The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank - 96 92
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 0 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - 0.26% 0.95%
As % of the Systems Management category - 3.53% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 12
Median salary - £27,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -3.89%

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
53 85 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 5.66% 7.38% 12.45%
Number of salaries quoted 40 55 112
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,498 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £80,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing WSUS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 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 Essex region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Office 365
3 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (40.00%) VB
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) IIS
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) ISO 9001
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) XenApp
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (40.00%) SaaS

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (40.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) SonicWALL