Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 267 269 329
Rank change year-on-year +2 +60 +25
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 42 62 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.43% 0.58% 0.24%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.13% 6.87% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 42 56 24
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £30,500 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.95% -6.87% -6.43%
10th Percentile £27,500 £19,375 £25,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £42,250 £43,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1,016 902 1,142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 10.44% 8.40% 9.47%
Number of salaries quoted 864 759 891
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +8.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WSUS in Yorkshire

WSUS
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for WSUS in Yorkshire

WSUS
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WSUS in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for WSUS in Yorkshire

WSUS
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 July 2018. 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
West Yorkshire +14 27 £29,000 -10.77% 6
North Yorkshire +10 9 £50,000 +66.67% 2
South Yorkshire - 6 £37,500 -
WSUS
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT jobs citing WSUS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 40 (95.24%) Windows
2 34 (80.95%) Microsoft
3 32 (76.19%) Active Directory
4 31 (73.81%) MS Exchange
4 31 (73.81%) VMware
5 28 (66.67%) Windows Server
6 26 (61.90%) Microsoft Office
6 26 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
6 26 (61.90%) Exchange Server 2013
7 25 (59.52%) Marketing
8 20 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2007
8 20 (47.62%) Team Foundation Server
8 20 (47.62%) VMware ESXi
9 18 (42.86%) vCenter Server
10 15 (35.71%) Windows 7
11 13 (30.95%) SAN
12 12 (28.57%) Linux
13 10 (23.81%) VPN
13 10 (23.81%) Ivanti
13 10 (23.81%) Patch Management
13 10 (23.81%) Data Centre
13 10 (23.81%) Desktop Virtualisation
13 10 (23.81%) Commercial Awareness
14 9 (21.43%) Shavlik
14 9 (21.43%) Terraform
14 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (21.43%) Puppet
14 9 (21.43%) Fibre Channel
14 9 (21.43%) Enterprise Storage
14 9 (21.43%) SCCM

WSUS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 31 (73.81%) MS Exchange
2 26 (61.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 20 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.38%) CMS
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 26 (61.90%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Sage 200
1 1 (2.38%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.95%) SAN
2 10 (23.81%) VPN
3 9 (21.43%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (19.05%) DHCP
4 8 (19.05%) DNS
5 4 (9.52%) Firewall
5 4 (9.52%) IP Telephony
5 4 (9.52%) LAN
5 4 (9.52%) MPLS
6 3 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (7.14%) IPsec
6 3 (7.14%) WAN
7 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.38%) FTP
8 1 (2.38%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Firebird
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (47.62%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (59.52%) Marketing
2 6 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.52%) Publishing
4 3 (7.14%) Retail
5 2 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (52.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 21 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 20 (47.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 20 (47.62%) Support Engineer
5 15 (35.71%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 14 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
6 14 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 8 (19.05%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 6 (14.29%) IT Engineer
8 6 (14.29%) IT Support
8 6 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
8 6 (14.29%) Manufacturing Engineer
8 6 (14.29%) Senior IT Engineer
8 6 (14.29%) Senior IT Support
8 6 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
9 5 (11.90%) Active Directory Engineer
9 5 (11.90%) Active Directory Specialist
9 5 (11.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Data Centre
2 9 (21.43%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (9.52%) Blackberry
4 4 (9.52%) CMDB
4 4 (9.52%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.38%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 40 (95.24%) Windows
2 28 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 15 (35.71%) Windows 7
4 12 (28.57%) Linux
5 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (9.52%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.38%) Android
8 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Commercial Awareness
1 10 (23.81%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 10 (23.81%) Patch Management
2 9 (21.43%) ITIL
3 8 (19.05%) Break/Fix
3 8 (19.05%) DevOps
4 7 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 6 (14.29%) Logistics
5 6 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (11.90%) Incident Management
6 5 (11.90%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (9.52%) Asset Management
7 4 (9.52%) ITSM
7 4 (9.52%) Project Management
7 4 (9.52%) Service Management
7 4 (9.52%) Software Distribution
8 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (7.14%) Business Transformation
8 3 (7.14%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.52%) A+ Certification
2 4 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (9.52%) MCP
3 1 (2.38%) CCNA
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.38%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) GDPR
2 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (76.19%) Active Directory
2 26 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (47.62%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (42.86%) vCenter Server
2 9 (21.43%) Puppet
2 9 (21.43%) SCCM
2 9 (21.43%) Terraform
3 6 (14.29%) Backup Exec
3 6 (14.29%) Nagios
4 1 (2.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 31 (73.81%) VMware
3 10 (23.81%) Ivanti
4 9 (21.43%) Shavlik
5 8 (19.05%) 3PAR
5 8 (19.05%) Brocade
6 6 (14.29%) Kaspersky
6 6 (14.29%) MobileIron
6 6 (14.29%) Veeam
7 5 (11.90%) Cisco
8 4 (9.52%) Apple
8 4 (9.52%) Citrix
9 3 (7.14%) HP
10 2 (4.76%) SolarWinds
11 1 (2.38%) Avaya
11 1 (2.38%) Capita
11 1 (2.38%) F5
11 1 (2.38%) Meraki
11 1 (2.38%) Sage
11 1 (2.38%) Spiceworks