Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 238 241 218
Rank change year-on-year +3 -23 -6
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 392 473 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.27% 1.35% 1.52%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.65% 15.25% 19.20%
Number of salaries quoted 370 421 623
South East median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +3.90%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £57,500
England 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 the South East with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 2354 3101 3370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 7.64% 8.87% 7.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2003 2519 2706
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +4.65%
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £71,850 £70,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £54,250 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.50% - +5.26%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing SCCM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in the South East

SCCM
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for SCCM in the South East

SCCM
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in the South East over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SCCM in the South East

SCCM
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 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
Thames Valley +13 157 £43,500 -13.00% 16
Surrey +19 124 £42,500 +13.33% 7
Hampshire +9 63 £42,500 +21.43% 3
Buckinghamshire +40 61 £38,500 -18.95% 4
Oxfordshire +23 53 £40,000 +6.67% 5
Berkshire -46 43 £47,500 -11.21% 7
West Sussex -28 25 £39,000 -22.00%
Kent +19 23 £32,000 -14.09%
East Sussex -4 4 £40,000 +12.68%
SCCM
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 South East region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 330 (84.18%) Windows
2 262 (66.84%) Active Directory
3 246 (62.76%) Microsoft
4 236 (60.20%) Windows Server
5 220 (56.12%) VMware
6 186 (47.45%) Office 365
7 130 (33.16%) Microsoft Azure
8 125 (31.89%) MS Exchange
9 123 (31.38%) ITIL
10 120 (30.61%) VMware Infrastructure
11 118 (30.10%) Hyper-V
12 110 (28.06%) Cisco
13 108 (27.55%) Windows Server 2012
14 101 (25.77%) Windows 7
14 101 (25.77%) PowerShell
14 101 (25.77%) Windows Server 2008
15 97 (24.74%) Citrix
15 97 (24.74%) Windows 10
16 95 (24.23%) SCOM
17 90 (22.96%) SQL Server
18 86 (21.94%) SQL
19 82 (20.92%) Microsoft Certification
20 73 (18.62%) SAN
21 66 (16.84%) DNS
22 62 (15.82%) Skype for Business
23 61 (15.56%) HP
23 61 (15.56%) Skype
24 60 (15.31%) Exchange Server 2010
25 59 (15.05%) Firewall
26 58 (14.80%) LAN

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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
1 125 (31.89%) MS Exchange
2 62 (15.82%) Skype for Business
3 60 (15.31%) Exchange Server 2010
4 52 (13.27%) SharePoint
5 26 (6.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 14 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 14 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
7 9 (2.30%) IIS
8 8 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (1.28%) SAS
11 2 (0.51%) Apache
11 2 (0.51%) CMS
11 2 (0.51%) Confluence
11 2 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.26%) Documentum
12 1 (0.26%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 40 (10.20%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (3.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 186 (47.45%) Office 365
2 130 (33.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (14.03%) Amazon AWS
4 44 (11.22%) IaaS
5 36 (9.18%) PaaS
6 20 (5.10%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (3.57%) SaaS
8 10 (2.55%) OneDrive
9 7 (1.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 6 (1.53%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (1.02%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.51%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.51%) Yammer
13 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.26%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 73 (18.62%) SAN
2 66 (16.84%) DNS
3 61 (15.56%) Skype
4 59 (15.05%) Firewall
5 58 (14.80%) LAN
6 57 (14.54%) DHCP
6 57 (14.54%) WAN
7 44 (11.22%) VPN
8 42 (10.71%) TCP/IP
9 28 (7.14%) VLAN
10 23 (5.87%) VoIP
11 20 (5.10%) Remote Desktop
12 18 (4.59%) Wi-Fi
13 15 (3.83%) Internet
13 15 (3.83%) Kerberos
13 15 (3.83%) LDAP
13 15 (3.83%) NAS
14 14 (3.57%) MPLS
15 11 (2.81%) Cisco IOS
15 11 (2.81%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (22.96%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (1.28%) OLAP
3 5 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (1.28%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.51%) Electronic Patient Records
7 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (4.85%) Visual Studio
2 13 (3.32%) MSI
3 7 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.51%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.51%) JIRA
4 2 (0.51%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.51%) Vagrant
General
1 29 (7.40%) Finance
2 11 (2.81%) Retail
3 8 (2.04%) Advertising
3 8 (2.04%) Automotive
4 6 (1.53%) Marketing
5 5 (1.28%) Law
6 4 (1.02%) Billing
6 4 (1.02%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.77%) Back Office
8 2 (0.51%) Legal
9 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 88 (22.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 85 (21.68%) Support Engineer
3 77 (19.64%) Analyst
4 70 (17.86%) IT Support
5 66 (16.84%) Support Analyst
6 55 (14.03%) 3rd Line Support
7 49 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
8 43 (10.97%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 36 (9.18%) IT Engineer
10 35 (8.93%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 34 (8.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
11 34 (8.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 33 (8.42%) Desktop Support
13 32 (8.16%) IT Analyst
14 30 (7.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 30 (7.65%) IT Support Analyst
15 28 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
16 27 (6.89%) Infrastructure Manager
17 23 (5.87%) Infrastructure Analyst
18 21 (5.36%) Network Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.02%) Software Packaging
2 2 (0.51%) COM
3 1 (0.26%) .NET
3 1 (0.26%) JSON
3 1 (0.26%) Middleware
3 1 (0.26%) REST
3 1 (0.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 54 (13.78%) Data Centre
2 37 (9.44%) Clustering
3 24 (6.12%) Blackberry
4 23 (5.87%) Management Information System
5 19 (4.85%) Public Cloud
6 15 (3.83%) PKI
7 14 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
8 13 (3.32%) iPhone
8 13 (3.32%) Private Cloud
8 13 (3.32%) Replication
9 12 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (3.06%) Virtual Team
10 9 (2.30%) BYOD
11 7 (1.79%) Computer Science
11 7 (1.79%) Fintech
12 6 (1.53%) Greenfield Project
13 4 (1.02%) Mainframe
13 4 (1.02%) Smartphone
14 3 (0.77%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.77%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 330 (84.18%) Windows
2 236 (60.20%) Windows Server
3 108 (27.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 101 (25.77%) Windows 7
4 101 (25.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 97 (24.74%) Windows 10
6 55 (14.03%) Windows 8
7 54 (13.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 26 (6.63%) Mac OS X
9 22 (5.61%) Linux
10 21 (5.36%) Android
11 16 (4.08%) Apple iOS
12 10 (2.55%) Windows XP
13 4 (1.02%) Unix
13 4 (1.02%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.51%) CentOS
14 2 (0.51%) Kali Linux
14 2 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.51%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (31.38%) ITIL
2 40 (10.20%) Disaster Recovery
3 36 (9.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 33 (8.42%) Service Management
5 32 (8.16%) Migration
6 29 (7.40%) Patch Management
7 24 (6.12%) Service Design
8 23 (5.87%) Application Packaging
8 23 (5.87%) Problem Management
9 22 (5.61%) DevOps
10 21 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (5.36%) CRM
10 21 (5.36%) Presales
10 21 (5.36%) Service Delivery
11 20 (5.10%) Infrastructure Management
11 20 (5.10%) Server Building
12 19 (4.85%) IT Governance
12 19 (4.85%) Kalman Filter
13 16 (4.08%) Mobile Device Management
13 16 (4.08%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 101 (25.77%) PowerShell
2 86 (21.94%) SQL
3 27 (6.89%) Bash Shell
4 20 (5.10%) Python
5 19 (4.85%) Perl
5 19 (4.85%) PHP
6 7 (1.79%) T-SQL
7 5 (1.28%) C
8 4 (1.02%) VBScript
9 1 (0.26%) Java
9 1 (0.26%) Ruby
9 1 (0.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 82 (20.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (10.20%) MCSE
3 39 (9.95%) Degree
3 39 (9.95%) MCSA
4 25 (6.38%) Security Cleared
5 23 (5.87%) ITIL Certification
6 19 (4.85%) MCSD
7 17 (4.34%) MCP
8 16 (4.08%) SC Cleared
9 15 (3.83%) CCNA
9 15 (3.83%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (2.30%) DV Cleared
11 7 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (1.53%) MCDBA
13 5 (1.28%) A+ Certification
14 4 (1.02%) CCA
14 4 (1.02%) Citrix Certification
14 4 (1.02%) MOS
14 4 (1.02%) Network+ Certification
15 3 (0.77%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (11.99%) SLA
2 6 (1.53%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.51%) QA
4 2 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.26%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.26%) PMO
System Software
1 262 (66.84%) Active Directory
2 120 (30.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 118 (30.10%) Hyper-V
4 53 (13.52%) vSphere
5 32 (8.16%) XenApp
6 22 (5.61%) Microsoft App-V
7 18 (4.59%) Virtual Servers
7 18 (4.59%) XenDesktop
8 14 (3.57%) Virtual Desktop
8 14 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (2.81%) Terminal Services
10 7 (1.79%) BitLocker
10 7 (1.79%) Firmware
10 7 (1.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.77%) ISA Server
11 3 (0.77%) XenServer
12 2 (0.51%) DFS Replication
12 2 (0.51%) UAG
13 1 (0.26%) BlackBerry Internet Service
13 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 95 (24.23%) SCOM
2 30 (7.65%) Puppet
3 25 (6.38%) SCVMM
4 24 (6.12%) Opscode Chef
5 21 (5.36%) Backup Exec
6 19 (4.85%) WSUS
7 17 (4.34%) Microsoft Intune
8 13 (3.32%) Norton AntiVirus
8 13 (3.32%) Simpana
9 10 (2.55%) Microsoft Clustering
9 10 (2.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 8 (2.04%) Failover Clustering
11 7 (1.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 6 (1.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 6 (1.53%) Terraform
13 5 (1.28%) McAfee ePO
13 5 (1.28%) NetBackup
13 5 (1.28%) SmoothWall
14 4 (1.02%) DatAdvantage
14 4 (1.02%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 246 (62.76%) Microsoft
2 220 (56.12%) VMware
3 110 (28.06%) Cisco
4 97 (24.74%) Citrix
5 61 (15.56%) HP
6 38 (9.69%) Dell
7 23 (5.87%) SolarWinds
8 22 (5.61%) Avaya
9 21 (5.36%) Veeam
10 18 (4.59%) Apple
10 18 (4.59%) Palo Alto
11 17 (4.34%) Symantec
12 16 (4.08%) CommVault
13 13 (3.32%) McAfee
13 13 (3.32%) Sophos
14 12 (3.06%) Dell Compellent
14 12 (3.06%) Extreme Networks
15 9 (2.30%) AppSense
15 9 (2.30%) NetApp
15 9 (2.30%) Oracle