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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 209 193 202
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 15 31 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.31% 0.58% 0.49%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.34% 6.65% 5.54%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 14
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £35,000 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £43,750 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
449 466 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.36% 8.67% 8.81%
Number of salaries quoted 381 326 347
Median salary £54,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-4.49% +7.22%

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 6 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 6 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 0 11 £42,500 - 1
Slough +1 2 £47,500 +26.66%
Wokingham - 1 £27,500 -
WSUS
South East

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 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 40 (81.63%) VMware
2 37 (75.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (75.51%) Windows
3 35 (71.43%) ITIL
4 34 (69.39%) vSphere
5 33 (67.35%) Firewall
6 32 (65.31%) SCCM
7 31 (63.27%) VMware ESX
7 31 (63.27%) EMC
8 30 (61.22%) Red Hat
8 30 (61.22%) Linux
8 30 (61.22%) Cisco
8 30 (61.22%) PowerShell
9 29 (59.18%) Mentoring
10 27 (55.10%) EMC VNX
10 27 (55.10%) Capacity Planning
10 27 (55.10%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 27 (55.10%) Cisco Nexus
10 27 (55.10%) Cisco IOS
10 27 (55.10%) Qualys
10 27 (55.10%) Ruby
10 27 (55.10%) Finance
10 27 (55.10%) Python
10 27 (55.10%) Java
10 27 (55.10%) Perl
11 24 (48.98%) QA
12 19 (38.78%) Windows Server 2008
13 18 (36.73%) Windows Server
14 17 (34.69%) Data Centre
14 17 (34.69%) VMware ESXi

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 12 (24.49%) MS Exchange
2 9 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (16.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (12.24%) IIS
5 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
6 3 (6.12%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (6.12%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (4.08%) CMS
8 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Office
2 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (30.61%) OpenShift
1 15 (30.61%) SaaS
2 3 (6.12%) PaaS
3 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (67.35%) Firewall
2 27 (55.10%) Cisco IOS
2 27 (55.10%) Cisco Nexus
3 16 (32.65%) DNS
4 12 (24.49%) Fibre Channel
5 11 (22.45%) TCP/IP
6 9 (18.37%) DHCP
7 7 (14.29%) SAN
8 5 (10.20%) Internet
8 5 (10.20%) VPN
9 3 (6.12%) iSCSI
9 3 (6.12%) SMTP
10 1 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (2.04%) Skype
10 1 (2.04%) Wireless
10 1 (2.04%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.04%) MS Access
General
1 27 (55.10%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) VMware Engineer
2 12 (24.49%) Administrator
3 11 (22.45%) Cloud Administrator
3 11 (22.45%) Cloud Engineer
3 11 (22.45%) Linux Administrator
4 9 (18.37%) Support Engineer
5 8 (16.33%) VMWare Administrator
6 7 (14.29%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 7 (14.29%) VMware Support Engineer
7 6 (12.24%) Infrastructure Support
7 6 (12.24%) Team Leader
8 5 (10.20%) Analyst
8 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 5 (10.20%) Senior VMware Engineer
8 5 (10.20%) Support Analyst
9 4 (8.16%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (8.16%) Senior VMWare Administrator
9 4 (8.16%) Support Team Leader
10 3 (6.12%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) Sass
2 2 (4.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (55.10%) EMC VNX
2 17 (34.69%) Data Centre
3 6 (12.24%) Clustering
4 5 (10.20%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.04%) BYOD
6 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.04%) EqualLogic
6 1 (2.04%) PKI
6 1 (2.04%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.04%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 37 (75.51%) Windows
2 30 (61.22%) Linux
3 19 (38.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (36.73%) Windows Server
5 14 (28.57%) Unix
6 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (6.12%) Windows 10
8 3 (6.12%) Windows 7
9 2 (4.08%) AIX
10 1 (2.04%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (71.43%) ITIL
2 29 (59.18%) Mentoring
3 27 (55.10%) Capacity Planning
4 14 (28.57%) Service Management
5 12 (24.49%) Server Patching
5 12 (24.49%) Vulnerability Management
6 8 (16.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (12.24%) Coaching
7 6 (12.24%) Project Management
7 6 (12.24%) Risk Analysis
7 6 (12.24%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (8.16%) Security Management
9 3 (6.12%) Business Continuity
9 3 (6.12%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 3 (6.12%) Network Load Balancing
9 3 (6.12%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (4.08%) Application Packaging
10 2 (4.08%) High Availability
10 2 (4.08%) Incident Management
10 2 (4.08%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 30 (61.22%) PowerShell
2 27 (55.10%) Java
2 27 (55.10%) Perl
2 27 (55.10%) Python
2 27 (55.10%) Ruby
3 12 (24.49%) Shell Script
4 5 (10.20%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (30.61%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (6.12%) MCSE
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.04%) CISSP
3 1 (2.04%) Degree
3 1 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (48.98%) QA
2 6 (12.24%) SLA
3 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 37 (75.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (69.39%) vSphere
3 31 (63.27%) VMware ESX
4 17 (34.69%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (32.65%) Active Directory
6 15 (30.61%) Hyper-V
7 3 (6.12%) Docker
7 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (6.12%) Terminal Services
8 2 (4.08%) ISA Server
9 1 (2.04%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (2.04%) UAG
9 1 (2.04%) XenApp
9 1 (2.04%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 32 (65.31%) SCCM
2 27 (55.10%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 3 (6.12%) Backup Exec
3 3 (6.12%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (6.12%) Tivoli
3 3 (6.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (2.04%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 40 (81.63%) VMware
2 31 (63.27%) EMC
3 30 (61.22%) Cisco
3 30 (61.22%) Red Hat
4 27 (55.10%) Qualys
5 15 (30.61%) Microsoft
6 14 (28.57%) Citrix
7 10 (20.41%) HP
8 9 (18.37%) Dell
9 7 (14.29%) NetApp
10 6 (12.24%) IBM
11 4 (8.16%) Intel Security
11 4 (8.16%) Sophos
12 3 (6.12%) Sun
12 3 (6.12%) Symantec
12 3 (6.12%) Veeam
12 3 (6.12%) Veritas
13 2 (4.08%) Oracle
14 1 (2.04%) 3PAR
14 1 (2.04%) CheckPoint
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Waitrose
Salary: £37,000 - £52,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 23 days ago