Period
to 21 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 21 April 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 32 60 61
Rank change year-on-year +28 +1 +25
Contract jobs citing SCCM 54 54 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 5.08% 3.38% 2.84%
As % of the Systems Management category 34.39% 21.51% 18.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 34 22
Milton Keynes median daily rate £473 £288 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +64.35% -16.67% +18.97%
10th Percentile £209 £118 £272
90th Percentile £547 £499 £548
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £440 £275 £345
% change year-on-year +60.00% -20.29% +18.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.05 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.80% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £25.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -43.80% +51.52% +20.44%

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 157 251 212
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 14.78% 15.73% 15.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 111 117
Milton Keynes median daily rate £475 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.63% -8.57% +20.69%
10th Percentile £277 £185 £270
90th Percentile £638 £563 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £473 £400 £431
% change year-on-year +18.13% -7.25% +16.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 1
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.00 £24.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.67% +108.70% -22.56%
10th Percentile £12.95 £12.60 £11.25
90th Percentile £38.38 £60.00 £11.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.00 £24.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -41.67% +71.43% -37.78%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in Milton Keynes

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCM in Milton Keynes

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 21 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCCM in Milton Keynes

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCCM in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 44 (81.48%) Windows
2 42 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 31 (57.41%) Active Directory
4 22 (40.74%) VMware
4 22 (40.74%) Security Cleared
5 21 (38.89%) Citrix
6 20 (37.04%) Windows 10
7 18 (33.33%) SC Cleared
8 17 (31.48%) Office 365
9 16 (29.63%) Firewall
9 16 (29.63%) ITIL
10 15 (27.78%) SQL Server
10 15 (27.78%) Cisco
11 14 (25.93%) MS Exchange
11 14 (25.93%) DV Cleared
11 14 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (24.07%) SCOM
12 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
14 11 (20.37%) ITIL V3
14 11 (20.37%) Windows Server
14 11 (20.37%) NetApp
14 11 (20.37%) CheckPoint
14 11 (20.37%) SQL
14 11 (20.37%) WAN
14 11 (20.37%) Blue Coat
14 11 (20.37%) IP Telephony
15 10 (18.52%) SharePoint
15 10 (18.52%) SAN
15 10 (18.52%) Unified Communications

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 14 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 10 (18.52%) SharePoint
3 6 (11.11%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.70%) Apache
4 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.70%) IIS
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.85%) GroupWise
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (31.48%) Office 365
2 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (9.26%) OneDrive
3 3 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (29.63%) Firewall
2 11 (20.37%) IP Telephony
2 11 (20.37%) WAN
3 10 (18.52%) SAN
3 10 (18.52%) Unified Communications
4 6 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (9.26%) LAN
5 5 (9.26%) Skype
6 1 (1.85%) DNS
6 1 (1.85%) NAS
6 1 (1.85%) SNMP
6 1 (1.85%) SSL
6 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (3.70%) Big Data
3 2 (3.70%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.85%) MySQL
General
1 8 (14.81%) Finance
2 7 (12.96%) Publishing
3 2 (3.70%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (29.63%) Architect
2 11 (20.37%) Infrastructure Architect
3 10 (18.52%) Technical Architect
4 9 (16.67%) Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 6 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (9.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (7.41%) Citrix Architect
7 4 (7.41%) Support Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) VMware Architect
8 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Cisco Architect
8 3 (5.56%) Citrix Technical Architect
8 3 (5.56%) IT Support
8 3 (5.56%) Office 365 Specialist
8 3 (5.56%) Technical Manager
8 3 (5.56%) Technical Solutions Manager
8 3 (5.56%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Clustering
2 5 (9.26%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.26%) Public Cloud
3 3 (5.56%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.56%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (3.70%) Wiki
5 1 (1.85%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 44 (81.48%) Windows
2 20 (37.04%) Windows 10
3 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (20.37%) Windows Server
5 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (9.26%) Windows 7
7 5 (9.26%) Windows Vista
8 4 (7.41%) Linux
9 1 (1.85%) Solaris
9 1 (1.85%) Unix
9 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) ITIL
2 11 (20.37%) ITIL V3
3 9 (16.67%) IT Strategy
3 9 (16.67%) Patch Management
4 7 (12.96%) ITSM
4 7 (12.96%) Service Management
4 7 (12.96%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (9.26%) Application Packaging
5 5 (9.26%) Capacity Management
5 5 (9.26%) Incident Management
5 5 (9.26%) Migration
5 5 (9.26%) Network Design
5 5 (9.26%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (9.26%) Server Building
6 4 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (7.41%) Server Management
7 3 (5.56%) Commercial Awareness
7 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2
7 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.56%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.37%) SQL
2 5 (9.26%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (40.74%) Security Cleared
2 18 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 14 (25.93%) DV Cleared
4 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (12.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (11.11%) MCSE
7 5 (9.26%) MCITP
8 3 (5.56%) CCA
8 3 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (5.56%) MCTS
8 3 (5.56%) VCAP
8 3 (5.56%) VCP4
8 3 (5.56%) VCP5
9 2 (3.70%) CCNA
9 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (3.70%) Degree
10 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) PMO
1 3 (5.56%) SLA
2 2 (3.70%) QA
3 1 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 31 (57.41%) Active Directory
2 14 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 4 (7.41%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (5.56%) vCloud
6 3 (5.56%) vSphere
6 3 (5.56%) XenServer
7 2 (3.70%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (24.07%) SCOM
2 5 (9.26%) OVSD
2 5 (9.26%) SCVMM
2 5 (9.26%) WSUS
3 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (7.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (5.56%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 42 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 22 (40.74%) VMware
3 21 (38.89%) Citrix
4 15 (27.78%) Cisco
5 11 (20.37%) Blue Coat
5 11 (20.37%) CheckPoint
5 11 (20.37%) NetApp
6 8 (14.81%) Red Hat
7 7 (12.96%) HP
8 5 (9.26%) McAfee
9 3 (5.56%) Lumension
9 3 (5.56%) Remedy
10 2 (3.70%) Apple
11 1 (1.85%) Google
11 1 (1.85%) Sony
11 1 (1.85%) StorageTek
11 1 (1.85%) Sun