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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 304 294 295
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 27 33 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.27% 0.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.19% 4.13% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 27
Average salary £52,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.50% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £31,600 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,100 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-19.75% +15.71%
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
847 800 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.11% 6.60% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 713 700 627
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 August 2014.

WSUS Salary Histogram in the City of London

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 57 (98.28%) Windows
2 45 (77.59%) Microsoft
3 34 (58.62%) Active Directory
4 31 (53.45%) Citrix
4 31 (53.45%) VMware
5 30 (51.72%) DNS
6 28 (48.28%) SCCM
6 28 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
7 27 (46.55%) DHCP
8 25 (43.10%) MS Exchange
8 25 (43.10%) SQL
9 23 (39.66%) PowerShell
9 23 (39.66%) Windows 7
10 22 (37.93%) Finance
10 22 (37.93%) MSI
11 21 (36.21%) Windows Server 2008
12 20 (34.48%) Clustering
13 19 (32.76%) IIS
14 18 (31.03%) TCP/IP
14 18 (31.03%) Windows 8
15 17 (29.31%) AppSense
16 15 (25.86%) Windows Server 2003
16 15 (25.86%) VBScript
16 15 (25.86%) VB
16 15 (25.86%) Windows Server 2012
17 14 (24.14%) XenDesktop
18 13 (22.41%) Exchange Server 2010
18 13 (22.41%) SQL Server
18 13 (22.41%) HP
18 13 (22.41%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 25 (43.10%) MS Exchange
2 19 (32.76%) IIS
3 13 (22.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (13.79%) Lync
5 7 (12.07%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.45%) Apache
6 2 (3.45%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) SaaS
1 2 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (51.72%) DNS
2 27 (46.55%) DHCP
3 18 (31.03%) TCP/IP
4 13 (22.41%) SAN
5 12 (20.69%) SSL
6 10 (17.24%) HTTP
6 10 (17.24%) VoIP
6 10 (17.24%) Firewall
6 10 (17.24%) WAN
7 9 (15.52%) LAN
7 9 (15.52%) IPv4
7 9 (15.52%) VPN
8 8 (13.79%) Wireless
9 5 (8.62%) VLAN
9 5 (8.62%) MPLS
9 5 (8.62%) SNMP
10 4 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (5.17%) NAS
11 3 (5.17%) VPLS
12 2 (3.45%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.41%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (8.62%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (5.17%) MySQL
4 3 (5.17%) PowerCenter
4 3 (5.17%) Redis
4 3 (5.17%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.17%) MariaDB
5 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (37.93%) MSI
General
1 22 (37.93%) Finance
2 9 (15.52%) Banking
3 7 (12.07%) Investment Banking
4 5 (8.62%) Advertising
5 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.45%) Legal
7 1 (1.72%) Marketing
7 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (25.86%) Analyst
2 11 (18.97%) Windows Engineer
3 10 (17.24%) Support Analyst
4 7 (12.07%) Technical Support
4 7 (12.07%) IT Support
5 6 (10.34%) Support Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Administrator
6 5 (8.62%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (8.62%) Technical Support Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Desktop Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Citrix Specialist
7 4 (6.90%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) SCCM Specialist
8 3 (5.17%) Senior Windows Administrator
8 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Windows Administrator
8 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Release Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.24%) Application Packaging
2 3 (5.17%) Software Packaging
2 3 (5.17%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (5.17%) .NET
2 3 (5.17%) MSMQ
3 2 (3.45%) COM
3 2 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (34.48%) Clustering
2 4 (6.90%) Replication
3 2 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.45%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.72%) Firmware
4 1 (1.72%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 57 (98.28%) Windows
2 23 (39.66%) Windows 7
3 21 (36.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (31.03%) Windows 8
5 15 (25.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (25.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.17%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.45%) Linux
8 1 (1.72%) Solaris
8 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.97%) ITIL
2 7 (12.07%) Load Balancing
2 7 (12.07%) Software Distribution
3 5 (8.62%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (6.90%) Asset Management
4 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2
4 4 (6.90%) CRM
4 4 (6.90%) Time Management
5 3 (5.17%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (5.17%) Configuration Management
5 3 (5.17%) Problem Management
5 3 (5.17%) Change Management
5 3 (5.17%) Incident Management
5 3 (5.17%) Network Management
6 2 (3.45%) High Availability
6 2 (3.45%) Security Management
6 2 (3.45%) Information Security
6 2 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (1.72%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.72%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 25 (43.10%) SQL
2 23 (39.66%) PowerShell
3 15 (25.86%) VBScript
3 15 (25.86%) VB
4 7 (12.07%) Ruby
4 7 (12.07%) C#
5 2 (3.45%) Java
6 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.07%) MCP
3 4 (6.90%) MCSA
4 2 (3.45%) CCNA
4 2 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.45%) MCSE
4 2 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.45%) MCITP
4 2 (3.45%) Degree
4 2 (3.45%) HP APS
5 1 (1.72%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 34 (58.62%) Active Directory
2 28 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (24.14%) XenDesktop
4 11 (18.97%) vSphere
5 9 (15.52%) Microsoft App-V
5 9 (15.52%) VMware ESX
6 5 (8.62%) Hyper-V
7 4 (6.90%) Terminal Services
7 4 (6.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 3 (5.17%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (5.17%) XenApp
9 2 (3.45%) ISA Server
9 2 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.72%) DFS Replication
10 1 (1.72%) Snort
Systems Management
1 28 (48.28%) SCCM
2 12 (20.69%) SCOM
3 7 (12.07%) NetBackup
4 3 (5.17%) Puppet
4 3 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.45%) Backup Exec
5 2 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (3.45%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.72%) Nagios
6 1 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.72%) Nessus
Vendors
1 45 (77.59%) Microsoft
2 31 (53.45%) Citrix
2 31 (53.45%) VMware
3 17 (29.31%) AppSense
4 13 (22.41%) HP
5 9 (15.52%) Dell
6 8 (13.79%) Cisco
7 7 (12.07%) Symantec
8 4 (6.90%) SolarWinds
9 3 (5.17%) Toshiba
9 3 (5.17%) CheckPoint
9 3 (5.17%) NetApp
9 3 (5.17%) Veritas
10 2 (3.45%) StorageTek
10 2 (3.45%) McAfee
10 2 (3.45%) EMC
10 2 (3.45%) Juniper
10 2 (3.45%) BT
10 2 (3.45%) ProCurve
11 1 (1.72%) Altiris
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