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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 128 128 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.32% 0.098% -
As % of the Systems Management category 6.90% 1.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £32,500 £38,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.12% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
87 146 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.70% 7.15% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 68 109 48
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £35,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%

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
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSUS across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

WSUS Salary Histogram in Bristol

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (70.00%) Citrix
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (60.00%) Patch Management
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (60.00%) Technical Analysis
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (60.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) DHCP
5 3 (30.00%) DNS
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
7 1 (10.00%) MCDST
7 1 (10.00%) MCTS
7 1 (10.00%) Time Management
7 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
7 1 (10.00%) Dell KACE
7 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (10.00%) MobileIron
7 1 (10.00%) Cisco
7 1 (10.00%) MCP
7 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) DHCP
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) ADSL
3 1 (10.00%) Broadband
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) MPLS
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MSI
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Systems Support
3 4 (40.00%) Systems Support Engineer
4 3 (30.00%) IT Engineer
4 3 (30.00%) IT Support
4 3 (30.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) IT Administrator
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
1 6 (60.00%) Patch Management
1 6 (60.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) MCDST
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
1 1 (10.00%) MCTS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (10.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Citrix
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Dell KACE
3 1 (10.00%) Intel Security
3 1 (10.00%) MobileIron
3 1 (10.00%) NetApp
3 1 (10.00%) VMware