Period
to 12 December 2017

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 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 270 304 346
Rank change year-on-year +34 +42 +8
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 39 31 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.40% 0.28% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.29% 3.63% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 38 29 16
Yorkshire median annual salary £34,000 £33,000 £32,739
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.03% +0.80% +0.74%
10th Percentile £19,500 £27,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £46,250 £43,750 £35,500
England median annual salary £40,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.88% +21.43%

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 910 854 1085
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 9.28% 7.72% 8.49%
Number of salaries quoted 783 679 858
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £26,400 £26,750 £27,350
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,375
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,381 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.04% +2.76% +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 12 December 2017.

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 12 December 2017. 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 +22 35 £35,000 +6.06% 1
North Yorkshire - 4 £21,000 -
WSUS
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 30 (76.92%) Windows
2 29 (74.36%) Active Directory
3 28 (71.79%) Microsoft
4 26 (66.67%) VMware
4 26 (66.67%) Windows Server
5 23 (58.97%) MS Exchange
6 20 (51.28%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (48.72%) Windows 7
8 17 (43.59%) Microsoft Office
9 15 (38.46%) Firewall
9 15 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
9 15 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
9 15 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
10 14 (35.90%) vCenter Server
11 13 (33.33%) Data Centre
11 13 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
11 13 (33.33%) ITIL
11 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
12 12 (30.77%) Performance Monitoring
13 11 (28.21%) Coaching
13 11 (28.21%) Avaya
13 11 (28.21%) SAN
13 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Azure
14 10 (25.64%) Hyper-V
14 10 (25.64%) LAN
14 10 (25.64%) WAN
14 10 (25.64%) SQL
15 8 (20.51%) Cisco
16 7 (17.95%) vSphere
16 7 (17.95%) 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 23 (58.97%) MS Exchange
2 15 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
2 15 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (43.59%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (17.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (38.46%) Firewall
2 11 (28.21%) SAN
3 10 (25.64%) LAN
3 10 (25.64%) WAN
4 7 (17.95%) DHCP
4 7 (17.95%) DNS
4 7 (17.95%) VPN
5 4 (10.26%) VLAN
5 4 (10.26%) VoIP
6 3 (7.69%) MPLS
6 3 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
7 2 (5.13%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (5.13%) Wireless
8 1 (2.56%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.38%) MongoDB
2 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (12.82%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (15.38%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) IT Support
2 9 (23.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) IT Engineer
3 8 (20.51%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (20.51%) IT Support Technician
3 8 (20.51%) IT Technician
3 8 (20.51%) Operations Engineer
3 8 (20.51%) Support Technician
4 6 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Messaging Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Support Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Azure Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) .NET
1 6 (15.38%) AngularJS
1 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET
1 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
1 6 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
1 6 (15.38%) MSMQ
1 6 (15.38%) Node.js
1 6 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
1 6 (15.38%) RESTful
1 6 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 6 (15.38%) WPF
2 1 (2.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (15.38%) iPad
3 5 (12.82%) Driving Licence
4 4 (10.26%) Replication
5 2 (5.13%) Blackberry
5 2 (5.13%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 30 (76.92%) Windows
2 26 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 19 (48.72%) Windows 7
4 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (10.26%) Windows 10
6 3 (7.69%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) ITIL
2 12 (30.77%) Performance Monitoring
3 11 (28.21%) Coaching
4 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
4 6 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (15.38%) Kanban
4 6 (15.38%) Multithreading
4 6 (15.38%) MVC
4 6 (15.38%) OO
4 6 (15.38%) TDD
4 6 (15.38%) Web Application Development
5 4 (10.26%) Capacity Management
5 4 (10.26%) Network Management
5 4 (10.26%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (7.69%) Project Management
7 2 (5.13%) ITSM
7 2 (5.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.64%) SQL
2 6 (15.38%) C#
2 6 (15.38%) F#
2 6 (15.38%) Ruby
3 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) MCITP
2 1 (2.56%) MCSA
2 1 (2.56%) MCSE
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (74.36%) Active Directory
2 20 (51.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (25.64%) Hyper-V
5 7 (17.95%) vSphere
6 1 (2.56%) DFS Replication
6 1 (2.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (35.90%) vCenter Server
2 7 (17.95%) SCCM
3 6 (15.38%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 6 (15.38%) Kibana
4 5 (12.82%) SCDPM
4 5 (12.82%) SCOM
5 3 (7.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 28 (71.79%) Microsoft
2 26 (66.67%) VMware
3 11 (28.21%) Avaya
4 8 (20.51%) Cisco
5 5 (12.82%) Hitachi
5 5 (12.82%) HP
5 5 (12.82%) Veeam
6 3 (7.69%) Citrix
6 3 (7.69%) Symantec
7 2 (5.13%) Apple
7 2 (5.13%) ProCurve
8 1 (2.56%) EMC
8 1 (2.56%) F5
8 1 (2.56%) LANDesk
8 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds