The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SCVMM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SCVMM over the 3 months to 23 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM)
UK
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 809 781 891
Rank change year-on-year -28 +110  
Permanent jobs citing SCVMM 54 158 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.063% 0.16% 0.070%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.74% 1.88% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 39 90 54
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,225 £29,025
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.40% -2.22%  

SCVMM 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 7338 8400 8151
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.61% 8.53% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5861 6826 6457
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £74,600
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% -1.11%  

SCVMM
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SCVMM in the UK

SCVMM
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SCVMM in the UK

SCVMM
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCVMM over the 3 months to 23 May 2017.

Salary histogram for SCVMM in the UK

SCVMM
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCVMM within the UK over the 3 months to 23 May 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 -31 52 £45,000 +2.27% 7
London +33 20 £58,500 +21.87% 1
South East +35 11 £35,000 -17.64%
West Midlands +14 11 £48,750 -
Birmingham +7 11 £48,750 -
Berkshire +18 6 £42,500 -37.03%
North West -39 6 £42,500 +32.81% 3
Liverpool - 5 £42,500 -
Merseyside - 5 £42,500 - 1
Surrey +19 4 £27,500 -35.29%
East Midlands +9 4 £48,750 +39.28%
Reading +18 2 £48,750 -
Guildford +15 2 £27,500 -35.29%
Slough +11 2 £37,500 +15.38%
Derbyshire +8 2 £43,750 -
Derby +7 2 £43,750 -
South West +3 2 - - 2
Nottinghamshire -4 2 £48,750 -
Nottingham -5 2 £48,750 -
City of London +25 1 £60,000 +9.09%
Glasgow +20 1 £65,000 +62.50%
Scotland +12 1 £65,000 +62.50%
East of England +9 1 £26,500 -44.21%
Maidenhead +6 1 £60,000 -20.00%
Bristol -13 1 - -
Manchester -29 1 £26,500 -17.18% 2
East Sussex - 1 £32,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Wiltshire - 1 - - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 23 May 2017, IT jobs citing SCVMM 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 SCVMM.

1 72 (64.86%) VMware
2 71 (63.96%) Hyper-V
3 67 (60.36%) ITIL
4 66 (59.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 66 (59.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 61 (54.95%) Windows
6 60 (54.05%) SCOM
7 58 (52.25%) SQL Server
8 52 (46.85%) Microsoft
8 52 (46.85%) SCCM
9 50 (45.05%) Finance
10 49 (44.14%) SQL
10 49 (44.14%) Data Centre
10 49 (44.14%) Windows Server
10 49 (44.14%) Virtual Machines
11 45 (40.54%) Amazon AWS
11 45 (40.54%) Citrix
12 43 (38.74%) HP
13 42 (37.84%) NetApp
14 40 (36.04%) Cisco
15 38 (34.23%) IaaS
16 37 (33.33%) IBM
17 36 (32.43%) Oracle
17 36 (32.43%) Service Delivery
17 36 (32.43%) PaaS
17 36 (32.43%) Presales
18 34 (30.63%) IT Strategy
18 34 (30.63%) Project Management
18 34 (30.63%) EMC
19 33 (29.73%) PMP

SCVMM
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 9 (8.11%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.50%) Skype for Business
3 4 (3.60%) IIS
4 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.80%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 66 (59.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (40.54%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (34.23%) IaaS
4 36 (32.43%) PaaS
5 33 (29.73%) Amazon EC2
6 16 (14.41%) Office 365
7 5 (4.50%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 23 (20.72%) SAN
2 19 (17.12%) DNS
3 9 (8.11%) LAN
3 9 (8.11%) WAN
4 8 (7.21%) IPv4
4 8 (7.21%) iSCSI
4 8 (7.21%) NAS
4 8 (7.21%) SNMP
5 7 (6.31%) Software-Defined Networking
6 6 (5.41%) DHCP
6 6 (5.41%) NetScaler
6 6 (5.41%) Network Security
7 4 (3.60%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (3.60%) Firewall
7 4 (3.60%) Skype
7 4 (3.60%) VoIP
7 4 (3.60%) VPN
8 2 (1.80%) VLAN
9 1 (0.90%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (52.25%) SQL Server
2 33 (29.73%) DB2
2 33 (29.73%) MySQL
3 1 (0.90%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 50 (45.05%) Finance
2 32 (28.83%) Publishing
3 29 (26.13%) Retail
4 6 (5.41%) Banking
5 4 (3.60%) Marketing
5 4 (3.60%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.70%) Advertising
6 3 (2.70%) Electronics
6 3 (2.70%) Legal
6 3 (2.70%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (32.43%) Architect
2 32 (28.83%) Solutions Architect
3 29 (26.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (12.61%) Windows Engineer
5 12 (10.81%) Server Engineer
6 11 (9.91%) Support Engineer
7 10 (9.01%) Windows Server Engineer
8 9 (8.11%) Administrator
8 9 (8.11%) Cloud Engineer
8 9 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
9 8 (7.21%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (7.21%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (6.31%) Cloud Consultant
10 7 (6.31%) Consultant
11 6 (5.41%) Infrastructure Support
11 6 (5.41%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 6 (5.41%) Team Leader
12 5 (4.50%) IT Support
12 5 (4.50%) Operations Manager
12 5 (4.50%) Operations Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.90%) .NET
1 1 (0.90%) JSON
1 1 (0.90%) Middleware
1 1 (0.90%) REST
1 1 (0.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 49 (44.14%) Data Centre
2 33 (29.73%) CMDB
3 32 (28.83%) Computer Science
4 19 (17.12%) Private Cloud
5 17 (15.32%) Clustering
6 16 (14.41%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.60%) HP Storage
7 4 (3.60%) HP StoreVirtual
8 1 (0.90%) BYOD
8 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.90%) PKI
8 1 (0.90%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.90%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 61 (54.95%) Windows
2 49 (44.14%) Windows Server
3 21 (18.92%) Linux
4 19 (17.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (5.41%) CentOS
6 6 (5.41%) Windows 10
7 5 (4.50%) Unix
7 5 (4.50%) Windows 7
7 5 (4.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.80%) HPUX
8 2 (1.80%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.90%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (60.36%) ITIL
2 36 (32.43%) Presales
2 36 (32.43%) Service Delivery
3 34 (30.63%) IT Strategy
3 34 (30.63%) Project Management
4 33 (29.73%) Continuous Improvement
4 33 (29.73%) CRM
4 33 (29.73%) ITIL V3
4 33 (29.73%) Line Management
4 33 (29.73%) PRINCE2
4 33 (29.73%) Service Management
5 32 (28.83%) Business Development
5 32 (28.83%) Capacity Planning
5 32 (28.83%) Customer Engagement
5 32 (28.83%) IT Governance
5 32 (28.83%) Requirements Analysis
5 32 (28.83%) Software Engineering
5 32 (28.83%) Technical Architecture
5 32 (28.83%) TOGAF
5 32 (28.83%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 49 (44.14%) SQL
2 28 (25.23%) PowerShell
3 7 (6.31%) VB
4 2 (1.80%) Java
5 1 (0.90%) C#
5 1 (0.90%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.90%) Python
5 1 (0.90%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 33 (29.73%) Degree
1 33 (29.73%) PMI Certification
1 33 (29.73%) PMP
2 32 (28.83%) ISEB
3 26 (23.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (19.82%) MCSE
5 10 (9.01%) MCSA
6 9 (8.11%) Citrix Certification
7 8 (7.21%) RHCE
7 8 (7.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (5.41%) MCP
8 6 (5.41%) VCP5
9 5 (4.50%) CCA
9 5 (4.50%) CCNA
9 5 (4.50%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (3.60%) CCAA
10 4 (3.60%) SC Cleared
10 4 (3.60%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.50%) SLA
2 4 (3.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.60%) SSAE 16
3 1 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 71 (63.96%) Hyper-V
2 66 (59.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (44.14%) Virtual Machines
4 27 (24.32%) Active Directory
5 15 (13.51%) vCloud
6 10 (9.01%) vSphere
7 9 (8.11%) XenServer
8 8 (7.21%) KVM
9 7 (6.31%) XenApp
10 4 (3.60%) Terminal Services
11 3 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (1.80%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.90%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 60 (54.05%) SCOM
2 52 (46.85%) SCCM
3 16 (14.41%) SCOrch
4 13 (11.71%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 10 (9.01%) SCDPM
6 8 (7.21%) Failover Clustering
6 8 (7.21%) PowerCLI
6 8 (7.21%) WMI
7 5 (4.50%) Microsoft Intune
7 5 (4.50%) WSUS
8 4 (3.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (3.60%) SCSM
9 2 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (1.80%) Puppet
9 2 (1.80%) vCenter Server
10 1 (0.90%) Ansible
10 1 (0.90%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.90%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 72 (64.86%) VMware
2 52 (46.85%) Microsoft
3 45 (40.54%) Citrix
4 43 (38.74%) HP
5 42 (37.84%) NetApp
6 40 (36.04%) Cisco
7 37 (33.33%) IBM
8 36 (32.43%) Oracle
9 34 (30.63%) EMC
10 33 (29.73%) BMC
10 33 (29.73%) Juniper
11 32 (28.83%) CheckPoint
12 15 (13.51%) Dell
13 8 (7.21%) Dell Compellent
13 8 (7.21%) EqualLogic
14 7 (6.31%) Red Hat
15 5 (4.50%) 3PAR
16 4 (3.60%) Brocade
17 3 (2.70%) SAP
17 3 (2.70%) SolarWinds
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