Period
to 24 November 2017

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

Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 185 173 194
Rank change year-on-year -12 +21 -15
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 19 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.50% 0.34% 0.053%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.66% 5.00% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 2
Bristol median annual salary £36,000 £33,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.46% -8.22% +4.29%
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,575 £33,100
90th Percentile £38,750 £39,850 £38,700
South West median annual salary £35,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.43% -12.50% +48.15%

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 248 220 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 6.49% 6.86% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 205 176 188
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £53,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.21% +18.89% +28.57%
10th Percentile £30,700 £31,250 £28,788
90th Percentile £66,250 £83,375 £83,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%

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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WSUS in Bristol

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

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 14 (73.68%) Windows 7
3 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (68.42%) Windows Server
4 12 (63.16%) Citrix
4 12 (63.16%) ITIL
4 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (52.63%) VMware
6 8 (42.11%) Technical Analysis
6 8 (42.11%) Patch Management
6 8 (42.11%) Proactive Monitoring
7 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
7 6 (31.58%) DHCP
8 5 (26.32%) VPN
8 5 (26.32%) LAN
8 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
8 5 (26.32%) Oracle
8 5 (26.32%) Linux
8 5 (26.32%) Tomcat
8 5 (26.32%) Firewall
8 5 (26.32%) WAN
8 5 (26.32%) PCI DSS
8 5 (26.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (26.32%) DevOps
8 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (26.32%) vSphere
8 5 (26.32%) Puppet
9 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V

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 5 (26.32%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) DHCP
2 5 (26.32%) Firewall
2 5 (26.32%) LAN
2 5 (26.32%) VPN
2 5 (26.32%) WAN
3 4 (21.05%) VoIP
4 1 (5.26%) DNS
4 1 (5.26%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.26%) Law
1 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Support Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) 3rd Line Support
2 8 (42.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (26.32%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Support Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Systems Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) iPad
1 1 (5.26%) iPhone
1 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Windows 7
3 13 (68.42%) Windows Server
3 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (26.32%) Linux
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) ITIL
2 8 (42.11%) Patch Management
2 8 (42.11%) Proactive Monitoring
2 8 (42.11%) Technical Analysis
3 5 (26.32%) DevOps
4 1 (5.26%) CRM
4 1 (5.26%) Document Management
4 1 (5.26%) Knowledge Management
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) CCNA
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (15.79%) MCDST
1 3 (15.79%) MCTS
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (26.32%) PCI DSS
2 4 (21.05%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (26.32%) vSphere
4 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Puppet
2 1 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Citrix
2 10 (52.63%) VMware
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) Oracle
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco
5 1 (5.26%) Avaya
5 1 (5.26%) iManage
5 1 (5.26%) MobileIron