Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 680 629 702
Rank change year-on-year -51 +73 +29
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 164 223 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.22% 0.30% 0.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.19% 2.91% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 159 189 192
London median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,950 £31,250 £28,625
90th Percentile £82,000 £72,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year -8.57% +2.94% +21.43%

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 London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7485 7660 7841
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 10.03% 10.15% 8.80%
Number of salaries quoted 6239 6580 6680
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% - +5.26%

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for WSUS in London

WSUS
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for WSUS in London

WSUS
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WSUS in London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WSUS in London

WSUS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the London region over the 6 months to 19 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
Central London -13 34 £39,000 -5.45%
West London +39 27 £37,500 -18.92% 1
East London +1 2 £32,250 -12.24%
North London -5 1 £35,000 +7.69%
WSUS
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 London region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 124 (75.61%) Windows
2 114 (69.51%) Active Directory
3 87 (53.05%) VMware
4 86 (52.44%) Microsoft
5 70 (42.68%) Windows Server
6 66 (40.24%) SCCM
7 55 (33.54%) Office 365
7 55 (33.54%) MS Exchange
8 54 (32.93%) DNS
8 54 (32.93%) Linux
8 54 (32.93%) VMware Infrastructure
9 52 (31.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 52 (31.71%) DHCP
10 46 (28.05%) Microsoft Office
11 43 (26.22%) SQL Server
11 43 (26.22%) Firewall
11 43 (26.22%) Microsoft Azure
12 40 (24.39%) vSphere
12 40 (24.39%) Exchange Server 2010
13 38 (23.17%) Cisco
14 37 (22.56%) Finance
15 36 (21.95%) McAfee
16 34 (20.73%) Windows Server 2008
17 33 (20.12%) Citrix
17 33 (20.12%) TCP/IP
18 32 (19.51%) Symantec
18 32 (19.51%) Incident Management
18 32 (19.51%) Windows 7
19 30 (18.29%) SQL
19 30 (18.29%) ITIL

WSUS
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 55 (33.54%) MS Exchange
2 40 (24.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (15.24%) IIS
4 20 (12.20%) Skype for Business
5 12 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (6.71%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (6.71%) SharePoint
7 10 (6.10%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (4.27%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (3.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.22%) FileNet
10 2 (1.22%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.61%) Confluence
11 1 (0.61%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 46 (28.05%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.22%) iTrent
2 2 (1.22%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.61%) Eikon
3 1 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.61%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 55 (33.54%) Office 365
2 43 (26.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (4.27%) OneDrive
5 5 (3.05%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (2.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (1.83%) Amazon S3
7 3 (1.83%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (1.83%) AWS CloudTrail
7 3 (1.83%) CloudFront
8 2 (1.22%) Oracle Service Cloud
9 1 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.61%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.61%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.61%) PaaS
9 1 (0.61%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 54 (32.93%) DNS
2 52 (31.71%) DHCP
3 43 (26.22%) Firewall
4 33 (20.12%) TCP/IP
5 26 (15.85%) VPN
6 24 (14.63%) SSL
7 18 (10.98%) LAN
7 18 (10.98%) WAN
8 16 (9.76%) SAN
9 15 (9.15%) VLAN
10 13 (7.93%) Skype
11 11 (6.71%) FTP
12 10 (6.10%) Remote Desktop
12 10 (6.10%) Wireless
13 7 (4.27%) Internet
14 6 (3.66%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (3.66%) VoIP
15 5 (3.05%) IPv4
15 5 (3.05%) NAS
16 4 (2.44%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (26.22%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.71%) SQL Server 2016
3 10 (6.10%) MongoDB
4 6 (3.66%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (2.44%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.83%) InterBase
6 3 (1.83%) MySQL
6 3 (1.83%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.61%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.61%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 10 (6.10%) TeamCity
2 8 (4.88%) MSI
3 7 (4.27%) AdminStudio
3 7 (4.27%) AutoIt
3 7 (4.27%) InstallShield
4 5 (3.05%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.44%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.44%) JIRA
6 1 (0.61%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.61%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.61%) WinDbg
General
1 37 (22.56%) Finance
2 21 (12.80%) Banking
3 7 (4.27%) Back Office
4 5 (3.05%) Marketing
4 5 (3.05%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.22%) Law
5 2 (1.22%) Legal
5 2 (1.22%) Publishing
6 1 (0.61%) Billing
6 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (21.95%) Analyst
2 26 (15.85%) Support Analyst
3 25 (15.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 25 (15.24%) IT Support
4 21 (12.80%) IT Analyst
4 21 (12.80%) IT Support Analyst
5 17 (10.37%) Support Engineer
6 16 (9.76%) Windows Engineer
7 15 (9.15%) Finance Manager
7 15 (9.15%) Information Manager
7 15 (9.15%) Information Security Manager
7 15 (9.15%) Security Manager
8 14 (8.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 14 (8.54%) Desktop Support
8 14 (8.54%) Senior Analyst
8 14 (8.54%) Senior IT Support
8 14 (8.54%) Senior IT Support Analyst
8 14 (8.54%) Senior Support Analyst
9 11 (6.71%) Administrator
9 11 (6.71%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.76%) SailPoint
2 14 (8.54%) .NET
3 11 (6.71%) ASP.NET
4 10 (6.10%) AngularJS
4 10 (6.10%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (6.10%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 10 (6.10%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (6.10%) KnockoutJS
4 10 (6.10%) MSMQ
4 10 (6.10%) Node.js
4 10 (6.10%) RabbitMQ
4 10 (6.10%) RESTful
4 10 (6.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 10 (6.10%) WPF
5 9 (5.49%) Web Services
6 3 (1.83%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.83%) Code First Entity Framework
6 3 (1.83%) Entity Framework
6 3 (1.83%) WCF
7 2 (1.22%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.54%) Data Centre
2 11 (6.71%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.66%) Blackberry
4 6 (3.66%) iPhone
4 6 (3.66%) User Experience
4 6 (3.66%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (3.05%) iPad
6 4 (2.44%) Private Cloud
6 4 (2.44%) Replication
7 3 (1.83%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.83%) Clustering
8 2 (1.22%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.22%) HP Storage
8 2 (1.22%) IVR
8 2 (1.22%) PKI
8 2 (1.22%) RSA SecurID
8 2 (1.22%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (1.22%) Social Media
8 2 (1.22%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 124 (75.61%) Windows
2 70 (42.68%) Windows Server
3 54 (32.93%) Linux
4 52 (31.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (20.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 32 (19.51%) Windows 7
7 18 (10.98%) Windows 10
8 17 (10.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (9.15%) Windows 8
10 14 (8.54%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (7.93%) Mac OS X
12 9 (5.49%) Android
13 7 (4.27%) Apple iOS
13 7 (4.27%) Windows Phone
14 5 (3.05%) Unix
15 4 (2.44%) Solaris
16 2 (1.22%) CentOS
16 2 (1.22%) Windows 2000 Server
17 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
17 1 (0.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (19.51%) Incident Management
2 30 (18.29%) ITIL
3 21 (12.80%) Vulnerability Management
3 21 (12.80%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 19 (11.59%) Information Security
5 18 (10.98%) Asset Management
6 17 (10.37%) Security Monitoring
7 16 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (9.76%) Analytics
7 16 (9.76%) Performance Management
7 16 (9.76%) Privileged Access Management
7 16 (9.76%) SIEM
8 14 (8.54%) Change Management
8 14 (8.54%) Software Asset Management
8 14 (8.54%) Workflow
9 12 (7.32%) Root Cause Analysis
10 11 (6.71%) Application Packaging
10 11 (6.71%) Kanban
10 11 (6.71%) Security Operations
11 10 (6.10%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (18.29%) SQL
2 25 (15.24%) PowerShell
3 11 (6.71%) C#
4 10 (6.10%) F#
4 10 (6.10%) Ruby
5 9 (5.49%) VBScript
6 6 (3.66%) T-SQL
7 5 (3.05%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.44%) VB
9 2 (1.22%) C
9 2 (1.22%) PHP
9 2 (1.22%) VBA
10 1 (0.61%) Perl
10 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (9.76%) CISA
1 16 (9.76%) CISM
1 16 (9.76%) CISSP
1 16 (9.76%) GIAC
1 16 (9.76%) GISF
1 16 (9.76%) GSEC
2 15 (9.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (6.71%) MCSA
4 9 (5.49%) MCP
5 7 (4.27%) Degree
6 6 (3.66%) CCNA
6 6 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (3.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 6 (3.66%) Security Cleared
7 5 (3.05%) CCA
7 5 (3.05%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (2.44%) A+ Certification
8 4 (2.44%) DV Cleared
8 4 (2.44%) MCSE
8 4 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.05%) QA
1 5 (3.05%) SLA
2 3 (1.83%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (1.83%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 3 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.61%) PMO
System Software
1 114 (69.51%) Active Directory
2 54 (32.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (24.39%) vSphere
4 23 (14.02%) VMware ESXi
5 21 (12.80%) XenApp
6 14 (8.54%) Hyper-V
7 13 (7.93%) VMware Workstation
8 11 (6.71%) XenDesktop
9 9 (5.49%) Terminal Services
10 8 (4.88%) BitLocker
11 6 (3.66%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (2.44%) Docker
12 4 (2.44%) Forefront TMG
12 4 (2.44%) ISA Server
13 3 (1.83%) DFS Replication
13 3 (1.83%) vCloud
13 3 (1.83%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.61%) VirtualBox
14 1 (0.61%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 66 (40.24%) SCCM
2 26 (15.85%) McAfee ePO
3 21 (12.80%) Nessus
3 21 (12.80%) vCenter Server
4 16 (9.76%) Core Impact
4 16 (9.76%) Nexpose
4 16 (9.76%) OpenVAS
4 16 (9.76%) PowerBroker
4 16 (9.76%) QRadar
4 16 (9.76%) RSA Security Analytics
5 13 (7.93%) SCOM
6 10 (6.10%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 10 (6.10%) Kibana
7 9 (5.49%) Puppet
8 7 (4.27%) Backup Exec
9 4 (2.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 4 (2.44%) FortiGate
9 4 (2.44%) MOM
9 4 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 87 (53.05%) VMware
2 86 (52.44%) Microsoft
3 38 (23.17%) Cisco
4 36 (21.95%) McAfee
5 33 (20.12%) Citrix
6 32 (19.51%) Symantec
7 21 (12.80%) Palo Alto
8 19 (11.59%) ArcSight
8 19 (11.59%) Qualys
9 18 (10.98%) SolarWinds
10 16 (9.76%) AlienVault
10 16 (9.76%) Aveksa
10 16 (9.76%) Bomgar
10 16 (9.76%) CyberArk
10 16 (9.76%) LogRhythm
10 16 (9.76%) Red Hat
10 16 (9.76%) Splunk
11 15 (9.15%) HP
12 13 (7.93%) CommVault
12 13 (7.93%) Dell