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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 167 189 212
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +23
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 15 40 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.41% 0.76% 0.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.11% 8.37% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 12 39 2
Median salary £53,750 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.27% +37.50%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%

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
365 478 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.90% 9.06% 10.68%
Number of salaries quoted 297 426 387
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £37,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £63,750 £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 16 January 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 16 January 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
Slough +29 7 £55,000 +4.76%
Reading +6 7 £45,000 -25.00%
Bracknell - 1 £57,500 -
WSUS
South East

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 37 (92.50%) Windows
2 36 (90.00%) VMware
3 32 (80.00%) ITIL
4 28 (70.00%) Windows Server
5 27 (67.50%) SCCM
6 25 (62.50%) Linux
7 24 (60.00%) Cisco
8 19 (47.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (45.00%) Data Centre
10 16 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
10 16 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 16 (40.00%) NetApp
11 15 (37.50%) Firewall
11 15 (37.50%) vSphere
11 15 (37.50%) PowerShell
12 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
13 13 (32.50%) Hyper-V
14 12 (30.00%) SaaS
14 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
15 11 (27.50%) Python
15 11 (27.50%) Perl
15 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2008
15 11 (27.50%) Cisco ASA
16 10 (25.00%) Qualys
16 10 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
16 10 (25.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
16 10 (25.00%) OpenShift
16 10 (25.00%) AIX
16 10 (25.00%) HP

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 (15.00%) IIS
1 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (7.50%) Documentum
5 2 (5.00%) Apache
5 2 (5.00%) CMS
5 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.50%) MS Office
2 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.00%) SaaS
2 10 (25.00%) OpenShift
3 6 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
1 16 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 15 (37.50%) Firewall
3 11 (27.50%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (17.50%) DNS
4 7 (17.50%) TCP/IP
5 6 (15.00%) iSCSI
6 5 (12.50%) BGP
6 5 (12.50%) VLAN
7 3 (7.50%) LAN
7 3 (7.50%) SAN
7 3 (7.50%) WAN
8 2 (5.00%) MPLS
8 2 (5.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.50%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) AdminStudio
1 1 (2.50%) MSI
1 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Back Office
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) VMware Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Administrator
4 6 (15.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (12.50%) PowerShell Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Compliance Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Operations Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Operations Team Leader
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.00%) Graduate
7 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (5.00%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) Web Services
2 5 (12.50%) JSON
2 5 (12.50%) SOAP
3 3 (7.50%) .NET
4 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.50%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (2.50%) MSMQ
4 1 (2.50%) Node.js
4 1 (2.50%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.50%) RESTful
4 1 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (45.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.50%) Clustering
2 5 (12.50%) EMC VNX
3 4 (10.00%) Replication
4 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 37 (92.50%) Windows
2 28 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 25 (62.50%) Linux
4 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (25.00%) AIX
7 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (17.50%) Data ONTAP
9 5 (12.50%) Unix
10 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (10.00%) Ubuntu
11 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
12 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (80.00%) ITIL
2 10 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 7 (17.50%) Incident Management
3 7 (17.50%) Problem Management
3 7 (17.50%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (15.00%) High Availability
4 6 (15.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (15.00%) Service Management
5 3 (7.50%) Configuration Management
5 3 (7.50%) Load Balancing
5 3 (7.50%) Network Management
5 3 (7.50%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.00%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (5.00%) People Management
6 2 (5.00%) Release Management
7 1 (2.50%) Application Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 15 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 11 (27.50%) Perl
2 11 (27.50%) Python
3 7 (17.50%) Java
4 6 (15.00%) Bash Shell
4 6 (15.00%) Ruby
5 1 (2.50%) C#
5 1 (2.50%) F#
5 1 (2.50%) PHP
5 1 (2.50%) VB
5 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (12.50%) CCNP
2 5 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 5 (12.50%) NCDA
2 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.00%) MCSE
3 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (7.50%) Degree
4 3 (7.50%) MCP
5 1 (2.50%) MCITP
5 1 (2.50%) MCSA
5 1 (2.50%) MCTS
5 1 (2.50%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) SLA
2 5 (12.50%) HIPAA
2 5 (12.50%) QA
2 5 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (7.50%) ISO 9001
3 3 (7.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (7.50%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.50%) ISO22301
System Software
1 19 (47.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (37.50%) vSphere
3 13 (32.50%) Hyper-V
4 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 9 (22.50%) VMware ESX
6 5 (12.50%) vCloud
6 5 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 27 (67.50%) SCCM
2 10 (25.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 6 (15.00%) Kibana
4 5 (12.50%) vMotion
4 5 (12.50%) WMI
5 3 (7.50%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (5.00%) Backup Exec
6 2 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (5.00%) SCOM
7 1 (2.50%) Ansible
7 1 (2.50%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (2.50%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (2.50%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (2.50%) FortiGate
7 1 (2.50%) Nagios
7 1 (2.50%) NetBackup
7 1 (2.50%) Puppet
7 1 (2.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 36 (90.00%) VMware
2 24 (60.00%) Cisco
3 16 (40.00%) NetApp
4 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (25.00%) HP
5 10 (25.00%) Qualys
5 10 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 7 (17.50%) EMC
7 5 (12.50%) Juniper
7 5 (12.50%) ServiceNow
8 4 (10.00%) Barracuda Networks
9 3 (7.50%) Lumension
10 2 (5.00%) Citrix
10 2 (5.00%) IBM
10 2 (5.00%) QNAP
11 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
11 1 (2.50%) Dell
11 1 (2.50%) Intel Security
11 1 (2.50%) Sophos
11 1 (2.50%) Symantec