Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 307 334 329
Rank change year-on-year +27 -5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 22 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.027% 0.009%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.65% 0.39% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 22 2 1
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £62,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -48.00% +73.61% -
10th Percentile £20,800 £61,250 £34,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £63,750 £38,000
England median annual salary £34,000 £43,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year -22.29% +16.67% +7.14%

Systems Management Server (SMS) 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 830 779 648
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 8.22% 6.89% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 606 474 543
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +8.97%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,325 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% - +5.26%

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Systems Management Server (SMS) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

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

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Systems Management Server (SMS) in the West Midlands

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Management Server (SMS) in the West Midlands

Systems Management Server (SMS)
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 Systems Management Server (SMS) within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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 +24 6 £27,500 -56.00%
Coventry - 3 £30,000 -
Walsall +5 2 £27,500 -
West Bromwich - 1 £40,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £65,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £37,500 - 1
Worcestershire - 1 £25,000 -
Dudley - 1 £26,000 -
Systems Management Server (SMS)
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Systems Management Server (SMS).

1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 12 (54.55%) SQL
3 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
4 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 8 (36.36%) Windows
5 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
6 6 (27.27%) Retail
7 5 (22.73%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (22.73%) ITIL
7 5 (22.73%) Client/Server
7 5 (22.73%) C#
7 5 (22.73%) .NET
8 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
8 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Excel
9 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
9 3 (13.64%) CSS
9 3 (13.64%) HTML
9 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
9 3 (13.64%) Change Management
9 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (9.09%) Law
10 2 (9.09%) ERP
10 2 (9.09%) SDLC
10 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012

Systems Management Server (SMS)
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 1 (4.55%) IIS
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (4.55%) DHCP
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
1 1 (4.55%) Extranet
1 1 (4.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (4.55%) MySQL
4 1 (4.55%) OLAP
4 1 (4.55%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (4.55%) Power BI
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 6 (27.27%) Retail
2 2 (9.09%) Law
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
3 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (13.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (13.64%) C# Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Service Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) QA Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Head of ICT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
2 3 (13.64%) CSS
2 3 (13.64%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) MDX
3 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Client/Server
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Customer Requirements
1 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (22.73%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (13.64%) Change Management
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) ERP
4 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
4 2 (9.09%) Pattern Matching
4 2 (9.09%) SDLC
4 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Data Governance
5 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.55%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (4.55%) Operations Management
5 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) SQL
2 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
3 5 (22.73%) C#
4 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
5 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.55%) C
6 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) MCSA
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.55%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) LANDesk
3 1 (4.55%) Apple
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix
3 1 (4.55%) HP