Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 57 41
Rank change year-on-year +25 -16 +25
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 80 48 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 8.01% 4.00% 5.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.76% 23.53% 20.34%
Number of salaries quoted 78 46 71
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.05% -10.00% +9.38%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £19,750
90th Percentile £48,750 £39,375 £45,000
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year - +11.94% +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 237 204 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 23.72% 16.99% 25.18%
Number of salaries quoted 226 175 298
Leicestershire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,375 £22,000 £22,350
90th Percentile £51,000 £47,500 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £36,750 £37,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% -0.68% +5.71%

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 20 July 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 20 July 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 -4 25 £40,000 +12.45% 3
Loughborough +9 3 £24,500 -34.67% 1
Market Harborough -1 1 £35,000 +75.00%
Hinckley - 1 £35,000 - 1
Windows Server
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 80 (100.00%) Windows
2 65 (81.25%) Microsoft
3 57 (71.25%) Active Directory
4 43 (53.75%) Microsoft Office
5 40 (50.00%) Windows 10
6 39 (48.75%) Windows 7
6 39 (48.75%) TCP/IP
7 38 (47.50%) DNS
8 37 (46.25%) SQL Server
9 31 (38.75%) DHCP
10 28 (35.00%) LAN
11 26 (32.50%) VMware
11 26 (32.50%) Cisco
12 25 (31.25%) WAN
12 25 (31.25%) SQL
13 24 (30.00%) SCCM
14 23 (28.75%) Dell
15 21 (26.25%) VMware Infrastructure
15 21 (26.25%) Windows Server 2008
16 17 (21.25%) Hyper-V
17 16 (20.00%) Manual Testing
17 16 (20.00%) Windows 8
18 15 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
18 15 (18.75%) ITIL
19 13 (16.25%) WLAN
19 13 (16.25%) Firewall
20 12 (15.00%) PowerShell
21 11 (13.75%) Office 365
21 11 (13.75%) MS Exchange
21 11 (13.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

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 11 (13.75%) MS Exchange
2 10 (12.50%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.25%) WildFly
Applications
1 43 (53.75%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (13.75%) Office 365
3 10 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (6.25%) G Suite
5 1 (1.25%) IaaS
5 1 (1.25%) NuGet
5 1 (1.25%) PaaS
5 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (48.75%) TCP/IP
2 38 (47.50%) DNS
3 31 (38.75%) DHCP
4 28 (35.00%) LAN
5 25 (31.25%) WAN
6 13 (16.25%) Firewall
6 13 (16.25%) WLAN
7 10 (12.50%) VoIP
8 9 (11.25%) SAN
9 5 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
9 5 (6.25%) VLAN
10 4 (5.00%) VPN
11 3 (3.75%) Internet
11 3 (3.75%) Wireless
12 1 (1.25%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (1.25%) Ethernet
12 1 (1.25%) Modbus
12 1 (1.25%) Softphone
12 1 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (1.25%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (46.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.25%) MySQL
3 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.25%) JIRA
3 1 (1.25%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (8.75%) Retail
2 1 (1.25%) Finance
2 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (33.75%) Team Leader
2 25 (31.25%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 23 (28.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 21 (26.25%) Analyst
5 19 (23.75%) Support Analyst
6 18 (22.50%) 2nd Line Support
7 17 (21.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 17 (21.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 16 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 16 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
8 16 (20.00%) SQL Support Analyst
9 10 (12.50%) IT Support
10 7 (8.75%) IT Analyst
10 7 (8.75%) Project Engineer
11 6 (7.50%) Administrator
11 6 (7.50%) IT Support Analyst
11 6 (7.50%) Support Engineer
11 6 (7.50%) Systems Administrator
12 5 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
13 4 (5.00%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.00%) COM
2 3 (3.75%) LDAP
3 1 (1.25%) .NET
3 1 (1.25%) CSS
3 1 (1.25%) Lambda Expressions
3 1 (1.25%) LINQ
3 1 (1.25%) WPF
3 1 (1.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.25%) Replication
2 4 (5.00%) Fintech
3 3 (3.75%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.75%) iPhone
3 3 (3.75%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.50%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.25%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 80 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 39 (48.75%) Windows 7
4 21 (26.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (20.00%) Windows 8
6 9 (11.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (10.00%) Linux
8 5 (6.25%) Mac OS
8 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (3.75%) Unix
10 1 (1.25%) CentOS
10 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 15 (18.75%) ITIL
3 10 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 10 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (8.75%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (5.00%) Patch Management
5 4 (5.00%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (3.75%) ITIL V3
7 2 (2.50%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (2.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (2.50%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (2.50%) DevOps
7 2 (2.50%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.50%) Line Management
7 2 (2.50%) Network Management
7 2 (2.50%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.25%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.25%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.25%) Resource Management
8 1 (1.25%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (31.25%) SQL
2 12 (15.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.75%) C#
4 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.25%) C
4 1 (1.25%) Java
4 1 (1.25%) Korn
4 1 (1.25%) Ruby
4 1 (1.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (5.00%) CCNA
1 4 (5.00%) CCNP
1 4 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (5.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (2.50%) MCSE
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.25%) CISM
3 1 (1.25%) CISSP
3 1 (1.25%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.25%) MCP
3 1 (1.25%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 57 (71.25%) Active Directory
2 21 (26.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (21.25%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.75%) vSphere
5 1 (1.25%) Docker
5 1 (1.25%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 24 (30.00%) SCCM
2 11 (13.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.25%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 65 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 26 (32.50%) Cisco
2 26 (32.50%) VMware
3 23 (28.75%) Dell
4 10 (12.50%) Google
5 5 (6.25%) Citrix
5 5 (6.25%) HP
5 5 (6.25%) Veeam
6 4 (5.00%) Aruba
6 4 (5.00%) Juniper
7 2 (2.50%) Oracle
7 2 (2.50%) Sophos
8 1 (1.25%) Apple
8 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.25%) Siemens
8 1 (1.25%) WatchGuard