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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 176 191 198
Rank change year-on-year +15 +7  
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 8 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.22% 0.25% 0.36%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.24% 2.80% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 12
Median salary £32,250 £31,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.38% -3.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £30,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,682 £32,500 £35,661
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -9.09%  

WSUS is in the systems management skills category. The next 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.

Systems Management Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 247 393 353
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 6.85% 8.92% 7.06%
Number of salaries quoted 210 281 277
Median salary £52,500 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.09% +7.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing WSUS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

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
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 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +4 5 £30,000 -4.76%
Huddersfield - 3 £32,500 -
WSUS
Yorkshire

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 23 (79.31%) Active Directory
2 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 21 (72.41%) Windows Server
3 20 (68.97%) Cisco
4 19 (65.52%) VMware
5 16 (55.17%) CCNA
5 16 (55.17%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (44.83%) SAN
8 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (31.03%) Hyper-V
9 9 (31.03%) Network Monitoring
9 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
9 9 (31.03%) HP
9 9 (31.03%) MCSA
9 9 (31.03%) LAN
9 9 (31.03%) WAN
10 7 (24.14%) VoIP
10 7 (24.14%) ITIL
10 7 (24.14%) MS Exchange
10 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
10 7 (24.14%) IIS
10 7 (24.14%) Citrix
10 7 (24.14%) Project Management
10 7 (24.14%) XenApp
10 7 (24.14%) Veeam
10 7 (24.14%) Mitel
10 7 (24.14%) Network Design
10 7 (24.14%) VLAN
10 7 (24.14%) Replication

WSUS
Top Related 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 7 (24.14%) IIS
1 7 (24.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (10.34%) Apache
3 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
3 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (44.83%) SAN
2 9 (31.03%) LAN
2 9 (31.03%) WAN
3 7 (24.14%) NAS
3 7 (24.14%) Network Security
3 7 (24.14%) VLAN
3 7 (24.14%) VoIP
4 3 (10.34%) DHCP
4 3 (10.34%) DNS
4 3 (10.34%) Firewall
4 3 (10.34%) Internet
4 3 (10.34%) VPN
5 1 (3.45%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (37.93%) VMware Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Cisco Support
7 2 (6.90%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support
7 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (24.14%) Replication
2 3 (10.34%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Windows
1 21 (72.41%) Windows Server
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (24.14%) ITIL
2 7 (24.14%) Network Design
2 7 (24.14%) Project Management
3 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (10.34%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 3 (10.34%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 2 (6.90%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (6.90%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (3.45%) Remote Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (55.17%) CCNA
1 16 (55.17%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (31.03%) MCSA
4 3 (10.34%) CCA
4 3 (10.34%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (10.34%) MCITP
4 3 (10.34%) MCSE
System Software
1 23 (79.31%) Active Directory
2 14 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (31.03%) Hyper-V
4 7 (24.14%) XenApp
5 4 (13.79%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (10.34%) VMware ESX
7 2 (6.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) SCCM
1 3 (10.34%) SCOM
1 3 (10.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (6.90%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) Cisco
2 19 (65.52%) VMware
3 9 (31.03%) HP
3 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
4 7 (24.14%) Citrix
4 7 (24.14%) Mitel
4 7 (24.14%) Synology
4 7 (24.14%) Veeam
5 5 (17.24%) NetApp
6 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
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