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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 144 117 130
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +13
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 6 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.24% 0.43% 0.31%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.60% 5.33% 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 4
Median salary £35,000 £28,750 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -20.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £22,450 £28,525
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £40,750 £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
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
231 150 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.27% 7.97% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 109 122 127
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +5.29%

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 28 September 2016.

WSUS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 36 (100.00%) Windows
1 36 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 36 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 32 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 31 (86.11%) SAN
3 31 (86.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 31 (86.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 31 (86.11%) Acronis
4 22 (61.11%) DHCP
4 22 (61.11%) VPN
4 22 (61.11%) DNS
5 21 (58.33%) IBM Notes
5 21 (58.33%) IBM Domino
5 21 (58.33%) IBM
6 19 (52.78%) Citrix
7 14 (38.89%) Degree
8 11 (30.56%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (30.56%) Legal
8 11 (30.56%) Retail
9 7 (19.44%) VMware
10 5 (13.89%) MCSE
10 5 (13.89%) MCSA
10 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
10 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (13.89%) ITIL
10 5 (13.89%) Data Centre
10 5 (13.89%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (13.89%) Remediation Plan
10 5 (13.89%) MCITP
10 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server

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 21 (58.33%) IBM Domino
1 21 (58.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (86.11%) SAN
2 22 (61.11%) DHCP
2 22 (61.11%) DNS
2 22 (61.11%) VPN
3 2 (5.56%) VoIP
3 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
General
1 11 (30.56%) Legal
1 11 (30.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 7 (19.44%) Team Leader
3 6 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
3 6 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) IT Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
5 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Server Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Storage Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Leader
7 2 (5.56%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.11%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
1 36 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 31 (86.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 31 (86.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (13.89%) ITIL
2 5 (13.89%) Remediation Plan
3 4 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 4 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (11.11%) Time Management
4 2 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (2.78%) DevOps
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) Degree
2 5 (13.89%) MCITP
2 5 (13.89%) MCSA
2 5 (13.89%) MCSE
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 36 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 32 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 5 (13.89%) Virtual Servers
3 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) SCCM
1 5 (13.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (86.11%) Acronis
2 21 (58.33%) IBM
3 19 (52.78%) Citrix
4 7 (19.44%) VMware
5 4 (11.11%) EMC
5 4 (11.11%) NetApp