Period
to 19 October 2021

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 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
England > London
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 363 201 192
Rank change year-on-year -162 -9 +48
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 407 320 1,022
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.81% 1.63% 1.88%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.99% 8.21% 12.23%
Number of salaries quoted 361 283 856
10th Percentile £30,500 £39,800 £30,500
25th Percentile £36,750 £47,040 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.50% +20.00% -
75th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £48,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -12.37% +14.12% -5.56%

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 10,205 3,899 8,358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 20.21% 19.90% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6,120 3,291 6,522
10th Percentile £47,500 £45,750 £40,000
25th Percentile £60,250 £56,250 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.71% - +7.69%
75th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £86,250
90th Percentile £115,000 £107,500 £100,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £58,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% +7.76% +5.45%

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 19 October 2021.

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 October 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
Central London -61 83 £52,500 -8.70% 23
East London -10 13 £65,000 -10.34% 7
West London -85 13 £34,500 -27.37% 7
South London -36 12 £40,000 -20.00% 2
North London - 3 £45,000 - 3
SCCM
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, 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.

1 303 (74.45%) Windows
2 272 (66.83%) Active Directory
3 248 (60.93%) Microsoft
4 244 (59.95%) Microsoft 365
5 197 (48.40%) Azure
6 195 (47.91%) PowerShell
7 136 (33.42%) ITIL
8 120 (29.48%) VMware
9 117 (28.75%) Windows 10
10 115 (28.26%) Windows Server
11 105 (25.80%) Microsoft Intune
12 99 (24.32%) Finance
13 94 (23.10%) Social Skills
14 89 (21.87%) Citrix
15 83 (20.39%) Microsoft Office
16 82 (20.15%) Azure Active Directory
17 72 (17.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 71 (17.44%) DNS
18 71 (17.44%) VMware Infrastructure
19 69 (16.95%) IaaS
20 67 (16.46%) SQL Server
21 65 (15.97%) SQL
21 65 (15.97%) Degree
22 64 (15.72%) Firewall
23 63 (15.48%) DHCP
24 60 (14.74%) DevOps
25 54 (13.27%) SaaS
26 53 (13.02%) VPN
27 52 (12.78%) MS Exchange
28 49 (12.04%) SharePoint

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 52 (12.78%) MS Exchange
2 49 (12.04%) SharePoint
3 37 (9.09%) IIS
4 19 (4.67%) Skype for Business
5 9 (2.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (0.98%) CMS
7 4 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.98%) SAS
8 3 (0.74%) Confluence
9 1 (0.25%) Apache
9 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.25%) LiveLink
Applications
1 83 (20.39%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (3.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.98%) Acrobat
4 4 (0.98%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.98%) InDesign
4 4 (0.98%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.49%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.98%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.74%) Elite 3E
3 2 (0.49%) Relativity
4 1 (0.25%) Carpe Diem
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.25%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 244 (59.95%) Microsoft 365
2 197 (48.40%) Azure
3 82 (20.15%) Azure Active Directory
4 69 (16.95%) IaaS
5 54 (13.27%) SaaS
6 47 (11.55%) PaaS
7 36 (8.85%) AWS
8 29 (7.13%) OneDrive
9 24 (5.90%) GCP
10 18 (4.42%) Azure Stack
11 16 (3.93%) AWS CloudFormation
11 16 (3.93%) Power Platform
12 11 (2.70%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 10 (2.46%) Mimecast
13 10 (2.46%) OpenShift
13 10 (2.46%) Serverless
14 9 (2.21%) Amazon EKS
14 9 (2.21%) AWS CodePipeline
14 9 (2.21%) GitHub
14 9 (2.21%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 71 (17.44%) DNS
2 64 (15.72%) Firewall
3 63 (15.48%) DHCP
4 53 (13.02%) VPN
5 35 (8.60%) TCP/IP
6 28 (6.88%) LAN
7 24 (5.90%) WAN
8 20 (4.91%) SAN
9 18 (4.42%) Skype
10 17 (4.18%) SSL
11 15 (3.69%) Wi-Fi
12 12 (2.95%) NAS
13 10 (2.46%) IPv4
13 10 (2.46%) Unified Communications
13 10 (2.46%) VoIP
14 8 (1.97%) Internet
15 7 (1.72%) NetScaler
16 6 (1.47%) Cisco IOS
17 5 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
17 5 (1.23%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (16.46%) SQL Server
2 29 (7.13%) Big Data
3 12 (2.95%) Power BI
4 10 (2.46%) MySQL
5 9 (2.21%) MongoDB
5 9 (2.21%) NoSQL
5 9 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (0.98%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.25%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.25%) Blockchain
8 1 (0.25%) Electronic Patient Records
8 1 (0.25%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 29 (7.13%) Octopus Deploy
1 29 (7.13%) TeamCity
2 15 (3.69%) Git (software)
3 10 (2.46%) Jenkins
4 9 (2.21%) GitLab
4 9 (2.21%) Vagrant
5 7 (1.72%) WinDbg
6 5 (1.23%) MSI
7 2 (0.49%) InstallShield
7 2 (0.49%) JIRA
7 2 (0.49%) Snyk
8 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 99 (24.32%) Finance
2 94 (23.10%) Social Skills
3 32 (7.86%) Legal
4 30 (7.37%) Banking
5 29 (7.13%) Law
6 16 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (2.46%) Financial Institution
8 9 (2.21%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 8 (1.97%) Advertising
9 8 (1.97%) Back Office
10 7 (1.72%) Games
10 7 (1.72%) Investment Banking
10 7 (1.72%) Retail
11 6 (1.47%) Organisational Skills
11 6 (1.47%) Public Sector
12 5 (1.23%) Local Government
12 5 (1.23%) Telecoms
13 4 (0.98%) Front Office
13 4 (0.98%) Military
13 4 (0.98%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 83 (20.39%) Analyst
2 65 (15.97%) Support Engineer
3 59 (14.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 48 (11.79%) Architect
5 47 (11.55%) Desktop Support
6 41 (10.07%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 39 (9.58%) Support Analyst
8 37 (9.09%) IT Support
9 35 (8.60%) Desktop Engineer
9 35 (8.60%) Service Analyst
10 32 (7.86%) Service Desk Analyst
11 30 (7.37%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 27 (6.63%) IT Analyst
13 24 (5.90%) 2nd Line Support
13 24 (5.90%) IT Engineer
14 22 (5.41%) Windows Engineer
15 21 (5.16%) IT Support Analyst
16 20 (4.91%) Cloud Engineer
17 19 (4.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
18 18 (4.42%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (6.39%) ARM Templates
2 12 (2.95%) Software Packaging
3 10 (2.46%) .NET
4 9 (2.21%) .NET Core
4 9 (2.21%) AngularJS
4 9 (2.21%) ASP.NET
4 9 (2.21%) Django
4 9 (2.21%) Express
4 9 (2.21%) JSON
4 9 (2.21%) MEAN Stack
4 9 (2.21%) Node.js
4 9 (2.21%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (1.23%) COM
6 4 (0.98%) REST
7 2 (0.49%) Middleware
7 2 (0.49%) SAML
8 1 (0.25%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.25%) ADO
8 1 (0.25%) OAuth
8 1 (0.25%) OLE DB
Miscellaneous
1 49 (12.04%) Public Cloud
2 29 (7.13%) Cloud Native
2 29 (7.13%) Clustering
3 27 (6.63%) Hybrid Cloud
4 24 (5.90%) Data Centre
5 23 (5.65%) PKI
6 18 (4.42%) Enterprise Storage
6 18 (4.42%) Hedge funds
7 16 (3.93%) Video Conferencing
8 15 (3.69%) Management Information System
8 15 (3.69%) Smartphone
9 13 (3.19%) Blackberry
10 12 (2.95%) Self-Motivation
11 10 (2.46%) BYOD
11 10 (2.46%) iPhone
12 9 (2.21%) Fat Client
12 9 (2.21%) Handset
12 9 (2.21%) Thin Client
13 8 (1.97%) Reinsurance
13 8 (1.97%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 303 (74.45%) Windows
2 117 (28.75%) Windows 10
3 115 (28.26%) Windows Server
4 47 (11.55%) Linux
5 40 (9.83%) Mac OS
6 34 (8.35%) Windows Server 2016
7 32 (7.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 31 (7.62%) Android
9 26 (6.39%) Apple iOS
10 22 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 20 (4.91%) Windows 7
12 16 (3.93%) Windows Server 2019
13 13 (3.19%) Unix
14 10 (2.46%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (1.23%) Mac OS X
16 4 (0.98%) VMS
17 2 (0.49%) Windows 8
18 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (33.42%) ITIL
2 72 (17.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 60 (14.74%) DevOps
4 47 (11.55%) Service Management
5 41 (10.07%) ITSM
6 39 (9.58%) Computer Science
6 39 (9.58%) Problem-Solving
7 35 (8.60%) Service Delivery
8 32 (7.86%) Problem Management
8 32 (7.86%) Project Delivery
9 30 (7.37%) Migration
10 25 (6.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 25 (6.14%) Software Deployment
11 23 (5.65%) Change Management
12 22 (5.41%) Change Control
13 21 (5.16%) Mobile Device Management
13 21 (5.16%) Systems Analysis
14 20 (4.91%) Root Cause Analysis
15 19 (4.67%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (4.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 195 (47.91%) PowerShell
2 65 (15.97%) SQL
3 23 (5.65%) Python
4 14 (3.44%) Ruby
5 13 (3.19%) C
6 12 (2.95%) Perl
6 12 (2.95%) VBScript
7 11 (2.70%) Bash Shell
7 11 (2.70%) PHP
7 11 (2.70%) VB
8 10 (2.46%) C#
9 9 (2.21%) C++
9 9 (2.21%) Java
9 9 (2.21%) JavaScript
9 9 (2.21%) VB.NET
10 5 (1.23%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.25%) Winbatch
Qualifications
1 65 (15.97%) Degree
2 36 (8.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (4.42%) MCP
4 16 (3.93%) MCSE
5 12 (2.95%) MCSA
6 11 (2.70%) CCNA
6 11 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (2.70%) Security Cleared
7 9 (2.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (1.72%) DV Cleared
9 6 (1.47%) A+ Certification
9 6 (1.47%) Network+ Certification
9 6 (1.47%) SC Cleared
10 5 (1.23%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (0.98%) HNC
12 3 (0.74%) CCA
12 3 (0.74%) CISSP
12 3 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (0.49%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (9.58%) SLA
2 9 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.72%) GDPR
4 3 (0.74%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.49%) NIST
5 2 (0.49%) QA
6 1 (0.25%) COBIT
6 1 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.25%) ITGC
6 1 (0.25%) NCSC
6 1 (0.25%) PMO
6 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 272 (66.83%) Active Directory
2 71 (17.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (11.30%) vSphere
4 44 (10.81%) Hyper-V
5 35 (8.60%) Virtual Desktop
6 25 (6.14%) Microsoft App-V
6 25 (6.14%) XenApp
7 13 (3.19%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (3.19%) XenDesktop
8 12 (2.95%) Docker
9 8 (1.97%) Terminal Services
10 5 (1.23%) Forefront TMG
10 5 (1.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 3 (0.74%) BitLocker
11 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.49%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 2 (0.49%) Firmware
12 2 (0.49%) VMware NSX
13 1 (0.25%) NFS
Systems Management
1 105 (25.80%) Microsoft Intune
2 44 (10.81%) Jamf Pro
3 42 (10.32%) Puppet
4 39 (9.58%) Opscode Chef
5 37 (9.09%) SCOM
6 24 (5.90%) Terraform
7 17 (4.18%) Ansible
8 15 (3.69%) Kubernetes
9 9 (2.21%) Single Sign-On
9 9 (2.21%) WSUS
10 8 (1.97%) CASB
10 8 (1.97%) NetBackup
11 7 (1.72%) EdgeSight
11 7 (1.72%) McAfee ePO
11 7 (1.72%) Nagios
11 7 (1.72%) Perfmon
11 7 (1.72%) PowerCLI
11 7 (1.72%) SCOrch
11 7 (1.72%) SCVMM
12 6 (1.47%) MOM
Vendors
1 248 (60.93%) Microsoft
2 120 (29.48%) VMware
3 89 (21.87%) Citrix
4 42 (10.32%) Apple
5 31 (7.62%) Cisco
6 28 (6.88%) ServiceNow
7 22 (5.41%) Red Hat
8 20 (4.91%) iManage
9 19 (4.67%) Bloomberg
10 18 (4.42%) 3PAR
11 17 (4.18%) Adobe
11 17 (4.18%) Scality
12 16 (3.93%) HP
12 16 (3.93%) Reuters
13 14 (3.44%) Intapp
14 13 (3.19%) Altiris
15 12 (2.95%) Ivanti
15 12 (2.95%) Oracle
16 11 (2.70%) CommVault
16 11 (2.70%) CrowdStrike