Period
to 20 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
England > Midlands
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 99 140 167
Rank change year-on-year +41 +27 0
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 307 287 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 3.03% 2.35% 1.81%
As % of the Systems Management category 26.86% 25.47% 22.00%
Number of salaries quoted 235 208 220
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +13.21% +6.00%
10th Percentile £25,200 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £58,750 £57,000
England median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -3.33% +4.65% +1.18%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1,143 1,127 1,259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 11.29% 9.23% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 868 761 906
Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +4.17%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing SCCM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in the Midlands

SCCM
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCCM in the Midlands.

Salary trend for SCCM in the Midlands

SCCM
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in the Midlands over the 6 months to 20 February 2020.

Salary histogram for SCCM in the Midlands

SCCM
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 February 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
West Midlands +11 178 £40,000 -11.11% 30
East Midlands +62 128 £47,500 +6.74% 23
SCCM
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Midlands region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 241 (78.50%) Windows
2 211 (68.73%) Microsoft
3 206 (67.10%) Active Directory
4 137 (44.63%) Office 365
5 126 (41.04%) VMware
6 116 (37.79%) Azure
7 106 (34.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 105 (34.20%) Windows Server
9 101 (32.90%) VMware Infrastructure
10 98 (31.92%) Windows 10
11 92 (29.97%) ITIL
12 91 (29.64%) Data Centre
13 77 (25.08%) Hyper-V
14 71 (23.13%) Cisco
15 62 (20.20%) SQL Server
15 62 (20.20%) Microsoft Intune
16 60 (19.54%) SAN
16 60 (19.54%) Service Management
17 58 (18.89%) HP
17 58 (18.89%) SharePoint
18 57 (18.57%) Citrix
18 57 (18.57%) NetApp
19 55 (17.92%) McAfee
20 54 (17.59%) Microsoft Certification
20 54 (17.59%) SQL
21 50 (16.29%) MS Exchange
21 50 (16.29%) SCOM
22 49 (15.96%) Linux
23 47 (15.31%) PowerShell
23 47 (15.31%) Windows 7

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 58 (18.89%) SharePoint
2 50 (16.29%) MS Exchange
3 28 (9.12%) Skype for Business
4 18 (5.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (3.58%) WebSphere
6 10 (3.26%) IIS
7 3 (0.98%) Apache
7 3 (0.98%) nginx
8 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.33%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 42 (13.68%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.33%) Abaqus
Business Applications
1 5 (1.63%) SAP S/4HANA
1 5 (1.63%) Workfront
2 1 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 137 (44.63%) Office 365
2 116 (37.79%) Azure
3 32 (10.42%) Azure Active Directory
4 26 (8.47%) SaaS
5 21 (6.84%) AWS
6 19 (6.19%) IaaS
7 16 (5.21%) PaaS
8 9 (2.93%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (1.95%) OneDrive
10 3 (0.98%) Serverless
11 2 (0.65%) iTunes
11 2 (0.65%) Mimecast
11 2 (0.65%) Yammer
12 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.33%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.33%) Amazon Glacier
12 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 60 (19.54%) SAN
2 40 (13.03%) DNS
3 37 (12.05%) LAN
4 36 (11.73%) DHCP
5 35 (11.40%) WAN
6 32 (10.42%) Firewall
7 25 (8.14%) NAS
8 22 (7.17%) Wireless
9 19 (6.19%) TCP/IP
10 14 (4.56%) SMS
11 10 (3.26%) VLAN
12 8 (2.61%) Internet
12 8 (2.61%) Unified Communications
12 8 (2.61%) VPN
13 6 (1.95%) Skype
14 5 (1.63%) Fibre Channel
14 5 (1.63%) Intranet
14 5 (1.63%) iSCSI
15 3 (0.98%) ADSL
15 3 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (20.20%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.30%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.30%) Big Data
2 4 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (0.98%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.33%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.33%) DB2
4 1 (0.33%) MySQL
4 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.33%) JIRA
1 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 39 (12.70%) Retail
2 24 (7.82%) Finance
3 23 (7.49%) Telecoms
4 19 (6.19%) Public Sector
5 9 (2.93%) Automotive
6 8 (2.61%) Law
7 6 (1.95%) Local Government
8 4 (1.30%) Games
8 4 (1.30%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.33%) Advertising
9 1 (0.33%) Back Office
9 1 (0.33%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.33%) French Language
9 1 (0.33%) German Language
9 1 (0.33%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 88 (28.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 41 (13.36%) Support Engineer
3 40 (13.03%) Analyst
4 35 (11.40%) IT Support
5 33 (10.75%) Architect
6 26 (8.47%) IT Engineer
7 23 (7.49%) Administrator
8 22 (7.17%) Systems Administrator
9 21 (6.84%) IT Support Engineer
10 18 (5.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 14 (4.56%) Azure Architect
11 14 (4.56%) SCCM Engineer
12 13 (4.23%) Cloud Architect
13 12 (3.91%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 11 (3.58%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 11 (3.58%) IT Analyst
15 10 (3.26%) Support Analyst
16 9 (2.93%) 2nd Line Support
16 9 (2.93%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
16 9 (2.93%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.95%) Web Services
2 5 (1.63%) .NET
2 5 (1.63%) Middleware
2 5 (1.63%) XML
3 1 (0.33%) COM
3 1 (0.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 91 (29.64%) Data Centre
2 38 (12.38%) Management Information System
3 33 (10.75%) User Experience
4 30 (9.77%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (8.79%) Driving Licence
6 22 (7.17%) CCTV
6 22 (7.17%) Self-Motivation
7 18 (5.86%) Fat Client
7 18 (5.86%) Thin Client
8 15 (4.89%) Smartphone
9 14 (4.56%) Public Cloud
10 9 (2.93%) Client/Server
11 8 (2.61%) Clustering
11 8 (2.61%) Enterprise Storage
12 5 (1.63%) Handset
13 4 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (1.30%) Hybrid Cloud
13 4 (1.30%) Private Cloud
14 3 (0.98%) CMDB
14 3 (0.98%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 241 (78.50%) Windows
2 105 (34.20%) Windows Server
3 98 (31.92%) Windows 10
4 49 (15.96%) Linux
5 47 (15.31%) Windows 7
6 27 (8.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (7.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (7.49%) Windows 8
9 18 (5.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (4.23%) Ubuntu
11 7 (2.28%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (1.95%) Windows XP
13 4 (1.30%) CentOS
13 4 (1.30%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.98%) Android
14 3 (0.98%) Fedora
15 2 (0.65%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.33%) AIX
16 1 (0.33%) SUSE
16 1 (0.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (34.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 92 (29.97%) ITIL
3 60 (19.54%) Service Management
4 39 (12.70%) Change Control
5 36 (11.73%) Migration
5 36 (11.73%) Root Cause Analysis
6 34 (11.07%) Change Management
7 29 (9.45%) Project Delivery
8 27 (8.79%) Problem-Solving
9 25 (8.14%) Disaster Recovery
9 25 (8.14%) Problem Management
10 23 (7.49%) Asset Management
11 21 (6.84%) Server Management
12 20 (6.51%) Analytics
12 20 (6.51%) Infrastructure Management
12 20 (6.51%) Service Delivery
13 19 (6.19%) Presales
13 19 (6.19%) Project Management
14 18 (5.86%) High Availability
14 18 (5.86%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (17.59%) SQL
2 47 (15.31%) PowerShell
3 10 (3.26%) C
3 10 (3.26%) R
4 6 (1.95%) VBScript
5 3 (0.98%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.65%) Java
Qualifications
1 54 (17.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (6.84%) MCSA
3 20 (6.51%) MCSE
4 19 (6.19%) Degree
5 12 (3.91%) MCSD
6 11 (3.58%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (3.26%) Computer Science Degree
7 10 (3.26%) DBS Check
8 8 (2.61%) Security Cleared
9 7 (2.28%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (1.95%) CCNP
11 5 (1.63%) CCNA
11 5 (1.63%) SC Cleared
12 3 (0.98%) A+ Certification
12 3 (0.98%) CCA
12 3 (0.98%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (0.98%) MCP
13 1 (0.33%) MCITP
13 1 (0.33%) MCTS
13 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (9.45%) SLA
2 19 (6.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (2.93%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.63%) Data Quality
5 4 (1.30%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.33%) PMO
System Software
1 206 (67.10%) Active Directory
2 101 (32.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 77 (25.08%) Hyper-V
4 47 (15.31%) Virtual Machines
5 41 (13.36%) VMware ESXi
6 32 (10.42%) XenApp
7 26 (8.47%) vSphere
8 20 (6.51%) Virtual Servers
9 12 (3.91%) Firmware
10 9 (2.93%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (1.30%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 3 (0.98%) Postfix
12 3 (0.98%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.98%) Virtual Desktop
13 2 (0.65%) vCloud
13 2 (0.65%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.33%) Docker
14 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 62 (20.20%) Microsoft Intune
2 50 (16.29%) SCOM
3 42 (13.68%) WSUS
4 12 (3.91%) McAfee ePO
4 12 (3.91%) vCenter Server
5 9 (2.93%) AirWatch
6 8 (2.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 7 (2.28%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (1.30%) Backup Exec
8 4 (1.30%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 4 (1.30%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.65%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.33%) AppDNA
10 1 (0.33%) IBM BigFix
10 1 (0.33%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.33%) Nagios
10 1 (0.33%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.33%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 211 (68.73%) Microsoft
2 126 (41.04%) VMware
3 71 (23.13%) Cisco
4 58 (18.89%) HP
5 57 (18.57%) Citrix
5 57 (18.57%) NetApp
6 55 (17.92%) McAfee
7 32 (10.42%) 3PAR
7 32 (10.42%) Dell
8 26 (8.47%) Oracle
9 21 (6.84%) Google
9 21 (6.84%) Veeam
10 19 (6.19%) Red Hat
11 18 (5.86%) SolarWinds
12 17 (5.54%) Cylance
12 17 (5.54%) IronPort
12 17 (5.54%) Samsung
13 16 (5.21%) Trend Micro
14 15 (4.89%) Apple
14 15 (4.89%) ServiceNow