Period
to 10 December 2017

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 10 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 198 214
Rank change year-on-year +6 +16 +15
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 103 86 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.31% 1.16% 0.85%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.75% 16.38% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 96 84 52
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +23.29% +2.10%
10th Percentile £22,875 £27,000 £22,800
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £47,500
North West median annual salary £38,124 £44,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -13.36% +17.33% -

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 615 525 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 7.85% 7.10% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 545 467 405
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,049
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.07% +5.12%
10th Percentile £25,600 £25,900 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,150 £60,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.24% +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 10 December 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 6 months to 10 December 2017. 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 -15.69% 5
Salford - 2 £40,000 - 3
Oldham - 2 £35,000 -
Bolton -1 1 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Altrincham -12 1 £48,500 +49.23%
SCCM
North West

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 75 (72.82%) Active Directory
2 65 (63.11%) Windows
3 43 (41.75%) Office 365
4 41 (39.81%) Cisco
5 40 (38.83%) Windows Server
6 37 (35.92%) Firewall
7 35 (33.98%) DNS
7 35 (33.98%) ITIL
8 34 (33.01%) Microsoft
9 31 (30.10%) LAN
9 31 (30.10%) VMware
10 29 (28.16%) Hyper-V
11 26 (25.24%) Windows Server 2012
12 24 (23.30%) PCI DSS
13 21 (20.39%) Wi-Fi
13 21 (20.39%) MS Exchange
14 20 (19.42%) SLA
14 20 (19.42%) Configuration Management
15 19 (18.45%) TACACS
15 19 (18.45%) BGP
15 19 (18.45%) SNMP
15 19 (18.45%) Juniper
15 19 (18.45%) Ericsson
15 19 (18.45%) Nagios
15 19 (18.45%) Broadband
15 19 (18.45%) WAN
15 19 (18.45%) Ethernet
15 19 (18.45%) Cacti
15 19 (18.45%) OpenNMS
15 19 (18.45%) Huawei

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 21 (20.39%) MS Exchange
2 19 (18.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (8.74%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (4.85%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.94%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (15.53%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.85%) Oracle ERP
1 5 (4.85%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 43 (41.75%) Office 365
2 15 (14.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (4.85%) OneDrive
5 2 (1.94%) SaaS
6 1 (0.97%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 37 (35.92%) Firewall
2 35 (33.98%) DNS
3 31 (30.10%) LAN
4 21 (20.39%) Wi-Fi
5 19 (18.45%) BGP
5 19 (18.45%) Broadband
5 19 (18.45%) Ethernet
5 19 (18.45%) MRTG
5 19 (18.45%) SNMP
5 19 (18.45%) TACACS
5 19 (18.45%) WAN
6 18 (17.48%) VPN
7 14 (13.59%) MPLS
7 14 (13.59%) TCP/IP
7 14 (13.59%) VLAN
8 13 (12.62%) HSRP
8 13 (12.62%) IPv6
8 13 (12.62%) OSPF
8 13 (12.62%) VoIP
8 13 (12.62%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (12.62%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.85%) JIRA
General
1 18 (17.48%) Telecoms
2 8 (7.77%) Finance
3 5 (4.85%) Retail
4 4 (3.88%) Marketing
5 3 (2.91%) Back Office
6 1 (0.97%) Advertising
6 1 (0.97%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.97%) Law
Job Titles
1 27 (26.21%) Support Engineer
2 16 (15.53%) Technical Support
3 15 (14.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (13.59%) Technical Engineer
5 13 (12.62%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 12 (11.65%) 2nd Line Support
6 12 (11.65%) Network Engineer
7 11 (10.68%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 9 (8.74%) Technical Support Engineer
9 8 (7.77%) IT Engineer
10 7 (6.80%) Designer
10 7 (6.80%) Desktop Support
10 7 (6.80%) Network Designer
11 6 (5.83%) Infrastructure Support
11 6 (5.83%) IT Support
12 5 (4.85%) 3rd Line Support
12 5 (4.85%) Analyst
12 5 (4.85%) Architect
12 5 (4.85%) Systems Engineer
12 5 (4.85%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.85%) .NET
2 2 (1.94%) HTML
2 2 (1.94%) HTML5
3 1 (0.97%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.45%) Data Centre
2 12 (11.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.85%) Private Cloud
4 4 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.91%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.97%) EMC VNX
6 1 (0.97%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.97%) iPad
6 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.97%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 65 (63.11%) Windows
2 40 (38.83%) Windows Server
3 26 (25.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (11.65%) Windows 7
4 12 (11.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (8.74%) Windows 10
6 7 (6.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.94%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.97%) Android
8 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.97%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.97%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (33.98%) ITIL
2 20 (19.42%) Configuration Management
3 19 (18.45%) Network Management
4 12 (11.65%) Information Security
4 12 (11.65%) Service Management
5 11 (10.68%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (10.68%) Change Management
6 9 (8.74%) Application Packaging
7 8 (7.77%) ITIL V3
7 8 (7.77%) Mentoring
7 8 (7.77%) Problem Management
8 7 (6.80%) Knowledge Management
9 6 (5.83%) Coaching
9 6 (5.83%) CRM
9 6 (5.83%) Incident Management
9 6 (5.83%) People Management
9 6 (5.83%) Proactive Monitoring
10 5 (4.85%) DevOps
10 5 (4.85%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (4.85%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 16 (15.53%) SQL
2 14 (13.59%) PowerShell
3 13 (12.62%) Perl
3 13 (12.62%) PHP
3 13 (12.62%) Python
4 7 (6.80%) VBScript
5 5 (4.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (16.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (14.56%) MCSA
3 14 (13.59%) MCP
3 14 (13.59%) MCSE
4 12 (11.65%) CCNP
4 12 (11.65%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (10.68%) JNCIP
6 9 (8.74%) Degree
7 2 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.97%) ACSP
8 1 (0.97%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.97%) HP AIS
8 1 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.97%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (23.30%) PCI DSS
2 20 (19.42%) SLA
3 3 (2.91%) GDPR
3 3 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 75 (72.82%) Active Directory
2 29 (28.16%) Hyper-V
3 7 (6.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (4.85%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.91%) vSphere
6 1 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.97%) NFS
6 1 (0.97%) vCloud
6 1 (0.97%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (18.45%) Cacti
1 19 (18.45%) Nagios
1 19 (18.45%) OpenNMS
1 19 (18.45%) Puppet
1 19 (18.45%) RANCID
2 8 (7.77%) SCOM
3 2 (1.94%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.94%) WSUS
4 1 (0.97%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 41 (39.81%) Cisco
2 34 (33.01%) Microsoft
3 31 (30.10%) VMware
4 19 (18.45%) Ericsson
4 19 (18.45%) Huawei
4 19 (18.45%) Juniper
5 15 (14.56%) Citrix
6 7 (6.80%) Brocade
6 7 (6.80%) Foundry
6 7 (6.80%) SolarWinds
6 7 (6.80%) ZyXEL
7 5 (4.85%) Apple
7 5 (4.85%) Google
7 5 (4.85%) Oracle
7 5 (4.85%) Reuters
7 5 (4.85%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (4.85%) SAP
7 5 (4.85%) Workday
8 3 (2.91%) HP
9 2 (1.94%) Symantec