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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 66 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.47% 0.20% -
As % of the Systems Management category 9.38% 1.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -18.75%
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
32 61 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 5.03% 12.18% 7.99%
Number of salaries quoted 22 57 37
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,050 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

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 28 August 2015.

WSUS Salary Histogram in Slough

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) NetApp
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) EqualLogic
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (50.00%) Symmetrix
2 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Symmetrix
2 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) NetApp
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 2 (50.00%) EMC