Period
to 24 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SCDPM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SCDPM over the 6 months to 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Data Protection Manager (Microsoft DPM, SCDPM)
UK
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1131 1176 1197
Rank change year-on-year +45 +21 +45
Permanent jobs citing SCDPM 55 25 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.032% 0.014% 0.045%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.31% 0.16% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 45 15 63
UK median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -11.46% +6.67%
10th Percentile £39,750 £34,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,750 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% -8.60% +3.33%

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

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 17,535 15,219 17,559
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 10.09% 8.79% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 13,806 12,309 14,210
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

SCDPM
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SCDPM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SCDPM in the UK

SCDPM
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SCDPM in the UK

SCDPM
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCDPM over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for SCDPM in the UK

SCDPM
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCDPM within the UK over the 6 months to 24 June 2018. 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
England +20 54 £50,000 +17.65%
UK excluding London +26 42 £50,000 +17.65% 1
Midlands +30 25 £50,000 +66.67%
West Midlands +30 20 £50,000 +66.67%
London 0 13 £50,000 -9.09%
North of England +24 12 £41,500 -2.35%
Yorkshire +42 11 £41,500 -
East Midlands - 5 £50,000 -
East of England - 3 £45,000 -
South East -5 1 £37,500 -31.82%
North West -6 1 £50,000 +17.65%
Scotland - 1 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, IT jobs citing SCDPM 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 with a requirement for SCDPM.

1 55 (100.00%) Windows
1 55 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 52 (94.55%) Active Directory
3 51 (92.73%) VMware
4 44 (80.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 40 (72.73%) Microsoft Azure
6 39 (70.91%) Data Protection
7 38 (69.09%) VMware Infrastructure
7 38 (69.09%) Office 365
7 38 (69.09%) Windows 10
7 38 (69.09%) Microsoft Office
8 37 (67.27%) Citrix
8 37 (67.27%) Microsoft App-V
8 37 (67.27%) Remote Desktop
8 37 (67.27%) Virtual Desktop
8 37 (67.27%) Application Virtualisation
8 37 (67.27%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 37 (67.27%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 37 (67.27%) Virtual Machines
8 37 (67.27%) Mobile Device Management
8 37 (67.27%) SCOrch
8 37 (67.27%) SCSM
8 37 (67.27%) User Experience
8 37 (67.27%) Azure Active Directory
8 37 (67.27%) Microsoft Intune
8 37 (67.27%) SCVMM
8 37 (67.27%) XenApp
8 37 (67.27%) XenDesktop
9 35 (63.64%) SCCM
10 33 (60.00%) Service Delivery

SCDPM
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 3 (5.45%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.82%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 38 (69.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 40 (72.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (69.09%) Office 365
3 37 (67.27%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.82%) IaaS
4 1 (1.82%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 37 (67.27%) Remote Desktop
2 14 (25.45%) SAN
3 12 (21.82%) Firewall
4 2 (3.64%) DNS
4 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.82%) DHCP
5 1 (1.82%) Intranet
5 1 (1.82%) NaaS
5 1 (1.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.82%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (60.00%) Consultant
2 24 (43.64%) Technical Consultant
3 15 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (18.18%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 10 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (18.18%) Team Leader
5 5 (9.09%) Azure Consultant
5 5 (9.09%) Azure Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Consultant
6 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Consultant
6 4 (7.27%) Mobility Consultant
6 4 (7.27%) SCCM Consultant
6 4 (7.27%) SCCM Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Security Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Storage Specialist
8 2 (3.64%) Storage Specialist
8 2 (3.64%) Support Specialist
9 1 (1.82%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) .NET
1 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 37 (67.27%) User Experience
2 13 (23.64%) Private Cloud
3 4 (7.27%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (69.09%) Windows 10
3 17 (30.91%) Windows Server
4 14 (25.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (20.00%) Linux
6 10 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.64%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (70.91%) Data Protection
2 37 (67.27%) Application Virtualisation
2 37 (67.27%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 37 (67.27%) Mobile Device Management
2 37 (67.27%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 33 (60.00%) Service Delivery
4 29 (52.73%) Customer Requirements
4 29 (52.73%) Presales
4 29 (52.73%) Product Management
5 10 (18.18%) Performance Management
6 4 (7.27%) Application Packaging
6 4 (7.27%) Customer-Centricity
7 3 (5.45%) Business Continuity
7 3 (5.45%) ITIL
8 2 (3.64%) BCP
8 2 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.64%) ITIL V3
8 2 (3.64%) Line Management
8 2 (3.64%) Network Architecture
8 2 (3.64%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.09%) SQL
2 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.82%) C#
3 1 (1.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (34.55%) MCSA
2 19 (34.55%) MCSE
3 10 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.82%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.82%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (1.82%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (1.82%) VCP5
4 1 (1.82%) VCP6
4 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 52 (94.55%) Active Directory
2 38 (69.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (67.27%) Microsoft App-V
3 37 (67.27%) Virtual Desktop
3 37 (67.27%) Virtual Machines
3 37 (67.27%) XenApp
3 37 (67.27%) XenDesktop
4 13 (23.64%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (14.55%) BitLocker
6 6 (10.91%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.82%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 44 (80.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 37 (67.27%) Microsoft Intune
2 37 (67.27%) SCOrch
2 37 (67.27%) SCSM
2 37 (67.27%) SCVMM
3 35 (63.64%) SCCM
4 15 (27.27%) SCOM
5 4 (7.27%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.82%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 55 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 51 (92.73%) VMware
3 37 (67.27%) Citrix
4 11 (20.00%) Cisco
5 4 (7.27%) HP
5 4 (7.27%) MobileIron
6 3 (5.45%) NetApp
7 2 (3.64%) Veeam
8 1 (1.82%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.82%) Hitachi
8 1 (1.82%) iManage
8 1 (1.82%) Meraki
8 1 (1.82%) Xero