The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 81 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 21 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.81% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 17.65% - -
Number of salaries quoted 21 0 0
Average salary £44,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -20.73%
WSUS
South East

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 Sussex region.

Systems Management Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
119 95 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 10.26% 7.19% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 114 85 48
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

WSUS
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

WSUS Salary Trend in West Sussex

WSUS
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSUS across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

WSUS Salary Histogram in West Sussex

WSUS
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley - 17 £44,500 -
Horsham - 2 £35,000 -
WSUS
South East

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 33 (100.00%) Windows
1 33 (100.00%) VMware
2 31 (93.94%) Active Directory
2 31 (93.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (84.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (81.82%) DNS
4 27 (81.82%) DHCP
5 24 (72.73%) Patch Management
6 20 (60.61%) Citrix
7 19 (57.58%) Firewall
8 17 (51.52%) SAN
8 17 (51.52%) TCP/IP
9 16 (48.48%) LAN
9 16 (48.48%) SQL Server
9 16 (48.48%) VMware ESXi
9 16 (48.48%) Server Building
10 15 (45.45%) Data Centre
10 15 (45.45%) SCCM
10 15 (45.45%) HP
10 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
11 14 (42.42%) Back Office
11 14 (42.42%) Release Management
11 14 (42.42%) Dell Compellent
12 13 (39.39%) Lync
12 13 (39.39%) High Availability
12 13 (39.39%) Root Cause Analysis
12 13 (39.39%) Lumension
12 13 (39.39%) SCSM
12 13 (39.39%) Amazon RDS
12 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 13 (39.39%) MS Exchange
1 13 (39.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 13 (39.39%) Lync
1 13 (39.39%) IIS
2 9 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 27 (81.82%) DHCP
1 27 (81.82%) DNS
2 19 (57.58%) Firewall
3 17 (51.52%) TCP/IP
3 17 (51.52%) SAN
4 16 (48.48%) LAN
5 13 (39.39%) WAN
6 9 (27.27%) NAS
7 1 (3.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (48.48%) SQL Server
2 13 (39.39%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 14 (42.42%) Back Office
2 12 (36.36%) Finance
3 11 (33.33%) Online Betting
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (42.42%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (36.36%) Analyst
3 12 (36.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 11 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
4 11 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Technical Support
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) .NET
1 13 (39.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 13 (39.39%) Clustering
3 2 (6.06%) FlexPod
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (84.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) Patch Management
2 16 (48.48%) Server Building
3 14 (42.42%) Release Management
4 13 (39.39%) High Availability
4 13 (39.39%) Root Cause Analysis
4 13 (39.39%) Load Balancing
4 13 (39.39%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (39.39%) Business Continuity
4 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (33.33%) Server Patching
6 9 (27.27%) Data Centre Operations
6 9 (27.27%) Performance Management
7 4 (12.12%) Agile Project Management
7 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
7 4 (12.12%) Project Management
7 4 (12.12%) Service Management
8 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
8 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
8 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.06%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) SQL
1 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.09%) MCP
3 2 (6.06%) MCSE
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
1 2 (6.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (93.94%) Active Directory
1 31 (93.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (48.48%) VMware ESXi
3 13 (39.39%) Microsoft App-V
4 11 (33.33%) vSphere
5 9 (27.27%) VMware ESX
6 5 (15.15%) XenApp
7 3 (9.09%) XenServer
8 2 (6.06%) Firmware
9 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (45.45%) SCCM
2 13 (39.39%) ARCserve
2 13 (39.39%) Norton AntiVirus
2 13 (39.39%) NetBackup
2 13 (39.39%) SCSM
3 7 (21.21%) SCOM
4 2 (6.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (60.61%) Citrix
3 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 15 (45.45%) HP
4 14 (42.42%) Dell Compellent
5 13 (39.39%) Lumension
5 13 (39.39%) Dell
5 13 (39.39%) Cisco
5 13 (39.39%) Symantec
5 13 (39.39%) Sophos
6 11 (33.33%) IBM
7 9 (27.27%) SolarWinds
8 4 (12.12%) Brocade
9 3 (9.09%) LANDesk
10 1 (3.03%) Altiris
10 1 (3.03%) Red Hat