Period
to 23 April 2019

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 23 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 65 109 116
Rank change year-on-year +44 +7 +6
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 132 84 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 4.21% 2.23% 1.93%
As % of the Systems Management category 41.12% 23.53% 29.80%
Number of salaries quoted 81 48 35
Birmingham median annual salary £46,500 £34,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.76% -28.42% +26.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £23,500 £38,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,875 £57,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +26.76%

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 321 357 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 10.25% 9.46% 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 207 180 133
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £27,425 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £75,125 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -6.46%

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 23 April 2019.

Salary histogram for SCCM in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, 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.

1 110 (83.33%) Windows
2 94 (71.21%) Microsoft
2 94 (71.21%) Active Directory
2 94 (71.21%) VMware
3 86 (65.15%) Data Centre
4 68 (51.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 63 (47.73%) DNS
6 60 (45.45%) DHCP
7 54 (40.91%) ITIL
8 52 (39.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 51 (38.64%) MCSE
9 51 (38.64%) Hyper-V
10 50 (37.88%) Cisco
11 46 (34.85%) HP
12 45 (34.09%) Microsoft Office
13 43 (32.58%) Microsoft Azure
13 43 (32.58%) Windows Server
13 43 (32.58%) Self-Motivation
14 40 (30.30%) Office 365
15 36 (27.27%) WSUS
16 35 (26.52%) Windows 7
16 35 (26.52%) GDPR
17 34 (25.76%) Root Cause Analysis
17 34 (25.76%) Data Protection
17 34 (25.76%) Symantec
17 34 (25.76%) McAfee
18 33 (25.00%) SharePoint
18 33 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 32 (24.24%) Patch Management
19 32 (24.24%) MCSA

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 33 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 29 (21.97%) SharePoint Server
3 6 (4.55%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.27%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.76%) IIS
Applications
1 45 (34.09%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.52%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (2.27%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 43 (32.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (30.30%) Office 365
3 7 (5.30%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 63 (47.73%) DNS
2 60 (45.45%) DHCP
3 8 (6.06%) LAN
3 8 (6.06%) WAN
4 4 (3.03%) SAN
4 4 (3.03%) Wireless
5 3 (2.27%) NAS
5 3 (2.27%) Network Security
5 3 (2.27%) Skype
6 2 (1.52%) Firewall
6 2 (1.52%) SMS
6 2 (1.52%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.52%) VLAN
7 1 (0.76%) DMZ
7 1 (0.76%) SSL
7 1 (0.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.85%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.27%) MSI
General
1 10 (7.58%) Finance
2 1 (0.76%) Banking
2 1 (0.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (24.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 31 (23.48%) SCCM Engineer
3 23 (17.42%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 18 (13.64%) Senior SCCM Engineer
5 15 (11.36%) Architect
5 15 (11.36%) Technical Architect
5 15 (11.36%) Technical Leader
6 12 (9.09%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 12 (9.09%) IT Engineer
6 12 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 8 (6.06%) Analyst
7 8 (6.06%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 8 (6.06%) Team Leader
8 7 (5.30%) Deployment Engineer
8 7 (5.30%) Support Analyst
9 6 (4.55%) IT Support
9 6 (4.55%) Support Engineer
10 5 (3.79%) Desktop Support
10 5 (3.79%) IT Support Engineer
11 4 (3.03%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.52%) WSH
2 1 (0.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 86 (65.15%) Data Centre
2 43 (32.58%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (9.09%) Clustering
4 4 (3.03%) Smartphone
5 3 (2.27%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.52%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.76%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.76%) iPad
7 1 (0.76%) iPhone
7 1 (0.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 110 (83.33%) Windows
2 43 (32.58%) Windows Server
3 35 (26.52%) Windows 7
4 31 (23.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (19.70%) Windows 10
6 23 (17.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (14.39%) Windows 8
9 12 (9.09%) Linux
10 3 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.76%) Android
11 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.76%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.76%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (40.91%) ITIL
2 34 (25.76%) Data Protection
2 34 (25.76%) Root Cause Analysis
3 33 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 32 (24.24%) Patch Management
5 31 (23.48%) Kalman Filter
5 31 (23.48%) Web Filtering
6 18 (13.64%) Project Management
7 15 (11.36%) Presales
7 15 (11.36%) Service Delivery
8 13 (9.85%) Line Management
9 12 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (9.09%) Computer Science
9 12 (9.09%) Software Engineering
9 12 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
10 11 (8.33%) Migration
11 10 (7.58%) Change Management
12 9 (6.82%) DevOps
12 9 (6.82%) Technical Leadership
13 8 (6.06%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (21.97%) PowerShell
2 17 (12.88%) SQL
2 17 (12.88%) VBScript
3 3 (2.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 52 (39.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (38.64%) MCSE
3 32 (24.24%) ITIL Certification
3 32 (24.24%) MCSA
4 28 (21.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 16 (12.12%) MCITP
5 16 (12.12%) MCP
6 15 (11.36%) Degree
7 12 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (3.03%) MCDST
9 1 (0.76%) CCNA
9 1 (0.76%) CCNP
9 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (26.52%) GDPR
System Software
1 94 (71.21%) Active Directory
2 68 (51.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (38.64%) Hyper-V
4 8 (6.06%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (2.27%) XenApp
6 3 (2.27%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.76%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 36 (27.27%) WSUS
2 31 (23.48%) Norton AntiVirus
3 17 (12.88%) SCOM
4 10 (7.58%) Failover Clustering
5 9 (6.82%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 8 (6.06%) Backup Exec
7 6 (4.55%) NetBackup
8 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Intune
9 3 (2.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 3 (2.27%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 94 (71.21%) Microsoft
1 94 (71.21%) VMware
2 50 (37.88%) Cisco
3 46 (34.85%) HP
4 34 (25.76%) McAfee
4 34 (25.76%) Symantec
5 31 (23.48%) Dell
5 31 (23.48%) Forcepoint
5 31 (23.48%) IBM
5 31 (23.48%) NetApp
6 21 (15.91%) Citrix
7 17 (12.88%) Nimble Storage
8 15 (11.36%) 3PAR
9 10 (7.58%) Ivanti
10 5 (3.79%) Bloomberg
10 5 (3.79%) Fidessa
10 5 (3.79%) Remedy
10 5 (3.79%) Reuters
10 5 (3.79%) ServiceNow
11 4 (3.03%) Veeam