The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 98 123 125
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +2
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 7 22 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.56% 1.05% 0.85%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.61% 11.52% 8.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3 22 10
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +31.25%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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

Systems Management Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
152 191 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 12.16% 9.11% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 117 170 157
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

WSUS
Salary Trend in Reading

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

WSUS Salary Trend in Reading

WSUS
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSUS across the Reading region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

WSUS Salary Histogram in Reading

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Reading region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) VMware
3 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 8 (61.54%) HP
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server
4 7 (53.85%) Linux
4 7 (53.85%) Firewall
5 6 (46.15%) ITIL
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
5 6 (46.15%) IIS
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 6 (46.15%) SCCM
5 6 (46.15%) iSCSI
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
6 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (38.46%) VLAN
6 5 (38.46%) Unix
6 5 (38.46%) Clustering
6 5 (38.46%) Juniper
6 5 (38.46%) BGP
6 5 (38.46%) vMotion
7 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
7 4 (30.77%) DNS
7 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
7 4 (30.77%) Ubuntu
7 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared
7 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 6 (46.15%) IIS
2 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
3 3 (23.08%) Documentum
4 2 (15.38%) Apache
4 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
5 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) OpenShift
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) iSCSI
3 5 (38.46%) BGP
3 5 (38.46%) VLAN
4 4 (30.77%) DNS
5 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (7.69%) DHCP
6 1 (7.69%) Internet
6 1 (7.69%) SAN
6 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
4 2 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) AdminStudio
1 1 (7.69%) MSI
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared Application Packager
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) PowerShell Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Unix Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) JSON
2 1 (7.69%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Clustering
1 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 4 (30.77%) Replication
3 1 (7.69%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server
3 7 (53.85%) Linux
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (38.46%) Unix
6 4 (30.77%) Ubuntu
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
7 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
3 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
3 3 (23.08%) Network Management
3 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
4 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 2 (15.38%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Application Packaging
5 1 (7.69%) Application Virtualisation
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Release Management
5 1 (7.69%) Service Management
5 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
5 1 (7.69%) Software License Management
5 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
2 3 (23.08%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) Perl
2 3 (23.08%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
3 2 (15.38%) VB
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
4 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) MCP
2 3 (23.08%) MCSE
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) ISO 9001
1 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (23.08%) PCI DSS
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) HIPAA
2 1 (7.69%) ISO22301
2 1 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (23.08%) vSphere
4 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (7.69%) vCloud
5 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
5 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) SCCM
2 5 (38.46%) vMotion
3 3 (23.08%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (7.69%) Ansible
5 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
5 1 (7.69%) FortiGate
5 1 (7.69%) Kibana
5 1 (7.69%) Puppet
5 1 (7.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (7.69%) WMI
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) HP
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) Juniper
5 4 (30.77%) Barracuda Networks
6 3 (23.08%) Lumension
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco
7 2 (15.38%) EMC
7 2 (15.38%) Qualys
7 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
7 2 (15.38%) Symantec
8 1 (7.69%) Adobe
8 1 (7.69%) Autodesk
8 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
8 1 (7.69%) Dell
8 1 (7.69%) Intel Security
8 1 (7.69%) Mitel
8 1 (7.69%) SAP
8 1 (7.69%) Sophos
8 1 (7.69%) Veeam