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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 655 689 704
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +15
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 207 266 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.26% 0.24%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.84% 3.48% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 181 234 202
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,400 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,250 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +24.26%
WSUS
UK

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
7293 7633 8284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.54% 7.52% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5889 6290 6685
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £30,194
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £67,500 £72,500
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 2 December 2016.

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 2 December 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
London +17 75 £47,500 +11.76% 5
South East +37 46 £50,000 - 9
Yorkshire +41 20 £31,250 -8.08% 1
South West +20 18 £36,750 -13.52%
North West +4 18 £42,500 +26.86% 4
West Midlands -10 11 £27,000 +8.00% 2
North East - 7 £42,500 -
East Midlands +7 6 £45,000 +25.00% 1
East of England -4 6 £37,500 - 1
WSUS
UK

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 England region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 395 (84.04%) Windows
2 332 (70.64%) Active Directory
3 310 (65.96%) Microsoft
4 274 (58.30%) VMware
5 273 (58.09%) Windows Server
6 221 (47.02%) VMware Infrastructure
7 192 (40.85%) SCCM
8 191 (40.64%) Cisco
9 175 (37.23%) ITIL
10 158 (33.62%) Citrix
11 155 (32.98%) Hyper-V
12 153 (32.55%) DNS
12 153 (32.55%) Linux
13 145 (30.85%) Windows Server 2012
14 142 (30.21%) Firewall
15 135 (28.72%) MS Exchange
16 131 (27.87%) Windows Server 2008
17 128 (27.23%) DHCP
18 117 (24.89%) SQL Server
18 117 (24.89%) PowerShell
19 105 (22.34%) Microsoft Certification
20 101 (21.49%) TCP/IP
21 98 (20.85%) MS Office
22 92 (19.57%) vSphere
23 89 (18.94%) Data Centre
24 86 (18.30%) Intel Security
25 83 (17.66%) Windows 7
26 81 (17.23%) Windows Server 2003
27 77 (16.38%) MS Excel
28 76 (16.17%) VPN

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
1 135 (28.72%) MS Exchange
2 71 (15.11%) IIS
3 53 (11.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 52 (11.06%) Skype for Business
5 43 (9.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 37 (7.87%) SharePoint
7 31 (6.60%) Elasticsearch
8 15 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2007
9 10 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 8 (1.70%) IBM Domino
10 8 (1.70%) IBM Notes
11 5 (1.06%) Apache
12 3 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.43%) CMS
13 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
14 1 (0.21%) Documentum
14 1 (0.21%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 98 (20.85%) MS Office
2 77 (16.38%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.06%) Eikon
2 2 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 75 (15.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (12.13%) Office 365
3 36 (7.66%) SaaS
4 27 (5.74%) OpenShift
5 17 (3.62%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.85%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (0.64%) OneDrive
10 2 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 2 (0.43%) G Suite
11 1 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.21%) IaaS
11 1 (0.21%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 153 (32.55%) DNS
2 142 (30.21%) Firewall
3 128 (27.23%) DHCP
4 101 (21.49%) TCP/IP
5 76 (16.17%) SAN
5 76 (16.17%) VPN
6 66 (14.04%) WAN
7 64 (13.62%) LAN
8 37 (7.87%) Cisco ASA
9 36 (7.66%) Cisco IOS
9 36 (7.66%) Network Security
10 32 (6.81%) VoIP
11 29 (6.17%) VLAN
12 26 (5.53%) Cisco Nexus
13 24 (5.11%) Cisco PIX
