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

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 171 180
Rank change year-on-year +56 +9  
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 116 70 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.26% 1.13% 0.93%
As % of the Systems Management category 28.29% 18.97% 14.56%
Number of salaries quoted 79 39 38
Median salary £39,000 £45,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% -1.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,800 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,600 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +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 410 369 364
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 7.98% 5.98% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 292 242 313
Median salary £40,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +1.12%  

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 28 June 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 28 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
Birmingham +23 64 £37,500 -21.05% 4
Coventry +14 17 £40,000 -21.56% 4
Shropshire -1 5 - - 5
Solihull - 5 £30,000 -
Warwickshire +13 4 £38,000 -
West Bromwich - 4 £40,000 -
Staffordshire - 3 £36,750 - 2
Wolverhampton - 2 £30,000 -
Walsall +6 1 £45,000 +45.16%
Herefordshire - 1 - - 1
SCCM
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 125 (71.43%) Windows
2 114 (65.14%) Active Directory
3 101 (57.71%) Microsoft
4 86 (49.14%) VMware
5 72 (41.14%) Data Centre
6 59 (33.71%) Windows Server
6 59 (33.71%) SCOM
7 53 (30.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 51 (29.14%) ITIL
9 48 (27.43%) PowerShell
10 47 (26.86%) Linux
11 45 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
12 44 (25.14%) Office 365
13 37 (21.14%) Windows Server 2012
13 37 (21.14%) DNS
14 33 (18.86%) Citrix
14 33 (18.86%) Windows Server 2008
15 31 (17.71%) Finance
16 30 (17.14%) Windows 7
17 29 (16.57%) Continuous Improvement
18 28 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
19 27 (15.43%) Service Delivery
19 27 (15.43%) Hyper-V
20 26 (14.86%) MCSE
20 26 (14.86%) SharePoint
20 26 (14.86%) Windows 10
21 24 (13.71%) Microsoft Office
21 24 (13.71%) SQL
21 24 (13.71%) DHCP
22 23 (13.14%) Cisco

SCCM
Co-occurring 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 26 (14.86%) SharePoint
2 23 (13.14%) MS Exchange
3 22 (12.57%) IIS
4 7 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
5 6 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (3.43%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.71%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.14%) Apache
7 2 (1.14%) nginx
8 1 (0.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 24 (13.71%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (7.43%) assyst
2 6 (3.43%) Workfront
3 5 (2.86%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 45 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (25.14%) Office 365
3 8 (4.57%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (3.43%) IaaS
5 4 (2.29%) G Suite
6 3 (1.71%) OneDrive
6 3 (1.71%) PaaS
6 3 (1.71%) SaaS
7 2 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 37 (21.14%) DNS
2 24 (13.71%) DHCP
3 21 (12.00%) SAN
4 18 (10.29%) Firewall
5 15 (8.57%) TCP/IP
6 13 (7.43%) VPN
7 12 (6.86%) SSL
8 9 (5.14%) LAN
9 8 (4.57%) VLAN
10 7 (4.00%) WAN
11 5 (2.86%) NAS
11 5 (2.86%) NetScaler
12 4 (2.29%) 802.11
12 4 (2.29%) Skype
12 4 (2.29%) SNMP
13 2 (1.14%) Cisco Nexus
13 2 (1.14%) NaaS
13 2 (1.14%) Network Security
13 2 (1.14%) SMS
13 2 (1.14%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.57%) DB2
3 1 (0.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (2.86%) InstallShield
1 5 (2.86%) MSI
2 1 (0.57%) Ant
General
1 31 (17.71%) Finance
2 22 (12.57%) Retail
3 12 (6.86%) Publishing
4 9 (5.14%) Advertising
5 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (13.14%) Analyst
3 22 (12.57%) Technical Specialist
4 15 (8.57%) Data Centre Engineer
4 15 (8.57%) SCCM Engineer
5 13 (7.43%) Monitoring Engineer
6 10 (5.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 10 (5.71%) Consultant
6 10 (5.71%) SCCM Specialist
7 8 (4.57%) Azure Engineer
7 8 (4.57%) Storage Engineer
7 8 (4.57%) Support Engineer
8 7 (4.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (4.00%) Applications Packager
8 7 (4.00%) Principal Engineer
8 7 (4.00%) Technical Leader
8 7 (4.00%) Technical Manager
9 6 (3.43%) Service Manager
9 6 (3.43%) Support Analyst
9 6 (3.43%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.29%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.57%) .NET
2 1 (0.57%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 72 (41.14%) Data Centre
2 20 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (7.43%) CMDB
4 6 (3.43%) Clustering
4 6 (3.43%) EPoS
5 5 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.86%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.29%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.71%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.14%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.57%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.57%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 125 (71.43%) Windows
2 59 (33.71%) Windows Server
3 47 (26.86%) Linux
4 37 (21.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (18.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (17.14%) Windows 7
7 26 (14.86%) Windows 10
8 20 (11.43%) Unix
9 14 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (4.00%) Solaris
10 7 (4.00%) Windows 8
11 5 (2.86%) Apple iOS
12 4 (2.29%) AIX
12 4 (2.29%) Android
12 4 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (2.29%) Windows Vista
12 4 (2.29%) Windows XP
13 2 (1.14%) CentOS
13 2 (1.14%) Fedora
13 2 (1.14%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (29.14%) ITIL
2 29 (16.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 27 (15.43%) Service Delivery
4 21 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
4 21 (12.00%) Service Management
5 18 (10.29%) Change Management
6 15 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
7 13 (7.43%) Application Packaging
7 13 (7.43%) Break/Fix
7 13 (7.43%) Line Management
7 13 (7.43%) Process Improvement
8 12 (6.86%) IT Strategy
8 12 (6.86%) Patch Management
8 12 (6.86%) Presales
9 11 (6.29%) Configuration Management
10 9 (5.14%) Capacity Management
10 9 (5.14%) Mobile Device Management
11 8 (4.57%) Change Control
11 8 (4.57%) Project Management
12 7 (4.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (27.43%) PowerShell
2 24 (13.71%) SQL
3 19 (10.86%) VBScript
4 9 (5.14%) Bash Shell
5 5 (2.86%) VB
6 4 (2.29%) Perl
7 2 (1.14%) Python
8 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (14.86%) MCSE
3 23 (13.14%) Security Cleared
4 15 (8.57%) MCSA
5 12 (6.86%) BPSS Clearance
5 12 (6.86%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (6.86%) LPIC
6 10 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (5.14%) Degree
8 7 (4.00%) MCP
9 5 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (2.29%) CCNA
10 4 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (2.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (2.29%) Master's Degree
10 4 (2.29%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.14%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.57%) NCDA
12 1 (0.57%) NCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 12 (6.86%) Disclosure Scotland
3 9 (5.14%) SLA
4 4 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.14%) ISO 22301
5 2 (1.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 114 (65.14%) Active Directory
2 53 (30.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (15.43%) Hyper-V
4 12 (6.86%) Firmware
5 10 (5.71%) Microsoft App-V
6 9 (5.14%) Virtual Servers
7 7 (4.00%) XenApp
8 5 (2.86%) XenDesktop
9 4 (2.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (2.29%) Terminal Server
10 2 (1.14%) Postfix
10 2 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.14%) XenServer
11 1 (0.57%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.57%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.57%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 59 (33.71%) SCOM
2 23 (13.14%) NetBackup
3 20 (11.43%) Backup Exec
4 13 (7.43%) Tivoli
5 10 (5.71%) WSUS
6 9 (5.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 7 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (3.43%) Microsoft Intune
9 4 (2.29%) AirWatch
9 4 (2.29%) SCOrch
10 3 (1.71%) SCVMM
11 2 (1.14%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (1.14%) Cisco UCCE
11 2 (1.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 2 (1.14%) Nagios
11 2 (1.14%) SCSM
11 2 (1.14%) Simpana
12 1 (0.57%) Failover Clustering
12 1 (0.57%) McAfee ePO
12 1 (0.57%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 101 (57.71%) Microsoft
2 86 (49.14%) VMware
3 33 (18.86%) Citrix
4 23 (13.14%) Cisco
4 23 (13.14%) IBM
5 22 (12.57%) NetApp
6 21 (12.00%) Red Hat
7 17 (9.71%) HP
8 14 (8.00%) Dell
9 12 (6.86%) LANDesk
9 12 (6.86%) Symantec
10 8 (4.57%) CommVault
10 8 (4.57%) McAfee
11 7 (4.00%) Forcepoint
12 6 (3.43%) AppSense
12 6 (3.43%) Remedy
12 6 (3.43%) ServiceNow
13 5 (2.86%) SolarWinds
14 4 (2.29%) F5
14 4 (2.29%) Google
Shropshire
Herefordshire Housing Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
Herefordshire Housing Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
I3
Salary: £36000 - £39000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £1 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K basic + Superb Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K basic + Superb Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K basic + Superb Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £39,489 - 59,235 per year + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £32000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Herefordshire
Herefordshire Housing Limited
Posted: 12 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £59,235 per year + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £39,489 - 59,235 per year + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Birmingham City University
Salary: £40,961 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago