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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 252 225 256
Rank change year-on-year -27 +31  
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 1197 1469 1422
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.36% 1.49% 1.28%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.39% 17.24% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 980 1220 1148
Median salary £42,500 £41,400 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.65% +3.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +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 7776 8522 8433
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.84% 8.65% 7.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6293 6926 6643
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -11 1148 £42,500 +0.58% 139
London -1 487 £50,000 +7.52% 43
South East +8 247 £37,500 -11.50% 28
West Midlands +49 114 £39,500 -12.22% 17
Yorkshire -12 84 £37,500 - 13
City of London +19 79 £45,000 -14.28% 6
West Yorkshire +2 70 £37,500 -1.31% 10
Surrey +20 67 £37,500 -11.76% 5
Birmingham +20 62 £38,750 -18.42% 3
East of England -22 62 £42,500 +6.25% 12
Oxfordshire +47 56 £37,500 - 4
East Midlands -21 54 £42,500 +21.42% 6
North West -55 53 £35,000 -12.50% 8
South West +9 43 £35,000 -0.70% 10
Leeds +2 39 £37,000 -1.33% 3
Berkshire -25 38 £45,000 - 13
Hampshire +7 30 £38,000 -5.00% 2
West Sussex +1 30 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Hertfordshire -14 30 £38,000 +1.33% 8
Manchester -31 28 £40,000 -5.88% 6
Bradford +16 26 £42,500 -5.55% 6
Oxford +16 26 £47,500 +41.79% 3
Scotland -2 26 £45,750 +30.71% 5
Nottinghamshire +7 22 £42,500 +77.08%
Nottingham +6 22 £42,500 +77.08%
Buckinghamshire +17 20 £24,000 -46.66% 3
Reading +14 19 £47,500 -20.83% 5
Northamptonshire -4 19 £37,000 -1.33% 2
Coventry +8 18 £40,000 -21.56% 4
Guildford +8 18 £30,000 -29.41% 2

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 1923 (82.89%) Windows
2 1606 (69.22%) Active Directory
3 1413 (60.91%) Microsoft
4 1055 (45.47%) Windows Server
5 1022 (44.05%) VMware
6 780 (33.62%) ITIL
7 691 (29.78%) Citrix
8 686 (29.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 685 (29.53%) Office 365
10 612 (26.38%) MS Exchange
11 580 (25.00%) PowerShell
12 564 (24.31%) VMware Infrastructure
13 562 (24.22%) Windows Server 2008
14 545 (23.49%) Windows 7
15 501 (21.59%) SCOM
16 465 (20.04%) DNS
17 457 (19.70%) Microsoft Certification
18 446 (19.22%) Hyper-V
19 435 (18.75%) Windows 10
20 427 (18.41%) Cisco
21 420 (18.10%) Microsoft Azure
22 417 (17.97%) Finance
23 394 (16.98%) DHCP
24 391 (16.85%) Microsoft Office
25 327 (14.09%) SQL
26 313 (13.49%) MCSE
26 313 (13.49%) Exchange Server 2010
27 312 (13.45%) SQL Server
28 310 (13.36%) XenApp
29 302 (13.02%) Data Centre

SCCM
Co-occurring 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
1 612 (26.38%) MS Exchange
2 313 (13.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 275 (11.85%) Skype for Business
4 219 (9.44%) SharePoint
5 158 (6.81%) Exchange Server 2013
6 141 (6.08%) IIS
7 91 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2007
8 37 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 28 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2003
10 16 (0.69%) CMS
10 16 (0.69%) Confluence
10 16 (0.69%) SAS
10 16 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
11 15 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
12 14 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
13 11 (0.47%) IBM Notes
14 8 (0.34%) Apache
14 8 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
14 8 (0.34%) IBM Domino
14 8 (0.34%) Tomcat
Applications
1 391 (16.85%) Microsoft Office
2 39 (1.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 27 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.086%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.043%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.043%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (0.95%) Remedy ITSM
2 13 (0.56%) assyst
3 9 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (0.30%) Remedy AR System
5 6 (0.26%) Sentinel
5 6 (0.26%) thinkFolio
5 6 (0.26%) Workfront
6 5 (0.22%) Eikon
7 4 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (0.13%) Bloomberg TOMS
9 1 (0.043%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.043%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.043%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 685 (29.53%) Office 365
2 420 (18.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 172 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
4 114 (4.91%) IaaS
5 57 (2.46%) Azure Active Directory
6 55 (2.37%) PaaS
7 49 (2.11%) SaaS
8 41 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
9 33 (1.42%) OneDrive
10 19 (0.82%) G Suite
11 18 (0.78%) Mimecast
12 16 (0.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 11 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
14 8 (0.34%) GitHub
15 6 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
15 6 (0.26%) Dropbox
16 5 (0.22%) Amazon S3
16 5 (0.22%) iPaaS
17 3 (0.13%) Yammer
18 2 (0.086%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 465 (20.04%) DNS
2 394 (16.98%) DHCP
3 293 (12.63%) Firewall
4 290 (12.50%) SAN
5 276 (11.90%) LAN
6 251 (10.82%) TCP/IP
7 240 (10.34%) WAN
8 225 (9.70%) Skype
9 130 (5.60%) VPN
10 92 (3.97%) Internet
11 90 (3.88%) VoIP
12 80 (3.45%) NAS
13 66 (2.84%) VLAN
14 62 (2.67%) Network Security
15 60 (2.59%) Wireless
16 56 (2.41%) NetScaler
17 52 (2.24%) LDAP
17 52 (2.24%) MPLS
17 52 (2.24%) PBX
18 51 (2.20%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 312 (13.45%) SQL Server
2 92 (3.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 58 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 45 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 26 (1.12%) SQL Server 2014
6 15 (0.65%) MySQL
7 12 (0.52%) SQL Server 2016
8 11 (0.47%) BusinessObjects
9 9 (0.39%) Azure SQL Database
9 9 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (0.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 8 (0.34%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (0.34%) Hadoop
10 8 (0.34%) MongoDB
10 8 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (0.30%) Big Data
12 4 (0.17%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (0.17%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.17%) Oracle Exadata
13 2 (0.086%) DB2
Development Applications
1 133 (5.73%) MSI
2 34 (1.47%) InstallShield
3 15 (0.65%) JIRA
4 11 (0.47%) AdminStudio
5 9 (0.39%) Octopus Deploy
6 8 (0.34%) Travis CI
7 7 (0.30%) Visual Studio
8 5 (0.22%) Jenkins
8 5 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (0.22%) Wise Package Studio
9 3 (0.13%) Ant
9 3 (0.13%) Git (software)
10 2 (0.086%) TestDirector
11 1 (0.043%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.043%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.043%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.043%) Visual Studio Code
11 1 (0.043%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 417 (17.97%) Finance
2 122 (5.26%) Banking
3 89 (3.84%) Retail
4 87 (3.75%) Law
5 73 (3.15%) Telecoms
6 67 (2.89%) Legal
7 47 (2.03%) Advertising
8 33 (1.42%) Investment Banking
9 27 (1.16%) Publishing
10 25 (1.08%) Retail Banking
11 21 (0.91%) Games
11 21 (0.91%) Manufacturing
12 18 (0.78%) Automotive
12 18 (0.78%) Marketing
13 15 (0.65%) Back Office
14 14 (0.60%) Financial Institution
15 12 (0.52%) French Language
15 12 (0.52%) German Language
16 9 (0.39%) Electronics
17 7 (0.30%) Billing
Job Titles
1 493 (21.25%) Analyst
2 436 (18.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 317 (13.66%) Support Engineer
4 228 (9.83%) Desktop Support
5 210 (9.05%) Support Analyst
6 178 (7.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 178 (7.67%) Windows Engineer
7 174 (7.50%) IT Support
8 154 (6.64%) Systems Engineer
9 146 (6.29%) Infrastructure Support
10 137 (5.91%) SCCM Engineer
11 136 (5.86%) 2nd Line Support
12 131 (5.65%) IT Engineer
13 128 (5.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 127 (5.47%) 3rd Line Support
15 120 (5.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
16 107 (4.61%) Administrator
17 105 (4.53%) Desktop Engineer
18 102 (4.40%) IT Analyst
19 101 (4.35%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (2.07%) Software Packaging
2 34 (1.47%) SailPoint
2 34 (1.47%) Web Services
3 31 (1.34%) .NET
4 18 (0.78%) Middleware
5 13 (0.56%) 802.1X
6 9 (0.39%) HTML
6 9 (0.39%) XMPP
7 8 (0.34%) Kafka
7 8 (0.34%) LAMP
7 8 (0.34%) Node.js
7 8 (0.34%) React
8 4 (0.17%) COM
8 4 (0.17%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (0.17%) XML
8 4 (0.17%) XSLT
9 2 (0.086%) CSS
9 2 (0.086%) JSON
9 2 (0.086%) REST
10 1 (0.043%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 302 (13.02%) Data Centre
2 126 (5.43%) Clustering
3 107 (4.61%) Management Information System
4 101 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 99 (4.27%) Blackberry
6 70 (3.02%) Fat Client
6 70 (3.02%) Thin Client
7 63 (2.72%) Computer Science
8 55 (2.37%) User Experience
9 45 (1.94%) CMDB
10 44 (1.90%) Driving Licence
10 44 (1.90%) Hedge funds
11 40 (1.72%) iPhone
12 39 (1.68%) Hybrid Cloud
13 32 (1.38%) iPad
14 31 (1.34%) Enterprise Storage
14 31 (1.34%) PKI
15 27 (1.16%) EMC VNX
16 25 (1.08%) Smartphone
17 24 (1.03%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 1923 (82.89%) Windows
2 1055 (45.47%) Windows Server
3 686 (29.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 562 (24.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 545 (23.49%) Windows 7
6 435 (18.75%) Windows 10
7 284 (12.24%) Linux
8 125 (5.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 115 (4.96%) Windows 8
10 93 (4.01%) Apple iOS
11 83 (3.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 82 (3.53%) Mac OS X
13 78 (3.36%) Android
14 59 (2.54%) Unix
15 36 (1.55%) Windows XP
16 22 (0.95%) CentOS
17 20 (0.86%) Mac OS
18 13 (0.56%) Solaris
18 13 (0.56%) Windows Vista
19 10 (0.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 780 (33.62%) ITIL
2 180 (7.76%) Application Packaging
3 178 (7.67%) Service Management
4 146 (6.29%) Configuration Management
4 146 (6.29%) Migration
5 141 (6.08%) Problem Management
6 139 (5.99%) Service Delivery
7 123 (5.30%) Continuous Improvement
8 112 (4.83%) Change Management
9 109 (4.70%) Patch Management
10 95 (4.09%) Disaster Recovery
11 93 (4.01%) Asset Management
12 87 (3.75%) Information Security
13 83 (3.58%) ITIL V3
14 82 (3.53%) Mobile Device Management
15 79 (3.41%) Project Management
16 78 (3.36%) Kalman Filter
17 73 (3.15%) Mentoring
18 71 (3.06%) Incident Management
19 70 (3.02%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 580 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 327 (14.09%) SQL
3 86 (3.71%) VBScript
4 62 (2.67%) VB
5 32 (1.38%) Python
6 27 (1.16%) Perl
7 22 (0.95%) Bash Shell
8 21 (0.91%) PHP
9 16 (0.69%) Java
9 16 (0.69%) JavaScript
10 15 (0.65%) T-SQL
10 15 (0.65%) VBA
11 12 (0.52%) Ruby
12 11 (0.47%) C
13 9 (0.39%) C#
14 8 (0.34%) Scala
14 8 (0.34%) Shell Script
15 5 (0.22%) REXX
15 5 (0.22%) Tcl
16 4 (0.17%) XPath
Qualifications
1 457 (19.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 313 (13.49%) MCSE
3 197 (8.49%) Degree
4 183 (7.89%) MCSA
5 150 (6.47%) Security Cleared
6 136 (5.86%) MCP
7 100 (4.31%) SC Cleared
