Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 45 33
Rank change year-on-year -14 -12 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 202 276 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.48% 5.56% 6.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.06% 27.38% 30.92%
Number of salaries quoted 180 257 332
Leeds median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,150 £23,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +10.29%

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 876 1,008 1,216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 19.44% 20.30% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 752 833 963
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £63,500 £60,000 £57,400
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -2.60%

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 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 August 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.

1 196 (97.03%) Windows
2 136 (67.33%) Active Directory
3 134 (66.34%) Microsoft
4 87 (43.07%) VMware
5 71 (35.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 63 (31.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 63 (31.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 63 (31.19%) SQL
7 58 (28.71%) SQL Server
8 56 (27.72%) ITIL
9 55 (27.23%) Microsoft Azure
10 50 (24.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 50 (24.75%) MS Exchange
11 48 (23.76%) Office 365
12 47 (23.27%) Microsoft Office
13 38 (18.81%) DNS
13 38 (18.81%) Cisco
13 38 (18.81%) PowerShell
14 37 (18.32%) Exchange Server 2013
14 37 (18.32%) Linux
15 35 (17.33%) SharePoint
15 35 (17.33%) DHCP
16 33 (16.34%) IIS
17 30 (14.85%) SLA
18 29 (14.36%) Finance
19 27 (13.37%) Citrix
19 27 (13.37%) TCP/IP
20 26 (12.87%) VMware ESXi
21 24 (11.88%) SCCM
22 23 (11.39%) Microsoft Certification

