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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 83 92 97
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 1 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.11% 0.56% 0.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.56% 11.32% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Median salary £33,000 £30,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.19% -4.68%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +10.81%

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
39 53 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.43% 4.93% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 36 47 35
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £31,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing WSUS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Newport - 1 £33,000 -
WSUS
Wales

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Wales region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (50.00%) High Availability
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) VoIP
4 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) IIS
4 2 (33.33%) Dell
4 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) SCCM
4 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Subversion
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (16.67%) CentOS
5 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (16.67%) MCTS
5 1 (16.67%) Service Management
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Games
5 1 (16.67%) EMC
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) AIX
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) MCTS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Dell
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat