The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 221 205 218
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +13
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 11 12 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.23% 0.35%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.33% 4.18% 5.87%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 14
Median salary £27,000 £25,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £34,400 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
WSUS
England

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

Systems Management Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
330 287 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.02% 5.59% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 206 227 277
Median salary £47,000 £40,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.77% +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing WSUS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

WSUS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

WSUS Salary Trend in the West Midlands

WSUS
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSUS across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

WSUS Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

WSUS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Solihull -11 3 £26,000 +4.00%
Worcestershire - 3 £35,000 - 1
Coventry - 2 £22,500 -
Birmingham -19 1 £46,000 +84.00% 1
Dudley - 1 £27,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £21,500 -
WSUS
England

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing WSUS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 24 (88.89%) Windows
2 20 (74.07%) Active Directory
2 20 (74.07%) Windows Server
3 13 (48.15%) Hyper-V
4 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (40.74%) ITIL
5 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (37.04%) SAN
6 10 (37.04%) Acronis
6 10 (37.04%) SCCM
7 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 9 (33.33%) VPN
7 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
8 8 (29.63%) IBM
8 8 (29.63%) IBM Notes
8 8 (29.63%) IBM Domino
8 8 (29.63%) MS Office
9 7 (25.93%) DNS
9 7 (25.93%) DHCP
9 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (22.22%) ITIL V3
10 6 (22.22%) Problem Management
10 6 (22.22%) VMware
10 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (22.22%) Citrix
11 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (18.52%) Service Management
11 5 (18.52%) Finance
11 5 (18.52%) MS Excel

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (29.63%) IBM Domino
1 8 (29.63%) IBM Notes
2 3 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Office
2 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.41%) G Suite
2 2 (7.41%) Office 365
2 2 (7.41%) SaaS
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) SAN
2 9 (33.33%) VPN
3 7 (25.93%) DHCP
3 7 (25.93%) DNS
4 4 (14.81%) Firewall
4 4 (14.81%) VoIP
5 3 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 3 (11.11%) Wireless
6 1 (3.70%) Internet
6 1 (3.70%) LAN
6 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Legal
2 4 (14.81%) Retail
3 3 (11.11%) Automotive
4 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
4 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Support
3 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Help Desk Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Messaging Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Operations Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Service Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Service Operations Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Server Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
1 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
1 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
1 3 (11.11%) MSMQ
1 3 (11.11%) Node.js
1 3 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (11.11%) RESTful
1 3 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.41%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (88.89%) Windows
2 20 (74.07%) Windows Server
3 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.41%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (22.22%) ITIL V3
2 6 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 5 (18.52%) Service Management
4 4 (14.81%) Business Continuity
4 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (14.81%) Remediation Plan
5 3 (11.11%) Asset Management
5 3 (11.11%) Change Management
5 3 (11.11%) Data Centre Operations
5 3 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (11.11%) Kanban
5 3 (11.11%) Multithreading
5 3 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 3 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
5 3 (11.11%) Software License Management
5 3 (11.11%) TDD
5 3 (11.11%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) C#
1 3 (11.11%) F#
1 3 (11.11%) Ruby
2 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.70%) Google Apps Script
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) MCSE
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) MCSA
3 3 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (11.11%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (14.81%) SLA
3 3 (11.11%) ISO 9001
4 2 (7.41%) PCI DSS
5 1 (3.70%) ISO22301
System Software
1 20 (74.07%) Active Directory
2 13 (48.15%) Hyper-V
3 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) SCCM
2 3 (11.11%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 3 (11.11%) Kibana
2 3 (11.11%) SCOM
3 1 (3.70%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Acronis
2 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (29.63%) IBM
4 6 (22.22%) Citrix
4 6 (22.22%) VMware
5 3 (11.11%) Cisco
6 2 (7.41%) EMC
6 2 (7.41%) Google
6 2 (7.41%) NetApp
7 1 (3.70%) Bomgar
7 1 (3.70%) LANDesk
7 1 (3.70%) Remedy
7 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago