Period
to 7 December 2019

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 7 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 38 36
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 388 478 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.98% 5.93% 5.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.46% 27.42% 27.11%
Number of salaries quoted 325 435 521
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -4.41%
10th Percentile £24,050 £24,000 £19,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £48,750
England median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.50% - +6.67%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,317 1,743 2,099
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 20.29% 21.63% 21.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1,058 1,432 1,787
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £23,197 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,600 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

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 7 December 2019.

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 7 December 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
West Yorkshire 0 247 £37,500 +7.14% 74
North Yorkshire -5 78 £37,500 - 18
South Yorkshire -7 46 £32,500 -4.76% 24
East Yorkshire +15 14 £27,500 +7.84%
Windows Server
England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 388 (100.00%) Windows
2 254 (65.46%) Microsoft
3 247 (63.66%) Active Directory
4 206 (53.09%) VMware
5 156 (40.21%) Office 365
6 143 (36.86%) Azure
7 138 (35.57%) VMware Infrastructure
8 109 (28.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 107 (27.58%) ITIL
10 105 (27.06%) Windows Server 2012
11 101 (26.03%) Firewall
12 98 (25.26%) Windows Server 2008
13 84 (21.65%) Hyper-V
14 83 (21.39%) Microsoft Office
15 76 (19.59%) SQL Server
16 75 (19.33%) Cisco
17 72 (18.56%) SQL
18 71 (18.30%) Windows 10
19 70 (18.04%) MS Exchange
20 69 (17.78%) WAN
20 69 (17.78%) DNS
20 69 (17.78%) PowerShell
21 66 (17.01%) Linux
22 64 (16.49%) DHCP
23 63 (16.24%) VPN
23 63 (16.24%) LAN
24 61 (15.72%) Citrix
25 52 (13.40%) Microsoft Certification
26 51 (13.14%) SAN
26 51 (13.14%) SCCM

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 70 (18.04%) MS Exchange
2 45 (11.60%) Skype for Business
3 43 (11.08%) IIS
4 41 (10.57%) SharePoint
5 24 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2013
6 23 (5.93%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (2.32%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.77%) IBM Domino
8 3 (0.77%) IBM Notes
8 3 (0.77%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.52%) Apache
9 2 (0.52%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.52%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.26%) Confluence
10 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 1 (0.26%) OpenEdge
10 1 (0.26%) SAS
Applications
1 83 (21.39%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (2.58%) MS Visio
3 8 (2.06%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (1.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.55%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.26%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.26%) Q-Pulse
3 1 (0.26%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 156 (40.21%) Office 365
2 143 (36.86%) Azure
3 49 (12.63%) AWS
4 23 (5.93%) Azure Active Directory
5 18 (4.64%) IaaS
6 17 (4.38%) SaaS
7 13 (3.35%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (3.09%) PaaS
9 5 (1.29%) Mimecast
10 4 (1.03%) Amazon ECS
11 3 (0.77%) Amazon Cognito
11 3 (0.77%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (0.77%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.77%) AWS CodeCommit
11 3 (0.77%) AWS CodeDeploy
11 3 (0.77%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (0.77%) G Suite
11 3 (0.77%) Route 53
11 3 (0.77%) Serverless
11 3 (0.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 101 (26.03%) Firewall
2 69 (17.78%) DNS
2 69 (17.78%) WAN
3 64 (16.49%) DHCP
4 63 (16.24%) LAN
4 63 (16.24%) VPN
5 51 (13.14%) SAN
6 38 (9.79%) Wireless
7 35 (9.02%) TCP/IP
8 33 (8.51%) Skype
9 25 (6.44%) Remote Desktop
9 25 (6.44%) VLAN
10 24 (6.19%) VoIP
11 22 (5.67%) Wi-Fi
12 19 (4.90%) MPLS
13 18 (4.64%) Internet
14 12 (3.09%) VSAN
15 11 (2.84%) ISDN
16 9 (2.32%) Fibre Channel
16 9 (2.32%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (19.59%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.61%) Amazon RDS
3 9 (2.32%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (1.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 4 (1.03%) MySQL
4 4 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.77%) Data Lake
5 3 (0.77%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.52%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (0.52%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.52%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.52%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.52%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.26%) DB2
7 1 (0.26%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (4.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (2.32%) LINQPad
2 9 (2.32%) Postman
3 6 (1.55%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.55%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.55%) JIRA
4 4 (1.03%) Selenium
4 4 (1.03%) WebDriver
5 3 (0.77%) Maven
5 3 (0.77%) SonarQube
6 2 (0.52%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.52%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.52%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (0.52%) WinDbg
7 1 (0.26%) GitLab
7 1 (0.26%) MSI
7 1 (0.26%) Robot Framework
7 1 (0.26%) WiX
General
1 37 (9.54%) Finance
2 24 (6.19%) Retail
3 23 (5.93%) Telecoms
4 20 (5.15%) Manufacturing
5 12 (3.09%) Marketing
6 10 (2.58%) Public Sector
7 4 (1.03%) Legal
8 3 (0.77%) Advertising
8 3 (0.77%) Back Office
8 3 (0.77%) Electronics
8 3 (0.77%) Law
9 1 (0.26%) Billing
9 1 (0.26%) Games
9 1 (0.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 87 (22.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 56 (14.43%) Analyst
3 50 (12.89%) IT Support
4 47 (12.11%) Support Engineer
5 40 (10.31%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 38 (9.79%) IT Engineer
7 25 (6.44%) Support Analyst
8 23 (5.93%) 3rd Line Support
9 20 (5.15%) 2nd Line Support
9 20 (5.15%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 19 (4.90%) Architect
10 19 (4.90%) Server Engineer
11 18 (4.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 17 (4.38%) Microsoft Engineer
12 17 (4.38%) Windows Engineer
13 16 (4.12%) IT Support Engineer
14 15 (3.87%) Support Technician
14 15 (3.87%) Technical Support
15 14 (3.61%) IT Analyst
15 14 (3.61%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.58%) Web Services
2 8 (2.06%) .NET
3 7 (1.80%) HTML
4 6 (1.55%) YAML
5 5 (1.29%) JSON
5 5 (1.29%) REST
6 3 (0.77%) Node.js
6 3 (0.77%) SOAP
6 3 (0.77%) XML
7 2 (0.52%) COM
7 2 (0.52%) JSP
7 2 (0.52%) SailPoint
7 2 (0.52%) Servlets
7 2 (0.52%) SPML
8 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.26%) CSS3
8 1 (0.26%) HTML5
8 1 (0.26%) RESTful
8 1 (0.26%) Spring Boot
8 1 (0.26%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (5.93%) Self-Motivation
2 22 (5.67%) Data Centre
3 17 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.09%) Video Conferencing
5 11 (2.84%) Clustering
5 11 (2.84%) Driving Licence
6 9 (2.32%) e-Learning
6 9 (2.32%) Private Cloud
6 9 (2.32%) Public Cloud
7 8 (2.06%) Replication
8 7 (1.80%) CMDB
8 7 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.80%) IVR
9 5 (1.29%) Virtual Team
10 4 (1.03%) Fat Client
10 4 (1.03%) iPad
10 4 (1.03%) iPhone
10 4 (1.03%) Thin Client
11 3 (0.77%) Handset
11 3 (0.77%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 388 (100.00%) Windows
2 105 (27.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 98 (25.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 71 (18.30%) Windows 10
5 66 (17.01%) Linux
6 41 (10.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 33 (8.51%) Windows 7
8 29 (7.47%) Windows 8
9 11 (2.84%) Apple iOS
10 10 (2.58%) Unix
11 8 (2.06%) Mac OS
12 6 (1.55%) Mac OS X
13 5 (1.29%) CentOS
14 4 (1.03%) Android
14 4 (1.03%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.77%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.52%) Windows 2000 Server
17 1 (0.26%) AIX
17 1 (0.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (28.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 107 (27.58%) ITIL
3 41 (10.57%) Change Management
4 31 (7.99%) Project Delivery
5 30 (7.73%) DevOps
6 25 (6.44%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (6.44%) Service Delivery
7 22 (5.67%) Migration
7 22 (5.67%) Problem-Solving
8 21 (5.41%) Configuration Management
9 20 (5.15%) Patch Management
10 19 (4.90%) Antivirus Management
11 18 (4.64%) Continuous Improvement
12 17 (4.38%) Process Improvement
12 17 (4.38%) Virtual Infrastructure
13 15 (3.87%) Disaster Recovery
13 15 (3.87%) High Availability
13 15 (3.87%) Mentoring
14 14 (3.61%) Server Management
14 14 (3.61%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (18.56%) SQL
2 69 (17.78%) PowerShell
3 10 (2.58%) Java
4 8 (2.06%) C#
5 6 (1.55%) Bash Shell
5 6 (1.55%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.77%) Perl
6 3 (0.77%) Python
7 2 (0.52%) BeanShell
7 2 (0.52%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.52%) VBA
7 2 (0.52%) VBScript
8 1 (0.26%) Java 8
8 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (13.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (8.76%) MCSE
3 28 (7.22%) MCSA
4 27 (6.96%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (6.19%) CCNA
6 13 (3.35%) CCNP
7 10 (2.58%) Degree
7 10 (2.58%) SC Cleared
7 10 (2.58%) Security Cleared
8 8 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (2.06%) MCP
8 8 (2.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (1.80%) Avaya Certification
9 7 (1.80%) MCITP
10 5 (1.29%) ISEB
11 4 (1.03%) PMI Certification
11 4 (1.03%) PMP
11 4 (1.03%) TOGAF Certification
12 3 (0.77%) Computer Science Degree
12 3 (0.77%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.47%) SLA
2 13 (3.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (2.32%) QA
4 8 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 6 (1.55%) Actionable Recommendations
6 3 (0.77%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.52%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 247 (63.66%) Active Directory
2 138 (35.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (21.65%) Hyper-V
4 46 (11.86%) vSphere
5 39 (10.05%) VMware ESXi
6 27 (6.96%) XenApp
7 20 (5.15%) VMware NSX
8 11 (2.84%) Docker
9 10 (2.58%) Virtual Servers
10 9 (2.32%) Terminal Services
11 8 (2.06%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 7 (1.80%) Firmware
13 6 (1.55%) Virtual Machines
13 6 (1.55%) XenDesktop
14 4 (1.03%) BitLocker
15 3 (0.77%) KVM
15 3 (0.77%) Xen
16 2 (0.52%) ISA Server
16 2 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
16 2 (0.52%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 51 (13.14%) SCCM
2 33 (8.51%) WSUS
3 22 (5.67%) Microsoft Intune
4 16 (4.12%) vCenter Server
5 14 (3.61%) Ansible
6 11 (2.84%) Kubernetes
7 9 (2.32%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (2.06%) Backup Exec
8 8 (2.06%) PaperCut
8 8 (2.06%) vRealize
9 7 (1.80%) Norton AntiVirus
9 7 (1.80%) Puppet
9 7 (1.80%) SCOM
10 6 (1.55%) Nessus
10 6 (1.55%) Terraform
11 4 (1.03%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 4 (1.03%) SCVMM
11 4 (1.03%) ZABBIX
12 3 (0.77%) EMC VPLEX
13 2 (0.52%) Nagios
Vendors
1 254 (65.46%) Microsoft
2 206 (53.09%) VMware
3 75 (19.33%) Cisco
4 61 (15.72%) Citrix
5 40 (10.31%) Veeam
6 19 (4.90%) HP
7 14 (3.61%) Dell
8 13 (3.35%) Meraki
9 12 (3.09%) Mitel
10 11 (2.84%) Oracle
11 10 (2.58%) Avaya
11 10 (2.58%) CheckPoint
11 10 (2.58%) Symantec
12 8 (2.06%) Apple
12 8 (2.06%) Siemens
13 7 (1.80%) BT
13 7 (1.80%) Genesys
13 7 (1.80%) Sage
13 7 (1.80%) Verint
14 6 (1.55%) NetApp