Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 209 205 213
Rank change year-on-year -4 +8 +12
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 399 470 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.50% 1.54% 1.51%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.67% 17.87% 17.55%
Number of salaries quoted 318 353 413
South East median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +18.42% -9.52%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £24,600
90th Percentile £62,500 £72,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £44,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -0.56% +5.88% +1.19%

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 2,918 2,630 2,570
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 10.97% 8.61% 8.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2,287 1,994 2,110
South East median annual salary £53,500 £51,125 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.63% +2.15%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £78,000 £73,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +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 17 July 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 17 July 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 -14 135 £37,400 -16.89% 19
Surrey +3 94 £36,000 +2.86% 15
Hampshire -35 81 £45,000 -10.00% 18
Berkshire -49 60 £40,000 -27.27% 9
West Sussex +28 52 £42,500 -10.53% 9
Oxfordshire +62 49 £37,400 -6.50% 6
Kent +53 38 £37,500 +36.36% 4
Buckinghamshire +25 26 £35,000 -22.22% 4
SCCM
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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.

1 268 (67.17%) Windows
2 250 (62.66%) Microsoft
3 222 (55.64%) Active Directory
4 189 (47.37%) Office 365
5 172 (43.11%) Windows Server
6 171 (42.86%) VMware
7 150 (37.59%) ITIL
8 131 (32.83%) Microsoft Azure
9 113 (28.32%) PowerShell
10 108 (27.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 106 (26.57%) Cisco
12 105 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
13 104 (26.07%) Hyper-V
14 92 (23.06%) Citrix
15 76 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
16 69 (17.29%) Windows 10
17 68 (17.04%) Security Cleared
17 68 (17.04%) SCOM
18 66 (16.54%) Windows Server 2012
19 65 (16.29%) Windows 7
20 64 (16.04%) Windows Server 2008
20 64 (16.04%) Data Centre
20 64 (16.04%) Microsoft Certification
20 64 (16.04%) DNS
21 61 (15.29%) Migration
22 58 (14.54%) HP
22 58 (14.54%) SQL
23 52 (13.03%) MCSE
23 52 (13.03%) Skype
24 51 (12.78%) SCVMM

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 46 (11.53%) SharePoint
2 32 (8.02%) MS Exchange
3 26 (6.52%) Skype for Business
4 11 (2.76%) IIS
5 10 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (1.25%) OpenStack
7 5 (1.25%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.75%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 34 (8.52%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.75%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.25%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 2 (0.50%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 189 (47.37%) Office 365
2 131 (32.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (12.53%) Amazon AWS
4 40 (10.03%) Azure Active Directory
5 24 (6.02%) IaaS
6 15 (3.76%) PaaS
7 14 (3.51%) SaaS
8 6 (1.50%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 5 (1.25%) OneDrive
10 3 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.75%) Yammer
11 2 (0.50%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 64 (16.04%) DNS
2 52 (13.03%) Skype
3 51 (12.78%) DHCP
4 45 (11.28%) LAN
5 27 (6.77%) IP Telephony
5 27 (6.77%) Remote Desktop
5 27 (6.77%) WAN
6 26 (6.52%) BIG-IP
6 26 (6.52%) Firewall
7 23 (5.76%) VoIP
8 20 (5.01%) TCP/IP
8 20 (5.01%) VPN
9 18 (4.51%) Internet
10 17 (4.26%) SAN
11 11 (2.76%) VLAN
12 8 (2.01%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (2.01%) Network Security
13 7 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
14 6 (1.50%) Wireless
15 5 (1.25%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (10.28%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.76%) SQL Server 2014
3 14 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (3.51%) SQL Server 2016
4 7 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.25%) Big Data
5 5 (1.25%) MongoDB
5 5 (1.25%) NoSQL
5 5 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.00%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.50%) MySQL
8 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2019
8 2 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 29 (7.27%) MSI
2 24 (6.02%) AdminStudio
3 17 (4.26%) InstallShield
4 7 (1.75%) Git (software)
4 7 (1.75%) JIRA
4 7 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (1.75%) TeamCity
5 5 (1.25%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (0.50%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.25%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 36 (9.02%) Finance
2 26 (6.52%) Retail
3 23 (5.76%) Electronics
4 13 (3.26%) Banking
5 10 (2.51%) Legal
6 5 (1.25%) Advertising
6 5 (1.25%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.50%) Back Office
7 2 (0.50%) Military
8 1 (0.25%) Local Government
8 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 81 (20.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 67 (16.79%) Analyst
3 35 (8.77%) 3rd Line Support
3 35 (8.77%) Support Engineer
4 32 (8.02%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 31 (7.77%) Support Analyst
6 27 (6.77%) IT Engineer
7 26 (6.52%) IT Manager
7 26 (6.52%) IT Support
8 24 (6.02%) Applications Packager
8 24 (6.02%) Consultant
9 22 (5.51%) Architect
10 21 (5.26%) Technical Support
11 20 (5.01%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 17 (4.26%) Infrastructure Architect
13 16 (4.01%) Infrastructure Manager
14 15 (3.76%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
14 15 (3.76%) Systems Engineer
14 15 (3.76%) Technical Analyst
14 15 (3.76%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.51%) Software Packaging
2 8 (2.01%) Web Services
3 5 (1.25%) Web Services Management
4 4 (1.00%) JSON
5 2 (0.50%) OLE
5 2 (0.50%) REST
6 1 (0.25%) CSS
6 1 (0.25%) CSS3
6 1 (0.25%) HTML
6 1 (0.25%) HTML5
6 1 (0.25%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 64 (16.04%) Data Centre
2 31 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (4.26%) Clustering
4 15 (3.76%) Public Cloud
5 13 (3.26%) Management Information System
6 12 (3.01%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (2.01%) EFT
7 8 (2.01%) PKI
8 7 (1.75%) EPoS
8 7 (1.75%) Fat Client
8 7 (1.75%) Thin Client
9 6 (1.50%) Microsoft Licensing
9 6 (1.50%) NHS
9 6 (1.50%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (1.25%) BYOD
10 5 (1.25%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (1.25%) FMCG
10 5 (1.25%) User Experience
11 4 (1.00%) Driving Licence
11 4 (1.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 268 (67.17%) Windows
2 172 (43.11%) Windows Server
3 69 (17.29%) Windows 10
4 66 (16.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 65 (16.29%) Windows 7
6 64 (16.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (4.01%) Linux
8 9 (2.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (2.01%) Windows 8
10 7 (1.75%) Apple iOS
11 6 (1.50%) Windows XP
12 5 (1.25%) Mac OS X
13 4 (1.00%) Unix
14 2 (0.50%) Android
15 1 (0.25%) CentOS
15 1 (0.25%) HPUX
15 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.25%) Solaris
15 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (37.59%) ITIL
2 108 (27.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 76 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
4 61 (15.29%) Migration
5 47 (11.78%) Business Continuity
6 36 (9.02%) Project Management
7 32 (8.02%) Service Management
8 30 (7.52%) Server Management
9 29 (7.27%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (7.02%) Load Balancing
10 28 (7.02%) Service Delivery
11 27 (6.77%) Disaster Recovery
12 23 (5.76%) High Availability
12 23 (5.76%) Mobile Device Management
13 20 (5.01%) PRINCE2
14 19 (4.76%) Asset Management
15 18 (4.51%) Application Packaging
15 18 (4.51%) Computer Science
15 18 (4.51%) Process Improvement
16 17 (4.26%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 113 (28.32%) PowerShell
2 58 (14.54%) SQL
3 21 (5.26%) T-SQL
4 13 (3.26%) Java
5 6 (1.50%) Bash Shell
6 3 (0.75%) VB
6 3 (0.75%) VBScript
7 2 (0.50%) Python
8 1 (0.25%) ABAP
8 1 (0.25%) C
Qualifications
1 68 (17.04%) Security Cleared
2 64 (16.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 52 (13.03%) MCSE
4 40 (10.03%) SC Cleared
5 39 (9.77%) MCSA
6 27 (6.77%) Degree
7 23 (5.76%) DV Cleared
8 14 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
8 14 (3.51%) MCP
9 13 (3.26%) HNC
10 8 (2.01%) Citrix Certification
10 8 (2.01%) MCDST
11 6 (1.50%) CISSP
11 6 (1.50%) ISEB
12 5 (1.25%) CISMP
12 5 (1.25%) MCITP
13 4 (1.00%) CCNA
13 4 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
14 3 (0.75%) CCDP
14 3 (0.75%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.77%) SLA
2 30 (7.52%) Cyber Essentials
2 30 (7.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (6.02%) PMO
4 23 (5.76%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 16 (4.01%) GDPR
6 2 (0.50%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.25%) DICOM
7 1 (0.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 19770
7 1 (0.25%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.25%) QA
System Software
1 222 (55.64%) Active Directory
2 105 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 104 (26.07%) Hyper-V
4 38 (9.52%) Microsoft App-V
5 15 (3.76%) Virtual Machines
6 14 (3.51%) XenApp
7 13 (3.26%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (2.26%) XenDesktop
9 7 (1.75%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (1.50%) BitLocker
10 6 (1.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (1.25%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (0.75%) Virtual Desktop
12 3 (0.75%) vSphere
13 2 (0.50%) vCloud
14 1 (0.25%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 1 (0.25%) DFS Replication
14 1 (0.25%) Docker
14 1 (0.25%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 68 (17.04%) SCOM
2 51 (12.78%) SCVMM
3 48 (12.03%) Microsoft Intune
4 21 (5.26%) WSUS
5 16 (4.01%) Microsoft Clustering
6 13 (3.26%) BMC PATROL
7 10 (2.51%) vCenter Server
8 9 (2.26%) NetBackup
8 9 (2.26%) SCOrch
8 9 (2.26%) SCSM
8 9 (2.26%) Single Sign-On
9 8 (2.01%) Tivoli
10 7 (1.75%) Puppet
11 6 (1.50%) EMC NetWorker
11 6 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
12 5 (1.25%) Ansible
12 5 (1.25%) BladeLogic
12 5 (1.25%) Cisco Prime
12 5 (1.25%) Nagios
12 5 (1.25%) Nessus
Vendors
1 250 (62.66%) Microsoft
2 171 (42.86%) VMware
3 106 (26.57%) Cisco
4 92 (23.06%) Citrix
5 58 (14.54%) HP
6 32 (8.02%) Aruba
6 32 (8.02%) Dell
7 28 (7.02%) SolarWinds
8 27 (6.77%) F5
8 27 (6.77%) ServiceNow
9 24 (6.02%) Mitel
10 21 (5.26%) Veeam
11 18 (4.51%) BMC
12 17 (4.26%) Apple
12 17 (4.26%) Avaya
13 11 (2.76%) EMC
13 11 (2.76%) Oracle
14 10 (2.51%) Symantec
15 9 (2.26%) Sophos
16 7 (1.75%) Ivanti