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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 206 216 209
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 31 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.51% 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.23% 2.69% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 30 6 12
Median salary £35,000 £33,750 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +10.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £62,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
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
429 372 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.10% 6.32% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 280 314 253
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Birmingham +6 27 £35,000 -3.44% 1
Coventry +2 2 £36,500 +12.30%
Solihull - 1 £77,500 -
WSUS
England

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 47 (97.92%) Windows
2 44 (91.67%) Windows Server
3 35 (72.92%) Hyper-V
3 35 (72.92%) Active Directory
4 34 (70.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (68.75%) SAN
6 32 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 31 (64.58%) Acronis
8 25 (52.08%) Citrix
9 24 (50.00%) IBM
10 23 (47.92%) DHCP
10 23 (47.92%) VPN
10 23 (47.92%) DNS
11 22 (45.83%) IBM Notes
11 22 (45.83%) IBM Domino
12 16 (33.33%) VMware
13 15 (31.25%) Degree
14 13 (27.08%) Microsoft Certification
15 12 (25.00%) MCSE
16 11 (22.92%) MCSA
16 11 (22.92%) Business Intelligence
16 11 (22.92%) Legal
16 11 (22.92%) Retail
17 9 (18.75%) MCITP
18 8 (16.67%) ITIL
18 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
19 6 (12.50%) NetBackup
19 6 (12.50%) NetApp
19 6 (12.50%) Linux
19 6 (12.50%) SQL Server

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 22 (45.83%) IBM Domino
1 22 (45.83%) IBM Notes
2 5 (10.42%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (68.75%) SAN
2 23 (47.92%) DHCP
2 23 (47.92%) DNS
2 23 (47.92%) VPN
3 2 (4.17%) VoIP
3 2 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.08%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.08%) Intranet
4 1 (2.08%) Network Security
4 1 (2.08%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 11 (22.92%) Legal
1 11 (22.92%) Retail
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 8 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 8 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 7 (14.58%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) Analyst
3 7 (14.58%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 7 (14.58%) Support Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
5 5 (10.42%) IT Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
6 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Wintel Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Server Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Storage Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 47 (97.92%) Windows
2 44 (91.67%) Windows Server
3 34 (70.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (12.50%) Linux
6 2 (4.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (16.67%) ITIL
3 4 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 4 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (6.25%) Time Management
5 2 (4.17%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.17%) Migration
5 2 (4.17%) Service Management
6 1 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.08%) Business Transformation
6 1 (2.08%) Change Management
6 1 (2.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.08%) Facilities Management
6 1 (2.08%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.08%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.08%) Project Management
6 1 (2.08%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.08%) Release Management
6 1 (2.08%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
1 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.08%) SQL
1 1 (2.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (31.25%) Degree
2 13 (27.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (25.00%) MCSE
4 11 (22.92%) MCSA
5 9 (18.75%) MCITP
6 2 (4.17%) MCDST
6 2 (4.17%) MCTS
7 1 (2.08%) CCNA
7 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.08%) MCP
7 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 35 (72.92%) Active Directory
1 35 (72.92%) Hyper-V
2 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (4.17%) vSphere
5 1 (2.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 5 (10.42%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (10.42%) SCCM
3 4 (8.33%) Backup Exec
4 3 (6.25%) SCOM
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 31 (64.58%) Acronis
2 25 (52.08%) Citrix
3 24 (50.00%) IBM
4 16 (33.33%) VMware
5 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 6 (12.50%) NetApp
7 5 (10.42%) Symantec
8 2 (4.17%) 3PAR
8 2 (4.17%) Cisco
8 2 (4.17%) EMC
8 2 (4.17%) HP
8 2 (4.17%) SolarWinds
8 2 (4.17%) Sophos
8 2 (4.17%) Veeam
9 1 (2.08%) Juniper
9 1 (2.08%) LANDesk
9 1 (2.08%) Remedy
9 1 (2.08%) ServiceNow
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago