Period
to 24 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 24 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 129 197 223
Rank change year-on-year +68 +26 -1
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 20 1 14
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.80% 0.025% 0.28%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.62% 0.25% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 14
Median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -7.14% -1.60%
10th Percentile £30,625 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £45,000 £33,750 £39,625
England median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% - -

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 East Midlands with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 302 397 502
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 12.10% 9.81% 9.98%
Number of salaries quoted 236 271 424
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,000 £28,825
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +4.76%

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing WSUS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for WSUS in the East Midlands

WSUS
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing WSUS in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for WSUS in the East Midlands

WSUS
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing WSUS in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 24 May 2020.

Salary histogram for WSUS in the East Midlands

WSUS
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 May 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 14 - -
Leicestershire - 5 £42,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £30,000 -
WSUS
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2020, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (90.00%) SAN
3 18 (90.00%) Linux
3 18 (90.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 15 (75.00%) SCCM
4 15 (75.00%) Change Control
5 14 (70.00%) SaaS
5 14 (70.00%) Data Centre
5 14 (70.00%) Public Cloud
5 14 (70.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 14 (70.00%) SCOM
5 14 (70.00%) Retail
5 14 (70.00%) Software Engineering
5 14 (70.00%) PowerShell
5 14 (70.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (70.00%) Azure
5 14 (70.00%) AWS
5 14 (70.00%) HP
5 14 (70.00%) NetApp
5 14 (70.00%) Red Hat
5 14 (70.00%) Google
5 14 (70.00%) Ubuntu
5 14 (70.00%) Project Delivery
5 14 (70.00%) Multichannel Retail
6 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
7 5 (25.00%) Windows 10
7 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 5 (25.00%) NAS

WSUS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 14 (70.00%) AWS
1 14 (70.00%) Azure
1 14 (70.00%) SaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (90.00%) SAN
2 5 (25.00%) NAS
2 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (20.00%) DHCP
3 4 (20.00%) DNS
3 4 (20.00%) Firewall
3 4 (20.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (70.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Analyst
1 14 (70.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) IT Support
4 1 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Project Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior IT Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior IT Support
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) Data Centre
1 14 (70.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (90.00%) Linux
3 14 (70.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (70.00%) Ubuntu
4 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (25.00%) Windows 10
5 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 15 (75.00%) Change Control
3 14 (70.00%) Multichannel Retail
3 14 (70.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 14 (70.00%) Project Delivery
3 14 (70.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (20.00%) Patch Management
4 4 (20.00%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Service Management
5 1 (5.00%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 20 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) Firmware
2 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (75.00%) SCCM
2 14 (70.00%) SCOM
3 4 (20.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (70.00%) Google
2 14 (70.00%) HP
2 14 (70.00%) NetApp
2 14 (70.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) Ivanti
4 1 (5.00%) Remedy
4 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow