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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank - 109 114
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 0 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.32% 0.60%
As % of the Systems Management category - 9.43% 9.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 11
Average salary - £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
87 53 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.28% 3.38% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 61 51 106
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,750 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%

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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) Avaya
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Biotechnology
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) EqualLogic
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Biotechnology
1 3 (100.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) Avaya