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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
North West / Manchester
Rank 178 171 178
Rank change year-on-year -7 +7  
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 20 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.51% 0.24% 0.30%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.62% 3.54% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 3
Median salary £34,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.15% -18.75%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -9.09%  

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 356 226 204
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 9.03% 6.73% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 314 160 140
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

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 24 March 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 24 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
Bury - 9 £32,500 -
Stockport - 1 £17,500 -
WSUS
North West

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 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 Manchester region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 35 (97.22%) Active Directory
2 33 (91.67%) Microsoft
3 26 (72.22%) VMware
4 24 (66.67%) SQL
5 22 (61.11%) DNS
5 22 (61.11%) Firewall
6 20 (55.56%) Windows
6 20 (55.56%) MS Exchange
7 19 (52.78%) VLAN
8 18 (50.00%) Terminal Services
8 18 (50.00%) MS Excel
8 18 (50.00%) IIS
9 17 (47.22%) DHCP
10 15 (41.67%) Office 365
11 14 (38.89%) NetApp
12 13 (36.11%) Avaya
12 13 (36.11%) SAN
12 13 (36.11%) TCP/IP
12 13 (36.11%) SCCM
13 11 (30.56%) PowerShell
14 10 (27.78%) HP
14 10 (27.78%) Dell
14 10 (27.78%) ITIL
14 10 (27.78%) Windows Server
15 9 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
15 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
16 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
16 8 (22.22%) VBScript
17 7 (19.44%) Citrix
17 7 (19.44%) Cisco

WSUS
Top Related 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 20 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 18 (50.00%) IIS
3 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
3 5 (13.89%) Skype for Business
4 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (41.67%) Office 365
2 5 (13.89%) SaaS
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (61.11%) DNS
1 22 (61.11%) Firewall
2 19 (52.78%) VLAN
3 17 (47.22%) DHCP
4 13 (36.11%) SAN
4 13 (36.11%) TCP/IP
5 5 (13.89%) LAN
5 5 (13.89%) WAN
6 4 (11.11%) Skype
7 3 (8.33%) VPN
8 1 (2.78%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) FileMaker
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (13.89%) Back Office
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 19 (52.78%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 19 (52.78%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 19 (52.78%) Analyst
2 19 (52.78%) Infrastructure Support
2 19 (52.78%) Support Analyst
3 18 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 18 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 18 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 10 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (25.00%) IT Support
6 7 (19.44%) Support Engineer
7 6 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 5 (13.89%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
8 5 (13.89%) IT Analyst
8 5 (13.89%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (13.89%) IT Support Analyst
8 5 (13.89%) VMware Engineer
9 4 (11.11%) IT Engineer
9 4 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Clustering
2 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (8.33%) Replication
4 1 (2.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 20 (55.56%) Windows
2 10 (27.78%) Windows Server
3 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (11.11%) Linux
5 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (11.11%) Unix
6 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) ITIL
2 5 (13.89%) Information Security
3 4 (11.11%) Data Management
3 4 (11.11%) Master Data Management
3 4 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (8.33%) Application Virtualisation
4 3 (8.33%) Resource Allocation
4 3 (8.33%) Software Deployment
4 3 (8.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 1 (2.78%) BCP
5 1 (2.78%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.78%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (2.78%) Compliance Management
5 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.78%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.78%) Security Monitoring
5 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.78%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (2.78%) Time Management
5 1 (2.78%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 24 (66.67%) SQL
2 11 (30.56%) PowerShell
3 8 (22.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
1 4 (11.11%) MCSA
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.33%) MCT
3 1 (2.78%) MCP
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (97.22%) Active Directory
2 18 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 9 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
6 3 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (36.11%) SCCM
2 5 (13.89%) Backup Exec
2 5 (13.89%) HP SIM
2 5 (13.89%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (8.33%) Nagios
4 1 (2.78%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 33 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 26 (72.22%) VMware
3 14 (38.89%) NetApp
4 13 (36.11%) Avaya
5 10 (27.78%) Dell
5 10 (27.78%) HP
6 7 (19.44%) Cisco
6 7 (19.44%) Citrix
7 5 (13.89%) Sophos
7 5 (13.89%) Symantec
8 4 (11.11%) GFI Software
8 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
8 4 (11.11%) SolarWinds
9 3 (8.33%) Forcepoint
9 3 (8.33%) Intel Security
9 3 (8.33%) Meraki
9 3 (8.33%) Veeam
10 1 (2.78%) Apple
10 1 (2.78%) Panasonic
10 1 (2.78%) Sage
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