The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 133 97 155
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +58
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 69 129 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.28% 2.33% 1.00%
As % of the Systems Management category 27.49% 27.62% 23.67%
Number of salaries quoted 61 80 42
Average salary £38,000 £43,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.64% -13.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +2.40%
Systems Management Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
251 467 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.66% 8.43% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 226 366 166
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +5.59%
SCCM
England

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 24 July 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 24 July 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
(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 -12 21 £46,500 -9.26% 8
Coventry -28 20 £37,500 -18.91% 4
Solihull -12 10 £40,250 +8.78% 1
Herefordshire - 5 £40,000 -
Warwickshire +11 4 £32,397 -12.44%
Staffordshire -4 4 £35,500 -21.11%
Shropshire -5 1 - -
Worcestershire - 1 £27,500 - 2
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 114 (74.03%) Windows
2 101 (65.58%) Microsoft
3 90 (58.44%) Active Directory
4 70 (45.45%) Citrix
5 64 (41.56%) SCOM
6 62 (40.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 58 (37.66%) Microsoft Certification
8 56 (36.36%) Windows 7
9 54 (35.06%) VMware
10 50 (32.47%) Hyper-V
11 46 (29.87%) Windows Server 2012
12 41 (26.62%) MCSE
13 40 (25.97%) Microsoft App-V
14 39 (25.32%) MS Excel
15 38 (24.68%) XenDesktop
16 36 (23.38%) VMware Infrastructure
17 35 (22.73%) MS Exchange
18 32 (20.78%) XenApp
19 31 (20.13%) Windows Server 2003
20 29 (18.83%) WAN
21 28 (18.18%) Cisco
22 26 (16.88%) Finance
23 25 (16.23%) TCP/IP
23 25 (16.23%) Internet
24 24 (15.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
25 23 (14.94%) Firewall
25 23 (14.94%) HP
25 23 (14.94%) SQL Server
25 23 (14.94%) MCP
25 23 (14.94%) AppSense

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 35 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 24 (15.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 22 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 19 (12.34%) Lync
5 17 (11.04%) Exchange Server 2010
6 16 (10.39%) SharePoint Server
7 15 (9.74%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (3.90%) IIS
10 4 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2000
11 3 (1.95%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 39 (25.32%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.79%) MS Office
3 3 (1.95%) MS Project
4 1 (0.65%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Exchequer
1 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.65%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (18.83%) WAN
2 25 (16.23%) TCP/IP
2 25 (16.23%) Internet
3 23 (14.94%) Firewall
4 20 (12.99%) LAN
4 20 (12.99%) DNS
5 19 (12.34%) SAN
6 14 (9.09%) DHCP
7 12 (7.79%) VPN
8 10 (6.49%) ADSL
8 10 (6.49%) NetScaler
9 8 (5.19%) NAS
10 7 (4.55%) VoIP
11 6 (3.90%) Cisco PIX
11 6 (3.90%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (3.90%) Unified Communications
12 5 (3.25%) Wireless
12 5 (3.25%) Intranet
13 4 (2.60%) Symposium
14 3 (1.95%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.95%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (12.99%) MSI
2 11 (7.14%) InstallShield
3 10 (6.49%) AdminStudio
4 2 (1.30%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 26 (16.88%) Finance
2 18 (11.69%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.55%) Retail
4 3 (1.95%) Legal
5 2 (1.30%) Advertising
6 1 (0.65%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 25 (16.23%) Architect
2 23 (14.94%) Analyst
3 22 (14.29%) Consultant
4 20 (12.99%) Support Engineer
5 16 (10.39%) Technical Architect
5 16 (10.39%) Support Analyst
6 15 (9.74%) 3rd Line Support
7 14 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 11 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (6.49%) Microsoft Consultant
10 8 (5.19%) Technical Specialist
10 8 (5.19%) Infrastructure Architect
10 8 (5.19%) 2nd Line Support
11 7 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
11 7 (4.55%) Applications Packager
11 7 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 7 (4.55%) Server Engineer
12 6 (3.90%) Systems Administrator
12 6 (3.90%) Administrator
13 5 (3.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.69%) Application Packaging
2 6 (3.90%) COM
3 3 (1.95%) OCX
3 3 (1.95%) Web Services
3 3 (1.95%) XML
3 3 (1.95%) .NET
