The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank - 65 67
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category - 33.33% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £37,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -31.81%
UK excluding London average salary £37,250 £35,000 £36,834
% change year-on-year
+6.42% -4.97%
WSUS
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Systems Management Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
16 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.91% 0.52% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 5
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £29,100 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,600 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

WSUS
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

WSUS Salary Trend in Staffordshire

WSUS
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) LANDesk
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (100.00%) Support Technician
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support Technician
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Technician
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) LANDesk