Period
to 18 November 2019

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 18 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 185 219 216
Rank change year-on-year +34 -3 +47
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 14 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.35% 0.15% 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.30% 1.58% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 12
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £26,424 £26,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £75,000 £44,875
England median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -8.05%

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 424 444 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 10.73% 9.63% 6.79%
Number of salaries quoted 311 325 295
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £74,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +1.85% +8.00%

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing WSUS as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for WSUS in the East Midlands

WSUS
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WSUS in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 18 November 2019.

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 18 November 2019. 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 +37 8 £40,000 +86.05% 3
Lincolnshire - 3 £40,000 - 1
Derbyshire +11 2 £27,000 -16.92%
Nottinghamshire -8 1 £22,936 -60.11% 1
WSUS
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2019, 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
3 10 (71.43%) DNS
3 10 (71.43%) Office 365
4 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
5 8 (57.14%) DHCP
5 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
6 7 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (42.86%) Azure
8 5 (35.71%) Change Control
8 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
8 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
8 5 (35.71%) MCSE
8 5 (35.71%) MCSA
8 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (35.71%) VMware
9 4 (28.57%) Cisco
9 4 (28.57%) Firewall
9 4 (28.57%) SCCM
10 3 (21.43%) SCOM
10 3 (21.43%) Wireless Security
10 3 (21.43%) AWS
10 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
10 3 (21.43%) SaaS
10 3 (21.43%) Wireless
10 3 (21.43%) Replication
10 3 (21.43%) Google
10 3 (21.43%) Ubuntu

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (71.43%) Office 365
2 6 (42.86%) Azure
3 3 (21.43%) AWS
3 3 (21.43%) SaaS
4 2 (14.29%) Azure ExpressRoute
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) DNS
2 8 (57.14%) DHCP
3 4 (28.57%) Firewall
4 3 (21.43%) SAN
4 3 (21.43%) Wireless
4 3 (21.43%) Wireless Security
5 2 (14.29%) Kerberos
5 2 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (14.29%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 3 (21.43%) Retail
2 2 (14.29%) Social Housing
3 1 (7.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) IT Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Active Directory Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) IT Support
3 2 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Office 365 Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) LDAP
1 2 (14.29%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
1 3 (21.43%) Public Cloud
1 3 (21.43%) Replication
2 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
5 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (21.43%) Ubuntu
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (35.71%) Change Control
3 3 (21.43%) Multichannel Retail
3 3 (21.43%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Project Delivery
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Patch Management
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Server Management
4 2 (14.29%) Server Patching
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Network Management
5 1 (7.14%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) MCSA
1 5 (35.71%) MCSE
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CCNA
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (7.14%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
4 2 (14.29%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) SCCM
2 3 (21.43%) SCOM
3 2 (14.29%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco
4 3 (21.43%) Google
4 3 (21.43%) HP
4 3 (21.43%) NetApp
4 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.14%) Avaya
5 1 (7.14%) Mitel
5 1 (7.14%) Veeam