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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 119 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.062% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 1.72% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £39,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
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
58 91 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.58% 5.30% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 50 49 56
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%

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 22 May 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
Wilmslow - 1 £39,000 -
WSUS
North West

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee
2 2 (66.67%) Security Management
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) vCloud
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Degree

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) vCloud
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) ProCurve
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £23000 - £33000 per annum + inc 5K Car Allow + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Ricoh
Salary: £40k plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Ricoh
Salary: £40k plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £23000 - £33000 per annum + inc 5K Car Allow + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 9 days ago