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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 173 211 187
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -24
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 43 13 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.97% 0.26% 0.56%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.07% 2.95% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 31 5 12
Median salary £50,000 £32,500 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -18.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £43,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
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
427 440 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.62% 8.78% 10.18%
Number of salaries quoted 339 295 373
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +31 26 £70,000 - 2
Slough +20 11 £45,000 +20.00%
Bracknell -3 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 25 July 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 51 (94.44%) Windows
2 45 (83.33%) VMware
3 41 (75.93%) SCCM
4 39 (72.22%) Windows Server
5 37 (68.52%) VMware Infrastructure
6 32 (59.26%) Linux
7 29 (53.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 27 (50.00%) vSphere
8 27 (50.00%) Microsoft
9 25 (46.30%) VMware ESX
9 25 (46.30%) Data Centre
10 24 (44.44%) Cisco
10 24 (44.44%) Active Directory
11 23 (42.59%) PowerShell
12 22 (40.74%) ITIL
13 21 (38.89%) Hyper-V
14 19 (35.19%) EMC
14 19 (35.19%) Windows Server 2003
15 18 (33.33%) DNS
16 17 (31.48%) Red Hat
17 16 (29.63%) Python
17 16 (29.63%) Perl
17 16 (29.63%) Qualys
17 16 (29.63%) Firewall
17 16 (29.63%) Finance
17 16 (29.63%) Capacity Planning
17 16 (29.63%) Red Hat Spacewalk
18 15 (27.78%) Citrix
18 15 (27.78%) ITIL Certification
19 14 (25.93%) DHCP

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 14 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 10 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (7.41%) IIS
5 3 (5.56%) CMS
5 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
5 3 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (12.96%) MS Office
2 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (24.07%) OpenShift
1 13 (24.07%) SaaS
2 3 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (33.33%) DNS
2 16 (29.63%) Firewall
3 14 (25.93%) DHCP
4 11 (20.37%) Cisco IOS
4 11 (20.37%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (20.37%) TCP/IP
5 7 (12.96%) SAN
6 5 (9.26%) Wireless
7 4 (7.41%) IP Telephony
7 4 (7.41%) LAN
7 4 (7.41%) WAN
8 3 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (5.56%) iSCSI
9 2 (3.70%) Internet
10 1 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (1.85%) Skype
10 1 (1.85%) VPN
10 1 (1.85%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MSI
General
1 16 (29.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (20.37%) SCCM Engineer
2 10 (18.52%) IT Engineer
3 9 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 9 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 8 (14.81%) Support Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) Support Specialist
4 8 (14.81%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) VMware Specialist
5 7 (12.96%) Administrator
5 7 (12.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) PowerShell Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Automation Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (9.26%) Senior VMware Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) VMware Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.37%) Web Services
2 8 (14.81%) JSON
2 8 (14.81%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (46.30%) Data Centre
2 8 (14.81%) EMC VNX
3 7 (12.96%) Clustering
4 4 (7.41%) Fat Client
4 4 (7.41%) Replication
4 4 (7.41%) Thin Client
5 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 51 (94.44%) Windows
2 39 (72.22%) Windows Server
3 32 (59.26%) Linux
4 29 (53.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (35.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (20.37%) Windows 10
6 11 (20.37%) Windows 7
6 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (16.67%) AIX
8 7 (12.96%) Unix
9 3 (5.56%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (1.85%) CentOS
10 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.74%) ITIL
2 16 (29.63%) Capacity Planning
3 12 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (18.52%) Performance Monitoring
5 9 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
6 8 (14.81%) Validation
7 7 (12.96%) Service Management
8 6 (11.11%) Application Packaging
8 6 (11.11%) Change Management
8 6 (11.11%) DevOps
8 6 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (9.26%) Mentoring
10 4 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (7.41%) Security Management
11 3 (5.56%) Business Continuity
11 3 (5.56%) Configuration Management
11 3 (5.56%) High Availability
11 3 (5.56%) Incident Management
11 3 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
11 3 (5.56%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 23 (42.59%) PowerShell
2 16 (29.63%) Perl
2 16 (29.63%) Python
3 8 (14.81%) Bash Shell
3 8 (14.81%) Java
3 8 (14.81%) Ruby
4 7 (12.96%) SQL
5 4 (7.41%) VBScript
6 3 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (27.78%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (14.81%) DV Cleared
2 8 (14.81%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.56%) CCNP
3 3 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.56%) NCDA
4 1 (1.85%) CISSP
4 1 (1.85%) Degree
4 1 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.85%) MCSE
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.67%) SLA
2 8 (14.81%) HIPAA
2 8 (14.81%) QA
2 8 (14.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 37 (68.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (50.00%) vSphere
3 25 (46.30%) VMware ESX
4 24 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 21 (38.89%) Hyper-V
6 8 (14.81%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (7.41%) DFS Replication
7 4 (7.41%) Terminal Server
8 3 (5.56%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.85%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.85%) UAG
9 1 (1.85%) vCloud
9 1 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.85%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 41 (75.93%) SCCM
2 16 (29.63%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 9 (16.67%) SCOM
4 8 (14.81%) EMC NetWorker
4 8 (14.81%) Kibana
4 8 (14.81%) WMI
5 7 (12.96%) HP Data Protector
5 7 (12.96%) Tivoli
5 7 (12.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (7.41%) Backup Exec
6 4 (7.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 45 (83.33%) VMware
2 27 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 24 (44.44%) Cisco
4 19 (35.19%) EMC
5 17 (31.48%) Red Hat
6 16 (29.63%) Qualys
7 15 (27.78%) Citrix
8 10 (18.52%) HP
9 8 (14.81%) ServiceNow
10 7 (12.96%) IBM
11 6 (11.11%) NetApp
12 4 (7.41%) Dell KACE
12 4 (7.41%) Remedy
12 4 (7.41%) Sophos
12 4 (7.41%) Symantec
12 4 (7.41%) Veritas
13 3 (5.56%) Dell
13 3 (5.56%) Intel Security
13 3 (5.56%) Veeam
14 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
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