The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 164 151 175
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +24
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 11 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.29% 0.50% 0.088%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.03% 8.84% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 3
Average salary £32,500 £46,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.10% +55.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +29.03%
Systems Management Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
137 181 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.66% 5.66% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 96 158 107
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +5.59%
WSUS
England

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
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSUS across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

WSUS Salary Histogram 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 25 July 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
Northamptonshire -5 5 £39,000 +47.16%
Derbyshire -14 4 £32,500 -30.10%
Lincolnshire +15 1 £32,500 -
Nottinghamshire -2 1 £32,500 -23.97%
WSUS
England

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
3 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (70.00%) SCCM
5 13 (65.00%) SQL
6 11 (55.00%) ITIL
6 11 (55.00%) Windows XP
6 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (50.00%) Windows 7
7 10 (50.00%) DNS
7 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (45.00%) Windows Vista
9 8 (40.00%) Remedy
9 8 (40.00%) HP
9 8 (40.00%) VBScript
9 8 (40.00%) VB
10 7 (35.00%) DHCP
10 7 (35.00%) SAN
10 7 (35.00%) Firewall
10 7 (35.00%) Management Information System
10 7 (35.00%) VMware
10 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
11 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (30.00%) Cisco
11 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
12 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (25.00%) Time Management
13 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (5.00%) Lync
5 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (5.00%) IIS
5 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) DNS
2 7 (35.00%) SAN
2 7 (35.00%) Firewall
2 7 (35.00%) DHCP
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (10.00%) WAN
4 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (10.00%) BIG-IP
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (5.00%) VPN
5 1 (5.00%) LAN
5 1 (5.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MSI
General
1 1 (5.00%) Automotive
1 1 (5.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) SCCM Specialist
2 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support
5 1 (5.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.00%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Support Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Network Manager
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.00%) Replication
3 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Windows XP
2 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (45.00%) Windows Vista
5 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Time Management
3 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.00%) Change Control
5 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) VBScript
2 8 (40.00%) VB
3 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (20.00%) MCSE
2 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (15.00%) MCSA
3 3 (15.00%) CCNA
3 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (10.00%) CCA
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (5.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (15.00%) vSphere
5 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
5 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (10.00%) XenApp
5 2 (10.00%) Terminal Server
6 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
6 1 (5.00%) ISA Server
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (5.00%) XenServer
6 1 (5.00%) MetaFrame
6 1 (5.00%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (5.00%) IAG
6 1 (5.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 14 (70.00%) SCCM
2 4 (20.00%) Backup Exec
3 3 (15.00%) SCOM
4 1 (5.00%) Cacti
4 1 (5.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (5.00%) BladeLogic
4 1 (5.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) HP
2 8 (40.00%) Remedy
3 7 (35.00%) VMware
4 6 (30.00%) Cisco
5 3 (15.00%) Citrix
5 3 (15.00%) NetApp
5 3 (15.00%) Dell
5 3 (15.00%) Symantec
6 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
6 2 (10.00%) F5
6 2 (10.00%) McAfee
6 2 (10.00%) Sophos
6 2 (10.00%) Intel
7 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.00%) EMC
7 1 (5.00%) Altiris
7 1 (5.00%) LANDesk
7 1 (5.00%) GFI Software