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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 138 91 144
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +53
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 75 128 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.39% 2.30% 0.99%
As % of the Systems Management category 29.07% 27.29% 23.65%
Number of salaries quoted 66 79 40
Average salary £40,000 £43,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% -13.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
Systems Management Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
258 469 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.78% 8.42% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 234 368 161
Average salary £42,500 £40,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
- +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 31 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 31 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 -3 26 £46,500 -7.00% 7
Coventry -24 23 £40,000 -13.51% 3
Solihull -11 10 £40,250 +8.78%
Warwickshire +12 4 £32,397 -12.44%
Staffordshire -10 4 £35,500 -21.11%
Herefordshire - 4 £42,500 - 1
Shropshire -5 1 - -
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 120 (74.53%) Windows
2 104 (64.60%) Microsoft
3 93 (57.76%) Active Directory
4 75 (46.58%) Citrix
5 68 (42.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 67 (41.61%) SCOM
7 63 (39.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 61 (37.89%) VMware
9 58 (36.02%) Windows 7
10 53 (32.92%) Hyper-V
11 52 (32.30%) Windows Server 2012
12 43 (26.71%) MCSE
13 42 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
14 39 (24.22%) XenDesktop
14 39 (24.22%) MS Excel
15 38 (23.60%) Microsoft App-V
16 36 (22.36%) MS Exchange
17 33 (20.50%) XenApp
18 32 (19.88%) Windows Server 2003
19 30 (18.63%) WAN
20 28 (17.39%) TCP/IP
20 28 (17.39%) Cisco
20 28 (17.39%) Finance
21 26 (16.15%) Firewall
21 26 (16.15%) Internet
22 24 (14.91%) HP
23 23 (14.29%) SharePoint
23 23 (14.29%) SQL Server
23 23 (14.29%) MCP
23 23 (14.29%) AppSense

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 36 (22.36%) MS Exchange
2 23 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 23 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 19 (11.80%) Lync
4 17 (10.56%) SharePoint Server
5 16 (9.94%) Exchange Server 2010
6 15 (9.32%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (3.73%) IIS
8 5 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.86%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 39 (24.22%) MS Excel
2 17 (10.56%) MS Office
3 3 (1.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.62%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.62%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (18.63%) WAN
2 28 (17.39%) TCP/IP
3 26 (16.15%) Firewall
3 26 (16.15%) Internet
4 22 (13.66%) DNS
5 20 (12.42%) LAN
6 19 (11.80%) SAN
7 16 (9.94%) DHCP
8 12 (7.45%) VPN
9 10 (6.21%) ADSL
9 10 (6.21%) NetScaler
10 8 (4.97%) NAS
11 7 (4.35%) VoIP
11 7 (4.35%) Unified Communications
11 7 (4.35%) Symposium
12 6 (3.73%) Cisco PIX
12 6 (3.73%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (3.11%) Wireless
13 5 (3.11%) Intranet
14 2 (1.24%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (11.80%) MSI
2 10 (6.21%) InstallShield
2 10 (6.21%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.62%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 28 (17.39%) Finance
2 21 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.35%) Retail
4 2 (1.24%) Legal
4 2 (1.24%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (16.77%) Architect
2 23 (14.29%) Consultant
3 21 (13.04%) Analyst
4 20 (12.42%) Support Engineer
5 17 (10.56%) Technical Architect
6 15 (9.32%) 3rd Line Support
7 14 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 14 (8.70%) Support Analyst
8 13 (8.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (6.83%) Technical Specialist
10 10 (6.21%) Infrastructure Architect
10 10 (6.21%) Microsoft Consultant
11 9 (5.59%) Server Engineer
12 8 (4.97%) Infrastructure Specialist
12 8 (4.97%) 2nd Line Support
13 7 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
14 6 (3.73%) Administrator
14 6 (3.73%) Applications Packager
14 6 (3.73%) Systems Administrator
15 5 (3.11%) SCCM Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.56%) Application Packaging
2 6 (3.73%) COM
3 3 (1.86%) OCX
3 3 (1.86%) Web Services
3 3 (1.86%) XML
3 3 (1.86%) .NET
4 1 (0.62%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.70%) Blackberry
2 11 (6.83%) Clustering
3 4 (2.48%) PKI
4 3 (1.86%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.24%) Replication
6 1 (0.62%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.62%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 120 (74.53%) Windows
2 68 (42.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 58 (36.02%) Windows 7
4 52 (32.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (19.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (11.18%) Windows XP
7 16 (9.94%) Windows 8
8 5 (3.11%) Linux
9 1 (0.62%) AIX
9 1 (0.62%) HPUX
9 1 (0.62%) Solaris
9 1 (0.62%) UNIX
9 1 (0.62%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (13.04%) ITIL
2 16 (9.94%) Project Management
3 14 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
4 11 (6.83%) Customer Engagement
4 11 (6.83%) Business Development
5 6 (3.73%) Compatibility Testing
5 6 (3.73%) PRINCE2
5 6 (3.73%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (3.73%) Service Delivery
5 6 (3.73%) Migration
6 5 (3.11%) Data Protection
6 5 (3.11%) Change Control
7 4 (2.48%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (2.48%) Business Continuity
7 4 (2.48%) Configuration Management
8 3 (1.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (1.86%) Workflow
8 3 (1.86%) Security Management
8 3 (1.86%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (1.86%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 20 (12.42%) PowerShell
2 12 (7.45%) SQL
2 12 (7.45%) VBScript
2 12 (7.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 63 (39.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (26.71%) MCSE
3 23 (14.29%) MCP
4 15 (9.32%) MCSA
4 15 (9.32%) Security Cleared
5 13 (8.07%) Degree
6 9 (5.59%) Citrix Certification
6 9 (5.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (4.97%) MCITP
7 8 (4.97%) SC Cleared
7 8 (4.97%) CCA
8 4 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (1.86%) HND
9 3 (1.86%) CCEE
9 3 (1.86%) CCAA
9 3 (1.86%) MCTS
10 2 (1.24%) CCEA
11 1 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.62%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.48%) SLA
2 1 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 93 (57.76%) Active Directory
2 53 (32.92%) Hyper-V
3 42 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 39 (24.22%) XenDesktop
5 38 (23.60%) Microsoft App-V
6 33 (20.50%) XenApp
7 11 (6.83%) Terminal Services
8 10 (6.21%) UAG
9 9 (5.59%) Forefront TMG
10 6 (3.73%) IAG
10 6 (3.73%) ISA Server
11 3 (1.86%) Terminal Server
12 2 (1.24%) VMware Server
12 2 (1.24%) vSphere
12 2 (1.24%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.62%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.62%) XenServer
13 1 (0.62%) Xen
13 1 (0.62%) KVM
Systems Management
1 67 (41.61%) SCOM
2 15 (9.32%) SCVMM
3 13 (8.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 12 (7.45%) AppDNA
4 12 (7.45%) SCDPM
5 9 (5.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 8 (4.97%) SCOrch
6 8 (4.97%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 7 (4.35%) SCSM
7 7 (4.35%) WSUS
8 6 (3.73%) Cacti
9 4 (2.48%) Backup Exec
10 3 (1.86%) MAILsweeper
10 3 (1.86%) MOM
10 3 (1.86%) EMC NetWorker
11 2 (1.24%) NetBackup
12 1 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
12 1 (0.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 1 (0.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 104 (64.60%) Microsoft
2 75 (46.58%) Citrix
3 61 (37.89%) VMware
4 28 (17.39%) Cisco
5 24 (14.91%) HP
6 23 (14.29%) AppSense
7 14 (8.70%) SolarWinds
8 13 (8.07%) Symantec
9 12 (7.45%) NetApp
10 11 (6.83%) EMC
11 10 (6.21%) Intel
12 7 (4.35%) Fujitsu
13 6 (3.73%) CheckPoint
14 4 (2.48%) Dell
15 3 (1.86%) CommVault
15 3 (1.86%) IBM
15 3 (1.86%) Nimsoft
15 3 (1.86%) Spiceworks
15 3 (1.86%) Finjan
16 1 (0.62%) Sage
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