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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 164 138 94
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -44
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 58 77 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.00% 1.43% 2.47%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.21% 26.74% 30.09%
Number of salaries quoted 42 66 87
Average salary £45,500 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.75% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,406 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £62,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.61%
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
337 288 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.79% 5.33% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 291 241 347
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -3 31 £51,750 +8.94% 1
Herefordshire +1 11 £42,500 +6.25% 1
West Bromwich - 5 £52,500 -
Staffordshire +9 3 £31,500 -10.00% 1
Warwickshire -16 2 £47,500 +46.62%
Shropshire - 2 £36,750 -
Solihull +3 1 £32,000 -24.70%
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 80 (70.80%) Active Directory
2 77 (68.14%) Windows
3 56 (49.56%) VMware
4 54 (47.79%) Microsoft
5 46 (40.71%) SCOM
6 38 (33.63%) VMware Infrastructure
7 33 (29.20%) Hyper-V
7 33 (29.20%) MS Exchange
8 27 (23.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 26 (23.01%) Windows Server 2008
9 26 (23.01%) ITIL
10 25 (22.12%) Citrix
10 25 (22.12%) Lync
11 22 (19.47%) vSphere
11 22 (19.47%) Cisco
11 22 (19.47%) DNS
12 21 (18.58%) SAN
12 21 (18.58%) Exchange Server 2010
12 21 (18.58%) XenApp
13 20 (17.70%) XenDesktop
13 20 (17.70%) Windows Server 2003
14 19 (16.81%) DHCP
14 19 (16.81%) Data Centre
15 18 (15.93%) MS Excel
15 18 (15.93%) SQL
16 17 (15.04%) HP
16 17 (15.04%) Microsoft Azure
17 16 (14.16%) Windows 7
18 15 (13.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
18 15 (13.27%) Security Cleared

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (29.20%) MS Exchange
2 25 (22.12%) Lync
3 21 (18.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (13.27%) SharePoint
5 11 (9.73%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (3.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (3.54%) IIS
7 2 (1.77%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.88%) Apache
8 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (15.93%) MS Excel
2 12 (10.62%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (15.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (12.39%) Office 365
3 9 (7.96%) IaaS
4 5 (4.42%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.88%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 22 (19.47%) DNS
2 21 (18.58%) SAN
3 19 (16.81%) DHCP
4 12 (10.62%) TCP/IP
5 8 (7.08%) VLAN
6 6 (5.31%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (4.42%) VoIP
7 5 (4.42%) Wireless
8 4 (3.54%) IPsec
8 4 (3.54%) WAN
8 4 (3.54%) Firewall
8 4 (3.54%) LAN
8 4 (3.54%) NetScaler
9 3 (2.65%) VPN
9 3 (2.65%) MPLS
10 2 (1.77%) NAS
10 2 (1.77%) Unified Communications
10 2 (1.77%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (0.88%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.88%) MySQL
General
1 11 (9.73%) Telecoms
1 11 (9.73%) Legal
2 9 (7.96%) Law
3 6 (5.31%) Finance
4 4 (3.54%) Back Office
5 2 (1.77%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (23.89%) Architect
2 19 (16.81%) Solutions Architect
3 15 (13.27%) Consultant
4 11 (9.73%) Support Analyst
4 11 (9.73%) Analyst
4 11 (9.73%) Support Engineer
5 10 (8.85%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (7.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (7.96%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (7.96%) Desktop Support
6 9 (7.96%) Team Leader
6 9 (7.96%) Support Team Leader
6 9 (7.96%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 9 (7.96%) Desktop Support Team Leader
6 9 (7.96%) Desktop Team Leader
6 9 (7.96%) Citrix Specialist
7 8 (7.08%) Enterprise Architect
7 8 (7.08%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (7.08%) Administrator
8 6 (5.31%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.54%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.81%) Data Centre
2 12 (10.62%) Blackberry
3 9 (7.96%) User Experience
4 7 (6.19%) Private Cloud
5 5 (4.42%) Clustering
6 4 (3.54%) GIS
6 4 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.65%) HP Storage
7 3 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.65%) Replication
7 3 (2.65%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.77%) FMCG
8 2 (1.77%) Statistics
8 2 (1.77%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.88%) NHS
9 1 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 77 (68.14%) Windows
2 27 (23.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (23.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (17.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (14.16%) Windows 7
6 10 (8.85%) Linux
7 7 (6.19%) Windows 8
8 6 (5.31%) AIX
9 3 (2.65%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.88%) UNIX
10 1 (0.88%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.88%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.88%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.88%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (23.01%) ITIL
2 13 (11.50%) Time Management
3 11 (9.73%) Service Delivery
4 10 (8.85%) Migration
5 9 (7.96%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (7.08%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (7.08%) Information Security
6 8 (7.08%) TOGAF
7 7 (6.19%) Service Management
8 5 (4.42%) Use Case
9 4 (3.54%) Business Development
9 4 (3.54%) Change Control
9 4 (3.54%) ITSM
9 4 (3.54%) Change Management
9 4 (3.54%) PRINCE2
10 3 (2.65%) Matrix Management
11 2 (1.77%) Problem Management
11 2 (1.77%) Release Management
11 2 (1.77%) IT Governance
11 2 (1.77%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 18 (15.93%) SQL
2 9 (7.96%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.42%) C
4 4 (3.54%) VBScript
5 2 (1.77%) VB
5 2 (1.77%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (13.27%) Security Cleared
2 12 (10.62%) SC Cleared
2 12 (10.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (9.73%) CCA
3 11 (9.73%) Citrix Certification
4 10 (8.85%) MCSE
5 7 (6.19%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (5.31%) MCSA
6 6 (5.31%) MCITP
7 3 (2.65%) Degree
7 3 (2.65%) NCDA
7 3 (2.65%) NCIE
7 3 (2.65%) CCNA
7 3 (2.65%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.88%) MCTS
8 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.88%) VCAP
8 1 (0.88%) HP MASE
8 1 (0.88%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.85%) SLA
System Software
1 80 (70.80%) Active Directory
2 38 (33.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (29.20%) Hyper-V
4 22 (19.47%) vSphere
5 21 (18.58%) XenApp
6 20 (17.70%) XenDesktop
7 7 (6.19%) Terminal Services
8 5 (4.42%) VMware ESX
9 4 (3.54%) BitLocker
10 2 (1.77%) vCloud
10 2 (1.77%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.88%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 46 (40.71%) SCOM
2 15 (13.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 9 (7.96%) SCVMM
4 5 (4.42%) Backup Exec
4 5 (4.42%) WSUS
4 5 (4.42%) SCSM
4 5 (4.42%) Windows Intune
4 5 (4.42%) SCDPM
5 3 (2.65%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.77%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.88%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.88%) MOM
7 1 (0.88%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.88%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 56 (49.56%) VMware
2 54 (47.79%) Microsoft
3 25 (22.12%) Citrix
4 22 (19.47%) Cisco
5 17 (15.04%) HP
6 11 (9.73%) NetApp
6 11 (9.73%) AppSense
7 9 (7.96%) EMC
8 8 (7.08%) Dell
8 8 (7.08%) IBM
8 8 (7.08%) 3PAR
9 4 (3.54%) Computacenter
9 4 (3.54%) CA
9 4 (3.54%) BT
10 3 (2.65%) Nimble Storage
11 2 (1.77%) IPFX
11 2 (1.77%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.77%) LANDesk
11 2 (1.77%) Autodesk
11 2 (1.77%) Remedy
Hereford, Herefordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 20 days ago