Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 34 29
Rank change year-on-year -8 -5 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 479 591 831
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.75% 6.21% 7.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.20% 27.58% 34.37%
Number of salaries quoted 435 532 734
Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +1.45%
10th Percentile £22,750 £19,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -1.30%

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 1,761 2,143 2,418
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 21.16% 22.53% 21.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1,456 1,787 2,044
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% -4.00%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £59,800 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +0.56%

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 21 October 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 21 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
West Yorkshire -10 316 £36,500 +12.31% 67
North Yorkshire +14 88 £35,000 +29.63% 13
South Yorkshire +8 57 £34,125 +15.68% 18
East Yorkshire +1 15 £28,750 +10.58% 4
Windows Server
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 473 (98.75%) Windows
2 287 (59.92%) Active Directory
3 283 (59.08%) Microsoft
4 206 (43.01%) VMware
5 150 (31.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 134 (27.97%) SQL
7 129 (26.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 123 (25.68%) VMware Infrastructure
9 121 (25.26%) Office 365
10 113 (23.59%) SQL Server
10 113 (23.59%) MS Exchange
11 109 (22.76%) Microsoft Azure
12 104 (21.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 100 (20.88%) ITIL
13 100 (20.88%) Cisco
14 92 (19.21%) DNS
15 90 (18.79%) SAN
16 87 (18.16%) Microsoft Office
17 81 (16.91%) PowerShell
18 78 (16.28%) SCCM
19 73 (15.24%) DHCP
19 73 (15.24%) Citrix
20 71 (14.82%) Linux
21 70 (14.61%) Problem-Solving
22 68 (14.20%) Windows 10
23 66 (13.78%) Windows 7
24 64 (13.36%) Firewall
25 63 (13.15%) Finance
26 60 (12.53%) IIS
27 57 (11.90%) SLA

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
1 113 (23.59%) MS Exchange
2 60 (12.53%) IIS
3 51 (10.65%) SharePoint
4 44 (9.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 35 (7.31%) Exchange Server 2013
6 26 (5.43%) Skype for Business
7 14 (2.92%) Apache
8 12 (2.51%) Elasticsearch
9 9 (1.88%) Apache Solr
9 9 (1.88%) Tomcat
10 8 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (0.84%) Confluence
12 4 (0.84%) nginx
12 4 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.63%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.42%) IBM Domino
14 2 (0.42%) JBoss
15 1 (0.21%) CMS
15 1 (0.21%) Kentico
Applications
1 87 (18.16%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (1.88%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.04%) Veritas eDiscovery
3 4 (0.84%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (0.63%) Carpe Diem
4 3 (0.63%) Elite 3E
4 3 (0.63%) Sage CRM
5 2 (0.42%) Relativity
6 1 (0.21%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.21%) Lawson
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 121 (25.26%) Office 365
2 109 (22.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (10.86%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (4.18%) SaaS
5 16 (3.34%) Dynamics 365
6 13 (2.71%) Azure Active Directory
7 11 (2.30%) IaaS
8 7 (1.46%) OneDrive
9 6 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (1.25%) Mimecast
10 5 (1.04%) G Suite
11 4 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (0.84%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (0.84%) Serverless
11 4 (0.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.21%) iPaaS
12 1 (0.21%) PaaS
12 1 (0.21%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 92 (19.21%) DNS
2 90 (18.79%) SAN
3 73 (15.24%) DHCP
4 64 (13.36%) Firewall
5 52 (10.86%) TCP/IP
6 50 (10.44%) WAN
7 49 (10.23%) LAN
8 42 (8.77%) VPN
9 38 (7.93%) VoIP
