The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 53 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.24% 0.23% -
As % of the Systems Management category 31.58% 10.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £36,834
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -4.97%
WSUS
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Systems Management Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
19 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.94% 2.26% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 13
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

WSUS
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

WSUS Salary Trend in Suffolk

WSUS
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
Newmarket - 2 £38,500 -
WSUS
East of England

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (66.67%) Backup Exec
3 4 (66.67%) Symantec
3 4 (66.67%) Blackberry
3 4 (66.67%) SCOM
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) EMC
4 2 (33.33%) NetApp
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) Lync
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) Lync
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) DHCP
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Backup Exec
1 4 (66.67%) SCOM
1 4 (66.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Symantec
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) EMC
3 2 (33.33%) NetApp