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

Microsoft Windows Server
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 45 34
Rank change year-on-year +10 -11 +14
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 15 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 5.03% 1.30% 5.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.08% 8.16% 22.35%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 19
Chester median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +32.81% -14.67%
10th Percentile £19,500 £34,250 £23,250
90th Percentile £46,000 £57,250 £37,500
Cheshire median annual salary £34,000 £32,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -9.33%

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 65 49 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 21.81% 15.96% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 59 46 81
Chester median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +29.31% -10.08%
10th Percentile £20,900 £27,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £56,500 £51,250 £48,750
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% -2.86%

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 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Chester

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (33.33%) Office 365
5 4 (26.67%) Web Services
5 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (20.00%) CMS
6 3 (20.00%) HTTP
6 3 (20.00%) DNS
6 3 (20.00%) Firewall
6 3 (20.00%) HTML
6 3 (20.00%) Oracle
6 3 (20.00%) Linux
6 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (20.00%) ERP
6 3 (20.00%) WAN
6 3 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
6 3 (20.00%) JIRA
6 3 (20.00%) Web Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (13.33%) Tech Ops
7 2 (13.33%) LAN
7 2 (13.33%) WLAN
7 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
7 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
7 2 (13.33%) SharePoint

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 3 (20.00%) CMS
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
1 3 (20.00%) HTTP
1 3 (20.00%) WAN
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) WLAN
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) Intranet
3 1 (6.67%) MPLS
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) VLAN
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (13.33%) Publishing
2 1 (6.67%) Automotive
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce Support
3 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Software Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Software Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Support
4 2 (13.33%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 2 (13.33%) IT Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Operations Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Leader
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Web Services
2 3 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Flex
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
2 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (20.00%) ERP
2 3 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
2 3 (20.00%) Web Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Tech Ops
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Data Security
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) DNA
4 1 (6.67%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Remarketing
4 1 (6.67%) Server Management
4 1 (6.67%) Software Audit
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCITP
1 1 (6.67%) MCSA
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) COBIT
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Nimble Storage
3 1 (6.67%) Twitter
3 1 (6.67%) VMware