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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 106 - 85
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.068% - 0.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.30% - 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £19,400 - £15,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £41,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-20.73% +17.14%
Systems Management Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
77 45 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.25% 3.67% 4.77%
Number of salaries quoted 59 30 34
Average salary £40,500 £50,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.00% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £61,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,125
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +4.67%
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 1 August 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) AppSense
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (50.00%) Fujitsu
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) CMDB
2 1 (50.00%) Wealth Management
2 1 (50.00%) Fiddler
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Fiddler
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Wealth Management
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
1 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) AppSense
2 1 (50.00%) Fujitsu
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec