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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 176 181 175
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 9 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.23% 0.15% 0.053%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.64% 3.87% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 2
Average salary £33,000 £22,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.31% -44.37%
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.15% -18.75%
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
247 155 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 6.38% 3.80% 5.92%
Number of salaries quoted 175 123 182
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +2.40%

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 4 September 2015.

WSUS Salary Histogram in Manchester

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 11 (91.67%) Windows
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (75.00%) DNS
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (75.00%) SCCM
3 8 (66.67%) DHCP
4 7 (58.33%) Citrix
4 7 (58.33%) VMware
4 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
4 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
6 5 (41.67%) VMware ESX
6 5 (41.67%) XenApp
6 5 (41.67%) XenDesktop
6 5 (41.67%) Degree
7 4 (33.33%) Law
7 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
7 4 (33.33%) XenServer
7 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (33.33%) Lync
7 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 4 (33.33%) Coaching
8 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
8 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
8 3 (25.00%) ITIL

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (33.33%) Lync
3 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (8.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) DNS
2 8 (66.67%) DHCP
3 3 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (16.67%) LAN
4 2 (16.67%) NAS
5 1 (8.33%) OpenScape
5 1 (8.33%) VoIP
5 1 (8.33%) Firewall
5 1 (8.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (33.33%) Law
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
1 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Operations Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Technician
3 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Server Support
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (16.67%) UNIX
6 2 (16.67%) AIX
6 2 (16.67%) Solaris
6 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 4 (33.33%) Coaching
2 3 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (16.67%) ITSM
3 2 (16.67%) Release Management
3 2 (16.67%) Demand Management
3 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 2 (16.67%) Software Deployment
3 2 (16.67%) Server Patching
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) Software Asset Management
4 1 (8.33%) IT Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VBScript
3 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) MCSA
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (8.33%) MCITP
3 1 (8.33%) MCP
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) HP ASE
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (41.67%) XenApp
3 5 (41.67%) VMware ESX
3 5 (41.67%) XenDesktop
4 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (33.33%) XenServer
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (75.00%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) HP SIM
2 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Citrix
2 7 (58.33%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) Sun
4 2 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) Dell
4 2 (16.67%) EMC
4 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 2 (16.67%) webMethods
4 2 (16.67%) Sophos
5 1 (8.33%) Siemens
5 1 (8.33%) Lotus
5 1 (8.33%) Veeam
5 1 (8.33%) MobileIron
5 1 (8.33%) SAP
5 1 (8.33%) IBM
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago