Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 86 114
Rank change year-on-year -33 +28 +8
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 89 116 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.28% 2.98% 2.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 27.13% 34.42% 23.94%
Number of salaries quoted 41 78 54
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £39,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.91% -7.65% -7.61%
10th Percentile £25,250 £28,562 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,625 £71,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% -12.57%

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 Birmingham with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 328 337 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 8.40% 8.64% 9.39%
Number of salaries quoted 185 223 269
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -13.51% -2.63%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,550 £28,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £57,500 £73,750
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in Birmingham

SCCM
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for SCCM in Birmingham

SCCM
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Birmingham over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for SCCM in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 73 (82.02%) Windows
2 65 (73.03%) Microsoft
3 63 (70.79%) VMware
4 58 (65.17%) Active Directory
5 50 (56.18%) Microsoft Office
5 50 (56.18%) Windows 10
6 49 (55.06%) Data Centre
7 48 (53.93%) PowerShell
8 47 (52.81%) Windows 7
9 45 (50.56%) Microsoft Certification
10 44 (49.44%) MCSE
11 40 (44.94%) VBScript
12 36 (40.45%) Root Cause Analysis
12 36 (40.45%) Self-Motivation
12 36 (40.45%) MCP
13 34 (38.20%) Degree
14 33 (37.08%) Computer Science
14 33 (37.08%) Computer Science Degree
14 33 (37.08%) Agile Software Development
14 33 (37.08%) Software Engineering
15 27 (30.34%) SQL
15 27 (30.34%) VMware Infrastructure
16 24 (26.97%) Office 365
17 23 (25.84%) Windows Server
18 22 (24.72%) WSUS
19 19 (21.35%) Hyper-V
20 17 (19.10%) Microsoft Azure
20 17 (19.10%) Windows Server 2008
20 17 (19.10%) ITIL
21 16 (17.98%) Cisco

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (6.74%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.49%) IIS
4 3 (3.37%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.37%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 50 (56.18%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (5.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (4.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 24 (26.97%) Office 365
2 17 (19.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (8.99%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.37%) Mimecast
5 2 (2.25%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.73%) DHCP
1 14 (15.73%) DNS
2 8 (8.99%) SAN
3 6 (6.74%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.49%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (4.49%) LAN
4 4 (4.49%) SSL
4 4 (4.49%) VLAN
4 4 (4.49%) WAN
5 3 (3.37%) Firewall
6 2 (2.25%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.25%) NAS
7 1 (1.12%) DMZ
7 1 (1.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (11.24%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.25%) AdminStudio
2 1 (1.12%) MSI
General
1 13 (14.61%) Finance
2 3 (3.37%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.12%) Law
3 1 (1.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (41.57%) SCCM Engineer
2 18 (20.22%) Senior SCCM Engineer
3 11 (12.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (8.99%) Architect
5 7 (7.87%) IT Support
5 7 (7.87%) Technical Architect
6 6 (6.74%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (6.74%) Operations Manager
6 6 (6.74%) Service Manager
7 5 (5.62%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (5.62%) Administrator
7 5 (5.62%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
7 5 (5.62%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.62%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (4.49%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) IT Administrator
8 4 (4.49%) IT Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.49%) Service Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.49%) WSH
2 1 (1.12%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 49 (55.06%) Data Centre
2 36 (40.45%) Self-Motivation
3 33 (37.08%) Computer Science
4 9 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.49%) Clustering
5 4 (4.49%) CMDB
5 4 (4.49%) Driving Licence
6 3 (3.37%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.12%) iPad
7 1 (1.12%) iPhone
7 1 (1.12%) PMI
7 1 (1.12%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 73 (82.02%) Windows
2 50 (56.18%) Windows 10
3 47 (52.81%) Windows 7
4 23 (25.84%) Windows Server
5 17 (19.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (16.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (13.48%) Windows 8
8 4 (4.49%) Linux
8 4 (4.49%) Mac OS
8 4 (4.49%) SUSE
8 4 (4.49%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.25%) Android
9 2 (2.25%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.12%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (1.12%) Windows Phone
10 1 (1.12%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.45%) Root Cause Analysis
2 33 (37.08%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (37.08%) Software Engineering
3 17 (19.10%) ITIL
4 13 (14.61%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 9 (10.11%) Data Protection
6 8 (8.99%) Patch Management
6 8 (8.99%) Presales
6 8 (8.99%) Service Management
7 7 (7.87%) Customer Requirements
8 6 (6.74%) Mobile Device Management
8 6 (6.74%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (6.74%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (5.62%) Due Diligence
9 5 (5.62%) ITIL V3
9 5 (5.62%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (4.49%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (4.49%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (4.49%) Release Management
10 4 (4.49%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (53.93%) PowerShell
2 40 (44.94%) VBScript
3 27 (30.34%) SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (50.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (49.44%) MCSE
3 36 (40.45%) MCP
4 34 (38.20%) Degree
5 33 (37.08%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (6.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (4.49%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (4.49%) MCITP
7 4 (4.49%) MCSA
7 4 (4.49%) Security Cleared
8 3 (3.37%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.25%) ISEB
9 2 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (1.12%) CCNA
10 1 (1.12%) CCNP
10 1 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.12%) MCTS
10 1 (1.12%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.24%) GDPR
2 5 (5.62%) SLA
3 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 58 (65.17%) Active Directory
2 27 (30.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (21.35%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.49%) Firmware
4 4 (4.49%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (3.37%) BitLocker
5 3 (3.37%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (2.25%) XenApp
6 2 (2.25%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (24.72%) WSUS
2 9 (10.11%) SCOM
3 8 (8.99%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (4.49%) Cisco IPCC
5 2 (2.25%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.12%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (1.12%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 65 (73.03%) Microsoft
2 63 (70.79%) VMware
3 16 (17.98%) Cisco
4 15 (16.85%) NetApp
5 8 (8.99%) 3PAR
6 7 (7.87%) Citrix
6 7 (7.87%) HP
7 5 (5.62%) Forcepoint
7 5 (5.62%) Nimble Storage
8 4 (4.49%) Adobe
8 4 (4.49%) ServiceNow
9 3 (3.37%) EMC
9 3 (3.37%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (3.37%) Symantec
10 2 (2.25%) Dell
10 2 (2.25%) IBM
10 2 (2.25%) McAfee
10 2 (2.25%) Veeam
11 1 (1.12%) Ivanti
11 1 (1.12%) MobileIron