Period
to 18 December 2017

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

Microsoft Windows Server
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 62 34
Rank change year-on-year +19 -28 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 48 60 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 4.96% 4.21% 6.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.12% 21.13% 30.21%
Number of salaries quoted 46 58 83
Leicestershire median annual salary £35,000 £35,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.41% +9.23% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,500 £24,250
90th Percentile £42,500 £48,750 £44,677
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -3.23%

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 199 284 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 20.56% 19.94% 21.27%
Number of salaries quoted 175 230 246
Leicestershire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
East Midlands median annual salary £35,571 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.15% - +7.14%

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 18 December 2017.

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 18 December 2017. 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 +9 22 £38,750 +3.33% 4
Coalville +1 2 £25,500 +2.00%
Loughborough +18 1 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Market Harborough - 1 £32,500 -
Windows Server
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (64.58%) Microsoft
3 24 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 21 (43.75%) SQL Server
4 21 (43.75%) VMware
5 19 (39.58%) Microsoft Office
6 16 (33.33%) DNS
6 16 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 16 (33.33%) Windows 10
7 14 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (27.08%) TCP/IP
9 12 (25.00%) LAN
9 12 (25.00%) WAN
9 12 (25.00%) DHCP
10 11 (22.92%) Dell
10 11 (22.92%) SCCM
10 11 (22.92%) Office 365
11 10 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (18.75%) MS Exchange
12 9 (18.75%) SQL
13 8 (16.67%) Citrix
13 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (14.58%) MCSE
15 6 (12.50%) Cisco
15 6 (12.50%) Firewall
15 6 (12.50%) CCNA
15 6 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
15 6 (12.50%) NetApp
15 6 (12.50%) vSphere
15 6 (12.50%) Manual Testing

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 9 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.08%) IIS
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (39.58%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.92%) Office 365
2 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.08%) IaaS
4 1 (2.08%) OneDrive
4 1 (2.08%) PaaS
4 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (33.33%) DNS
2 13 (27.08%) TCP/IP
3 12 (25.00%) DHCP
3 12 (25.00%) LAN
3 12 (25.00%) WAN
4 6 (12.50%) Firewall
5 5 (10.42%) SAN
6 4 (8.33%) VPN
7 3 (6.25%) VLAN
7 3 (6.25%) Wireless
8 1 (2.08%) IPsec
8 1 (2.08%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.08%) Kerberos
8 1 (2.08%) LDAP
8 1 (2.08%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.08%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (29.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 11 (22.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (20.83%) Support Engineer
4 9 (18.75%) Analyst
4 9 (18.75%) Infrastructure Support
4 9 (18.75%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 8 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 8 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 8 (16.67%) Support Analyst
6 7 (14.58%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 6 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
7 6 (12.50%) SQL Support Analyst
8 4 (8.33%) Team Leader
9 3 (6.25%) IT Support
9 3 (6.25%) Network Specialist
9 3 (6.25%) Server Specialist
9 3 (6.25%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) .NET
2 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (4.17%) CSS
2 2 (4.17%) HTML
2 2 (4.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) PKI
2 1 (2.08%) Clustering
2 1 (2.08%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.08%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.08%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 16 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 14 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.08%) Linux
6 1 (2.08%) Solaris
6 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.50%) Manual Testing
2 5 (10.42%) ITIL
3 3 (6.25%) CRM
3 3 (6.25%) Customer-Centric Approach
3 3 (6.25%) Customer-Centricity
3 3 (6.25%) DevOps
3 3 (6.25%) Service Desk Management
3 3 (6.25%) Statistics
3 3 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (4.17%) Capacity Management
4 2 (4.17%) Change Control
4 2 (4.17%) MVC
4 2 (4.17%) MVVM
4 2 (4.17%) Wealth Management
5 1 (2.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.08%) ERP
5 1 (2.08%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.08%) Migration
5 1 (2.08%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.08%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) SQL
2 5 (10.42%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.25%) C#
3 3 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (14.58%) MCSE
3 6 (12.50%) CCNA
3 6 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (10.42%) CCNP
4 5 (10.42%) MCITP
4 5 (10.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (4.17%) MCP
5 2 (4.17%) MCSA
6 1 (2.08%) CISM
6 1 (2.08%) CISSP
6 1 (2.08%) Degree
6 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) SLA
2 3 (6.25%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.17%) QA
4 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 24 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 6 (12.50%) vSphere
4 1 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.08%) XenApp
4 1 (2.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (22.92%) SCCM
2 1 (2.08%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.08%) SCOM
2 1 (2.08%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 31 (64.58%) Microsoft
2 21 (43.75%) VMware
3 11 (22.92%) Dell
4 8 (16.67%) Citrix
5 6 (12.50%) Cisco
5 6 (12.50%) NetApp
6 3 (6.25%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.08%) Aerohive Networks
7 1 (2.08%) Apple
7 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.08%) EMC
7 1 (2.08%) Google
7 1 (2.08%) HP
7 1 (2.08%) Juniper
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle
7 1 (2.08%) Symantec
7 1 (2.08%) WatchGuard