The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 160 135 101
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -34
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 68 78 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.18% 1.45% 2.28%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.88% 26.99% 27.02%
Number of salaries quoted 50 69 78
Average salary £46,250 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £28,482 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -6.97%
SCCM
England

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

Systems Management Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
342 289 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.92% 5.37% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 291 251 367
Average salary £46,250 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,750 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SCCM
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

SCCM Salary Trend in the West Midlands

SCCM
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCCM across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

SCCM Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

SCCM
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
Birmingham +7 46 £55,000 +18.27% 2
Herefordshire +3 9 £46,250 +8.82%
Staffordshire 0 4 £31,500 -11.26% 1
West Bromwich - 4 - -
Shropshire 0 1 £35,000 -
Solihull -1 1 £32,000 -15.78%
Walsall - 1 £28,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £28,000 -
Dudley - 1 £28,000 -
Halesowen - 1 £28,000 -
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 87 (70.16%) Active Directory
2 80 (64.52%) Windows
3 63 (50.81%) VMware
4 62 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 51 (41.13%) SCOM
6 41 (33.06%) Hyper-V
7 40 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
8 36 (29.03%) ITIL
9 33 (26.61%) MS Exchange
10 31 (25.00%) Citrix
11 29 (23.39%) Lync
12 25 (20.16%) Windows Server 2012
13 24 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
14 23 (18.55%) Microsoft Azure
14 23 (18.55%) SAN
15 22 (17.74%) Cisco
16 21 (16.94%) DNS
16 21 (16.94%) XenApp
16 21 (16.94%) Data Centre
17 20 (16.13%) XenDesktop
17 20 (16.13%) MS Excel
18 19 (15.32%) DHCP
18 19 (15.32%) SQL
18 19 (15.32%) Exchange Server 2010
19 18 (14.52%) vSphere
19 18 (14.52%) SharePoint
19 18 (14.52%) Microsoft Certification
20 17 (13.71%) Windows Server 2003
20 17 (13.71%) Security Cleared
20 17 (13.71%) Forefront Identity Manager

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 33 (26.61%) MS Exchange
2 29 (23.39%) Lync
3 19 (15.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (14.52%) SharePoint
5 10 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.42%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (2.42%) IIS
7 2 (1.61%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.81%) Apache
8 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 20 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.68%) MS Office
3 2 (1.61%) CATIA
4 1 (0.81%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (18.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (11.29%) Office 365
3 12 (9.68%) IaaS
4 5 (4.03%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.81%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 23 (18.55%) SAN
2 21 (16.94%) DNS
3 19 (15.32%) DHCP
4 12 (9.68%) TCP/IP
5 8 (6.45%) VLAN
6 6 (4.84%) VoIP
7 5 (4.03%) LAN
7 5 (4.03%) Wireless
7 5 (4.03%) WAN
8 4 (3.23%) NetScaler
8 4 (3.23%) IPsec
8 4 (3.23%) MPLS
8 4 (3.23%) Firewall
9 3 (2.42%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (1.61%) NAS
10 2 (1.61%) Unified Communications
10 2 (1.61%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (1.61%) VPN
11 1 (0.81%) HTTP
11 1 (0.81%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.81%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.81%) MSI
General
1 14 (11.29%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.84%) Finance
2 6 (4.84%) Legal
3 4 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.23%) Back Office
3 4 (3.23%) Law
4 2 (1.61%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.81%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 31 (25.00%) Architect
2 19 (15.32%) Solutions Architect
3 16 (12.90%) Consultant
4 12 (9.68%) Analyst
4 12 (9.68%) Support Analyst
5 11 (8.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (8.87%) Enterprise Architect
6 10 (8.06%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 9 (7.26%) Citrix Specialist
7 9 (7.26%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (6.45%) Help Desk Analyst
8 8 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (6.45%) Help Desk Support
8 8 (6.45%) Support Engineer
8 8 (6.45%) Administrator
8 8 (6.45%) Help Desk Support Analyst
9 7 (5.65%) Infrastructure Architect
9 7 (5.65%) Team Leader
9 7 (5.65%) Infrastructure Manager
10 6 (4.84%) Desktop Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.23%) CGI
2 1 (0.81%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.94%) Data Centre
2 11 (8.87%) Private Cloud
3 7 (5.65%) Blackberry
3 7 (5.65%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.03%) Clustering
6 4 (3.23%) GIS
6 4 (3.23%) User Experience
7 3 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.42%) Replication
7 3 (2.42%) FMCG
7 3 (2.42%) HP Storage
8 2 (1.61%) Statistics
8 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.61%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.81%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 80 (64.52%) Windows
2 25 (20.16%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (13.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (8.06%) Windows 7
6 8 (6.45%) Linux
7 7 (5.65%) AIX
8 6 (4.84%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.61%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.81%) UNIX
10 1 (0.81%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (29.03%) ITIL
2 11 (8.87%) Information Security
2 11 (8.87%) TOGAF
2 11 (8.87%) Enterprise Architecture
3 10 (8.06%) Technical Architecture
3 10 (8.06%) Migration
3 10 (8.06%) Service Management
4 9 (7.26%) Time Management
5 7 (5.65%) Service Delivery
6 5 (4.03%) PRINCE2
6 5 (4.03%) Change Control
7 4 (3.23%) Change Management
7 4 (3.23%) Project Management
7 4 (3.23%) ITSM
7 4 (3.23%) Business Development
8 3 (2.42%) Supplier Management
8 3 (2.42%) Incident Management
8 3 (2.42%) Configuration Management
8 3 (2.42%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (2.42%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (15.32%) SQL
2 9 (7.26%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.23%) VBScript
3 4 (3.23%) VB
4 3 (2.42%) C
5 2 (1.61%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (14.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (13.71%) Security Cleared
3 14 (11.29%) MCSE
4 13 (10.48%) SC Cleared
5 11 (8.87%) CCA
5 11 (8.87%) Citrix Certification
6 8 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (5.65%) MCITP
8 6 (4.84%) MCSA
9 5 (4.03%) Degree
10 3 (2.42%) NCDA
10 3 (2.42%) NCIE
10 3 (2.42%) CCNA
10 3 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (2.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.61%) MCTS
12 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.81%) VCAP
12 1 (0.81%) HP MASE
12 1 (0.81%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.29%) SLA
System Software
1 87 (70.16%) Active Directory
2 41 (33.06%) Hyper-V
3 40 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (16.94%) XenApp
5 20 (16.13%) XenDesktop
6 18 (14.52%) vSphere
7 6 (4.84%) Terminal Services
8 5 (4.03%) VMware ESX
9 4 (3.23%) BitLocker
10 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (1.61%) vCloud
11 1 (0.81%) XenServer
11 1 (0.81%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 51 (41.13%) SCOM
2 17 (13.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 13 (10.48%) SCVMM
4 7 (5.65%) Backup Exec
4 7 (5.65%) WSUS
5 6 (4.84%) SCSM
5 6 (4.84%) SCDPM
6 5 (4.03%) NetBackup
6 5 (4.03%) Windows Intune
7 2 (1.61%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.81%) MOM
8 1 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.81%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 63 (50.81%) VMware
2 62 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 31 (25.00%) Citrix
4 22 (17.74%) Cisco
5 15 (12.10%) HP
6 12 (9.68%) AppSense
7 10 (8.06%) Dell
7 10 (8.06%) EMC
7 10 (8.06%) NetApp
8 6 (4.84%) 3PAR
9 5 (4.03%) BT
9 5 (4.03%) IBM
10 4 (3.23%) CA
10 4 (3.23%) Remedy
10 4 (3.23%) ServiceNow
10 4 (3.23%) Computacenter
10 4 (3.23%) LANDesk
11 3 (2.42%) Nimble Storage
12 2 (1.61%) IPFX
12 2 (1.61%) Autodesk
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £18k - 25k per year + Pension, Medical, 36 hols
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London, Coventry, Sheffiled
Trustmarque
Salary: Up to £30,000
Posted: 11 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Sainsburys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago