Period
to 13 October 2019

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 13 October 2019 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
13 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 97 203 247
Rank change year-on-year +106 +44 -55
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 213 139 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.09% 1.31% 0.96%
As % of the Systems Management category 24.01% 12.05% 14.14%
Number of salaries quoted 167 110 94
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +12.50% -4.76%
10th Percentile £25,250 £23,700 £24,875
90th Percentile £55,000 £61,250 £66,000
England median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88% +1.19%

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 887 1,154 792
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 12.85% 10.87% 6.79%
Number of salaries quoted 667 805 636
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.82% -0.53%
10th Percentile £26,900 £30,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £59,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +7.27% +4.76% +5.00%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing SCCM as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in the East of England over the 6 months to 13 October 2019.

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 13 October 2019. 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
Hertfordshire +76 85 £37,500 -16.67% 7
Cambridgeshire +77 64 £35,000 -2.78% 11
Bedfordshire +3 33 £34,000 -24.44% 4
Essex +32 19 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Norfolk +7 11 £31,500 +9.57% 3
Suffolk +10 1 - - 2
SCCM
England

For the 6 months to 13 October 2019, 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.

1 192 (90.14%) Windows
2 157 (73.71%) Microsoft
3 149 (69.95%) Active Directory
4 85 (39.91%) Windows Server
5 80 (37.56%) VMware
6 75 (35.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 68 (31.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 66 (30.99%) ITIL
9 65 (30.52%) Azure
10 64 (30.05%) Office 365
11 58 (27.23%) Windows 10
12 49 (23.00%) MS Exchange
13 47 (22.07%) PowerShell
14 46 (21.60%) Windows 7
15 44 (20.66%) SCOM
16 43 (20.19%) Problem-Solving
16 43 (20.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 39 (18.31%) VMware Infrastructure
18 38 (17.84%) Management Information System
18 38 (17.84%) Mentoring
19 37 (17.37%) DHCP
19 37 (17.37%) DNS
20 36 (16.90%) Cisco
21 35 (16.43%) SLA
22 32 (15.02%) Finance
23 31 (14.55%) Linux
24 30 (14.08%) Windows Server 2003
24 30 (14.08%) ITSM
24 30 (14.08%) Service Management
24 30 (14.08%) AWS

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 49 (23.00%) MS Exchange
2 28 (13.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (11.27%) SharePoint
4 23 (10.80%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (5.63%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 28 (13.15%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 65 (30.52%) Azure
2 64 (30.05%) Office 365
3 30 (14.08%) AWS
4 25 (11.74%) OneDrive
5 10 (4.69%) Mimecast
5 10 (4.69%) OpenShift
6 5 (2.35%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.94%) GCP
7 2 (0.94%) IaaS
7 2 (0.94%) PaaS
8 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.47%) G Suite
8 1 (0.47%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 37 (17.37%) DHCP
1 37 (17.37%) DNS
2 25 (11.74%) Firewall
2 25 (11.74%) SAN
3 22 (10.33%) Skype
4 16 (7.51%) VLAN
5 15 (7.04%) SSL
6 9 (4.23%) BIG-IP
6 9 (4.23%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (4.23%) FabricPath
6 9 (4.23%) LAN
6 9 (4.23%) TCP/IP
7 7 (3.29%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (2.35%) Unified Communications
8 5 (2.35%) VPN
9 4 (1.88%) SMTP
10 3 (1.41%) Internet
10 3 (1.41%) Intranet
10 3 (1.41%) WAN
10 3 (1.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (12.21%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.47%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (4.23%) Octopus Deploy
1 9 (4.23%) Sonatype Nexus
1 9 (4.23%) Visual Studio Team System
2 7 (3.29%) MSI
3 6 (2.82%) InstallShield
4 3 (1.41%) AdminStudio
5 2 (0.94%) JIRA
General
1 32 (15.02%) Finance
2 22 (10.33%) Retail
3 9 (4.23%) Automotive
4 5 (2.35%) Public Sector
4 5 (2.35%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.41%) Advertising
6 2 (0.94%) Back Office
6 2 (0.94%) Electronics
6 2 (0.94%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.94%) Marketing
7 1 (0.47%) Law
7 1 (0.47%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 38 (17.84%) Analyst
1 38 (17.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 21 (9.86%) Windows Engineer
3 19 (8.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 19 (8.92%) Build Engineer
4 18 (8.45%) Windows Build Engineer
5 17 (7.98%) Deployment Engineer
5 17 (7.98%) Hardware Engineer
5 17 (7.98%) Windows Deployment Engineer
6 14 (6.57%) Administrator
6 14 (6.57%) Desktop Engineer
7 13 (6.10%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (6.10%) IT Administrator
7 13 (6.10%) IT Systems Administrator
7 13 (6.10%) Security Engineer
7 13 (6.10%) Systems Administrator
8 12 (5.63%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
8 12 (5.63%) Systems Engineer
9 11 (5.16%) Support Engineer
10 10 (4.69%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.41%) Web Services
2 2 (0.94%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (17.84%) Management Information System
2 30 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (8.92%) Hybrid Cloud
4 18 (8.45%) Replication
5 16 (7.51%) Self-Motivation
6 15 (7.04%) PKI
7 9 (4.23%) Data Centre
7 9 (4.23%) Driving Licence
8 6 (2.82%) User Experience
9 5 (2.35%) CCTV
9 5 (2.35%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.41%) Fat Client
10 3 (1.41%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.94%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.94%) Security Operations Centre
12 1 (0.47%) Blog
12 1 (0.47%) Clustering
12 1 (0.47%) iPhone
12 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Licensing
12 1 (0.47%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 192 (90.14%) Windows
2 85 (39.91%) Windows Server
3 75 (35.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 68 (31.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 58 (27.23%) Windows 10
6 46 (21.60%) Windows 7
7 31 (14.55%) Linux
8 30 (14.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (8.92%) Apple iOS
10 16 (7.51%) Mac OS
11 15 (7.04%) Windows 8
11 15 (7.04%) Windows Vista
12 14 (6.57%) Android
12 14 (6.57%) CentOS
13 11 (5.16%) Mac OS X
14 10 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 10 (4.69%) SUSE
14 10 (4.69%) Ubuntu
15 7 (3.29%) AIX
16 3 (1.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (30.99%) ITIL
2 43 (20.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 43 (20.19%) Problem-Solving
3 38 (17.84%) Mentoring
4 30 (14.08%) ITSM
4 30 (14.08%) Service Management
5 25 (11.74%) Disaster Recovery
5 25 (11.74%) Incident Management
5 25 (11.74%) Patch Management
6 23 (10.80%) Continuous Improvement
7 20 (9.39%) Cybersecurity
7 20 (9.39%) Time Management
7 20 (9.39%) Vulnerability Management
8 19 (8.92%) Root Cause Analysis
9 17 (7.98%) Collaborative Working
10 16 (7.51%) Data Protection
11 15 (7.04%) Service Delivery
11 15 (7.04%) Software Deployment
12 14 (6.57%) Security Operations
13 13 (6.10%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (22.07%) PowerShell
2 10 (4.69%) Python
2 10 (4.69%) Ruby
2 10 (4.69%) SQL
3 5 (2.35%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.41%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.94%) VB
5 2 (0.94%) VBScript
6 1 (0.47%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (10.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (6.57%) CCNA
2 14 (6.57%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (6.57%) SC Cleared
2 14 (6.57%) Security Cleared
3 13 (6.10%) A+ Certification
3 13 (6.10%) Degree
4 12 (5.63%) MCSE
4 12 (5.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (4.69%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (4.69%) MCSA
6 5 (2.35%) CCA
6 5 (2.35%) CCNP
6 5 (2.35%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (2.35%) VCAP
7 4 (1.88%) MCP
8 3 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (1.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (1.41%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.47%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (16.43%) SLA
2 18 (8.45%) PCI DSS
3 14 (6.57%) Cyber Essentials
4 12 (5.63%) COBIT
5 6 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (1.88%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.94%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 2 (0.94%) GDPR
7 2 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 149 (69.95%) Active Directory
2 39 (18.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (13.62%) Hyper-V
4 16 (7.51%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (6.10%) vSphere
6 11 (5.16%) XenApp
7 9 (4.23%) Docker
7 9 (4.23%) KVM
7 9 (4.23%) Microsoft App-V
7 9 (4.23%) VMware NSX
8 8 (3.76%) Virtual Servers
9 7 (3.29%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (3.29%) XenDesktop
10 5 (2.35%) BitLocker
11 4 (1.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (1.88%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (0.94%) Firmware
13 1 (0.47%) Citrix Hypervisor
Systems Management
1 44 (20.66%) SCOM
2 22 (10.33%) SCOrch
3 18 (8.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 18 (8.45%) WSUS
4 15 (7.04%) Puppet
5 13 (6.10%) Ansible
6 12 (5.63%) Microsoft Intune
6 12 (5.63%) Nessus
6 12 (5.63%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (4.69%) Kubernetes
7 10 (4.69%) Terraform
8 9 (4.23%) Docker Swarm
8 9 (4.23%) vRealize
9 7 (3.29%) Norton AntiVirus
9 7 (3.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 4 (1.88%) Backup Exec
10 4 (1.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 4 (1.88%) ZABBIX
11 3 (1.41%) NetBackup
11 3 (1.41%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 157 (73.71%) Microsoft
2 80 (37.56%) VMware
3 36 (16.90%) Cisco
4 28 (13.15%) Citrix
5 24 (11.27%) Apple
6 20 (9.39%) CommVault
7 15 (7.04%) Qualys
8 14 (6.57%) ServiceNow
9 12 (5.63%) Palo Alto
10 10 (4.69%) Symantec
11 9 (4.23%) F5
11 9 (4.23%) IBM
12 6 (2.82%) NetApp
12 6 (2.82%) SolarWinds
13 5 (2.35%) Dell
13 5 (2.35%) Google
13 5 (2.35%) Nimble Storage
14 4 (1.88%) Barracuda Networks
15 3 (1.41%) Brocade
15 3 (1.41%) HP