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 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
UK
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 249 257 230
Rank change year-on-year +8 -27  
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 1174 1389 1589
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.34% 1.34% 1.43%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.77% 15.96% 18.96%
Number of salaries quoted 960 1151 1305
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% -  

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 7446 8701 8382
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.53% 8.41% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5967 7025 6637
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.29%  

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 1130 £42,500 +6.25% 139
London +33 476 £50,000 +2.04% 36
South East +13 222 £37,500 -6.25% 32
East of England +30 109 £37,750 -7.92% 14
East Midlands +14 84 £42,500 +30.76% 6
Surrey +45 66 £32,500 -22.61% 4
West Midlands +21 65 £45,000 +19.20% 20
Yorkshire -11 62 £42,000 +12.00% 10
North West -40 61 £35,000 -2.77% 8
West Yorkshire +5 57 £42,500 +13.33% 8
City of London -20 57 £56,250 +12.50% 9
Berkshire -6 52 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Hertfordshire +17 47 £37,500 -6.25% 10
Oxfordshire +20 46 £40,750 +8.66% 4
South West -2 43 £35,000 +16.66% 12
Nottinghamshire +27 41 £42,500 +33.85% 4
Nottingham +30 39 £42,500 +29.77% 4
Manchester -19 37 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Leeds +14 34 £40,500 +10.95% 3
Birmingham -4 31 £45,000 -16.27% 6
Hampshire +16 25 £39,000 +16.41% 8
Hatfield +17 24 £38,000 -14.60% 5
Essex +14 22 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Scotland -23 22 £62,500 +78.57% 4
Bristol +5 21 £28,500 -22.97% 7
Reading +13 20 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Northamptonshire +18 19 £42,500 +13.33%
West Sussex +13 18 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Derbyshire +1 18 £28,500 -10.81%
Oxford -7 18 £45,000 +20.00% 2

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 1875 (81.99%) Windows
2 1585 (69.30%) Active Directory
3 1389 (60.73%) Microsoft
4 1029 (44.99%) Windows Server
5 963 (42.11%) VMware
6 762 (33.32%) ITIL
7 690 (30.17%) Citrix
8 641 (28.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 607 (26.54%) Office 365
9 607 (26.54%) MS Exchange
10 557 (24.36%) VMware Infrastructure
11 549 (24.01%) PowerShell
12 547 (23.92%) Windows Server 2008
13 528 (23.09%) SCOM
14 505 (22.08%) Windows 7
15 419 (18.32%) DNS
16 411 (17.97%) Microsoft Certification
17 392 (17.14%) Windows 10
18 388 (16.97%) Microsoft Azure
19 387 (16.92%) Hyper-V
19 387 (16.92%) Finance
20 370 (16.18%) Cisco
21 364 (15.92%) Microsoft Office
22 341 (14.91%) DHCP
23 339 (14.82%) SQL Server
24 306 (13.38%) Data Centre
25 298 (13.03%) SQL
26 296 (12.94%) Linux
27 286 (12.51%) MCSE
28 285 (12.46%) LAN

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
1 607 (26.54%) MS Exchange
2 282 (12.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 239 (10.45%) Skype for Business
4 203 (8.88%) SharePoint
5 163 (7.13%) Exchange Server 2013
6 131 (5.73%) IIS
7 101 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2007
8 23 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 22 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2003
10 12 (0.52%) IBM Domino
10 12 (0.52%) Tomcat
11 11 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
12 10 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
13 9 (0.39%) CMS
13 9 (0.39%) SAS
14 7 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
14 7 (0.31%) Umbraco
15 6 (0.26%) Apache Spark
15 6 (0.26%) IBM Notes
16 5 (0.22%) JBoss
Applications
1 364 (15.92%) Microsoft Office
2 41 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 32 (1.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (0.26%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.044%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.044%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.044%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
2 15 (0.66%) assyst
3 8 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (0.31%) Remedy AR System
5 6 (0.26%) Sentinel
