The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 61 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 7 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.22% - 0.77%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.94% - 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
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 Slough region.

Systems Management Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
64 53 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 11.13% 9.45% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 48 48 53
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.84%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WSUS across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) OpenUP
2 7 (87.50%) DHCP
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) Change Management
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Lync
4 3 (37.50%) SAN
5 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (12.50%) vSphere
6 1 (12.50%) NetApp
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) Firewall
6 1 (12.50%) VMware
6 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
6 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (62.50%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
2 7 (87.50%) DHCP
3 3 (37.50%) SAN
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (87.50%) Change Management
2 7 (87.50%) OpenUP
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) NetApp
2 1 (12.50%) VMware