The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 180 200 192
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 24 23 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.54% 0.45% 0.64%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.37% 5.15% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 14
Median salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
WSUS
South East

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

Systems Management Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
447 447 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.03% 8.79% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 373 306 331
Median salary £54,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +9.09%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing WSUS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

WSUS
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

WSUS Salary Trend in Berkshire

WSUS
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSUS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

WSUS Salary Histogram in Berkshire

WSUS
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +9 14 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Slough +7 4 £43,500 +16.00% 1
Bracknell -6 4 £44,500 +36.92%
Wokingham - 1 £27,500 -
WSUS
South East

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 36 (78.26%) Windows
2 33 (71.74%) VMware
2 33 (71.74%) SCCM
3 30 (65.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (60.87%) PowerShell
5 27 (58.70%) vSphere
6 26 (56.52%) VMware ESX
6 26 (56.52%) Firewall
7 25 (54.35%) ITIL
7 25 (54.35%) Linux
7 25 (54.35%) EMC
8 23 (50.00%) Cisco
8 23 (50.00%) Red Hat
9 22 (47.83%) Python
9 22 (47.83%) Perl
9 22 (47.83%) Finance
9 22 (47.83%) Capacity Planning
9 22 (47.83%) Qualys
9 22 (47.83%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 20 (43.48%) Cisco Nexus
10 20 (43.48%) EMC VNX
10 20 (43.48%) Ruby
10 20 (43.48%) Cisco IOS
10 20 (43.48%) Java
11 19 (41.30%) QA
11 19 (41.30%) Windows Server
12 18 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
13 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
13 17 (36.96%) Data Centre
13 17 (36.96%) Mentoring

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 9 (19.57%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (13.04%) IIS
3 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.52%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (6.52%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (4.35%) CMS
6 1 (2.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Office
2 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (30.43%) OpenShift
1 14 (30.43%) SaaS
2 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (56.52%) Firewall
2 20 (43.48%) Cisco IOS
2 20 (43.48%) Cisco Nexus
3 13 (28.26%) DNS
4 10 (21.74%) TCP/IP
5 8 (17.39%) Fibre Channel
6 6 (13.04%) DHCP
6 6 (13.04%) SAN
7 5 (10.87%) VPN
8 4 (8.70%) Internet
9 3 (6.52%) iSCSI
9 3 (6.52%) SMTP
10 1 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (2.17%) Skype
10 1 (2.17%) Wireless
10 1 (2.17%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MSI
General
1 22 (47.83%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Administrator
2 11 (23.91%) Linux Administrator
3 10 (21.74%) Cloud Administrator
3 10 (21.74%) VMware Engineer
4 9 (19.57%) VMWare Administrator
5 8 (17.39%) SCCM Engineer
5 8 (17.39%) Support Engineer
6 7 (15.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (13.04%) Cloud Engineer
7 6 (13.04%) IT Engineer
7 6 (13.04%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 6 (13.04%) VMware Support Engineer
8 5 (10.87%) Analyst
8 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Support
8 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 5 (10.87%) Support Analyst
9 4 (8.70%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (8.70%) Senior VMware Engineer
9 4 (8.70%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) Sass
1 4 (8.70%) Web Services
2 2 (4.35%) JSON
2 2 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (43.48%) EMC VNX
2 17 (36.96%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.52%) Clustering
4 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 36 (78.26%) Windows
2 25 (54.35%) Linux
3 19 (41.30%) Windows Server
4 18 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (17.39%) Unix
5 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (15.22%) Windows 10
6 7 (15.22%) Windows 7
6 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.35%) AIX
8 1 (2.17%) CentOS
8 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (54.35%) ITIL
2 22 (47.83%) Capacity Planning
3 17 (36.96%) Mentoring
4 10 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (19.57%) Service Management
6 8 (17.39%) Server Patching
6 8 (17.39%) Vulnerability Management
7 5 (10.87%) Change Management
8 4 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (8.70%) Security Management
9 3 (6.52%) Business Continuity
9 3 (6.52%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 3 (6.52%) Network Load Balancing
9 3 (6.52%) Risk Analysis
9 3 (6.52%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (4.35%) Application Packaging
10 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
10 2 (4.35%) Incident Management
10 2 (4.35%) Project Management
10 2 (4.35%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 28 (60.87%) PowerShell
2 22 (47.83%) Perl
2 22 (47.83%) Python
3 20 (43.48%) Java
3 20 (43.48%) Ruby
4 8 (17.39%) Shell Script
4 8 (17.39%) SQL
5 4 (8.70%) VBScript
6 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.35%) DV Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) MCSE
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) CISSP
3 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (41.30%) QA
2 3 (6.52%) SLA
3 2 (4.35%) HIPAA
3 2 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 30 (65.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (58.70%) vSphere
3 26 (56.52%) VMware ESX
4 16 (34.78%) Hyper-V
5 14 (30.43%) Active Directory
6 12 (26.09%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (6.52%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.17%) Docker
8 1 (2.17%) ISA Server
8 1 (2.17%) UAG
Systems Management
1 33 (71.74%) SCCM
2 22 (47.83%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 3 (6.52%) SCOM
4 2 (4.35%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (4.35%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (4.35%) Kibana
4 2 (4.35%) Tivoli
4 2 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (4.35%) WMI
5 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 33 (71.74%) VMware
2 25 (54.35%) EMC
3 23 (50.00%) Cisco
3 23 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 22 (47.83%) Qualys
5 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
6 10 (21.74%) Citrix
7 6 (13.04%) HP
8 4 (8.70%) Dell
8 4 (8.70%) Sophos
9 3 (6.52%) IBM
9 3 (6.52%) Intel Security
9 3 (6.52%) NetApp
9 3 (6.52%) Veeam
10 2 (4.35%) ServiceNow
11 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
11 1 (2.17%) Sun
11 1 (2.17%) Symantec
11 1 (2.17%) Veritas
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