Period
to 11 July 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 11 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
England > Midlands
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 108 113 141
Rank change year-on-year +5 +28 +14
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 147 336 333
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.46% 2.78% 2.24%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.56% 27.34% 25.30%
Number of salaries quoted 132 281 259
Median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,500 £24,100
90th Percentile £73,750 £59,250 £60,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

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 715 1,229 1,316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 11.97% 10.15% 8.87%
Number of salaries quoted 555 842 922
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.15% +11.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £66,250
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +4.76%

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 11 July 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 11 July 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 -5 80 £49,000 +15.29% 6
East Midlands +22 66 £40,000 - 1
SCCM
England

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 123 (83.67%) Windows
2 99 (67.35%) Active Directory
3 83 (56.46%) Microsoft
4 78 (53.06%) Azure
5 73 (49.66%) Office 365
6 59 (40.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 57 (38.78%) VMware
8 55 (37.41%) Windows 10
9 40 (27.21%) PowerShell
10 39 (26.53%) Windows Server
11 37 (25.17%) VMware Infrastructure
12 34 (23.13%) Hyper-V
13 33 (22.45%) SCOM
13 33 (22.45%) Data Centre
13 33 (22.45%) ITIL
14 32 (21.77%) Windows 7
15 27 (18.37%) SAN
16 26 (17.69%) DHCP
17 23 (15.65%) DNS
17 23 (15.65%) HP
17 23 (15.65%) Finance
18 22 (14.97%) Citrix
18 22 (14.97%) Change Control
18 22 (14.97%) Microsoft Intune
19 21 (14.29%) NetApp
20 20 (13.61%) SharePoint
20 20 (13.61%) Analytical Skills
20 20 (13.61%) Project Delivery
21 19 (12.93%) Windows Server 2012
21 19 (12.93%) SQL Server

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 20 (13.61%) SharePoint
2 12 (8.16%) Skype for Business
3 11 (7.48%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.72%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.36%) Sitefinity
6 1 (0.68%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (8.16%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.72%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.68%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 78 (53.06%) Azure
2 73 (49.66%) Office 365
3 14 (9.52%) AWS
4 12 (8.16%) SaaS
5 10 (6.80%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (4.08%) IaaS
8 5 (3.40%) OneDrive
9 4 (2.72%) PaaS
10 1 (0.68%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 27 (18.37%) SAN
2 26 (17.69%) DHCP
3 23 (15.65%) DNS
4 16 (10.88%) WAN
5 15 (10.20%) LAN
6 9 (6.12%) Firewall
7 7 (4.76%) NAS
7 7 (4.76%) TCP/IP
7 7 (4.76%) VPN
8 5 (3.40%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (2.72%) SMS
9 4 (2.72%) Wireless
10 3 (2.04%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (2.04%) VLAN
11 2 (1.36%) Skype
11 2 (1.36%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.68%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (0.68%) VoIP
12 1 (0.68%) WAAS
12 1 (0.68%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.68%) MSI
General
1 23 (15.65%) Finance
2 13 (8.84%) Retail
3 10 (6.80%) Public Sector
4 4 (2.72%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.04%) Law
6 2 (1.36%) Local Government
6 2 (1.36%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.68%) Advertising
7 1 (0.68%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.68%) French Language
7 1 (0.68%) German Language
7 1 (0.68%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.68%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 46 (31.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 37 (25.17%) Analyst
3 17 (11.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (10.20%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 11 (7.48%) IT Support
5 11 (7.48%) Support Engineer
6 10 (6.80%) Administrator
6 10 (6.80%) Support Analyst
7 9 (6.12%) IT Engineer
8 8 (5.44%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (5.44%) IT Analyst
8 8 (5.44%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
10 6 (4.08%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
10 6 (4.08%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 6 (4.08%) Consultant
10 6 (4.08%) Desktop Support
10 6 (4.08%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 6 (4.08%) Technical Analyst
11 5 (3.40%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.68%) Middleware
1 1 (0.68%) SailPoint
1 1 (0.68%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 33 (22.45%) Data Centre
2 20 (13.61%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.80%) Public Cloud
4 9 (6.12%) Management Information System
4 9 (6.12%) User Experience
5 8 (5.44%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (3.40%) Fat Client
6 5 (3.40%) Thin Client
7 4 (2.72%) CCTV
7 4 (2.72%) Driving Licence
8 3 (2.04%) Clustering
9 2 (1.36%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Licensing
9 2 (1.36%) Replication
9 2 (1.36%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.68%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 123 (83.67%) Windows
2 55 (37.41%) Windows 10
3 39 (26.53%) Windows Server
4 32 (21.77%) Windows 7
5 19 (12.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (11.56%) Linux
7 16 (10.88%) Windows Server 2016
8 13 (8.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (6.80%) Ubuntu
10 5 (3.40%) Windows Server 2019
11 3 (2.04%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.68%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (40.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 33 (22.45%) ITIL
3 22 (14.97%) Change Control
4 20 (13.61%) Project Delivery
5 15 (10.20%) Server Management
6 11 (7.48%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (7.48%) Software Engineering
6 11 (7.48%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (6.80%) Multichannel Retail
7 10 (6.80%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 9 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (6.12%) Problem Management
8 9 (6.12%) Service Management
9 7 (4.76%) BCP
9 7 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
9 7 (4.76%) Service Delivery
10 6 (4.08%) Change Management
10 6 (4.08%) Identity Management
10 6 (4.08%) ITSM
10 6 (4.08%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 40 (27.21%) PowerShell
2 11 (7.48%) SQL
3 2 (1.36%) C
3 2 (1.36%) R
3 2 (1.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (12.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (5.44%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.76%) MCSE
4 5 (3.40%) Degree
4 5 (3.40%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.04%) CCNA
5 3 (2.04%) CCNP
5 3 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.04%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.04%) MCSA
6 2 (1.36%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.36%) DBS Check
6 2 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.36%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (6.12%) SLA
System Software
1 99 (67.35%) Active Directory
2 37 (25.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (23.13%) Hyper-V
4 13 (8.84%) Virtual Machines
4 13 (8.84%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (6.12%) Virtual Servers
6 8 (5.44%) vSphere
7 4 (2.72%) DFS Replication
7 4 (2.72%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (2.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (2.72%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (1.36%) Docker
8 2 (1.36%) XenApp
9 1 (0.68%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 33 (22.45%) SCOM
2 22 (14.97%) Microsoft Intune
3 16 (10.88%) WSUS
4 9 (6.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 6 (4.08%) vCenter Server
6 4 (2.72%) SCDPM
6 4 (2.72%) SCSM
6 4 (2.72%) SCVMM
7 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (2.04%) SCOrch
8 2 (1.36%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (1.36%) Kubernetes
8 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (1.36%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (1.36%) Terraform
9 1 (0.68%) Clonezilla
9 1 (0.68%) IBM BigFix
Vendors
1 83 (56.46%) Microsoft
2 57 (38.78%) VMware
3 23 (15.65%) HP
4 22 (14.97%) Citrix
5 21 (14.29%) NetApp
6 15 (10.20%) Veeam
7 14 (9.52%) Cisco
8 13 (8.84%) Red Hat
9 11 (7.48%) Google
10 10 (6.80%) ServiceNow
10 10 (6.80%) Symantec
11 9 (6.12%) CommVault
12 7 (4.76%) McAfee
13 6 (4.08%) Dell
14 5 (3.40%) Oracle
14 5 (3.40%) Remedy
15 4 (2.72%) 3PAR
15 4 (2.72%) Apple
16 2 (1.36%) Fujitsu
17 1 (0.68%) Ivanti