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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 227 223 208
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -15
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 15 20 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.28% 0.35% 0.49%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.75% 4.75% 9.90%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 27
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +33.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,700 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,250 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +3.44%
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
316 421 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.92% 7.26% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 256 332 226
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%

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 May 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 May 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
Bristol +8 6 £25,000 -35.48%
Wiltshire +2 4 £32,500 -23.52%
Gloucestershire -2 4 £30,000 -16.66% 1
Devon - 1 £27,000 - 1
WSUS
England

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 41 (93.18%) Windows
2 39 (88.64%) Windows Server
3 31 (70.45%) Citrix
4 27 (61.36%) VMware
5 23 (52.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (50.00%) MS Exchange
7 20 (45.45%) Microsoft
7 20 (45.45%) Active Directory
8 19 (43.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (40.91%) vSphere
10 17 (38.64%) Microsoft Certification
10 17 (38.64%) NetApp
11 16 (36.36%) ITIL
11 16 (36.36%) MCSE
12 15 (34.09%) Windows 7
13 14 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (31.82%) CCNA
13 14 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
14 13 (29.55%) Symantec
14 13 (29.55%) Linux
14 13 (29.55%) MCITP
14 13 (29.55%) XenApp
15 12 (27.27%) NetBackup
15 12 (27.27%) Backup Exec
15 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
15 12 (27.27%) MCSA
15 12 (27.27%) Norton AntiVirus
16 11 (25.00%) PowerShell
17 10 (22.73%) SCCM
17 10 (22.73%) Firewall

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 22 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Office
3 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.73%) Firewall
1 10 (22.73%) VPN
2 9 (20.45%) SAN
3 7 (15.91%) DHCP
4 6 (13.64%) DNS
5 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.55%) LAN
6 2 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.27%) ADSL
7 1 (2.27%) Broadband
7 1 (2.27%) Internet
7 1 (2.27%) MPLS
7 1 (2.27%) Network Security
7 1 (2.27%) PBX
7 1 (2.27%) VoIP
7 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MSI
General
1 10 (22.73%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Back Office
3 1 (2.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
1 12 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 10 (22.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 10 (22.73%) Analyst
3 9 (20.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 8 (18.18%) Administrator
4 8 (18.18%) IT Administrator
5 7 (15.91%) Desktop Engineer
5 7 (15.91%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (15.91%) Systems Support
5 7 (15.91%) Systems Support Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Citrix Support
6 5 (11.36%) IT Support
7 4 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Support Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Windows Administrator
8 3 (6.82%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Server Support
8 3 (6.82%) Storage Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) COM
1 2 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Client/Server
2 3 (6.82%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.27%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 41 (93.18%) Windows
2 39 (88.64%) Windows Server
3 23 (52.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (43.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (34.09%) Windows 7
6 13 (29.55%) Linux
7 10 (22.73%) Windows 10
8 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.27%) Mac OS
9 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) ITIL
2 10 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (20.45%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (18.18%) Asset Management
4 8 (18.18%) Regression Testing
4 8 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (13.64%) Patch Management
5 6 (13.64%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (9.09%) High Availability
7 3 (6.82%) DevOps
8 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.27%) Change Management
9 1 (2.27%) Data Management
9 1 (2.27%) Network Load Balancing
9 1 (2.27%) Server Patching
9 1 (2.27%) Server Virtualisation
9 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.27%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.27%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (20.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (38.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (36.36%) MCSE
3 14 (31.82%) CCNA
3 14 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (29.55%) MCITP
5 12 (27.27%) MCSA
6 9 (20.45%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
7 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
8 2 (4.55%) MCP
9 1 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (2.27%) MCDST
9 1 (2.27%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 18 (40.91%) vSphere
3 14 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (29.55%) XenApp
5 5 (11.36%) Hyper-V
5 5 (11.36%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.27%) Firmware
6 1 (2.27%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (27.27%) Backup Exec
1 12 (27.27%) NetBackup
1 12 (27.27%) Norton AntiVirus
2 10 (22.73%) SCCM
3 8 (18.18%) McAfee ePO
3 8 (18.18%) Nagios
4 1 (2.27%) HP SIM
4 1 (2.27%) OpenView
4 1 (2.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (70.45%) Citrix
2 27 (61.36%) VMware
3 20 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 17 (38.64%) NetApp
5 13 (29.55%) Symantec
6 10 (22.73%) Sophos
7 8 (18.18%) Dell KACE
7 8 (18.18%) Intel Security
8 6 (13.64%) Cisco
9 3 (6.82%) IBM
10 2 (4.55%) AppSense
10 2 (4.55%) EMC
10 2 (4.55%) HP
11 1 (2.27%) Dell
11 1 (2.27%) MobileIron
11 1 (2.27%) Panasonic
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon
Salary: Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
Capita plc
Salary: £25000.00 - £29000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago