The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
England / South East
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 314 335 401
Rank change year-on-year +21 +66  
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 66 108 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.45% 0.59% 0.38%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.14% 6.84% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 57 91 68
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.75% +9.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £46,300
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00%  

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 the South East with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1283 1580 1750
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 8.73% 8.67% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1045 1264 1357
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

WSUS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for WSUS in the South East

WSUS
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WSUS in the South East over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 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
Berkshire +6 20 £45,000 - 1
West Sussex +15 19 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Oxfordshire +10 15 £33,750 -3.57%
Hampshire +27 10 £40,000 +32.01%
Surrey +5 2 £32,500 -31.57%
WSUS
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 South East region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 87 (73.73%) Microsoft
2 75 (63.56%) SQL Server
3 72 (61.02%) Windows
4 67 (56.78%) Active Directory
5 60 (50.85%) VMware
6 54 (45.76%) Microsoft Azure
7 51 (43.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 48 (40.68%) DNS
9 47 (39.83%) .NET
10 46 (38.98%) Windows Server
11 44 (37.29%) C#
12 43 (36.44%) ASP.NET
12 43 (36.44%) OO
12 43 (36.44%) MSMQ
12 43 (36.44%) MVC
12 43 (36.44%) Kanban
12 43 (36.44%) F#
12 43 (36.44%) TeamCity
12 43 (36.44%) RESTful
12 43 (36.44%) MongoDB
12 43 (36.44%) ASP.NET MVC
12 43 (36.44%) Dependency Injection
12 43 (36.44%) RabbitMQ
12 43 (36.44%) Node.js
12 43 (36.44%) KnockoutJS
12 43 (36.44%) Web Application Development
12 43 (36.44%) Agile Software Development
12 43 (36.44%) TDD
12 43 (36.44%) Ruby
12 43 (36.44%) Business Desktop Deployment

WSUS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 43 (36.44%) Elasticsearch
2 33 (27.97%) MS Exchange
3 17 (14.41%) Skype for Business
4 15 (12.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (11.02%) IIS
6 12 (10.17%) Apache
6 12 (10.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (10.17%) SharePoint
6 12 (10.17%) Tomcat
7 9 (7.63%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (7.63%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (7.63%) SAS
8 5 (4.24%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (2.54%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.69%) FileNet
Applications
1 6 (5.08%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (9.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (4.24%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.69%) iTrent
3 2 (1.69%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 54 (45.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (28.81%) Office 365
3 10 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (6.78%) SaaS
5 7 (5.93%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (5.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (1.69%) OneDrive
6 2 (1.69%) Oracle Service Cloud
7 1 (0.85%) IaaS
7 1 (0.85%) iTunes
7 1 (0.85%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 48 (40.68%) DNS
2 37 (31.36%) DHCP
3 31 (26.27%) Firewall
4 22 (18.64%) TCP/IP
5 20 (16.95%) Remote Desktop
5 20 (16.95%) SAN
5 20 (16.95%) VLAN
5 20 (16.95%) VPN
6 19 (16.10%) LAN
6 19 (16.10%) WAN
7 17 (14.41%) Skype
8 14 (11.86%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (11.02%) iSCSI
9 13 (11.02%) MPLS
10 12 (10.17%) Cisco PIX
11 5 (4.24%) Wireless
12 4 (3.39%) Internet
12 4 (3.39%) VoIP
13 2 (1.69%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (63.56%) SQL Server
2 43 (36.44%) MongoDB
3 31 (26.27%) SQL Server 2014
4 16 (13.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (12.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (11.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (11.02%) SQL Server 2016
7 12 (10.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 43 (36.44%) TeamCity
2 4 (3.39%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.39%) Vagrant
3 2 (1.69%) JIRA
4 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.85%) NetBeans
4 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (15.25%) Finance
2 12 (10.17%) Back Office
2 12 (10.17%) Manufacturing
2 12 (10.17%) Telecoms
3 11 (9.32%) Electronics
3 11 (9.32%) Marketing
4 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 43 (36.44%) .NET Developer
1 43 (36.44%) Developer
1 43 (36.44%) Messaging Developer
2 20 (16.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 20 (16.95%) 3rd Line Support
2 20 (16.95%) Analyst
2 20 (16.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (14.41%) Support Analyst
4 16 (13.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (13.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 16 (13.56%) Administrator
4 16 (13.56%) Infrastructure Support
4 16 (13.56%) Support Engineer
5 15 (12.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 15 (12.71%) Systems Administrator
6 12 (10.17%) Linux Support
6 12 (10.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 12 (10.17%) Senior Support Analyst
6 12 (10.17%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 12 (10.17%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (39.83%) .NET
2 43 (36.44%) AngularJS
2 43 (36.44%) ASP.NET
2 43 (36.44%) ASP.NET MVC
2 43 (36.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 43 (36.44%) ASP.NET Web API
2 43 (36.44%) KnockoutJS
2 43 (36.44%) MSMQ
2 43 (36.44%) Node.js
2 43 (36.44%) RabbitMQ
2 43 (36.44%) RESTful
2 43 (36.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 43 (36.44%) WPF
3 7 (5.93%) Web Services
4 2 (1.69%) CSS
4 2 (1.69%) HTML
5 1 (0.85%) LAMP
5 1 (0.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.86%) Data Centre
2 11 (9.32%) Clustering
3 4 (3.39%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.54%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.54%) Fat Client
4 3 (2.54%) Machine to Machine
4 3 (2.54%) Public Cloud
4 3 (2.54%) Replication
4 3 (2.54%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.69%) IVR
6 1 (0.85%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.85%) EMC VNX
6 1 (0.85%) PKI
6 1 (0.85%) User Experience
6 1 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 72 (61.02%) Windows
2 46 (38.98%) Windows Server
3 40 (33.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 37 (31.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (16.10%) Linux
6 18 (15.25%) Windows 7
7 14 (11.86%) Windows 10
8 13 (11.02%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (10.17%) Apple iOS
10 10 (8.47%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.69%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (0.85%) AIX
12 1 (0.85%) Solaris
12 1 (0.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (36.44%) Agile Software Development
1 43 (36.44%) Dependency Injection
1 43 (36.44%) Kanban
1 43 (36.44%) Multithreading
1 43 (36.44%) MVC
1 43 (36.44%) OO
1 43 (36.44%) TDD
1 43 (36.44%) Web Application Development
2 27 (22.88%) ITIL
3 17 (14.41%) Mentoring
4 11 (9.32%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (9.32%) DevOps
4 11 (9.32%) Digital Marketing
4 11 (9.32%) Programme Management
5 10 (8.47%) Kalman Filter
5 10 (8.47%) Migration
6 9 (7.63%) Customer Requirements
6 9 (7.63%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 9 (7.63%) Presales
6 9 (7.63%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 44 (37.29%) C#
2 43 (36.44%) F#
2 43 (36.44%) Ruby
3 28 (23.73%) SQL
4 27 (22.88%) PowerShell
5 5 (4.24%) VBScript
6 2 (1.69%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.69%) PHP
7 1 (0.85%) Java
7 1 (0.85%) VB
7 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (10.17%) CCNA
1 12 (10.17%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (6.78%) MCSE
2 8 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.54%) DBS Check
3 3 (2.54%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.69%) MCSA
4 2 (1.69%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.85%) CISSP
5 1 (0.85%) Degree
5 1 (0.85%) GCIA
5 1 (0.85%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.85%) COBIT
2 1 (0.85%) COSO
2 1 (0.85%) SAS 70
System Software
1 67 (56.78%) Active Directory
2 51 (43.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (34.75%) Hyper-V
4 27 (22.88%) vSphere
5 22 (18.64%) XenApp
6 15 (12.71%) Terminal Services
7 14 (11.86%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (10.17%) KVM
8 12 (10.17%) VMware Workstation
8 12 (10.17%) XenServer
9 9 (7.63%) XenDesktop
10 3 (2.54%) VMware Server
11 2 (1.69%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.85%) Docker
12 1 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 43 (36.44%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 43 (36.44%) Kibana
2 22 (18.64%) SCCM
3 17 (14.41%) Backup Exec
4 13 (11.02%) Norton AntiVirus
5 12 (10.17%) ZABBIX
6 11 (9.32%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 10 (8.47%) SmoothWall
8 7 (5.93%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (2.54%) FortiGate
9 3 (2.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (2.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (1.69%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.85%) BladeLogic
11 1 (0.85%) IBM BigFix
11 1 (0.85%) Nagios
11 1 (0.85%) Nessus
11 1 (0.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 87 (73.73%) Microsoft
2 60 (50.85%) VMware
3 24 (20.34%) Citrix
4 21 (17.80%) Cisco
5 20 (16.95%) HP
6 19 (16.10%) Dell
7 17 (14.41%) McAfee
7 17 (14.41%) Symantec
8 15 (12.71%) Veeam
9 13 (11.02%) Apple
9 13 (11.02%) F5
9 13 (11.02%) Sophos
10 12 (10.17%) SAP
11 10 (8.47%) NetApp
12 7 (5.93%) CheckPoint
12 7 (5.93%) EMC
13 6 (5.08%) CA
14 4 (3.39%) Avaya
15 2 (1.69%) Oracle
15 2 (1.69%) Veritas
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