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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 91 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.19% 0.086% -
As % of the Systems Management category 4.08% 1.79% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £21,500 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
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
49 56 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.53% 4.84% 7.08%
Number of salaries quoted 47 48 52
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
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 18 September 2014. 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 -6 1 £21,500 -30.64%
Bridgend - 1 £21,500 -
WSUS
Wales

WSUS
Top 22 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) WatchGuard
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Lync

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 1 (50.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Support
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) WatchGuard