The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 114 127 127
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 25 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.19% 0.75% 0.92%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.30% 8.00% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 25 8 15
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
WSUS
Berkshire

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
188 225 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 8.94% 9.36% 11.61%
Number of salaries quoted 161 154 179
Average salary £50,000 £48,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.62% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WSUS across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 2016.

WSUS Salary Histogram in Reading

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 42 (91.30%) VMware
1 42 (91.30%) Firewall
1 42 (91.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (86.96%) Cisco IOS
2 40 (86.96%) Qualys
2 40 (86.96%) SCCM
2 40 (86.96%) PowerShell
2 40 (86.96%) Finance
2 40 (86.96%) Ruby
2 40 (86.96%) Java
2 40 (86.96%) Perl
2 40 (86.96%) ITIL
2 40 (86.96%) Linux
2 40 (86.96%) Python
2 40 (86.96%) Cisco
2 40 (86.96%) EMC
2 40 (86.96%) Capacity Planning
2 40 (86.96%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 40 (86.96%) Cisco Nexus
2 40 (86.96%) EMC VNX
3 39 (84.78%) Red Hat
4 34 (73.91%) VMware ESX
4 34 (73.91%) vSphere
5 31 (67.39%) QA
6 30 (65.22%) Mentoring
7 28 (60.87%) SaaS
7 28 (60.87%) OpenShift
7 28 (60.87%) Hyper-V
7 28 (60.87%) ITIL Certification
8 26 (56.52%) Windows

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 5 (10.87%) IIS
2 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 28 (60.87%) OpenShift
1 28 (60.87%) SaaS
2 7 (15.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (91.30%) Firewall
2 40 (86.96%) Cisco IOS
2 40 (86.96%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (26.09%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (13.04%) DNS
4 6 (13.04%) TCP/IP
4 6 (13.04%) VPN
5 3 (6.52%) Internet
6 2 (4.35%) DHCP
6 2 (4.35%) LAN
6 2 (4.35%) SMTP
6 2 (4.35%) VLAN
6 2 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 40 (86.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (63.04%) VMware Engineer
2 20 (43.48%) Linux Engineer
3 17 (36.96%) Administrator
3 17 (36.96%) Linux Administrator
4 15 (32.61%) Operations Engineer
5 14 (30.43%) VMWare Administrator
6 13 (28.26%) Cloud Engineer
6 13 (28.26%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 11 (23.91%) Senior VMware Engineer
8 10 (21.74%) Senior VMWare Administrator
8 10 (21.74%) Windows Engineer
9 9 (19.57%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 7 (15.22%) Senior Operations Engineer
10 7 (15.22%) Support Engineer
10 7 (15.22%) VMware Support Engineer
11 5 (10.87%) Senior Cloud Engineer
12 4 (8.70%) Analyst
12 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) Sass
2 2 (4.35%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (86.96%) EMC VNX
2 14 (30.43%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.35%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 40 (86.96%) Linux
2 26 (56.52%) Windows
3 12 (26.09%) Unix
4 6 (13.04%) Windows Server
4 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.35%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Vista
5 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (86.96%) Capacity Planning
1 40 (86.96%) ITIL
2 30 (65.22%) Mentoring
3 12 (26.09%) Server Patching
3 12 (26.09%) Service Management
3 12 (26.09%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.35%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (2.17%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 40 (86.96%) Java
1 40 (86.96%) Perl
1 40 (86.96%) PowerShell
1 40 (86.96%) Python
1 40 (86.96%) Ruby
2 12 (26.09%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (60.87%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (67.39%) QA
System Software
1 42 (91.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (73.91%) VMware ESX
2 34 (73.91%) vSphere
3 28 (60.87%) Hyper-V
4 12 (26.09%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (15.22%) Docker
6 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
7 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (4.35%) Terminal Services
7 2 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 40 (86.96%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 40 (86.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 42 (91.30%) VMware
2 40 (86.96%) Cisco
2 40 (86.96%) EMC
2 40 (86.96%) Qualys
3 39 (84.78%) Red Hat
4 14 (30.43%) Citrix
5 8 (17.39%) Sun
6 2 (4.35%) HP
6 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.35%) ProCurve
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