The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 93 61 91
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +30
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 11 25 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.83% 2.48% 0.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.92% 32.47% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 25 3
Average salary £23,000 £37,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.83% +23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,800 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £45,000 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -11.76%
SCCM
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Systems Management Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
48 77 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.62% 7.65% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 34 62 27
Average salary £41,250 £32,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.90% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £28,000 £23,528
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCCM across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SCCM
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCCM across the Wales region.

SCCM Salary Trend in Wales

SCCM
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCCM across the Wales region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

SCCM Salary Histogram in Wales

SCCM
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Wales region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -33 11 £23,000 -37.83%
SCCM
UK

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing SCCM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SCCM.

1 14 (87.50%) Windows
1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (68.75%) ITIL
3 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
3 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
3 9 (56.25%) VMware
3 9 (56.25%) Mentoring
4 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (43.75%) Welsh Language
5 7 (43.75%) Line Management
6 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
6 6 (37.50%) Service Delivery
6 6 (37.50%) McAfee
6 6 (37.50%) WSUS
7 5 (31.25%) Service Management
7 5 (31.25%) SCOM
7 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
7 5 (31.25%) Office 365
7 5 (31.25%) Coaching
8 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
8 4 (25.00%) DNS
8 4 (25.00%) NetApp
8 4 (25.00%) Change Management
8 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (25.00%) SQL
8 4 (25.00%) MS Office
9 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
9 3 (18.75%) HP

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing SCCM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SCCM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) Lync
1 2 (12.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (31.25%) Office 365
3 3 (18.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (18.75%) DHCP
3 2 (12.50%) SAN
3 2 (12.50%) LAN
3 2 (12.50%) VoIP
3 2 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 7 (43.75%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) SCCM Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Server Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
6 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
6 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Configuration Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) MI Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) iPad
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) CMDB
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (12.50%) Android
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) ITIL
2 9 (56.25%) Mentoring
3 7 (43.75%) Line Management
4 6 (37.50%) Service Delivery
5 5 (31.25%) Service Management
5 5 (31.25%) Coaching
6 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Change Management
6 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3
8 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
9 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
9 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
9 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (6.25%) Software Asset Management
9 1 (6.25%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (18.75%) MCSE
1 3 (18.75%) MCSA
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (12.50%) MCTS
2 2 (12.50%) MCITP
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (6.25%) VCP4
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) WSUS
2 5 (31.25%) SCOM
3 2 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
4 1 (6.25%) SCSM
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) VMware
3 6 (37.50%) McAfee
4 4 (25.00%) NetApp
5 3 (18.75%) HP
5 3 (18.75%) Citrix
5 3 (18.75%) SolarWinds
6 2 (12.50%) BT
6 2 (12.50%) Lotus
6 2 (12.50%) Apple
6 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
6 2 (12.50%) Symantec
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco
7 1 (6.25%) Remedy