Period
to

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 August 2022 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 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 193 162 152
Rank change year-on-year -31 -10 +43
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 66 65 21
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.15% 1.34% 0.68%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.59% 6.76% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 45 51 16
10th Percentile £26,800 £31,250 £24,000
25th Percentile £34,763 £34,250 £28,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year - +6.25% -8.05%
75th Percentile £47,500 £50,000 £43,563
90th Percentile £54,600 - £47,137
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - -3.61% +3.75%

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 1,002 961 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 17.47% 19.75% 15.44%
Number of salaries quoted 657 730 377
10th Percentile £32,500 £38,750 £36,250
25th Percentile £40,250 £46,250 £43,674
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +14.29% +5.00%
75th Percentile £82,500 £73,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £73,950
North West median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +2.56%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in Manchester

SCCM
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for SCCM in Manchester

SCCM
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing SCCM in Manchester over the 6 months to 16 August 2022.

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 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Altrincham -4 4 £46,000 +8.24%
Bolton +2 2 £27,500 -22.54% 1
Sale -2 2 £29,750 -
Bury - 1 £36,000 -
SCCM
North West

For the 6 months to 16 August 2022, 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 51 (77.27%) Active Directory
2 47 (71.21%) Windows
3 46 (69.70%) Microsoft
4 44 (66.67%) Microsoft 365
5 30 (45.45%) Windows 10
6 27 (40.91%) Azure
7 24 (36.36%) Microsoft Intune
8 23 (34.85%) ITIL
9 20 (30.30%) PowerShell
10 18 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
10 18 (27.27%) VMware
11 17 (25.76%) Cisco
11 17 (25.76%) DNS
11 17 (25.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 16 (24.24%) Windows Server
13 15 (22.73%) Application Packaging
13 15 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
14 14 (21.21%) Microsoft Office
15 13 (19.70%) DHCP
15 13 (19.70%) MS Exchange
15 13 (19.70%) Virtual Desktop
16 12 (18.18%) PaaS
17 10 (15.15%) Apple
17 10 (15.15%) Microsoft App-V
17 10 (15.15%) Firewall
18 9 (13.64%) SLA
18 9 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
18 9 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
19 8 (12.12%) Data Centre
19 8 (12.12%) Hyper-V

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 13 (19.70%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.61%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.03%) Site Server
4 1 (1.52%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (21.21%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 44 (66.67%) Microsoft 365
2 27 (40.91%) Azure
3 12 (18.18%) PaaS
4 7 (10.61%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (9.09%) IaaS
6 4 (6.06%) AWS
6 4 (6.06%) Mimecast
6 4 (6.06%) SaaS
7 3 (4.55%) OneDrive
8 1 (1.52%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.76%) DNS
2 13 (19.70%) DHCP
3 10 (15.15%) Firewall
4 8 (12.12%) VPN
5 6 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 6 (9.09%) WAN
5 6 (9.09%) Wireless
6 5 (7.58%) WebEx
7 4 (6.06%) VLAN
8 3 (4.55%) MPLS
9 2 (3.03%) Intranet
9 2 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (3.03%) SAN
9 2 (3.03%) SD-WAN
9 2 (3.03%) VSAN
10 1 (1.52%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (1.52%) LAN
10 1 (1.52%) Network Security
10 1 (1.52%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.09%) GIS
2 2 (3.03%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.52%) Power BI
General
1 9 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.12%) Manufacturing
2 8 (12.12%) Social Skills
3 7 (10.61%) Advertising
3 7 (10.61%) Finance
4 4 (6.06%) Legal
5 3 (4.55%) Law
5 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.03%) Automotive
6 2 (3.03%) Banking
6 2 (3.03%) Fire and Rescue
6 2 (3.03%) French Language
6 2 (3.03%) Games
6 2 (3.03%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 2 (3.03%) Marketing
6 2 (3.03%) Police
7 1 (1.52%) Documentation Skills
7 1 (1.52%) Public Sector
7 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (27.27%) IT Engineer
2 16 (24.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (22.73%) Support Engineer
4 13 (19.70%) IT Support
4 13 (19.70%) IT Support Engineer
5 12 (18.18%) Analyst
6 9 (13.64%) Consultant
7 8 (12.12%) Senior Consultant
8 7 (10.61%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 6 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (7.58%) IT Manager
10 5 (7.58%) IT Services Manager
10 5 (7.58%) IT Support Manager
10 5 (7.58%) Service Support Manager
10 5 (7.58%) Support Manager
11 4 (6.06%) Desktop Engineer
11 4 (6.06%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (6.06%) Support Analyst
12 3 (4.55%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.58%) XMPP
2 2 (3.03%) .NET
2 2 (3.03%) .NET Framework
2 2 (3.03%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.61%) User Experience
3 5 (7.58%) HP Storage
4 2 (3.03%) PKI
4 2 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.52%) Clustering
5 1 (1.52%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.52%) iPad
5 1 (1.52%) Life Science
5 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.52%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.52%) Renewable Energy
5 1 (1.52%) Replication
5 1 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 47 (71.21%) Windows
2 30 (45.45%) Windows 10
3 16 (24.24%) Windows Server
4 4 (6.06%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2019
6 2 (3.03%) Linux
6 2 (3.03%) Mac OS
6 2 (3.03%) Mac OS X
6 2 (3.03%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.52%) Android
7 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.52%) Unix
7 1 (1.52%) VMS
7 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.85%) ITIL
2 18 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (25.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 15 (22.73%) Application Packaging
5 7 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (10.61%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (10.61%) Task Automation
6 6 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
6 6 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (9.09%) PRINCE2
7 5 (7.58%) Configuration Management
7 5 (7.58%) Migration
8 4 (6.06%) Agile
8 4 (6.06%) Patch Management
8 4 (6.06%) Service Delivery
8 4 (6.06%) Service Management
8 4 (6.06%) SIEM
8 4 (6.06%) Technology Roadmap
9 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure as Code
9 3 (4.55%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (30.30%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.55%) Python
2 3 (4.55%) SQL
3 1 (1.52%) VB
3 1 (1.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (10.61%) MCP
3 6 (9.09%) Degree
4 5 (7.58%) SC Cleared
4 5 (7.58%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.55%) MCSA
5 3 (4.55%) MCSE
6 2 (3.03%) CCA
6 2 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (3.03%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.03%) Master's Degree
6 2 (3.03%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (3.03%) TOGAF Certification
6 2 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.52%) ACSP
7 1 (1.52%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.64%) SLA
2 6 (9.09%) COBIT
3 5 (7.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 51 (77.27%) Active Directory
2 13 (19.70%) Virtual Desktop
3 10 (15.15%) Microsoft App-V
4 9 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (12.12%) Hyper-V
6 5 (7.58%) vSphere
7 3 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (3.03%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.52%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.52%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 24 (36.36%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (6.06%) Jamf Pro
2 4 (6.06%) SCOM
3 3 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.55%) Puppet
3 3 (4.55%) Terraform
3 3 (4.55%) WSUS
4 2 (3.03%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 1 (1.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.52%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.52%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 46 (69.70%) Microsoft
2 18 (27.27%) VMware
3 17 (25.76%) Cisco
4 10 (15.15%) Apple
5 7 (10.61%) HP
5 7 (10.61%) Veeam
6 5 (7.58%) Citrix
6 5 (7.58%) Fortinet
7 4 (6.06%) Meraki
7 4 (6.06%) Remedy
8 3 (4.55%) BMC
8 3 (4.55%) SaltStack
8 3 (4.55%) Zscaler
9 2 (3.03%) CyberArk
9 2 (3.03%) Darktrace
9 2 (3.03%) MobileIron
9 2 (3.03%) Sophos
10 1 (1.52%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.52%) Rackspace
10 1 (1.52%) ServiceNow