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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 111 120 109
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 18 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.87% 0.11% 0.060%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.40% 1.01% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 0
Average salary £37,500 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.71%
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
125 198 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.04% 10.47% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 103 176 117
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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 December 2014.

WSUS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 22 (88.00%) Windows
2 21 (84.00%) Microsoft
3 20 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 20 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (80.00%) VMware
4 13 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (40.00%) MCITP
5 10 (40.00%) SCOM
5 10 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (40.00%) VCP4
5 10 (40.00%) VMware ESX
5 10 (40.00%) MOM
5 10 (40.00%) Citrix
5 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 10 (40.00%) MCSE
5 10 (40.00%) MCSA
6 9 (36.00%) Linux
7 8 (32.00%) Firewall
8 7 (28.00%) Clustering
8 7 (28.00%) NetApp
8 7 (28.00%) ITIL
8 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
8 7 (28.00%) Finance
9 6 (24.00%) Altiris
9 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
9 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
9 6 (24.00%) Windows 8
9 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 10 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (4.00%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (4.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) Firewall
2 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (24.00%) VoIP
4 4 (16.00%) DHCP
4 4 (16.00%) DNS
5 2 (8.00%) SAN
5 2 (8.00%) LAN
5 2 (8.00%) WAN
5 2 (8.00%) VPN
6 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
6 1 (4.00%) FTP
6 1 (4.00%) HTTP
6 1 (4.00%) IPsec
6 1 (4.00%) Network Security
6 1 (4.00%) MPLS
6 1 (4.00%) DSL
6 1 (4.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Analyst
1 10 (40.00%) Wintel Support
2 8 (32.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Server Support
4 4 (16.00%) Project Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Server Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Server Support Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Wintel Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Wintel Server Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Wintel Support Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support
7 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support Technician
7 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Team Leader
7 1 (4.00%) Support Technician
7 1 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Clustering
2 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (20.00%) Life Science
4 1 (4.00%) Statistics
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (88.00%) Windows
2 20 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (36.00%) Linux
5 6 (24.00%) Windows 2000
5 6 (24.00%) Windows XP
5 6 (24.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) Project Management
2 6 (24.00%) High Availability
3 2 (8.00%) SIEM
3 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.00%) Change Control
4 1 (4.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.00%) Service Management
4 1 (4.00%) Change Management
4 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
1 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) MCSE
1 10 (40.00%) MCSA
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 10 (40.00%) MCITP
1 10 (40.00%) VCP4
2 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (40.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (8.00%) vSphere
5 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.00%) XenServer
5 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) MOM
1 10 (40.00%) SCOM
2 4 (16.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (84.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (80.00%) VMware
3 10 (40.00%) Citrix
4 7 (28.00%) NetApp
5 6 (24.00%) Altiris
6 5 (20.00%) Cisco
7 4 (16.00%) Symantec
7 4 (16.00%) CommVault
8 2 (8.00%) Websense
8 2 (8.00%) HP
9 1 (4.00%) IBM
9 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
9 1 (4.00%) Juniper
9 1 (4.00%) LANDesk
9 1 (4.00%) Acronis
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