Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 32 31
Rank change year-on-year -5 -1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 321 456 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 5.88% 6.92% 7.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.43% 31.30% 34.90%
Number of salaries quoted 285 403 503
West Yorkshire median annual salary £36,500 £32,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.31% -12.16% +5.71%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £50,750 £48,750 £48,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% -

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,129 1,457 1,616
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 20.69% 22.13% 20.98%
Number of salaries quoted 965 1,222 1,363
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,500 £22,340
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% -4.00%

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Windows Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in West Yorkshire

Windows Server
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Windows Server in West Yorkshire

Windows Server
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in West Yorkshire

Windows Server
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 October 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
Leeds 0 208 £37,500 +15.38% 32
Bradford -11 40 £32,500 -13.33% 12
Wakefield -6 37 £37,500 +15.38% 6
Huddersfield +7 13 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Batley -2 1 £23,000 - 1
Keighley -3 1 £25,000 -32.43%
Brighouse -3 1 £25,500 -36.25%
Wetherby -7 1 £32,500 - 1
Todmorden - 1 £45,000 - 1
Windows Server
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 313 (97.51%) Windows
2 209 (65.11%) Microsoft
3 199 (61.99%) Active Directory
4 118 (36.76%) VMware
5 102 (31.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 97 (30.22%) SQL
7 92 (28.66%) MS Exchange
8 90 (28.04%) Windows Server 2008
9 81 (25.23%) Office 365
10 76 (23.68%) ITIL
11 75 (23.36%) SQL Server
11 75 (23.36%) VMware Infrastructure
11 75 (23.36%) Microsoft Azure
12 67 (20.87%) Cisco
13 66 (20.56%) Microsoft Office
14 63 (19.63%) SAN
14 63 (19.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 62 (19.31%) PowerShell
16 57 (17.76%) Linux
17 55 (17.13%) DNS
18 48 (14.95%) IIS
18 48 (14.95%) SCCM
18 48 (14.95%) Windows 10
19 46 (14.33%) DHCP
20 45 (14.02%) SharePoint
21 42 (13.08%) Exchange Server 2010
22 41 (12.77%) Citrix
23 40 (12.46%) Migration
24 38 (11.84%) Windows 7
25 37 (11.53%) SLA

Windows Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 92 (28.66%) MS Exchange
2 48 (14.95%) IIS
3 45 (14.02%) SharePoint
4 42 (13.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 34 (10.59%) Exchange Server 2013
6 15 (4.67%) Elasticsearch
7 10 (3.12%) Skype for Business
8 9 (2.80%) Apache Solr
9 8 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (1.25%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.93%) Apache
11 3 (0.93%) Confluence
12 2 (0.62%) IBM Domino
12 2 (0.62%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.62%) JBoss
12 2 (0.62%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.31%) CMS
13 1 (0.31%) Kentico
Applications
1 66 (20.56%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.80%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (2.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.56%) Veritas eDiscovery
3 4 (1.25%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (0.93%) Carpe Diem
4 3 (0.93%) Elite 3E
4 3 (0.93%) Sage CRM
5 2 (0.62%) Relativity
6 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 81 (25.23%) Office 365
2 75 (23.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (10.28%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (4.98%) Dynamics 365
5 14 (4.36%) Azure Active Directory
6 13 (4.05%) SaaS
7 11 (3.43%) IaaS
8 6 (1.87%) Mimecast
9 5 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.31%) G Suite
10 1 (0.31%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.31%) PaaS
10 1 (0.31%) Route 53
10 1 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 63 (19.63%) SAN
2 55 (17.13%) DNS
3 46 (14.33%) DHCP
4 36 (11.21%) Firewall
5 33 (10.28%) VPN
6 31 (9.66%) VoIP
6 31 (9.66%) WAN
7 28 (8.72%) TCP/IP
8 26 (8.10%) LAN
9 24 (7.48%) Internet
10 18 (5.61%) Remote Desktop
11 16 (4.98%) iSCSI
12 12 (3.74%) MPLS
13 11 (3.43%) IPsec
13 11 (3.43%) Network Security
14 10 (3.12%) Cisco ASA
15 9 (2.80%) Intranet
15 9 (2.80%) VLAN
16 8 (2.49%) Asterisk PBX
16 8 (2.49%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (23.36%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (4.05%) Relational Database
4 12 (3.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (1.87%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (0.93%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (0.93%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.93%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.62%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.62%) MySQL
10 1 (0.31%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.31%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (3.43%) Jenkins
1 11 (3.43%) JIRA
1 11 (3.43%) Visual Studio
2 8 (2.49%) Redmine
2 8 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (2.49%) Trac
3 6 (1.87%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.56%) Selenium
5 4 (1.25%) Cucumber
6 3 (0.93%) Ant
7 1 (0.31%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.31%) WebDriver
General
1 35 (10.90%) Finance
2 29 (9.03%) Retail
3 17 (5.30%) Legal
4 16 (4.98%) Marketing
4 16 (4.98%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.12%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.87%) Law
7 5 (1.56%) Advertising
7 5 (1.56%) Back Office
8 4 (1.25%) Electronics
9 2 (0.62%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.31%) Billing
10 1 (0.31%) Military
Job Titles
1 55 (17.13%) Analyst
1 55 (17.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 54 (16.82%) Support Engineer
3 27 (8.41%) Support Analyst
4 23 (7.17%) 3rd Line Support
4 23 (7.17%) Administrator
4 23 (7.17%) Applications Support
5 22 (6.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 21 (6.54%) 2nd Line Support
7 20 (6.23%) Network Engineer
8 17 (5.30%) Infrastructure Support
9 16 (4.98%) Consultant
10 15 (4.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 15 (4.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 15 (4.67%) IT Engineer
10 15 (4.67%) IT Support
11 14 (4.36%) Applications Engineer
11 14 (4.36%) Service Analyst
12 13 (4.05%) IT Manager
12 13 (4.05%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.61%) .NET
2 15 (4.67%) HTML
3 12 (3.74%) Middleware
4 10 (3.12%) XML
5 9 (2.80%) Elastic Stack
5 9 (2.80%) Lucene
6 6 (1.87%) ASP.NET
7 5 (1.56%) .NET Framework
8 3 (0.93%) ODBC
9 2 (0.62%) EDI
9 2 (0.62%) J2EE
9 2 (0.62%) MSMQ
9 2 (0.62%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (0.31%) CSS
10 1 (0.31%) Web Services
10 1 (0.31%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.85%) Data Centre
2 21 (6.54%) Management Information System
3 18 (5.61%) Public Cloud
4 17 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (4.67%) Driving Licence
6 14 (4.36%) NHS
7 12 (3.74%) Client/Server
7 12 (3.74%) Replication
8 8 (2.49%) Clustering
8 8 (2.49%) EMC VNX
9 6 (1.87%) EPoS
10 5 (1.56%) CCTV
10 5 (1.56%) Handset
11 4 (1.25%) Computer Science
11 4 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.25%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (1.25%) Robotics
11 4 (1.25%) Self-Motivation
12 3 (0.93%) Private Cloud
12 3 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 313 (97.51%) Windows
2 102 (31.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 90 (28.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 57 (17.76%) Linux
5 48 (14.95%) Windows 10
6 38 (11.84%) Windows 7
7 18 (5.61%) Windows 8
7 18 (5.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (4.98%) Windows XP
9 11 (3.43%) Ubuntu
10 8 (2.49%) CentOS
11 7 (2.18%) Android
12 6 (1.87%) Apple iOS
12 6 (1.87%) HPUX
12 6 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (1.56%) Mac OS X
13 5 (1.56%) Windows Phone
14 3 (0.93%) AIX
14 3 (0.93%) Unix
15 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (23.68%) ITIL
2 63 (19.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 40 (12.46%) Migration
4 36 (11.21%) Disaster Recovery
4 36 (11.21%) Problem-Solving
5 26 (8.10%) Change Control
6 23 (7.17%) Mentoring
7 21 (6.54%) Antivirus Management
8 20 (6.23%) Capacity Planning
9 18 (5.61%) Risk Management
10 16 (4.98%) Business Continuity
10 16 (4.98%) DevOps
10 16 (4.98%) ERP
10 16 (4.98%) Service Delivery
10 16 (4.98%) Service Management
11 14 (4.36%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (4.36%) Coaching
11 14 (4.36%) Deployment Automation
11 14 (4.36%) E-Commerce
11 14 (4.36%) Proactive Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (30.22%) SQL
2 62 (19.31%) PowerShell
3 28 (8.72%) T-SQL
4 16 (4.98%) C#
5 12 (3.74%) C
6 11 (3.43%) Bash Shell
6 11 (3.43%) Python
7 10 (3.12%) Ruby
8 8 (2.49%) PHP
9 6 (1.87%) VBA
10 4 (1.25%) Java
10 4 (1.25%) JavaScript
11 3 (0.93%) JCL
11 3 (0.93%) VB
11 3 (0.93%) VBScript
12 1 (0.31%) Delphi
12 1 (0.31%) Perl
Qualifications
1 36 (11.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (8.41%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (8.41%) Degree
3 24 (7.48%) MCSA
4 22 (6.85%) CCNA
5 21 (6.54%) MCSE
6 13 (4.05%) Security Cleared
6 13 (4.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 12 (3.74%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.87%) VCP5
9 4 (1.25%) MCITP
10 3 (0.93%) CCNP
11 2 (0.62%) MCP
11 2 (0.62%) VCP6
12 1 (0.31%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.31%) MCDST
12 1 (0.31%) Numerate Degree
12 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (11.53%) SLA
2 8 (2.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (0.93%) PMO
5 1 (0.31%) GDPR
System Software
1 199 (61.99%) Active Directory
2 75 (23.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (8.41%) VMware ESXi
4 26 (8.10%) Hyper-V
5 23 (7.17%) Docker
6 15 (4.67%) XenApp
7 14 (4.36%) Terminal Services
8 11 (3.43%) Virtual Servers
9 10 (3.12%) vSphere
10 8 (2.49%) pfSense
11 7 (2.18%) XenDesktop
12 6 (1.87%) Firmware
13 5 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
13 5 (1.56%) XenServer
14 4 (1.25%) Virtual Desktop
15 1 (0.31%) BitLocker
15 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 48 (14.95%) SCCM
2 19 (5.92%) SCOM
3 15 (4.67%) vCenter Server
4 12 (3.74%) WSUS
5 8 (2.49%) Puppet
5 8 (2.49%) vRealize
5 8 (2.49%) ZABBIX
6 7 (2.18%) AirWatch
6 7 (2.18%) MaaS360
7 6 (1.87%) SCOrch
7 6 (1.87%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (1.25%) SCDPM
8 4 (1.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.93%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.93%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.93%) PaperCut
9 3 (0.93%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.62%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 209 (65.11%) Microsoft
2 118 (36.76%) VMware
3 67 (20.87%) Cisco
4 41 (12.77%) Citrix
5 25 (7.79%) HP
6 18 (5.61%) Veeam
7 15 (4.67%) EMC
8 13 (4.05%) Symantec
9 10 (3.12%) Blue Prism
9 10 (3.12%) NetApp
9 10 (3.12%) UiPath
10 8 (2.49%) Remedy
10 8 (2.49%) Sophos
10 8 (2.49%) Splunk
11 7 (2.18%) Apple
11 7 (2.18%) Kaspersky
12 6 (1.87%) Dell
12 6 (1.87%) Sage
13 5 (1.56%) F5
13 5 (1.56%) ServiceNow