Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 197 227 196
Rank change year-on-year +30 -31 +19
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 80 73 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.10% 0.89% 0.98%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.05% 10.25% 13.83%
Number of salaries quoted 69 68 61
Manchester median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% -11.11% +50.00%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £31,115
90th Percentile £60,750 £67,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £30,000 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year -22.58% -3.13% +14.29%

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 724 712 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 9.95% 8.70% 7.06%
Number of salaries quoted 626 638 427
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,100 £27,250
90th Percentile £74,375 £68,575 £57,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +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 19 August 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 19 August 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 +1 7 £24,000 -40.00% 2
Rochdale -2 7 - - 1
Bolton +6 1 £25,000 -8.26%
Altrincham -3 1 £24,000 -50.52%
Bury - 1 £23,000 -
Cheadle - 1 £20,000 -
Wigan - 1 £47,500 -
SCCM
North West

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 72 (90.00%) Windows
2 54 (67.50%) Microsoft
3 47 (58.75%) Office 365
4 44 (55.00%) Active Directory
5 41 (51.25%) ITIL
6 39 (48.75%) Windows Server
7 36 (45.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 32 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 31 (38.75%) MS Exchange
9 31 (38.75%) VMware
10 29 (36.25%) SQL
10 29 (36.25%) Windows 10
11 27 (33.75%) Microsoft Certification
12 25 (31.25%) Firewall
13 24 (30.00%) Cisco
14 23 (28.75%) Windows Server 2008
15 21 (26.25%) Hyper-V
16 20 (25.00%) TCP/IP
16 20 (25.00%) Service Management
17 19 (23.75%) SQL Server
17 19 (23.75%) SharePoint
17 19 (23.75%) Windows 7
17 19 (23.75%) ITIL V3
18 18 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2010
18 18 (22.50%) SLA
18 18 (22.50%) Citrix
19 16 (20.00%) DNS
19 16 (20.00%) .NET
20 14 (17.50%) Microsoft Office
20 14 (17.50%) Retail

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 (38.75%) MS Exchange
2 19 (23.75%) SharePoint
3 18 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (16.25%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
6 10 (12.50%) Skype for Business
7 6 (7.50%) CloudStack
7 6 (7.50%) OpenStack
8 3 (3.75%) IIS
9 2 (2.50%) WebLogic
10 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (1.25%) IBM Notes
10 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (17.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (58.75%) Office 365
2 36 (45.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (13.75%) IaaS
4 9 (11.25%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (3.75%) G Suite
6 1 (1.25%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (31.25%) Firewall
2 20 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 16 (20.00%) DNS
4 10 (12.50%) DHCP
4 10 (12.50%) Skype
5 9 (11.25%) LAN
5 9 (11.25%) WAN
6 6 (7.50%) SAN
7 5 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (2.50%) IP Telephony
8 2 (2.50%) SSL
8 2 (2.50%) VLAN
9 1 (1.25%) Broadband
9 1 (1.25%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.25%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.25%) IPv6
9 1 (1.25%) SNMP
9 1 (1.25%) VoIP
9 1 (1.25%) VPN
9 1 (1.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.75%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 10 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (17.50%) Retail
2 7 (8.75%) Back Office
3 5 (6.25%) Finance
4 4 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (17.50%) Analyst
1 14 (17.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (16.25%) IT Support
3 12 (15.00%) Service Analyst
4 11 (13.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (12.50%) Exchange Support
5 10 (12.50%) IT Analyst
5 10 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 8 (10.00%) Junior
6 8 (10.00%) Junior DevOps
6 8 (10.00%) Junior DevOps Engineer
6 8 (10.00%) Platform Engineer
6 8 (10.00%) Service Desk Engineer
7 7 (8.75%) Active Directory Analyst
7 7 (8.75%) Active Directory Support
7 7 (8.75%) Active Directory Support Analyst
7 7 (8.75%) IT Support Analyst
7 7 (8.75%) Support Analyst
7 7 (8.75%) Windows Engineer
8 6 (7.50%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.00%) .NET
2 3 (3.75%) Web Services
3 1 (1.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.75%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.50%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.25%) Clustering
4 1 (1.25%) CMDB
4 1 (1.25%) iPad
4 1 (1.25%) iPhone
4 1 (1.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 72 (90.00%) Windows
2 39 (48.75%) Windows Server
3 32 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (36.25%) Windows 10
5 23 (28.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (23.75%) Windows 7
7 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.75%) Linux
8 3 (3.75%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.25%) Android
10 1 (1.25%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.25%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (51.25%) ITIL
2 20 (25.00%) Service Management
3 19 (23.75%) ITIL V3
4 14 (17.50%) DevOps
5 13 (16.25%) ITSM
6 11 (13.75%) Change Management
6 11 (13.75%) Incident Management
6 11 (13.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 11 (13.75%) Line Management
6 11 (13.75%) Problem Management
7 10 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (12.50%) CRM
8 9 (11.25%) Configuration Management
9 8 (10.00%) Deployment Automation
10 7 (8.75%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (7.50%) DSDM
11 6 (7.50%) Migration
11 6 (7.50%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (7.50%) RUP
11 6 (7.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 29 (36.25%) SQL
2 14 (17.50%) PowerShell
3 8 (10.00%) VB.NET
4 7 (8.75%) Python
5 6 (7.50%) Ruby
6 3 (3.75%) C#
7 1 (1.25%) Perl
7 1 (1.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (33.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (16.25%) MCSA
3 12 (15.00%) MCP
4 10 (12.50%) HNC
5 7 (8.75%) Degree
6 4 (5.00%) MCSE
7 3 (3.75%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (3.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.25%) CCNA
9 1 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.25%) CISSP
9 1 (1.25%) MCITP
9 1 (1.25%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (22.50%) SLA
2 3 (3.75%) COSHH
2 3 (3.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.25%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 44 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 21 (26.25%) Hyper-V
3 12 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (13.75%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (12.50%) XenServer
6 9 (11.25%) vSphere
6 9 (11.25%) Xen
7 4 (5.00%) XenApp
8 3 (3.75%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (3.75%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (3.75%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.25%) BitLocker
9 1 (1.25%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 11 (13.75%) SCOM
2 10 (12.50%) SCVMM
3 7 (8.75%) Puppet
4 6 (7.50%) Ansible
4 6 (7.50%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (3.75%) WSUS
6 2 (2.50%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.25%) Cacti
7 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (1.25%) Nagios
7 1 (1.25%) OpenNMS
7 1 (1.25%) RANCID
7 1 (1.25%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.25%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 54 (67.50%) Microsoft
2 31 (38.75%) VMware
3 24 (30.00%) Cisco
4 18 (22.50%) Citrix
5 9 (11.25%) Google
6 8 (10.00%) Oracle
7 5 (6.25%) Veeam
8 4 (5.00%) Capita
8 4 (5.00%) Dell
9 3 (3.75%) EMC
9 3 (3.75%) HP
9 3 (3.75%) Isilon
10 2 (2.50%) Apple
10 2 (2.50%) F5
10 2 (2.50%) Forcepoint
10 2 (2.50%) McAfee
11 1 (1.25%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.25%) Ericsson
11 1 (1.25%) Juniper
11 1 (1.25%) NetApp