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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 92 139
Rank change year-on-year -22 +47  
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 28 65 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.20% 2.19% 0.64%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.59% 39.16% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 18 41 14
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.71% +27.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,513 £32,500 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £47,500 £46,550
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +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 136 166 192
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 5.81% 5.60% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 74 111 115
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing SCCM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -8 15 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Glasgow -7 8 £41,500 +18.57% 1
Inverclyde +4 6 £38,000 +80.95% 1
Aberdeen +6 3 £50,000 +81.81%
South Lanarkshire - 1 £33,000 - 1
SCCM
UK

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 74 (91.36%) Windows
2 68 (83.95%) Active Directory
3 56 (69.14%) Windows Server
4 50 (61.73%) Microsoft
5 43 (53.09%) VMware
6 32 (39.51%) Citrix
7 31 (38.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 31 (38.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 30 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 30 (37.04%) Data Centre
9 29 (35.80%) Hyper-V
9 29 (35.80%) MS Exchange
10 25 (30.86%) LAN
10 25 (30.86%) ITIL
10 25 (30.86%) SAN
10 25 (30.86%) SCOM
11 21 (25.93%) WAN
12 20 (24.69%) SQL Server
13 17 (20.99%) MS Excel
13 17 (20.99%) PowerShell
13 17 (20.99%) Microsoft Azure
13 17 (20.99%) Exchange Server 2010
14 16 (19.75%) Skype for Business
14 16 (19.75%) Office 365
15 15 (18.52%) Cisco
15 15 (18.52%) DHCP
15 15 (18.52%) VPN
15 15 (18.52%) DNS
15 15 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
16 14 (17.28%) SQL

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 29 (35.80%) MS Exchange
2 17 (20.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (19.75%) Skype for Business
4 7 (8.64%) IBM Domino
5 5 (6.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.47%) IIS
8 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (20.99%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.88%) MS Office
3 1 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.23%) Bloomberg TOMS
Cloud Services
1 17 (20.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (19.75%) Office 365
3 9 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (9.88%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (7.41%) SaaS
6 2 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (30.86%) LAN
1 25 (30.86%) SAN
2 21 (25.93%) WAN
3 15 (18.52%) DHCP
3 15 (18.52%) DNS
3 15 (18.52%) VPN
4 14 (17.28%) Skype
5 11 (13.58%) NAS
6 9 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 8 (9.88%) Firewall
8 2 (2.47%) Internet
9 1 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.23%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.23%) VLAN
9 1 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (24.69%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.41%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (4.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.23%) InstallShield
1 1 (1.23%) IntelliJ
1 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.23%) MSI
1 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 14 (17.28%) Finance
2 2 (2.47%) Back Office
2 2 (2.47%) Billing
3 1 (1.23%) German Language
3 1 (1.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (32.10%) Analyst
2 23 (28.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 18 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 14 (17.28%) Support Analyst
4 14 (17.28%) Technical Analyst
5 13 (16.05%) IT Support
5 13 (16.05%) Senior Analyst
5 13 (16.05%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (14.81%) Infrastructure Support
7 10 (12.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 9 (11.11%) IT Analyst
8 9 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 9 (11.11%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 9 (11.11%) Technical Support
9 8 (9.88%) 2nd Line Support
9 8 (9.88%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 8 (9.88%) IT Support Analyst
10 7 (8.64%) 3rd Line Support
10 7 (8.64%) Consultant
10 7 (8.64%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.47%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (37.04%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.17%) Blackberry
2 5 (6.17%) Fat Client
2 5 (6.17%) Thin Client
3 3 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.47%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.47%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.23%) PKI
5 1 (1.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 74 (91.36%) Windows
2 56 (69.14%) Windows Server
3 31 (38.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (14.81%) Windows 10
7 11 (13.58%) Windows 7
8 10 (12.35%) Linux
9 5 (6.17%) Ubuntu
10 4 (4.94%) Windows XP
11 2 (2.47%) Android
11 2 (2.47%) Apple iOS
11 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.23%) CentOS
12 1 (1.23%) Unix
12 1 (1.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.86%) ITIL
2 9 (11.11%) ITIL V3
2 9 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 8 (9.88%) IT Strategy
3 8 (9.88%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (9.88%) Service Delivery
3 8 (9.88%) Service Management
4 7 (8.64%) Asset Management
5 6 (7.41%) Coaching
6 5 (6.17%) Investment Management
7 4 (4.94%) Change Control
7 4 (4.94%) Translating Business Requirements
8 3 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.70%) Application Packaging
8 3 (3.70%) Change Management
8 3 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.70%) Network Management
8 3 (3.70%) Project Management
8 3 (3.70%) Statistics
8 3 (3.70%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.99%) PowerShell
2 14 (17.28%) SQL
3 5 (6.17%) VBScript
4 3 (3.70%) Perl
5 2 (2.47%) Java
6 1 (1.23%) C#
6 1 (1.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (13.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 9 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 7 (8.64%) Degree
4 5 (6.17%) MCSE
5 3 (3.70%) CCA
5 3 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.70%) MCSA
5 3 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.47%) MCITP
6 2 (2.47%) MCTS
7 1 (1.23%) CEH
7 1 (1.23%) CISSP
7 1 (1.23%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.88%) SLA
2 3 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 68 (83.95%) Active Directory
2 31 (38.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (35.80%) Hyper-V
4 13 (16.05%) XenApp
5 10 (12.35%) Terminal Server
6 9 (11.11%) BitLocker
6 9 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (8.64%) Virtual Servers
7 7 (8.64%) XenDesktop
8 6 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (6.17%) Terminal Services
9 5 (6.17%) vSphere
10 2 (2.47%) VMware ESX
11 1 (1.23%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (1.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (30.86%) SCOM
2 8 (9.88%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (7.41%) Puppet
4 5 (6.17%) Ansible
4 5 (6.17%) SCVMM
4 5 (6.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 5 (6.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (4.94%) DameWare
6 3 (3.70%) Nagios
6 3 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (2.47%) AirWatch
8 1 (1.23%) SCSM
8 1 (1.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 50 (61.73%) Microsoft
2 43 (53.09%) VMware
3 32 (39.51%) Citrix
4 15 (18.52%) Cisco
5 9 (11.11%) Symantec
6 7 (8.64%) Lotus
7 6 (7.41%) Dell
7 6 (7.41%) HP
8 5 (6.17%) CA
8 5 (6.17%) Varonis
9 3 (3.70%) Sophos
10 2 (2.47%) Apple
10 2 (2.47%) Avaya
10 2 (2.47%) F5
10 2 (2.47%) MobileIron
10 2 (2.47%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.47%) Sage
10 2 (2.47%) Splunk
11 1 (1.23%) FactSet
11 1 (1.23%) ServiceNow
South Lanarkshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £31000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary and benefits
Posted: 13 days ago