Period
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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 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
England > Midlands
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 211 146 96
Rank change year-on-year -65 -50 +26
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 143 155 214
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.30% 1.90% 2.94%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.77% 14.92% 24.71%
Number of salaries quoted 135 139 166
10th Percentile £24,750 £26,150 £24,500
25th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% -11.11% +5.88%
75th Percentile £50,000 £52,500 £51,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +1.12%

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 1,215 1,039 866
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 11.08% 12.74% 11.88%
Number of salaries quoted 897 843 674
10th Percentile £35,650 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% +3.83%
75th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in the Midlands

SCCM
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SCCM in the Midlands.

Salary trend for SCCM in the Midlands

SCCM
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing SCCM in the Midlands over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

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 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
West Midlands -48 79 £41,359 +18.17% 15
East Midlands -40 60 £42,000 -1.18% 18
SCCM
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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.

1 116 (81.12%) Active Directory
2 98 (68.53%) Microsoft
2 98 (68.53%) Windows
3 90 (62.94%) Microsoft 365
4 73 (51.05%) Azure
5 57 (39.86%) ITIL
6 56 (39.16%) Windows Server
7 54 (37.76%) VMware
8 47 (32.87%) Windows 10
9 45 (31.47%) Microsoft Intune
10 42 (29.37%) Social Skills
11 38 (26.57%) VMware Infrastructure
12 35 (24.48%) PowerShell
13 33 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 32 (22.38%) SQL
14 32 (22.38%) Citrix
15 30 (20.98%) SharePoint
16 29 (20.28%) Hyper-V
16 29 (20.28%) Windows Server 2016
17 28 (19.58%) Azure Active Directory
17 28 (19.58%) Microsoft Certification
18 26 (18.18%) Cisco
19 23 (16.08%) SQL Server
19 23 (16.08%) Windows Server 2019
20 22 (15.38%) DNS
21 21 (14.69%) VPN
21 21 (14.69%) Microsoft Office
21 21 (14.69%) WAN
22 19 (13.29%) SAN
22 19 (13.29%) Law

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 30 (20.98%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.90%) MS Exchange
2 7 (4.90%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 21 (14.69%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (6.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) assyst
1 1 (0.70%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 90 (62.94%) Microsoft 365
2 73 (51.05%) Azure
3 28 (19.58%) Azure Active Directory
4 12 (8.39%) Power Platform
5 9 (6.29%) Dynamics 365
6 6 (4.20%) Mimecast
6 6 (4.20%) OneDrive
7 4 (2.80%) AWS
7 4 (2.80%) IaaS
7 4 (2.80%) Nutanix
8 3 (2.10%) PaaS
8 3 (2.10%) SaaS
9 2 (1.40%) Rubrik
10 1 (0.70%) GCP
10 1 (0.70%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 22 (15.38%) DNS
2 21 (14.69%) VPN
2 21 (14.69%) WAN
3 19 (13.29%) SAN
4 18 (12.59%) DHCP
5 16 (11.19%) LAN
6 15 (10.49%) Firewall
7 13 (9.09%) Skype
8 8 (5.59%) TCP/IP
9 6 (4.20%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (3.50%) SD-WAN
11 4 (2.80%) Network Security
11 4 (2.80%) VLAN
11 4 (2.80%) Wireless
12 2 (1.40%) Remote Desktop
13 1 (0.70%) NAS
13 1 (0.70%) Unified Communications
13 1 (0.70%) VoIP
13 1 (0.70%) VPLS
13 1 (0.70%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (16.08%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.20%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (3.50%) JIRA
General
1 42 (29.37%) Social Skills
2 19 (13.29%) Law
3 9 (6.29%) Legal
3 9 (6.29%) Public Sector
3 9 (6.29%) Retail
4 8 (5.59%) Italian Language
5 7 (4.90%) Organisational Skills
6 5 (3.50%) Banking
6 5 (3.50%) Finance
7 4 (2.80%) Games
7 4 (2.80%) German Language
7 4 (2.80%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 4 (2.80%) Manufacturing
8 3 (2.10%) Billing
9 2 (1.40%) Automotive
9 2 (1.40%) Documentation Skills
9 2 (1.40%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.70%) Advertising
10 1 (0.70%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.70%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 28 (19.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 26 (18.18%) Analyst
3 25 (17.48%) IT Engineer
4 24 (16.78%) Support Engineer
5 18 (12.59%) IT Support
6 17 (11.89%) Support Analyst
7 13 (9.09%) SCCM Engineer
8 12 (8.39%) 2nd Line Support
8 12 (8.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 11 (7.69%) Administrator
9 11 (7.69%) Technical Support
10 10 (6.99%) IT Support Engineer
10 10 (6.99%) Technical Analyst
11 9 (6.29%) Technical Support Analyst
12 8 (5.59%) Operations Engineer
12 8 (5.59%) Senior IT Engineer
13 7 (4.90%) Cloud Engineer
13 7 (4.90%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
13 7 (4.90%) Infrastructure Support
13 7 (4.90%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.80%) .NET
1 4 (2.80%) HTML
1 4 (2.80%) XMPP
2 3 (2.10%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.59%) Data Centre
2 11 (7.69%) Driving Licence
3 10 (6.99%) Clustering
4 6 (4.20%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.80%) PMI
6 3 (2.10%) Enterprise Cloud
6 3 (2.10%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.10%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.40%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.40%) Replication
7 2 (1.40%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.70%) AS400
8 1 (0.70%) CMDB
8 1 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.70%) iSeries
8 1 (0.70%) PKI
8 1 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.70%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 98 (68.53%) Windows
2 56 (39.16%) Windows Server
3 47 (32.87%) Windows 10
4 29 (20.28%) Windows Server 2016
5 23 (16.08%) Windows Server 2019
6 18 (12.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (5.59%) Android
7 8 (5.59%) Windows 7
8 7 (4.90%) Linux
9 6 (4.20%) Unix
10 5 (3.50%) Apple iOS
10 5 (3.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (2.80%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.70%) VMS
12 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (39.86%) ITIL
2 33 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 19 (13.29%) Problem-Solving
4 18 (12.59%) Project Delivery
5 16 (11.19%) ITSM
6 15 (10.49%) Mentoring
7 12 (8.39%) Business Continuity
7 12 (8.39%) Service Management
8 11 (7.69%) Incident Management
8 11 (7.69%) Load Balancing
9 10 (6.99%) Change Management
9 10 (6.99%) Patch Management
9 10 (6.99%) Service Delivery
10 9 (6.29%) Time Management
11 8 (5.59%) Application Packaging
11 8 (5.59%) Capacity Management
11 8 (5.59%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (5.59%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (5.59%) Migration
11 8 (5.59%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 35 (24.48%) PowerShell
2 32 (22.38%) SQL
3 9 (6.29%) JavaScript
3 9 (6.29%) VBScript
4 5 (3.50%) Python
5 3 (2.10%) C
6 1 (0.70%) C#
6 1 (0.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 28 (19.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (13.29%) Degree
3 12 (8.39%) MCSE
4 6 (4.20%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.50%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (3.50%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.80%) Master's Degree
6 4 (2.80%) MCSA
6 4 (2.80%) PMI Certification
6 4 (2.80%) TOGAF Certification
7 3 (2.10%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (2.10%) MCITP
7 3 (2.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.40%) CCNA
8 2 (1.40%) CCNP
8 2 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.40%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.70%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.70%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.79%) SLA
2 12 (8.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (5.59%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.70%) GDPR
System Software
1 116 (81.12%) Active Directory
2 38 (26.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (20.28%) Hyper-V
4 10 (6.99%) XenApp
5 8 (5.59%) XenDesktop
6 6 (4.20%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (2.10%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.10%) vSphere
8 1 (0.70%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.70%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.70%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.70%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 45 (31.47%) Microsoft Intune
2 16 (11.19%) WSUS
3 15 (10.49%) SCOM
4 6 (4.20%) Rundeck
4 6 (4.20%) Single Sign-On
5 4 (2.80%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (2.80%) Cisco UCCX
5 4 (2.80%) MobiControl
5 4 (2.80%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (1.40%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (1.40%) Jamf Pro
6 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (1.40%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.70%) Ansible
7 1 (0.70%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.70%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.70%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 98 (68.53%) Microsoft
2 54 (37.76%) VMware
3 32 (22.38%) Citrix
4 26 (18.18%) Cisco
5 14 (9.79%) Dell
6 13 (9.09%) Veeam
7 10 (6.99%) HP
8 8 (5.59%) ServiceNow
9 7 (4.90%) McAfee
10 6 (4.20%) Meraki
10 6 (4.20%) SolarWinds
11 5 (3.50%) IBM
11 5 (3.50%) ProCurve
11 5 (3.50%) Sophos
11 5 (3.50%) SOTI
11 5 (3.50%) Zscaler
12 4 (2.80%) Apple
12 4 (2.80%) NetApp
12 4 (2.80%) SAP
12 4 (2.80%) WatchGuard