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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 92 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.78% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 10.39% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £38,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,627
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.08%
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
77 47 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 7.46% 4.91% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 65 44 52
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £23,300 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -1.17%

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 30 June 2015. 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
Cheltenham - 4 £37,000 -
Cirencester - 3 £40,000 -
Gloucester - 3 £37,500 -
WSUS
South West

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) vSphere
2 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) Citrix
2 9 (90.00%) ITIL
3 8 (80.00%) SAN
3 8 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (70.00%) NetBackup
4 7 (70.00%) Backup Exec
4 7 (70.00%) MCITP
4 7 (70.00%) NetApp
4 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (70.00%) Symantec
4 7 (70.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (70.00%) Sophos
4 7 (70.00%) MCSE
4 7 (70.00%) MCSA
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (60.00%) VBScript
5 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
5 6 (60.00%) Zenoss
5 6 (60.00%) XenApp
5 6 (60.00%) WhatsUp Gold
5 6 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (40.00%) CCNA
6 4 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Server Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Server Support
2 3 (30.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Team Leader
2 3 (30.00%) Server Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Services Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Service Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Wintel Support
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Server Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) Line Management
3 2 (20.00%) People Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) VBScript
1 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (70.00%) MCITP
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (70.00%) MCSE
2 7 (70.00%) MCSA
3 4 (40.00%) CCNA
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) vSphere
2 6 (60.00%) XenApp
3 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 7 (70.00%) NetBackup
1 7 (70.00%) Backup Exec
2 6 (60.00%) Zenoss
2 6 (60.00%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (10.00%) NetVault Backup
3 1 (10.00%) SCCM
3 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Citrix
3 7 (70.00%) NetApp
3 7 (70.00%) Symantec
3 7 (70.00%) Sophos
4 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) Dell
5 1 (10.00%) EMC
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco