Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 45 30
Rank change year-on-year +1 -15 +14
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 207 270 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 5.32% 5.69% 6.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.81% 27.52% 32.60%
Number of salaries quoted 178 248 326
Leeds median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,675 £19,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £46,450 £49,375
West Yorkshire median annual salary £36,250 £32,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +11.54% -12.16% +5.71%

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 Leeds with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 802 981 1,141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 20.61% 20.68% 21.01%
Number of salaries quoted 675 823 941
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £22,750 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -6.25%

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in Leeds

Windows Server
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Windows Server in Leeds

Windows Server
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server in Leeds over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Leeds

For the 6 months to 15 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 199 (96.14%) Windows
2 148 (71.50%) Microsoft
3 135 (65.22%) Active Directory
4 74 (35.75%) VMware
5 70 (33.82%) SQL
6 61 (29.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 58 (28.02%) MS Exchange
8 56 (27.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 55 (26.57%) SQL Server
10 54 (26.09%) Microsoft Office
10 54 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
11 53 (25.60%) VMware Infrastructure
12 47 (22.71%) Office 365
13 46 (22.22%) ITIL
14 42 (20.29%) PowerShell
15 40 (19.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 40 (19.32%) Linux
15 40 (19.32%) Cisco
16 39 (18.84%) SharePoint
17 37 (17.87%) DNS
18 35 (16.91%) IIS
19 34 (16.43%) DHCP
20 32 (15.46%) Citrix
20 32 (15.46%) SAN
20 32 (15.46%) Problem-Solving
21 31 (14.98%) Exchange Server 2013
21 31 (14.98%) SLA
22 29 (14.01%) Finance
23 26 (12.56%) Windows 10
24 25 (12.08%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 58 (28.02%) MS Exchange
2 39 (18.84%) SharePoint
3 35 (16.91%) IIS
4 31 (14.98%) Exchange Server 2013
5 25 (12.08%) Exchange Server 2010
6 15 (7.25%) Elasticsearch
7 10 (4.83%) Skype for Business
8 9 (4.35%) Apache Solr
9 6 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (1.93%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (1.93%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (1.45%) Confluence
12 2 (0.97%) Apache
12 2 (0.97%) IBM Domino
12 2 (0.97%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.97%) JBoss
12 2 (0.97%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.48%) CMS
Applications
1 54 (26.09%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.90%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.42%) Veritas eDiscovery
3 4 (1.93%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (1.45%) Carpe Diem
4 3 (1.45%) Elite 3E
4 3 (1.45%) Sage CRM
5 2 (0.97%) Relativity
6 1 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 54 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 47 (22.71%) Office 365
3 24 (11.59%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (5.80%) SaaS
5 11 (5.31%) Dynamics 365
6 10 (4.83%) IaaS
7 9 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
8 6 (2.90%) Mimecast
9 5 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.48%) G Suite
10 1 (0.48%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 37 (17.87%) DNS
2 34 (16.43%) DHCP
3 32 (15.46%) SAN
4 24 (11.59%) TCP/IP
5 19 (9.18%) VoIP
6 18 (8.70%) WAN
7 15 (7.25%) Internet
8 14 (6.76%) iSCSI
9 12 (5.80%) LAN
10 10 (4.83%) VPN
11 9 (4.35%) Intranet
12 8 (3.86%) NetScaler
12 8 (3.86%) Network Security
12 8 (3.86%) Remote Desktop
13 7 (3.38%) Firewall
14 5 (2.42%) SMTP
14 5 (2.42%) Wireless
15 4 (1.93%) Asterisk PBX
15 4 (1.93%) Cisco IOS
15 4 (1.93%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (26.57%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.80%) Relational Database
3 8 (3.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.90%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.93%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (1.45%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (1.45%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.45%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 7 (3.38%) Jenkins
1 7 (3.38%) JIRA
2 6 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.90%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.42%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.42%) Selenium
4 4 (1.93%) Cucumber
4 4 (1.93%) Redmine
4 4 (1.93%) Trac
5 1 (0.48%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (14.01%) Finance
2 14 (6.76%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.35%) Legal
3 9 (4.35%) Marketing
4 6 (2.90%) Law
4 6 (2.90%) Retail
5 5 (2.42%) Advertising
5 5 (2.42%) Back Office
6 4 (1.93%) Electronics
7 3 (1.45%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.97%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.48%) Billing
9 1 (0.48%) Military
Job Titles
1 45 (21.74%) Support Engineer
2 35 (16.91%) Analyst
2 35 (16.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (10.63%) Support Analyst
4 18 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
4 18 (8.70%) Applications Support
5 16 (7.73%) 2nd Line Support
6 15 (7.25%) Consultant
7 14 (6.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 14 (6.76%) Infrastructure Support
8 12 (5.80%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 12 (5.80%) Applications Engineer
8 12 (5.80%) Technical Consultant
9 11 (5.31%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
9 11 (5.31%) IT Engineer
9 11 (5.31%) IT Support
9 11 (5.31%) Windows Engineer
10 10 (4.83%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 10 (4.83%) Administrator
10 10 (4.83%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.80%) Middleware
2 9 (4.35%) Elastic Stack
2 9 (4.35%) Lucene
3 8 (3.86%) XML
4 7 (3.38%) HTML
5 5 (2.42%) .NET
6 3 (1.45%) ODBC
7 2 (0.97%) J2EE
7 2 (0.97%) MSMQ
7 2 (0.97%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.66%) Management Information System
2 18 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 15 (7.25%) Driving Licence
4 13 (6.28%) NHS
5 12 (5.80%) Client/Server
6 11 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (3.86%) EMC VNX
8 5 (2.42%) CCTV
8 5 (2.42%) Clustering
8 5 (2.42%) Replication
9 4 (1.93%) Robotics
10 3 (1.45%) HP Storage
10 3 (1.45%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.48%) Analytical Mindset
11 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.48%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.48%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.48%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 199 (96.14%) Windows
2 61 (29.47%) Windows Server 2012
3 56 (27.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (19.32%) Linux
5 26 (12.56%) Windows 10
6 18 (8.70%) Windows 7
7 15 (7.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (3.38%) Ubuntu
9 6 (2.90%) Windows 8
10 5 (2.42%) Windows XP
11 4 (1.93%) CentOS
11 4 (1.93%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.45%) Unix
13 1 (0.48%) Android
13 1 (0.48%) HPUX
13 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (22.22%) ITIL
2 40 (19.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 32 (15.46%) Problem-Solving
4 22 (10.63%) Change Control
5 20 (9.66%) Capacity Planning
5 20 (9.66%) Migration
6 18 (8.70%) Risk Management
7 16 (7.73%) Mentoring
8 14 (6.76%) ITSM
8 14 (6.76%) Proactive Management
9 13 (6.28%) Antivirus Management
9 13 (6.28%) Service Delivery
9 13 (6.28%) Service Management
10 12 (5.80%) CRM
10 12 (5.80%) High Availability
11 11 (5.31%) Incident Management
12 10 (4.83%) Asset Management
12 10 (4.83%) Business Continuity
12 10 (4.83%) Data Management
12 10 (4.83%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 70 (33.82%) SQL
2 42 (20.29%) PowerShell
3 15 (7.25%) T-SQL
4 12 (5.80%) C
5 6 (2.90%) Bash Shell
5 6 (2.90%) Python
5 6 (2.90%) Ruby
5 6 (2.90%) VBA
6 5 (2.42%) C#
7 4 (1.93%) Java
7 4 (1.93%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.93%) PHP
8 3 (1.45%) VBScript
9 2 (0.97%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (10.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (6.76%) MCSA
2 14 (6.76%) MCSE
3 13 (6.28%) Security Cleared
4 12 (5.80%) Degree
5 8 (3.86%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (2.90%) CCNA
6 6 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.45%) CCNP
7 3 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.48%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.48%) MCDST
8 1 (0.48%) MCITP
8 1 (0.48%) MCP
8 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.48%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (14.98%) SLA
2 8 (3.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (3.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (1.45%) PMO
5 1 (0.48%) GDPR
System Software
1 135 (65.22%) Active Directory
2 53 (25.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (9.18%) Docker
4 17 (8.21%) Hyper-V
5 16 (7.73%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (6.76%) XenApp
7 10 (4.83%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (3.38%) vSphere
9 6 (2.90%) Firmware
10 5 (2.42%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (2.42%) XenDesktop
10 5 (2.42%) XenServer
11 4 (1.93%) pfSense
11 4 (1.93%) Terminal Services
11 4 (1.93%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.48%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 23 (11.11%) SCCM
2 12 (5.80%) vCenter Server
3 10 (4.83%) SCOM
4 9 (4.35%) WSUS
5 8 (3.86%) Puppet
5 8 (3.86%) vRealize
6 7 (3.38%) MaaS360
7 6 (2.90%) SCOrch
7 6 (2.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (1.93%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (1.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (1.93%) ZABBIX
9 3 (1.45%) Backup Exec
9 3 (1.45%) NetBackup
9 3 (1.45%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (1.45%) PaperCut
9 3 (1.45%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.97%) AirWatch
10 2 (0.97%) Ansible
10 2 (0.97%) Salt
Vendors
1 148 (71.50%) Microsoft
2 74 (35.75%) VMware
3 40 (19.32%) Cisco
4 32 (15.46%) Citrix
5 23 (11.11%) HP
6 15 (7.25%) EMC
7 13 (6.28%) Symantec
8 10 (4.83%) Blue Prism
8 10 (4.83%) UiPath
8 10 (4.83%) Veeam
9 8 (3.86%) NetApp
10 7 (3.38%) Kaspersky
10 7 (3.38%) Sophos
11 6 (2.90%) Sage
12 5 (2.42%) Dell
12 5 (2.42%) F5
13 4 (1.93%) Meraki
13 4 (1.93%) Splunk
14 3 (1.45%) Google
14 3 (1.45%) iManage