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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 539 526 515
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -11
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 95 135 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.72% 4.15% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 88 116 69
Average salary £33,750 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
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
3494 3255 2794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.83% 6.69% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2947 2688 2246
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +20 17 £32,500 -27.77%
Wembley - 5 £25,000 - 1
Feltham - 4 £30,000 -
Docklands, London -5 1 £27,500 -26.66%
WSUS
England

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 198 (96.59%) Windows
2 151 (73.66%) Microsoft
3 145 (70.73%) Active Directory
4 124 (60.49%) VMware
5 121 (59.02%) MS Exchange
6 102 (49.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 91 (44.39%) VMware Infrastructure
8 90 (43.90%) DNS
9 85 (41.46%) TCP/IP
10 76 (37.07%) DHCP
11 75 (36.59%) MS Excel
12 73 (35.61%) MS Office
12 73 (35.61%) LAN
12 73 (35.61%) SAN
13 69 (33.66%) Exchange Server 2010
14 68 (33.17%) Windows 7
14 68 (33.17%) Citrix
15 61 (29.76%) Firewall
15 61 (29.76%) SCCM
16 59 (28.78%) WAN
17 54 (26.34%) HP
18 52 (25.37%) Windows Server 2012
19 50 (24.39%) Configuration Management
20 48 (23.41%) Symantec
20 48 (23.41%) Windows Server 2003
21 47 (22.93%) XenServer
22 46 (22.44%) SQL Server
22 46 (22.44%) Linux
23 45 (21.95%) VPN
24 44 (21.46%) Finance

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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
1 121 (59.02%) MS Exchange
2 69 (33.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (14.63%) Tomcat
4 28 (13.66%) Apache
5 26 (12.68%) IIS
6 24 (11.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 22 (10.73%) SharePoint
8 14 (6.83%) Exchange Server 2007
9 13 (6.34%) Exchange Server 2003
10 11 (5.37%) Lync
11 7 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (1.46%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.49%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 75 (36.59%) MS Excel
2 73 (35.61%) MS Office
3 3 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.46%) Front Arena
1 3 (1.46%) SAP CCM
1 3 (1.46%) SAP ERP
1 3 (1.46%) Eikon
2 2 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.49%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 24 (11.71%) Office 365
2 3 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.49%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 90 (43.90%) DNS
2 85 (41.46%) TCP/IP
3 76 (37.07%) DHCP
4 73 (35.61%) LAN
4 73 (35.61%) SAN
5 61 (29.76%) Firewall
6 59 (28.78%) WAN
7 45 (21.95%) VPN
8 42 (20.49%) iSCSI
9 40 (19.51%) LDAP
10 29 (14.15%) SNMP
11 24 (11.71%) MRTG
12 12 (5.85%) NAS
13 11 (5.37%) Fibre Channel
14 10 (4.88%) IP Telephony
15 9 (4.39%) SMTP
15 9 (4.39%) VoIP
16 8 (3.90%) Network Security
16 8 (3.90%) Wireless
17 7 (3.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (22.44%) SQL Server
2 30 (14.63%) MySQL
3 29 (14.15%) MongoDB
4 13 (6.34%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (2.93%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (2.93%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.44%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.49%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (4.88%) MSI
2 9 (4.39%) InstallShield
3 3 (1.46%) JIRA
3 3 (1.46%) WinDbg
General
1 44 (21.46%) Finance
2 20 (9.76%) Telecoms
3 16 (7.80%) Back Office
4 13 (6.34%) Banking
5 8 (3.90%) Law
6 6 (2.93%) Front Office
6 6 (2.93%) Advertising
7 4 (1.95%) Games
8 3 (1.46%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.46%) Marketing
8 3 (1.46%) French Language
9 2 (0.98%) Electronics
9 2 (0.98%) Legal
9 2 (0.98%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.49%) Billing
10 1 (0.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (22.44%) Analyst
2 39 (19.02%) Support Engineer
3 34 (16.59%) Administrator
4 33 (16.10%) Systems Administrator
5 29 (14.15%) Support Analyst
6 18 (8.78%) Desktop Support
6 18 (8.78%) 2nd Line Support
7 16 (7.80%) Systems Engineer
8 15 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (7.32%) IT Support
9 14 (6.83%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 14 (6.83%) 3rd Line Support
10 13 (6.34%) Desktop Engineer
11 11 (5.37%) Technical Engineer
11 11 (5.37%) Senior Systems Administrator
11 11 (5.37%) Desktop Analyst
11 11 (5.37%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 11 (5.37%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 11 (5.37%) IT Support Analyst
12 9 (4.39%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (10.24%) RabbitMQ
2 14 (6.83%) Software Packaging
3 9 (4.39%) Application Packaging
4 3 (1.46%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (0.98%) COM
6 1 (0.49%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (14.63%) Blackberry
1 30 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (10.24%) Streaming Video
3 19 (9.27%) CESG
4 14 (6.83%) Computer Science
4 14 (6.83%) Replication
5 11 (5.37%) Clustering
5 11 (5.37%) Hedge funds
6 9 (4.39%) Management Information System
7 8 (3.90%) Thin Client
7 8 (3.90%) Fat Client
8 7 (3.41%) Enterprise Storage
9 6 (2.93%) Equities
10 4 (1.95%) PDA
10 4 (1.95%) EqualLogic
10 4 (1.95%) BYOD
11 3 (1.46%) Visualisation
11 3 (1.46%) Public Cloud
11 3 (1.46%) Tandem
12 2 (0.98%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 198 (96.59%) Windows
2 102 (49.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 68 (33.17%) Windows 7
4 52 (25.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 48 (23.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 46 (22.44%) Linux
7 30 (14.63%) CentOS
8 22 (10.73%) Windows 8
9 19 (9.27%) Windows Vista
10 11 (5.37%) Windows XP
11 10 (4.88%) Mac OS X
12 9 (4.39%) Solaris
13 7 (3.41%) Android
14 4 (1.95%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (0.98%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.98%) UNIX
15 2 (0.98%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.49%) AIX
16 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (24.39%) Configuration Management
2 43 (20.98%) ITIL
3 38 (18.54%) Performance Tuning
4 30 (14.63%) Time Management
5 29 (14.15%) Load Balancing
6 27 (13.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 21 (10.24%) DRM
8 19 (9.27%) Asset Management
9 15 (7.32%) Project Management
10 14 (6.83%) Migration
10 14 (6.83%) Capacity Planning
11 11 (5.37%) Service Management
12 8 (3.90%) Business Continuity
12 8 (3.90%) Performance Analysis
13 7 (3.41%) Software Distribution
13 7 (3.41%) Change Management
14 6 (2.93%) Logistics
15 5 (2.44%) Change Control
16 4 (1.95%) Capacity Management
16 4 (1.95%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 43 (20.98%) SQL
2 35 (17.07%) Perl
3 30 (14.63%) Java
4 25 (12.20%) Bash Shell
5 20 (9.76%) PowerShell
6 12 (5.85%) JavaScript
7 9 (4.39%) VBScript
8 4 (1.95%) VB
9 1 (0.49%) Python
9 1 (0.49%) C#
Qualifications
1 26 (12.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (10.24%) MCSE
3 15 (7.32%) Degree
4 12 (5.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (4.88%) MCITP
5 10 (4.88%) MCP
6 6 (2.93%) MCSA
6 6 (2.93%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (2.44%) CCNA
8 4 (1.95%) CCNP
8 4 (1.95%) MCDST
9 3 (1.46%) MCTS
9 3 (1.46%) MOS
10 2 (0.98%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.49%) CCA
11 1 (0.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.83%) SLA
2 3 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 145 (70.73%) Active Directory
2 91 (44.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (22.93%) XenServer
4 33 (16.10%) XenApp
5 26 (12.68%) VMware ESX
6 25 (12.20%) vSphere
6 25 (12.20%) Hyper-V
7 13 (6.34%) VMware Workstation
8 11 (5.37%) XenDesktop
8 11 (5.37%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (4.88%) Microsoft App-V
10 8 (3.90%) NFS
11 6 (2.93%) Terminal Services
11 6 (2.93%) ISA Server
12 4 (1.95%) MetaFrame
13 3 (1.46%) Firmware
14 2 (0.98%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 1 (0.49%) Forefront TMG
15 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 1 (0.49%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 61 (29.76%) SCCM
2 28 (13.66%) Backup Exec
2 28 (13.66%) SELinux
3 26 (12.68%) Nagios
4 24 (11.71%) Icinga
5 20 (9.76%) NetBackup
6 17 (8.29%) Norton AntiVirus
7 12 (5.85%) McAfee ePO
8 11 (5.37%) SCOM
8 11 (5.37%) Unicenter
9 9 (4.39%) ARCserve
10 6 (2.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 5 (2.44%) Casper Suite
12 4 (1.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 3 (1.46%) SCVMM
13 3 (1.46%) Nessus
14 2 (0.98%) CA Spectrum
15 1 (0.49%) HP SIM
15 1 (0.49%) OpenView
15 1 (0.49%) WMI
Vendors
1 151 (73.66%) Microsoft
2 124 (60.49%) VMware
3 68 (33.17%) Citrix
4 54 (26.34%) HP
5 48 (23.41%) Symantec
6 43 (20.98%) Cisco
7 38 (18.54%) Red Hat
8 33 (16.10%) Dell
9 25 (12.20%) McAfee
10 22 (10.73%) NetApp
11 21 (10.24%) CA
12 18 (8.78%) EMC
13 16 (7.80%) SAP
13 16 (7.80%) CommVault
14 15 (7.32%) Juniper
15 14 (6.83%) Oracle
16 13 (6.34%) Veeam
17 11 (5.37%) SolarWinds
18 9 (4.39%) Sophos
19 7 (3.41%) Mitel
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Salary is approx 25-35k base + bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wembley, Middlesex
Proteus Europe
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
MegaNexus Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Harrow
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago