Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 41 35
Rank change year-on-year -9 -6 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 499 646 763
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.15% 6.04% 6.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.24% 28.99% 27.68%
Number of salaries quoted 455 595 690
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.71% -2.78% +10.77%
10th Percentile £21,963 £21,000 £21,950
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,832 2,228 2,757
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 18.92% 20.83% 22.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,576 1,884 2,270
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in Yorkshire

Windows Server
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Windows Server in Yorkshire

Windows Server
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Yorkshire

Windows Server
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 June 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
West Yorkshire -16 334 £37,500 - 42
North Yorkshire +18 85 £40,000 +23.08% 9
South Yorkshire +9 63 £29,344 -9.71% 12
East Yorkshire +8 15 £36,176 +39.14% 4
Windows Server
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 495 (99.20%) Windows
2 347 (69.54%) Active Directory
3 308 (61.72%) Microsoft
4 247 (49.50%) VMware
5 177 (35.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 174 (34.87%) VMware Infrastructure
7 153 (30.66%) Windows Server 2008
8 143 (28.66%) Office 365
9 139 (27.86%) ITIL
10 121 (24.25%) Microsoft Azure
11 115 (23.05%) DNS
12 114 (22.85%) MS Exchange
13 110 (22.04%) SCCM
14 101 (20.24%) DHCP
14 101 (20.24%) Cisco
14 101 (20.24%) SAN
15 95 (19.04%) SQL Server
16 91 (18.24%) SQL
17 90 (18.04%) Microsoft Office
17 90 (18.04%) Windows 7
18 84 (16.83%) Linux
19 82 (16.43%) PowerShell
20 79 (15.83%) Citrix
21 77 (15.43%) Firewall
22 76 (15.23%) Hyper-V
23 75 (15.03%) Microsoft Certification
24 71 (14.23%) TCP/IP
25 65 (13.03%) LAN
26 64 (12.83%) VMware ESXi
27 62 (12.42%) WAN

Windows Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 114 (22.85%) MS Exchange
2 58 (11.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 54 (10.82%) IIS
4 46 (9.22%) SharePoint
5 40 (8.02%) Exchange Server 2010
6 33 (6.61%) Exchange Server 2007
7 32 (6.41%) Skype for Business
8 7 (1.40%) Apache
8 7 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (1.20%) Tomcat
10 5 (1.00%) IBM Domino
10 5 (1.00%) IBM Notes
11 4 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.60%) Confluence
12 3 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.40%) CMS
13 2 (0.40%) JBoss
13 2 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.40%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.40%) WebSphere
Applications
1 90 (18.04%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.00%) Veritas eDiscovery
2 3 (0.60%) Carpe Diem
2 3 (0.60%) Elite 3E
3 2 (0.40%) Relativity
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.20%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.20%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 143 (28.66%) Office 365
2 121 (24.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (9.82%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (4.21%) Cloud Computing
5 19 (3.81%) Azure Active Directory
6 8 (1.60%) SaaS
7 6 (1.20%) IaaS
7 6 (1.20%) Mimecast
8 5 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (1.00%) OneDrive
8 5 (1.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.40%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.40%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.40%) G Suite
9 2 (0.40%) Serverless
10 1 (0.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 115 (23.05%) DNS
2 101 (20.24%) DHCP
2 101 (20.24%) SAN
3 77 (15.43%) Firewall
4 71 (14.23%) TCP/IP
5 65 (13.03%) LAN
6 62 (12.42%) WAN
7 42 (8.42%) VPN
8 27 (5.41%) Remote Desktop
9 26 (5.21%) Internet
10 22 (4.41%) VoIP
11 18 (3.61%) NAS
12 15 (3.01%) Network Security
13 13 (2.61%) Wi-Fi
14 12 (2.40%) MPLS
14 12 (2.40%) Skype
14 12 (2.40%) SMTP
15 9 (1.80%) HTTP
16 8 (1.60%) VLAN
16 8 (1.60%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (19.04%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (3.01%) Amazon RDS
4 9 (1.80%) Oracle Database
5 6 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (1.20%) MySQL
6 5 (1.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (0.80%) RavenDB
7 4 (0.80%) Redis
7 4 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (0.80%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.60%) Power BI
8 3 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.40%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.20%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.20%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.20%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 29 (5.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (1.80%) Git (software)
2 9 (1.80%) Selenium
3 8 (1.60%) TeamCity
4 6 (1.20%) JIRA
5 5 (1.00%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.00%) JMeter
5 5 (1.00%) WebDriver
6 4 (0.80%) Cucumber
6 4 (0.80%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (0.60%) Subversion
8 2 (0.40%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.40%) GitLab
8 2 (0.40%) SonarQube
8 2 (0.40%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 60 (12.02%) Finance
2 39 (7.82%) Marketing
3 25 (5.01%) Retail
4 20 (4.01%) Telecoms
5 16 (3.21%) Manufacturing
6 9 (1.80%) Law
7 6 (1.20%) Legal
8 4 (0.80%) Electronics
9 3 (0.60%) Billing
9 3 (0.60%) Military
10 2 (0.40%) Advertising
11 1 (0.20%) Automotive
11 1 (0.20%) Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Local Government
11 1 (0.20%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 115 (23.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 101 (20.24%) Support Engineer
3 66 (13.23%) Analyst
4 61 (12.22%) IT Support
5 49 (9.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 42 (8.42%) Infrastructure Support
7 40 (8.02%) 3rd Line Support
8 38 (7.62%) Team Leader
8 38 (7.62%) Windows Engineer
9 37 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 36 (7.21%) Infrastructure Team Leader
11 34 (6.81%) IT Engineer
11 34 (6.81%) Support Analyst
12 32 (6.41%) 2nd Line Support
13 31 (6.21%) Server Support
14 30 (6.01%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
15 26 (5.21%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
15 26 (5.21%) IT Support Engineer
16 25 (5.01%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
17 22 (4.41%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (4.61%) .NET
2 11 (2.20%) Web Services
3 8 (1.60%) XML
4 7 (1.40%) HTML
5 6 (1.20%) SAML
6 3 (0.60%) ODBC
7 2 (0.40%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.40%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.40%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (0.40%) HTML5
7 2 (0.40%) jQuery
7 2 (0.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.20%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.20%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (0.20%) Entity Framework
8 1 (0.20%) LDAP
8 1 (0.20%) Lucene
8 1 (0.20%) TAPI
Miscellaneous
1 53 (10.62%) Data Centre
2 23 (4.61%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (3.41%) Management Information System
4 15 (3.01%) Clustering
5 14 (2.81%) Replication
6 12 (2.40%) Public Cloud
7 11 (2.20%) Driving Licence
7 11 (2.20%) PKI
8 7 (1.40%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.20%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.20%) HP Storage
9 6 (1.20%) Learning Management System
9 6 (1.20%) Self-Motivation
10 5 (1.00%) EMC VNX
10 5 (1.00%) Private Cloud
11 4 (0.80%) iPhone
12 3 (0.60%) Fat Client
12 3 (0.60%) Handset
12 3 (0.60%) NHS
12 3 (0.60%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 495 (99.20%) Windows
2 177 (35.47%) Windows Server 2012
3 153 (30.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 90 (18.04%) Windows 7
5 84 (16.83%) Linux
6 61 (12.22%) Windows 10
7 55 (11.02%) Windows Server 2003
8 27 (5.41%) Windows 8
