The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for SCCM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 80 91
Rank change year-on-year -17 +11  
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 17 8 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.17% 0.83% 2.00%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.66% 16.00% 45.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 34
Median salary £30,750 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.58% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £38,250 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  

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

Systems Management Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 116 50 75
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 7.98% 5.20% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 74 40 66
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing SCCM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in Cheshire

SCCM
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for SCCM in Cheshire

SCCM
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Cheshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SCCM in Cheshire

SCCM
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 14 £28,750 - 1
Runcorn -8 1 £42,500 +13.33%
Wilmslow -15 1 £35,000 -1.40%
Knutsford - 1 - -
SCCM
North West

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing SCCM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (80.00%) Windows
3 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 10 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 8 (40.00%) ITIL
6 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Office
6 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
7 6 (30.00%) PowerShell
7 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
7 6 (30.00%) LAN
7 6 (30.00%) Cisco
7 6 (30.00%) Blackberry
8 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (25.00%) WAN
8 5 (25.00%) Windows 8
8 5 (25.00%) Windows 10
8 5 (25.00%) Office 365
9 4 (20.00%) Change Control
9 4 (20.00%) Network Management
9 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (20.00%) Patch Management
9 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
9 4 (20.00%) VPN
9 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
10 3 (15.00%) VoIP
10 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
10 3 (15.00%) MCP

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.00%) IIS
4 1 (5.00%) Site Server
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) LAN
2 5 (25.00%) WAN
3 4 (20.00%) VPN
4 3 (15.00%) Skype
4 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (15.00%) VoIP
5 2 (10.00%) DNS
5 2 (10.00%) MPLS
6 1 (5.00%) DHCP
6 1 (5.00%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) AdminStudio
1 1 (5.00%) MSI
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Back Office
2 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Analyst
1 5 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Field Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) IT Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Field Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Server Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) CMDB
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 5 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Change Control
2 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (20.00%) Network Management
2 4 (20.00%) Patch Management
3 3 (15.00%) Application Packaging
4 2 (10.00%) Break/Fix
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (10.00%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (10.00%) Service Management
4 2 (10.00%) Software Deployment
4 2 (10.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 1 (5.00%) Application Virtualisation
5 1 (5.00%) Business Transformation
5 1 (5.00%) IT Strategy
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.00%) Security Patching
5 1 (5.00%) Software Distribution
5 1 (5.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.00%) VBScript
3 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 10 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (15.00%) MCP
3 3 (15.00%) MCSE
4 1 (5.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.00%) MCSA
4 1 (5.00%) NCDA
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) XenApp
3 1 (5.00%) Firmware
3 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.00%) vSphere
3 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (5.00%) BladeLogic
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (5.00%) SCOM
2 1 (5.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Altiris
4 1 (5.00%) Apple
4 1 (5.00%) BMC
4 1 (5.00%) CA
4 1 (5.00%) Dell
4 1 (5.00%) Dell Compellent
4 1 (5.00%) EqualLogic
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) NetApp
4 1 (5.00%) Wyse
Warrington, Cheshire
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