Period
to 27 July 2017

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 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Service Manager (SCSM)
UK > England
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1099 1171 1198
Rank change year-on-year +72 +27 +35
Permanent jobs citing SCSM 52 58 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.031% 0.031% 0.035%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.36% 0.35% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 53 42 76
England median annual salary £42,500 £37,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.09% -17.22% -5.26%
10th Percentile £28,500 £22,000 £34,500
90th Percentile £59,750 £64,600 £55,625
UK median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -16.67% -5.26%

SCSM is in the systems management skills category. The next 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.

Systems Management Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 14644 16380 15983
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 8.77% 8.62% 7.71%
Number of salaries quoted 11937 13427 12801
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,698 £30,650 £29,900
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 27 July 2017.

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 27 July 2017. 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
Midlands +59 30 £45,000 +104.55%
East Midlands +44 28 £42,500 +93.18%
London +37 8 £52,500 +20.69% 2
South East +69 7 £47,500 +26.67% 1
North of England +2 6 £42,500 +19.72%
West Midlands +35 4 £50,000 -
South West +21 4 £40,000 -12.57%
North West -27 3 £24,000 -32.39%
Yorkshire - 2 £70,000 -
North East - 1 £36,000 -
SCSM
UK

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, 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 50 (96.15%) Windows
2 45 (86.54%) Microsoft
3 44 (84.62%) Active Directory
4 43 (82.69%) SCCM
5 39 (75.00%) SCOM
6 34 (65.38%) VMware
7 33 (63.46%) MS Exchange
8 32 (61.54%) SQL Server
9 31 (59.62%) Windows Server
10 29 (55.77%) SAN
10 29 (55.77%) Firewall
11 27 (51.92%) SQL
12 24 (46.15%) NetApp
12 24 (46.15%) SonicWALL
12 24 (46.15%) vSphere
12 24 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
13 23 (44.23%) SQL Server 2008
13 23 (44.23%) SQL Server 2005
14 21 (40.38%) ITIL
15 20 (38.46%) MCSE
15 20 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
16 16 (30.77%) HP
16 16 (30.77%) MCITP
16 16 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
16 16 (30.77%) PowerShell
16 16 (30.77%) Degree
17 15 (28.85%) Document Management
17 15 (28.85%) Law
18 12 (23.08%) Hyper-V
18 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012

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 33 (63.46%) MS Exchange
2 24 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (19.23%) SharePoint
4 7 (13.46%) Skype for Business
5 6 (11.54%) IIS
6 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.85%) IBM Notes
6 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (11.54%) Office 365
3 4 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (5.77%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (3.85%) IaaS
5 2 (3.85%) OneDrive
5 2 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (55.77%) Firewall
1 29 (55.77%) SAN
2 6 (11.54%) DHCP
3 5 (9.62%) DNS
3 5 (9.62%) SSL
3 5 (9.62%) VPN
4 4 (7.69%) Skype
5 3 (5.77%) Network Security
5 3 (5.77%) VoIP
6 2 (3.85%) Internet
6 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.85%) WAN
7 1 (1.92%) LAN
7 1 (1.92%) PABX
7 1 (1.92%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 23 (44.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 23 (44.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (3.85%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 15 (28.85%) Law
2 6 (11.54%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Electronics
3 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (42.31%) Analyst
2 17 (32.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 15 (28.85%) Architect
3 15 (28.85%) Infrastructure Architect
3 15 (28.85%) VMware Architect
4 13 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (5.77%) IT Support
6 3 (5.77%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Technical Support
6 3 (5.77%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Cloud Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) IT Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Service Desk Support
7 2 (3.85%) Service Desk Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.85%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.85%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.85%) iPad
3 2 (3.85%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.85%) User Experience
4 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.92%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 50 (96.15%) Windows
2 31 (59.62%) Windows Server
3 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (15.38%) Linux
4 8 (15.38%) Windows 10
4 8 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (9.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (7.69%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) ITIL
2 15 (28.85%) Document Management
3 5 (9.62%) Service Management
4 4 (7.69%) Integration Testing
5 3 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (5.77%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (5.77%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (5.77%) Project Management
5 3 (5.77%) Security Patching
5 3 (5.77%) Threat Detection
6 2 (3.85%) CRM
6 2 (3.85%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.85%) IT Strategy
6 2 (3.85%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.85%) MOF
6 2 (3.85%) Performance Management
6 2 (3.85%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.85%) Time Management
7 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (1.92%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 27 (51.92%) SQL
2 16 (30.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (38.46%) MCSE
1 20 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (30.77%) Degree
2 16 (30.77%) MCITP
3 5 (9.62%) Security Cleared
4 4 (7.69%) MCSA
5 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.85%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 44 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 24 (46.15%) vSphere
3 16 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (23.08%) Hyper-V
5 3 (5.77%) Firmware
6 2 (3.85%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (3.85%) Xen
6 2 (3.85%) XenApp
7 1 (1.92%) DFS Replication
7 1 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.92%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 43 (82.69%) SCCM
2 39 (75.00%) SCOM
3 8 (15.38%) SCOrch
4 5 (9.62%) SCVMM
5 3 (5.77%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (5.77%) vMotion
6 2 (3.85%) SCDPM
7 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (1.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (86.54%) Microsoft
2 34 (65.38%) VMware
3 24 (46.15%) NetApp
3 24 (46.15%) SonicWALL
4 16 (30.77%) HP
5 10 (19.23%) Citrix
6 9 (17.31%) iManage
6 9 (17.31%) ProCurve
7 6 (11.54%) Dell
8 5 (9.62%) Red Hat
9 3 (5.77%) 3PAR
9 3 (5.77%) Barracuda Networks
9 3 (5.77%) Juniper
9 3 (5.77%) WatchGuard
10 2 (3.85%) ArcSight
10 2 (3.85%) Avaya
10 2 (3.85%) Blue Coat
10 2 (3.85%) Cisco
10 2 (3.85%) IBM
10 2 (3.85%) Intel
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