The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 218 223 213
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 19 29 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.35% 0.49% 0.41%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.21% 6.56% 7.99%
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 23
Median salary £33,250 £39,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.82% +46.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £24,940 £20,420
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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 West region.

Systems Management Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
365 442 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.75% 7.51% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 277 339 236
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 West

WSUS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

WSUS Salary Trend in the South West

WSUS
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSUS across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

WSUS Salary Histogram in the South West

WSUS
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
Wiltshire +9 8 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Gloucestershire -7 6 £36,000 -7.69% 2
Bristol +27 4 £31,250 -14.38%
Devon +2 1 £27,000 +16.88%
WSUS
England

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 West region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 38 (95.00%) Windows
2 35 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 31 (77.50%) VMware
4 26 (65.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
6 21 (52.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 20 (50.00%) Citrix
8 18 (45.00%) Active Directory
9 17 (42.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (42.50%) MS Exchange
10 15 (37.50%) MCSE
10 15 (37.50%) Cisco
10 15 (37.50%) vSphere
11 14 (35.00%) ITIL
12 13 (32.50%) CCNA
12 13 (32.50%) Cisco Certification
13 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (30.00%) Windows 7
14 11 (27.50%) DHCP
14 11 (27.50%) Hyper-V
14 11 (27.50%) SCCM
15 10 (25.00%) MCITP
15 10 (25.00%) DNS
15 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
15 10 (25.00%) MCSA
15 10 (25.00%) Linux
15 10 (25.00%) Symantec
15 10 (25.00%) SAN
15 10 (25.00%) Performance Tuning

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 17 (42.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.50%) MS Office
3 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) DHCP
2 10 (25.00%) DNS
2 10 (25.00%) SAN
3 8 (20.00%) VPN
4 7 (17.50%) Firewall
5 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (7.50%) LAN
7 2 (5.00%) MPLS
7 2 (5.00%) VoIP
7 2 (5.00%) WAN
7 2 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.50%) ADSL
8 1 (2.50%) Broadband
8 1 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (2.50%) Internet
8 1 (2.50%) Network Security
8 1 (2.50%) PBX
8 1 (2.50%) PPTP
8 1 (2.50%) SSL
8 1 (2.50%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MSI
General
1 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.50%) Back Office
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Games
2 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 11 (27.50%) Support Engineer
3 10 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 10 (25.00%) Analyst
3 10 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (17.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (17.50%) Systems Support
5 7 (17.50%) Systems Support Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) IT Support
6 5 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) Storage Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) COM
2 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.00%) N-Tier
3 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.50%) Clustering
4 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 38 (95.00%) Windows
2 35 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 26 (65.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (52.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (30.00%) Windows 7
5 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (25.00%) Linux
7 7 (17.50%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.50%) Mac OS
8 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) ITIL
2 10 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (20.00%) High Availability
4 6 (15.00%) Patch Management
4 6 (15.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (10.00%) Change Management
6 4 (10.00%) DevOps
6 4 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (7.50%) Change Control
7 3 (7.50%) Fault Analysis
7 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 3 (7.50%) Problem Management
7 3 (7.50%) Product Management
8 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.00%) Server Patching
9 1 (2.50%) Data Protection
9 1 (2.50%) Server Virtualisation
9 1 (2.50%) Software Distribution
9 1 (2.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.50%) VB
3 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (42.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (37.50%) MCSE
3 13 (32.50%) CCNA
3 13 (32.50%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (25.00%) MCITP
4 10 (25.00%) MCSA
5 8 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 6 (15.00%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (5.00%) MCP
8 1 (2.50%) Degree
8 1 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (2.50%) MCDST
8 1 (2.50%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (45.00%) Active Directory
3 15 (37.50%) vSphere
4 11 (27.50%) Hyper-V
5 7 (17.50%) XenApp
6 6 (15.00%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (10.00%) VMware ESX
8 3 (7.50%) Terminal Services
9 2 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (5.00%) XenDesktop
10 1 (2.50%) DFS Replication
10 1 (2.50%) Firmware
10 1 (2.50%) ISA Server
10 1 (2.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (27.50%) SCCM
2 9 (22.50%) Backup Exec
2 9 (22.50%) NetBackup
2 9 (22.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (12.50%) SCOM
4 3 (7.50%) AirWatch
5 1 (2.50%) HP SIM
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (2.50%) OpenView
5 1 (2.50%) SCDPM
5 1 (2.50%) SCOrch
5 1 (2.50%) SCSM
5 1 (2.50%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 31 (77.50%) VMware
2 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 20 (50.00%) Citrix
4 15 (37.50%) Cisco
5 10 (25.00%) Symantec
6 8 (20.00%) Sophos
7 7 (17.50%) NetApp
8 4 (10.00%) IBM
9 3 (7.50%) CommVault
9 3 (7.50%) Meru Networks
10 2 (5.00%) Capita
10 2 (5.00%) Dell
10 2 (5.00%) EMC
10 2 (5.00%) HP
11 1 (2.50%) Dell Compellent
11 1 (2.50%) MobileIron
11 1 (2.50%) Nimble Storage
11 1 (2.50%) Panasonic
11 1 (2.50%) Sage
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