Period
to 26 June 2019

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 26 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM)
UK > England
6 months to
26 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 861 935 1082
Rank change year-on-year +74 +147 -76
Permanent jobs citing SCVMM 196 231 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.14% 0.056%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.15% 1.41% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 148 116 66
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +16.96% -5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £26,875
90th Percentile £71,250 £85,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -

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 17,097 16,415 14,533
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 12.80% 10.06% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 13,100 13,103 11,870
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,750 £31,750 £30,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £81,575
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

SCVMM
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for SCVMM in England

SCVMM
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for SCVMM in England

SCVMM
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCVMM in England over the 6 months to 26 June 2019.

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 26 June 2019. 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 +53 58 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Midlands -27 41 £60,000 +20.00% 1
South West +26 38 £44,750 -25.42%
West Midlands -23 33 £60,000 +20.00%
London +82 31 £60,000 -14.29% 1
East of England +91 18 £47,500 -28.30%
North of England +24 10 £35,000 +45.83% 1
East Midlands +40 8 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Yorkshire +13 8 £35,000 -6.67%
North West +23 2 £50,000 +108.33% 1
SCVMM
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 2019, 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.

1 183 (93.37%) Hyper-V
2 165 (84.18%) Microsoft
3 160 (81.63%) Windows
4 144 (73.47%) SCCM
5 128 (65.31%) VMware
6 122 (62.24%) Windows Server
7 120 (61.22%) Active Directory
8 107 (54.59%) Microsoft Azure
9 101 (51.53%) PowerShell
10 97 (49.49%) ITIL
11 91 (46.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 89 (45.41%) Problem-Solving
13 81 (41.33%) VMware Infrastructure
14 79 (40.31%) Office 365
14 79 (40.31%) Data Centre
15 77 (39.29%) SCOM
16 70 (35.71%) Cisco
17 64 (32.65%) Security Cleared
18 60 (30.61%) HP
18 60 (30.61%) Citrix
19 58 (29.59%) Windows Server 2012
20 55 (28.06%) High Availability
21 53 (27.04%) F5
21 53 (27.04%) Amazon AWS
21 53 (27.04%) Microsoft Certification
21 53 (27.04%) MCSE
21 53 (27.04%) SQL Server
22 48 (24.49%) MCSA
22 48 (24.49%) Load Balancing
23 43 (21.94%) Virtual Machines

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 24 (12.24%) Skype for Business
2 19 (9.69%) MS Exchange
3 18 (9.18%) SharePoint
4 13 (6.63%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (4.08%) IIS
6 5 (2.55%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 28 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 107 (54.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 79 (40.31%) Office 365
3 53 (27.04%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (12.24%) IaaS
5 21 (10.71%) PaaS
6 17 (8.67%) Azure Active Directory
7 14 (7.14%) SaaS
8 10 (5.10%) Azure Stack
9 2 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (1.02%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 42 (21.43%) Firewall
2 41 (20.92%) BIG-IP
2 41 (20.92%) Remote Desktop
3 37 (18.88%) IP Telephony
4 35 (17.86%) DNS
5 20 (10.20%) Skype
6 18 (9.18%) DHCP
7 13 (6.63%) WAN
8 11 (5.61%) NetScaler
9 10 (5.10%) Intrusion Detection
9 10 (5.10%) Network Security
9 10 (5.10%) VPN
10 9 (4.59%) SAN
11 8 (4.08%) Converged Networks
11 8 (4.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 8 (4.08%) LAN
11 8 (4.08%) Reverse Proxy
11 8 (4.08%) Unified Communications
11 8 (4.08%) WLAN
12 7 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (27.04%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.12%) SQL Server 2014
3 10 (5.10%) MySQL
3 10 (5.10%) NoSQL
4 8 (4.08%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (4.08%) Relational Database
4 8 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (4.08%) SQL Server 2016
5 5 (2.55%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.04%) JIRA
1 4 (2.04%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.02%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (20.41%) Electronics
2 24 (12.24%) Finance
3 10 (5.10%) Aerospace
4 4 (2.04%) Back Office
5 3 (1.53%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.53%) Marketing
5 3 (1.53%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.02%) Military
Job Titles
1 87 (44.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 35 (17.86%) Architect
3 34 (17.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 21 (10.71%) Technical Architect
5 20 (10.20%) Consultant
6 16 (8.16%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 15 (7.65%) Cloud Consultant
7 15 (7.65%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
8 14 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
9 13 (6.63%) Windows Consultant
10 12 (6.12%) Wintel Engineer
10 12 (6.12%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (5.10%) Cloud Engineer
11 10 (5.10%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (5.10%) Windows Engineer
12 9 (4.59%) Automation Engineer
12 9 (4.59%) IT Engineer
13 8 (4.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 8 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
14 5 (2.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.20%) Web Services
2 3 (1.53%) .NET
3 1 (0.51%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 79 (40.31%) Data Centre
2 29 (14.80%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (10.20%) Hybrid Cloud
4 15 (7.65%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (7.14%) Public Cloud
6 10 (5.10%) CMDB
6 10 (5.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 8 (4.08%) Data Protection Act
7 8 (4.08%) User Experience
8 6 (3.06%) Blackberry
9 5 (2.55%) NHS
10 4 (2.04%) Clustering
11 3 (1.53%) Hedge funds
12 2 (1.02%) PKI
13 1 (0.51%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 160 (81.63%) Windows
2 122 (62.24%) Windows Server
3 58 (29.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 34 (17.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (15.31%) Windows 10
6 20 (10.20%) Linux
7 18 (9.18%) Windows 7
7 18 (9.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (5.10%) CentOS
8 10 (5.10%) Ubuntu
9 6 (3.06%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (1.02%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (49.49%) ITIL
2 91 (46.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 89 (45.41%) Problem-Solving
4 55 (28.06%) High Availability
5 48 (24.49%) Load Balancing
6 41 (20.92%) Business Continuity
7 34 (17.35%) Service Delivery
8 32 (16.33%) Presales
9 28 (14.29%) ITIL V3
9 28 (14.29%) ITSM
9 28 (14.29%) Service Management
10 22 (11.22%) Fintech
10 22 (11.22%) Migration
11 21 (10.71%) Project Management
12 18 (9.18%) Data Protection
12 18 (9.18%) Preventative Maintenance
12 18 (9.18%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (8.67%) Customer Requirements
14 16 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (7.65%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 101 (51.53%) PowerShell
2 34 (17.35%) SQL
3 13 (6.63%) VB
4 8 (4.08%) T-SQL
5 7 (3.57%) Bash Shell
6 5 (2.55%) VBA
7 2 (1.02%) Python
7 2 (1.02%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 64 (32.65%) Security Cleared
2 53 (27.04%) MCSE
2 53 (27.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 48 (24.49%) MCSA
4 38 (19.39%) SC Cleared
5 24 (12.24%) DV Cleared
6 14 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (7.14%) Degree
7 10 (5.10%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (4.59%) CCNA
9 8 (4.08%) CCNP
10 5 (2.55%) CISMP
10 5 (2.55%) CISSP
11 4 (2.04%) MCP
11 4 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.53%) CCDP
13 1 (0.51%) NCDA
13 1 (0.51%) NCIE
13 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (0.51%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (21.43%) Cyber Essentials
1 42 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 37 (18.88%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 37 (18.88%) PMO
3 13 (6.63%) GDPR
4 10 (5.10%) SLA
5 2 (1.02%) COBIT
5 2 (1.02%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 183 (93.37%) Hyper-V
2 120 (61.22%) Active Directory
3 81 (41.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 43 (21.94%) Virtual Machines
5 28 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
6 20 (10.20%) XenDesktop
7 18 (9.18%) Virtual Desktop
8 14 (7.14%) BitLocker
8 14 (7.14%) XenApp
9 8 (4.08%) Terminal Services
10 4 (2.04%) DFS Replication
10 4 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (2.04%) vSphere
11 1 (0.51%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 144 (73.47%) SCCM
2 77 (39.29%) SCOM
3 26 (13.27%) SCOrch
4 21 (10.71%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 15 (7.65%) SCSM
6 13 (6.63%) Single Sign-On
7 11 (5.61%) WSUS
8 8 (4.08%) Failover Clustering
8 8 (4.08%) vRealize
9 6 (3.06%) Ansible
9 6 (3.06%) Backup Exec
10 5 (2.55%) Control-M
10 5 (2.55%) Nessus
10 5 (2.55%) SCDPM
11 4 (2.04%) AirWatch
11 4 (2.04%) Microsoft Intune
11 4 (2.04%) NetBackup
11 4 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (2.04%) Puppet
11 4 (2.04%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 165 (84.18%) Microsoft
2 128 (65.31%) VMware
3 70 (35.71%) Cisco
4 60 (30.61%) Citrix
4 60 (30.61%) HP
5 53 (27.04%) F5
6 37 (18.88%) Aruba
6 37 (18.88%) Mitel
7 32 (16.33%) Juniper
8 28 (14.29%) Symantec
9 22 (11.22%) NetApp
9 22 (11.22%) Veeam
10 20 (10.20%) Dell
11 15 (7.65%) BMC
12 14 (7.14%) Oracle
13 13 (6.63%) SolarWinds
14 11 (5.61%) EMC
15 10 (5.10%) CommVault
15 10 (5.10%) McAfee
15 10 (5.10%) Red Hat