Period
to 25 November 2017

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 25 November 2017 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
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1121 1168 1231
Rank change year-on-year +47 +63 -26
Permanent jobs citing SCDPM 67 55 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.037% 0.029% 0.029%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.43% 0.34% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 57 43 61
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -15.79% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,250 £31,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.84% -15.56% -

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 15744 16383 16811
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.79% 8.66% 7.70%
Number of salaries quoted 12904 13227 13667
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%

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 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SCDPM in the UK

SCDPM
Top 10 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 25 November 2017. 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 +38 67 £42,500 +6.25%
UK excluding London +71 62 £42,500 +11.84%
Yorkshire +58 33 £42,000 -6.67%
North of England +37 33 £42,000 +20.00%
South West +13 11 £42,500 +30.77%
South East +49 9 £55,000 +39.53%
East of England +6 5 £22,950 -42.63%
London -5 5 £51,250 -6.82%
Midlands +36 4 £42,500 +11.84%
West Midlands - 4 £42,500 -

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT jobs citing SCDPM 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 SCDPM.

1 65 (97.01%) Microsoft
2 52 (77.61%) Windows
3 48 (71.64%) Windows Server
4 47 (70.15%) Active Directory
5 46 (68.66%) SCOM
6 45 (67.16%) SCCM
7 37 (55.22%) Microsoft Azure
7 37 (55.22%) VMware ESXi
8 32 (47.76%) VMware
9 31 (46.27%) DNS
10 30 (44.78%) Microsoft Certification
11 29 (43.28%) SQL
12 26 (38.81%) ITIL
12 26 (38.81%) Hitachi
12 26 (38.81%) VMware Infrastructure
12 26 (38.81%) Windows Server 2008
12 26 (38.81%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 24 (35.82%) SAN
14 23 (34.33%) MCSE
14 23 (34.33%) Azure SQL Database
15 22 (32.84%) Windows Server 2012
16 20 (29.85%) Citrix
17 19 (28.36%) Service Delivery
17 19 (28.36%) Hyper-V
18 18 (26.87%) Office 365
19 17 (25.37%) Data Protection
19 17 (25.37%) Cisco
20 16 (23.88%) DHCP
20 16 (23.88%) Load Balancing
20 16 (23.88%) Visual Studio Team System

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 13 (19.40%) Exchange Server 2013
2 12 (17.91%) MS Exchange
3 9 (13.43%) SharePoint
4 5 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.99%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.49%) IIS
6 1 (1.49%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (55.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (26.87%) Office 365
3 9 (13.43%) IaaS
4 5 (7.46%) OneDrive
5 4 (5.97%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.49%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (46.27%) DNS
2 24 (35.82%) SAN
3 16 (23.88%) DHCP
4 10 (14.93%) NAS
4 10 (14.93%) TCP/IP
4 10 (14.93%) VLAN
5 9 (13.43%) Fibre Channel
6 6 (8.96%) NetScaler
7 5 (7.46%) HTTP
7 5 (7.46%) Remote Desktop
7 5 (7.46%) Reverse Proxy
7 5 (7.46%) SSL
7 5 (7.46%) VoIP
8 4 (5.97%) Firewall
9 2 (2.99%) LAN
9 2 (2.99%) NaaS
9 2 (2.99%) WAN
10 1 (1.49%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.49%) Internet
10 1 (1.49%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (34.33%) Azure SQL Database
2 11 (16.42%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (23.88%) Visual Studio Team System
2 5 (7.46%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (19.40%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (20.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (19.40%) Azure Engineer
3 11 (16.42%) IT Engineer
4 10 (14.93%) Operations Engineer
5 9 (13.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (11.94%) Support Specialist
7 7 (10.45%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
7 7 (10.45%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 5 (7.46%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 5 (7.46%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Systems Support
8 5 (7.46%) Team Leader
9 4 (5.97%) Consultant
9 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Support
10 3 (4.48%) Hyper-V Engineer
10 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
10 3 (4.48%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
10 3 (4.48%) Operations Support Specialist
10 3 (4.48%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) JSON
1 1 (1.49%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.40%) Data Centre
2 11 (16.42%) Clustering
3 10 (14.93%) Replication
4 9 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (8.96%) User Experience
6 2 (2.99%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.99%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 52 (77.61%) Windows
2 48 (71.64%) Windows Server
3 26 (38.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (32.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (22.39%) Linux
6 13 (19.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (16.42%) Windows 10
8 5 (7.46%) Android
8 5 (7.46%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.99%) CentOS
10 1 (1.49%) Unix
10 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.81%) ITIL
2 19 (28.36%) Service Delivery
3 17 (25.37%) Data Protection
4 16 (23.88%) Load Balancing
5 15 (22.39%) Coaching
6 10 (14.93%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (14.93%) Performance Monitoring
7 9 (13.43%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 9 (13.43%) ITIL V3
7 9 (13.43%) ITSM
7 9 (13.43%) Proactive Management
7 9 (13.43%) Problem Management
7 9 (13.43%) Service Management
7 9 (13.43%) Virtual Environments
8 8 (11.94%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (8.96%) CRM
9 6 (8.96%) Network Load Balancing
9 6 (8.96%) Release Management
9 6 (8.96%) Service Design
10 5 (7.46%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 29 (43.28%) SQL
2 9 (13.43%) PowerShell
3 5 (7.46%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.99%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.99%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (44.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (34.33%) MCSE
3 13 (19.40%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (17.91%) DV Cleared
4 12 (17.91%) Security Cleared
5 11 (16.42%) Degree
6 10 (14.93%) CCNA
7 9 (13.43%) MCSA
8 5 (7.46%) A+ Certification
8 5 (7.46%) DBS Check
8 5 (7.46%) MCP
9 2 (2.99%) CCA
9 2 (2.99%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (2.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.49%) CCAA
10 1 (1.49%) MCITP
10 1 (1.49%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) SLA
2 3 (4.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (70.15%) Active Directory
2 37 (55.22%) VMware ESXi
3 26 (38.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (28.36%) Hyper-V
5 15 (22.39%) Virtual Machines
6 11 (16.42%) Microsoft App-V
7 9 (13.43%) Firmware
8 6 (8.96%) Virtual Desktop
9 5 (7.46%) iptables
9 5 (7.46%) XenApp
10 4 (5.97%) BitLocker
10 4 (5.97%) XenDesktop
11 2 (2.99%) DFS Replication
11 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (2.99%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 46 (68.66%) SCOM
2 45 (67.16%) SCCM
3 26 (38.81%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 14 (20.90%) SCVMM
4 14 (20.90%) vCenter Server
5 6 (8.96%) SCOrch
5 6 (8.96%) SCSM
5 6 (8.96%) WSUS
6 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (2.99%) AirWatch
7 2 (2.99%) Backup Exec
7 2 (2.99%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (2.99%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.49%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 65 (97.01%) Microsoft
2 32 (47.76%) VMware
3 26 (38.81%) Hitachi
4 20 (29.85%) Citrix
5 17 (25.37%) Cisco
6 12 (17.91%) Dell
7 8 (11.94%) Red Hat
8 5 (7.46%) Avaya
8 5 (7.46%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (5.97%) HP
10 3 (4.48%) 3PAR
11 2 (2.99%) ArcSight
11 2 (2.99%) Capita
11 2 (2.99%) Lumension
11 2 (2.99%) MobileIron
11 2 (2.99%) NetApp
12 1 (1.49%) CommVault
12 1 (1.49%) DataCore
12 1 (1.49%) Juniper
12 1 (1.49%) McAfee