Period
to 13 November 2018

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 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 267 309 329
Rank change year-on-year +42 +20 -15
Permanent jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 18 20 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.20% 0.026%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.81% 2.54% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 2
West Midlands median annual salary £39,500 £32,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.54% -48.00% +41.24%
10th Percentile £23,000 £20,575 £61,250
90th Percentile £61,125 £48,375 £63,750
England median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% -24.44% +17.65%

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 640 788 834
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 7.54% 7.78% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 438 585 522
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.71% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.85% +8.00% -

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 13 November 2018.

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 13 November 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
Staffordshire +30 7 £50,000 +33.33%
Wolverhampton +8 6 £35,750 -45.00%
Birmingham +5 3 £22,500 -
Solihull - 1 £43,500 -
Herefordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Systems Management Server (SMS)
England

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Systems Management Server (SMS).

1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (33.33%) Windows
3 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
4 5 (27.78%) ETL
4 5 (27.78%) Project Management
4 5 (27.78%) Data Security
4 5 (27.78%) Finance
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
5 4 (22.22%) Tableau
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (22.22%) Alteryx
5 4 (22.22%) Windows 10
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 4 (22.22%) Data Development
5 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
5 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
5 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 4 (22.22%) Cognos
6 3 (16.67%) Citrix

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 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) MediaWiki
3 1 (5.56%) CMS
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Google Analytics
2 1 (5.56%) IaaS
2 1 (5.56%) PaaS
2 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) DHCP
1 3 (16.67%) DNS
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.56%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) SonarQube
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Head of Development
3 2 (11.11%) Lead Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Project Office Manager
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) IT Support
4 1 (5.56%) IT Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) IT Technician
4 1 (5.56%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Lead C# Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) HTML5
2 1 (5.56%) XHTML
2 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows 10
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
3 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Data Security
1 5 (27.78%) ETL
1 5 (27.78%) Project Management
1 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
2 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (22.22%) Data Development
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Change Management
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 2 (11.11%) Code Optimisation
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Data Strategy
4 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (5.56%) Innovative Thinking
5 1 (5.56%) Pattern Matching
5 1 (5.56%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.56%) CEH
3 1 (5.56%) CISSP
3 1 (5.56%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (5.56%) GSEC
3 1 (5.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) P3O
1 2 (11.11%) PMO
2 1 (5.56%) GDPR
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Alteryx
2 4 (22.22%) Cognos
2 4 (22.22%) Tableau
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco
3 3 (16.67%) Citrix
3 3 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) AlienVault
4 1 (5.56%) Google
4 1 (5.56%) TIBCO