Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 172 164 177
Rank change year-on-year -8 +13 -3
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 4 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.13% 0.14% 0.38%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.79% 1.56% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 14
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 - £42,500
10th Percentile £35,250 - £40,000
90th Percentile £53,750 - £45,325
South East median annual salary £37,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -25.00% +11.11% +32.35%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 223 256 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 7.14% 9.19% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 176 202 197
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +9.29% +10.91%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £78,750 £67,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +4.65%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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
Abingdon -2 1 £52,500 -
Oxford - 1 £52,500 -
Witney - 1 £32,500 -
WSUS
South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (50.00%) NAS
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Skype
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (25.00%) Web Filtering
4 1 (25.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (25.00%) Task Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing

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 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) SAS
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) NAS
3 2 (50.00%) Skype
4 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Hyper-V Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (25.00%) Presales
1 1 (25.00%) Release Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Task Automation
1 1 (25.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Apple
2 1 (25.00%) CA
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Sophos
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) Veeam