Period
to 10 August 2020

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 10 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 33 46 47
Rank change year-on-year +13 +1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 213 468 488
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 6.29% 6.11% 5.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.42% 27.10% 26.26%
Number of salaries quoted 202 442 454
Median annual salary £42,250 £35,000 £37,375
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.71% -6.35% +15.00%
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 657 1,727 1,858
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 19.40% 22.53% 19.93%
Number of salaries quoted 558 1,211 1,596
Median annual salary £44,125 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.31% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £64,650 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in Yorkshire

Windows Server
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows Server in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Windows Server in Yorkshire

Windows Server
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows Server in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

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 10 August 2020. 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 +6 142 £39,000 +4.00% 16
North Yorkshire +67 48 £44,000 +17.33% 5
South Yorkshire -21 21 £42,500 +31.78% 6
East Yorkshire +10 2 £27,750 -38.33%
Windows Server
England

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, 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.

1 213 (100.00%) Windows
2 139 (65.26%) Microsoft
3 114 (53.52%) Active Directory
4 107 (50.23%) Azure
5 96 (45.07%) VMware
6 72 (33.80%) Office 365
7 59 (27.70%) SQL Server
8 58 (27.23%) SQL
8 58 (27.23%) VMware Infrastructure
9 55 (25.82%) ITIL
10 54 (25.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 50 (23.47%) Hyper-V
12 48 (22.54%) PowerShell
13 37 (17.37%) DevOps
14 36 (16.90%) AWS
15 35 (16.43%) Problem-Solving
16 34 (15.96%) Linux
17 30 (14.08%) IIS
17 30 (14.08%) SCCM
17 30 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
18 29 (13.62%) DNS
19 28 (13.15%) SharePoint
20 27 (12.68%) Microsoft Intune
21 26 (12.21%) Windows Server 2012
21 26 (12.21%) Windows Server 2016
21 26 (12.21%) Firewall
22 24 (11.27%) DHCP
22 24 (11.27%) Windows 10
23 23 (10.80%) Citrix
23 23 (10.80%) Migration

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 30 (14.08%) IIS
2 28 (13.15%) SharePoint
3 21 (9.86%) MS Exchange
4 14 (6.57%) Confluence
5 13 (6.10%) Skype for Business
6 4 (1.88%) Apache
6 4 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.41%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.47%) Mule
9 1 (0.47%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 12 (5.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.29%) Elite 3E
2 5 (2.35%) Carpe Diem
Cloud Services
1 107 (50.23%) Azure
2 72 (33.80%) Office 365
3 36 (16.90%) AWS
4 17 (7.98%) PaaS
5 16 (7.51%) Power Platform
6 14 (6.57%) IaaS
7 13 (6.10%) Azure Active Directory
8 11 (5.16%) Azure Data Factory
8 11 (5.16%) Azure Stack
9 6 (2.82%) SaaS
10 4 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (1.88%) Mimecast
11 2 (0.94%) Amazon ECS
11 2 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.94%) GCP
11 2 (0.94%) OneDrive
11 2 (0.94%) Slack
12 1 (0.47%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 29 (13.62%) DNS
2 26 (12.21%) Firewall
3 24 (11.27%) DHCP
4 20 (9.39%) LAN
5 16 (7.51%) WAN
6 15 (7.04%) VPN
7 12 (5.63%) TCP/IP
8 11 (5.16%) Internet
9 10 (4.69%) SAN
10 8 (3.76%) Skype
10 8 (3.76%) VoIP
11 6 (2.82%) Network Security
11 6 (2.82%) VLAN
11 6 (2.82%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (1.88%) Remote Desktop
13 3 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (1.41%) SSL
13 3 (1.41%) Wireless
14 2 (0.94%) 4G
14 2 (0.94%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (27.70%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.51%) Power BI
3 15 (7.04%) Amazon RDS
4 14 (6.57%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (5.16%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 11 (5.16%) Azure SQL Database
6 8 (3.76%) MySQL
6 8 (3.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (3.29%) Data Lake
7 7 (3.29%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (0.94%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.94%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.47%) Informix
9 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 18 (8.45%) JIRA
2 8 (3.76%) Octopus Deploy
2 8 (3.76%) TeamCity
3 4 (1.88%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.94%) Bitbucket
4 2 (0.94%) GitLab
4 2 (0.94%) Robot Framework
General
1 19 (8.92%) Finance
2 12 (5.63%) Banking
3 11 (5.16%) Retail
4 9 (4.23%) Games
5 8 (3.76%) Law
6 7 (3.29%) Retail Banking
7 6 (2.82%) Local Government
7 6 (2.82%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.35%) Marketing
9 2 (0.94%) Legal
10 1 (0.47%) German Language
Job Titles
1 41 (19.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (10.80%) Support Engineer
3 22 (10.33%) IT Support
3 22 (10.33%) Windows Engineer
4 21 (9.86%) Analyst
5 18 (8.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 18 (8.45%) Technical Engineer
6 16 (7.51%) IT Engineer
6 16 (7.51%) Microsoft Engineer
7 14 (6.57%) Operations Engineer
8 12 (5.63%) Technical Operations Engineer
9 11 (5.16%) 3rd Line Support
9 11 (5.16%) IT Support Engineer
9 11 (5.16%) Server Engineer
9 11 (5.16%) Software Engineer
10 10 (4.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 9 (4.23%) Architect
11 9 (4.23%) Azure Engineer
12 8 (3.76%) Administrator
12 8 (3.76%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.23%) HTML
2 5 (2.35%) ODBC
2 5 (2.35%) REST
2 5 (2.35%) SOAP
3 4 (1.88%) .NET
3 4 (1.88%) ASP.NET
3 4 (1.88%) COM
4 3 (1.41%) XML
4 3 (1.41%) XML Schema
5 2 (0.94%) AngularJS
5 2 (0.94%) CSS
5 2 (0.94%) CSS3
5 2 (0.94%) HTML5
5 2 (0.94%) React
5 2 (0.94%) RESTful
5 2 (0.94%) Spring
5 2 (0.94%) Spring Boot
5 2 (0.94%) Vue.js
5 2 (0.94%) Web Services
6 1 (0.47%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
1 17 (7.98%) Data Centre
2 13 (6.10%) Clustering
3 12 (5.63%) Management Information System
4 11 (5.16%) Mainframe
5 7 (3.29%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (2.35%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.41%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.41%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (1.41%) Replication
8 2 (0.94%) iPad
8 2 (0.94%) iPhone
9 1 (0.47%) FMCG
9 1 (0.47%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 213 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (15.96%) Linux
3 26 (12.21%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (12.21%) Windows Server 2016
4 24 (11.27%) Windows 10
5 16 (7.51%) Windows Server 2019
6 15 (7.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (4.69%) Windows 7
8 9 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (3.76%) Android
10 6 (2.82%) Apple iOS
10 6 (2.82%) Mac OS
10 6 (2.82%) Unix
11 4 (1.88%) Solaris
12 2 (0.94%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.47%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (25.82%) ITIL
2 54 (25.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 37 (17.37%) DevOps
4 35 (16.43%) Problem-Solving
5 30 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (10.80%) Migration
7 20 (9.39%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (8.92%) Proactive Monitoring
9 17 (7.98%) Tech Ops
10 16 (7.51%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (7.51%) Scrum
10 16 (7.51%) Service Management
11 15 (7.04%) Coaching
12 14 (6.57%) Decision-Making
12 14 (6.57%) Kanban
13 13 (6.10%) Analytics
14 12 (5.63%) Configuration Management
14 12 (5.63%) Problem Management
14 12 (5.63%) SDLC
15 11 (5.16%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 58 (27.23%) SQL
2 48 (22.54%) PowerShell
3 12 (5.63%) C#
4 9 (4.23%) T-SQL
5 8 (3.76%) Java
6 4 (1.88%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.41%) PHP
8 2 (0.94%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.94%) C
8 2 (0.94%) Java 8
9 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (6.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (5.63%) MCSE
3 9 (4.23%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.23%) Security Cleared
4 8 (3.76%) MCP
4 8 (3.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (3.29%) Degree
6 6 (2.82%) MCSA
7 4 (1.88%) CCNA
7 4 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.88%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.94%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (0.94%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.47%) CCA
9 1 (0.47%) CISM
9 1 (0.47%) CISSP
9 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (4.69%) SLA
3 1 (0.47%) GDPR
3 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 114 (53.52%) Active Directory
2 58 (27.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (23.47%) Hyper-V
4 14 (6.57%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (6.10%) Docker
6 10 (4.69%) XenApp
7 8 (3.76%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (3.29%) XenDesktop
9 5 (2.35%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 5 (2.35%) Virtual Desktop
10 4 (1.88%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (1.88%) vSphere
11 1 (0.47%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.47%) KVM
11 1 (0.47%) NFS
11 1 (0.47%) pfSense
11 1 (0.47%) Samba
11 1 (0.47%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 30 (14.08%) SCCM
2 27 (12.68%) Microsoft Intune
3 11 (5.16%) SCVMM
4 8 (3.76%) Kubernetes
5 6 (2.82%) Puppet
6 5 (2.35%) Backup Exec
7 4 (1.88%) AirWatch
7 4 (1.88%) Rancher
7 4 (1.88%) Terraform
7 4 (1.88%) WSUS
8 3 (1.41%) Ansible
9 2 (0.94%) Grafana
9 2 (0.94%) Nagios
9 2 (0.94%) Packer
9 2 (0.94%) vCenter Server
10 1 (0.47%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.47%) Proxmox
10 1 (0.47%) vMotion
Vendors
1 139 (65.26%) Microsoft
2 96 (45.07%) VMware
3 23 (10.80%) Citrix
4 18 (8.45%) Cisco
5 12 (5.63%) IBM
5 12 (5.63%) Unisys
6 11 (5.16%) Databricks
6 11 (5.16%) PlateSpin
6 11 (5.16%) Tableau
6 11 (5.16%) VirtaMove
7 10 (4.69%) Veeam
8 8 (3.76%) NetApp
8 8 (3.76%) Splunk
9 7 (3.29%) Dell
9 7 (3.29%) Intapp
9 7 (3.29%) Oracle
10 6 (2.82%) EqualLogic
10 6 (2.82%) Meraki
11 5 (2.35%) Apple
11 5 (2.35%) iManage