The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 50 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 8 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 1.80% 0.80% -
As % of the Systems Management category 40.00% 40.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Average salary £20,500 £24,025 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.67% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £39,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-17.19% +12.14%
WSUS
South West

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

Systems Management Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
20 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 4.50% 2.00% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 1
Average salary £20,500 £29,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.31% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

WSUS
Salary Trend in Devon

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

WSUS Salary Trend in Devon

WSUS
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the Devon region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -5 8 £20,500 -14.67%
WSUS
South West

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (88.24%) ITIL
2 15 (88.24%) MS Excel
2 15 (88.24%) Problem Management
2 15 (88.24%) SCCM
2 15 (88.24%) SCOM
3 14 (82.35%) SLA
4 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (76.47%) Nagios
4 13 (76.47%) CommVault
4 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (76.47%) Windows 2000 Server
4 13 (76.47%) Bomgar
4 13 (76.47%) Backup Exec
5 12 (70.59%) Service Delivery
6 4 (23.53%) Blackberry
6 4 (23.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (23.53%) MS Office
6 4 (23.53%) MCSE
6 4 (23.53%) MCP
6 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
7 2 (11.76%) VMware
7 2 (11.76%) Clustering
7 2 (11.76%) NetBackup
7 2 (11.76%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 2 (11.76%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (11.76%) QA
7 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
1 4 (23.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (88.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (23.53%) MS Office
3 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) LAN
1 2 (11.76%) DHCP
1 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
1 2 (11.76%) DNS
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Support Engineer
2 11 (64.71%) Systems Support
2 11 (64.71%) Systems Engineer
3 9 (52.94%) Systems Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Desktop Support
5 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Blackberry
2 2 (11.76%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (76.47%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000
3 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
3 2 (11.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) ITIL
1 15 (88.24%) Problem Management
2 12 (70.59%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.76%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) MCP
1 4 (23.53%) MCSE
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (11.76%) CCA
2 2 (11.76%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (82.35%) SLA
2 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) ISA Server
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
1 2 (11.76%) XenApp
1 2 (11.76%) XenServer
1 2 (11.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (88.24%) SCCM
1 15 (88.24%) SCOM
2 13 (76.47%) Nagios
2 13 (76.47%) Backup Exec
3 2 (11.76%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 2 (11.76%) NetBackup
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (76.47%) CommVault
2 13 (76.47%) Bomgar
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) HP
3 2 (11.76%) Dell
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix