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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 207 173 214
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +41
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 11 39 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.23% 0.82% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.35% 12.87% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 8 38 11
Average salary £35,250 £44,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.88% +100.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,300 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £53,000 £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
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
468 303 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 9.93% 6.39% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 386 266 235
Average salary £42,500 £42,750 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.58% +4.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £30,100 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.10%

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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014. 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
Woking +4 4 £42,500 -3.40%
Guildford +4 2 £33,750 -11.18%
Staines - 1 - -
WSUS
South East

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 29 (96.67%) Windows
2 25 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 25 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (73.33%) Microsoft
4 22 (73.33%) HP
4 22 (73.33%) Dell
4 22 (73.33%) Citrix
4 22 (73.33%) Firewall
4 22 (73.33%) Hyper-V
5 20 (66.67%) SCCM
6 19 (63.33%) VMware
6 19 (63.33%) XenApp
6 19 (63.33%) XenServer
6 19 (63.33%) XenDesktop
7 18 (60.00%) SQL
8 17 (56.67%) Citrix Certification
8 17 (56.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (56.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (53.33%) MS Excel
9 16 (53.33%) SAN
9 16 (53.33%) Nimsoft
10 14 (46.67%) ITIL
10 14 (46.67%) CCA
11 12 (40.00%) MS Exchange
12 9 (30.00%) Solaris
12 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (26.67%) IIS
14 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
14 7 (23.33%) PRINCE2

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 12 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (26.67%) IIS
3 7 (23.33%) Apache
4 4 (13.33%) Lync
4 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2000
4 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (6.67%) GlassFish
6 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
7 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (53.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (73.33%) Firewall
2 16 (53.33%) SAN
3 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
4 6 (20.00%) DNS
5 4 (13.33%) Wireless
6 3 (10.00%) LAN
7 2 (6.67%) WAN
7 2 (6.67%) DHCP
7 2 (6.67%) Kerberos
7 2 (6.67%) DMZ
7 2 (6.67%) Internet
7 2 (6.67%) IPsec
8 1 (3.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) Big Data
General
1 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Support Engineer
2 15 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 12 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 10 (33.33%) Server Engineer
5 7 (23.33%) Server Support
5 7 (23.33%) Consultant
5 7 (23.33%) Server Support Engineer
5 7 (23.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 7 (23.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 5 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (13.33%) Account Manager
7 4 (13.33%) Technical Manager
7 4 (13.33%) Technical Account Manager
8 3 (10.00%) Senior Account Manager
8 3 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior Technical Manager
8 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 3 (10.00%) Support Consultant
8 3 (10.00%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (13.33%) Replication
2 4 (13.33%) Clustering
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (96.67%) Windows
2 25 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (56.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (30.00%) Solaris
6 4 (13.33%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (10.00%) Linux
8 2 (6.67%) UNIX
8 2 (6.67%) Windows Vista
9 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
9 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000
9 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) ITIL
2 7 (23.33%) PRINCE2
2 7 (23.33%) Project Management
2 7 (23.33%) Service Delivery
2 7 (23.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.33%) Big Data Analytics
4 1 (3.33%) Analytics
4 1 (3.33%) CRM
4 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (56.67%) Citrix Certification
2 14 (46.67%) CCA
3 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (23.33%) MCTS
5 3 (10.00%) CCEE
5 3 (10.00%) CCAA
5 3 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (10.00%) CCNA
6 2 (6.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 22 (73.33%) Hyper-V
3 19 (63.33%) XenApp
3 19 (63.33%) XenServer
3 19 (63.33%) XenDesktop
4 17 (56.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (10.00%) vSphere
6 2 (6.67%) Terminal Services
6 2 (6.67%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 20 (66.67%) SCCM
2 4 (13.33%) SCOM
2 4 (13.33%) Backup Exec
3 2 (6.67%) SCVMM
3 2 (6.67%) Legato
3 2 (6.67%) Nagios
3 2 (6.67%) AppManager
4 1 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 22 (73.33%) Microsoft
1 22 (73.33%) HP
1 22 (73.33%) Dell
1 22 (73.33%) Citrix
2 19 (63.33%) VMware
3 16 (53.33%) Nimsoft
4 6 (20.00%) Cisco
5 5 (16.67%) Symantec
5 5 (16.67%) JBoss
6 4 (13.33%) Veeam
7 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds
7 2 (6.67%) McAfee
7 2 (6.67%) Websense
7 2 (6.67%) Oracle
7 2 (6.67%) Sun
7 2 (6.67%) CheckPoint
7 2 (6.67%) EMC