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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 148 150 160
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 68 63 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.24% 1.15% 1.02%
As % of the Systems Management category 24.20% 14.96% 22.12%
Number of salaries quoted 60 38 39
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,728 £25,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,150 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +7.50%
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
281 421 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.10% 7.70% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 251 354 182
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 15 September 2014.

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 15 September 2014. 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 -9 22 £36,479 -27.04% 3
Coventry -6 21 £40,000 -14.89%
Herefordshire - 7 £40,000 -
Solihull -2 6 £37,500 +1.35%
Staffordshire -10 4 £35,500 -25.26%
Warwickshire - 3 £32,397 - 1
Shropshire - 1 - -
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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.

1 121 (81.21%) Windows
2 94 (63.09%) Microsoft
3 81 (54.36%) Active Directory
4 76 (51.01%) Citrix
5 74 (49.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 68 (45.64%) VMware
7 66 (44.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 60 (40.27%) SCOM
9 58 (38.93%) Microsoft Certification
10 52 (34.90%) Windows 7
11 45 (30.20%) VMware Infrastructure
12 44 (29.53%) Hyper-V
13 40 (26.85%) XenDesktop
14 39 (26.17%) MCSE
15 36 (24.16%) MS Exchange
16 35 (23.49%) MS Excel
17 32 (21.48%) Windows Server 2003
18 31 (20.81%) XenApp
19 30 (20.13%) Cisco
19 30 (20.13%) WAN
20 29 (19.46%) HP
20 29 (19.46%) Microsoft App-V
21 27 (18.12%) Internet
22 26 (17.45%) SharePoint
22 26 (17.45%) Finance
23 25 (16.78%) TCP/IP
23 25 (16.78%) SQL Server
24 24 (16.11%) ITIL
24 24 (16.11%) SAN
25 23 (15.44%) DNS

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 36 (24.16%) MS Exchange
2 26 (17.45%) SharePoint
3 20 (13.42%) Lync
4 19 (12.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 19 (12.75%) Exchange Server 2013
5 17 (11.41%) SharePoint Server
6 15 (10.07%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (6.04%) IIS
8 4 (2.68%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 35 (23.49%) MS Excel
2 17 (11.41%) MS Office
3 2 (1.34%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.67%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.67%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (20.13%) WAN
2 27 (18.12%) Internet
3 25 (16.78%) TCP/IP
4 24 (16.11%) SAN
5 23 (15.44%) Firewall
5 23 (15.44%) DNS
5 23 (15.44%) LAN
6 19 (12.75%) DHCP
7 12 (8.05%) NetScaler
8 11 (7.38%) NAS
9 8 (5.37%) ADSL
9 8 (5.37%) VPN
10 7 (4.70%) VoIP
10 7 (4.70%) Unified Communications
11 6 (4.03%) Cisco PIX
11 6 (4.03%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (3.36%) Symposium
12 5 (3.36%) Intranet
13 4 (2.68%) IP Telephony
13 4 (2.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (16.78%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (3.36%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (10.74%) MSI
2 11 (7.38%) InstallShield
2 11 (7.38%) AdminStudio
General
1 26 (17.45%) Finance
2 16 (10.74%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.68%) Retail
4 1 (0.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (15.44%) Architect
2 20 (13.42%) Analyst
3 18 (12.08%) Support Engineer
4 16 (10.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 15 (10.07%) Technical Architect
6 14 (9.40%) Technical Specialist
6 14 (9.40%) Server Engineer
7 13 (8.72%) Consultant
7 13 (8.72%) Support Analyst
8 11 (7.38%) 3rd Line Support
8 11 (7.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (4.70%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (4.70%) Infrastructure Architect
9 7 (4.70%) Microsoft Consultant
10 6 (4.03%) Citrix Specialist
10 6 (4.03%) Citrix Engineer
11 5 (3.36%) Infrastructure Team Leader
11 5 (3.36%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 5 (3.36%) Administrator
11 5 (3.36%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (13.42%) Application Packaging
2 6 (4.03%) COM
3 4 (2.68%) Web Services
3 4 (2.68%) XML
3 4 (2.68%) Software Packaging
3 4 (2.68%) .NET
4 3 (2.01%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.05%) Clustering
2 10 (6.71%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.34%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.34%) Replication
3 2 (1.34%) PKI
4 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 121 (81.21%) Windows
2 74 (49.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 66 (44.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 52 (34.90%) Windows 7
5 32 (21.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (10.74%) Windows 8
7 14 (9.40%) Windows XP
8 4 (2.68%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (16.11%) ITIL
2 15 (10.07%) Project Management
3 12 (8.05%) Network Monitoring
4 11 (7.38%) Customer Engagement
4 11 (7.38%) Business Development
5 8 (5.37%) Change Control
6 7 (4.70%) Compatibility Testing
6 7 (4.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (4.03%) Software Licensing
8 5 (3.36%) Change Management
9 4 (2.68%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (2.01%) Mentoring
10 3 (2.01%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (2.01%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (2.01%) Service Delivery
10 3 (2.01%) PRINCE2
10 3 (2.01%) Security Management
10 3 (2.01%) Workflow
11 2 (1.34%) Time Management
11 2 (1.34%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 20 (13.42%) PowerShell
2 15 (10.07%) VBScript
2 15 (10.07%) VB
3 12 (8.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 58 (38.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (26.17%) MCSE
3 18 (12.08%) MCSA
4 15 (10.07%) MCP
5 13 (8.72%) Citrix Certification
6 12 (8.05%) Degree
7 11 (7.38%) CCA
8 10 (6.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (6.04%) Security Cleared
10 7 (4.70%) SC Cleared
11 4 (2.68%) CCEE
11 4 (2.68%) CCAA
11 4 (2.68%) MCITP
12 3 (2.01%) HND
13 2 (1.34%) CCEA
13 2 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (1.34%) CCIA
13 2 (1.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 1 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.67%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.68%) SLA
System Software
1 81 (54.36%) Active Directory
2 45 (30.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (29.53%) Hyper-V
4 40 (26.85%) XenDesktop
5 31 (20.81%) XenApp
6 29 (19.46%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (5.37%) Terminal Services
8 7 (4.70%) UAG
9 6 (4.03%) vSphere
9 6 (4.03%) Forefront TMG
9 6 (4.03%) IAG
9 6 (4.03%) ISA Server
10 4 (2.68%) VMware ESX
10 4 (2.68%) Terminal Server
10 4 (2.68%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.67%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 60 (40.27%) SCOM
2 15 (10.07%) SCDPM
3 14 (9.40%) AppDNA
4 13 (8.72%) SCVMM
5 8 (5.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 6 (4.03%) WSUS
6 6 (4.03%) Cacti
6 6 (4.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 6 (4.03%) SCOrch
6 6 (4.03%) SCSM
7 5 (3.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 5 (3.36%) NetBackup
8 4 (2.68%) EMC NetWorker
8 4 (2.68%) MAILsweeper
9 3 (2.01%) Backup Exec
10 2 (1.34%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (0.67%) Nagios
11 1 (0.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 94 (63.09%) Microsoft
2 76 (51.01%) Citrix
3 68 (45.64%) VMware
4 30 (20.13%) Cisco
5 29 (19.46%) HP
6 18 (12.08%) SolarWinds
7 17 (11.41%) AppSense
8 13 (8.72%) Symantec
9 12 (8.05%) EMC
10 9 (6.04%) NetApp
11 8 (5.37%) Intel
12 6 (4.03%) CheckPoint
13 4 (2.68%) Finjan
13 4 (2.68%) CommVault
13 4 (2.68%) Dell
13 4 (2.68%) Fujitsu
14 3 (2.01%) IBM
14 3 (2.01%) Nimsoft
14 3 (2.01%) Spiceworks
15 1 (0.67%) ServiceNow
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