Period
to 9 December 2019

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 9 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
England > South West
6 months to
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 138 147 197
Rank change year-on-year +9 +50 +55
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 213 208 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.24% 2.09% 1.47%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.45% 21.99% 17.63%
Number of salaries quoted 179 171 116
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -1.84%
10th Percentile £25,500 £31,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £55,000 £47,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +2.41%

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 1,095 946 851
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 11.50% 9.51% 8.36%
Number of salaries quoted 885 784 688
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +1.85% +5.88%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing SCCM as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCCM in the South West.

Salary trend for SCCM in the South West

SCCM
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in the South West over the 6 months to 9 December 2019.

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 9 December 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
Wiltshire -18 92 £50,000 - 1
Gloucestershire +26 61 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Bristol +16 28 £31,500 -7.35% 8
Dorset -7 17 £42,500 +9.59% 4
Somerset +15 13 £23,750 -48.65% 3
Devon -17 1 £26,500 -24.29% 3
SCCM
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 West region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 170 (79.81%) Windows
2 153 (71.83%) Active Directory
3 122 (57.28%) Microsoft
4 117 (54.93%) Security Cleared
5 85 (39.91%) Linux
6 81 (38.03%) ITIL
7 71 (33.33%) VMware
8 68 (31.92%) Public Sector
9 67 (31.46%) SCOM
10 66 (30.99%) Azure
11 65 (30.52%) VMware Infrastructure
12 61 (28.64%) Office 365
13 60 (28.17%) Cisco
14 58 (27.23%) PowerShell
14 58 (27.23%) Windows 7
15 56 (26.29%) DV Cleared
15 56 (26.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 55 (25.82%) Windows 10
17 53 (24.88%) Microsoft App-V
18 52 (24.41%) Windows Server
19 47 (22.07%) SharePoint
19 47 (22.07%) Citrix
20 45 (21.13%) Hyper-V
20 45 (21.13%) Windows Server 2012
21 38 (17.84%) Firewall
22 36 (16.90%) SQL Server
23 34 (15.96%) Problem-Solving
24 33 (15.49%) Security Monitoring
24 33 (15.49%) Data Protection
25 32 (15.02%) SQL

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 47 (22.07%) SharePoint
2 26 (12.21%) MS Exchange
3 12 (5.63%) Confluence
3 12 (5.63%) Skype for Business
4 9 (4.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (12.21%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (7.51%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 66 (30.99%) Azure
2 61 (28.64%) Office 365
3 26 (12.21%) OneDrive
4 23 (10.80%) AWS
5 22 (10.33%) Azure Stack
6 6 (2.82%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (1.41%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.47%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 38 (17.84%) Firewall
2 28 (13.15%) Skype
3 26 (12.21%) NetScaler
3 26 (12.21%) WAN
4 21 (9.86%) DHCP
4 21 (9.86%) DNS
4 21 (9.86%) Unified Communications
5 20 (9.39%) Intrusion Detection
5 20 (9.39%) TCP/IP
6 19 (8.92%) Cisco Nexus
7 14 (6.57%) Software-Defined Networking
8 9 (4.23%) LAN
9 8 (3.76%) SAN
10 5 (2.35%) Internet
10 5 (2.35%) Wireless
11 4 (1.88%) NAS
11 4 (1.88%) Network Security
11 4 (1.88%) VLAN
11 4 (1.88%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (1.41%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (16.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.94%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 22 (10.33%) Visual Studio
2 20 (9.39%) JIRA
3 16 (7.51%) TestRail
3 16 (7.51%) Zephyr
4 14 (6.57%) MSI
5 4 (1.88%) GCC
6 3 (1.41%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.47%) AdminStudio
7 1 (0.47%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.47%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 68 (31.92%) Public Sector
2 21 (9.86%) Telecoms
3 20 (9.39%) Finance
4 18 (8.45%) Manufacturing
5 17 (7.98%) Marketing
6 16 (7.51%) Electronics
7 10 (4.69%) Retail
8 7 (3.29%) Legal
9 5 (2.35%) Banking
10 4 (1.88%) Back Office
10 4 (1.88%) Law
11 2 (0.94%) Military
12 1 (0.47%) Advertising
12 1 (0.47%) Local Government
12 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 56 (26.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 33 (15.49%) Architect
3 29 (13.62%) Solutions Architect
4 22 (10.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 22 (10.33%) Desktop Engineer
5 21 (9.86%) Support Engineer
6 19 (8.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 16 (7.51%) Network Architect
8 14 (6.57%) 2nd Line Support
8 14 (6.57%) Analyst
9 13 (6.10%) Support Analyst
10 12 (5.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 9 (4.23%) IT Support
11 9 (4.23%) Lead Tester
11 9 (4.23%) Technical Leader
11 9 (4.23%) Technical Tester
11 9 (4.23%) Tester
12 8 (3.76%) Desktop Support
13 7 (3.29%) Applications Support
13 7 (3.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.10%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.47%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.21%) Management Information System
2 17 (7.98%) Data Centre
3 15 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (6.57%) Hybrid Cloud
5 7 (3.29%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (2.82%) Blackberry
6 6 (2.82%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (2.35%) e-Learning
7 5 (2.35%) Smartphone
7 5 (2.35%) Social Network
7 5 (2.35%) User Experience
8 4 (1.88%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.88%) iPad
9 3 (1.41%) Mobile Computing
9 3 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.94%) CMDB
10 2 (0.94%) Handset
10 2 (0.94%) PKI
10 2 (0.94%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 170 (79.81%) Windows
2 85 (39.91%) Linux
3 58 (27.23%) Windows 7
4 55 (25.82%) Windows 10
5 52 (24.41%) Windows Server
6 45 (21.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (13.62%) Mac OS
8 24 (11.27%) Unix
9 15 (7.04%) CentOS
10 14 (6.57%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (1.41%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.41%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (38.03%) ITIL
2 56 (26.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 34 (15.96%) Problem-Solving
4 33 (15.49%) Data Protection
4 33 (15.49%) Security Monitoring
5 32 (15.02%) PRINCE2
6 29 (13.62%) Architectural Design
6 29 (13.62%) Technical Architecture
7 25 (11.74%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (11.74%) Application Packaging
8 24 (11.27%) CRM
8 24 (11.27%) ITIL V3
9 21 (9.86%) MODAF
10 19 (8.92%) Cybersecurity
10 19 (8.92%) Project Delivery
10 19 (8.92%) Project Management
11 18 (8.45%) ITSM
11 18 (8.45%) Programme Management
11 18 (8.45%) Service Delivery
12 17 (7.98%) Break/Fix
Programming Languages
1 58 (27.23%) PowerShell
2 32 (15.02%) SQL
3 20 (9.39%) PHP
3 20 (9.39%) Python
4 17 (7.98%) JavaScript
5 6 (2.82%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.41%) Perl
7 1 (0.47%) VB
7 1 (0.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 117 (54.93%) Security Cleared
2 56 (26.29%) DV Cleared
3 25 (11.74%) SC Cleared
4 14 (6.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (6.57%) TOGAF Certification
5 13 (6.10%) Degree
5 13 (6.10%) MCP
6 12 (5.63%) CCNA
6 12 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (5.16%) CCA
7 11 (5.16%) RHCE
8 10 (4.69%) Citrix Certification
8 10 (4.69%) ISTQB
8 10 (4.69%) MCSA
8 10 (4.69%) MCSE
9 9 (4.23%) CEH
9 9 (4.23%) ISEB
9 9 (4.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (2.35%) A+ Certification
11 3 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 8 (3.76%) SLA
3 5 (2.35%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (1.41%) PMO
5 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 153 (71.83%) Active Directory
2 65 (30.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (24.88%) Microsoft App-V
4 45 (21.13%) Hyper-V
5 28 (13.15%) XenApp
6 23 (10.80%) XenDesktop
7 17 (7.98%) Virtual Desktop
8 7 (3.29%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (3.29%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (2.82%) vSphere
10 3 (1.41%) Docker
10 3 (1.41%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.94%) Xen
12 1 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 67 (31.46%) SCOM
2 22 (10.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 22 (10.33%) SCOrch
3 17 (7.98%) vRealize
4 8 (3.76%) Microsoft Intune
5 7 (3.29%) NetBackup
5 7 (3.29%) Puppet
6 4 (1.88%) vCenter Server
7 3 (1.41%) Ansible
7 3 (1.41%) Kubernetes
7 3 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.94%) WSUS
9 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 1 (0.47%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 122 (57.28%) Microsoft
2 71 (33.33%) VMware
3 60 (28.17%) Cisco
4 47 (22.07%) Citrix
5 18 (8.45%) SAP
6 17 (7.98%) Splunk
7 11 (5.16%) HP
7 11 (5.16%) Veeam
8 10 (4.69%) Apple
9 9 (4.23%) Atlassian
10 8 (3.76%) Dell
11 7 (3.29%) Fortinet
11 7 (3.29%) Veritas
12 6 (2.82%) Tradeweb
13 4 (1.88%) Canon
13 4 (1.88%) EMC
13 4 (1.88%) F5
13 4 (1.88%) Snow
13 4 (1.88%) SolarWinds
14 3 (1.41%) Palo Alto