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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 167 198 195
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -3
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 16 28 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.46% 0.55% 0.53%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.86% 6.47% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 12 27 14
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £27,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £65,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -1.29%

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
414 433 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.95% 8.51% 9.92%
Number of salaries quoted 346 386 390
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +28 7 £45,000 -14.28%
Slough +27 6 £53,750 +2.38%
Hungerford - 1 £45,000 -
Newbury - 1 £47,500 -
WSUS
South East

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 32 (91.43%) Windows
2 28 (80.00%) VMware
3 26 (74.29%) Windows Server
4 24 (68.57%) ITIL
5 17 (48.57%) SCCM
6 16 (45.71%) Linux
6 16 (45.71%) Active Directory
6 16 (45.71%) NetApp
7 15 (42.86%) Cisco
8 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
8 14 (40.00%) Data Centre
9 12 (34.29%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (34.29%) Cisco IOS
9 12 (34.29%) DNS
10 11 (31.43%) Service Delivery
10 11 (31.43%) Firewall
10 11 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (31.43%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (28.57%) PowerShell
12 9 (25.71%) vSphere
12 9 (25.71%) HP
12 9 (25.71%) AIX
13 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
13 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
14 7 (20.00%) VMware ESX
14 7 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
14 7 (20.00%) Incident Management
14 7 (20.00%) Amazon AWS

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 6 (17.14%) IIS
2 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
4 3 (8.57%) Documentum
4 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.71%) Apache
5 2 (5.71%) CMS
6 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
2 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (11.43%) SaaS
4 2 (5.71%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (5.71%) OpenShift
4 2 (5.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) Cisco IOS
1 12 (34.29%) Cisco Nexus
1 12 (34.29%) DNS
2 11 (31.43%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (31.43%) Firewall
3 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
4 6 (17.14%) iSCSI
5 5 (14.29%) BGP
5 5 (14.29%) VLAN
6 4 (11.43%) SAN
7 2 (5.71%) DHCP
7 2 (5.71%) LAN
7 2 (5.71%) WAN
8 1 (2.86%) Internet
8 1 (2.86%) MPLS
8 1 (2.86%) NAS
8 1 (2.86%) VoIP
8 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.57%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.71%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) AdminStudio
1 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.86%) MSI
1 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
1 1 (2.86%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Back Office
2 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Compliance Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Operations Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Operations Team Leader
4 3 (8.57%) Principal Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Team Leader
5 2 (5.71%) Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Release Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) Web Services
2 4 (11.43%) .NET
3 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.86%) JSON
3 1 (2.86%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (2.86%) MSMQ
3 1 (2.86%) Node.js
3 1 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.86%) RESTful
3 1 (2.86%) SOAP
3 1 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (14.29%) Clustering
3 4 (11.43%) Replication
4 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.86%) EMC VNX
5 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (91.43%) Windows
2 26 (74.29%) Windows Server
3 16 (45.71%) Linux
4 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (25.71%) AIX
6 7 (20.00%) Data ONTAP
7 5 (14.29%) Unix
8 4 (11.43%) Ubuntu
8 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) ITIL
2 11 (31.43%) Service Delivery
3 7 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 7 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (17.14%) High Availability
4 6 (17.14%) Problem Management
4 6 (17.14%) Service Management
5 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
5 3 (8.57%) Load Balancing
5 3 (8.57%) Network Management
5 3 (8.57%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.71%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (5.71%) People Management
6 2 (5.71%) Release Management
7 1 (2.86%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.57%) Java
2 3 (8.57%) Perl
2 3 (8.57%) Python
3 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.71%) Ruby
3 2 (5.71%) VB
4 1 (2.86%) C#
4 1 (2.86%) F#
4 1 (2.86%) PHP
4 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) CCNP
1 5 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 5 (14.29%) MCSE
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (14.29%) NCDA
2 4 (11.43%) DV Cleared
2 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) MCP
4 2 (5.71%) Degree
4 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.86%) MCITP
5 1 (2.86%) MCSA
5 1 (2.86%) MCTS
5 1 (2.86%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) SLA
2 3 (8.57%) ISO 9001
2 3 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (8.57%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.86%) HIPAA
3 1 (2.86%) ISO22301
3 1 (2.86%) QA
3 1 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (45.71%) Active Directory
2 11 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (25.71%) vSphere
4 7 (20.00%) VMware ESX
5 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.86%) vCloud
6 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (48.57%) SCCM
2 5 (14.29%) vMotion
3 3 (8.57%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (5.71%) Backup Exec
4 2 (5.71%) Kibana
4 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (2.86%) Ansible
5 1 (2.86%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (2.86%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (2.86%) FortiGate
5 1 (2.86%) Nagios
5 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.86%) Puppet
5 1 (2.86%) SCOM
5 1 (2.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (2.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (2.86%) WMI
Vendors
1 28 (80.00%) VMware
2 16 (45.71%) NetApp
3 15 (42.86%) Cisco
4 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (25.71%) HP
6 5 (14.29%) Juniper
7 4 (11.43%) Barracuda Networks
8 3 (8.57%) Lumension
8 3 (8.57%) Symantec
9 2 (5.71%) EMC
9 2 (5.71%) Qualys
9 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.86%) Citrix
10 1 (2.86%) Dell
10 1 (2.86%) Intel Security
10 1 (2.86%) QNAP
10 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow
10 1 (2.86%) Sophos
10 1 (2.86%) Veeam