WSUS Jobs in the South East

Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
England > South East

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East requiring WSUS skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited WSUS over the 6 months leading up to 16 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
16 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 303 316 465
Rank change year-on-year +13 +149 -84
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 101 61 41
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.54% 0.46% 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.90% 3.38% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 91 52 17
10th Percentile £32,500 - £30,150
25th Percentile £41,250 £25,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,500 £26,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +109.43% -33.75% +42.86%
75th Percentile £59,000 £67,500 £67,500
90th Percentile - £74,250 -
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +14.12% +13.33%

All Systems Management Skills
South East

WSUS falls under the Systems Management category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring systems management skills in the South East.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1,713 1,806 2,869
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 9.19% 13.61% 13.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1,218 1,195 1,756
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,400 £32,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £44,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% -7.69% +8.33%
75th Percentile £71,000 £77,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £95,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -7.41% -3.57% +7.69%

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing WSUS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for WSUS in the South East

WSUS
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing WSUS in the South East.

Salary trend for WSUS in the South East

WSUS
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing WSUS in the South East over the 6 months to 16 June 2024.

Salary histogram for WSUS in the South East

WSUS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the South East region over the 6 months to 16 June 2024. 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
Jobs
Thames Valley +25 57 £59,000 +126.92% 14
Berkshire +39 56 £59,000 +126.92% 14
Hampshire -18 27 £41,500 -37.36% 7
Kent -25 11 £42,500 +60.38% 1
Middlesex - 6 £35,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £55,000 -
WSUS
England

WSUS
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (23.76%) Microsoft Exchange
2 5 (4.95%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (11.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 50 (49.50%) Azure
2 29 (28.71%) Microsoft 365
3 24 (23.76%) Entra ID
4 20 (19.80%) Azure Monitor
5 19 (18.81%) Azure Storage
6 13 (12.87%) OCI
7 7 (6.93%) AWS
8 5 (4.95%) Mimecast
8 5 (4.95%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.99%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (63.37%) DNS
2 47 (46.53%) Firewall
3 36 (35.64%) DHCP
4 13 (12.87%) SAN
5 10 (9.90%) TCP/IP
6 6 (5.94%) VPN
7 5 (4.95%) iSCSI
7 5 (4.95%) LAN
7 5 (4.95%) NAS
7 5 (4.95%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.98%) Network Security
9 1 (0.99%) BGP
9 1 (0.99%) IPsec
9 1 (0.99%) OSPF
9 1 (0.99%) SD-WAN
9 1 (0.99%) WAN
9 1 (0.99%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.99%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (8.91%) MSI
2 8 (7.92%) AdminStudio
2 8 (7.92%) InstallShield
3 2 (1.98%) Hudson
General
1 60 (59.41%) Social Skills
2 9 (8.91%) Finance
3 8 (7.92%) Organisational Skills
3 8 (7.92%) Presentation Skills
4 5 (4.95%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.97%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.97%) Documentation Skills
5 3 (2.97%) Retail
6 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.99%) Games
7 1 (0.99%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (30.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (21.78%) Support Specialist
3 19 (18.81%) Active Directory Specialist
3 19 (18.81%) Active Directory Support
3 19 (18.81%) Azure Specialist
4 16 (15.84%) Analyst
5 9 (8.91%) Infrastructure Support
5 9 (8.91%) Server Engineer
6 8 (7.92%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (7.92%) Applications Packager
6 8 (7.92%) PowerShell Engineer
6 8 (7.92%) SC Cleared Application Packager
6 8 (7.92%) VMware Engineer
6 8 (7.92%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (6.93%) Vulnerability Analyst
8 6 (5.94%) Audio Visual Engineer
9 5 (4.95%) Build Engineer
9 5 (4.95%) IT Support
9 5 (4.95%) Lead
9 5 (4.95%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (18.81%) ARM Templates
Miscellaneous
1 33 (32.67%) Self-Motivation
2 20 (19.80%) PKI
3 13 (12.87%) Data Centre
4 8 (7.92%) Shadow IT
5 5 (4.95%) Replication
6 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.99%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 98 (97.03%) Windows
2 64 (63.37%) Windows Server
3 53 (52.48%) Windows Server 2016
4 48 (47.52%) Windows Server 2019
5 32 (31.68%) Linux
6 31 (30.69%) Windows 10
7 30 (29.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (11.88%) Windows XP
9 11 (10.89%) Windows NT
10 8 (7.92%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.98%) VMS
12 1 (0.99%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (63.37%) ITIL
2 38 (37.62%) Service Management
3 34 (33.66%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 33 (32.67%) Customer Service
5 32 (31.68%) Agile
5 32 (31.68%) Release Management
6 20 (19.80%) Project Management
7 19 (18.81%) Analytics
7 19 (18.81%) CI/CD
7 19 (18.81%) DevOps
7 19 (18.81%) Identity Management
7 19 (18.81%) Infrastructure as Code
7 19 (18.81%) Log Analytics
7 19 (18.81%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 19 (18.81%) Privileged Identity Management
7 19 (18.81%) RBAC
8 18 (17.82%) Patch Management
9 17 (16.83%) Problem-Solving
10 15 (14.85%) Proactive Monitoring
11 13 (12.87%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (48.51%) PowerShell
2 27 (26.73%) C#
2 27 (26.73%) VB
3 19 (18.81%) Bicep
3 19 (18.81%) VBScript
4 3 (2.97%) Shell Script
4 3 (2.97%) SQL
Qualifications
1 75 (74.26%) Security Cleared
2 68 (67.33%) DV Cleared
3 51 (50.50%) SC Cleared
4 43 (42.57%) Degree
5 19 (18.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 12 (11.88%) CCNA
6 12 (11.88%) CCNP
6 12 (11.88%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.97%) A+ Certification
7 3 (2.97%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (10.89%) SLA
2 5 (4.95%) Cyber Essentials
2 5 (4.95%) QA
System Software
1 88 (87.13%) Active Directory
2 28 (27.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (18.81%) Virtual Desktop
3 19 (18.81%) Virtual Machines
4 18 (17.82%) Hyper-V
4 18 (17.82%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (10.89%) Firmware
6 9 (8.91%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.99%) Docker
Systems Management
1 61 (60.40%) SCCM
2 34 (33.66%) SCOM
3 20 (19.80%) Kubernetes
4 19 (18.81%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 19 (18.81%) Microsoft Intune
5 18 (17.82%) vCenter Server
6 12 (11.88%) EMC NetWorker
6 12 (11.88%) NetBackup
7 11 (10.89%) Sysprep
8 1 (0.99%) Grafana
8 1 (0.99%) Nessus
8 1 (0.99%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 67 (66.34%) Microsoft
2 37 (36.63%) VMware
3 17 (16.83%) Veeam
4 15 (14.85%) HP
5 13 (12.87%) Cisco
5 13 (12.87%) Dell
5 13 (12.87%) Juniper
5 13 (12.87%) Oracle
6 12 (11.88%) 3PAR
6 12 (11.88%) EMC
6 12 (11.88%) Extreme Networks
6 12 (11.88%) Palo Alto
6 12 (11.88%) Symantec
7 11 (10.89%) ServiceNow
7 11 (10.89%) Sophos
8 9 (8.91%) Autodesk
9 6 (5.94%) Apple
10 5 (4.95%) Acronis
10 5 (4.95%) Ubiquiti
11 3 (2.97%) Remedy