Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 269 291 346
Rank change year-on-year +22 +55 -1
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 41 45 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.39% 0.42% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.14% 5.65% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 41 42 11
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £30,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £37,500 £33,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

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 991 797 1,185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 9.55% 7.45% 9.50%
Number of salaries quoted 857 653 894
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% +13.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £67,500 £58,750
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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +7 35 £37,000 +13.85% 5
South Yorkshire - 6 £37,500 - 1
WSUS
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 41 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 35 (85.37%) Active Directory
2 35 (85.37%) Windows
3 32 (78.05%) MS Exchange
4 31 (75.61%) Windows Server
5 27 (65.85%) Microsoft Office
5 27 (65.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 25 (60.98%) VMware
7 23 (56.10%) Marketing
7 23 (56.10%) VMware Infrastructure
8 21 (51.22%) Exchange Server 2007
8 21 (51.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 21 (51.22%) VMware ESXi
9 18 (43.90%) vCenter Server
10 16 (39.02%) Windows 7
11 11 (26.83%) Desktop Virtualisation
11 11 (26.83%) Commercial Awareness
12 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (24.39%) ITIL
13 9 (21.95%) VPN
13 9 (21.95%) DNS
13 9 (21.95%) DHCP
14 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
14 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
15 7 (17.07%) SCCM
15 7 (17.07%) Logistics
15 7 (17.07%) Incident Management
15 7 (17.07%) LAN
15 7 (17.07%) Cisco

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 32 (78.05%) MS Exchange
2 27 (65.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 21 (51.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (14.63%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.44%) CMS
5 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 27 (65.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Sage 200
1 1 (2.44%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) DHCP
1 9 (21.95%) DNS
1 9 (21.95%) VPN
2 7 (17.07%) LAN
3 6 (14.63%) Firewall
3 6 (14.63%) WAN
4 4 (9.76%) IP Telephony
4 4 (9.76%) MPLS
5 3 (7.32%) SAN
6 2 (4.88%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (4.88%) IPsec
6 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.44%) FTP
7 1 (2.44%) Skype
7 1 (2.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.63%) MongoDB
2 6 (14.63%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (2.44%) Firebird
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 21 (51.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (14.63%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (56.10%) Marketing
2 6 (14.63%) Manufacturing
2 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.76%) Publishing
4 2 (4.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (58.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 22 (53.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 18 (43.90%) 3rd Line Support
3 18 (43.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 18 (43.90%) Support Engineer
4 16 (39.02%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (29.27%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 12 (29.27%) Infrastructure Support
5 12 (29.27%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 6 (14.63%) .NET Developer
6 6 (14.63%) Developer
6 6 (14.63%) IT Engineer
6 6 (14.63%) IT Support
6 6 (14.63%) IT Support Engineer
6 6 (14.63%) Manufacturing Engineer
6 6 (14.63%) Messaging Developer
6 6 (14.63%) Senior IT Engineer
6 6 (14.63%) Senior IT Support
6 6 (14.63%) Senior Support Engineer
7 5 (12.20%) Active Directory Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) .NET
1 6 (14.63%) AngularJS
1 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET
1 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET Web API
1 6 (14.63%) KnockoutJS
1 6 (14.63%) MSMQ
1 6 (14.63%) Node.js
1 6 (14.63%) RabbitMQ
1 6 (14.63%) RESTful
1 6 (14.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 6 (14.63%) WPF
2 1 (2.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Blackberry
1 4 (9.76%) CMDB
1 4 (9.76%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (7.32%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) iPhone
3 1 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 35 (85.37%) Windows
2 31 (75.61%) Windows Server
3 16 (39.02%) Windows 7
4 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (14.63%) Linux
7 4 (9.76%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.44%) Android
8 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) Commercial Awareness
1 11 (26.83%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 10 (24.39%) ITIL
3 7 (17.07%) Incident Management
3 7 (17.07%) Logistics
4 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (14.63%) Dependency Injection
4 6 (14.63%) Kanban
4 6 (14.63%) Multithreading
4 6 (14.63%) MVC
4 6 (14.63%) OO
4 6 (14.63%) TDD
4 6 (14.63%) Web Application Development
5 5 (12.20%) Configuration Management
5 5 (12.20%) DevOps
5 5 (12.20%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (9.76%) Asset Management
6 4 (9.76%) ITSM
6 4 (9.76%) Service Management
6 4 (9.76%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.63%) C#
1 6 (14.63%) F#
1 6 (14.63%) Ruby
2 2 (4.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.76%) A+ Certification
2 4 (9.76%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (9.76%) MCP
3 1 (2.44%) CCNA
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.44%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) GDPR
1 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (85.37%) Active Directory
2 23 (56.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (51.22%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (43.90%) vCenter Server
2 7 (17.07%) SCCM
3 6 (14.63%) Backup Exec
3 6 (14.63%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 6 (14.63%) Kibana
3 6 (14.63%) Nagios
4 3 (7.32%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (60.98%) VMware
3 7 (17.07%) Cisco
4 6 (14.63%) Kaspersky
4 6 (14.63%) MobileIron
4 6 (14.63%) Veeam
5 4 (9.76%) Apple
5 4 (9.76%) Citrix
5 4 (9.76%) SolarWinds
6 3 (7.32%) Ivanti
7 2 (4.88%) Capita
7 2 (4.88%) HP
8 1 (2.44%) Avaya
8 1 (2.44%) Dell
8 1 (2.44%) F5
8 1 (2.44%) Mitel
8 1 (2.44%) NetApp
8 1 (2.44%) Remedy
8 1 (2.44%) Sage
8 1 (2.44%) Spiceworks