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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 369 397 386
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -11
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 77 72 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.32% 0.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.77% 4.35% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 65 44 52
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,464 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £47,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -5.63%
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
1614 1655 1521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.68% 7.25% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1243 1310 1213
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,050 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,800 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.17%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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
Surrey +19 23 £37,500 +11.94% 1
West Sussex +23 22 £42,500 -5.55%
Berkshire -28 15 £32,500 -18.23%
Hampshire +6 6 £47,500 +51.52%
Oxfordshire +9 5 £40,000 -8.04%
Kent - 5 £27,500 -
Buckinghamshire -2 1 £55,000 +52.77% 1
WSUS
England

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 165 (98.21%) Windows
2 126 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 126 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 120 (71.43%) DNS
4 115 (68.45%) DHCP
5 99 (58.93%) VMware
6 93 (55.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 90 (53.57%) SCCM
8 88 (52.38%) MS Exchange
9 84 (50.00%) Firewall
10 79 (47.02%) VMware Infrastructure
11 78 (46.43%) Windows Server 2012
12 69 (41.07%) TCP/IP
13 67 (39.88%) Cisco
13 67 (39.88%) LAN
14 65 (38.69%) Exchange Server 2010
15 60 (35.71%) SCOM
16 59 (35.12%) SAN
17 57 (33.93%) HP
18 56 (33.33%) Citrix
19 52 (30.95%) Symantec
20 51 (30.36%) Lync
21 50 (29.76%) WAN
22 48 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
23 47 (27.98%) SQL Server
23 47 (27.98%) Windows 7
24 45 (26.79%) Backup Exec
25 40 (23.81%) IIS
25 40 (23.81%) Clustering
25 40 (23.81%) Hyper-V

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 88 (52.38%) MS Exchange
2 65 (38.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 51 (30.36%) Lync
4 40 (23.81%) IIS
5 28 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 19 (11.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.19%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (11.31%) MS Office
2 11 (6.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.76%) Office 365
2 3 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 120 (71.43%) DNS
2 115 (68.45%) DHCP
3 84 (50.00%) Firewall
4 69 (41.07%) TCP/IP
5 67 (39.88%) LAN
6 59 (35.12%) SAN
7 50 (29.76%) WAN
8 25 (14.88%) Cisco ASA
9 21 (12.50%) VPN
10 20 (11.90%) VLAN
11 15 (8.93%) iSCSI
12 14 (8.33%) NAS
13 13 (7.74%) Skype
13 13 (7.74%) VoIP
14 12 (7.14%) SSL
15 6 (3.57%) NetScaler
16 5 (2.98%) IP Telephony
17 3 (1.79%) Wireless
18 2 (1.19%) SMTP
18 2 (1.19%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (27.98%) SQL Server
2 21 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 20 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (10.12%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.19%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.60%) WinDbg
2 1 (0.60%) JIRA
General
1 11 (6.55%) Back Office
2 10 (5.95%) Finance
3 8 (4.76%) Online Betting
4 2 (1.19%) Retail
5 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.60%) Law
5 1 (0.60%) Electronics
5 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (30.36%) Support Engineer
2 42 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 23 (13.69%) Administrator
3 23 (13.69%) Systems Administrator
4 19 (11.31%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 16 (9.52%) Analyst
6 12 (7.14%) Consultant
7 11 (6.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 10 (5.95%) Technical Support
9 9 (5.36%) Senior Support Engineer
10 8 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
10 8 (4.76%) Senior Technical Support
10 8 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
10 8 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
10 8 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (4.76%) Server Engineer
11 7 (4.17%) Server Support
12 6 (3.57%) Applications Support
12 6 (3.57%) Technical Support Engineer
12 6 (3.57%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.71%) Web Services
2 17 (10.12%) .NET
3 8 (4.76%) Application Packaging
4 2 (1.19%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 40 (23.81%) Clustering
2 29 (17.26%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (15.48%) Data Centre
4 16 (9.52%) EqualLogic
5 11 (6.55%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.98%) Replication
7 4 (2.38%) HP Storage
7 4 (2.38%) BYOD
7 4 (2.38%) Thin Client
7 4 (2.38%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.79%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.19%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.19%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.19%) FlexPod
10 1 (0.60%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.60%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.60%) CMDB
10 1 (0.60%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 165 (98.21%) Windows
2 93 (55.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 78 (46.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 47 (27.98%) Windows 7
5 34 (20.24%) Linux
6 24 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (8.33%) Windows XP
8 11 (6.55%) Windows 8
9 4 (2.38%) Windows Vista
10 3 (1.79%) UNIX
10 3 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.60%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.60%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (23.21%) ITIL
2 36 (21.43%) Patch Management
3 33 (19.64%) Migration
4 29 (17.26%) Performance Monitoring
5 25 (14.88%) Project Management
6 24 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 22 (13.10%) Security Patching
8 20 (11.90%) Network Load Balancing
8 20 (11.90%) Release Management
9 19 (11.31%) Load Balancing
9 19 (11.31%) Business Continuity
10 18 (10.71%) Server Building
10 18 (10.71%) High Availability
11 16 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (8.33%) Change Management
13 13 (7.74%) Performance Management
14 12 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
14 12 (7.14%) Configuration Management
15 11 (6.55%) Project Planning
15 11 (6.55%) Data Centre Operations
Programming Languages
1 31 (18.45%) PowerShell
2 26 (15.48%) SQL
3 12 (7.14%) VBScript
4 4 (2.38%) VB
5 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (22.02%) MCSE
3 35 (20.83%) Security Cleared
4 29 (17.26%) MCSA
4 29 (17.26%) MCP
5 26 (15.48%) MCITP
6 24 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 24 (14.29%) DV Cleared
7 8 (4.76%) Degree
8 6 (3.57%) MCTS
9 5 (2.98%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (2.98%) CCNA
10 4 (2.38%) CCA
10 4 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 12 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (4.17%) SLA
4 4 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 126 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 79 (47.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (23.81%) Hyper-V
4 32 (19.05%) vSphere
5 26 (15.48%) VMware ESX
6 19 (11.31%) VMware ESXi
7 18 (10.71%) Microsoft App-V
8 15 (8.93%) XenApp
9 8 (4.76%) XenServer
10 7 (4.17%) XenDesktop
11 4 (2.38%) Firmware
11 4 (2.38%) Terminal Server
12 3 (1.79%) Terminal Services
12 3 (1.79%) ISA Server
12 3 (1.79%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.60%) BlackBerry Internet Service
13 1 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 90 (53.57%) SCCM
2 60 (35.71%) SCOM
3 45 (26.79%) Backup Exec
4 23 (13.69%) EMC NetWorker
5 20 (11.90%) HP SIM
6 16 (9.52%) SCSM
6 16 (9.52%) ARCserve
7 15 (8.93%) NetBackup
8 13 (7.74%) Norton AntiVirus
9 9 (5.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 8 (4.76%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (2.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 4 (2.38%) BladeLogic
12 3 (1.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 2 (1.19%) Nagios
13 2 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
14 1 (0.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 1 (0.60%) DameWare
Vendors
1 126 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 99 (58.93%) VMware
3 67 (39.88%) Cisco
4 57 (33.93%) HP
5 56 (33.33%) Citrix
6 52 (30.95%) Symantec
7 36 (21.43%) Lumension
8 34 (20.24%) Dell
9 30 (17.86%) SolarWinds
10 20 (11.90%) ArcSight
11 19 (11.31%) Sophos
12 17 (10.12%) Dell Compellent
13 16 (9.52%) McAfee
14 10 (5.95%) EMC
14 10 (5.95%) NetApp
15 8 (4.76%) IBM
16 6 (3.57%) Brocade
17 5 (2.98%) AppSense
17 5 (2.98%) Remedy
18 4 (2.38%) Avaya
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