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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 245 250 244
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 19 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.26% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.70% 2.54% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 9
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +55.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £33,650 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,250 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -18.75%
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
404 512 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.50% 6.66% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 319 405 213
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,900 £62,200
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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
Essex -3 7 £40,000 -33.33%
Hertfordshire - 6 £30,000 - 2
Bedfordshire +10 5 £35,000 -9.67%
Cambridgeshire - 1 £23,500 -
WSUS
England

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 36 (100.00%) Windows
1 36 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 33 (91.67%) Active Directory
3 25 (69.44%) MS Office
4 23 (63.89%) MS Exchange
5 19 (52.78%) MS Excel
5 19 (52.78%) TCP/IP
6 16 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (38.89%) DNS
8 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
8 14 (38.89%) DHCP
8 14 (38.89%) LAN
9 13 (36.11%) Windows 7
10 12 (33.33%) VMware
10 12 (33.33%) WAN
11 10 (27.78%) Cisco
11 10 (27.78%) Software Deployment
12 9 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
12 9 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
12 9 (25.00%) Application Packaging
12 9 (25.00%) Mathematics
12 9 (25.00%) SCCM
12 9 (25.00%) ISA Server
12 9 (25.00%) MPLS
12 9 (25.00%) McAfee
12 9 (25.00%) Citrix
12 9 (25.00%) C
12 9 (25.00%) Coaching
13 8 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 23 (63.89%) MS Exchange
2 8 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (8.33%) Umbraco
3 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.78%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) nginx
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 25 (69.44%) MS Office
2 19 (52.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Office 365
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (52.78%) TCP/IP
2 14 (38.89%) DNS
2 14 (38.89%) LAN
2 14 (38.89%) DHCP
3 12 (33.33%) WAN
4 9 (25.00%) MPLS
5 7 (19.44%) DSL
6 5 (13.89%) SNMP
6 5 (13.89%) VoIP
7 3 (8.33%) SAN
7 3 (8.33%) CTI
7 3 (8.33%) VPN
7 3 (8.33%) Firewall
7 3 (8.33%) Network Security
8 2 (5.56%) iSCSI
8 2 (5.56%) FCoE
8 2 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (5.56%) Spanning Tree
8 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MSI
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Support Engineer
2 10 (27.78%) Analyst
2 10 (27.78%) Support Analyst
3 9 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 9 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 9 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 9 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 9 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) IT Support
4 6 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.56%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.56%) Network Specialist
7 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 1 (2.78%) Desktop Team Leader
7 1 (2.78%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
7 1 (2.78%) Support Team Leader
7 1 (2.78%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 7 (19.44%) Blackberry
3 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.33%) EqualLogic
4 3 (8.33%) Replication
5 2 (5.56%) Clustering
5 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.78%) CCTV
6 1 (2.78%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (36.11%) Windows 7
5 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (8.33%) Linux
7 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
7 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.78%) CentOS
8 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Software Deployment
2 9 (25.00%) Coaching
3 5 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (13.89%) Digital Forensics
4 4 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 4 (11.11%) Patch Management
4 4 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (8.33%) Line Management
5 3 (8.33%) Capacity Management
5 3 (8.33%) Service Management
5 3 (8.33%) ITIL
5 3 (8.33%) CRM
5 3 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 3 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 3 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity
6 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) C
2 7 (19.44%) VBScript
3 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) MCSE
2 1 (2.78%) CISSP
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.78%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (25.00%) ISA Server
2 9 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
3 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
4 5 (13.89%) vSphere
5 2 (5.56%) XenApp
6 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) SCCM
1 9 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (5.56%) SCOM
4 1 (2.78%) Cacti
4 1 (2.78%) Opsview
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (33.33%) VMware
3 10 (27.78%) Cisco
4 9 (25.00%) Citrix
4 9 (25.00%) McAfee
5 5 (13.89%) Symantec
5 5 (13.89%) Veeam
5 5 (13.89%) SolarWinds
5 5 (13.89%) Dell
6 4 (11.11%) HP
7 3 (8.33%) Oracle
8 2 (5.56%) Sun
8 2 (5.56%) IBM
8 2 (5.56%) Veritas
9 1 (2.78%) Apple
9 1 (2.78%) Adobe
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