The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 499 512 559
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +47
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 139 94 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.17% 3.20% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 127 69 52
Average salary £43,500 £44,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.13% +35.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +29.03%
Systems Management Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3336 2935 2738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.87% 6.63% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2752 2380 2332
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +5.59%
WSUS
England

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014. 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 42 £54,000 +30.12% 1
Bromley - 12 £42,500 -
Wembley - 2 £31,750 -
Hammersmith - 2 - -
Canary Wharf -1 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Harrow - 1 - - 1
WSUS
England

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

1 262 (95.62%) Windows
2 210 (76.64%) Microsoft
3 179 (65.33%) Active Directory
4 171 (62.41%) DNS
5 167 (60.95%) VMware
6 143 (52.19%) VMware Infrastructure
7 136 (49.64%) DHCP
8 121 (44.16%) Windows 7
9 115 (41.97%) Windows Server 2008
10 105 (38.32%) Cisco
10 105 (38.32%) MS Excel
11 102 (37.23%) MS Exchange
12 98 (35.77%) Citrix
13 89 (32.48%) SCCM
14 85 (31.02%) Symantec
15 83 (30.29%) TCP/IP
16 81 (29.56%) PowerShell
17 77 (28.10%) Windows Server 2003
18 76 (27.74%) MS Office
19 75 (27.37%) HP
20 74 (27.01%) LAN
20 74 (27.01%) Clustering
21 70 (25.55%) SQL
22 67 (24.45%) Firewall
23 61 (22.26%) WAN
24 60 (21.90%) Dell
25 59 (21.53%) IIS
25 59 (21.53%) Windows Server 2012
26 55 (20.07%) SAN
27 54 (19.71%) Hyper-V

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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
1 102 (37.23%) MS Exchange
2 59 (21.53%) IIS
3 42 (15.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 30 (10.95%) Exchange Server 2007
5 25 (9.12%) SharePoint
6 20 (7.30%) Exchange Server 2000
6 20 (7.30%) Exchange Server 2013
7 17 (6.20%) Lync
8 15 (5.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 9 (3.28%) Apache
10 5 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (1.09%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (1.09%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.73%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.36%) SAS
Applications
1 105 (38.32%) MS Excel
2 76 (27.74%) MS Office
3 2 (0.73%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (4.38%) Eikon
2 6 (2.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.73%) Front Arena
4 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.92%) Office 365
3 7 (2.55%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.73%) SaaS
5 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 171 (62.41%) DNS
2 136 (49.64%) DHCP
3 83 (30.29%) TCP/IP
4 74 (27.01%) LAN
5 67 (24.45%) Firewall
6 61 (22.26%) WAN
7 55 (20.07%) SAN
8 52 (18.98%) VPN
9 48 (17.52%) SSL
10 42 (15.33%) Wireless
11 28 (10.22%) HTTP
12 26 (9.49%) IPv4
13 24 (8.76%) SNMP
14 20 (7.30%) NAS
14 20 (7.30%) FTP
15 18 (6.57%) PBX
16 14 (5.11%) VoIP
17 13 (4.74%) ADSL
18 12 (4.38%) MPLS
19 10 (3.65%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.84%) MongoDB
2 16 (5.84%) NoSQL
2 16 (5.84%) SQL Server 2008
2 16 (5.84%) Redis
3 15 (5.47%) MySQL
4 14 (5.11%) MariaDB
5 12 (4.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (2.55%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.09%) PowerCenter
8 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 27 (9.85%) MSI
2 8 (2.92%) AdminStudio
General
1 48 (17.52%) Finance
2 18 (6.57%) French Language
3 12 (4.38%) Banking
4 11 (4.01%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.28%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.92%) Back Office
6 8 (2.92%) Publishing
7 7 (2.55%) Advertising
8 5 (1.82%) Spanish Language
9 3 (1.09%) Legal
10 2 (0.73%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.73%) Marketing
11 1 (0.36%) Retail
11 1 (0.36%) Front Office
11 1 (0.36%) Electronics
11 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (14.60%) Analyst
2 35 (12.77%) Administrator
3 33 (12.04%) Support Engineer
4 32 (11.68%) Systems Administrator
5 29 (10.58%) Support Analyst
6 28 (10.22%) Desktop Engineer
7 27 (9.85%) IT Support
8 25 (9.12%) Windows Engineer
9 23 (8.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 22 (8.03%) Systems Engineer
11 20 (7.30%) IT Support Analyst
12 19 (6.93%) 3rd Line Support
13 15 (5.47%) Senior Desktop Engineer
14 11 (4.01%) Technical Support
15 10 (3.65%) Desktop Support
15 10 (3.65%) 2nd Line Support
15 10 (3.65%) VMware Engineer
16 9 (3.28%) Server Engineer
17 8 (2.92%) Migration Engineer
17 8 (2.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.57%) .NET
1 18 (6.57%) Application Packaging
2 16 (5.84%) RabbitMQ
2 16 (5.84%) Software Packaging
3 14 (5.11%) MSMQ
4 9 (3.28%) Web Services
5 7 (2.55%) Rendezvous
6 1 (0.36%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 74 (27.01%) Clustering
2 23 (8.39%) Replication
3 17 (6.20%) Blackberry
4 16 (5.84%) Management Information System
5 14 (5.11%) Hedge funds
6 12 (4.38%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.09%) Equities
8 2 (0.73%) iPhone
8 2 (0.73%) Wiki
8 2 (0.73%) Statistics
9 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.36%) PKI
9 1 (0.36%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.36%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.36%) iPad
9 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.36%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.36%) DTV
9 1 (0.36%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 262 (95.62%) Windows
2 121 (44.16%) Windows 7
3 115 (41.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 77 (28.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 59 (21.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 37 (13.50%) Windows 8
7 32 (11.68%) Windows XP
8 27 (9.85%) Linux
9 23 (8.39%) Windows 2000 Server
10 11 (4.01%) Mac OS X
11 10 (3.65%) Windows Vista
12 6 (2.19%) UNIX
13 4 (1.46%) CentOS
14 2 (0.73%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.73%) Android
15 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.36%) Debian
15 1 (0.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (15.69%) ITIL
2 25 (9.12%) Load Balancing
3 24 (8.76%) Migration
4 23 (8.39%) Service Management
5 20 (7.30%) Change Management
5 20 (7.30%) Disaster Recovery
6 19 (6.93%) Asset Management
7 14 (5.11%) Problem Management
8 11 (4.01%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (4.01%) Project Management
9 10 (3.65%) Configuration Management
9 10 (3.65%) Business Continuity
10 9 (3.28%) Service Delivery
10 9 (3.28%) Security Management
10 9 (3.28%) E-Commerce
11 8 (2.92%) Network Design
11 8 (2.92%) Software Distribution
12 7 (2.55%) SIEM
12 7 (2.55%) Network Management
12 7 (2.55%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 81 (29.56%) PowerShell
2 70 (25.55%) SQL
3 34 (12.41%) VB
4 20 (7.30%) Ruby
5 19 (6.93%) VBScript
6 18 (6.57%) C#
7 8 (2.92%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.82%) PHP
9 2 (0.73%) Java
10 1 (0.36%) PowerHouse
10 1 (0.36%) Perl
10 1 (0.36%) C
Qualifications
1 46 (16.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (14.23%) Degree
3 38 (13.87%) CCNA
3 38 (13.87%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (8.76%) MCSE
5 18 (6.57%) MCSA
6 17 (6.20%) MCTS
7 15 (5.47%) MCITP
8 11 (4.01%) Security Cleared
9 9 (3.28%) MCP
10 7 (2.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 6 (2.19%) HND
11 6 (2.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (2.19%) SC Cleared
12 5 (1.82%) Citrix Certification
12 5 (1.82%) CCNP
13 4 (1.46%) CISSP
14 3 (1.09%) CCEE
14 3 (1.09%) CCAA
14 3 (1.09%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.92%) SLA
2 3 (1.09%) COBIT
3 2 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 179 (65.33%) Active Directory
2 143 (52.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (19.71%) Hyper-V
4 32 (11.68%) vSphere
5 28 (10.22%) XenDesktop
6 26 (9.49%) VMware ESX
7 22 (8.03%) VMware ESXi
7 22 (8.03%) Terminal Services
8 21 (7.66%) XenApp
9 17 (6.20%) Microsoft App-V
10 14 (5.11%) VMware Workstation
11 12 (4.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 6 (2.19%) MetaFrame
13 5 (1.82%) NLBS
13 5 (1.82%) XenServer
14 3 (1.09%) Nmap
15 1 (0.36%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.36%) Forefront TMG
15 1 (0.36%) ProxySG
15 1 (0.36%) Snort
Systems Management
1 89 (32.48%) SCCM
2 41 (14.96%) SCOM
3 34 (12.41%) Backup Exec
4 30 (10.95%) Norton AntiVirus
5 25 (9.12%) NetBackup
6 23 (8.39%) Nagios
7 20 (7.30%) Puppet
8 18 (6.57%) Opscode Chef
9 14 (5.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 8 (2.92%) McAfee ePO
10 8 (2.92%) Cacti
11 4 (1.46%) Tivoli
11 4 (1.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 4 (1.46%) SCOrch
12 3 (1.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 2 (0.73%) SCVMM
13 2 (0.73%) EMC NetWorker
13 2 (0.73%) WMI
13 2 (0.73%) SCSM
13 2 (0.73%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 210 (76.64%) Microsoft
2 167 (60.95%) VMware
3 105 (38.32%) Cisco
4 98 (35.77%) Citrix
5 85 (31.02%) Symantec
6 75 (27.37%) HP
7 60 (21.90%) Dell
8 29 (10.58%) Juniper
9 25 (9.12%) Veeam
10 22 (8.03%) Reuters
10 22 (8.03%) Bloomberg
11 21 (7.66%) AppSense
12 15 (5.47%) McAfee
13 13 (4.74%) Oracle
14 12 (4.38%) Veritas
14 12 (4.38%) Toshiba
15 11 (4.01%) SolarWinds
15 11 (4.01%) Apple
16 10 (3.65%) CQG
16 10 (3.65%) CheckPoint
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