Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 71 83
Rank change year-on-year +1 +12 +5
Contract jobs citing SCCM 63 40 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.82% 2.26% 1.64%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.00% 18.35% 14.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 26 16
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £300 £348 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.67% +10.76% +1.21%
10th Percentile £120 £293 £151
90th Percentile £500 £500 £409
South East median daily rate £350 £337 £310
% change year-on-year +3.86% +8.71% -11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 5
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £42.50 - £17.50
10th Percentile £15.49 - £14.03
90th Percentile £60.00 - £19.50
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -5.41% +5.71% +14.75%

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 300 218 261
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 13.43% 12.32% 11.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 125 85
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £395 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% +6.76% +18.40%
10th Percentile £139 £290 £180
90th Percentile £550 £538 £535
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 9
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £24.50 £11.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +113.04% -39.47% -36.67%
10th Percentile £17.71 £11.25 £14.70
90th Percentile £60.00 £11.75 £32.15
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £23.94 £29.00
% change year-on-year -33.16% -17.46% +34.88%

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 February 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 February 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 -6 51 £311 -9.93% 2
Aylesbury - 2 £160 -
SCCM
South East

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 57 (90.48%) Windows
2 43 (68.25%) Active Directory
3 29 (46.03%) Microsoft
4 25 (39.68%) Security Cleared
5 24 (38.10%) ITIL
6 22 (34.92%) Windows 7
6 22 (34.92%) Office 365
7 21 (33.33%) Windows 10
7 21 (33.33%) SC Cleared
8 20 (31.75%) Windows Server
9 17 (26.98%) ITIL V3
10 15 (23.81%) McAfee
11 14 (22.22%) Citrix
11 14 (22.22%) DV Cleared
12 13 (20.63%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (19.05%) Change Management
14 11 (17.46%) Firewall
14 11 (17.46%) Microsoft Certification
14 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (15.87%) MCSE
15 10 (15.87%) Cisco
15 10 (15.87%) VMware
15 10 (15.87%) Microsoft Azure
15 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2012
16 9 (14.29%) BitLocker
16 9 (14.29%) QA
16 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (14.29%) SQL
17 8 (12.70%) Apple
17 8 (12.70%) Finance

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 7 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.52%) IIS
3 5 (7.94%) Skype for Business
4 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.76%) Apache
6 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.59%) IBM Domino
7 1 (1.59%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 22 (34.92%) Office 365
2 10 (15.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.17%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.59%) IaaS
5 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.46%) Firewall
2 6 (9.52%) ATM
2 6 (9.52%) VPN
3 5 (7.94%) Skype
4 4 (6.35%) Internet
4 4 (6.35%) LAN
4 4 (6.35%) SAN
4 4 (6.35%) WAN
5 3 (4.76%) NAS
6 2 (3.17%) DNS
6 2 (3.17%) VLAN
6 2 (3.17%) Wireless
6 2 (3.17%) WLAN
7 1 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.59%) DHCP
7 1 (1.59%) Intranet
7 1 (1.59%) Network Security
7 1 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (4.76%) Big Data
3 3 (4.76%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MSI
2 1 (1.59%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.59%) WiX
General
1 8 (12.70%) Finance
2 7 (11.11%) Financial Institution
3 6 (9.52%) Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Retail
4 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
1 9 (14.29%) Architect
2 8 (12.70%) Support Engineer
2 8 (12.70%) Technical Architect
3 7 (11.11%) Analyst
3 7 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 6 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (9.52%) Consultant
4 6 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Applications Packager
5 5 (7.94%) Project Manager
5 5 (7.94%) Technical Manager
5 5 (7.94%) Technical Project Manager
6 4 (6.35%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (6.35%) SCCM Specialist
6 4 (6.35%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) JSON
1 1 (1.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Clustering
1 5 (7.94%) CMDB
1 5 (7.94%) iPad
2 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.35%) Client/Server
2 4 (6.35%) Smartphone
2 4 (6.35%) User Experience
3 3 (4.76%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.76%) iPhone
4 2 (3.17%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.17%) PKI
4 2 (3.17%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.17%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.59%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.59%) PDA
5 1 (1.59%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 57 (90.48%) Windows
2 22 (34.92%) Windows 7
3 21 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 20 (31.75%) Windows Server
5 13 (20.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (11.11%) Android
8 7 (11.11%) Windows Vista
9 6 (9.52%) Linux
10 4 (6.35%) Solaris
10 4 (6.35%) Windows XP
11 3 (4.76%) Apple iOS
12 2 (3.17%) Mac OS X
12 2 (3.17%) Unix
13 1 (1.59%) CentOS
13 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (1.59%) SUSE
13 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.10%) ITIL
2 17 (26.98%) ITIL V3
3 12 (19.05%) Change Management
4 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (12.70%) Disk Encryption
5 8 (12.70%) Process Improvement
6 7 (11.11%) DevOps
6 7 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 7 (11.11%) Software Deployment
6 7 (11.11%) TOGAF
7 6 (9.52%) Logistics
7 6 (9.52%) Matrix Organization
7 6 (9.52%) Problem Management
7 6 (9.52%) Project Planning
7 6 (9.52%) Risk Management
7 6 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (7.94%) Process Architecture
9 3 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (4.76%) Incident Management
9 3 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.29%) SQL
2 7 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.17%) Java
3 2 (3.17%) VBScript
4 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.59%) Python
4 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (39.68%) Security Cleared
2 21 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 14 (22.22%) DV Cleared
4 11 (17.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (15.87%) MCSE
6 6 (9.52%) CCNA
6 6 (9.52%) CCSP
6 6 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (9.52%) PMI Certification
6 6 (9.52%) PMP
7 5 (7.94%) MCITP
8 4 (6.35%) MCSA
8 4 (6.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (3.17%) A+ Certification
9 2 (3.17%) MCP
10 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.29%) QA
2 6 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (68.25%) Active Directory
2 9 (14.29%) BitLocker
3 8 (12.70%) Hyper-V
3 8 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.35%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.17%) XenApp
6 2 (3.17%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.59%) Docker
7 1 (1.59%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.59%) UAG
7 1 (1.59%) vCloud
7 1 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.59%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) SCOM
2 7 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (3.17%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (3.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (3.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.59%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.59%) Ansible
5 1 (1.59%) CFEngine
5 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.59%) Puppet
5 1 (1.59%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.59%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.59%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.59%) Unicenter
5 1 (1.59%) vRealize
Vendors
1 29 (46.03%) Microsoft
2 15 (23.81%) McAfee
3 14 (22.22%) Citrix
4 10 (15.87%) Cisco
4 10 (15.87%) VMware
5 8 (12.70%) Apple
6 7 (11.11%) HP
7 6 (9.52%) Lumension
8 5 (7.94%) ServiceNow
9 4 (6.35%) Sun
10 2 (3.17%) Computacenter
10 2 (3.17%) Ivanti
10 2 (3.17%) MobileIron
10 2 (3.17%) StorageTek
10 2 (3.17%) Symantec
11 1 (1.59%) 3PAR
11 1 (1.59%) Forcepoint
11 1 (1.59%) Infoblox
11 1 (1.59%) Nimsoft
11 1 (1.59%) Polycom