The first table below looks at the demand for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 112 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.18% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 3.90% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £31,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Systems Management Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
77 57 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.61% 5.18% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 46 29 42
Average salary £34,000 £42,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.52% -6.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,800 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £62,900
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
WSUS
Scotland

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WSUS across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

WSUS
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WSUS across the Edinburgh region.

WSUS Salary Trend in Edinburgh

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) AppSense
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Application Packaging
2 2 (66.67%) Fujitsu
2 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 2 (66.67%) CMDB
2 2 (66.67%) Fiddler
2 2 (66.67%) SCOM
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
1 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Fiddler
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Application Packaging
2 1 (33.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) CCA
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (66.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) AppSense
2 2 (66.67%) Fujitsu
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec