Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for SCVMM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SCVMM over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 255 274 300
Rank change year-on-year +19 +26 +10
Permanent jobs citing SCVMM 50 49 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.51% 0.47% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.39% 7.06% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 17
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +9.29% -3.68%
10th Percentile £38,500 £33,875 £39,875
90th Percentile £56,250 £60,000 £55,250
England median annual salary £46,000 £39,000 £45,750
% change year-on-year +17.95% -14.75% -1.61%

SCVMM is in the Systems Management category. The following 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.

All Systems Management Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 782 694 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 8.02% 6.61% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 510 443 484
West Midlands median annual salary £43,250 £41,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.22% - +6.41%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +5.26%

SCVMM
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing SCVMM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SCVMM in the West Midlands

SCVMM
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for SCVMM in the West Midlands

SCVMM
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCVMM in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SCVMM in the West Midlands

SCVMM
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 SCVMM within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +26 48 £39,000 -22.00%
Coventry - 2 £50,000 -
SCVMM
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for SCVMM.

1 49 (98.00%) VMware
1 49 (98.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (76.00%) Data Centre
3 37 (74.00%) ITIL
3 37 (74.00%) Citrix
4 33 (66.00%) Microsoft
5 32 (64.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 31 (62.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 30 (60.00%) Service Delivery
8 29 (58.00%) Hyper-V
9 28 (56.00%) Amazon AWS
9 28 (56.00%) BMC
10 27 (54.00%) Virtual Machines
11 22 (44.00%) Computer Science Degree
11 22 (44.00%) Windows
11 22 (44.00%) Degree
11 22 (44.00%) Computer Science
11 22 (44.00%) Amazon EC2
12 21 (42.00%) Software Engineering
12 21 (42.00%) Public Cloud
12 21 (42.00%) Presales
13 18 (36.00%) Windows Server
14 17 (34.00%) vCenter Server
14 17 (34.00%) SLA
14 17 (34.00%) VMware ESXi
14 17 (34.00%) vMotion
14 17 (34.00%) vSphere
15 16 (32.00%) Line Management
16 14 (28.00%) XenApp
16 14 (28.00%) XenDesktop

SCVMM
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 10 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 32 (64.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (56.00%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (44.00%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (22.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (8.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (8.00%) Office 365
6 3 (6.00%) IaaS
6 3 (6.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.00%) NetScaler
2 6 (12.00%) Firewall
2 6 (12.00%) WAN
3 4 (8.00%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.00%) DNS
4 1 (2.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) DB2
2 2 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (6.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (38.00%) Technical Specialist
2 13 (26.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 10 (20.00%) Technical Support
4 9 (18.00%) Architect
5 8 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) DevOps Specialist
6 6 (12.00%) Network Architect
6 6 (12.00%) Support Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Citrix Specialist
7 5 (10.00%) Citrix Technical Specialist
7 5 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Virtualisation Specialist
8 4 (8.00%) Consultant
8 4 (8.00%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (8.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (4.00%) Lead Architect
10 2 (4.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 38 (76.00%) Data Centre
2 22 (44.00%) Computer Science
3 21 (42.00%) Public Cloud
4 10 (20.00%) CMDB
5 6 (12.00%) Management Information System
6 4 (8.00%) User Experience
7 2 (4.00%) Blackberry
8 1 (2.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (44.00%) Windows
2 18 (36.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (12.00%) Linux
4 4 (8.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (74.00%) ITIL
2 31 (62.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 30 (60.00%) Service Delivery
4 21 (42.00%) Presales
4 21 (42.00%) Software Engineering
5 16 (32.00%) Line Management
6 13 (26.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 13 (26.00%) Service Management
7 11 (22.00%) Configuration Management
7 11 (22.00%) DevOps
7 11 (22.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 11 (22.00%) Runbook
7 11 (22.00%) Test Automation
8 9 (18.00%) Project Management
9 8 (16.00%) ITIL V3
9 8 (16.00%) PRINCE2
9 8 (16.00%) Proactive Management
10 6 (12.00%) Continuous Deployment
10 6 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (12.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.00%) Java
1 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (22.00%) Perl
1 11 (22.00%) PowerShell
1 11 (22.00%) Python
1 11 (22.00%) Ruby
1 11 (22.00%) VBScript
2 2 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (44.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 22 (44.00%) Degree
2 10 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (16.00%) MCP
3 8 (16.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (12.00%) CCNP
4 6 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (6.00%) ISEB
6 2 (4.00%) PMI Certification
6 2 (4.00%) PMP
7 1 (2.00%) MCSA
7 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (34.00%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (98.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (58.00%) Hyper-V
3 27 (54.00%) Virtual Machines
4 17 (34.00%) VMware ESXi
4 17 (34.00%) vSphere
5 14 (28.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 14 (28.00%) XenApp
5 14 (28.00%) XenDesktop
6 11 (22.00%) Active Directory
6 11 (22.00%) Docker
7 4 (8.00%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (4.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 17 (34.00%) vCenter Server
1 17 (34.00%) vMotion
2 11 (22.00%) Ansible
2 11 (22.00%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (22.00%) Puppet
2 11 (22.00%) Salt
3 5 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (10.00%) SCCM
3 5 (10.00%) SCOM
4 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (8.00%) SCDPM
4 4 (8.00%) SCOrch
4 4 (8.00%) SCSM
5 2 (4.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 49 (98.00%) VMware
2 37 (74.00%) Citrix
3 33 (66.00%) Microsoft
4 28 (56.00%) BMC
5 10 (20.00%) Ivanti
6 9 (18.00%) Cisco
6 9 (18.00%) HP
6 9 (18.00%) Juniper
7 8 (16.00%) CheckPoint
8 6 (12.00%) Brocade
8 6 (12.00%) F5
8 6 (12.00%) Fortinet
9 5 (10.00%) McAfee
9 5 (10.00%) Symantec
10 3 (6.00%) EMC
10 3 (6.00%) NetApp
11 2 (4.00%) Capita
11 2 (4.00%) IBM
11 2 (4.00%) MobileIron
11 2 (4.00%) Oracle