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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 585 549 538
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -11
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 66 110 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.26% 0.28%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.85% 3.45% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 57 78 106
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £41,817
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,200 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £67,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +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
3570 3185 3111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 8.72% 7.64% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3078 2642 2541
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £36,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 +52 10 £45,000 +29.49% 1
Hayes - 1 £45,000 -
Teddington - 1 £37,500 -
WSUS
England

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 176 (94.62%) Windows
2 137 (73.66%) Active Directory
3 129 (69.35%) Microsoft
4 125 (67.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 124 (66.67%) Windows Server
6 111 (59.68%) VMware
7 93 (50.00%) SQL
7 93 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 87 (46.77%) DHCP
9 85 (45.70%) DNS
10 81 (43.55%) VMware Infrastructure
11 74 (39.78%) Cisco
12 73 (39.25%) MS Excel
13 67 (36.02%) Finance
14 66 (35.48%) MS Exchange
15 65 (34.95%) Firewall
16 62 (33.33%) SAN
17 60 (32.26%) Perl
18 58 (31.18%) Citrix
19 57 (30.65%) Linux
20 54 (29.03%) PowerShell
21 52 (27.96%) TCP/IP
22 48 (25.81%) Windows 7
23 46 (24.73%) Exchange Server 2010
24 43 (23.12%) SQL Server
25 39 (20.97%) Bash Shell
26 37 (19.89%) WAN
27 36 (19.35%) SCCM
28 35 (18.82%) LAN
29 32 (17.20%) VPN

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 66 (35.48%) MS Exchange
2 46 (24.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (16.67%) Skype for Business
4 27 (14.52%) SharePoint
5 21 (11.29%) Apache
6 19 (10.22%) Tomcat
7 18 (9.68%) IIS
8 10 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (3.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 6 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2007
13 3 (1.61%) nginx
14 1 (0.54%) OpenStack
Applications
1 73 (39.25%) MS Excel
2 16 (8.60%) MS Office
3 7 (3.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.15%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.08%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.54%) SAP CCM
2 1 (0.54%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.84%) Office 365
3 3 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.61%) Amazon S3
3 3 (1.61%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.08%) Google Apps
4 2 (1.08%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 87 (46.77%) DHCP
2 85 (45.70%) DNS
3 65 (34.95%) Firewall
4 62 (33.33%) SAN
5 52 (27.96%) TCP/IP
6 37 (19.89%) WAN
7 35 (18.82%) LAN
8 32 (17.20%) VPN
9 21 (11.29%) Cisco ASA
9 21 (11.29%) LDAP
10 20 (10.75%) SNMP
11 18 (9.68%) NAS
12 17 (9.14%) iSCSI
12 17 (9.14%) MRTG
13 12 (6.45%) Wireless
14 11 (5.91%) Cisco PIX
15 10 (5.38%) SSL
16 8 (4.30%) Cisco IOS
17 7 (3.76%) MPLS
17 7 (3.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (23.12%) SQL Server
2 24 (12.90%) MySQL
3 9 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (4.30%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (2.69%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.15%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (1.61%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.08%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.08%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.08%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.54%) DB2
9 1 (0.54%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (8.06%) JIRA
2 7 (3.76%) MSI
2 7 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (3.23%) InstallShield
4 5 (2.69%) Subversion
5 3 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (1.61%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.61%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.54%) Gradle
7 1 (0.54%) Maven
7 1 (0.54%) Toad
7 1 (0.54%) Vagrant
General
1 67 (36.02%) Finance
2 26 (13.98%) Financial Institution
3 22 (11.83%) Back Office
4 7 (3.76%) Banking
5 4 (2.15%) Japanese Language
6 2 (1.08%) Front Office
6 2 (1.08%) Law
6 2 (1.08%) Legal
7 1 (0.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 59 (31.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 39 (20.97%) Windows Engineer
3 33 (17.74%) Support Engineer
4 27 (14.52%) Administrator
5 26 (13.98%) Systems Administrator
6 25 (13.44%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 21 (11.29%) Analyst
8 20 (10.75%) Build Engineer
9 15 (8.06%) Applications Support
10 14 (7.53%) Linux Administrator
11 13 (6.99%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 12 (6.45%) IT Engineer
12 12 (6.45%) Support Analyst
12 12 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
13 11 (5.91%) PowerShell Engineer
14 10 (5.38%) Applications Engineer
14 10 (5.38%) Applications Support Engineer
14 10 (5.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
15 9 (4.84%) 3rd Line Support
15 9 (4.84%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (15.05%) .NET
2 20 (10.75%) LAMP
3 13 (6.99%) Software Packaging
4 8 (4.30%) FIX Protocol
5 3 (1.61%) LAPP Stack
5 3 (1.61%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (1.61%) Memcached
5 3 (1.61%) mod_perl
5 3 (1.61%) Web Services
6 1 (0.54%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.54%) REST
6 1 (0.54%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.13%) Management Information System
2 20 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (9.68%) PKI
4 17 (9.14%) CESG
5 11 (5.91%) Clustering
6 8 (4.30%) Computer Science
7 7 (3.76%) Digital Media
7 7 (3.76%) Hedge funds
8 6 (3.23%) Blackberry
8 6 (3.23%) Data Centre
8 6 (3.23%) Replication
8 6 (3.23%) VCE vBlock
9 5 (2.69%) Equities
9 5 (2.69%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (2.15%) Fat Client
10 4 (2.15%) Thin Client
11 2 (1.08%) Eurex
11 2 (1.08%) SWIFT
12 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Storage
12 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 176 (94.62%) Windows
2 125 (67.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 124 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 93 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 57 (30.65%) Linux
6 48 (25.81%) Windows 7
7 31 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 28 (15.05%) Windows 8
9 24 (12.90%) CentOS
10 11 (5.91%) Solaris
10 11 (5.91%) Unix
11 5 (2.69%) Windows XP
12 4 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (1.61%) Android
13 3 (1.61%) Mac OS
14 2 (1.08%) Apple iOS
14 2 (1.08%) VMS
14 2 (1.08%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.54%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (14.52%) Configuration Management
2 22 (11.83%) Performance Tuning
3 21 (11.29%) Service Delivery
4 19 (10.22%) ITIL
5 17 (9.14%) Information Assurance
6 15 (8.06%) Load Balancing
7 14 (7.53%) Security Patching
8 11 (5.91%) Change Management
9 10 (5.38%) Business Development
9 10 (5.38%) Server Building
10 9 (4.84%) Patch Management
11 8 (4.30%) Project Management
11 8 (4.30%) Time Management
12 7 (3.76%) High Availability
12 7 (3.76%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (3.23%) Operational Acceptance Testing
13 6 (3.23%) Service Management
14 5 (2.69%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (2.69%) User Acceptance Testing
15 4 (2.15%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (50.00%) SQL
2 60 (32.26%) Perl
3 54 (29.03%) PowerShell
4 39 (20.97%) Bash Shell
5 18 (9.68%) Java
6 11 (5.91%) VBScript
7 8 (4.30%) Python
8 2 (1.08%) VBA
9 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (15.05%) CCNA
1 28 (15.05%) Cisco Certification
1 28 (15.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (12.37%) Degree
3 14 (7.53%) MCSE
4 13 (6.99%) MCP
5 12 (6.45%) MCSA
6 10 (5.38%) MCTS
7 8 (4.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (3.76%) DV Cleared
8 7 (3.76%) Security Cleared
9 5 (2.69%) MCITP
10 3 (1.61%) CCNP
10 3 (1.61%) MCDST
11 2 (1.08%) ACMT
12 1 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.54%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.60%) SLA
2 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 137 (73.66%) Active Directory
2 81 (43.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (17.20%) VMware ESXi
4 31 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 25 (13.44%) vSphere
6 22 (11.83%) XenApp
7 18 (9.68%) XenServer
8 16 (8.60%) VMware Workstation
9 13 (6.99%) Forefront TMG
9 13 (6.99%) Terminal Services
10 10 (5.38%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (2.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 5 (2.69%) Firmware
12 4 (2.15%) DFS Replication
12 4 (2.15%) Squid
12 4 (2.15%) XenDesktop
13 3 (1.61%) Corosync
13 3 (1.61%) pfSense
13 3 (1.61%) Sendmail
13 3 (1.61%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 36 (19.35%) SCCM
2 27 (14.52%) SCOM
3 22 (11.83%) Nagios
4 17 (9.14%) Icinga
4 17 (9.14%) SELinux
5 12 (6.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 12 (6.45%) MOM
6 6 (3.23%) Backup Exec
6 6 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
6 6 (3.23%) Nessus
6 6 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (3.23%) Puppet
7 5 (2.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 4 (2.15%) SCOrch
8 4 (2.15%) Windows Intune
9 3 (1.61%) Ansible
9 3 (1.61%) Cacti
9 3 (1.61%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 3 (1.61%) Salt
9 3 (1.61%) yum
Vendors
1 129 (69.35%) Microsoft
2 111 (59.68%) VMware
3 74 (39.78%) Cisco
4 58 (31.18%) Citrix
5 29 (15.59%) NetApp
6 26 (13.98%) HP
7 23 (12.37%) Red Hat
7 23 (12.37%) Veeam
8 20 (10.75%) Intel Security
9 17 (9.14%) Dell
10 15 (8.06%) SAP
11 13 (6.99%) Oracle
11 13 (6.99%) Symantec
12 11 (5.91%) F5
12 11 (5.91%) SolarWinds
13 10 (5.38%) Atlassian
14 6 (3.23%) Adobe
14 6 (3.23%) Apple
14 6 (3.23%) Mitel
14 6 (3.23%) Polycom
West London
Talent Spa
Salary: up to £60k basic salary
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Technology People UK
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
VIT
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum Normal business hours 37.5 hrs/week
Posted: 12 days ago