Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 214 245 298
Rank change year-on-year +31 +53 +1
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 42 29 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.62% 0.38% 0.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.20% 4.78% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 41 27 14
West Yorkshire median annual salary £34,000 £33,000 £32,739
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.03% +0.80% +9.13%
10th Percentile £19,250 £27,000 £27,250
90th Percentile £43,250 £43,750 £35,263
Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,739
% change year-on-year -1.52% +0.80% +0.74%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 677 607 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 9.98% 8.02% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 581 482 531
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +11.84%
10th Percentile £28,000 £29,300 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61% +10.67%

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WSUS 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 in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for WSUS in West Yorkshire

WSUS
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WSUS in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WSUS in West Yorkshire

WSUS
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +1 22 £27,500 -16.67% 1
Bradford - 12 £37,500 - 1
Pudsey - 3 £34,000 -
Keighley - 2 £29,000 -
Bingley - 2 £42,500 - 1
Wakefield - 1 £40,000 -
WSUS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 34 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 33 (78.57%) Windows
3 32 (76.19%) VMware
4 29 (69.05%) MS Exchange
4 29 (69.05%) Microsoft
5 28 (66.67%) Windows Server
6 24 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 21 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
8 18 (42.86%) ITIL
8 18 (42.86%) Windows 7
8 18 (42.86%) Data Centre
9 17 (40.48%) Exchange Server 2007
10 16 (38.10%) VMware ESXi
10 16 (38.10%) SAN
11 15 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
11 15 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2013
11 15 (35.71%) vCenter Server
12 14 (33.33%) SCCM
13 13 (30.95%) Performance Monitoring
14 12 (28.57%) Coaching
14 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
14 12 (28.57%) Avaya
15 11 (26.19%) VPN
15 11 (26.19%) Firewall
15 11 (26.19%) Hyper-V
16 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
16 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
17 9 (21.43%) Office 365
17 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
17 9 (21.43%) DNS

WSUS
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 29 (69.05%) MS Exchange
2 17 (40.48%) Exchange Server 2007
3 15 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
6 4 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (7.14%) IIS
7 3 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (21.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (38.10%) SAN
2 11 (26.19%) Firewall
2 11 (26.19%) VPN
3 9 (21.43%) DHCP
3 9 (21.43%) DNS
3 9 (21.43%) LAN
3 9 (21.43%) WAN
4 4 (9.52%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (9.52%) VLAN
5 3 (7.14%) VoIP
6 2 (4.76%) MPLS
6 2 (4.76%) NAS
6 2 (4.76%) Wireless
7 1 (2.38%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (9.52%) MongoDB
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (9.52%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (23.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 10 (23.81%) IT Support
3 9 (21.43%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (21.43%) IT Engineer
4 8 (19.05%) IT Support Technician
4 8 (19.05%) IT Technician
4 8 (19.05%) Operations Engineer
4 8 (19.05%) Support Technician
5 6 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Analyst
6 5 (11.90%) Azure Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Support Analyst
6 5 (11.90%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Desktop Support
7 4 (9.52%) Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Messaging Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Senior Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) .NET
1 4 (9.52%) AngularJS
1 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
1 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (9.52%) KnockoutJS
1 4 (9.52%) MSMQ
1 4 (9.52%) Node.js
1 4 (9.52%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (9.52%) RESTful
1 4 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 4 (9.52%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 8 (19.05%) iPad
3 7 (16.67%) Replication
4 5 (11.90%) Clustering
4 5 (11.90%) Driving Licence
5 4 (9.52%) Blackberry
5 4 (9.52%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 33 (78.57%) Windows
2 28 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 18 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.76%) Linux
5 2 (4.76%) Unix
5 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) ITIL
2 13 (30.95%) Performance Monitoring
3 12 (28.57%) Coaching
4 7 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
4 7 (16.67%) Service Management
5 5 (11.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (9.52%) Capacity Management
6 4 (9.52%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (9.52%) ITSM
6 4 (9.52%) Kanban
6 4 (9.52%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (9.52%) Multithreading
6 4 (9.52%) MVC
6 4 (9.52%) Network Management
6 4 (9.52%) OO
6 4 (9.52%) Software Distribution
6 4 (9.52%) TDD
6 4 (9.52%) Web Application Development
7 3 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) SQL
2 4 (9.52%) C#
2 4 (9.52%) F#
2 4 (9.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 24 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (38.10%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (26.19%) Hyper-V
5 6 (14.29%) vSphere
6 2 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (35.71%) vCenter Server
2 14 (33.33%) SCCM
3 5 (11.90%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (11.90%) SCDPM
3 5 (11.90%) SCOM
4 4 (9.52%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 4 (9.52%) Kibana
5 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Opsview
Vendors
1 32 (76.19%) VMware
2 29 (69.05%) Microsoft
3 12 (28.57%) Avaya
4 9 (21.43%) Cisco
4 9 (21.43%) Citrix
5 7 (16.67%) HP
5 7 (16.67%) Veeam
6 5 (11.90%) Hitachi
6 5 (11.90%) NetApp
6 5 (11.90%) Symantec
7 4 (9.52%) Apple
8 3 (7.14%) BMC
8 3 (7.14%) Remedy
9 2 (4.76%) CheckPoint
9 2 (4.76%) CommVault
9 2 (4.76%) Dell Compellent
9 2 (4.76%) Kaspersky
9 2 (4.76%) ProCurve
10 1 (2.38%) F5