The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 158 180 192
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +12
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 6 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.23% 0.28% 0.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.47% 3.26% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 4
Median salary £33,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
WSUS
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Systems Management Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
173 307 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 6.65% 8.46% 7.54%
Number of salaries quoted 135 241 228
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +5.29%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing WSUS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) SLA
2 13 (92.86%) Windows Server
3 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
4 10 (71.43%) VMware
4 10 (71.43%) Citrix
4 10 (71.43%) Blackberry
4 10 (71.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 10 (71.43%) MS Exchange
4 10 (71.43%) XenApp
5 9 (64.29%) Linux
5 9 (64.29%) SAN
6 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (57.14%) Kaspersky
6 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (57.14%) Clustering
6 8 (57.14%) CommVault
6 8 (57.14%) NetApp
6 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (57.14%) Symantec
6 8 (57.14%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (57.14%) VPN
6 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
6 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
6 8 (57.14%) Unix
6 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 10 (71.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 10 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (21.43%) IIS
4 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) SAN
2 8 (57.14%) NAS
2 8 (57.14%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Support Engineer
2 9 (64.29%) Citrix Support
3 8 (57.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 8 (57.14%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (57.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 8 (57.14%) Citrix Engineer
3 8 (57.14%) Citrix Server Engineer
3 8 (57.14%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 8 (57.14%) Server Engineer
3 8 (57.14%) Server Support
3 8 (57.14%) Server Support Engineer
3 8 (57.14%) VMware Engineer
3 8 (57.14%) VMware Support Engineer
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Engineer
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server Engineer
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server Support
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Support Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Applications Support
4 3 (21.43%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
1 3 (21.43%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Blackberry
2 8 (57.14%) Clustering
2 8 (57.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Windows Server
3 9 (64.29%) Linux
4 8 (57.14%) Unix
4 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) CentOS
5 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Change Control
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
3 3 (21.43%) Service Management
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
2 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) MCITP
2 2 (14.29%) MCSE
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (92.86%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 10 (71.43%) XenApp
3 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
5 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (21.43%) SCCM
3 2 (14.29%) SCOM
4 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Citrix
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 10 (71.43%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) CommVault
2 8 (57.14%) Dell Compellent
2 8 (57.14%) Kaspersky
2 8 (57.14%) NetApp
2 8 (57.14%) Symantec
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco