The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
South West / Somerset
Rank 79 - 62
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.32% - 0.61%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.00% - 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £26,000 - -
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 Somerset with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 50 46 18
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 7.97% 7.46% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 43 40 15
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +18.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.52%  

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

WSUS
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for WSUS in Somerset

WSUS
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 22 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
Taunton - 2 £26,000 -
WSUS
South West

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 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 Somerset region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
4 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
4 4 (57.14%) WAN
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (57.14%) SAN
5 3 (42.86%) Firmware
5 3 (42.86%) Citrix
5 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
5 3 (42.86%) DHCP
5 3 (42.86%) DNS
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) IIS
5 3 (42.86%) MS Office
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 3 (42.86%) Web Filtering
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (42.86%) XenApp
5 3 (42.86%) XenDesktop
5 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (42.86%) Cybercrime
5 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
5 3 (42.86%) Degree
5 3 (42.86%) Network Security

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (42.86%) IIS
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (42.86%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) SAN
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) DHCP
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) SSL
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Support
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (42.86%) Web Filtering
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
2 2 (28.57%) Security Patching
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) MCSA
4 1 (14.29%) CCENT
4 1 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (14.29%) MCSE
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) Firmware
3 3 (42.86%) XenApp
3 3 (42.86%) XenDesktop
4 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds