Period
to 18 February 2020

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 18 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 881 876 981
Rank change year-on-year -5 +105 +39
Permanent jobs citing SCVMM 95 220 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.083% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.64% 1.36% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 64 173 122
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +28.21%
10th Percentile £41,250 £32,500 £26,475
90th Percentile £81,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £53,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.63% +7.50% +28.21%

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 14,808 16,191 15,116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 12.89% 11.57% 9.27%
Number of salaries quoted 11,406 12,708 12,361
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £82,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +1.94%

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 18 February 2020.

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 18 February 2020. 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 +69 34 £60,000 -7.69% 2
South East +16 19 £45,000 -16.28% 5
Midlands +15 19 £43,750 -27.08% 2
East Midlands +33 17 £42,500 -26.09% 2
North of England +53 13 £57,500 +92.31%
North West +33 10 £57,500 -4.17%
South West -6 10 £70,000 +40.00% 2
Yorkshire +18 3 £33,500 +12.04%
West Midlands +5 2 £76,250 +27.08%
SCVMM
UK

For the 6 months to 18 February 2020, 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 93 (97.89%) Microsoft
2 86 (90.53%) Hyper-V
3 85 (89.47%) Windows
4 77 (81.05%) Active Directory
5 65 (68.42%) Citrix
6 63 (66.32%) Data Centre
7 59 (62.11%) SCCM
8 58 (61.05%) SCOM
8 58 (61.05%) Windows Server
9 51 (53.68%) PowerShell
10 44 (46.32%) XenApp
10 44 (46.32%) Azure
10 44 (46.32%) AWS
11 38 (40.00%) VMware
11 38 (40.00%) Office 365
12 36 (37.89%) Windows Server 2008
13 34 (35.79%) VMware Infrastructure
13 34 (35.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 31 (32.63%) SAN
15 28 (29.47%) Windows Server 2003
16 26 (27.37%) Disaster Recovery
16 26 (27.37%) HP
16 26 (27.37%) Virtual Machines
16 26 (27.37%) Windows Server 2012
17 25 (26.32%) Finance
18 24 (25.26%) IaaS
19 23 (24.21%) Linux
20 22 (23.16%) Clustering
20 22 (23.16%) Storage Management
21 20 (21.05%) DNS

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 13 (13.68%) IIS
1 13 (13.68%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.21%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.05%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (7.37%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.05%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 44 (46.32%) AWS
1 44 (46.32%) Azure
2 38 (40.00%) Office 365
3 24 (25.26%) IaaS
4 16 (16.84%) PaaS
5 13 (13.68%) SaaS
6 8 (8.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 8 (8.42%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (8.42%) Amazon ECS
6 8 (8.42%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (8.42%) AWS Lambda
6 8 (8.42%) Serverless
6 8 (8.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 6 (6.32%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 31 (32.63%) SAN
2 20 (21.05%) DNS
3 19 (20.00%) DHCP
4 12 (12.63%) NetScaler
5 10 (10.53%) NAS
6 4 (4.21%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (4.21%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.11%) Firewall
7 2 (2.11%) ICMP
7 2 (2.11%) Skype
7 2 (2.11%) VPN
8 1 (1.05%) DMZ
8 1 (1.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (1.05%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.05%) HSRP
8 1 (1.05%) IPsec
8 1 (1.05%) VLAN
8 1 (1.05%) VoIP
8 1 (1.05%) VRRP
8 1 (1.05%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.16%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (3.16%) JIRA
2 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (26.32%) Finance
2 10 (10.53%) Retail
3 5 (5.26%) Marketing
4 1 (1.05%) Banking
4 1 (1.05%) Electronics
4 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.05%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (29.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (16.84%) Server Engineer
3 13 (13.68%) Systems Engineer
4 12 (12.63%) Analyst
4 12 (12.63%) Server Analyst
4 12 (12.63%) Server Support
4 12 (12.63%) Server Support Analyst
4 12 (12.63%) Support Analyst
5 11 (11.58%) IT Engineer
6 10 (10.53%) Cloud Engineer
6 10 (10.53%) Consultant
7 9 (9.47%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (9.47%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 8 (8.42%) AWS Engineer
8 8 (8.42%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (8.42%) Cloud Consultant
8 8 (8.42%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 7 (7.37%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
10 6 (6.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 5 (5.26%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.74%) Web Services
2 8 (8.42%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 63 (66.32%) Data Centre
2 22 (23.16%) Clustering
3 10 (10.53%) Private Cloud
4 8 (8.42%) Enterprise Cloud
5 5 (5.26%) Blackberry
6 4 (4.21%) User Experience
7 3 (3.16%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.05%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 85 (89.47%) Windows
2 58 (61.05%) Windows Server
3 36 (37.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (29.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (27.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (24.21%) Linux
7 13 (13.68%) Windows 10
8 7 (7.37%) Windows 7
8 7 (7.37%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.05%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (1.05%) Debian
9 1 (1.05%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.05%) SUSE
9 1 (1.05%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (35.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 26 (27.37%) Disaster Recovery
3 22 (23.16%) Storage Management
4 19 (20.00%) DevOps
5 17 (17.89%) Performance Monitoring
5 17 (17.89%) Service Delivery
6 16 (16.84%) Proactive Management
6 16 (16.84%) Server Management
6 16 (16.84%) Validation
7 13 (13.68%) Fintech
7 13 (13.68%) Technical Leadership
8 12 (12.63%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (11.58%) Incident Management
10 10 (10.53%) Computer Science
10 10 (10.53%) Configuration Management
10 10 (10.53%) Decision-Making
10 10 (10.53%) Multichannel Retail
11 9 (9.47%) Infrastructure Automation
11 9 (9.47%) Security Patching
11 9 (9.47%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 51 (53.68%) PowerShell
2 15 (15.79%) SQL
3 1 (1.05%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.05%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (17.89%) DV Cleared
1 17 (17.89%) Security Cleared
2 15 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (13.68%) MCSE
4 10 (10.53%) Degree
5 9 (9.47%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (3.16%) MCSA
7 2 (2.11%) MCP
8 1 (1.05%) CCNA
8 1 (1.05%) CCNP
8 1 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.05%) MCITP
8 1 (1.05%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.05%) VCP5
8 1 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.11%) SLA
System Software
1 86 (90.53%) Hyper-V
2 77 (81.05%) Active Directory
3 44 (46.32%) XenApp
4 34 (35.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (27.37%) Virtual Machines
6 12 (12.63%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (8.42%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (5.26%) vSphere
8 5 (5.26%) XenDesktop
9 4 (4.21%) BitLocker
9 4 (4.21%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (1.05%) DFS Replication
10 1 (1.05%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 59 (62.11%) SCCM
2 58 (61.05%) SCOM
3 17 (17.89%) NetBackup
4 16 (16.84%) EMC NetWorker
4 16 (16.84%) WSUS
5 13 (13.68%) Microsoft Clustering
5 13 (13.68%) SCOrch
6 12 (12.63%) XenMobile
7 10 (10.53%) ZABBIX
8 9 (9.47%) Nagios
9 7 (7.37%) Failover Clustering
9 7 (7.37%) SCSM
9 7 (7.37%) Terraform
10 6 (6.32%) Ansible
10 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Intune
11 5 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (5.26%) Puppet
12 4 (4.21%) AirWatch
12 4 (4.21%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 93 (97.89%) Microsoft
2 65 (68.42%) Citrix
3 38 (40.00%) VMware
4 26 (27.37%) HP
5 17 (17.89%) Symantec
6 16 (16.84%) EMC
7 13 (13.68%) NetApp
8 11 (11.58%) Google
9 10 (10.53%) 3PAR
10 7 (7.37%) Cisco
11 6 (6.32%) DataCore
12 4 (4.21%) MobileIron
13 3 (3.16%) Veeam
14 2 (2.11%) CheckPoint
14 2 (2.11%) CommVault
14 2 (2.11%) Dell
14 2 (2.11%) F5
14 2 (2.11%) Remedy
14 2 (2.11%) ServiceNow
14 2 (2.11%) SolarWinds