The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 50 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.72% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 5.26% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
WSUS
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Systems Management Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
57 6 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 13.67% 1.67% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 26 6 14
Average salary £42,000 £50,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £31,331 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WSUS across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

WSUS
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WSUS across the Luton region.

WSUS Salary Trend in Luton

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security
3 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (50.00%) PCI QSA
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) SIEM
3 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) LogRhythm
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Lync
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (25.00%) XenServer
4 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (25.00%) Lync
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Support
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) XenServer
2 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) LogRhythm
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) CommVault
3 1 (25.00%) Wyse
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) LANDesk