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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 174 183 188
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 17 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.45% 0.028% 0.33%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.39% 0.34% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 12
Median salary £40,000 £33,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% +19.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £33,500 £39,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £34,750
% change year-on-year
- +22.30%
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
266 290 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 7.09% 8.10% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 241 213 138
Median salary £45,250 £43,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.23% +3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 - 5 £42,500 -
Bolton -3 3 £37,250 +11.19%
Altrincham - 3 £32,500 -
WSUS
North West

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 26 (96.30%) Active Directory
2 21 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 21 (77.78%) Windows
3 19 (70.37%) SQL
3 19 (70.37%) SCCM
4 17 (62.96%) PowerShell
5 15 (55.56%) Cisco
6 13 (48.15%) Citrix
6 13 (48.15%) VMware
7 12 (44.44%) VBScript
7 12 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (40.74%) Firewall
8 11 (40.74%) Windows Server
9 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
9 10 (37.04%) MS Office
9 10 (37.04%) MCSA
9 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (37.04%) VPN
9 10 (37.04%) Windows 7
9 10 (37.04%) Degree
10 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (33.33%) Software Deployment
10 9 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (33.33%) DNS
10 9 (33.33%) HP
10 9 (33.33%) Dell
10 9 (33.33%) MCT
10 9 (33.33%) DHCP
10 9 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V

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 (18.52%) MS Exchange
1 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
1 5 (18.52%) Skype for Business
2 4 (14.81%) IIS
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (37.04%) MS Office
2 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Office 365
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) Firewall
2 10 (37.04%) VPN
3 9 (33.33%) DHCP
3 9 (33.33%) DNS
4 4 (14.81%) Skype
5 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 3 (11.11%) VLAN
6 2 (7.41%) LAN
6 2 (7.41%) WAN
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (3.70%) IP Telephony
7 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
7 1 (3.70%) MPLS
7 1 (3.70%) Network Security
7 1 (3.70%) SAN
7 1 (3.70%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (18.52%) Back Office
2 1 (3.70%) Legal
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Support Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 9 (33.33%) Applications Support Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) SCCM Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (25.93%) IT Support
5 6 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (22.22%) Analyst
6 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Support
6 5 (18.52%) Support Analyst
7 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 4 (14.81%) IT Engineer
7 4 (14.81%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 3 (11.11%) IT Analyst
8 3 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.81%) Replication
3 3 (11.11%) Clustering
4 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (77.78%) Windows
2 11 (40.74%) Windows Server
3 10 (37.04%) Windows 7
4 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (18.52%) Linux
6 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (14.81%) Unix
8 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (3.70%) CentOS
9 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Application Virtualisation
1 9 (33.33%) Software Deployment
2 8 (29.63%) ITIL
3 5 (18.52%) Information Security
3 5 (18.52%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 4 (14.81%) Data Management
4 4 (14.81%) Master Data Management
4 4 (14.81%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (14.81%) Resource Allocation
4 4 (14.81%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.70%) Patch Management
5 1 (3.70%) Security Patching
5 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (3.70%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (3.70%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) SQL
2 17 (62.96%) PowerShell
3 12 (44.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Degree
1 10 (37.04%) MCSA
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (33.33%) MCT
3 1 (3.70%) MCP
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 26 (96.30%) Active Directory
2 12 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
6 2 (7.41%) vSphere
7 1 (3.70%) Firmware
7 1 (3.70%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 19 (70.37%) SCCM
2 5 (18.52%) Backup Exec
2 5 (18.52%) HP SIM
2 5 (18.52%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (14.81%) Nagios
4 1 (3.70%) SCOM
4 1 (3.70%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 15 (55.56%) Cisco
3 13 (48.15%) Citrix
3 13 (48.15%) VMware
4 9 (33.33%) Dell
4 9 (33.33%) HP
4 9 (33.33%) Intel Security
5 5 (18.52%) Sophos
5 5 (18.52%) Symantec
6 4 (14.81%) Forcepoint
6 4 (14.81%) GFI Software
6 4 (14.81%) Meraki
6 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
6 4 (14.81%) SolarWinds
6 4 (14.81%) Veeam
7 3 (11.11%) NetApp
8 1 (3.70%) Avaya
8 1 (3.70%) Juniper
8 1 (3.70%) Nimble Storage