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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 171 180 191
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +11
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 9 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.26% 0.060% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.44% 1.23% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 7
Median salary £35,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,663 £32,500 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £32,500 £41,250
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
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
262 162 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 7.52% 4.84% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 230 118 144
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,750 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+0.55% +6.54%

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
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 24 June 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
Bury - 6 £35,500 -
WSUS
North West

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 14 (82.35%) Windows
1 14 (82.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (76.47%) SQL
2 13 (76.47%) VMware
3 12 (70.59%) Dell
4 11 (64.71%) Cisco
4 11 (64.71%) MS Exchange
4 11 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
5 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (47.06%) HP
6 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
7 7 (41.18%) SharePoint
7 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
7 7 (41.18%) PowerShell
7 7 (41.18%) Backup Exec
7 7 (41.18%) Symantec
7 7 (41.18%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (41.18%) Sophos
7 7 (41.18%) Firewall
7 7 (41.18%) Back Office
7 7 (41.18%) Patch Management
7 7 (41.18%) Skype for Business
7 7 (41.18%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
7 7 (41.18%) HP SIM
7 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (41.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 6 (35.29%) Veeam

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 11 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2013
1 11 (64.71%) MS Exchange
2 7 (41.18%) SharePoint
2 7 (41.18%) SharePoint 2013
2 7 (41.18%) Skype for Business
3 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Shockwave
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) Firewall
2 6 (35.29%) DHCP
2 6 (35.29%) DNS
3 5 (29.41%) LAN
3 5 (29.41%) Network Security
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (11.76%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (41.18%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Network Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) IT Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) IT Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) IT Support
6 1 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Monitoring Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) SCCM Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) EqualLogic
2 2 (11.76%) Replication
3 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
1 14 (82.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
3 6 (35.29%) Linux
4 5 (29.41%) AIX
4 5 (29.41%) CentOS
4 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.88%) Unix
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Patch Management
1 7 (41.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 6 (35.29%) ITIL
3 5 (29.41%) ITIL V2
4 3 (17.65%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (11.76%) Security Patching
5 2 (11.76%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (11.76%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 1 (5.88%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) A+ Certification
1 5 (29.41%) CCNA
1 5 (29.41%) CCNP
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (29.41%) CISSP
1 5 (29.41%) CompTIA Security+
1 5 (29.41%) HP ASE
1 5 (29.41%) MCITP
1 5 (29.41%) MCSE
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (29.41%) Network+ Certification
1 5 (29.41%) RHCE
1 5 (29.41%) Security+ Certification
1 5 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
1 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (35.29%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (29.41%) vSphere
4 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) Backup Exec
1 7 (41.18%) HP SIM
1 7 (41.18%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (35.29%) SCCM
3 2 (11.76%) Nagios
3 2 (11.76%) SCOM
3 2 (11.76%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (5.88%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) VMware
2 12 (70.59%) Dell
3 11 (64.71%) Cisco
4 8 (47.06%) HP
4 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
5 7 (41.18%) Sophos
5 7 (41.18%) Symantec
6 6 (35.29%) Forcepoint
6 6 (35.29%) Veeam
7 5 (29.41%) GFI Software
7 5 (29.41%) IBM
7 5 (29.41%) ProCurve
7 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
7 5 (29.41%) SolarWinds
8 4 (23.53%) Nimble Storage
9 2 (11.76%) Meraki
10 1 (5.88%) Adobe
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