Period
to 19 August 2019

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 19 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 506 490 516
Rank change year-on-year -16 +26 +87
Permanent jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 14 53 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.054% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.49% 2.05% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 13 42 34
South East median annual salary £36,500 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.29% +6.06% -17.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £21,275 £21,325
90th Percentile £50,000 £48,750 £47,625
England median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +4.48% +4.69%

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 2,849 2,586 2,438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 10.94% 8.74% 8.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2,235 2,016 2,021
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.53% -
10th Percentile £32,200 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £77,800 £73,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 19 August 2019.

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 19 August 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
Kent - 6 £34,000 -
Hampshire -11 4 £34,500 +21.05%
Thames Valley +12 3 £50,000 +33.33% 3
Berkshire +8 3 £50,000 +42.86% 1
Surrey +16 1 £55,000 +52.78%
Systems Management Server (SMS)
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2019, IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 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 Systems Management Server (SMS).

1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) DNS
2 12 (85.71%) Firewall
2 12 (85.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 11 (78.57%) Windows 10
3 11 (78.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (78.57%) LAN
3 11 (78.57%) ITIL
3 11 (78.57%) Cisco
4 10 (71.43%) Unix
4 10 (71.43%) SLA
4 10 (71.43%) Citrix
4 10 (71.43%) Thin Client
4 10 (71.43%) Terminal Server
4 10 (71.43%) Linux
4 10 (71.43%) WAN
4 10 (71.43%) DHCP
4 10 (71.43%) TCP/IP
4 10 (71.43%) Application Packaging
4 10 (71.43%) WSUS
4 10 (71.43%) Fat Client
4 10 (71.43%) IP Telephony
4 10 (71.43%) Wireless
4 10 (71.43%) Replication
4 10 (71.43%) VMware
4 10 (71.43%) Performance Monitoring
4 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
4 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (71.43%) DFS Replication
4 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012

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 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (7.14%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) DNS
1 12 (85.71%) Firewall
2 11 (78.57%) LAN
3 10 (71.43%) DHCP
3 10 (71.43%) IP Telephony
3 10 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 10 (71.43%) WAN
3 10 (71.43%) Wireless
4 3 (21.43%) VoIP
5 2 (14.29%) Internet
6 1 (7.14%) SSL
6 1 (7.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Big Data
General
1 2 (14.29%) Legal
1 2 (14.29%) Public Sector
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Server Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Linux Server Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Unix Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Unix Server Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) WAN Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Fat Client
1 10 (71.43%) Replication
1 10 (71.43%) Thin Client
2 2 (14.29%) Internet of Things
2 2 (14.29%) Robotics
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows 10
3 10 (71.43%) Linux
3 10 (71.43%) Unix
3 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 1 (7.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 11 (78.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (78.57%) ITIL
3 10 (71.43%) Application Packaging
3 10 (71.43%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (50.00%) Incident Management
5 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL V3
6 3 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (14.29%) Migration
7 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
8 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (7.14%) Analytics
8 1 (7.14%) Campaign Management
8 1 (7.14%) Direct Marketing
8 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) PMP
3 1 (7.14%) A+ Certification
3 1 (7.14%) ACSP
3 1 (7.14%) ACTC
3 1 (7.14%) ISEB
3 1 (7.14%) MCDST
3 1 (7.14%) MCTS
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (71.43%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) DFS Replication
1 10 (71.43%) Terminal Server
1 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
3 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (71.43%) WSUS
2 1 (7.14%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) Citrix
2 10 (71.43%) VMware
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) HP
5 3 (21.43%) 3Com
5 3 (21.43%) Palo Alto
5 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
6 1 (7.14%) Apple
6 1 (7.14%) NetApp
6 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (7.14%) SAP