Period
to 16 October 2018

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 6 months to 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 314 314 343
Rank change year-on-year 0 +29 +16
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 26 42 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.24% 0.36% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.30% 5.26% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 22 19 19
East of England median annual salary £38,500 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.44% +50.00% -14.29%
10th Percentile £27,500 £35,000 £25,400
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £44,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +4.94%

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 of England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1,132 798 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 10.63% 6.81% 6.68%
Number of salaries quoted 790 645 724
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,400 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.77% +6.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WSUS in the East of England over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

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 6 months to 16 October 2018. 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
Cambridgeshire +10 16 £45,000 - 1
Essex +25 6 £38,500 -23.00%
Norfolk - 2 £30,500 -
Hertfordshire -1 1 £35,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £32,500 -
WSUS
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 East of England region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 12 (46.15%) SLA
2 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) Windows Server
3 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (38.46%) Patch Management
4 10 (38.46%) SCCM
5 9 (34.62%) Multithreading
5 9 (34.62%) Kanban
5 9 (34.62%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 9 (34.62%) WPF
5 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (34.62%) TDD
5 9 (34.62%) Retail
5 9 (34.62%) Ruby
5 9 (34.62%) MVC
5 9 (34.62%) VMware
5 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET
5 9 (34.62%) C#
5 9 (34.62%) .NET
5 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
5 9 (34.62%) OO
5 9 (34.62%) MSMQ
5 9 (34.62%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (34.62%) SQL Server 2016
5 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 9 (34.62%) Web Application Development
5 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (34.62%) Kibana
5 9 (34.62%) TeamCity

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 9 (34.62%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.69%) Office 365
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.85%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) DNS
1 5 (19.23%) Ethernet
1 5 (19.23%) LAN
1 5 (19.23%) SNMP
2 4 (15.38%) DHCP
3 1 (3.85%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) HTTP
3 1 (3.85%) HTTPS
3 1 (3.85%) SMTP
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) MongoDB
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server 2016
2 5 (19.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (34.62%) Retail
2 5 (19.23%) Legal
3 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) .NET Developer
1 9 (34.62%) Developer
1 9 (34.62%) Messaging Developer
2 5 (19.23%) Delivery Manager
2 5 (19.23%) Security Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Service Manager
2 5 (19.23%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) IT Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Server Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) .NET
1 9 (34.62%) AngularJS
1 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET
1 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC
1 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET Web API
1 9 (34.62%) KnockoutJS
1 9 (34.62%) MSMQ
1 9 (34.62%) Node.js
1 9 (34.62%) RabbitMQ
1 9 (34.62%) RESTful
1 9 (34.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 9 (34.62%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Fat Client
1 5 (19.23%) Mainframe
1 5 (19.23%) NHS
1 5 (19.23%) Thin Client
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
1 12 (46.15%) Windows Server
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.69%) AIX
4 2 (7.69%) Linux
4 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
4 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Patch Management
2 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) Dependency Injection
2 9 (34.62%) Kanban
2 9 (34.62%) Multithreading
2 9 (34.62%) MVC
2 9 (34.62%) OO
2 9 (34.62%) TDD
2 9 (34.62%) Web Application Development
3 7 (26.92%) Incident Management
4 6 (23.08%) ITIL
5 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (19.23%) Change Control
5 5 (19.23%) Change Management
5 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
5 5 (19.23%) Software Deployment
5 5 (19.23%) Storage Management
6 2 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (7.69%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) C#
1 9 (34.62%) F#
1 9 (34.62%) Ruby
2 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
1 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) MCSA
2 1 (3.85%) MCSE
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (46.15%) SLA
2 5 (19.23%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (26.92%) VMware Workstation
2 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 5 (19.23%) Firmware
3 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (38.46%) SCCM
2 9 (34.62%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 9 (34.62%) Kibana
3 5 (19.23%) Backup Exec
4 2 (7.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (3.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 9 (34.62%) VMware
3 5 (19.23%) Kaspersky
3 5 (19.23%) Nortel
3 5 (19.23%) Sophos
4 3 (11.54%) Symantec
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco
5 2 (7.69%) IBM
6 1 (3.85%) HP
6 1 (3.85%) McAfee
6 1 (3.85%) Meraki
6 1 (3.85%) SonicWALL
6 1 (3.85%) Trend Micro
6 1 (3.85%) Veeam