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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
England / London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 518 551 601
Rank change year-on-year +33 +50  
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 97 81 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.26% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.54% 2.00% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 87 69 74
Median salary £50,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.63% -2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £34,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,000 £53,850
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.67% -5.33%  

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 3822 4040 3820
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 10.44% 10.10% 8.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3166 3490 3182
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £56,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,860 £40,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

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 23 June 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 23 June 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 +16 14 £50,000 +12.99% 2
Uxbridge - 5 £37,500 -
Dagenham - 4 £22,500 -
WSUS
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 (84.38%) Active Directory
2 131 (81.88%) Windows
3 95 (59.38%) Microsoft
4 93 (58.13%) VMware
5 88 (55.00%) Windows Server
6 82 (51.25%) SCCM
7 77 (48.13%) DNS
8 71 (44.38%) DHCP
9 62 (38.75%) MS Exchange
9 62 (38.75%) VMware Infrastructure
10 61 (38.13%) TCP/IP
11 58 (36.25%) Windows Server 2012
12 57 (35.63%) Windows Server 2008
13 52 (32.50%) Citrix
13 52 (32.50%) Linux
14 51 (31.88%) Finance
15 49 (30.63%) Cisco
16 46 (28.75%) Exchange Server 2010
17 43 (26.88%) vSphere
18 40 (25.00%) Firewall
19 39 (24.38%) ITIL
20 36 (22.50%) HP
20 36 (22.50%) SharePoint
20 36 (22.50%) LAN
21 35 (21.88%) IIS
22 34 (21.25%) PowerShell
23 33 (20.63%) XenApp
23 33 (20.63%) McAfee
23 33 (20.63%) Microsoft Office
23 33 (20.63%) SQL Server

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 62 (38.75%) MS Exchange
2 46 (28.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (22.50%) SharePoint
4 35 (21.88%) IIS
5 32 (20.00%) Skype for Business
6 16 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (5.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (2.50%) FileNet
11 3 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (1.88%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (1.25%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.63%) Apache
13 1 (0.63%) Confluence
13 1 (0.63%) SAS
Applications
1 33 (20.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (2.50%) iTrent
1 4 (2.50%) ResourceLink
1 4 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.25%) Eikon
3 1 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 32 (20.00%) Office 365
2 22 (13.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.50%) Oracle Service Cloud
5 2 (1.25%) Akamai
5 2 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.25%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.25%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.25%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.63%) G Suite
6 1 (0.63%) IaaS
6 1 (0.63%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.63%) PaaS
6 1 (0.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 77 (48.13%) DNS
2 71 (44.38%) DHCP
3 61 (38.13%) TCP/IP
4 40 (25.00%) Firewall
5 36 (22.50%) LAN
6 30 (18.75%) WAN
7 21 (13.13%) Skype
8 20 (12.50%) VPN
9 19 (11.88%) SAN
10 14 (8.75%) Internet
10 14 (8.75%) VoIP
11 13 (8.13%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (8.13%) IP Telephony
12 12 (7.50%) Network Security
12 12 (7.50%) SSL
13 9 (5.63%) FTP
14 8 (5.00%) Wireless
15 7 (4.38%) Remote Desktop
16 6 (3.75%) Cisco PIX
16 6 (3.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (20.63%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (8.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (4.38%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.63%) MySQL
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (3.75%) JIRA
2 3 (1.88%) AdminStudio
2 3 (1.88%) InstallShield
2 3 (1.88%) MSI
3 1 (0.63%) NetBeans
3 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 51 (31.88%) Finance
2 21 (13.13%) Banking
3 15 (9.38%) Telecoms
4 8 (5.00%) Back Office
4 8 (5.00%) Marketing
5 4 (2.50%) Electronics
5 4 (2.50%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.25%) Advertising
6 2 (1.25%) Law
6 2 (1.25%) Legal
6 2 (1.25%) Retail
7 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (21.88%) Analyst
2 29 (18.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 26 (16.25%) Support Engineer
4 24 (15.00%) Support Analyst
5 20 (12.50%) Security Manager
6 19 (11.88%) IT Support
7 17 (10.63%) 2nd Line Support
8 16 (10.00%) Administrator
8 16 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
9 15 (9.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 15 (9.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 14 (8.75%) Finance Manager
11 13 (8.13%) Information Manager
11 13 (8.13%) Information Security Manager
11 13 (8.13%) Systems Engineer
11 13 (8.13%) Windows Engineer
12 12 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 12 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support
12 12 (7.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 12 (7.50%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.75%) SailPoint
2 8 (5.00%) LAMP
3 6 (3.75%) Web Services
4 5 (3.13%) CSS
4 5 (3.13%) HTML
5 2 (1.25%) Sensu
6 1 (0.63%) .NET
6 1 (0.63%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.63%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.63%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.13%) Clustering
2 11 (6.88%) Smartphone
3 10 (6.25%) Blackberry
4 9 (5.63%) Data Centre
4 9 (5.63%) Driving Licence
5 8 (5.00%) PKI
5 8 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (4.38%) HP Storage
7 6 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.75%) Management Information System
8 5 (3.13%) iPhone
8 5 (3.13%) Replication
9 4 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (2.50%) Fat Client
9 4 (2.50%) HP StoreVirtual
9 4 (2.50%) IVR
9 4 (2.50%) Public Cloud
9 4 (2.50%) Social Media
9 4 (2.50%) Thin Client
10 3 (1.88%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 131 (81.88%) Windows
2 88 (55.00%) Windows Server
3 58 (36.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 57 (35.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 52 (32.50%) Linux
6 17 (10.63%) Windows 7
7 12 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (6.88%) Android
8 11 (6.88%) Unix
9 9 (5.63%) Mac OS X
9 9 (5.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (5.00%) Solaris
11 6 (3.75%) Windows 10
11 6 (3.75%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.88%) CentOS
12 3 (1.88%) Ubuntu
13 2 (1.25%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (24.38%) ITIL
2 19 (11.88%) Information Security
3 17 (10.63%) Privileged Access Management
3 17 (10.63%) SIEM
4 16 (10.00%) Security Monitoring
4 16 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 16 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 15 (9.38%) Analytics
6 14 (8.75%) Incident Management
6 14 (8.75%) Performance Management
7 12 (7.50%) Release Management
8 9 (5.63%) Project Management
9 8 (5.00%) Change Control
9 8 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (5.00%) Data Protection
9 8 (5.00%) Patch Management
9 8 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
10 7 (4.38%) Contingency Planning
10 7 (4.38%) Security Operations
10 7 (4.38%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 34 (21.25%) PowerShell
2 32 (20.00%) SQL
3 8 (5.00%) Shell Script
4 7 (4.38%) VB
5 5 (3.13%) PHP
6 4 (2.50%) Bash Shell
6 4 (2.50%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.88%) Python
7 3 (1.88%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.88%) VBScript
8 1 (0.63%) C
8 1 (0.63%) C#
8 1 (0.63%) Java
8 1 (0.63%) Perl
8 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (19.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (18.13%) MCSE
3 17 (10.63%) CISSP
4 16 (10.00%) MCP
5 15 (9.38%) GIAC
6 14 (8.75%) CISA
6 14 (8.75%) CISM
6 14 (8.75%) GISF
6 14 (8.75%) GSEC
7 12 (7.50%) MCSA
8 11 (6.88%) MCDST
9 10 (6.25%) Security Cleared
10 8 (5.00%) CCNA
10 8 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (3.75%) DV Cleared
12 4 (2.50%) A+ Certification
12 4 (2.50%) CCAA
12 4 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (2.50%) DBS Check
13 3 (1.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.50%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (2.50%) SSAE 16
3 2 (1.25%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 2 (1.25%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.25%) SLA
4 1 (0.63%) PMO
System Software
1 135 (84.38%) Active Directory
2 62 (38.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (26.88%) vSphere
4 33 (20.63%) XenApp
5 31 (19.38%) Hyper-V
6 21 (13.13%) XenDesktop
7 19 (11.88%) Terminal Services
8 16 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
8 16 (10.00%) VMware Workstation
9 6 (3.75%) Forefront TMG
9 6 (3.75%) ISA Server
10 5 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (2.50%) DFS Replication
12 3 (1.88%) KVM
13 1 (0.63%) BitLocker
13 1 (0.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.63%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 82 (51.25%) SCCM
2 25 (15.63%) SCOM
3 21 (13.13%) McAfee ePO
4 16 (10.00%) Nessus
4 16 (10.00%) Nexpose
4 16 (10.00%) QRadar
5 14 (8.75%) Backup Exec
5 14 (8.75%) Core Impact
5 14 (8.75%) OpenVAS
5 14 (8.75%) PowerBroker
5 14 (8.75%) RSA Security Analytics
6 11 (6.88%) vCenter Server
7 6 (3.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 6 (3.75%) MOM
8 5 (3.13%) Microsoft Clustering
8 5 (3.13%) Nagios
9 4 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (2.50%) SCVMM
9 4 (2.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 4 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 95 (59.38%) Microsoft
2 93 (58.13%) VMware
3 52 (32.50%) Citrix
4 49 (30.63%) Cisco
5 36 (22.50%) HP
6 33 (20.63%) McAfee
7 31 (19.38%) Symantec
8 25 (15.63%) Dell
9 21 (13.13%) Apple
10 20 (12.50%) Splunk
11 19 (11.88%) SolarWinds
12 18 (11.25%) CyberArk
13 17 (10.63%) Palo Alto
14 14 (8.75%) AlienVault
14 14 (8.75%) ArcSight
14 14 (8.75%) Aveksa
14 14 (8.75%) Bomgar
14 14 (8.75%) LogRhythm
14 14 (8.75%) Qualys
15 10 (6.25%) NetApp
West London
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
North West London
Hammersmith Medicines Research
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
World Fuel Services
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Qube Global Software
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + 10% Pension + 30-50% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
VIT
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum (pro-rata) depending on experience
Posted: 16 days ago
North West London
Frances Crick Group
Salary: From £41,600 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago