Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SCSM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SCSM over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Service Manager (SCSM)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1131 1122 1170
Rank change year-on-year -9 +48 +44
Permanent jobs citing SCSM 31 44 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.019% 0.026% 0.044%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.22% 0.30% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 23 26 71
England median annual salary £47,500 £41,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.15% -17.50% +8.11%
10th Percentile £32,100 £26,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £59,125 £64,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% -20.00% +5.26%

SCSM 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 England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 14,399 14,501 15,424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 8.84% 8.66% 7.91%
Number of salaries quoted 11,886 11,837 12,732
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +7.53%

SCSM
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SCSM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SCSM in England

SCSM
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for SCSM in England

SCSM
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCSM in England over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SCSM in England

SCSM
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCSM within the England region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. 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
London -2 18 £48,750 -5.34% 2
South East +23 6 £40,000 +14.29% 3
West Midlands +12 4 £51,250 +20.59%
Midlands +11 4 £51,250 +2.50%
South West - 2 £31,500 -
North of England -3 1 £50,000 +11.11%
North West -5 1 £50,000 +11.11%
SCSM
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing SCSM 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 England region with a requirement for SCSM.

1 31 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (83.87%) Active Directory
2 26 (83.87%) Windows
3 24 (77.42%) Windows 10
4 22 (70.97%) Azure Active Directory
4 22 (70.97%) Microsoft Intune
4 22 (70.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (70.97%) SCOM
4 22 (70.97%) Microsoft Azure
5 21 (67.74%) SCCM
6 20 (64.52%) SCVMM
6 20 (64.52%) SCOrch
7 19 (61.29%) Office 365
8 18 (58.06%) VMware
8 18 (58.06%) Microsoft Office
9 17 (54.84%) MCSE
9 17 (54.84%) MCSA
9 17 (54.84%) Citrix
9 17 (54.84%) Service Delivery
9 17 (54.84%) Microsoft App-V
9 17 (54.84%) Data Protection
9 17 (54.84%) VMware Infrastructure
9 17 (54.84%) XenApp
9 17 (54.84%) XenDesktop
9 17 (54.84%) User Experience
9 17 (54.84%) Mobile Device Management
9 17 (54.84%) SCDPM
9 17 (54.84%) Remote Desktop
9 17 (54.84%) Application Virtualisation
9 17 (54.84%) Desktop Virtualisation

SCSM
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.45%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (58.06%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (70.97%) Azure Active Directory
1 22 (70.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (61.29%) Office 365
3 5 (16.13%) Yammer
4 2 (6.45%) IaaS
4 2 (6.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (54.84%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (6.45%) Skype
3 1 (3.23%) DNS
3 1 (3.23%) VoIP
3 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) Power BI
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) Electronic Patient Records
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Consultant
2 8 (25.81%) Azure Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) SCCM Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Cloud Consultant
3 7 (22.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) SCCM Consultant
3 7 (22.58%) Technical Consultant
4 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 5 (16.13%) Microsoft BI Consultant
4 5 (16.13%) Power BI Consultant
4 5 (16.13%) Windows Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Azure Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) IT Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) IT Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) 1st Line Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) IT Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (54.84%) User Experience
2 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
2 7 (22.58%) Private Cloud
3 4 (12.90%) Blackberry
3 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
4 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (83.87%) Windows
2 24 (77.42%) Windows 10
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server
4 3 (9.68%) Unix
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Application Virtualisation
1 17 (54.84%) Data Protection
1 17 (54.84%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 17 (54.84%) Mobile Device Management
1 17 (54.84%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 17 (54.84%) Service Delivery
2 14 (45.16%) Customer-Centricity
3 11 (35.48%) ITIL
4 7 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (22.58%) Collaborative Working
4 7 (22.58%) Customer Requirements
4 7 (22.58%) Presales
4 7 (22.58%) PRINCE2
4 7 (22.58%) Product Management
5 5 (16.13%) Analytics
5 5 (16.13%) Customer Engagement
5 5 (16.13%) MOF
6 4 (12.90%) Application Packaging
7 3 (9.68%) Mathematics
7 3 (9.68%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (70.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (54.84%) MCSA
2 17 (54.84%) MCSE
3 3 (9.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) QA
System Software
1 26 (83.87%) Active Directory
2 17 (54.84%) Microsoft App-V
2 17 (54.84%) Virtual Desktop
2 17 (54.84%) Virtual Machines
2 17 (54.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (54.84%) XenApp
2 17 (54.84%) XenDesktop
3 14 (45.16%) BitLocker
4 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 22 (70.97%) Microsoft Intune
1 22 (70.97%) SCOM
2 21 (67.74%) SCCM
3 20 (64.52%) SCOrch
3 20 (64.52%) SCVMM
4 17 (54.84%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 17 (54.84%) SCDPM
5 4 (12.90%) AirWatch
6 2 (6.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (58.06%) VMware
3 17 (54.84%) Citrix
4 4 (12.90%) Capita
4 4 (12.90%) MobileIron
5 3 (9.68%) SolarWinds
6 2 (6.45%) BMC
7 1 (3.23%) Avaya
7 1 (3.23%) Canon
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco
7 1 (3.23%) CommVault
7 1 (3.23%) HP