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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 145 118 122
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +4
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 59 62 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.21% 1.52% 1.65%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.10% 23.48% 26.86%
Number of salaries quoted 33 42 55
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,100 £26,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -11.76%
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
267 264 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.46% 6.45% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 204 203 216
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -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 6 March 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 6 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 42 £55,000 +46.66% 2
Coventry -26 6 £41,500 +9.13% 3
Wolverhampton - 4 £36,000 - 2
Walsall - 3 - -
Warwickshire -10 2 £36,500 +39.04% 1
Shropshire - 1 £37,500 -
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 69 (65.71%) Windows
2 54 (51.43%) Active Directory
3 49 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 46 (43.81%) SCOM
5 29 (27.62%) MS Excel
6 28 (26.67%) VMware
6 28 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (26.67%) Windows 7
7 25 (23.81%) Hyper-V
8 24 (22.86%) ITIL
9 23 (21.90%) Windows Server 2012
10 20 (19.05%) MS Exchange
11 18 (17.14%) Service Delivery
11 18 (17.14%) HP
11 18 (17.14%) Cisco
11 18 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (16.19%) SAN
12 17 (16.19%) DNS
12 17 (16.19%) Blackberry
12 17 (16.19%) Exchange Server 2010
13 16 (15.24%) Law
14 15 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
14 15 (14.29%) SCVMM
15 14 (13.33%) Time Management
15 14 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
15 14 (13.33%) User Experience
15 14 (13.33%) Legal
15 14 (13.33%) MS Office
16 13 (12.38%) vSphere
16 13 (12.38%) Use Case

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 20 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 17 (16.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (9.52%) SharePoint
5 9 (8.57%) Lync
6 7 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (5.71%) IIS
8 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.95%) Apache
9 1 (0.95%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 29 (27.62%) MS Excel
2 14 (13.33%) MS Office
3 1 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) assyst
1 1 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.71%) Office 365
3 3 (2.86%) IaaS
4 1 (0.95%) PaaS
4 1 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (16.19%) DNS
1 17 (16.19%) SAN
2 11 (10.48%) DHCP
3 10 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 10 (9.52%) WAN
4 9 (8.57%) LAN
5 6 (5.71%) Internet
5 6 (5.71%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (4.76%) Firewall
7 3 (2.86%) VPN
7 3 (2.86%) VLAN
7 3 (2.86%) NAS
7 3 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (1.90%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.90%) VoIP
8 2 (1.90%) ISDN
8 2 (1.90%) Wireless
8 2 (1.90%) Symposium
8 2 (1.90%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.95%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.95%) MySQL
General
1 16 (15.24%) Law
2 14 (13.33%) Legal
3 12 (11.43%) Finance
4 7 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.86%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (18.10%) Desktop Support
1 19 (18.10%) Support Engineer
2 18 (17.14%) Consultant
3 17 (16.19%) Team Leader
4 15 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 14 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
5 14 (13.33%) Support Team Leader
5 14 (13.33%) Desktop Support Team Leader
5 14 (13.33%) Desktop Team Leader
6 13 (12.38%) Analyst
7 12 (11.43%) Systems Support
8 11 (10.48%) Architect
8 11 (10.48%) Systems Support Engineer
9 10 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
9 10 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (8.57%) Support Analyst
11 8 (7.62%) 3rd Line Support
12 6 (5.71%) Data Architect
12 6 (5.71%) Infrastructure Consultant
12 6 (5.71%) Data Centre Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.86%) .NET
2 2 (1.90%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.90%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.95%) COM
3 1 (0.95%) Web Services
3 1 (0.95%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.19%) Blackberry
2 14 (13.33%) User Experience
3 7 (6.67%) Clustering
4 5 (4.76%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.81%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.86%) Statistics
7 2 (1.90%) Replication
8 1 (0.95%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.95%) CMDB
8 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 69 (65.71%) Windows
2 28 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 28 (26.67%) Windows 7
3 23 (21.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (6.67%) Linux
6 6 (5.71%) Windows XP
6 6 (5.71%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.90%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.95%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.95%) UNIX
8 1 (0.95%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.86%) ITIL
2 18 (17.14%) Service Delivery
3 14 (13.33%) Time Management
4 13 (12.38%) Use Case
5 9 (8.57%) Change Management
6 7 (6.67%) Change Control
7 5 (4.76%) PRINCE2
7 5 (4.76%) Service Management
7 5 (4.76%) Migration
7 5 (4.76%) Data Protection
8 3 (2.86%) IT Asset Management
8 3 (2.86%) Business Continuity
8 3 (2.86%) Project Management
8 3 (2.86%) Configuration Management
8 3 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (2.86%) Software Deployment
8 3 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (2.86%) Matrix Management
8 3 (2.86%) Asset Management
8 3 (2.86%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.62%) SQL
2 6 (5.71%) C
3 5 (4.76%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.90%) C#
5 1 (0.95%) VBScript
5 1 (0.95%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (10.48%) MCSE
1 11 (10.48%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (10.48%) SC Cleared
1 11 (10.48%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.71%) CCNA
2 6 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (4.76%) Degree
4 4 (3.81%) MCTS
5 3 (2.86%) MCSA
5 3 (2.86%) VCP4
5 3 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.90%) HND
6 2 (1.90%) CCA
6 2 (1.90%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (1.90%) MCITP
6 2 (1.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.95%) CCEA
7 1 (0.95%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.90%) SLA
1 2 (1.90%) QA
System Software
1 54 (51.43%) Active Directory
2 25 (23.81%) Hyper-V
3 15 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (12.38%) vSphere
5 7 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (4.76%) VMware ESX
7 4 (3.81%) XenApp
8 3 (2.86%) XenDesktop
8 3 (2.86%) Terminal Services
8 3 (2.86%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.95%) IAG
9 1 (0.95%) UAG
9 1 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.95%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.95%) Firmware
9 1 (0.95%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.95%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 46 (43.81%) SCOM
2 15 (14.29%) SCVMM
3 11 (10.48%) SCDPM
4 9 (8.57%) SCSM
5 8 (7.62%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 5 (4.76%) WSUS
7 4 (3.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (2.86%) Tivoli
9 2 (1.90%) SCOrch
9 2 (1.90%) Windows Intune
10 1 (0.95%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.95%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.95%) MAILsweeper
10 1 (0.95%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.95%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.95%) Cacti
10 1 (0.95%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.95%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 49 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 28 (26.67%) VMware
3 18 (17.14%) Cisco
3 18 (17.14%) HP
4 10 (9.52%) Citrix
5 7 (6.67%) NetApp
5 7 (6.67%) 3PAR
6 6 (5.71%) IBM
6 6 (5.71%) Dell
6 6 (5.71%) EMC
7 4 (3.81%) AppSense
8 3 (2.86%) LANDesk
8 3 (2.86%) Symantec
9 1 (0.95%) McAfee
9 1 (0.95%) Sophos
9 1 (0.95%) Lumension
9 1 (0.95%) Finjan
9 1 (0.95%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.95%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.95%) Avaya
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