The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Systems Management Server (SMS) skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Systems Management Server (SMS) over the 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
UK
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 813 882 886
Rank change year-on-year +69 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 52 68 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.060% 0.066% 0.089%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.71% 0.78% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 32 58 65
Median salary £32,500 £31,750 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.36% -17.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £19,700 £22,016
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £47,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,820
% change year-on-year -18.75% +11.66%  

Systems Management Server (SMS) 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 7328 8722 8351
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.52% 8.41% 7.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5873 7044 6606
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16%  

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Management Server (SMS) in the UK

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS).

Salary trend for Systems Management Server (SMS) in the UK

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Management Server (SMS) in the UK

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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 +78 51 £32,500 +3.17% 10
London +70 20 £60,000 +120.18% 3
South East +76 17 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Canary Wharf -1 10 - -
West Sussex - 8 £45,000 -
North West - 6 £32,500 - 1
Surrey +58 4 £30,000 +21.21% 1
Burnley - 4 £32,500 -
Lancashire - 4 £32,500 -
Yorkshire +21 3 £32,500 +3.17%
Huddersfield - 3 £32,500 -
Guildford - 3 £30,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 3 £32,500 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £32,000 - 1
Hampshire +24 2 - - 1
South West +9 2 £26,000 -10.34%
Bristol 0 2 £26,000 -45.26%
Liverpool - 2 £26,000 -
Jarrow - 2 £20,910 -
Gatwick - 2 £45,000 -
Basingstoke - 2 - - 1
Witney - 2 £32,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £20,910 - 1
North East - 2 £20,910 - 1
Merseyside - 2 £26,000 -
City of London +26 1 £40,000 +48.14%
Hatfield +25 1 - - 1
East of England +9 1 - - 2
Hertfordshire +6 1 - - 2
Abingdon - 1 £22,500 -

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 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 Systems Management Server (SMS).

1 77 (77.78%) Windows
2 70 (70.71%) Microsoft
3 58 (58.59%) Active Directory
4 40 (40.40%) SCCM
5 39 (39.39%) SQL Server
6 37 (37.37%) SQL
7 33 (33.33%) Windows 7
8 31 (31.31%) PowerShell
9 27 (27.27%) VMware
10 26 (26.26%) MySQL
10 26 (26.26%) ITIL
11 25 (25.25%) DNS
12 24 (24.24%) JavaScript
12 24 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
13 23 (23.23%) Oracle
14 22 (22.22%) MS Exchange
15 21 (21.21%) Linux
15 21 (21.21%) Windows Server
16 20 (20.20%) CSS
16 20 (20.20%) Finance
17 19 (19.19%) HTML
18 18 (18.18%) VB
18 18 (18.18%) Application Packaging
19 17 (17.17%) IIS
20 16 (16.16%) SLA
20 16 (16.16%) Windows Server 2008
21 15 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
21 15 (15.15%) Python
21 15 (15.15%) Vagrant
21 15 (15.15%) Docker

Systems Management Server (SMS)
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 22 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 17 (17.17%) IIS
3 5 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.03%) Apache
4 3 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.03%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.02%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.01%) CMS
6 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (13.13%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.02%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.02%) InDesign
2 2 (2.02%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.01%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (10.10%) Adobe Campaign
1 10 (10.10%) Eloqua
2 2 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.01%) Raiser's Edge
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (11.11%) Amazon ELB
2 11 (11.11%) Amazon S3
2 11 (11.11%) Amazon SQS
2 11 (11.11%) IaaS
2 11 (11.11%) PaaS
3 10 (10.10%) Office 365
4 2 (2.02%) G Suite
5 1 (1.01%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.01%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 25 (25.25%) DNS
2 14 (14.14%) DHCP
3 13 (13.13%) TCP/IP
4 11 (11.11%) Network Security
5 10 (10.10%) VPN
6 8 (8.08%) Firewall
6 8 (8.08%) Internet
7 5 (5.05%) SAN
7 5 (5.05%) VoIP
8 4 (4.04%) FTP
8 4 (4.04%) IPv4
8 4 (4.04%) SMTP
8 4 (4.04%) SSL
9 2 (2.02%) LAN
9 2 (2.02%) WAN
10 1 (1.01%) 3G
10 1 (1.01%) GPRS
10 1 (1.01%) GSM
10 1 (1.01%) Intranet
10 1 (1.01%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (39.39%) SQL Server
2 26 (26.26%) MySQL
3 10 (10.10%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (10.10%) RDBMS
3 10 (10.10%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.05%) Informix
5 4 (4.04%) Redis
6 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.01%) Power BI
7 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (15.15%) Vagrant
2 7 (7.07%) InstallShield
2 7 (7.07%) MSI
3 6 (6.06%) webpack
4 5 (5.05%) Babel
4 5 (5.05%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.05%) Subversion
5 4 (4.04%) eggPlant
5 4 (4.04%) JIRA
5 4 (4.04%) JMeter
5 4 (4.04%) LoadRunner
5 4 (4.04%) LoadUI
5 4 (4.04%) Selenium
5 4 (4.04%) SilkPerformer
5 4 (4.04%) SilkTest
5 4 (4.04%) SoapUI
5 4 (4.04%) The Grinder
5 4 (4.04%) VersionOne
5 4 (4.04%) WebDriver
6 3 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (20.20%) Finance
2 13 (13.13%) Marketing
3 6 (6.06%) Law
4 2 (2.02%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (18.18%) Analyst
2 12 (12.12%) IT Analyst
3 10 (10.10%) Architect
3 10 (10.10%) Service Analyst
3 10 (10.10%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (9.09%) Applications Packager
4 9 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
4 9 (9.09%) Developer
4 9 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 8 (8.08%) Active Directory Analyst
5 8 (8.08%) Consultant
5 8 (8.08%) Integration Engineer
5 8 (8.08%) IT Support
5 8 (8.08%) ITIL Service Analyst
5 8 (8.08%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
5 8 (8.08%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (7.07%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (7.07%) SCCM Engineer
7 6 (6.06%) SCCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (20.20%) CSS
2 19 (19.19%) HTML
3 12 (12.12%) XML
4 7 (7.07%) HTML5
5 6 (6.06%) Node.js
5 6 (6.06%) Redux
5 6 (6.06%) Sass
6 5 (5.05%) CSS3
6 5 (5.05%) WebSockets
7 4 (4.04%) SOAP
8 3 (3.03%) .NET
9 2 (2.02%) COM
9 2 (2.02%) Web Services
10 1 (1.01%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.01%) ASP.NET
10 1 (1.01%) jQuery
10 1 (1.01%) JSON
10 1 (1.01%) SVG
10 1 (1.01%) WebRTC
10 1 (1.01%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.10%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (9.09%) Blackberry
3 7 (7.07%) Client/Server
4 6 (6.06%) iPhone
5 3 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.03%) Hedge funds
5 3 (3.03%) RSA SecurID
6 2 (2.02%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.02%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.02%) iPad
6 2 (2.02%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.02%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.02%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.01%) Clustering
7 1 (1.01%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 77 (77.78%) Windows
2 33 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 21 (21.21%) Linux
3 21 (21.21%) Windows Server
4 16 (16.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (11.11%) Windows 10
6 9 (9.09%) Mac OS
7 8 (8.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (7.07%) Windows Vista
8 7 (7.07%) Windows XP
9 5 (5.05%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (3.03%) Apple iOS
11 2 (2.02%) Android
11 2 (2.02%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.01%) CentOS
12 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.01%) Unix
12 1 (1.01%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (26.26%) ITIL
2 18 (18.18%) Application Packaging
3 15 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (14.14%) DevOps
5 13 (13.13%) Open Source
6 12 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (11.11%) Data Security
7 11 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
7 11 (11.11%) TDD
8 10 (10.10%) Marketing Automation
8 10 (10.10%) Presales
8 10 (10.10%) Service Management
9 9 (9.09%) Workflow
10 8 (8.08%) IT Audit
10 8 (8.08%) Patch Management
10 8 (8.08%) Release Management
10 8 (8.08%) Software Deployment
11 7 (7.07%) Line Management
11 7 (7.07%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (7.07%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 37 (37.37%) SQL
2 31 (31.31%) PowerShell
3 24 (24.24%) JavaScript
4 18 (18.18%) VB
5 15 (15.15%) Python
6 11 (11.11%) Bash Shell
7 9 (9.09%) VBScript
8 6 (6.06%) Java
9 5 (5.05%) ES6
10 4 (4.04%) Groovy
10 4 (4.04%) Shell Script
11 3 (3.03%) C#
11 3 (3.03%) PHP
12 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.01%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (14.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (10.10%) Security Cleared
3 9 (9.09%) MCITP
4 8 (8.08%) DV Cleared
5 4 (4.04%) A+ Certification
5 4 (4.04%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (2.02%) Degree
6 2 (2.02%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.16%) SLA
2 1 (1.01%) DICOM
2 1 (1.01%) HL7
System Software
1 58 (58.59%) Active Directory
2 24 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (15.15%) Docker
4 14 (14.14%) Hyper-V
5 8 (8.08%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (6.06%) XenApp
7 3 (3.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.03%) XenDesktop
8 2 (2.02%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (1.01%) vCloud
9 1 (1.01%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.01%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 40 (40.40%) SCCM
2 12 (12.12%) WSUS
3 11 (11.11%) Puppet
4 10 (10.10%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 8 (8.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 8 (8.08%) SCOM
6 4 (4.04%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (4.04%) vCenter Server
7 2 (2.02%) Nagios
7 2 (2.02%) OpenView
7 2 (2.02%) OVSD
7 2 (2.02%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.01%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.01%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (1.01%) HP SIM
8 1 (1.01%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 70 (70.71%) Microsoft
2 27 (27.27%) VMware
3 23 (23.23%) Oracle
4 14 (14.14%) Cognizant
5 12 (12.12%) Adobe
5 12 (12.12%) Citrix
6 11 (11.11%) Apple
7 10 (10.10%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 10 (10.10%) ServiceNow
8 4 (4.04%) CA Agile Central
8 4 (4.04%) Cisco
8 4 (4.04%) HP
8 4 (4.04%) IBM
9 3 (3.03%) Bloomberg
9 3 (3.03%) CheckPoint
9 3 (3.03%) FactSet
9 3 (3.03%) Fixnetix
9 3 (3.03%) NetApp
9 3 (3.03%) Reuters
9 3 (3.03%) SolarWinds
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