The first table below looks at the demand for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 116 117 127
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 4 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.22% 0.50% 0.047%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.00% 9.01% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 0
Average salary £46,250 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Systems Management Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
100 111 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.54% 5.59% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 74 77 64
Average salary £42,500 £39,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.91% +13.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £48,950 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
WSUS
Cambridgeshire

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

WSUS
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

WSUS Salary Trend in Cambridge

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (85.71%) SMTP
2 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
2 6 (85.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (85.71%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (85.71%) Lync
2 6 (85.71%) Unified Communications
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (85.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 6 (85.71%) SCDPM
2 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) Symantec
2 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) IPsec
2 6 (85.71%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (85.71%) Replication
2 6 (85.71%) Clustering
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) MS Project Server
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
1 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
1 6 (85.71%) MS Project Server
1 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (85.71%) SharePoint 2010
1 6 (85.71%) Lync
2 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) SMTP
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
1 6 (85.71%) IPsec
1 6 (85.71%) Unified Communications
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) IT Support
2 4 (57.14%) Support Team Leader
2 4 (57.14%) Team Leader
3 2 (28.57%) Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Replication
1 6 (85.71%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (85.71%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (85.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 6 (85.71%) SCDPM
2 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) McAfee
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Lotus