Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 257 257 306
Rank change year-on-year 0 +49 +51
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 31 53 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.37% 0.54% 0.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.13% 5.55% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 27 47 28
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £32,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.15% -1.52% +0.80%
10th Percentile £32,500 £19,400 £27,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £43,250 £43,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -8.05% +2.35%

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 990 955 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 11.75% 9.66% 7.93%
Number of salaries quoted 820 818 701
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -3.61%
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.85% +8.00% -

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 14 November 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 14 November 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
North Yorkshire -1 16 £50,000 +138.10%
West Yorkshire 0 15 £36,250 +6.62% 7
WSUS
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 28 (90.32%) Windows
2 23 (74.19%) SAN
2 23 (74.19%) VMware
3 22 (70.97%) Patch Management
4 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
5 19 (61.29%) PowerShell
5 19 (61.29%) Fibre Channel
6 16 (51.61%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (51.61%) Puppet
6 16 (51.61%) Enterprise Storage
6 16 (51.61%) Ivanti
6 16 (51.61%) Data Centre
6 16 (51.61%) Terraform
6 16 (51.61%) Linux
6 16 (51.61%) Shavlik
7 13 (41.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 13 (41.94%) Windows Server
7 13 (41.94%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (38.71%) Brocade
8 12 (38.71%) 3PAR
8 12 (38.71%) Break/Fix
9 10 (32.26%) SCCM
9 10 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (29.03%) Linux Command Line
10 9 (29.03%) Windows 10
11 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Office
11 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
11 8 (25.81%) Project Management
12 7 (22.58%) Finance
12 7 (22.58%) Office 365

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 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Office 365
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (74.19%) SAN
2 19 (61.29%) Fibre Channel
3 6 (19.35%) WAN
4 4 (12.90%) Firewall
5 3 (9.68%) 4G
5 3 (9.68%) LAN
5 3 (9.68%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (9.68%) VoIP
5 3 (9.68%) VPN
5 3 (9.68%) Wireless
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (6.45%) DNS
6 2 (6.45%) IPsec
6 2 (6.45%) iSCSI
6 2 (6.45%) MPLS
6 2 (6.45%) Network Security
6 2 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Marketing
2 3 (9.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (16.13%) Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 5 (16.13%) VMware Specialist
4 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 4 (12.90%) SAN Specialist
4 4 (12.90%) Support Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Systems Support
4 4 (12.90%) Systems Support Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Technical Specialist
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
5 3 (9.68%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (51.61%) Data Centre
1 16 (51.61%) Enterprise Storage
2 10 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (29.03%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (9.68%) Private Cloud
4 3 (9.68%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (9.68%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (3.23%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 28 (90.32%) Windows
2 16 (51.61%) Linux
3 13 (41.94%) Windows Server
4 9 (29.03%) Windows 10
5 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
6 4 (12.90%) Mac OS X
6 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (9.68%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Patch Management
2 13 (41.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 13 (41.94%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (38.71%) Break/Fix
4 8 (25.81%) Project Management
5 7 (22.58%) DevOps
5 7 (22.58%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (16.13%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (9.68%) Antivirus Management
8 3 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (9.68%) Creative Thinking
8 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (9.68%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (9.68%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (9.68%) Software Deployment
8 3 (9.68%) Validation
9 2 (6.45%) Business Transformation
9 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
9 2 (6.45%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) PowerShell
2 6 (19.35%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (51.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
3 4 (12.90%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (51.61%) Puppet
1 16 (51.61%) Terraform
2 10 (32.26%) SCCM
3 3 (9.68%) PaperCut
3 3 (9.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (9.68%) vCenter Server
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) VMware
2 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
3 16 (51.61%) Ivanti
3 16 (51.61%) Shavlik
4 12 (38.71%) 3PAR
4 12 (38.71%) Brocade
5 4 (12.90%) Citrix
6 3 (9.68%) HP
6 3 (9.68%) Meraki
6 3 (9.68%) Sage
7 2 (6.45%) Cisco
7 2 (6.45%) McAfee
7 2 (6.45%) SonicWALL
7 2 (6.45%) Veeam