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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 64 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 6 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.92% 0.80% -
As % of the Systems Management category 13.95% 8.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +5.63%
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
43 59 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 6.62% 9.41% 10.47%
Number of salaries quoted 41 53 57
Average salary £52,500 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSUS across the Slough region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

WSUS Salary Histogram in Slough

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) ITIL
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (100.00%) DHCP
1 9 (100.00%) DNS
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
1 9 (100.00%) Clustering
1 9 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (100.00%) vSphere
1 9 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (88.89%) IBM
2 8 (88.89%) HP
2 8 (88.89%) SLA
3 7 (77.78%) Dell
3 7 (77.78%) Risk Analysis
3 7 (77.78%) Mentoring
3 7 (77.78%) Coaching
4 6 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (55.56%) HP Data Protector
5 5 (55.56%) SCCM
5 5 (55.56%) VMware ESX
5 5 (55.56%) Backup Exec
5 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (55.56%) NetApp

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 9 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) DHCP
1 9 (100.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Senior IT Support
2 4 (44.44%) Support Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Support Team Leader
2 4 (44.44%) Team Leader
3 3 (33.33%) Server Support
4 2 (22.22%) Exchange Support
4 2 (22.22%) IT Support
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Wintel Support
5 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Server Support Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Wintel Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) VMware Support Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Wintel Systems Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Wintel Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Clustering
2 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (33.33%) EqualLogic
3 3 (33.33%) Symmetrix
4 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) AIX
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Unix
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (77.78%) Coaching
2 7 (77.78%) Mentoring
2 7 (77.78%) Risk Analysis
3 6 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (22.22%) MCSE
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) vSphere
2 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (55.56%) VMware ESX
4 4 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (11.11%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (11.11%) ISA Server
5 1 (11.11%) XenApp
5 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Backup Exec
1 5 (55.56%) HP Data Protector
1 5 (55.56%) SCCM
1 5 (55.56%) Tivoli
1 5 (55.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (11.11%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) HP
2 8 (88.89%) IBM
3 7 (77.78%) Dell
4 5 (55.56%) NetApp
4 5 (55.56%) Symantec
4 5 (55.56%) Veritas
5 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
6 3 (33.33%) 3PAR
6 3 (33.33%) EMC
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco
7 1 (11.11%) Citrix