Period
to 26 April 2019

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 26 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
26 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 46 23 52
Rank change year-on-year -23 +29 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 77 95 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 6.71% 9.34% 4.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.46% 44.19% 26.03%
Number of salaries quoted 58 94 59
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,263 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £47,875 £43,750 £48,768
East Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £35,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +8.45% -2.74% +10.61%

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 291 215 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 25.35% 21.14% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 164 202 188
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,035
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.87% -3.91%
10th Percentile £24,750 £23,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £50,000 £46,075
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

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 26 April 2019.

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 26 April 2019. 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 +13 57 £36,000 +2.86%
Market Harborough +2 2 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Hinckley -2 2 £43,250 +23.57%
Coalville +1 1 £18,250 - 1
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 £38,000 -
Windows Server
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 April 2019, 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 77 (100.00%) Windows
2 48 (62.34%) Microsoft
3 47 (61.04%) Active Directory
4 35 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 30 (38.96%) VMware
6 28 (36.36%) Office 365
7 24 (31.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 23 (29.87%) Problem-Solving
9 22 (28.57%) Server Management
9 22 (28.57%) DNS
10 21 (27.27%) DHCP
11 20 (25.97%) Dell
12 19 (24.68%) Microsoft Office
12 19 (24.68%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (23.38%) .NET
14 17 (22.08%) SLA
14 17 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (22.08%) DevOps
14 17 (22.08%) Windows 10
15 16 (20.78%) Team Foundation Server
15 16 (20.78%) .NET Framework
15 16 (20.78%) TCP/IP
16 15 (19.48%) MS Exchange
16 15 (19.48%) Computer Science
16 15 (19.48%) SCCM
17 14 (18.18%) PowerShell
18 13 (16.88%) Windows Server 2012
18 13 (16.88%) Windows 7
18 13 (16.88%) Kanban
18 13 (16.88%) Degree

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 15 (19.48%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.19%) IIS
3 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (24.68%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.30%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 28 (36.36%) Office 365
2 11 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (7.79%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.60%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.60%) NuGet
5 1 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 22 (28.57%) DNS
2 21 (27.27%) DHCP
3 16 (20.78%) TCP/IP
4 11 (14.29%) SAN
5 7 (9.09%) Internet
5 7 (9.09%) LAN
5 7 (9.09%) WAN
6 4 (5.19%) Intranet
7 3 (3.90%) Firewall
7 3 (3.90%) VoIP
8 2 (2.60%) SSL
9 1 (1.30%) BGP
9 1 (1.30%) EIGRP
9 1 (1.30%) MPLS
9 1 (1.30%) Network Security
9 1 (1.30%) OSPF
9 1 (1.30%) PBX
9 1 (1.30%) VPN
9 1 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.19%) SAP BW
3 3 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (20.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 11 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 11 (14.29%) Subversion
3 9 (11.69%) TeamCity
4 7 (9.09%) Visual Studio
5 4 (5.19%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (3.90%) Selenium
7 2 (2.60%) Bazaar
7 2 (2.60%) JIRA
7 2 (2.60%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (2.60%) SonarQube
General
1 12 (15.58%) Manufacturing
2 6 (7.79%) Retail
3 1 (1.30%) Back Office
3 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (22.08%) Analyst
1 17 (22.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (18.18%) IT Analyst
3 13 (16.88%) IT Support
3 13 (16.88%) Support Analyst
4 12 (15.58%) IT Support Analyst
5 10 (12.99%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 9 (11.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (11.69%) Administrator
7 6 (7.79%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 6 (7.79%) Support Engineer
7 6 (7.79%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (7.79%) Team Leader
8 5 (6.49%) Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (5.19%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (5.19%) Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (23.38%) .NET
2 16 (20.78%) .NET Framework
3 3 (3.90%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (2.60%) .NET Core
4 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.60%) LAMP
4 2 (2.60%) LDAP
5 1 (1.30%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.68%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.19%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.90%) Fat Client
3 3 (3.90%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.60%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.60%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.60%) Social Media
5 1 (1.30%) Clustering
5 1 (1.30%) Replication
5 1 (1.30%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 77 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (22.08%) Windows 10
3 13 (16.88%) Windows 7
3 13 (16.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (12.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (10.39%) Linux
6 4 (5.19%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.30%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (31.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 23 (29.87%) Problem-Solving
3 22 (28.57%) Server Management
4 17 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (22.08%) DevOps
5 15 (19.48%) Computer Science
6 13 (16.88%) Kanban
6 13 (16.88%) Scrum
7 12 (15.58%) ERP
7 12 (15.58%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (14.29%) Release Management
9 10 (12.99%) Deployment Automation
10 9 (11.69%) Workflow
11 8 (10.39%) Patch Management
12 7 (9.09%) Mentoring
13 5 (6.49%) Continuous Delivery
13 5 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (6.49%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (6.49%) ITIL
14 4 (5.19%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 12 (15.58%) SQL
3 11 (14.29%) Python
4 9 (11.69%) C#
4 9 (11.69%) Perl
4 9 (11.69%) Ruby
5 4 (5.19%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.30%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (16.88%) Degree
2 12 (15.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (5.19%) MCP
4 1 (1.30%) MCSE
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (22.08%) SLA
2 12 (15.58%) GDPR
3 9 (11.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (61.04%) Active Directory
2 9 (11.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (9.09%) vSphere
4 6 (7.79%) Docker
5 5 (6.49%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.60%) Firmware
7 1 (1.30%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.30%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 15 (19.48%) SCCM
2 7 (9.09%) Backup Exec
3 4 (5.19%) Kubernetes
4 3 (3.90%) Puppet
4 3 (3.90%) SCOM
4 3 (3.90%) Terraform
Vendors
1 48 (62.34%) Microsoft
2 30 (38.96%) VMware
3 20 (25.97%) Dell
4 11 (14.29%) McAfee
5 7 (9.09%) Altiris
5 7 (9.09%) Symantec
6 5 (6.49%) Oracle
7 4 (5.19%) Cisco
7 4 (5.19%) SAP
8 3 (3.90%) Citrix
8 3 (3.90%) Dynatrace
8 3 (3.90%) NetApp
9 2 (2.60%) HP
9 2 (2.60%) ProCurve
9 2 (2.60%) Veeam
10 1 (1.30%) Avaya
10 1 (1.30%) GFI Software
10 1 (1.30%) JD Edwards
10 1 (1.30%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.30%) Sophos