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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 188 145 144
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -1
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 42 65 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.73% 1.22% 1.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.95% 15.59% 20.07%
Number of salaries quoted 38 40 50
Average salary £36,479 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.20% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £55,000 £62,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +1.26%
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
281 417 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.89% 7.84% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 229 331 241
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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 31 October 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 31 October 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 -20 19 £36,479 -27.04% 10
Coventry -10 12 £32,000 -32.63%
Solihull -10 6 £37,500 +1.35%
Herefordshire - 3 £40,000 -
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 93 (79.49%) Windows
2 71 (60.68%) Microsoft
3 65 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 62 (52.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 58 (49.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 50 (42.74%) VMware
7 49 (41.88%) Citrix
8 44 (37.61%) SCOM
9 38 (32.48%) Microsoft Certification
10 35 (29.91%) Windows 7
11 31 (26.50%) Hyper-V
12 30 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
13 29 (24.79%) Windows Server 2003
14 28 (23.93%) Finance
15 26 (22.22%) MS Excel
16 25 (21.37%) MCSE
16 25 (21.37%) SharePoint
17 24 (20.51%) WAN
18 23 (19.66%) LAN
19 21 (17.95%) MS Exchange
19 21 (17.95%) ITIL
19 21 (17.95%) Microsoft App-V
20 20 (17.09%) MS Office
20 20 (17.09%) Cisco
20 20 (17.09%) XenDesktop
21 19 (16.24%) HP
21 19 (16.24%) Internet
21 19 (16.24%) SQL Server
22 18 (15.38%) Application Packaging
22 18 (15.38%) Lync

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 25 (21.37%) SharePoint
2 21 (17.95%) MS Exchange
3 18 (15.38%) Lync
4 16 (13.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (10.26%) SharePoint Server
6 8 (6.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (6.84%) IIS
7 6 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (3.42%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.71%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 26 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 20 (17.09%) MS Office
3 2 (1.71%) MS Project
4 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.55%) Office 365
2 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (20.51%) WAN
2 23 (19.66%) LAN
3 19 (16.24%) Internet
4 17 (14.53%) SAN
5 16 (13.68%) TCP/IP
6 13 (11.11%) Firewall
7 12 (10.26%) DNS
8 10 (8.55%) DHCP
9 9 (7.69%) NAS
10 6 (5.13%) NetScaler
10 6 (5.13%) Symposium
10 6 (5.13%) IP Telephony
11 5 (4.27%) Unified Communications
12 3 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
12 3 (2.56%) iSCSI
12 3 (2.56%) Wireless
13 2 (1.71%) Intranet
13 2 (1.71%) VPN
13 2 (1.71%) ADSL
13 2 (1.71%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.24%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (5.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (11.97%) MSI
2 10 (8.55%) InstallShield
2 10 (8.55%) AdminStudio
General
1 28 (23.93%) Finance
2 16 (13.68%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.42%) Retail
3 4 (3.42%) Law
4 3 (2.56%) Legal
5 2 (1.71%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (14.53%) Analyst
2 13 (11.11%) Consultant
2 13 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (9.40%) Architect
3 11 (9.40%) Technical Specialist
4 10 (8.55%) Server Engineer
5 7 (5.98%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 7 (5.98%) Support Analyst
5 7 (5.98%) Team Leader
5 7 (5.98%) Desktop Support
5 7 (5.98%) Technical Consultant
6 6 (5.13%) Technical Team Leader
6 6 (5.13%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 6 (5.13%) Citrix Engineer
6 6 (5.13%) Microsoft Specialist
6 6 (5.13%) Citrix Specialist
7 5 (4.27%) Telecoms Analyst
7 5 (4.27%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (4.27%) Technical Architect
7 5 (4.27%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (15.38%) Application Packaging
2 6 (5.13%) Software Packaging
3 4 (3.42%) .NET
4 2 (1.71%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.71%) Web Services
4 2 (1.71%) XML
4 2 (1.71%) OCX
5 1 (0.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.40%) Clustering
2 3 (2.56%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.71%) PKI
3 2 (1.71%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.85%) Replication
4 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 93 (79.49%) Windows
2 62 (52.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 58 (49.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 35 (29.91%) Windows 7
5 29 (24.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (7.69%) Windows 8
7 7 (5.98%) Windows XP
8 4 (3.42%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.95%) ITIL
2 9 (7.69%) Change Control
3 8 (6.84%) Project Management
3 8 (6.84%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (5.98%) Change Management
5 6 (5.13%) Compatibility Testing
5 6 (5.13%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (4.27%) Software Licensing
6 5 (4.27%) PRINCE2
7 4 (3.42%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (2.56%) Business Continuity
9 2 (1.71%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (1.71%) Security Management
9 2 (1.71%) CRM
9 2 (1.71%) Configuration Management
9 2 (1.71%) MOF
9 2 (1.71%) People Management
9 2 (1.71%) Business Development
9 2 (1.71%) Mentoring
9 2 (1.71%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.53%) PowerShell
2 13 (11.11%) VBScript
2 13 (11.11%) VB
3 9 (7.69%) SQL
4 2 (1.71%) C#
Qualifications
1 38 (32.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (21.37%) MCSE
3 16 (13.68%) MCSA
4 12 (10.26%) Security Cleared
5 11 (9.40%) Citrix Certification
6 10 (8.55%) SC Cleared
7 9 (7.69%) CCA
8 7 (5.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (5.13%) Degree
10 5 (4.27%) CCNA
10 5 (4.27%) MCITP
11 4 (3.42%) HND
12 3 (2.56%) MCP
13 2 (1.71%) CCEE
13 2 (1.71%) CCAA
13 2 (1.71%) CCIA
13 2 (1.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 1 (0.85%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.42%) SLA
System Software
1 65 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 31 (26.50%) Hyper-V
3 30 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (17.95%) Microsoft App-V
5 20 (17.09%) XenDesktop
6 16 (13.68%) XenApp
7 8 (6.84%) vSphere
8 6 (5.13%) VMware ESX
9 4 (3.42%) VMware Server
10 2 (1.71%) Terminal Server
10 2 (1.71%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.85%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.85%) IAG
11 1 (0.85%) UAG
Systems Management
1 44 (37.61%) SCOM
2 16 (13.68%) SCDPM
3 14 (11.97%) SCVMM
4 10 (8.55%) AppDNA
5 8 (6.84%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 6 (5.13%) SCSM
7 5 (4.27%) SCOrch
7 5 (4.27%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (1.71%) MAILsweeper
8 2 (1.71%) EdgeSight
8 2 (1.71%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (1.71%) Windows Intune
9 1 (0.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.85%) Nagios
9 1 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.85%) WSUS
9 1 (0.85%) Cacti
Vendors
1 71 (60.68%) Microsoft
2 50 (42.74%) VMware
3 49 (41.88%) Citrix
4 20 (17.09%) Cisco
5 19 (16.24%) HP
6 14 (11.97%) AppSense
7 11 (9.40%) SolarWinds
8 6 (5.13%) Symantec
9 5 (4.27%) EMC
10 4 (3.42%) Fujitsu
11 3 (2.56%) Dell
12 2 (1.71%) Intel
12 2 (1.71%) CommVault
12 2 (1.71%) Finjan
12 2 (1.71%) Nimsoft
12 2 (1.71%) Spiceworks
13 1 (0.85%) Meraki
13 1 (0.85%) Kaseya
13 1 (0.85%) Sophos
13 1 (0.85%) Google
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