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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 132 119 130
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +11
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 15 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.62% 0.31% 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.52% 3.59% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 4
Median salary £35,000 £36,250 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +10.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,500 £27,175
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £36,400
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +16.92%
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
230 167 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.51% 8.71% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 112 147 122
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,000 £28,891
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +3.52%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (97.30%) Windows Server
3 35 (94.59%) Hyper-V
4 33 (89.19%) Active Directory
5 32 (86.49%) SAN
5 32 (86.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (83.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 31 (83.78%) Acronis
7 22 (59.46%) DHCP
7 22 (59.46%) VPN
7 22 (59.46%) DNS
8 21 (56.76%) IBM
8 21 (56.76%) IBM Notes
8 21 (56.76%) IBM Domino
9 19 (51.35%) Citrix
10 14 (37.84%) Degree
11 11 (29.73%) Retail
11 11 (29.73%) Legal
11 11 (29.73%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (18.92%) VMware
13 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (13.51%) ITIL
13 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
13 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
14 4 (10.81%) Virtual Servers
14 4 (10.81%) Remediation Plan
14 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
14 4 (10.81%) Driving Licence
14 4 (10.81%) Time Management
14 4 (10.81%) 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 (56.76%) IBM Domino
1 21 (56.76%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (86.49%) SAN
2 22 (59.46%) DHCP
2 22 (59.46%) DNS
2 22 (59.46%) VPN
3 2 (5.41%) VoIP
3 2 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.70%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.70%) Network Security
4 1 (2.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 11 (29.73%) Legal
1 11 (29.73%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (56.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 7 (18.92%) Team Leader
3 6 (16.22%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (16.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
3 6 (16.22%) Support Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) IT Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Support
5 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Server Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Storage Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.70%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
1 4 (10.81%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (97.30%) Windows Server
3 32 (86.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (83.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (13.51%) ITIL
3 4 (10.81%) Problem Management
3 4 (10.81%) Remediation Plan
3 4 (10.81%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (10.81%) Time Management
4 2 (5.41%) Migration
5 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.70%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (2.70%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) Degree
2 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (10.81%) MCITP
3 4 (10.81%) MCSA
3 4 (10.81%) MCSE
4 1 (2.70%) MCDST
4 1 (2.70%) MCTS
4 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 35 (94.59%) Hyper-V
2 33 (89.19%) Active Directory
3 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (10.81%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) SCCM
1 4 (10.81%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (83.78%) Acronis
2 21 (56.76%) IBM
3 19 (51.35%) Citrix
4 7 (18.92%) VMware
5 3 (8.11%) EMC
5 3 (8.11%) NetApp
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco
6 1 (2.70%) Juniper
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.70%) Veeam