Period
to 1 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for SCCM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SCCM over the 6 months to 1 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
England > London
6 months to
1 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 196 189 228
Rank change year-on-year -7 +39 +32
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 333 1,050 1,120
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.69% 1.88% 1.64%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.42% 12.17% 13.61%
Number of salaries quoted 327 916 1,029
Median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £42,000 £29,625 £28,204
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

SCCM 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 London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 3,957 8,625 8,229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 20.13% 15.48% 12.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3,292 6,643 6,743
Median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +4.84%
10th Percentile £46,250 £40,000 £38,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £100,000 £93,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £59,102 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.75% +7.46% +4.76%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing SCCM as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in London

SCCM
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SCCM in London.

Salary trend for SCCM in London

SCCM
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing SCCM in London over the 6 months to 1 October 2020.

Salary histogram for SCCM in London

SCCM
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the London region over the 6 months to 1 October 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
Central London +34 74 £57,500 +15.00% 7
South London +21 26 £52,500 +16.67%
West London +32 20 £50,000 +8.11% 6
East London +18 5 £58,000 +51.67% 5
SCCM
England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2020, IT jobs citing SCCM 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 London region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 260 (78.08%) Windows
2 242 (72.67%) Active Directory
3 214 (64.26%) Microsoft
4 190 (57.06%) Office 365
5 182 (54.65%) Azure
6 172 (51.65%) PowerShell
7 139 (41.74%) VMware
8 136 (40.84%) Windows 10
9 125 (37.54%) Windows Server
10 111 (33.33%) Citrix
11 107 (32.13%) Finance
12 100 (30.03%) VMware Infrastructure
13 86 (25.83%) Microsoft Intune
13 86 (25.83%) ITIL
14 75 (22.52%) AWS
15 70 (21.02%) Azure Active Directory
16 69 (20.72%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 67 (20.12%) Cisco
18 63 (18.92%) IaaS
19 62 (18.62%) SharePoint
20 59 (17.72%) Configuration Management
20 59 (17.72%) PaaS
21 53 (15.92%) Windows Server 2012
22 52 (15.62%) Windows Server 2016
23 49 (14.71%) Hyper-V
24 47 (14.11%) Microsoft Certification
25 46 (13.81%) Fintech
26 44 (13.21%) Banking
27 43 (12.91%) TCP/IP
28 42 (12.61%) DNS

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 62 (18.62%) SharePoint
2 32 (9.61%) MS Exchange
3 23 (6.91%) IIS
4 20 (6.01%) Skype for Business
5 17 (5.11%) Confluence
6 16 (4.80%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (3.30%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.60%) Ethereum
10 2 (0.60%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.30%) Moodle
Applications
1 39 (11.71%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.60%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (2.10%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.60%) Elite 3E
2 2 (0.60%) Quorum
Cloud Services
1 190 (57.06%) Office 365
2 182 (54.65%) Azure
3 75 (22.52%) AWS
4 70 (21.02%) Azure Active Directory
5 63 (18.92%) IaaS
6 59 (17.72%) PaaS
7 30 (9.01%) SaaS
8 14 (4.20%) Amazon EC2
8 14 (4.20%) Amazon ELB
8 14 (4.20%) Amazon S3
8 14 (4.20%) Route 53
8 14 (4.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 13 (3.90%) Slack
10 11 (3.30%) OneDrive
11 8 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (1.20%) Mimecast
13 3 (0.90%) Power Platform
13 3 (0.90%) Yammer
14 2 (0.60%) GCP
15 1 (0.30%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 43 (12.91%) TCP/IP
2 42 (12.61%) DNS
3 36 (10.81%) Firewall
4 34 (10.21%) Skype
5 29 (8.71%) DHCP
6 23 (6.91%) SAN
7 19 (5.71%) Unified Communications
8 17 (5.11%) WebEx
9 16 (4.80%) VPN
10 15 (4.50%) NetScaler
11 11 (3.30%) Internet
11 11 (3.30%) LAN
12 10 (3.00%) VLAN
13 9 (2.70%) PBX
13 9 (2.70%) VoIP
14 8 (2.40%) Cisco IOS
14 8 (2.40%) Softphone
14 8 (2.40%) WAN
15 6 (1.80%) Intranet
15 6 (1.80%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (8.41%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.50%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (0.60%) Big Data
4 2 (0.60%) MySQL
4 2 (0.60%) Power BI
4 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 23 (6.91%) JIRA
2 8 (2.40%) Jenkins
2 8 (2.40%) MSI
3 4 (1.20%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.90%) Cucumber
4 3 (0.90%) GitLab
5 1 (0.30%) ReSharper
General
1 107 (32.13%) Finance
2 44 (13.21%) Banking
3 14 (4.20%) Law
4 13 (3.90%) Legal
5 7 (2.10%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.80%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.50%) Public Sector
8 4 (1.20%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.20%) Front Office
8 4 (1.20%) Retail
8 4 (1.20%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.90%) Back Office
9 3 (0.90%) Local Government
10 2 (0.60%) Advertising
10 2 (0.60%) Housing Association
10 2 (0.60%) Police
11 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 56 (16.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 33 (9.91%) Consultant
3 31 (9.31%) IT Engineer
4 29 (8.71%) Support Engineer
5 26 (7.81%) Team Leader
6 22 (6.61%) PowerShell Engineer
6 22 (6.61%) SCCM Engineer
7 21 (6.31%) Windows Engineer
8 18 (5.41%) Desktop Support
8 18 (5.41%) IT Support
8 18 (5.41%) Operations Engineer
9 16 (4.80%) Analyst
10 15 (4.50%) Active Directory Engineer
10 15 (4.50%) Administrator
10 15 (4.50%) Azure Engineer
10 15 (4.50%) Desktop Engineer
11 13 (3.90%) Architect
11 13 (3.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (3.90%) Senior IT Engineer
12 12 (3.60%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.41%) Web Services
2 17 (5.11%) XMPP
3 11 (3.30%) WSH
4 7 (2.10%) .NET
5 5 (1.50%) OAuth
5 5 (1.50%) ODBC
5 5 (1.50%) SAML
6 3 (0.90%) Software Packaging
7 2 (0.60%) LDAP
8 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.30%) COM+
8 1 (0.30%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.91%) Data Centre
1 33 (9.91%) User Experience
2 23 (6.91%) Public Cloud
3 15 (4.50%) Hedge funds
4 10 (3.00%) Client/Server
5 9 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
5 9 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.70%) Smartphone
5 9 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.40%) Clustering
7 6 (1.80%) Private Cloud
7 6 (1.80%) Wiki
8 5 (1.50%) AS400
8 5 (1.50%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.50%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (1.20%) Microsoft Licensing
10 3 (0.90%) EMC VNX
10 3 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.90%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 260 (78.08%) Windows
2 136 (40.84%) Windows 10
3 125 (37.54%) Windows Server
4 53 (15.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 52 (15.62%) Windows Server 2016
6 29 (8.71%) Windows Server 2019
7 27 (8.11%) Windows 7
8 26 (7.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 25 (7.51%) Linux
10 9 (2.70%) Windows 8
11 6 (1.80%) Apple iOS
11 6 (1.80%) Unix
12 4 (1.20%) Android
13 3 (0.90%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.60%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.60%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.30%) Data ONTAP
15 1 (0.30%) Solaris
15 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (25.83%) ITIL
2 69 (20.72%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 59 (17.72%) Configuration Management
4 46 (13.81%) Fintech
5 38 (11.41%) Migration
6 34 (10.21%) Technical Leadership
7 30 (9.01%) DevOps
8 28 (8.41%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (8.41%) Task Automation
9 27 (8.11%) Application Packaging
9 27 (8.11%) ITSM
9 27 (8.11%) Line Management
10 26 (7.81%) Problem-Solving
11 19 (5.71%) Presales
11 19 (5.71%) Process Improvement
12 17 (5.11%) Cybersecurity
12 17 (5.11%) Information Security
12 17 (5.11%) Load Balancing
12 17 (5.11%) Project Management
12 17 (5.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 172 (51.65%) PowerShell
2 32 (9.61%) SQL
3 24 (7.21%) Python
4 13 (3.90%) VBScript
5 12 (3.60%) VB
6 11 (3.30%) C#
7 6 (1.80%) VBA
8 5 (1.50%) Bash Shell
8 5 (1.50%) C
9 2 (0.60%) Perl
9 2 (0.60%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.30%) C++
10 1 (0.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (14.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (8.11%) MCSE
3 21 (6.31%) Degree
4 17 (5.11%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (5.11%) ITIL Certification
5 13 (3.90%) CCNA
6 12 (3.60%) Citrix Certification
7 11 (3.30%) MCSA
8 7 (2.10%) MCITP
8 7 (2.10%) MCP
8 7 (2.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (1.80%) SC Cleared
9 6 (1.80%) Security Cleared
10 5 (1.50%) CompTIA Security+
10 5 (1.50%) RHCE
10 5 (1.50%) RHCSA
10 5 (1.50%) SSCP
11 3 (0.90%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (0.90%) CCNP
11 3 (0.90%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.91%) SLA
2 4 (1.20%) QA
3 3 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.60%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.30%) COBIT
5 1 (0.30%) ISO 31000
5 1 (0.30%) NIST
System Software
1 242 (72.67%) Active Directory
2 100 (30.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (14.71%) Hyper-V
4 38 (11.41%) XenApp
5 32 (9.61%) XenDesktop
6 19 (5.71%) Virtual Desktop
6 19 (5.71%) vSphere
7 16 (4.80%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (2.40%) Virtual Machines
10 7 (2.10%) BitLocker
11 6 (1.80%) Terminal Server
12 3 (0.90%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 3 (0.90%) Firmware
13 2 (0.60%) Docker
13 2 (0.60%) Xen
14 1 (0.30%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
14 1 (0.30%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.30%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 86 (25.83%) Microsoft Intune
2 41 (12.31%) Ansible
2 41 (12.31%) SCOM
3 33 (9.91%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (9.91%) Puppet
4 22 (6.61%) SCVMM
5 13 (3.90%) PowerCLI
6 11 (3.30%) Single Sign-On
7 10 (3.00%) Microsoft Clustering
8 8 (2.40%) WSUS
9 6 (1.80%) Backup Exec
10 5 (1.50%) CASB
11 3 (0.90%) Failover Clustering
11 3 (0.90%) Nagios
11 3 (0.90%) SCOrch
12 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 2 (0.60%) NetBackup
12 2 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
12 2 (0.60%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 2 (0.60%) Terraform
Vendors
1 214 (64.26%) Microsoft
2 139 (41.74%) VMware
3 111 (33.33%) Citrix
4 67 (20.12%) Cisco
5 27 (8.11%) HP
6 20 (6.01%) Dell
7 13 (3.90%) Apple
8 11 (3.30%) Ivanti
8 11 (3.30%) Palo Alto
8 11 (3.30%) Symantec
9 10 (3.00%) EMC
9 10 (3.00%) SolarWinds
10 9 (2.70%) CommVault
10 9 (2.70%) Veeam
11 8 (2.40%) MobileIron
11 8 (2.40%) Red Hat
11 8 (2.40%) Sophos
12 7 (2.10%) CheckPoint
12 7 (2.10%) Splunk
13 6 (1.80%) Reuters