The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 82 - 86
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 10 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.11% - 0.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.24% - 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +5.63%
WSUS
South West

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

Systems Management Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
58 67 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.45% 6.50% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 42 52 59
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

WSUS
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

WSUS Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

WSUS
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Cirencester - 6 £34,000 - 1
Cheltenham - 4 £35,000 -
WSUS
South West

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 13 (72.22%) ITIL
2 13 (72.22%) MS Exchange
2 13 (72.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 12 (66.67%) VMware
3 12 (66.67%) vSphere
4 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (61.11%) XenApp
4 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (61.11%) SCCM
4 11 (61.11%) Citrix
5 8 (44.44%) Data Centre
6 7 (38.89%) Citrix Certification
6 7 (38.89%) SAN
6 7 (38.89%) NetApp
6 7 (38.89%) Symantec
6 7 (38.89%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (38.89%) Sophos
6 7 (38.89%) Linux
6 7 (38.89%) MCSE
6 7 (38.89%) MCSA
6 7 (38.89%) MCITP
6 7 (38.89%) NetBackup
6 7 (38.89%) Backup Exec
7 6 (33.33%) Degree
7 6 (33.33%) Mathematics
7 6 (33.33%) SCOM
7 6 (33.33%) SCVMM

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 13 (72.22%) MS Exchange
2 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (33.33%) Lync
3 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) SAN
2 6 (33.33%) DHCP
2 6 (33.33%) DNS
2 6 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
3 5 (27.78%) Firewall
3 5 (27.78%) VPN
4 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Citrix Support
2 5 (27.78%) Wintel Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (16.67%) Citrix Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Citrix Support Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support
6 1 (5.56%) Server Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Server Support
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) COM
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 6 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 3 (16.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (38.89%) Linux
4 6 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 5 (27.78%) Windows 10
6 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 6 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 5 (27.78%) Incident Management
3 5 (27.78%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 2 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (38.89%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (38.89%) MCITP
2 7 (38.89%) MCSA
2 7 (38.89%) MCSE
3 6 (33.33%) Degree
4 5 (27.78%) CCNA
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (27.78%) DV Cleared
4 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
5 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) vSphere
2 11 (61.11%) XenApp
3 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 6 (33.33%) DFS Replication
4 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (22.22%) XenDesktop
6 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (61.11%) SCCM
2 7 (38.89%) Backup Exec
2 7 (38.89%) NetBackup
2 7 (38.89%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 6 (33.33%) SCDPM
3 6 (33.33%) SCOM
3 6 (33.33%) SCOrch
3 6 (33.33%) SCSM
3 6 (33.33%) SCVMM
4 2 (11.11%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (11.11%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 12 (66.67%) VMware
2 11 (61.11%) Citrix
3 7 (38.89%) NetApp
3 7 (38.89%) Sophos
3 7 (38.89%) Symantec
4 2 (11.11%) AppSense
4 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.56%) EMC
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + £6k car allowance, 10% pension etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Life Insurance
Posted: 27 days ago