The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 74 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.52% - 0.55%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.48% - 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £31,500 - £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -18.75%
WSUS
Hertfordshire

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

Systems Management Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
67 65 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 11.63% 12.33% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 55 50 9
Average salary £48,000 £53,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.69% +13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £45,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £50,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

WSUS
Salary Trend in Watford

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

WSUS Salary Trend in Watford

WSUS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 5 (100.00%) MS Office
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) MPLS
1 5 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 5 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (100.00%) DSL
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) MPLS
1 5 (100.00%) DSL
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft