The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 37 66 72
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +6
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 7 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.28% 0.91% 0.76%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.29% 13.04% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 0
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%

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

Systems Management Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
49 46 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 15.96% 6.95% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 48 44 56
Median salary £67,500 £50,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% +14.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £39,250 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

WSUS
Salary Trend in Slough

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

WSUS Salary Trend in Slough

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 16 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 Slough region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 18 (100.00%) ITIL
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 16 (88.89%) NetApp
3 15 (83.33%) Windows Server
4 14 (77.78%) Cisco
5 12 (66.67%) SCCM
6 11 (61.11%) Cisco IOS
6 11 (61.11%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (61.11%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (50.00%) AIX
7 9 (50.00%) Linux
8 8 (44.44%) Data Centre
9 7 (38.89%) Data ONTAP
9 7 (38.89%) Incident Management
9 7 (38.89%) Risk Assessment
10 6 (33.33%) Service Management
10 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
10 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (33.33%) High Availability
11 5 (27.78%) NCDA
11 5 (27.78%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (27.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (27.78%) CCNP
11 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
12 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
12 4 (22.22%) DNS
12 4 (22.22%) VMware ESX

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) CMS
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
1 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (11.11%) SaaS
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) Cisco ASA
1 11 (61.11%) Cisco IOS
1 11 (61.11%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (22.22%) DNS
2 4 (22.22%) Firewall
2 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 3 (16.67%) LAN
3 3 (16.67%) WAN
4 2 (11.11%) MPLS
4 2 (11.11%) NAS
4 2 (11.11%) SAN
General
1 2 (11.11%) Back Office
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
1 6 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Compliance Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Operations Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Operations Team Leader
2 3 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 2 (11.11%) Graduate
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) IT Graduate
3 2 (11.11%) Release Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Data Centre Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Data Centre Operations Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Data Centre Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 9 (50.00%) AIX
3 9 (50.00%) Linux
4 7 (38.89%) Data ONTAP
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) Incident Management
2 7 (38.89%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (33.33%) High Availability
3 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 6 (33.33%) Service Management
4 4 (22.22%) Problem Management
5 3 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (11.11%) People Management
7 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) ERP
7 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
7 1 (5.56%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) CCNP
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 5 (27.78%) NCDA
2 3 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) MCITP
3 1 (5.56%) MCSA
3 1 (5.56%) MCSE
3 1 (5.56%) MCTS
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) VMware ESX
2 4 (22.22%) vSphere
3 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.56%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (5.56%) Nagios
3 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (88.89%) NetApp
3 14 (77.78%) Cisco
4 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) HP
5 2 (11.11%) IBM
5 2 (11.11%) QNAP
6 1 (5.56%) BT
6 1 (5.56%) CA
6 1 (5.56%) Citrix