The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 83 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.11% 0.35% -
As % of the Systems Management category 1.52% 10.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
WSUS
East Midlands

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

Systems Management Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
66 29 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 7.50% 3.39% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 40 28 28
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,400 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WSUS across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

WSUS
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

WSUS Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

WSUS
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (50.00%) HP

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) BIG-IP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) HP