Period
to 18 February 2019

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 18 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 249 285 291
Rank change year-on-year +36 +6 +64
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 19 23 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.26% 0.23% 0.35%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.25% 2.48% 4.77%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 34
Yorkshire median annual salary £35,750 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.67% +25.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £25,750 £27,800 £26,250
90th Percentile £40,938 £46,250 £43,075
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +5.88%

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 844 926 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 11.66% 9.38% 7.27%
Number of salaries quoted 690 810 640
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,475
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 18 February 2019.

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 18 February 2019. 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 +42 13 £37,000 -1.33%
South Yorkshire +3 6 £26,500 -29.33% 3
WSUS
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 16 (84.21%) Windows Server
3 15 (78.95%) SCCM
4 10 (52.63%) Office 365
4 10 (52.63%) SAN
4 10 (52.63%) Windows 10
5 9 (47.37%) MS Exchange
5 9 (47.37%) PowerShell
6 8 (42.11%) WAN
6 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Office
6 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
7 7 (36.84%) SQL
7 7 (36.84%) Hyper-V
7 7 (36.84%) Patch Management
8 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (31.58%) Software Deployment
8 6 (31.58%) VMware
9 5 (26.32%) Firewall
9 5 (26.32%) ITIL
9 5 (26.32%) VPN
9 5 (26.32%) DNS
9 5 (26.32%) Citrix
9 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (26.32%) Mobile Device Management
10 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 4 (21.05%) Antivirus Management
10 4 (21.05%) Veeam
10 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
10 4 (21.05%) Mac OS X

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 9 (47.37%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (15.79%) IIS
2 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (52.63%) Office 365
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.53%) IaaS
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.53%) PaaS
2 2 (10.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) SAN
2 8 (42.11%) WAN
3 5 (26.32%) DNS
3 5 (26.32%) Firewall
3 5 (26.32%) VPN
4 4 (21.05%) LAN
5 3 (15.79%) 4G
5 3 (15.79%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (15.79%) iSCSI
5 3 (15.79%) Network Security
5 3 (15.79%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (15.79%) VoIP
5 3 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (15.79%) Wireless
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (10.53%) DHCP
6 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony
6 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
7 1 (5.26%) IPsec
7 1 (5.26%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Publishing
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Support Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Administrator
3 4 (21.05%) IT Support
3 4 (21.05%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) IT Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) IT Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) IT Systems Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) Service Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Systems Support
4 3 (15.79%) Systems Support Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Support
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) HTML
2 2 (10.53%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (15.79%) Private Cloud
1 3 (15.79%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (10.53%) RSA SecurID
2 2 (10.53%) User Experience
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) CMDB
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) Windows Server
3 10 (52.63%) Windows 10
4 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (21.05%) Linux
5 4 (21.05%) Mac OS X
5 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
6 3 (15.79%) Ubuntu
7 2 (10.53%) Android
7 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Patch Management
2 6 (31.58%) Software Deployment
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (21.05%) Antivirus Management
4 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (15.79%) ITSM
5 3 (15.79%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (15.79%) Service Management
5 3 (15.79%) Software Distribution
5 3 (15.79%) Validation
6 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
6 2 (10.53%) Release Management
6 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.26%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) PowerShell
2 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) A+ Certification
1 1 (5.26%) CCNA
1 1 (5.26%) CCSA
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.26%) MCP
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 7 (36.84%) Hyper-V
3 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (78.95%) SCCM
2 3 (15.79%) PaperCut
2 3 (15.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (5.26%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 5 (26.32%) Citrix
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco
4 4 (21.05%) Veeam
5 3 (15.79%) Meraki
5 3 (15.79%) Sage
5 3 (15.79%) SonicWALL
6 2 (10.53%) Apple
7 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
7 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.26%) HP
7 1 (5.26%) Sophos