Period
to 21 November 2017

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

Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
South East > Kent
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 119 146
Rank change year-on-year +13 +27 -8
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 2 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.15% 0.59% 0.091%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.63% 6.90% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 2
Kent median annual salary £22,500 £57,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -60.87% +109.09% -15.38%
10th Percentile £21,250 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £23,750 £61,250 £28,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +32.35%

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 Kent with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 76 145 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 5.73% 8.49% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 70 116 127
Kent median annual salary £38,750 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.42% +18.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,250 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £61,250 £65,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +4.65%

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for WSUS in Kent

WSUS
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for WSUS in Kent

WSUS
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the Kent region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
West Malling - 2 £22,500 -
WSUS
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Kent region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 2 (100.00%) BMC
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) Amdocs
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) BladeLogic
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) Communications Security
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Server Patching

WSUS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate IT Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) IT Graduate
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Communications Security
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Server Patching
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) BladeLogic
1 2 (100.00%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Amdocs
1 2 (100.00%) BMC
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy