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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
UK / England
Rank 634 710 660
Rank change year-on-year
+76 -50
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 206 216 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.23% 0.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.08% 2.79% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 181 192 184
Median salary £47,500 £39,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.79% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £58,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.09%

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
6698 7745 7395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.47% 8.19% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5551 6276 5925
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 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 28 February 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 28 February 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 +64 74 £50,000 +11.11% 8
South East +36 59 £50,000 +13.63% 7
North West -2 28 £36,500 +12.30% 4
Yorkshire +39 23 £30,000 -4.41% 2
South West +1 10 £38,500 +10.00% 4
West Midlands +22 6 £35,000 -16.66% 1
East Midlands +7 4 £37,500 +25.00%
East of England +16 2 £35,000 +16.66% 2
WSUS
UK

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 February 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.

1 324 (75.35%) Windows
2 314 (73.02%) Microsoft
3 302 (70.23%) Active Directory
4 234 (54.42%) VMware
5 214 (49.77%) Windows Server
6 175 (40.70%) VMware Infrastructure
7 148 (34.42%) ITIL
8 145 (33.72%) DNS
9 142 (33.02%) Windows Server 2012
10 140 (32.56%) SQL Server
11 125 (29.07%) Windows Server 2008
12 123 (28.60%) SCCM
13 120 (27.91%) MS Exchange
14 116 (26.98%) Citrix
15 112 (26.05%) Cisco
16 108 (25.12%) Firewall
17 103 (23.95%) IIS
18 102 (23.72%) DHCP
18 102 (23.72%) Microsoft Certification
18 102 (23.72%) Microsoft Azure
19 101 (23.49%) PowerShell
20 98 (22.79%) Linux
21 82 (19.07%) Hyper-V
22 80 (18.60%) MCSE
23 77 (17.91%) TCP/IP
24 76 (17.67%) MS Excel
25 75 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
26 74 (17.21%) .NET
27 72 (16.74%) SQL
28 70 (16.28%) C#

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
1 120 (27.91%) MS Exchange
2 103 (23.95%) IIS
3 70 (16.28%) Elasticsearch
4 59 (13.72%) Exchange Server 2010
5 44 (10.23%) SharePoint
6 43 (10.00%) Skype for Business
7 41 (9.53%) Exchange Server 2013
8 15 (3.49%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (1.40%) Apache
9 6 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (1.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.70%) Documentum
12 2 (0.47%) CMS
12 2 (0.47%) IBM Domino
12 2 (0.47%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.23%) Confluence
13 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.23%) SAS
Applications
1 76 (17.67%) MS Excel
2 66 (15.35%) MS Office
3 3 (0.70%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.47%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.23%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.47%) Eikon
3 2 (0.47%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.47%) Workfront
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 102 (23.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (12.79%) Office 365
3 24 (5.58%) SaaS
4 16 (3.72%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (1.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.70%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.70%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.70%) G Suite
8 2 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 2 (0.47%) IaaS
8 2 (0.47%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.23%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 145 (33.72%) DNS
2 108 (25.12%) Firewall
3 102 (23.72%) DHCP
4 77 (17.91%) TCP/IP
5 57 (13.26%) SAN
6 55 (12.79%) WAN
7 52 (12.09%) LAN
8 49 (11.40%) VPN
9 37 (8.60%) VLAN
10 33 (7.67%) Network Security
11 30 (6.98%) Skype
11 30 (6.98%) VoIP
12 24 (5.58%) Cisco ASA
13 20 (4.65%) Internet
14 19 (4.42%) IP Telephony
15 18 (4.19%) Cisco IOS
16 14 (3.26%) NAS
17 12 (2.79%) Cisco Nexus
18 11 (2.56%) SSL
19 10 (2.33%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (32.56%) SQL Server
2 70 (16.28%) MongoDB
2 70 (16.28%) SQL Server 2014
3 24 (5.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (1.63%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.16%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.70%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.70%) MySQL
9 2 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.47%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.23%) DB2
10 1 (0.23%) FileMaker
10 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.23%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 70 (16.28%) TeamCity
2 4 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.70%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.47%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.47%) MSI
5 1 (0.23%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.23%) JIRA
5 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.23%) Vagrant
General
1 69 (16.05%) Finance
2 34 (7.91%) Telecoms
3 19 (4.42%) Back Office
4 11 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 11 (2.56%) Retail
5 10 (2.33%) Marketing
6 6 (1.40%) Banking
7 5 (1.16%) Aerospace
8 4 (0.93%) Electronics
8 4 (0.93%) Legal
9 2 (0.47%) Advertising
9 2 (0.47%) Automotive
9 2 (0.47%) Law
10 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.23%) Games
10 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 92 (21.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 70 (16.28%) .NET Developer
2 70 (16.28%) Developer
2 70 (16.28%) Messaging Developer
3 62 (14.42%) Support Engineer
4 57 (13.26%) Analyst
5 54 (12.56%) Administrator
6 41 (9.53%) 3rd Line Support
7 34 (7.91%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 34 (7.91%) Support Analyst
8 32 (7.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 32 (7.44%) VMware Engineer
9 30 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
10 29 (6.74%) IT Support
11 27 (6.28%) Infrastructure Support
12 25 (5.81%) 2nd Line Support
13 23 (5.35%) Windows Engineer
14 22 (5.12%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
14 22 (5.12%) Systems Engineer
15 21 (4.88%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (17.21%) .NET
2 70 (16.28%) AngularJS
2 70 (16.28%) ASP.NET
2 70 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC
2 70 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 70 (16.28%) ASP.NET Web API
2 70 (16.28%) KnockoutJS
2 70 (16.28%) MSMQ
2 70 (16.28%) Node.js
2 70 (16.28%) RabbitMQ
2 70 (16.28%) RESTful
2 70 (16.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 70 (16.28%) WPF
3 11 (2.56%) Web Services
4 9 (2.09%) LAMP
5 5 (1.16%) HTML
6 4 (0.93%) FIX Protocol
6 4 (0.93%) XML
7 3 (0.70%) COM
8 2 (0.47%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 64 (14.88%) Data Centre
2 43 (10.00%) Clustering
3 24 (5.58%) Management Information System
3 24 (5.58%) PKI
4 20 (4.65%) Driving Licence
5 19 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (4.42%) Enterprise Software
5 19 (4.42%) Replication
6 17 (3.95%) Smartphone
7 15 (3.49%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.86%) Video Conferencing
9 6 (1.40%) Blackberry
10 4 (0.93%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.93%) Eurex
10 4 (0.93%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.70%) Cybercrime
11 3 (0.70%) HP Storage
11 3 (0.70%) HP StoreVirtual
11 3 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (0.70%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 324 (75.35%) Windows
2 214 (49.77%) Windows Server
3 142 (33.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 125 (29.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 98 (22.79%) Linux
6 52 (12.09%) Windows 7
7 51 (11.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 33 (7.67%) Unix
9 32 (7.44%) Windows 10
10 18 (4.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (3.02%) Solaris
12 12 (2.79%) Windows 8
13 10 (2.33%) AIX
14 7 (1.63%) Data ONTAP
14 7 (1.63%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.70%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.70%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.47%) Android
16 2 (0.47%) Windows 2000 Server
17 1 (0.23%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (34.42%) ITIL
2 75 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (16.28%) Dependency Injection
3 70 (16.28%) Kanban
3 70 (16.28%) Multithreading
3 70 (16.28%) MVC
3 70 (16.28%) OO
3 70 (16.28%) TDD
3 70 (16.28%) Web Application Development
4 34 (7.91%) Information Security
5 28 (6.51%) Disaster Recovery
6 26 (6.05%) Service Delivery
7 25 (5.81%) Project Management
7 25 (5.81%) Release Management
8 24 (5.58%) SIEM
9 22 (5.12%) Vulnerability Management
10 21 (4.88%) Change Management
10 21 (4.88%) Line Management
10 21 (4.88%) Service Management
11 20 (4.65%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 101 (23.49%) PowerShell
2 72 (16.74%) SQL
3 70 (16.28%) C#
3 70 (16.28%) F#
3 70 (16.28%) Ruby
4 16 (3.72%) VB
4 16 (3.72%) VBScript
5 11 (2.56%) Shell Script
6 4 (0.93%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.70%) Bash Shell
7 3 (0.70%) Java
8 2 (0.47%) C
8 2 (0.47%) Perl
8 2 (0.47%) PHP
9 1 (0.23%) Google Apps Script
9 1 (0.23%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 102 (23.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 80 (18.60%) MCSE
3 59 (13.72%) MCSA
4 45 (10.47%) Cisco Certification
5 39 (9.07%) CCNA
6 37 (8.60%) Degree
7 29 (6.74%) MCP
8 24 (5.58%) Security Cleared
9 17 (3.95%) GCIH
9 17 (3.95%) MCDST
10 16 (3.72%) DV Cleared
10 16 (3.72%) GIAC
10 16 (3.72%) MCITP
11 9 (2.09%) CCNP
12 7 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 6 (1.40%) Citrix Certification
13 6 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (1.40%) MCTS
13 6 (1.40%) NCDA
13 6 (1.40%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.05%) PCI DSS
2 19 (4.42%) SLA
3 18 (4.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.63%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.70%) SSAE 16
6 2 (0.47%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.23%) COBIT
7 1 (0.23%) COSO
7 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.23%) SAS 70
System Software
1 302 (70.23%) Active Directory
2 175 (40.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 82 (19.07%) Hyper-V
4 65 (15.12%) vSphere
5 58 (13.49%) XenApp
6 47 (10.93%) Terminal Services
7 30 (6.98%) XenDesktop
8 25 (5.81%) VMware ESXi
9 18 (4.19%) Virtual Machines
9 18 (4.19%) VMware Workstation
10 13 (3.02%) Forefront TMG
10 13 (3.02%) VMware ESX
11 8 (1.86%) Microsoft App-V
12 6 (1.40%) Firmware
13 5 (1.16%) Xen
14 4 (0.93%) ISA Server
14 4 (0.93%) Virtual Servers
14 4 (0.93%) VMware Server
15 3 (0.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 123 (28.60%) SCCM
2 70 (16.28%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 70 (16.28%) Kibana
3 48 (11.16%) SCOM
4 23 (5.35%) Backup Exec
4 23 (5.35%) McAfee ePO
4 23 (5.35%) Nessus
5 15 (3.49%) Norton AntiVirus
6 12 (2.79%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (2.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 11 (2.56%) Puppet
7 11 (2.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 10 (2.33%) MOM
8 10 (2.33%) Nagios
9 9 (2.09%) AirWatch
9 9 (2.09%) Failover Clustering
9 9 (2.09%) Microsoft Clustering
9 9 (2.09%) NetBackup
9 9 (2.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 8 (1.86%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 314 (73.02%) Microsoft
2 234 (54.42%) VMware
3 116 (26.98%) Citrix
4 112 (26.05%) Cisco
5 68 (15.81%) HP
6 45 (10.47%) Intel Security
7 42 (9.77%) NetApp
8 32 (7.44%) Dell
9 29 (6.74%) Symantec
10 24 (5.58%) Avaya
10 24 (5.58%) Veeam
11 21 (4.88%) Qualys
12 20 (4.65%) Red Hat
13 14 (3.26%) Forcepoint
14 13 (3.02%) Apple
14 13 (3.02%) Sophos
14 13 (3.02%) TOWER Software
15 12 (2.79%) SonicWALL
16 11 (2.56%) CommVault
16 11 (2.56%) Oracle
South West London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum Competitive+bens+bonus totally negot
Posted: 8 hours ago
South East
83Zero
Salary: From £50000 to £55000 per annum, + Excellent Company Benefits on top
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
83Zero
Salary: From £45000 to £55000 per annum, + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Heywood, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Virtual College
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
Russell King Associates
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum 27 days annual leave, spot bonuses,
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £42k
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Brilliant Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Actavis UK Ltd
Salary: £35k - £40k + bonus + significant benefits package
Posted: 12 days ago
Kingston, Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
360 Resourcing
Salary: £24,000 to £28,000 DOE
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Stanley Davis Group
Salary: From £23,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Harrow
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
South West London
XLN Telecom
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago