Period
to 12 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 12 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
12 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 158 162 180
Rank change year-on-year +4 +18 -17
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 65 146 161
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.35% 1.73% 1.57%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.93% 10.87% 11.42%
Number of salaries quoted 57 120 139
10th Percentile £45,750 £35,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £41,250 £33,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £60,000 £48,500
Median % change year-on-year +16.67% +23.71% -3.00%
75th Percentile £85,000 £72,500 £58,750
90th Percentile £89,250 £77,500 £71,250
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £56,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.56% +25.00% -10.00%

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 the City of London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1,096 1,343 1,410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.72% 15.87% 13.74%
Number of salaries quoted 989 1,195 1,288
10th Percentile £48,750 £45,750 £42,500
25th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.90% +3.57% +12.00%
75th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £107,500 £100,000
Central London median annual salary £77,000 £73,250 £67,500
% change year-on-year +5.12% +8.52% +11.80%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing SCCM as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in the City of London

SCCM
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SCCM in the City of London.

Salary trend for SCCM in the City of London

SCCM
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing SCCM in the City of London over the 6 months to 12 April 2021.

Salary histogram for SCCM in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 April 2021, 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 City of London region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 57 (87.69%) Windows
2 49 (75.38%) Active Directory
3 42 (64.62%) Microsoft
3 42 (64.62%) Azure
4 41 (63.08%) Microsoft 365
5 31 (47.69%) PowerShell
6 28 (43.08%) Citrix
7 25 (38.46%) VMware
8 22 (33.85%) Azure Active Directory
9 21 (32.31%) Windows Server
10 20 (30.77%) ITIL
11 18 (27.69%) SolarWinds
11 18 (27.69%) Microsoft Intune
11 18 (27.69%) Windows Server 2012
11 18 (27.69%) Windows Server 2016
11 18 (27.69%) Windows Server 2019
12 17 (26.15%) Windows 10
13 16 (24.62%) XenDesktop
14 15 (23.08%) XenApp
14 15 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
15 14 (21.54%) SCOM
15 14 (21.54%) DNS
15 14 (21.54%) Law
15 14 (21.54%) Project Delivery
16 13 (20.00%) DHCP
17 12 (18.46%) Microsoft Certification
17 12 (18.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 11 (16.92%) Migration
18 11 (16.92%) Problem-Solving
19 10 (15.38%) NetScaler

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 10 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 10 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 9 (13.85%) IIS
3 2 (3.08%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.54%) Confluence
4 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Relativity
2 1 (1.54%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 42 (64.62%) Azure
2 41 (63.08%) Microsoft 365
3 22 (33.85%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (10.77%) IaaS
5 5 (7.69%) PaaS
5 5 (7.69%) SaaS
6 3 (4.62%) AWS
6 3 (4.62%) Mimecast
7 2 (3.08%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (1.54%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.54%) DNS
2 13 (20.00%) DHCP
3 10 (15.38%) NetScaler
4 5 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.69%) VoIP
5 4 (6.15%) VLAN
6 3 (4.62%) Firewall
6 3 (4.62%) Skype
6 3 (4.62%) VPN
7 2 (3.08%) BGP
7 2 (3.08%) MPLS
7 2 (3.08%) SAN
8 1 (1.54%) Internet
8 1 (1.54%) LAN
8 1 (1.54%) PBX
8 1 (1.54%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (1.54%) WAN
8 1 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) Amazon RDS
1 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.54%) Power BI
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Chocolatey
1 1 (1.54%) MSI
General
1 14 (21.54%) Law
2 10 (15.38%) Finance
3 8 (12.31%) Legal
4 3 (4.62%) Back Office
5 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.54%) Police
5 1 (1.54%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (21.54%) Architect
2 11 (16.92%) Analyst
2 11 (16.92%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (10.77%) Technical Leader
4 5 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (6.15%) Desktop Support
5 4 (6.15%) IT Architect
5 4 (6.15%) IT Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (6.15%) Team Leader
5 4 (6.15%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (4.62%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (4.62%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (4.62%) Head of IT
6 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) IT Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) IT Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Server Analyst
7 2 (3.08%) Deskside Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.54%) COM
2 1 (1.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) PKI
2 5 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.15%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.15%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.54%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.54%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.54%) Handset
4 1 (1.54%) iPad
4 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.54%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.54%) Replication
4 1 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.54%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.54%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 57 (87.69%) Windows
2 21 (32.31%) Windows Server
3 18 (27.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (27.69%) Windows Server 2016
3 18 (27.69%) Windows Server 2019
4 17 (26.15%) Windows 10
5 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.62%) Apple iOS
7 2 (3.08%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.54%) Linux
8 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.77%) ITIL
2 14 (21.54%) Project Delivery
3 12 (18.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 11 (16.92%) Migration
4 11 (16.92%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (15.38%) TOGAF
6 9 (13.85%) Architecture Roadmap
6 9 (13.85%) DevOps
6 9 (13.85%) Service Management
7 7 (10.77%) Problem Management
7 7 (10.77%) Service Delivery
8 6 (9.23%) High Availability
9 5 (7.69%) Wealth Management
10 4 (6.15%) Application Packaging
10 4 (6.15%) ITSM
10 4 (6.15%) Mentoring
10 4 (6.15%) Mobile Device Management
10 4 (6.15%) Patch Management
10 4 (6.15%) Software License Management
11 3 (4.62%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (47.69%) PowerShell
2 9 (13.85%) SQL
3 2 (3.08%) VB
4 1 (1.54%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (18.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (13.85%) CISSP
3 7 (10.77%) MCSE
4 6 (9.23%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (7.69%) CCNA
6 3 (4.62%) CISM
7 2 (3.08%) A+ Certification
7 2 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.54%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (1.54%) CCA
8 1 (1.54%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.54%) Degree
8 1 (1.54%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.54%) MOS
8 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) SLA
2 3 (4.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.54%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.54%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (1.54%) ISO 22301
3 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 49 (75.38%) Active Directory
2 16 (24.62%) XenDesktop
3 15 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (23.08%) XenApp
4 7 (10.77%) Hyper-V
5 4 (6.15%) Docker
6 3 (4.62%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (4.62%) vSphere
7 1 (1.54%) BitLocker
7 1 (1.54%) Firmware
7 1 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.54%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 18 (27.69%) Microsoft Intune
2 14 (21.54%) SCOM
3 5 (7.69%) SCOrch
3 5 (7.69%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (6.15%) Kubernetes
5 2 (3.08%) Terraform
5 2 (3.08%) WSUS
6 1 (1.54%) Ansible
6 1 (1.54%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.54%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.54%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 42 (64.62%) Microsoft
2 28 (43.08%) Citrix
3 25 (38.46%) VMware
4 18 (27.69%) SolarWinds
5 10 (15.38%) Cisco
6 6 (9.23%) Snow
7 5 (7.69%) NetApp
8 4 (6.15%) iManage
9 3 (4.62%) Sophos
9 3 (4.62%) Veeam
10 2 (3.08%) CheckPoint
10 2 (3.08%) Mitel
10 2 (3.08%) MobileIron
10 2 (3.08%) Remedy
10 2 (3.08%) ServiceNow
10 2 (3.08%) Symantec
11 1 (1.54%) AppDynamics
11 1 (1.54%) Becrypt
11 1 (1.54%) McAfee
11 1 (1.54%) Proofpoint