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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 225 241 320
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +79
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 8 26 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.38% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.54% 4.15% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 9
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £28,940 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £55,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £34,750
% change year-on-year
- +22.30%
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
521 627 913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 9.71% 9.07% 8.31%
Number of salaries quoted 458 550 763
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,507 £40,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing WSUS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 7 December 2016.

WSUS Salary Histogram in the City of London

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing WSUS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 39 (97.50%) Windows
2 29 (72.50%) Active Directory
3 25 (62.50%) Cisco
4 24 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 24 (60.00%) SCCM
5 23 (57.50%) LAN
6 21 (52.50%) Windows Server
7 19 (47.50%) ITIL
7 19 (47.50%) VMware
8 18 (45.00%) Finance
8 18 (45.00%) WAN
8 18 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 17 (42.50%) MS Office
10 16 (40.00%) Linux
10 16 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (35.00%) Citrix
12 14 (35.00%) DNS
12 14 (35.00%) Hyper-V
13 12 (30.00%) MS Exchange
14 11 (27.50%) DHCP
14 11 (27.50%) VPN
14 11 (27.50%) MCSE
14 11 (27.50%) Symantec
14 11 (27.50%) vSphere
15 9 (22.50%) Intel Security
15 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2008
16 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
16 8 (20.00%) MCITP
16 8 (20.00%) Incident Management

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.50%) SharePoint
3 5 (12.50%) Skype for Business
4 3 (7.50%) IIS
5 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.50%) Apache
Applications
1 17 (42.50%) MS Office
2 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) Office 365
2 4 (10.00%) OpenShift
2 4 (10.00%) SaaS
3 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (57.50%) LAN
2 18 (45.00%) WAN
3 14 (35.00%) DNS
4 11 (27.50%) DHCP
4 11 (27.50%) VPN
5 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 7 (17.50%) Firewall
6 7 (17.50%) Network Security
7 6 (15.00%) SAN
8 4 (10.00%) IP Telephony
8 4 (10.00%) MPLS
8 4 (10.00%) VPLS
9 3 (7.50%) HTTP
9 3 (7.50%) HTTPS
9 3 (7.50%) snoop
9 3 (7.50%) SSL
9 3 (7.50%) tcpdump
9 3 (7.50%) VoIP
9 3 (7.50%) Wireless
9 3 (7.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 18 (45.00%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Legal
3 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Law
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Analyst
2 10 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Desktop Support
5 5 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) SCCM Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) EMC Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) IT Support
6 4 (10.00%) SAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) Web Services
2 4 (10.00%) JSON
2 4 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (10.00%) Smartphone
1 4 (10.00%) User Experience
2 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) Clustering
3 2 (5.00%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.50%) Fintech
4 1 (2.50%) PKI
4 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 39 (97.50%) Windows
2 21 (52.50%) Windows Server
3 16 (40.00%) Linux
3 16 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 5 (12.50%) Mac OS X
6 5 (12.50%) Windows 10
7 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (7.50%) Unix
9 2 (5.00%) Ubuntu
9 2 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) ITIL
2 8 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 6 (15.00%) Migration
4 5 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (12.50%) Project Management
5 4 (10.00%) Information Security
5 4 (10.00%) ITSM
5 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 4 (10.00%) Service Management
5 4 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
5 4 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (7.50%) Application Packaging
6 3 (7.50%) Application Virtualisation
6 3 (7.50%) Computer Forensics
6 3 (7.50%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (7.50%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (7.50%) Security Operations
6 3 (7.50%) SIEM
6 3 (7.50%) Software Deployment
6 3 (7.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (10.00%) Perl
2 4 (10.00%) Python
3 3 (7.50%) VBScript
4 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (27.50%) MCSE
3 8 (20.00%) MCITP
3 8 (20.00%) MCSA
4 5 (12.50%) CCNA
4 5 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (10.00%) MCDST
5 4 (10.00%) MCP
5 4 (10.00%) MCTS
5 4 (10.00%) MOS
6 1 (2.50%) CISSP
6 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) SLA
2 4 (10.00%) HIPAA
2 4 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (72.50%) Active Directory
2 18 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (35.00%) Hyper-V
4 11 (27.50%) vSphere
5 4 (10.00%) VMware ESX
5 4 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (7.50%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (7.50%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (5.00%) XenApp
8 1 (2.50%) BitLocker
8 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (60.00%) SCCM
2 5 (12.50%) SCOM
3 4 (10.00%) Backup Exec
3 4 (10.00%) CA Spectrum
3 4 (10.00%) Kibana
3 4 (10.00%) Nagios
3 4 (10.00%) NetBackup
3 4 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 4 (10.00%) WMI
4 3 (7.50%) AirWatch
4 3 (7.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (7.50%) Sysprep
4 3 (7.50%) ThinApp
5 2 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (2.50%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (2.50%) Nessus
6 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (62.50%) Cisco
2 24 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 19 (47.50%) VMware
4 14 (35.00%) Citrix
5 11 (27.50%) Symantec
6 9 (22.50%) Intel Security
7 7 (17.50%) Red Hat
8 5 (12.50%) Bloomberg
8 5 (12.50%) EMC
8 5 (12.50%) Fidessa
8 5 (12.50%) Reuters
9 4 (10.00%) BT
9 4 (10.00%) CA
9 4 (10.00%) CheckPoint
9 4 (10.00%) Qualys
9 4 (10.00%) ServiceNow
10 3 (7.50%) AppSense
10 3 (7.50%) Blue Coat
10 3 (7.50%) Forcepoint
10 3 (7.50%) HP