The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank - 69 69
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 0 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff - 0.84% 0.29%
As % of the Systems Management category - 18.75% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £38,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +20.31%
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -1.29%

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
14 32 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.59% 4.47% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 19
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +40.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,550 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing WSUS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (60.00%) High Availability
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
4 2 (40.00%) VoIP
4 2 (40.00%) Dell
5 1 (20.00%) EMC
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (20.00%) IBM
5 1 (20.00%) IIS
5 1 (20.00%) MCP
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) AIX
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) MCSA
5 1 (20.00%) MCTS
5 1 (20.00%) Games
5 1 (20.00%) SCCM
5 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (20.00%) CentOS

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) High Availability
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) MCTS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (60.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Dell
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat