The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SCCM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
UK
Rank 247 264 217
Rank change year-on-year +17 -47  
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 1105 1307 1604
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.32% 1.26% 1.51%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.99% 15.68% 20.23%
Number of salaries quoted 900 1085 1340
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  

SCCM is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 6912 8335 7930
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.23% 8.06% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5616 6713 6303
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SCCM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in the UK

SCCM
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SCCM in the UK

SCCM
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SCCM in the UK

SCCM
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the UK over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +16 1047 £42,500 +4.93% 120
London +28 418 £49,408 -1.18% 41
South East +11 196 £42,000 +5.00% 18
East of England +54 127 £40,500 -2.40% 16
East Midlands +22 78 £37,500 +29.31% 12
City of London -4 69 £57,500 +15.00% 9
Surrey +39 66 £30,000 -28.99% 4
Yorkshire -2 64 £40,750 +8.66% 5
West Midlands +36 59 £45,000 +23.59% 11
West Yorkshire +21 58 £41,000 +12.32% 4
North West -32 55 £35,000 +6.87% 7
Hertfordshire +30 54 £40,500 -2.40% 10
Berkshire -9 46 £52,500 +5.00% 4
Oxfordshire +17 45 £45,000 +20.00% 6
Manchester -1 43 £35,000 -6.66% 5
South West -24 40 £39,500 +21.53% 9
Birmingham +17 39 £45,000 +14.64% 3
Leeds +20 36 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Nottinghamshire +30 32 £37,500 +20.00% 5
Essex +29 32 £50,000 +14.94%
Nottingham +28 30 £36,250 +7.40% 4
Scotland -2 28 £45,000 +28.57% 8
Hampshire +36 24 £43,250 +29.10% 1
Northamptonshire +35 23 £42,500 +68.31% 1
Hatfield +26 23 £32,500 -21.68% 4
Woking +25 19 £32,500 -13.33%
Cambridgeshire +11 19 £40,000 -1.23% 2
Derbyshire +4 19 £29,000 -6.45% 2
Reading +21 17 £51,250 +2.50% 1
Edinburgh -1 17 £47,500 +26.66% 2

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing SCCM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SCCM.

1 1847 (81.19%) Windows
2 1577 (69.32%) Active Directory
3 1360 (59.78%) Microsoft
4 1028 (45.19%) Windows Server
5 980 (43.08%) VMware
6 739 (32.48%) ITIL
7 655 (28.79%) Citrix
8 640 (28.13%) MS Exchange
9 635 (27.91%) Windows Server 2012
10 600 (26.37%) Office 365
11 578 (25.41%) VMware Infrastructure
12 569 (25.01%) SCOM
13 547 (24.04%) Windows Server 2008
14 533 (23.43%) PowerShell
15 504 (22.15%) Windows 7
16 445 (19.56%) MS Excel
17 407 (17.89%) Microsoft Certification
18 399 (17.54%) DNS
19 389 (17.10%) Microsoft Azure
20 377 (16.57%) Hyper-V
21 371 (16.31%) Cisco
22 369 (16.22%) Finance
23 367 (16.13%) MS Office
24 351 (15.43%) Windows 10
25 347 (15.25%) SQL Server
26 342 (15.03%) Data Centre
27 316 (13.89%) DHCP
28 313 (13.76%) Exchange Server 2010
29 312 (13.71%) Linux
30 294 (12.92%) SQL

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 640 (28.13%) MS Exchange
2 313 (13.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 252 (11.08%) Skype for Business
4 223 (9.80%) SharePoint
5 190 (8.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 151 (6.64%) IIS
7 97 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
8 29 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 18 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
10 15 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
10 15 (0.66%) Tomcat
11 14 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
12 12 (0.53%) IBM Domino
13 8 (0.35%) Office Communications Server
14 7 (0.31%) CMS
14 7 (0.31%) Umbraco
15 6 (0.26%) Apache
16 5 (0.22%) JBoss
16 5 (0.22%) SAS
16 5 (0.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 445 (19.56%) MS Excel
2 367 (16.13%) MS Office
3 24 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (0.57%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.31%) MS Project
6 1 (0.044%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.044%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.044%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (0.70%) assyst
2 13 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.31%) Eikon
5 6 (0.26%) Sentinel
6 5 (0.22%) Remedy AR System
7 3 (0.13%) OpenText MBPM
7 3 (0.13%) Visualfiles
8 2 (0.088%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.088%) Oracle 11i
8 2 (0.088%) Workfront
9 1 (0.044%) Bloomberg TOMS
9 1 (0.044%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.044%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.044%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 600 (26.37%) Office 365
2 389 (17.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 156 (6.86%) Amazon AWS
4 53 (2.33%) IaaS
5 34 (1.49%) SaaS
6 32 (1.41%) Azure Active Directory
7 25 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
8 22 (0.97%) PaaS
9 15 (0.66%) G Suite
9 15 (0.66%) OneDrive
10 10 (0.44%) Yammer
11 7 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (0.31%) Mimecast
12 6 (0.26%) Amazon S3
12 6 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 5 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
13 5 (0.22%) iPaaS
14 4 (0.18%) GitHub
14 4 (0.18%) iTunes
15 3 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 399 (17.54%) DNS
2 316 (13.89%) DHCP
3 268 (11.78%) LAN
4 264 (11.60%) SAN
5 252 (11.08%) Firewall
6 232 (10.20%) WAN
7 205 (9.01%) TCP/IP
8 180 (7.91%) Skype
9 150 (6.59%) VPN
10 96 (4.22%) Internet
11 71 (3.12%) Network Security
11 71 (3.12%) VLAN
12 66 (2.90%) VoIP
13 64 (2.81%) Wireless
14 61 (2.68%) NAS
15 43 (1.89%) NetScaler
16 39 (1.71%) MPLS
17 36 (1.58%) iSCSI
17 36 (1.58%) LDAP
18 33 (1.45%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 347 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 88 (3.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 83 (3.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 42 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 31 (1.36%) SQL Server 2014
6 18 (0.79%) MySQL
7 16 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (0.31%) Relational Database
10 5 (0.22%) Big Data
10 5 (0.22%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (0.22%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (0.18%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.18%) MongoDB
11 4 (0.18%) Oracle Exadata
11 4 (0.18%) SQL Server 2016
12 3 (0.13%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.13%) DB2
12 3 (0.13%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 122 (5.36%) MSI
2 28 (1.23%) InstallShield
3 11 (0.48%) Git (software)
4 9 (0.40%) Jenkins
4 9 (0.40%) Octopus Deploy
5 7 (0.31%) AdminStudio
6 6 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (0.26%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.18%) JIRA
7 4 (0.18%) Maven
7 4 (0.18%) Travis CI
7 4 (0.18%) Vagrant
8 3 (0.13%) Ant
8 3 (0.13%) Mercurial
8 3 (0.13%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.088%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.044%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.044%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.044%) Subversion
10 1 (0.044%) TestDirector
General
1 369 (16.22%) Finance
2 95 (4.18%) Banking
3 93 (4.09%) Telecoms
4 72 (3.16%) Retail
5 70 (3.08%) Law
6 45 (1.98%) Publishing
7 42 (1.85%) Legal
8 39 (1.71%) Back Office
9 32 (1.41%) Advertising
10 28 (1.23%) Games
11 23 (1.01%) Manufacturing
12 14 (0.62%) Financial Institution
13 11 (0.48%) Automotive
13 11 (0.48%) Marketing
14 10 (0.44%) Investment Banking
15 9 (0.40%) Billing
16 8 (0.35%) Electronics
16 8 (0.35%) French Language
16 8 (0.35%) German Language
17 7 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 427 (18.77%) Analyst
2 356 (15.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 327 (14.37%) Support Engineer
4 196 (8.62%) Windows Engineer
5 171 (7.52%) Support Analyst
6 167 (7.34%) IT Support
7 163 (7.16%) Systems Engineer
8 150 (6.59%) SCCM Engineer
9 149 (6.55%) 2nd Line Support
10 133 (5.85%) Administrator
11 131 (5.76%) Desktop Support
12 130 (5.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 128 (5.63%) 3rd Line Support
14 127 (5.58%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 122 (5.36%) Server Engineer
16 118 (5.19%) IT Engineer
17 112 (4.92%) Infrastructure Support
18 111 (4.88%) VMware Engineer
19 102 (4.48%) Consultant
20 93 (4.09%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (1.76%) Web Services
2 37 (1.63%) Software Packaging
3 28 (1.23%) .NET
4 10 (0.44%) Middleware
5 7 (0.31%) 802.1X
5 7 (0.31%) SailPoint
6 6 (0.26%) HTML
7 5 (0.22%) LINQ
7 5 (0.22%) Oracle Fusion
7 5 (0.22%) XML
8 4 (0.18%) COM
8 4 (0.18%) Kafka
8 4 (0.18%) Node.js
8 4 (0.18%) React
9 3 (0.13%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.088%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (0.088%) LAMP
10 2 (0.088%) RESTful
10 2 (0.088%) XMPP
11 1 (0.044%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 342 (15.03%) Data Centre
2 134 (5.89%) Analytical Skills
3 116 (5.10%) Clustering
4 100 (4.40%) Management Information System
5 80 (3.52%) Blackberry
6 60 (2.64%) Fat Client
6 60 (2.64%) Thin Client
7 53 (2.33%) CMDB
8 48 (2.11%) Computer Science
9 45 (1.98%) User Experience
10 40 (1.76%) Hedge funds
10 40 (1.76%) Video Conferencing
11 39 (1.71%) iPhone
12 36 (1.58%) Hybrid Cloud
13 35 (1.54%) Driving Licence
14 26 (1.14%) Smartphone
15 25 (1.10%) PKI
16 23 (1.01%) Client/Server
17 22 (0.97%) BYOD
17 22 (0.97%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1847 (81.19%) Windows
2 1028 (45.19%) Windows Server
3 635 (27.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 547 (24.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 504 (22.15%) Windows 7
6 351 (15.43%) Windows 10
7 312 (13.71%) Linux
8 144 (6.33%) Windows 8
9 141 (6.20%) Windows Server 2003
10 83 (3.65%) Unix
11 81 (3.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 56 (2.46%) Android
13 44 (1.93%) Mac OS X
14 39 (1.71%) Windows XP
15 38 (1.67%) Apple iOS
16 23 (1.01%) Mac OS
17 21 (0.92%) Windows Phone
18 17 (0.75%) Windows Vista
19 16 (0.70%) AIX
19 16 (0.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 739 (32.48%) ITIL
2 190 (8.35%) Service Delivery
3 174 (7.65%) Service Management
4 145 (6.37%) Configuration Management
5 136 (5.98%) Application Packaging
5 136 (5.98%) Migration
6 120 (5.27%) Problem Management
7 117 (5.14%) ITIL V3
8 113 (4.97%) Continuous Improvement
9 101 (4.44%) Change Management
10 93 (4.09%) Project Management
11 84 (3.69%) Disaster Recovery
12 75 (3.30%) IT Strategy
13 74 (3.25%) Agile Software Development
14 72 (3.16%) Patch Management
15 71 (3.12%) Presales
15 71 (3.12%) Server Building
16 69 (3.03%) Mobile Device Management
17 66 (2.90%) PRINCE2
18 63 (2.77%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 533 (23.43%) PowerShell
2 294 (12.92%) SQL
3 73 (3.21%) VB
4 71 (3.12%) VBScript
5 35 (1.54%) Python
6 28 (1.23%) Perl
7 18 (0.79%) C#
8 17 (0.75%) PHP
9 15 (0.66%) C
9 15 (0.66%) JavaScript
10 11 (0.48%) Shell Script
10 11 (0.48%) T-SQL
11 8 (0.35%) Java
12 5 (0.22%) Ruby
13 4 (0.18%) Scala
14 3 (0.13%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.13%) VBA
15 1 (0.044%) Google Apps Script
15 1 (0.044%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.044%) VB6
Qualifications
1 407 (17.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 289 (12.70%) MCSE
3 185 (8.13%) Security Cleared
4 168 (7.38%) MCP
5 167 (7.34%) Degree
6 157 (6.90%) MCSA
7 108 (4.75%) Cisco Certification
8 92 (4.04%) SC Cleared
9 81 (3.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 71 (3.12%) CCNA
11 67 (2.95%) ITIL Certification
11 67 (2.95%) MCITP
12 47 (2.07%) CCNP
13 38 (1.67%) DV Cleared
14 28 (1.23%) Citrix Certification
15 27 (1.19%) BPSS Clearance
16 26 (1.14%) LPIC
17 25 (1.10%) CISSP
18 24 (1.05%) CCA
19 23 (1.01%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 196 (8.62%) SLA
2 46 (2.02%) QA
3 37 (1.63%) PCI DSS
4 29 (1.27%) Disclosure Scotland
5 27 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.35%) PMO
7 6 (0.26%) COBIT
7 6 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.18%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.18%) ISO19770
8 4 (0.18%) PMBOK
9 3 (0.13%) ISO 9000
9 3 (0.13%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.13%) SSAE 16
10 2 (0.088%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (0.088%) Dodd-Frank
10 2 (0.088%) EMIR
10 2 (0.088%) ISO22301
10 2 (0.088%) MiFID
11 1 (0.044%) HL7
System Software
1 1577 (69.32%) Active Directory
2 578 (25.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 377 (16.57%) Hyper-V
4 256 (11.25%) XenApp
5 240 (10.55%) vSphere
6 189 (8.31%) Microsoft App-V
7 115 (5.05%) XenDesktop
8 78 (3.43%) VMware ESX
9 74 (3.25%) VMware ESXi
10 41 (1.80%) Firmware
10 41 (1.80%) Virtual Desktop
11 39 (1.71%) Virtual Machines
12 36 (1.58%) Virtual Servers
13 24 (1.05%) Terminal Services
14 22 (0.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 17 (0.75%) XenServer
16 16 (0.70%) BitLocker
17 15 (0.66%) OpenSIPS
18 13 (0.57%) VMware Server
19 11 (0.48%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 569 (25.01%) SCOM
2 120 (5.27%) WSUS
3 101 (4.44%) NetBackup
4 71 (3.12%) Backup Exec
5 69 (3.03%) Microsoft Intune
6 62 (2.73%) SCOrch
7 54 (2.37%) SCVMM
8 49 (2.15%) Puppet
9 47 (2.07%) AirWatch
10 44 (1.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 36 (1.58%) McAfee ePO
12 34 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
13 33 (1.45%) SCSM
14 31 (1.36%) Nagios
15 28 (1.23%) Ansible
16 26 (1.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
17 25 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
17 25 (1.10%) Tivoli
18 23 (1.01%) Microsoft Clustering
19 21 (0.92%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 1360 (59.78%) Microsoft
2 980 (43.08%) VMware
3 655 (28.79%) Citrix
4 371 (16.31%) Cisco
5 239 (10.51%) HP
6 145 (6.37%) NetApp
7 117 (5.14%) Red Hat
8 112 (4.92%) Apple
9 93 (4.09%) Dell
10 82 (3.60%) IBM
11 77 (3.38%) AppSense
12 76 (3.34%) Symantec
13 75 (3.30%) Avaya
14 68 (2.99%) SolarWinds
15 64 (2.81%) Veeam
16 58 (2.55%) Intel Security
17 54 (2.37%) ServiceNow
18 43 (1.89%) Juniper
19 38 (1.67%) EMC
19 38 (1.67%) F5
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: £45000 per annum
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Bristol, Avon
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Bracknell, Berkshire
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ninesharp
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Reading, Berkshire
Genesis Associates (UK) Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
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Greater Manchester
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Salary: to £42k
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Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
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London
Polar Recruitment
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London
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East Midlands
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
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Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
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Bournemouth, Dorset
Michael Bailey Associates
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Guildford, Surrey
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
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Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum
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Ipswich, Suffolk
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call bonus + 10% bonus + Great Ben
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London
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