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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
England / London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 520 585 541
Rank change year-on-year +65 -44  
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 67 66 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.16% 0.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.99% 1.68% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 56 65 89
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% +28.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £32,200 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +5.71% -7.89%  

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 London with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 3370 3937 3497
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 9.95% 9.26% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2792 3372 2931
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 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
City of London +41 17 £55,000 +10.00%
Dagenham - 2 £22,500 - 1
West End of London - 1 £65,000 - 1
WSUS
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 London region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 135 (95.07%) Windows
2 122 (85.92%) Active Directory
3 109 (76.76%) Microsoft
4 90 (63.38%) VMware
4 90 (63.38%) Windows Server
5 69 (48.59%) VMware Infrastructure
6 68 (47.89%) SCCM
7 66 (46.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 63 (44.37%) Citrix
8 63 (44.37%) DNS
9 62 (43.66%) Windows Server 2012
10 59 (41.55%) MS Exchange
11 55 (38.73%) DHCP
12 54 (38.03%) IIS
13 53 (37.32%) ITIL
14 48 (33.80%) Linux
15 47 (33.10%) vSphere
16 46 (32.39%) Firewall
17 43 (30.28%) Cisco
18 42 (29.58%) Finance
18 42 (29.58%) PowerShell
18 42 (29.58%) Hyper-V
19 41 (28.87%) XenApp
20 40 (28.17%) Exchange Server 2010
21 37 (26.06%) SCOM
22 36 (25.35%) Skype for Business
22 36 (25.35%) TCP/IP
22 36 (25.35%) Microsoft Certification
23 34 (23.94%) SQL Server
24 33 (23.24%) MCSE

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 59 (41.55%) MS Exchange
2 54 (38.03%) IIS
3 40 (28.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 36 (25.35%) Skype for Business
5 33 (23.24%) SharePoint
6 26 (18.31%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (8.45%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (2.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (2.11%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (1.41%) Apache
10 2 (1.41%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.70%) Confluence
11 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.70%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (14.79%) MS Office
2 11 (7.75%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.70%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.41%) Eikon
3 1 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 21 (14.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (8.45%) Office 365
3 6 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (3.52%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (2.82%) Amazon S3
6 3 (2.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (1.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 2 (1.41%) Akamai
7 2 (1.41%) Mimecast
7 2 (1.41%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.70%) G Suite
8 1 (0.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (44.37%) DNS
2 55 (38.73%) DHCP
3 46 (32.39%) Firewall
4 36 (25.35%) TCP/IP
5 29 (20.42%) Skype
6 25 (17.61%) VPN
7 24 (16.90%) LAN
8 23 (16.20%) WAN
9 22 (15.49%) SAN
10 16 (11.27%) VoIP
11 14 (9.86%) Internet
12 13 (9.15%) Network Security
13 12 (8.45%) IP Telephony
14 8 (5.63%) Cisco ASA
15 7 (4.93%) FTP
16 6 (4.23%) Remote Desktop
17 5 (3.52%) Cisco PIX
17 5 (3.52%) LDAP
17 5 (3.52%) VLAN
17 5 (3.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (23.94%) SQL Server
2 24 (16.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (8.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.82%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.82%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.70%) MySQL
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.41%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.70%) JIRA
2 1 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 42 (29.58%) Finance
2 24 (16.90%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.63%) Back Office
3 8 (5.63%) Marketing
4 6 (4.23%) Banking
5 5 (3.52%) Aerospace
6 4 (2.82%) Electronics
6 4 (2.82%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.82%) Retail
7 2 (1.41%) Advertising
7 2 (1.41%) Law
7 2 (1.41%) Legal
8 1 (0.70%) Games
8 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (23.24%) Support Engineer
2 32 (22.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 26 (18.31%) Analyst
4 19 (13.38%) Administrator
4 19 (13.38%) Systems Administrator
5 18 (12.68%) 2nd Line Support
6 17 (11.97%) 3rd Line Support
7 16 (11.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 15 (10.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 15 (10.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 15 (10.56%) IT Engineer
8 15 (10.56%) IT Support
8 15 (10.56%) IT Support Engineer
9 13 (9.15%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 13 (9.15%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 12 (8.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (8.45%) Support Analyst
11 11 (7.75%) SCCM Engineer
11 11 (7.75%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (7.04%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.34%) LAMP
2 2 (1.41%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (1.41%) HTML
2 2 (1.41%) Sensu
2 2 (1.41%) Web Services
2 2 (1.41%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 1 (0.70%) .NET
3 1 (0.70%) CSS
3 1 (0.70%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.20%) Clustering
2 19 (13.38%) PKI
3 12 (8.45%) Data Centre
4 11 (7.75%) Driving Licence
5 10 (7.04%) Smartphone
6 8 (5.63%) Computer Science
7 7 (4.93%) Management Information System
8 5 (3.52%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (2.82%) Blackberry
9 4 (2.82%) HP Storage
9 4 (2.82%) HP StoreVirtual
9 4 (2.82%) Public Cloud
10 3 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (2.11%) Replication
11 2 (1.41%) Derivative
11 2 (1.41%) EMC VNX
11 2 (1.41%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (1.41%) Eurex
11 2 (1.41%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (1.41%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 135 (95.07%) Windows
2 90 (63.38%) Windows Server
3 66 (46.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 62 (43.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 48 (33.80%) Linux
6 19 (13.38%) Windows 7
7 16 (11.27%) Unix
7 16 (11.27%) Windows 10
8 10 (7.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (6.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (4.93%) Solaris
11 5 (3.52%) Ubuntu
12 4 (2.82%) Android
12 4 (2.82%) CentOS
12 4 (2.82%) Mac OS X
13 3 (2.11%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.70%) Debian
14 1 (0.70%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (37.32%) ITIL
2 22 (15.49%) Release Management
3 14 (9.86%) Patch Management
4 13 (9.15%) Change Control
4 13 (9.15%) Systems Analysis
5 11 (7.75%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (7.75%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 9 (6.34%) Application Packaging
6 9 (6.34%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (6.34%) Information Security
6 9 (6.34%) SIEM
7 8 (5.63%) Contingency Planning
8 7 (4.93%) Project Management
9 6 (4.23%) People Management
9 6 (4.23%) Service Delivery
9 6 (4.23%) Service Management
9 6 (4.23%) Vulnerability Management
10 5 (3.52%) Business Development
10 5 (3.52%) Load Balancing
10 5 (3.52%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 42 (29.58%) PowerShell
2 27 (19.01%) SQL
3 10 (7.04%) VB
4 9 (6.34%) Shell Script
5 5 (3.52%) VBScript
6 4 (2.82%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.11%) Python
8 2 (1.41%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.70%) C
9 1 (0.70%) Java
9 1 (0.70%) Perl
9 1 (0.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 36 (25.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (23.24%) MCSE
3 16 (11.27%) MCP
4 13 (9.15%) CCNA
4 13 (9.15%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (9.15%) Degree
5 11 (7.75%) MCSA
6 10 (7.04%) MCDST
6 10 (7.04%) MCITP
7 6 (4.23%) Security Cleared
8 5 (3.52%) DV Cleared
9 4 (2.82%) CCAA
9 4 (2.82%) CCNP
9 4 (2.82%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (2.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (2.11%) DBS Check
11 2 (1.41%) EMCISA
11 2 (1.41%) SANS
11 2 (1.41%) VCAP
11 2 (1.41%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.82%) SSAE 16
3 3 (2.11%) SLA
4 2 (1.41%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (1.41%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.70%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 122 (85.92%) Active Directory
2 69 (48.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (33.10%) vSphere
4 42 (29.58%) Hyper-V
5 41 (28.87%) XenApp
6 31 (21.83%) XenDesktop
7 18 (12.68%) Terminal Services
8 15 (10.56%) Virtual Machines
9 13 (9.15%) VMware Workstation
10 12 (8.45%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (3.52%) Forefront TMG
12 3 (2.11%) KVM
12 3 (2.11%) Xen
13 2 (1.41%) BitLocker
13 2 (1.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 2 (1.41%) VMware ESX
14 1 (0.70%) Firmware
14 1 (0.70%) VirtualBox
14 1 (0.70%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 68 (47.89%) SCCM
2 37 (26.06%) SCOM
3 13 (9.15%) McAfee ePO
4 9 (6.34%) Backup Exec
4 9 (6.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 7 (4.93%) Nessus
6 6 (4.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 6 (4.23%) Microsoft Clustering
6 6 (4.23%) Puppet
7 5 (3.52%) MOM
7 5 (3.52%) Nagios
7 5 (3.52%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (3.52%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (3.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 4 (2.82%) AirWatch
8 4 (2.82%) Malwarebytes
8 4 (2.82%) QRadar
8 4 (2.82%) SCVMM
8 4 (2.82%) WhatsUp Gold
9 3 (2.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 109 (76.76%) Microsoft
2 90 (63.38%) VMware
3 63 (44.37%) Citrix
4 43 (30.28%) Cisco
5 27 (19.01%) HP
6 23 (16.20%) Intel Security
7 16 (11.27%) Apple
7 16 (11.27%) Dell
8 15 (10.56%) Symantec
9 12 (8.45%) Red Hat
10 9 (6.34%) SonicWALL
11 8 (5.63%) 3PAR
11 8 (5.63%) Avaya
11 8 (5.63%) Splunk
12 7 (4.93%) F5
13 6 (4.23%) CyberArk
13 6 (4.23%) Forcepoint
13 6 (4.23%) IBM
13 6 (4.23%) Oracle
13 6 (4.23%) Palo Alto
London
Webrecruit
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Dagenham, Essex
MAPP - IT, Digital, Broadcasting & Media Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £22,500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
XLN Telecom
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Bloomberg
Salary: Additional benefits
Posted: 21 days ago