Period
to 12 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 12 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
England > South West
6 months to
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 155 109 149
Rank change year-on-year -46 +40 +93
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 60 288 218
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 1.41% 2.87% 2.07%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.49% 23.06% 22.29%
Number of salaries quoted 65 262 161
Median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% - +28.23%
10th Percentile £27,650 £29,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £64,750 £69,875 £65,000
England median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.89% - +5.88%

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 West with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 572 1,249 978
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 13.41% 12.43% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 452 1,045 788
Median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,275 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +4.76%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing SCCM as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in the South West

SCCM
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for SCCM in the South West

SCCM
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing SCCM in the South West over the 6 months to 12 August 2020.

Salary histogram for SCCM in the South West

SCCM
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the South West region over the 6 months to 12 August 2020. 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
Somerset +28 16 £51,250 +52.99% 2
Bristol +61 15 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Gloucestershire -22 13 £42,500 -5.56%
Wiltshire -41 7 £47,500 -19.15% 5
Devon +27 5 £52,000 +42.47%
Dorset +31 4 £42,500 -26.09% 1
SCCM
England

For the 6 months to 12 August 2020, 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 West region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 42 (70.00%) Windows
2 41 (68.33%) Active Directory
3 34 (56.67%) Office 365
4 32 (53.33%) Microsoft
5 30 (50.00%) VMware
6 28 (46.67%) Azure
7 20 (33.33%) Citrix
8 18 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (26.67%) SCOM
9 16 (26.67%) Cisco
10 15 (25.00%) Windows 10
11 14 (23.33%) Linux
11 14 (23.33%) ITIL
12 13 (21.67%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (21.67%) Windows Server
13 12 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 12 (20.00%) Hyper-V
13 12 (20.00%) SQL Server
14 11 (18.33%) Security Cleared
14 11 (18.33%) Windows 7
14 11 (18.33%) Security Patching
15 10 (16.67%) PowerShell
15 10 (16.67%) SAN
15 10 (16.67%) MCSE
15 10 (16.67%) LAN
15 10 (16.67%) SLA
15 10 (16.67%) Finance
16 9 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
16 9 (15.00%) WAN
16 9 (15.00%) Dell

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 6 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.67%) Skype for Business
3 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.67%) Confluence
4 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.67%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (3.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Faxination
Cloud Services
1 34 (56.67%) Office 365
2 28 (46.67%) Azure
3 5 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (3.33%) AWS
4 2 (3.33%) Azure Stack
4 2 (3.33%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.67%) LAN
1 10 (16.67%) SAN
2 9 (15.00%) WAN
2 9 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (11.67%) DNS
3 7 (11.67%) NAS
3 7 (11.67%) TCP/IP
3 7 (11.67%) WLAN
4 6 (10.00%) DHCP
5 4 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (6.67%) Skype
5 4 (6.67%) Unified Communications
5 4 (6.67%) VoIP
6 2 (3.33%) Firewall
6 2 (3.33%) NetScaler
6 2 (3.33%) VLAN
6 2 (3.33%) Wireless
7 1 (1.67%) MPLS
7 1 (1.67%) OSPF
7 1 (1.67%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) JIRA
1 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.67%) MSI
2 1 (1.67%) TestRail
2 1 (1.67%) Zephyr
General
1 10 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Public Sector
3 4 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.33%) Law
4 2 (3.33%) Legal
4 2 (3.33%) Local Government
4 2 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (18.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 11 (18.33%) Analyst
3 8 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Support Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Architect
5 6 (10.00%) IT Support
5 6 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (8.33%) IT Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Deskside Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Desktop Support
7 4 (6.67%) IT Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Data Centre Consultant
8 3 (5.00%) Deskside Support Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Professional Services Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) .NET
1 2 (3.33%) LDAP
2 1 (1.67%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.67%) iPad
3 4 (6.67%) iPhone
3 4 (6.67%) iSeries
3 4 (6.67%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.33%) CMDB
4 2 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 42 (70.00%) Windows
2 15 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 14 (23.33%) Linux
4 13 (21.67%) Windows Server
5 11 (18.33%) Windows 7
6 5 (8.33%) Android
6 5 (8.33%) Apple iOS
6 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (6.67%) SUSE
7 4 (6.67%) Unix
8 3 (5.00%) CentOS
9 2 (3.33%) Mac OS
9 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.67%) Debian
10 1 (1.67%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2016
10 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.33%) ITIL
2 12 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 11 (18.33%) Security Patching
4 9 (15.00%) Mentoring
4 9 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (13.33%) Change Management
5 8 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (11.67%) Computer Science
6 7 (11.67%) Decision-Making
6 7 (11.67%) Systems Engineering
7 6 (10.00%) Problem Management
7 6 (10.00%) Service Management
8 5 (8.33%) ITSM
8 5 (8.33%) Project Delivery
8 5 (8.33%) Service Desk Management
9 4 (6.67%) Break/Fix
9 4 (6.67%) Configuration Management
9 4 (6.67%) Incident Management
9 4 (6.67%) Network Management
10 3 (5.00%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 7 (11.67%) VBScript
3 5 (8.33%) SQL
4 2 (3.33%) C
4 2 (3.33%) C#
4 2 (3.33%) Python
4 2 (3.33%) VB
5 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (21.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (18.33%) Security Cleared
3 10 (16.67%) MCSE
4 7 (11.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (11.67%) Degree
5 6 (10.00%) DV Cleared
5 6 (10.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (5.00%) CCNA
6 3 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (5.00%) MCSA
6 3 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.67%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.67%) SLA
2 3 (5.00%) GDPR
2 3 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 41 (68.33%) Active Directory
2 18 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (6.67%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (5.00%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (5.00%) XenApp
7 2 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (3.33%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.67%) Docker
8 1 (1.67%) Firmware
8 1 (1.67%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.67%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 16 (26.67%) SCOM
2 7 (11.67%) SCVMM
3 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (3.33%) AppDNA
4 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (3.33%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.33%) SCOrch
4 2 (3.33%) vCenter Server
4 2 (3.33%) vRealize
5 1 (1.67%) Ansible
5 1 (1.67%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.67%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.67%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.67%) Puppet
5 1 (1.67%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 32 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 30 (50.00%) VMware
3 20 (33.33%) Citrix
4 16 (26.67%) Cisco
5 9 (15.00%) Dell
6 8 (13.33%) HP
7 7 (11.67%) 3PAR
8 6 (10.00%) Apple
9 5 (8.33%) Meraki
9 5 (8.33%) Mitel
10 4 (6.67%) Aruba
10 4 (6.67%) IBM
11 3 (5.00%) Red Hat
12 2 (3.33%) Dynatrace
12 2 (3.33%) Rapid7
12 2 (3.33%) ServiceNow
12 2 (3.33%) Veeam
12 2 (3.33%) Veritas
13 1 (1.67%) MobileIron
13 1 (1.67%) Splunk