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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 253 241 222
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -19
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 11 22 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.30% 0.47%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.68% 4.71% 6.64%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 30
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +11.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £24,900 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,500 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
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
410 467 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.84% 6.37% 7.11%
Number of salaries quoted 300 334 350
Average salary £44,000 £43,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.14% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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 +7 6 £30,500 -23.75%
Bedfordshire +1 5 £30,000 - 1
Essex -10 3 £27,500 +10.00% 1
Suffolk -19 1 £27,000 -32.50%
WSUS
England

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 24 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 23 (95.83%) Windows
2 23 (95.83%) Windows Server
3 22 (91.67%) VMware
4 19 (79.17%) Active Directory
5 18 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (66.67%) MS Exchange
6 16 (66.67%) Office 365
7 15 (62.50%) MS Excel
8 14 (58.33%) DNS
9 13 (54.17%) DHCP
10 12 (50.00%) Firewall
11 11 (45.83%) Hyper-V
12 10 (41.67%) Veeam
12 10 (41.67%) PowerShell
12 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (41.67%) SCCM
12 10 (41.67%) LAN
12 10 (41.67%) VBScript
13 9 (37.50%) Dell
13 9 (37.50%) Symantec
13 9 (37.50%) Windows 7
14 8 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
14 8 (33.33%) Citrix
14 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
14 8 (33.33%) Linux
14 8 (33.33%) WAN
14 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
14 8 (33.33%) vSphere
14 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 16 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (25.00%) IIS
3 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (4.17%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 16 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) DNS
2 13 (54.17%) DHCP
3 12 (50.00%) Firewall
4 10 (41.67%) LAN
5 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 8 (33.33%) WAN
6 7 (29.17%) Remote Desktop
6 7 (29.17%) SNMP
6 7 (29.17%) VPN
7 4 (16.67%) SAN
7 4 (16.67%) VPLS
8 3 (12.50%) iSCSI
8 3 (12.50%) NAS
8 3 (12.50%) VLAN
8 3 (12.50%) VoIP
9 2 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (8.33%) FCoE
9 2 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (8.33%) Internet
9 2 (8.33%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) MySQL
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) MS Access
General
1 3 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 5 (20.83%) Support Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Administrator
7 2 (8.33%) IT Support
7 2 (8.33%) Server Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Server Specialist
7 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (8.33%) Windows Server Specialist
7 2 (8.33%) Windows Specialist
8 1 (4.17%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Operational Support Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Operations Support Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) Classic ASP
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Clustering
3 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) EPoS
4 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.17%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (95.83%) Windows
1 23 (95.83%) Windows Server
2 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 8 (33.33%) Linux
5 6 (25.00%) Windows 10
6 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
8 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
8 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (4.17%) Android
9 1 (4.17%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Digital Forensics
1 7 (29.17%) Patch Management
1 7 (29.17%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (8.33%) Data Management
4 2 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.17%) CRM
5 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.17%) ERP
5 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.17%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Security Patching
5 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.17%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) PowerShell
1 10 (41.67%) VBScript
2 6 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) C
3 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) MCITP
2 2 (8.33%) MCP
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (4.17%) MCDST
3 1 (4.17%) MCSA
3 1 (4.17%) MCSE
System Software
1 19 (79.17%) Active Directory
2 18 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (45.83%) Hyper-V
4 8 (33.33%) vSphere
5 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.17%) XenApp
5 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (41.67%) SCCM
2 7 (29.17%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (20.83%) FortiGate
4 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (4.17%) NetVault Backup
4 1 (4.17%) SCDPM
4 1 (4.17%) SCOM
4 1 (4.17%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (91.67%) VMware
3 10 (41.67%) Veeam
4 9 (37.50%) Dell
4 9 (37.50%) Symantec
5 8 (33.33%) Citrix
6 7 (29.17%) SolarWinds
7 6 (25.00%) Juniper
8 5 (20.83%) HP
9 4 (16.67%) Cisco
9 4 (16.67%) Intel Security
9 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
10 2 (8.33%) Apple
10 2 (8.33%) Avaya
10 2 (8.33%) Dell KACE
10 2 (8.33%) Sophos
11 1 (4.17%) Acronis
11 1 (4.17%) AVG
11 1 (4.17%) Sage
11 1 (4.17%) Synology
Bedfordshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago