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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 206 210 171
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -39
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 4 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.087% 0.080% 0.28%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.68% 1.22% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 10
Average salary £35,000 £23,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.93% -27.69%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,627
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.08%
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
238 328 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.15% 6.59% 7.74%
Number of salaries quoted 190 268 211
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -1.17%

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 30 June 2015. 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 3 £35,331 +50.34%
Huddersfield - 1 £27,000 -
WSUS
Yorkshire

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 22 (95.65%) Windows
2 21 (91.30%) VMware
3 20 (86.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (65.22%) MS Exchange
4 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
4 15 (65.22%) Citrix
5 12 (52.17%) TCP/IP
6 11 (47.83%) MCSA
6 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (34.78%) DNS
8 8 (34.78%) DHCP
8 8 (34.78%) SCCM
9 7 (30.43%) VoIP
9 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
9 7 (30.43%) Windows XP
9 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
9 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (30.43%) Mentoring
10 6 (26.09%) HTML
10 6 (26.09%) WAN
10 6 (26.09%) LAN
10 6 (26.09%) VPN
10 6 (26.09%) WatchGuard
10 6 (26.09%) Android
10 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
10 6 (26.09%) Apple iOS
11 5 (21.74%) VMware ESX
11 5 (21.74%) ITIL
11 5 (21.74%) HP

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 15 (65.22%) MS Exchange
2 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) TCP/IP
2 8 (34.78%) DHCP
2 8 (34.78%) DNS
3 7 (30.43%) VoIP
4 6 (26.09%) WAN
4 6 (26.09%) LAN
4 6 (26.09%) VPN
5 5 (21.74%) SAN
6 1 (4.35%) MPLS
6 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (4.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Technical Support
1 6 (26.09%) Administrator
1 6 (26.09%) IT Administrator
1 6 (26.09%) IT Support
2 5 (21.74%) Support Team Leader
2 5 (21.74%) Team Leader
2 5 (21.74%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) IT Technician
4 2 (8.70%) Senior IT Technician
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Technician
5 1 (4.35%) Deskside Support
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Replication
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (95.65%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Windows XP
2 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (26.09%) Android
3 6 (26.09%) Apple iOS
4 3 (13.04%) Windows 8
4 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Mentoring
2 5 (21.74%) ITIL
3 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
3 3 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.35%) Security Patching
4 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.35%) Network Architecture
4 1 (4.35%) Project Management
4 1 (4.35%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) MCSA
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (86.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
3 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
4 5 (21.74%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) VMware
2 15 (65.22%) Citrix
2 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
3 6 (26.09%) WatchGuard
4 5 (21.74%) HP
4 5 (21.74%) NetApp
5 3 (13.04%) Cisco
5 3 (13.04%) Veeam
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle
7 1 (4.35%) Mitel
7 1 (4.35%) Barracuda Networks