The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 182 177 178
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 6 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.15% 0.052% 0.24%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.35% 0.94% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 8
Average salary £22,250 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.37% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £40,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £40,000 £40,100
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
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
138 212 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.35% 5.50% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 109 166 121
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +4.37%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WSUS across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 August 2014.

WSUS Salary Histogram in Manchester

WSUS
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the Manchester 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
Bolton - 3 £19,000 -
Altrincham - 1 £25,000 -
WSUS
North West

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) DHCP
2 7 (70.00%) DNS
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) Degree
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) Linux
4 5 (50.00%) HP
4 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (50.00%) Backup Exec
5 4 (40.00%) SCCM
5 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (40.00%) Firewall
5 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (40.00%) Citrix
5 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (40.00%) LAN
5 4 (40.00%) WAN
5 4 (40.00%) HTML
5 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (40.00%) CSS
5 4 (40.00%) vSphere
5 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (30.00%) Veeam
6 3 (30.00%) vCloud
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (30.00%) Apache
1 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) DHCP
1 7 (70.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) WAN
3 3 (30.00%) iSCSI
3 3 (30.00%) SAN
4 2 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (10.00%) MPLS
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) IT Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Technician
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (30.00%) Debian
4 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Strategic Planning
2 3 (30.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) ITSM
3 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) Perl
3 3 (30.00%) VBScript
3 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) MCSE
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (40.00%) vSphere
1 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (30.00%) vCloud
2 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (30.00%) Squid
3 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 4 (40.00%) SCCM
3 2 (20.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) HP
3 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (40.00%) Citrix
5 3 (30.00%) Symantec
5 3 (30.00%) EMC
5 3 (30.00%) ProCurve
5 3 (30.00%) Veeam
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle
7 1 (10.00%) Cisco
7 1 (10.00%) Avaya
7 1 (10.00%) NetApp
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