Period
to 13 November 2018

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 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
England > South East
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 205 234 246
Rank change year-on-year +29 +12 -21
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 456 402 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.59% 1.32% 1.36%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.59% 16.69% 14.51%
Number of salaries quoted 373 387 418
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -10.11% +11.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,300 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 2,592 2,408 3,267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 9.01% 7.93% 9.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2,053 2,058 2,662
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,100 £29,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.85% +8.00% -

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 13 November 2018.

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 13 November 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
Thames Valley +2 161 £45,000 +10.43% 32
Surrey +29 128 £45,000 +7.14% 9
Berkshire +74 121 £47,500 +5.56% 10
Hampshire +40 118 £45,500 +7.06% 20
West Sussex +3 32 £50,000 +20.48% 7
Oxfordshire -25 25 £62,500 +66.67% 12
Buckinghamshire -31 15 £45,000 +16.88% 10
East Sussex +2 6 £41,500 +3.75% 5
Kent -6 5 £24,000 -25.00% 2
M4 Corridor - 4 £62,500 -
SCCM
England

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, IT jobs citing SCCM 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 South East region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 321 (70.39%) Active Directory
2 317 (69.52%) Windows
3 306 (67.11%) Microsoft
4 211 (46.27%) Windows Server
5 198 (43.42%) VMware
6 187 (41.01%) Office 365
7 141 (30.92%) ITIL
8 137 (30.04%) Microsoft Azure
9 132 (28.95%) SCOM
10 131 (28.73%) VMware Infrastructure
11 118 (25.88%) Windows Server 2012
12 105 (23.03%) Windows 10
13 101 (22.15%) Hyper-V
14 100 (21.93%) PowerShell
15 98 (21.49%) DNS
15 98 (21.49%) MS Exchange
16 97 (21.27%) Windows Server 2008
17 92 (20.18%) DHCP
18 91 (19.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 78 (17.11%) Windows 7
20 71 (15.57%) SQL
21 66 (14.47%) vSphere
22 65 (14.25%) Security Cleared
23 61 (13.38%) Cisco
23 61 (13.38%) Firewall
24 60 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
25 58 (12.72%) Finance
26 57 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
27 55 (12.06%) Citrix
28 53 (11.62%) MCSE

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 98 (21.49%) MS Exchange
2 46 (10.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 40 (8.77%) SharePoint
4 33 (7.24%) Skype for Business
5 32 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2013
6 16 (3.51%) IIS
7 11 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (1.75%) OpenStack
9 7 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (1.32%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 4 (0.88%) Confluence
12 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.44%) SAS
12 2 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.22%) Apache
13 1 (0.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.22%) CMS
13 1 (0.22%) Joomla!
13 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 31 (6.80%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (1.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.44%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.22%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.22%) Mozilla Thunderbird
5 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 187 (41.01%) Office 365
2 137 (30.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (10.75%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (4.82%) Cloud Computing
5 16 (3.51%) IaaS
6 15 (3.29%) Azure Active Directory
7 10 (2.19%) SaaS
8 9 (1.97%) PaaS
9 3 (0.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (0.66%) Cloudflare
9 3 (0.66%) G Suite
10 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.22%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 98 (21.49%) DNS
2 92 (20.18%) DHCP
3 61 (13.38%) Firewall
4 52 (11.40%) LAN
5 50 (10.96%) Skype
6 44 (9.65%) WAN
7 27 (5.92%) SAN
8 25 (5.48%) TCP/IP
9 21 (4.61%) VoIP
10 19 (4.17%) NetScaler
10 19 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
11 15 (3.29%) WebEx
12 13 (2.85%) VPN
13 12 (2.63%) Internet
14 10 (2.19%) Cisco ASA
14 10 (2.19%) iSCSI
14 10 (2.19%) Wireless
15 8 (1.75%) NAS
15 8 (1.75%) Remote Desktop
16 6 (1.32%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (10.96%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (0.88%) MySQL
4 4 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.44%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (0.44%) Power BI
6 1 (0.22%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (3.51%) MSI
2 8 (1.75%) JIRA
3 7 (1.54%) AdminStudio
4 5 (1.10%) HP UFT
4 5 (1.10%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.22%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.22%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.22%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.22%) Vagrant
General
1 58 (12.72%) Finance
2 19 (4.17%) Retail
3 11 (2.41%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.19%) Advertising
5 8 (1.75%) Legal
5 8 (1.75%) Marketing
6 6 (1.32%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.10%) Electronics
7 5 (1.10%) Law
8 4 (0.88%) Back Office
8 4 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.66%) Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Games
10 1 (0.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 82 (17.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 61 (13.38%) Analyst
3 58 (12.72%) Architect
4 52 (11.40%) Support Engineer
5 41 (8.99%) Infrastructure Architect
6 35 (7.68%) Windows Engineer
7 33 (7.24%) Consultant
8 32 (7.02%) Exchange Engineer
9 30 (6.58%) Desktop Support
10 29 (6.36%) IT Support
11 28 (6.14%) Server Engineer
12 27 (5.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 26 (5.70%) Senior Analyst
14 24 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
15 23 (5.04%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
15 23 (5.04%) Windows Server Engineer
16 19 (4.17%) Senior Architect
17 17 (3.73%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 17 (3.73%) IT Engineer
17 17 (3.73%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.29%) Software Packaging
2 2 (0.44%) Web Services
2 2 (0.44%) Web Services Management
3 1 (0.22%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.22%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 51 (11.18%) Self-Motivation
2 46 (10.09%) Data Centre
3 41 (8.99%) PKI
4 23 (5.04%) BYOD
5 20 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (3.95%) PMI
6 18 (3.95%) User Experience
7 15 (3.29%) Computer Science
8 11 (2.41%) Clustering
8 11 (2.41%) Driving Licence
9 10 (2.19%) Management Information System
10 9 (1.97%) Video Conferencing
11 8 (1.75%) Client/Server
11 8 (1.75%) Public Cloud
12 7 (1.54%) Blackberry
12 7 (1.54%) CMDB
13 6 (1.32%) Private Cloud
14 4 (0.88%) iSeries
14 4 (0.88%) Life Science
14 4 (0.88%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 317 (69.52%) Windows
2 211 (46.27%) Windows Server
3 118 (25.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 105 (23.03%) Windows 10
5 97 (21.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 78 (17.11%) Windows 7
7 30 (6.58%) Linux
8 23 (5.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (3.51%) Windows XP
10 15 (3.29%) Windows 8
11 12 (2.63%) Unix
12 8 (1.75%) Apple iOS
13 6 (1.32%) Android
13 6 (1.32%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.88%) AIX
14 4 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.66%) Solaris
16 2 (0.44%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.22%) CentOS
17 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (30.92%) ITIL
2 91 (19.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 60 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (11.18%) Problem-Solving
5 49 (10.75%) Migration
6 41 (8.99%) ITIL V3
6 41 (8.99%) Project Management
7 36 (7.89%) Presales
8 35 (7.68%) DevOps
9 32 (7.02%) Scrum
10 30 (6.58%) Continuous Improvement
11 29 (6.36%) Systems Engineering
12 25 (5.48%) Service Management
13 24 (5.26%) Customer Requirements
13 24 (5.26%) Waterfall
14 23 (5.04%) Mobile Device Management
14 23 (5.04%) PRINCE2
15 22 (4.82%) Configuration Management
15 22 (4.82%) Software Deployment
16 21 (4.61%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 100 (21.93%) PowerShell
2 71 (15.57%) SQL
3 24 (5.26%) VBScript
4 15 (3.29%) VB
5 11 (2.41%) C
6 7 (1.54%) Bash Shell
6 7 (1.54%) Python
7 5 (1.10%) Ruby
8 2 (0.44%) Java
8 2 (0.44%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 65 (14.25%) Security Cleared
2 57 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 53 (11.62%) MCSE
4 50 (10.96%) SC Cleared
5 24 (5.26%) Degree
6 23 (5.04%) DV Cleared
7 20 (4.39%) PMI Certification
8 16 (3.51%) MCP
9 15 (3.29%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (2.19%) MCSA
11 7 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (1.54%) MCITP
12 6 (1.32%) A+ Certification
13 5 (1.10%) CCA
13 5 (1.10%) CCNA
13 5 (1.10%) Citrix Certification
14 4 (0.88%) ISEB
15 3 (0.66%) Network+ Certification
15 3 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 3 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (8.55%) SLA
2 7 (1.54%) GDPR
3 4 (0.88%) PMBOK
3 4 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.44%) PMO
5 1 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (0.22%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 19770
5 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 321 (70.39%) Active Directory
2 131 (28.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 101 (22.15%) Hyper-V
4 66 (14.47%) vSphere
5 32 (7.02%) Virtual Servers
6 29 (6.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 23 (5.04%) XenApp
8 20 (4.39%) XenDesktop
9 12 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
10 10 (2.19%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (1.97%) Virtual Machines
12 5 (1.10%) Firmware
13 4 (0.88%) Terminal Services
13 4 (0.88%) XenServer
14 3 (0.66%) DFS Replication
15 2 (0.44%) ProxySG
15 2 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
16 1 (0.22%) BitLocker
16 1 (0.22%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 132 (28.95%) SCOM
2 35 (7.68%) WSUS
3 25 (5.48%) SCVMM
4 8 (1.75%) SCSM
5 6 (1.32%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 6 (1.32%) NetBackup
5 6 (1.32%) Single Sign-On
6 5 (1.10%) Backup Exec
6 5 (1.10%) Microsoft Intune
6 5 (1.10%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 5 (1.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (0.88%) EdgeSight
7 4 (0.88%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (0.66%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (0.66%) Jamf Pro
9 2 (0.44%) CA Spectrum
9 2 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (0.44%) SmoothWall
9 2 (0.44%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 306 (67.11%) Microsoft
2 198 (43.42%) VMware
3 61 (13.38%) Cisco
4 55 (12.06%) Citrix
5 37 (8.11%) SolarWinds
6 34 (7.46%) HP
7 25 (5.48%) Juniper
8 22 (4.82%) ServiceNow
8 22 (4.82%) Symantec
9 21 (4.61%) Apple
9 21 (4.61%) Dell
10 16 (3.51%) Oracle
11 15 (3.29%) CommVault
12 12 (2.63%) Sophos
12 12 (2.63%) Veeam
13 11 (2.41%) EMC
13 11 (2.41%) Ivanti
14 10 (2.19%) Remedy
15 9 (1.97%) CA
15 9 (1.97%) McAfee