Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
England > London
6 months to
16 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 242 180 206
Rank change year-on-year -62 +26 +25
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 303 1,036 1,097
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.28% 2.02% 1.75%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.53% 12.96% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 311 937 1,034
Median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - -
10th Percentile £35,750 £30,750 £28,020
90th Percentile £86,250 £80,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £43,944 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.09% -2.35% +1.12%

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 4,637 7,991 8,348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.56% 15.59% 13.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3,881 6,217 6,836
Median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +8.00%
10th Percentile £47,500 £40,000 £37,732
90th Percentile £107,500 £104,250 £95,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

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 16 January 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 16 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
Central London +30 74 £70,000 +33.33% 5
West London +27 26 £50,000 +5.26% 2
South London +12 9 £47,500 +5.56% 1
East London +19 4 £72,500 +89.58% 1
SCCM
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 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.

1 238 (78.55%) Windows
2 220 (72.61%) Active Directory
3 191 (63.04%) Microsoft
4 169 (55.78%) Azure
5 168 (55.45%) Office 365
6 145 (47.85%) PowerShell
7 124 (40.92%) Windows Server
8 110 (36.30%) VMware
9 102 (33.66%) Windows 10
10 98 (32.34%) Citrix
11 81 (26.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 74 (24.42%) Microsoft Intune
13 71 (23.43%) VMware Infrastructure
14 66 (21.78%) Azure Active Directory
15 62 (20.46%) Cisco
16 61 (20.13%) ITIL
17 56 (18.48%) Finance
17 56 (18.48%) Windows Server 2016
18 53 (17.49%) Windows Server 2012
18 53 (17.49%) AWS
19 52 (17.16%) SharePoint
20 51 (16.83%) DNS
21 41 (13.53%) Microsoft Certification
22 40 (13.20%) Microsoft Office
22 40 (13.20%) Migration
23 39 (12.87%) SQL
23 39 (12.87%) Configuration Management
23 39 (12.87%) IaaS
24 38 (12.54%) SCOM
24 38 (12.54%) DHCP

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 (17.16%) SharePoint
2 33 (10.89%) MS Exchange
3 23 (7.59%) Skype for Business
4 18 (5.94%) IIS
5 10 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.98%) Confluence
6 6 (1.98%) Ethereum
7 5 (1.65%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.66%) Apache
8 2 (0.66%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.33%) JBoss
9 1 (0.33%) nginx
9 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 40 (13.20%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.98%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.98%) Quorum
2 1 (0.33%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 169 (55.78%) Azure
2 168 (55.45%) Office 365
3 66 (21.78%) Azure Active Directory
4 53 (17.49%) AWS
5 39 (12.87%) IaaS
6 36 (11.88%) PaaS
7 24 (7.92%) SaaS
8 13 (4.29%) OneDrive
9 12 (3.96%) Amazon EC2
9 12 (3.96%) Amazon ELB
9 12 (3.96%) Amazon S3
9 12 (3.96%) Route 53
9 12 (3.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 11 (3.63%) Cloud Computing
11 8 (2.64%) Power Platform
12 6 (1.98%) Mimecast
12 6 (1.98%) Slack
13 5 (1.65%) GCP
13 5 (1.65%) Yammer
14 1 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 51 (16.83%) DNS
2 38 (12.54%) DHCP
3 36 (11.88%) Firewall
4 32 (10.56%) Skype
5 24 (7.92%) TCP/IP
6 22 (7.26%) SAN
7 21 (6.93%) NetScaler
8 19 (6.27%) Unified Communications
9 18 (5.94%) VoIP
10 15 (4.95%) VPN
10 15 (4.95%) WebEx
11 13 (4.29%) Cisco IOS
11 13 (4.29%) VLAN
12 12 (3.96%) PBX
13 11 (3.63%) Softphone
13 11 (3.63%) WAN
14 9 (2.97%) LAN
15 6 (1.98%) Wi-Fi
15 6 (1.98%) Wireless
16 5 (1.65%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.93%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.30%) Azure SQL Database
3 8 (2.64%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (2.31%) Power BI
5 5 (1.65%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.66%) Big Data
7 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.33%) Amazon Aurora
8 1 (0.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.33%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.33%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (2.97%) Jenkins
2 8 (2.64%) JIRA
2 8 (2.64%) MSI
3 3 (0.99%) Cucumber
3 3 (0.99%) GitLab
3 3 (0.99%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.33%) Inno Setup
4 1 (0.33%) Vagrant
General
1 56 (18.48%) Finance
2 29 (9.57%) Banking
3 28 (9.24%) Law
4 19 (6.27%) Legal
5 10 (3.30%) Retail
6 7 (2.31%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.98%) Front Office
7 6 (1.98%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.65%) Public Sector
9 4 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.99%) Electronics
10 3 (0.99%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.99%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.99%) Marketing
11 2 (0.66%) Advertising
11 2 (0.66%) Housing Association
11 2 (0.66%) Local Government
11 2 (0.66%) Police
12 1 (0.33%) Games
12 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 61 (20.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 35 (11.55%) Analyst
3 25 (8.25%) Consultant
3 25 (8.25%) Team Leader
4 24 (7.92%) Support Engineer
5 22 (7.26%) Architect
6 17 (5.61%) PowerShell Engineer
7 16 (5.28%) IT Engineer
7 16 (5.28%) IT Support
7 16 (5.28%) Support Analyst
8 15 (4.95%) IT Analyst
9 13 (4.29%) Windows Engineer
10 12 (3.96%) Security Engineer
11 11 (3.63%) Administrator
11 11 (3.63%) Infrastructure Architect
11 11 (3.63%) SCCM Engineer
11 11 (3.63%) SCCM Specialist
12 10 (3.30%) 3rd Line Support
12 10 (3.30%) Desktop Support
12 10 (3.30%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.95%) XMPP
2 11 (3.63%) WSH
3 8 (2.64%) OAuth
3 8 (2.64%) SAML
4 7 (2.31%) Web Services
5 3 (0.99%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.33%) .NET
6 1 (0.33%) COM
6 1 (0.33%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.33%) JSON
6 1 (0.33%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.90%) Data Centre
2 24 (7.92%) Public Cloud
3 17 (5.61%) Clustering
4 16 (5.28%) User Experience
5 15 (4.95%) Management Information System
6 10 (3.30%) Hedge funds
7 9 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (2.97%) Smartphone
7 9 (2.97%) Video Conferencing
8 8 (2.64%) Wiki
9 7 (2.31%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (1.98%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.98%) Greenfield Project
10 6 (1.98%) PKI
10 6 (1.98%) Private Cloud
11 3 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.99%) Self-Motivation
12 2 (0.66%) EMC VNX
12 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Storage
12 2 (0.66%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 238 (78.55%) Windows
2 124 (40.92%) Windows Server
3 102 (33.66%) Windows 10
4 56 (18.48%) Windows Server 2016
5 53 (17.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (11.88%) Windows Server 2019
7 16 (5.28%) Linux
8 15 (4.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (4.62%) Windows 7
10 8 (2.64%) Mac OS
11 7 (2.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (1.98%) Apple iOS
12 6 (1.98%) Windows 8
13 4 (1.32%) Android
13 4 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.99%) Unix
15 1 (0.33%) Data ONTAP
15 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (26.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 61 (20.13%) ITIL
3 40 (13.20%) Migration
4 39 (12.87%) Configuration Management
5 28 (9.24%) Application Packaging
5 28 (9.24%) ITSM
6 26 (8.58%) Disaster Recovery
7 25 (8.25%) Cybersecurity
7 25 (8.25%) Problem-Solving
8 24 (7.92%) Fintech
9 22 (7.26%) DevOps
10 20 (6.60%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (6.60%) Load Balancing
11 19 (6.27%) Problem Management
11 19 (6.27%) Process Improvement
12 18 (5.94%) Service Management
13 17 (5.61%) Service Delivery
14 15 (4.95%) Presales
14 15 (4.95%) Server Management
14 15 (4.95%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 145 (47.85%) PowerShell
2 39 (12.87%) SQL
3 14 (4.62%) Python
4 13 (4.29%) VB
5 9 (2.97%) C#
6 7 (2.31%) VBScript
7 4 (1.32%) C
8 3 (0.99%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.66%) Perl
9 2 (0.66%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 41 (13.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (9.24%) MCSE
3 21 (6.93%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (6.60%) CCNA
5 13 (4.29%) Degree
6 11 (3.63%) CompTIA Security+
6 11 (3.63%) RHCE
6 11 (3.63%) RHCSA
6 11 (3.63%) SSCP
7 9 (2.97%) CISSP
7 9 (2.97%) Citrix Certification
8 8 (2.64%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (1.65%) MCITP
9 5 (1.65%) SC Cleared
9 5 (1.65%) Security Cleared
10 4 (1.32%) MCSA
11 3 (0.99%) A+ Certification
11 3 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (0.99%) Computer Science Degree
12 2 (0.66%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.27%) SLA
2 4 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (0.33%) GDPR
3 1 (0.33%) ISO 22301
3 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.33%) QA
System Software
1 220 (72.61%) Active Directory
2 71 (23.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (11.22%) Hyper-V
4 29 (9.57%) XenApp
5 21 (6.93%) XenDesktop
6 19 (6.27%) Microsoft App-V
7 15 (4.95%) vSphere
8 11 (3.63%) Virtual Machines
9 10 (3.30%) Virtual Desktop
10 8 (2.64%) Docker
11 7 (2.31%) BitLocker
12 5 (1.65%) VMware NSX
13 4 (1.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (1.32%) Virtual Servers
14 3 (0.99%) DFS Replication
14 3 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
15 2 (0.66%) Firmware
16 1 (0.33%) Shibboleth
16 1 (0.33%) Terminal Services
16 1 (0.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 74 (24.42%) Microsoft Intune
2 38 (12.54%) SCOM
3 17 (5.61%) Single Sign-On
4 16 (5.28%) Failover Clustering
5 13 (4.29%) Ansible
6 9 (2.97%) Microsoft Clustering
7 8 (2.64%) SCOrch
8 7 (2.31%) CASB
8 7 (2.31%) Jamf Pro
8 7 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (2.31%) Puppet
8 7 (2.31%) WSUS
9 6 (1.98%) Clonezilla
10 5 (1.65%) Nagios
10 5 (1.65%) PowerCLI
11 4 (1.32%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
12 3 (0.99%) Terraform
13 2 (0.66%) AirWatch
13 2 (0.66%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 191 (63.04%) Microsoft
2 110 (36.30%) VMware
3 98 (32.34%) Citrix
4 62 (20.46%) Cisco
5 27 (8.91%) SolarWinds
6 18 (5.94%) Red Hat
7 17 (5.61%) Sophos
8 16 (5.28%) Apple
9 14 (4.62%) HP
9 14 (4.62%) Palo Alto
10 13 (4.29%) Ivanti
11 12 (3.96%) Dell
12 11 (3.63%) McAfee
13 10 (3.30%) Mitel
14 9 (2.97%) CommVault
15 8 (2.64%) EMC
15 8 (2.64%) NetApp
15 8 (2.64%) Symantec
16 7 (2.31%) CheckPoint
16 7 (2.31%) Reuters