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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 244 202 216
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +14
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 13 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.18% 0.075% 0.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.89% 1.17% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 8
Average salary £38,500 £28,000 £26,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +5.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £27,650 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,150 £33,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-19.75% +15.71%
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
450 341 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.16% 6.38% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 354 264 251
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -4 12 £42,000 +52.72% 2
West Yorkshire -33 1 £35,000 +25.00% 1
WSUS
England

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 19 (76.00%) Windows
1 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (68.00%) VMware
2 17 (68.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (56.00%) Citrix
4 14 (56.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (52.00%) ITIL
5 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
5 13 (52.00%) SAN
5 13 (52.00%) Clustering
6 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
6 12 (48.00%) HP
7 11 (44.00%) MS Exchange
8 10 (40.00%) DNS
8 10 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (36.00%) Altiris
9 9 (36.00%) Hyper-V
10 8 (32.00%) DHCP
10 8 (32.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (32.00%) vSphere
10 8 (32.00%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (28.00%) VPN
11 7 (28.00%) Project Management
11 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
12 6 (24.00%) SLA
12 6 (24.00%) SCCM
12 6 (24.00%) XenApp

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 11 (44.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (12.00%) IIS
5 3 (12.00%) Apache
5 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (8.00%) Lync
6 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) SAN
2 10 (40.00%) DNS
3 8 (32.00%) DHCP
4 7 (28.00%) VPN
5 4 (16.00%) NAS
6 3 (12.00%) VLAN
7 2 (8.00%) SNMP
7 2 (8.00%) Firewall
8 1 (4.00%) Internet
8 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
8 1 (4.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) WebLOAD
General
1 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) VMware Specialist
2 7 (28.00%) Virtualisation Specialist
3 5 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) IT Support
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Wintel Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Security Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Team Leader
5 2 (8.00%) Wintel Support
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Technical Support
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Solutions Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 1 (4.00%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Clustering
2 5 (20.00%) Blackberry
3 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Windows
2 17 (68.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (20.00%) Linux
5 4 (16.00%) UNIX
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
7 1 (4.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) ITIL
2 8 (32.00%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (28.00%) Project Management
4 4 (16.00%) Information Security
4 4 (16.00%) Change Control
5 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (12.00%) ERP
6 2 (8.00%) Content Management
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (8.00%) SIEM
6 2 (8.00%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (8.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (8.00%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
7 1 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) MCSE
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (56.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (36.00%) Hyper-V
5 8 (32.00%) vSphere
6 6 (24.00%) XenApp
7 4 (16.00%) Terminal Services
8 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
9 1 (4.00%) Xen
9 1 (4.00%) VMware Server
9 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) SCCM
2 4 (16.00%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (12.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (8.00%) SCOM
4 2 (8.00%) Nessus
5 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (68.00%) VMware
3 14 (56.00%) Citrix
4 12 (48.00%) HP
5 9 (36.00%) Altiris
6 3 (12.00%) Kaspersky
6 3 (12.00%) Symantec
6 3 (12.00%) CommVault
6 3 (12.00%) NetApp
7 2 (8.00%) Intel
7 2 (8.00%) SolarWinds
7 2 (8.00%) ScanSafe
8 1 (4.00%) Oracle
8 1 (4.00%) Veritas
8 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
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