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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 377 394 416
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +22
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 45 69 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.33% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.98% 4.55% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 36 63 32
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,300 £30,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £49,750
UK excluding London median salary £41,498 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+10.66% +15.38%
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
1512 1517 1856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 8.72% 7.22% 8.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1248 1213 1404
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +5.29%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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
Berkshire +29 26 £62,500 +66.66% 3
Surrey -12 8 £40,998 -8.89%
West Sussex +11 6 £43,750 -1.68% 2
Oxfordshire +8 4 - - 1
Hampshire +4 1 £40,000 +33.33% 1
WSUS
England

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 136 (87.74%) Windows
2 119 (76.77%) Windows Server
3 104 (67.10%) SCCM
4 101 (65.16%) Active Directory
5 98 (63.23%) VMware
6 94 (60.65%) Microsoft
7 75 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 73 (47.10%) Windows Server 2012
9 62 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 61 (39.35%) PowerShell
11 58 (37.42%) ITIL
12 54 (34.84%) MS Exchange
13 50 (32.26%) Linux
14 49 (31.61%) Hyper-V
15 48 (30.97%) vSphere
16 46 (29.68%) Firewall
17 45 (29.03%) SQL Server
18 42 (27.10%) Data Centre
19 39 (25.16%) Windows Server 2003
20 35 (22.58%) MS Office
20 35 (22.58%) HP
20 35 (22.58%) DNS
20 35 (22.58%) Cisco
21 32 (20.65%) NetApp
21 32 (20.65%) Windows 7
22 31 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
23 30 (19.35%) DHCP
23 30 (19.35%) Perl
24 29 (18.71%) Exchange Server 2010
25 28 (18.06%) Dell

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 54 (34.84%) MS Exchange
2 29 (18.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (15.48%) Exchange Server 2013
4 23 (14.84%) SharePoint
5 19 (12.26%) IIS
6 10 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (5.16%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (2.58%) CMS
8 4 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.65%) Apache
10 1 (0.65%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 35 (22.58%) MS Office
2 26 (16.77%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (15.48%) Office 365
2 19 (12.26%) OpenShift
2 19 (12.26%) SaaS
3 18 (11.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (9.03%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (2.58%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.65%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 46 (29.68%) Firewall
2 35 (22.58%) DNS
3 30 (19.35%) DHCP
4 22 (14.19%) TCP/IP
5 20 (12.90%) SAN
6 13 (8.39%) Cisco IOS
6 13 (8.39%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (8.39%) LAN
7 11 (7.10%) WAN
8 10 (6.45%) VPN
9 9 (5.81%) Internet
10 7 (4.52%) iSCSI
11 5 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (3.23%) SNMP
11 5 (3.23%) VLAN
12 4 (2.58%) IMAP4
12 4 (2.58%) IP Telephony
12 4 (2.58%) POP3
12 4 (2.58%) SMTP
12 4 (2.58%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.97%) SQL Server 2014
3 12 (7.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (7.10%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (6.45%) MongoDB
6 9 (5.81%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.65%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.65%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (6.45%) TeamCity
2 4 (2.58%) MSI
General
1 20 (12.90%) Finance
2 6 (3.87%) Local Government
3 2 (1.29%) Back Office
4 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 36 (23.23%) Analyst
2 27 (17.42%) Support Analyst
3 21 (13.55%) 3rd Line Support
4 20 (12.90%) IT Analyst
5 19 (12.26%) IT Support
6 18 (11.61%) Administrator
7 17 (10.97%) Desktop Support
7 17 (10.97%) Windows Engineer
8 16 (10.32%) Developer
8 16 (10.32%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 16 (10.32%) IT Engineer
9 15 (9.68%) Desktop Analyst
9 15 (9.68%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 15 (9.68%) Infrastructure Support
9 15 (9.68%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 15 (9.68%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
9 15 (9.68%) IT Support Analyst
9 15 (9.68%) Support Engineer
10 13 (8.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 13 (8.39%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.68%) Web Services
2 11 (7.10%) .NET
2 11 (7.10%) JSON
2 11 (7.10%) SOAP
3 10 (6.45%) AngularJS
3 10 (6.45%) ASP.NET
3 10 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 10 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (6.45%) KnockoutJS
3 10 (6.45%) MSMQ
3 10 (6.45%) Node.js
3 10 (6.45%) RabbitMQ
3 10 (6.45%) RESTful
3 10 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 10 (6.45%) WPF
4 4 (2.58%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 42 (27.10%) Data Centre
2 28 (18.06%) Clustering
3 8 (5.16%) Driving Licence
3 8 (5.16%) EMC VNX
4 7 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.23%) Biotechnology
5 5 (3.23%) Replication
6 4 (2.58%) Fat Client
6 4 (2.58%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.29%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.29%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 136 (87.74%) Windows
2 119 (76.77%) Windows Server
3 75 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 73 (47.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 50 (32.26%) Linux
6 39 (25.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 32 (20.65%) Windows 7
8 22 (14.19%) Windows 10
9 17 (10.97%) Windows 8
10 12 (7.74%) Unix
11 11 (7.10%) AIX
12 8 (5.16%) Android
13 7 (4.52%) Apple iOS
13 7 (4.52%) Windows 2000 Server
14 6 (3.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (2.58%) Data ONTAP
16 2 (1.29%) Windows 2000
17 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
17 1 (0.65%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (37.42%) ITIL
2 19 (12.26%) Capacity Planning
2 19 (12.26%) Service Management
3 17 (10.97%) Performance Monitoring
3 17 (10.97%) Problem Management
4 16 (10.32%) Patch Management
5 15 (9.68%) Virtual Environments
6 14 (9.03%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (8.39%) Incident Management
8 11 (7.10%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (6.45%) Asset Management
9 10 (6.45%) Dependency Injection
9 10 (6.45%) Kanban
9 10 (6.45%) Multithreading
9 10 (6.45%) MVC
9 10 (6.45%) Risk Analysis
9 10 (6.45%) Server Building
9 10 (6.45%) Software Delivery
9 10 (6.45%) TDD
9 10 (6.45%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 61 (39.35%) PowerShell
2 30 (19.35%) Perl
3 21 (13.55%) VBScript
4 20 (12.90%) Python
4 20 (12.90%) SQL
5 19 (12.26%) Ruby
6 11 (7.10%) Bash Shell
7 10 (6.45%) C#
7 10 (6.45%) F#
7 10 (6.45%) Java
8 9 (5.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (14.84%) MCSE
3 21 (13.55%) ITIL Certification
4 19 (12.26%) Degree
5 15 (9.68%) MCSA
6 11 (7.10%) Security Cleared
7 9 (5.81%) MCTS
8 8 (5.16%) DV Cleared
9 7 (4.52%) CCNP
9 7 (4.52%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (2.58%) NCDA
11 2 (1.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (1.29%) MCP
11 2 (1.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.65%) CISSP
12 1 (0.65%) MCITP
12 1 (0.65%) MOS
12 1 (0.65%) SANS
12 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.65%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.61%) SLA
2 11 (7.10%) HIPAA
2 11 (7.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (5.16%) QA
4 4 (2.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.29%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 101 (65.16%) Active Directory
2 62 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (31.61%) Hyper-V
4 48 (30.97%) vSphere
5 26 (16.77%) VMware ESX
6 18 (11.61%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (6.45%) Virtual Desktop
8 9 (5.81%) XenApp
9 6 (3.87%) DFS Replication
9 6 (3.87%) vCloud
10 5 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (2.58%) Terminal Server
11 4 (2.58%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (1.29%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.65%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 104 (67.10%) SCCM
2 21 (13.55%) Kibana
3 20 (12.90%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 16 (10.32%) NetBackup
5 11 (7.10%) Backup Exec
5 11 (7.10%) SCOM
5 11 (7.10%) WMI
6 10 (6.45%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 10 (6.45%) Simpana
7 8 (5.16%) EMC NetWorker
7 8 (5.16%) McAfee ePO
8 7 (4.52%) HP Data Protector
8 7 (4.52%) Tivoli
8 7 (4.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 4 (2.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (1.29%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.65%) CA Spectrum
11 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Clustering
11 1 (0.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.65%) vMotion
Vendors
1 98 (63.23%) VMware
2 94 (60.65%) Microsoft
3 35 (22.58%) Cisco
3 35 (22.58%) HP
4 32 (20.65%) NetApp
5 28 (18.06%) Dell
6 27 (17.42%) Citrix
7 21 (13.55%) Red Hat
8 20 (12.90%) Qualys
9 18 (11.61%) EMC
10 12 (7.74%) CommVault
11 11 (7.10%) ServiceNow
12 10 (6.45%) Intel Security
12 10 (6.45%) Sophos
13 9 (5.81%) Avaya
13 9 (5.81%) IBM
14 5 (3.23%) Juniper
14 5 (3.23%) Symantec
15 4 (2.58%) Fortinet
15 4 (2.58%) Remedy
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