Period
to 14 June 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 14 June 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
14 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 180 133 184
Rank change year-on-year -47 +51 +9
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 57 126 158
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.10% 1.99% 1.57%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.94% 11.28% 10.70%
Number of salaries quoted 54 106 131
10th Percentile £41,725 £35,625 £27,750
25th Percentile £51,250 £41,465 £33,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +0.87% +15.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £58,750
90th Percentile £78,375 £77,500 £71,250
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +27.78% -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 1,153 1,117 1,476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.26% 17.65% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1,036 1,009 1,343
10th Percentile £52,500 £46,250 £42,600
25th Percentile £62,188 £58,000 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% +7.69%
75th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £105,000 £103,750
Central London median annual salary £77,500 £74,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +4.03% +6.43% +12.00%

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 14 June 2021.

Salary histogram for SCCM in the City of London

For the 6 months to 14 June 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 51 (89.47%) Windows
2 45 (78.95%) Active Directory
3 43 (75.44%) Microsoft
4 37 (64.91%) Azure
4 37 (64.91%) Microsoft 365
5 30 (52.63%) VMware
6 26 (45.61%) PowerShell
7 22 (38.60%) Azure Active Directory
8 20 (35.09%) ITIL
9 18 (31.58%) Windows Server
9 18 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (29.82%) Citrix
11 16 (28.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 15 (26.32%) DNS
12 15 (26.32%) Microsoft Intune
13 14 (24.56%) Windows 10
13 14 (24.56%) DHCP
14 13 (22.81%) Finance
15 12 (21.05%) SQL
15 12 (21.05%) SolarWinds
15 12 (21.05%) Project Delivery
16 11 (19.30%) MS Exchange
16 11 (19.30%) Service Delivery
17 10 (17.54%) Service Management
17 10 (17.54%) TCP/IP
17 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Office
17 10 (17.54%) Cisco
17 10 (17.54%) SCOM
17 10 (17.54%) IaaS
17 10 (17.54%) vSphere

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 11 (19.30%) MS Exchange
2 8 (14.04%) SharePoint
3 6 (10.53%) Skype for Business
4 5 (8.77%) IIS
5 2 (3.51%) Confluence
6 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Relativity
2 1 (1.75%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 37 (64.91%) Azure
1 37 (64.91%) Microsoft 365
2 22 (38.60%) Azure Active Directory
3 10 (17.54%) IaaS
4 4 (7.02%) SaaS
5 2 (3.51%) AWS
5 2 (3.51%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (3.51%) Mimecast
5 2 (3.51%) PaaS
6 1 (1.75%) Power Automate
6 1 (1.75%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (26.32%) DNS
2 14 (24.56%) DHCP
3 10 (17.54%) TCP/IP
4 7 (12.28%) NetScaler
5 5 (8.77%) VLAN
6 4 (7.02%) Firewall
7 3 (5.26%) Skype
7 3 (5.26%) VoIP
8 2 (3.51%) BGP
8 2 (3.51%) Internet
8 2 (3.51%) MPLS
8 2 (3.51%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (3.51%) SAN
8 2 (3.51%) VPN
9 1 (1.75%) LAN
9 1 (1.75%) PBX
9 1 (1.75%) WAN
9 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.75%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.75%) Power BI
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MSI
2 1 (1.75%) Chocolatey
General
1 13 (22.81%) Finance
2 8 (14.04%) Social Skills
3 7 (12.28%) Back Office
4 6 (10.53%) Law
5 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (8.77%) Legal
6 4 (7.02%) Military
7 3 (5.26%) Public Sector
8 2 (3.51%) Financial Institution
8 2 (3.51%) Police
8 2 (3.51%) Retail
9 1 (1.75%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (14.04%) Analyst
3 6 (10.53%) Technical Leader
4 5 (8.77%) Desktop Support
5 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Team Leader
5 4 (7.02%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.26%) Architect
6 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Server Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Applications Support
7 2 (3.51%) Deskside Support
7 2 (3.51%) Head of IT
7 2 (3.51%) Head of IT Security
7 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Senior Wintel Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Support Team Leader
7 2 (3.51%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) Azure Blueprints
1 1 (1.75%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) Data Centre
1 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
1 3 (5.26%) PKI
2 2 (3.51%) EMC VNX
2 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (3.51%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.75%) Handset
3 1 (1.75%) iPad
3 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.75%) Replication
3 1 (1.75%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 51 (89.47%) Windows
2 18 (31.58%) Windows Server
3 14 (24.56%) Windows 10
4 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2016
4 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2019
5 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (8.77%) Apple iOS
7 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.51%) Linux
8 2 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) ITIL
2 16 (28.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 12 (21.05%) Project Delivery
4 11 (19.30%) Service Delivery
5 10 (17.54%) Service Management
6 9 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (14.04%) Change Management
8 7 (12.28%) DevOps
8 7 (12.28%) Problem Management
9 6 (10.53%) Security Patching
10 5 (8.77%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (8.77%) Migration
10 5 (8.77%) Mobile Device Management
10 5 (8.77%) Wealth Management
11 4 (7.02%) Patch Management
11 4 (7.02%) Proactive Monitoring
11 4 (7.02%) Project Management
11 4 (7.02%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (7.02%) Server Management
12 3 (5.26%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 26 (45.61%) PowerShell
2 12 (21.05%) SQL
3 2 (3.51%) Perl
4 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) DV Cleared
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.02%) CISSP
2 4 (7.02%) HNC
3 3 (5.26%) MCSE
4 2 (3.51%) CISM
4 2 (3.51%) Degree
5 1 (1.75%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.75%) CCNA
5 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.75%) MOS
5 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) SLA
2 3 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.75%) COBIT
3 1 (1.75%) ITGC
3 1 (1.75%) NCSC
3 1 (1.75%) NIST
3 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 45 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 18 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (17.54%) vSphere
4 6 (10.53%) Hyper-V
4 6 (10.53%) XenApp
4 6 (10.53%) XenDesktop
5 4 (7.02%) Docker
5 4 (7.02%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (5.26%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (3.51%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.75%) BitLocker
8 1 (1.75%) Firmware
8 1 (1.75%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 15 (26.32%) Microsoft Intune
2 10 (17.54%) SCOM
3 5 (8.77%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 4 (7.02%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (7.02%) Kubernetes
4 4 (7.02%) MOM
5 2 (3.51%) NetBackup
5 2 (3.51%) WSUS
6 1 (1.75%) Ansible
6 1 (1.75%) PowerCLI
6 1 (1.75%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.75%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (1.75%) Terraform
Vendors
1 43 (75.44%) Microsoft
2 30 (52.63%) VMware
3 17 (29.82%) Citrix
4 12 (21.05%) SolarWinds
5 10 (17.54%) Cisco
6 5 (8.77%) iManage
7 4 (7.02%) NetApp
7 4 (7.02%) Snow
8 3 (5.26%) MobileIron
9 2 (3.51%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.51%) Juniper
9 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.51%) Remedy
9 2 (3.51%) Sophos
9 2 (3.51%) Symantec
9 2 (3.51%) Veeam
10 1 (1.75%) Apple
10 1 (1.75%) BMC
10 1 (1.75%) HP
10 1 (1.75%) McAfee