Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 196 206 217
Rank change year-on-year +10 +11 +24
Permanent jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 27 19 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.50% 0.34% 0.019%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.46% 3.72% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 27 19 1
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.38% -18.75%
10th Percentile £23,650 £25,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £44,850 £42,650 £33,750
UK median annual salary £35,000 £34,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.45% -23.33% +12.50%

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 Scotland with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 606 511 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 11.25% 9.23% 7.38%
Number of salaries quoted 405 312 204
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +9.20% +2.35%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,775 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £57,125
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +2.84%

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Systems Management Server (SMS) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Management Server (SMS) in Scotland

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) in Scotland.

Salary trend for Systems Management Server (SMS) in Scotland

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Systems Management Server (SMS) in Scotland

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 October 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
Glasgow - 14 £40,500 -
Edinburgh +8 8 £32,500 -16.13%
Dundee - 3 £24,000 -
Aberdeen -6 1 £26,000 -28.77%
West Lothian -19 1 £39,500 +5.33%
Systems Management Server (SMS)
UK

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Systems Management Server (SMS).

1 21 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 14 (51.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (51.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (48.15%) SQL
4 12 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (29.63%) ETL
6 8 (29.63%) C#
6 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
7 7 (25.93%) .NET
7 7 (25.93%) Power BI
8 6 (22.22%) Visualisation
8 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
8 6 (22.22%) MVC
9 5 (18.52%) Finance
9 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
9 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
9 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
10 4 (14.81%) SOAP
10 4 (14.81%) Web Services
10 4 (14.81%) Windows
10 4 (14.81%) Cisco
10 4 (14.81%) CRM
10 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
10 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
10 4 (14.81%) Dynamics CRM
10 4 (14.81%) Banking

Systems Management Server (SMS)
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 1 (3.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (14.81%) Dynamics 365
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) IP Telephony
1 1 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (51.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 14 (51.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
4 7 (25.93%) Power BI
5 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (7.41%) MySQL
6 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.70%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Consultant
3 5 (18.52%) Database Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) CRM Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) CRM Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Software Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Software Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Service Desk Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Service Desk Support
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Database Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) .NET
2 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
3 4 (14.81%) JSON
3 4 (14.81%) LINQ
3 4 (14.81%) RESTful
3 4 (14.81%) SOAP
3 4 (14.81%) Web Services
4 1 (3.70%) CSS
4 1 (3.70%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.70%) jQuery
4 1 (3.70%) NHibernate
4 1 (3.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (29.63%) ETL
3 6 (22.22%) MVC
3 6 (22.22%) Visualisation
4 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
5 4 (14.81%) CRM
5 4 (14.81%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
5 4 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (7.41%) OOD
7 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.70%) Data Acquisition
7 1 (3.70%) Data Visualisation
7 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
7 1 (3.70%) Numerical Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) OO
7 1 (3.70%) SDLC
7 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) SQL
2 8 (29.63%) C#
3 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.70%) Julia
4 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
4 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco
3 3 (11.11%) VMware
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle
4 2 (7.41%) Tableau