Period
to 6 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for SCCM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SCCM over the 6 months to 6 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 124 144 143
Rank change year-on-year +20 -1 +39
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 88 100 118
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.93% 1.77% 1.71%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.77% 13.12% 15.03%
Number of salaries quoted 40 90 77
Median annual salary £36,250 £43,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.14% -12.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £25,000 £31,025 £27,950
90th Percentile £75,125 £65,000 £89,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +8.75%

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

All Systems Management Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 596 762 785
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.10% 13.49% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 407 607 536
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +2.33% -2.27%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £76,250 £76,250
South East median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.80% +7.00% -

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing SCCM as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in Berkshire

SCCM
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SCCM in Berkshire.

Salary trend for SCCM in Berkshire

SCCM
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing SCCM in Berkshire over the 6 months to 6 April 2020.

Salary histogram for SCCM in Berkshire

SCCM
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 6 April 2020. 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +26 52 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Bracknell +2 11 £32,500 -45.83%
Slough - 7 £52,500 - 1
Wokingham +8 1 £35,000 -13.58% 1
SCCM
South East

For the 6 months to 6 April 2020, IT 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 permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 75 (85.23%) Active Directory
2 61 (69.32%) Windows
3 60 (68.18%) Microsoft
4 49 (55.68%) VMware
5 45 (51.14%) WSUS
6 43 (48.86%) Windows Server
7 40 (45.45%) Security Cleared
8 39 (44.32%) Data Centre
8 39 (44.32%) Azure
9 38 (43.18%) Hyper-V
10 37 (42.05%) SCOM
11 33 (37.50%) DV Cleared
12 31 (35.23%) DNS
12 31 (35.23%) DHCP
13 28 (31.82%) Citrix
14 27 (30.68%) SQL
14 27 (30.68%) VMware Infrastructure
15 25 (28.41%) Office 365
15 25 (28.41%) Server Management
16 22 (25.00%) Windows Server 2016
16 22 (25.00%) SLA
16 22 (25.00%) EMC
17 21 (23.86%) LAN
17 21 (23.86%) Agile Software Development
18 20 (22.73%) ITIL
18 20 (22.73%) Windows 10
19 19 (21.59%) Windows Server 2008
19 19 (21.59%) HP
20 18 (20.45%) SC Cleared
21 17 (19.32%) PowerShell

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 10 (11.36%) Skype for Business
2 6 (6.82%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.55%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (11.36%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 39 (44.32%) Azure
2 25 (28.41%) Office 365
3 9 (10.23%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (7.95%) AWS
5 4 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (2.27%) OneDrive
6 2 (2.27%) Power Platform
7 1 (1.14%) PowerApps
7 1 (1.14%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 31 (35.23%) DHCP
1 31 (35.23%) DNS
2 21 (23.86%) LAN
3 17 (19.32%) WAN
4 13 (14.77%) SAN
5 12 (13.64%) Wireless
6 10 (11.36%) Skype
7 8 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
7 8 (9.09%) iSCSI
7 8 (9.09%) NAS
8 6 (6.82%) TCP/IP
9 5 (5.68%) Broadband
9 5 (5.68%) Remote Desktop
9 5 (5.68%) VPN
10 4 (4.55%) Firewall
10 4 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (3.41%) NetScaler
11 3 (3.41%) VSAN
12 1 (1.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.41%) Big Data
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.14%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.14%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (15.91%) Games
2 7 (7.95%) Finance
3 3 (3.41%) Banking
3 3 (3.41%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (19.32%) IT Engineer
1 17 (19.32%) Server Engineer
2 16 (18.18%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 16 (18.18%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
2 16 (18.18%) Team Leader
3 13 (14.77%) Support Engineer
4 12 (13.64%) Operations Engineer
5 11 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
6 10 (11.36%) Desktop Support
6 10 (11.36%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 7 (7.95%) Architect
8 6 (6.82%) Data Centre Engineer
9 5 (5.68%) Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Consultant
9 5 (5.68%) Technical Architect
10 4 (4.55%) Azure Architect
10 4 (4.55%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
11 3 (3.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 3 (3.41%) Data Centre Consultant
11 3 (3.41%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 39 (44.32%) Data Centre
2 15 (17.05%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (9.09%) Clustering
3 8 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
3 8 (9.09%) Private Cloud
4 6 (6.82%) Smartphone
5 5 (5.68%) Social Network
6 4 (4.55%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.14%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.14%) CMDB
7 1 (1.14%) Handset
7 1 (1.14%) iPhone
7 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 61 (69.32%) Windows
2 43 (48.86%) Windows Server
3 22 (25.00%) Windows Server 2016
4 20 (22.73%) Windows 10
5 19 (21.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (19.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (13.64%) Windows 7
8 9 (10.23%) Linux
8 9 (10.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (9.09%) Unix
10 5 (5.68%) Apple iOS
11 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2019
12 2 (2.27%) Windows 8
13 1 (1.14%) Android
13 1 (1.14%) Solaris
13 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (28.41%) Server Management
2 21 (23.86%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (22.73%) ITIL
4 17 (19.32%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (19.32%) Performance Monitoring
4 17 (19.32%) Proactive Management
4 17 (19.32%) Storage Management
4 17 (19.32%) Validation
5 16 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 15 (17.05%) Decision-Making
6 15 (17.05%) Security Patching
7 14 (15.91%) Virtual Environments
8 13 (14.77%) Break/Fix
9 8 (9.09%) Security Management
10 7 (7.95%) Asset Management
11 5 (5.68%) Migration
11 5 (5.68%) Technical Leadership
12 4 (4.55%) Application Virtualisation
12 4 (4.55%) Problem-Solving
12 4 (4.55%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 27 (30.68%) SQL
2 17 (19.32%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.27%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.27%) VBScript
4 1 (1.14%) C
4 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 40 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 33 (37.50%) DV Cleared
3 18 (20.45%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.82%) Degree
5 5 (5.68%) A+ Certification
6 2 (2.27%) CCNA
6 2 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (25.00%) SLA
2 16 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.14%) GDPR
System Software
1 75 (85.23%) Active Directory
2 38 (43.18%) Hyper-V
3 27 (30.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (9.09%) Firmware
4 8 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (5.68%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (4.55%) XenApp
6 4 (4.55%) XenDesktop
7 3 (3.41%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.41%) VMware NSX
7 3 (3.41%) vSphere
8 1 (1.14%) NFS
8 1 (1.14%) Samba
8 1 (1.14%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.14%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 45 (51.14%) WSUS
2 37 (42.05%) SCOM
3 17 (19.32%) EMC NetWorker
3 17 (19.32%) NetBackup
3 17 (19.32%) SCVMM
4 8 (9.09%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (3.41%) vRealize
8 1 (1.14%) vMotion
Vendors
1 60 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 49 (55.68%) VMware
3 28 (31.82%) Citrix
4 22 (25.00%) EMC
5 19 (21.59%) HP
6 17 (19.32%) Symantec
7 15 (17.05%) Cisco
8 8 (9.09%) Arista
8 8 (9.09%) Brocade
8 8 (9.09%) Emulex
9 5 (5.68%) Apple
9 5 (5.68%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.41%) NetApp
11 2 (2.27%) Aruba
11 2 (2.27%) ProCurve
11 2 (2.27%) Veeam
12 1 (1.14%) IBM
12 1 (1.14%) Ivanti
12 1 (1.14%) Oracle
12 1 (1.14%) SAP