The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 62 58 56
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 1 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 0.27% 1.24% 0.79%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.33% 17.24% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 3
Average salary £34,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +5.63%
WSUS
West Sussex

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

Systems Management Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
30 29 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 8.24% 7.21% 4.99%
Number of salaries quoted 28 27 18
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £47,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

WSUS
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

WSUS Salary Trend in Crawley

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (60.00%) Trend Micro
3 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 3 (60.00%) Server Monitoring
3 3 (60.00%) Debian
3 3 (60.00%) Security Patching
3 3 (60.00%) Backup Exec
3 3 (60.00%) WMI
3 3 (60.00%) CentOS
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) SNMP
3 3 (60.00%) Symantec
4 2 (40.00%) Dell
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (60.00%) SNMP
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) NAS
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) CentOS
3 3 (60.00%) Debian
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Security Patching
1 3 (60.00%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) vSphere
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 3 (60.00%) WMI
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) SCSM
2 1 (20.00%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Symantec
3 3 (60.00%) Trend Micro
4 2 (40.00%) Dell
5 1 (20.00%) arcserve
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) Dell Compellent
5 1 (20.00%) Lumension
5 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (20.00%) Sophos