The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for SCCM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 128 129
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1  
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 25 42 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.92% 1.46% 1.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.06% 17.95% 16.51%
Number of salaries quoted 20 27 14
Median salary £45,750 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.71% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,475 £22,500 £19,075
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £43,250 £44,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  

SCCM is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 166 234 218
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 6.13% 8.15% 7.00%
Number of salaries quoted 154 200 243
Median salary £48,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,375 £26,250 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £63,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing SCCM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in Scotland

SCCM
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCCM in Scotland.

Salary trend for SCCM in Scotland

SCCM
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Scotland over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SCCM in Scotland

SCCM
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -18 15 £65,000 +85.71% 3
Glasgow +3 6 £39,250 +12.14% 2
Aberdeen - 2 £65,000 -
Inverclyde -3 1 £38,000 +90.00%
South Lanarkshire - 1 £33,000 -
Clackmannanshire - 1 - -
SCCM
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing SCCM 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 45 (84.91%) Windows
2 40 (75.47%) Active Directory
3 33 (62.26%) Microsoft
4 31 (58.49%) VMware
5 26 (49.06%) Windows Server
6 25 (47.17%) Citrix
7 24 (45.28%) VMware Infrastructure
8 21 (39.62%) MS Exchange
9 19 (35.85%) ITIL
9 19 (35.85%) Data Centre
10 18 (33.96%) Exchange Server 2010
10 18 (33.96%) PowerShell
11 17 (32.08%) LAN
12 16 (30.19%) SQL
12 16 (30.19%) SAN
12 16 (30.19%) Finance
12 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (28.30%) VMware ESXi
13 15 (28.30%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (28.30%) SCOM
13 15 (28.30%) WAN
14 14 (26.42%) DHCP
14 14 (26.42%) DNS
14 14 (26.42%) XenApp
14 14 (26.42%) Hyper-V
15 13 (24.53%) Office 365
15 13 (24.53%) Cisco
15 13 (24.53%) Microsoft App-V
16 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
16 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Azure

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 21 (39.62%) MS Exchange
2 18 (33.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (18.87%) Skype for Business
4 7 (13.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (11.32%) IBM Domino
6 4 (7.55%) IIS
7 2 (3.77%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.89%) Bloomberg TOMS
Cloud Services
1 13 (24.53%) Office 365
2 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (15.09%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (11.32%) SaaS
5 3 (5.66%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.89%) IaaS
6 1 (1.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (32.08%) LAN
2 16 (30.19%) SAN
3 15 (28.30%) WAN
4 14 (26.42%) DHCP
4 14 (26.42%) DNS
5 8 (15.09%) TCP/IP
6 7 (13.21%) NAS
7 6 (11.32%) VPN
8 4 (7.55%) Firewall
8 4 (7.55%) Skype
9 2 (3.77%) VoIP
10 1 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.89%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (1.89%) Internet
10 1 (1.89%) IPv4
10 1 (1.89%) VLAN
10 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.89%) InstallShield
1 1 (1.89%) IntelliJ
1 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.89%) MSI
1 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 16 (30.19%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Billing
3 1 (1.89%) Back Office
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) German Language
3 1 (1.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Analyst
2 13 (24.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (16.98%) Support Analyst
4 8 (15.09%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (15.09%) Technical Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) Desktop Support
6 6 (11.32%) Infrastructure Support
6 6 (11.32%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Architect
7 5 (9.43%) IT Support
7 5 (9.43%) Support Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Technical Support
8 4 (7.55%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) IT Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) IT Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) .NET
2 1 (1.89%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.85%) Data Centre
2 7 (13.21%) Blackberry
3 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.77%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.77%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.89%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.89%) PKI
5 1 (1.89%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.89%) User Experience
5 1 (1.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 45 (84.91%) Windows
2 26 (49.06%) Windows Server
3 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (28.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (20.75%) Linux
6 7 (13.21%) Ubuntu
6 7 (13.21%) Windows 7
6 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (9.43%) Windows 10
8 3 (5.66%) Android
8 3 (5.66%) Apple iOS
8 3 (5.66%) Unix
8 3 (5.66%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.89%) CentOS
9 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.89%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) ITIL
2 11 (20.75%) Asset Management
3 9 (16.98%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (16.98%) Translating Business Requirements
4 8 (15.09%) Service Delivery
5 7 (13.21%) Investment Management
5 7 (13.21%) IT Strategy
6 6 (11.32%) Service Management
7 5 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (9.43%) Change Management
8 4 (7.55%) Application Packaging
8 4 (7.55%) ITSM
8 4 (7.55%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.55%) Software Distribution
9 3 (5.66%) Change Control
9 3 (5.66%) ITIL V3
9 3 (5.66%) Performance Management
9 3 (5.66%) Supplier Management
9 3 (5.66%) Time Management
9 3 (5.66%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.96%) PowerShell
2 16 (30.19%) SQL
3 4 (7.55%) Java
4 3 (5.66%) VBScript
5 1 (1.89%) Perl
5 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (13.21%) Degree
3 5 (9.43%) MCSE
4 4 (7.55%) CISSP
5 3 (5.66%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (5.66%) MCTS
5 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.77%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (3.77%) MCITP
6 2 (3.77%) MCSA
7 1 (1.89%) CEH
7 1 (1.89%) MBA
7 1 (1.89%) MCP
7 1 (1.89%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.75%) SLA
2 2 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 40 (75.47%) Active Directory
2 24 (45.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (28.30%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (26.42%) Hyper-V
4 14 (26.42%) XenApp
5 13 (24.53%) Microsoft App-V
6 10 (18.87%) XenDesktop
7 7 (13.21%) Terminal Server
7 7 (13.21%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (5.66%) BitLocker
9 2 (3.77%) Terminal Services
9 2 (3.77%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (28.30%) SCOM
2 7 (13.21%) Ansible
2 7 (13.21%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (13.21%) Puppet
2 7 (13.21%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 7 (13.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 5 (9.43%) Nagios
4 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (3.77%) AirWatch
5 2 (3.77%) DameWare
5 2 (3.77%) IBM BigFix
5 2 (3.77%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (3.77%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.89%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.89%) SCSM
6 1 (1.89%) vCenter Server
6 1 (1.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (62.26%) Microsoft
2 31 (58.49%) VMware
3 25 (47.17%) Citrix
4 13 (24.53%) Cisco
5 8 (15.09%) Lotus
6 7 (13.21%) CA
6 7 (13.21%) Symantec
6 7 (13.21%) Varonis
7 5 (9.43%) F5
7 5 (9.43%) Splunk
8 3 (5.66%) McAfee
8 3 (5.66%) Sophos
9 2 (3.77%) Apple
9 2 (3.77%) HP
9 2 (3.77%) MobileIron
9 2 (3.77%) Remedy
9 2 (3.77%) Snow
10 1 (1.89%) Adobe
10 1 (1.89%) Dell
10 1 (1.89%) IBM
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