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 50 (24.75%) MS Exchange
2 37 (18.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 35 (17.33%) SharePoint
4 33 (16.34%) IIS
5 19 (9.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 16 (7.92%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (6.93%) Skype for Business
8 12 (5.94%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (2.97%) Apache Solr
10 3 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.49%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.99%) CloudStack
11 2 (0.99%) IBM Domino
11 2 (0.99%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.99%) JBoss
11 2 (0.99%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.99%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.99%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.50%) CMS
12 1 (0.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 47 (23.27%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.48%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.48%) Veritas eDiscovery
2 4 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.49%) Carpe Diem
3 3 (1.49%) Elite 3E
4 2 (0.99%) Relativity
4 2 (0.99%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 55 (27.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (23.76%) Office 365
3 15 (7.43%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (4.95%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (4.46%) Dynamics 365
5 9 (4.46%) IaaS
6 8 (3.96%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (3.47%) SaaS
8 6 (2.97%) Mimecast
9 3 (1.49%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.50%) G Suite
10 1 (0.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (18.81%) DNS
2 35 (17.33%) DHCP
3 27 (13.37%) TCP/IP
4 23 (11.39%) SAN
5 11 (5.45%) WAN
6 10 (4.95%) Internet
6 10 (4.95%) LAN
7 9 (4.46%) VPN
8 8 (3.96%) Firewall
8 8 (3.96%) iSCSI
8 8 (3.96%) VoIP
9 6 (2.97%) Intranet
9 6 (2.97%) NetScaler
9 6 (2.97%) Skype
10 5 (2.48%) Remote Desktop
10 5 (2.48%) SMTP
11 3 (1.49%) FTP
11 3 (1.49%) HTTP
11 3 (1.49%) HTTPS
11 3 (1.49%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (28.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (3.47%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (2.48%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.98%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.99%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (0.99%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.99%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.50%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (7.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (2.48%) Selenium
3 4 (1.98%) Cucumber
3 4 (1.98%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.99%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.50%) JIRA
5 1 (0.50%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (14.36%) Finance
2 19 (9.41%) Marketing
3 9 (4.46%) Law
4 8 (3.96%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.47%) Legal
6 6 (2.97%) Retail
7 3 (1.49%) Advertising
7 3 (1.49%) Back Office
7 3 (1.49%) Billing
7 3 (1.49%) Military
8 2 (0.99%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.99%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 48 (23.76%) Support Engineer
2 43 (21.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 32 (15.84%) Analyst
4 20 (9.90%) 3rd Line Support
5 19 (9.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 17 (8.42%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 17 (8.42%) Support Analyst
7 15 (7.43%) IT Support
8 14 (6.93%) Applications Support
8 14 (6.93%) IT Engineer
9 13 (6.44%) Infrastructure Support
9 13 (6.44%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 12 (5.94%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 11 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support
11 11 (5.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
11 11 (5.45%) IT Support Engineer
11 11 (5.45%) Windows Engineer
12 10 (4.95%) Applications Engineer
12 10 (4.95%) Infrastructure Manager
12 10 (4.95%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.47%) .NET
2 6 (2.97%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (2.97%) Lucene
2 6 (2.97%) XML
3 5 (2.48%) Middleware
4 4 (1.98%) HTML
5 3 (1.49%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.40%) Data Centre
2 13 (6.44%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.46%) NHS
4 8 (3.96%) Driving Licence
4 8 (3.96%) EMC VNX
5 7 (3.47%) Replication
6 6 (2.97%) Clustering
6 6 (2.97%) PKI
7 5 (2.48%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.98%) Robotics
9 3 (1.49%) CCTV
9 3 (1.49%) Fat Client
9 3 (1.49%) HP Storage
9 3 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.49%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.50%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.50%) EPoS
10 1 (0.50%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 196 (97.03%) Windows
2 63 (31.19%) Windows Server 2008
2 63 (31.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 37 (18.32%) Linux
4 18 (8.91%) Windows 7
4 18 (8.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (6.44%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.99%) Unix
6 2 (0.99%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (0.99%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.50%) Android
7 1 (0.50%) HPUX
7 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (27.72%) ITIL
2 50 (24.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 21 (10.40%) Coaching
3 21 (10.40%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (7.43%) Migration
5 14 (6.93%) Mentoring
5 14 (6.93%) Risk Management
6 13 (6.44%) Change Control
6 13 (6.44%) Proactive Management
6 13 (6.44%) Service Delivery
7 12 (5.94%) Capacity Planning
7 12 (5.94%) High Availability
8 11 (5.45%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (5.45%) Information Security
9 10 (4.95%) Asset Management
9 10 (4.95%) Business Continuity
9 10 (4.95%) Configuration Management
9 10 (4.95%) DevOps
9 10 (4.95%) E-Commerce
9 10 (4.95%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (31.19%) SQL
2 38 (18.81%) PowerShell
3 21 (10.40%) T-SQL
4 9 (4.46%) C#
5 6 (2.97%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.48%) C
6 5 (2.48%) VBA
7 4 (1.98%) VB
8 3 (1.49%) VBScript
9 2 (0.99%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.99%) Java
9 2 (0.99%) Python
9 2 (0.99%) Ruby
9 2 (0.99%) VB6
Qualifications
1 23 (11.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (6.93%) MCSE
3 13 (6.44%) MCSA
4 12 (5.94%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (4.95%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (4.95%) Security Cleared
6 6 (2.97%) Degree
7 5 (2.48%) SC Cleared
8 4 (1.98%) CCNA
9 3 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.99%) MCP
11 1 (0.50%) CCNP
11 1 (0.50%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.50%) MCDST
11 1 (0.50%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (14.85%) SLA
2 6 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 6 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.50%) GDPR
3 1 (0.50%) PMO
System Software
1 136 (67.33%) Active Directory
2 71 (35.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (12.87%) VMware ESXi
4 21 (10.40%) Hyper-V
5 19 (9.41%) XenApp
6 13 (6.44%) Virtual Servers
7 12 (5.94%) Docker
8 10 (4.95%) XenDesktop
8 10 (4.95%) XenServer
9 9 (4.46%) vSphere
10 8 (3.96%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (2.97%) Firmware
12 4 (1.98%) Virtual Desktop
13 3 (1.49%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 24 (11.88%) SCCM
2 21 (10.40%) vCenter Server
3 13 (6.44%) WSUS
4 8 (3.96%) SCOM
4 8 (3.96%) vRealize
5 7 (3.47%) Single Sign-On
6 6 (2.97%) Puppet
6 6 (2.97%) SCOrch
6 6 (2.97%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 5 (2.48%) Backup Exec
8 4 (1.98%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (1.98%) MaaS360
9 3 (1.49%) AirWatch
9 3 (1.49%) NetBackup
9 3 (1.49%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (0.99%) ServiceCenter
10 2 (0.99%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 134 (66.34%) Microsoft
2 87 (43.07%) VMware
3 38 (18.81%) Cisco
4 27 (13.37%) Citrix
5 17 (8.42%) HP
6 15 (7.43%) EMC
7 13 (6.44%) Symantec
8 12 (5.94%) Veeam
9 10 (4.95%) NetApp
10 8 (3.96%) Blue Prism
10 8 (3.96%) Capita
10 8 (3.96%) UiPath
11 7 (3.47%) Dell
12 5 (2.48%) Google
13 4 (1.98%) CommVault
13 4 (1.98%) Kaspersky
13 4 (1.98%) Sophos
14 3 (1.49%) F5
14 3 (1.49%) Twitter
14 3 (1.49%) Xerox