Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for WSUS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WSUS over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 193 209 271
Rank change year-on-year +16 +62 +10
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 23 28 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.47% 0.51% 0.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.64% 6.42% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 22 26 10
Leeds median annual salary £26,250 £33,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.45% -2.94% -2.86%
10th Percentile £19,250 £27,000 £29,100
90th Percentile £42,250 £43,750 £35,763
West Yorkshire median annual salary £32,969 £33,000 £32,739
% change year-on-year -0.10% +0.80% +9.13%

WSUS is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 496 436 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 10.13% 8.02% 7.70%
Number of salaries quoted 421 352 420
Leeds median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% +11.84%
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +11.84%

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing WSUS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for WSUS in Leeds

WSUS
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for WSUS in Leeds

WSUS
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WSUS in Leeds over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WSUS in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing WSUS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 23 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (78.26%) Windows
3 17 (73.91%) VMware
4 14 (60.87%) MS Exchange
4 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
5 13 (56.52%) ITIL
6 12 (52.17%) VPN
6 12 (52.17%) Windows Server
7 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Office
8 10 (43.48%) Cisco
8 10 (43.48%) Citrix
8 10 (43.48%) SCCM
8 10 (43.48%) Hyper-V
9 9 (39.13%) Office 365
9 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (34.78%) Service Management
10 8 (34.78%) iPad
10 8 (34.78%) DBS Check
11 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
11 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
11 7 (30.43%) HP
11 7 (30.43%) LAN
11 7 (30.43%) WAN
12 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (21.74%) Software Distribution
13 5 (21.74%) Mobile Device Management
13 5 (21.74%) VMware ESXi
13 5 (21.74%) Cisco IOS

WSUS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (60.87%) MS Exchange
2 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
4 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (13.04%) IIS
5 3 (13.04%) Skype for Business
6 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) VPN
2 7 (30.43%) LAN
2 7 (30.43%) WAN
3 5 (21.74%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (21.74%) DHCP
3 5 (21.74%) DNS
3 5 (21.74%) Firewall
3 5 (21.74%) SAN
4 3 (13.04%) VoIP
5 2 (8.70%) MPLS
5 2 (8.70%) NAS
5 2 (8.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (21.74%) Publishing
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) IT Support
2 8 (34.78%) IT Support Technician
2 8 (34.78%) IT Technician
2 8 (34.78%) Support Technician
3 6 (26.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Desktop Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Desktop Support
5 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Windows Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) IT Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) iPad
2 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
3 5 (21.74%) Blackberry
3 5 (21.74%) Clustering
3 5 (21.74%) RSA SecurID
4 3 (13.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Windows
2 12 (52.17%) Windows Server
3 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
4 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.70%) Linux
5 2 (8.70%) Unix
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) ITIL
2 8 (34.78%) Service Management
3 5 (21.74%) ITSM
3 5 (21.74%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (21.74%) Software Distribution
4 3 (13.04%) Email Filtering
4 3 (13.04%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (13.04%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 3 (13.04%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (13.04%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 3 (13.04%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (8.70%) Change Control
5 2 (8.70%) Coaching
5 2 (8.70%) Patch Management
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.35%) CRM
6 1 (4.35%) ERP
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (43.48%) Hyper-V
3 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (21.74%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (8.70%) vSphere
5 2 (8.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (43.48%) SCCM
2 5 (21.74%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Opsview
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) VMware
2 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
3 10 (43.48%) Cisco
3 10 (43.48%) Citrix
4 7 (30.43%) HP
5 5 (21.74%) Apple
5 5 (21.74%) NetApp
5 5 (21.74%) Symantec
6 3 (13.04%) BMC
6 3 (13.04%) Remedy
7 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
7 2 (8.70%) CommVault
7 2 (8.70%) Dell Compellent
7 2 (8.70%) Kaspersky
7 2 (8.70%) ProCurve
7 2 (8.70%) Veeam
8 1 (4.35%) Avaya
8 1 (4.35%) F5