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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 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
England > South East
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 259 244 154
Rank change year-on-year -15 -90 +48
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 276 187 271
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.21% 1.18% 1.94%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.35% 7.76% 17.48%
Number of salaries quoted 214 160 213
10th Percentile £26,274 £28,750 £29,250
25th Percentile £30,500 £33,000 £33,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £52,250 £38,950
Median % change year-on-year -23.44% +34.15% -7.81%
75th Percentile £49,361 £60,750 £55,000
90th Percentile £61,750 £67,500 £67,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% -2.17% +2.22%

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 2,953 2,409 1,550
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 12.98% 15.21% 11.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1,820 1,625 1,222
10th Percentile £32,000 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £43,750 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.33% +14.29% -3.23%
75th Percentile £81,250 £73,750 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing SCCM as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SCCM in the South East.

Salary trend for SCCM in the South East

SCCM
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing SCCM in the South East over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

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 4 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Thames Valley -31 97 £40,000 -27.27% 20
Surrey -40 60 £37,000 -40.80% 10
Berkshire +13 54 £40,000 -23.44% 12
Hampshire -12 53 £32,909 -17.73% 13
West Sussex +21 33 £41,000 -41.43% 3
Buckinghamshire -57 24 £40,000 -27.27% 4
Oxfordshire -22 19 £33,000 -22.35% 4
East Sussex -7 17 £56,416 +21.98% 5
Kent -63 14 £45,000 +38.46% 2
SCCM
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, 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.

1 208 (75.36%) Microsoft
2 207 (75.00%) Windows
3 200 (72.46%) Active Directory
4 159 (57.61%) Microsoft 365
5 123 (44.57%) Azure
6 111 (40.22%) ITIL
7 107 (38.77%) Windows Server
8 96 (34.78%) VMware
9 88 (31.88%) Microsoft Intune
10 84 (30.43%) Windows 10
11 76 (27.54%) Social Skills
12 69 (25.00%) Windows Server 2019
13 66 (23.91%) Problem-Solving
13 66 (23.91%) SharePoint
14 65 (23.55%) Cisco
14 65 (23.55%) DNS
14 65 (23.55%) DHCP
14 65 (23.55%) VMware Infrastructure
14 65 (23.55%) PowerShell
15 62 (22.46%) SLA
16 59 (21.38%) Microsoft Office
17 52 (18.84%) Azure Active Directory
18 49 (17.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 47 (17.03%) Firewall
20 43 (15.58%) Windows Server 2012
21 41 (14.86%) SAN
21 41 (14.86%) Windows Server 2016
22 40 (14.49%) Windows 7
22 40 (14.49%) Citrix
23 38 (13.77%) ServiceNow

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 66 (23.91%) SharePoint
2 24 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.17%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.36%) IIS
Applications
1 59 (21.38%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.36%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.72%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 159 (57.61%) Microsoft 365
2 123 (44.57%) Azure
3 52 (18.84%) Azure Active Directory
4 19 (6.88%) OneDrive
5 15 (5.43%) AWS
6 14 (5.07%) Mimecast
7 10 (3.62%) PaaS
8 9 (3.26%) Google Workspace
9 8 (2.90%) IaaS
10 7 (2.54%) SaaS
11 6 (2.17%) Azure DevOps
12 5 (1.81%) Dynamics 365
13 4 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
14 3 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 3 (1.09%) Power Automate
14 3 (1.09%) Power Platform
15 2 (0.72%) Azure Storage
Communications & Networking
1 65 (23.55%) DHCP
1 65 (23.55%) DNS
2 47 (17.03%) Firewall
3 41 (14.86%) SAN
4 31 (11.23%) WAN
5 28 (10.14%) LAN
6 27 (9.78%) VPN
7 19 (6.88%) PBX
7 19 (6.88%) SNMP
8 17 (6.16%) TCP/IP
9 16 (5.80%) VoIP
10 15 (5.43%) VLAN
10 15 (5.43%) Wi-Fi
11 13 (4.71%) Wireless
12 11 (3.99%) Network Security
13 10 (3.62%) Remote Desktop
14 9 (3.26%) SD-WAN
15 8 (2.90%) Skype
16 4 (1.45%) Cisco IOS
16 4 (1.45%) NGFW
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.09%) Big Data
3 2 (0.72%) DTS
4 1 (0.36%) Metadata
4 1 (0.36%) MySQL
4 1 (0.36%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (1.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.36%) JIRA
General
1 76 (27.54%) Social Skills
2 28 (10.14%) Finance
3 21 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (4.71%) Legal
5 11 (3.99%) Advertising
5 11 (3.99%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 11 (3.99%) Telecoms
6 10 (3.62%) Organisational Skills
7 9 (3.26%) Public Sector
8 8 (2.90%) Banking
8 8 (2.90%) Local Government
9 5 (1.81%) Retail
10 2 (0.72%) Law
11 1 (0.36%) Automotive
11 1 (0.36%) Electronics
11 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.36%) Military
11 1 (0.36%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 52 (18.84%) Support Engineer
2 50 (18.12%) Analyst
3 46 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 42 (15.22%) 2nd Line Support
5 30 (10.87%) Support Analyst
6 26 (9.42%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 26 (9.42%) IT Support
7 24 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 24 (8.70%) IT Engineer
8 20 (7.25%) Infrastructure Support
8 20 (7.25%) Service Analyst
8 20 (7.25%) Service Desk Analyst
9 19 (6.88%) 3rd Line Support
10 15 (5.43%) Service Desk Support
11 14 (5.07%) IT Technician
12 13 (4.71%) Administrator
12 13 (4.71%) IT Analyst
12 13 (4.71%) IT Support Engineer
12 13 (4.71%) Senior Systems Administrator
12 13 (4.71%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.26%) .NET
2 8 (2.90%) XMPP
3 5 (1.81%) COM
4 2 (0.72%) Azure Blueprints
4 2 (0.72%) HTML
5 1 (0.36%) .NET Core
5 1 (0.36%) Ajax
5 1 (0.36%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.36%) CSS
5 1 (0.36%) MSMQ
5 1 (0.36%) REST
5 1 (0.36%) SOAP
5 1 (0.36%) Web Services
5 1 (0.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.61%) Management Information System
1 21 (7.61%) Self-Motivation
2 19 (6.88%) Public Cloud
3 17 (6.16%) NHS
4 11 (3.99%) User Experience
4 11 (3.99%) Video Conferencing
5 8 (2.90%) PKI
6 6 (2.17%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.81%) Smartphone
8 4 (1.45%) EMC VNX
9 3 (1.09%) Blockchain
9 3 (1.09%) IoT
10 2 (0.72%) Clustering
10 2 (0.72%) CMDB
10 2 (0.72%) PMI
11 1 (0.36%) iSeries
11 1 (0.36%) Legacy Systems
11 1 (0.36%) LIMS
11 1 (0.36%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 207 (75.00%) Windows
2 107 (38.77%) Windows Server
3 84 (30.43%) Windows 10
4 69 (25.00%) Windows Server 2019
5 43 (15.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 41 (14.86%) Windows Server 2016
7 40 (14.49%) Windows 7
8 21 (7.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (5.07%) Mac OS
11 10 (3.62%) Windows 8
12 9 (3.26%) Windows XP
13 8 (2.90%) Linux
14 7 (2.54%) Apple iOS
15 6 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 4 (1.45%) Android
16 4 (1.45%) Solaris
17 3 (1.09%) Unix
18 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (40.22%) ITIL
2 66 (23.91%) Problem-Solving
3 49 (17.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 35 (12.68%) ITSM
5 31 (11.23%) Service Delivery
6 30 (10.87%) Incident Management
6 30 (10.87%) Mobile Device Management
7 29 (10.51%) Change Control
8 24 (8.70%) Problem Management
9 23 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
10 22 (7.97%) Change Management
10 22 (7.97%) DevOps
10 22 (7.97%) Service Management
11 20 (7.25%) Asset Management
11 20 (7.25%) Load Balancing
12 19 (6.88%) Antivirus Management
13 15 (5.43%) Contract Negotiation
13 15 (5.43%) Project Management
14 14 (5.07%) CRM
14 14 (5.07%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 65 (23.55%) PowerShell
2 22 (7.97%) SQL
3 3 (1.09%) Bash
3 3 (1.09%) C
3 3 (1.09%) Perl
3 3 (1.09%) PHP
3 3 (1.09%) Python
4 2 (0.72%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.36%) C#
Qualifications
1 35 (12.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (11.23%) ITIL Certification
3 24 (8.70%) Degree
3 24 (8.70%) Security Cleared
4 22 (7.97%) MCSE
5 19 (6.88%) MCP
6 15 (5.43%) HNC
6 15 (5.43%) SC Cleared
7 13 (4.71%) MCSA
8 8 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (2.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 6 (2.17%) A+ Certification
10 6 (2.17%) CCNP
10 6 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (2.17%) DV Cleared
11 4 (1.45%) CISSP
11 4 (1.45%) Master's Degree
11 4 (1.45%) TOGAF Certification
12 3 (1.09%) AWS Certification
13 2 (0.72%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (22.46%) SLA
2 21 (7.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (4.71%) GDPR
4 6 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (1.45%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.36%) Accessibility
6 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.36%) QA
System Software
1 200 (72.46%) Active Directory
2 65 (23.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (11.96%) Hyper-V
4 28 (10.14%) VMware ESXi
5 18 (6.52%) XenApp
6 16 (5.80%) vSphere
7 12 (4.35%) Virtual Desktop
8 7 (2.54%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (1.81%) BitLocker
9 5 (1.81%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.36%) NFS
11 1 (0.36%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 88 (31.88%) Microsoft Intune
2 17 (6.16%) vCenter Server
3 16 (5.80%) SCOM
4 11 (3.99%) SolarWinds Orion
5 9 (3.26%) Cisco CUCM
6 8 (2.90%) Cisco UCCX
7 7 (2.54%) PaperCut
8 6 (2.17%) McAfee ePO
9 5 (1.81%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 5 (1.81%) EMC NetWorker
9 5 (1.81%) FortiGate
9 5 (1.81%) VxRail
9 5 (1.81%) WSUS
10 4 (1.45%) AirWatch
11 3 (1.09%) Ansible
11 3 (1.09%) Backup Exec
11 3 (1.09%) Jamf Pro
11 3 (1.09%) SCVMM
11 3 (1.09%) XenMobile
11 3 (1.09%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 208 (75.36%) Microsoft
2 96 (34.78%) VMware
3 65 (23.55%) Cisco
4 40 (14.49%) Citrix
5 38 (13.77%) ServiceNow
6 26 (9.42%) SolarWinds
7 25 (9.06%) Veeam
8 23 (8.33%) NetApp
9 22 (7.97%) Meraki
10 21 (7.61%) HP
11 18 (6.52%) Palo Alto
12 15 (5.43%) 3PAR
13 14 (5.07%) Avaya
14 13 (4.71%) Snow
15 10 (3.62%) Forcepoint
16 9 (3.26%) Google
16 9 (3.26%) IBM
16 9 (3.26%) Splunk
17 8 (2.90%) Aruba
17 8 (2.90%) Isilon