Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 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
18 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 138 136 171
Rank change year-on-year -2 +35 +12
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 82 107 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.66% 1.89% 1.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.16% 13.97% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 39 85 44
Berkshire median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -15.00% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £29,000 £26,850
90th Percentile £89,250 £65,000 £62,625
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

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 623 766 672
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 12.63% 13.53% 10.12%
Number of salaries quoted 411 587 496
Berkshire median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% +10.00% -12.28%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £77,500
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in Berkshire

SCCM
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCCM in Berkshire.

Salary trend for SCCM in Berkshire

SCCM
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Berkshire over the 6 months to 18 February 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 18 February 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 +14 54 £37,500 -6.25% 11
Bracknell +6 7 £32,500 -45.83% 4
Slough - 6 £52,500 - 3
Wokingham +1 2 - - 1
SCCM
South East

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 66 (80.49%) Windows
2 64 (78.05%) Active Directory
3 63 (76.83%) Microsoft
4 40 (48.78%) Hyper-V
4 40 (48.78%) Windows Server
5 39 (47.56%) VMware
6 38 (46.34%) WSUS
6 38 (46.34%) Data Centre
7 33 (40.24%) DNS
7 33 (40.24%) DHCP
8 32 (39.02%) Security Cleared
9 31 (37.80%) Azure
10 29 (35.37%) SCOM
11 27 (32.93%) Citrix
12 26 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
12 26 (31.71%) Server Management
13 25 (30.49%) DV Cleared
14 24 (29.27%) EMC
15 23 (28.05%) SQL
15 23 (28.05%) Office 365
16 21 (25.61%) PowerShell
17 19 (23.17%) Decision-Making
18 18 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
19 17 (20.73%) Self-Motivation
20 16 (19.51%) Games
20 16 (19.51%) NetBackup
20 16 (19.51%) Disaster Recovery
20 16 (19.51%) Validation
20 16 (19.51%) SCVMM
20 16 (19.51%) EMC NetWorker

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 11 (13.41%) Skype for Business
2 5 (6.10%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.88%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.22%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (9.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 31 (37.80%) Azure
2 23 (28.05%) Office 365
3 11 (13.41%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (7.32%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (6.10%) AWS
6 2 (2.44%) OneDrive
6 2 (2.44%) Power Platform
7 1 (1.22%) PowerApps
7 1 (1.22%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 33 (40.24%) DHCP
1 33 (40.24%) DNS
2 16 (19.51%) SAN
3 15 (18.29%) Wireless
4 12 (14.63%) LAN
4 12 (14.63%) WAN
5 10 (12.20%) Fibre Channel
5 10 (12.20%) iSCSI
5 10 (12.20%) NAS
6 8 (9.76%) Skype
7 7 (8.54%) TCP/IP
8 5 (6.10%) Broadband
8 5 (6.10%) Remote Desktop
8 5 (6.10%) VPN
9 4 (4.88%) Firewall
9 4 (4.88%) NetScaler
10 3 (3.66%) Unified Communications
10 3 (3.66%) VSAN
11 1 (1.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.98%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.66%) Big Data
3 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.22%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.22%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (19.51%) Games
2 5 (6.10%) Finance
3 4 (4.88%) Public Sector
4 3 (3.66%) Banking
4 3 (3.66%) Retail
5 1 (1.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 17 (20.73%) Server Engineer
2 15 (18.29%) IT Engineer
3 14 (17.07%) Operations Engineer
4 12 (14.63%) Desktop Engineer
4 12 (14.63%) Support Engineer
5 9 (10.98%) Architect
5 9 (10.98%) Desktop Support
5 9 (10.98%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 9 (10.98%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 9 (10.98%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
5 9 (10.98%) Team Leader
6 7 (8.54%) Consultant
7 5 (6.10%) Analyst
7 5 (6.10%) Data Centre Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (6.10%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (4.88%) Field Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) Technical Architect
9 3 (3.66%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
9 3 (3.66%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 38 (46.34%) Data Centre
2 17 (20.73%) Self-Motivation
3 11 (13.41%) Clustering
4 10 (12.20%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (12.20%) Hybrid Cloud
4 10 (12.20%) Private Cloud
5 8 (9.76%) Smartphone
6 5 (6.10%) Social Network
7 3 (3.66%) CMDB
7 3 (3.66%) Handset
8 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.44%) Virtual Team
9 1 (1.22%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.22%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.22%) iPhone
9 1 (1.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 66 (80.49%) Windows
2 40 (48.78%) Windows Server
3 18 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (19.51%) Windows 10
4 16 (19.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (14.63%) Windows 7
6 5 (6.10%) Apple iOS
6 5 (6.10%) Linux
7 4 (4.88%) Unix
8 3 (3.66%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.22%) Android
9 1 (1.22%) Solaris
9 1 (1.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (31.71%) Server Management
2 19 (23.17%) Decision-Making
3 16 (19.51%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (19.51%) Performance Monitoring
3 16 (19.51%) Proactive Management
3 16 (19.51%) Security Patching
3 16 (19.51%) Storage Management
3 16 (19.51%) Validation
3 16 (19.51%) Virtual Environments
4 15 (18.29%) Break/Fix
5 14 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (15.85%) ITIL
7 11 (13.41%) Service Delivery
8 10 (12.20%) Security Management
9 9 (10.98%) Asset Management
10 8 (9.76%) Migration
11 7 (8.54%) Service Management
12 5 (6.10%) Due Diligence
13 4 (4.88%) Business Analysis
13 4 (4.88%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 23 (28.05%) SQL
2 21 (25.61%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.44%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.44%) VBScript
4 1 (1.22%) C
4 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (39.02%) Security Cleared
2 25 (30.49%) DV Cleared
3 11 (13.41%) SC Cleared
4 6 (7.32%) A+ Certification
5 4 (4.88%) Degree
6 3 (3.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.22%) CCNA
7 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.22%) MCP
7 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (19.51%) SLA
2 9 (10.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.22%) GDPR
System Software
1 64 (78.05%) Active Directory
2 40 (48.78%) Hyper-V
3 26 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (12.20%) Firmware
4 10 (12.20%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (8.54%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (7.32%) XenApp
6 6 (7.32%) XenDesktop
7 3 (3.66%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.66%) VMware NSX
7 3 (3.66%) vSphere
8 1 (1.22%) NFS
8 1 (1.22%) Samba
8 1 (1.22%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.22%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 38 (46.34%) WSUS
2 29 (35.37%) SCOM
3 16 (19.51%) EMC NetWorker
3 16 (19.51%) NetBackup
3 16 (19.51%) SCVMM
4 10 (12.20%) Microsoft Clustering
5 7 (8.54%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (3.66%) vRealize
7 1 (1.22%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 63 (76.83%) Microsoft
2 39 (47.56%) VMware
3 27 (32.93%) Citrix
4 24 (29.27%) EMC
5 16 (19.51%) Cisco
5 16 (19.51%) HP
5 16 (19.51%) Symantec
6 10 (12.20%) Arista
6 10 (12.20%) Brocade
6 10 (12.20%) Emulex
7 5 (6.10%) Apple
8 4 (4.88%) Google
8 4 (4.88%) IBM
8 4 (4.88%) Oracle
8 4 (4.88%) SAP
9 3 (3.66%) Ivanti
9 3 (3.66%) NetApp
10 1 (1.22%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.22%) Veeam