Period
to 25 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for Systems Management Server (SMS) skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Systems Management Server (SMS) over the 6 months to 25 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
England > Midlands
6 months to
25 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 341 328 392
Rank change year-on-year -13 +64 +29
Permanent jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 5 54 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.041% 0.36% 0.019%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.43% 4.03% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 53 3
Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £39,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.79% -25.71% +138.64%
10th Percentile £46,250 £23,100 £51,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £53,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year +28.57% +3.70% -3.57%

Systems Management Server (SMS) 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 1,171 1,340 1,077
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 9.66% 8.83% 6.70%
Number of salaries quoted 797 951 766
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Systems Management Server (SMS) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Management Server (SMS) in the Midlands

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Systems Management Server (SMS) in the Midlands

Systems Management Server (SMS)
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 Systems Management Server (SMS) within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 March 2019. 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 +6 4 - -
East Midlands -3 1 £47,500 +15.15%
Systems Management Server (SMS)
England

For the 6 months to 25 March 2019, IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 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 Systems Management Server (SMS).

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Riverbed
2 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (60.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (60.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (60.00%) QlikView
2 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Network Management
2 3 (60.00%) OpenText
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper
2 3 (60.00%) Remedy
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 3 (60.00%) ITSM
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science Degree

Systems Management Server (SMS)
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 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) IaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (60.00%) QlikView
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Business Systems Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Network Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Network Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (40.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) VMS
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) ITSM
2 3 (60.00%) Network Management
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 3 (60.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Application Virtualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Server Building
3 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) MCSA
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper
2 3 (60.00%) OpenText
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Remedy
2 3 (60.00%) Riverbed