Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for WSUS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WSUS over the 6 months to 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 244 245 288
Rank change year-on-year +1 +43 +2
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 6 34 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.089% 0.45% 0.54%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.86% 3.73% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2 29 56
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +31.25%
10th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £56,000 £65,000 £68,125
South East median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +16.88%

WSUS is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 696 912 995
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 10.30% 11.95% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 507 746 848
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £56,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.89% +13.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £82,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing WSUS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for WSUS in Berkshire

WSUS
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WSUS in Berkshire.

Salary trend for WSUS in Berkshire

WSUS
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wokingham - 3 - -
Reading +16 2 £47,500 -
Bracknell +1 1 £52,500 -8.70%
WSUS
South East

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT jobs citing WSUS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) MCSE
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 8
4 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (50.00%) Power Management
4 3 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (50.00%) Internet
4 3 (50.00%) MSI
4 3 (50.00%) MOF
4 3 (50.00%) AdminStudio
4 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (50.00%) Migration
4 3 (50.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (50.00%) MCTS
4 3 (50.00%) WMI

WSUS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) G Suite
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) NAS
4 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) VLAN
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) AdminStudio
1 3 (50.00%) MSI
1 3 (50.00%) Wise Package Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Citrix Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior VMware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Handset
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
6 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) MOF
2 3 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 3 (50.00%) Power Management
2 3 (50.00%) Security Patching
2 3 (50.00%) Software Distribution
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) MCSE
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) MCTS
3 1 (16.67%) MCP
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) DFS Replication
4 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
1 3 (50.00%) WMI
2 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Epicor
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec