Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 299 305 379
Rank change year-on-year +6 +74 +57
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 23 45 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.22% 0.39% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.21% 3.65% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 21 39 25
City of London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £36,250 £30,800 £32,000
90th Percentile £63,000 £72,500 £63,000
Central London median annual salary £39,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.24% -5.56% +3.45%

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 the City of London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1043 1233 1468
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 10.16% 10.61% 8.63%
Number of salaries quoted 950 1115 1282
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +9.52%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £102,625 £85,000 £77,400
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £56,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +1.77% +7.62%

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing WSUS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for WSUS in the City of London

WSUS
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for WSUS in the City of London

WSUS
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WSUS in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WSUS in the City of London

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 City of London region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (86.96%) Active Directory
3 18 (78.26%) Microsoft
4 16 (69.57%) Windows Server
5 13 (56.52%) DHCP
5 13 (56.52%) DNS
5 13 (56.52%) SCCM
6 12 (52.17%) VMware
7 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Office
8 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
8 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (34.78%) Windows 7
9 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (34.78%) Firewall
10 7 (30.43%) Citrix
10 7 (30.43%) Remote Desktop
10 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (26.09%) McAfee
11 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
11 6 (26.09%) Cisco
12 5 (21.74%) LAN
12 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
12 5 (21.74%) HP
12 5 (21.74%) Symantec
12 5 (21.74%) Finance
12 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (17.39%) vSphere
13 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
13 4 (17.39%) Business Continuity
13 4 (17.39%) Replication

WSUS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
2 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
4 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (17.39%) IIS
5 3 (13.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (8.70%) FileNet
6 2 (8.70%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (4.35%) Confluence
7 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (8.70%) iTrent
1 2 (8.70%) ResourceLink
2 1 (4.35%) Eikon
2 1 (4.35%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Service Cloud
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (4.35%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) DHCP
1 13 (56.52%) DNS
2 8 (34.78%) Firewall
3 7 (30.43%) Remote Desktop
4 5 (21.74%) LAN
5 4 (17.39%) FTP
5 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
6 3 (13.04%) SAN
6 3 (13.04%) Structured Cabling
6 3 (13.04%) VLAN
6 3 (13.04%) VPN
6 3 (13.04%) WAN
7 2 (8.70%) DMZ
7 2 (8.70%) Internet
7 2 (8.70%) IP Telephony
7 2 (8.70%) IPv4
7 2 (8.70%) PBX
7 2 (8.70%) SNMP
8 1 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) JIRA
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Architect
2 5 (21.74%) Desktop Support
2 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Citrix Architect
3 3 (13.04%) SCCM Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) IT Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Security Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Security Operations Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Team Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) CSS
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
1 2 (8.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Replication
2 3 (13.04%) Blackberry
2 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.70%) Client/Server
3 2 (8.70%) Fat Client
3 2 (8.70%) HP Storage
3 2 (8.70%) IVR
3 2 (8.70%) Thin Client
4 1 (4.35%) Clustering
4 1 (4.35%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (69.57%) Windows Server
3 8 (34.78%) Windows 7
3 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (17.39%) Linux
6 2 (8.70%) Unix
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
7 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
7 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Business Continuity
2 3 (13.04%) Application Packaging
2 3 (13.04%) Capacity Management
2 3 (13.04%) Change Management
2 3 (13.04%) Data Protection
2 3 (13.04%) Performance Measurement
2 3 (13.04%) Project Management
2 3 (13.04%) Release Management
2 3 (13.04%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (8.70%) CRM
3 2 (8.70%) Document Management
3 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
3 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
3 2 (8.70%) Migration
3 2 (8.70%) Patch Management
3 2 (8.70%) People Management
3 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
3 2 (8.70%) Process Management
3 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.70%) PHP
2 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.35%) VB
3 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) DBS Check
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) CCNA
2 1 (4.35%) CCNP
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) MCITP
2 1 (4.35%) MCP
2 1 (4.35%) MCSA
2 1 (4.35%) MCSE
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) Cyber Essentials
1 3 (13.04%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (86.96%) Active Directory
2 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (17.39%) vSphere
4 3 (13.04%) DFS Replication
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (13.04%) XenApp
4 3 (13.04%) XenDesktop
5 2 (8.70%) BitLocker
5 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
5 2 (8.70%) Terminal Services
6 1 (4.35%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 13 (56.52%) SCCM
2 3 (13.04%) Backup Exec
2 3 (13.04%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (8.70%) Nessus
3 2 (8.70%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (8.70%) SCOM
3 2 (8.70%) vCenter Server
4 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) Microsoft
2 12 (52.17%) VMware
3 7 (30.43%) Citrix
4 6 (26.09%) Cisco
4 6 (26.09%) McAfee
5 5 (21.74%) HP
5 5 (21.74%) Symantec
6 4 (17.39%) Dell
7 3 (13.04%) AppSense
7 3 (13.04%) Lumension
7 3 (13.04%) Veeam
8 2 (8.70%) Apple
8 2 (8.70%) Atlassian
8 2 (8.70%) Cylance
8 2 (8.70%) Meraki
8 2 (8.70%) Mitel
8 2 (8.70%) NetApp
8 2 (8.70%) Northgate
8 2 (8.70%) Palo Alto
8 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds