The first table below looks at the demand for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 98 105 94
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 17 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.94% 0.75% 0.41%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.50% 8.02% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 3
Average salary £65,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+136.36% -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Systems Management Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
136 162 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.50% 9.32% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 129 126 81
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £35,500 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
WSUS
West Midlands

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WSUS across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

WSUS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WSUS across the Birmingham region.

WSUS Salary Trend in Birmingham

WSUS
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSUS across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

WSUS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (89.47%) MS Office
2 17 (89.47%) Active Directory
2 17 (89.47%) Finance
3 15 (78.95%) Service Delivery
3 15 (78.95%) ITIL
3 15 (78.95%) Operations Management
3 15 (78.95%) ITIL V3
3 15 (78.95%) Server Monitoring
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
5 2 (10.53%) LAN
5 2 (10.53%) WAN
5 2 (10.53%) Ethernet
5 2 (10.53%) FTP
5 2 (10.53%) HTTP
5 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
5 2 (10.53%) VPN
5 2 (10.53%) Linux
5 2 (10.53%) Apache
5 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
5 2 (10.53%) Firewall
5 2 (10.53%) IPsec
5 2 (10.53%) Replication
5 2 (10.53%) VMware
5 2 (10.53%) Citrix
5 2 (10.53%) Juniper
5 2 (10.53%) SAN
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) Apache
2 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 17 (89.47%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) LAN
1 2 (10.53%) WAN
1 2 (10.53%) Ethernet
1 2 (10.53%) FTP
1 2 (10.53%) HTTP
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
1 2 (10.53%) VPN
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
1 2 (10.53%) IPsec
1 2 (10.53%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (89.47%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Service Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Support Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Replication
1 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
1 2 (10.53%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Service Delivery
1 15 (78.95%) ITIL
1 15 (78.95%) Operations Management
1 15 (78.95%) ITIL V3
1 15 (78.95%) Server Monitoring
2 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
1 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 17 (89.47%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) XenServer
2 2 (10.53%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) VMware
2 2 (10.53%) Citrix
2 2 (10.53%) Juniper
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
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