Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 117 114
Rank change year-on-year +38 -3 +33
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 69 23 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.59% 1.01% 1.46%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.96% 13.07% 15.49%
Number of salaries quoted 55 15 22
Edinburgh median annual salary £52,500 £38,670 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.77% +3.12% +19.05%
10th Percentile £36,250 £28,400 £29,125
90th Percentile £63,250 £46,200 £56,250
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.59% +12.86% +7.69%

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 288 176 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 10.83% 7.69% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 182 109 163
Edinburgh median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +1.12% +14.10%
10th Percentile £29,000 £31,250 £31,350
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £63,700
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% - -

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 11 December 2017.

Salary histogram for SCCM in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT jobs citing SCCM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 65 (94.20%) Windows
2 57 (82.61%) VMware
3 56 (81.16%) Microsoft
4 49 (71.01%) SCOM
5 44 (63.77%) Windows Server
6 42 (60.87%) Active Directory
7 38 (55.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 36 (52.17%) SQL Server
9 32 (46.38%) DHCP
9 32 (46.38%) DNS
10 31 (44.93%) PowerShell
10 31 (44.93%) Hyper-V
11 30 (43.48%) ITIL
12 29 (42.03%) Microsoft Azure
13 27 (39.13%) Cisco
14 26 (37.68%) Citrix
15 25 (36.23%) Finance
15 25 (36.23%) VMware ESXi
16 23 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
17 21 (30.43%) MCSE
17 21 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
18 20 (28.99%) Windows Server 2008
18 20 (28.99%) XenApp
18 20 (28.99%) Microsoft App-V
19 19 (27.54%) XenDesktop
19 19 (27.54%) SQL
20 17 (24.64%) Windows 10
20 17 (24.64%) Root Cause Analysis
20 17 (24.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
21 15 (21.74%) ISO 9001

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 11 (15.94%) MS Exchange
2 9 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (8.70%) Skype for Business
4 4 (5.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.45%) IIS
5 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 29 (42.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (18.84%) Mimecast
3 7 (10.14%) Office 365
4 5 (7.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (46.38%) DHCP
1 32 (46.38%) DNS
2 13 (18.84%) Internet
3 11 (15.94%) IP Telephony
4 10 (14.49%) LAN
4 10 (14.49%) SAN
4 10 (14.49%) WAN
5 9 (13.04%) Firewall
6 1 (1.45%) OSPF
6 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.45%) VLAN
6 1 (1.45%) VPN
6 1 (1.45%) Wireless
6 1 (1.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
General
1 25 (36.23%) Finance
2 13 (18.84%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (52.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (26.09%) IT Engineer
3 15 (21.74%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (17.39%) Project Manager
5 11 (15.94%) IT Manager
5 11 (15.94%) IT Project Manager
6 7 (10.14%) Analyst
7 6 (8.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (7.25%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Citrix Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (2.90%) Applications Engineer
10 2 (2.90%) Delivery Manager
10 2 (2.90%) ITIL Manager
10 2 (2.90%) ITIL Service Manager
10 2 (2.90%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
10 2 (2.90%) Senior Systems Analyst
10 2 (2.90%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.84%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (18.84%) Virtual Team
2 4 (5.80%) Blackberry
2 4 (5.80%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.45%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (1.45%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.45%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 65 (94.20%) Windows
2 44 (63.77%) Windows Server
3 38 (55.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (28.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (24.64%) Windows 10
6 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (7.25%) Linux
8 4 (5.80%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (43.48%) ITIL
2 17 (24.64%) Root Cause Analysis
3 15 (21.74%) Project Management
4 14 (20.29%) Application Packaging
5 13 (18.84%) Performance Management
5 13 (18.84%) Validation
6 12 (17.39%) Change Management
6 12 (17.39%) Document Management
6 12 (17.39%) Practice Management
7 8 (11.59%) Load Balancing
8 6 (8.70%) Change Control
9 5 (7.25%) PRINCE2
9 5 (7.25%) Translating Business Requirements
10 4 (5.80%) Asset Management
10 4 (5.80%) Investment Management
10 4 (5.80%) IT Strategy
10 4 (5.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (4.35%) Cybersecurity
11 3 (4.35%) Migration
12 2 (2.90%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 31 (44.93%) PowerShell
2 19 (27.54%) SQL
3 1 (1.45%) C#
3 1 (1.45%) Java
3 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.45%) VB
3 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (30.43%) MCSE
1 21 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (11.59%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.90%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.90%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.45%) CISSP
4 1 (1.45%) Degree
4 1 (1.45%) MBA
4 1 (1.45%) MCSA
4 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (24.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (21.74%) ISO 9001
3 14 (20.29%) GDPR
4 5 (7.25%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (60.87%) Active Directory
2 31 (44.93%) Hyper-V
3 25 (36.23%) VMware ESXi
4 23 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (28.99%) Microsoft App-V
5 20 (28.99%) XenApp
6 19 (27.54%) XenDesktop
7 5 (7.25%) vSphere
8 3 (4.35%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 49 (71.01%) SCOM
2 6 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (7.25%) Puppet
3 5 (7.25%) WSUS
4 4 (5.80%) Ansible
4 4 (5.80%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 4 (5.80%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (4.35%) Nagios
6 1 (1.45%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 57 (82.61%) VMware
2 56 (81.16%) Microsoft
3 27 (39.13%) Cisco
4 26 (37.68%) Citrix
5 13 (18.84%) Google
5 13 (18.84%) iManage
5 13 (18.84%) SolarWinds
6 10 (14.49%) MobileIron
7 4 (5.80%) CA
7 4 (5.80%) Splunk
7 4 (5.80%) Symantec
7 4 (5.80%) Varonis
8 2 (2.90%) F5
8 2 (2.90%) HP
9 1 (1.45%) CyberArk
9 1 (1.45%) ForeScout
9 1 (1.45%) Oracle
9 1 (1.45%) Red Hat