Period
to 18 November 2018

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 18 November 2018 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 325 308 309
Rank change year-on-year -17 +1 +80
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 22 23 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.20% 0.23% 0.39%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.64% 2.18% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 40
City of London median annual salary £32,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.78% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £30,650 £36,250 £31,025
90th Percentile £56,000 £63,000 £72,500
Central London median annual salary £35,000 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.26% -8.24% -5.56%

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 1,345 1,056 1,263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.17% 10.37% 10.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,227 962 1,142
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,275 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £102,500 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +4.35% +1.77%

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 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for WSUS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 21 (95.45%) Windows
2 20 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 18 (81.82%) Active Directory
4 16 (72.73%) SCCM
5 12 (54.55%) Microsoft Office
5 12 (54.55%) Windows Server
6 8 (36.36%) Reuters
6 8 (36.36%) LAN
6 8 (36.36%) Cisco
6 8 (36.36%) Windows 7
7 7 (31.82%) Eikon
7 7 (31.82%) Windows 10
7 7 (31.82%) VPN
7 7 (31.82%) Bloomberg
7 7 (31.82%) Fidessa
7 7 (31.82%) Finance
7 7 (31.82%) Migration
8 6 (27.27%) ITIL
8 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
9 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (22.73%) Office 365
9 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (22.73%) DNS
9 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (22.73%) Firewall
10 4 (18.18%) VMware
10 4 (18.18%) Information Security
10 4 (18.18%) Citrix
10 4 (18.18%) DHCP
10 4 (18.18%) SharePoint

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 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Eikon
2 1 (4.55%) Misys Opics
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Office 365
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.55%) GitHub
3 1 (4.55%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) LAN
2 7 (31.82%) VPN
3 5 (22.73%) DNS
3 5 (22.73%) Firewall
4 4 (18.18%) DHCP
5 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
6 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (4.55%) SAN
7 1 (4.55%) VLAN
7 1 (4.55%) VoIP
7 1 (4.55%) WAAS
7 1 (4.55%) WAN
7 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) InfluxDB
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Gerrit
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.55%) MSI
1 1 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (4.55%) WinDbg
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Back Office
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 11 (50.00%) Desktop Support
2 10 (45.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 10 (45.45%) Support Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Desktop Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Desktop Support Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Security Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Support Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Service Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (4.55%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (13.64%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Fintech
3 1 (4.55%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) SWIFT
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (95.45%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 8 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 7 (31.82%) Windows 10
5 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.55%) Android
6 1 (4.55%) Linux
6 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Migration
2 6 (27.27%) ITIL
3 4 (18.18%) Information Security
3 4 (18.18%) Security Patching
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL V3
4 3 (13.64%) Patch Management
4 3 (13.64%) Project Management
4 3 (13.64%) Trend Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.55%) Change Control
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.55%) DevOps
6 1 (4.55%) High Availability
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 1 (4.55%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.55%) Python
2 1 (4.55%) Ruby
2 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.64%) MCDST
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (13.64%) Firmware
3 3 (13.64%) Terminal Server
3 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.55%) BitLocker
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (72.73%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) Consul
2 1 (4.55%) Grafana
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (4.55%) Nagios
2 1 (4.55%) Packer
2 1 (4.55%) Perfmon
2 1 (4.55%) SCOM
2 1 (4.55%) SCOrch
2 1 (4.55%) Terraform
2 1 (4.55%) vRealize
2 1 (4.55%) vRealize Orchestrator
2 1 (4.55%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) Cisco
2 8 (36.36%) Reuters
3 7 (31.82%) Bloomberg
3 7 (31.82%) Fidessa
4 4 (18.18%) Citrix
4 4 (18.18%) VMware
5 3 (13.64%) Ivanti
6 2 (9.09%) ServiceNow
7 1 (4.55%) Asigra
7 1 (4.55%) HP
7 1 (4.55%) Lumension
7 1 (4.55%) McAfee
7 1 (4.55%) Mitel
7 1 (4.55%) SkyKick
7 1 (4.55%) SonicWALL
7 1 (4.55%) Splunk