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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 191 211 209
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -2
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 17 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.37% 0.17% 0.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.49% 3.36% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 11
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
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
379 268 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 8.23% 5.10% 5.54%
Number of salaries quoted 323 209 247
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%

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
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 24 April 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
Guildford - 4 £37,500 -
Woking +4 2 £35,000 +4.47%
Staines - 1 - -
WSUS
South East

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 39 (95.12%) Windows
2 35 (85.37%) Active Directory
3 31 (75.61%) VMware
4 27 (65.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (63.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (56.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (56.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (56.10%) McAfee
7 22 (53.66%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (51.22%) vSphere
9 19 (46.34%) MCSE
10 17 (41.46%) HP
10 17 (41.46%) MS Exchange
10 17 (41.46%) Exchange Server 2010
11 16 (39.02%) Citrix
12 15 (36.59%) ITIL
13 13 (31.71%) SCCM
14 12 (29.27%) McAfee ePO
14 12 (29.27%) SharePoint
14 12 (29.27%) DHCP
14 12 (29.27%) DNS
15 10 (24.39%) VoIP
15 10 (24.39%) SAN
15 10 (24.39%) MCSA
15 10 (24.39%) SQL
15 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
15 10 (24.39%) Firewall
15 10 (24.39%) Hyper-V
16 9 (21.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 9 (21.95%) NetBackup

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 17 (41.46%) MS Exchange
1 17 (41.46%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (29.27%) SharePoint
3 4 (9.76%) IIS
4 2 (4.88%) Apache
5 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.44%) Lync
5 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Office
1 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (29.27%) DHCP
1 12 (29.27%) DNS
2 10 (24.39%) SAN
2 10 (24.39%) Firewall
2 10 (24.39%) VoIP
3 6 (14.63%) LAN
4 5 (12.20%) NetScaler
5 4 (9.76%) NAS
5 4 (9.76%) WAN
6 2 (4.88%) HTTP
6 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.88%) Internet
7 1 (2.44%) IP Telephony
7 1 (2.44%) OpenScape
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) MySQL
General
1 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
1 1 (2.44%) Electronics
1 1 (2.44%) Finance
1 1 (2.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Support Engineer
2 13 (31.71%) Wintel Engineer
3 12 (29.27%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 12 (29.27%) Wintel Support
4 9 (21.95%) Consultant
5 8 (19.51%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Server Support
6 4 (9.76%) Systems Support
6 4 (9.76%) Citrix Consultant
6 4 (9.76%) Server Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Server Support Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Systems Support Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 4 (9.76%) Managed Services Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Wintel Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Support Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Administrator
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (7.32%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) SecurID
1 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.44%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 39 (95.12%) Windows
2 26 (63.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (56.10%) Windows Server 2003
3 23 (56.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (17.07%) Windows 7
5 4 (9.76%) Windows 8
5 4 (9.76%) Linux
6 2 (4.88%) Windows 2000
6 2 (4.88%) Ubuntu
6 2 (4.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) ITIL
2 8 (19.51%) Change Management
3 3 (7.32%) Information Security
4 2 (4.88%) DevOps
4 2 (4.88%) Software Testing
4 2 (4.88%) Security Testing
4 2 (4.88%) Information Assurance
5 1 (2.44%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (2.44%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.44%) Migration
5 1 (2.44%) Project Management
5 1 (2.44%) Software Asset Management
5 1 (2.44%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.44%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.88%) Perl
3 2 (4.88%) PHP
4 1 (2.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (53.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (46.34%) MCSE
3 10 (24.39%) MCSA
4 5 (12.20%) MCP
5 4 (9.76%) CCA
5 4 (9.76%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.44%) MCITP
6 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (85.37%) Active Directory
2 27 (65.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (51.22%) vSphere
4 10 (24.39%) Hyper-V
5 7 (17.07%) XenApp
6 6 (14.63%) XenDesktop
7 4 (9.76%) XenServer
8 2 (4.88%) KVM
8 2 (4.88%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (31.71%) SCCM
2 12 (29.27%) McAfee ePO
3 9 (21.95%) NetBackup
3 9 (21.95%) Backup Exec
4 7 (17.07%) SCOM
5 2 (4.88%) SCVMM
5 2 (4.88%) Nagios
5 2 (4.88%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 31 (75.61%) VMware
2 23 (56.10%) McAfee
3 17 (41.46%) HP
4 16 (39.02%) Citrix
5 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
6 9 (21.95%) Cisco
7 4 (9.76%) NetApp
7 4 (9.76%) AppSense
8 2 (4.88%) SolarWinds
8 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.88%) Symantec
9 1 (2.44%) Siemens
9 1 (2.44%) Dell
9 1 (2.44%) EMC
9 1 (2.44%) Trend Micro
9 1 (2.44%) IPFX
9 1 (2.44%) Nimsoft
9 1 (2.44%) MobileIron
9 1 (2.44%) GFI Software
9 1 (2.44%) Sophos