The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 89 97 72
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -25
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 7 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.61% 0.25% 1.66%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.73% 7.32% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 15
Average salary £30,500 £32,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.68% -13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £32,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £32,000 £41,200
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +5.63%
WSUS
Wales

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 Wales region.

Systems Management Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
51 41 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.43% 3.37% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 42 30 72
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £23,100 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

WSUS
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

WSUS Salary Trend in South Wales

WSUS
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSUS across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

WSUS Salary Histogram in South Wales

WSUS
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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
Cardiff +3 6 £30,500 -4.68% 1
WSUS
Wales

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
4 7 (70.00%) ITIL
5 6 (60.00%) VMware
5 6 (60.00%) Clustering
5 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (50.00%) SCCM
6 5 (50.00%) DHCP
6 5 (50.00%) DNS
7 4 (40.00%) Cisco
7 4 (40.00%) IBM
7 4 (40.00%) HP
7 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (40.00%) vSphere
7 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (40.00%) High Availability
8 3 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (30.00%) HP Data Protector
8 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (30.00%) Dell
8 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (30.00%) Tivoli
8 3 (30.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) DHCP
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) VoIP
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Exchange Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Exchange Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Release Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) EqualLogic
2 2 (20.00%) Replication
2 2 (20.00%) Symmetrix
3 1 (10.00%) CMDB
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (20.00%) AIX
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) High Availability
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Software Distribution
3 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITSM
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Release Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) MCTS
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (10.00%) MCP
3 1 (10.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 4 (40.00%) vSphere
3 3 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) SCCM
2 3 (30.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (30.00%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (30.00%) Tivoli
2 3 (30.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (10.00%) BMC Marimba
3 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) IBM
4 3 (30.00%) Dell
4 3 (30.00%) Symantec
4 3 (30.00%) Veritas
5 2 (20.00%) 3PAR
5 2 (20.00%) EMC
5 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (10.00%) BMC
6 1 (10.00%) NetApp
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle
6 1 (10.00%) Remedy
6 1 (10.00%) SAP
6 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago