The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 70 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 1 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.17% 1.43% -
As % of the Systems Management category 2.86% 47.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 0
Average salary - £27,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -18.75%
WSUS
South West

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

Systems Management Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
35 23 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 5.90% 2.99% 6.27%
Number of salaries quoted 22 19 32
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -12.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,950 £43,250 £35,600
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

WSUS
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

WSUS Salary Trend in Somerset

WSUS
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Street - 1 - -
WSUS
South West

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Handset

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (50.00%) PABX
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Support Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Head of IT
1 1 (50.00%) Architecture Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Architecture
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Handset
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Market Research
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) VMware