The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 117 124 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.41% 0.055% -
As % of the Systems Management category 7.53% 1.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £25,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -20.73%
WSUS
North West

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

Systems Management Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
93 100 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.41% 5.55% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 81 68 50
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -26.19%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

WSUS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

WSUS Salary Trend in Cheshire

WSUS
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Knutsford - 4 £37,500 -
Warrington +8 1 £37,500 +45.63% 1
Chester - 1 - -
Runcorn - 1 £40,000 -
WSUS
North West

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) DHCP
2 7 (87.50%) DNS
2 7 (87.50%) Degree
3 6 (75.00%) Problem Management
3 6 (75.00%) SCCM
3 6 (75.00%) vSphere
3 6 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (75.00%) Patch Management
3 6 (75.00%) EMC
3 6 (75.00%) MCSE
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) ITIL
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (62.50%) Symantec
4 5 (62.50%) SAN
4 5 (62.50%) Backup Exec
4 5 (62.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (62.50%) Strategic Planning
4 5 (62.50%) Project Planning
4 5 (62.50%) Risk Management
4 5 (62.50%) Migration
4 5 (62.50%) Windows XP
4 5 (62.50%) Citrix
4 5 (62.50%) LAN
4 5 (62.50%) WAN
4 5 (62.50%) HP
4 5 (62.50%) vCloud

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) DHCP
1 7 (87.50%) DNS
2 5 (62.50%) SAN
2 5 (62.50%) LAN
2 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) iSCSI
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless
4 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows XP
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Problem Management
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) Patch Management
2 5 (62.50%) Risk Management
2 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 5 (62.50%) Strategic Planning
2 5 (62.50%) Project Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Cyber Security
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) Security Patching
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) MCSE
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (12.50%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) vSphere
1 6 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (62.50%) vCloud
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) SCCM
2 5 (62.50%) Backup Exec
3 1 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) EMC
3 5 (62.50%) Citrix
3 5 (62.50%) HP
3 5 (62.50%) ProCurve
3 5 (62.50%) Symantec
4 1 (12.50%) McAfee
4 1 (12.50%) Sophos
4 1 (12.50%) NetApp
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago