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 June 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 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 814 729 904
Rank change year-on-year -85 +175  
Permanent jobs citing SCVMM 56 184 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.063% 0.19% 0.076%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.71% 2.16% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 43 107 61
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £35,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% -  

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 7868 8516 8409
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.83% 8.66% 7.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6365 6923 6633
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 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

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 June 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 June 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 -64 54 £45,000 - 10
London -19 21 £58,500 +21.87% 1
South East +22 14 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Berkshire +28 9 £45,000 -18.18%
Birmingham +2 8 £48,750 -
West Midlands +2 8 £48,750 -15.21%
Slough +12 5 £40,000 -
North West -44 5 £42,500 +32.81% 3
Merseyside - 5 £42,500 - 2
Surrey +7 4 £27,500 -35.29%
South West -2 4 £43,750 +23.23% 2
Yorkshire - 4 £34,000 - 2
West Yorkshire - 4 £34,000 - 2
Liverpool - 4 £42,500 -
Leeds - 4 £34,000 - 2
Reading +21 2 £48,750 +10.79%
City of London +20 2 £58,750 +6.81%
East Midlands +9 2 £48,750 +39.28%
Guildford -1 2 £27,500 -35.29%
Nottinghamshire -5 2 £48,750 -
Nottingham -9 2 £48,750 -
Wiltshire - 2 £35,000 -
Maidenhead - 2 £60,000 -
Swindon - 2 £35,000 -
Gloucester +4 1 £52,500 +61.53% 1
Gloucestershire +2 1 £52,500 +61.53% 1
Bristol -35 1 - - 1
East Sussex - 1 £32,500 -
Wirral - 1 £30,000 - 1
Lewes - 1 £32,500 -

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 68 (70.83%) Hyper-V
2 62 (64.58%) VMware
3 57 (59.38%) Windows
4 54 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 52 (54.17%) Microsoft
6 50 (52.08%) ITIL
6 50 (52.08%) Microsoft Azure
7 49 (51.04%) SCOM
8 48 (50.00%) SQL Server
9 44 (45.83%) Windows Server
10 43 (44.79%) Virtual Machines
11 42 (43.75%) SCCM
12 41 (42.71%) SQL
13 38 (39.58%) Citrix
14 37 (38.54%) Amazon AWS
14 37 (38.54%) Data Centre
15 36 (37.50%) NetApp
16 34 (35.42%) Finance
17 33 (34.38%) Cisco
18 30 (31.25%) Active Directory
18 30 (31.25%) HP
18 30 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
19 29 (30.21%) IaaS
20 28 (29.17%) Presales
20 28 (29.17%) EMC
20 28 (29.17%) IBM
21 27 (28.13%) Service Delivery
21 27 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
21 27 (28.13%) PaaS
22 26 (27.08%) Degree

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 8 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.25%) Skype for Business
3 5 (5.21%) IIS
4 3 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 50 (52.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (38.54%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (30.21%) IaaS
4 27 (28.13%) PaaS
5 24 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (12.50%) Office 365
7 5 (5.21%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 21 (21.88%) SAN
2 19 (19.79%) DNS
3 8 (8.33%) IPv4
3 8 (8.33%) iSCSI
3 8 (8.33%) SNMP
4 7 (7.29%) LAN
4 7 (7.29%) NAS
4 7 (7.29%) NetScaler
4 7 (7.29%) Software-Defined Networking
4 7 (7.29%) WAN
5 6 (6.25%) Firewall
6 5 (5.21%) Network Security
7 4 (4.17%) DHCP
7 4 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (3.13%) Skype
8 3 (3.13%) VoIP
9 2 (2.08%) VLAN
10 1 (1.04%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (1.04%) Internet
10 1 (1.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (25.00%) DB2
2 24 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (1.04%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (35.42%) Finance
2 23 (23.96%) Publishing
3 21 (21.88%) Retail
4 5 (5.21%) Marketing
5 4 (4.17%) Electronics
5 4 (4.17%) Legal
5 4 (4.17%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.17%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.13%) Advertising
6 3 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (29.17%) Architect
2 26 (27.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 23 (23.96%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (10.42%) Windows Engineer
5 9 (9.38%) Administrator
5 9 (9.38%) Support Engineer
6 8 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (7.29%) Cloud Consultant
7 7 (7.29%) Consultant
7 7 (7.29%) Hyper-V Engineer
7 7 (7.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (6.25%) Analyst
9 5 (5.21%) Cloud Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) Infrastructure Support
9 5 (5.21%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) Operations Manager
9 5 (5.21%) Technical Support
10 4 (4.17%) Cloud Architect
10 4 (4.17%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.08%) JSON
1 2 (2.08%) Middleware
1 2 (2.08%) REST
2 1 (1.04%) .NET
2 1 (1.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 37 (38.54%) Data Centre
2 24 (25.00%) CMDB
3 23 (23.96%) Computer Science
4 16 (16.67%) Clustering
5 15 (15.63%) Private Cloud
6 12 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (4.17%) HP Storage
7 4 (4.17%) HP StoreVirtual
8 2 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.08%) PKI
9 1 (1.04%) BYOD
9 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (1.04%) Public Cloud
9 1 (1.04%) Replication
9 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 57 (59.38%) Windows
2 44 (45.83%) Windows Server
3 27 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (20.83%) Linux
5 18 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (7.29%) CentOS
6 7 (7.29%) Windows 10
7 5 (5.21%) Windows 7
7 5 (5.21%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.08%) Unix
9 2 (2.08%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.04%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (52.08%) ITIL
2 28 (29.17%) Presales
3 27 (28.13%) Service Delivery
4 26 (27.08%) IT Strategy
5 25 (26.04%) Project Management
6 24 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 24 (25.00%) CRM
6 24 (25.00%) ITIL V3
6 24 (25.00%) Line Management
6 24 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 24 (25.00%) Service Management
7 23 (23.96%) Business Development
7 23 (23.96%) Capacity Planning
7 23 (23.96%) Customer Engagement
7 23 (23.96%) IT Governance
7 23 (23.96%) Requirements Analysis
7 23 (23.96%) Software Engineering
7 23 (23.96%) Technical Architecture
7 23 (23.96%) TOGAF
7 23 (23.96%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 41 (42.71%) SQL
2 22 (22.92%) PowerShell
3 6 (6.25%) VB
4 3 (3.13%) Java
5 2 (2.08%) Python
5 2 (2.08%) Ruby
6 1 (1.04%) C#
6 1 (1.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 30 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (27.08%) Degree
3 25 (26.04%) MCSE
4 24 (25.00%) PMI Certification
4 24 (25.00%) PMP
5 23 (23.96%) Computer Science Degree
5 23 (23.96%) ISEB
6 11 (11.46%) Citrix Certification
7 10 (10.42%) MCSA
8 8 (8.33%) RHCE
8 8 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (7.29%) CCA
9 7 (7.29%) CCNA
9 7 (7.29%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (6.25%) MCP
10 6 (6.25%) VCP5
11 5 (5.21%) Security Cleared
12 4 (4.17%) CCAA
12 4 (4.17%) SC Cleared
13 1 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.29%) SLA
2 4 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.17%) SSAE 16
3 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 68 (70.83%) Hyper-V
2 54 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (44.79%) Virtual Machines
4 30 (31.25%) Active Directory
5 16 (16.67%) vCloud
6 11 (11.46%) vSphere
7 9 (9.38%) XenApp
7 9 (9.38%) XenServer
8 8 (8.33%) KVM
9 5 (5.21%) XenDesktop
10 4 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (4.17%) Terminal Services
10 4 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (1.04%) DFS Replication
11 1 (1.04%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 49 (51.04%) SCOM
2 42 (43.75%) SCCM
3 16 (16.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 11 (11.46%) SCDPM
5 9 (9.38%) Failover Clustering
6 8 (8.33%) PowerCLI
6 8 (8.33%) WMI
7 6 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
7 6 (6.25%) WSUS
8 5 (5.21%) SCOrch
8 5 (5.21%) SCSM
9 4 (4.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Clustering
10 3 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (3.13%) Puppet
10 3 (3.13%) vCenter Server
11 1 (1.04%) Ansible
11 1 (1.04%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 62 (64.58%) VMware
2 52 (54.17%) Microsoft
3 38 (39.58%) Citrix
4 36 (37.50%) NetApp
5 33 (34.38%) Cisco
6 30 (31.25%) HP
7 28 (29.17%) EMC
7 28 (29.17%) IBM
8 26 (27.08%) Oracle
9 25 (26.04%) Juniper
10 24 (25.00%) BMC
11 23 (23.96%) CheckPoint
12 14 (14.58%) Dell
13 9 (9.38%) Red Hat
14 8 (8.33%) Dell Compellent
14 8 (8.33%) EqualLogic
15 4 (4.17%) 3PAR
15 4 (4.17%) Brocade
15 4 (4.17%) SAP
16 3 (3.13%) SolarWinds
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