4 1 (0.65%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.74%) Blackberry
2 12 (7.79%) Clustering
3 4 (2.60%) PKI
4 3 (1.95%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.30%) Replication
6 1 (0.65%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.65%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 114 (74.03%) Windows
2 62 (40.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 56 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 46 (29.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (20.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (12.34%) Windows XP
7 17 (11.04%) Windows 8
8 5 (3.25%) Linux
9 1 (0.65%) AIX
9 1 (0.65%) HPUX
9 1 (0.65%) Solaris
9 1 (0.65%) UNIX
9 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (12.34%) ITIL
2 16 (10.39%) Project Management
3 11 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
3 11 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
3 11 (7.14%) Business Development
4 8 (5.19%) Migration
5 6 (3.90%) Data Protection
5 6 (3.90%) Compatibility Testing
5 6 (3.90%) Change Control
5 6 (3.90%) PRINCE2
5 6 (3.90%) Service Delivery
6 5 (3.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (2.60%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (2.60%) Network Load Balancing
7 4 (2.60%) Configuration Management
8 3 (1.95%) Workflow
8 3 (1.95%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (1.95%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (1.30%) Server Monitoring
9 2 (1.30%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 20 (12.99%) PowerShell
2 13 (8.44%) SQL
3 12 (7.79%) VBScript
3 12 (7.79%) VB
4 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 58 (37.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (26.62%) MCSE
3 23 (14.94%) MCP
4 14 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 13 (8.44%) Degree
5 13 (8.44%) MCSA
6 8 (5.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (5.19%) MCITP
6 8 (5.19%) Citrix Certification
7 7 (4.55%) CCA
7 7 (4.55%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (2.60%) MCTS
9 3 (1.95%) HND
9 3 (1.95%) CCEE
9 3 (1.95%) CCAA
10 2 (1.30%) CCEA
11 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.65%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.60%) SLA
2 1 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 90 (58.44%) Active Directory
2 50 (32.47%) Hyper-V
3 40 (25.97%) Microsoft App-V
4 38 (24.68%) XenDesktop
5 36 (23.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 32 (20.78%) XenApp
7 11 (7.14%) UAG
7 11 (7.14%) Terminal Services
8 10 (6.49%) Forefront TMG
9 6 (3.90%) IAG
9 6 (3.90%) ISA Server
10 3 (1.95%) Terminal Server
10 3 (1.95%) vSphere
11 2 (1.30%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.65%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.65%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.65%) Xen
12 1 (0.65%) XenServer
12 1 (0.65%) KVM
Systems Management
1 64 (41.56%) SCOM
2 14 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 12 (7.79%) SCVMM
3 12 (7.79%) AppDNA
4 10 (6.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 9 (5.84%) SCDPM
6 8 (5.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 7 (4.55%) WSUS
8 6 (3.90%) Cacti
8 6 (3.90%) SCOrch
9 5 (3.25%) SCSM
10 4 (2.60%) Backup Exec
10 4 (2.60%) MOM
11 3 (1.95%) MAILsweeper
11 3 (1.95%) EMC NetWorker
12 1 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
12 1 (0.65%) NetBackup
12 1 (0.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 1 (0.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 101 (65.58%) Microsoft
2 70 (45.45%) Citrix
3 54 (35.06%) VMware
4 28 (18.18%) Cisco
5 23 (14.94%) HP
5 23 (14.94%) AppSense
6 13 (8.44%) NetApp
6 13 (8.44%) Symantec
7 11 (7.14%) SolarWinds
7 11 (7.14%) EMC
8 10 (6.49%) Intel
9 7 (4.55%) Fujitsu
10 6 (3.90%) CheckPoint
11 4 (2.60%) Dell
12 3 (1.95%) CommVault
12 3 (1.95%) IBM
12 3 (1.95%) Finjan
13 2 (1.30%) Nimsoft
13 2 (1.30%) Spiceworks
14 1 (0.65%) Sage
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £4000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + pension + Healtcare
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
The Metropolitan Police Service
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
The Metropolitan Police Service
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Search Consultancy
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Health & Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Aximis West
Salary: £70,000 - £85,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K base + 10K Bonus + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £55K basic + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £32000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago