The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 126 114 111
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 2 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.11% 0.63% 0.77%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.83% 9.92% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 10
Median salary £30,000 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £29,750 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £47,600 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £42,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +16.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Systems Management Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
109 121 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.80% 6.37% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 52 87 96
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing WSUS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

WSUS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (80.00%) MCSE
2 4 (80.00%) MCSA
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (60.00%) SCCM
3 3 (60.00%) SCOM
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) NetApp
4 2 (40.00%) EMC
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) MCITP
4 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Remediation Plan
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Office 365
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (20.00%) DBS Check

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (20.00%) IBM Domino
1 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Network Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Storage Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Remediation Plan
2 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Network Management
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Process Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) MCSA
1 4 (80.00%) MCSE
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) MCITP
3 1 (20.00%) DBS Check
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) MCTS
3 1 (20.00%) NCDA
3 1 (20.00%) NCIE
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (80.00%) Virtual Servers
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
1 3 (60.00%) SCOM
2 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Acronis
4 1 (20.00%) Apple
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) LANDesk
4 1 (20.00%) Remedy
4 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (20.00%) Sophos