Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 32 46 45
Rank change year-on-year +14 -1 +15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 69 54 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 7.52% 5.78% 4.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.67% 24.22% 20.62%
Number of salaries quoted 60 51 39
Leicestershire median annual salary £33,300 £38,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.51% +28.33% -10.45%
10th Percentile £26,250 £17,000 £24,900
90th Percentile £48,978 £48,750 £42,500
East Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% - +4.48%

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 199 223 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 21.70% 23.88% 22.05%
Number of salaries quoted 164 198 177
Leicestershire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% -18.75%
10th Percentile £21,900 £22,925 £22,000
90th Percentile £50,343 £57,500 £47,500
East Midlands median annual salary £38,175 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.80% +7.14% -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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +25 47 £32,500 -13.33% 8
Coalville - 12 £34,125 - 1
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 2 £51,250 - 1
Hinckley 0 1 £32,000 +20.75%
Loughborough -13 1 £25,500 +6.25%
Windows Server
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 69 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (55.07%) Active Directory
2 38 (55.07%) Windows 10
3 35 (50.72%) Office 365
4 31 (44.93%) Microsoft
5 30 (43.48%) VMware
6 25 (36.23%) Windows 7
7 23 (33.33%) Cisco
8 19 (27.54%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (27.54%) Problem-Solving
9 18 (26.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 18 (26.09%) Microsoft Office
10 16 (23.19%) VoIP
10 16 (23.19%) Azure
11 15 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (21.74%) Finance
11 15 (21.74%) SQL Server
12 14 (20.29%) Degree
12 14 (20.29%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (18.84%) Mentoring
13 13 (18.84%) Hyper-V
13 13 (18.84%) WAN
14 11 (15.94%) ITIL
14 11 (15.94%) Citrix
14 11 (15.94%) Disaster Recovery
15 10 (14.49%) NetApp
15 10 (14.49%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (14.49%) Project Management
16 9 (13.04%) C#
16 9 (13.04%) Oracle

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 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.14%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.25%) Skype for Business
4 3 (4.35%) IIS
5 2 (2.90%) Documentum
6 1 (1.45%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (26.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 35 (50.72%) Office 365
2 16 (23.19%) Azure
3 8 (11.59%) SaaS
4 1 (1.45%) AWS
4 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.45%) IaaS
4 1 (1.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (23.19%) VoIP
2 13 (18.84%) WAN
3 8 (11.59%) LAN
4 7 (10.14%) MPLS
4 7 (10.14%) TCP/IP
5 6 (8.70%) Firewall
6 5 (7.25%) DHCP
6 5 (7.25%) DNS
6 5 (7.25%) VLAN
6 5 (7.25%) WLAN
7 4 (5.80%) Ethernet
8 3 (4.35%) Network Security
9 2 (2.90%) Modbus
9 2 (2.90%) SAN
10 1 (1.45%) FTP
10 1 (1.45%) SSH
10 1 (1.45%) Telnet
10 1 (1.45%) Unified Communications
10 1 (1.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.80%) MySQL
3 4 (5.80%) RDBMS
3 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2017
4 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Selenium
2 5 (7.25%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.80%) Cucumber
3 4 (5.80%) Maven
4 3 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (21.74%) Finance
2 6 (8.70%) French Language
3 5 (7.25%) Retail
4 4 (5.80%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.90%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.90%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.45%) German Language
6 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (23.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (21.74%) IT Engineer
3 11 (15.94%) IT Support
4 8 (11.59%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Analyst
6 6 (8.70%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Automation Test Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Implementation Consultant
8 4 (5.80%) IT Manager
8 4 (5.80%) IT Support Technician
8 4 (5.80%) IT Technician
8 4 (5.80%) Software Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Software Test Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Software Test Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Support Technician
8 4 (5.80%) Test Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Test Automation Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.25%) .NET
1 5 (7.25%) .NET Framework
2 4 (5.80%) 802.1X
2 4 (5.80%) Spring
3 1 (1.45%) COM
3 1 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.25%) Driving Licence
3 4 (5.80%) FMCG
4 3 (4.35%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.45%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.45%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 69 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (55.07%) Windows 10
3 25 (36.23%) Windows 7
4 15 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (14.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (13.04%) Linux
7 4 (5.80%) CentOS
8 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.90%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.54%) Problem-Solving
2 18 (26.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 13 (18.84%) Mentoring
4 11 (15.94%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (15.94%) ITIL
5 10 (14.49%) Project Management
6 9 (13.04%) Migration
7 8 (11.59%) Computer Science
7 8 (11.59%) DevOps
7 8 (11.59%) Problem Management
8 7 (10.14%) Test Automation
8 7 (10.14%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 6 (8.70%) Logistics
10 5 (7.25%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (5.80%) Analytics
11 4 (5.80%) Microservices
11 4 (5.80%) Service Delivery
12 3 (4.35%) Configuration Management
12 3 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
12 3 (4.35%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.04%) C#
2 8 (11.59%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.80%) C
3 4 (5.80%) C++
3 4 (5.80%) Java
3 4 (5.80%) Shell Script
4 3 (4.35%) SQL
5 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (20.29%) Degree
2 8 (11.59%) DBS Check
3 7 (10.14%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (5.80%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.90%) MCSE
5 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.45%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.45%) HND
6 1 (1.45%) MCITP
6 1 (1.45%) MCP
6 1 (1.45%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) SLA
2 4 (5.80%) GDPR
3 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (55.07%) Active Directory
2 19 (27.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (18.84%) Hyper-V
4 8 (11.59%) XenApp
5 5 (7.25%) Terminal Services
6 3 (4.35%) Docker
7 2 (2.90%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (10.14%) Kubernetes
2 6 (8.70%) SCCM
3 5 (7.25%) Puppet
4 4 (5.80%) Terraform
5 3 (4.35%) SCOM
6 2 (2.90%) Ansible
6 2 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 31 (44.93%) Microsoft
2 30 (43.48%) VMware
3 23 (33.33%) Cisco
4 11 (15.94%) Citrix
5 10 (14.49%) NetApp
6 9 (13.04%) Oracle
7 7 (10.14%) Veeam
7 7 (10.14%) Zerto
8 4 (5.80%) Red Hat
9 3 (4.35%) Dell
9 3 (4.35%) Dynatrace
10 2 (2.90%) Siemens
11 1 (1.45%) Avaya
11 1 (1.45%) Centreon
11 1 (1.45%) CommVault
11 1 (1.45%) SonicWALL