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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 589 575 576
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 63 92 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.20% 0.28%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.59% 2.51% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 61 85 119
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
3961 3672 3387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 9.38% 8.11% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3396 3083 2792
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +8.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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 +59 13 £50,000 +53.84% 2
Teddington - 1 £37,500 -
WSUS
England

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 103 (81.75%) Windows
2 89 (70.63%) Active Directory
3 77 (61.11%) VMware
4 73 (57.94%) Windows Server
5 68 (53.97%) Microsoft
6 56 (44.44%) Cisco
6 56 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 53 (42.06%) DNS
8 50 (39.68%) DHCP
8 50 (39.68%) SQL
9 49 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
10 46 (36.51%) TCP/IP
11 43 (34.13%) Linux
12 42 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
13 40 (31.75%) Firewall
14 39 (30.95%) SCCM
15 37 (29.37%) Citrix
16 36 (28.57%) MS Excel
17 34 (26.98%) MS Exchange
17 34 (26.98%) SQL Server
18 32 (25.40%) Finance
19 29 (23.02%) SAN
20 28 (22.22%) Windows 7
21 24 (19.05%) Hyper-V
22 23 (18.25%) MS Office
23 22 (17.46%) SCOM
23 22 (17.46%) Skype for Business
24 20 (15.87%) XenApp
24 20 (15.87%) WAN
24 20 (15.87%) Cisco Certification

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 34 (26.98%) MS Exchange
2 22 (17.46%) Skype for Business
3 18 (14.29%) IIS
4 14 (11.11%) Apache
4 14 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (8.73%) SharePoint
6 10 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (6.35%) nginx
8 7 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (5.56%) Node.js
9 5 (3.97%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (3.97%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.59%) Drupal
11 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.79%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.79%) OpenStack
Applications
1 36 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 23 (18.25%) MS Office
3 5 (3.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (7.14%) Office 365
3 3 (2.38%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.79%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 53 (42.06%) DNS
2 50 (39.68%) DHCP
3 46 (36.51%) TCP/IP
4 40 (31.75%) Firewall
5 29 (23.02%) SAN
6 20 (15.87%) WAN
7 19 (15.08%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (12.70%) LAN
9 13 (10.32%) Cisco PIX
9 13 (10.32%) VPN
10 10 (7.94%) NAS
11 9 (7.14%) Wireless
12 8 (6.35%) Internet
12 8 (6.35%) SNMP
13 7 (5.56%) iSCSI
13 7 (5.56%) MPLS
13 7 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
13 7 (5.56%) VLAN
14 6 (4.76%) IPsec
14 6 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (26.98%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.32%) SQL Server 2014
3 12 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (8.73%) MySQL
5 9 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (5.56%) MongoDB
6 7 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.38%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.59%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.79%) DB2
10 1 (0.79%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (7.14%) JIRA
2 7 (5.56%) TeamCity
3 5 (3.97%) GitLab
3 5 (3.97%) Subversion
3 5 (3.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.17%) InstallShield
4 4 (3.17%) MSI
5 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.79%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.79%) Gradle
6 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.79%) Maven
6 1 (0.79%) Toad
6 1 (0.79%) Vagrant
General
1 32 (25.40%) Finance
2 16 (12.70%) Back Office
3 5 (3.97%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.17%) Publishing
5 1 (0.79%) Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 37 (29.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 26 (20.63%) Support Engineer
3 17 (13.49%) Desktop Support
4 16 (12.70%) Administrator
5 15 (11.90%) Desktop Engineer
5 15 (11.90%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 15 (11.90%) SCCM Engineer
6 13 (10.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 13 (10.32%) Windows Engineer
7 12 (9.52%) Analyst
8 11 (8.73%) Linux Administrator
8 11 (8.73%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (8.73%) Systems Administrator
9 9 (7.14%) Exchange Engineer
9 9 (7.14%) Team Leader
10 8 (6.35%) Server Engineer
10 8 (6.35%) VMware Engineer
10 8 (6.35%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (5.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.11%) .NET
2 8 (6.35%) LAMP
3 7 (5.56%) AngularJS
3 7 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 7 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 7 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
3 7 (5.56%) MSMQ
3 7 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
3 7 (5.56%) RESTful
3 7 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 7 (5.56%) WPF
4 5 (3.97%) Software Packaging
5 3 (2.38%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (0.79%) HTML
6 1 (0.79%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (0.79%) mod_perl
6 1 (0.79%) SOAP
6 1 (0.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 9 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 8 (6.35%) PKI
4 7 (5.56%) Digital Media
5 6 (4.76%) Blackberry
5 6 (4.76%) iPhone
6 5 (3.97%) CESG
6 5 (3.97%) Clustering
6 5 (3.97%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (2.38%) Replication
8 2 (1.59%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.59%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.79%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.79%) Eurex
9 1 (0.79%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 103 (81.75%) Windows
2 73 (57.94%) Windows Server
3 56 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 43 (34.13%) Linux
5 42 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (22.22%) Windows 7
7 14 (11.11%) Solaris
8 13 (10.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (9.52%) Windows 8
10 10 (7.94%) Unix
11 6 (4.76%) Android
11 6 (4.76%) CentOS
11 6 (4.76%) Windows 10
12 5 (3.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (3.97%) SUSE
12 5 (3.97%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 5 (3.97%) Windows XP
13 4 (3.17%) Mac OS
13 4 (3.17%) Windows 2000 Server
13 4 (3.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (12.70%) Service Delivery
2 13 (10.32%) ITIL
3 12 (9.52%) Business Development
3 12 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (9.52%) Project Management
4 9 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (7.14%) Kanban
4 9 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 7 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (5.56%) Dependency Injection
5 7 (5.56%) Multithreading
5 7 (5.56%) MVC
5 7 (5.56%) TDD
5 7 (5.56%) Web Application Development
6 6 (4.76%) Change Management
6 6 (4.76%) High Availability
6 6 (4.76%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 6 (4.76%) Patch Management
6 6 (4.76%) Service Management
7 5 (3.97%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 50 (39.68%) SQL
2 18 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 12 (9.52%) Perl
4 10 (7.94%) Bash Shell
5 8 (6.35%) Java
6 7 (5.56%) C#
6 7 (5.56%) F#
6 7 (5.56%) Ruby
7 6 (4.76%) VBScript
8 2 (1.59%) PHP
9 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (15.87%) CCNA
1 20 (15.87%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (7.14%) DV Cleared
2 9 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 7 (5.56%) Degree
3 7 (5.56%) MCSA
4 5 (3.97%) MCSE
5 3 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.38%) MCDST
5 3 (2.38%) MCTS
6 2 (1.59%) MCP
6 2 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.79%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.76%) SLA
2 2 (1.59%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 89 (70.63%) Active Directory
2 49 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (19.05%) Hyper-V
4 20 (15.87%) XenApp
5 19 (15.08%) vSphere
6 17 (13.49%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (11.11%) Forefront TMG
7 14 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
8 13 (10.32%) Terminal Services
9 8 (6.35%) XenDesktop
10 7 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (5.56%) XenServer
11 4 (3.17%) DFS Replication
12 3 (2.38%) NFS
12 3 (2.38%) Varnish
13 2 (1.59%) ISA Server
13 2 (1.59%) VMware ESX
13 2 (1.59%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.79%) pfSense
14 1 (0.79%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 39 (30.95%) SCCM
2 22 (17.46%) SCOM
3 14 (11.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 14 (11.11%) MOM
4 10 (7.94%) Backup Exec
5 8 (6.35%) Nagios
6 7 (5.56%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 7 (5.56%) Kibana
7 6 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (3.97%) Icinga
8 5 (3.97%) SELinux
9 4 (3.17%) SCOrch
9 4 (3.17%) Windows Intune
10 3 (2.38%) Puppet
11 2 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 2 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (1.59%) Perfmon
11 2 (1.59%) SCVMM
11 2 (1.59%) Webmin
Vendors
1 77 (61.11%) VMware
2 68 (53.97%) Microsoft
3 56 (44.44%) Cisco
4 37 (29.37%) Citrix
5 18 (14.29%) NetApp
6 17 (13.49%) Intel Security
7 13 (10.32%) F5
8 11 (8.73%) HP
8 11 (8.73%) Veeam
9 10 (7.94%) Red Hat
10 9 (7.14%) Oracle
10 9 (7.14%) SolarWinds
11 8 (6.35%) AppSense
11 8 (6.35%) Dell
12 7 (5.56%) Symantec
13 6 (4.76%) Apple
13 6 (4.76%) Avaya
14 5 (3.97%) IBM
14 5 (3.97%) Mitel
15 4 (3.17%) Sophos
East London
VIT
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum Normal business hours 37.5 hrs/week
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Holborn, London
Brightred Resourcing
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago