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 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Data Protection Manager (Microsoft DPM, SCDPM)
UK
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 848 915 954
Rank change year-on-year +67 +39  
Permanent jobs citing SCDPM 13 47 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.045% 0.015%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.18% 0.54% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 8 36 13
Median salary £42,500 £42,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.59% -0.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £60,000 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +15.71%  

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 7348 8686 8385
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.51% 8.36% 7.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5896 7019 6657
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +1.01%  
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%  

SCDPM
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SCDPM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

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 3 months to 26 April 2017.

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 3 months to 26 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 +67 13 £42,500 +0.59% 4
South East +58 5 £55,000 +10.00% 1
North West -14 5 £42,500 -3.40% 1
Liverpool - 5 £42,500 -
Merseyside - 5 £42,500 -
Surrey +41 4 - - 1
Woking - 4 - - 1
London +60 2 £28,500 -45.19%
West Midlands +18 1 £30,000 -
Birmingham +15 1 £30,000 -
Oxford - 1 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 31 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 28 (90.32%) SQL Server
3 26 (83.87%) SAN
3 26 (83.87%) Hyper-V
3 26 (83.87%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 23 (74.19%) Windows
5 22 (70.97%) Windows Server
6 20 (64.52%) ITIL
7 19 (61.29%) Data Protection
8 18 (58.06%) Active Directory
9 16 (51.61%) Cisco
9 16 (51.61%) SharePoint
9 16 (51.61%) VMware
9 16 (51.61%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (48.39%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (48.39%) HP
11 12 (38.71%) Dell
11 12 (38.71%) Linux
11 12 (38.71%) NAS
12 11 (35.48%) SLA
12 11 (35.48%) Backup Exec
12 11 (35.48%) EMC
12 11 (35.48%) Virtual Machines
13 10 (32.26%) IBM
13 10 (32.26%) MCSE
13 10 (32.26%) Oracle
13 10 (32.26%) LAN
13 10 (32.26%) AIX
13 10 (32.26%) Service Management
13 10 (32.26%) NetApp

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 16 (51.61%) SharePoint
2 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
3 3 (9.68%) Skype for Business
4 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (16.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) Office 365
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.45%) IaaS
4 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.23%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 26 (83.87%) SAN
2 12 (38.71%) NAS
3 10 (32.26%) LAN
4 9 (29.03%) Network Security
4 9 (29.03%) WAN
5 7 (22.58%) VPN
6 5 (16.13%) Firewall
7 3 (9.68%) Skype
7 3 (9.68%) VoIP
8 2 (6.45%) NetScaler
9 1 (3.23%) DHCP
9 1 (3.23%) DNS
9 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (90.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 3 (9.68%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (6.45%) Billing
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Analyst
2 10 (32.26%) Storage Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (19.35%) Administrator
4 6 (19.35%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (16.13%) CRM Manager
5 5 (16.13%) IT Manager
5 5 (16.13%) Systems Manager
6 4 (12.90%) Citrix Support
6 4 (12.90%) Wintel Support
7 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (9.68%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 3 (9.68%) Systems Support
8 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
8 2 (6.45%) Operations Manager
9 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 1 (3.23%) Azure Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Support
9 1 (3.23%) Junior Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) Software Packaging
2 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) IBM XIV
2 3 (9.68%) Clustering
2 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (74.19%) Windows
2 22 (70.97%) Windows Server
3 12 (38.71%) Linux
4 10 (32.26%) AIX
5 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.23%) Unix
7 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) ITIL
2 19 (61.29%) Data Protection
3 10 (32.26%) Service Management
4 6 (19.35%) Knowledge Management
4 6 (19.35%) Service Delivery
5 5 (16.13%) Coaching
5 5 (16.13%) CRM
5 5 (16.13%) Document Management
5 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.45%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity
8 1 (3.23%) Capacity Management
8 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.23%) High Availability
8 1 (3.23%) ITIL V3
8 1 (3.23%) Network Management
8 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
8 1 (3.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) PowerShell
2 6 (19.35%) VB
3 4 (12.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (48.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (32.26%) MCSE
3 6 (19.35%) Degree
4 5 (16.13%) CCA
4 5 (16.13%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (16.13%) MCITP
5 4 (12.90%) CCAA
5 4 (12.90%) CCNA
5 4 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (12.90%) MCTS
6 3 (9.68%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (35.48%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (3.23%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (83.87%) Hyper-V
2 18 (58.06%) Active Directory
3 16 (51.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (35.48%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (12.90%) XenApp
6 2 (6.45%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (83.87%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 11 (35.48%) Backup Exec
3 10 (32.26%) NetBackup
3 10 (32.26%) SCOM
4 9 (29.03%) SCVMM
5 8 (25.81%) SCCM
6 1 (3.23%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (51.61%) Cisco
2 16 (51.61%) VMware
3 15 (48.39%) HP
4 12 (38.71%) Dell
5 11 (35.48%) EMC
6 10 (32.26%) Brocade
6 10 (32.26%) Fujitsu
6 10 (32.26%) IBM
6 10 (32.26%) NetApp
6 10 (32.26%) Oracle
6 10 (32.26%) Veeam
7 7 (22.58%) Citrix
8 5 (16.13%) CommVault
8 5 (16.13%) EqualLogic
9 4 (12.90%) 3PAR
9 4 (12.90%) DataCore
10 2 (6.45%) Veritas
11 1 (3.23%) Juniper
11 1 (3.23%) Symantec
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