The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 288 323 306
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -17
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 17 33 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.25% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.33% 4.12% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16 31 13
Average salary £35,250 £54,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.72% +40.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
WSUS
London

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

Systems Management Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
730 801 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.22% 6.14% 6.37%
Number of salaries quoted 659 704 651
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.87% -4.70%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WSUS
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

WSUS Salary Trend in the City of London

WSUS
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSUS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

WSUS Salary Histogram in the City of London

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (82.86%) Active Directory
3 23 (65.71%) MS Exchange
4 20 (57.14%) Citrix
4 20 (57.14%) VMware
5 18 (51.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
6 17 (48.57%) DNS
7 16 (45.71%) DHCP
8 15 (42.86%) MS Excel
9 14 (40.00%) ITIL
10 13 (37.14%) XenApp
11 12 (34.29%) Exchange Server 2010
11 12 (34.29%) HP
11 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
11 12 (34.29%) MS Office
12 11 (31.43%) Telecoms
12 11 (31.43%) Finance
12 11 (31.43%) Windows 7
12 11 (31.43%) XenServer
13 10 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (28.57%) Firewall
13 10 (28.57%) Dell
13 10 (28.57%) Symantec
14 9 (25.71%) Juniper
14 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
14 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
14 9 (25.71%) Project Management
14 9 (25.71%) Asset Management
14 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 23 (65.71%) MS Exchange
2 12 (34.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (11.43%) IIS
5 2 (5.71%) Lync
5 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 12 (34.29%) MS Office
3 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.86%) SAP CCM
2 1 (2.86%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (48.57%) DNS
2 16 (45.71%) DHCP
3 10 (28.57%) Firewall
4 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
5 6 (17.14%) Network Security
5 6 (17.14%) WAN
5 6 (17.14%) LAN
6 5 (14.29%) IP Telephony
6 5 (14.29%) SAN
7 4 (11.43%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (8.57%) VPN
8 3 (8.57%) iSCSI
8 3 (8.57%) NAS
9 2 (5.71%) Multicast
9 2 (5.71%) VoIP
9 2 (5.71%) Internet
9 2 (5.71%) LDAP
10 1 (2.86%) VLAN
10 1 (2.86%) TACACS
10 1 (2.86%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MSI
1 2 (5.71%) InstallShield
2 1 (2.86%) Subversion
2 1 (2.86%) JIRA
2 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (31.43%) Telecoms
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Back Office
3 3 (8.57%) Front Office
4 2 (5.71%) Electronics
4 2 (5.71%) Law
4 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.71%) Advertising
4 2 (5.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Analyst
2 10 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) IT Support
3 6 (17.14%) Desktop Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Desktop Support
4 5 (14.29%) Administrator
4 5 (14.29%) IT Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) IT Administrator
6 3 (8.57%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Desktop Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Service Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Support Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) Software Packaging
2 1 (2.86%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Computer Science
1 8 (22.86%) Fat Client
1 8 (22.86%) Thin Client
2 5 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.57%) Replication
3 3 (8.57%) Hedge funds
4 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.71%) DTV
5 1 (2.86%) PKI
5 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.86%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (51.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (31.43%) Windows 7
4 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (22.86%) Windows 8
6 6 (17.14%) Linux
7 5 (14.29%) Mac OS X
7 5 (14.29%) Windows Vista
8 2 (5.71%) Android
8 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
8 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (5.71%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (2.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) ITIL
2 9 (25.71%) Project Management
2 9 (25.71%) Asset Management
3 8 (22.86%) Time Management
4 5 (14.29%) Server Building
5 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.57%) Patch Management
7 2 (5.71%) Security Patching
7 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.71%) Software Distribution
7 2 (5.71%) Change Control
7 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.71%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.71%) Service Management
7 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.71%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.86%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.86%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (14.29%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 4 (11.43%) Perl
4 1 (2.86%) Ruby
4 1 (2.86%) Python
4 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 5 (14.29%) MCSE
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (11.43%) MCP
3 4 (11.43%) MCDST
4 2 (5.71%) CCNA
4 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.86%) MOS
5 1 (2.86%) CEH
5 1 (2.86%) MCTS
5 1 (2.86%) MCITP
5 1 (2.86%) MCSA
System Software
1 29 (82.86%) Active Directory
2 13 (37.14%) XenApp
3 11 (31.43%) XenServer
4 10 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (17.14%) vSphere
6 5 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (5.71%) XenDesktop
7 2 (5.71%) Firmware
7 2 (5.71%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.86%) NFS
8 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
8 1 (2.86%) KVM
8 1 (2.86%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) Backup Exec
2 5 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (14.29%) Casper Suite
3 4 (11.43%) SCCM
4 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.86%) SCOM
4 1 (2.86%) Puppet
4 1 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Citrix
1 20 (57.14%) VMware
2 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
3 12 (34.29%) HP
4 10 (28.57%) Dell
4 10 (28.57%) Symantec
5 9 (25.71%) Juniper
6 7 (20.00%) SAP
7 5 (14.29%) Sophos
7 5 (14.29%) Avaya
7 5 (14.29%) Veeam
8 4 (11.43%) Cisco
9 3 (8.57%) Google
10 2 (5.71%) Spiceworks
10 2 (5.71%) EMC
10 2 (5.71%) CommVault
11 1 (2.86%) BT
11 1 (2.86%) NetApp
11 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
11 1 (2.86%) McAfee
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