Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 103 110
Rank change year-on-year +29 +7 -8
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 2 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.25% 0.58% 0.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.08% 10.00% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 4
Cardiff median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% +14.29% +30.84%
10th Percentile £51,250 £22,300 £24,625
90th Percentile £53,750 £45,625 £39,250
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +62.79%

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 Cardiff with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 65 80 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 8.02% 5.84% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 58 67 39
Cardiff median annual salary £36,330 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.18% +17.65% -2.86%
10th Percentile £22,125 £22,650 £22,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £68,750 £45,750
South Wales median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year -6.25% +11.89% -0.69%

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for WSUS in Cardiff

WSUS
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for WSUS in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

WSUS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware