Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 214 207
Rank change year-on-year +19 -7 +5
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 87 88 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.19% 1.11% 1.06%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.30% 14.10% 15.31%
Number of salaries quoted 79 83 77
Manchester median annual salary £35,000 £37,747 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.28% -17.94% +44.88%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £30,950
90th Percentile £58,750 £59,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £32,500 £37,624 £44,000
% change year-on-year -13.62% -14.49% +17.33%

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 Manchester with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 770 624 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 10.53% 7.84% 6.89%
Number of salaries quoted 662 553 462
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.26% +1.67%
10th Percentile £28,850 £23,700 £26,250
90th Percentile £74,875 £64,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in Manchester

SCCM
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for SCCM in Manchester

SCCM
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Manchester over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Salary histogram for SCCM in Manchester

SCCM
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 16 November 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
Salford 0 10 £24,000 -40.00% 1
Rochdale 0 4 - - 2
Bolton - 4 £25,000 -
Altrincham -8 3 £24,500 -49.48%
Bury - 1 £23,000 - 1
Cheadle - 1 £25,500 -
Wigan - 1 £47,500 -
SCCM
North West

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 74 (85.06%) Windows
2 51 (58.62%) Microsoft
2 51 (58.62%) Active Directory
3 47 (54.02%) Office 365
4 42 (48.28%) Windows 10
5 36 (41.38%) Windows Server
6 35 (40.23%) ITIL
7 34 (39.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 34 (39.08%) Microsoft Azure
8 31 (35.63%) MS Exchange
9 30 (34.48%) SQL
10 27 (31.03%) Firewall
11 26 (29.89%) SharePoint
11 26 (29.89%) Cisco
12 23 (26.44%) VMware
12 23 (26.44%) Windows 7
13 21 (24.14%) Microsoft Office
14 19 (21.84%) Microsoft Certification
14 19 (21.84%) TCP/IP
15 18 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
15 18 (20.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 16 (18.39%) Citrix
16 16 (18.39%) SQL Server
17 15 (17.24%) Service Management
18 14 (16.09%) Hyper-V
18 14 (16.09%) Exchange Server 2010
18 14 (16.09%) ITIL V3
18 14 (16.09%) .NET
18 14 (16.09%) DNS
19 13 (14.94%) DevOps

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 31 (35.63%) MS Exchange
2 26 (29.89%) SharePoint
3 14 (16.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (12.64%) Skype for Business
5 8 (9.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (8.05%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (5.75%) CloudStack
7 5 (5.75%) OpenStack
8 4 (4.60%) IIS
9 3 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (2.30%) WebLogic
11 1 (1.15%) IBM Notes
11 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (24.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.15%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.15%) Revit
Business Applications
1 7 (8.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.15%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.15%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 47 (54.02%) Office 365
2 34 (39.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (8.05%) IaaS
5 1 (1.15%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.15%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 27 (31.03%) Firewall
2 19 (21.84%) TCP/IP
3 14 (16.09%) DNS
4 11 (12.64%) DHCP
4 11 (12.64%) Skype
4 11 (12.64%) WAN
5 10 (11.49%) LAN
6 5 (5.75%) VoIP
6 5 (5.75%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (4.60%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (4.60%) SAN
7 4 (4.60%) VLAN
8 3 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (3.45%) IP Telephony
8 3 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (3.45%) Unified Communications
9 2 (2.30%) Asterisk PBX
9 2 (2.30%) Cisco Wireless
9 2 (2.30%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.39%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.05%) Relational Database
2 7 (8.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (6.90%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (2.30%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.30%) JIRA
General
1 12 (13.79%) Retail
2 6 (6.90%) Back Office
3 2 (2.30%) Automotive
3 2 (2.30%) Finance
3 2 (2.30%) Games
4 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (19.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (17.24%) Analyst
2 15 (17.24%) IT Support
2 15 (17.24%) Support Engineer
3 13 (14.94%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (11.49%) Service Analyst
5 9 (10.34%) Applications Engineer
5 9 (10.34%) Exchange Support
6 8 (9.20%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (9.20%) Junior
6 8 (9.20%) Junior DevOps
6 8 (9.20%) Junior DevOps Engineer
7 7 (8.05%) IT Analyst
7 7 (8.05%) Platform Engineer
7 7 (8.05%) Support Analyst
8 6 (6.90%) Active Directory Analyst
8 6 (6.90%) Active Directory Support
8 6 (6.90%) Desktop Support
8 6 (6.90%) Office 365 Manager
8 6 (6.90%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.09%) .NET
2 2 (2.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.60%) Driving Licence
2 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.30%) PKI
4 1 (1.15%) iPad
4 1 (1.15%) iPhone
4 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.15%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 74 (85.06%) Windows
2 42 (48.28%) Windows 10
3 36 (41.38%) Windows Server
4 34 (39.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (26.44%) Windows 7
6 18 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (6.90%) Android
7 6 (6.90%) Windows 8
8 5 (5.75%) Windows XP
9 4 (4.60%) Apple iOS
9 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (3.45%) Linux
11 1 (1.15%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (40.23%) ITIL
2 18 (20.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 15 (17.24%) Service Management
4 14 (16.09%) ITIL V3
5 13 (14.94%) DevOps
6 12 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (10.34%) Coaching
8 9 (10.34%) Configuration Management
8 9 (10.34%) Incident Management
8 9 (10.34%) ITSM
9 8 (9.20%) Change Management
9 8 (9.20%) Deployment Automation
9 8 (9.20%) Line Management
9 8 (9.20%) Mentoring
9 8 (9.20%) Migration
9 8 (9.20%) Problem Management
10 7 (8.05%) CRM
10 7 (8.05%) Task Automation
11 6 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (34.48%) SQL
2 11 (12.64%) PowerShell
3 8 (9.20%) VB.NET
4 7 (8.05%) Python
5 5 (5.75%) Ruby
6 3 (3.45%) C#
7 2 (2.30%) Perl
7 2 (2.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (21.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (9.20%) MCSA
3 7 (8.05%) HNC
3 7 (8.05%) MCP
4 4 (4.60%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.45%) Degree
6 2 (2.30%) MCSE
7 1 (1.15%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.64%) SLA
2 2 (2.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 51 (58.62%) Active Directory
2 14 (16.09%) Hyper-V
3 11 (12.64%) vSphere
4 8 (9.20%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (9.20%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (8.05%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (8.05%) XenApp
6 6 (6.90%) XenDesktop
7 5 (5.75%) Xen
7 5 (5.75%) XenServer
8 2 (2.30%) vCloud
9 1 (1.15%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.15%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (10.34%) SCOM
2 7 (8.05%) Puppet
2 7 (8.05%) SCVMM
3 5 (5.75%) Ansible
3 5 (5.75%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (5.75%) WSUS
4 3 (3.45%) DameWare
4 3 (3.45%) SCOrch
5 2 (2.30%) Cacti
5 2 (2.30%) Nagios
5 2 (2.30%) OpenNMS
5 2 (2.30%) RANCID
6 1 (1.15%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.15%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.15%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 51 (58.62%) Microsoft
2 26 (29.89%) Cisco
3 23 (26.44%) VMware
4 16 (18.39%) Citrix
5 7 (8.05%) Oracle
6 5 (5.75%) Google
6 5 (5.75%) Ivanti
6 5 (5.75%) NetApp
6 5 (5.75%) Snow
7 4 (4.60%) Apple
7 4 (4.60%) HP
8 3 (3.45%) Dell
8 3 (3.45%) F5
8 3 (3.45%) Sophos
9 2 (2.30%) Brocade
9 2 (2.30%) Foundry
9 2 (2.30%) Huawei
9 2 (2.30%) Qualys
9 2 (2.30%) Remedy
9 2 (2.30%) ZyXEL