Period
to 13 December 2017

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

Microsoft Windows Server
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 54 28
Rank change year-on-year +7 -26 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 20 38 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 3.33% 4.51% 7.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.35% 20.11% 35.47%
Number of salaries quoted 20 38 53
Leicester median annual salary £38,750 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +15.38% -23.62%
10th Percentile £26,050 £25,500 £24,250
90th Percentile £42,500 £50,000 £44,935
Leicestershire median annual salary £34,250 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -2.14% +7.69% +1.56%

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 109 189 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 18.14% 22.42% 20.72%
Number of salaries quoted 108 157 145
Leicester median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,836
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.83% -17.06%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £43,750 £51,000 £50,750
Leicestershire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,836
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.83% -7.11%

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 13 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Leicester

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 Leicester region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) VMware
3 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (50.00%) Office 365
4 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (35.00%) LAN
5 7 (35.00%) WAN
5 7 (35.00%) MCSE
5 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
5 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (25.00%) MCITP
6 5 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (25.00%) CCNA
6 5 (25.00%) Citrix
6 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (25.00%) NetApp
7 4 (20.00%) Cisco
7 4 (20.00%) CCNP
7 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (20.00%) vSphere
8 3 (15.00%) SAN
8 3 (15.00%) .NET
8 3 (15.00%) SLA
8 3 (15.00%) ITIL
8 3 (15.00%) C#

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 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (50.00%) Office 365
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) LAN
1 7 (35.00%) WAN
2 3 (15.00%) SAN
3 2 (10.00%) DNS
3 2 (10.00%) Firewall
3 2 (10.00%) VPN
3 2 (10.00%) Wireless
4 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (15.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Team Leader
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) IT Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) IT Support
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Network Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) Server Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
4 1 (5.00%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (5.00%) IT Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (10.00%) CSS
2 2 (10.00%) HTML
2 2 (10.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Clustering
1 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (5.00%) iPhone
1 1 (5.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) CRM
2 2 (10.00%) Customer-Centric Approach
2 2 (10.00%) Customer-Centricity
2 2 (10.00%) MVC
2 2 (10.00%) MVVM
2 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Management
2 2 (10.00%) Statistics
2 2 (10.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (5.00%) DevOps
3 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.00%) ERP
3 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) C#
1 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (35.00%) MCSE
3 5 (25.00%) CCNA
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (25.00%) MCITP
3 5 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (20.00%) CCNP
5 2 (10.00%) MCP
5 2 (10.00%) MCSA
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
2 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (5.00%) XenApp
3 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) SCOM
2 1 (5.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) VMware
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) Citrix
3 5 (25.00%) NetApp
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco
5 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.00%) Aerohive Networks
6 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.00%) Dell
6 1 (5.00%) EMC
6 1 (5.00%) Google
6 1 (5.00%) HP
6 1 (5.00%) Symantec