The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 27 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 4.05% 2.25% -
As % of the Systems Management category 41.18% 40.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Average salary £20,500 £24,025 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.67% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
WSUS
Devon

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

Systems Management Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
17 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 9.83% 5.62% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 1
Average salary £20,500 £29,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.31% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +4.37%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

WSUS
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

WSUS Salary Trend in Exeter

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (88.24%) ITIL
2 15 (88.24%) SCCM
2 15 (88.24%) SCOM
3 14 (82.35%) Problem Management
3 14 (82.35%) MS Excel
3 14 (82.35%) SLA
4 12 (70.59%) CommVault
4 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (70.59%) Nagios
4 12 (70.59%) Backup Exec
4 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (70.59%) Windows 2000 Server
4 12 (70.59%) Bomgar
5 11 (64.71%) Service Delivery
6 5 (29.41%) Blackberry
6 5 (29.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (29.41%) MCSE
6 5 (29.41%) MCP
6 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
7 4 (23.53%) MS Office
8 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
8 3 (17.65%) UNIX
8 3 (17.65%) LAN
8 3 (17.65%) DHCP
8 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
8 3 (17.65%) DNS
8 3 (17.65%) HP

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
1 5 (29.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (82.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (23.53%) MS Office
3 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) LAN
1 3 (17.65%) DHCP
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
1 3 (17.65%) Internet
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Systems Engineer
1 12 (70.59%) Support Engineer
1 12 (70.59%) Systems Support
2 9 (52.94%) Systems Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Server Support
5 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Blackberry
2 3 (17.65%) Clustering
2 3 (17.65%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (70.59%) Windows 2000 Server
3 3 (17.65%) UNIX
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000
4 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) ITIL
2 14 (82.35%) Problem Management
3 11 (64.71%) Service Delivery
4 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (17.65%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (17.65%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) MCP
1 5 (29.41%) MCSE
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (17.65%) CCA
2 3 (17.65%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (82.35%) SLA
2 3 (17.65%) QA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) ISA Server
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
1 3 (17.65%) XenApp
1 3 (17.65%) XenServer
1 3 (17.65%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (88.24%) SCCM
1 15 (88.24%) SCOM
2 12 (70.59%) Nagios
2 12 (70.59%) Backup Exec
3 2 (11.76%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 2 (11.76%) NetBackup
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (70.59%) CommVault
2 12 (70.59%) Bomgar
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) HP
3 3 (17.65%) Dell
3 3 (17.65%) Citrix