The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 356 350 365
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 82 68 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.33% 0.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.32% 5.63% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 47 59 60
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
WSUS
England

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

Systems Management Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1542 1207 1234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.61% 5.81% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1210 940 911
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,295 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

WSUS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

WSUS Salary Trend in the South East

WSUS
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSUS across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

WSUS Salary Histogram in the South East

WSUS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 March 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
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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
Berkshire +10 32 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Surrey 0 22 £40,500 -10.00%
West Sussex -1 9 £42,500 +13.33%
Buckinghamshire +10 8 £29,500 -21.33%
Hampshire -18 7 £35,000 +29.62% 1
Kent - 4 £67,500 -
WSUS
England

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 157 (94.01%) Windows
2 127 (76.05%) Active Directory
3 106 (63.47%) VMware
4 104 (62.28%) Microsoft
5 98 (58.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 93 (55.69%) VMware Infrastructure
7 69 (41.32%) DNS
8 67 (40.12%) SCCM
9 64 (38.32%) DHCP
9 64 (38.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 56 (33.53%) HP
11 55 (32.93%) Windows Server 2003
12 53 (31.74%) MS Exchange
13 51 (30.54%) Citrix
14 45 (26.95%) TCP/IP
14 45 (26.95%) vSphere
15 43 (25.75%) ITIL
15 43 (25.75%) PowerShell
16 38 (22.75%) Firewall
17 37 (22.16%) SQL
18 34 (20.36%) Backup Exec
18 34 (20.36%) Hyper-V
18 34 (20.36%) Windows 7
19 33 (19.76%) LAN
20 32 (19.16%) MS Office
21 30 (17.96%) SCOM
22 28 (16.77%) Cisco
22 28 (16.77%) Microsoft Certification
23 27 (16.17%) SAN
23 27 (16.17%) WAN

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 53 (31.74%) MS Exchange
2 27 (16.17%) Lync
3 24 (14.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (11.98%) SharePoint
5 14 (8.38%) IIS
6 9 (5.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 8 (4.79%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (4.19%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (2.40%) Apache
10 3 (1.80%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (1.80%) MS Project Server
10 3 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 32 (19.16%) MS Office
2 20 (11.98%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.80%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.99%) Office 365
2 4 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 69 (41.32%) DNS
2 64 (38.32%) DHCP
3 45 (26.95%) TCP/IP
4 38 (22.75%) Firewall
5 33 (19.76%) LAN
6 27 (16.17%) SAN
6 27 (16.17%) WAN
7 7 (4.19%) Internet
7 7 (4.19%) SSL
8 5 (2.99%) VPN
8 5 (2.99%) HTTP
8 5 (2.99%) Wireless
9 4 (2.40%) NAS
9 4 (2.40%) VLAN
10 3 (1.80%) iSCSI
10 3 (1.80%) Extranet
10 3 (1.80%) Intranet
10 3 (1.80%) DMZ
11 2 (1.20%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (0.60%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.79%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (4.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.40%) MySQL
4 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.20%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (3.59%) AdminStudio
2 4 (2.40%) Wise Package Studio
3 3 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.60%) WinDbg
General
1 11 (6.59%) Finance
2 6 (3.59%) Banking
3 4 (2.40%) Legal
4 3 (1.80%) Advertising
4 3 (1.80%) Law
4 3 (1.80%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.20%) Retail
6 1 (0.60%) Marketing
6 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.60%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 64 (38.32%) Support Engineer
2 17 (10.18%) Administrator
3 16 (9.58%) Systems Administrator
4 15 (8.98%) Technical Support
4 15 (8.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (8.98%) Wintel Engineer
5 13 (7.78%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 13 (7.78%) Wintel Support
5 13 (7.78%) Server Engineer
6 12 (7.19%) Server Support Engineer
6 12 (7.19%) Support Supervisor
6 12 (7.19%) Server Support
7 11 (6.59%) Systems Engineer
8 9 (5.39%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (5.39%) IT Support
8 9 (5.39%) Consultant
9 7 (4.19%) Systems Support Engineer
9 7 (4.19%) Senior Support Engineer
9 7 (4.19%) Operations Engineer
9 7 (4.19%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.98%) Application Packaging
2 12 (7.19%) Web Services
3 8 (4.79%) .NET
4 2 (1.20%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.18%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.79%) Clustering
3 7 (4.19%) Client/Server
3 7 (4.19%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.40%) EqualLogic
5 3 (1.80%) Biotechnology
6 2 (1.20%) iPhone
7 1 (0.60%) SecurID
7 1 (0.60%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.60%) CMDB
7 1 (0.60%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.60%) Replication
7 1 (0.60%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.60%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 157 (94.01%) Windows
2 98 (58.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 64 (38.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 55 (32.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 34 (20.36%) Windows 7
6 22 (13.17%) Windows XP
7 18 (10.78%) Linux
8 11 (6.59%) Windows 8
9 6 (3.59%) Windows Vista
10 4 (2.40%) CentOS
11 2 (1.20%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (25.75%) ITIL
2 24 (14.37%) Disaster Recovery
3 20 (11.98%) BCP
4 18 (10.78%) Change Management
4 18 (10.78%) Performance Monitoring
5 16 (9.58%) Project Management
6 12 (7.19%) OpenUP
7 11 (6.59%) Migration
8 9 (5.39%) Release Management
8 9 (5.39%) Software Deployment
8 9 (5.39%) High Availability
9 8 (4.79%) Service Management
9 8 (4.79%) Load Balancing
9 8 (4.79%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (4.79%) Business Continuity
10 7 (4.19%) Project Planning
10 7 (4.19%) Configuration Management
11 6 (3.59%) Change Control
12 5 (2.99%) Problem Management
12 5 (2.99%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (25.75%) PowerShell
2 37 (22.16%) SQL
3 26 (15.57%) VBScript
4 6 (3.59%) VB
5 4 (2.40%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.40%) Perl
5 4 (2.40%) PHP
6 2 (1.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (16.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (15.57%) Security Cleared
3 23 (13.77%) MCSE
4 19 (11.38%) SC Cleared
5 14 (8.38%) DV Cleared
6 13 (7.78%) MCSA
7 10 (5.99%) MCP
7 10 (5.99%) Degree
8 5 (2.99%) MCITP
8 5 (2.99%) MCTS
9 4 (2.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (2.40%) HND
10 3 (1.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.60%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.99%) SLA
2 7 (4.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (2.40%) QA
3 4 (2.40%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 127 (76.05%) Active Directory
2 93 (55.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (26.95%) vSphere
4 34 (20.36%) Hyper-V
5 19 (11.38%) XenApp
6 17 (10.18%) Microsoft App-V
6 17 (10.18%) XenDesktop
7 12 (7.19%) VMware ESX
8 9 (5.39%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (2.99%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (2.40%) KVM
11 3 (1.80%) XenServer
12 1 (0.60%) BlackBerry Internet Service
12 1 (0.60%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.60%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 67 (40.12%) SCCM
2 34 (20.36%) Backup Exec
3 30 (17.96%) SCOM
4 14 (8.38%) SCVMM
4 14 (8.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 14 (8.38%) McAfee ePO
5 13 (7.78%) EMC NetWorker
6 10 (5.99%) NetBackup
7 8 (4.79%) SCSM
7 8 (4.79%) ARCserve
7 8 (4.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 8 (4.79%) BladeLogic
8 5 (2.99%) Nagios
9 4 (2.40%) HP SIM
9 4 (2.40%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.60%) DameWare
Vendors
1 106 (63.47%) VMware
2 104 (62.28%) Microsoft
3 56 (33.53%) HP
4 51 (30.54%) Citrix
5 28 (16.77%) Cisco
6 27 (16.17%) McAfee
7 25 (14.97%) Symantec
8 22 (13.17%) SolarWinds
9 21 (12.57%) Dell
10 15 (8.98%) EMC
11 13 (7.78%) Sophos
12 12 (7.19%) Lumension
13 7 (4.19%) NetApp
14 6 (3.59%) Wyse
14 6 (3.59%) Red Hat
15 5 (2.99%) Avaya
15 5 (2.99%) AppSense
15 5 (2.99%) Remedy
16 4 (2.40%) ArcSight
16 4 (2.40%) WatchGuard
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Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
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