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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 246 266 245
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -21
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 17 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.22% 0.061% 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.01% 1.02% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 18
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,200 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £34,400 £31,550
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,750 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.92%
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
424 488 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.49% 5.99% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 286 396 339
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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
Hertfordshire - 12 £30,750 -
Bedfordshire +16 4 £35,000 +6.06%
Cambridgeshire +4 1 £23,500 +6.81%
WSUS
England

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 48 (97.96%) Windows
2 46 (93.88%) Microsoft
3 41 (83.67%) Active Directory
4 31 (63.27%) MS Exchange
5 29 (59.18%) MS Office
6 27 (55.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (48.98%) LAN
7 24 (48.98%) WAN
7 24 (48.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 23 (46.94%) MS Excel
8 23 (46.94%) Windows 7
9 19 (38.78%) VMware
10 16 (32.65%) SQL Server
10 16 (32.65%) DNS
11 15 (30.61%) Firewall
11 15 (30.61%) DHCP
11 15 (30.61%) Cisco
11 15 (30.61%) Hyper-V
12 14 (28.57%) TCP/IP
12 14 (28.57%) Blackberry
13 13 (26.53%) MPLS
14 11 (22.45%) DSL
14 11 (22.45%) Disaster Recovery
14 11 (22.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 11 (22.45%) VMware Infrastructure
15 9 (18.37%) SCCM
15 9 (18.37%) SCOM
15 9 (18.37%) SAN
16 8 (16.33%) Citrix
16 8 (16.33%) Application Packaging

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 31 (63.27%) MS Exchange
2 11 (22.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (8.16%) Lync
6 3 (6.12%) Umbraco
7 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 29 (59.18%) MS Office
2 23 (46.94%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Office 365
2 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (48.98%) LAN
1 24 (48.98%) WAN
2 16 (32.65%) DNS
3 15 (30.61%) DHCP
3 15 (30.61%) Firewall
4 14 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 13 (26.53%) MPLS
6 11 (22.45%) DSL
7 9 (18.37%) SAN
8 6 (12.24%) VoIP
9 4 (8.16%) VPN
9 4 (8.16%) BIG-IP
9 4 (8.16%) Network Security
10 3 (6.12%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (6.12%) CTI
11 1 (2.04%) Internet
11 1 (2.04%) HTTP
11 1 (2.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.65%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) MySQL
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (2.04%) Finance
1 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (32.65%) Support Engineer
2 12 (24.49%) Analyst
3 9 (18.37%) Technical Engineer
4 8 (16.33%) Support Analyst
4 8 (16.33%) Technical Support
5 7 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
5 7 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
5 7 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (10.20%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) IT Support
7 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Network Specialist
7 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Administrator
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (4.08%) Team Leader
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.04%) .NET
2 1 (2.04%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 7 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 5 (10.20%) Clustering
4 4 (8.16%) Thin Client
4 4 (8.16%) Fat Client
4 4 (8.16%) HP Storage
4 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.16%) BYOD
5 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.08%) EqualLogic
5 2 (4.08%) Replication
6 1 (2.04%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 48 (97.96%) Windows
2 27 (55.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (48.98%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (46.94%) Windows 7
5 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (8.16%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.08%) Windows Vista
7 2 (4.08%) Linux
7 2 (4.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.45%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (16.33%) Problem Management
3 7 (14.29%) Service Management
3 7 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 7 (14.29%) Software Deployment
3 7 (14.29%) Coaching
4 6 (12.24%) ITIL
4 6 (12.24%) Business Continuity
5 5 (10.20%) Security Patching
6 4 (8.16%) BCP
6 4 (8.16%) Business Continuity Planning
6 4 (8.16%) Performance Management
6 4 (8.16%) ITSM
7 3 (6.12%) CRM
7 3 (6.12%) Data Protection
7 3 (6.12%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (6.12%) Asset Management
7 3 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (6.12%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (6.12%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.29%) C
2 5 (10.20%) SQL
3 2 (4.08%) VBScript
3 2 (4.08%) VB
3 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) MCSE
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (83.67%) Active Directory
2 15 (30.61%) Hyper-V
3 11 (22.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (14.29%) Forefront TMG
4 7 (14.29%) ISA Server
5 4 (8.16%) Xen
5 4 (8.16%) NLBS
6 2 (4.08%) XenApp
7 1 (2.04%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (18.37%) SCCM
1 9 (18.37%) SCOM
2 7 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (6.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (6.12%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.04%) Nagios
4 1 (2.04%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 46 (93.88%) Microsoft
2 19 (38.78%) VMware
3 15 (30.61%) Cisco
4 8 (16.33%) Citrix
5 7 (14.29%) McAfee
6 6 (12.24%) HP
7 5 (10.20%) Dell
7 5 (10.20%) CheckPoint
8 4 (8.16%) EMC
8 4 (8.16%) NetApp
9 3 (6.12%) Symantec
9 3 (6.12%) Oracle
10 2 (4.08%) Veritas
10 2 (4.08%) IBM
10 2 (4.08%) Sun
11 1 (2.04%) Brocade
11 1 (2.04%) LANDesk
11 1 (2.04%) Kaspersky
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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