The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 291 298 296
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 40 28 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.23% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.76% 3.56% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 35 11 20
Average salary £54,000 £41,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.12% -19.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £31,415
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +27.32%
Systems Management Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
840 786 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 6.80% 6.58% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 716 690 602
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 £40,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +4.29%
WSUS
London

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 60 (95.24%) Windows
2 47 (74.60%) Microsoft
3 38 (60.32%) Active Directory
4 36 (57.14%) VMware
5 34 (53.97%) DNS
6 31 (49.21%) DHCP
6 31 (49.21%) VMware Infrastructure
7 30 (47.62%) Citrix
8 29 (46.03%) SCCM
9 25 (39.68%) PowerShell
9 25 (39.68%) SQL
10 24 (38.10%) MS Exchange
10 24 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
10 24 (38.10%) Windows 7
11 23 (36.51%) Clustering
11 23 (36.51%) MSI
12 22 (34.92%) TCP/IP
13 21 (33.33%) IIS
13 21 (33.33%) Finance
14 19 (30.16%) Windows 8
15 17 (26.98%) Windows Server 2003
16 16 (25.40%) VBScript
16 16 (25.40%) AppSense
17 15 (23.81%) VB
17 15 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
18 14 (22.22%) XenDesktop
18 14 (22.22%) SCOM
18 14 (22.22%) SAN
18 14 (22.22%) HP
19 13 (20.63%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 24 (38.10%) MS Exchange
2 21 (33.33%) IIS
3 12 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (12.70%) Lync
5 7 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.17%) Apache
6 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) SaaS
1 2 (3.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (53.97%) DNS
2 31 (49.21%) DHCP
3 22 (34.92%) TCP/IP
4 14 (22.22%) SAN
5 12 (19.05%) VPN
5 12 (19.05%) SSL
6 11 (17.46%) HTTP
6 11 (17.46%) Firewall
6 11 (17.46%) WAN
7 10 (15.87%) VoIP
8 9 (14.29%) LAN
8 9 (14.29%) IPv4
9 8 (12.70%) Wireless
10 5 (7.94%) VLAN
10 5 (7.94%) MPLS
10 5 (7.94%) SNMP
11 4 (6.35%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (6.35%) NAS
12 3 (4.76%) VPLS
13 2 (3.17%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.94%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.76%) PowerCenter
4 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.76%) Redis
4 3 (4.76%) MySQL
4 3 (4.76%) MariaDB
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 23 (36.51%) MSI
General
1 21 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (14.29%) Banking
3 7 (11.11%) Investment Banking
4 6 (9.52%) Advertising
5 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.17%) Legal
7 1 (1.59%) Marketing
7 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (25.40%) Analyst
2 11 (17.46%) Support Analyst
2 11 (17.46%) Windows Engineer
3 8 (12.70%) Technical Support
4 7 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 7 (11.11%) Administrator
4 7 (11.11%) IT Support
5 6 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (9.52%) Technical Support Analyst
5 6 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Desktop Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Citrix Specialist
6 5 (7.94%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Release Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Support Specialist
8 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) SCCM Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.87%) Application Packaging
2 3 (4.76%) Software Packaging
2 3 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (4.76%) .NET
2 3 (4.76%) MSMQ
3 2 (3.17%) COM
3 2 (3.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (36.51%) Clustering
2 4 (6.35%) Replication
3 2 (3.17%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.17%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.59%) PKI
4 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.59%) Firmware
4 1 (1.59%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.59%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 60 (95.24%) Windows
2 24 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
2 24 (38.10%) Windows 7
3 19 (30.16%) Windows 8
4 17 (26.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (6.35%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.17%) Linux
8 1 (1.59%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.46%) ITIL
2 7 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 7 (11.11%) Software Distribution
3 5 (7.94%) Asset Management
3 5 (7.94%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (6.35%) PRINCE2
4 4 (6.35%) CRM
4 4 (6.35%) Time Management
5 3 (4.76%) Configuration Management
5 3 (4.76%) Change Management
5 3 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (4.76%) Network Management
5 3 (4.76%) Incident Management
5 3 (4.76%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.17%) High Availability
6 2 (3.17%) Security Management
6 2 (3.17%) Information Security
7 1 (1.59%) BCP
7 1 (1.59%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 25 (39.68%) SQL
1 25 (39.68%) PowerShell
2 16 (25.40%) VBScript
3 15 (23.81%) VB
4 7 (11.11%) Ruby
4 7 (11.11%) C#
5 2 (3.17%) Java
6 1 (1.59%) Perl
6 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (17.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (11.11%) MCP
3 4 (6.35%) MCSA
4 3 (4.76%) MCSE
4 3 (4.76%) MCITP
5 2 (3.17%) Degree
5 2 (3.17%) HP APS
5 2 (3.17%) CCNA
5 2 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.59%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 38 (60.32%) Active Directory
2 31 (49.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (22.22%) XenDesktop
4 12 (19.05%) vSphere
5 11 (17.46%) VMware ESX
6 9 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (7.94%) Hyper-V
8 4 (6.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 4 (6.35%) Terminal Services
9 3 (4.76%) ISA Server
9 3 (4.76%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (3.17%) XenApp
10 2 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (1.59%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (1.59%) Snort
11 1 (1.59%) VMware GSX
Systems Management
1 29 (46.03%) SCCM
2 14 (22.22%) SCOM
3 7 (11.11%) NetBackup
4 4 (6.35%) Puppet
4 4 (6.35%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (4.76%) Backup Exec
5 3 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (3.17%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (1.59%) MOM
7 1 (1.59%) Zenoss
7 1 (1.59%) Nagios
7 1 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.59%) Nessus
7 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 47 (74.60%) Microsoft
2 36 (57.14%) VMware
3 30 (47.62%) Citrix
4 16 (25.40%) AppSense
5 14 (22.22%) HP
6 10 (15.87%) Cisco
7 8 (12.70%) Dell
8 7 (11.11%) Symantec
9 5 (7.94%) SolarWinds
10 3 (4.76%) Toshiba
10 3 (4.76%) CheckPoint
10 3 (4.76%) Veritas
11 2 (3.17%) Juniper
11 2 (3.17%) NetApp
11 2 (3.17%) StorageTek
11 2 (3.17%) McAfee
11 2 (3.17%) EMC
11 2 (3.17%) BT
11 2 (3.17%) ProCurve
12 1 (1.59%) Altiris
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