Period
to 19 February 2018

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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
England > London
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 222 281 267
Rank change year-on-year +59 -14 -9
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 1,087 801 1,091
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.56% 1.16% 1.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.90% 11.42% 13.70%
Number of salaries quoted 959 692 977
London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
10th Percentile £27,900 £28,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,390
% change year-on-year +1.18% +2.68% -0.26%

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 7,297 7,016 7,965
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 10.44% 10.15% 9.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6,146 5,931 6,814
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £81,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in London

SCCM
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for SCCM in London

SCCM
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in London over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

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 19 February 2018. 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 +32 278 £50,000 - 27
West London +14 44 £40,000 +21.21% 23
South London +4 18 £43,750 +16.67% 3
East London -7 18 £40,000 +60.00% 6
North London -12 3 £70,000 +115.38%
SCCM
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, 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.

1 899 (82.70%) Windows
2 762 (70.10%) Active Directory
3 635 (58.42%) Microsoft
4 535 (49.22%) VMware
5 431 (39.65%) Citrix
6 420 (38.64%) Office 365
7 391 (35.97%) Windows Server
8 363 (33.39%) Windows 7
9 360 (33.12%) VMware Infrastructure
10 342 (31.46%) Windows 10
11 331 (30.45%) ITIL
12 320 (29.44%) PowerShell
13 307 (28.24%) Finance
14 234 (21.53%) Windows Server 2012
15 227 (20.88%) Microsoft Office
16 208 (19.14%) Cisco
17 205 (18.86%) Microsoft Azure
18 202 (18.58%) SCOM
19 199 (18.31%) DNS
19 199 (18.31%) MS Exchange
20 193 (17.76%) DHCP
21 186 (17.11%) Windows Server 2008
22 174 (16.01%) Microsoft Certification
23 168 (15.46%) HP
24 161 (14.81%) Microsoft App-V
25 152 (13.98%) XenApp
26 147 (13.52%) SQL
27 130 (11.96%) MCSE
27 130 (11.96%) SAN
28 125 (11.50%) SQL Server

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
1 199 (18.31%) MS Exchange
2 125 (11.50%) Skype for Business
3 118 (10.86%) SharePoint
4 108 (9.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 74 (6.81%) IIS
6 59 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2013
7 36 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2007
8 28 (2.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 16 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (0.64%) Apache
11 6 (0.55%) Confluence
12 5 (0.46%) IBM Notes
13 4 (0.37%) CMS
13 4 (0.37%) nginx
13 4 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.37%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
15 1 (0.092%) Apache Spark
15 1 (0.092%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 227 (20.88%) Microsoft Office
2 29 (2.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (1.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.28%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.092%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.092%) Steinberg Cubase
Business Applications
1 12 (1.10%) Elite 3E
2 5 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.28%) Carpe Diem
3 3 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.092%) Eikon
4 1 (0.092%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 420 (38.64%) Office 365
2 205 (18.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 71 (6.53%) Amazon AWS
4 47 (4.32%) Azure Active Directory
5 45 (4.14%) IaaS
6 29 (2.67%) Mimecast
7 23 (2.12%) OneDrive
8 19 (1.75%) PaaS
9 18 (1.66%) SaaS
10 15 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
11 13 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 9 (0.83%) Yammer
13 8 (0.74%) Amazon SQS
13 8 (0.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 6 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
14 6 (0.55%) Amazon S3
14 6 (0.55%) CloudFront
15 3 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
15 3 (0.28%) AWS CloudTrail
15 3 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 199 (18.31%) DNS
2 193 (17.76%) DHCP
3 130 (11.96%) SAN
4 112 (10.30%) Skype
5 101 (9.29%) TCP/IP
6 100 (9.20%) Firewall
7 78 (7.18%) VPN
8 65 (5.98%) WAN
9 64 (5.89%) LAN
10 43 (3.96%) VoIP
11 39 (3.59%) Wireless
12 35 (3.22%) NAS
12 35 (3.22%) Remote Desktop
13 29 (2.67%) VLAN
14 27 (2.48%) Unified Communications
15 25 (2.30%) Kerberos
16 22 (2.02%) Cisco IOS
17 19 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
18 17 (1.56%) VSAN
19 15 (1.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (11.50%) SQL Server
2 39 (3.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (1.84%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
8 11 (1.01%) Azure SQL Database
9 9 (0.83%) MySQL
10 8 (0.74%) Power BI
11 7 (0.64%) Hadoop
12 6 (0.55%) Big Data
12 6 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (0.55%) NoSQL
13 5 (0.46%) SQL Server 2016
14 3 (0.28%) Amazon RDS
15 1 (0.092%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 1 (0.092%) MongoDB
15 1 (0.092%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 76 (6.99%) MSI
2 17 (1.56%) InstallShield
3 15 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (0.92%) JIRA
5 6 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (0.46%) WinDbg
7 2 (0.18%) Metasploit
8 1 (0.092%) Travis CI
General
1 307 (28.24%) Finance
2 110 (10.12%) Banking
3 71 (6.53%) Law
4 59 (5.43%) Investment Banking
5 55 (5.06%) Legal
6 50 (4.60%) Retail
7 25 (2.30%) Advertising
8 21 (1.93%) Telecoms
9 19 (1.75%) Front Office
10 18 (1.66%) Financial Institution
10 18 (1.66%) Games
11 17 (1.56%) Publishing
11 17 (1.56%) Retail Banking
12 11 (1.01%) Back Office
13 8 (0.74%) Manufacturing
14 7 (0.64%) Marketing
15 5 (0.46%) Billing
15 5 (0.46%) Electronics
15 5 (0.46%) German Language
16 2 (0.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 231 (21.25%) Desktop Support
2 222 (20.42%) Analyst
3 172 (15.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 149 (13.71%) Support Engineer
5 145 (13.34%) Desktop Engineer
6 118 (10.86%) SCCM Engineer
7 111 (10.21%) Support Analyst
8 89 (8.19%) Windows Engineer
9 72 (6.62%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 59 (5.43%) 2nd Line Support
10 59 (5.43%) Architect
11 58 (5.34%) Consultant
12 57 (5.24%) IT Support
13 53 (4.88%) VMware Engineer
14 52 (4.78%) PowerShell Engineer
15 49 (4.51%) Senior Desktop Engineer
15 49 (4.51%) Service Analyst
16 48 (4.42%) Citrix Engineer
16 48 (4.42%) Citrix Support
17 43 (3.96%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (7.73%) Software Packaging
2 25 (2.30%) .NET
3 24 (2.21%) Web Services
4 14 (1.29%) LDAP
5 12 (1.10%) 802.1X
6 11 (1.01%) WSH
7 5 (0.46%) SAML
8 4 (0.37%) SailPoint
8 4 (0.37%) X-Windows
9 3 (0.28%) ASP.NET
9 3 (0.28%) COM
10 2 (0.18%) Elastic Stack
10 2 (0.18%) Regular Expression
10 2 (0.18%) XMPP
11 1 (0.092%) JSON
11 1 (0.092%) Kafka
11 1 (0.092%) Middleware
11 1 (0.092%) Node.js
11 1 (0.092%) React
Miscellaneous
1 87 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 79 (7.27%) Data Centre
3 76 (6.99%) Blackberry
4 66 (6.07%) User Experience
5 60 (5.52%) Fat Client
5 60 (5.52%) Thin Client
6 51 (4.69%) Hedge funds
7 50 (4.60%) Clustering
8 47 (4.32%) Video Conferencing
9 42 (3.86%) Management Information System
10 36 (3.31%) iPhone
11 32 (2.94%) iPad
12 27 (2.48%) Computer Science
13 18 (1.66%) Smartphone
14 15 (1.38%) Mobile Computing
15 14 (1.29%) Driving Licence
15 14 (1.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 14 (1.29%) Private Cloud
16 13 (1.20%) EPoS
16 13 (1.20%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 899 (82.70%) Windows
2 391 (35.97%) Windows Server
3 363 (33.39%) Windows 7
4 342 (31.46%) Windows 10
5 234 (21.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 186 (17.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 101 (9.29%) Linux
8 74 (6.81%) Mac OS X
9 52 (4.78%) Android
10 40 (3.68%) Apple iOS
11 35 (3.22%) Mac OS
12 34 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
13 26 (2.39%) Windows 8
14 22 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 22 (2.02%) Unix
15 17 (1.56%) Windows Phone
16 16 (1.47%) CentOS
17 14 (1.29%) Windows XP
18 13 (1.20%) Ubuntu
19 7 (0.64%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 331 (30.45%) ITIL
2 107 (9.84%) Asset Management
3 93 (8.56%) Task Automation
4 90 (8.28%) Service Delivery
5 87 (8.00%) Migration
6 68 (6.26%) Application Packaging
7 66 (6.07%) Service Management
8 60 (5.52%) Incident Management
9 56 (5.15%) Mobile Device Management
10 51 (4.69%) Disaster Recovery
11 50 (4.60%) Patch Management
12 45 (4.14%) Problem Management
13 43 (3.96%) Continuous Improvement
14 38 (3.50%) Configuration Management
14 38 (3.50%) DevOps
14 38 (3.50%) Presales
15 37 (3.40%) Change Management
16 31 (2.85%) Mentoring
17 30 (2.76%) Collaborative Working
17 30 (2.76%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 320 (29.44%) PowerShell
2 147 (13.52%) SQL
3 28 (2.58%) VB
3 28 (2.58%) VBScript
4 21 (1.93%) Python
4 21 (1.93%) T-SQL
5 20 (1.84%) C#
6 16 (1.47%) Perl
7 15 (1.38%) JavaScript
7 15 (1.38%) VBA
8 11 (1.01%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.28%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.18%) C
10 2 (0.18%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.092%) Java
11 1 (0.092%) Ruby
11 1 (0.092%) Scala
Qualifications
1 174 (16.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 130 (11.96%) MCSE
3 64 (5.89%) MCSA
4 57 (5.24%) Degree
5 44 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
6 42 (3.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 39 (3.59%) CCNA
8 33 (3.04%) CCA
8 33 (3.04%) Citrix Certification
9 27 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
10 19 (1.75%) MCP
11 16 (1.47%) DBS Check
12 15 (1.38%) CISA
12 15 (1.38%) CISM
12 15 (1.38%) CISSP
12 15 (1.38%) GIAC
12 15 (1.38%) MCDST
13 12 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
13 12 (1.10%) MCITP
13 12 (1.10%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (8.46%) SLA
2 24 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (1.47%) QA
4 11 (1.01%) Cyber Essentials
5 9 (0.83%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 5 (0.46%) COBIT
7 4 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.28%) GDPR
9 2 (0.18%) GCP
10 1 (0.092%) ISO 22301
10 1 (0.092%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.092%) NIST 800
10 1 (0.092%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.092%) PMO
System Software
1 762 (70.10%) Active Directory
2 360 (33.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 161 (14.81%) Microsoft App-V
4 152 (13.98%) XenApp
5 116 (10.67%) XenDesktop
6 110 (10.12%) Hyper-V
7 101 (9.29%) VMware ESXi
8 81 (7.45%) vSphere
9 78 (7.18%) Virtual Desktop
10 52 (4.78%) BitLocker
11 37 (3.40%) Virtual Machines
12 22 (2.02%) DFS Replication
13 16 (1.47%) Virtual Servers
13 16 (1.47%) Xen
14 15 (1.38%) Terminal Server
15 10 (0.92%) Firmware
15 10 (0.92%) Terminal Services
15 10 (0.92%) VMware NSX
16 8 (0.74%) NFS
16 8 (0.74%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 202 (18.58%) SCOM
2 80 (7.36%) SCOrch
3 60 (5.52%) WSUS
4 50 (4.60%) vCenter Server
5 47 (4.32%) AirWatch
6 41 (3.77%) Microsoft Intune
7 40 (3.68%) Backup Exec
8 29 (2.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 28 (2.58%) Jamf Pro
9 28 (2.58%) Microsoft Clustering
10 26 (2.39%) McAfee ePO
11 25 (2.30%) SCVMM
12 22 (2.02%) Nessus
12 22 (2.02%) SCSM
13 21 (1.93%) Simpana
14 20 (1.84%) vRealize
15 16 (1.47%) Cisco CUCM
15 16 (1.47%) OpenVAS
15 16 (1.47%) Single Sign-On
15 16 (1.47%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 635 (58.42%) Microsoft
2 535 (49.22%) VMware
3 431 (39.65%) Citrix
4 208 (19.14%) Cisco
5 168 (15.46%) HP
6 119 (10.95%) Apple
7 106 (9.75%) Ivanti
8 64 (5.89%) McAfee
9 62 (5.70%) Reuters
10 57 (5.24%) Bloomberg
11 49 (4.51%) EMC
11 49 (4.51%) FactSet
12 47 (4.32%) CommVault
13 43 (3.96%) ServiceNow
14 34 (3.13%) Symantec
15 32 (2.94%) CheckPoint
15 32 (2.94%) Palo Alto
16 30 (2.76%) Veeam
17 29 (2.67%) NetApp
18 28 (2.58%) Dell