Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 99 106
Rank change year-on-year -18 +7 +20
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 32 46 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.25% 1.81% 1.65%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.41% 15.92% 23.30%
Number of salaries quoted 25 42 24
Edinburgh median annual salary £35,000 £57,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.13% +64.29% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £38,300 £24,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £73,750 £48,750
Scotland median annual salary £35,000 £47,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -26.32% +35.71% +6.06%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 340 289 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 13.30% 11.40% 7.07%
Number of salaries quoted 218 169 107
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £28,100
90th Percentile £68,775 £69,250 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing SCCM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in Edinburgh

SCCM
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCCM in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for SCCM in Edinburgh

SCCM
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for SCCM in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 23 (71.88%) Active Directory
2 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 22 (68.75%) Windows
3 16 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 13 (40.63%) VMware
5 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (28.13%) Migration
7 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (25.00%) VPN
7 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (25.00%) Skype
7 8 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 7 (21.88%) Windows 10
8 7 (21.88%) Office 365
8 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (21.88%) SAN
8 7 (21.88%) Finance
9 6 (18.75%) DameWare
9 6 (18.75%) LAN
9 6 (18.75%) ITIL
9 6 (18.75%) Windows XP
9 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
9 6 (18.75%) SCOM
10 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (15.63%) Fintech
11 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
11 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
11 4 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
12 3 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.25%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (21.88%) Office 365
3 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (6.25%) OneDrive
4 2 (6.25%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) Skype
1 8 (25.00%) VPN
2 7 (21.88%) SAN
3 6 (18.75%) LAN
4 3 (9.38%) DNS
5 2 (6.25%) DHCP
5 2 (6.25%) Firewall
6 1 (3.13%) NAS
6 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) InstallShield
1 1 (3.13%) MSI
1 1 (3.13%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) 2nd Line Support
1 11 (34.38%) Analyst
1 11 (34.38%) Support Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) Desktop Support
3 8 (25.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 8 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 8 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 8 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 8 (25.00%) IT Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) IT Support
3 8 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 7 (21.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Consultant
5 6 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (15.63%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
6 5 (15.63%) Desktop Analyst
6 5 (15.63%) Desktop Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Fintech
2 3 (9.38%) Smartphone
3 2 (6.25%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.13%) Clustering
4 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (68.75%) Windows
2 16 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (21.88%) Windows 10
5 6 (18.75%) Windows XP
6 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
8 2 (6.25%) Linux
9 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Migration
2 8 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 6 (18.75%) ITIL
4 4 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (9.38%) Change Control
5 3 (9.38%) Information Security
6 2 (6.25%) Asset Management
6 2 (6.25%) Business Continuity
6 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.25%) Network Virtualisation
6 2 (6.25%) Service Management
6 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Antivirus Management
7 1 (3.13%) Change Management
7 1 (3.13%) Compliance Management
7 1 (3.13%) Information Management
7 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.13%) Project Management
7 1 (3.13%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.38%) SQL
3 2 (6.25%) VBScript
4 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (71.88%) Active Directory
2 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (3.13%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (3.13%) XenApp
5 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) DameWare
1 6 (18.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 13 (40.63%) VMware
3 3 (9.38%) Citrix
4 1 (3.13%) BMC
4 1 (3.13%) Remedy