Period
to 21 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 59 37
Rank change year-on-year +13 -22 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 30 27 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 4.96% 3.63% 5.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.79% 22.13% 24.05%
Number of salaries quoted 29 34 48
Leicester median annual salary £35,500 £35,571 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.20% -5.15% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,550 £29,450 £23,450
90th Percentile £50,000 £39,625 £70,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £35,000 £35,571 £35,000
% change year-on-year -1.60% +1.63% +9.38%

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 Leicester with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 121 122 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 20.00% 16.42% 22.70%
Number of salaries quoted 117 110 119
Leicester median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,240 £22,450
90th Percentile £50,000 £43,750 £56,750
Leicestershire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.14%

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

Job postings citing Windows Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicester.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in Leicester

Windows Server
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server in Leicester.

Salary trend for Windows Server in Leicester

Windows Server
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server in Leicester over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Leicester

For the 6 months to 21 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 16 (53.33%) VMware
4 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 15 (50.00%) DNS
5 14 (46.67%) LAN
6 12 (40.00%) Cisco
7 11 (36.67%) WAN
7 11 (36.67%) Office 365
8 9 (30.00%) Firewall
9 8 (26.67%) DHCP
9 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (23.33%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (23.33%) CCNP
10 7 (23.33%) CCNA
10 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
10 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V
11 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (20.00%) Retail
11 6 (20.00%) VPN
11 6 (20.00%) Wireless
11 6 (20.00%) SAN
11 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (16.67%) Juniper
12 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
12 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure

Windows Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (36.67%) Office 365
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (10.00%) G Suite
4 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (50.00%) DNS
1 15 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 14 (46.67%) LAN
3 11 (36.67%) WAN
4 9 (30.00%) Firewall
5 8 (26.67%) DHCP
6 6 (20.00%) SAN
6 6 (20.00%) VPN
6 6 (20.00%) Wireless
7 4 (13.33%) VLAN
8 3 (10.00%) Internet
8 3 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (10.00%) WLAN
9 1 (3.33%) NAS
9 1 (3.33%) NetScaler
9 1 (3.33%) Softphone
9 1 (3.33%) VoIP
9 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (3.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (16.67%) Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Administrator
2 4 (13.33%) Network Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Network Support
2 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 3 (10.00%) Network Specialist
3 3 (10.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 3 (10.00%) Server Specialist
3 3 (10.00%) Team Leader
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Leader
4 2 (6.67%) IT Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) IT Support
4 2 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Project Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) LDAP
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (10.00%) Fintech
1 3 (10.00%) Replication
2 1 (3.33%) Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) iPhone
2 1 (3.33%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (13.33%) Linux
6 3 (10.00%) Mac OS
6 3 (10.00%) Windows 10
7 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (10.00%) ITIL
2 3 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (6.67%) ERP
3 2 (6.67%) Patch Management
4 1 (3.33%) Deployment Automation
4 1 (3.33%) DevOps
4 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.33%) Innovative Thinking
4 1 (3.33%) IT Governance
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.33%) Line Management
4 1 (3.33%) Network Design
4 1 (3.33%) Network Management
4 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.33%) Security Patching
4 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.33%) C#
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) CCNA
1 7 (23.33%) CCNP
1 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (13.33%) MCSE
4 3 (10.00%) MCITP
4 3 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (6.67%) Degree
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.33%) MCP
6 1 (3.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (3.33%) XenApp
4 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) VMware
2 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (40.00%) Cisco
4 5 (16.67%) Juniper
5 3 (10.00%) Aruba
5 3 (10.00%) Citrix
5 3 (10.00%) HP
5 3 (10.00%) NetApp
5 3 (10.00%) Veeam
6 2 (6.67%) Dell
6 2 (6.67%) Sophos
7 1 (3.33%) Google