9 12 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (2.40%) Unix
10 8 (1.60%) Windows XP
11 7 (1.40%) Windows 2000 Server
12 5 (1.00%) Android
13 3 (0.60%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.60%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.60%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.40%) CentOS
14 2 (0.40%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.40%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.20%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (27.86%) ITIL
2 53 (10.62%) Disaster Recovery
3 43 (8.62%) Coaching
4 41 (8.22%) Problem-Solving
5 39 (7.82%) Mentoring
6 37 (7.41%) DevOps
7 30 (6.01%) Performance Management
8 29 (5.81%) Patch Management
9 27 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (5.41%) Project Management
10 24 (4.81%) Migration
11 20 (4.01%) Configuration Management
11 20 (4.01%) Information Security
12 19 (3.81%) High Availability
13 17 (3.41%) Release Management
14 16 (3.21%) Decision-Making
14 16 (3.21%) Service Delivery
15 15 (3.01%) Test Automation
16 14 (2.81%) Process Improvement
17 13 (2.61%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 91 (18.24%) SQL
2 82 (16.43%) PowerShell
3 27 (5.41%) T-SQL
4 15 (3.01%) C#
5 12 (2.40%) JavaScript
6 9 (1.80%) Bash Shell
6 9 (1.80%) Java
7 5 (1.00%) Python
7 5 (1.00%) VB
8 4 (0.80%) Perl
8 4 (0.80%) Ruby
8 4 (0.80%) VBA
9 2 (0.40%) C
9 2 (0.40%) VB6
10 1 (0.20%) C++
10 1 (0.20%) PHP
10 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 75 (15.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 54 (10.82%) MCSE
3 41 (8.22%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (5.41%) Degree
5 24 (4.81%) MCSA
6 19 (3.81%) CCNA
7 12 (2.40%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (2.20%) SC Cleared
8 11 (2.20%) Security Cleared
9 9 (1.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
11 5 (1.00%) MCP
12 4 (0.80%) A+ Certification
12 4 (0.80%) BC Cleared
12 4 (0.80%) ISEB
12 4 (0.80%) MCITP
13 2 (0.40%) APMP
13 2 (0.40%) AWS Certification
13 2 (0.40%) CCENT
13 2 (0.40%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (10.82%) SLA
2 16 (3.21%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.40%) QA
4 6 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.80%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.40%) GDPR
7 1 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.20%) IASME
7 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 347 (69.54%) Active Directory
2 174 (34.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (15.23%) Hyper-V
4 64 (12.83%) VMware ESXi
5 58 (11.62%) vSphere
6 48 (9.62%) XenApp
7 36 (7.21%) XenDesktop
8 17 (3.41%) Firmware
9 16 (3.21%) XenServer
10 15 (3.01%) Virtual Machines
11 14 (2.81%) Virtual Servers
12 12 (2.40%) Terminal Services
13 10 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
14 6 (1.20%) Docker
15 4 (0.80%) VMware Server
16 3 (0.60%) Virtual Desktop
17 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 110 (22.04%) SCCM
2 54 (10.82%) SCOM
3 50 (10.02%) vCenter Server
4 31 (6.21%) WSUS
5 20 (4.01%) Backup Exec
6 15 (3.01%) Microsoft Clustering
7 14 (2.81%) Single Sign-On
8 12 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
9 11 (2.20%) Ansible
9 11 (2.20%) NetBackup
9 11 (2.20%) Puppet
9 11 (2.20%) SCDPM
10 10 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
11 9 (1.80%) FortiGate
12 7 (1.40%) AirWatch
12 7 (1.40%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 7 (1.40%) Microsoft Intune
12 7 (1.40%) Nagios
12 7 (1.40%) ServiceCenter
12 7 (1.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 308 (61.72%) Microsoft
2 247 (49.50%) VMware
3 101 (20.24%) Cisco
4 79 (15.83%) Citrix
5 47 (9.42%) HP
6 32 (6.41%) Veeam
7 30 (6.01%) NetApp
8 22 (4.41%) Symantec
9 20 (4.01%) Google
10 18 (3.61%) Apple
11 16 (3.21%) Hitachi
12 15 (3.01%) Dell
13 13 (2.61%) Meraki
13 13 (2.61%) Oracle
13 13 (2.61%) Palo Alto
14 12 (2.40%) CommVault
14 12 (2.40%) Red Hat
15 11 (2.20%) Capita
16 10 (2.00%) EMC
17 9 (1.80%) MobileIron