Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 199 138 159
Rank change year-on-year -61 +21 +53
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 55 65 192
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.93% 1.71% 1.90%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.89% 8.56% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 39 58 153
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £26,700
25th Percentile £43,750 £47,741 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.70% +15.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £59,375 £72,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £68,500 £86,125 £71,250
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £58,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -9.48% +22.11% +5.56%

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 1,125 759 1,516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 19.09% 19.96% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,020 690 1,350
10th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
25th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £72,500 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.34% - +7.41%
75th Percentile £96,250 £87,500 £87,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £103,875 £105,000
Central London median annual salary £77,500 £73,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +6.16% +4.29% +7.69%

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 25 September 2021.

Salary histogram for SCCM in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 49 (89.09%) Windows
2 37 (67.27%) Microsoft
2 37 (67.27%) Active Directory
3 34 (61.82%) PowerShell
4 28 (50.91%) ITIL
5 27 (49.09%) Finance
5 27 (49.09%) Microsoft 365
6 24 (43.64%) Windows Server
7 20 (36.36%) VMware
8 18 (32.73%) Azure
9 17 (30.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 16 (29.09%) Windows 10
11 15 (27.27%) vSphere
11 15 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (23.64%) Service Management
12 13 (23.64%) Problem Management
12 13 (23.64%) SCOM
12 13 (23.64%) SQL Server
12 13 (23.64%) Citrix
12 13 (23.64%) DHCP
12 13 (23.64%) DNS
13 12 (21.82%) Service Delivery
14 11 (20.00%) Reuters
14 11 (20.00%) Bloomberg
14 11 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
14 11 (20.00%) IaaS
15 10 (18.18%) Android
15 10 (18.18%) Apple
16 9 (16.36%) Cisco
16 9 (16.36%) Thin Client

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 9 (16.36%) Skype for Business
2 8 (14.55%) MS Exchange
3 4 (7.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.82%) Confluence
5 1 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (49.09%) Microsoft 365
2 18 (32.73%) Azure
3 11 (20.00%) IaaS
4 9 (16.36%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (12.73%) Slack
6 4 (7.27%) AWS
6 4 (7.27%) Power Platform
6 4 (7.27%) SaaS
7 2 (3.64%) Mimecast
8 1 (1.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.82%) Amazon ECS
8 1 (1.82%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (1.82%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (1.82%) GCP
8 1 (1.82%) Power Automate
8 1 (1.82%) PowerApps
8 1 (1.82%) Serverless
8 1 (1.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.64%) DHCP
1 13 (23.64%) DNS
2 7 (12.73%) Firewall
2 7 (12.73%) TCP/IP
3 6 (10.91%) Skype
4 4 (7.27%) PBX
4 4 (7.27%) VPN
5 3 (5.45%) NetScaler
5 3 (5.45%) Unified Communications
5 3 (5.45%) VLAN
5 3 (5.45%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (5.45%) Wireless
6 1 (1.82%) Internet
6 1 (1.82%) IPv4
6 1 (1.82%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.82%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.27%) Power BI
2 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (12.73%) WinDbg
2 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.82%) MSI
General
1 27 (49.09%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) Financial Institution
3 6 (10.91%) Back Office
3 6 (10.91%) Banking
3 6 (10.91%) Legal
4 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.27%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 4 (7.27%) Military
4 4 (7.27%) Social Skills
5 3 (5.45%) Public Sector
6 2 (3.64%) Front Office
6 2 (3.64%) Law
6 2 (3.64%) Police
6 2 (3.64%) Retail
7 1 (1.82%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (29.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 10 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) Analyst
5 7 (12.73%) Senior Support Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) Wintel Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (7.27%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) IT Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Service Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Support Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Desktop Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) Software Packaging
2 3 (5.45%) COM
3 1 (1.82%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Fat Client
1 9 (16.36%) Handset
1 9 (16.36%) Thin Client
2 8 (14.55%) Blackberry
3 6 (10.91%) Hedge funds
4 5 (9.09%) Replication
5 4 (7.27%) Data Centre
5 4 (7.27%) PKI
6 3 (5.45%) BYOD
6 3 (5.45%) Smartphone
7 2 (3.64%) EMC VNX
7 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.82%) CMDB
8 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (1.82%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (1.82%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 49 (89.09%) Windows
2 24 (43.64%) Windows Server
3 16 (29.09%) Windows 10
4 10 (18.18%) Android
5 5 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 4 (7.27%) Linux
6 4 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (5.45%) Apple iOS
7 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2016
8 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.91%) ITIL
2 17 (30.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 13 (23.64%) Problem Management
3 13 (23.64%) Service Management
4 12 (21.82%) Service Delivery
5 9 (16.36%) Data Protection
5 9 (16.36%) Server Management
6 8 (14.55%) Project Delivery
7 7 (12.73%) Change Management
7 7 (12.73%) Migration
8 6 (10.91%) ITSM
8 6 (10.91%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (9.09%) Proactive Monitoring
9 5 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (9.09%) Security Patching
10 4 (7.27%) Application Packaging
10 4 (7.27%) Break/Fix
10 4 (7.27%) Project Management
10 4 (7.27%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (61.82%) PowerShell
2 9 (16.36%) VBScript
3 7 (12.73%) SQL
4 2 (3.64%) Perl
5 1 (1.82%) C
5 1 (1.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) DV Cleared
1 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.09%) Degree
3 4 (7.27%) HNC
4 2 (3.64%) CISSP
4 2 (3.64%) MCSE
5 1 (1.82%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.82%) CCNA
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.82%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) SLA
2 6 (10.91%) GDPR
3 1 (1.82%) COBIT
3 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.82%) ITGC
3 1 (1.82%) NCSC
3 1 (1.82%) NIST
3 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (67.27%) Active Directory
2 15 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (27.27%) vSphere
3 8 (14.55%) Virtual Desktop
4 6 (10.91%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (7.27%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (7.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (7.27%) XenApp
6 3 (5.45%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
7 2 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.82%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 13 (23.64%) SCOM
2 11 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 8 (14.55%) NetBackup
4 7 (12.73%) Perfmon
5 6 (10.91%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (10.91%) MOM
6 4 (7.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (7.27%) OfficeScan
6 4 (7.27%) Trend Micro Deep Security
7 3 (5.45%) CASB
8 2 (3.64%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (3.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (3.64%) Terraform
8 2 (3.64%) vCenter Server
8 2 (3.64%) WSUS
9 1 (1.82%) Ansible
9 1 (1.82%) HAProxy
9 1 (1.82%) Nagios
9 1 (1.82%) SCOrch
9 1 (1.82%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 37 (67.27%) Microsoft
2 20 (36.36%) VMware
3 13 (23.64%) Citrix
4 11 (20.00%) Bloomberg
4 11 (20.00%) Reuters
5 10 (18.18%) Apple
6 9 (16.36%) Cisco
7 6 (10.91%) Altiris
7 6 (10.91%) McAfee
8 5 (9.09%) HP
9 4 (7.27%) Huawei
9 4 (7.27%) Symantec
9 4 (7.27%) Veritas
10 3 (5.45%) Mitel
10 3 (5.45%) ServiceNow
10 3 (5.45%) SolarWinds
11 2 (3.64%) Ivanti
11 2 (3.64%) Juniper
11 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
11 2 (3.64%) RightFax