The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 69 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.17% 0.74% -
As % of the Systems Management category 2.63% 21.05% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
WSUS
Wiltshire

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

Systems Management Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
38 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 6.38% 3.54% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 30 14 20
Average salary £39,210 £34,160 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.78% -14.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £44,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

WSUS
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

WSUS Salary Trend in Swindon

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
1 8 (100.00%) NetApp
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
2 7 (87.50%) McAfee ePO
2 7 (87.50%) Dell KACE
2 7 (87.50%) Nagios
2 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) Asset Management
2 7 (87.50%) Intel Security
2 7 (87.50%) Regression Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 7 (87.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (12.50%) SAN
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) CCNA
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) MCSE

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Administrator
1 7 (87.50%) IT Administrator
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Storage Analyst
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Asset Management
1 7 (87.50%) Regression Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCITP
1 1 (12.50%) MCSA
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
2 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) McAfee ePO
1 7 (87.50%) Nagios
2 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
2 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
1 8 (100.00%) NetApp
2 7 (87.50%) Dell KACE
2 7 (87.50%) Intel Security
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Sophos
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec
3 1 (12.50%) VMware