Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 53 36
Rank change year-on-year +15 -17 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.07% 1.92% 3.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.76% 8.08% 20.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 13
Chester median annual salary £37,500 £31,875 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -6.25% -2.86%
10th Percentile £36,250 £25,250 £21,750
90th Percentile £38,750 £39,200 £38,000
Cheshire median annual salary £31,750 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +0.79% -3.08% -

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 42 99 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 22.46% 23.80% 18.28%
Number of salaries quoted 39 91 38
Chester median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% -22.62%
10th Percentile £24,750 £20,000 £24,100
90th Percentile £61,250 £52,500 £47,500
Cheshire median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -17.65% +30.77% -7.14%

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
2 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Riverbed