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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 172 206
Rank change year-on-year +10 +34  
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 20 35 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.60% 0.77% 0.36%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.08% 7.53% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 19 28 5
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +38.46%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00%  

WSUS is in the systems management skills category. The next 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.

Systems Management Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 394 465 492
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 11.89% 10.26% 9.73%
Number of salaries quoted 329 376 336
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +1.12%  

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing WSUS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 June 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
Slough +10 13 £45,000 - 1
Reading +7 3 £45,000 -28.00%
Newbury - 1 - -
WSUS
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 33 (94.29%) Windows
2 32 (91.43%) VMware
3 28 (80.00%) Active Directory
4 25 (71.43%) DNS
4 25 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (68.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 24 (68.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (60.00%) SQL Server
7 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
8 18 (51.43%) Firewall
9 17 (48.57%) Cisco
9 17 (48.57%) DHCP
10 16 (45.71%) TCP/IP
10 16 (45.71%) McAfee
10 16 (45.71%) Hyper-V
10 16 (45.71%) Windows Server
11 15 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
11 15 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
11 15 (42.86%) VPN
11 15 (42.86%) MS Exchange
11 15 (42.86%) SQL
12 14 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (37.14%) XenApp
13 13 (37.14%) vSphere
13 13 (37.14%) Linux
13 13 (37.14%) Citrix
14 12 (34.29%) Cisco Certification
14 12 (34.29%) CCNA
14 12 (34.29%) LAN
14 12 (34.29%) WAN

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 15 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 12 (34.29%) Apache
2 12 (34.29%) Tomcat
3 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (8.57%) IIS
4 3 (8.57%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (8.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (31.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 7 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (17.14%) Office 365
4 3 (8.57%) SaaS
5 1 (2.86%) IaaS
5 1 (2.86%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 25 (71.43%) DNS
2 18 (51.43%) Firewall
3 17 (48.57%) DHCP
4 16 (45.71%) TCP/IP
5 15 (42.86%) VPN
6 14 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (34.29%) Cisco PIX
7 12 (34.29%) LAN
7 12 (34.29%) MPLS
7 12 (34.29%) Remote Desktop
7 12 (34.29%) VLAN
7 12 (34.29%) WAN
8 7 (20.00%) SAN
9 3 (8.57%) iSCSI
10 2 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (5.71%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (2.86%) Internet
11 1 (2.86%) NetScaler
11 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 15 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (34.29%) MySQL
3 12 (34.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
1 4 (11.43%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (34.29%) Back Office
1 12 (34.29%) Finance
1 12 (34.29%) Manufacturing
1 12 (34.29%) Telecoms
2 11 (31.43%) Electronics
2 11 (31.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Administrator
1 15 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
2 12 (34.29%) Analyst
2 12 (34.29%) Linux Administrator
2 12 (34.29%) Linux Support
2 12 (34.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 12 (34.29%) Senior Analyst
2 12 (34.29%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 12 (34.29%) Senior Linux Support
2 12 (34.29%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 12 (34.29%) Senior Support Analyst
2 12 (34.29%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 12 (34.29%) Support Analyst
2 12 (34.29%) Systems Support Analyst
3 9 (25.71%) Principal Engineer
4 8 (22.86%) Cloud Engineer
4 8 (22.86%) DevOps Administrator
4 8 (22.86%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 8 (22.86%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 8 (22.86%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) Web Services
2 3 (8.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (94.29%) Windows
2 25 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (68.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (45.71%) Windows Server
5 13 (37.14%) Linux
6 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.71%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (2.86%) Unix
8 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Mentoring
2 11 (31.43%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (31.43%) DevOps
2 11 (31.43%) Digital Marketing
2 11 (31.43%) ITIL
2 11 (31.43%) Programme Management
3 6 (17.14%) High Availability
4 4 (11.43%) Process Improvement
4 4 (11.43%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (11.43%) Test Automation
4 4 (11.43%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 3 (8.57%) Product Management
5 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.71%) People Management
6 2 (5.71%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.86%) Line Management
7 1 (2.86%) Server Building
7 1 (2.86%) Software License Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (42.86%) SQL
2 11 (31.43%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) CCNA
1 12 (34.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.86%) MCSE
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 28 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 24 (68.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (45.71%) Hyper-V
4 13 (37.14%) vSphere
4 13 (37.14%) XenApp
5 12 (34.29%) KVM
5 12 (34.29%) Terminal Services
5 12 (34.29%) VMware Workstation
5 12 (34.29%) XenServer
6 10 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (34.29%) ZABBIX
2 7 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (14.29%) Backup Exec
4 3 (8.57%) FortiGate
4 3 (8.57%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (8.57%) SCCM
4 3 (8.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (8.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 32 (91.43%) VMware
2 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 17 (48.57%) Cisco
4 16 (45.71%) McAfee
5 13 (37.14%) Citrix
6 12 (34.29%) F5
6 12 (34.29%) SAP
7 10 (28.57%) NetApp
8 7 (20.00%) Symantec
9 6 (17.14%) CheckPoint
9 6 (17.14%) EMC
10 3 (8.57%) Dell
10 3 (8.57%) HP
10 3 (8.57%) Sophos
10 3 (8.57%) Veeam
11 2 (5.71%) Veritas
12 1 (2.86%) Adobe
12 1 (2.86%) Mitel
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