The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank - - 120
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol - - 0.35%
As % of the Systems Management category - - 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £25,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
WSUS
South West

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

Systems Management Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
114 65 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 5.97% 3.81% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 83 53 37
Average salary £47,500 £41,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,900 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,250 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WSUS across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

WSUS
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WSUS across the Bristol region.

WSUS Salary Trend in Bristol

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) VoIP
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Avaya
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
1 5 (100.00%) SCOM
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) Lync
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) MCITP
2 4 (80.00%) NAS
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
4 2 (40.00%) Service Management

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Lync
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) VoIP
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
2 4 (80.00%) NAS
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Network Support
2 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
1 1 (20.00%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Document Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (80.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
1 5 (100.00%) SCOM
2 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Avaya
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) EMC