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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 91 98 106
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 12 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.97% 0.80% 0.49%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.43% 11.70% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 2
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
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
56 94 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.52% 6.80% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 49 85 61
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.17%

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
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 27 April 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 +3 8 £42,500 +13.33%
Gatwick - 1 £42,500 -
Haywards Heath - 1 £37,500 -
WSUS
South East

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 18 (100.00%) Firewall
2 17 (94.44%) SQL Server
3 16 (88.89%) TCP/IP
3 16 (88.89%) Citrix
3 16 (88.89%) SAN
3 16 (88.89%) VMware
3 16 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (83.33%) SCCM
4 15 (83.33%) LAN
5 14 (77.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (72.22%) Release Management
6 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
6 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
7 12 (66.67%) Lync
7 12 (66.67%) SCSM
7 12 (66.67%) High Availability
7 12 (66.67%) Lumension
7 12 (66.67%) Dell
7 12 (66.67%) Cisco
7 12 (66.67%) ARCserve
7 12 (66.67%) Sophos
7 12 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 12 (66.67%) WAN
7 12 (66.67%) DHCP
7 12 (66.67%) DNS
7 12 (66.67%) IIS

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 12 (66.67%) IIS
1 12 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 12 (66.67%) Lync
2 11 (61.11%) MS Exchange
3 8 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (11.11%) MS Project Server
4 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Project
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) Firewall
2 16 (88.89%) SAN
2 16 (88.89%) TCP/IP
3 15 (83.33%) LAN
4 12 (66.67%) WAN
4 12 (66.67%) DHCP
4 12 (66.67%) DNS
5 8 (44.44%) NAS
6 1 (5.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (94.44%) SQL Server
2 12 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 3 (16.67%) Back Office
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (72.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) .NET
1 12 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (72.22%) Release Management
3 12 (66.67%) High Availability
3 12 (66.67%) Business Continuity
3 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (66.67%) Load Balancing
4 8 (44.44%) Performance Management
5 4 (22.22%) Agile Project Management
5 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 4 (22.22%) Project Management
5 4 (22.22%) Service Management
6 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 2 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
7 1 (5.56%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) MCP
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (44.44%) VMware ESX
5 5 (27.78%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (16.67%) XenApp
6 3 (16.67%) XenServer
7 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (83.33%) SCCM
2 12 (66.67%) ARCserve
2 12 (66.67%) SCSM
3 4 (22.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) VMware
1 16 (88.89%) Citrix
2 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
3 12 (66.67%) Cisco
3 12 (66.67%) Dell
3 12 (66.67%) Sophos
3 12 (66.67%) Lumension
4 8 (44.44%) SolarWinds
5 4 (22.22%) HP
5 4 (22.22%) Brocade
6 3 (16.67%) LANDesk
7 2 (11.11%) WatchGuard
8 1 (5.56%) Red Hat