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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 536 529 531
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 86 105 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.38% 2.98% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 76 95 73
Average salary £48,750 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.87% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,400 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -18.75%
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
3609 3527 3055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 8.18% 7.60% 6.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3097 2924 2537
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

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 August 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 August 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 +12 11 £47,500 -11.62%
Hammersmith +4 2 £32,000 -
Feltham - 2 £24,000 -
Greenford - 2 £29,000 -
Bromley +20 1 £30,000 -29.41%
Wembley +1 1 £18,500 -44.77%
WSUS
England

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 170 (97.70%) Windows
2 132 (75.86%) Microsoft
3 116 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 98 (56.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 91 (52.30%) MS Exchange
5 91 (52.30%) VMware
6 85 (48.85%) DNS
7 79 (45.40%) DHCP
8 75 (43.10%) Finance
9 73 (41.95%) TCP/IP
9 73 (41.95%) Citrix
10 63 (36.21%) SQL
10 63 (36.21%) PowerShell
11 57 (32.76%) VMware Infrastructure
11 57 (32.76%) Windows Server 2012
12 56 (32.18%) Windows 7
13 54 (31.03%) HP
14 50 (28.74%) Exchange Server 2010
15 49 (28.16%) SAN
15 49 (28.16%) SCCM
16 48 (27.59%) MS Office
17 44 (25.29%) Perl
17 44 (25.29%) Firewall
18 42 (24.14%) MS Excel
18 42 (24.14%) LAN
19 40 (22.99%) Cisco
20 36 (20.69%) SharePoint
20 36 (20.69%) Linux
20 36 (20.69%) SQL Server
21 32 (18.39%) VPN

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 91 (52.30%) MS Exchange
2 50 (28.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (20.69%) SharePoint
4 17 (9.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 17 (9.77%) Tomcat
5 15 (8.62%) Apache
6 11 (6.32%) Lync
7 10 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (4.60%) IIS
9 7 (4.02%) SharePoint Server
10 6 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (2.87%) OpenStack
12 3 (1.72%) Confluence
13 1 (0.57%) nginx
13 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.57%) WorkSite
13 1 (0.57%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 48 (27.59%) MS Office
2 42 (24.14%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.45%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.87%) Infor CRM
2 1 (0.57%) SAP CCM
2 1 (0.57%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.20%) Office 365
2 8 (4.60%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.72%) Mimecast
4 2 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.57%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.57%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 85 (48.85%) DNS
2 79 (45.40%) DHCP
3 73 (41.95%) TCP/IP
4 49 (28.16%) SAN
5 44 (25.29%) Firewall
6 42 (24.14%) LAN
7 32 (18.39%) VPN
8 28 (16.09%) WAN
9 21 (12.07%) LDAP
10 20 (11.49%) iSCSI
11 15 (8.62%) SNMP
12 13 (7.47%) MRTG
13 12 (6.90%) VLAN
14 7 (4.02%) NAS
15 6 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
15 6 (3.45%) MPLS
16 5 (2.87%) HTTPS
16 5 (2.87%) VoIP
16 5 (2.87%) FTP
16 5 (2.87%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.20%) MySQL
3 13 (7.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (5.75%) MongoDB
5 9 (5.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (2.87%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.87%) Big Data
6 5 (2.87%) Data Mining
7 4 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (11.49%) MSI
2 19 (10.92%) JIRA
3 10 (5.75%) InstallShield
4 6 (3.45%) Git (software)
5 5 (2.87%) Subversion
6 1 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.57%) WinDbg
6 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
General
1 75 (43.10%) Finance
2 12 (6.90%) Financial Institution
3 9 (5.17%) Back Office
3 9 (5.17%) Banking
4 7 (4.02%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.87%) Law
6 3 (1.72%) Legal
6 3 (1.72%) Front Office
7 1 (0.57%) Advertising
7 1 (0.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (22.99%) Support Engineer
2 35 (20.11%) Administrator
3 26 (14.94%) Systems Administrator
4 22 (12.64%) Analyst
5 21 (12.07%) Applications Support
6 16 (9.20%) Systems Engineer
6 16 (9.20%) Applications Support Engineer
6 16 (9.20%) Windows Support Engineer
7 14 (8.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (6.32%) 2nd Line Support
8 11 (6.32%) Support Analyst
9 9 (5.17%) Desktop Analyst
9 9 (5.17%) IT Support
10 7 (4.02%) Technical Engineer
10 7 (4.02%) Wintel Engineer
10 7 (4.02%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (4.02%) Technical Support
10 7 (4.02%) 1st Line Support
10 7 (4.02%) Technical Support Engineer
10 7 (4.02%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (14.94%) Software Packaging
2 19 (10.92%) .NET
3 8 (4.60%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (2.87%) Application Packaging
5 2 (1.15%) COM
5 2 (1.15%) Web Services
6 1 (0.57%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.57%) mod_perl
6 1 (0.57%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.57%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (16.67%) Hedge funds
3 26 (14.94%) Computer Science
4 18 (10.34%) Blackberry
5 16 (9.20%) Management Information System
6 9 (5.17%) CESG
6 9 (5.17%) PKI
7 8 (4.60%) Streaming Video
7 8 (4.60%) Clustering
8 6 (3.45%) Fat Client
8 6 (3.45%) Thin Client
9 5 (2.87%) Private Cloud
9 5 (2.87%) Data Centre
9 5 (2.87%) HP StoreVirtual
9 5 (2.87%) EqualLogic
9 5 (2.87%) Social Media
9 5 (2.87%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.72%) BYOD
11 2 (1.15%) Public Cloud
11 2 (1.15%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 170 (97.70%) Windows
2 98 (56.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 57 (32.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 56 (32.18%) Windows 7
5 36 (20.69%) Linux
6 21 (12.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (9.77%) CentOS
8 16 (9.20%) Windows XP
9 14 (8.05%) Windows 8
10 10 (5.75%) Windows Vista
11 3 (1.72%) UNIX
11 3 (1.72%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.15%) Android
12 2 (1.15%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (1.15%) Solaris
13 1 (0.57%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.57%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.57%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (12.64%) Configuration Management
2 18 (10.34%) Project Management
2 18 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
3 17 (9.77%) Patch Management
4 16 (9.20%) Security Patching
4 16 (9.20%) Asset Management
5 15 (8.62%) ITIL
6 14 (8.05%) Load Balancing
6 14 (8.05%) Time Management
7 11 (6.32%) Kalman Filter
8 9 (5.17%) Information Assurance
8 9 (5.17%) Change Management
8 9 (5.17%) Migration
9 8 (4.60%) DRM
9 8 (4.60%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (4.02%) Software Distribution
11 6 (3.45%) Change Control
12 5 (2.87%) SIEM
12 5 (2.87%) Low Latency
12 5 (2.87%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 63 (36.21%) SQL
1 63 (36.21%) PowerShell
2 44 (25.29%) Perl
3 25 (14.37%) Bash Shell
4 17 (9.77%) Java
5 15 (8.62%) VB
6 8 (4.60%) VBScript
7 7 (4.02%) Python
7 7 (4.02%) JavaScript
8 5 (2.87%) Ruby
9 1 (0.57%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (12.64%) Degree
2 21 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (9.77%) CCNA
3 17 (9.77%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (5.75%) MCITP
5 8 (4.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (4.02%) MCSE
7 6 (3.45%) CCNP
8 5 (2.87%) MCTS
8 5 (2.87%) CEH
9 3 (1.72%) ACMT
10 2 (1.15%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.15%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.15%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.15%) MCP
11 1 (0.57%) MCSA
11 1 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.57%) MOS
11 1 (0.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.60%) SLA
2 7 (4.02%) QA
System Software
1 116 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 57 (32.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (16.09%) XenServer
4 24 (13.79%) vSphere
5 19 (10.92%) Microsoft App-V
5 19 (10.92%) VMware ESX
6 17 (9.77%) XenApp
7 14 (8.05%) Hyper-V
7 14 (8.05%) VMware Workstation
8 10 (5.75%) Terminal Services
9 9 (5.17%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (4.60%) Firmware
11 6 (3.45%) KVM
12 4 (2.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (1.72%) MetaFrame
13 3 (1.72%) Forefront TMG
14 1 (0.57%) Varnish
14 1 (0.57%) pfSense
14 1 (0.57%) Corosync
14 1 (0.57%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 49 (28.16%) SCCM
2 16 (9.20%) Nagios
3 15 (8.62%) Backup Exec
4 14 (8.05%) SELinux
5 13 (7.47%) Icinga
6 9 (5.17%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (4.02%) ARCserve
7 7 (4.02%) Puppet
8 6 (3.45%) SCOM
9 5 (2.87%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (1.15%) SCDPM
10 2 (1.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (1.15%) SCVMM
10 2 (1.15%) MOM
10 2 (1.15%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.57%) WMI
11 1 (0.57%) BladeLogic
11 1 (0.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 1 (0.57%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 132 (75.86%) Microsoft
2 91 (52.30%) VMware
3 73 (41.95%) Citrix
4 54 (31.03%) HP
5 40 (22.99%) Cisco
6 30 (17.24%) Dell
7 23 (13.22%) SAP
8 18 (10.34%) Red Hat
8 18 (10.34%) Atlassian
9 16 (9.20%) Symantec
10 14 (8.05%) NetApp
11 12 (6.90%) SolarWinds
12 11 (6.32%) McAfee
13 9 (5.17%) Avaya
14 7 (4.02%) Juniper
14 7 (4.02%) CA
14 7 (4.02%) Mitel
14 7 (4.02%) Veeam
14 7 (4.02%) F5
15 6 (3.45%) Apple
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