The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank - 101 -
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - 0.15% -
As % of the Systems Management category - 1.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £33,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,750 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.92%
WSUS
East of England

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

Systems Management Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
77 117 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 6.19% 8.88% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 38 100 47
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,950 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.17%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

WSUS
Salary Trend in Essex

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

WSUS Salary Trend in Essex

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (88.89%) Windows 7
3 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 7 (77.78%) DNS
3 7 (77.78%) VMware
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (66.67%) DHCP
4 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
4 6 (66.67%) SAN
4 6 (66.67%) SCCM
4 6 (66.67%) SCOM
5 5 (55.56%) Clustering
6 3 (33.33%) Firewall
7 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
7 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco
7 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
8 1 (11.11%) LAN
8 1 (11.11%) VoIP
8 1 (11.11%) WAN
8 1 (11.11%) VPN
8 1 (11.11%) ERP
8 1 (11.11%) Linux
8 1 (11.11%) SQL
8 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
8 1 (11.11%) .NET
8 1 (11.11%) MySQL

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) DNS
2 6 (66.67%) SAN
2 6 (66.67%) DHCP
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (11.11%) Internet
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) VoIP
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
1 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
1 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (11.11%) Administrator
1 1 (11.11%) Technical Administrator
1 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Wiki
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (88.89%) Windows 7
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) ERP
1 1 (11.11%) Pay per click
1 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) SCCM
1 6 (66.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Brocade
3 1 (11.11%) Kaspersky
3 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
Brentwood, Essex
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