The first table below looks at the demand for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 239 233 215
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -18
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 5 19 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.071% 0.26% 0.35%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.30% 6.27% 9.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 20
Average salary £41,250 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Systems Management Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
384 303 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 5.45% 4.16% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 294 218 226
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
WSUS
England

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WSUS across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -7 5 £41,250 +37.50%
WSUS
England

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 12 (85.71%) VMware
3 9 (64.29%) Citrix
3 9 (64.29%) SAN
4 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 8 (57.14%) DHCP
4 8 (57.14%) DNS
4 8 (57.14%) Backup Exec
4 8 (57.14%) SCCM
5 7 (50.00%) iSCSI
5 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (42.86%) ITIL
6 6 (42.86%) HP
6 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (42.86%) SQL
6 6 (42.86%) MCSE
6 6 (42.86%) Windows XP
6 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
6 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
7 5 (35.71%) XenApp
7 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
7 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (35.71%) Degree
7 5 (35.71%) LAN
7 5 (35.71%) WAN
7 5 (35.71%) VBScript
7 5 (35.71%) Firewall
7 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
8 4 (28.57%) Migration

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (28.57%) Apache
4 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (7.14%) IBM Notes
6 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) SAN
2 8 (57.14%) DHCP
2 8 (57.14%) DNS
3 7 (50.00%) iSCSI
4 5 (35.71%) LAN
4 5 (35.71%) WAN
4 5 (35.71%) Firewall
5 3 (21.43%) Network Security
6 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Law
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) IT Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.14%) Junior
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
1 4 (28.57%) CSS
2 3 (21.43%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
1 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows XP
3 4 (28.57%) Debian
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (28.57%) Linux
3 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
3 4 (28.57%) Migration
3 4 (28.57%) Strategic Planning
3 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 4 (28.57%) Project Planning
4 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) ITSM
6 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (7.14%) Software Distribution
6 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) Software Deployment
6 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 1 (7.14%) Compatibility Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
2 5 (35.71%) VBScript
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (42.86%) MCSE
2 5 (35.71%) Degree
3 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) CCNA
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (14.29%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
1 1 (7.14%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 5 (35.71%) XenApp
5 4 (28.57%) Squid
5 4 (28.57%) vCloud
5 4 (28.57%) vSphere
5 4 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) Backup Exec
1 8 (57.14%) SCCM
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (21.43%) NetBackup
3 2 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 12 (85.71%) VMware
2 9 (64.29%) Citrix
3 6 (42.86%) HP
4 4 (28.57%) Symantec
4 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 4 (28.57%) EMC
4 4 (28.57%) ProCurve
5 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 2 (14.29%) McAfee
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco
5 2 (14.29%) Mitel
5 2 (14.29%) Kaspersky
6 1 (7.14%) Becrypt
6 1 (7.14%) Veeam
6 1 (7.14%) Lumension
6 1 (7.14%) Avaya
6 1 (7.14%) Lotus
6 1 (7.14%) Wyse
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