Period
to 20 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 351 348 346
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 21 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.16% 0.041% 0.042%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.90% 0.54% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 1
North West median annual salary £34,575 £28,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.48% -38.46% +127.50%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,800 £44,250
90th Percentile £43,750 £33,800 £46,750
England median annual salary £34,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -18.82% +6.25% +14.29%

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 1,104 931 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 8.58% 7.56% 7.31%
Number of salaries quoted 854 753 668
North West median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,800 £26,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £61,250 £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 February 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 February 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 - 9 £34,150 - 1
Cheshire - 7 £31,250 - 1
Merseyside +13 3 £42,500 +57.41%
Lancashire +13 2 £34,500 -1.43%
Systems Management Server (SMS)
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (42.86%) Windows
3 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 5 (23.81%) Citrix
6 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
6 5 (23.81%) MCITP
7 4 (19.05%) VMware
7 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
7 4 (19.05%) Problem Management
7 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
7 4 (19.05%) Trend Analysis
7 4 (19.05%) Office 365
7 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
7 4 (19.05%) C#
7 4 (19.05%) SQL
7 4 (19.05%) IBM Notes
7 4 (19.05%) ITIL
7 4 (19.05%) .NET
7 4 (19.05%) Lotus
7 4 (19.05%) Service Management
7 4 (19.05%) Change Management
7 4 (19.05%) Firewall
8 3 (14.29%) Blackberry
8 3 (14.29%) SharePoint

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 4 (19.05%) IBM Notes
1 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (14.29%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Firewall
2 3 (14.29%) VoIP
3 2 (9.52%) Internet
3 2 (9.52%) LAN
3 2 (9.52%) NAS
3 2 (9.52%) PBX
3 2 (9.52%) SAN
3 2 (9.52%) Unified Communications
3 2 (9.52%) VPN
3 2 (9.52%) WAN
3 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.76%) Network Security
4 1 (4.76%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.76%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
1 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.76%) Banking
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
1 1 (4.76%) Law
1 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Analyst
1 4 (19.05%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 3 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (9.52%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Database Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) DBA
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) IT Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Service Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Development Team Leader
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) CRM Executive
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Product Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
2 2 (9.52%) SignalR
3 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
3 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
2 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
3 3 (14.29%) Blackberry
4 2 (9.52%) BYOD
4 2 (9.52%) Fat Client
4 2 (9.52%) Thin Client
5 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.76%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) Android
4 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Change Management
1 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
1 4 (19.05%) ITIL
1 4 (19.05%) Problem Management
1 4 (19.05%) Service Management
1 4 (19.05%) Trend Analysis
2 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 2 (9.52%) B2B
3 2 (9.52%) CRM
3 2 (9.52%) Email Filtering
3 2 (9.52%) ERP
3 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (9.52%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 2 (9.52%) MVC
3 2 (9.52%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 2 (9.52%) Web Filtering
4 1 (4.76%) A/B Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Personalization
4 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) C#
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
3 1 (4.76%) TypeScript
3 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) MCITP
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) Citrix
3 4 (19.05%) Lotus
3 4 (19.05%) VMware
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle
5 1 (4.76%) Apple
5 1 (4.76%) Avaya
5 1 (4.76%) Google
5 1 (4.76%) SAP