The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 246 245 249
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 17 1 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.017% 0.31%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.66% 0.23% 5.87%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 20
Median salary £37,250 £33,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.19% +6.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £33,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £33,500 £36,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +21.42%
WSUS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Systems Management Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
465 436 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 7.43% 7.25% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 359 327 315
Median salary £44,000 £43,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £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 the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing WSUS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

WSUS
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WSUS across the North West region.

WSUS Salary Trend in the North West

WSUS
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSUS across the North West region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

WSUS Salary Histogram in the North West

WSUS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the North West region over the 3 months to 10 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
Manchester +7 17 £37,250 +11.19%
WSUS
England

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 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 North West region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 32 (94.12%) Active Directory
2 28 (82.35%) Microsoft
3 26 (76.47%) Windows
4 20 (58.82%) SQL
4 20 (58.82%) SCCM
5 17 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 17 (50.00%) VMware
6 16 (47.06%) Cisco
6 16 (47.06%) Citrix
7 15 (44.12%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (41.18%) DNS
8 14 (41.18%) DHCP
9 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
10 12 (35.29%) VBScript
10 12 (35.29%) MCSA
10 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (35.29%) Firewall
10 12 (35.29%) Degree
10 12 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (35.29%) Windows Server
11 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (32.35%) Windows 7
11 11 (32.35%) Dell
12 10 (29.41%) VPN
12 10 (29.41%) MS Office
12 10 (29.41%) Microsoft App-V
12 10 (29.41%) Application Virtualisation
13 9 (26.47%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (26.47%) Software Deployment
13 9 (26.47%) Hyper-V

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 9 (26.47%) MS Exchange
2 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 6 (17.65%) Skype for Business
3 5 (14.71%) IIS
4 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (29.41%) MS Office
2 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) Office 365
2 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (41.18%) DHCP
1 14 (41.18%) DNS
2 12 (35.29%) Firewall
3 10 (29.41%) VPN
4 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
5 4 (11.76%) Skype
5 4 (11.76%) VLAN
6 3 (8.82%) SAN
7 2 (5.88%) LAN
7 2 (5.88%) WAN
8 1 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (2.94%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.94%) MPLS
8 1 (2.94%) Network Security
8 1 (2.94%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (14.71%) Back Office
2 1 (2.94%) Legal
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Support Engineer
2 10 (29.41%) 3rd Line Support
2 10 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (26.47%) Applications Engineer
3 9 (26.47%) Applications Support
3 9 (26.47%) Applications Support Engineer
3 9 (26.47%) SCCM Engineer
4 8 (23.53%) Analyst
5 7 (20.59%) IT Support
5 7 (20.59%) Support Analyst
6 6 (17.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 6 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Support
7 5 (14.71%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 5 (14.71%) IT Engineer
8 4 (11.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 4 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (11.76%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (26.47%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
4 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
4 4 (11.76%) Replication
5 3 (8.82%) Clustering
6 2 (5.88%) Fat Client
6 2 (5.88%) Thin Client
7 1 (2.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 26 (76.47%) Windows
2 12 (35.29%) Windows Server
3 11 (32.35%) Windows 7
3 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (14.71%) Linux
5 5 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (11.76%) Unix
7 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.94%) CentOS
8 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Application Virtualisation
2 9 (26.47%) ITIL
2 9 (26.47%) Software Deployment
3 5 (14.71%) Information Security
3 5 (14.71%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 4 (11.76%) Data Management
4 4 (11.76%) Master Data Management
4 4 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (11.76%) Resource Allocation
4 4 (11.76%) Virtual Environments
5 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.88%) Migration
6 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.94%) BCP
7 1 (2.94%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.94%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.94%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.94%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) SQL
2 17 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 12 (35.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Degree
1 12 (35.29%) MCSA
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (26.47%) MCT
3 1 (2.94%) MCP
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 32 (94.12%) Active Directory
2 15 (44.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (29.41%) Microsoft App-V
4 9 (26.47%) Hyper-V
5 6 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.88%) Terminal Services
6 2 (5.88%) vSphere
7 1 (2.94%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 20 (58.82%) SCCM
2 6 (17.65%) Backup Exec
3 5 (14.71%) HP SIM
3 5 (14.71%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (11.76%) Nagios
5 3 (8.82%) SCOM
6 2 (5.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (2.94%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 28 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 17 (50.00%) VMware
3 16 (47.06%) Cisco
3 16 (47.06%) Citrix
4 11 (32.35%) Dell
5 9 (26.47%) HP
5 9 (26.47%) Intel Security
6 7 (20.59%) Symantec
7 5 (14.71%) Sophos
8 4 (11.76%) Forcepoint
8 4 (11.76%) GFI Software
8 4 (11.76%) Meraki
8 4 (11.76%) NetApp
8 4 (11.76%) Red Hat
8 4 (11.76%) SolarWinds
8 4 (11.76%) Veeam
9 2 (5.88%) Avaya
9 2 (5.88%) CommVault
10 1 (2.94%) Juniper
10 1 (2.94%) Nimble Storage
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