Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 292 324 331
Rank change year-on-year +32 +7 -19
Permanent jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 20 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.019% 0.009%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.40% 0.30% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 1
West Midlands median annual salary £34,000 £62,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -45.60% +73.61% -28.00%
10th Percentile £26,300 £61,250 £34,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £63,750 £38,000
England median annual salary £34,350 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -19.18% +6.25% +14.29%

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 832 668 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 8.44% 6.47% 6.17%
Number of salaries quoted 517 446 522
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,000 £28,125 £25,063
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +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 22 February 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 22 February 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
Coventry - 5 £39,000 - 1
Wolverhampton - 5 £34,000 - 1
Birmingham +24 2 £45,000 -28.00%
Walsall - 2 £27,500 -
Staffordshire - 2 £31,750 - 1
Warwickshire - 2 £28,000 -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £24,000 - 1
Systems Management Server (SMS)
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (35.00%) Project Management
5 5 (25.00%) Change Management
5 5 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 5 (25.00%) Degree
6 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 4 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (20.00%) Power BI
6 4 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (15.00%) C#
7 3 (15.00%) ETL
7 3 (15.00%) TIBCO
7 3 (15.00%) Oracle
7 3 (15.00%) Spotfire
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (10.00%) Finance
8 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (10.00%) DNS
8 2 (10.00%) ITIL
8 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery

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 (5.00%) Confluence
1 1 (5.00%) Drupal
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) GitHub
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) DNS
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) DHCP
2 1 (5.00%) Extranet
2 1 (5.00%) ICMP
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (20.00%) Power BI
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (15.00%) Spotfire
5 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (10.00%) MySQL
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
7 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
7 1 (5.00%) OLAP
7 1 (5.00%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (5.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Back Office
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (15.00%) IT Manager
5 2 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Lead
6 1 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Head of Operations
6 1 (5.00%) Project Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Project Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Report Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Service Management Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) SSAS Developer
6 1 (5.00%) SSRS Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) Kafka
2 1 (5.00%) MDX
2 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (35.00%) Project Management
3 5 (25.00%) Change Management
3 5 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) ETL
5 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Service Management
5 2 (10.00%) Validation
6 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.00%) CRM
6 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.00%) Data Validation
6 1 (5.00%) ERP
6 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.00%) Operations Management
6 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) C#
2 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.00%) PHP
3 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) Ruby
3 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Ansible
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (5.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix
3 1 (5.00%) Google
3 1 (5.00%) Tableau
3 1 (5.00%) Vertica
3 1 (5.00%) VMware