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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 55 50 69
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +19
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 8 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 1.99% 1.27% 0.33%
As % of the Systems Management category 34.78% 26.32% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 0
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
23 19 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 5.72% 4.82% 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 52
Average salary £42,500 £45,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.59% +22.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £42,500 £48,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%

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 3 March 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (100.00%) SCCM
2 8 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 8 (80.00%) Release Management
2 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (80.00%) Lync
2 8 (80.00%) High Availability
2 8 (80.00%) Lumension
2 8 (80.00%) Amazon RDS
2 8 (80.00%) SCSM
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Clustering
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 8 (80.00%) Business Continuity
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Dell
2 8 (80.00%) Citrix
2 8 (80.00%) SAN
2 8 (80.00%) ARCserve
2 8 (80.00%) Sophos
2 8 (80.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (80.00%) LAN
2 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 8 (80.00%) DHCP
2 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 8 (80.00%) IIS
1 8 (80.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 8 (80.00%) Lync
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (20.00%) MS Project Server
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Project
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (80.00%) LAN
2 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 8 (80.00%) DHCP
2 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (80.00%) DNS
2 8 (80.00%) SAN
3 4 (40.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 8 (80.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
1 8 (80.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (80.00%) Business Continuity
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 8 (80.00%) Release Management
2 8 (80.00%) High Availability
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) Service Management
3 4 (40.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCP
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) VMware ESX
3 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) SCCM
2 8 (80.00%) ARCserve
2 8 (80.00%) SCSM
3 4 (40.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Dell
1 8 (80.00%) Citrix
1 8 (80.00%) Sophos
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
1 8 (80.00%) Lumension
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds
3 4 (40.00%) Brocade
4 2 (20.00%) WatchGuard