14 20 (4.26%) IP Telephony
14 20 (4.26%) Skype
15 19 (4.04%) NAS
16 17 (3.62%) Wireless
17 13 (2.77%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (24.89%) SQL Server
2 32 (6.81%) SQL Server 2014
3 31 (6.60%) MongoDB
4 25 (5.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (4.68%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (2.13%) Oracle Database
6 10 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.64%) MySQL
10 2 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.43%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.43%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.21%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.21%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.21%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.21%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (6.60%) TeamCity
2 5 (1.06%) MSI
3 4 (0.85%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.64%) InstallShield
4 3 (0.64%) JIRA
4 3 (0.64%) WinDbg
5 2 (0.43%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.21%) AdminStudio
6 1 (0.21%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.21%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.21%) Subversion
6 1 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 70 (14.89%) Finance
2 35 (7.45%) Telecoms
3 34 (7.23%) Back Office
4 16 (3.40%) Retail
5 15 (3.19%) Legal
6 9 (1.91%) Law
7 7 (1.49%) Marketing
8 5 (1.06%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.85%) Local Government
10 3 (0.64%) Automotive
10 3 (0.64%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 91 (19.36%) Support Engineer
2 83 (17.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 67 (14.26%) Analyst
4 53 (11.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 52 (11.06%) 3rd Line Support
6 48 (10.21%) Administrator
7 47 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
8 46 (9.79%) Systems Engineer
9 42 (8.94%) IT Support
10 41 (8.72%) VMware Engineer
11 34 (7.23%) Developer
11 34 (7.23%) IT Engineer
12 33 (7.02%) Server Engineer
13 32 (6.81%) Support Analyst
14 31 (6.60%) .NET Developer
14 31 (6.60%) Messaging Developer
15 30 (6.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 28 (5.96%) 2nd Line Support
17 27 (5.74%) Systems Administrator
18 26 (5.53%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (7.02%) .NET
2 31 (6.60%) AngularJS
2 31 (6.60%) ASP.NET
2 31 (6.60%) ASP.NET MVC
2 31 (6.60%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 31 (6.60%) ASP.NET Web API
2 31 (6.60%) KnockoutJS
2 31 (6.60%) MSMQ
2 31 (6.60%) Node.js
2 31 (6.60%) RabbitMQ
2 31 (6.60%) RESTful
2 31 (6.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 31 (6.60%) WPF
3 21 (4.47%) Web Services
4 15 (3.19%) JSON
4 15 (3.19%) SOAP
5 6 (1.28%) FIX Protocol
5 6 (1.28%) HTML
5 6 (1.28%) XML
6 5 (1.06%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 89 (18.94%) Data Centre
2 44 (9.36%) Clustering
3 33 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (7.02%) Management Information System
4 24 (5.11%) Replication
5 23 (4.89%) Driving Licence
6 18 (3.83%) Computer Science
7 16 (3.40%) Smartphone
8 15 (3.19%) Video Conferencing
9 14 (2.98%) EMC VNX
10 9 (1.91%) Blackberry
10 9 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (1.91%) Mathematics
11 8 (1.70%) PKI
12 7 (1.49%) Fat Client
12 7 (1.49%) Thin Client
13 6 (1.28%) Eurex
13 6 (1.28%) User Experience
14 3 (0.64%) Cybercrime
14 3 (0.64%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 395 (84.04%) Windows
2 273 (58.09%) Windows Server
3 153 (32.55%) Linux
4 145 (30.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 131 (27.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 83 (17.66%) Windows 7
7 81 (17.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 46 (9.79%) Windows 10
9 30 (6.38%) Unix
10 28 (5.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 23 (4.89%) Solaris
12 16 (3.40%) Windows 8
13 15 (3.19%) AIX
14 13 (2.77%) Ubuntu
15 8 (1.70%) Data ONTAP
16 6 (1.28%) Mac OS X
17 4 (0.85%) Windows XP
18 3 (0.64%) CentOS
19 2 (0.43%) Android
19 2 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (37.23%) ITIL
2 41 (8.72%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (7.87%) Project Management
3 37 (7.87%) Service Management
4 34 (7.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 33 (7.02%) Capacity Planning
6 31 (6.60%) Dependency Injection
6 31 (6.60%) Kanban
6 31 (6.60%) Multithreading
6 31 (6.60%) MVC
6 31 (6.60%) OO
6 31 (6.60%) Service Delivery
6 31 (6.60%) TDD
6 31 (6.60%) Web Application Development
7 30 (6.38%) Patch Management
8 25 (5.32%) Information Security
9 24 (5.11%) Business Development
9 24 (5.11%) Software Deployment
10 23 (4.89%) Application Virtualisation
11 22 (4.68%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 117 (24.89%) PowerShell
2 64 (13.62%) SQL
3 44 (9.36%) Ruby
4 36 (7.66%) VBScript
5 35 (7.45%) Python
6 33 (7.02%) Perl
7 31 (6.60%) C#
7 31 (6.60%) F#
8 20 (4.26%) Bash Shell
9 14 (2.98%) Java
10 9 (1.91%) Shell Script
10 9 (1.91%) VB
11 5 (1.06%) C
12 4 (0.85%) Korn
13 1 (0.21%) Google Apps Script
13 1 (0.21%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.21%) PHP
13 1 (0.21%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 105 (22.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 72 (15.32%) MCSE
3 70 (14.89%) Cisco Certification
4 65 (13.83%) Degree
5 59 (12.55%) CCNA
5 59 (12.55%) MCSA
6 49 (10.43%) Security Cleared
7 39 (8.30%) ITIL Certification
8 34 (7.23%) DV Cleared
9 30 (6.38%) MCITP
10 24 (5.11%) MCP
11 17 (3.62%) SC Cleared
12 15 (3.19%) MCDST
13 13 (2.77%) MCTS
14 12 (2.55%) CCNP
15 9 (1.91%) MCT
16 8 (1.70%) NCDA
17 7 (1.49%) CISSP
17 7 (1.49%) MOS
18 6 (1.28%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (10.21%) SLA
2 21 (4.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (3.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 15 (3.19%) HIPAA
5 12 (2.55%) QA
6 8 (1.70%) PCI DSS
7 7 (1.49%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.43%) SSAE 16
9 1 (0.21%) ISO22301
System Software
1 332 (70.64%) Active Directory
2 221 (47.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 155 (32.98%) Hyper-V
4 92 (19.57%) vSphere
5 67 (14.26%) XenApp
6 38 (8.09%) VMware ESXi
7 37 (7.87%) Terminal Services
8 32 (6.81%) VMware ESX
9 28 (5.96%) VMware Workstation
10 27 (5.74%) Forefront TMG
11 26 (5.53%) Virtual Machines
12 25 (5.32%) Microsoft App-V
13 20 (4.26%) XenDesktop
14 17 (3.62%) ISA Server
15 16 (3.40%) Virtual Desktop
16 13 (2.77%) vCloud
17 8 (1.70%) Terminal Server
18 6 (1.28%) Firmware
18 6 (1.28%) Xen
19 5 (1.06%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 192 (40.85%) SCCM
2 68 (14.47%) SCOM
3 46 (9.79%) Kibana
4 39 (8.30%) McAfee ePO
5 31 (6.60%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 30 (6.38%) Backup Exec
7 28 (5.96%) AirWatch
8 27 (5.74%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 26 (5.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 24 (5.11%) MOM
11 21 (4.47%) Norton AntiVirus
12 15 (3.19%) NetBackup
12 15 (3.19%) Puppet
12 15 (3.19%) WMI
13 14 (2.98%) WhatsUp Gold
14 13 (2.77%) Malwarebytes
15 12 (2.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 11 (2.34%) Nagios
16 11 (2.34%) Opscode Chef
17 10 (2.13%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 310 (65.96%) Microsoft
2 274 (58.30%) VMware
3 191 (40.64%) Cisco
4 158 (33.62%) Citrix
5 86 (18.30%) Intel Security
6 72 (15.32%) HP
7 46 (9.79%) Red Hat
8 45 (9.57%) Symantec
9 41 (8.72%) NetApp
10 34 (7.23%) Dell
11 31 (6.60%) Qualys
12 30 (6.38%) CommVault
13 26 (5.53%) F5
14 25 (5.32%) EMC
15 23 (4.89%) Forcepoint
16 21 (4.47%) Avaya
17 18 (3.83%) IBM
17 18 (3.83%) ServiceNow
18 15 (3.19%) Veeam
19 13 (2.77%) Splunk
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Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £50k - 55k per year + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £26000 per annum + 1,200 DV Allowance
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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