The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 123 129 115
Rank change year-on-year +6 -14  
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 2 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.11% 0.38% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.65% 5.73% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 0
Median salary £20,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -52.94% -  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -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 Birmingham with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 121 157 137
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 6.62% 6.70% 7.99%
Number of salaries quoted 69 92 103
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham 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 Birmingham

WSUS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for WSUS in Birmingham

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (33.33%) Workfront
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Process Management
3 1 (33.33%) PMP
3 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (33.33%) BMC
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Network Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CMDB
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Process Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCSA
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) MCTS
2 1 (33.33%) NCDA
2 1 (33.33%) NCIE
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (33.33%) PMP
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (33.33%) SCOM
2 1 (33.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) BMC
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) LANDesk
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy
3 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
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