Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 142 153
Rank change year-on-year +17 +11 +63
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 107 73 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.89% 1.40% 1.40%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.54% 19.62% 18.16%
Number of salaries quoted 87 53 43
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £38,670 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.37% +10.48% +7.69%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £27,700
90th Percentile £61,750 £54,500 £51,200
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -2.44%

SCCM 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 Scotland with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 521 372 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 9.19% 7.14% 7.71%
Number of salaries quoted 326 213 284
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,000 £30,375
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £63,925
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 6 months to 22 November 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 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
Edinburgh +23 74 £50,000 +33.33% 7
Glasgow -26 19 £40,000 -15.79% 2
Inverclyde +4 6 £37,250 +86.25%
North Lanarkshire - 5 £47,500 -
Renfrewshire +7 2 £34,500 +2.99%
Aberdeen -3 1 - -
SCCM
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 93 (86.92%) Windows
2 81 (75.70%) VMware
3 75 (70.09%) Microsoft
4 71 (66.36%) Active Directory
5 67 (62.62%) Windows Server
6 63 (58.88%) SCOM
7 53 (49.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 52 (48.60%) PowerShell
9 46 (42.99%) Citrix
10 43 (40.19%) SQL Server
10 43 (40.19%) Hyper-V
11 42 (39.25%) ITIL
12 37 (34.58%) Finance
12 37 (34.58%) DHCP
12 37 (34.58%) DNS
12 37 (34.58%) Microsoft Azure
13 36 (33.64%) VMware Infrastructure
13 36 (33.64%) VMware ESXi
14 35 (32.71%) Cisco
15 29 (27.10%) SQL
16 26 (24.30%) MS Exchange
16 26 (24.30%) Microsoft Certification
16 26 (24.30%) XenApp
17 25 (23.36%) Windows Server 2008
17 25 (23.36%) MCSE
18 23 (21.50%) Office 365
19 22 (20.56%) XenDesktop
19 22 (20.56%) Microsoft App-V
20 20 (18.69%) SolarWinds
21 19 (17.76%) ISO/IEC 27001

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 26 (24.30%) MS Exchange
2 19 (17.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (10.28%) Skype for Business
4 9 (8.41%) IIS
4 9 (8.41%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.67%) IBM Domino
6 4 (3.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.80%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 37 (34.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (21.50%) Office 365
3 13 (12.15%) Mimecast
4 5 (4.67%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.87%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.87%) SaaS
6 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.93%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 37 (34.58%) DHCP
1 37 (34.58%) DNS
2 17 (15.89%) SAN
3 16 (14.95%) Internet
4 15 (14.02%) Firewall
4 15 (14.02%) LAN
4 15 (14.02%) WAN
5 11 (10.28%) IP Telephony
6 10 (9.35%) TCP/IP
7 5 (4.67%) NAS
7 5 (4.67%) Skype
7 5 (4.67%) VPN
8 4 (3.74%) VLAN
9 2 (1.87%) FTP
9 2 (1.87%) HTTP
9 2 (1.87%) SNMP
9 2 (1.87%) SSH
9 2 (1.87%) SSL
9 2 (1.87%) Telnet
9 2 (1.87%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (40.19%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.87%) MySQL
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.87%) JIRA
General
1 37 (34.58%) Finance
2 14 (13.08%) Legal
3 2 (1.87%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.93%) Billing
4 1 (0.93%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 42 (39.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (17.76%) IT Engineer
3 17 (15.89%) Analyst
4 16 (14.95%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (11.21%) IT Manager
5 12 (11.21%) Project Manager
6 11 (10.28%) IT Project Manager
7 8 (7.48%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 8 (7.48%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (6.54%) Consultant
9 6 (5.61%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 5 (4.67%) Senior Technical Analyst
10 5 (4.67%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (4.67%) Technical Analyst
10 5 (4.67%) Windows Engineer
11 4 (3.74%) Architect
11 4 (3.74%) Infrastructure Architect
11 4 (3.74%) Systems Analyst
11 4 (3.74%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
12 3 (2.80%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.54%) REST
2 5 (4.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.76%) Data Centre
2 14 (13.08%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (12.15%) Virtual Team
4 4 (3.74%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.80%) Clustering
6 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.87%) HP Storage
6 2 (1.87%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.93%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.93%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.93%) Fintech
7 1 (0.93%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 93 (86.92%) Windows
2 67 (62.62%) Windows Server
3 53 (49.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (23.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (16.82%) Windows 10
6 13 (12.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (5.61%) Linux
8 4 (3.74%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.87%) Android
9 2 (1.87%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.93%) Unix
10 1 (0.93%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (39.25%) ITIL
2 18 (16.82%) Change Management
3 17 (15.89%) Root Cause Analysis
4 15 (14.02%) Project Management
5 14 (13.08%) Application Packaging
6 13 (12.15%) Document Management
6 13 (12.15%) Performance Management
6 13 (12.15%) Validation
7 12 (11.21%) Practice Management
8 9 (8.41%) Load Balancing
9 8 (7.48%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (6.54%) BCP
10 7 (6.54%) Release Management
10 7 (6.54%) Translating Business Requirements
11 6 (5.61%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (5.61%) Change Control
12 5 (4.67%) Information Security
12 5 (4.67%) IT Strategy
12 5 (4.67%) PRINCE2
12 5 (4.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 52 (48.60%) PowerShell
2 29 (27.10%) SQL
3 4 (3.74%) Java
4 3 (2.80%) VBScript
5 2 (1.87%) C#
6 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.93%) VB
6 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (24.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (23.36%) MCSE
3 6 (5.61%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.74%) Degree
5 3 (2.80%) CISSP
6 2 (1.87%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.87%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (1.87%) MBA
6 2 (1.87%) MCSA
6 2 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.93%) MCTS
7 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (17.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (14.02%) ISO 9001
3 14 (13.08%) GDPR
4 13 (12.15%) SLA
5 2 (1.87%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (1.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 71 (66.36%) Active Directory
2 43 (40.19%) Hyper-V
3 36 (33.64%) VMware ESXi
3 36 (33.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (24.30%) XenApp
5 22 (20.56%) Microsoft App-V
5 22 (20.56%) XenDesktop
6 5 (4.67%) Terminal Server
6 5 (4.67%) vSphere
7 3 (2.80%) ISA Server
7 3 (2.80%) VMware Server
8 2 (1.87%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.87%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 63 (58.88%) SCOM
2 7 (6.54%) FortiGate
2 7 (6.54%) Nagios
2 7 (6.54%) Trend Micro Deep Security
3 6 (5.61%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (4.67%) Puppet
4 5 (4.67%) WSUS
5 4 (3.74%) Ansible
5 4 (3.74%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (3.74%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.93%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 81 (75.70%) VMware
2 75 (70.09%) Microsoft
3 46 (42.99%) Citrix
4 35 (32.71%) Cisco
5 20 (18.69%) SolarWinds
6 13 (12.15%) F5
6 13 (12.15%) Google
6 13 (12.15%) iManage
7 10 (9.35%) MobileIron
8 8 (7.48%) Splunk
9 7 (6.54%) Fortinet
9 7 (6.54%) Juniper
9 7 (6.54%) NetApp
9 7 (6.54%) Trend Micro
10 5 (4.67%) HP
10 5 (4.67%) Lotus
10 5 (4.67%) Symantec
11 4 (3.74%) CA
11 4 (3.74%) Varonis
12 3 (2.80%) CommVault