The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 70 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 7 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.99% 0.44% -
As % of the Systems Management category 25.00% 13.04% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £30,500 £32,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.68% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
WSUS
South Wales

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

Systems Management Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
28 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.94% 3.39% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 7
Average salary £50,000 £32,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £46,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

WSUS
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

WSUS Salary Trend in Cardiff

WSUS
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSUS across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

WSUS Salary Histogram in Cardiff

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) Clustering
3 6 (60.00%) ITIL
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (50.00%) High Availability
4 5 (50.00%) DHCP
4 5 (50.00%) DNS
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (40.00%) SCCM
5 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (40.00%) vSphere
6 3 (30.00%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (30.00%) VoIP
6 3 (30.00%) IBM
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (30.00%) HP
6 3 (30.00%) Dell
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (30.00%) Tivoli

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) DHCP
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) VoIP
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Exchange Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Exchange Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) EqualLogic
2 2 (20.00%) Replication
2 2 (20.00%) Symmetrix
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) AIX
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) High Availability
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Software Distribution
3 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) MCTS
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (10.00%) MCP
3 1 (10.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (40.00%) vSphere
4 3 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) SCCM
2 3 (30.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (30.00%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (30.00%) Tivoli
2 3 (30.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) Dell
4 3 (30.00%) HP
4 3 (30.00%) IBM
4 3 (30.00%) Symantec
4 3 (30.00%) Veritas
5 2 (20.00%) 3PAR
5 2 (20.00%) EMC
5 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (10.00%) NetApp
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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