Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 237 239 249
Rank change year-on-year +2 +10 +51
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 19 20 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.31% 0.32% 0.65%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.48% 3.22% 6.16%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 46
Berkshire median annual salary £39,625 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.94% -18.18% +10.00%
10th Percentile £29,000 £42,500 £41,000
90th Percentile £43,750 £53,750 £72,500
South East median annual salary £36,750 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -18.33% -10.00% +12.36%

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 767 622 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 12.58% 9.84% 10.62%
Number of salaries quoted 586 511 726
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.91% -8.18% +15.79%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £35,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £80,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WSUS in Berkshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram 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 17 November 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
Reading +11 12 £36,750 -30.00% 2
Windsor - 1 £50,000 -
WSUS
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 19 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (89.47%) SCCM
2 17 (89.47%) Security Cleared
3 15 (78.95%) Windows 7
3 15 (78.95%) Migration
4 14 (73.68%) Windows XP
4 14 (73.68%) Software Deployment
4 14 (73.68%) Windows 10
5 12 (63.16%) VMware
5 12 (63.16%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (57.89%) DV Cleared
7 9 (47.37%) SC Cleared
7 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Office
8 8 (42.11%) VBScript
8 8 (42.11%) VB
8 8 (42.11%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (42.11%) Autodesk
8 8 (42.11%) MSI
8 8 (42.11%) AdminStudio
8 8 (42.11%) Project Management
8 8 (42.11%) Release Management
8 8 (42.11%) PowerShell
8 8 (42.11%) Waterfall
8 8 (42.11%) Data Analysis
8 8 (42.11%) Application Packaging
8 8 (42.11%) Software Packaging
8 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (42.11%) Self-Motivation

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Mimecast
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) AdminStudio
1 8 (42.11%) MSI
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Software Packager
2 6 (31.58%) Desktop Support
3 5 (26.32%) Deskside Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Deskside Support
3 5 (26.32%) Deskside Support Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Support Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Technical Support
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Support Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Technical Support
3 5 (26.32%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) IT Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) SCCM Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) Windows 7
3 14 (73.68%) Windows 10
3 14 (73.68%) Windows XP
4 6 (31.58%) Windows 8
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (15.79%) AIX
7 3 (15.79%) Linux
7 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Migration
2 14 (73.68%) Software Deployment
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) Application Packaging
3 8 (42.11%) Application Virtualisation
3 8 (42.11%) Data Analysis
3 8 (42.11%) Project Management
3 8 (42.11%) Release Management
3 8 (42.11%) Waterfall
4 6 (31.58%) Critical Thinking
4 6 (31.58%) Customer Requirements
4 6 (31.58%) ITIL
5 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (15.79%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (15.79%) Proactive Management
6 3 (15.79%) Server Management
6 3 (15.79%) Storage Management
6 3 (15.79%) Validation
7 1 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) PowerShell
1 8 (42.11%) VB
1 8 (42.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (89.47%) Security Cleared
2 11 (57.89%) DV Cleared
3 9 (47.37%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) MCSA
4 1 (5.26%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 19 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (63.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (31.58%) Firmware
5 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
6 1 (5.26%) DFS Replication
6 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (89.47%) SCCM
2 3 (15.79%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (15.79%) SCOM
3 1 (5.26%) AirWatch
3 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (63.16%) VMware
3 8 (42.11%) Autodesk
4 3 (15.79%) Citrix
4 3 (15.79%) EMC
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco
5 1 (5.26%) Dell
5 1 (5.26%) Dell KACE
5 1 (5.26%) Veeam