Period
to 21 January 2019

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 January 2019 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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 197 251 245
Rank change year-on-year +54 -6 -1
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 442 370 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.66% 1.21% 1.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.25% 15.81% 12.94%
Number of salaries quoted 341 325 328
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% +3.75%

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 2,562 2,341 2,968
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 9.64% 7.64% 9.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2,007 1,957 2,416
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 21 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 +41 158 £45,000 +2.27% 14
Hampshire +52 113 £52,000 +6.67% 22
Berkshire +48 110 £42,500 -12.82% 9
Surrey +14 102 £45,000 +15.38% 10
West Sussex +19 54 £48,750 +27.45% 2
Oxfordshire +30 31 £70,000 +27.27% 2
Buckinghamshire -22 17 £45,000 +16.88% 3
Kent +26 10 £32,500 -2.99% 4
East Sussex +11 3 £30,500 -23.75% 2
M4 Corridor - 3 £62,500 -
Home Counties - 2 - -
SCCM
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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.

1 308 (69.68%) Windows
2 301 (68.10%) Active Directory
3 276 (62.44%) Microsoft
4 201 (45.48%) Office 365
5 196 (44.34%) Windows Server
6 170 (38.46%) VMware
7 147 (33.26%) Microsoft Azure
8 134 (30.32%) ITIL
9 131 (29.64%) PowerShell
10 130 (29.41%) Windows 10
11 111 (25.11%) DNS
12 109 (24.66%) SCOM
13 107 (24.21%) DHCP
14 106 (23.98%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 105 (23.76%) Hyper-V
16 102 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
17 99 (22.40%) VMware Infrastructure
18 96 (21.72%) Windows 7
19 93 (21.04%) Windows Server 2012
20 75 (16.97%) Firewall
21 72 (16.29%) MS Exchange
22 69 (15.61%) Citrix
23 67 (15.16%) Migration
24 63 (14.25%) Agile Software Development
25 62 (14.03%) SQL
26 60 (13.57%) Security Cleared
27 59 (13.35%) Project Management
28 57 (12.90%) Skype
29 55 (12.44%) Finance
30 54 (12.22%) Microsoft Certification

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 72 (16.29%) MS Exchange
2 30 (6.79%) Skype for Business
3 26 (5.88%) IIS
4 25 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
5 19 (4.30%) SharePoint
6 15 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (1.58%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.68%) Confluence
9 3 (0.68%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 3 (0.68%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.45%) SAS
11 1 (0.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 36 (8.14%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.13%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (0.90%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.45%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.23%) Mozilla Thunderbird
6 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 201 (45.48%) Office 365
2 147 (33.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (8.60%) Amazon AWS
4 36 (8.14%) IaaS
5 32 (7.24%) SaaS
6 30 (6.79%) Azure Active Directory
7 17 (3.85%) PaaS
8 9 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.68%) G Suite
9 3 (0.68%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 111 (25.11%) DNS
2 107 (24.21%) DHCP
3 75 (16.97%) Firewall
4 57 (12.90%) Skype
5 45 (10.18%) LAN
6 37 (8.37%) WAN
7 29 (6.56%) SAN
8 24 (5.43%) NetScaler
9 21 (4.75%) TCP/IP
10 16 (3.62%) Remote Desktop
11 14 (3.17%) Internet
12 13 (2.94%) Network Security
13 11 (2.49%) SNMP
13 11 (2.49%) VoIP
14 10 (2.26%) Wi-Fi
15 9 (2.04%) iSCSI
15 9 (2.04%) Wireless
16 8 (1.81%) VPN
17 7 (1.58%) IP Telephony
18 5 (1.13%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (1.36%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (1.13%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.45%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.23%) Adabas
7 1 (0.23%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (4.98%) MSI
2 13 (2.94%) AdminStudio
3 6 (1.36%) JIRA
4 5 (1.13%) HP UFT
4 5 (1.13%) InstallShield
5 2 (0.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 55 (12.44%) Finance
2 10 (2.26%) Advertising
2 10 (2.26%) Legal
3 9 (2.04%) Electronics
4 7 (1.58%) Manufacturing
4 7 (1.58%) Retail
5 6 (1.36%) Marketing
5 6 (1.36%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (1.36%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.68%) Banking
7 2 (0.45%) Back Office
7 2 (0.45%) Law
8 1 (0.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 100 (22.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 47 (10.63%) Analyst
3 42 (9.50%) Support Engineer
4 41 (9.28%) Consultant
5 32 (7.24%) Windows Engineer
6 31 (7.01%) IT Engineer
7 28 (6.33%) Architect
8 23 (5.20%) IT Support
8 23 (5.20%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 22 (4.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 22 (4.98%) Exchange Engineer
9 22 (4.98%) Senior IT Engineer
9 22 (4.98%) Systems Engineer
10 20 (4.52%) 3rd Line Support
10 20 (4.52%) Desktop Support
10 20 (4.52%) Infrastructure Architect
11 18 (4.07%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 18 (4.07%) Senior Analyst
11 18 (4.07%) Server Engineer
12 17 (3.85%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.30%) Software Packaging
2 4 (0.90%) .NET
3 3 (0.68%) Web Services
4 2 (0.45%) OLE
5 1 (0.23%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 47 (10.63%) PKI
2 39 (8.82%) Self-Motivation
3 38 (8.60%) Data Centre
4 24 (5.43%) BYOD
5 23 (5.20%) Clustering
6 22 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (4.30%) Management Information System
8 13 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
9 12 (2.71%) User Experience
10 11 (2.49%) e-Health
11 9 (2.04%) Microsoft Licensing
11 9 (2.04%) PMI
12 8 (1.81%) Driving Licence
12 8 (1.81%) Replication
13 6 (1.36%) Client/Server
13 6 (1.36%) Fintech
13 6 (1.36%) Life Science
14 5 (1.13%) EPoS
15 4 (0.90%) Public Cloud
16 3 (0.68%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 308 (69.68%) Windows
2 196 (44.34%) Windows Server
3 130 (29.41%) Windows 10
4 102 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 96 (21.72%) Windows 7
6 93 (21.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 50 (11.31%) Linux
8 44 (9.95%) Windows Server 2003
9 29 (6.56%) Unix
10 24 (5.43%) Windows XP
11 11 (2.49%) Windows 8
12 10 (2.26%) Apple iOS
13 9 (2.04%) Android
14 7 (1.58%) AIX
14 7 (1.58%) Mac OS X
15 6 (1.36%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 3 (0.68%) Solaris
17 1 (0.23%) HPUX
17 1 (0.23%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (30.32%) ITIL
2 106 (23.98%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 67 (15.16%) Migration
4 63 (14.25%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (13.35%) Project Management
6 52 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
7 49 (11.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 37 (8.37%) DevOps
8 37 (8.37%) Presales
9 35 (7.92%) High Availability
9 35 (7.92%) Scrum
10 34 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
10 34 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 31 (7.01%) Systems Engineering
12 28 (6.33%) Customer Requirements
13 26 (5.88%) Application Packaging
13 26 (5.88%) Service Delivery
14 25 (5.66%) ITIL V3
14 25 (5.66%) Mobile Device Management
15 24 (5.43%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 131 (29.64%) PowerShell
2 62 (14.03%) SQL
3 42 (9.50%) VBScript
4 12 (2.71%) VB
5 7 (1.58%) Bash Shell
6 5 (1.13%) Python
7 4 (0.90%) Ruby
8 2 (0.45%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.23%) C
9 1 (0.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 60 (13.57%) Security Cleared
2 54 (12.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 51 (11.54%) MCSE
4 41 (9.28%) SC Cleared
5 33 (7.47%) Degree
6 22 (4.98%) DV Cleared
7 14 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (2.94%) MCP
8 13 (2.94%) MCSA
9 12 (2.71%) PMI Certification
10 11 (2.49%) MCITP
11 10 (2.26%) ISEB
12 6 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (1.13%) CCA
13 5 (1.13%) CCNA
13 5 (1.13%) Citrix Certification
14 4 (0.90%) A+ Certification
14 4 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 3 (0.68%) PMP
16 2 (0.45%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.20%) GDPR
1 23 (5.20%) SLA
2 16 (3.62%) PMO
3 4 (0.90%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (0.90%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 4 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.23%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 301 (68.10%) Active Directory
2 105 (23.76%) Hyper-V
3 99 (22.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 48 (10.86%) vSphere
5 40 (9.05%) XenApp
6 19 (4.30%) Microsoft App-V
6 19 (4.30%) XenDesktop
7 18 (4.07%) Virtual Servers
8 15 (3.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 15 (3.39%) Virtual Machines
9 11 (2.49%) DFS Replication
10 9 (2.04%) Firmware
11 8 (1.81%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (0.90%) XenServer
13 3 (0.68%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.23%) BitLocker
14 1 (0.23%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 109 (24.66%) SCOM
2 50 (11.31%) WSUS
3 39 (8.82%) SCVMM
4 35 (7.92%) Microsoft Intune
5 14 (3.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 12 (2.71%) Single Sign-On
7 6 (1.36%) SCSM
8 4 (0.90%) EdgeSight
8 4 (0.90%) EMC NetWorker
8 4 (0.90%) Jamf Pro
9 3 (0.68%) BMC PATROL
9 3 (0.68%) Puppet
9 3 (0.68%) SCOrch
9 3 (0.68%) vCenter Server
10 2 (0.45%) Ansible
10 2 (0.45%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 2 (0.45%) MIMEsweeper
10 2 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 276 (62.44%) Microsoft
2 170 (38.46%) VMware
3 69 (15.61%) Citrix
4 44 (9.95%) Cisco
5 38 (8.60%) Symantec
6 32 (7.24%) HP
7 31 (7.01%) SolarWinds
8 29 (6.56%) Ivanti
9 25 (5.66%) ServiceNow
10 21 (4.75%) Oracle
11 19 (4.30%) Apple
12 15 (3.39%) Dell
13 14 (3.17%) Riverbed
13 14 (3.17%) Veeam
14 11 (2.49%) Autodesk
14 11 (2.49%) Juniper
15 9 (2.04%) Snow
15 9 (2.04%) Sophos
16 8 (1.81%) CA
16 8 (1.81%) Polycom