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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 543 511 528
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +17
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 83 134 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.27% 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.37% 4.01% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 72 121 58
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,200 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -5.63%
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
3507 3340 3040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.96% 6.84% 6.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2957 2754 2499
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,800 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +13 13 £47,500 -12.03%
Hammersmith +4 3 £32,000 - 1
Wembley +3 3 £18,500 -38.33%
Greenford - 2 £29,000 -
Croydon +3 1 £60,000 +33.33%
Feltham - 1 £24,000 -
WSUS
England

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 183 (95.81%) Windows
2 134 (70.16%) Active Directory
3 128 (67.02%) Microsoft
4 108 (56.54%) VMware
5 103 (53.93%) MS Exchange
6 100 (52.36%) DNS
7 94 (49.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 82 (42.93%) DHCP
9 79 (41.36%) Citrix
10 77 (40.31%) TCP/IP
11 70 (36.65%) Finance
12 67 (35.08%) VMware Infrastructure
13 63 (32.98%) SQL
14 62 (32.46%) SCCM
14 62 (32.46%) Windows 7
15 58 (30.37%) Windows Server 2012
15 58 (30.37%) MS Office
16 56 (29.32%) HP
17 54 (28.27%) SAN
17 54 (28.27%) Firewall
18 52 (27.23%) PowerShell
19 51 (26.70%) Exchange Server 2010
20 50 (26.18%) LAN
20 50 (26.18%) MS Excel
21 48 (25.13%) SQL Server
21 48 (25.13%) Cisco
22 37 (19.37%) SharePoint
23 35 (18.32%) Perl
23 35 (18.32%) VPN
23 35 (18.32%) WAN

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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
1 103 (53.93%) MS Exchange
2 51 (26.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 37 (19.37%) SharePoint
4 20 (10.47%) IIS
5 18 (9.42%) Tomcat
6 17 (8.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 15 (7.85%) Apache
8 13 (6.81%) Exchange Server 2003
8 13 (6.81%) Lync
8 13 (6.81%) Exchange Server 2007
9 11 (5.76%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (2.62%) OpenStack
11 3 (1.57%) Confluence
11 3 (1.57%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (1.57%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.52%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 58 (30.37%) MS Office
2 50 (26.18%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.66%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.62%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.09%) Infor CRM
1 4 (2.09%) SAP CCM
1 4 (2.09%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (13.09%) Office 365
2 7 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.05%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.52%) Symantec.cloud
5 1 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 100 (52.36%) DNS
2 82 (42.93%) DHCP
3 77 (40.31%) TCP/IP
4 54 (28.27%) SAN
4 54 (28.27%) Firewall
5 50 (26.18%) LAN
6 35 (18.32%) WAN
6 35 (18.32%) VPN
7 29 (15.18%) LDAP
7 29 (15.18%) iSCSI
8 16 (8.38%) SNMP
9 14 (7.33%) MRTG
10 13 (6.81%) VLAN
11 10 (5.24%) Fibre Channel
11 10 (5.24%) NAS
12 7 (3.66%) MPLS
13 6 (3.14%) Cisco IOS
13 6 (3.14%) VoIP
14 5 (2.62%) SMTP
14 5 (2.62%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (25.13%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.38%) MySQL
3 15 (7.85%) MongoDB
4 13 (6.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (4.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (4.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.62%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.62%) Big Data
7 5 (2.62%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (2.62%) Data Mining
7 5 (2.62%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (2.09%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (9.42%) MSI
2 14 (7.33%) JIRA
3 9 (4.71%) InstallShield
4 5 (2.62%) Subversion
4 5 (2.62%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.52%) WinDbg
General
1 70 (36.65%) Finance
2 13 (6.81%) Back Office
2 13 (6.81%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.24%) Banking
4 8 (4.19%) Law
5 6 (3.14%) Front Office
6 4 (2.09%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.09%) Games
7 2 (1.05%) Legal
8 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.52%) Advertising
8 1 (0.52%) Electronics
8 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (19.37%) Support Engineer
2 35 (18.32%) Administrator
3 31 (16.23%) Analyst
4 26 (13.61%) Systems Administrator
5 17 (8.90%) Applications Support
6 15 (7.85%) Support Analyst
7 14 (7.33%) 2nd Line Support
8 13 (6.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 13 (6.81%) Windows Support Engineer
9 12 (6.28%) Applications Support Engineer
10 11 (5.76%) Systems Engineer
11 10 (5.24%) 3rd Line Support
11 10 (5.24%) Desktop Analyst
12 9 (4.71%) 1st Line Support
12 9 (4.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 9 (4.71%) IT Support
13 8 (4.19%) 1st Line Support Analyst
13 8 (4.19%) Technical Support
13 8 (4.19%) Technical Engineer
13 8 (4.19%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (12.57%) Software Packaging
2 14 (7.33%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (4.19%) Application Packaging
4 7 (3.66%) .NET
5 3 (1.57%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (1.05%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.75%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (12.57%) Computer Science
3 22 (11.52%) Hedge funds
3 22 (11.52%) Data Centre
4 20 (10.47%) Blackberry
5 14 (7.33%) Streaming Video
6 11 (5.76%) CESG
7 10 (5.24%) Management Information System
8 8 (4.19%) Thin Client
8 8 (4.19%) Fat Client
8 8 (4.19%) EqualLogic
9 7 (3.66%) Clustering
10 6 (3.14%) EMC VNX
10 6 (3.14%) HP StoreVirtual
11 5 (2.62%) Private Cloud
11 5 (2.62%) Mobile App
11 5 (2.62%) Replication
11 5 (2.62%) Social Media
11 5 (2.62%) PKI
12 4 (2.09%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 183 (95.81%) Windows
2 94 (49.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 62 (32.46%) Windows 7
4 58 (30.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 35 (18.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 34 (17.80%) Linux
7 17 (8.90%) CentOS
8 16 (8.38%) Windows XP
8 16 (8.38%) Windows 8
9 12 (6.28%) Windows Vista
10 6 (3.14%) Solaris
11 5 (2.62%) Mac OS X
11 5 (2.62%) Android
12 4 (2.09%) Data ONTAP
13 2 (1.05%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (16.23%) Configuration Management
2 23 (12.04%) Performance Tuning
3 22 (11.52%) Time Management
4 20 (10.47%) Project Management
5 18 (9.42%) Disaster Recovery
5 18 (9.42%) Asset Management
5 18 (9.42%) Patch Management
5 18 (9.42%) Security Patching
6 17 (8.90%) ITIL
7 16 (8.38%) Load Balancing
8 14 (7.33%) DRM
8 14 (7.33%) Migration
9 10 (5.24%) Capacity Planning
9 10 (5.24%) Kalman Filter
9 10 (5.24%) Performance Analysis
10 9 (4.71%) Service Management
11 8 (4.19%) Server Building
12 7 (3.66%) Software Distribution
12 7 (3.66%) Change Management
13 6 (3.14%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 63 (32.98%) SQL
2 52 (27.23%) PowerShell
3 35 (18.32%) Perl
4 19 (9.95%) Bash Shell
5 18 (9.42%) Java
6 15 (7.85%) VB
7 12 (6.28%) JavaScript
8 8 (4.19%) VBScript
9 5 (2.62%) Python
9 5 (2.62%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (9.95%) Degree
2 17 (8.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (7.33%) CCNA
3 14 (7.33%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (5.24%) MCSE
4 10 (5.24%) MCITP
5 6 (3.14%) CCNP
6 5 (2.62%) MCP
6 5 (2.62%) CEH
6 5 (2.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (2.09%) MOS
7 4 (2.09%) MCSA
7 4 (2.09%) MCTS
8 1 (0.52%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.52%) MCDST
8 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.52%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.71%) SLA
2 3 (1.57%) QA
3 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 134 (70.16%) Active Directory
2 67 (35.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (17.28%) XenServer
4 26 (13.61%) vSphere
5 24 (12.57%) XenApp
6 22 (11.52%) VMware ESX
7 21 (10.99%) Hyper-V
8 18 (9.42%) Microsoft App-V
9 17 (8.90%) VMware Workstation
10 10 (5.24%) Terminal Services
11 6 (3.14%) XenDesktop
11 6 (3.14%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (2.62%) KVM
13 4 (2.09%) NFS
13 4 (2.09%) Firmware
14 3 (1.57%) MetaFrame
14 3 (1.57%) Forefront TMG
15 2 (1.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 1 (0.52%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 62 (32.46%) SCCM
2 24 (12.57%) Backup Exec
3 18 (9.42%) Nagios
4 15 (7.85%) SELinux
5 14 (7.33%) Icinga
6 13 (6.81%) NetBackup
7 12 (6.28%) Norton AntiVirus
8 11 (5.76%) Unicenter
9 9 (4.71%) ARCserve
10 8 (4.19%) SCOM
11 6 (3.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 5 (2.62%) SCVMM
12 5 (2.62%) Puppet
13 4 (2.09%) McAfee ePO
14 3 (1.57%) CA Spectrum
14 3 (1.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 2 (1.05%) SCDPM
15 2 (1.05%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 2 (1.05%) MOM
16 1 (0.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 128 (67.02%) Microsoft
2 108 (56.54%) VMware
3 79 (41.36%) Citrix
4 56 (29.32%) HP
5 48 (25.13%) Cisco
6 35 (18.32%) Symantec
7 33 (17.28%) Dell
8 26 (13.61%) SAP
9 22 (11.52%) CA
10 21 (10.99%) Red Hat
11 19 (9.95%) NetApp
12 18 (9.42%) McAfee
13 13 (6.81%) Atlassian
13 13 (6.81%) EMC
14 12 (6.28%) SolarWinds
15 11 (5.76%) Juniper
16 9 (4.71%) Avaya
16 9 (4.71%) Oracle
16 9 (4.71%) Veeam
17 8 (4.19%) CommVault
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