Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 45 60
Rank change year-on-year -1 +15 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 54 40 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 5.78% 4.55% 4.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.22% 20.62% 18.61%
Number of salaries quoted 51 39 46
Leicestershire median annual salary £38,500 £30,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.33% -10.45% +9.84%
10th Percentile £17,000 £24,900 £19,750
90th Percentile £48,750 £42,500 £43,125
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year - +4.48% +11.67%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 223 194 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 23.88% 22.05% 21.94%
Number of salaries quoted 198 177 252
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -18.75% +23.08%
10th Percentile £22,925 £22,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +2.74%

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in Leicestershire

Windows Server
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Windows Server in Leicestershire

Windows Server
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Leicestershire

Windows Server
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 23 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -6 31 £37,500 +10.18% 8
Loughborough +3 3 £24,000 -4.00% 1
Hinckley - 1 £26,500 -
Windows Server
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 53 (98.15%) Windows
2 42 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 38 (70.37%) Microsoft
4 27 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 27 (50.00%) DNS
4 27 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 23 (42.59%) DHCP
6 20 (37.04%) LAN
6 20 (37.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 19 (35.19%) Microsoft Office
8 16 (29.63%) Cisco
8 16 (29.63%) SCCM
8 16 (29.63%) Windows 10
9 15 (27.78%) Windows 7
10 14 (25.93%) Office 365
10 14 (25.93%) WAN
10 14 (25.93%) Dell
11 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (20.37%) Linux
12 11 (20.37%) VMware
13 10 (18.52%) SQL
14 9 (16.67%) G Suite
14 9 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
14 9 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
14 9 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (16.67%) Mac OS
14 9 (16.67%) SLA
15 8 (14.81%) C#
15 8 (14.81%) Replication
15 8 (14.81%) Firewall

Windows Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 2 (3.70%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.85%) IIS
2 1 (1.85%) WildFly
Applications
1 19 (35.19%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (25.93%) Office 365
2 9 (16.67%) G Suite
3 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.85%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 27 (50.00%) DNS
1 27 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 23 (42.59%) DHCP
3 20 (37.04%) LAN
4 14 (25.93%) WAN
5 9 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
6 8 (14.81%) Firewall
7 4 (7.41%) SAN
7 4 (7.41%) VLAN
8 2 (3.70%) Internet
8 2 (3.70%) WLAN
9 1 (1.85%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.85%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.85%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.26%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.85%) MySQL
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.56%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.85%) JIRA
5 1 (1.85%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (3.70%) Automotive
2 1 (1.85%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.85%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Publishing
2 1 (1.85%) Retail
2 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (29.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (20.37%) Team Leader
3 10 (18.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 10 (18.52%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (18.52%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 10 (18.52%) Support Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) IT Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Junior
5 5 (9.26%) Administrator
5 5 (9.26%) Developer
5 5 (9.26%) IT Support
5 5 (9.26%) Project Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (9.26%) Technical Support
6 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.41%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.11%) .NET
2 5 (9.26%) .NET Framework
2 5 (9.26%) ActiveMQ
3 4 (7.41%) COM
4 3 (5.56%) AngularJS
4 3 (5.56%) RESTful
5 2 (3.70%) Velocity
6 1 (1.85%) CSS
6 1 (1.85%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.85%) Lambda Expressions
6 1 (1.85%) LINQ
6 1 (1.85%) WPF
6 1 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Replication
2 4 (7.41%) Fintech
3 3 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.85%) Blog
5 1 (1.85%) Clustering
5 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 53 (98.15%) Windows
2 16 (29.63%) Windows 10
3 15 (27.78%) Windows 7
4 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (20.37%) Linux
6 9 (16.67%) Mac OS
7 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (5.56%) Unix
9 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.85%) CentOS
10 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 9 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (12.96%) DevOps
3 7 (12.96%) ITIL
4 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (9.26%) Logistics
4 5 (9.26%) OOP
4 5 (9.26%) Scrum
4 5 (9.26%) SOA
4 5 (9.26%) TDD
5 4 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (7.41%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (5.56%) Kanban
6 3 (5.56%) MVC
7 2 (3.70%) Coaching
7 2 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.70%) Deployment Automation
7 2 (3.70%) Service Desk Management
7 2 (3.70%) Test Automation
7 2 (3.70%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.52%) SQL
2 8 (14.81%) C#
3 7 (12.96%) T-SQL
4 5 (9.26%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.85%) C
6 1 (1.85%) C++
6 1 (1.85%) Java
6 1 (1.85%) Korn
6 1 (1.85%) Ruby
6 1 (1.85%) VB
6 1 (1.85%) VB6
6 1 (1.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.85%) MCSE
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (14.81%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.85%) Docker
4 1 (1.85%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (29.63%) SCCM
2 1 (1.85%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.85%) SCOM
2 1 (1.85%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 38 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 16 (29.63%) Cisco
3 14 (25.93%) Dell
4 11 (20.37%) VMware
5 8 (14.81%) Veeam
6 5 (9.26%) HP
7 4 (7.41%) Aruba
8 2 (3.70%) Citrix
8 2 (3.70%) Oracle
8 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.85%) Apple
9 1 (1.85%) NetApp
9 1 (1.85%) Siemens
9 1 (1.85%) WatchGuard