The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 113 114 116
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 8 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.44% 0.46% 0.68%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.26% 9.89% 8.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 13
Average salary £29,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
WSUS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Systems Management Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
78 91 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.31% 4.66% 7.60%
Number of salaries quoted 54 51 120
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,950 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WSUS across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

WSUS
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WSUS across the Buckinghamshire region.

WSUS Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

WSUS
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSUS across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

WSUS Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

WSUS
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +3 8 £29,500 -
WSUS
South East

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
3 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
3 11 (84.62%) HP
4 9 (69.23%) SCCM
5 8 (61.54%) BladeLogic
5 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
5 8 (61.54%) Software Deployment
5 8 (61.54%) ITIL
5 8 (61.54%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 7 (53.85%) SLA
7 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
7 6 (46.15%) Windows Vista
8 5 (38.46%) Problem Management
8 5 (38.46%) Windows 8
8 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
8 5 (38.46%) Cisco
8 5 (38.46%) VBScript
8 5 (38.46%) VB
9 4 (30.77%) SQL
9 4 (30.77%) Degree
10 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (23.08%) Service Management
10 3 (23.08%) Remedy
10 3 (23.08%) SAN
10 3 (23.08%) DNS
11 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) DNS
1 3 (23.08%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) BIG-IP
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) QlikView
General
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Deployment Specialist
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Support Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Vista
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 8
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
1 8 (61.54%) Software Deployment
2 5 (38.46%) Problem Management
3 3 (23.08%) Service Management
4 2 (15.38%) Data Transformation
4 2 (15.38%) Time Management
4 2 (15.38%) Network Management
4 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) ERP
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) VBScript
1 5 (38.46%) VB
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) Degree
4 2 (15.38%) MCP
4 2 (15.38%) MCSA
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (15.38%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) XenApp
2 2 (15.38%) XenServer
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) SCCM
2 8 (61.54%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 8 (61.54%) BladeLogic
3 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 11 (84.62%) HP
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco
4 3 (23.08%) Remedy
5 2 (15.38%) VMware
5 2 (15.38%) Jaspersoft
5 2 (15.38%) Citrix
5 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.69%) F5