The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 88 93 77
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 6 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.59% 0.51% 0.51%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.34% 13.64% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 4
Average salary £67,500 £45,000 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +71.42%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
WSUS
South East

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

Systems Management Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
58 44 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.70% 3.74% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 44 34 24
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £49,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

WSUS
Salary Trend in Kent

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

WSUS Salary Trend in Kent

WSUS
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) VBScript
1 6 (100.00%) MS Office
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) AdminStudio
1 6 (100.00%) Wyse
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) XenApp
1 6 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 6 (100.00%) vSphere
1 6 (100.00%) Banking
1 6 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 6 (100.00%) SCCM
2 5 (83.33%) Change Management
2 5 (83.33%) Coaching
2 5 (83.33%) BCP
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) AdminStudio
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Change Management
1 5 (83.33%) Coaching
1 5 (83.33%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) VBScript
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) XenApp
1 6 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 6 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) Wyse
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
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