Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1115 1154 1243
Rank change year-on-year +39 +89 -30
Permanent jobs citing SCDPM 56 93 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.032% 0.047% 0.023%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.36% 0.55% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 40 70 61
UK median annual salary £42,500 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.46% +6.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £22,950 £31,025 £29,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.49% -1.11% -3.23%

SCDPM 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 15436 17026 16534
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.77% 8.60% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 12502 13852 13200
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,500 £29,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 17 August 2017.

Salary histogram for SCDPM in the UK

SCDPM
Top 11 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 17 August 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 +74 56 £42,500 -11.46% 2
UK excluding London +56 49 £42,500 -4.49% 2
North of England +15 21 £42,500 -5.56% 2
Yorkshire +35 16 £37,500 -16.67% 2
South East +60 15 £55,000 +10.00%
London +24 7 £55,000 +10.00%
South West +10 5 £42,500 +30.77%
East of England -8 5 £22,950 -43.33%
North West -19 5 £42,500 -4.49%
West Midlands +29 3 £42,500 -
Midlands +20 3 £42,500 -11.46%

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 53 (94.64%) Microsoft
2 48 (85.71%) Windows
3 44 (78.57%) Active Directory
4 40 (71.43%) Windows Server
5 35 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 34 (60.71%) SCOM
7 33 (58.93%) SCCM
8 30 (53.57%) ITIL
8 30 (53.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 26 (46.43%) Microsoft Azure
10 24 (42.86%) SQL Server
10 24 (42.86%) SAN
10 24 (42.86%) VMware
11 23 (41.07%) Windows Server 2008
12 22 (39.29%) Hyper-V
13 21 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
14 19 (33.93%) SQL
14 19 (33.93%) MCSE
14 19 (33.93%) SharePoint
14 19 (33.93%) MS Exchange
14 19 (33.93%) DNS
15 18 (32.14%) Citrix
15 18 (32.14%) NAS
16 17 (30.36%) VMware ESXi
17 16 (28.57%) Office 365
17 16 (28.57%) SCVMM
17 16 (28.57%) PowerShell
18 15 (26.79%) Windows Server 2012
18 15 (26.79%) Hitachi
19 14 (25.00%) Cisco

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 19 (33.93%) MS Exchange
1 19 (33.93%) SharePoint
2 11 (19.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (5.36%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.79%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (46.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (28.57%) Office 365
3 9 (16.07%) IaaS
4 6 (10.71%) OneDrive
5 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (1.79%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (42.86%) SAN
2 19 (33.93%) DNS
3 18 (32.14%) NAS
4 13 (23.21%) LAN
5 12 (21.43%) WAN
6 11 (19.64%) DHCP
7 8 (14.29%) Network Security
7 8 (14.29%) TCP/IP
8 7 (12.50%) Firewall
8 7 (12.50%) VoIP
9 6 (10.71%) NetScaler
10 3 (5.36%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (5.36%) HTTP
10 3 (5.36%) Reverse Proxy
10 3 (5.36%) SSL
10 3 (5.36%) VLAN
10 3 (5.36%) VPN
11 2 (3.57%) iSCSI
11 2 (3.57%) NaaS
11 2 (3.57%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 13 (23.21%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 9 (16.07%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 12 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Legal
2 2 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.79%) Advertising
3 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
2 10 (17.86%) Azure Engineer
3 8 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
3 8 (14.29%) Support Specialist
3 8 (14.29%) Systems Support
4 7 (12.50%) Citrix Support
4 7 (12.50%) Wintel Support
5 6 (10.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
5 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 6 (10.71%) IT Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Administrator
6 5 (8.93%) Hyper-V Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Support
6 5 (8.93%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (7.14%) Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.29%) Software Packaging
2 2 (3.57%) Web Services
3 1 (1.79%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Clustering
1 11 (19.64%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.93%) Replication
3 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.57%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.57%) User Experience
5 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 48 (85.71%) Windows
2 40 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 23 (41.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (26.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (19.64%) Linux
6 10 (17.86%) Windows 10
7 6 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (8.93%) Android
9 3 (5.36%) Windows 7
10 2 (3.57%) CentOS
10 2 (3.57%) Ubuntu
10 2 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (53.57%) ITIL
2 11 (19.64%) Data Protection
3 10 (17.86%) Service Delivery
4 9 (16.07%) Load Balancing
5 7 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (10.71%) Coaching
6 6 (10.71%) CRM
6 6 (10.71%) Network Load Balancing
6 6 (10.71%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (8.93%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (8.93%) ERP
7 5 (8.93%) ITIL V3
7 5 (8.93%) Release Management
7 5 (8.93%) Service Design
8 4 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
8 4 (7.14%) Problem Management
9 3 (5.36%) Business Continuity
9 3 (5.36%) ITSM
9 3 (5.36%) PRINCE2
9 3 (5.36%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (33.93%) SQL
2 16 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 5 (8.93%) VB
4 3 (5.36%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (33.93%) MCSE
3 13 (23.21%) Degree
4 11 (19.64%) MCSA
5 10 (17.86%) CCA
5 10 (17.86%) Citrix Certification
5 10 (17.86%) MCITP
6 9 (16.07%) CCNA
6 9 (16.07%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (14.29%) CCAA
7 8 (14.29%) MCTS
8 5 (8.93%) A+ Certification
8 5 (8.93%) DBS Check
8 5 (8.93%) DV Cleared
8 5 (8.93%) MCP
8 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
9 2 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) SLA
2 2 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.79%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.79%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 44 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 22 (39.29%) Hyper-V
3 21 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (30.36%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (14.29%) XenApp
6 7 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (5.36%) Firmware
7 3 (5.36%) iptables
8 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (3.57%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.79%) DFS Replication
9 1 (1.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 34 (60.71%) SCOM
2 33 (58.93%) SCCM
3 30 (53.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 16 (28.57%) SCVMM
5 6 (10.71%) vCenter Server
6 4 (7.14%) WSUS
7 3 (5.36%) Backup Exec
8 2 (3.57%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (3.57%) NetBackup
8 2 (3.57%) SCOrch
8 2 (3.57%) SCSM
Vendors
1 53 (94.64%) Microsoft
2 24 (42.86%) VMware
3 18 (32.14%) Citrix
4 15 (26.79%) Hitachi
5 14 (25.00%) Cisco
6 12 (21.43%) HP
7 10 (17.86%) 3PAR
8 9 (16.07%) CommVault
9 8 (14.29%) DataCore
9 8 (14.29%) Dell
10 6 (10.71%) Red Hat
11 5 (8.93%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (5.36%) Avaya
13 2 (3.57%) ArcSight
13 2 (3.57%) Juniper
13 2 (3.57%) NetApp
14 1 (1.79%) Aruba
14 1 (1.79%) Barracuda Networks
14 1 (1.79%) Bomgar
14 1 (1.79%) Lumension