The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 47 63 63
Rank change year-on-year
+16 0
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.26% 0.38% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.09% 3.64% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £27,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.14%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
WSUS
Merseyside

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

Systems Management Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
11 55 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.87% 10.34% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 9 54 14
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

WSUS
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

WSUS Salary Trend in Liverpool

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Market Research
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) PABX
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Patching
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) PABX
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architecture Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Head of IT
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Market Research
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Patching
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) SAP