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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 38 67 64
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -3
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 10 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.80% 1.12% 1.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.61% 17.02% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 0
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +21.42%
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
51 47 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 14.29% 6.60% 11.37%
Number of salaries quoted 48 43 53
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £60,000 £55,000
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
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSUS across the Slough region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

WSUS Salary Histogram in Slough

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (94.74%) Windows Server
3 17 (89.47%) SCCM
4 15 (78.95%) ITIL
5 14 (73.68%) NetApp
6 13 (68.42%) Cisco
7 10 (52.63%) Linux
7 10 (52.63%) Cisco IOS
7 10 (52.63%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (52.63%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (47.37%) AIX
9 8 (42.11%) SLA
9 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
9 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
9 8 (42.11%) Risk Analysis
10 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
10 7 (36.84%) Service Management
11 6 (31.58%) Risk Assessment
11 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
11 6 (31.58%) VMware ESX
11 6 (31.58%) DNS
11 6 (31.58%) CCNP
11 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
11 6 (31.58%) HP
11 6 (31.58%) IBM
11 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (31.58%) vSphere
11 6 (31.58%) NCDA

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 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
2 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (10.53%) CMS
4 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) Cisco ASA
1 10 (52.63%) Cisco IOS
1 10 (52.63%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (31.58%) DNS
3 4 (21.05%) DHCP
3 4 (21.05%) Firewall
4 3 (15.79%) LAN
4 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
4 3 (15.79%) WAN
5 2 (10.53%) MPLS
5 2 (10.53%) NAS
5 2 (10.53%) SAN
General
1 2 (10.53%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco Engineer
1 7 (36.84%) VMware Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Senior Support Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Compliance Manager
3 3 (15.79%) IT Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Data Centre Team Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Graduate
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) IT Graduate
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Release Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior IT Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior IT Support
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Server Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Server Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Server Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Server Support
4 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
2 4 (21.05%) Clustering
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (94.74%) Windows Server
3 10 (52.63%) Linux
4 9 (47.37%) AIX
5 6 (31.58%) Data ONTAP
5 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) ITIL
2 8 (42.11%) Risk Analysis
3 7 (36.84%) Service Management
4 6 (31.58%) Incident Management
4 6 (31.58%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
5 4 (21.05%) High Availability
5 4 (21.05%) Problem Management
5 4 (21.05%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) CCNP
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (31.58%) NCDA
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (15.79%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.26%) MCITP
4 1 (5.26%) MCSA
4 1 (5.26%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) MCTS
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.26%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 6 (31.58%) VMware ESX
2 6 (31.58%) vSphere
3 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (89.47%) SCCM
2 4 (21.05%) HP Data Protector
2 4 (21.05%) Tivoli
2 4 (21.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Backup Exec
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (5.26%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (5.26%) Nagios
5 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
5 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (73.68%) NetApp
3 13 (68.42%) Cisco
4 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
5 6 (31.58%) HP
5 6 (31.58%) IBM
6 2 (10.53%) QNAP
6 2 (10.53%) Symantec
6 2 (10.53%) Veritas
7 1 (5.26%) BT
7 1 (5.26%) CA
7 1 (5.26%) Citrix