Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
England > North West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 355 357 352
Rank change year-on-year +2 -5 +13
Permanent jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 23 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.17% 0.016% 0.039%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.34% 0.23% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 21 1 4
North West median annual salary £37,500 £28,000 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.93% -4.27% +46.25%
10th Percentile £25,750 £27,000 £18,500
90th Percentile £43,750 £29,000 £46,225
England median annual salary £34,000 £43,750 £38,250
% change year-on-year -22.29% +14.38% +9.29%

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 North West with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 984 863 863
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 7.40% 6.90% 6.71%
Number of salaries quoted 763 682 665
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -3.61%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £58,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

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

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Systems Management Server (SMS) in the North West

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) in the North West over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Management Server (SMS) in the North West

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Manchester - 10 £34,150 - 1
Lancashire - 7 £37,500 -
Cheshire - 4 £31,250 -
Merseyside +17 2 £43,000 +53.57%
Systems Management Server (SMS)
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Systems Management Server (SMS).

1 20 (86.96%) Microsoft
2 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
3 14 (60.87%) Windows
4 11 (47.83%) Windows Server
5 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
6 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
7 7 (30.43%) ITIL
7 7 (30.43%) Internet
8 6 (26.09%) IIS
8 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
9 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
9 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (21.74%) C#
9 5 (21.74%) SQL
9 5 (21.74%) Linux
9 5 (21.74%) .NET
9 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (21.74%) Docker
10 4 (17.39%) Firewall
10 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
10 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
10 4 (17.39%) Citrix
10 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (17.39%) Office 365
10 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (13.04%) Skype for Business
11 3 (13.04%) Mac OS
11 3 (13.04%) MCITP
11 3 (13.04%) PowerShell

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
2 6 (26.09%) IIS
3 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
4 3 (13.04%) Skype for Business
5 2 (8.70%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (4.35%) IBM Notes
6 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (17.39%) Office 365
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) Internet
2 4 (17.39%) Firewall
3 2 (8.70%) LAN
3 2 (8.70%) NAS
3 2 (8.70%) PBX
3 2 (8.70%) SAN
3 2 (8.70%) Unified Communications
3 2 (8.70%) VoIP
3 2 (8.70%) VPN
3 2 (8.70%) WAN
3 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.35%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) Network Security
4 1 (4.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.35%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
1 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.35%) Banking
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
1 1 (4.35%) Law
1 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Team Leader
2 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 4 (17.39%) .NET Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Database Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) DBA
5 2 (8.70%) IT Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Junior
5 2 (8.70%) Junior .NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Development Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.35%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
6 1 (4.35%) Mobile Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Product Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
3 2 (8.70%) SignalR
4 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Blackberry
1 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) BYOD
2 2 (8.70%) Fat Client
2 2 (8.70%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Windows Server
3 5 (21.74%) Linux
3 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (13.04%) Mac OS
6 1 (4.35%) Android
6 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) ITIL
2 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
3 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) B2B
5 2 (8.70%) Email Filtering
5 2 (8.70%) ERP
5 2 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (8.70%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 2 (8.70%) MVC
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.70%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 2 (8.70%) Web Filtering
6 1 (4.35%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.35%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (4.35%) IT Strategy
6 1 (4.35%) Mobile Development
6 1 (4.35%) Personalization
6 1 (4.35%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) C#
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.35%) TypeScript
4 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.04%) MCITP
3 2 (8.70%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) ACSP
4 1 (4.35%) CCENT
4 1 (4.35%) CCNA
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.35%) HP AIS
4 1 (4.35%) MCSA
4 1 (4.35%) MCSE
4 1 (4.35%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) Docker
3 1 (4.35%) vSphere
3 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (86.96%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Citrix
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco
3 3 (13.04%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle
5 1 (4.35%) Apple
5 1 (4.35%) Avaya
5 1 (4.35%) HP
5 1 (4.35%) Lotus
5 1 (4.35%) SAP