Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 677 902 931
Rank change year-on-year +225 +29 +94
Permanent jobs citing SCVMM 50 92 170
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.088% 0.079% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.53% 0.61% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 61 80 200
Median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% -4.17% +30.43%
10th Percentile £35,525 £35,525 £37,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £73,875
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -8.33% +30.43%

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 9,444 14,960 16,190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.71% 12.90% 11.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7,825 11,622 12,894
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £61,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +1.67% +4.35% +9.52%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +179 29 £55,000 +52.57% 3
North of England +77 11 £44,182 -21.45% 1
London +180 9 £37,500 -37.50% 1
Yorkshire +59 9 £29,982 -10.50% 1
North West +82 2 £55,000 -4.35%
Midlands +82 1 - - 2
East Midlands +48 1 - -
SCVMM
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 49 (98.00%) Microsoft
2 47 (94.00%) Hyper-V
3 45 (90.00%) Active Directory
4 40 (80.00%) Windows
4 40 (80.00%) Azure
4 40 (80.00%) Windows Server
5 39 (78.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 39 (78.00%) VMware
6 38 (76.00%) SCCM
7 34 (68.00%) Windows Server 2016
8 30 (60.00%) Data Centre
9 29 (58.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 29 (58.00%) PowerShell
10 28 (56.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 25 (50.00%) Veeam
11 25 (50.00%) SAN
12 24 (48.00%) Security Cleared
13 23 (46.00%) AWS
13 23 (46.00%) DNS
14 22 (44.00%) SC Cleared
14 22 (44.00%) Azure Active Directory
15 21 (42.00%) Windows Server 2019
16 20 (40.00%) PaaS
16 20 (40.00%) Office 365
16 20 (40.00%) IaaS
16 20 (40.00%) Microsoft Intune
16 20 (40.00%) Skype
17 19 (38.00%) SCOM
18 18 (36.00%) Public Cloud
18 18 (36.00%) BPSS Clearance

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 (26.00%) Skype for Business
2 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.00%) IIS
3 3 (6.00%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.00%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 40 (80.00%) Azure
2 23 (46.00%) AWS
3 22 (44.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 20 (40.00%) IaaS
4 20 (40.00%) Office 365
4 20 (40.00%) PaaS
5 16 (32.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (50.00%) SAN
2 23 (46.00%) DNS
3 20 (40.00%) Skype
4 11 (22.00%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (20.00%) DHCP
6 7 (14.00%) VPN
7 6 (12.00%) Firewall
7 6 (12.00%) LAN
7 6 (12.00%) WAN
8 5 (10.00%) Unified Communications
9 4 (8.00%) TCP/IP
10 2 (4.00%) ICMP
10 2 (4.00%) Wireless
11 1 (2.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.00%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 11 (22.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.00%) Publishing
4 2 (4.00%) Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Local Government
4 2 (4.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 21 (42.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (22.00%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
3 10 (20.00%) Technical Leader
4 7 (14.00%) Server Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
6 3 (6.00%) Administrator
6 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (6.00%) Server Administrator
7 2 (4.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Audio Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Azure Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) SAN Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Technical Support
7 2 (4.00%) Voice Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 18 (36.00%) Public Cloud
3 5 (10.00%) Private Cloud
4 4 (8.00%) Clustering
5 3 (6.00%) PKI
6 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 40 (80.00%) Windows
1 40 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 34 (68.00%) Windows Server 2016
3 28 (56.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (42.00%) Windows Server 2019
5 15 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (6.00%) Mac OS
8 2 (4.00%) Linux
8 2 (4.00%) Unix
8 2 (4.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (58.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 16 (32.00%) DevOps
3 15 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
4 13 (26.00%) ITIL
5 10 (20.00%) Change Management
6 9 (18.00%) Server Management
7 8 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (16.00%) ITSM
8 7 (14.00%) Availability Management
8 7 (14.00%) High Availability
9 6 (12.00%) Creative Thinking
9 6 (12.00%) Customer Requirements
9 6 (12.00%) Mentoring
9 6 (12.00%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (12.00%) Proactive Management
9 6 (12.00%) Proactive Monitoring
9 6 (12.00%) Server Monitoring
9 6 (12.00%) Storage Management
9 6 (12.00%) Validation
10 5 (10.00%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 29 (58.00%) PowerShell
2 13 (26.00%) SQL
3 3 (6.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (6.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (48.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (44.00%) SC Cleared
3 18 (36.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (12.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.00%) MCP
5 2 (4.00%) MCSA
5 2 (4.00%) MCSE
5 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (94.00%) Hyper-V
2 45 (90.00%) Active Directory
3 39 (78.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (22.00%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (14.00%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (4.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 38 (76.00%) SCCM
2 20 (40.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 19 (38.00%) SCOM
4 6 (12.00%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (12.00%) NetBackup
4 6 (12.00%) WSUS
5 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (6.00%) SCOrch
5 3 (6.00%) vCenter Server
6 2 (4.00%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (4.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 49 (98.00%) Microsoft
2 39 (78.00%) VMware
3 25 (50.00%) Veeam
4 15 (30.00%) Cisco
4 15 (30.00%) Citrix
5 10 (20.00%) ServiceNow
5 10 (20.00%) SolarWinds
6 9 (18.00%) EMC
6 9 (18.00%) HP
7 7 (14.00%) CommVault
8 6 (12.00%) Dell
8 6 (12.00%) Symantec
9 3 (6.00%) 3PAR
9 3 (6.00%) Aruba
9 3 (6.00%) Dell Compellent
9 3 (6.00%) IBM
9 3 (6.00%) Juniper
9 3 (6.00%) Sophos
9 3 (6.00%) WatchGuard
10 2 (4.00%) Dialogic