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

Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 52 73
Rank change year-on-year -5 +21  
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 12 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.16% 1.03% 0.38%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.67% 13.16% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 2
Median salary £35,000 £26,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.61% -21.80%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.67% -5.33%  

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 Watford with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 61 38 60
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 10.99% 7.80% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 37 38 34
Median salary £42,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £74,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 Watford

WSUS
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for WSUS in Watford

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

1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 12 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 12 (100.00%) ISDN
1 12 (100.00%) LAN
1 12 (100.00%) PBX
1 12 (100.00%) VoIP
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
1 12 (100.00%) DHCP
1 12 (100.00%) VPN
1 12 (100.00%) DNS
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 12 (100.00%) MPLS
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
1 12 (100.00%) Retail
1 12 (100.00%) VLAN
1 12 (100.00%) PaaS
1 12 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 12 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 12 (100.00%) Office 365
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 12 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 12 (100.00%) Coaching

WSUS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 12 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 12 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (100.00%) Office 365
1 12 (100.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) DHCP
1 12 (100.00%) DNS
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
1 12 (100.00%) ISDN
1 12 (100.00%) LAN
1 12 (100.00%) MPLS
1 12 (100.00%) PBX
1 12 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 12 (100.00%) Skype
1 12 (100.00%) VLAN
1 12 (100.00%) VoIP
1 12 (100.00%) VPN
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 12 (100.00%) Retail
2 11 (91.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 12 (100.00%) Office 365 Engineer
2 11 (91.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (91.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 11 (91.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 11 (91.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 11 (91.67%) Active Directory Engineer
2 11 (91.67%) Active Directory Support
2 11 (91.67%) Active Directory Support Engineer
2 11 (91.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (91.67%) Infrastructure Support
2 11 (91.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 11 (91.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IP Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Coaching
1 12 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
1 12 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 12 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint