Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 56 26
Rank change year-on-year +6 -30 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 21 35 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 3.55% 4.42% 7.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.21% 20.47% 31.77%
Number of salaries quoted 20 38 67
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +15.38% -26.05%
10th Percentile £23,650 £29,750 £23,850
90th Percentile £42,875 £49,188 £49,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -4.11%

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 99 171 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 16.75% 21.62% 24.06%
Number of salaries quoted 97 150 162
Leicester median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £24,500 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £46,750 £48,188 £53,750
Leicestershire median annual salary £34,000 £37,500 £35,875
% change year-on-year -9.33% +4.53% -4.33%

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 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Leicester

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) VMware
3 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
3 10 (47.62%) Office 365
4 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (28.57%) CCNA
6 6 (28.57%) MCSE
6 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (23.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (23.81%) LAN
7 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
7 5 (23.81%) CCNP
7 5 (23.81%) WAN
7 5 (23.81%) Retail
7 5 (23.81%) MCITP
7 5 (23.81%) SAN
7 5 (23.81%) NetApp
7 5 (23.81%) Wireless
8 4 (19.05%) Firewall
8 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (19.05%) VPN
8 4 (19.05%) DNS
8 4 (19.05%) Citrix
8 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (19.05%) vSphere
8 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V

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 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (47.62%) Office 365
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.76%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) LAN
1 5 (23.81%) SAN
1 5 (23.81%) WAN
1 5 (23.81%) Wireless
2 4 (19.05%) DNS
2 4 (19.05%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) VPN
3 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.76%) Internet
4 1 (4.76%) NAS
4 1 (4.76%) NetScaler
4 1 (4.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (23.81%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Local Government
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Network Specialist
2 4 (19.05%) Server Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) IT Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) IT Support
4 2 (9.52%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Citrix Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) ICT Support Technician
5 1 (4.76%) ICT Technician
5 1 (4.76%) IT Technician
5 1 (4.76%) Major Incident Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Clustering
1 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.76%) iPhone
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (9.52%) ERP
3 1 (4.76%) DevOps
3 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (4.76%) Innovative Thinking
3 1 (4.76%) IT Governance
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
3 1 (4.76%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.76%) Security Patching
3 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) C#
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (28.57%) CCNA
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (28.57%) MCSE
3 5 (23.81%) CCNP
3 5 (23.81%) MCITP
3 5 (23.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.76%) MCP
5 1 (4.76%) MCSA
5 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (19.05%) vSphere
3 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.76%) XenApp
3 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) VMware
2 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 5 (23.81%) NetApp
4 4 (19.05%) Citrix
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco
5 2 (9.52%) Juniper
6 1 (4.76%) Dell
6 1 (4.76%) EMC
6 1 (4.76%) Google
6 1 (4.76%) HP