6 5 (0.22%) Eikon
6 5 (0.22%) Workfront
7 4 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (0.13%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 3 (0.13%) OpenText MBPM
8 3 (0.13%) Visualfiles
9 2 (0.087%) Oracle 11i
10 1 (0.044%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.044%) Dynamics GP
10 1 (0.044%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.044%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 607 (26.54%) Office 365
2 388 (16.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 171 (7.48%) Amazon AWS
4 62 (2.71%) IaaS
5 44 (1.92%) SaaS
6 34 (1.49%) Azure Active Directory
6 34 (1.49%) PaaS
7 30 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
8 16 (0.70%) OneDrive
9 13 (0.57%) G Suite
10 10 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 8 (0.35%) Mimecast
11 8 (0.35%) Yammer
12 6 (0.26%) GitHub
13 5 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
13 5 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
13 5 (0.22%) iPaaS
14 4 (0.17%) Amazon S3
15 2 (0.087%) Akamai
15 2 (0.087%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 419 (18.32%) DNS
2 341 (14.91%) DHCP
3 285 (12.46%) LAN
4 275 (12.02%) SAN
5 262 (11.46%) Firewall
6 239 (10.45%) WAN
7 226 (9.88%) TCP/IP
8 190 (8.31%) Skype
9 135 (5.90%) VPN
10 90 (3.94%) Internet
11 74 (3.24%) Network Security
12 72 (3.15%) VLAN
13 71 (3.10%) VoIP
14 67 (2.93%) Wireless
15 66 (2.89%) NAS
16 53 (2.32%) NetScaler
17 44 (1.92%) LDAP
18 42 (1.84%) iSCSI
19 39 (1.71%) PBX
20 38 (1.66%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 339 (14.82%) SQL Server
2 85 (3.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 76 (3.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 45 (1.97%) SQL Server 2005
5 29 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
6 17 (0.74%) MySQL
6 17 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (0.44%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (0.31%) Big Data
9 7 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (0.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 6 (0.26%) Hadoop
10 6 (0.26%) MongoDB
11 5 (0.22%) Azure SQL Database
11 5 (0.22%) Oracle Database
11 5 (0.22%) SQL Server 2016
12 4 (0.17%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (0.17%) Oracle Exadata
13 3 (0.13%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 130 (5.68%) MSI
2 32 (1.40%) InstallShield
3 8 (0.35%) AdminStudio
3 8 (0.35%) JIRA
4 7 (0.31%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (0.26%) Git (software)
5 6 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (0.26%) Travis CI
6 4 (0.17%) Maven
7 3 (0.13%) Ant
7 3 (0.13%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.13%) Wise Package Studio
8 2 (0.087%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.087%) TestDirector
9 1 (0.044%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.044%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.044%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.044%) Subversion
9 1 (0.044%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 387 (16.92%) Finance
2 91 (3.98%) Banking
3 84 (3.67%) Telecoms
4 71 (3.10%) Law
5 61 (2.67%) Retail
6 47 (2.06%) Legal
7 39 (1.71%) Advertising
8 35 (1.53%) Back Office
9 30 (1.31%) Publishing
10 24 (1.05%) Games
11 23 (1.01%) Manufacturing
12 15 (0.66%) Financial Institution
13 13 (0.57%) Automotive
14 12 (0.52%) Investment Banking
15 11 (0.48%) Billing
15 11 (0.48%) German Language
16 10 (0.44%) Marketing
17 8 (0.35%) Electronics
17 8 (0.35%) French Language
18 6 (0.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 492 (21.51%) Analyst
2 386 (16.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 316 (13.82%) Support Engineer
4 207 (9.05%) Support Analyst
5 190 (8.31%) Windows Engineer
6 180 (7.87%) IT Support
7 172 (7.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 161 (7.04%) Systems Engineer
9 150 (6.56%) Infrastructure Support
10 144 (6.30%) 2nd Line Support
11 130 (5.68%) Desktop Support
12 129 (5.64%) SCCM Engineer
13 128 (5.60%) 3rd Line Support
13 128 (5.60%) Administrator
14 123 (5.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 112 (4.90%) IT Engineer
16 107 (4.68%) Server Engineer
17 106 (4.63%) Service Analyst
18 100 (4.37%) VMware Engineer
19 99 (4.33%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (1.75%) Software Packaging
2 38 (1.66%) Web Services
3 29 (1.27%) .NET
4 18 (0.79%) SailPoint
5 14 (0.61%) Middleware
6 6 (0.26%) HTML
6 6 (0.26%) Kafka
6 6 (0.26%) Node.js
6 6 (0.26%) React
7 5 (0.22%) LINQ
7 5 (0.22%) XML
8 4 (0.17%) 802.1X
8 4 (0.17%) LAMP
8 4 (0.17%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (0.13%) XSLT
10 1 (0.044%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.044%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.044%) JSON
10 1 (0.044%) SAML
10 1 (0.044%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 306 (13.38%) Data Centre
2 136 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
3 115 (5.03%) Clustering
4 103 (4.50%) Management Information System
5 64 (2.80%) Fat Client
5 64 (2.80%) Thin Client
6 62 (2.71%) Blackberry
7 54 (2.36%) Computer Science
8 50 (2.19%) Hedge funds
9 48 (2.10%) CMDB
10 44 (1.92%) Driving Licence
11 41 (1.79%) iPhone
12 37 (1.62%) User Experience
13 33 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
14 31 (1.36%) PKI
15 30 (1.31%) BYOD
15 30 (1.31%) Hybrid Cloud
16 25 (1.09%) Enterprise Storage
16 25 (1.09%) Smartphone
17 21 (0.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1875 (81.99%) Windows
2 1029 (44.99%) Windows Server
3 641 (28.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 547 (23.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 505 (22.08%) Windows 7
6 392 (17.14%) Windows 10
7 296 (12.94%) Linux
8 129 (5.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 122 (5.33%) Windows 8
10 81 (3.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 72 (3.15%) Unix
12 56 (2.45%) Android
13 50 (2.19%) Apple iOS
14 45 (1.97%) Mac OS X
15 36 (1.57%) Windows XP
16 26 (1.14%) Mac OS
17 15 (0.66%) CentOS
18 14 (0.61%) Windows Phone
19 13 (0.57%) Solaris
20 12 (0.52%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 762 (33.32%) ITIL
2 178 (7.78%) Service Management
3 165 (7.21%) Service Delivery
4 152 (6.65%) Configuration Management
5 150 (6.56%) Application Packaging
6 141 (6.17%) Migration
7 136 (5.95%) Problem Management
8 109 (4.77%) Continuous Improvement
9 108 (4.72%) ITIL V3
10 103 (4.50%) Change Management
11 90 (3.94%) Patch Management
12 84 (3.67%) Disaster Recovery
12 84 (3.67%) Project Management
13 78 (3.41%) Agile Software Development
14 71 (3.10%) Mentoring
14 71 (3.10%) Mobile Device Management
15 70 (3.06%) Information Security
16 68 (2.97%) Server Building
17 67 (2.93%) Asset Management
18 65 (2.84%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 549 (24.01%) PowerShell
2 298 (13.03%) SQL
3 75 (3.28%) VBScript
4 74 (3.24%) VB
5 33 (1.44%) Python
6 25 (1.09%) Perl
7 17 (0.74%) PHP
8 15 (0.66%) JavaScript
9 14 (0.61%) C
9 14 (0.61%) C#
10 12 (0.52%) T-SQL
11 11 (0.48%) Shell Script
12 10 (0.44%) Java
13 8 (0.35%) Ruby
14 6 (0.26%) Bash Shell
14 6 (0.26%) Scala
15 4 (0.17%) VBA
16 3 (0.13%) REXX
16 3 (0.13%) Tcl
16 3 (0.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 411 (17.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 286 (12.51%) MCSE
3 176 (7.70%) Degree
4 172 (7.52%) Security Cleared
5 165 (7.21%) MCSA
6 160 (7.00%) MCP
7 98 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
8 96 (4.20%) SC Cleared
9 76 (3.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 72 (3.15%) ITIL Certification
11 66 (2.89%) MCITP
12 63 (2.75%) CCNA
13 45 (1.97%) CCNP
14 38 (1.66%) CISSP
14 38 (1.66%) Citrix Certification
15 35 (1.53%) DV Cleared
16 32 (1.40%) CCA
17 27 (1.18%) VCP5
18 26 (1.14%) CISM
19 25 (1.09%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 190 (8.31%) SLA
2 50 (2.19%) QA
3 37 (1.62%) PCI DSS
4 27 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 20 (0.87%) Disclosure Scotland
6 10 (0.44%) COBIT
7 9 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 8 (0.35%) PMO
9 7 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials
10 4 (0.17%) GDPR
10 4 (0.17%) ISO19770
10 4 (0.17%) SSAE 16
11 2 (0.087%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 2 (0.087%) Data Quality
11 2 (0.087%) Dodd-Frank
11 2 (0.087%) EMIR
11 2 (0.087%) ISO 9000
11 2 (0.087%) ISO22301
11 2 (0.087%) MiFID
11 2 (0.087%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1585 (69.30%) Active Directory
2 557 (24.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 387 (16.92%) Hyper-V
4 285 (12.46%) XenApp
5 242 (10.58%) vSphere
6 188 (8.22%) Microsoft App-V
7 135 (5.90%) XenDesktop
8 83 (3.63%) VMware ESXi
9 72 (3.15%) VMware ESX
10 44 (1.92%) Virtual Desktop
11 34 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
12 29 (1.27%) Terminal Services
13 28 (1.22%) Firmware
14 27 (1.18%) Virtual Servers
15 18 (0.79%) XenServer
16 17 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 15 (0.66%) VMware Server
18 14 (0.61%) Terminal Server
19 13 (0.57%) OpenSIPS
20 9 (0.39%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 528 (23.09%) SCOM
2 139 (6.08%) WSUS
3 96 (4.20%) NetBackup
4 73 (3.19%) Backup Exec
5 65 (2.84%) Microsoft Intune
6 59 (2.58%) SCOrch
7 49 (2.14%) McAfee ePO
7 49 (2.14%) SCVMM
8 45 (1.97%) AirWatch
8 45 (1.97%) Puppet
9 40 (1.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 37 (1.62%) SCSM
11 31 (1.36%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 29 (1.27%) Nagios
12 29 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
13 27 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
13 27 (1.18%) vCenter Server
14 26 (1.14%) Microsoft Clustering
15 25 (1.09%) Tivoli
16 21 (0.92%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1389 (60.73%) Microsoft
2 963 (42.11%) VMware
3 690 (30.17%) Citrix
4 370 (16.18%) Cisco
5 236 (10.32%) HP
6 157 (6.86%) NetApp
7 113 (4.94%) Red Hat
8 108 (4.72%) Apple
9 104 (4.55%) AppSense
10 99 (4.33%) Dell
11 87 (3.80%) Symantec
12 74 (3.24%) Avaya
13 73 (3.19%) Intel Security
13 73 (3.19%) SolarWinds
14 71 (3.10%) IBM
15 66 (2.89%) ServiceNow
15 66 (2.89%) Veeam
16 47 (2.06%) Juniper
17 39 (1.71%) BMC
17 39 (1.71%) EMC
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Salary: £21000 - £24500 per annum
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Maidenhead, Berkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus,, healthcare, vouchers
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
VIT
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 17 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + + Benefits + OnCall
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Surrey
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + package
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 Per Annum Excellent Bonus, Pension and many other bene
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension
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South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
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Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Basingstoke, Hampshire
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Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £32000 - £50000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
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South East London
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Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
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South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 16 hours ago
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + Certified Training
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Greater Manchester
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 40k plus benefits
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Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 40k plus benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus, benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
EMBS Ltd
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Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car, pension, bonus etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum + on-call allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Posted: Yesterday
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Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call bonus + 10% bonus + Great Ben
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Swindon, Wiltshire
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call bonus + 10% bonus + Great Ben
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