Period
to 23 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for SCCM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SCCM over the 6 months to 23 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
23 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 74 91
Rank change year-on-year +16 +17 +10
Contract jobs citing SCCM 44 51 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.96% 2.69% 2.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.66% 20.73% 15.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 26
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £452 £200 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +126.00% -50.00% +52.38%
10th Percentile £176 £158 £128
90th Percentile £477 £370 £550
South East median daily rate £375 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 1
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.05 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.88% -14.85% -
South East median hourly rate £16.43 £14.05 £16.50
% change year-on-year +16.96% -14.85% -5.71%

SCCM is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 213 246 309
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 14.31% 12.98% 13.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 109 125
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £475 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £300 £193 £228
90th Percentile £638 £560 £550
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 3
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.00 £14.05 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.36% +0.36% -
10th Percentile £13.10 £10.50 £12.20
90th Percentile £16.00 £29.48 £16.20
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £18.25 £13.25
% change year-on-year -17.81% +37.74% -48.79%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing SCCM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in Buckinghamshire

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SCCM in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCM in Buckinghamshire

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 23 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCCM in Buckinghamshire

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCCM in Buckinghamshire

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 23 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +8 33 £470 +135.00% 4
High Wycombe -2 3 £180 -
SCCM
South East

For the 6 months to 23 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing SCCM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 38 (86.36%) Windows
1 38 (86.36%) Microsoft
2 27 (61.36%) VMware
3 23 (52.27%) Active Directory
3 23 (52.27%) MS Exchange
3 23 (52.27%) Firewall
4 22 (50.00%) Cisco
4 22 (50.00%) Windows 10
5 17 (38.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (38.64%) SCOM
5 17 (38.64%) Hyper-V
6 16 (36.36%) Citrix
6 16 (36.36%) Office 365
7 14 (31.82%) Windows Server
8 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (27.27%) MCITP
10 11 (25.00%) CCNA
10 11 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (25.00%) SAN
11 10 (22.73%) NetApp
11 10 (22.73%) Red Hat
11 10 (22.73%) CheckPoint
11 10 (22.73%) Windows XP
11 10 (22.73%) IP Telephony
11 10 (22.73%) Blue Coat
11 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (22.73%) VMware ESXi
12 9 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2010
12 9 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2013

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (52.27%) MS Exchange
2 9 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.55%) Apache
3 2 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (36.36%) Office 365
2 4 (9.09%) Azure
3 3 (6.82%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (52.27%) Firewall
2 11 (25.00%) SAN
3 10 (22.73%) IP Telephony
4 8 (18.18%) NaaS
5 7 (15.91%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (15.91%) PBX
5 7 (15.91%) WAN
6 4 (9.09%) Unified Communications
7 2 (4.55%) DNS
7 2 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (2.27%) DHCP
8 1 (2.27%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (2.27%) NAS
8 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.27%) VLAN
8 1 (2.27%) VoIP
8 1 (2.27%) VPN
8 1 (2.27%) WebEx
8 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (4.55%) Big Data
3 2 (4.55%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MSI
General
1 9 (20.45%) Law
2 8 (18.18%) Legal
3 7 (15.91%) Publishing
4 4 (9.09%) Public Sector
5 2 (4.55%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Analyst
1 14 (31.82%) Architect
2 10 (22.73%) Support Analyst
3 9 (20.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 9 (20.45%) Infrastructure Support
3 9 (20.45%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 8 (18.18%) Technical Architect
5 7 (15.91%) Network Architect
6 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (11.36%) Network Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 4 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
9 3 (6.82%) Deployment Engineer
9 3 (6.82%) Network Technical Architect
9 3 (6.82%) Windows Deployment Engineer
10 2 (4.55%) Applications Engineer
10 2 (4.55%) Build Engineer
10 2 (4.55%) Citrix Architect
10 2 (4.55%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 7 (15.91%) Clustering
3 5 (11.36%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.82%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 2 (4.55%) Driving Licence
5 2 (4.55%) iPad
5 2 (4.55%) NHS
6 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 38 (86.36%) Windows
2 22 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 14 (31.82%) Windows Server
4 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (22.73%) Windows XP
6 8 (18.18%) Windows 8
7 4 (9.09%) Windows Vista
8 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
9 2 (4.55%) Android
9 2 (4.55%) Mac OS
10 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
10 1 (2.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.45%) Information Security
1 9 (20.45%) Information Security Management
1 9 (20.45%) ISMS
1 9 (20.45%) Network Design
1 9 (20.45%) Security Management
2 8 (18.18%) Change Management
2 8 (18.18%) Customer-Centricity
2 8 (18.18%) E-Commerce
2 8 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 6 (13.64%) Incident Management
4 5 (11.36%) Capacity Management
4 5 (11.36%) IT Strategy
4 5 (11.36%) Migration
5 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (9.09%) ITIL
5 4 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (9.09%) Server Building
6 3 (6.82%) Antivirus Management
6 3 (6.82%) Patch Management
6 3 (6.82%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.18%) Java
2 7 (15.91%) SQL
3 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (38.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (27.27%) MCITP
3 11 (25.00%) CCNA
3 11 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (20.45%) MCSA
4 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
5 7 (15.91%) SC Cleared
6 6 (13.64%) DV Cleared
7 5 (11.36%) MCSE
8 4 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (6.82%) CCA
9 3 (6.82%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (6.82%) MCTS
9 3 (6.82%) VCAP
9 3 (6.82%) VCP4
9 3 (6.82%) VCP5
10 1 (2.27%) A+ Certification
10 1 (2.27%) CCSP
10 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (52.27%) Active Directory
2 17 (38.64%) Hyper-V
3 12 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (22.73%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (6.82%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 3 (6.82%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (6.82%) vCloud
5 3 (6.82%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (6.82%) vSphere
6 1 (2.27%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 17 (38.64%) SCOM
2 8 (18.18%) WSUS
3 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (9.09%) SCVMM
4 3 (6.82%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (6.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (6.82%) vCenter Server
5 1 (2.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 38 (86.36%) Microsoft
2 27 (61.36%) VMware
3 22 (50.00%) Cisco
4 16 (36.36%) Citrix
5 10 (22.73%) Blue Coat
5 10 (22.73%) CheckPoint
5 10 (22.73%) NetApp
5 10 (22.73%) Red Hat
6 9 (20.45%) Sony
7 8 (18.18%) Adobe
7 8 (18.18%) Splunk
8 7 (15.91%) F5
8 7 (15.91%) Meraki
9 4 (9.09%) Mitel
10 1 (2.27%) Bomgar
10 1 (2.27%) HP
10 1 (2.27%) Remedy
10 1 (2.27%) StorageTek
10 1 (2.27%) Sun