Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for Windows Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server over the 6 months to 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 44 29
Rank change year-on-year +8 -15 +26
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 9 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 3.27% 1.42% 7.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.31% 7.69% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 21
Chester median annual salary £37,500 £35,625 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.33% -4.48%
10th Percentile £23,550 £29,188 £21,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £38,750 £37,500
Cheshire median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69% -13.33%

Windows Server is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 52 52 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 18.91% 18.44% 22.15%
Number of salaries quoted 47 50 60
Chester median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +29.31% -17.14%
10th Percentile £23,770 £21,050 £22,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £51,375 £48,750
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.58% +17.69% -12.16%

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing Windows Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in Chester

Windows Server
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server in Chester.

Salary trend for Windows Server in Chester

Windows Server
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server in Chester over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT jobs citing Windows Server 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 Chester region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 4 (44.44%) DNS
3 4 (44.44%) Office 365
4 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 2 (22.22%) DHCP
5 2 (22.22%) LAN
5 2 (22.22%) WLAN
5 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) VLAN
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) Tech Ops
5 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (11.11%) Server Management
6 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
6 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
6 1 (11.11%) Nimble Storage

Windows Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
1 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) DHCP
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) VLAN
3 2 (22.22%) WLAN
4 1 (11.11%) Intranet
4 1 (11.11%) MPLS
4 1 (11.11%) SAN
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Automotive
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Support
3 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 2 (22.22%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Operations Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Leader
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Operations Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Flex
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Tech Ops
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Data Extraction
3 1 (11.11%) Data Security
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) DNA
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Remarketing
3 1 (11.11%) Server Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Audit
3 1 (11.11%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCITP
1 1 (11.11%) MCSA
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (11.11%) Riverbed
4 1 (11.11%) Twitter