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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 126 122 125
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 3 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.15% 0.30% 0.057%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.21% 6.82% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 1
Average salary £35,500 £32,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.23% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
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
136 88 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 7.01% 4.34% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 120 55 51
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £49,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.87% -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 28 May 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) XenServer
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (33.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 1 (33.33%) VB
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
3 1 (33.33%) XenServer
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
Bristol, Avon
HFMA
Salary: From £20,265 to £22,016 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £31000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago