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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 244 223 211
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -12
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 12 23 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.17% 0.36% 0.34%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.67% 4.93% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 16
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £36,834
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -25.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £28,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,834
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -3.62%
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
450 467 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.38% 7.21% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 384 313 226
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £36,834
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,200 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
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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
West Yorkshire -20 7 £30,000 +9.09% 3
South Yorkshire - 3 £30,000 - 1
North Yorkshire +14 2 £48,000 +47.69%
WSUS
England

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 33 (89.19%) Windows
2 27 (72.97%) VMware
3 24 (64.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (62.16%) Microsoft
5 21 (56.76%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (54.05%) Active Directory
6 20 (54.05%) Citrix
7 18 (48.65%) SCCM
8 16 (43.24%) Clustering
9 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (35.14%) MS Exchange
11 12 (32.43%) HP
11 12 (32.43%) DNS
11 12 (32.43%) MS Excel
12 10 (27.03%) SAN
12 10 (27.03%) Hyper-V
13 9 (24.32%) Altiris
13 9 (24.32%) ITIL
14 8 (21.62%) Windows XP
15 7 (18.92%) Android
15 7 (18.92%) VMware ESXi
15 7 (18.92%) Apple iOS
16 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2010
16 6 (16.22%) Performance Tuning
16 6 (16.22%) vSphere
16 6 (16.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
17 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
17 5 (13.51%) VPN

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 13 (35.14%) MS Exchange
2 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.81%) IIS
4 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.70%) Apache
5 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.70%) Lync
5 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (32.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
3 1 (2.70%) AutoCAD
3 1 (2.70%) Acrobat
3 1 (2.70%) MS Project
3 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (32.43%) DNS
2 10 (27.03%) SAN
3 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
3 5 (13.51%) VPN
4 4 (10.81%) DHCP
5 3 (8.11%) SNMP
5 3 (8.11%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (5.41%) Firewall
6 2 (5.41%) NAS
6 2 (5.41%) LAN
6 2 (5.41%) VoIP
6 2 (5.41%) WAN
7 1 (2.70%) PBX
7 1 (2.70%) Network Security
7 1 (2.70%) Wireless
7 1 (2.70%) IPsec
7 1 (2.70%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
1 3 (8.11%) Legal
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Analyst
2 7 (18.92%) IT Support
3 6 (16.22%) Virtualisation Specialist
3 6 (16.22%) VMware Specialist
3 6 (16.22%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) IT Manager
4 5 (13.51%) Technical Support
4 5 (13.51%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Team Leader
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Support Team Leader
5 4 (10.81%) Security Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Support Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (8.11%) Desktop Support
6 3 (8.11%) Wintel Support
6 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Technical Support
6 3 (8.11%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) WAP
1 2 (5.41%) HTML
2 1 (2.70%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (43.24%) Clustering
2 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.41%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.70%) CCTV
5 1 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 33 (89.19%) Windows
2 24 (64.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (21.62%) Windows XP
6 7 (18.92%) Android
6 7 (18.92%) Apple iOS
7 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
8 3 (8.11%) Mac OS X
8 3 (8.11%) UNIX
8 3 (8.11%) Windows 8
9 2 (5.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) ITIL
2 6 (16.22%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
3 4 (10.81%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (8.11%) Service Management
4 3 (8.11%) Change Management
4 3 (8.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (8.11%) SIEM
5 2 (5.41%) Change Control
6 1 (2.70%) Project Management
6 1 (2.70%) CRM
6 1 (2.70%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.70%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (2.70%) Information Security
6 1 (2.70%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.70%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.70%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.41%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (8.11%) MCSE
3 3 (8.11%) MCSA
4 2 (5.41%) CCNA
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.70%) CISSP
5 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 21 (56.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (54.05%) Active Directory
3 10 (27.03%) Hyper-V
4 7 (18.92%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (16.22%) vSphere
6 4 (10.81%) VMware ESX
7 3 (8.11%) XenApp
8 1 (2.70%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.70%) XenServer
8 1 (2.70%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 18 (48.65%) SCCM
2 3 (8.11%) Nessus
3 2 (5.41%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.70%) ARCserve
4 1 (2.70%) SCOM
4 1 (2.70%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (2.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 27 (72.97%) VMware
2 23 (62.16%) Microsoft
3 20 (54.05%) Citrix
4 12 (32.43%) HP
5 9 (24.32%) Altiris
6 3 (8.11%) Sophos
6 3 (8.11%) Symantec
6 3 (8.11%) NetApp
6 3 (8.11%) Apple
6 3 (8.11%) Cisco
6 3 (8.11%) ScanSafe
6 3 (8.11%) SolarWinds
7 2 (5.41%) WatchGuard
7 2 (5.41%) Kaspersky
7 2 (5.41%) CommVault
8 1 (2.70%) Primavera
8 1 (2.70%) CA
8 1 (2.70%) Dell
8 1 (2.70%) Adobe
8 1 (2.70%) SolidWorks
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 19 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Prism Medical UK
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Company Pension
Posted: 21 days ago