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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
England / West Midlands
Rank 202 223 213
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -10
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 7 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.22% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.30% 3.39% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 5
Median salary £35,000 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%

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
305 383 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.49% 6.50% 6.27%
Number of salaries quoted 228 278 246
Median salary £47,000 £40,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.04% -2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,250 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +8 3 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Worcestershire - 2 £35,000 - 1
Coventry +15 1 £22,500 -43.03%
West Bromwich - 1 £35,000 -
WSUS
England

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 10 (55.56%) ITIL
3 10 (55.56%) SCCM
3 10 (55.56%) Windows Server
4 8 (44.44%) MS Office
5 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
6 6 (33.33%) ITIL V3
6 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (33.33%) VMware
6 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (33.33%) Service Management
7 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
7 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
7 5 (27.78%) MCSE
7 5 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (27.78%) Finance
8 4 (22.22%) Business Continuity
8 4 (22.22%) TDD
8 4 (22.22%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 4 (22.22%) WPF
8 4 (22.22%) Ruby
8 4 (22.22%) F#
8 4 (22.22%) Problem Management
8 4 (22.22%) Multithreading
8 4 (22.22%) Kanban
8 4 (22.22%) TeamCity

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 4 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Office
2 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (16.67%) Office 365
3 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (11.11%) G Suite
3 2 (11.11%) SaaS
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Firewall
1 4 (22.22%) VoIP
1 4 (22.22%) Wireless
2 3 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (16.67%) VPN
3 2 (11.11%) DHCP
3 2 (11.11%) DNS
3 2 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (5.56%) Internet
4 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.56%) DB2
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Automotive
3 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
1 4 (22.22%) Developer
1 4 (22.22%) Messaging Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Administrator
2 3 (16.67%) Help Desk Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Operations Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Service Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Service Operations Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Support Technician
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (5.56%) Network Technician
4 1 (5.56%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
1 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
1 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
1 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
1 4 (22.22%) MSMQ
1 4 (22.22%) Node.js
1 4 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (22.22%) RESTful
1 4 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 4 (22.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) Android
4 1 (5.56%) Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 6 (33.33%) Service Management
3 4 (22.22%) Business Continuity
3 4 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (22.22%) Kanban
3 4 (22.22%) Multithreading
3 4 (22.22%) MVC
3 4 (22.22%) OO
3 4 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 4 (22.22%) TDD
3 4 (22.22%) Web Application Development
4 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 3 (16.67%) Change Management
4 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 3 (16.67%) Software License Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) C#
1 4 (22.22%) F#
1 4 (22.22%) Ruby
2 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.56%) Google Apps Script
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) MCSE
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (22.22%) MCSA
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.56%) DBS Check
4 1 (5.56%) MCITP
4 1 (5.56%) MCP
4 1 (5.56%) MCTS
4 1 (5.56%) NCDA
4 1 (5.56%) NCIE
4 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
4 1 (5.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (22.22%) SLA
3 3 (16.67%) ISO 9001
4 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
5 1 (5.56%) ISO22301
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (55.56%) SCCM
2 4 (22.22%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 4 (22.22%) Kibana
3 2 (11.11%) SCOM
4 1 (5.56%) AirWatch
4 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
4 1 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (5.56%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco
3 2 (11.11%) Google
3 2 (11.11%) LANDesk
3 2 (11.11%) NetApp
3 2 (11.11%) Remedy
3 2 (11.11%) ServiceNow
4 1 (5.56%) Apple
4 1 (5.56%) BMC
4 1 (5.56%) Bomgar
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) EMC
4 1 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) Sophos
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