The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 143 143 127
Rank change year-on-year
0 -16
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 5 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.21% 0.043% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.60% 0.62% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 3
Average salary £30,000 £28,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -30.48%
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.15% -18.75%
WSUS
East of England

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

Systems Management Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
192 161 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 7.98% 6.93% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 162 122 60
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +2.40%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

WSUS
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

WSUS Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

WSUS
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
Watford - 3 £31,500 - 2
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £30,000 -
WSUS
East of England

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (87.50%) MS Office
3 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
4 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (62.50%) Windows 7
5 10 (62.50%) Cisco
5 10 (62.50%) WAN
5 10 (62.50%) LAN
6 9 (56.25%) MS Exchange
6 9 (56.25%) MPLS
7 8 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (43.75%) Blackberry
8 7 (43.75%) DSL
9 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
9 5 (31.25%) VoIP
9 5 (31.25%) DNS
9 5 (31.25%) DHCP
9 5 (31.25%) Dell
9 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
9 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (25.00%) Problem Management
10 4 (25.00%) Citrix
11 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
11 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
11 3 (18.75%) CRM
11 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
11 3 (18.75%) MySQL

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 9 (56.25%) MS Exchange
2 8 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (18.75%) Umbraco
3 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.25%) Apache
4 1 (6.25%) nginx
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (87.50%) MS Office
2 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) WAN
1 10 (62.50%) LAN
2 9 (56.25%) MPLS
3 7 (43.75%) DSL
4 5 (31.25%) VoIP
4 5 (31.25%) DNS
4 5 (31.25%) DHCP
5 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
5 3 (18.75%) Firewall
5 3 (18.75%) Network Security
5 3 (18.75%) CTI
6 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (12.50%) VPN
7 1 (6.25%) SAN
7 1 (6.25%) SSH
7 1 (6.25%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MSI
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) IT Support Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) IT Support
3 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Support
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Blackberry
2 3 (18.75%) Replication
2 3 (18.75%) EqualLogic
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.25%) CCTV
4 1 (6.25%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (62.50%) Windows 7
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Vista
6 1 (6.25%) CentOS
6 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
6 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
3 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (18.75%) Capacity Management
3 3 (18.75%) Line Management
3 3 (18.75%) CRM
3 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
3 3 (18.75%) Service Management
3 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
4 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Security Patching
5 1 (6.25%) Software Deployment
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) VBScript
1 2 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
3 2 (12.50%) XenApp
4 1 (6.25%) vSphere
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) Cacti
2 1 (6.25%) Opsview
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (62.50%) Cisco
3 5 (31.25%) Dell
4 4 (25.00%) Citrix
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle
5 3 (18.75%) VMware
6 2 (12.50%) Sun
6 2 (12.50%) HP
6 2 (12.50%) Veritas
6 2 (12.50%) IBM
7 1 (6.25%) Adobe
7 1 (6.25%) Apple
7 1 (6.25%) Symantec
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
SCC
Salary: From £20,000 to £29,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS & PENSION
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS & PENSION
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago