The first table below looks at the demand for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 172 144 141
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -3
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 9 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.24% 0.50% 0.083%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.70% 7.87% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 2
Average salary £28,000 £26,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.66% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £28,000 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Systems Management Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
243 178 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 6.40% 6.39% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 202 123 115
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
WSUS
West Yorkshire

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WSUS across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

WSUS
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

WSUS Salary Trend in Leeds

WSUS
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSUS across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

WSUS Salary Histogram in Leeds

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing WSUS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WSUS.

1 16 (94.12%) SQL Server
1 16 (94.12%) MS Exchange
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 14 (82.35%) VPN
3 12 (70.59%) Windows
3 12 (70.59%) Citrix
3 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (70.59%) VMware
3 12 (70.59%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (70.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (70.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (58.82%) Clustering
4 10 (58.82%) Change Control
4 10 (58.82%) NAS
4 10 (58.82%) XenApp
4 10 (58.82%) Kaspersky
4 10 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (58.82%) Symantec
4 10 (58.82%) Norton AntiVirus
4 10 (58.82%) Blackberry
4 10 (58.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 10 (58.82%) SAN
4 10 (58.82%) CommVault
4 10 (58.82%) NetApp
4 10 (58.82%) Linux
4 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
4 10 (58.82%) SLA

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing WSUS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WSUS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (94.12%) MS Exchange
2 12 (70.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (58.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
5 2 (11.76%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
2 4 (23.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) VPN
2 10 (58.82%) NAS
2 10 (58.82%) SAN
3 6 (35.29%) DHCP
4 4 (23.53%) DNS
5 3 (17.65%) VLAN
6 2 (11.76%) Firewall
7 1 (5.88%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (94.12%) SQL Server
2 12 (70.59%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (70.59%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Analyst
2 11 (64.71%) Support Analyst
3 10 (58.82%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 10 (58.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) IT Support
5 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Field Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Field Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Security Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Clustering
1 10 (58.82%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
1 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2003
1 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (58.82%) Linux
2 10 (58.82%) UNIX
3 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Change Control
2 3 (17.65%) ERP
2 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (5.88%) Information Security
3 1 (5.88%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
1 2 (11.76%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (58.82%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 12 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (58.82%) XenApp
4 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
5 4 (23.53%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (58.82%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (11.76%) Backup Exec
2 2 (11.76%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (5.88%) Nessus
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 12 (70.59%) Citrix
2 12 (70.59%) VMware
3 10 (58.82%) Kaspersky
3 10 (58.82%) Symantec
3 10 (58.82%) CommVault
3 10 (58.82%) NetApp
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) Avaya
4 2 (11.76%) Websense
4 2 (11.76%) Sophos
5 1 (5.88%) Altiris
5 1 (5.88%) ScanSafe
5 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds