The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank - - 82
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford - - 0.69%
As % of the Systems Management category - - 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -20.73%
WSUS
Surrey

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

Systems Management Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
68 37 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 10.49% 4.86% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 60 32 26
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

WSUS
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

WSUS Salary Trend in Guildford

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Siemens
3 1 (25.00%) Sophos
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) MCSA
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) OpenScape
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Managed Services Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) MobileIron
3 1 (25.00%) Siemens
3 1 (25.00%) Sophos