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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 513 522 570
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +48
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 110 101 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.23% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.21% 3.42% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 99 73 58
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +26.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
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
3423 2957 2809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.27% 6.70% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2831 2446 2399
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +4.37%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -13 25 £53,750 +32.71% 4
Bromley - 6 £41,250 -
Harrow - 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £32,000 -
Wembley - 1 £33,500 -
Chessington - 1 £26,500 -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
WSUS
England

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 260 (96.65%) Windows
2 200 (74.35%) Microsoft
3 175 (65.06%) Active Directory
4 167 (62.08%) DNS
5 166 (61.71%) VMware
6 147 (54.65%) VMware Infrastructure
7 131 (48.70%) DHCP
8 118 (43.87%) Windows 7
9 116 (43.12%) Windows Server 2008
10 104 (38.66%) MS Exchange
10 104 (38.66%) Citrix
11 98 (36.43%) Cisco
12 97 (36.06%) MS Excel
13 90 (33.46%) SCCM
14 84 (31.23%) Symantec
15 82 (30.48%) Windows Server 2003
16 79 (29.37%) LAN
17 76 (28.25%) MS Office
18 74 (27.51%) HP
18 74 (27.51%) PowerShell
19 68 (25.28%) TCP/IP
20 66 (24.54%) Clustering
21 65 (24.16%) SQL
22 64 (23.79%) Dell
23 63 (23.42%) WAN
23 63 (23.42%) Hyper-V
24 62 (23.05%) Firewall
25 60 (22.30%) Windows Server 2012
26 56 (20.82%) IIS
27 55 (20.45%) SAN

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 104 (38.66%) MS Exchange
2 56 (20.82%) IIS
3 41 (15.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 27 (10.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 22 (8.18%) SharePoint
6 21 (7.81%) Lync
6 21 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2013
7 20 (7.43%) Exchange Server 2000
8 17 (6.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (2.23%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (1.12%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (1.12%) Apache
12 2 (0.74%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.74%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.37%) SAS
13 1 (0.37%) Confluence
Applications
1 97 (36.06%) MS Excel
2 76 (28.25%) MS Office
3 2 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.60%) Eikon
2 6 (2.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.74%) Front Arena
4 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.60%) Office 365
4 2 (0.74%) SaaS
5 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 167 (62.08%) DNS
2 131 (48.70%) DHCP
3 79 (29.37%) LAN
4 68 (25.28%) TCP/IP
5 63 (23.42%) WAN
6 62 (23.05%) Firewall
7 55 (20.45%) SAN
8 51 (18.96%) SSL
9 49 (18.22%) VPN
10 40 (14.87%) Wireless
11 25 (9.29%) HTTP
12 24 (8.92%) IPv4
13 22 (8.18%) SNMP
13 22 (8.18%) NAS
14 19 (7.06%) FTP
15 17 (6.32%) PBX
16 16 (5.95%) VoIP
16 16 (5.95%) iSCSI
17 13 (4.83%) ADSL
18 12 (4.46%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (15.61%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (5.20%) MongoDB
3 14 (5.20%) NoSQL
3 14 (5.20%) Redis
4 13 (4.83%) MySQL
4 13 (4.83%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (4.46%) MariaDB
6 7 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.12%) PowerCenter
7 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 26 (9.67%) MSI
2 10 (3.72%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.37%) JIRA
General
1 48 (17.84%) Finance
2 20 (7.43%) Banking
3 17 (6.32%) Telecoms
3 17 (6.32%) French Language
4 9 (3.35%) Investment Banking
5 7 (2.60%) Publishing
6 6 (2.23%) Advertising
7 5 (1.86%) Spanish Language
7 5 (1.86%) Back Office
8 2 (0.74%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.74%) Legal
8 2 (0.74%) Marketing
9 1 (0.37%) Retail
9 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.37%) Law
9 1 (0.37%) Front Office
9 1 (0.37%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 45 (16.73%) Analyst
2 40 (14.87%) Support Engineer
3 28 (10.41%) Support Analyst
4 27 (10.04%) Systems Engineer
4 27 (10.04%) IT Support
5 26 (9.67%) Administrator
6 25 (9.29%) Desktop Engineer
7 23 (8.55%) Systems Administrator
7 23 (8.55%) Windows Engineer
8 19 (7.06%) 3rd Line Support
8 19 (7.06%) IT Support Analyst
9 17 (6.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 15 (5.58%) 2nd Line Support
11 12 (4.46%) Senior Desktop Engineer
12 11 (4.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 11 (4.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 11 (4.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 11 (4.09%) Technical Support
12 11 (4.09%) Desktop Support
13 10 (3.72%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (7.81%) Application Packaging
2 16 (5.95%) .NET
3 14 (5.20%) RabbitMQ
4 12 (4.46%) MSMQ
5 10 (3.72%) Web Services
5 10 (3.72%) Software Packaging
6 3 (1.12%) Rendezvous
7 2 (0.74%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 66 (24.54%) Clustering
2 30 (11.15%) Replication
3 17 (6.32%) Blackberry
4 16 (5.95%) Management Information System
5 11 (4.09%) Client/Server
6 9 (3.35%) Hedge funds
7 6 (2.23%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (1.12%) Wiki
8 3 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.74%) iPhone
9 2 (0.74%) EqualLogic
9 2 (0.74%) iPad
9 2 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.74%) Equities
9 2 (0.74%) Statistics
10 1 (0.37%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.37%) Firmware
10 1 (0.37%) DTV
10 1 (0.37%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 260 (96.65%) Windows
2 118 (43.87%) Windows 7
3 116 (43.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 82 (30.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 60 (22.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (13.38%) Windows 8
7 32 (11.90%) Windows XP
8 28 (10.41%) Linux
9 23 (8.55%) Windows 2000 Server
10 12 (4.46%) Windows Vista
11 7 (2.60%) Solaris
12 6 (2.23%) Mac OS X
13 3 (1.12%) CentOS
14 2 (0.74%) Android
14 2 (0.74%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.37%) UNIX
15 1 (0.37%) Debian
15 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (17.10%) ITIL
2 28 (10.41%) Migration
3 25 (9.29%) Service Management
4 23 (8.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 22 (8.18%) Load Balancing
6 17 (6.32%) Asset Management
7 15 (5.58%) Configuration Management
8 12 (4.46%) Change Management
9 9 (3.35%) Service Delivery
9 9 (3.35%) E-Commerce
9 9 (3.35%) Network Design
9 9 (3.35%) Software Distribution
9 9 (3.35%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (2.97%) Project Management
11 7 (2.60%) CRM
11 7 (2.60%) Problem Management
11 7 (2.60%) Capacity Planning
11 7 (2.60%) Network Management
12 6 (2.23%) SIEM
12 6 (2.23%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 74 (27.51%) PowerShell
2 65 (24.16%) SQL
3 35 (13.01%) VB
4 19 (7.06%) VBScript
5 18 (6.69%) Ruby
6 12 (4.46%) C#
7 8 (2.97%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.74%) PowerHouse
8 2 (0.74%) Java
9 1 (0.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 50 (18.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (14.50%) Degree
3 37 (13.75%) CCNA
3 37 (13.75%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (8.18%) MCTS
5 19 (7.06%) MCSE
6 15 (5.58%) MCSA
6 15 (5.58%) MCITP
7 11 (4.09%) Security Cleared
8 10 (3.72%) MCP
9 9 (3.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 8 (2.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (2.23%) HND
11 6 (2.23%) SC Cleared
12 5 (1.86%) Citrix Certification
13 3 (1.12%) CISSP
13 3 (1.12%) CCEE
13 3 (1.12%) CCAA
14 2 (0.74%) CCIA
14 2 (0.74%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.20%) SLA
2 3 (1.12%) COBIT
3 2 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 175 (65.06%) Active Directory
2 147 (54.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (23.42%) Hyper-V
4 39 (14.50%) vSphere
5 34 (12.64%) XenDesktop
6 27 (10.04%) XenApp
7 22 (8.18%) VMware ESXi
8 21 (7.81%) VMware ESX
9 19 (7.06%) Terminal Services
10 18 (6.69%) Microsoft App-V
11 16 (5.95%) VMware Workstation
12 14 (5.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 6 (2.23%) NFS
14 5 (1.86%) XenServer
14 5 (1.86%) MetaFrame
15 3 (1.12%) Nmap
16 2 (0.74%) ISA Server
17 1 (0.37%) ProxySG
17 1 (0.37%) Snort
17 1 (0.37%) NLBS
Systems Management
1 90 (33.46%) SCCM
2 37 (13.75%) SCOM
3 31 (11.52%) Norton AntiVirus
3 31 (11.52%) NetBackup
3 31 (11.52%) Backup Exec
4 23 (8.55%) Nagios
5 17 (6.32%) Puppet
6 15 (5.58%) Opscode Chef
7 14 (5.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 8 (2.97%) McAfee ePO
8 8 (2.97%) Cacti
9 4 (1.49%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.74%) SCDPM
10 2 (0.74%) SCSM
10 2 (0.74%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.74%) WMI
10 2 (0.74%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (0.37%) Nessus
11 1 (0.37%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 200 (74.35%) Microsoft
2 166 (61.71%) VMware
3 104 (38.66%) Citrix
4 98 (36.43%) Cisco
5 84 (31.23%) Symantec
6 74 (27.51%) HP
7 64 (23.79%) Dell
8 32 (11.90%) Juniper
9 25 (9.29%) Veeam
10 22 (8.18%) AppSense
11 16 (5.95%) SolarWinds
12 15 (5.58%) Reuters
12 15 (5.58%) Bloomberg
13 14 (5.20%) McAfee
13 14 (5.20%) NetApp
14 13 (4.83%) Oracle
15 12 (4.46%) Apple
16 11 (4.09%) Veritas
17 9 (3.35%) EMC
18 8 (2.97%) CommVault
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Atos
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
East London, United Kingdom
Tower Hamlets College
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Yoh Company
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + car & benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Car
Posted: 19 days ago