Period
to 10 July 2020

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 10 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 36 44 65
Rank change year-on-year +8 +21 -22
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 104 170 208
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Leeds 5.30% 5.43% 4.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.97% 29.01% 22.51%
Number of salaries quoted 86 162 189
Median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +8.11% -1.33%
10th Percentile £25,375 £23,007 £25,700
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £50,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.74% -2.67% +1.35%

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 359 586 924
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 18.30% 18.71% 19.24%
Number of salaries quoted 301 510 787
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,725 £25,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,354 £65,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in Leeds

Windows Server
Salary Trend in Leeds

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows Server in Leeds.

Salary trend for Windows Server in Leeds

Windows Server
Salary Histogram in Leeds

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows Server in Leeds over the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Leeds

For the 6 months to 10 July 2020, 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.

1 104 (100.00%) Windows
2 64 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 51 (49.04%) Active Directory
4 46 (44.23%) Azure
5 41 (39.42%) SQL
6 36 (34.62%) VMware
7 34 (32.69%) SQL Server
8 29 (27.88%) ITIL
9 28 (26.92%) AWS
10 27 (25.96%) Office 365
10 27 (25.96%) Problem-Solving
11 24 (23.08%) Hyper-V
11 24 (23.08%) SharePoint
12 23 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
13 22 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
14 20 (19.23%) DevOps
14 20 (19.23%) IIS
15 19 (18.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 18 (17.31%) Tech Ops
16 18 (17.31%) Finance
16 18 (17.31%) PowerShell
16 18 (17.31%) JIRA
17 17 (16.35%) DNS
17 17 (16.35%) Microsoft Certification
17 17 (16.35%) Proactive Monitoring
18 15 (14.42%) Power Platform
18 15 (14.42%) Power BI
18 15 (14.42%) Business Intelligence
19 14 (13.46%) Scrum
19 14 (13.46%) Citrix

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 24 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 20 (19.23%) IIS
3 14 (13.46%) Confluence
4 12 (11.54%) Skype for Business
5 9 (8.65%) MS Exchange
6 3 (2.88%) Apache
6 3 (2.88%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.96%) Mule
7 1 (0.96%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (7.69%) Elite 3E
2 6 (5.77%) Carpe Diem
Cloud Services
1 46 (44.23%) Azure
2 28 (26.92%) AWS
3 27 (25.96%) Office 365
4 15 (14.42%) Power Platform
5 9 (8.65%) Azure Data Factory
5 9 (8.65%) Azure Stack
5 9 (8.65%) IaaS
5 9 (8.65%) PaaS
6 5 (4.81%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.92%) Amazon ECS
8 2 (1.92%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.92%) GCP
8 2 (1.92%) Mimecast
8 2 (1.92%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 17 (16.35%) DNS
2 14 (13.46%) DHCP
3 8 (7.69%) LAN
3 8 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (6.73%) Firewall
5 6 (5.77%) SAN
5 6 (5.77%) TCP/IP
5 6 (5.77%) VPN
6 5 (4.81%) Skype
6 5 (4.81%) WAN
7 4 (3.85%) Network Security
8 3 (2.88%) Internet
8 3 (2.88%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (2.88%) SSL
8 3 (2.88%) Wireless
9 2 (1.92%) 3G
9 2 (1.92%) 4G
9 2 (1.92%) NetScaler
9 2 (1.92%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (1.92%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (32.69%) SQL Server
2 15 (14.42%) Power BI
3 13 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
4 10 (9.62%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (8.65%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 9 (8.65%) Azure SQL Database
6 7 (6.73%) MongoDB
6 7 (6.73%) MySQL
7 5 (4.81%) Data Lake
8 2 (1.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.92%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.92%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.96%) Informix
9 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 18 (17.31%) JIRA
2 4 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.88%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (2.88%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.92%) Bitbucket
4 2 (1.92%) GitLab
4 2 (1.92%) Robot Framework
General
1 18 (17.31%) Finance
2 12 (11.54%) Banking
3 7 (6.73%) Law
3 7 (6.73%) Retail Banking
4 3 (2.88%) Legal
5 2 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.96%) German Language
6 1 (0.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (17.31%) Technical Engineer
2 15 (14.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (13.46%) IT Support
4 13 (12.50%) Analyst
4 13 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
5 12 (11.54%) Support Engineer
5 12 (11.54%) Technical Operations Engineer
6 11 (10.58%) Software Engineer
7 8 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (6.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 7 (6.73%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
8 7 (6.73%) Service Analyst
8 7 (6.73%) Windows Engineer
9 6 (5.77%) IT Engineer
9 6 (5.77%) Platform Engineer
9 6 (5.77%) Support Analyst
9 6 (5.77%) Technical Support
9 6 (5.77%) Technical Support Engineer
10 5 (4.81%) Azure Architect
10 5 (4.81%) Senior Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.65%) HTML
2 6 (5.77%) ODBC
3 5 (4.81%) REST
3 5 (4.81%) SOAP
4 3 (2.88%) .NET
4 3 (2.88%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.88%) XML
4 3 (2.88%) XML Schema
5 2 (1.92%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.92%) CSS
5 2 (1.92%) CSS3
5 2 (1.92%) HTML5
5 2 (1.92%) React
5 2 (1.92%) RESTful
5 2 (1.92%) Spring
5 2 (1.92%) Spring Boot
5 2 (1.92%) Vue.js
5 2 (1.92%) Web Services
6 1 (0.96%) COM
6 1 (0.96%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 11 (10.58%) Mainframe
3 10 (9.62%) Clustering
4 5 (4.81%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.85%) Driving Licence
5 4 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.88%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.92%) iPad
7 2 (1.92%) iPhone
8 1 (0.96%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 104 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (13.46%) Linux
3 9 (8.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (6.73%) Windows Server 2016
4 7 (6.73%) Windows Server 2019
5 3 (2.88%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.92%) Android
6 2 (1.92%) Unix
6 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (27.88%) ITIL
2 27 (25.96%) Problem-Solving
3 23 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (19.23%) DevOps
5 19 (18.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 18 (17.31%) Tech Ops
7 17 (16.35%) Proactive Monitoring
8 15 (14.42%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (13.46%) Scrum
10 12 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (11.54%) Kanban
10 12 (11.54%) SDLC
11 11 (10.58%) Analytics
11 11 (10.58%) Software Engineering
11 11 (10.58%) Waterfall
12 10 (9.62%) Migration
12 10 (9.62%) Vulnerability Management
13 9 (8.65%) Data Analytics
13 9 (8.65%) Data Transformation
13 9 (8.65%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 41 (39.42%) SQL
2 18 (17.31%) PowerShell
3 7 (6.73%) Java
3 7 (6.73%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.88%) C#
4 3 (2.88%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.92%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.92%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 17 (16.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (11.54%) MCSE
3 8 (7.69%) MCP
3 8 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 6 (5.77%) MCSA
4 6 (5.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (3.85%) DBS Check
5 4 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.92%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (1.92%) Degree
6 2 (1.92%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.96%) CCA
7 1 (0.96%) CCNA
7 1 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.96%) CISM
7 1 (0.96%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.81%) SLA
3 1 (0.96%) GDPR
3 1 (0.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 51 (49.04%) Active Directory
2 24 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 22 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (9.62%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (7.69%) XenApp
6 7 (6.73%) XenDesktop
7 6 (5.77%) Virtual Desktop
8 5 (4.81%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 5 (4.81%) Docker
9 4 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (3.85%) vSphere
10 1 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (8.65%) SCVMM
2 5 (4.81%) Backup Exec
2 5 (4.81%) Kubernetes
3 4 (3.85%) SCCM
4 3 (2.88%) AirWatch
4 3 (2.88%) Ansible
4 3 (2.88%) Puppet
4 3 (2.88%) Terraform
5 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (1.92%) Packer
6 1 (0.96%) Rancher
6 1 (0.96%) vMotion
Vendors
1 64 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 36 (34.62%) VMware
3 14 (13.46%) Citrix
4 12 (11.54%) IBM
4 12 (11.54%) Unisys
5 9 (8.65%) Databricks
5 9 (8.65%) PlateSpin
5 9 (8.65%) Tableau
5 9 (8.65%) VirtaMove
6 8 (7.69%) Intapp
7 7 (6.73%) Cisco
7 7 (6.73%) Oracle
8 6 (5.77%) Dell
8 6 (5.77%) iManage
9 5 (4.81%) EqualLogic
9 5 (4.81%) NetApp
9 5 (4.81%) Veeam
10 4 (3.85%) Nintex
10 4 (3.85%) ServiceNow
10 4 (3.85%) Zerto