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

Microsoft Windows Server
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 51 53
Rank change year-on-year -8 +2 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 24 21 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 3.71% 3.61% 4.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.65% 21.43% 20.25%
Number of salaries quoted 23 24 29
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £35,571 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.45% +1.63% -2.78%
10th Percentile £24,400 £28,150 £21,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £41,375 £45,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £30,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -10.45% -

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 136 98 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 21.02% 16.84% 21.17%
Number of salaries quoted 127 92 121
Leicester median annual salary £35,000 £32,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.53% -19.38% +19.40%
10th Percentile £26,600 £22,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £58,500 £43,750 £52,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -12.50% +14.29%

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 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Leicester

For the 6 months to 19 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (79.17%) Active Directory
3 18 (75.00%) TCP/IP
4 16 (66.67%) DNS
5 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
6 14 (58.33%) Cisco
7 12 (50.00%) LAN
8 11 (45.83%) DHCP
8 11 (45.83%) VMware
9 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
10 8 (33.33%) WAN
11 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Office
11 7 (29.17%) Firewall
11 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (25.00%) SCCM
12 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (25.00%) Office 365
12 6 (25.00%) Windows 10
12 6 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 5 (20.83%) Linux
13 5 (20.83%) HP
13 5 (20.83%) Dell
13 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
13 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
13 5 (20.83%) VLAN
14 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
14 4 (16.67%) Aruba
14 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (16.67%) SAN
14 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003

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 1 (4.17%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Office 365
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (12.50%) G Suite
4 1 (4.17%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 18 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 16 (66.67%) DNS
3 12 (50.00%) LAN
4 11 (45.83%) DHCP
5 8 (33.33%) WAN
6 7 (29.17%) Firewall
7 5 (20.83%) VLAN
8 4 (16.67%) SAN
9 3 (12.50%) Internet
9 3 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (12.50%) VPN
9 3 (12.50%) WLAN
10 2 (8.33%) Wireless
11 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
11 1 (4.17%) Modbus
11 1 (4.17%) Softphone
11 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) JIRA
3 1 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Administrator
1 6 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (20.83%) Team Leader
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 4 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Network Support
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Leader
5 2 (8.33%) IT Support
5 2 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Project Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Project Leader
5 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Active Directory Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) LDAP
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) COM
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) Lambda Expressions
2 1 (4.17%) LINQ
2 1 (4.17%) WPF
2 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Fintech
2 3 (12.50%) Replication
2 3 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (20.83%) Linux
3 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (12.50%) Mac OS
6 1 (4.17%) CentOS
6 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
6 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
3 3 (12.50%) Server Management
4 2 (8.33%) Antivirus Management
4 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (8.33%) DevOps
4 2 (8.33%) Line Management
4 2 (8.33%) Patch Management
5 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.17%) Front End Development
5 1 (4.17%) High Availability
5 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.17%) Network Design
5 1 (4.17%) Network Management
5 1 (4.17%) Release Automation
5 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (4.17%) Software Deployment
5 1 (4.17%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) C#
2 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) C
3 1 (4.17%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) Korn
3 1 (4.17%) Ruby
3 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) CCNA
1 3 (12.50%) CCNP
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.17%) MCSE
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (79.17%) Active Directory
2 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.33%) vSphere
5 1 (4.17%) Docker
5 1 (4.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 14 (58.33%) Cisco
3 11 (45.83%) VMware
4 5 (20.83%) Dell
4 5 (20.83%) HP
5 4 (16.67%) Aruba
6 3 (12.50%) Juniper
6 3 (12.50%) Veeam
7 2 (8.33%) Sophos
8 1 (4.17%) Apple
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle
8 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
8 1 (4.17%) Siemens