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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 169 204 185
Rank change year-on-year +35 -19  
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 15 15 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.45% 0.30% 0.70%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.91% 3.51% 7.82%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 20
Median salary £52,500 £51,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.43% +28.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £27,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +5.71% -9.09%  

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 384 427 486
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 11.52% 8.64% 9.01%
Number of salaries quoted 320 376 340
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

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 26 March 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 26 March 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 - 7 £52,500 - 1
Reading +30 3 £51,250 - 1
Newbury - 2 £47,500 -
Hungerford - 1 £45,000 -
WSUS
South East

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 28 (90.32%) Windows
2 24 (77.42%) VMware
3 22 (70.97%) Windows Server
4 20 (64.52%) Active Directory
5 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
6 16 (51.61%) ITIL
7 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (41.94%) DNS
8 13 (41.94%) NetApp
9 12 (38.71%) SCCM
10 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
10 11 (35.48%) Cisco
11 10 (32.26%) Linux
11 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (32.26%) Data Centre
12 9 (29.03%) Service Delivery
13 8 (25.81%) Firewall
13 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
13 8 (25.81%) PowerShell
13 8 (25.81%) Cisco ASA
14 7 (22.58%) Cisco IOS
14 7 (22.58%) vSphere
14 7 (22.58%) Cisco Nexus
14 7 (22.58%) HP
15 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
15 6 (19.35%) VMware ESX
15 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
16 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
16 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared

WSUS
Top Related 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 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
2 5 (16.13%) IIS
2 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
3 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (9.68%) Documentum
4 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (9.68%) Skype for Business
5 2 (6.45%) Apache
6 1 (3.23%) CMS
6 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (9.68%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (9.68%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (9.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (6.45%) Office 365
4 2 (6.45%) SaaS
5 1 (3.23%) IaaS
5 1 (3.23%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 13 (41.94%) DNS
2 8 (25.81%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (25.81%) Firewall
2 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
3 7 (22.58%) Cisco IOS
3 7 (22.58%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (16.13%) iSCSI
4 5 (16.13%) VLAN
5 4 (12.90%) BGP
6 3 (9.68%) DHCP
6 3 (9.68%) SAN
7 2 (6.45%) VPN
8 1 (3.23%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (3.23%) Internet
8 1 (3.23%) LAN
8 1 (3.23%) MPLS
8 1 (3.23%) NetScaler
8 1 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (3.23%) VoIP
8 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.23%) MySQL
5 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) AdminStudio
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.23%) MSI
1 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
1 1 (3.23%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
1 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Back Office
2 1 (3.23%) Electronics
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Support Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Principal Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Operations Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Operations Team Leader
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Support Specialist
4 2 (6.45%) Team Leader
4 2 (6.45%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) Web Services
2 3 (9.68%) .NET
3 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.23%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (3.23%) MSMQ
3 1 (3.23%) Node.js
3 1 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (3.23%) RESTful
3 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.90%) Clustering
3 3 (9.68%) Replication
4 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
5 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (90.32%) Windows
2 22 (70.97%) Windows Server
3 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (32.26%) Linux
5 5 (16.13%) AIX
5 5 (16.13%) Data ONTAP
6 4 (12.90%) Unix
6 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (9.68%) Ubuntu
8 2 (6.45%) Windows 10
9 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) ITIL
2 9 (29.03%) Service Delivery
3 5 (16.13%) High Availability
3 5 (16.13%) Problem Management
3 5 (16.13%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
4 3 (9.68%) Network Management
5 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.45%) DevOps
5 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.45%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (6.45%) People Management
5 2 (6.45%) Release Management
5 2 (6.45%) Service Management
6 1 (3.23%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.23%) Software License Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) PowerShell
2 4 (12.90%) SQL
3 2 (6.45%) VB
4 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.23%) C#
4 1 (3.23%) F#
4 1 (3.23%) Java
4 1 (3.23%) Perl
4 1 (3.23%) PHP
4 1 (3.23%) Python
4 1 (3.23%) Ruby
4 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (12.90%) DV Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) MCSE
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (9.68%) CCNP
3 3 (9.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (9.68%) MCP
3 3 (9.68%) NCDA
4 1 (3.23%) CCNA
4 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
2 2 (6.45%) ISO 9001
2 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.45%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.23%) ISO22301
System Software
1 20 (64.52%) Active Directory
2 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (22.58%) vSphere
4 6 (19.35%) VMware ESX
5 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
6 2 (6.45%) XenApp
7 1 (3.23%) KVM
7 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
7 1 (3.23%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (3.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (38.71%) SCCM
2 4 (12.90%) vMotion
3 3 (9.68%) Backup Exec
3 3 (9.68%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.23%) Ansible
4 1 (3.23%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (3.23%) FortiGate
4 1 (3.23%) Kibana
4 1 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.23%) Puppet
4 1 (3.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (3.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (3.23%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (77.42%) VMware
2 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
3 13 (41.94%) NetApp
4 11 (35.48%) Cisco
5 7 (22.58%) HP
6 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
6 4 (12.90%) EMC
6 4 (12.90%) Juniper
7 3 (9.68%) Barracuda Networks
7 3 (9.68%) Intel Security
7 3 (9.68%) Lumension
7 3 (9.68%) Symantec
8 2 (6.45%) Citrix
8 2 (6.45%) SAP
8 2 (6.45%) Veritas
9 1 (3.23%) Adobe
9 1 (3.23%) Autodesk
9 1 (3.23%) Dell
9 1 (3.23%) Sophos
9 1 (3.23%) Veeam
Slough
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago