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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 213 230 305
Rank change year-on-year +17 +75  
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 14 25 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.27% 0.39% 0.098%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.65% 3.40% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 4
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +7.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £35,000 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £51,900
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00%  

WSUS is in the systems management skills category. The next 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.

Systems Management Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 529 735 789
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 10.29% 11.54% 7.76%
Number of salaries quoted 474 663 712
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £74,850 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +1.12%  

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing WSUS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WSUS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (96.77%) Active Directory
3 28 (90.32%) Windows Server
4 23 (74.19%) VMware
5 22 (70.97%) DNS
5 22 (70.97%) DHCP
5 22 (70.97%) VMware Infrastructure
6 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
7 18 (58.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (51.61%) SCCM
9 15 (48.39%) MS Exchange
9 15 (48.39%) Finance
10 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2010
11 12 (38.71%) SharePoint
12 11 (35.48%) IIS
12 11 (35.48%) Cisco
12 11 (35.48%) vSphere
13 10 (32.26%) Citrix
13 10 (32.26%) Symantec
14 9 (29.03%) SQL
14 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
15 8 (25.81%) ITIL
15 8 (25.81%) HP
15 8 (25.81%) Firewall
15 8 (25.81%) SCOM
16 7 (22.58%) XenApp
16 7 (22.58%) Data Centre
16 7 (22.58%) Skype for Business
16 7 (22.58%) Clustering

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 15 (48.39%) MS Exchange
2 13 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (38.71%) SharePoint
4 11 (35.48%) IIS
5 7 (22.58%) Skype for Business
6 6 (19.35%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (16.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (9.68%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (6.45%) FileNet
11 1 (3.23%) Confluence
11 1 (3.23%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.45%) iTrent
2 2 (6.45%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.45%) Office 365
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Service Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.23%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 22 (70.97%) DHCP
1 22 (70.97%) DNS
2 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
3 8 (25.81%) Firewall
4 6 (19.35%) SAN
4 6 (19.35%) Skype
5 5 (16.13%) LAN
5 5 (16.13%) WAN
6 4 (12.90%) VoIP
7 2 (6.45%) FTP
7 2 (6.45%) IP Telephony
7 2 (6.45%) PBX
7 2 (6.45%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (3.23%) BIG-IP
8 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (3.23%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
8 1 (3.23%) MPLS
8 1 (3.23%) NAS
8 1 (3.23%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) JIRA
General
1 15 (48.39%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Marketing
2 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
3 4 (12.90%) Electronics
3 4 (12.90%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.45%) Banking
5 1 (3.23%) Advertising
5 1 (3.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Analyst
1 8 (25.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Team Leader
4 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 4 (12.90%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 2 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Unix Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Data Centre Operations Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Mac Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Operational Security Manager
7 1 (3.23%) SCCM Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Security Operations Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) CSS
1 2 (6.45%) HTML
1 2 (6.45%) LAMP
1 2 (6.45%) Web Services
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Blackberry
1 7 (22.58%) Clustering
1 7 (22.58%) Data Centre
2 6 (19.35%) PKI
3 3 (9.68%) HP Storage
3 3 (9.68%) Replication
4 2 (6.45%) Fat Client
4 2 (6.45%) IVR
4 2 (6.45%) Thin Client
5 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (90.32%) Windows Server
3 18 (58.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (19.35%) Linux
6 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
7 3 (9.68%) Unix
7 3 (9.68%) Windows 10
8 2 (6.45%) Solaris
9 1 (3.23%) Android
9 1 (3.23%) CentOS
9 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
9 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
9 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
9 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) ITIL
2 6 (19.35%) Release Management
3 5 (16.13%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (12.90%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (12.90%) Programme Management
4 4 (12.90%) Project Management
5 3 (9.68%) Data Protection
5 3 (9.68%) Virtual Environments
6 2 (6.45%) CRM
6 2 (6.45%) Data Centre Operations
6 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.45%) Document Management
6 2 (6.45%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (6.45%) Line Management
6 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.45%) People Management
6 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.45%) Process Management
7 1 (3.23%) Facilities Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) SQL
2 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.45%) PHP
3 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) MCSA
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.68%) MCSE
3 2 (6.45%) CCNA
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.45%) DBS Check
3 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) CCNP
4 1 (3.23%) CISSP
4 1 (3.23%) GIAC
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.23%) MCP
4 1 (3.23%) SANS
System Software
1 30 (96.77%) Active Directory
2 22 (70.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (35.48%) vSphere
4 7 (22.58%) XenApp
5 6 (19.35%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (19.35%) XenDesktop
6 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
7 2 (6.45%) DFS Replication
7 2 (6.45%) Terminal Services
7 2 (6.45%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (3.23%) BitLocker
8 1 (3.23%) KVM
8 1 (3.23%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 16 (51.61%) SCCM
2 8 (25.81%) SCOM
3 4 (12.90%) Backup Exec
4 3 (9.68%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (9.68%) vCenter Server
5 2 (6.45%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (3.23%) Nessus
6 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (3.23%) Puppet
6 1 (3.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (3.23%) Tivoli
6 1 (3.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) VMware
2 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
3 11 (35.48%) Cisco
4 10 (32.26%) Citrix
4 10 (32.26%) Symantec
5 8 (25.81%) HP
6 6 (19.35%) Dell
7 5 (16.13%) SolarWinds
8 4 (12.90%) McAfee
8 4 (12.90%) SAP
9 3 (9.68%) Apple
9 3 (9.68%) NetApp
10 2 (6.45%) 3Com
10 2 (6.45%) Atlassian
10 2 (6.45%) Avaya
10 2 (6.45%) Meraki
10 2 (6.45%) Northgate
10 2 (6.45%) SonicWALL
10 2 (6.45%) Sophos
10 2 (6.45%) Veeam
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