Period
to 4 December 2020

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 4 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
4 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 148 144 215
Rank change year-on-year -4 +71 -25
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 16 110 81
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.55% 1.74% 1.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.35% 14.95% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 95 73
Median annual salary £45,000 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.62% +5.71% -12.50%
10th Percentile £25,500 £27,200 £22,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £58,750 £58,750
North West median annual salary £41,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +9.33% +15.38% -13.90%

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 478 736 780
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 16.52% 11.62% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 424 600 664
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,950 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
North West median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,482
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.05% +9.96%

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 4 December 2020.

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 4 December 2020. 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 +20 2 £40,000 - 1
Stockport - 1 £23,000 - 1
SCCM
North West

For the 6 months to 4 December 2020, 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 12 (75.00%) Windows
1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (62.50%) Azure
3 9 (56.25%) Office 365
3 9 (56.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 7 (43.75%) DNS
5 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
6 5 (31.25%) Veeam
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Intune
6 5 (31.25%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (31.25%) Windows 10
6 5 (31.25%) WAN
7 4 (25.00%) DHCP
7 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 4 (25.00%) Python
7 4 (25.00%) Citrix
7 4 (25.00%) VMware
7 4 (25.00%) Public Cloud
7 4 (25.00%) PaaS
7 4 (25.00%) VLAN
8 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
8 3 (18.75%) SaaS
8 3 (18.75%) IaaS
8 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
8 3 (18.75%) OneDrive
8 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure as Code
8 3 (18.75%) Terraform
8 3 (18.75%) 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 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (62.50%) Azure
2 9 (56.25%) Office 365
3 5 (31.25%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (25.00%) PaaS
5 3 (18.75%) IaaS
5 3 (18.75%) OneDrive
5 3 (18.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) DNS
2 5 (31.25%) WAN
3 4 (25.00%) DHCP
3 4 (25.00%) VLAN
4 3 (18.75%) MPLS
4 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
4 3 (18.75%) VPN
5 2 (12.50%) IP Telephony
5 2 (12.50%) LAN
5 2 (12.50%) VoIP
6 1 (6.25%) Firewall
6 1 (6.25%) SAN
6 1 (6.25%) Skype
6 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
6 1 (6.25%) WebEx
6 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Advertising
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Law
1 1 (6.25%) Local Government
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
1 1 (6.25%) Public Sector
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Azure Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Public Cloud
2 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
3 2 (12.50%) Clustering
3 2 (12.50%) Private Cloud
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
4 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) PKI
4 1 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (6.25%) User Experience
4 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows 10
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2016
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2019
5 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure as Code
2 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Presales
3 2 (12.50%) Product Management
4 1 (6.25%) Break/Fix
4 1 (6.25%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (6.25%) IT Strategy
4 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (6.25%) Line Management
4 1 (6.25%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (6.25%) Privileged Access Management
4 1 (6.25%) Project Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 4 (25.00%) Python
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) BC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) DBS Check
2 1 (6.25%) MCP
2 1 (6.25%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) XenApp
3 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
4 1 (6.25%) BitLocker
4 1 (6.25%) Firmware
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (6.25%) vSphere
4 1 (6.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (18.75%) Terraform
3 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (12.50%) Puppet
3 2 (12.50%) SCOM
4 1 (6.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Veeam
3 4 (25.00%) Citrix
3 4 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco
5 2 (12.50%) HP
5 2 (12.50%) Nimble Storage
5 2 (12.50%) SaltStack
6 1 (6.25%) Apple
6 1 (6.25%) Dell
6 1 (6.25%) EMC
6 1 (6.25%) Google
6 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds
6 1 (6.25%) Splunk