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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 166 167 180
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 7 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.22% 0.26% 0.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.93% 4.00% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 8
Median salary £32,500 £35,661 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.86% +48.58%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
239 225 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 7.55% 6.50% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 160 187 208
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £29,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-4.49% +5.95%

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 5 May 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 12 (100.00%) SCCM
2 11 (91.67%) ITIL
3 10 (83.33%) Windows
3 10 (83.33%) Symantec
3 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (83.33%) Windows Server
4 9 (75.00%) Service Management
4 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (66.67%) HP
6 6 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (50.00%) MySQL
6 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (50.00%) Linux
6 6 (50.00%) Python
6 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (50.00%) CA
6 6 (50.00%) CentOS
6 6 (50.00%) SolarWinds
6 6 (50.00%) Hadoop
6 6 (50.00%) Bash Shell
6 6 (50.00%) ITIL V3
6 6 (50.00%) ArcSight
6 6 (50.00%) SIEM
6 6 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (50.00%) Cybercrime
6 6 (50.00%) Supplier Management
6 6 (50.00%) VMware
6 6 (50.00%) Clustering
6 6 (50.00%) Backup Exec

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 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 4 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) DHCP
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
1 3 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 6 (50.00%) MySQL
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 6 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Server Support
3 1 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Clustering
1 6 (50.00%) Cybercrime
2 5 (41.67%) Cyberthreat
2 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
2 5 (41.67%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (25.00%) Replication
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
1 10 (83.33%) Windows Server
1 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (50.00%) CentOS
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) ITIL
2 9 (75.00%) Service Management
3 6 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 6 (50.00%) SIEM
3 6 (50.00%) Supplier Management
4 5 (41.67%) Change Management
4 5 (41.67%) Security Operations
5 4 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (8.33%) Email Filtering
6 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (8.33%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 4 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (100.00%) SCCM
2 6 (50.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Symantec
2 8 (66.67%) HP
3 6 (50.00%) ArcSight
3 6 (50.00%) CA
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 6 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (41.67%) Citrix
4 5 (41.67%) NetApp
5 4 (33.33%) Remedy
6 3 (25.00%) BMC
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco
7 1 (8.33%) LANDesk