Period
to 10 December 2018

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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
England > Midlands
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 325 345 399
Rank change year-on-year +20 +54 +11
Permanent jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 26 35 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.20% 0.23% 0.080%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.36% 3.03% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 24 35 10
Midlands median annual salary £41,250 £32,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.92% -38.10% +66.01%
10th Percentile £24,500 £20,950 £20,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £45,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £35,000 £33,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year +6.06% -24.57% +14.38%

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 1,104 1,157 1,279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 8.67% 7.58% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 775 895 805
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,362 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year - +6.80% +3.00%

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)
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) in the Midlands over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram 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 10 December 2018. 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 +28 17 £38,250 +27.50%
East Midlands +1 9 £43,750 +12.90%
Systems Management Server (SMS)
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, 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 22 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 15 (57.69%) SQL Server
3 11 (42.31%) SQL
4 8 (30.77%) Windows
4 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (23.08%) ETL
6 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
6 6 (23.08%) C#
6 6 (23.08%) Finance
6 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
7 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
7 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (19.23%) Change Management
7 5 (19.23%) Data Security
7 5 (19.23%) VMware
7 5 (19.23%) Project Management
7 5 (19.23%) Windows XP
7 5 (19.23%) .NET
7 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (19.23%) Windows 10
7 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
8 4 (15.38%) SDLC
8 4 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (15.38%) Data Development
8 4 (15.38%) T-SQL

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 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) CMS
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.85%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.85%) IaaS
2 1 (3.85%) PaaS
2 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) DHCP
1 4 (15.38%) DNS
2 3 (11.54%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) Internet
3 1 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) SQL Server
2 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (11.54%) Power BI
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.85%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) JIRA
1 2 (7.69%) VersionOne
2 1 (3.85%) SonarQube
2 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Developer
2 3 (11.54%) Analyst
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Developer
3 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Lead
3 2 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Head of Development
3 2 (7.69%) Lead Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Technical Leader
3 2 (7.69%) Technical Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) IT Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) IT Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) .NET
2 3 (11.54%) HTML
2 3 (11.54%) MDX
3 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.69%) CSS
3 2 (7.69%) REST
4 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (3.85%) HTML5
4 1 (3.85%) MvvmCross
4 1 (3.85%) XHTML
4 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) Fintech
2 1 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (19.23%) Windows 10
3 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
3 5 (19.23%) Windows XP
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.85%) Android
5 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (23.08%) ETL
3 5 (19.23%) Change Management
3 5 (19.23%) Data Security
3 5 (19.23%) Project Management
3 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
4 4 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (15.38%) Data Development
4 4 (15.38%) SDLC
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (11.54%) MVC
5 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
6 2 (7.69%) Capacity Management
6 2 (7.69%) Change Control
6 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
6 2 (7.69%) Migration
6 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.69%) Scrum
6 2 (7.69%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) C#
3 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.85%) VB
6 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) CEH
3 1 (3.85%) CISSP
3 1 (3.85%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (3.85%) GSEC
3 1 (3.85%) HND
3 1 (3.85%) MCSA
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) GDPR
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.85%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) OpenVAS
2 1 (3.85%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) SCVMM
2 1 (3.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) VMware
3 4 (15.38%) Alteryx
3 4 (15.38%) Cognos
3 4 (15.38%) Tableau
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco
4 3 (11.54%) Citrix
5 1 (3.85%) AlienVault
5 1 (3.85%) DevExpress
5 1 (3.85%) Google
5 1 (3.85%) HP
5 1 (3.85%) TIBCO
5 1 (3.85%) Xamarin