The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 185 181 188
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 10 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.27% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.98% 3.17% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 6
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £22,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +91.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,754 £27,300 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £35,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +16.92%
WSUS
North West

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

Systems Management Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
251 252 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 6.79% 6.60% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 220 179 120
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing WSUS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

WSUS
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

WSUS Salary Trend in Manchester

WSUS
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSUS across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

WSUS Salary Histogram in Manchester

WSUS
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 1 - -
WSUS
North West

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing WSUS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 17 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (88.24%) Windows
3 14 (82.35%) PowerShell
4 11 (64.71%) SCCM
4 11 (64.71%) Windows Server
5 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (58.82%) Firewall
5 10 (58.82%) VMware
5 10 (58.82%) SQL
5 10 (58.82%) Cisco
6 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
6 8 (47.06%) Dell
7 7 (41.18%) VBScript
7 7 (41.18%) DHCP
7 7 (41.18%) DNS
7 7 (41.18%) Office 365
8 6 (35.29%) Virtual Environments
8 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (35.29%) Veeam
8 6 (35.29%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (35.29%) Forcepoint
9 5 (29.41%) VPN
9 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
9 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (23.53%) Degree
10 4 (23.53%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (23.53%) EqualLogic
10 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
10 4 (23.53%) Cisco ASA

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (17.65%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) Firewall
2 7 (41.18%) DHCP
2 7 (41.18%) DNS
3 5 (29.41%) VPN
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
5 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
5 1 (5.88%) LAN
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security
5 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.88%) VLAN
5 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Applications Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Applications Support
3 4 (23.53%) Applications Support Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) SCCM Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) IT Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) IT Support
4 3 (17.65%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (23.53%) EqualLogic
2 3 (17.65%) Clustering
3 2 (11.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Windows Server
3 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.88%) CentOS
6 1 (5.88%) Linux
6 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Virtual Environments
2 4 (23.53%) Application Virtualisation
2 4 (23.53%) Software Deployment
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Patch Management
3 3 (17.65%) Security Patching
3 3 (17.65%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 2 (11.76%) Resource Allocation
5 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) PowerShell
2 10 (58.82%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
1 4 (23.53%) MCSA
1 4 (23.53%) MCT
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 17 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (35.29%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (64.71%) SCCM
2 3 (17.65%) SCOM
3 2 (11.76%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco
1 10 (58.82%) VMware
2 8 (47.06%) Dell
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) Forcepoint
3 6 (35.29%) Veeam
4 4 (23.53%) Citrix
4 4 (23.53%) Intel Security
4 4 (23.53%) Nimble Storage
5 3 (17.65%) HP
6 2 (11.76%) Meraki
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