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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
South West / Bristol
Rank 124 131 127
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.18% 0.056% 0.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.19% 0.97% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Median salary £33,500 £22,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+48.88% -41.93%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%

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
94 103 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 5.78% 5.82% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 64 97 71
Median salary £62,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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 19 January 2017, 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) SAN
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (57.14%) Citrix
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (42.86%) Technical Analysis
5 3 (42.86%) Patch Management
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (28.57%) VLAN
6 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
6 2 (28.57%) vSphere
6 2 (28.57%) Network Management
6 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
6 2 (28.57%) XenServer
6 2 (28.57%) Office 365
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (28.57%) 802.1X
6 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
6 2 (28.57%) DBS Check
6 2 (28.57%) Line Management
6 2 (28.57%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (28.57%) Firewall
6 2 (28.57%) Wireless
6 2 (28.57%) VMware

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 (28.57%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (28.57%) VLAN
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Manager
2 2 (28.57%) IT Services Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Service Manager
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) 802.1X
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (42.86%) Patch Management
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
3 2 (28.57%) Line Management
3 2 (28.57%) Network Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) DBS Check
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
2 2 (28.57%) XenServer
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) CommVault
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
3 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds