Period
to 24 January 2022

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 24 January 2022 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
24 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 164 150 166
Rank change year-on-year -14 +16 +14
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 96 66 158
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.55% 1.55% 1.72%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.78% 6.98% 12.24%
Number of salaries quoted 71 55 119
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,538 £28,900
25th Percentile £43,125 £47,981 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £70,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -25.00% +27.27% +13.40%
75th Percentile £66,656 £87,500 £68,125
90th Percentile £78,750 £109,150 £77,500
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £71,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year -26.32% +42.50% +11.11%

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 1,094 945 1,291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.69% 22.18% 14.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1,004 852 1,099
10th Percentile £48,750 £48,462 £41,250
25th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £82,500 £75,000 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +3.45% +3.57%
75th Percentile £102,500 £90,000 £90,000
90th Percentile £120,000 £105,000 £108,750
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +7.41%

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 24 January 2022.

Salary histogram for SCCM in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2022, 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 87 (90.63%) Windows
2 74 (77.08%) Active Directory
3 65 (67.71%) Microsoft
4 51 (53.13%) PowerShell
4 51 (53.13%) Microsoft 365
5 49 (51.04%) Azure
6 42 (43.75%) Windows Server
7 35 (36.46%) ITIL
8 33 (34.38%) Citrix
8 33 (34.38%) Finance
9 29 (30.21%) Windows 10
10 25 (26.04%) VMware
11 23 (23.96%) SCOM
12 22 (22.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 20 (20.83%) ITSM
13 20 (20.83%) Problem Management
13 20 (20.83%) Microsoft Intune
14 17 (17.71%) SQL
14 17 (17.71%) HP
14 17 (17.71%) Server Management
15 16 (16.67%) DNS
15 16 (16.67%) DHCP
15 16 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
15 16 (16.67%) XenApp
16 15 (15.63%) AWS
16 15 (15.63%) Application Packaging
16 15 (15.63%) Infrastructure Management
16 15 (15.63%) Azure Active Directory
16 15 (15.63%) SLA
16 15 (15.63%) Microsoft App-V

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 (9.38%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.25%) Skype for Business
3 5 (5.21%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Sentinel
2 1 (1.04%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 51 (53.13%) Microsoft 365
2 49 (51.04%) Azure
3 15 (15.63%) AWS
3 15 (15.63%) Azure Active Directory
4 14 (14.58%) IaaS
5 11 (11.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 11 (11.46%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (11.46%) Amazon ECS
5 11 (11.46%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (11.46%) AWS Lambda
5 11 (11.46%) SaaS
5 11 (11.46%) Serverless
5 11 (11.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 6 (6.25%) Azure Monitor
6 6 (6.25%) Azure Sentinel
6 6 (6.25%) PaaS
7 4 (4.17%) Power Platform
7 4 (4.17%) Slack
8 1 (1.04%) Nutanix
8 1 (1.04%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.67%) DHCP
1 16 (16.67%) DNS
2 9 (9.38%) LAN
2 9 (9.38%) WAN
3 8 (8.33%) Firewall
4 6 (6.25%) Skype
4 6 (6.25%) Unified Communications
4 6 (6.25%) Wireless
5 4 (4.17%) PBX
5 4 (4.17%) VPN
5 4 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (3.13%) SD-WAN
6 3 (3.13%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.08%) ADSL
7 2 (2.08%) NetScaler
7 2 (2.08%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (1.04%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.04%) IPv4
8 1 (1.04%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.04%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.17%) Power BI
3 1 (1.04%) Blockchain
3 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (4.17%) WinDbg
2 2 (2.08%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.04%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.04%) MSI
3 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (34.38%) Finance
2 8 (8.33%) Legal
2 8 (8.33%) Social Skills
3 7 (7.29%) Banking
3 7 (7.29%) Financial Institution
4 4 (4.17%) Law
5 3 (3.13%) Back Office
5 3 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.08%) Front Office
6 2 (2.08%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 1 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.04%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.04%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (26.04%) Analyst
2 21 (21.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (16.67%) Desktop Support
4 13 (13.54%) Applications Engineer
5 12 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
6 11 (11.46%) Deployment Engineer
6 11 (11.46%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
6 11 (11.46%) Support Engineer
7 10 (10.42%) Support Analyst
8 9 (9.38%) Citrix Engineer
9 8 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 7 (7.29%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (7.29%) Desktop Analyst
10 7 (7.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 7 (7.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 7 (7.29%) IT Analyst
10 7 (7.29%) IT Engineer
10 7 (7.29%) Service Analyst
11 6 (6.25%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (6.25%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.46%) JSON
2 5 (5.21%) Software Packaging
3 2 (2.08%) COM
3 2 (2.08%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.46%) Enterprise Cloud
2 8 (8.33%) Blackberry
3 7 (7.29%) Hedge funds
4 6 (6.25%) Fat Client
4 6 (6.25%) Handset
4 6 (6.25%) Replication
4 6 (6.25%) Thin Client
5 4 (4.17%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.17%) PKI
5 4 (4.17%) Public Cloud
5 4 (4.17%) Smartphone
6 3 (3.13%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.08%) BYOD
7 2 (2.08%) Clustering
7 2 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.04%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 87 (90.63%) Windows
2 42 (43.75%) Windows Server
3 29 (30.21%) Windows 10
4 14 (14.58%) Linux
5 13 (13.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (12.50%) Windows Server 2016
7 8 (8.33%) Android
8 6 (6.25%) Unix
9 5 (5.21%) Windows 7
10 3 (3.13%) Apple iOS
10 3 (3.13%) Windows Server 2019
11 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (1.04%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (36.46%) ITIL
2 22 (22.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 20 (20.83%) ITSM
3 20 (20.83%) Problem Management
4 17 (17.71%) Server Management
5 15 (15.63%) Application Packaging
5 15 (15.63%) Infrastructure Management
6 14 (14.58%) Configuration Management
6 14 (14.58%) Service Management
7 13 (13.54%) Change Management
8 12 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
8 12 (12.50%) DevOps
8 12 (12.50%) Proactive Monitoring
9 11 (11.46%) Infrastructure Automation
9 11 (11.46%) Investment Management
10 10 (10.42%) Service Delivery
11 8 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (8.33%) Data Protection
11 8 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (7.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 51 (53.13%) PowerShell
2 17 (17.71%) SQL
3 8 (8.33%) Python
3 8 (8.33%) VBScript
4 7 (7.29%) Bash
5 6 (6.25%) Perl
6 1 (1.04%) C
6 1 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (6.25%) Degree
2 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.04%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.04%) CCNA
4 1 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.04%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.04%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (1.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.63%) SLA
2 6 (6.25%) GDPR
3 2 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.04%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.04%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (1.04%) ISO 22301
4 1 (1.04%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 74 (77.08%) Active Directory
2 16 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (16.67%) XenApp
3 15 (15.63%) Microsoft App-V
4 12 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 10 (10.42%) Virtual Desktop
6 9 (9.38%) vSphere
7 6 (6.25%) XenDesktop
8 4 (4.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (2.08%) BitLocker
11 1 (1.04%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 1 (1.04%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 23 (23.96%) SCOM
2 20 (20.83%) Microsoft Intune
3 13 (13.54%) Terraform
4 11 (11.46%) EdgeSight
4 11 (11.46%) Nagios
4 11 (11.46%) SCOrch
4 11 (11.46%) SCVMM
5 7 (7.29%) NetBackup
6 6 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
6 6 (6.25%) SCSM
7 4 (4.17%) CASB
7 4 (4.17%) OfficeScan
7 4 (4.17%) Perfmon
7 4 (4.17%) Trend Micro Deep Security
8 3 (3.13%) Backup Exec
8 3 (3.13%) vCenter Server
9 2 (2.08%) Ansible
9 2 (2.08%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (2.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 65 (67.71%) Microsoft
2 33 (34.38%) Citrix
3 25 (26.04%) VMware
4 17 (17.71%) HP
5 12 (12.50%) Bloomberg
6 9 (9.38%) Cisco
7 8 (8.33%) Apple
7 8 (8.33%) Reuters
8 7 (7.29%) LogicMonitor
9 6 (6.25%) Altiris
9 6 (6.25%) McAfee
9 6 (6.25%) Mitel
9 6 (6.25%) Symantec
10 5 (5.21%) EMC
11 4 (4.17%) Commvault
11 4 (4.17%) Huawei
11 4 (4.17%) Veritas
12 3 (3.13%) Ivanti
12 3 (3.13%) ServiceNow
12 3 (3.13%) Zerto