Period
to 21 October 2018

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 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 149 144 125
Rank change year-on-year -5 -19 -19
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 12 27 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.45% 0.96% 1.04%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.97% 11.84% 19.01%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 20
Cheshire median annual salary £22,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.14% +7.69% -13.33%
10th Percentile £21,000 £26,250 £24,888
90th Percentile £26,400 £46,125 £48,000
North West median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -13.33% -14.77% +17.33%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 201 228 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 7.56% 8.10% 5.46%
Number of salaries quoted 166 151 104
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +30.14% -8.75%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £53,750
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

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
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 6 months to 21 October 2018. 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
Wilmslow - 5 £22,000 -
Knutsford +8 3 - -
Warrington -12 3 £27,500 -18.52% 5
Runcorn +11 1 £23,000 -34.29%
SCCM
North West

For the 6 months to 21 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) Office 365
3 5 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 4 (33.33%) Migration
5 3 (25.00%) Citrix
5 3 (25.00%) Java
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) C#
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 2 (16.67%) IIS
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) VBScript
6 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 2 (16.67%) .NET
6 2 (16.67%) MySQL
6 2 (16.67%) FTP
6 2 (16.67%) HTTP
6 2 (16.67%) Apache
6 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
6 2 (16.67%) VMware
6 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering

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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) Apache
2 2 (16.67%) IIS
2 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (8.33%) IBM Notes
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) FTP
2 2 (16.67%) HTTP
2 2 (16.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Service Desk Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 1st Line Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Change and Configuration Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Change Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Configuration Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Support Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Technician
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (8.33%) IT Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Server Support Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Server Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) Ajax
2 1 (8.33%) DWR
2 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) JSON
2 1 (8.33%) LAMP
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
2 1 (8.33%) Struts
2 1 (8.33%) Struts2
2 1 (8.33%) Velocity
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (16.67%) CMDB
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (8.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (16.67%) IT Strategy
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 2 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (16.67%) Release Management
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Process Management
4 1 (8.33%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) Software Asset Management
4 1 (8.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (16.67%) VBScript
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) DBS Check
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) MCP
2 1 (8.33%) MCSA
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) WSUS
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) Cognizant
3 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Avaya
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) Ivanti
4 1 (8.33%) Lotus
4 1 (8.33%) NetApp
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle