The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 181 187
Rank change year-on-year -8 +6  
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 18 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.43% 0.26% 0.060%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.81% 3.42% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 1
Median salary £33,750 £35,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.92% +9.23%  
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 Manchester with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 374 263 166
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 8.93% 7.50% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 343 230 124
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

WSUS
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for WSUS in Manchester

WSUS
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WSUS in Manchester over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WSUS in Manchester

WSUS
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the Manchester 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
Bury -5 7 £32,500 -8.45%
Bolton - 3 £35,000 -
WSUS
North West

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 Manchester region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 37 (97.37%) Microsoft
1 37 (97.37%) Active Directory
2 29 (76.32%) Firewall
3 26 (68.42%) DNS
3 26 (68.42%) IIS
3 26 (68.42%) MS Exchange
3 26 (68.42%) VMware
4 21 (55.26%) VLAN
4 21 (55.26%) DHCP
4 21 (55.26%) Terminal Services
5 19 (50.00%) NetApp
5 19 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 18 (47.37%) SQL
7 17 (44.74%) Windows
8 16 (42.11%) Avaya
8 16 (42.11%) SAN
8 16 (42.11%) Office 365
9 14 (36.84%) ITIL
9 14 (36.84%) LAN
9 14 (36.84%) WAN
10 13 (34.21%) HP
11 12 (31.58%) PowerShell
12 11 (28.95%) Windows Server
13 10 (26.32%) SaaS
13 10 (26.32%) Hyper-V
13 10 (26.32%) SCCM
13 10 (26.32%) Clustering
13 10 (26.32%) Dell
13 10 (26.32%) VBScript
14 8 (21.05%) VMware ESXi

WSUS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 26 (68.42%) IIS
1 26 (68.42%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (42.11%) Office 365
2 10 (26.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (76.32%) Firewall
2 26 (68.42%) DNS
3 21 (55.26%) DHCP
3 21 (55.26%) VLAN
4 19 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 16 (42.11%) SAN
6 14 (36.84%) LAN
6 14 (36.84%) WAN
7 3 (7.89%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (7.89%) MPLS
8 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) FileMaker
General
1 4 (10.53%) Legal
2 2 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 27 (71.05%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
1 27 (71.05%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 27 (71.05%) 3rd Line Support
1 27 (71.05%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 27 (71.05%) Analyst
1 27 (71.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 27 (71.05%) Infrastructure Support
1 27 (71.05%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 26 (68.42%) Support Analyst
3 11 (28.95%) IT Support
4 10 (26.32%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 10 (26.32%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
4 10 (26.32%) IT Analyst
4 10 (26.32%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
4 10 (26.32%) IT Support Analyst
5 9 (23.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (21.05%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) IT Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Clustering
2 1 (2.63%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 17 (44.74%) Windows
2 11 (28.95%) Windows Server
3 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.26%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Vista
5 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) ITIL
2 3 (7.89%) Business Continuity
2 3 (7.89%) Compliance Management
2 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
2 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery Management
3 1 (2.63%) Patch Management
3 1 (2.63%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (47.37%) SQL
2 12 (31.58%) PowerShell
3 10 (26.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 37 (97.37%) Active Directory
2 21 (55.26%) Terminal Services
3 10 (26.32%) Hyper-V
4 8 (21.05%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (7.89%) vSphere
6 2 (5.26%) XenApp
7 1 (2.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (26.32%) SCCM
2 8 (21.05%) vCenter Server
3 1 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 37 (97.37%) Microsoft
2 26 (68.42%) VMware
3 19 (50.00%) NetApp
4 16 (42.11%) Avaya
5 13 (34.21%) HP
6 10 (26.32%) Dell
7 4 (10.53%) Cisco
8 3 (7.89%) Citrix
8 3 (7.89%) Juniper
8 3 (7.89%) Nimble Storage
9 2 (5.26%) Apple
9 2 (5.26%) McAfee
10 1 (2.63%) Extreme Networks
10 1 (2.63%) Mitel
10 1 (2.63%) Panasonic
10 1 (2.63%) Sage
10 1 (2.63%) Symantec
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