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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 54 58 67
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 3 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 0.70% 0.24% 0.78%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.32% 5.56% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 5
Average salary £37,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.77% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
41 18 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 9.53% 4.33% 8.01%
Number of salaries quoted 39 17 49
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £36,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £49,050
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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 19 December 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) MS Project Server
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) WatchGuard
2 2 (66.67%) MS Project
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Lumension
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) MS Project Server
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) Lync
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Project
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) SCSM
2 1 (33.33%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) WatchGuard
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Lumension
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) VMware