The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
UK / England
Rank 629 690 679
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -11
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 205 212 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.23% 0.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.07% 2.86% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 186 191 193
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
6679 7420 7272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.49% 7.93% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5515 6099 5882
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing WSUS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in England

WSUS
Salary Trend in England

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

WSUS Salary Trend in England

WSUS
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSUS across the England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

WSUS Salary Histogram in England

WSUS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
London +51 75 £50,000 +17.64% 2
South East +24 51 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Yorkshire +49 26 £30,000 -4.41% 7
North West -7 21 £32,500 - 4
South West +11 11 £36,000 +2.85% 1
West Midlands 0 10 £25,750 -11.20% 1
East Midlands +20 8 £45,000 +63.63%
East of England +16 2 £42,250 +59.43% 1
North East - 1 £37,500 -
WSUS
UK

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 319 (77.43%) Windows
2 291 (70.63%) Microsoft
3 279 (67.72%) Active Directory
4 236 (57.28%) VMware
5 205 (49.76%) Windows Server
6 178 (43.20%) VMware Infrastructure
7 149 (36.17%) ITIL
8 144 (34.95%) SCCM
9 143 (34.71%) Cisco
10 132 (32.04%) DNS
10 132 (32.04%) SQL Server
11 131 (31.80%) Citrix
12 125 (30.34%) Windows Server 2012
13 123 (29.85%) Firewall
14 117 (28.40%) MS Exchange
15 113 (27.43%) Linux
16 107 (25.97%) DHCP
16 107 (25.97%) Windows Server 2008
17 102 (24.76%) Hyper-V
18 101 (24.51%) PowerShell
19 98 (23.79%) Microsoft Certification
20 92 (22.33%) Microsoft Azure
21 87 (21.12%) vSphere
21 87 (21.12%) IIS
22 84 (20.39%) TCP/IP
23 78 (18.93%) MS Office
24 70 (16.99%) MCSE
25 65 (15.78%) MS Excel
25 65 (15.78%) SQL
25 65 (15.78%) HP

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 117 (28.40%) MS Exchange
2 87 (21.12%) IIS
3 58 (14.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 53 (12.86%) Elasticsearch
5 52 (12.62%) Skype for Business
6 47 (11.41%) Exchange Server 2013
7 43 (10.44%) SharePoint
8 11 (2.67%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (1.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (1.46%) Apache
11 4 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (0.73%) Documentum
13 2 (0.49%) CMS
13 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
14 1 (0.24%) IBM Domino
14 1 (0.24%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 78 (18.93%) MS Office
2 65 (15.78%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.97%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.24%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) Eikon
2 1 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 92 (22.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (9.47%) Office 365
3 26 (6.31%) SaaS
4 17 (4.13%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (3.64%) OpenShift
6 5 (1.21%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.97%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 2 (0.49%) G Suite
8 2 (0.49%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.24%) IaaS
9 1 (0.24%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 132 (32.04%) DNS
2 123 (29.85%) Firewall
3 107 (25.97%) DHCP
4 84 (20.39%) TCP/IP
5 63 (15.29%) SAN
6 60 (14.56%) WAN
7 58 (14.08%) VPN
8 54 (13.11%) LAN
9 37 (8.98%) Network Security
10 34 (8.25%) VLAN
11 31 (7.52%) Cisco ASA
12 30 (7.28%) Cisco IOS
12 30 (7.28%) Skype
12 30 (7.28%) VoIP
13 20 (4.85%) Cisco Nexus
14 19 (4.61%) IP Telephony
15 17 (4.13%) Cisco PIX
16 16 (3.88%) NAS
16 16 (3.88%) SSL
17 13 (3.16%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (32.04%) SQL Server
2 57 (13.83%) SQL Server 2014
3 53 (12.86%) MongoDB
4 27 (6.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 26 (6.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (2.18%) Oracle Database
7 8 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (0.97%) MySQL
9 3 (0.73%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.49%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.24%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.24%) FileMaker
11 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.24%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.24%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 53 (12.86%) TeamCity
2 4 (0.97%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.49%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.49%) MSI
3 2 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.24%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.24%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 65 (15.78%) Finance
2 38 (9.22%) Telecoms
3 28 (6.80%) Back Office
4 14 (3.40%) Retail
5 10 (2.43%) Marketing
6 6 (1.46%) Law
6 6 (1.46%) Legal
7 5 (1.21%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.21%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.73%) Automotive
8 3 (0.73%) Banking
9 1 (0.24%) Advertising
9 1 (0.24%) Electronics
9 1 (0.24%) Games
9 1 (0.24%) Local Government
9 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 78 (18.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 70 (16.99%) Support Engineer
3 59 (14.32%) Analyst
4 53 (12.86%) .NET Developer
4 53 (12.86%) Developer
4 53 (12.86%) Messaging Developer
5 45 (10.92%) Administrator
6 37 (8.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 36 (8.74%) 3rd Line Support
8 34 (8.25%) VMware Engineer
9 33 (8.01%) IT Support
9 33 (8.01%) Windows Engineer
10 31 (7.52%) Systems Engineer
11 30 (7.28%) IT Engineer
12 29 (7.04%) Systems Administrator
13 27 (6.55%) IT Support Engineer
13 27 (6.55%) Support Analyst
14 25 (6.07%) 2nd Line Support
15 24 (5.83%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 22 (5.34%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (13.59%) .NET
2 53 (12.86%) AngularJS
2 53 (12.86%) ASP.NET
2 53 (12.86%) ASP.NET MVC
2 53 (12.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 53 (12.86%) ASP.NET Web API
2 53 (12.86%) KnockoutJS
2 53 (12.86%) MSMQ
2 53 (12.86%) Node.js
2 53 (12.86%) RabbitMQ
2 53 (12.86%) RESTful
2 53 (12.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 53 (12.86%) WPF
3 16 (3.88%) Web Services
4 7 (1.70%) JSON
4 7 (1.70%) SOAP
5 6 (1.46%) LAMP
6 5 (1.21%) FIX Protocol
6 5 (1.21%) HTML
7 4 (0.97%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 58 (14.08%) Data Centre
2 43 (10.44%) Clustering
3 28 (6.80%) Management Information System
4 24 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (5.58%) Driving Licence
6 20 (4.85%) Replication
7 18 (4.37%) Computer Science
8 17 (4.13%) PKI
8 17 (4.13%) Smartphone
9 11 (2.67%) Video Conferencing
10 9 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (1.94%) EMC VNX
12 7 (1.70%) Blackberry
12 7 (1.70%) Mathematics
13 5 (1.21%) Eurex
14 3 (0.73%) Cybercrime
14 3 (0.73%) Fat Client
14 3 (0.73%) Hybrid Cloud
14 3 (0.73%) PACS
14 3 (0.73%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 319 (77.43%) Windows
2 205 (49.76%) Windows Server
3 125 (30.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 113 (27.43%) Linux
5 107 (25.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 54 (13.11%) Windows 7
7 45 (10.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 32 (7.77%) Windows 10
9 28 (6.80%) Unix
10 25 (6.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 18 (4.37%) Solaris
12 13 (3.16%) Windows 8
13 9 (2.18%) AIX
14 8 (1.94%) Ubuntu
15 7 (1.70%) Data ONTAP
16 5 (1.21%) Windows XP
17 2 (0.49%) Android
17 2 (0.49%) CentOS
17 2 (0.49%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.49%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (36.17%) ITIL
2 58 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (12.86%) Dependency Injection
3 53 (12.86%) Kanban
3 53 (12.86%) Multithreading
3 53 (12.86%) MVC
3 53 (12.86%) OO
3 53 (12.86%) TDD
3 53 (12.86%) Web Application Development
4 30 (7.28%) Disaster Recovery
5 27 (6.55%) Project Management
6 25 (6.07%) Information Security
6 25 (6.07%) Service Delivery
7 23 (5.58%) Capacity Planning
7 23 (5.58%) Release Management
8 22 (5.34%) Service Management
9 20 (4.85%) Patch Management
9 20 (4.85%) Software Deployment
10 18 (4.37%) SIEM
11 17 (4.13%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 101 (24.51%) PowerShell
2 65 (15.78%) SQL
3 61 (14.81%) Ruby
4 53 (12.86%) C#
4 53 (12.86%) F#
5 21 (5.10%) Python
6 18 (4.37%) Perl
7 17 (4.13%) VB
7 17 (4.13%) VBScript
8 11 (2.67%) Java
9 10 (2.43%) Bash Shell
9 10 (2.43%) Shell Script
10 4 (0.97%) Korn
11 3 (0.73%) C
12 2 (0.49%) PHP
12 2 (0.49%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.24%) Google Apps Script
13 1 (0.24%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 98 (23.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 70 (16.99%) MCSE
3 57 (13.83%) Cisco Certification
3 57 (13.83%) MCSA
4 50 (12.14%) Degree
5 49 (11.89%) CCNA
6 28 (6.80%) Security Cleared
7 27 (6.55%) MCP
8 22 (5.34%) DV Cleared
9 21 (5.10%) ITIL Certification
9 21 (5.10%) MCITP
10 16 (3.88%) MCDST
11 9 (2.18%) CCNP
11 9 (2.18%) MCT
11 9 (2.18%) MCTS
12 7 (1.70%) DBS Check
13 6 (1.46%) MOS
13 6 (1.46%) NCDA
14 5 (1.21%) SC Cleared
14 5 (1.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.83%) SLA
2 23 (5.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.43%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.94%) ISO 9001
4 8 (1.94%) QA
4 8 (1.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (1.70%) HIPAA
6 2 (0.49%) ISO22301
6 2 (0.49%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 279 (67.72%) Active Directory
2 178 (43.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 102 (24.76%) Hyper-V
4 87 (21.12%) vSphere
5 63 (15.29%) XenApp
6 37 (8.98%) Terminal Services
7 32 (7.77%) XenDesktop
8 30 (7.28%) VMware ESXi
9 22 (5.34%) VMware Workstation
10 20 (4.85%) Forefront TMG
11 19 (4.61%) Virtual Machines
12 17 (4.13%) VMware ESX
13 13 (3.16%) Microsoft App-V
14 11 (2.67%) ISA Server
15 8 (1.94%) vCloud
16 6 (1.46%) Firmware
16 6 (1.46%) Xen
17 5 (1.21%) Virtual Servers
18 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 4 (0.97%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 144 (34.95%) SCCM
2 60 (14.56%) Kibana
2 60 (14.56%) SCOM
3 53 (12.86%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 27 (6.55%) McAfee ePO
5 26 (6.31%) Backup Exec
6 19 (4.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 17 (4.13%) MOM
7 17 (4.13%) Norton AntiVirus
8 15 (3.64%) AirWatch
8 15 (3.64%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 13 (3.16%) Puppet
10 12 (2.91%) Nagios
10 12 (2.91%) NetBackup
11 11 (2.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 11 (2.67%) WhatsUp Gold
12 10 (2.43%) Malwarebytes
12 10 (2.43%) Opscode Chef
13 9 (2.18%) Failover Clustering
13 9 (2.18%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 291 (70.63%) Microsoft
2 236 (57.28%) VMware
3 143 (34.71%) Cisco
4 131 (31.80%) Citrix
5 65 (15.78%) HP
6 64 (15.53%) Intel Security
7 39 (9.47%) NetApp
8 37 (8.98%) Red Hat
9 33 (8.01%) Symantec
10 27 (6.55%) Dell
11 23 (5.58%) Avaya
12 20 (4.85%) Qualys
13 19 (4.61%) Veeam
14 18 (4.37%) CommVault
14 18 (4.37%) F5
14 18 (4.37%) Forcepoint
15 13 (3.16%) SolarWinds
16 12 (2.91%) Oracle
17 11 (2.67%) EMC
18 10 (2.43%) Apple
Hull, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Send
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Elliot
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum plus bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hull, Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Hessle, North Humberside
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Stockport
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Bradford
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago