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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 78 83 112
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +29
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 13 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.41% 0.70% 0.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.57% 13.56% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 2
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -22.58%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
70 59 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 7.58% 5.13% 7.33%
Number of salaries quoted 68 46 80
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £51,150 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,262
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +4.11%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing WSUS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2 May 2016, IT jobs citing WSUS 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 14 (100.00%) LAN
1 14 (100.00%) WAN
1 14 (100.00%) Juniper
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 14 (100.00%) Dell
1 14 (100.00%) Firewall
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
1 14 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 14 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 14 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 14 (100.00%) Office 365
1 14 (100.00%) FortiGate
1 14 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (64.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (64.29%) VPLS
2 9 (64.29%) Red Hat
2 9 (64.29%) Intel Security
2 9 (64.29%) VPN
2 9 (64.29%) Linux
3 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
4 6 (42.86%) SCDPM
4 6 (42.86%) Security Patching
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 6 (42.86%) C
4 6 (42.86%) ITIL
4 6 (42.86%) MCP

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 14 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) Firewall
1 14 (100.00%) LAN
1 14 (100.00%) WAN
2 9 (64.29%) VPLS
2 9 (64.29%) VPN
3 6 (42.86%) Junos
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 14 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 8 (57.14%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) Support Engineer
3 6 (42.86%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
3 6 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 6 (42.86%) Analyst
3 6 (42.86%) Operational Support Analyst
3 6 (42.86%) Operations Analyst
3 6 (42.86%) Operations Support Analyst
4 5 (35.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 5 (35.71%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (35.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (35.71%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 14 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Data Protection
1 6 (42.86%) Incident Management
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
1 6 (42.86%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) MCDST
1 6 (42.86%) MCP
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 14 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (100.00%) FortiGate
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 6 (42.86%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Dell
1 14 (100.00%) Juniper
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (64.29%) Intel Security
2 9 (64.29%) Red Hat
3 6 (42.86%) Cisco