Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Systems Management Server (SMS) skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Systems Management Server (SMS) over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 508 577 602
Rank change year-on-year +69 +25 -81
Permanent jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 47 11 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.031% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.01% 0.35% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 46 6 42
South East median annual salary £33,250 £22,000 £34,875
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.14% -36.92% +16.25%
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £22,500 £46,675
England median annual salary £34,000 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -24.44% +15.38% +11.43%

Systems Management Server (SMS) 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 2341 3099 3371
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 7.60% 8.83% 7.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1992 2516 2707
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £30,000 £29,400
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.91% +1.00% +5.26%

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Systems Management Server (SMS) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Management Server (SMS) in the South East

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) in the South East.

Salary trend for Systems Management Server (SMS) in the South East

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) in the South East over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Management Server (SMS) in the South East

Systems Management Server (SMS)
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 Systems Management Server (SMS) within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 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 +45 25 £30,250 +37.50% 1
Surrey +23 16 £33,500 +45.65%
Berkshire +50 13 £26,250 -
Oxfordshire +9 8 £26,750 +21.59% 1
Hampshire +17 4 £33,750 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 4 £42,500 -
East Sussex - 1 £32,500 -
Kent - 1 £35,000 -
Systems Management Server (SMS)
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 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 Systems Management Server (SMS).

1 34 (72.34%) Microsoft
2 23 (48.94%) Windows
3 22 (46.81%) Active Directory
4 17 (36.17%) Office 365
5 16 (34.04%) Windows Server
6 13 (27.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (25.53%) DNS
7 12 (25.53%) SQL
8 11 (23.40%) DHCP
8 11 (23.40%) HP
9 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Office
9 10 (21.28%) VMware
10 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
10 9 (19.15%) MS Exchange
10 9 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (17.02%) SAN
11 8 (17.02%) SLA
11 8 (17.02%) Cisco
12 7 (14.89%) Service Management
12 7 (14.89%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (14.89%) PowerShell
12 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Azure
12 7 (14.89%) VLAN
13 6 (12.77%) Hyper-V
13 6 (12.77%) VPN
13 6 (12.77%) ITIL
14 5 (10.64%) MCSE
14 5 (10.64%) SharePoint

Systems Management Server (SMS)
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 9 (19.15%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.26%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.13%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (36.17%) Office 365
2 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.26%) IaaS
4 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.13%) PaaS
4 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.53%) DNS
2 11 (23.40%) DHCP
3 8 (17.02%) SAN
4 7 (14.89%) VLAN
5 6 (12.77%) VPN
6 4 (8.51%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (4.26%) Firewall
7 2 (4.26%) Skype
7 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.13%) LAN
8 1 (2.13%) NAS
8 1 (2.13%) Network Security
8 1 (2.13%) VoIP
8 1 (2.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.13%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.13%) Big Data
4 1 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.13%) Impala
4 1 (2.13%) QlikView
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) ERwin
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (2.13%) Toad
1 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.13%) Finance
1 1 (2.13%) Legal
1 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (19.15%) Support Engineer
2 8 (17.02%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 8 (17.02%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (14.89%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (14.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) IT Support
4 6 (12.77%) Technical Support
5 5 (10.64%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 4 (8.51%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Support Technician
6 4 (8.51%) Systems Support
7 3 (6.38%) Applications Support
7 3 (6.38%) Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) .NET
2 3 (6.38%) CSS
2 3 (6.38%) HTML
3 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.26%) HTML5
3 2 (4.26%) jQuery
3 2 (4.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.13%) CSS3
4 1 (2.13%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.13%) LESS
4 1 (2.13%) LINQ
4 1 (2.13%) LINQ to SQL
4 1 (2.13%) Sass
4 1 (2.13%) WCF
4 1 (2.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (10.64%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.51%) Fat Client
2 4 (8.51%) Thin Client
3 3 (6.38%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.38%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.13%) Clustering
4 1 (2.13%) HP Storage
4 1 (2.13%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 23 (48.94%) Windows
2 16 (34.04%) Windows Server
3 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (8.51%) Mac OS X
4 4 (8.51%) Windows XP
5 3 (6.38%) Unix
6 2 (4.26%) Linux
6 2 (4.26%) Windows 10
6 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.89%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (14.89%) Service Management
2 6 (12.77%) ITIL
3 5 (10.64%) Asset Management
3 5 (10.64%) Statistics
4 4 (8.51%) Business Continuity
4 4 (8.51%) Change Management
4 4 (8.51%) Computer Security
4 4 (8.51%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.26%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (4.26%) Data Architecture
5 2 (4.26%) Data Modelling
5 2 (4.26%) DevOps
5 2 (4.26%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.26%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.26%) MVC
5 2 (4.26%) Presales
6 1 (2.13%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.53%) SQL
2 7 (14.89%) PowerShell
3 4 (8.51%) C#
4 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.26%) Perl
5 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.26%) Python
5 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.13%) VB
6 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.64%) MCSE
3 4 (8.51%) Degree
4 1 (2.13%) CISM
4 1 (2.13%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.02%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 22 (46.81%) Active Directory
2 9 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (12.77%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.38%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (4.26%) vCloud
5 2 (4.26%) vSphere
6 1 (2.13%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.13%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) SCCM
1 2 (4.26%) SCOM
1 2 (4.26%) vCenter Server
2 1 (2.13%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 34 (72.34%) Microsoft
2 11 (23.40%) HP
3 10 (21.28%) VMware
4 8 (17.02%) Cisco
5 5 (10.64%) Apple
6 2 (4.26%) 3PAR
6 2 (4.26%) Acronis
6 2 (4.26%) Aruba
6 2 (4.26%) Dell
6 2 (4.26%) EqualLogic
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle
6 2 (4.26%) Veeam
7 1 (2.13%) Adobe
7 1 (2.13%) Google
7 1 (2.13%) Mitel
7 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.13%) Sophos
7 1 (2.13%) Symantec
7 1 (2.13%) Tableau