Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 93 109
Rank change year-on-year -10 +16 +1
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 93 116 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.55% 3.07% 2.51%
As % of the Systems Management category 32.40% 34.63% 26.71%
Number of salaries quoted 44 83 62
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% -11.11%
10th Percentile £36,925 £27,508 £27,050
90th Percentile £58,750 £70,000 £67,350
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £39,323
% change year-on-year +16.88% -2.09% -14.05%

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 287 335 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 7.88% 8.87% 9.41%
Number of salaries quoted 175 238 259
Birmingham median annual salary £53,150 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.88% -11.11% -0.83%
10th Percentile £35,750 £29,500 £28,100
90th Percentile £73,250 £59,125 £72,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,525 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.04% -4.65% -

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 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SCCM in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 75 (80.65%) Windows
2 71 (76.34%) VMware
3 69 (74.19%) Microsoft
4 67 (72.04%) Data Centre
5 65 (69.89%) Active Directory
6 45 (48.39%) Microsoft Office
6 45 (48.39%) VMware Infrastructure
7 42 (45.16%) Windows 7
8 40 (43.01%) Microsoft Certification
9 39 (41.94%) MCSE
10 37 (39.78%) Hyper-V
11 36 (38.71%) Root Cause Analysis
11 36 (38.71%) Self-Motivation
12 34 (36.56%) Windows 10
13 32 (34.41%) Cisco
14 31 (33.33%) WSUS
15 29 (31.18%) ITIL
15 29 (31.18%) PowerShell
16 28 (30.11%) Microsoft Azure
16 28 (30.11%) DHCP
16 28 (30.11%) DNS
17 27 (29.03%) HP
18 26 (27.96%) Degree
18 26 (27.96%) Office 365
18 26 (27.96%) Windows Server
19 25 (26.88%) VBScript
20 24 (25.81%) SQL
21 22 (23.66%) MCP
21 22 (23.66%) Computer Science
21 22 (23.66%) Software Engineering

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 19 (20.43%) SharePoint
2 10 (10.75%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (2.15%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.08%) IIS
4 1 (1.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 45 (48.39%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 28 (30.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (27.96%) Office 365
3 13 (13.98%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.15%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 28 (30.11%) DHCP
1 28 (30.11%) DNS
2 5 (5.38%) LAN
2 5 (5.38%) WAN
3 4 (4.30%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (3.23%) Firewall
4 3 (3.23%) SAN
5 2 (2.15%) iSCSI
5 2 (2.15%) NAS
5 2 (2.15%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.15%) Wireless
6 1 (1.08%) DMZ
6 1 (1.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.28%) SQL Server
2 14 (15.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.15%) AdminStudio
General
1 13 (13.98%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (26.88%) SCCM Engineer
2 18 (19.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (19.35%) Senior SCCM Engineer
3 15 (16.13%) Architect
4 14 (15.05%) Technical Architect
4 14 (15.05%) Technical Leader
5 9 (9.68%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 9 (9.68%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (9.68%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (6.45%) Operations Manager
6 6 (6.45%) Service Manager
7 4 (4.30%) Service Operations Manager
8 3 (3.23%) IT Manager
8 3 (3.23%) Team Leader
9 2 (2.15%) Analyst
9 2 (2.15%) Delivery Manager
9 2 (2.15%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 2 (2.15%) IT Services Delivery Manager
9 2 (2.15%) IT Support
9 2 (2.15%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 67 (72.04%) Data Centre
2 36 (38.71%) Self-Motivation
3 22 (23.66%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.30%) CMDB
5 3 (3.23%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.08%) iPad
6 1 (1.08%) iPhone
6 1 (1.08%) PMI
6 1 (1.08%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 75 (80.65%) Windows
2 42 (45.16%) Windows 7
3 34 (36.56%) Windows 10
4 26 (27.96%) Windows Server
5 22 (23.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (21.51%) Windows 8
8 18 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (4.30%) Linux
9 4 (4.30%) Mac OS
9 4 (4.30%) SUSE
9 4 (4.30%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.15%) Android
10 2 (2.15%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.08%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (1.08%) Windows Phone
11 1 (1.08%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (38.71%) Root Cause Analysis
2 29 (31.18%) ITIL
3 22 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (23.66%) Software Engineering
4 21 (22.58%) Patch Management
5 20 (21.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 19 (20.43%) Kalman Filter
7 18 (19.35%) Web Filtering
8 17 (18.28%) Data Protection
9 15 (16.13%) Presales
9 15 (16.13%) Service Delivery
10 13 (13.98%) DevOps
11 10 (10.75%) Customer Requirements
12 9 (9.68%) Service Management
12 9 (9.68%) Technical Architecture
13 7 (7.53%) Application Packaging
13 7 (7.53%) Project Management
14 6 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
15 5 (5.38%) ITIL V3
15 5 (5.38%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (31.18%) PowerShell
2 25 (26.88%) VBScript
3 24 (25.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (43.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (41.94%) MCSE
3 26 (27.96%) Degree
4 22 (23.66%) Computer Science Degree
4 22 (23.66%) MCP
5 20 (21.51%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (15.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 10 (10.75%) MCSA
8 9 (9.68%) MCITP
9 5 (5.38%) Security Cleared
10 3 (3.23%) SC Cleared
11 2 (2.15%) ISEB
11 2 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (1.08%) CCNA
12 1 (1.08%) CCNP
12 1 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (1.08%) MCTS
12 1 (1.08%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (19.35%) GDPR
2 2 (2.15%) SLA
3 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 65 (69.89%) Active Directory
2 45 (48.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (39.78%) Hyper-V
4 7 (7.53%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (4.30%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (4.30%) XenApp
5 4 (4.30%) XenDesktop
6 3 (3.23%) BitLocker
7 1 (1.08%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 31 (33.33%) WSUS
2 18 (19.35%) Norton AntiVirus
3 12 (12.90%) SCOM
4 8 (8.60%) Microsoft Intune
5 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 4 (4.30%) Cisco IPCC
6 4 (4.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (4.30%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.08%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.08%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 71 (76.34%) VMware
2 69 (74.19%) Microsoft
3 32 (34.41%) Cisco
4 27 (29.03%) HP
5 19 (20.43%) NetApp
5 19 (20.43%) Symantec
6 18 (19.35%) Dell
6 18 (19.35%) Forcepoint
6 18 (19.35%) IBM
6 18 (19.35%) McAfee
7 13 (13.98%) Citrix
8 10 (10.75%) 3PAR
8 10 (10.75%) Nimble Storage
9 5 (5.38%) Ivanti
9 5 (5.38%) ServiceNow
10 4 (4.30%) Adobe
11 1 (1.08%) Avaya
11 1 (1.08%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.08%) EMC
11 1 (1.08%) Sophos