Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
UK > Wales
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 149 145
Rank change year-on-year +10 -4 0
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 4 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.19% 0.34% 0.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.98% 4.46% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 4
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% +62.79%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,450 £24,625
90th Percentile £53,750 £45,000 £39,250
UK median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year -5.88% +0.59% +20.71%

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 Wales with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 202 202 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 9.74% 7.70% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 179 126 78
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -2.78%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,875 £23,750
90th Percentile £57,946 £57,500 £48,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing WSUS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for WSUS in Wales

WSUS
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for WSUS in Wales

WSUS
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WSUS in Wales over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WSUS in Wales

WSUS
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the Wales region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
South Wales +24 4 £40,000 -
WSUS
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Wales region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 2 (50.00%) NAS
2 2 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Sage
2 2 (50.00%) McAfee
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) AS400
2 2 (50.00%) VMware

WSUS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) NAS
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) McAfee
2 2 (50.00%) Sage
2 2 (50.00%) VMware