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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 547 516 531
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +15
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 89 165 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.33% 0.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.57% 4.93% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 82 149 50
Average salary £37,750 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.17% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
WSUS
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 London region.

Systems Management Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3457 3348 2850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.90% 6.67% 6.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2928 2787 2278
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.87% -4.70%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in London

WSUS
Salary Trend in London

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

WSUS Salary Trend in London

WSUS
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSUS across the London region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

WSUS Salary Histogram in London

WSUS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the London region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
City of London +35 17 £35,250 -34.72% 3
Wembley +3 5 £25,000 -16.66%
Croydon +6 1 £60,000 +33.33%
Docklands, London +6 1 £27,500 -26.66%
Hammersmith -3 1 £32,000 - 1
WSUS
England

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 189 (96.92%) Windows
2 145 (74.36%) Active Directory
3 141 (72.31%) Microsoft
4 115 (58.97%) MS Exchange
4 115 (58.97%) VMware
5 100 (51.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 94 (48.21%) DNS
7 83 (42.56%) TCP/IP
8 81 (41.54%) VMware Infrastructure
9 79 (40.51%) DHCP
10 70 (35.90%) LAN
10 70 (35.90%) MS Excel
11 69 (35.38%) MS Office
12 67 (34.36%) Windows 7
13 65 (33.33%) Citrix
14 62 (31.79%) SAN
15 58 (29.74%) SCCM
15 58 (29.74%) Exchange Server 2010
16 56 (28.72%) Windows Server 2012
16 56 (28.72%) Firewall
17 55 (28.21%) WAN
18 54 (27.69%) HP
19 47 (24.10%) SQL
19 47 (24.10%) Finance
20 46 (23.59%) Cisco
21 45 (23.08%) Symantec
21 45 (23.08%) Configuration Management
22 44 (22.56%) SQL Server
23 42 (21.54%) XenServer
24 41 (21.03%) VPN

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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
1 115 (58.97%) MS Exchange
2 58 (29.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (14.36%) SharePoint
4 24 (12.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 24 (12.31%) Tomcat
5 23 (11.79%) IIS
5 23 (11.79%) Apache
6 13 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (6.67%) Lync
6 13 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.54%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.51%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.51%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 70 (35.90%) MS Excel
2 69 (35.38%) MS Office
3 3 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.54%) SAP ERP
1 3 (1.54%) SAP CCM
2 2 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.51%) Eikon
3 1 (0.51%) Front Arena
3 1 (0.51%) Infor CRM
3 1 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.51%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 28 (14.36%) Office 365
2 3 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.51%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 94 (48.21%) DNS
2 83 (42.56%) TCP/IP
3 79 (40.51%) DHCP
4 70 (35.90%) LAN
5 62 (31.79%) SAN
6 56 (28.72%) Firewall
7 55 (28.21%) WAN
8 41 (21.03%) VPN
9 35 (17.95%) iSCSI
10 34 (17.44%) LDAP
11 23 (11.79%) SNMP
12 21 (10.77%) MRTG
13 10 (5.13%) NAS
13 10 (5.13%) Fibre Channel
14 9 (4.62%) Network Security
14 9 (4.62%) IP Telephony
14 9 (4.62%) VLAN
14 9 (4.62%) MPLS
14 9 (4.62%) VoIP
15 8 (4.10%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (22.56%) SQL Server
2 24 (12.31%) MySQL
3 23 (11.79%) MongoDB
4 12 (6.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.56%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (2.56%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.51%) Big Data
8 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.51%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 13 (6.67%) MSI
2 11 (5.64%) InstallShield
3 8 (4.10%) JIRA
4 3 (1.54%) WinDbg
5 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.51%) Subversion
General
1 47 (24.10%) Finance
2 18 (9.23%) Telecoms
3 12 (6.15%) Back Office
4 9 (4.62%) Banking
5 8 (4.10%) Law
6 6 (3.08%) Front Office
7 4 (2.05%) Games
8 3 (1.54%) Advertising
9 2 (1.03%) Marketing
9 2 (1.03%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.03%) Electronics
9 2 (1.03%) Legal
9 2 (1.03%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.03%) French Language
10 1 (0.51%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (23.59%) Analyst
2 39 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 32 (16.41%) Administrator
4 29 (14.87%) Support Analyst
5 28 (14.36%) Systems Administrator
6 21 (10.77%) 2nd Line Support
7 17 (8.72%) Desktop Support
8 16 (8.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 15 (7.69%) Applications Support
9 15 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
10 14 (7.18%) IT Support
10 14 (7.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 13 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
12 12 (6.15%) Desktop Analyst
13 11 (5.64%) Windows Support Engineer
13 11 (5.64%) Desktop Engineer
14 10 (5.13%) Senior Systems Administrator
14 10 (5.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 9 (4.62%) Technical Support
15 9 (4.62%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (10.77%) RabbitMQ
2 20 (10.26%) Software Packaging
3 10 (5.13%) Application Packaging
4 3 (1.54%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (1.03%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 30 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (13.85%) Blackberry
3 26 (13.33%) Data Centre
4 21 (10.77%) Streaming Video
5 18 (9.23%) CESG
6 17 (8.72%) Computer Science
7 13 (6.67%) Hedge funds
8 12 (6.15%) Replication
9 10 (5.13%) Clustering
10 9 (4.62%) Management Information System
11 8 (4.10%) Thin Client
11 8 (4.10%) Fat Client
12 6 (3.08%) EqualLogic
12 6 (3.08%) Enterprise Storage
13 4 (2.05%) PDA
13 4 (2.05%) Equities
13 4 (2.05%) BYOD
14 3 (1.54%) Public Cloud
15 2 (1.03%) DTV
15 2 (1.03%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 189 (96.92%) Windows
2 100 (51.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 67 (34.36%) Windows 7
4 56 (28.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 41 (21.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 37 (18.97%) Linux
7 24 (12.31%) CentOS
8 23 (11.79%) Windows 8
9 19 (9.74%) Windows Vista
10 14 (7.18%) Windows XP
11 9 (4.62%) Mac OS X
12 7 (3.59%) Solaris
13 5 (2.56%) Android
14 2 (1.03%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (1.03%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.51%) UNIX
15 1 (0.51%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (23.08%) Configuration Management
2 36 (18.46%) ITIL
3 33 (16.92%) Performance Tuning
4 29 (14.87%) Time Management
5 24 (12.31%) Load Balancing
6 23 (11.79%) Disaster Recovery
7 21 (10.77%) DRM
8 18 (9.23%) Security Patching
9 17 (8.72%) Asset Management
9 17 (8.72%) Project Management
10 14 (7.18%) Migration
10 14 (7.18%) Patch Management
11 13 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
12 12 (6.15%) Server Building
13 10 (5.13%) Service Management
13 10 (5.13%) Performance Analysis
14 7 (3.59%) Security Hardening
15 6 (3.08%) Change Management
15 6 (3.08%) Data Centre Operations
15 6 (3.08%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 47 (24.10%) SQL
2 36 (18.46%) Perl
3 27 (13.85%) PowerShell
4 24 (12.31%) Java
5 22 (11.28%) Bash Shell
6 12 (6.15%) JavaScript
7 9 (4.62%) VBScript
8 3 (1.54%) VB
9 1 (0.51%) Ruby
9 1 (0.51%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (10.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (8.72%) Degree
3 14 (7.18%) MCSE
4 11 (5.64%) MCITP
5 9 (4.62%) MCP
6 8 (4.10%) CCNA
6 8 (4.10%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (4.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (3.08%) CCNP
8 4 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (2.05%) MCDST
9 3 (1.54%) MOS
9 3 (1.54%) MCTS
9 3 (1.54%) MCSA
10 2 (1.03%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.51%) CEH
11 1 (0.51%) CCA
11 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 145 (74.36%) Active Directory
2 81 (41.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (21.54%) XenServer
4 29 (14.87%) XenApp
5 23 (11.79%) Hyper-V
6 22 (11.28%) vSphere
7 21 (10.77%) VMware ESX
8 14 (7.18%) VMware Workstation
9 13 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
10 10 (5.13%) XenDesktop
11 8 (4.10%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (3.59%) NFS
13 5 (2.56%) ISA Server
13 5 (2.56%) Terminal Services
14 3 (1.54%) Firmware
14 3 (1.54%) MetaFrame
15 2 (1.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 1 (0.51%) Forefront TMG
16 1 (0.51%) BitLocker
16 1 (0.51%) KVM
Systems Management
1 58 (29.74%) SCCM
2 27 (13.85%) Backup Exec
3 23 (11.79%) Nagios
3 23 (11.79%) SELinux
4 21 (10.77%) Icinga
5 19 (9.74%) Norton AntiVirus
6 16 (8.21%) NetBackup
7 11 (5.64%) Unicenter
8 10 (5.13%) SCOM
9 9 (4.62%) ARCserve
10 7 (3.59%) McAfee ePO
11 6 (3.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 5 (2.56%) Casper Suite
12 5 (2.56%) SCVMM
13 3 (1.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 2 (1.03%) SCDPM
14 2 (1.03%) CA Spectrum
15 1 (0.51%) HP SIM
15 1 (0.51%) Puppet
15 1 (0.51%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 141 (72.31%) Microsoft
2 115 (58.97%) VMware
3 65 (33.33%) Citrix
4 54 (27.69%) HP
5 46 (23.59%) Cisco
6 45 (23.08%) Symantec
7 37 (18.97%) Dell
8 31 (15.90%) Red Hat
9 22 (11.28%) NetApp
9 22 (11.28%) SAP
10 21 (10.77%) CA
11 20 (10.26%) McAfee
12 16 (8.21%) EMC
13 15 (7.69%) CommVault
14 14 (7.18%) Juniper
15 12 (6.15%) Oracle
15 12 (6.15%) Veeam
15 12 (6.15%) SolarWinds
16 8 (4.10%) Atlassian
17 7 (3.59%) Mitel
City of London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 5 days ago
Greenwich
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £21000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
MegaNexus Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Modis International - London
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 7 days ago
Hammersmith and Fulham
Modis International - London
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Blue Town Online
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago