Period
to 20 May 2018

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 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
England > North West
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 346 348 336
Rank change year-on-year +2 -12 -7
Permanent jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 18 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.15% 0.064% 0.027%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.62% 0.81% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 0
North West median annual salary £24,500 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.62% - -
England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 1,114 989 774
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 9.13% 7.96% 6.95%
Number of salaries quoted 897 834 596
North West median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £56,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +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 20 May 2018.

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 20 May 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
Manchester +24 9 £26,500 -33.75%
Merseyside +8 6 £22,500 -13.46% 1
Cheshire - 3 - -
Systems Management Server (SMS)
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 North West region with a requirement for Systems Management Server (SMS).

1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (38.89%) SQL
4 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
5 5 (27.78%) ITIL
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (22.22%) MCP
6 4 (22.22%) Windows
6 4 (22.22%) MCSA
6 4 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
6 4 (22.22%) .NET
6 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
7 3 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
7 3 (16.67%) Office 365
7 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
7 3 (16.67%) Lotus
7 3 (16.67%) HTML
7 3 (16.67%) CRM
7 3 (16.67%) IBM Notes
7 3 (16.67%) Problem Management

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 3 (16.67%) IBM Notes
1 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.56%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.56%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Network Security
1 1 (5.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) 1st Line Support
1 4 (22.22%) IT Support
2 3 (16.67%) Junior
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Junior Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Junior Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Report Writer
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) CRM Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) CRM Executive
4 1 (5.56%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Agent
4 1 (5.56%) IT Support Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (11.11%) CSS
3 2 (11.11%) NancyFx
3 2 (11.11%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
1 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 2 (11.11%) Mac OS
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (16.67%) Change Management
3 3 (16.67%) CRM
3 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 3 (16.67%) Service Management
3 3 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Case Management
4 2 (11.11%) Open Source
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.56%) A/B Testing
5 1 (5.56%) ERP
5 1 (5.56%) IT Strategy
5 1 (5.56%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.11%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (22.22%) MCP
2 4 (22.22%) MCSA
3 2 (11.11%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Lotus
3 2 (11.11%) Citrix
3 2 (11.11%) Ivanti
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) Apple
4 1 (5.56%) Birst
4 1 (5.56%) Google
4 1 (5.56%) Infor