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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 100 113 130
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +17
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 8 32 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.58% 1.49% 0.47%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.45% 15.17% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 32 4
Median salary £45,000 £56,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +40.62%
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £41,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +10.81%

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
124 211 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 9.06% 9.83% 10.85%
Number of salaries quoted 98 179 166
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £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 24 January 2017.

WSUS Salary Histogram in Reading

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) VMware
3 14 (70.00%) Linux
4 13 (65.00%) ITIL
4 13 (65.00%) SCCM
5 11 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (55.00%) PowerShell
5 11 (55.00%) Firewall
5 11 (55.00%) Windows Server
6 10 (50.00%) Perl
6 10 (50.00%) Python
6 10 (50.00%) vSphere
7 9 (45.00%) SaaS
7 9 (45.00%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (45.00%) Qualys
7 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
7 9 (45.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (45.00%) OpenShift
7 9 (45.00%) Cisco
7 9 (45.00%) Finance
7 9 (45.00%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (45.00%) Red Hat
8 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
8 8 (40.00%) HP
8 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
9 7 (35.00%) Java
9 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (30.00%) EMC
10 6 (30.00%) Microsoft

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 (30.00%) IIS
2 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (15.00%) Documentum
4 2 (10.00%) Apache
4 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (45.00%) OpenShift
1 9 (45.00%) SaaS
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) Firewall
2 6 (30.00%) iSCSI
3 5 (25.00%) BGP
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (25.00%) VLAN
4 4 (20.00%) DNS
5 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.00%) DHCP
6 1 (5.00%) Internet
6 1 (5.00%) SAN
6 1 (5.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) AdminStudio
1 1 (5.00%) MSI
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Administrator
2 6 (30.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (20.00%) PowerShell Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Cloud Administrator
6 2 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Unix Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared Application Packager
7 1 (5.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) JSON
1 4 (20.00%) SOAP
1 4 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (25.00%) Clustering
2 5 (25.00%) EMC VNX
3 4 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Linux
3 11 (55.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (25.00%) Unix
8 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (20.00%) Ubuntu
9 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
9 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) ITIL
2 9 (45.00%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (30.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (15.00%) Network Management
5 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (10.00%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.00%) Application Packaging
7 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
7 1 (5.00%) Issue Tracking
7 1 (5.00%) Migration
7 1 (5.00%) Project Management
7 1 (5.00%) Release Management
7 1 (5.00%) Service Management
7 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
7 1 (5.00%) Software License Management
7 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) PowerShell
2 10 (50.00%) Perl
2 10 (50.00%) Python
3 7 (35.00%) Java
4 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 5 (25.00%) Ruby
5 2 (10.00%) VB
6 1 (5.00%) PHP
6 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) MCP
3 3 (15.00%) MCSE
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA
2 4 (20.00%) HIPAA
2 4 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (15.00%) ISO 9001
3 3 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (15.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (15.00%) SLA
4 1 (5.00%) ISO22301
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (50.00%) vSphere
3 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
4 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (25.00%) vCloud
5 5 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
7 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (65.00%) SCCM
2 9 (45.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 5 (25.00%) vMotion
4 4 (20.00%) Kibana
4 4 (20.00%) WMI
5 3 (15.00%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (5.00%) Ansible
6 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
6 1 (5.00%) FortiGate
6 1 (5.00%) Puppet
6 1 (5.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) VMware
2 9 (45.00%) Cisco
2 9 (45.00%) Qualys
2 9 (45.00%) Red Hat
3 8 (40.00%) HP
4 6 (30.00%) EMC
4 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (25.00%) Juniper
6 4 (20.00%) Barracuda Networks
6 4 (20.00%) ServiceNow
7 3 (15.00%) Lumension
8 2 (10.00%) Symantec
9 1 (5.00%) Adobe
9 1 (5.00%) Autodesk
9 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
9 1 (5.00%) Dell
9 1 (5.00%) Intel Security
9 1 (5.00%) SAP
9 1 (5.00%) Sophos
9 1 (5.00%) Veeam