The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 112 116 114
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 4 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.27% 0.26% 0.36%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.78% 4.30% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 6
Average salary £40,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -18.75%
WSUS
South East

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

Systems Management Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
144 93 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 9.61% 6.15% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 88 87 83
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

WSUS
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

WSUS Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

WSUS
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 4 £40,000 -
WSUS
South East

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Citrix
2 6 (66.67%) ITIL
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (55.56%) CCNA
3 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) LAN
3 5 (55.56%) WAN
3 5 (55.56%) DHCP
4 4 (44.44%) Firewall
5 3 (33.33%) Change Management
5 3 (33.33%) Terminal Services
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (33.33%) SAN
5 3 (33.33%) CommVault
5 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (33.33%) VPN
5 3 (33.33%) ADSL
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) MS Office
5 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) VMware ESX
5 3 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (33.33%) VLAN
5 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) LAN
1 5 (55.56%) WAN
1 5 (55.56%) DHCP
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) VLAN
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (33.33%) SAN
3 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) ADSL
4 2 (22.22%) Internet
General
1 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Team Leader
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Server Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
3 1 (11.11%) Server Building
3 1 (11.11%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CCNA
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (22.22%) MCSE
3 2 (22.22%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) Terminal Services
2 3 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 3 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Citrix
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) CommVault
5 1 (11.11%) NetApp
5 1 (11.11%) McAfee