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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
North West / Manchester
Rank 185 168 178
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +10
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 15 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.39% 0.33% 0.38%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.46% 4.62% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 7
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%

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
336 238 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 8.76% 7.20% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 298 169 153
Median salary £45,750 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,300 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 - 9 £30,000 -
Altrincham - 2 £32,500 -
Stockport - 1 £17,500 -
WSUS
North West

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 30 (96.77%) Active Directory
2 26 (83.87%) Microsoft
3 24 (77.42%) SQL
4 20 (64.52%) VMware
5 17 (54.84%) Firewall
5 17 (54.84%) Windows
5 17 (54.84%) DNS
6 16 (51.61%) DHCP
7 13 (41.94%) MS Exchange
7 13 (41.94%) SCCM
8 12 (38.71%) PowerShell
8 12 (38.71%) Cisco
9 11 (35.48%) NetApp
9 11 (35.48%) IIS
9 11 (35.48%) VLAN
10 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (32.26%) MS Excel
10 10 (32.26%) Citrix
10 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
10 10 (32.26%) Terminal Services
11 9 (29.03%) SAN
11 9 (29.03%) Avaya
12 8 (25.81%) HP
12 8 (25.81%) VBScript
12 8 (25.81%) Office 365
12 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
13 7 (22.58%) VMware ESXi
13 7 (22.58%) Windows 7
13 7 (22.58%) Degree
13 7 (22.58%) SQL Server

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 13 (41.94%) MS Exchange
2 11 (35.48%) IIS
3 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
3 5 (16.13%) Skype for Business
4 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (32.26%) MS Excel
2 7 (22.58%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) Office 365
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (54.84%) DNS
1 17 (54.84%) Firewall
2 16 (51.61%) DHCP
3 11 (35.48%) VLAN
4 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
5 9 (29.03%) SAN
6 6 (19.35%) VPN
7 4 (12.90%) Skype
8 3 (9.68%) LAN
8 3 (9.68%) WAN
9 1 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (3.23%) MPLS
9 1 (3.23%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) FileMaker
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (16.13%) Back Office
2 1 (3.23%) Legal
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) 3rd Line Support
2 12 (38.71%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 12 (38.71%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 12 (38.71%) Analyst
2 12 (38.71%) Infrastructure Support
2 12 (38.71%) Support Analyst
3 11 (35.48%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 11 (35.48%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 11 (35.48%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 10 (32.26%) Support Engineer
5 8 (25.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (19.35%) Applications Engineer
6 6 (19.35%) Applications Support
6 6 (19.35%) Applications Support Engineer
6 6 (19.35%) IT Support
6 6 (19.35%) SCCM Engineer
7 4 (12.90%) IT Engineer
7 4 (12.90%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (9.68%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 2 (6.45%) IT Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.90%) Replication
3 2 (6.45%) Clustering
4 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
3 7 (22.58%) Windows 7
4 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (12.90%) Linux
6 4 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (12.90%) Unix
7 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
7 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
8 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
8 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) ITIL
2 6 (19.35%) Application Virtualisation
2 6 (19.35%) Software Deployment
3 5 (16.13%) Information Security
4 4 (12.90%) Data Management
4 4 (12.90%) Master Data Management
4 4 (12.90%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (12.90%) Resource Allocation
4 4 (12.90%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (3.23%) Compliance Management
5 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.23%) Security Monitoring
5 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.23%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (3.23%) Time Management
5 1 (3.23%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (3.23%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) SQL
2 12 (38.71%) PowerShell
3 8 (25.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Degree
1 7 (22.58%) MCSA
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (19.35%) MCT
3 1 (3.23%) MCP
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 30 (96.77%) Active Directory
2 10 (32.26%) Terminal Services
2 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (22.58%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (19.35%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
6 2 (6.45%) vSphere
7 1 (3.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (41.94%) SCCM
2 5 (16.13%) Backup Exec
2 5 (16.13%) HP SIM
2 5 (16.13%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (12.90%) Nagios
4 1 (3.23%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 26 (83.87%) Microsoft
2 20 (64.52%) VMware
3 12 (38.71%) Cisco
4 11 (35.48%) NetApp
5 10 (32.26%) Citrix
6 9 (29.03%) Avaya
7 8 (25.81%) HP
8 7 (22.58%) Dell
9 6 (19.35%) Intel Security
10 5 (16.13%) Sophos
10 5 (16.13%) Symantec
11 4 (12.90%) Forcepoint
11 4 (12.90%) GFI Software
11 4 (12.90%) Meraki
11 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
11 4 (12.90%) SolarWinds
11 4 (12.90%) Veeam
12 1 (3.23%) Apple
12 1 (3.23%) Nimble Storage
12 1 (3.23%) Panasonic
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