The table below looks at the statistics for SCVMM 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 SCVMM over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM)
Rank 219 196 200
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +4
Permanent jobs citing SCVMM 5 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.090% 0.056% 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.79% 0.73% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 6
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +12.82%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
SCVMM
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
279 413 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.01% 7.71% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 247 344 179
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,100 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SCVMM
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCVMM across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SCVMM Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SCVMM
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCVMM across the West Midlands region.

SCVMM Salary Trend in the West Midlands

SCVMM
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 SCVMM within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 September 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 +1 3 £46,500 -15.45%
Coventry - 2 £42,500 -
SCVMM
England

SCVMM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing SCVMM 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 SCVMM.

1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) SCCM
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
3 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
3 11 (84.62%) SCOM
3 11 (84.62%) SCDPM
4 10 (76.92%) Hyper-V
5 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (53.85%) Unified Communications
6 7 (53.85%) Citrix
6 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
7 6 (46.15%) SCOrch
7 6 (46.15%) SCSM
8 5 (38.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (38.46%) Lync
8 5 (38.46%) Office 365
8 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
8 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
8 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
8 5 (38.46%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (23.08%) MCSE
9 3 (23.08%) XenApp
9 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
10 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
10 2 (15.38%) CCEE
10 2 (15.38%) CCAA
10 2 (15.38%) NetScaler

SCVMM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing SCVMM 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 SCVMM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (38.46%) Lync
1 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
1 5 (38.46%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Unified Communications
2 2 (15.38%) NetScaler
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Specialist
1 5 (38.46%) Consultant
1 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) SCCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
1 2 (15.38%) Time Management
2 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
2 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) MCSE
4 2 (15.38%) CCEE
4 2 (15.38%) CCAA
4 2 (15.38%) CCA
4 2 (15.38%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (15.38%) CCEA
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 10 (76.92%) Hyper-V
3 3 (23.08%) XenApp
3 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (100.00%) SCCM
2 11 (84.62%) SCOM
2 11 (84.62%) SCDPM
3 6 (46.15%) SCOrch
3 6 (46.15%) SCSM
4 5 (38.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Citrix
3 2 (15.38%) VMware