The first table below looks at the demand for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 185 216 222
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +6
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 29 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.52% 0.054% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.73% 0.66% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 8
Average salary £39,750 £35,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.97% +18.33%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +29.03%
Systems Management Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
506 455 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.11% 8.26% 6.48%
Number of salaries quoted 337 320 295
Average salary £43,500 £47,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.44% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +5.59%
WSUS
South East

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WSUS across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2014.

WSUS Salary Histogram in Berkshire

WSUS
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +20 25 £42,000 +18.30% 3
Maidenhead - 1 £37,500 -
WSUS
South East

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing WSUS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WSUS.

1 49 (92.45%) Windows
2 44 (83.02%) Microsoft
3 38 (71.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (62.26%) Active Directory
5 29 (54.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (54.72%) SC Cleared
5 29 (54.72%) Security Cleared
6 27 (50.94%) SCCM
6 27 (50.94%) VMware
7 25 (47.17%) EMC NetWorker
7 25 (47.17%) DV Cleared
7 25 (47.17%) Performance Monitoring
8 23 (43.40%) DNS
9 20 (37.74%) TCP/IP
9 20 (37.74%) Linux
9 20 (37.74%) SQL Server
10 19 (35.85%) VMware Infrastructure
11 18 (33.96%) Windows Server 2012
12 16 (30.19%) Hyper-V
12 16 (30.19%) SQL Server 2012
13 15 (28.30%) Disaster Recovery
13 15 (28.30%) EMC
13 15 (28.30%) MS Excel
14 14 (26.42%) DHCP
15 13 (24.53%) SCOM
16 12 (22.64%) Clustering
16 12 (22.64%) MS Exchange
17 11 (20.75%) HP
17 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Certification
17 11 (20.75%) Exchange Server 2007

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing WSUS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WSUS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (22.64%) MS Exchange
2 11 (20.75%) Exchange Server 2003
2 11 (20.75%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (18.87%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (16.98%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (15.09%) Lync
5 8 (15.09%) Tomcat
6 4 (7.55%) Apache
7 3 (5.66%) IIS
8 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (28.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (43.40%) DNS
2 20 (37.74%) TCP/IP
3 14 (26.42%) DHCP
4 6 (11.32%) WAN
4 6 (11.32%) LAN
5 5 (9.43%) VPN
5 5 (9.43%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (5.66%) Firewall
7 2 (3.77%) SAN
7 2 (3.77%) SMS
8 1 (1.89%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (37.74%) SQL Server
2 16 (30.19%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.77%) MySQL
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (1.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (52.83%) Support Engineer
2 19 (35.85%) Server Engineer
3 17 (32.08%) Server Support Engineer
3 17 (32.08%) Server Support
4 13 (24.53%) Security Engineer
4 13 (24.53%) Security Support Engineer
5 10 (18.87%) Consultant
6 8 (15.09%) Applications Support
6 8 (15.09%) Applications Support Engineer
7 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Consultant
8 5 (9.43%) Windows Server Engineer
8 5 (9.43%) Windows Support Engineer
9 4 (7.55%) Support Consultant
9 4 (7.55%) Administrator
9 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (7.55%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (7.55%) DBA
10 3 (5.66%) Technical Architect
10 3 (5.66%) Architect
10 3 (5.66%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) .NET
2 2 (3.77%) Web Services
2 2 (3.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Clustering
2 5 (9.43%) Statistics
2 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 49 (92.45%) Windows
2 38 (71.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (54.72%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (37.74%) Linux
5 18 (33.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (9.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (47.17%) Performance Monitoring
2 15 (28.30%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (18.87%) ITIL
4 6 (11.32%) Service Management
5 5 (9.43%) Migration
5 5 (9.43%) Change Control
6 4 (7.55%) Incident Management
6 4 (7.55%) Data Modelling
7 3 (5.66%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (3.77%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (1.89%) High Availability
9 1 (1.89%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (1.89%) CRM
9 1 (1.89%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (1.89%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.87%) SQL
2 7 (13.21%) T-SQL
2 7 (13.21%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.66%) VB
3 3 (5.66%) Java
4 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (54.72%) SC Cleared
1 29 (54.72%) Security Cleared
2 25 (47.17%) DV Cleared
3 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (20.75%) MCITP
4 8 (15.09%) MCSE
5 3 (5.66%) MCTS
6 1 (1.89%) MCSA
6 1 (1.89%) CCNA
6 1 (1.89%) CCA
6 1 (1.89%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) QA
1 5 (9.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (62.26%) Active Directory
2 19 (35.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (30.19%) Hyper-V
4 9 (16.98%) Terminal Server
5 7 (13.21%) VMware ESX
6 4 (7.55%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (7.55%) vSphere
7 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (5.66%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.89%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 27 (50.94%) SCCM
2 25 (47.17%) EMC NetWorker
3 13 (24.53%) SCOM
4 11 (20.75%) HP SIM
5 2 (3.77%) MOM
5 2 (3.77%) ARCserve
6 1 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.89%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 44 (83.02%) Microsoft
2 27 (50.94%) VMware
3 15 (28.30%) EMC
4 11 (20.75%) HP
4 11 (20.75%) SolarWinds
4 11 (20.75%) ArcSight
4 11 (20.75%) Lumension
5 7 (13.21%) Citrix
6 4 (7.55%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.66%) Remedy
7 3 (5.66%) Sophos
8 2 (3.77%) Websense
8 2 (3.77%) McAfee
8 2 (3.77%) IronPort
8 2 (3.77%) Intel
8 2 (3.77%) Oracle
9 1 (1.89%) Cisco
9 1 (1.89%) Symantec
9 1 (1.89%) Veeam
9 1 (1.89%) Mitel
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