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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 241 242 265
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +23
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 12 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.19% 0.27% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.45% 4.58% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 12
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £33,650
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,500 £47,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +16.92%
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
348 437 532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.53% 5.95% 6.81%
Number of salaries quoted 285 341 423
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 £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,200 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +4.70%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Essex +4 5 £42,500 +6.25%
Bedfordshire +17 3 £35,000 -
Suffolk - 3 £27,000 -
Cambridgeshire +8 1 £17,000 -27.65%
WSUS
England

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (96.77%) Windows Server
3 27 (87.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
5 21 (67.74%) Active Directory
6 19 (61.29%) Office 365
7 17 (54.84%) Cisco
8 16 (51.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (51.61%) MS Office
8 16 (51.61%) VMware
9 15 (48.39%) Firewall
10 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (38.71%) MS Exchange
11 12 (38.71%) VPN
12 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (32.26%) Web Filtering
13 10 (32.26%) Kalman Filter
13 10 (32.26%) Internet
13 10 (32.26%) ADSL
13 10 (32.26%) VoIP
13 10 (32.26%) Wireless
13 10 (32.26%) VLAN
14 9 (29.03%) Service Delivery
14 9 (29.03%) EPoS
15 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
16 6 (19.35%) Windows 10
16 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
16 6 (19.35%) Smartphone
16 6 (19.35%) ITIL
17 5 (16.13%) Intel Security

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 12 (38.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (51.61%) MS Office
2 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 19 (61.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (48.39%) Firewall
2 12 (38.71%) VPN
3 10 (32.26%) ADSL
3 10 (32.26%) Internet
3 10 (32.26%) VLAN
3 10 (32.26%) VoIP
3 10 (32.26%) Wireless
4 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
5 5 (16.13%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (16.13%) DHCP
5 5 (16.13%) DNS
5 5 (16.13%) LAN
5 5 (16.13%) WAN
6 2 (6.45%) Junos
6 2 (6.45%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) 3rd Line Support
2 11 (35.48%) Support Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (25.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 6 (19.35%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Desktop Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Desktop Support
4 6 (19.35%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Technical Support
7 3 (9.68%) Technical Support Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Technical Support Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Administrator
8 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) EPoS
2 6 (19.35%) Smartphone
3 5 (16.13%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (96.77%) Windows Server
3 27 (87.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (51.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (19.35%) Windows 10
6 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
7 5 (16.13%) Windows 8
8 4 (12.90%) Linux
9 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (3.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Kalman Filter
1 10 (32.26%) Web Filtering
2 9 (29.03%) Service Delivery
3 6 (19.35%) ITIL
4 3 (9.68%) Application Packaging
4 3 (9.68%) Coaching
4 3 (9.68%) Software Deployment
5 2 (6.45%) Data Protection
5 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.45%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) C
2 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.68%) Shell Script
2 3 (9.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) MCDST
1 2 (6.45%) MCP
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 21 (67.74%) Active Directory
2 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (16.13%) XenApp
4 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) SCCM
2 4 (12.90%) FortiGate
3 3 (9.68%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (6.45%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
2 17 (54.84%) Cisco
3 16 (51.61%) VMware
4 5 (16.13%) Citrix
4 5 (16.13%) Intel Security
5 4 (12.90%) Dell
5 4 (12.90%) Juniper
6 2 (6.45%) Red Hat