Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 36 56
Rank change year-on-year -27 +20 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 207 318 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.38% 6.31% 4.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.82% 32.25% 23.27%
Number of salaries quoted 193 286 304
Leeds median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £48,750 £46,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,125 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year -1.00% +5.63% +7.58%

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 834 986 1,341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 17.66% 19.56% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 721 814 1,054
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,250 £23,825
90th Percentile £63,500 £61,250 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% +4.00%

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 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 204 (98.55%) Windows
2 140 (67.63%) Active Directory
3 137 (66.18%) Microsoft
4 103 (49.76%) VMware
5 88 (42.51%) VMware Infrastructure
6 74 (35.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 73 (35.27%) ITIL
8 68 (32.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 67 (32.37%) Microsoft Azure
10 64 (30.92%) Office 365
11 51 (24.64%) MS Exchange
11 51 (24.64%) DNS
12 50 (24.15%) DHCP
13 49 (23.67%) SQL Server
14 47 (22.71%) SQL
15 43 (20.77%) Linux
16 40 (19.32%) SharePoint
17 39 (18.84%) IIS
17 39 (18.84%) PowerShell
17 39 (18.84%) Coaching
18 38 (18.36%) Cisco
19 35 (16.91%) SCCM
19 35 (16.91%) Hyper-V
20 33 (15.94%) SLA
21 31 (14.98%) Exchange Server 2013
22 29 (14.01%) Citrix
22 29 (14.01%) Skype for Business
23 28 (13.53%) Windows 7
23 28 (13.53%) TCP/IP
23 28 (13.53%) Microsoft Office

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 51 (24.64%) MS Exchange
2 40 (19.32%) SharePoint
3 39 (18.84%) IIS
4 31 (14.98%) Exchange Server 2013
5 29 (14.01%) Skype for Business
6 27 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (4.83%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (1.93%) IBM Domino
8 4 (1.93%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.97%) CloudStack
10 2 (0.97%) JBoss
10 2 (0.97%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.97%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.97%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 28 (13.53%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.45%) Veritas eDiscovery
2 2 (0.97%) Carpe Diem
2 2 (0.97%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.48%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 67 (32.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 64 (30.92%) Office 365
3 14 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (4.83%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (2.42%) OneDrive
7 4 (1.93%) Mimecast
8 3 (1.45%) IaaS
9 1 (0.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (24.64%) DNS
2 50 (24.15%) DHCP
3 28 (13.53%) TCP/IP
4 25 (12.08%) LAN
5 22 (10.63%) SAN
6 21 (10.14%) WAN
7 19 (9.18%) Firewall
8 12 (5.80%) Remote Desktop
8 12 (5.80%) VoIP
9 8 (3.86%) Network Security
10 7 (3.38%) Skype
10 7 (3.38%) VPN
11 6 (2.90%) Internet
12 5 (2.42%) ISDN
13 4 (1.93%) iSCSI
13 4 (1.93%) SMTP
14 3 (1.45%) HTTP
14 3 (1.45%) HTTPS
14 3 (1.45%) IP Telephony
14 3 (1.45%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (23.67%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.66%) Amazon RDS
3 11 (5.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.42%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (2.42%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.42%) RavenDB
4 5 (2.42%) Redis
5 3 (1.45%) Power BI
5 3 (1.45%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.48%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (11.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (3.86%) TeamCity
3 4 (1.93%) Cucumber
3 4 (1.93%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.93%) JIRA
3 4 (1.93%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (1.93%) Selenium
3 4 (1.93%) Subversion
General
1 18 (8.70%) Marketing
2 14 (6.76%) Finance
3 7 (3.38%) Billing
3 7 (3.38%) Military
4 6 (2.90%) Law
4 6 (2.90%) Retail
5 4 (1.93%) Legal
6 2 (0.97%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.48%) Automotive
7 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (20.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 37 (17.87%) Analyst
3 30 (14.49%) Support Engineer
4 24 (11.59%) Support Analyst
5 21 (10.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 20 (9.66%) 3rd Line Support
7 18 (8.70%) IT Support
8 16 (7.73%) 2nd Line Support
9 14 (6.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 14 (6.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 13 (6.28%) Infrastructure Support
10 13 (6.28%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 13 (6.28%) Windows Engineer
11 12 (5.80%) Project Engineer
12 11 (5.31%) Azure Engineer
12 11 (5.31%) Systems Support Analyst
13 10 (4.83%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
13 10 (4.83%) DevOps Engineer
13 10 (4.83%) Infrastructure Manager
14 9 (4.35%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.21%) .NET
2 6 (2.90%) XML
3 4 (1.93%) HTML
4 2 (0.97%) ODBC
5 1 (0.48%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.63%) Data Centre
2 16 (7.73%) Clustering
3 14 (6.76%) PKI
4 9 (4.35%) Replication
5 7 (3.38%) Fat Client
5 7 (3.38%) Thin Client
6 6 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.93%) EMC VNX
7 4 (1.93%) User Experience
8 3 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.45%) Microsoft Licensing
8 3 (1.45%) PlayStation
9 2 (0.97%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.97%) e-Learning
9 2 (0.97%) HP Storage
10 1 (0.48%) CMDB
10 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.48%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 204 (98.55%) Windows
2 74 (35.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 68 (32.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 43 (20.77%) Linux
5 28 (13.53%) Windows 7
6 26 (12.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (6.76%) Windows 10
8 12 (5.80%) Unix
9 9 (4.35%) Windows 8
10 7 (3.38%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.45%) CentOS
11 3 (1.45%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.45%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.48%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (35.27%) ITIL
2 39 (18.84%) Coaching
3 25 (12.08%) Configuration Management
3 25 (12.08%) DevOps
4 23 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 22 (10.63%) Patch Management
6 13 (6.28%) Performance Management
7 12 (5.80%) Asset Management
7 12 (5.80%) Commercial Awareness
7 12 (5.80%) Service Delivery
8 11 (5.31%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 10 (4.83%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (4.83%) Customer Requirements
9 10 (4.83%) Mentoring
9 10 (4.83%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (4.83%) Time Management
10 9 (4.35%) Migration
11 8 (3.86%) E-Commerce
11 8 (3.86%) Infrastructure Management
11 8 (3.86%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 47 (22.71%) SQL
2 39 (18.84%) PowerShell
3 16 (7.73%) T-SQL
4 10 (4.83%) C#
5 7 (3.38%) Bash Shell
6 6 (2.90%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.93%) Python
8 3 (1.45%) Perl
8 3 (1.45%) VB
9 2 (0.97%) Bourne shell
9 2 (0.97%) C
9 2 (0.97%) Ruby
9 2 (0.97%) VB6
10 1 (0.48%) C++
10 1 (0.48%) Java
10 1 (0.48%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (7.25%) ITIL Certification
2 13 (6.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (5.80%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (5.31%) SC Cleared
4 11 (5.31%) Security Cleared
5 8 (3.86%) MCSE
6 7 (3.38%) Degree
6 7 (3.38%) MCSA
7 5 (2.42%) MCP
8 3 (1.45%) CCNA
9 2 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.48%) MCDST
10 1 (0.48%) MCITP
10 1 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (15.94%) SLA
System Software
1 140 (67.63%) Active Directory
2 88 (42.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (16.91%) Hyper-V
4 27 (13.04%) VMware ESXi
5 26 (12.56%) XenApp
6 24 (11.59%) XenDesktop
7 21 (10.14%) XenServer
8 16 (7.73%) vSphere
9 11 (5.31%) Virtual Servers
10 10 (4.83%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (2.42%) Firmware
11 5 (2.42%) Terminal Services
12 3 (1.45%) Docker
13 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.97%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 35 (16.91%) SCCM
2 21 (10.14%) vCenter Server
2 21 (10.14%) WSUS
3 15 (7.25%) Single Sign-On
4 14 (6.76%) Backup Exec
4 14 (6.76%) SCOM
5 11 (5.31%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 11 (5.31%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (5.31%) ServiceCenter
6 9 (4.35%) Ansible
7 7 (3.38%) Puppet
8 4 (1.93%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (1.93%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (1.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (1.93%) vRealize
9 3 (1.45%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.97%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.97%) ZENworks
11 1 (0.48%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 137 (66.18%) Microsoft
2 103 (49.76%) VMware
3 38 (18.36%) Cisco
4 29 (14.01%) Citrix
5 24 (11.59%) HP
6 17 (8.21%) Dell
7 16 (7.73%) Veeam
8 15 (7.25%) NetApp
9 13 (6.28%) Apple
10 12 (5.80%) Capita
11 11 (5.31%) CommVault
12 10 (4.83%) Symantec
13 8 (3.86%) Oracle
14 7 (3.38%) EMC
14 7 (3.38%) Rackspace
14 7 (3.38%) Xerox
15 6 (2.90%) Google
15 6 (2.90%) SolarWinds
16 5 (2.42%) F5
16 5 (2.42%) Huawei