The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 176 206 174
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -32
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 40 12 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.89% 0.25% 0.77%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.20% 2.82% 11.56%
Number of salaries quoted 40 9 36
Average salary £45,000 £33,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.32% -23.86%
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.15% -18.75%
WSUS
South East

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

Systems Management Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
392 426 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 8.75% 8.71% 6.64%
Number of salaries quoted 336 360 275
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

WSUS
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

WSUS Salary Trend in Surrey

WSUS
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSUS across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

WSUS Salary Histogram in Surrey

WSUS
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Egham - 31 £45,000 - 1
Woking +6 8 £38,000 +13.43%
Guildford - 1 £37,500 - 1
WSUS
South East

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 56 (94.92%) Windows
1 56 (94.92%) Cisco
2 54 (91.53%) Microsoft
3 53 (89.83%) SCCM
4 52 (88.14%) MS Exchange
4 52 (88.14%) DHCP
4 52 (88.14%) DNS
4 52 (88.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 50 (84.75%) Firewall
6 47 (79.66%) Hyper-V
7 43 (72.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 43 (72.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 43 (72.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 40 (67.80%) MCSE
9 39 (66.10%) SCOM
10 38 (64.41%) Migration
11 35 (59.32%) Clustering
11 35 (59.32%) Backup Exec
11 35 (59.32%) MCITP
11 35 (59.32%) SQL Server 2008
11 35 (59.32%) Network Load Balancing
11 35 (59.32%) Cisco ASA
11 35 (59.32%) MCSA
11 35 (59.32%) Linux
11 35 (59.32%) SQL Server
11 35 (59.32%) IIS
11 35 (59.32%) MCP
11 35 (59.32%) SAN
11 35 (59.32%) Symantec
11 35 (59.32%) Windows 7

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 52 (88.14%) MS Exchange
1 52 (88.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 35 (59.32%) Lync
2 35 (59.32%) IIS
3 17 (28.81%) SharePoint
4 5 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 52 (88.14%) DHCP
1 52 (88.14%) DNS
2 50 (84.75%) Firewall
3 35 (59.32%) SAN
3 35 (59.32%) Cisco ASA
4 28 (47.46%) Skype
5 24 (40.68%) WAN
5 24 (40.68%) LAN
6 22 (37.29%) VoIP
7 20 (33.90%) VPN
8 15 (25.42%) VLAN
8 15 (25.42%) iSCSI
9 7 (11.86%) NetScaler
10 4 (6.78%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (59.32%) SQL Server
1 35 (59.32%) SQL Server 2008
1 35 (59.32%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (1.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (59.32%) Systems Administrator
1 35 (59.32%) Administrator
2 13 (22.03%) Consultant
3 8 (13.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Citrix Consultant
5 4 (6.78%) Managed Services Consultant
6 3 (5.08%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (3.39%) Support Engineer
8 1 (1.69%) Support Specialist
8 1 (1.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (1.69%) Analyst
8 1 (1.69%) Server Support
8 1 (1.69%) Support Analyst
8 1 (1.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (1.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (1.69%) Server Engineer
8 1 (1.69%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 1 (1.69%) Server Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 35 (59.32%) Clustering
2 15 (25.42%) EqualLogic
3 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 56 (94.92%) Windows
2 43 (72.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 43 (72.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 35 (59.32%) Windows 7
3 35 (59.32%) Linux
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (64.41%) Migration
2 35 (59.32%) Network Load Balancing
3 15 (25.42%) ITIL
4 12 (20.34%) Change Management
5 5 (8.47%) Asset Management
5 5 (8.47%) Server Building
6 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (28.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (72.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (67.80%) MCSE
3 35 (59.32%) MCSA
3 35 (59.32%) MCP
3 35 (59.32%) MCITP
4 5 (8.47%) VCAP
4 5 (8.47%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (8.47%) CCNP
4 5 (8.47%) CCNA
5 4 (6.78%) CCA
5 4 (6.78%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (25.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (79.66%) Hyper-V
2 15 (25.42%) Active Directory
3 12 (20.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (15.25%) XenApp
5 4 (6.78%) XenServer
5 4 (6.78%) XenDesktop
5 4 (6.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 53 (89.83%) SCCM
2 39 (66.10%) SCOM
3 35 (59.32%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.69%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 56 (94.92%) Cisco
2 54 (91.53%) Microsoft
3 35 (59.32%) Symantec
4 22 (37.29%) Citrix
5 15 (25.42%) Dell
6 14 (23.73%) VMware
7 9 (15.25%) NetApp
8 4 (6.78%) AppSense
9 1 (1.69%) McAfee
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan and Life Assu
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
@ITS
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 29 days holiday + pension + share
Posted: 10 days ago