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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 160 118 113
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -5
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 54 87 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.01% 1.76% 1.87%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.71% 27.97% 29.94%
Number of salaries quoted 44 74 70
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -22.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £34,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £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
274 311 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.12% 6.30% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 223 254 258
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,850 £33,513
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.81% -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 1 May 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 1 May 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 -28 24 £47,500 -
Herefordshire +5 8 £42,500 +6.25%
Wolverhampton +15 7 £36,000 -
Coventry -37 6 £37,000 -2.63%
Shropshire - 4 £38,000 - 2
Warwickshire -11 2 £47,500 +72.72%
Walsall - 2 £50,000 -
Staffordshire 0 1 £22,500 -28.00%
Solihull -2 1 £35,000 +32.07% 1
West Bromwich - 1 £52,500 -
Dudley - 1 £50,000 -
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 76 (64.96%) Windows
2 64 (54.70%) Active Directory
3 52 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 51 (43.59%) VMware
5 48 (41.03%) SCOM
6 35 (29.91%) VMware Infrastructure
7 30 (25.64%) MS Excel
8 29 (24.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 25 (21.37%) Hyper-V
10 25 (21.37%) MS Exchange
11 23 (19.66%) Citrix
11 23 (19.66%) Windows 7
12 22 (18.80%) DNS
12 22 (18.80%) ITIL
13 21 (17.95%) Cisco
13 21 (17.95%) Windows Server 2003
13 21 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2010
14 19 (16.24%) HP
15 18 (15.38%) SAN
15 18 (15.38%) Service Delivery
15 18 (15.38%) XenApp
16 17 (14.53%) XenDesktop
16 17 (14.53%) vSphere
16 17 (14.53%) Blackberry
17 16 (13.68%) DHCP
18 15 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
18 15 (12.82%) Lync
18 15 (12.82%) Security Cleared
19 14 (11.97%) SC Cleared

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 25 (21.37%) MS Exchange
2 21 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (12.82%) Lync
4 10 (8.55%) SharePoint
4 10 (8.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (4.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (3.42%) IIS
7 2 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.85%) Apache
8 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 30 (25.64%) MS Excel
2 13 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) assyst
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (10.26%) Office 365
3 3 (2.56%) IaaS
4 1 (0.85%) PaaS
4 1 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.85%) Symantec.cloud
4 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (18.80%) DNS
2 18 (15.38%) SAN
3 16 (13.68%) DHCP
4 12 (10.26%) TCP/IP
5 6 (5.13%) WAN
5 6 (5.13%) VLAN
5 6 (5.13%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (4.27%) Wireless
6 5 (4.27%) LAN
7 4 (3.42%) VPN
8 3 (2.56%) NetScaler
9 2 (1.71%) MPLS
9 2 (1.71%) Firewall
9 2 (1.71%) Unified Communications
9 2 (1.71%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (1.71%) NAS
10 1 (0.85%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.85%) IPsec
10 1 (0.85%) VoIP
10 1 (0.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.85%) MySQL
General
1 12 (10.26%) Law
1 12 (10.26%) Legal
2 7 (5.98%) Telecoms
2 7 (5.98%) Finance
3 3 (2.56%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.71%) Back Office
5 1 (0.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (17.09%) Support Engineer
2 18 (15.38%) Architect
3 16 (13.68%) Consultant
3 16 (13.68%) Solutions Architect
4 15 (12.82%) Systems Engineer
4 15 (12.82%) 2nd Line Support
4 15 (12.82%) Desktop Support
4 15 (12.82%) Team Leader
5 14 (11.97%) Desktop Team Leader
5 14 (11.97%) Support Team Leader
5 14 (11.97%) Desktop Support Team Leader
6 12 (10.26%) Systems Support
7 11 (9.40%) Systems Support Engineer
8 10 (8.55%) 3rd Line Support
8 10 (8.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (7.69%) Support Analyst
9 9 (7.69%) Analyst
10 7 (5.98%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 7 (5.98%) Citrix Specialist
10 7 (5.98%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.42%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.53%) Blackberry
2 14 (11.97%) User Experience
3 6 (5.13%) Clustering
3 6 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.13%) Private Cloud
4 5 (4.27%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (3.42%) GIS
5 4 (3.42%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.42%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.56%) Statistics
6 3 (2.56%) Replication
7 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.85%) CMDB
7 1 (0.85%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 76 (64.96%) Windows
2 29 (24.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (19.66%) Windows 7
5 21 (17.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (6.84%) Linux
6 8 (6.84%) Windows 8
7 5 (4.27%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.71%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.85%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.85%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.85%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.80%) ITIL
2 18 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 14 (11.97%) Time Management
3 14 (11.97%) Use Case
4 10 (8.55%) Migration
5 9 (7.69%) Service Management
6 7 (5.98%) Change Management
7 6 (5.13%) ITSM
8 5 (4.27%) Data Protection
8 5 (4.27%) PRINCE2
9 4 (3.42%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (3.42%) Business Development
9 4 (3.42%) Matrix Management
9 4 (3.42%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (3.42%) Change Control
10 3 (2.56%) IT Asset Management
10 3 (2.56%) Software Deployment
10 3 (2.56%) TOGAF
10 3 (2.56%) Asset Management
10 3 (2.56%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.26%) SQL
2 7 (5.98%) C
3 5 (4.27%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.85%) VBScript
4 1 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (12.82%) Security Cleared
2 14 (11.97%) SC Cleared
3 11 (9.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (8.55%) CCA
4 10 (8.55%) Citrix Certification
5 9 (7.69%) MCSE
6 4 (3.42%) MCSA
6 4 (3.42%) CCNA
6 4 (3.42%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.42%) Degree
6 4 (3.42%) MCITP
7 3 (2.56%) MCTS
7 3 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.71%) NCDA
8 2 (1.71%) NCIE
9 1 (0.85%) CCAA
9 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.85%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.71%) SLA
1 2 (1.71%) QA
System Software
1 64 (54.70%) Active Directory
2 35 (29.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (21.37%) Hyper-V
4 18 (15.38%) XenApp
5 17 (14.53%) XenDesktop
5 17 (14.53%) vSphere
6 8 (6.84%) Terminal Services
7 5 (4.27%) VMware ESX
8 4 (3.42%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.71%) DFS Replication
9 2 (1.71%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.85%) vCloud
10 1 (0.85%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.85%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 48 (41.03%) SCOM
2 11 (9.40%) SCVMM
3 8 (6.84%) SCDPM
3 8 (6.84%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 7 (5.98%) SCSM
5 5 (4.27%) WSUS
6 4 (3.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (2.56%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.71%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.85%) Windows Intune
9 1 (0.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.85%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.85%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.85%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 52 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 51 (43.59%) VMware
3 23 (19.66%) Citrix
4 21 (17.95%) Cisco
5 19 (16.24%) HP
6 12 (10.26%) Dell
7 8 (6.84%) EMC
7 8 (6.84%) NetApp
7 8 (6.84%) AppSense
7 8 (6.84%) 3PAR
8 6 (5.13%) IBM
9 4 (3.42%) Computacenter
10 3 (2.56%) LANDesk
11 2 (1.71%) Symantec
11 2 (1.71%) IPFX
12 1 (0.85%) Lumension
12 1 (0.85%) BT
12 1 (0.85%) McAfee
12 1 (0.85%) Sophos
12 1 (0.85%) Avaya
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + on call + overtime
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 3 days ago
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 5 days ago