10 27 (5.64%) Internet
11 20 (4.18%) iSCSI
12 19 (3.97%) NetScaler
12 19 (3.97%) Remote Desktop
12 19 (3.97%) Wi-Fi
13 14 (2.92%) NAS
14 13 (2.71%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (2.71%) MPLS
15 12 (2.51%) IPsec
15 12 (2.51%) Network Security
15 12 (2.51%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (23.59%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (3.13%) Relational Database
3 15 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (2.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (2.30%) MySQL
6 8 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (1.46%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (1.46%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (1.25%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (0.84%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.63%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (0.63%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.63%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (0.63%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.42%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.21%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (3.34%) Jenkins
2 13 (2.71%) JIRA
3 11 (2.30%) Git (software)
3 11 (2.30%) Visual Studio
4 9 (1.88%) Redmine
4 9 (1.88%) Trac
5 7 (1.46%) Selenium
5 7 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (1.04%) Cucumber
7 4 (0.84%) JMeter
8 3 (0.63%) Ant
8 3 (0.63%) GitLab
8 3 (0.63%) SonarQube
8 3 (0.63%) Vagrant
8 3 (0.63%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.21%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.21%) Subversion
9 1 (0.21%) TeamCity
General
1 63 (13.15%) Finance
2 31 (6.47%) Retail
3 17 (3.55%) Legal
3 17 (3.55%) Telecoms
4 14 (2.92%) Manufacturing
4 14 (2.92%) Marketing
5 6 (1.25%) Back Office
5 6 (1.25%) Law
6 5 (1.04%) Advertising
7 4 (0.84%) Electronics
8 2 (0.42%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.21%) Banking
9 1 (0.21%) Billing
9 1 (0.21%) Games
9 1 (0.21%) Local Government
9 1 (0.21%) Military
Job Titles
1 87 (18.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 76 (15.87%) Analyst
2 76 (15.87%) Support Engineer
3 48 (10.02%) Administrator
4 40 (8.35%) Support Analyst
5 39 (8.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 31 (6.47%) Systems Administrator
7 29 (6.05%) Applications Support
7 29 (6.05%) IT Engineer
8 27 (5.64%) 3rd Line Support
9 25 (5.22%) 2nd Line Support
9 25 (5.22%) IT Support
10 22 (4.59%) Infrastructure Support
11 21 (4.38%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 20 (4.18%) Network Engineer
13 19 (3.97%) IT Manager
14 18 (3.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 18 (3.76%) Service Analyst
15 17 (3.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 17 (3.55%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (4.59%) .NET
2 19 (3.97%) HTML
3 12 (2.51%) Middleware
4 11 (2.30%) XML
5 10 (2.09%) ASP.NET
5 10 (2.09%) Web Services
6 9 (1.88%) Elastic Stack
6 9 (1.88%) Lucene
7 6 (1.25%) .NET Framework
8 4 (0.84%) SAML
9 3 (0.63%) ODBC
10 2 (0.42%) EDI
10 2 (0.42%) J2EE
10 2 (0.42%) MSMQ
10 2 (0.42%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (0.42%) TAPI
11 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (0.21%) Entity Framework
11 1 (0.21%) HTML5
11 1 (0.21%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 36 (7.52%) Data Centre
2 33 (6.89%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (5.22%) Management Information System
4 22 (4.59%) Driving Licence
5 19 (3.97%) Public Cloud
6 18 (3.76%) Clustering
7 16 (3.34%) Client/Server
8 14 (2.92%) Replication
9 13 (2.71%) NHS
10 12 (2.51%) Computer Science
11 9 (1.88%) iPhone
12 8 (1.67%) Blackberry
12 8 (1.67%) CCTV
12 8 (1.67%) EMC VNX
12 8 (1.67%) iPad
13 7 (1.46%) EPoS
13 7 (1.46%) Greenfield Project
14 6 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (1.25%) Fat Client
14 6 (1.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 473 (98.75%) Windows
