The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 195 184 176
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -8
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 13 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.27% 0.28% 0.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.49% 4.92% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 9
Average salary £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,150 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £28,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,250 £32,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.58% -6.42%
WSUS
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 West Yorkshire region.

Systems Management Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
372 244 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.83% 5.68% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 323 194 162
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -15.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £20,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

WSUS
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

WSUS Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

WSUS
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -6 6 £30,000 +7.14%
Bradford -6 4 £30,000 +15.38%
Halifax - 3 £25,000 -
WSUS
Yorkshire

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (80.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (65.00%) VMware
4 12 (60.00%) SCCM
4 12 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (55.00%) Citrix
5 11 (55.00%) MS Excel
6 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
6 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (40.00%) Hyper-V
8 7 (35.00%) Apple iOS
8 7 (35.00%) Android
8 7 (35.00%) Windows XP
9 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (25.00%) Clustering
11 4 (20.00%) HP
11 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
12 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (15.00%) ScanSafe
12 3 (15.00%) Office 365
12 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
12 3 (15.00%) SolarWinds
12 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
12 3 (15.00%) SIEM
12 3 (15.00%) XenApp
12 3 (15.00%) NetApp
12 3 (15.00%) Mac OS X
12 3 (15.00%) Apple
12 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) IIS
3 2 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (55.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) DNS
1 3 (15.00%) SAN
1 3 (15.00%) DHCP
1 3 (15.00%) SNMP
2 2 (10.00%) VPN
2 2 (10.00%) NAS
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) IT Support
3 4 (20.00%) Support Team Leader
3 4 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Team Leader
4 3 (15.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Desktop Support
4 3 (15.00%) IT Manager
4 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Account Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Server Support
6 1 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Clustering
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (35.00%) Android
3 7 (35.00%) Windows XP
3 7 (35.00%) Apple iOS
4 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
5 3 (15.00%) Mac OS X
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (10.00%) UNIX
6 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (15.00%) SIEM
3 2 (10.00%) Change Control
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) MCSE
1 1 (5.00%) CCNA
1 1 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (5.00%) CISSP
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (15.00%) XenApp
5 1 (5.00%) XenServer
5 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (60.00%) SCCM
2 3 (15.00%) Nessus
3 2 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (65.00%) VMware
2 11 (55.00%) Citrix
3 4 (20.00%) HP
4 3 (15.00%) Altiris
4 3 (15.00%) NetApp
4 3 (15.00%) Apple
4 3 (15.00%) Sophos
4 3 (15.00%) SolarWinds
4 3 (15.00%) ScanSafe
5 2 (10.00%) Kaspersky
5 2 (10.00%) Symantec
5 2 (10.00%) CommVault
6 1 (5.00%) Dell
6 1 (5.00%) LANDesk
6 1 (5.00%) Nimsoft