The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 124 98 100
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +2
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 1 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.056% 1.03% 0.77%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.85% 15.20% 8.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 19 13
Average salary £40,000 £65,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.46% +128.07%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
WSUS
West Midlands

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
117 125 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.54% 6.77% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 98 117 125
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% -7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,550 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.87% -4.70%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
3 3 (42.86%) SCCM
3 3 (42.86%) SCOM
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) MCSE
4 2 (28.57%) MCSA
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) MOM
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
4 2 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) VCP4
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (28.57%) MCITP
4 2 (28.57%) Statistics
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
4 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (28.57%) Aerospace

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (14.29%) Lync
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
3 1 (14.29%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) DSL
2 1 (14.29%) MPLS
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (28.57%) Wintel Support
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
1 2 (28.57%) Statistics
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) MCSA
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) VCP4
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (28.57%) MCITP
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
1 3 (42.86%) SCOM
2 2 (28.57%) MOM
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Acronis
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Dell
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rolls Royce
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rolls Royce
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago