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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 240 249 233
Rank change year-on-year +9 -16  
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 6 25 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.098% 0.34% 0.49%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.46% 4.99% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 6 25 34
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £31,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +5.71% -9.09%  

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 411 501 611
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 6.73% 6.80% 8.03%
Number of salaries quoted 286 382 443
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,498 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WSUS in the East of England over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram 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 27 March 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
Cambridgeshire - 3 £32,500 -
Hertfordshire +12 2 £28,000 -9.67% 1
Bedfordshire +6 1 £37,500 +25.00%
WSUS
England

WSUS
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) DNS
3 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (60.00%) Office 365
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (60.00%) SQL
5 5 (50.00%) DHCP
5 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (50.00%) VMware
6 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (40.00%) VB
7 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (30.00%) Citrix
7 3 (30.00%) VLAN
7 3 (30.00%) SCCM
7 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
8 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
8 2 (20.00%) XenApp
8 2 (20.00%) iPad
8 2 (20.00%) Application Packaging
8 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (20.00%) Firewall
8 2 (20.00%) Finance

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 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) DNS
2 5 (50.00%) DHCP
2 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (30.00%) VLAN
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) SAN
5 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) IT Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) IT Support
1 2 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Support Technician
1 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Technician
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Technician
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Technician
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior IT Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior IT Support
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) iPad
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Application Packaging
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (10.00%) High Availability
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (40.00%) VB
3 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (20.00%) Terminal Services
4 2 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) SonicWALL
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago