Period
to 18 December 2018

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 18 December 2018 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 89 69
Rank change year-on-year +51 -20 +17
Contract jobs citing SCCM 92 49 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 5.50% 2.06% 2.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 38.66% 15.46% 17.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 34 25
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £288 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.43% -17.86% +3.70%
10th Percentile £160 £131 £211
90th Percentile £505 £500 £500
South East median daily rate £355 £370 £330
% change year-on-year -4.05% +12.12% +1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £60.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -76.58% - -
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £17.44 £18.50
% change year-on-year -2.51% -5.74% +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 238 317 216
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 14.23% 13.34% 12.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 128 121
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £378 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.96% -0.66% +1.33%
10th Percentile £200 £141 £200
90th Percentile £571 £525 £525
South East median daily rate £450 £430 £400
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 6 1
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £24.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.46% +108.70% -39.47%
10th Percentile £12.33 £12.71 £11.25
90th Percentile £17.50 £60.00 £11.75
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £14.75 £28.75
% change year-on-year +15.25% -48.70% +43.75%

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 18 December 2018.

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 18 December 2018. 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 +50 80 £388 - 4
High Wycombe +4 6 £369 +268.75%
Aylesbury 0 1 £180 +33.33%
SCCM
South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, 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 69 (75.00%) Windows
2 46 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 39 (42.39%) Microsoft
4 28 (30.43%) Security Cleared
5 26 (28.26%) Migration
5 26 (28.26%) Windows 10
6 21 (22.83%) Citrix
6 21 (22.83%) VMware
7 20 (21.74%) SC Cleared
7 20 (21.74%) WSUS
8 19 (20.65%) Finance
8 19 (20.65%) ITIL
9 18 (19.57%) Windows 7
10 16 (17.39%) Office 365
10 16 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (16.30%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (16.30%) Patch Management
12 14 (15.22%) Data Centre
12 14 (15.22%) ITIL V3
12 14 (15.22%) DV Cleared
12 14 (15.22%) Change Management
13 13 (14.13%) SCOM
13 13 (14.13%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (14.13%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (13.04%) Unified Communications
14 12 (13.04%) Windows Server
14 12 (13.04%) SQL
14 12 (13.04%) Cisco
15 11 (11.96%) McAfee
15 11 (11.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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 6 (6.52%) SharePoint
1 6 (6.52%) Skype for Business
2 4 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.09%) GroupWise
Applications
1 9 (9.78%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.39%) Office 365
2 5 (5.43%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.04%) Unified Communications
2 9 (9.78%) SNMP
2 9 (9.78%) SSL
2 9 (9.78%) TCP/IP
3 8 (8.70%) WAN
4 7 (7.61%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (5.43%) Firewall
5 5 (5.43%) LAN
5 5 (5.43%) SAN
5 5 (5.43%) Skype
6 4 (4.35%) IP Telephony
7 3 (3.26%) DHCP
8 2 (2.17%) VPN
9 1 (1.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.61%) SQL Server
General
1 19 (20.65%) Finance
2 9 (9.78%) Financial Institution
2 9 (9.78%) Law
3 3 (3.26%) Banking
3 3 (3.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (26.09%) Analyst
2 12 (13.04%) Support Analyst
3 7 (7.61%) Desktop Engineer
3 7 (7.61%) Desktop Support
3 7 (7.61%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 7 (7.61%) Infrastructure Support
3 7 (7.61%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 7 (7.61%) Support Engineer
4 6 (6.52%) IT Support
5 5 (5.43%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (5.43%) Active Directory Support
5 5 (5.43%) Architect
5 5 (5.43%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 5 (5.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (4.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (4.35%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 3 (3.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (3.26%) Technical Manager
7 3 (3.26%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.22%) Data Centre
2 9 (9.78%) Device Driver
2 9 (9.78%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.61%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (6.52%) Clustering
4 6 (6.52%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 5 (5.43%) Public Cloud
5 5 (5.43%) Wiki
6 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.09%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.09%) iPad
6 1 (1.09%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 69 (75.00%) Windows
2 26 (28.26%) Windows 10
3 18 (19.57%) Windows 7
4 13 (14.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (14.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (13.04%) Windows Server
6 10 (10.87%) Linux
7 9 (9.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.17%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.17%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.09%) Android
9 1 (1.09%) Unix
9 1 (1.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.26%) Migration
2 19 (20.65%) ITIL
3 15 (16.30%) Patch Management
4 14 (15.22%) Change Management
4 14 (15.22%) ITIL V3
5 11 (11.96%) Task Automation
6 10 (10.87%) Server Building
7 9 (9.78%) Customer Requirements
7 9 (9.78%) Software Delivery
8 8 (8.70%) Application Packaging
8 8 (8.70%) Incident Management
8 8 (8.70%) Problem Management
9 7 (7.61%) E-Commerce
9 7 (7.61%) IT Strategy
9 7 (7.61%) ITSM
9 7 (7.61%) Server Management
9 7 (7.61%) Service Management
10 6 (6.52%) Ticket Management
11 5 (5.43%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (5.43%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.04%) SQL
2 10 (10.87%) PowerShell
3 7 (7.61%) Java
4 1 (1.09%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 20 (21.74%) SC Cleared
3 16 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (15.22%) DV Cleared
5 11 (11.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (7.61%) MCSA
7 6 (6.52%) CCA
7 6 (6.52%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (6.52%) MCSE
7 6 (6.52%) MCTS
7 6 (6.52%) VCAP
7 6 (6.52%) VCP4
7 6 (6.52%) VCP5
8 3 (3.26%) ISEB
8 3 (3.26%) ISTQB
8 3 (3.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (3.26%) MCP
9 2 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (2.17%) Degree
9 2 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.43%) QA
2 4 (4.35%) SLA
3 3 (3.26%) PMO
System Software
1 46 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (16.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (10.87%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (9.78%) Firmware
5 7 (7.61%) Hyper-V
5 7 (7.61%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (6.52%) vCloud
6 6 (6.52%) vSphere
6 6 (6.52%) XenServer
7 3 (3.26%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.09%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 20 (21.74%) WSUS
2 13 (14.13%) SCOM
3 9 (9.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 7 (7.61%) SCVMM
5 6 (6.52%) Cisco CUCM
5 6 (6.52%) vCenter Server
6 5 (5.43%) OVSD
7 3 (3.26%) AirWatch
7 3 (3.26%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 39 (42.39%) Microsoft
2 21 (22.83%) Citrix
2 21 (22.83%) VMware
3 12 (13.04%) Cisco
4 11 (11.96%) McAfee
5 10 (10.87%) HP
6 9 (9.78%) Sony
7 8 (8.70%) Adobe
8 7 (7.61%) NetApp
8 7 (7.61%) Splunk
9 6 (6.52%) Apple
10 4 (4.35%) Blue Coat
10 4 (4.35%) CheckPoint
11 3 (3.26%) Oracle
11 3 (3.26%) Red Hat
11 3 (3.26%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.09%) Google
12 1 (1.09%) Intel
12 1 (1.09%) Ivanti
12 1 (1.09%) Wyse