The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 119 131 122
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 6 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.35% 0.053% 0.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.38% 0.94% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 4
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £37,500 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £35,936 £37,500 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
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
94 106 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 5.49% 5.59% 4.87%
Number of salaries quoted 82 84 75
Median salary £62,500 £65,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +73.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +5.29%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing WSUS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 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 Bristol region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (70.00%) ITIL
4 5 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (40.00%) DHCP
5 4 (40.00%) Citrix
5 4 (40.00%) DNS
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (40.00%) SAN
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) VPN
6 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (30.00%) Firewall
6 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
6 3 (30.00%) Patch Management
7 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (20.00%) Line Management
7 2 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco
7 2 (20.00%) XenServer
7 2 (20.00%) vSphere

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (20.00%) IIS
1 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) DHCP
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
1 4 (40.00%) SAN
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) VPN
3 2 (20.00%) Internet
3 2 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (20.00%) VLAN
3 2 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (10.00%) PBX
4 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (10.00%) VoIP
4 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (20.00%) IT Services Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Support
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) 802.1X
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
7 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
8 1 (10.00%) Linux
8 1 (10.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (30.00%) Patch Management
3 2 (20.00%) Line Management
3 2 (20.00%) Network Management
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Server Patching
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCNA
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (20.00%) DBS Check
1 2 (20.00%) MCP
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) MCSA
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) vSphere
3 2 (20.00%) XenServer
4 1 (10.00%) DFS Replication
4 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) SCDPM
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
2 1 (10.00%) SCOrch
2 1 (10.00%) SCSM
2 1 (10.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) CommVault
5 1 (10.00%) Dell
5 1 (10.00%) Dell Compellent
5 1 (10.00%) Intel Security
5 1 (10.00%) NetApp
5 1 (10.00%) Nimble Storage
5 1 (10.00%) Panasonic
5 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (10.00%) Sophos