Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 194 196 179
Rank change year-on-year +2 -17 +12
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 4 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.11% 0.16% 0.38%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.31% 2.54% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 10
Bristol median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% +6.67% -7.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,625 £24,600
90th Percentile £47,250 £41,250 £39,850
South West median annual salary £41,250 £32,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year +26.92% -2.26% -14.74%

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 306 236 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 8.20% 6.16% 6.58%
Number of salaries quoted 251 184 175
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £77,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for WSUS in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE
4 1 (25.00%) MCSA
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) EMC
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell

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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds