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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 521 505 556
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +51
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 102 104 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.01% 3.57% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 87 74 68
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £27,500 £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
3389 2911 2826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.38% 6.58% 5.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2814 2406 2416
Average salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 -18 21 £43,500 +4.81% 3
Harrow - 3 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £32,000 -
Wembley - 1 £33,500 -
Hammersmith - 1 £27,500 -
Wimbledon - 1 £45,000 -
Chessington - 1 £26,500 -
WSUS
England

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 253 (97.31%) Windows
2 187 (71.92%) Microsoft
3 167 (64.23%) Active Directory
4 163 (62.69%) DNS
4 163 (62.69%) VMware
5 151 (58.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 129 (49.62%) DHCP
7 112 (43.08%) Windows 7
8 108 (41.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 107 (41.15%) Citrix
10 102 (39.23%) MS Exchange
11 87 (33.46%) MS Excel
12 86 (33.08%) Cisco
13 84 (32.31%) Symantec
13 84 (32.31%) SCCM
14 78 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 76 (29.23%) LAN
16 72 (27.69%) HP
17 71 (27.31%) PowerShell
18 70 (26.92%) MS Office
19 68 (26.15%) Clustering
20 66 (25.38%) Hyper-V
21 62 (23.85%) SQL
21 62 (23.85%) Dell
22 61 (23.46%) TCP/IP
23 59 (22.69%) WAN
24 58 (22.31%) Windows Server 2012
25 57 (21.92%) IIS
26 55 (21.15%) SAN
26 55 (21.15%) Firewall

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (39.23%) MS Exchange
2 57 (21.92%) IIS
3 37 (14.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (8.85%) Lync
5 22 (8.46%) Exchange Server 2007
6 21 (8.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 20 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2000
7 20 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 19 (7.31%) SharePoint
9 5 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.77%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.77%) Apache
11 2 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.38%) Confluence
12 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.38%) SAS
Applications
1 87 (33.46%) MS Excel
2 70 (26.92%) MS Office
3 2 (0.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.54%) Eikon
2 2 (0.77%) Front Arena
3 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.92%) Office 365
3 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 163 (62.69%) DNS
2 129 (49.62%) DHCP
3 76 (29.23%) LAN
4 61 (23.46%) TCP/IP
5 59 (22.69%) WAN
6 55 (21.15%) SAN
6 55 (21.15%) Firewall
7 50 (19.23%) SSL
8 44 (16.92%) VPN
9 36 (13.85%) Wireless
10 25 (9.62%) HTTP
11 24 (9.23%) IPv4
12 23 (8.85%) SNMP
12 23 (8.85%) NAS
13 18 (6.92%) FTP
14 16 (6.15%) PBX
15 15 (5.77%) iSCSI
16 12 (4.62%) VoIP
16 12 (4.62%) ADSL
17 10 (3.85%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (5.38%) Redis
3 14 (5.38%) MongoDB
3 14 (5.38%) NoSQL
3 14 (5.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (5.00%) MySQL
5 12 (4.62%) MariaDB
6 7 (2.69%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.15%) PowerCenter
8 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 26 (10.00%) MSI
2 13 (5.00%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.38%) JIRA
3 1 (0.38%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 44 (16.92%) Finance
2 20 (7.69%) Banking
3 17 (6.54%) Telecoms
4 16 (6.15%) French Language
5 9 (3.46%) Investment Banking
6 8 (3.08%) Advertising
7 7 (2.69%) Publishing
8 5 (1.92%) Spanish Language
9 4 (1.54%) Back Office
10 2 (0.77%) Legal
10 2 (0.77%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.77%) Marketing
11 1 (0.38%) Front Office
11 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.38%) Electronics
11 1 (0.38%) Law
11 1 (0.38%) Retail
11 1 (0.38%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 44 (16.92%) Analyst
2 36 (13.85%) Support Engineer
3 25 (9.62%) Administrator
3 25 (9.62%) Systems Engineer
4 24 (9.23%) Support Analyst
5 23 (8.85%) Windows Engineer
6 21 (8.08%) Desktop Engineer
6 21 (8.08%) Systems Administrator
6 21 (8.08%) IT Support
7 16 (6.15%) 3rd Line Support
7 16 (6.15%) IT Support Analyst
8 15 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support
9 13 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 11 (4.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 11 (4.23%) Senior Desktop Engineer
11 10 (3.85%) Applications Packager
11 10 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 10 (3.85%) VMware Engineer
12 9 (3.46%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (8.85%) Application Packaging
2 16 (6.15%) .NET
3 14 (5.38%) RabbitMQ
4 12 (4.62%) MSMQ
5 9 (3.46%) Web Services
6 6 (2.31%) Software Packaging
7 2 (0.77%) COM
7 2 (0.77%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 68 (26.15%) Clustering
2 38 (14.62%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (11.15%) Replication
4 17 (6.54%) Management Information System
5 16 (6.15%) Blackberry
6 8 (3.08%) Client/Server
6 8 (3.08%) Hedge funds
7 7 (2.69%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.15%) Wiki
8 3 (1.15%) EqualLogic
9 2 (0.77%) Equities
9 2 (0.77%) Firmware
9 2 (0.77%) iPad
9 2 (0.77%) iPhone
10 1 (0.38%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.38%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.38%) DTV
10 1 (0.38%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 253 (97.31%) Windows
2 112 (43.08%) Windows 7
3 108 (41.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 78 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 58 (22.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 34 (13.08%) Linux
6 34 (13.08%) Windows 8
7 28 (10.77%) Windows XP
8 23 (8.85%) Windows 2000 Server
9 11 (4.23%) Windows Vista
10 9 (3.46%) Solaris
11 3 (1.15%) CentOS
11 3 (1.15%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.77%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.77%) Android
13 1 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.38%) UNIX
13 1 (0.38%) Debian
13 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (18.85%) ITIL
2 26 (10.00%) Migration
2 26 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 24 (9.23%) Service Management
4 21 (8.08%) Load Balancing
5 18 (6.92%) Configuration Management
6 16 (6.15%) Asset Management
7 10 (3.85%) Change Management
7 10 (3.85%) Information Security
7 10 (3.85%) Software Distribution
8 9 (3.46%) SIEM
8 9 (3.46%) E-Commerce
8 9 (3.46%) Network Design
9 8 (3.08%) Business Continuity
9 8 (3.08%) Service Delivery
9 8 (3.08%) Security Management
9 8 (3.08%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (3.08%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (2.69%) Vulnerability Management
10 7 (2.69%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (27.31%) PowerShell
2 62 (23.85%) SQL
3 33 (12.69%) VB
4 19 (7.31%) VBScript
5 18 (6.92%) Ruby
6 11 (4.23%) C#
7 8 (3.08%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.77%) PowerHouse
9 1 (0.38%) Java
9 1 (0.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 49 (18.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (13.46%) CCNA
2 35 (13.46%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (12.69%) Degree
4 22 (8.46%) MCTS
5 17 (6.54%) MCSE
6 15 (5.77%) MCITP
7 14 (5.38%) MCSA
8 11 (4.23%) Security Cleared
9 10 (3.85%) MCP
10 9 (3.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 8 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (2.31%) CISSP
12 6 (2.31%) SC Cleared
13 5 (1.92%) Citrix Certification
13 5 (1.92%) HND
13 5 (1.92%) CISA
13 5 (1.92%) CISM
14 3 (1.15%) CCEE
14 3 (1.15%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.00%) SLA
2 6 (2.31%) COBIT
3 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.38%) QA
3 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 167 (64.23%) Active Directory
2 151 (58.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (25.38%) Hyper-V
4 41 (15.77%) vSphere
5 37 (14.23%) XenDesktop
6 30 (11.54%) XenApp
7 19 (7.31%) VMware Workstation
7 19 (7.31%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (6.54%) VMware ESX
8 17 (6.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 16 (6.15%) Microsoft App-V
10 15 (5.77%) Terminal Services
11 7 (2.69%) NFS
12 6 (2.31%) Nmap
13 5 (1.92%) XenServer
14 4 (1.54%) MetaFrame
15 3 (1.15%) DFS Replication
16 2 (0.77%) ISA Server
17 1 (0.38%) Squid
17 1 (0.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 84 (32.31%) SCCM
2 34 (13.08%) SCOM
3 33 (12.69%) NetBackup
4 30 (11.54%) Norton AntiVirus
5 29 (11.15%) Backup Exec
6 23 (8.85%) Nagios
7 17 (6.54%) Puppet
8 15 (5.77%) Opscode Chef
9 12 (4.62%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 10 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
11 8 (3.08%) Cacti
12 3 (1.15%) WMI
13 2 (0.77%) SolarWinds Orion
13 2 (0.77%) SCDPM
13 2 (0.77%) SCOrch
14 1 (0.38%) FortiGate
14 1 (0.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 1 (0.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 1 (0.38%) XenMobile
14 1 (0.38%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 187 (71.92%) Microsoft
2 163 (62.69%) VMware
3 107 (41.15%) Citrix
4 86 (33.08%) Cisco
5 84 (32.31%) Symantec
6 72 (27.69%) HP
7 62 (23.85%) Dell
8 31 (11.92%) Juniper
9 25 (9.62%) AppSense
9 25 (9.62%) Veeam
10 15 (5.77%) McAfee
10 15 (5.77%) SolarWinds
11 14 (5.38%) Oracle
12 13 (5.00%) Apple
12 13 (5.00%) NetApp
13 10 (3.85%) Red Hat
13 10 (3.85%) LANDesk
14 9 (3.46%) Veritas
14 9 (3.46%) CommVault
14 9 (3.46%) Reuters
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