Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 156 174
Rank change year-on-year +5 +18 +4
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 18 27 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.65% 0.84% 0.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.27% 8.13% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 14
Oxfordshire median annual salary £32,500 £42,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.53% +9.68% +3.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,500 £33,100
90th Percentile £42,100 £46,000 £45,650
South East median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% +6.67%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 287 332 239
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 10.30% 10.38% 7.86%
Number of salaries quoted 234 241 177
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +15.15%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £74,500 £65,000 £68,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £46,625 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.88% +3.61% +5.88%

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WSUS in Oxfordshire

WSUS
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for WSUS in Oxfordshire

WSUS
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WSUS in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for WSUS in Oxfordshire

WSUS
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 July 2017. 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
Witney - 9 £32,500 -
Bicester - 1 £41,500 -
WSUS
South East

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 18 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 17 (94.44%) Office 365
3 16 (88.89%) VMware
3 16 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (83.33%) DHCP
4 15 (83.33%) DNS
5 14 (77.78%) Skype
5 14 (77.78%) Hyper-V
5 14 (77.78%) Skype for Business
6 11 (61.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (61.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 11 (61.11%) MS Exchange
6 11 (61.11%) Dell
6 11 (61.11%) SAN
6 11 (61.11%) Backup Exec
7 10 (55.56%) iSCSI
7 10 (55.56%) SCCM
7 10 (55.56%) Symantec
7 10 (55.56%) Norton AntiVirus
7 10 (55.56%) Sophos
7 10 (55.56%) SQL
7 10 (55.56%) HP
7 10 (55.56%) Windows 10
7 10 (55.56%) Windows 7
7 10 (55.56%) vSphere
7 10 (55.56%) Kalman Filter
7 10 (55.56%) Windows 8

WSUS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 14 (77.78%) Skype for Business
2 11 (61.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (61.11%) MS Exchange
3 9 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (50.00%) SAS
4 5 (27.78%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (27.78%) IIS
4 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (94.44%) Office 365
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (11.11%) OneDrive
4 1 (5.56%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 15 (83.33%) DHCP
1 15 (83.33%) DNS
2 14 (77.78%) Skype
3 11 (61.11%) SAN
4 10 (55.56%) iSCSI
5 6 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (11.11%) LAN
6 2 (11.11%) VoIP
6 2 (11.11%) WAN
7 1 (5.56%) BIG-IP
7 1 (5.56%) Firewall
7 1 (5.56%) VLAN
7 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 9 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 9 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 9 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 9 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 9 (50.00%) Systems Support
2 9 (50.00%) Systems Support Engineer
3 8 (44.44%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 8 (44.44%) Infrastructure Support
3 8 (44.44%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Specialist
5 3 (16.67%) Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Service Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Clustering
2 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.56%) EMC VNX
3 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.56%) Replication
3 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (55.56%) Windows 10
3 10 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 10 (55.56%) Windows 8
4 9 (50.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Kalman Filter
2 9 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 9 (50.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 9 (50.00%) Migration
2 9 (50.00%) Presales
2 9 (50.00%) Web Filtering
3 8 (44.44%) ITIL
4 5 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (27.78%) Incident Management
4 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
4 5 (27.78%) Network Load Balancing
4 5 (27.78%) Patch Management
4 5 (27.78%) Performance Management
4 5 (27.78%) Release Management
4 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
4 5 (27.78%) Task Automation
5 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.56%) Email Filtering
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) MCSE
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (77.78%) Hyper-V
4 10 (55.56%) vSphere
5 9 (50.00%) XenApp
5 9 (50.00%) XenDesktop
6 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (61.11%) Backup Exec
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 10 (55.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 10 (55.56%) SCCM
3 9 (50.00%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) VMware
2 11 (61.11%) Dell
3 10 (55.56%) HP
3 10 (55.56%) Sophos
3 10 (55.56%) Symantec
4 9 (50.00%) Apple
4 9 (50.00%) Citrix
4 9 (50.00%) Veeam
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 5 (27.78%) CA
7 2 (11.11%) Cisco
8 1 (5.56%) Avaya
8 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
8 1 (5.56%) Dell Compellent
8 1 (5.56%) EMC
8 1 (5.56%) F5
8 1 (5.56%) Forcepoint
8 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
8 1 (5.56%) WatchGuard