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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 179 176 189
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 2 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.063% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.88% 3.21% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 5
Average salary £46,000 £39,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.94% +34.48%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
228 187 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.13% 5.09% 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 151 139 136
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%

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 30 April 2016. 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
Derbyshire +6 2 £46,000 +17.94%
WSUS
England

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) X-Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Handset
4 1 (25.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (25.00%) Logistics
4 1 (25.00%) MCITP
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Logistics
1 1 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ticket Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCITP
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) pfSense
3 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) LANDesk
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle