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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 350 398 422
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +24
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 100 73 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.52% 0.34% 0.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.41% 4.59% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 91 53 48
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £46,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
1559 1591 1534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 8.13% 7.48% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1292 1243 1208
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +4.76%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing WSUS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 4 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +11 33 £47,500 +26.66% 1
West Sussex +5 21 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Berkshire +7 15 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Oxfordshire +10 14 £42,500 +26.86% 1
Kent +11 13 £27,500 - 1
Hampshire +5 3 £18,000 -49.29%
WSUS
England

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 South East region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 158 (85.41%) Windows
2 132 (71.35%) Active Directory
2 132 (71.35%) Windows Server
3 116 (62.70%) Microsoft
4 100 (54.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 96 (51.89%) SCCM
6 95 (51.35%) Firewall
7 87 (47.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 86 (46.49%) VMware
9 76 (41.08%) ITIL
10 71 (38.38%) Hyper-V
11 70 (37.84%) SQL Server
12 69 (37.30%) Dell
13 65 (35.14%) PowerShell
14 62 (33.51%) VMware Infrastructure
15 61 (32.97%) Clustering
16 56 (30.27%) DNS
16 56 (30.27%) Linux
17 55 (29.73%) vSphere
18 54 (29.19%) SAN
19 51 (27.57%) HP
19 51 (27.57%) MS Exchange
20 48 (25.95%) Cisco
21 46 (24.86%) DHCP
22 44 (23.78%) Windows 7
23 43 (23.24%) VPN
23 43 (23.24%) IIS
24 42 (22.70%) Microsoft Certification
25 38 (20.54%) Ruby
26 37 (20.00%) MS Office

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 51 (27.57%) MS Exchange
2 43 (23.24%) IIS
3 37 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 37 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 36 (19.46%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (7.57%) Skype for Business
6 10 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (5.41%) Node.js
7 8 (4.32%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.62%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.62%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.08%) CMS
Applications
1 37 (20.00%) MS Office
2 24 (12.97%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.08%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 33 (17.84%) Office 365
2 15 (8.11%) OpenShift
2 15 (8.11%) SaaS
3 14 (7.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (3.24%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.62%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 95 (51.35%) Firewall
2 56 (30.27%) DNS
3 54 (29.19%) SAN
4 46 (24.86%) DHCP
5 43 (23.24%) VPN
6 32 (17.30%) iSCSI
7 27 (14.59%) Cisco IOS
7 27 (14.59%) Cisco Nexus
7 27 (14.59%) Internet
8 25 (13.51%) TCP/IP
9 21 (11.35%) LAN
10 19 (10.27%) WAN
11 15 (8.11%) Fibre Channel
11 15 (8.11%) VLAN
12 13 (7.03%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (4.32%) SNMP
14 7 (3.78%) SMTP
15 4 (2.16%) IMAP4
15 4 (2.16%) POP3
16 2 (1.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (37.84%) SQL Server
2 23 (12.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (9.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (8.11%) SQL Server 2014
5 10 (5.41%) MongoDB
6 9 (4.86%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.54%) MS Access
7 1 (0.54%) MySQL
7 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 10 (5.41%) TeamCity
General
1 31 (16.76%) Finance
2 6 (3.24%) Local Government
3 2 (1.08%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.54%) Electronics
4 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (24.32%) Administrator
2 44 (23.78%) Analyst
3 39 (21.08%) Support Analyst
4 35 (18.92%) Infrastructure Support
5 34 (18.38%) Systems Administrator
6 30 (16.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 30 (16.22%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 28 (15.14%) IT Analyst
7 28 (15.14%) IT Support
8 25 (13.51%) IT Support Analyst
9 24 (12.97%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
10 20 (10.81%) Support Engineer
11 19 (10.27%) 3rd Line Support
11 19 (10.27%) VMware Engineer
12 18 (9.73%) Senior Systems Administrator
13 17 (9.19%) Desktop Support
14 16 (8.65%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
15 15 (8.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 14 (7.57%) Desktop Analyst
16 14 (7.57%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.41%) .NET
1 10 (5.41%) AngularJS
1 10 (5.41%) ASP.NET
1 10 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 10 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web API
1 10 (5.41%) KnockoutJS
1 10 (5.41%) MSMQ
1 10 (5.41%) RabbitMQ
1 10 (5.41%) RESTful
1 10 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 10 (5.41%) WPF
2 4 (2.16%) Sass
2 4 (2.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 61 (32.97%) Clustering
2 30 (16.22%) Data Centre
2 30 (16.22%) EqualLogic
3 27 (14.59%) EMC VNX
4 5 (2.70%) Driving Licence
4 5 (2.70%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.16%) Biotechnology
6 3 (1.62%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.62%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.08%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.08%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.08%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.08%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.54%) BYOD
8 1 (0.54%) Handset
8 1 (0.54%) PKI
8 1 (0.54%) Symmetrix
8 1 (0.54%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 158 (85.41%) Windows
2 132 (71.35%) Windows Server
3 100 (54.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 87 (47.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 56 (30.27%) Linux
6 44 (23.78%) Windows 7
7 26 (14.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (9.73%) Unix
9 12 (6.49%) Windows 8
10 11 (5.95%) Windows 10
11 10 (5.41%) Android
12 8 (4.32%) Apple iOS
13 6 (3.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (2.70%) CentOS
14 5 (2.70%) Debian
15 4 (2.16%) Windows 2000 Server
16 3 (1.62%) Mac OS X
16 3 (1.62%) Windows 2000
16 3 (1.62%) Windows XP
17 2 (1.08%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (41.08%) ITIL
2 29 (15.68%) Mentoring
3 27 (14.59%) Capacity Planning
4 25 (13.51%) Service Management
5 17 (9.19%) Problem Management
6 14 (7.57%) Network Load Balancing
7 13 (7.03%) Server Patching
8 12 (6.49%) Migration
8 12 (6.49%) Vulnerability Management
9 11 (5.95%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (5.95%) Performance Monitoring
10 10 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (5.41%) Dependency Injection
10 10 (5.41%) Incident Management
10 10 (5.41%) Kanban
10 10 (5.41%) Multithreading
10 10 (5.41%) MVC
10 10 (5.41%) Project Management
10 10 (5.41%) TDD
10 10 (5.41%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 65 (35.14%) PowerShell
2 38 (20.54%) Ruby
3 31 (16.76%) Perl
4 28 (15.14%) Java
4 28 (15.14%) Python
4 28 (15.14%) VBScript
5 16 (8.65%) SQL
6 12 (6.49%) Shell Script
7 10 (5.41%) C#
7 10 (5.41%) F#
8 5 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 42 (22.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (17.84%) MCSE
3 29 (15.68%) MCSA
4 16 (8.65%) ITIL Certification
5 15 (8.11%) Degree
6 13 (7.03%) MCITP
7 12 (6.49%) MCP
8 9 (4.86%) MCTS
9 4 (2.16%) CCNP
9 4 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (1.08%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.54%) CCNA
11 1 (0.54%) CISSP
11 1 (0.54%) HNC
11 1 (0.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.54%) LPIC
11 1 (0.54%) RHCSA
11 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.54%) VCAP
11 1 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (12.97%) QA
2 12 (6.49%) SLA
3 4 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.08%) BS7799
4 2 (1.08%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 132 (71.35%) Active Directory
2 71 (38.38%) Hyper-V
3 62 (33.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 55 (29.73%) vSphere
5 33 (17.84%) VMware ESX
6 24 (12.97%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (7.57%) XenApp
8 5 (2.70%) DFS Replication
9 3 (1.62%) Docker
9 3 (1.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (1.62%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.08%) Firmware
10 2 (1.08%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.54%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.54%) UAG
11 1 (0.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 96 (51.89%) SCCM
2 31 (16.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 26 (14.05%) Backup Exec
4 14 (7.57%) SCOM
5 13 (7.03%) NetBackup
6 10 (5.41%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 10 (5.41%) Kibana
7 9 (4.86%) McAfee ePO
8 5 (2.70%) Tivoli
9 3 (1.62%) HP Data Protector
9 3 (1.62%) Simpana
9 3 (1.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (1.62%) vMotion
9 3 (1.62%) WMI
10 2 (1.08%) BladeLogic
10 2 (1.08%) BMC PATROL
10 2 (1.08%) HP SIM
10 2 (1.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.54%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 116 (62.70%) Microsoft
2 86 (46.49%) VMware
3 69 (37.30%) Dell
4 51 (27.57%) HP
5 48 (25.95%) Cisco
6 35 (18.92%) Citrix
7 33 (17.84%) Red Hat
8 32 (17.30%) EMC
9 27 (14.59%) Qualys
10 24 (12.97%) Sophos
11 22 (11.89%) Avaya
11 22 (11.89%) NetApp
12 18 (9.73%) Fortinet
12 18 (9.73%) Symantec
13 13 (7.03%) Intel Security
14 8 (4.32%) CommVault
15 6 (3.24%) IBM
16 5 (2.70%) AppSense
16 5 (2.70%) Juniper
17 4 (2.16%) Sun
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Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Waitrose
Salary: £37,000 - £52,000 per year
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Salary: £40000 Per Annum
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