The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 173 170 161
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 4 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.11% 0.29% 0.033%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.13% 7.81% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 1
Average salary £25,500 £32,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.53% +20.37%
UK excluding London average salary £33,250 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.13% +5.71%
WSUS
England

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

Systems Management Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
128 128 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.49% 3.71% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 99 108 136
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

WSUS
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

WSUS Salary Trend in the East Midlands

WSUS
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Nottinghamshire +4 3 - -
Derbyshire 0 1 £25,500 -30.61%
WSUS
England

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (73.33%) SQL
3 11 (73.33%) SCCM
4 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 8 (53.33%) Windows XP
5 8 (53.33%) Windows 7
6 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (46.67%) Windows Vista
7 6 (40.00%) ITIL
7 6 (40.00%) Remedy
7 6 (40.00%) DNS
7 6 (40.00%) VBScript
7 6 (40.00%) VB
7 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
8 5 (33.33%) HP
8 5 (33.33%) Firewall
8 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
8 5 (33.33%) VMware
9 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
9 4 (26.67%) SCOM
9 4 (26.67%) SAN
9 4 (26.67%) Cisco
9 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
10 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
10 3 (20.00%) Time Management
10 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) DNS
2 5 (33.33%) Firewall
3 4 (26.67%) SAN
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (13.33%) BIG-IP
5 2 (13.33%) WAN
5 2 (13.33%) DHCP
5 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (6.67%) VPN
6 1 (6.67%) MPLS
6 1 (6.67%) LAN
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MSI
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.67%) Automotive
1 1 (6.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) SCCM Specialist
2 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.67%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Network Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (20.00%) Replication
3 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows 7
2 8 (53.33%) Windows XP
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Vista
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (20.00%) Time Management
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) VBScript
2 6 (40.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) MCSE
3 2 (13.33%) MCSA
3 2 (13.33%) CCNA
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.67%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
4 1 (6.67%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 11 (73.33%) SCCM
2 4 (26.67%) SCOM
3 1 (6.67%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Remedy
3 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) HP
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco
5 2 (13.33%) F5
6 1 (6.67%) GFI Software
6 1 (6.67%) Dell
6 1 (6.67%) Mitel
6 1 (6.67%) LANDesk
6 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds