Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1137 1158 1237
Rank change year-on-year +21 +79 -70
Permanent jobs citing SCDPM 61 26 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.015% 0.030%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.37% 0.17% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 57 26 41
UK median annual salary £50,000 £38,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.58% -20.00% +5.56%
10th Percentile £39,750 £33,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £57,750 £58,750 £63,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £38,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +18.42% -20.00% +11.76%

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 16,292 15,167 16,908
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 9.22% 8.68% 8.07%
Number of salaries quoted 13,114 12,290 13,772
UK median annual salary £53,000 £51,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.42% +3.50% +7.53%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% +4.65% +7.50%

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 20 February 2018.

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 20 February 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 +25 61 £50,000 +31.58% 2
UK excluding London +6 45 £45,000 +18.42% 2
North of England +5 23 £42,000 +20.00% 1
Yorkshire - 22 £41,500 - 1
London 0 16 £50,000 -9.09%
Midlands +17 15 £50,000 +31.58%
West Midlands - 13 £50,000 -
South West - 6 £42,500 -
East Midlands +5 2 £50,000 +31.58%
South East +10 1 - -
North West -26 1 £50,000 +42.86%

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 61 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 53 (86.89%) Windows
3 52 (85.25%) Active Directory
4 50 (81.97%) VMware
5 42 (68.85%) SCCM
5 42 (68.85%) Microsoft Azure
6 41 (67.21%) VMware Infrastructure
7 39 (63.93%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 37 (60.66%) Data Protection
9 36 (59.02%) Service Delivery
9 36 (59.02%) Citrix
9 36 (59.02%) Virtual Machines
10 33 (54.10%) SCOM
11 32 (52.46%) Microsoft Office
12 31 (50.82%) Office 365
13 30 (49.18%) Microsoft Intune
13 30 (49.18%) Mobile Device Management
13 30 (49.18%) SCOrch
13 30 (49.18%) SCSM
13 30 (49.18%) User Experience
13 30 (49.18%) Azure Active Directory
13 30 (49.18%) SCVMM
13 30 (49.18%) XenApp
13 30 (49.18%) XenDesktop
13 30 (49.18%) Microsoft App-V
13 30 (49.18%) Application Virtualisation
13 30 (49.18%) Desktop Virtualisation
13 30 (49.18%) Multi-Factor Authentication
13 30 (49.18%) Windows 10
13 30 (49.18%) Remote Desktop

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 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (3.28%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 32 (52.46%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 42 (68.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (50.82%) Office 365
3 30 (49.18%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (49.18%) Remote Desktop
2 17 (27.87%) SAN
3 15 (24.59%) DNS
4 7 (11.48%) DHCP
4 7 (11.48%) Firewall
4 7 (11.48%) VLAN
5 6 (9.84%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (9.84%) NAS
6 2 (3.28%) HTTP
6 2 (3.28%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (3.28%) SSL
6 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.64%) NaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.03%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (13.11%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (3.28%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (36.07%) Consultant
2 19 (31.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 18 (29.51%) Technical Consultant
4 12 (19.67%) Azure Engineer
5 10 (16.39%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (14.75%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 9 (14.75%) Team Leader
7 8 (13.11%) SCCM Engineer
8 6 (9.84%) IT Engineer
9 4 (6.56%) Azure Consultant
9 4 (6.56%) Operations Engineer
10 3 (4.92%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
10 3 (4.92%) SCCM Consultant
11 2 (3.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 2 (3.28%) IT Consultant
11 2 (3.28%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
11 2 (3.28%) Linux Engineer
11 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Engineer
12 1 (1.64%) Storage Engineer
12 1 (1.64%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 30 (49.18%) User Experience
2 7 (11.48%) Replication
3 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.20%) Data Centre
4 5 (8.20%) Private Cloud
5 4 (6.56%) Blackberry
6 2 (3.28%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 53 (86.89%) Windows
2 30 (49.18%) Windows 10
3 27 (44.26%) Windows Server
4 19 (31.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (19.67%) Linux
6 11 (18.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.28%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (60.66%) Data Protection
2 36 (59.02%) Service Delivery
3 30 (49.18%) Application Virtualisation
3 30 (49.18%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 30 (49.18%) Mobile Device Management
3 30 (49.18%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 20 (32.79%) Customer Requirements
4 20 (32.79%) Presales
4 20 (32.79%) Product Management
5 14 (22.95%) Customer-Centricity
5 14 (22.95%) ITIL
6 11 (18.03%) Coaching
7 8 (13.11%) Load Balancing
7 8 (13.11%) Performance Management
8 7 (11.48%) ITIL V3
9 6 (9.84%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (9.84%) Mentoring
9 6 (9.84%) People Management
9 6 (9.84%) Problem Management
9 6 (9.84%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.03%) SQL
2 2 (3.28%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (40.98%) MCSE
1 25 (40.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (26.23%) MCSA
3 13 (21.31%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (11.48%) DV Cleared
4 7 (11.48%) Security Cleared
5 6 (9.84%) CCNA
5 6 (9.84%) Degree
6 1 (1.64%) VCP5
6 1 (1.64%) VCP6
6 1 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 52 (85.25%) Active Directory
2 41 (67.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (59.02%) Virtual Machines
4 30 (49.18%) Microsoft App-V
4 30 (49.18%) Virtual Desktop
4 30 (49.18%) XenApp
4 30 (49.18%) XenDesktop
5 25 (40.98%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (22.95%) BitLocker
7 7 (11.48%) Hyper-V
8 6 (9.84%) Firmware
9 2 (3.28%) iptables
10 1 (1.64%) DFS Replication
10 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.64%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 42 (68.85%) SCCM
2 39 (63.93%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 33 (54.10%) SCOM
4 30 (49.18%) Microsoft Intune
4 30 (49.18%) SCOrch
4 30 (49.18%) SCSM
4 30 (49.18%) SCVMM
5 8 (13.11%) vCenter Server
6 4 (6.56%) AirWatch
7 2 (3.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (3.28%) WSUS
8 1 (1.64%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.64%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (1.64%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 50 (81.97%) VMware
3 36 (59.02%) Citrix
4 14 (22.95%) Cisco
5 12 (19.67%) Hitachi
6 6 (9.84%) Dell
7 4 (6.56%) Capita
7 4 (6.56%) MobileIron
8 2 (3.28%) Avaya
8 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.64%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.64%) HP
9 1 (1.64%) Lumension
9 1 (1.64%) McAfee
9 1 (1.64%) NetApp