Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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)
England > South West
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 311 309 311
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 -19
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 23 43 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.22% 0.39% 0.33%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.45% 5.89% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 20 31 35
South West median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -13.33% +38.89%
10th Percentile £24,400 £26,000 £21,720
90th Percentile £48,125 £39,500 £43,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +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 the South West with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 667 730 866
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 6.39% 6.56% 7.17%
Number of salaries quoted 530 571 656
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,786 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,375 £62,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing WSUS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for WSUS in the South West

WSUS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for WSUS in the South West

WSUS
Salary Histogram in the South West

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

Salary histogram for WSUS in the South West

WSUS
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the South West 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
Devon +7 9 £32,500 +20.37% 1
Gloucestershire -3 5 £26,500 -26.39%
Wiltshire +9 4 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Bristol -23 3 £42,500 +30.77%
Somerset - 2 £26,000 - 1
WSUS
England

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 South West region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (82.61%) Microsoft
3 16 (69.57%) VMware
3 16 (69.57%) Windows Server
4 15 (65.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (65.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
5 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Office
6 11 (47.83%) Finance
7 10 (43.48%) ITIL
7 10 (43.48%) Cisco
8 8 (34.78%) Lotus
8 8 (34.78%) Firewall
8 8 (34.78%) Office 365
9 7 (30.43%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (30.43%) Dell
9 7 (30.43%) Linux
10 6 (26.09%) Citrix
10 6 (26.09%) Red Hat
10 6 (26.09%) HP
10 6 (26.09%) DHCP
10 6 (26.09%) VPN
10 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (21.74%) Infor
11 5 (21.74%) NETGEAR
11 5 (21.74%) Veeam
11 5 (21.74%) Riverbed
11 5 (21.74%) AS400

WSUS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 5 (21.74%) IBM Domino
1 5 (21.74%) IIS
1 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) Apache
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (13.04%) IBM Notes
2 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (4.35%) Confluence
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (21.74%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 8 (34.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) Firewall
2 6 (26.09%) DHCP
2 6 (26.09%) VPN
3 5 (21.74%) MPLS
4 4 (17.39%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
5 3 (13.04%) DNS
5 3 (13.04%) LAN
5 3 (13.04%) Skype
5 3 (13.04%) SSH
5 3 (13.04%) WAN
6 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (4.35%) FTP
7 1 (4.35%) Internet
7 1 (4.35%) Intranet
7 1 (4.35%) SAN
7 1 (4.35%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) IT Manager
1 5 (21.74%) Systems Engineer
1 5 (21.74%) Systems Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Service Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Support
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 1st Line Support Technician
5 1 (4.35%) IT Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Network Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) SQL DBA
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) AS400
2 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.04%) Fat Client
2 3 (13.04%) Thin Client
3 2 (8.70%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (69.57%) Windows Server
3 15 (65.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (30.43%) Linux
6 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (21.74%) CentOS
8 4 (17.39%) Windows 10
8 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
9 3 (13.04%) Debian
10 1 (4.35%) Unix
10 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Contingency Planning
2 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (21.74%) ERP
2 5 (21.74%) People Management
2 5 (21.74%) SDLC
3 3 (13.04%) Security Patching
3 3 (13.04%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.35%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.35%) Information Security
5 1 (4.35%) Information Security Management
5 1 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.35%) Line Management
5 1 (4.35%) Logistics
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (4.35%) Security Management
5 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) DV Cleared
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
1 15 (65.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (30.43%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (13.04%) XenApp
3 3 (13.04%) XenDesktop
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (8.70%) vSphere
5 1 (4.35%) DFS Replication
5 1 (4.35%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Cacti
1 3 (13.04%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Satellite
1 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (8.70%) SCCM
3 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Nagios
3 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.35%) SCDPM
3 1 (4.35%) SCOM
3 1 (4.35%) SCOrch
3 1 (4.35%) SCSM
3 1 (4.35%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) Microsoft
2 16 (69.57%) VMware
3 10 (43.48%) Cisco
4 8 (34.78%) Lotus
5 7 (30.43%) Dell
6 6 (26.09%) Citrix
6 6 (26.09%) HP
6 6 (26.09%) Red Hat
7 5 (21.74%) Avaya
7 5 (21.74%) Infor
7 5 (21.74%) NETGEAR
7 5 (21.74%) Riverbed
7 5 (21.74%) SonicWALL
7 5 (21.74%) Sophos
7 5 (21.74%) Symantec
7 5 (21.74%) Veeam
8 3 (13.04%) Intel
9 1 (4.35%) Atlassian
9 1 (4.35%) NetApp
9 1 (4.35%) ProCurve
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
myBench Ltd
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 16 days ago