The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 230 216 222
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 20 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.28% 0.074% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.25% 1.22% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 8
Average salary £33,750 £28,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.53% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £28,000 £23,925
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,150 £36,200
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
WSUS
England

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

Systems Management Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
471 328 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.50% 6.11% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 375 245 256
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,650 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.10%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

WSUS
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

WSUS Salary Trend in Yorkshire

WSUS
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSUS across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

WSUS Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

WSUS
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 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
North Yorkshire - 13 £32,500 -
West Yorkshire -26 7 £35,000 +25.00%
WSUS
England

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 25 (78.13%) Windows
2 24 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (75.00%) VMware
3 22 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (62.50%) Active Directory
5 19 (59.38%) Citrix
6 18 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (53.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (50.00%) Clustering
9 14 (43.75%) MS Exchange
9 14 (43.75%) HP
9 14 (43.75%) SAN
10 13 (40.63%) ITIL
10 13 (40.63%) DNS
10 13 (40.63%) SCCM
10 13 (40.63%) Hyper-V
11 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
11 11 (34.38%) Altiris
11 11 (34.38%) VMware ESXi
12 9 (28.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 9 (28.13%) vSphere
12 9 (28.13%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (25.00%) DHCP
13 8 (25.00%) Project Management
14 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
14 7 (21.88%) VPN
14 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (21.88%) XenApp
14 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2010
14 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 14 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (18.75%) SharePoint
4 5 (15.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (6.25%) Lync
6 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (6.25%) IIS
6 2 (6.25%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 14 (43.75%) SAN
2 13 (40.63%) DNS
3 8 (25.00%) DHCP
4 7 (21.88%) VPN
5 3 (9.38%) SNMP
5 3 (9.38%) Firewall
5 3 (9.38%) VLAN
5 3 (9.38%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Analyst
2 8 (25.00%) VMware Specialist
2 8 (25.00%) Virtualisation Specialist
3 7 (21.88%) Support Analyst
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (18.75%) IT Support
5 5 (15.63%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Wintel Support
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Technical Support
7 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Security Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Technical Support
8 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Team Leader
8 2 (6.25%) Desktop Support
8 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Wintel Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) Clustering
2 5 (15.63%) Blackberry
2 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 25 (78.13%) Windows
2 22 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (53.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (9.38%) Android
5 3 (9.38%) Linux
5 3 (9.38%) Windows XP
5 3 (9.38%) UNIX
5 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
6 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) ITIL
2 9 (28.13%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (25.00%) Project Management
4 5 (15.63%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (9.38%) SIEM
5 3 (9.38%) Change Control
5 3 (9.38%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (9.38%) Service Management
5 3 (9.38%) Change Management
5 3 (9.38%) ERP
5 3 (9.38%) Information Security
5 3 (9.38%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.25%) Content Management
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.25%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.13%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.13%) MCSE
2 1 (3.13%) CISSP
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 18 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (40.63%) Hyper-V
4 11 (34.38%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (28.13%) vSphere
6 7 (21.88%) XenApp
7 4 (12.50%) Terminal Services
7 4 (12.50%) VMware ESX
8 2 (6.25%) XenDesktop
9 1 (3.13%) VMware Server
9 1 (3.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (40.63%) SCCM
2 4 (12.50%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (9.38%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (9.38%) Nessus
4 2 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (75.00%) VMware
1 24 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (59.38%) Citrix
3 14 (43.75%) HP
4 11 (34.38%) Altiris
5 3 (9.38%) Kaspersky
5 3 (9.38%) SolarWinds
5 3 (9.38%) CommVault
5 3 (9.38%) NetApp
5 3 (9.38%) Symantec
5 3 (9.38%) ScanSafe
6 2 (6.25%) Intel
7 1 (3.13%) Dell
7 1 (3.13%) Nimsoft