The first table below looks at the demand for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Dunstable region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 18 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 2 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 3.51% 12.00% -
As % of the Systems Management category 28.57% 69.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 0
Average salary £33,000 £27,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-10.66% +25.00%
Systems Management Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 12.28% 17.33% 34.48%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 10
Average salary £50,000 £27,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.18% -43.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,200 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £57,300 £53,800
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
WSUS
Bedfordshire

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

WSUS
Salary Trend in Dunstable

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

WSUS Salary Trend in Dunstable

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) LANDesk
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 7 (100.00%) XenServer
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (71.43%) Network Security
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) DHCP
3 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) SAN
5 2 (28.57%) CommVault
5 2 (28.57%) AppSense
5 2 (28.57%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) EMC
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (28.57%) Office Communications Server
1 2 (28.57%) Lync
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) DHCP
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
1 5 (71.43%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) NAS
3 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Wintel Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Wintel Support
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Network Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCP
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) MCSA
1 1 (14.29%) CCA
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (14.29%) MCTS
1 1 (14.29%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 7 (100.00%) XenServer
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (28.57%) XenApp
3 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
4 1 (14.29%) NFS
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) LANDesk
2 2 (28.57%) AppSense
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) EMC
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) CommVault