The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for SCCM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
England / West Midlands
Rank 156 187 158
Rank change year-on-year +31 -29  
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 59 59 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.25% 0.96% 1.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.97% 14.94% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 41 35 39
Median salary £45,000 £36,410 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.59% -14.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £62,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  

SCCM 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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 311 395 300
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 6.59% 6.42% 5.84%
Number of salaries quoted 228 278 226
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in the West Midlands

SCCM
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for SCCM in the West Midlands

SCCM
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SCCM in the West Midlands

SCCM
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 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
Birmingham +14 37 £45,000 +14.64% 2
Coventry +21 7 £47,000 +108.88% 1
Warwickshire +25 3 £34,000 +13.33% 2
Solihull -10 3 £32,500 -13.33%
Staffordshire +13 2 £36,750 -2.00% 3
West Bromwich +1 2 £41,750 -35.76%
Worcestershire -8 1 £22,500 -35.71%
Shropshire - 1 £22,500 - 1
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing SCCM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 84 (65.63%) Windows
2 77 (60.16%) Microsoft
3 75 (58.59%) Active Directory
4 66 (51.56%) Data Centre
5 64 (50.00%) SCOM
6 61 (47.66%) VMware
7 43 (33.59%) VMware Infrastructure
8 42 (32.81%) Linux
9 39 (30.47%) MS Excel
10 38 (29.69%) Windows Server
11 37 (28.91%) Service Delivery
12 36 (28.13%) Finance
12 36 (28.13%) ITIL
13 31 (24.22%) DNS
14 30 (23.44%) Continuous Improvement
15 28 (21.88%) Office 365
16 27 (21.09%) Microsoft Azure
16 27 (21.09%) Citrix
16 27 (21.09%) MS Office
16 27 (21.09%) SQL
17 25 (19.53%) Unix
17 25 (19.53%) IBM
17 25 (19.53%) Service Management
17 25 (19.53%) Security Cleared
18 24 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
19 23 (17.97%) Capacity Planning
19 23 (17.97%) Retail
20 22 (17.19%) Firewall
20 22 (17.19%) Microsoft Certification
21 21 (16.41%) Red Hat

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (12.50%) IIS
2 11 (8.59%) MS Exchange
3 8 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.91%) Skype for Business
5 4 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.34%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 39 (30.47%) MS Excel
2 27 (21.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (10.94%) assyst
2 6 (4.69%) Sentinel
3 2 (1.56%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 28 (21.88%) Office 365
2 27 (21.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.47%) G Suite
4 5 (3.91%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (3.13%) IaaS
6 3 (2.34%) SaaS
7 2 (1.56%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.78%) PaaS
8 1 (0.78%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 31 (24.22%) DNS
2 22 (17.19%) Firewall
3 15 (11.72%) DHCP
3 15 (11.72%) SSL
4 14 (10.94%) TCP/IP
5 12 (9.38%) VPN
6 9 (7.03%) SAN
7 6 (4.69%) 802.11
7 6 (4.69%) SNMP
8 5 (3.91%) LAN
8 5 (3.91%) NAS
8 5 (3.91%) WAN
9 4 (3.13%) Skype
10 3 (2.34%) Network Security
10 3 (2.34%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (1.56%) DSL
11 2 (1.56%) VoIP
11 2 (1.56%) WebEx
11 2 (1.56%) Wireless
12 1 (0.78%) Symposium
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (0.78%) DB2
2 1 (0.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Ant
General
1 36 (28.13%) Finance
2 23 (17.97%) Retail
3 15 (11.72%) Publishing
4 6 (4.69%) Advertising
5 2 (1.56%) Automotive
5 2 (1.56%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (15.63%) Technical Specialist
2 15 (11.72%) Data Centre Engineer
2 15 (11.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (10.94%) Monitoring Engineer
4 13 (10.16%) SCCM Engineer
5 11 (8.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 7 (5.47%) Analyst
6 7 (5.47%) Support Engineer
7 6 (4.69%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (4.69%) Capacity Manager
7 6 (4.69%) PC Support
7 6 (4.69%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 6 (4.69%) Storage Engineer
8 5 (3.91%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (3.91%) IT Engineer
8 5 (3.91%) Operations Manager
9 4 (3.13%) Administrator
9 4 (3.13%) Principal Engineer
9 4 (3.13%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
9 4 (3.13%) Software Licensing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.69%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.78%) .NET
2 1 (0.78%) COM
2 1 (0.78%) Web Services
2 1 (0.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 66 (51.56%) Data Centre
2 24 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (14.06%) CMDB
4 6 (4.69%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.69%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.34%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.56%) Clustering
7 2 (1.56%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.78%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.78%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.78%) iPhone
8 1 (0.78%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 84 (65.63%) Windows
2 42 (32.81%) Linux
3 38 (29.69%) Windows Server
4 25 (19.53%) Unix
5 21 (16.41%) Windows 10
6 20 (15.63%) Windows 7
6 20 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (8.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (5.47%) Windows 8
9 6 (4.69%) AIX
9 6 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (4.69%) Solaris
9 6 (4.69%) Windows Vista
10 3 (2.34%) Apple iOS
10 3 (2.34%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.56%) Android
11 2 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.78%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (28.91%) Service Delivery
2 36 (28.13%) ITIL
3 30 (23.44%) Continuous Improvement
4 25 (19.53%) Service Management
5 23 (17.97%) Capacity Planning
6 20 (15.63%) Change Management
7 16 (12.50%) Line Management
8 15 (11.72%) IT Strategy
8 15 (11.72%) Presales
9 14 (10.94%) Process Improvement
10 12 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (5.47%) Mobile Device Management
11 7 (5.47%) Patch Management
12 6 (4.69%) Capacity Management
12 6 (4.69%) Data Analysis
12 6 (4.69%) Disk Encryption
12 6 (4.69%) Problem Management
12 6 (4.69%) Resource Management
12 6 (4.69%) Software Engineering
12 6 (4.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (21.09%) SQL
2 21 (16.41%) PowerShell
3 7 (5.47%) VBScript
4 6 (4.69%) VB
5 5 (3.91%) Perl
6 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.78%) C
6 1 (0.78%) Google Apps Script
6 1 (0.78%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.78%) Python
6 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (19.53%) Security Cleared
2 22 (17.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (14.84%) MCSE
4 15 (11.72%) BPSS Clearance
4 15 (11.72%) LPIC
5 13 (10.16%) Degree
6 7 (5.47%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (5.47%) MCP
7 6 (4.69%) CCNA
7 6 (4.69%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (4.69%) MCSA
8 5 (3.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (2.34%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.56%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.78%) ISEB
11 1 (0.78%) MCTS
11 1 (0.78%) NCDA
11 1 (0.78%) NCIE
11 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.78%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.72%) Disclosure Scotland
2 10 (7.81%) SLA
3 5 (3.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.34%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.56%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.56%) ISO22301
System Software
1 75 (58.59%) Active Directory
2 43 (33.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (11.72%) Firmware
4 12 (9.38%) Hyper-V
5 8 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (3.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (1.56%) BitLocker
7 2 (1.56%) XenApp
8 1 (0.78%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.78%) vSphere
8 1 (0.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 64 (50.00%) SCOM
2 19 (14.84%) Tivoli
3 16 (12.50%) Backup Exec
3 16 (12.50%) NetBackup
4 8 (6.25%) WSUS
5 7 (5.47%) AirWatch
6 6 (4.69%) SCOrch
7 4 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (3.13%) Cisco UCCE
8 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 1 (0.78%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.78%) MAILsweeper
10 1 (0.78%) SCDPM
10 1 (0.78%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.78%) Simpana
Vendors
1 77 (60.16%) Microsoft
2 61 (47.66%) VMware
3 27 (21.09%) Citrix
4 25 (19.53%) IBM
5 21 (16.41%) Red Hat
6 14 (10.94%) HP
7 13 (10.16%) Cisco
8 10 (7.81%) NetApp
9 9 (7.03%) Dell
10 7 (5.47%) Google
10 7 (5.47%) LANDesk
10 7 (5.47%) SolarWinds
11 5 (3.91%) CommVault
11 5 (3.91%) Snow
12 4 (3.13%) F5
13 3 (2.34%) Lotus
13 3 (2.34%) Nimble Storage
14 2 (1.56%) Remedy
14 2 (1.56%) ServiceNow
15 1 (0.78%) Dell Compellent
Telford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Oscar
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £48000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon
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Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
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