Period
to 25 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 123 95 94
Rank change year-on-year -28 -1 +112
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 115 41 223
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.18% 2.12% 3.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.76% 15.65% 24.40%
Number of salaries quoted 91 36 167
10th Percentile £21,750 £27,000 £25,250
25th Percentile £22,750 £36,500 £28,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £29,000 £42,500 £36,500
Median % change year-on-year -31.76% +16.44% -18.89%
75th Percentile £34,250 £48,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £45,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £49,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year -13.27% +12.64% -3.33%

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 the East of England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 613 262 914
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 11.62% 13.55% 12.96%
Number of salaries quoted 379 222 695
10th Percentile £25,400 £32,500 £27,200
25th Percentile £35,750 £41,250 £34,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,625
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £58,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +6.84% +6.36%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing SCCM as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in the East of England

SCCM
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SCCM in the East of England.

Salary trend for SCCM in the East of England

SCCM
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing SCCM in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

Salary histogram for SCCM in the East of England

SCCM
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the East of England region over the 6 months to 25 September 2021. 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
Cambridgeshire -23 45 £29,000 -34.46% 11
Hertfordshire -53 30 £22,500 -47.06% 7
Bedfordshire -15 21 £33,500 -25.56% 3
Suffolk - 11 £26,750 - 2
Essex -7 4 £34,500 +64.29% 5
Norfolk -18 2 £44,279 -1.60%
SCCM
England

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 East of England region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 86 (74.78%) Windows
2 70 (60.87%) Active Directory
3 69 (60.00%) Microsoft 365
4 62 (53.91%) Microsoft
5 57 (49.57%) ITIL
6 54 (46.96%) Azure
7 48 (41.74%) Microsoft Intune
8 45 (39.13%) Social Skills
9 42 (36.52%) VMware
10 33 (28.70%) Problem-Solving
11 26 (22.61%) SharePoint
12 25 (21.74%) SLA
12 25 (21.74%) Windows Server
13 24 (20.87%) Citrix
14 23 (20.00%) Veeam
15 22 (19.13%) Change Management
16 21 (18.26%) Incident Management
16 21 (18.26%) OneDrive
17 19 (16.52%) Root Cause Analysis
18 18 (15.65%) Problem Management
18 18 (15.65%) SQL
19 16 (13.91%) Cisco
19 16 (13.91%) MS Exchange
19 16 (13.91%) PowerShell
19 16 (13.91%) AWS
19 16 (13.91%) Public Cloud
20 15 (13.04%) Major Incident Management
20 15 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
21 14 (12.17%) Windows 10
21 14 (12.17%) Hyper-V

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 26 (22.61%) SharePoint
2 16 (13.91%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.87%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.87%) IIS
3 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.87%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (6.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.74%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 69 (60.00%) Microsoft 365
2 54 (46.96%) Azure
3 21 (18.26%) OneDrive
4 16 (13.91%) AWS
5 8 (6.96%) Mimecast
6 5 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (2.61%) Google Workspace
7 3 (2.61%) IaaS
8 2 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.74%) Power Platform
8 2 (1.74%) PowerApps
9 1 (0.87%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.96%) DHCP
1 8 (6.96%) DNS
2 7 (6.09%) NetScaler
2 7 (6.09%) TCP/IP
2 7 (6.09%) VoIP
3 6 (5.22%) Skype
4 5 (4.35%) ADSL
5 4 (3.48%) Firewall
5 4 (3.48%) SAN
6 3 (2.61%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (2.61%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (2.61%) Internet
6 3 (2.61%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.74%) LAN
7 2 (1.74%) WAN
8 1 (0.87%) Intranet
8 1 (0.87%) NAS
8 1 (0.87%) VPN
8 1 (0.87%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.74%) Power BI
2 1 (0.87%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.87%) MSI
General
1 45 (39.13%) Social Skills
2 7 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.09%) French Language
2 7 (6.09%) Spanish Language
3 5 (4.35%) Finance
4 2 (1.74%) Games
5 1 (0.87%) Documentation Skills
5 1 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.87%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 26 (22.61%) Analyst
2 16 (13.91%) Build Engineer
2 16 (13.91%) Deployment Engineer
2 16 (13.91%) Hardware Engineer
2 16 (13.91%) Windows Build Engineer
2 16 (13.91%) Windows Deployment Engineer
2 16 (13.91%) Windows Engineer
3 15 (13.04%) Consultant
3 15 (13.04%) Service Analyst
3 15 (13.04%) Service Desk Analyst
4 13 (11.30%) 3rd Line Support
5 12 (10.43%) Junior
5 12 (10.43%) Junior Hardware Engineer
6 11 (9.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 10 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (7.83%) Support Engineer
9 6 (5.22%) Network Engineer
9 6 (5.22%) Support Analyst
10 5 (4.35%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
10 5 (4.35%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.74%) SAML
2 1 (0.87%) HTML
2 1 (0.87%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.91%) Public Cloud
2 4 (3.48%) Clustering
2 4 (3.48%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.48%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.48%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (2.61%) EMC VNX
3 3 (2.61%) iPad
3 3 (2.61%) iPhone
3 3 (2.61%) Replication
4 2 (1.74%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.74%) Online Games
5 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.87%) PKI
5 1 (0.87%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 86 (74.78%) Windows
2 25 (21.74%) Windows Server
3 14 (12.17%) Windows 10
4 13 (11.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (8.70%) Windows 7
6 8 (6.96%) Apple iOS
7 7 (6.09%) Android
7 7 (6.09%) Mac OS X
7 7 (6.09%) Windows Mobile
7 7 (6.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.61%) Windows Server 2016
9 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2019
10 1 (0.87%) Linux
10 1 (0.87%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.87%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.87%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (49.57%) ITIL
2 33 (28.70%) Problem-Solving
3 22 (19.13%) Change Management
4 21 (18.26%) Incident Management
5 19 (16.52%) Root Cause Analysis
6 18 (15.65%) Problem Management
7 15 (13.04%) Major Incident Management
8 12 (10.43%) Service Delivery
9 10 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 10 (8.70%) ITSM
10 8 (6.96%) Collaborative Working
10 8 (6.96%) Computer Science
10 8 (6.96%) Proactive Monitoring
10 8 (6.96%) Service Management
11 7 (6.09%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (4.35%) Logistics
12 5 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
12 5 (4.35%) Proactive Maintenance
13 4 (3.48%) Migration
14 3 (2.61%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 18 (15.65%) SQL
2 16 (13.91%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.74%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.87%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.87%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (9.57%) CCNA
1 11 (9.57%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (9.57%) ITIL Certification
1 11 (9.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (6.96%) CCENT
2 8 (6.96%) Degree
3 7 (6.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (6.09%) Security Cleared
4 6 (5.22%) MCSA
4 6 (5.22%) SC Cleared
5 5 (4.35%) MCSE
6 3 (2.61%) MCP
7 2 (1.74%) MCTS
7 2 (1.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.87%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.87%) CCA
8 1 (0.87%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.87%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (21.74%) SLA
System Software
1 70 (60.87%) Active Directory
2 14 (12.17%) Hyper-V
3 10 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (6.09%) BitLocker
5 6 (5.22%) XenApp
5 6 (5.22%) XenDesktop
6 4 (3.48%) vSphere
7 3 (2.61%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (2.61%) Terminal Services
7 3 (2.61%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.87%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 48 (41.74%) Microsoft Intune
2 13 (11.30%) WSUS
3 9 (7.83%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 8 (6.96%) AirWatch
5 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (2.61%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (2.61%) SCOM
5 3 (2.61%) SCOrch
5 3 (2.61%) vCenter Server
6 2 (1.74%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.87%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.87%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.87%) SCSM
7 1 (0.87%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 62 (53.91%) Microsoft
2 42 (36.52%) VMware
3 24 (20.87%) Citrix
4 23 (20.00%) Veeam
5 16 (13.91%) Cisco
6 12 (10.43%) Zscaler
7 11 (9.57%) Apple
8 7 (6.09%) NetApp
8 7 (6.09%) SAP
8 7 (6.09%) Sophos
9 6 (5.22%) CheckPoint
9 6 (5.22%) F5
9 6 (5.22%) Fortinet
10 3 (2.61%) 3PAR
10 3 (2.61%) Brocade
10 3 (2.61%) EMC
10 3 (2.61%) jetNEXUS
10 3 (2.61%) McAfee
10 3 (2.61%) Rackspace
10 3 (2.61%) Symantec