Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 185 201 217
Rank change year-on-year +16 +16 -11
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 99 93 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.34% 1.23% 0.82%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.74% 15.30% 10.48%
Number of salaries quoted 88 90 44
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +9.59% +17.74%
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £51,250 £47,500
North West median annual salary £30,000 £40,250 £36,500
% change year-on-year -25.47% +10.27% +12.31%

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 629 608 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 8.52% 8.03% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 548 548 400
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +10.39%
10th Percentile £23,750 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £61,625 £57,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +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 20 February 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 20 February 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
Rochdale 0 19 £43,000 -6.52% 3
Salford - 2 £27,250 - 1
Bolton -4 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Oldham - 1 £32,500 -
SCCM
North West

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 (74.75%) Active Directory
2 72 (72.73%) Windows
3 60 (60.61%) Office 365
3 60 (60.61%) Windows Server
4 45 (45.45%) Hyper-V
5 44 (44.44%) ITIL
6 43 (43.43%) Cisco
7 42 (42.42%) Microsoft
7 42 (42.42%) Firewall
8 39 (39.39%) VMware
9 35 (35.35%) DNS
10 33 (33.33%) LAN
11 30 (30.30%) SLA
11 30 (30.30%) Windows Server 2012
12 27 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
13 25 (25.25%) WAN
13 25 (25.25%) MCSA
14 24 (24.24%) Microsoft Office
15 23 (23.23%) MCP
15 23 (23.23%) MS Exchange
15 23 (23.23%) Microsoft Azure
16 21 (21.21%) TCP/IP
16 21 (21.21%) VPN
17 19 (19.19%) MCSE
17 19 (19.19%) PCI DSS
18 18 (18.18%) Data Centre
19 17 (17.17%) Exchange Server 2010
19 17 (17.17%) Wi-Fi
19 17 (17.17%) SQL
20 15 (15.15%) VoIP

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 23 (23.23%) MS Exchange
2 17 (17.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (8.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (8.08%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.03%) IIS
6 2 (2.02%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 24 (24.24%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Elite 3E
1 2 (2.02%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (2.02%) Workfront
2 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 60 (60.61%) Office 365
2 23 (23.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.06%) OneDrive
4 5 (5.05%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.02%) G Suite
6 1 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.01%) IaaS
6 1 (1.01%) SaaS
6 1 (1.01%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 42 (42.42%) Firewall
2 35 (35.35%) DNS
3 33 (33.33%) LAN
4 25 (25.25%) WAN
5 21 (21.21%) TCP/IP
5 21 (21.21%) VPN
6 17 (17.17%) Wi-Fi
7 15 (15.15%) VLAN
7 15 (15.15%) VoIP
8 14 (14.14%) BGP
8 14 (14.14%) Broadband
8 14 (14.14%) Ethernet
8 14 (14.14%) HSRP
8 14 (14.14%) IPv6
8 14 (14.14%) MRTG
8 14 (14.14%) OSPF
8 14 (14.14%) SNMP
8 14 (14.14%) TACACS
8 14 (14.14%) VRRP
9 11 (11.11%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.02%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (14.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.02%) JIRA
2 2 (2.02%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 14 (14.14%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.05%) Finance
2 5 (5.05%) Retail
3 2 (2.02%) Marketing
4 1 (1.01%) Back Office
4 1 (1.01%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (23.23%) Support Engineer
2 19 (19.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (13.13%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 12 (12.12%) 2nd Line Support
5 11 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 10 (10.10%) Windows Engineer
7 9 (9.09%) Analyst
7 9 (9.09%) IT Engineer
7 9 (9.09%) IT Support
7 9 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
7 9 (9.09%) VMware Support Engineer
8 8 (8.08%) Infrastructure Support
8 8 (8.08%) Network Engineer
8 8 (8.08%) Technical Engineer
8 8 (8.08%) Technical Support
9 7 (7.07%) Server Engineer
9 7 (7.07%) Server Support
9 7 (7.07%) Service Analyst
9 7 (7.07%) Support Analyst
9 7 (7.07%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.02%) .NET
2 1 (1.01%) COM
2 1 (1.01%) HTML
2 1 (1.01%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 8 (8.08%) Private Cloud
3 5 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.03%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.02%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.01%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.01%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 72 (72.73%) Windows
2 60 (60.61%) Windows Server
3 30 (30.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (12.12%) Windows 7
6 11 (11.11%) Windows 10
7 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.02%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.02%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.01%) Android
9 1 (1.01%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (44.44%) ITIL
2 15 (15.15%) Configuration Management
2 15 (15.15%) Service Management
3 14 (14.14%) Network Management
4 13 (13.13%) ITIL V3
5 12 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 10 (10.10%) Change Management
8 9 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (8.08%) Application Packaging
9 8 (8.08%) Coaching
9 8 (8.08%) Incident Management
9 8 (8.08%) Proactive Monitoring
10 7 (7.07%) Information Security
11 5 (5.05%) DevOps
11 5 (5.05%) Network Planning
11 5 (5.05%) People Management
11 5 (5.05%) Problem Management
12 4 (4.04%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (4.04%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.17%) SQL
2 14 (14.14%) Perl
2 14 (14.14%) PHP
2 14 (14.14%) Python
3 12 (12.12%) PowerShell
4 5 (5.05%) VBScript
5 2 (2.02%) Java
5 2 (2.02%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (25.25%) MCSA
3 23 (23.23%) MCP
4 19 (19.19%) MCSE
5 8 (8.08%) CCNP
5 8 (8.08%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (8.08%) JNCIP
6 2 (2.02%) DBS Check
6 2 (2.02%) MCITP
7 1 (1.01%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (30.30%) SLA
2 19 (19.19%) PCI DSS
3 6 (6.06%) GDPR
4 4 (4.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (3.03%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 74 (74.75%) Active Directory
2 45 (45.45%) Hyper-V
3 7 (7.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (3.03%) vSphere
5 1 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.01%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (14.14%) Cacti
1 14 (14.14%) Nagios
1 14 (14.14%) OpenNMS
1 14 (14.14%) Puppet
1 14 (14.14%) RANCID
2 10 (10.10%) SCOM
3 5 (5.05%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.02%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.01%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 43 (43.43%) Cisco
2 42 (42.42%) Microsoft
3 39 (39.39%) VMware
4 15 (15.15%) Citrix
5 14 (14.14%) Ericsson
5 14 (14.14%) Huawei
5 14 (14.14%) Juniper
6 9 (9.09%) Google
7 8 (8.08%) SolarWinds
8 6 (6.06%) Brocade
8 6 (6.06%) Foundry
8 6 (6.06%) ZyXEL
9 5 (5.05%) Apple
10 2 (2.02%) F5
10 2 (2.02%) McAfee
10 2 (2.02%) Oracle
10 2 (2.02%) Reuters
10 2 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (2.02%) SAP
10 2 (2.02%) Workday