The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 246 237 280
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +43
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 13 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.17% 0.13% 0.056%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.70% 3.60% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 4
Average salary £45,000 £29,000 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.17% +8.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,650 £27,400 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £41,000 £29,400
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
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 of England region.

Systems Management Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
481 250 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 6.18% 3.49% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 379 189 375
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +0.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,350 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +4.37%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

WSUS
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

WSUS Salary Trend in the East of England

WSUS
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSUS across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

WSUS Salary Histogram in the East of England

WSUS
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
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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
Bedfordshire +2 6 £38,750 +40.90%
Norfolk - 5 £45,000 -
Essex - 2 £60,000 - 1
WSUS
England

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 10 (52.63%) Windows
3 9 (47.37%) VMware
4 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
4 8 (42.11%) MS Exchange
4 8 (42.11%) PCI DSS
5 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (36.84%) SIEM
5 7 (36.84%) DNS
6 6 (31.58%) SAN
6 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
7 5 (26.32%) HP
7 5 (26.32%) Citrix
7 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
8 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
8 4 (21.05%) DHCP
8 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (21.05%) Firewall
8 4 (21.05%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (21.05%) Lync
8 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
8 4 (21.05%) LogRhythm
8 4 (21.05%) SCCM
8 4 (21.05%) PCI QSA
8 4 (21.05%) Network Security
8 4 (21.05%) Information Security

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 8 (42.11%) MS Exchange
2 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (21.05%) Lync
3 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (15.79%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (15.79%) IIS
4 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
5 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (10.53%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) DNS
2 6 (31.58%) SAN
3 4 (21.05%) Firewall
3 4 (21.05%) Network Security
3 4 (21.05%) DHCP
3 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
4 2 (10.53%) VPN
4 2 (10.53%) LAN
4 2 (10.53%) WAN
4 2 (10.53%) NAS
5 1 (5.26%) Broadband
5 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
1 1 (5.26%) Back Office
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Security Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Wintel Support
4 3 (15.79%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.26%) Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.26%) DBA
6 1 (5.26%) Support Technician
6 1 (5.26%) Architect
6 1 (5.26%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) IT Support
6 1 (5.26%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Thin Client
1 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.26%) Clustering
1 1 (5.26%) Fat Client
1 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (5.26%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.26%) Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) SIEM
2 4 (21.05%) Information Security
2 4 (21.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
3 3 (15.79%) Security Management
4 2 (10.53%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Process Management
5 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) PCI QSA
2 2 (10.53%) MCP
2 2 (10.53%) MCSE
2 2 (10.53%) MCSA
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.26%) MCTS
3 1 (5.26%) MCITP
3 1 (5.26%) CCA
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (15.79%) XenApp
4 3 (15.79%) XenServer
4 3 (15.79%) XenDesktop
4 3 (15.79%) vSphere
5 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.26%) NFS
5 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) SCOM
2 1 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) VMware
3 5 (26.32%) HP
3 5 (26.32%) Citrix
4 4 (21.05%) LogRhythm
5 3 (15.79%) LANDesk
5 3 (15.79%) CommVault
6 2 (10.53%) EMC
6 2 (10.53%) AppSense
6 2 (10.53%) Symantec
7 1 (5.26%) McAfee
7 1 (5.26%) Wyse
7 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
7 1 (5.26%) Red Gate
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco
7 1 (5.26%) Dell
7 1 (5.26%) NetApp
7 1 (5.26%) Veritas
7 1 (5.26%) Avaya
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