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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 235 253 267
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +14
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 16 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.25% 0.25% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.58% 4.05% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 11
Median salary £31,250 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
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
349 469 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.36% 6.20% 6.79%
Number of salaries quoted 282 328 452
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing WSUS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Suffolk - 7 £27,000 -
Essex +3 5 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Bedfordshire +21 3 £35,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +9 1 £17,000 -27.65%
WSUS
England

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing WSUS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (97.67%) Windows Server
3 39 (90.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (81.40%) Microsoft
5 31 (72.09%) Office 365
6 28 (65.12%) VMware
7 27 (62.79%) Firewall
8 26 (60.47%) VMware Infrastructure
9 24 (55.81%) Active Directory
9 24 (55.81%) Cisco
10 21 (48.84%) VPN
10 21 (48.84%) MS Exchange
11 19 (44.19%) MS Office
11 19 (44.19%) Windows Server 2003
12 15 (34.88%) Windows 7
12 15 (34.88%) Windows 10
13 14 (32.56%) LAN
13 14 (32.56%) WAN
14 13 (30.23%) VoIP
14 13 (30.23%) ADSL
14 13 (30.23%) Internet
14 13 (30.23%) Juniper
14 13 (30.23%) Dell
14 13 (30.23%) Wireless
14 13 (30.23%) VLAN
14 13 (30.23%) Kalman Filter
14 13 (30.23%) FortiGate
14 13 (30.23%) Hyper-V
14 13 (30.23%) Web Filtering
15 12 (27.91%) Service Delivery

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (48.84%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (44.19%) MS Office
2 10 (23.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 31 (72.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (62.79%) Firewall
2 21 (48.84%) VPN
3 14 (32.56%) LAN
3 14 (32.56%) WAN
4 13 (30.23%) ADSL
4 13 (30.23%) Internet
4 13 (30.23%) VLAN
4 13 (30.23%) VoIP
4 13 (30.23%) Wireless
5 8 (18.60%) TCP/IP
5 8 (18.60%) VPLS
6 6 (13.95%) Junos
7 5 (11.63%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (11.63%) DHCP
7 5 (11.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (11.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (58.14%) 3rd Line Support
2 16 (37.21%) Support Engineer
3 13 (30.23%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 11 (25.58%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 11 (25.58%) 2nd Line Support
4 11 (25.58%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 9 (20.93%) Analyst
6 7 (16.28%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (16.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 7 (16.28%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (13.95%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 6 (13.95%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
7 6 (13.95%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
7 6 (13.95%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 6 (13.95%) Desktop Engineer
7 6 (13.95%) Desktop Support
7 6 (13.95%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 6 (13.95%) Operational Support Analyst
7 6 (13.95%) Operations Analyst
7 6 (13.95%) Operations Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) EPoS
2 9 (20.93%) Mathematics
3 6 (13.95%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (97.67%) Windows Server
3 39 (90.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (44.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (34.88%) Windows 10
5 15 (34.88%) Windows 7
6 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (23.26%) Linux
8 8 (18.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (11.63%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Kalman Filter
1 13 (30.23%) Web Filtering
2 12 (27.91%) Service Delivery
3 10 (23.26%) ITIL
4 6 (13.95%) Data Protection
4 6 (13.95%) Incident Management
4 6 (13.95%) Security Patching
5 3 (6.98%) Application Packaging
5 3 (6.98%) Coaching
5 3 (6.98%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.93%) C
2 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.98%) Shell Script
2 3 (6.98%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) MCDST
1 6 (13.95%) MCP
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 26 (60.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (55.81%) Active Directory
3 13 (30.23%) Hyper-V
4 5 (11.63%) XenApp
5 2 (4.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (30.23%) FortiGate
2 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 6 (13.95%) SCDPM
3 5 (11.63%) SCCM
4 3 (6.98%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 35 (81.40%) Microsoft
2 28 (65.12%) VMware
3 24 (55.81%) Cisco
4 13 (30.23%) Dell
4 13 (30.23%) Juniper
5 11 (25.58%) Intel Security
6 8 (18.60%) Red Hat
7 5 (11.63%) Citrix
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