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 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 167 154 149
Rank change year-on-year -13 -5  
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 36 30 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.91% 0.87% 0.94%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.11% 12.55% 18.09%
Number of salaries quoted 33 23 16
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +27.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,246 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £45,000 £44,750
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% -  

SCCM is in the systems management skills category. The next 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.

Systems Management Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 356 239 188
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 8.99% 6.89% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 313 181 122
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -1.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,230 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.29%  

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing SCCM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

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 3 months to 30 April 2017.

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 3 months to 30 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton 0 8 £27,250 +21.11%
Rochdale - 3 £40,000 - 1
SCCM
North West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT jobs citing SCCM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 68 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 60 (70.59%) Windows
3 50 (58.82%) Microsoft
4 45 (52.94%) ITIL
5 27 (31.76%) HP
5 27 (31.76%) PowerShell
6 24 (28.24%) Windows 7
7 23 (27.06%) DNS
7 23 (27.06%) Firewall
8 22 (25.88%) Office 365
9 21 (24.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (24.71%) Windows Server
9 21 (24.71%) LAN
9 21 (24.71%) Microsoft Office
10 20 (23.53%) Internet
11 19 (22.35%) Security Cleared
11 19 (22.35%) SCOrch
12 18 (21.18%) Service Management
13 17 (20.00%) VMware
13 17 (20.00%) Problem Management
13 17 (20.00%) Configuration Management
13 17 (20.00%) WAN
13 17 (20.00%) MS Exchange
13 17 (20.00%) Puppet
14 16 (18.82%) Skype for Business
14 16 (18.82%) Dell
15 15 (17.65%) VBScript
16 14 (16.47%) Broadband
16 14 (16.47%) Ethernet
16 14 (16.47%) Cisco

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 17 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 16 (18.82%) Skype for Business
3 12 (14.12%) IIS
4 11 (12.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (7.06%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (24.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (25.88%) Office 365
2 9 (10.59%) SaaS
3 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (27.06%) DNS
1 23 (27.06%) Firewall
2 21 (24.71%) LAN
3 20 (23.53%) Internet
4 17 (20.00%) WAN
5 14 (16.47%) Broadband
5 14 (16.47%) Ethernet
5 14 (16.47%) Skype
5 14 (16.47%) TACACS
5 14 (16.47%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (11.76%) SNMP
7 9 (10.59%) BGP
7 9 (10.59%) DHCP
7 9 (10.59%) MPLS
7 9 (10.59%) MRTG
8 5 (5.88%) Asterisk PBX
8 5 (5.88%) IPv6
8 5 (5.88%) VoIP
9 4 (4.71%) TCP/IP
10 1 (1.18%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (10.59%) InstallShield
1 9 (10.59%) MSI
2 5 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.88%) Back Office
3 4 (4.71%) Advertising
4 3 (3.53%) Finance
5 1 (1.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (23.53%) Analyst
2 16 (18.82%) IT Analyst
2 16 (18.82%) Support Engineer
3 14 (16.47%) 2nd Line Support
3 14 (16.47%) 3rd Line Support
4 13 (15.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 13 (15.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 13 (15.29%) IT Support
4 13 (15.29%) Support Analyst
5 11 (12.94%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 11 (12.94%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 11 (12.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (11.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 10 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support
7 9 (10.59%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
7 9 (10.59%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 9 (10.59%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 9 (10.59%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
7 9 (10.59%) IT Support Analyst
7 9 (10.59%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.53%) Software Packaging
1 3 (3.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.59%) Clustering
1 9 (10.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (4.71%) BYOD
2 4 (4.71%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.71%) NHS
2 4 (4.71%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.35%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.35%) Thin Client
3 2 (2.35%) User Experience
4 1 (1.18%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.18%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 60 (70.59%) Windows
2 24 (28.24%) Windows 7
3 21 (24.71%) Windows Server
3 21 (24.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (7.06%) Windows 10
5 6 (7.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (4.71%) Linux
6 4 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (4.71%) Unix
6 4 (4.71%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.53%) Android
7 3 (3.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (52.94%) ITIL
2 18 (21.18%) Service Management
3 17 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 17 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 14 (16.47%) Network Management
5 9 (10.59%) Change Management
6 8 (9.41%) Application Packaging
6 8 (9.41%) Application Virtualisation
7 6 (7.06%) Knowledge Management
7 6 (7.06%) PRINCE2
8 5 (5.88%) Network Design
8 5 (5.88%) Network Planning
9 4 (4.71%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (4.71%) Data Management
9 4 (4.71%) Data Protection
9 4 (4.71%) Information Security
9 4 (4.71%) ITSM
9 4 (4.71%) Master Data Management
9 4 (4.71%) Programme Management
9 4 (4.71%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (31.76%) PowerShell
2 15 (17.65%) VBScript
3 12 (14.12%) SQL
4 8 (9.41%) Python
5 5 (5.88%) Perl
5 5 (5.88%) PHP
6 3 (3.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (22.35%) Security Cleared
2 14 (16.47%) CCNP
2 14 (16.47%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (14.12%) MCP
4 11 (12.94%) SC Cleared
5 10 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (10.59%) JNCIP
6 9 (10.59%) MCSE
7 8 (9.41%) BC Cleared
8 3 (3.53%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (1.18%) MCSA
10 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.47%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.71%) SLA
System Software
1 68 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (14.12%) Hyper-V
3 11 (12.94%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (7.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (5.88%) XenDesktop
6 4 (4.71%) XenApp
7 3 (3.53%) vCloud
7 3 (3.53%) vSphere
8 2 (2.35%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (1.18%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (22.35%) SCOrch
2 17 (20.00%) Puppet
3 14 (16.47%) Nagios
3 14 (16.47%) OpenNMS
3 14 (16.47%) RANCID
3 14 (16.47%) WSUS
4 9 (10.59%) Cacti
5 5 (5.88%) Backup Exec
5 5 (5.88%) HP SIM
5 5 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (4.71%) AirWatch
6 4 (4.71%) SCOM
7 3 (3.53%) Ansible
7 3 (3.53%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (3.53%) vCenter Server
7 3 (3.53%) vMotion
8 2 (2.35%) SCSM
9 1 (1.18%) SCVMM
9 1 (1.18%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 50 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 27 (31.76%) HP
3 17 (20.00%) VMware
4 16 (18.82%) Dell
5 14 (16.47%) Cisco
5 14 (16.47%) Ericsson
5 14 (16.47%) Huawei
5 14 (16.47%) Juniper
6 12 (14.12%) Citrix
7 5 (5.88%) Brocade
7 5 (5.88%) Foundry
7 5 (5.88%) Sophos
7 5 (5.88%) Symantec
7 5 (5.88%) ZyXEL
8 4 (4.71%) AppSense
8 4 (4.71%) GFI Software
8 4 (4.71%) Red Hat
8 4 (4.71%) SolarWinds
9 3 (3.53%) MobileIron
9 3 (3.53%) Veeam
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