Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 172 172 195
Rank change year-on-year 0 +23 -9
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 20 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.56% 0.21% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.78% 3.37% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 3
Bristol median annual salary £35,000 £33,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.48% +48.89% -40.00%
10th Percentile £27,750 £31,450 £21,250
90th Percentile £37,625 £45,500 £31,750
South West median annual salary £36,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year -0.69% +3.57% -9.09%

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 295 208 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 8.30% 6.36% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 247 156 203
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £51,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +7.37% +18.75%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,300
90th Percentile £66,750 £78,750 £83,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,421
% change year-on-year +5.88% +7.81% +5.12%

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 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for WSUS in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
3 16 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 16 (80.00%) Windows Server
4 13 (65.00%) VMware
4 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (45.00%) Citrix
6 9 (45.00%) ITIL
7 8 (40.00%) DHCP
7 8 (40.00%) Windows 10
8 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
8 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (30.00%) Proactive Monitoring
9 6 (30.00%) Patch Management
9 6 (30.00%) Technical Analysis
9 6 (30.00%) Office 365
10 5 (25.00%) DNS
11 4 (20.00%) Firewall
11 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
11 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 4 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (15.00%) Puppet
12 3 (15.00%) DevOps
12 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
12 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
12 3 (15.00%) vSphere
12 3 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001

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 (15.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Office 365
2 4 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) DHCP
2 5 (25.00%) DNS
3 4 (20.00%) Firewall
4 3 (15.00%) LAN
4 3 (15.00%) VoIP
4 3 (15.00%) VPN
4 3 (15.00%) WAN
5 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
5 1 (5.00%) NAS
5 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (15.00%) Legal
2 1 (5.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (35.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (35.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Systems Support Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Active Directory Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Active Directory Support
6 2 (10.00%) Active Directory Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) IT Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Office 365 Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) iPad
1 1 (5.00%) iPhone
1 1 (5.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 16 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (40.00%) Windows 10
6 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (15.00%) Linux
8 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Patch Management
2 6 (30.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 6 (30.00%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (15.00%) DevOps
4 1 (5.00%) CRM
4 1 (5.00%) Document Management
4 1 (5.00%) Knowledge Management
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) CCNA
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (10.00%) MCDST
1 2 (10.00%) MCTS
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (15.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Puppet
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) VMware
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (45.00%) Citrix
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco
5 2 (10.00%) Lotus
6 1 (5.00%) Avaya
6 1 (5.00%) iManage
6 1 (5.00%) MobileIron