Period
to 12 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SCVMM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SCVMM over the 6 months to 12 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM)
UK > England
6 months to
12 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 762 856 868
Rank change year-on-year +94 +12 +79
Permanent jobs citing SCVMM 58 96 225
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.079% 0.092% 0.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.47% 0.69% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 49 71 175
10th Percentile £34,536 £35,525 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £40,625 £35,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.35% +15.00% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £70,625 £65,000
90th Percentile " £85,000 £72,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +15.00% -

SCVMM 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 12,321 13,924 16,749
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.76% 13.30% 12.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9,955 11,038 13,232
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £33,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
75th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £76,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

SCVMM
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SCVMM as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SCVMM in England

SCVMM
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SCVMM in England.

Salary trend for SCVMM in England

SCVMM
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing SCVMM in England over the 6 months to 12 April 2021.

Salary histogram for SCVMM in England

SCVMM
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCVMM within the England region over the 6 months to 12 April 2021. 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
South East +96 37 £55,000 +52.57% 5
North of England +35 11 £32,432 -43.60%
Yorkshire +16 11 £32,432 -41.03%
London +105 4 £37,500 -34.78% 2
Midlands +21 4 £60,000 -9.43% 4
East Midlands +18 4 £60,000 +41.18% 1
East of England - 1 £55,000 - 1
SCVMM
UK

For the 6 months to 12 April 2021, IT jobs citing SCVMM 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 England region with a requirement for SCVMM.

1 57 (98.28%) Active Directory
2 54 (93.10%) Microsoft
3 51 (87.93%) Hyper-V
4 48 (82.76%) VMware
4 48 (82.76%) Windows
5 47 (81.03%) Azure
6 46 (79.31%) SCCM
6 46 (79.31%) VMware Infrastructure
6 46 (79.31%) Windows Server
7 45 (77.59%) PowerShell
8 44 (75.86%) Windows Server 2016
9 42 (72.41%) Data Centre
10 39 (67.24%) Windows Server 2012
11 35 (60.34%) SAN
12 34 (58.62%) Azure Active Directory
13 32 (55.17%) Windows Server 2019
13 32 (55.17%) Veeam
14 31 (53.45%) IaaS
15 30 (51.72%) Security Cleared
15 30 (51.72%) SC Cleared
16 29 (50.00%) PaaS
17 28 (48.28%) Microsoft Intune
18 27 (46.55%) AWS
18 27 (46.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 26 (44.83%) BPSS Clearance
20 25 (43.10%) DevOps
20 25 (43.10%) SaaS
21 23 (39.66%) Microsoft 365
21 23 (39.66%) DNS
21 23 (39.66%) Public Cloud

SCVMM
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 7 (12.07%) Skype for Business
2 6 (10.34%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.17%) OpenStack
4 2 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 47 (81.03%) Azure
2 34 (58.62%) Azure Active Directory
3 31 (53.45%) IaaS
4 29 (50.00%) PaaS
5 27 (46.55%) AWS
6 25 (43.10%) SaaS
7 23 (39.66%) Microsoft 365
8 3 (5.17%) GitHub
9 2 (3.45%) Mimecast
9 2 (3.45%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 35 (60.34%) SAN
2 23 (39.66%) DNS
3 19 (32.76%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (25.86%) Skype
5 11 (18.97%) Firewall
6 7 (12.07%) DHCP
7 6 (10.34%) TCP/IP
8 3 (5.17%) VLAN
8 3 (5.17%) VPN
9 2 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.72%) ICMP
10 1 (1.72%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (36.21%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.79%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.72%) JIRA
General
1 8 (13.79%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Local Government
2 3 (5.17%) Public Sector
2 3 (5.17%) Publishing
2 3 (5.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (32.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (27.59%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
3 11 (18.97%) Technical Leader
4 6 (10.34%) Administrator
4 6 (10.34%) Server Administrator
5 5 (8.62%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
6 4 (6.90%) Azure Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Consultant
6 4 (6.90%) Server Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Wintel Administrator
7 3 (5.17%) Wintel Server Administrator
8 2 (3.45%) Azure Consultant
8 2 (3.45%) Cloud Consultant
8 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Support
8 2 (3.45%) SAN Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Support Engineer
9 1 (1.72%) Analyst
9 1 (1.72%) Architect
9 1 (1.72%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.79%) Web Services
2 3 (5.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 42 (72.41%) Data Centre
2 23 (39.66%) Public Cloud
3 7 (12.07%) Private Cloud
4 6 (10.34%) PKI
5 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.72%) BYOD
7 1 (1.72%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 48 (82.76%) Windows
2 46 (79.31%) Windows Server
3 44 (75.86%) Windows Server 2016
4 39 (67.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (55.17%) Windows Server 2019
6 15 (25.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (6.90%) Linux
9 3 (5.17%) Mac OS
9 3 (5.17%) Unix
10 1 (1.72%) Android
10 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (46.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 25 (43.10%) DevOps
3 14 (24.14%) Change Management
4 9 (15.52%) ITSM
5 8 (13.79%) Availability Management
5 8 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (13.79%) DNA
5 8 (13.79%) High Availability
5 8 (13.79%) Server Management
6 7 (12.07%) Server Monitoring
7 6 (10.34%) Data Centre Operations
7 6 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (10.34%) Task Automation
8 5 (8.62%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (6.90%) ITIL
9 4 (6.90%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (6.90%) Proactive Management
9 4 (6.90%) Storage Management
9 4 (6.90%) Validation
10 3 (5.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 45 (77.59%) PowerShell
2 15 (25.86%) SQL
3 3 (5.17%) Bash Shell
3 3 (5.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (51.72%) SC Cleared
1 30 (51.72%) Security Cleared
2 26 (44.83%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.90%) DV Cleared
4 4 (6.90%) MCP
5 3 (5.17%) MCSA
5 3 (5.17%) MCSE
6 2 (3.45%) CCNA
6 2 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.45%) VCP6
6 2 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.69%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (98.28%) Active Directory
2 51 (87.93%) Hyper-V
3 46 (79.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (10.34%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (6.90%) NFS
5 4 (6.90%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.72%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 46 (79.31%) SCCM
2 28 (48.28%) Microsoft Intune
3 17 (29.31%) SCOM
4 9 (15.52%) SCOrch
5 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Clustering
5 6 (10.34%) vCenter Server
6 4 (6.90%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (6.90%) NetBackup
6 4 (6.90%) WSUS
7 3 (5.17%) Ansible
7 3 (5.17%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (5.17%) PowerCLI
8 1 (1.72%) AirWatch
8 1 (1.72%) SCSM
Vendors
1 54 (93.10%) Microsoft
2 48 (82.76%) VMware
3 32 (55.17%) Veeam
4 19 (32.76%) Cisco
5 16 (27.59%) Citrix
6 12 (20.69%) ServiceNow
6 12 (20.69%) SolarWinds
7 9 (15.52%) HP
8 8 (13.79%) CommVault
8 8 (13.79%) EMC
9 7 (12.07%) Dell
10 5 (8.62%) Aruba
10 5 (8.62%) Sophos
11 4 (6.90%) 3PAR
11 4 (6.90%) IBM
11 4 (6.90%) Symantec
12 3 (5.17%) Dell Compellent
12 3 (5.17%) Juniper
12 3 (5.17%) WatchGuard
13 2 (3.45%) Nimble Storage