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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 516 503 522
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +19
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 108 112 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.26% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.53% 3.82% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 77 100 78
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,950 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £59,700 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,250 £35,000 £36,834
% change year-on-year
+6.42% -4.97%
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
3062 2934 2578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.39% 6.86% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2561 2396 2149
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -15 18 £34,750 -26.84% 2
Croydon - 2 £46,250 -
Romford - 1 £32,500 - 1
Wembley - 1 £37,500 -
Docklands, London - 1 £38,500 -
WSUS
England

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 178 (96.74%) Windows
2 124 (67.39%) Microsoft
3 122 (66.30%) Active Directory
4 117 (63.59%) VMware
5 103 (55.98%) VMware Infrastructure
6 96 (52.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 93 (50.54%) MS Exchange
8 74 (40.22%) DNS
9 72 (39.13%) LAN
10 70 (38.04%) Windows 7
11 69 (37.50%) WAN
11 69 (37.50%) MS Excel
12 68 (36.96%) DHCP
12 68 (36.96%) SAN
13 64 (34.78%) TCP/IP
14 63 (34.24%) Windows Server 2003
15 62 (33.70%) ITIL
16 61 (33.15%) MS Office
17 55 (29.89%) Exchange Server 2010
18 53 (28.80%) Linux
18 53 (28.80%) Citrix
19 48 (26.09%) VPN
20 46 (25.00%) Cisco
20 46 (25.00%) Firewall
20 46 (25.00%) SCCM
21 45 (24.46%) Symantec
22 43 (23.37%) Configuration Management
22 43 (23.37%) iSCSI
23 39 (21.20%) Red Hat
24 38 (20.65%) Microsoft Certification

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 93 (50.54%) MS Exchange
2 55 (29.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (14.67%) IIS
3 27 (14.67%) Apache
3 27 (14.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 25 (13.59%) Tomcat
5 15 (8.15%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (5.98%) Lync
6 11 (5.98%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.09%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.54%) Drupal
9 1 (0.54%) Confluence
9 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 69 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 61 (33.15%) MS Office
3 2 (1.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.63%) Front Arena
1 3 (1.63%) Eikon
2 2 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.54%) Line 50
3 1 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.52%) Office 365
2 3 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (40.22%) DNS
2 72 (39.13%) LAN
3 69 (37.50%) WAN
4 68 (36.96%) DHCP
4 68 (36.96%) SAN
5 64 (34.78%) TCP/IP
6 48 (26.09%) VPN
7 46 (25.00%) Firewall
8 43 (23.37%) iSCSI
9 38 (20.65%) LDAP
10 25 (13.59%) SNMP
11 21 (11.41%) MRTG
12 16 (8.70%) NAS
13 15 (8.15%) Fibre Channel
14 13 (7.07%) SMTP
14 13 (7.07%) VoIP
15 11 (5.98%) Wireless
16 10 (5.43%) SSL
16 10 (5.43%) IP Telephony
17 9 (4.89%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 26 (14.13%) MongoDB
3 25 (13.59%) MySQL
4 11 (5.98%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.72%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.54%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (3.26%) AdminStudio
2 2 (1.09%) WinDbg
2 2 (1.09%) MSI
2 2 (1.09%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.54%) JIRA
3 1 (0.54%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 23 (12.50%) Finance
2 17 (9.24%) Telecoms
3 14 (7.61%) Banking
4 13 (7.07%) Advertising
5 9 (4.89%) Back Office
6 7 (3.80%) Marketing
6 7 (3.80%) French Language
7 3 (1.63%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.09%) Electronics
8 2 (1.09%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.54%) Billing
9 1 (0.54%) Local Government
9 1 (0.54%) Front Office
9 1 (0.54%) Publishing
9 1 (0.54%) Law
9 1 (0.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 41 (22.28%) Analyst
2 31 (16.85%) Support Engineer
3 30 (16.30%) Systems Engineer
4 24 (13.04%) Support Analyst
5 21 (11.41%) Desktop Support
6 18 (9.78%) Administrator
7 17 (9.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 17 (9.24%) Systems Administrator
8 16 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 15 (8.15%) 2nd Line Support
9 15 (8.15%) Desktop Engineer
10 14 (7.61%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 14 (7.61%) IT Support
11 13 (7.07%) 3rd Line Support
12 11 (5.98%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 11 (5.98%) Systems Manager
12 11 (5.98%) IT Support Analyst
13 9 (4.89%) Senior Systems Administrator
14 8 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 8 (4.35%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.78%) RabbitMQ
2 12 (6.52%) Application Packaging
3 2 (1.09%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.54%) COM
4 1 (0.54%) Web Services
4 1 (0.54%) .NET
4 1 (0.54%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (13.59%) Blackberry
3 20 (10.87%) Replication
4 18 (9.78%) Streaming Video
4 18 (9.78%) CESG
5 15 (8.15%) Clustering
6 12 (6.52%) Enterprise Storage
7 10 (5.43%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.72%) EqualLogic
9 4 (2.17%) PDA
9 4 (2.17%) Equities
10 3 (1.63%) Tandem
10 3 (1.63%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (1.63%) Visualisation
10 3 (1.63%) Hedge funds
10 3 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (1.09%) iPad
11 2 (1.09%) iPhone
11 2 (1.09%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 178 (96.74%) Windows
2 96 (52.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 70 (38.04%) Windows 7
4 63 (34.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 53 (28.80%) Linux
6 33 (17.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (15.76%) Windows 8
8 25 (13.59%) CentOS
9 15 (8.15%) Solaris
10 13 (7.07%) Windows Vista
11 9 (4.89%) Mac OS X
12 8 (4.35%) Windows XP
13 7 (3.80%) Android
14 4 (2.17%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (1.09%) Apple iOS
15 2 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (1.09%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (1.09%) UNIX
16 1 (0.54%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (33.70%) ITIL
2 43 (23.37%) Configuration Management
3 30 (16.30%) Disaster Recovery
4 28 (15.22%) Performance Tuning
5 25 (13.59%) Load Balancing
6 24 (13.04%) Time Management
7 18 (9.78%) DRM
8 16 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
9 14 (7.61%) Service Management
10 12 (6.52%) Business Continuity
11 9 (4.89%) Change Management
11 9 (4.89%) Migration
11 9 (4.89%) Asset Management
12 7 (3.80%) Information Security
12 7 (3.80%) Risk Analysis
13 6 (3.26%) Logistics
14 5 (2.72%) Software Distribution
15 4 (2.17%) Release Management
15 4 (2.17%) Project Management
15 4 (2.17%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (13.59%) Java
2 23 (12.50%) Perl
3 22 (11.96%) SQL
3 22 (11.96%) Bash Shell
4 16 (8.70%) PowerShell
5 5 (2.72%) VBScript
5 5 (2.72%) VB
6 1 (0.54%) Python
6 1 (0.54%) C#
6 1 (0.54%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 38 (20.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (11.41%) MCSE
3 15 (8.15%) Degree
4 12 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (6.52%) CCNA
5 11 (5.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (5.98%) MCP
6 9 (4.89%) MCTS
6 9 (4.89%) MCITP
7 6 (3.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 6 (3.26%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (3.26%) MCSA
8 4 (2.17%) MCDST
9 3 (1.63%) CISA
9 3 (1.63%) CISM
9 3 (1.63%) CISSP
10 1 (0.54%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.54%) CCNP
10 1 (0.54%) HND
10 1 (0.54%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.70%) SLA
2 3 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.63%) COBIT
3 1 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 122 (66.30%) Active Directory
2 103 (55.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (19.02%) Hyper-V
4 32 (17.39%) XenApp
5 31 (16.85%) vSphere
6 29 (15.76%) XenServer
7 19 (10.33%) VMware ESX
8 18 (9.78%) XenDesktop
9 12 (6.52%) NFS
10 11 (5.98%) VMware ESXi
10 11 (5.98%) VMware Workstation
11 8 (4.35%) ISA Server
12 6 (3.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 4 (2.17%) DFS Replication
13 4 (2.17%) Firmware
14 3 (1.63%) Nmap
14 3 (1.63%) Microsoft App-V
15 2 (1.09%) Terminal Services
15 2 (1.09%) Snort
16 1 (0.54%) Samba
Systems Management
1 46 (25.00%) SCCM
2 24 (13.04%) NetBackup
2 24 (13.04%) SELinux
3 22 (11.96%) Nagios
4 21 (11.41%) Icinga
5 19 (10.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 19 (10.33%) McAfee ePO
6 18 (9.78%) Backup Exec
7 9 (4.89%) SCOM
8 5 (2.72%) Casper Suite
9 4 (2.17%) Unicenter
10 3 (1.63%) Nessus
10 3 (1.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 2 (1.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 2 (1.09%) SCVMM
11 2 (1.09%) WMI
11 2 (1.09%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.54%) OpenView
12 1 (0.54%) SolarWinds Orion
12 1 (0.54%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 124 (67.39%) Microsoft
2 117 (63.59%) VMware
3 53 (28.80%) Citrix
4 46 (25.00%) Cisco
5 45 (24.46%) Symantec
6 39 (21.20%) Red Hat
7 34 (18.48%) HP
8 28 (15.22%) Dell
9 25 (13.59%) NetApp
10 22 (11.96%) McAfee
11 18 (9.78%) CommVault
12 16 (8.70%) Juniper
13 15 (8.15%) EMC
13 15 (8.15%) Oracle
13 15 (8.15%) Sophos
14 13 (7.07%) LANDesk
15 8 (4.35%) SolarWinds
16 7 (3.80%) Apple
16 7 (3.80%) CA
17 6 (3.26%) Reuters
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