Period
to 13 December 2017

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 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 30 53
Rank change year-on-year -12 +23 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 272 383 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 5.51% 7.10% 5.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.41% 34.88% 21.47%
Number of salaries quoted 260 337 334
Leeds median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £19,000 £22,300 £21,250
90th Percentile £46,025 £49,250 £52,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -9.72% +2.86% +6.87%

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 925 1098 1644
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 18.74% 20.34% 23.83%
Number of salaries quoted 809 925 1348
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,100 £23,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +6.67%

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 13 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Leeds

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 272 (100.00%) Windows
2 168 (61.76%) Active Directory
3 161 (59.19%) Microsoft
4 140 (51.47%) VMware
5 124 (45.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 108 (39.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 102 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 101 (37.13%) ITIL
9 88 (32.35%) SQL
10 87 (31.99%) SQL Server
11 79 (29.04%) MS Exchange
12 71 (26.10%) WAN
13 66 (24.26%) LAN
14 63 (23.16%) Citrix
15 61 (22.43%) SAN
16 59 (21.69%) Office 365
17 53 (19.49%) Windows 7
17 53 (19.49%) Firewall
18 45 (16.54%) Cisco
19 38 (13.97%) Disaster Recovery
19 38 (13.97%) Hyper-V
20 36 (13.24%) DNS
21 35 (12.87%) XenDesktop
22 33 (12.13%) TCP/IP
22 33 (12.13%) Linux
23 32 (11.76%) SCCM
24 31 (11.40%) HP
25 30 (11.03%) Microsoft Certification
25 30 (11.03%) DHCP
25 30 (11.03%) 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 79 (29.04%) MS Exchange
2 28 (10.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (9.93%) IIS
3 27 (9.93%) SharePoint
4 16 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (4.78%) Skype for Business
6 11 (4.04%) IBM Domino
6 11 (4.04%) IBM Notes
7 5 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.47%) OpenStack
9 3 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.74%) Jetty
10 2 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.74%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.74%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.37%) CMS
11 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.37%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 30 (11.03%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 59 (21.69%) Office 365
2 30 (11.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.47%) OneDrive
5 3 (1.10%) SaaS
6 2 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.74%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.74%) IaaS
6 2 (0.74%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.37%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 71 (26.10%) WAN
2 66 (24.26%) LAN
3 61 (22.43%) SAN
4 53 (19.49%) Firewall
5 36 (13.24%) DNS
6 33 (12.13%) TCP/IP
7 30 (11.03%) DHCP
8 27 (9.93%) VPN
9 24 (8.82%) MPLS
10 21 (7.72%) VoIP
11 16 (5.88%) Internet
12 12 (4.41%) Network Security
13 8 (2.94%) VLAN
14 7 (2.57%) Asterisk PBX
14 7 (2.57%) HTTP
15 6 (2.21%) Remote Desktop
15 6 (2.21%) Skype
16 5 (1.84%) Cisco ASA
16 5 (1.84%) HSRP
16 5 (1.84%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (31.99%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (3.68%) Oracle Database
4 8 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (2.57%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (2.21%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (1.84%) MySQL
8 4 (1.47%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (1.10%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.74%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.37%) RavenDB
11 1 (0.37%) Redis
11 1 (0.37%) Riak
11 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.47%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.10%) Ant
3 3 (1.10%) Eclipse
3 3 (1.10%) HP UFT
3 3 (1.10%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.10%) LoadRunner
3 3 (1.10%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (1.10%) Selenium
3 3 (1.10%) SoapUI
3 3 (1.10%) SpecFlow
3 3 (1.10%) TestNG
4 2 (0.74%) JIRA
5 1 (0.37%) MSI
5 1 (0.37%) Subversion
5 1 (0.37%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (8.09%) Finance
2 15 (5.51%) Billing
2 15 (5.51%) Military
3 13 (4.78%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.94%) Legal
5 6 (2.21%) Retail
6 5 (1.84%) Law
7 4 (1.47%) Advertising
8 2 (0.74%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.74%) Marketing
9 1 (0.37%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 62 (22.79%) 2nd Line Support
2 46 (16.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 42 (15.44%) IT Support
4 41 (15.07%) Analyst
5 35 (12.87%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 33 (12.13%) Support Analyst
6 33 (12.13%) Support Engineer
7 31 (11.40%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 25 (9.19%) IT Engineer
9 21 (7.72%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 18 (6.62%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 18 (6.62%) Architect
11 16 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
11 16 (5.88%) Applications Support
12 15 (5.51%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 15 (5.51%) Support Technician
12 15 (5.51%) Windows Engineer
13 14 (5.15%) IT Support Technician
13 14 (5.15%) IT Technician
13 14 (5.15%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.62%) .NET
2 5 (1.84%) ODBC
3 3 (1.10%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.10%) Web Services
4 2 (0.74%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (0.74%) Middleware
5 1 (0.37%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.37%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.88%) Fat Client
1 16 (5.88%) Thin Client
2 15 (5.51%) Replication
3 13 (4.78%) Data Centre
4 12 (4.41%) Clustering
5 9 (3.31%) PKI
6 7 (2.57%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.47%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.47%) iPad
8 3 (1.10%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.74%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.74%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.74%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.74%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.37%) PlayStation
10 1 (0.37%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.37%) SCADA
10 1 (0.37%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 272 (100.00%) Windows
2 124 (45.59%) Windows Server 2012
3 108 (39.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 53 (19.49%) Windows 7
5 33 (12.13%) Linux
6 27 (9.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (5.51%) Windows 10
8 13 (4.78%) Unix
9 10 (3.68%) Windows 8
10 7 (2.57%) Windows XP
11 5 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (1.47%) Mac OS X
13 3 (1.10%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.74%) Android
14 2 (0.74%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.37%) CentOS
15 1 (0.37%) Debian
15 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.37%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (37.13%) ITIL
2 38 (13.97%) Disaster Recovery
3 26 (9.56%) Server Virtualisation
4 24 (8.82%) Configuration Management
5 20 (7.35%) Project Management
6 19 (6.99%) Time Management
7 17 (6.25%) Service Delivery
8 16 (5.88%) Presales
9 13 (4.78%) People Management
10 12 (4.41%) Coaching
11 11 (4.04%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (4.04%) Patch Management
12 10 (3.68%) Change Management
13 9 (3.31%) DevOps
13 9 (3.31%) ITSM
13 9 (3.31%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (3.31%) Technical Architecture
14 8 (2.94%) Asset Management
14 8 (2.94%) CRM
14 8 (2.94%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 88 (32.35%) SQL
2 17 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 14 (5.15%) T-SQL
4 10 (3.68%) C#
5 7 (2.57%) Python
6 5 (1.84%) Java
6 5 (1.84%) VB
6 5 (1.84%) VB6
7 4 (1.47%) Bourne shell
7 4 (1.47%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.10%) F#
8 3 (1.10%) VBA
9 2 (0.74%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.74%) Ruby
10 1 (0.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (11.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (8.09%) ITIL Certification
3 20 (7.35%) SC Cleared
3 20 (7.35%) Security Cleared
4 19 (6.99%) MCSE
5 17 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (5.51%) MCSA
7 12 (4.41%) CCNA
8 11 (4.04%) Degree
9 10 (3.68%) MCP
10 6 (2.21%) MCITP
11 3 (1.10%) CCNP
11 3 (1.10%) DBS Check
12 2 (0.74%) AWS Certification
12 2 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
12 2 (0.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.74%) MCDST
12 2 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.37%) ISEB
13 1 (0.37%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.82%) SLA
2 12 (4.41%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.10%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.74%) DICOM
5 2 (0.74%) HL7
6 1 (0.37%) GDPR
6 1 (0.37%) PMO
System Software
1 168 (61.76%) Active Directory
2 102 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (13.97%) Hyper-V
4 35 (12.87%) XenDesktop
5 27 (9.93%) XenApp
6 25 (9.19%) vSphere
7 16 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (4.41%) Terminal Services
9 8 (2.94%) Virtual Desktop
10 7 (2.57%) OpenSIPS
10 7 (2.57%) XenServer
11 5 (1.84%) Docker
12 4 (1.47%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.37%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.37%) pfSense
13 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 32 (11.76%) SCCM
2 13 (4.78%) Backup Exec
2 13 (4.78%) SCOM
3 10 (3.68%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (2.57%) LiteSpeed
4 7 (2.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 7 (2.57%) WSUS
5 6 (2.21%) ServiceCenter
6 5 (1.84%) ZENworks
7 4 (1.47%) Ansible
7 4 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.47%) vCenter Server
8 3 (1.10%) Puppet
9 2 (0.74%) DameWare
9 2 (0.74%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.74%) OpenNMS
9 2 (0.74%) Rancher
9 2 (0.74%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.74%) XenMobile
9 2 (0.74%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 161 (59.19%) Microsoft
2 140 (51.47%) VMware
3 63 (23.16%) Citrix
4 45 (16.54%) Cisco
5 31 (11.40%) HP
6 26 (9.56%) NetApp
7 19 (6.99%) Veeam
8 15 (5.51%) Xerox
9 14 (5.15%) Avaya
9 14 (5.15%) Symantec
10 13 (4.78%) Dell
10 13 (4.78%) Oracle
11 11 (4.04%) Lotus
12 10 (3.68%) F5
13 8 (2.94%) CommVault
14 7 (2.57%) Red Hat
14 7 (2.57%) Sophos
15 6 (2.21%) Apple
15 6 (2.21%) Rackspace
16 5 (1.84%) iManage