The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 78 86 91
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 6 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.78% 0.099% 0.78%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.24% 1.54% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 8
Average salary £30,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
WSUS
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Systems Management Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
49 65 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.35% 6.42% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 49 46 75
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WSUS across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

WSUS
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WSUS across the Bedfordshire region.

WSUS Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing WSUS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WSUS.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Dell
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 6 (100.00%) Office 365
1 6 (100.00%) FortiGate
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (83.33%) VPLS
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (83.33%) Intel Security
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) SCDPM
4 2 (33.33%) Security Patching
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (33.33%) Junos
4 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (33.33%) Data Protection

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing WSUS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WSUS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) VPLS
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) Junos
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 6 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (66.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Operational Support Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Operations Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Support
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCDST
1 2 (33.33%) MCP
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (33.33%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Dell
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Intel Security
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
Bedfordshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago