Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 - 82
Rank change year-on-year - +82 +8
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.11% - 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.19% - 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Merseyside median annual salary £21,000 - -
North West median annual salary £62,500 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +56.25% +23.08% +4.84%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 84 152 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 9.41% 11.91% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 49 77 31
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +28.57% +16.67%
10th Percentile £27,750 £34,900 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £87,500
North West median annual salary £47,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.18% +6.25% -

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for WSUS in Merseyside

WSUS
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for WSUS in Merseyside

WSUS
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. 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
St Helens - 1 £21,000 -
WSUS
North West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) IPv6
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) 802.11
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (100.00%) G Suite

WSUS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 802.11
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) IPv6
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate IT Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate IT Support
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate IT Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Support
1 1 (100.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware