Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 43 63
Rank change year-on-year -17 +20 -28
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 49 48 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 5.19% 4.96% 4.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.85% 24.12% 21.13%
Number of salaries quoted 41 46 58
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.41% +9.23%
10th Percentile £17,000 £24,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £48,750
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +16.67%

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 260 199 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 27.51% 20.56% 19.94%
Number of salaries quoted 174 175 230
Leicestershire median annual salary £38,250 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.29% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,275 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £59,250 £47,500 £52,500
East Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £35,571 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.24% -5.15% -

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 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 18 December 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 -17 26 £37,500 -3.23% 5
Loughborough +4 4 £24,000 -4.00% 1
Hinckley - 3 £41,500 -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 £38,000 - 1
Windows Server
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 48 (97.96%) Windows
2 32 (65.31%) Microsoft
3 29 (59.18%) Active Directory
4 24 (48.98%) SQL Server
5 17 (34.69%) LAN
6 14 (28.57%) WAN
6 14 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 14 (28.57%) Office 365
6 14 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 13 (26.53%) SQL
8 12 (24.49%) .NET
8 12 (24.49%) DNS
8 12 (24.49%) SLA
8 12 (24.49%) DHCP
8 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (24.49%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (22.45%) DevOps
9 11 (22.45%) .NET Framework
9 11 (22.45%) Scrum
10 10 (20.41%) ITIL
11 9 (18.37%) VMware
11 9 (18.37%) Kanban
11 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (16.33%) PowerShell
12 8 (16.33%) SCCM
12 8 (16.33%) Cisco
12 8 (16.33%) T-SQL
12 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Office
12 8 (16.33%) Linux

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 (4.08%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.04%) IIS
2 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (28.57%) Office 365
2 6 (12.24%) G Suite
2 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.04%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 17 (34.69%) LAN
2 14 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 14 (28.57%) WAN
3 12 (24.49%) DHCP
3 12 (24.49%) DNS
4 7 (14.29%) SAN
5 6 (12.24%) Remote Desktop
6 5 (10.20%) Firewall
7 2 (4.08%) WLAN
8 1 (2.04%) Internet
8 1 (2.04%) Modbus
8 1 (2.04%) Network Security
8 1 (2.04%) PBX
8 1 (2.04%) Skype
8 1 (2.04%) VoIP
8 1 (2.04%) VPN
8 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (48.98%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.24%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (24.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.20%) Jenkins
3 5 (10.20%) Subversion
3 5 (10.20%) TeamCity
4 4 (8.16%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (2.04%) JIRA
General
1 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.08%) Automotive
3 1 (2.04%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.04%) Back Office
3 1 (2.04%) Publishing
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (22.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (20.41%) Support Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) Junior
4 6 (12.24%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Developer
4 6 (12.24%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) IT Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Software Developer
6 4 (8.16%) IT Support
6 4 (8.16%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Junior Systems Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Technical Support
7 3 (6.12%) Azure Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Junior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Team Leader
7 3 (6.12%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.49%) .NET
2 11 (22.45%) .NET Framework
3 6 (12.24%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (6.12%) AngularJS
4 3 (6.12%) RESTful
5 2 (4.08%) Velocity
6 1 (2.04%) Entity Framework
6 1 (2.04%) Lambda Expressions
6 1 (2.04%) LINQ
6 1 (2.04%) WPF
6 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Replication
2 3 (6.12%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.08%) Clustering
4 1 (2.04%) Blog
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 48 (97.96%) Windows
2 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (16.33%) Linux
5 7 (14.29%) Mac OS
5 7 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 7 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (22.45%) DevOps
3 11 (22.45%) Scrum
4 10 (20.41%) ITIL
5 9 (18.37%) Kanban
6 8 (16.33%) Deployment Automation
6 8 (16.33%) Server Management
7 6 (12.24%) Logistics
7 6 (12.24%) OOP
7 6 (12.24%) SOA
7 6 (12.24%) TDD
8 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
8 5 (10.20%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (10.20%) Release Management
8 5 (10.20%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (10.20%) Workflow
9 4 (8.16%) High Availability
10 3 (6.12%) MVC
10 3 (6.12%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.53%) SQL
2 8 (16.33%) PowerShell
2 8 (16.33%) T-SQL
3 7 (14.29%) C#
4 5 (10.20%) Perl
4 5 (10.20%) Python
4 5 (10.20%) Ruby
5 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.04%) C++
6 1 (2.04%) VB
6 1 (2.04%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Degree
2 5 (10.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.04%) MCP
3 1 (2.04%) MCSE
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (24.49%) SLA
2 5 (10.20%) GDPR
2 5 (10.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (59.18%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.20%) Hyper-V
2 5 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.04%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (16.33%) SCCM
2 1 (2.04%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 32 (65.31%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.37%) VMware
3 8 (16.33%) Cisco
4 7 (14.29%) Veeam
5 5 (10.20%) Dell
6 4 (8.16%) NetApp
7 2 (4.08%) Oracle
8 1 (2.04%) Avaya
8 1 (2.04%) Citrix
8 1 (2.04%) GFI Software
8 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.04%) Siemens
8 1 (2.04%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.04%) Sophos