2 150 (31.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 129 (26.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 71 (14.82%) Linux
5 68 (14.20%) Windows 10
6 66 (13.78%) Windows 7
7 33 (6.89%) Windows 8
8 21 (4.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 20 (4.18%) Windows XP
10 14 (2.92%) Ubuntu
11 12 (2.51%) Android
12 11 (2.30%) CentOS
13 6 (1.25%) Apple iOS
13 6 (1.25%) HPUX
13 6 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (1.25%) Unix
14 5 (1.04%) Mac OS X
14 5 (1.04%) Windows Phone
15 3 (0.63%) AIX
16 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (21.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 100 (20.88%) ITIL
3 70 (14.61%) Problem-Solving
4 55 (11.48%) Disaster Recovery
5 45 (9.39%) Migration
6 30 (6.26%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (6.26%) Mentoring
7 29 (6.05%) Change Control
7 29 (6.05%) DevOps
8 27 (5.64%) ERP
9 25 (5.22%) High Availability
10 24 (5.01%) Antivirus Management
11 22 (4.59%) Capacity Planning
11 22 (4.59%) Service Management
12 19 (3.97%) Risk Management
13 18 (3.76%) Business Continuity
13 18 (3.76%) ITSM
13 18 (3.76%) Service Delivery
14 17 (3.55%) Incident Management
14 17 (3.55%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 134 (27.97%) SQL
2 81 (16.91%) PowerShell
3 35 (7.31%) T-SQL
4 20 (4.18%) C#
5 15 (3.13%) Bash Shell
5 15 (3.13%) Python
6 14 (2.92%) Ruby
7 13 (2.71%) PHP
8 12 (2.51%) C
9 11 (2.30%) JavaScript
10 8 (1.67%) Java
11 6 (1.25%) VB
11 6 (1.25%) VBA
12 3 (0.63%) JCL
12 3 (0.63%) VBScript
13 1 (0.21%) Delphi
13 1 (0.21%) Perl
13 1 (0.21%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 55 (11.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (8.35%) Degree
3 39 (8.14%) MCSE
4 36 (7.52%) MCSA
5 34 (7.10%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (5.85%) CCNA
7 17 (3.55%) Security Cleared
8 15 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 13 (2.71%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (2.30%) Citrix Certification
11 8 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
12 6 (1.25%) CCNP
12 6 (1.25%) MCITP
12 6 (1.25%) VCP5
13 5 (1.04%) SC Cleared
14 3 (0.63%) AWS Certification
15 2 (0.42%) CCENT
15 2 (0.42%) ISEB
15 2 (0.42%) Network+ Certification
15 2 (0.42%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (11.90%) SLA
2 11 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 6 (1.25%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.04%) QA
6 4 (0.84%) HL7
7 3 (0.63%) PMO
8 2 (0.42%) GDPR
System Software
1 287 (59.92%) Active Directory
2 123 (25.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (9.60%) Hyper-V
4 42 (8.77%) VMware ESXi
5 27 (5.64%) XenApp
6 25 (5.22%) Docker
7 19 (3.97%) vSphere
7 19 (3.97%) XenDesktop
8 15 (3.13%) Terminal Services
9 10 (2.09%) Microsoft App-V
9 10 (2.09%) Virtual Servers
10 9 (1.88%) pfSense
11 6 (1.25%) Firmware
12 4 (0.84%) Virtual Desktop
12 4 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (0.84%) XenServer
13 1 (0.21%) BitLocker
13 1 (0.21%) vCloud
13 1 (0.21%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 78 (16.28%) SCCM
2 30 (6.26%) SCOM
3 20 (4.18%) vCenter Server
4 13 (2.71%) Microsoft Clustering
5 12 (2.51%) SCVMM
5 12 (2.51%) WSUS
6 11 (2.30%) XenMobile
7 9 (1.88%) Ansible
7 9 (1.88%) Puppet
7 9 (1.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 9 (1.88%) Terraform
7 9 (1.88%) ZABBIX
8 8 (1.67%) Single Sign-On
9 7 (1.46%) AirWatch
9 7 (1.46%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 7 (1.46%) vRealize
10 6 (1.25%) MaaS360
11 5 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (0.84%) Kubernetes
12 4 (0.84%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 283 (59.08%) Microsoft
2 206 (43.01%) VMware
3 100 (20.88%) Cisco
4 73 (15.24%) Citrix
5 36 (7.52%) HP
6 23 (4.80%) Veeam
7 20 (4.18%) Symantec
8 16 (3.34%) CommVault
9 13 (2.71%) EMC
10 10 (2.09%) Blue Prism
10 10 (2.09%) Oracle
10 10 (2.09%) UiPath
11 9 (1.88%) Apple
11 9 (1.88%) McAfee
11 9 (1.88%) NetApp
11 9 (1.88%) Splunk
12 8 (1.67%) Dell
12 8 (1.67%) Remedy
13 7 (1.46%) Avaya
13 7 (1.46%) Sophos