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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 85 - 94
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.17% - 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.92% - 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £60,000 - £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £41,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-20.73% +17.14%
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
104 45 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 9.05% 4.10% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 84 31 70
Average salary £40,000 £40,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.84% +16.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £30,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester - 1 £60,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 - -
WSUS
East of England

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) iPhone
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) SaaS
4 1 (25.00%) Lync
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) Process Management
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Advertising
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Avaya

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (25.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Process Management
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) McAfee