8 95 (4.09%) Cisco Certification
9 90 (3.88%) ITIL Certification
10 64 (2.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 63 (2.72%) MCITP
12 62 (2.67%) CCNA
12 62 (2.67%) Citrix Certification
13 59 (2.54%) CISSP
14 53 (2.28%) CCA
15 45 (1.94%) CISM
16 40 (1.72%) CCNP
17 39 (1.68%) Computer Science Degree
18 34 (1.47%) CISA
19 32 (1.38%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 197 (8.49%) SLA
2 38 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 31 (1.34%) QA
4 30 (1.29%) PCI DSS
5 20 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 14 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
7 12 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 11 (0.47%) COBIT
9 9 (0.39%) Cyber Essentials
10 8 (0.34%) GDPR
10 8 (0.34%) PMO
11 4 (0.17%) SSAE 16
12 2 (0.086%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 2 (0.086%) ISO 22301
12 2 (0.086%) ISO/IEC 19770
13 1 (0.043%) COSO
13 1 (0.043%) Data Quality
13 1 (0.043%) SAS 70
System Software
1 1606 (69.22%) Active Directory
2 564 (24.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 446 (19.22%) Hyper-V
4 310 (13.36%) XenApp
5 227 (9.78%) vSphere
6 187 (8.06%) XenDesktop
7 186 (8.02%) Microsoft App-V
8 178 (7.67%) VMware ESXi
9 39 (1.68%) Virtual Machines
10 36 (1.55%) Virtual Servers
11 29 (1.25%) Terminal Services
12 28 (1.21%) Virtual Desktop
13 25 (1.08%) Terminal Server
13 25 (1.08%) XenServer
14 17 (0.73%) DFS Replication
14 17 (0.73%) Firmware
15 14 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 12 (0.52%) VMware Server
17 11 (0.47%) BitLocker
18 10 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 501 (21.59%) SCOM
2 157 (6.77%) WSUS
3 89 (3.84%) Backup Exec
4 73 (3.15%) NetBackup
5 72 (3.10%) Microsoft Intune
6 61 (2.63%) Puppet
7 58 (2.50%) AirWatch
8 55 (2.37%) McAfee ePO
9 52 (2.24%) SCOrch
10 44 (1.90%) SCSM
11 42 (1.81%) Opscode Chef
11 42 (1.81%) SCVMM
12 41 (1.77%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 36 (1.55%) Nagios
13 36 (1.55%) Norton AntiVirus
14 32 (1.38%) Microsoft Clustering
14 32 (1.38%) Nessus
14 32 (1.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 26 (1.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 21 (0.91%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 1413 (60.91%) Microsoft
2 1022 (44.05%) VMware
3 691 (29.78%) Citrix
4 427 (18.41%) Cisco
5 257 (11.08%) HP
6 177 (7.63%) NetApp
7 144 (6.21%) AppSense
8 139 (5.99%) Apple
9 120 (5.17%) McAfee
10 117 (5.04%) Symantec
11 111 (4.78%) Red Hat
12 101 (4.35%) SolarWinds
13 100 (4.31%) Dell
14 78 (3.36%) ServiceNow
15 72 (3.10%) IBM
16 62 (2.67%) EMC
16 62 (2.67%) Veeam
17 58 (2.50%) Palo Alto
18 57 (2.46%) Avaya
19 49 (2.11%) BMC
Guildford, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £31000 per annum + on call
Posted: 12 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £32000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + + Benefits + OnCall
Posted: 22 hours ago
South West London
SFX
Salary: From £30,699 to £30,699 per annum Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ZenTech Talent
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 19 hours ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Stepstone UK
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £34,000 per annum + 5% Bonus, Childcare vouchers, Free Gym, Shares
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + 20% bonus + 10% pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Empiric
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £39000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £32500 - £37000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Clydebank, Dunbartonshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Normanton, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday