Period
to 14 June 2021

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 14 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
England > South West
6 months to
14 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 214 149 130
Rank change year-on-year -65 -19 +34
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 74 89 245
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 1.00% 1.65% 2.49%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.67% 14.29% 21.47%
Number of salaries quoted 60 74 219
10th Percentile £24,925 £24,538 £29,000
25th Percentile £29,500 £27,500 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - -11.11% -
75th Percentile £45,000 £53,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £75,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22% +3.45%

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 1,109 623 1,141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 14.95% 11.56% 11.59%
Number of salaries quoted 703 505 955
10th Percentile £32,750 £29,150 £31,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,750 £51,593 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -1.63% +8.62% +5.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £60,875
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%

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 14 June 2021.

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 14 June 2021. 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
Bristol -50 41 £38,000 +16.92% 5
Cornwall - 12 £32,750 -
Wiltshire +4 10 £50,000 +69.49% 6
Dorset -15 5 £42,500 -1.61%
Gloucestershire -40 4 £46,500 +9.41% 1
Devon -5 1 £30,000 -42.86% 1
Somerset -16 1 £45,000 -33.33% 2
SCCM
England

For the 6 months to 14 June 2021, 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 56 (75.68%) Windows
2 51 (68.92%) Active Directory
3 42 (56.76%) Microsoft
4 36 (48.65%) Microsoft 365
5 34 (45.95%) Azure
6 31 (41.89%) Windows 10
7 25 (33.78%) Windows Server
8 22 (29.73%) VMware
9 21 (28.38%) Citrix
10 19 (25.68%) PowerShell
11 18 (24.32%) Service Delivery
11 18 (24.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 17 (22.97%) Social Skills
12 17 (22.97%) ITIL
13 15 (20.27%) Android
13 15 (20.27%) Application Packaging
13 15 (20.27%) Microsoft Office
13 15 (20.27%) Microsoft Intune
14 13 (17.57%) Finance
14 13 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (16.22%) DevOps
15 12 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
15 12 (16.22%) Remote Desktop
15 12 (16.22%) Collaborative Working
16 11 (14.86%) iManage
16 11 (14.86%) Service Management
17 10 (13.51%) Apple
17 10 (13.51%) DNS
17 10 (13.51%) Cisco
17 10 (13.51%) Security Cleared

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 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.76%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.41%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.35%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (20.27%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 36 (48.65%) Microsoft 365
2 34 (45.95%) Azure
3 4 (5.41%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (5.41%) IaaS
3 4 (5.41%) PaaS
4 2 (2.70%) AWS
5 1 (1.35%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.35%) Power Platform
5 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.22%) Remote Desktop
2 10 (13.51%) DNS
3 8 (10.81%) Cisco IOS
3 8 (10.81%) Cisco ISE
4 6 (8.11%) Skype
4 6 (8.11%) VPN
5 5 (6.76%) SAN
6 4 (5.41%) DHCP
6 4 (5.41%) Firewall
7 2 (2.70%) LAN
7 2 (2.70%) WAN
7 2 (2.70%) Wireless
8 1 (1.35%) IMAP
8 1 (1.35%) Internet
8 1 (1.35%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.35%) Network Security
8 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.35%) VLAN
8 1 (1.35%) VSAN
8 1 (1.35%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.81%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (5.41%) MSI
2 3 (4.05%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.35%) SonarQube
3 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (22.97%) Social Skills
2 13 (17.57%) Finance
3 6 (8.11%) Legal
4 5 (6.76%) Law
4 5 (6.76%) Public Sector
5 4 (5.41%) Documentation Skills
6 2 (2.70%) Retail
7 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.35%) Electronics
7 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.35%) Marketing
7 1 (1.35%) Military
7 1 (1.35%) Organisational Skills
7 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (27.03%) Support Engineer
2 17 (22.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (13.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 10 (13.51%) IT Support
4 9 (12.16%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 9 (12.16%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (12.16%) Cloud Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) Analyst
5 8 (10.81%) VMware Engineer
6 7 (9.46%) IT Engineer
6 7 (9.46%) Support Analyst
6 7 (9.46%) VMware Support Engineer
7 6 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (8.11%) Applications Packager
7 6 (8.11%) IT Analyst
7 6 (8.11%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) SCCM Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Data Centre
2 8 (10.81%) PKI
3 4 (5.41%) NHS
4 3 (4.05%) Clustering
4 3 (4.05%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.70%) BYOD
5 2 (2.70%) iPhone
6 1 (1.35%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.35%) CMDB
6 1 (1.35%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 56 (75.68%) Windows
2 31 (41.89%) Windows 10
3 25 (33.78%) Windows Server
4 15 (20.27%) Android
5 10 (13.51%) Mac OS
6 9 (12.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (10.81%) Mac OS X
8 6 (8.11%) Apple iOS
8 6 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (8.11%) Windows Server 2019
9 3 (4.05%) Linux
9 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2016
10 1 (1.35%) Unix
10 1 (1.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 18 (24.32%) Service Delivery
2 17 (22.97%) ITIL
3 15 (20.27%) Application Packaging
4 13 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (16.22%) Collaborative Working
5 12 (16.22%) DevOps
6 11 (14.86%) Service Management
7 10 (13.51%) Creative Thinking
7 10 (13.51%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 9 (12.16%) Mobile Device Management
9 8 (10.81%) Configuration Management
9 8 (10.81%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (5.41%) Antivirus Management
10 4 (5.41%) Asset Management
10 4 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (4.05%) Infrastructure as Code
11 3 (4.05%) Project Management
11 3 (4.05%) Server Building
12 2 (2.70%) Proactive Maintenance
Programming Languages
1 19 (25.68%) PowerShell
2 9 (12.16%) SQL
3 3 (4.05%) Bash Shell
3 3 (4.05%) Perl
3 3 (4.05%) PHP
3 3 (4.05%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (13.51%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 7 (9.46%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.05%) Degree
5 3 (4.05%) DV Cleared
5 3 (4.05%) MCSE
6 1 (1.35%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (5.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.35%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (1.35%) ISO 22301
2 1 (1.35%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.35%) PMO
System Software
1 51 (68.92%) Active Directory
2 12 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (10.81%) BitLocker
4 7 (9.46%) Hyper-V
5 5 (6.76%) XenApp
6 3 (4.05%) vSphere
7 2 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (2.70%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.70%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.35%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 15 (20.27%) Microsoft Intune
2 9 (12.16%) Jamf Pro
3 7 (9.46%) NetBackup
4 3 (4.05%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 1 (1.35%) Ansible
5 1 (1.35%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.35%) Puppet
5 1 (1.35%) SCOM
5 1 (1.35%) vRealize
5 1 (1.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (56.76%) Microsoft
2 22 (29.73%) VMware
3 21 (28.38%) Citrix
4 11 (14.86%) iManage
5 10 (13.51%) Apple
5 10 (13.51%) Cisco
6 9 (12.16%) Veeam
7 7 (9.46%) Symantec
8 3 (4.05%) Meraki
9 2 (2.70%) Dell
9 2 (2.70%) HP
9 2 (2.70%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.70%) Splunk
10 1 (1.35%) DataCore
10 1 (1.35%) Forcepoint
10 1 (1.35%) Google
10 1 (1.35%) IBM
10 1 (1.35%) Mitel
10 1 (1.35%) SAP
10 1 (1.35%) ServiceNow