The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 100 102 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 9 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.80% 0.27% -
As % of the Systems Management category 15.00% 4.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 0
Median salary £35,000 £33,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
60 68 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.31% 6.08% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 47 48 43
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-4.49% +7.22%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region citing WSUS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cirencester - 4 £30,000 -
Cheltenham -8 2 £35,000 -0.70%
WSUS
South West

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
1 19 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 16 (84.21%) vSphere
3 14 (73.68%) Citrix
4 11 (57.89%) XenApp
5 10 (52.63%) MCITP
5 10 (52.63%) NetBackup
5 10 (52.63%) Backup Exec
5 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
5 10 (52.63%) Linux
5 10 (52.63%) MCSE
5 10 (52.63%) MCSA
5 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
5 10 (52.63%) MS Exchange
5 10 (52.63%) Symantec
5 10 (52.63%) Norton AntiVirus
6 9 (47.37%) Firewall
6 9 (47.37%) VPN
6 9 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (47.37%) SCCM
6 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (47.37%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (47.37%) Performance Monitoring
6 9 (47.37%) Windows 10
7 7 (36.84%) Sophos
7 7 (36.84%) ITIL
7 7 (36.84%) CCNA

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 10 (52.63%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) Firewall
1 9 (47.37%) VPN
2 7 (36.84%) SAN
3 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Analyst
3 7 (36.84%) Desktop Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Citrix Support
5 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (15.79%) Citrix Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Citrix Support Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Wintel Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Citrix Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Storage Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support
7 1 (5.26%) IT Support
7 1 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) COM
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Client/Server
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 10 (52.63%) Linux
3 9 (47.37%) Windows 10
3 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Performance Monitoring
1 9 (47.37%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (36.84%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) MCITP
1 10 (52.63%) MCSA
1 10 (52.63%) MCSE
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (36.84%) CCNA
2 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (36.84%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 16 (84.21%) vSphere
2 11 (57.89%) XenApp
3 9 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (21.05%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (52.63%) Backup Exec
1 10 (52.63%) NetBackup
1 10 (52.63%) Norton AntiVirus
2 9 (47.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (73.68%) Citrix
3 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 10 (52.63%) Symantec
4 7 (36.84%) NetApp
4 7 (36.84%) Sophos
5 2 (10.53%) AppSense
5 2 (10.53%) EMC
5 2 (10.53%) IBM