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

Microsoft Windows Server
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 30 30
Rank change year-on-year -9 0 +20
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 295 436 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 5.73% 6.40% 7.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.86% 31.53% 36.22%
Number of salaries quoted 266 394 485
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -5.56% +2.13%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,325 £21,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £50,625 £47,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -2.99% -4.29%

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 1,059 1,383 1,488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 20.58% 20.31% 19.89%
Number of salaries quoted 916 1,208 1,269
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 £22,675 £22,200
90th Percentile £58,125 £60,000 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,047
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.00% -7.77%

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 18 December 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 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
Leeds -16 168 £37,500 +15.38% 26
Bradford +4 56 £32,500 -13.91% 6
Wakefield -5 34 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Huddersfield -2 13 £30,000 +20.00%
Halifax -2 3 £37,500 +15.38%
Wetherby - 2 £27,500 -
Calderdale - 2 £37,500 -
Ilkley - 1 £32,500 - 1
Windows Server
Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 289 (97.97%) Windows
2 197 (66.78%) Microsoft
3 172 (58.31%) Active Directory
4 119 (40.34%) VMware
5 100 (33.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 90 (30.51%) SQL
7 84 (28.47%) MS Exchange
8 79 (26.78%) VMware Infrastructure
9 77 (26.10%) ITIL
10 76 (25.76%) Windows Server 2008
11 68 (23.05%) SQL Server
11 68 (23.05%) DNS
12 67 (22.71%) Office 365
13 64 (21.69%) Microsoft Office
14 63 (21.36%) Windows 10
15 62 (21.02%) PowerShell
15 62 (21.02%) Microsoft Azure
16 61 (20.68%) SAN
17 52 (17.63%) Cisco
17 52 (17.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 49 (16.61%) DHCP
19 47 (15.93%) WAN
19 47 (15.93%) SharePoint
19 47 (15.93%) SCCM
20 45 (15.25%) Linux
20 45 (15.25%) Problem-Solving
21 44 (14.92%) Finance
22 42 (14.24%) LAN
22 42 (14.24%) VPN
23 41 (13.90%) 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 84 (28.47%) MS Exchange
2 47 (15.93%) SharePoint
3 37 (12.54%) IIS
4 28 (9.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 21 (7.12%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (4.07%) Elasticsearch
7 10 (3.39%) Skype for Business
8 8 (2.71%) Apache Solr
9 6 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.68%) Apache
10 2 (0.68%) Confluence
10 2 (0.68%) IBM Domino
10 2 (0.68%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.68%) JBoss
10 2 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.68%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.34%) Kentico
Applications
1 64 (21.69%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.37%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (3.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.36%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (1.02%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 67 (22.71%) Office 365
2 62 (21.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (10.85%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (5.08%) Dynamics 365
5 13 (4.41%) SaaS
6 11 (3.73%) Azure Active Directory
7 8 (2.71%) IaaS
8 2 (0.68%) PaaS
9 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.34%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.34%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.34%) Route 53
9 1 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 68 (23.05%) DNS
2 61 (20.68%) SAN
3 49 (16.61%) DHCP
4 47 (15.93%) WAN
5 42 (14.24%) LAN
5 42 (14.24%) VPN
6 40 (13.56%) Firewall
7 33 (11.19%) VoIP
8 24 (8.14%) Wi-Fi
9 22 (7.46%) Internet
10 21 (7.12%) TCP/IP
11 14 (4.75%) MPLS
12 13 (4.41%) Network Security
12 13 (4.41%) Remote Desktop
13 12 (4.07%) iSCSI
13 12 (4.07%) NAS
14 10 (3.39%) IPsec
15 9 (3.05%) Cisco ASA
15 9 (3.05%) Wireless
16 8 (2.71%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (23.05%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.42%) Relational Database
2 16 (5.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (3.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.36%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (1.36%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.36%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.68%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (0.68%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.68%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.68%) MySQL
9 1 (0.34%) DB2
9 1 (0.34%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (4.07%) Visual Studio
2 10 (3.39%) Jenkins
2 10 (3.39%) JIRA
3 8 (2.71%) Redmine
3 8 (2.71%) Trac
4 4 (1.36%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.02%) Ant
General
1 44 (14.92%) Finance
2 21 (7.12%) Retail
3 18 (6.10%) Telecoms
4 16 (5.42%) Legal
5 13 (4.41%) Marketing
6 7 (2.37%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.69%) Advertising
7 5 (1.69%) Back Office
8 4 (1.36%) Electronics
9 3 (1.02%) Law
10 1 (0.34%) Billing
10 1 (0.34%) Military
10 1 (0.34%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 50 (16.95%) Analyst
2 47 (15.93%) Support Engineer
3 46 (15.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 29 (9.83%) Support Analyst
5 28 (9.49%) Administrator
6 24 (8.14%) 3rd Line Support
7 22 (7.46%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 21 (7.12%) Applications Support
9 20 (6.78%) 2nd Line Support
10 18 (6.10%) IT Support
10 18 (6.10%) Systems Administrator
11 17 (5.76%) Consultant
12 16 (5.42%) Infrastructure Support
12 16 (5.42%) IT Engineer
12 16 (5.42%) IT Manager
12 16 (5.42%) Network Engineer
13 15 (5.08%) 1st/2nd Line Support
14 14 (4.75%) Team Leader
15 13 (4.41%) IT Support Engineer
15 13 (4.41%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.07%) .NET
1 12 (4.07%) Middleware
2 11 (3.73%) HTML
3 8 (2.71%) Elastic Stack
3 8 (2.71%) Lucene
4 7 (2.37%) .NET Framework
4 7 (2.37%) ASP.NET
5 5 (1.69%) XML
6 3 (1.02%) EDI
7 2 (0.68%) J2EE
7 2 (0.68%) MSMQ
7 2 (0.68%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.34%) CSS
8 1 (0.34%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.81%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (7.46%) Management Information System
3 19 (6.44%) Driving Licence
4 16 (5.42%) Data Centre
5 14 (4.75%) NHS
6 12 (4.07%) Client/Server
6 12 (4.07%) Public Cloud
7 7 (2.37%) Clustering
7 7 (2.37%) Replication
8 6 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.69%) CCTV
9 5 (1.69%) EPoS
10 4 (1.36%) EMC VNX
10 4 (1.36%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (1.36%) Handset
10 4 (1.36%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.36%) Robotics
11 3 (1.02%) PKI
11 3 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.68%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 289 (97.97%) Windows
2 100 (33.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 76 (25.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 63 (21.36%) Windows 10
5 45 (15.25%) Linux
6 39 (13.22%) Windows 7
7 22 (7.46%) Windows 8
8 14 (4.75%) Windows XP
9 11 (3.73%) Ubuntu
9 11 (3.73%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (2.71%) CentOS
11 5 (1.69%) Android
11 5 (1.69%) Apple iOS
11 5 (1.69%) HPUX
11 5 (1.69%) Mac OS X
12 4 (1.36%) AIX
12 4 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (1.36%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.68%) Unix
14 1 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (26.10%) ITIL
2 52 (17.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 45 (15.25%) Problem-Solving
4 28 (9.49%) Change Control
5 27 (9.15%) Disaster Recovery
5 27 (9.15%) Migration
5 27 (9.15%) Service Management
6 25 (8.47%) Service Delivery
7 23 (7.80%) Mentoring
8 20 (6.78%) ITSM
9 19 (6.44%) Change Management
10 18 (6.10%) Antivirus Management
10 18 (6.10%) Risk Management
11 16 (5.42%) Capacity Planning
12 15 (5.08%) ERP
13 14 (4.75%) Business Continuity
13 14 (4.75%) Incident Management
13 14 (4.75%) Information Security
14 13 (4.41%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (4.41%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (30.51%) SQL
2 62 (21.02%) PowerShell
3 17 (5.76%) T-SQL
4 12 (4.07%) C
5 10 (3.39%) Bash Shell
5 10 (3.39%) C#
5 10 (3.39%) Python
5 10 (3.39%) Ruby
6 8 (2.71%) PHP
7 4 (1.36%) VBA
8 3 (1.02%) JCL
8 3 (1.02%) VBScript
9 2 (0.68%) Java
10 1 (0.34%) Delphi
10 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.34%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (10.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (9.15%) Degree
3 22 (7.46%) MCSA
4 19 (6.44%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (6.10%) CCNA
6 16 (5.42%) Security Cleared
7 15 (5.08%) MCSE
8 10 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (3.05%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (1.69%) VCP5
11 4 (1.36%) CCNP
11 4 (1.36%) MCITP
11 4 (1.36%) SC Cleared
12 2 (0.68%) VCP6
13 1 (0.34%) CCSA
13 1 (0.34%) DBS Check
13 1 (0.34%) MCDST
13 1 (0.34%) MCP
13 1 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
13 1 (0.34%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (13.90%) SLA
2 9 (3.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (1.02%) PMO
5 1 (0.34%) GDPR
System Software
1 172 (58.31%) Active Directory
2 79 (26.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (13.90%) Hyper-V
4 35 (11.86%) VMware ESXi
5 20 (6.78%) Docker
6 11 (3.73%) Terminal Services
7 8 (2.71%) pfSense
7 8 (2.71%) Virtual Servers
8 6 (2.03%) vSphere
9 5 (1.69%) XenApp
10 3 (1.02%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.68%) BitLocker
11 2 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.34%) Xen
12 1 (0.34%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 47 (15.93%) SCCM
2 15 (5.08%) vCenter Server
3 14 (4.75%) WSUS
4 13 (4.41%) SCOM
5 8 (2.71%) ZABBIX
6 6 (2.03%) DameWare
6 6 (2.03%) MaaS360
6 6 (2.03%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (2.03%) Puppet
7 5 (1.69%) AirWatch
7 5 (1.69%) Backup Exec
8 4 (1.36%) SCOrch
8 4 (1.36%) ServiceCenter
8 4 (1.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (1.36%) vRealize
9 3 (1.02%) PaperCut
9 3 (1.02%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.68%) Ansible
10 2 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.68%) Salt
Vendors
1 197 (66.78%) Microsoft
2 119 (40.34%) VMware
3 52 (17.63%) Cisco
4 32 (10.85%) Citrix
5 20 (6.78%) HP
6 18 (6.10%) Veeam
7 13 (4.41%) SonicWALL
8 12 (4.07%) NetApp
9 10 (3.39%) Blue Prism
9 10 (3.39%) Symantec
9 10 (3.39%) UiPath
10 9 (3.05%) EMC
11 8 (2.71%) Apple
11 8 (2.71%) Splunk
12 7 (2.37%) Remedy
12 7 (2.37%) Sophos
13 6 (2.03%) Bomgar
13 6 (2.03%) F5
13 6 (2.03%) Kaspersky
13 6 (2.03%) Sage