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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM)
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 818 852 824
Rank change year-on-year +34 -28  
Permanent jobs citing SCVMM 40 102 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.047% 0.098% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.57% 1.21% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 25 61 121
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -15.76% +8.23%  

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 7017 8404 8048
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.23% 8.08% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5696 6774 6405
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

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 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SCVMM in the UK

SCVMM
Top 26 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 28 March 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 +43 38 £40,000 -11.11% 9
London +60 9 £65,000 +66.66% 5
West Midlands +39 7 - -
East of England +23 7 £26,500 -41.11%
Birmingham +12 7 - -
South East +22 5 £37,500 -31.81% 1
North West -12 5 £41,250 -12.23% 2
Cambridgeshire +14 4 - -
Peterborough - 4 - -
South West +25 3 - - 1
Bedfordshire +19 3 £26,500 +1.92%
Berkshire +15 3 £35,000 -37.77% 1
Bedford +7 3 £26,500 +1.92%
Bristol +1 3 - -
Merseyside - 3 £42,500 - 1
Liverpool - 3 £42,500 - 1
Slough +21 2 £35,000 +7.69%
Derby +2 2 £43,750 -
Derbyshire +2 2 £43,750 -
East Midlands -1 2 £43,750 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £55,000 -
Manchester - 2 £33,250 - 1
Oxford - 2 £55,000 -
Scotland +25 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Edinburgh - 1 £45,000 -
Bolton - 1 £26,500 -

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 69 (57.98%) ITIL
1 69 (57.98%) VMware
2 66 (55.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 64 (53.78%) Hyper-V
4 63 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 63 (52.94%) Windows
5 61 (51.26%) MS Excel
5 61 (51.26%) Virtual Machines
6 60 (50.42%) SCOM
7 59 (49.58%) Data Centre
8 58 (48.74%) SQL Server
8 58 (48.74%) HP
8 58 (48.74%) Finance
9 56 (47.06%) SQL
10 55 (46.22%) Microsoft
10 55 (46.22%) SCCM
11 53 (44.54%) Windows Server
12 52 (43.70%) Citrix
13 48 (40.34%) Cisco
14 47 (39.50%) Presales
15 46 (38.66%) Service Delivery
15 46 (38.66%) Project Management
15 46 (38.66%) Degree
16 45 (37.82%) Amazon AWS
16 45 (37.82%) IaaS
17 43 (36.13%) PaaS
17 43 (36.13%) Computer Science
17 43 (36.13%) IBM
17 43 (36.13%) IT Strategy
18 42 (35.29%) PRINCE2

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 23 (19.33%) MS Exchange
2 15 (12.61%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (10.92%) Skype for Business
4 9 (7.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (3.36%) IIS
Applications
1 61 (51.26%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.52%) Sentinel
2 2 (1.68%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 66 (55.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (37.82%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (37.82%) IaaS
3 43 (36.13%) PaaS
4 42 (35.29%) Amazon EC2
5 19 (15.97%) Office 365
6 3 (2.52%) SaaS
7 2 (1.68%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.84%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.84%) Fastly
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.45%) DNS
2 14 (11.76%) WAN
3 12 (10.08%) SAN
4 10 (8.40%) LAN
5 9 (7.56%) DHCP
5 9 (7.56%) VPN
6 7 (5.88%) Firewall
6 7 (5.88%) VoIP
7 6 (5.04%) Fibre Channel
7 6 (5.04%) VLAN
8 5 (4.20%) NAS
9 4 (3.36%) DMZ
9 4 (3.36%) HSRP
9 4 (3.36%) IPsec
9 4 (3.36%) NetScaler
9 4 (3.36%) Network Security
9 4 (3.36%) Skype
9 4 (3.36%) VRRP
10 3 (2.52%) FTP
10 3 (2.52%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (48.74%) SQL Server
2 39 (32.77%) DB2
2 39 (32.77%) MySQL
3 3 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 58 (48.74%) Finance
2 38 (31.93%) Publishing
2 38 (31.93%) Retail
3 6 (5.04%) Banking
4 4 (3.36%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.68%) Advertising
6 1 (0.84%) Electronics
6 1 (0.84%) Legal
6 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.84%) Marketing
6 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (32.77%) Architect
2 34 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
3 26 (21.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (13.45%) Server Engineer
5 14 (11.76%) Support Engineer
6 13 (10.92%) Cloud Engineer
7 12 (10.08%) Windows Engineer
8 10 (8.40%) Windows Server Engineer
9 9 (7.56%) Infrastructure Support
9 9 (7.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 8 (6.72%) Administrator
10 8 (6.72%) SCCM Engineer
10 8 (6.72%) Systems Administrator
11 7 (5.88%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (5.04%) Team Leader
12 6 (5.04%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
13 5 (4.20%) Operations Team Leader
13 5 (4.20%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 5 (4.20%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
13 5 (4.20%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 59 (49.58%) Data Centre
2 43 (36.13%) Computer Science
3 39 (32.77%) CMDB
4 24 (20.17%) Clustering
5 13 (10.92%) Private Cloud
6 10 (8.40%) Hybrid Cloud
7 9 (7.56%) Blackberry
8 6 (5.04%) Public Cloud
9 4 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (3.36%) HP Storage
9 4 (3.36%) HP StoreVirtual
9 4 (3.36%) Replication
10 3 (2.52%) Client/Server
10 3 (2.52%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.84%) BYOD
11 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 63 (52.94%) Windows
2 53 (44.54%) Windows Server
3 24 (20.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (16.81%) Linux
5 16 (13.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (8.40%) Windows 7
7 6 (5.04%) Unix
7 6 (5.04%) Windows 10
8 5 (4.20%) Windows 8
8 5 (4.20%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (3.36%) Debian
9 4 (3.36%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.68%) HPUX
10 2 (1.68%) VMS
11 1 (0.84%) CentOS
11 1 (0.84%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.84%) NetWare
11 1 (0.84%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (57.98%) ITIL
2 47 (39.50%) Presales
3 46 (38.66%) Project Management
3 46 (38.66%) Service Delivery
4 43 (36.13%) IT Strategy
5 42 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 42 (35.29%) Line Management
5 42 (35.29%) PRINCE2
5 42 (35.29%) Software Engineering
6 41 (34.45%) Capacity Planning
6 41 (34.45%) Requirements Analysis
6 41 (34.45%) Technical Architecture
6 41 (34.45%) TOGAF
6 41 (34.45%) Zachman Framework
7 39 (32.77%) ITIL V3
7 39 (32.77%) Service Management
8 38 (31.93%) Gantt Chart
8 38 (31.93%) IT Governance
9 36 (30.25%) CRM
10 34 (28.57%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 56 (47.06%) SQL
2 22 (18.49%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (38.66%) Degree
2 41 (34.45%) ISEB
3 39 (32.77%) PMI Certification
3 39 (32.77%) PMP
4 20 (16.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (15.13%) MCSE
6 7 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (5.04%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (4.20%) MCP
9 4 (3.36%) CCAA
10 3 (2.52%) CCA
10 3 (2.52%) MCSA
10 3 (2.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.68%) CCNA
11 2 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (1.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.84%) CISSP
12 1 (0.84%) CompTIA Security+
12 1 (0.84%) RHCE
12 1 (0.84%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.04%) SLA
2 5 (4.20%) QA
3 4 (3.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.36%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 64 (53.78%) Hyper-V
2 63 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (51.26%) Virtual Machines
4 27 (22.69%) Active Directory
5 6 (5.04%) XenApp
6 5 (4.20%) vCloud
7 4 (3.36%) Terminal Services
8 3 (2.52%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (2.52%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.68%) vSphere
9 2 (1.68%) XenServer
10 1 (0.84%) KVM
10 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.84%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.84%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.84%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 60 (50.42%) SCOM
2 55 (46.22%) SCCM
3 21 (17.65%) SCOrch
4 14 (11.76%) Failover Clustering
5 8 (6.72%) Microsoft Clustering
6 7 (5.88%) SCDPM
7 5 (4.20%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 5 (4.20%) SCSM
7 5 (4.20%) WSUS
8 4 (3.36%) NetBackup
8 4 (3.36%) ZABBIX
9 3 (2.52%) vRealize
10 1 (0.84%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.84%) PowerCLI
10 1 (0.84%) WMI
10 1 (0.84%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 69 (57.98%) VMware
2 58 (48.74%) HP
3 55 (46.22%) Microsoft
4 52 (43.70%) Citrix
5 48 (40.34%) Cisco
6 43 (36.13%) IBM
7 41 (34.45%) CheckPoint
7 41 (34.45%) Oracle
8 39 (32.77%) BMC
8 39 (32.77%) Juniper
8 39 (32.77%) NetApp
9 38 (31.93%) EMC
10 8 (6.72%) Dell
11 7 (5.88%) 3PAR
12 4 (3.36%) Brocade
13 3 (2.52%) Symantec
14 2 (1.68%) Zerto
15 1 (0.84%) Dell Compellent
15 1 (0.84%) Nimble Storage
15 1 (0.84%) Sophos
East London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + ITIL certs + package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
East London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum + 4500 on call a year
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago