Period
to 23 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 236 242 295
Rank change year-on-year +6 +53 +19
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 18 53 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.28% 0.61% 0.40%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.95% 6.25% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 12 43 36
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +10.00% +38.89%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £72,500 £64,375
South East median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11% +32.35%

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 610 848 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 9.59% 9.76% 8.40%
Number of salaries quoted 506 664 713
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +15.79% +11.76%
10th Percentile £32,250 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.26%

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 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Slough -12 9 £45,000 -10.00%
Reading +20 7 £58,750 -16.07%
Bracknell +9 1 £52,500 -8.70%
WSUS
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (94.44%) Microsoft
3 16 (88.89%) VMware
4 15 (83.33%) DNS
4 15 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (77.78%) Firewall
6 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (66.67%) TCP/IP
7 12 (66.67%) Linux
7 12 (66.67%) SQL
7 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
7 12 (66.67%) VLAN
7 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (61.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (61.11%) DHCP
8 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
9 10 (55.56%) Telecoms
10 9 (50.00%) Finance
10 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
11 8 (44.44%) Mentoring
11 8 (44.44%) KVM
11 8 (44.44%) DevOps
11 8 (44.44%) Cisco PIX
11 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (44.44%) Terminal Services
11 8 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (44.44%) Hyper-V
11 8 (44.44%) ZABBIX

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 8 (44.44%) Apache
1 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
1 8 (44.44%) Tomcat
2 4 (22.22%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) Documentum
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (16.67%) Office 365
4 1 (5.56%) G Suite
4 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (83.33%) DNS
2 14 (77.78%) Firewall
3 12 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 12 (66.67%) VLAN
4 11 (61.11%) DHCP
5 9 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
6 8 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (44.44%) Cisco PIX
6 8 (44.44%) LAN
6 8 (44.44%) MPLS
6 8 (44.44%) VPN
6 8 (44.44%) WAN
7 3 (16.67%) BGP
7 3 (16.67%) SNMP
8 2 (11.11%) NAS
8 2 (11.11%) SAN
9 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (61.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (44.44%) MySQL
3 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Ant
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) Maven
1 1 (5.56%) MSBuild
1 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 9 (50.00%) Finance
3 8 (44.44%) Back Office
4 7 (38.89%) Electronics
4 7 (38.89%) Manufacturing
4 7 (38.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Administrator
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
1 8 (44.44%) Linux Administrator
1 8 (44.44%) Linux Support
1 8 (44.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 8 (44.44%) Senior Analyst
1 8 (44.44%) Senior Linux Administrator
1 8 (44.44%) Senior Linux Support
1 8 (44.44%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
1 8 (44.44%) Senior Support Analyst
1 8 (44.44%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 8 (44.44%) Support Analyst
1 8 (44.44%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (44.44%) Systems Support Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) DevOps Administrator
2 7 (38.89%) Linux DevOps Administrator
2 7 (38.89%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 7 (38.89%) Senior DevOps
3 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Java SE
2 2 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) Clustering
2 3 (16.67%) Replication
3 1 (5.56%) Handset
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (66.67%) Linux
4 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
6 4 (22.22%) Windows 10
7 3 (16.67%) Ubuntu
7 3 (16.67%) Unix
8 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
9 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) DevOps
1 8 (44.44%) Mentoring
2 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (38.89%) Digital Marketing
2 7 (38.89%) Programme Management
3 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.56%) ERP
5 1 (5.56%) High Availability
5 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) Network Management
5 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) CCNA
1 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.11%) DV Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) MCP
3 1 (5.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) SLA
2 3 (16.67%) ISO 22301
2 3 (16.67%) ISO 9001
2 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (44.44%) Hyper-V
3 8 (44.44%) KVM
3 8 (44.44%) Terminal Services
3 8 (44.44%) VMware Workstation
3 8 (44.44%) XenApp
3 8 (44.44%) XenServer
4 2 (11.11%) vSphere
5 1 (5.56%) DFS Replication
5 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) ZABBIX
2 3 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (16.67%) Opsview
2 3 (16.67%) vMotion
2 3 (16.67%) WMI
3 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Microsoft
2 16 (88.89%) VMware
3 8 (44.44%) Cisco
3 8 (44.44%) Citrix
3 8 (44.44%) F5
3 8 (44.44%) McAfee
4 7 (38.89%) SAP
5 3 (16.67%) Barracuda Networks
5 3 (16.67%) Juniper
6 2 (11.11%) HP
7 1 (5.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (5.56%) Epicor
7 1 (5.56%) Lumension
7 1 (5.56%) Symantec