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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 125 127 110
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.16% 0.058% 0.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.85% 2.17% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £35,000 - £34,359
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
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
78 46 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.16% 2.69% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 61 33 60
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 21 October 2014, 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 (90.91%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
3 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (72.73%) Firewall
4 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
4 7 (63.64%) ITIL
4 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
6 5 (45.45%) DNS
6 5 (45.45%) vSphere
6 5 (45.45%) SCCM
7 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
7 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
7 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (36.36%) Project Management
7 4 (36.36%) VMware ESX
8 3 (27.27%) Wireless
8 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
8 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity
8 3 (27.27%) Multimedia
8 3 (27.27%) MCITP
8 3 (27.27%) Intranet
8 3 (27.27%) MPLS
8 3 (27.27%) Service Management
8 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
4 3 (27.27%) Lync
5 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
5 2 (18.18%) IIS
6 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) DNS
3 3 (27.27%) Wireless
3 3 (27.27%) Intranet
3 3 (27.27%) MPLS
3 3 (27.27%) SAN
3 3 (27.27%) VPN
3 3 (27.27%) LAN
3 3 (27.27%) VoIP
3 3 (27.27%) WAN
3 3 (27.27%) DHCP
3 3 (27.27%) NAS
4 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
1 3 (27.27%) Multimedia
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Network Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Network Support
2 3 (27.27%) IT Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Replication
1 1 (9.09%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
5 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Vista
5 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
6 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity
3 3 (27.27%) Service Management
3 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (27.27%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (18.18%) Change Control
4 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
5 1 (9.09%) Document Management
5 1 (9.09%) Workflow
5 1 (9.09%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) VB
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (27.27%) MCITP
3 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) MCP
4 1 (9.09%) MCSE
4 1 (9.09%) MCSA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (45.45%) vSphere
4 4 (36.36%) VMware ESX
5 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) SCCM
2 3 (27.27%) SCOM
3 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Avaya
3 3 (27.27%) Juniper
3 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
4 2 (18.18%) Remedy
4 2 (18.18%) Sophos
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) Dell
5 1 (9.09%) EMC
Bristol, Avon
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Osborne Clarke
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago