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

Microsoft Windows Server
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 42 30
Rank change year-on-year -10 -12 +20
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 170 272 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.66% 5.53% 7.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.82% 29.66% 35.25%
Number of salaries quoted 146 260 339
Leeds median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,625 £19,000 £21,850
90th Percentile £52,500 £46,025 £49,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £36,000 £32,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +10.77% -9.72% +2.86%

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 745 917 1,098
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 20.44% 18.65% 20.38%
Number of salaries quoted 643 806 926
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £22,750 £23,750 £21,875
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 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Leeds

For the 6 months to 14 December 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.

1 164 (96.47%) Windows
2 133 (78.24%) Microsoft
3 117 (68.82%) Active Directory
4 66 (38.82%) VMware
5 56 (32.94%) MS Exchange
6 55 (32.35%) Microsoft Office
6 55 (32.35%) SQL
7 54 (31.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 52 (30.59%) VMware Infrastructure
9 50 (29.41%) SQL Server
10 46 (27.06%) Windows Server 2008
11 44 (25.88%) Microsoft Azure
12 40 (23.53%) SharePoint
13 39 (22.94%) DNS
14 38 (22.35%) ITIL
15 37 (21.76%) Office 365
16 35 (20.59%) DHCP
16 35 (20.59%) PowerShell
17 34 (20.00%) SLA
17 34 (20.00%) SAN
17 34 (20.00%) Linux
18 33 (19.41%) Cisco
18 33 (19.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 32 (18.82%) Windows 10
20 31 (18.24%) Problem-Solving
21 29 (17.06%) IIS
22 28 (16.47%) WAN
23 26 (15.29%) Finance
24 25 (14.71%) Citrix
24 25 (14.71%) Amazon AWS

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 56 (32.94%) MS Exchange
2 40 (23.53%) SharePoint
3 29 (17.06%) IIS
4 17 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (8.24%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (7.06%) Elasticsearch
7 10 (5.88%) Skype for Business
8 8 (4.71%) Apache Solr
9 4 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (1.18%) Apache
10 2 (1.18%) Confluence
10 2 (1.18%) IBM Domino
10 2 (1.18%) IBM Notes
10 2 (1.18%) JBoss
10 2 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (1.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 55 (32.35%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (5.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.35%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (1.76%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 44 (25.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (21.76%) Office 365
3 25 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (7.06%) SaaS
5 11 (6.47%) Dynamics 365
6 7 (4.12%) IaaS
7 5 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.59%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (22.94%) DNS
2 35 (20.59%) DHCP
3 34 (20.00%) SAN
4 28 (16.47%) WAN
5 22 (12.94%) VoIP
6 18 (10.59%) LAN
6 18 (10.59%) TCP/IP
7 14 (8.24%) Firewall
7 14 (8.24%) Internet
8 13 (7.65%) VPN
9 10 (5.88%) NAS
10 9 (5.29%) iSCSI
11 8 (4.71%) Intranet
11 8 (4.71%) NetScaler
11 8 (4.71%) Network Security
11 8 (4.71%) Wireless
12 7 (4.12%) MPLS
13 6 (3.53%) VLAN
13 6 (3.53%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (2.94%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.06%) Relational Database
3 8 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.35%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (1.76%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (1.76%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.18%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (1.18%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.18%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (3.53%) Jenkins
1 6 (3.53%) JIRA
1 6 (3.53%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.35%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.35%) Redmine
2 4 (2.35%) Trac
3 2 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (15.29%) Finance
2 18 (10.59%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.12%) Legal
4 6 (3.53%) Marketing
5 5 (2.94%) Advertising
5 5 (2.94%) Back Office
5 5 (2.94%) Retail
6 4 (2.35%) Electronics
7 3 (1.76%) Law
7 3 (1.76%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.59%) Billing
8 1 (0.59%) Military
8 1 (0.59%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 38 (22.35%) Support Engineer
2 34 (20.00%) Analyst
3 31 (18.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 22 (12.94%) Support Analyst
5 18 (10.59%) 2nd Line Support
6 17 (10.00%) Consultant
7 15 (8.82%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 15 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support
8 14 (8.24%) Applications Support
8 14 (8.24%) IT Engineer
8 14 (8.24%) IT Support
9 13 (7.65%) Infrastructure Support
9 13 (7.65%) Technical Consultant
10 12 (7.06%) IT Support Engineer
11 11 (6.47%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
12 10 (5.88%) Applications Engineer
12 10 (5.88%) Applications Support Engineer
12 10 (5.88%) Service Analyst
12 10 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
12 10 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.06%) Middleware
2 8 (4.71%) Elastic Stack
2 8 (4.71%) Lucene
3 3 (1.76%) HTML
4 2 (1.18%) J2EE
4 2 (1.18%) MSMQ
4 2 (1.18%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (1.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.35%) Management Information System
2 15 (8.82%) Driving Licence
3 14 (8.24%) NHS
4 12 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (7.06%) Client/Server
4 12 (7.06%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.53%) Clustering
6 5 (2.94%) CCTV
7 4 (2.35%) EMC VNX
7 4 (2.35%) Private Cloud
7 4 (2.35%) Robotics
8 3 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.76%) PKI
8 3 (1.76%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.18%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.18%) Replication
9 2 (1.18%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.59%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.59%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.59%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 164 (96.47%) Windows
2 54 (31.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 46 (27.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (20.00%) Linux
5 32 (18.82%) Windows 10
6 20 (11.76%) Windows 7
7 11 (6.47%) Windows 8
8 8 (4.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (4.12%) Ubuntu
10 6 (3.53%) Windows XP
11 4 (2.35%) CentOS
11 4 (2.35%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.18%) Unix
13 1 (0.59%) HPUX
13 1 (0.59%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (22.35%) ITIL
2 33 (19.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 31 (18.24%) Problem-Solving
4 24 (14.12%) Change Control
5 18 (10.59%) ITSM
5 18 (10.59%) Risk Management
5 18 (10.59%) Service Delivery
6 16 (9.41%) Capacity Planning
6 16 (9.41%) Mentoring
7 14 (8.24%) Migration
7 14 (8.24%) Service Management
8 13 (7.65%) Information Security
9 12 (7.06%) Incident Management
10 11 (6.47%) Antivirus Management
11 10 (5.88%) CRM
11 10 (5.88%) Data Management
11 10 (5.88%) Robotic Process Automation
11 10 (5.88%) Software Deployment
11 10 (5.88%) Virtual Environments
12 9 (5.29%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 55 (32.35%) SQL
2 35 (20.59%) PowerShell
3 12 (7.06%) C
4 6 (3.53%) Bash Shell
4 6 (3.53%) Python
4 6 (3.53%) Ruby
5 5 (2.94%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.35%) PHP
6 4 (2.35%) VBA
7 3 (1.76%) VBScript
8 2 (1.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (12.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (9.41%) Security Cleared
3 14 (8.24%) MCSA
4 13 (7.65%) Degree
5 11 (6.47%) MCSE
6 9 (5.29%) CCNA
6 9 (5.29%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.35%) CCNP
7 4 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (2.35%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.18%) MCITP
8 2 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.59%) CCSA
9 1 (0.59%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.59%) MCDST
9 1 (0.59%) MCP
9 1 (0.59%) RHCE
9 1 (0.59%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (20.00%) SLA
2 9 (5.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (3.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (1.76%) PMO
5 1 (0.59%) GDPR
System Software
1 117 (68.82%) Active Directory
2 52 (30.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (12.35%) VMware ESXi
4 19 (11.18%) Hyper-V
5 16 (9.41%) Docker
6 7 (4.12%) Virtual Servers
7 6 (3.53%) vSphere
7 6 (3.53%) XenApp
8 4 (2.35%) pfSense
9 3 (1.76%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.18%) BitLocker
10 2 (1.18%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.59%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.59%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 23 (13.53%) SCCM
2 13 (7.65%) vCenter Server
3 9 (5.29%) SCOM
3 9 (5.29%) WSUS
4 6 (3.53%) DameWare
4 6 (3.53%) MaaS360
4 6 (3.53%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (3.53%) Puppet
5 5 (2.94%) Backup Exec
6 4 (2.35%) SCOrch
6 4 (2.35%) ServiceCenter
6 4 (2.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (2.35%) vRealize
6 4 (2.35%) ZABBIX
7 3 (1.76%) PaperCut
7 3 (1.76%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (1.18%) Ansible
8 2 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.18%) Salt
9 1 (0.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 133 (78.24%) Microsoft
2 66 (38.82%) VMware
3 33 (19.41%) Cisco
4 25 (14.71%) Citrix
5 19 (11.18%) HP
6 10 (5.88%) Blue Prism
6 10 (5.88%) Symantec
6 10 (5.88%) UiPath
6 10 (5.88%) Veeam
7 9 (5.29%) NetApp
8 8 (4.71%) EMC
9 7 (4.12%) Sophos
10 6 (3.53%) Bomgar
10 6 (3.53%) F5
10 6 (3.53%) Kaspersky
10 6 (3.53%) Sage
11 4 (2.35%) Splunk
12 3 (1.76%) Apple
12 3 (1.76%) Meraki
12 3 (1.76%) Remedy