The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 38 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.40% - 1.06%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.11% - 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £29,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +5.63%
WSUS
West Midlands

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

Systems Management Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
9 13 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.61% 3.94% 15.85%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 17
Average salary £34,000 £38,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.68% +0.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £37,500 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £45,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WSUS across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

WSUS
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

WSUS Salary Trend in Solihull

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Solihull 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%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (87.50%) Patch Management
2 7 (87.50%) SCCM
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
3 6 (75.00%) Firmware
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
5 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (25.00%) ISO22301
6 1 (12.50%) Ticket Management
6 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (12.50%) Logistics
6 1 (12.50%) Change Management
6 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) QA
6 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 7

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 6 (75.00%) IT Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 5 (62.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Desktop Support
2 5 (62.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) IT Support
2 5 (62.50%) IT Support Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Server Support
2 5 (62.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Patch Management
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Logistics
2 1 (12.50%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (25.00%) ISO22301
2 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (12.50%) QA
3 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Firmware
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle