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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 288 285 281
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 19 32 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.30% 0.28%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.66% 4.53% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 22
Average salary £33,500 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £33,100 £27,375
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
714 706 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 6.89% 6.70% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 593 580 549
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -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 3 March 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 3 March 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 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (93.75%) Active Directory
3 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
4 18 (56.25%) MS Exchange
4 18 (56.25%) VMware
5 15 (46.88%) MS Office
6 14 (43.75%) ITIL
6 14 (43.75%) Citrix
6 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (43.75%) Windows 7
7 13 (40.63%) MS Excel
8 12 (37.50%) DHCP
8 12 (37.50%) DNS
8 12 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (34.38%) XenApp
10 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
11 9 (28.13%) Windows 8
11 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (28.13%) SAN
11 9 (28.13%) WAN
12 8 (25.00%) LAN
12 8 (25.00%) Linux
12 8 (25.00%) Symantec
12 8 (25.00%) XenServer
13 7 (21.88%) Blackberry
13 7 (21.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 7 (21.88%) MCSE
13 7 (21.88%) IIS
13 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 18 (56.25%) MS Exchange
2 10 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (21.88%) IIS
3 7 (21.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.13%) Lync
4 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (46.88%) MS Office
2 13 (40.63%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.13%) SAP CCM
2 1 (3.13%) SAP ERP
2 1 (3.13%) Eikon
2 1 (3.13%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (37.50%) DHCP
1 12 (37.50%) DNS
2 9 (28.13%) SAN
2 9 (28.13%) WAN
3 8 (25.00%) LAN
4 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
5 6 (18.75%) VPN
5 6 (18.75%) Firewall
6 5 (15.63%) IP Telephony
6 5 (15.63%) Network Security
6 5 (15.63%) Internet
6 5 (15.63%) VoIP
7 3 (9.38%) iSCSI
7 3 (9.38%) NAS
7 3 (9.38%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (6.25%) Multicast
8 2 (6.25%) FTP
8 2 (6.25%) MPLS
9 1 (3.13%) DSL
9 1 (3.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Advertising
2 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 5 (15.63%) Back Office
4 2 (6.25%) Electronics
4 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.25%) Marketing
5 1 (3.13%) Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Analyst
2 11 (34.38%) Support Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) IT Support
4 6 (18.75%) Desktop Analyst
4 6 (18.75%) Desktop Support
5 5 (15.63%) Support Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Senior IT Support
7 3 (9.38%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Support Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) IT Administrator
8 2 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Administrator
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Blackberry
2 4 (12.50%) Thin Client
2 4 (12.50%) Fat Client
3 3 (9.38%) Replication
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.25%) DTV
4 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.13%) EqualLogic
5 1 (3.13%) Device Driver
5 1 (3.13%) Clustering
5 1 (3.13%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (43.75%) Windows 7
3 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (28.13%) Windows 8
5 8 (25.00%) Linux
6 5 (15.63%) Windows Vista
6 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (15.63%) Mac OS X
7 4 (12.50%) Android
7 4 (12.50%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (12.50%) Windows XP
8 2 (6.25%) Solaris
8 2 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) ITIL
2 5 (15.63%) Project Management
3 4 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 4 (12.50%) Time Management
4 2 (6.25%) Software Deployment
4 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.25%) Programme Management
4 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.13%) Coaching
5 1 (3.13%) ERP
5 1 (3.13%) Service Management
5 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.13%) Information Security
5 1 (3.13%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.13%) Software Distribution
5 1 (3.13%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.13%) VBScript
3 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (21.88%) MCSE
3 4 (12.50%) MCDST
3 4 (12.50%) MCP
4 3 (9.38%) MCITP
4 3 (9.38%) MCSA
5 2 (6.25%) Degree
6 1 (3.13%) MCTS
6 1 (3.13%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 30 (93.75%) Active Directory
2 12 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (34.38%) XenApp
4 8 (25.00%) XenServer
5 4 (12.50%) vSphere
6 3 (9.38%) Firmware
7 2 (6.25%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
8 1 (3.13%) NFS
8 1 (3.13%) Snort
8 1 (3.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
8 1 (3.13%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) Backup Exec
2 5 (15.63%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (15.63%) Casper Suite
3 4 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (6.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (6.25%) Tivoli
4 2 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (6.25%) WMI
4 2 (6.25%) SCCM
4 2 (6.25%) SCOM
5 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (3.13%) Nagios
5 1 (3.13%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.13%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
2 18 (56.25%) VMware
3 14 (43.75%) Citrix
4 8 (25.00%) Symantec
5 6 (18.75%) HP
5 6 (18.75%) Sophos
6 5 (15.63%) Cisco
6 5 (15.63%) Dell
7 4 (12.50%) McAfee
7 4 (12.50%) Juniper
7 4 (12.50%) NetApp
7 4 (12.50%) Spiceworks
8 3 (9.38%) Dell KACE
8 3 (9.38%) CommVault
8 3 (9.38%) Avaya
8 3 (9.38%) SAP
9 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
9 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
9 2 (6.25%) Veeam
10 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
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