Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 188 183 182
Rank change year-on-year -5 -1 +9
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 11 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.29% 0.085% 0.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.35% 1.36% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 6
Bristol median annual salary £31,500 £42,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.88% +54.55% -29.03%
10th Percentile £26,250 £38,000 £21,125
90th Percentile £48,750 £47,000 £35,125
South West median annual salary £45,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +30.00% - -6.67%

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 Bristol with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 328 221 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 8.52% 6.26% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 281 156 187
Bristol median annual salary £47,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.59% -10.53% +11.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £29,350
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £75,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +5.26%

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing WSUS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for WSUS in Bristol

WSUS
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for WSUS in Bristol

WSUS
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WSUS in Bristol over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for WSUS in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Bristol region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (72.73%) Windows 10
2 8 (72.73%) Windows 7
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (45.45%) Office 365
4 5 (45.45%) DHCP
4 5 (45.45%) DNS
5 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (36.36%) ITIL
6 3 (27.27%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (27.27%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
6 3 (27.27%) Citrix
6 3 (27.27%) SAN
6 3 (27.27%) SLA
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
6 3 (27.27%) VoIP
7 2 (18.18%) IBM Notes
7 2 (18.18%) Lotus
7 2 (18.18%) Firewall
7 2 (18.18%) Legal

WSUS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) IBM Notes
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Office 365
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (27.27%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DHCP
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 3 (27.27%) VoIP
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (45.45%) Support Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Active Directory Support
5 2 (18.18%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Exchange Support
5 2 (18.18%) IT Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) IT Support
5 2 (18.18%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Office 365 Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) VMware Support Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Support Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (72.73%) Windows 10
2 8 (72.73%) Windows 7
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCNA
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) MCSA
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
4 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) Lotus
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) EMC
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto
5 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds