Period
to 21 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 21 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 147 137
Rank change year-on-year +16 -10 -7
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 9 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.55% 0.33% 0.68%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.67% 4.27% 8.28%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 23
Gloucestershire median annual salary £52,500 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.83% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £27,750 £34,050
90th Percentile £57,500 £37,100 £43,150
South West median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -12.50% +48.15%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 135 164 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 8.31% 7.74% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 114 131 129
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +10.39% -1.91%
10th Percentile £27,600 £32,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £60,000 £58,150
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +14.29%

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing WSUS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for WSUS in Gloucestershire

WSUS
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for WSUS in Gloucestershire

WSUS
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WSUS in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 21 September 2017.

Salary histogram for WSUS in Gloucestershire

WSUS
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 21 September 2017. 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
Gloucester +12 3 £55,000 +52.78%
Cinderford - 3 £26,500 -
Cheltenham +10 1 £52,500 +46.85%
WSUS
South West

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
3 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (66.67%) Windows 10
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
5 5 (55.56%) CentOS
5 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
5 5 (55.56%) DHCP
5 5 (55.56%) Linux
6 4 (44.44%) Finance
6 4 (44.44%) Migration
6 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (44.44%) DV Cleared
6 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
6 4 (44.44%) JIRA
6 4 (44.44%) Atlassian
6 4 (44.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
6 4 (44.44%) vSphere
6 4 (44.44%) Confluence
6 4 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (33.33%) Office 365
7 3 (33.33%) Skype
7 3 (33.33%) Fat Client
7 3 (33.33%) XenApp

WSUS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 4 (44.44%) Confluence
2 3 (33.33%) IBM Notes
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (11.11%) IIS
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DHCP
2 3 (33.33%) Skype
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) NAS
3 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (44.44%) JIRA
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 3 (33.33%) Thin Client
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 5 (55.56%) CentOS
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Logistics
3 1 (11.11%) Multi-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) DV Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (44.44%) vSphere
4 3 (33.33%) XenApp
4 3 (33.33%) XenDesktop
5 1 (11.11%) DFS Replication
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (11.11%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) SCDPM
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
2 1 (11.11%) SCOrch
2 1 (11.11%) SCSM
2 1 (11.11%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
3 4 (44.44%) Atlassian
4 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (33.33%) Intel
4 3 (33.33%) Lotus
4 3 (33.33%) Symantec
5 1 (11.11%) ArcSight
5 1 (11.11%) Dell
5 1 (11.11%) Lumension