The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
England > East of England
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 253 242 270
Rank change year-on-year -11 +28  
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 13 12 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.21% 0.18% 0.28%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.23% 2.97% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 15
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £27,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.62% -22.85%  
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,500 £27,150
90th Percentile £37,500 £28,725 £38,250
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

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 East of England with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 403 404 595
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 6.54% 5.95% 7.27%
Number of salaries quoted 615 599 579
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £61,250 £68,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00%  

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing WSUS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for WSUS in the East of England

WSUS
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for WSUS in the East of England

WSUS
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +3 13 £35,000 +34.61%
WSUS
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 East of England region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (94.74%) DNS
2 18 (94.74%) MS Exchange
2 18 (94.74%) VMware
2 18 (94.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (89.47%) Office 365
4 16 (84.21%) Windows Server
4 16 (84.21%) VLAN
4 16 (84.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (84.21%) DHCP
4 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
5 15 (78.95%) Terminal Services
5 15 (78.95%) Linux
5 15 (78.95%) Microsoft Office
5 15 (78.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (73.68%) VPN
6 14 (73.68%) Firewall
6 14 (73.68%) Remote Desktop
7 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (68.42%) MPLS
7 13 (68.42%) ISDN
7 13 (68.42%) LAN
7 13 (68.42%) PBX
7 13 (68.42%) VoIP
7 13 (68.42%) WAN
7 13 (68.42%) ITIL
7 13 (68.42%) E-Commerce
7 13 (68.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (68.42%) Mentoring

WSUS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 18 (94.74%) MS Exchange
2 13 (68.42%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (78.95%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 17 (89.47%) Office 365
2 13 (68.42%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (94.74%) DNS
2 16 (84.21%) DHCP
2 16 (84.21%) VLAN
3 14 (73.68%) Firewall
3 14 (73.68%) Remote Desktop
3 14 (73.68%) VPN
4 13 (68.42%) ISDN
4 13 (68.42%) LAN
4 13 (68.42%) MPLS
4 13 (68.42%) PBX
4 13 (68.42%) Skype
4 13 (68.42%) VoIP
4 13 (68.42%) WAN
5 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
6 2 (10.53%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (68.42%) Retail
2 12 (63.16%) Games
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 14 (73.68%) Support Engineer
2 13 (68.42%) 3rd Line Support
2 13 (68.42%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 13 (68.42%) Office 365 Engineer
3 12 (63.16%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (63.16%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 12 (63.16%) Active Directory Engineer
3 12 (63.16%) Active Directory Support
3 12 (63.16%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 12 (63.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (63.16%) Infrastructure Support
3 12 (63.16%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) IT Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.26%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (94.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (84.21%) Windows Server
4 15 (78.95%) Linux
4 15 (78.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (68.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
7 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Coaching
1 13 (68.42%) E-Commerce
1 13 (68.42%) ITIL
1 13 (68.42%) Mentoring
2 2 (10.53%) Application Packaging
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) VB
3 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) MCP
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 19 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (84.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (78.95%) Terminal Services
4 13 (68.42%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) VMware
2 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix