The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 201 151 168
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +17
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 12 32 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.23% 0.82% 0.055%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.42% 13.11% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 12 32 2
Average salary £26,500 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.46% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Systems Management Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
351 244 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.83% 6.28% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 284 174 160
Average salary £34,750 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.92% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,960
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
WSUS
Yorkshire

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
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

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

WSUS Salary Histogram 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Leeds -28 9 £28,000 +5.66%
Bradford - 3 £26,500 -
WSUS
Yorkshire

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 32 (96.97%) Microsoft
2 31 (93.94%) SQL Server
3 30 (90.91%) Active Directory
4 28 (84.85%) Windows
5 25 (75.76%) VPN
6 23 (69.70%) VMware
6 23 (69.70%) VMware Infrastructure
7 22 (66.67%) MS Exchange
8 18 (54.55%) Firewall
8 18 (54.55%) Hyper-V
9 17 (51.52%) IIS
10 16 (48.48%) MS Excel
10 16 (48.48%) SAN
11 15 (45.45%) MS Office
11 15 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
12 14 (42.42%) NetApp
13 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (39.39%) Citrix
13 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
14 12 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
15 11 (33.33%) SCVMM
15 11 (33.33%) XenApp
15 11 (33.33%) LAN
15 11 (33.33%) WAN
15 11 (33.33%) Linux
16 10 (30.30%) UNIX
16 10 (30.30%) SLA
16 10 (30.30%) CommVault
16 10 (30.30%) Clustering

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 22 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 17 (51.52%) IIS
3 12 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (30.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 10 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.03%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 16 (48.48%) MS Excel
2 15 (45.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 25 (75.76%) VPN
2 18 (54.55%) Firewall
3 16 (48.48%) SAN
4 11 (33.33%) LAN
4 11 (33.33%) WAN
5 10 (30.30%) NAS
6 6 (18.18%) DHCP
7 4 (12.12%) DNS
8 3 (9.09%) VLAN
9 1 (3.03%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (93.94%) SQL Server
2 15 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Analyst
2 15 (45.45%) Support Analyst
3 13 (39.39%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 13 (39.39%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Technician
5 4 (12.12%) Technical Support
5 4 (12.12%) Technical Support Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) IT Support
6 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Field Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Field Support Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Support Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Technical Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Security Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Architect
8 1 (3.03%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Clustering
1 10 (30.30%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (84.85%) Windows
2 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (33.33%) Linux
4 10 (30.30%) UNIX
5 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Change Control
2 5 (15.15%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (12.12%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (12.12%) Capacity Management
4 3 (9.09%) ERP
4 3 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.03%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (3.03%) Information Security
5 1 (3.03%) Project Management
5 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.03%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) MCTS
1 4 (12.12%) MCITP
1 4 (12.12%) MCSA
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (30.30%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 23 (69.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (54.55%) Hyper-V
4 11 (33.33%) XenApp
5 7 (21.21%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (12.12%) Terminal Services
6 4 (12.12%) VMware ESX
7 1 (3.03%) XenServer
7 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (33.33%) SCVMM
2 10 (30.30%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (6.06%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (6.06%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.03%) Nessus
4 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (96.97%) Microsoft
2 23 (69.70%) VMware
3 14 (42.42%) NetApp
4 13 (39.39%) Citrix
5 10 (30.30%) CommVault
5 10 (30.30%) Symantec
5 10 (30.30%) Kaspersky
6 4 (12.12%) Mitel
6 4 (12.12%) NEC
7 2 (6.06%) Avaya
7 2 (6.06%) Cisco
7 2 (6.06%) Websense
7 2 (6.06%) Sophos
8 1 (3.03%) HP
8 1 (3.03%) Dell
8 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.03%) Altiris
8 1 (3.03%) ScanSafe
8 1 (3.03%) Nimsoft