Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 26 46
Rank change year-on-year -7 +20 -14
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 596 806 746
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 6.07% 7.31% 5.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.54% 35.03% 23.72%
Number of salaries quoted 534 716 683
Yorkshire median annual salary £31,250 £33,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.72% -4.29% +2.94%
10th Percentile £19,250 £21,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £50,625
England median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -1.30% +2.67%

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 2164 2301 3145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 22.05% 20.87% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1824 1961 2640
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £59,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 -1 452 £32,500 -9.72% 17
North Yorkshire -10 62 £26,000 -13.33% 2
South Yorkshire -18 52 £28,000 +1.82% 4
East Yorkshire -14 22 £26,000 -5.45% 2
Windows Server
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 596 (100.00%) Windows
2 366 (61.41%) Microsoft
3 350 (58.72%) Active Directory
4 292 (48.99%) VMware
5 256 (42.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 244 (40.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 201 (33.72%) ITIL
8 200 (33.56%) VMware Infrastructure
9 169 (28.36%) SQL Server
10 167 (28.02%) MS Exchange
11 164 (27.52%) SQL
12 130 (21.81%) Office 365
13 120 (20.13%) Cisco
14 119 (19.97%) SAN
14 119 (19.97%) Firewall
15 112 (18.79%) SCCM
16 111 (18.62%) DNS
17 107 (17.95%) Windows 7
18 98 (16.44%) Microsoft Certification
18 98 (16.44%) Hyper-V
19 95 (15.94%) Citrix
20 93 (15.60%) WAN
21 87 (14.60%) LAN
22 80 (13.42%) Microsoft Azure
23 79 (13.26%) DHCP
24 75 (12.58%) Microsoft Office
25 73 (12.25%) SCOM
26 71 (11.91%) Linux
27 70 (11.74%) VMware ESXi
28 68 (11.41%) MCSE

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
1 167 (28.02%) MS Exchange
2 54 (9.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 50 (8.39%) IIS
4 43 (7.21%) SharePoint
5 35 (5.87%) Exchange Server 2013
6 19 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2007
7 14 (2.35%) Skype for Business
8 12 (2.01%) IBM Notes
9 11 (1.85%) IBM Domino
10 9 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.67%) Apache
12 4 (0.67%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.50%) Office Communications Server
13 3 (0.50%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.34%) CMS
14 2 (0.34%) Jetty
14 2 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.34%) Tomcat
Applications
1 75 (12.58%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.17%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 130 (21.81%) Office 365
2 80 (13.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (5.70%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.17%) SaaS
5 6 (1.01%) IaaS
6 4 (0.67%) PaaS
7 3 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.50%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.34%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.34%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.17%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.17%) G Suite
9 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 119 (19.97%) Firewall
1 119 (19.97%) SAN
2 111 (18.62%) DNS
3 93 (15.60%) WAN
4 87 (14.60%) LAN
5 79 (13.26%) DHCP
6 64 (10.74%) TCP/IP
7 63 (10.57%) VPN
8 54 (9.06%) VoIP
9 33 (5.54%) MPLS
10 31 (5.20%) VLAN
11 28 (4.70%) Internet
12 18 (3.02%) Remote Desktop
13 14 (2.35%) Skype
13 14 (2.35%) Wireless
14 13 (2.18%) Wi-Fi
15 11 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
15 11 (1.85%) iSCSI
15 11 (1.85%) Network Security
16 10 (1.68%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (28.36%) SQL Server
2 31 (5.20%) Azure SQL Database
3 29 (4.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (3.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 18 (3.02%) Oracle Database
6 13 (2.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (2.01%) SQL Server 2016
8 8 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (1.34%) Oracle Database 12c
8 8 (1.34%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (1.17%) Crystal Reports
9 7 (1.17%) MySQL
9 7 (1.17%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (0.67%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.50%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.34%) NoSQL
13 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (2.68%) Visual Studio Team System
3 5 (0.84%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (0.50%) Ant
5 3 (0.50%) Eclipse
5 3 (0.50%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.50%) HP UFT
5 3 (0.50%) LoadRunner
5 3 (0.50%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (0.50%) Selenium
5 3 (0.50%) SoapUI
5 3 (0.50%) SpecFlow
5 3 (0.50%) TestNG
6 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.17%) JIRA
7 1 (0.17%) MSI
7 1 (0.17%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 54 (9.06%) Finance
2 22 (3.69%) Telecoms
3 15 (2.52%) Manufacturing
4 12 (2.01%) Retail
5 11 (1.85%) Billing
5 11 (1.85%) Military
6 10 (1.68%) Legal
7 7 (1.17%) Law
8 5 (0.84%) Advertising
8 5 (0.84%) Back Office
9 3 (0.50%) Marketing
10 1 (0.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 112 (18.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 99 (16.61%) Support Engineer
3 94 (15.77%) Analyst
4 92 (15.44%) IT Support
5 80 (13.42%) 2nd Line Support
6 73 (12.25%) Support Analyst
7 70 (11.74%) IT Engineer
8 66 (11.07%) Windows Engineer
9 63 (10.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 43 (7.21%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 43 (7.21%) IT Support Engineer
11 41 (6.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 38 (6.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 36 (6.04%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
14 34 (5.70%) Server Engineer
15 30 (5.03%) IT Analyst
15 30 (5.03%) IT Support Analyst
16 28 (4.70%) Senior IT Engineer
16 28 (4.70%) Senior IT Support
17 27 (4.53%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (4.03%) .NET
2 8 (1.34%) Web Services
3 7 (1.17%) HTML
3 7 (1.17%) Middleware
4 5 (0.84%) ODBC
5 4 (0.67%) ASP.NET
5 4 (0.67%) Java EE
5 4 (0.67%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (0.50%) X-Windows
7 2 (0.34%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (0.17%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.17%) CPAN
8 1 (0.17%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (0.17%) JSON
8 1 (0.17%) LAMP
8 1 (0.17%) SAP Basis
8 1 (0.17%) SAP PI
8 1 (0.17%) WPF
8 1 (0.17%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 39 (6.54%) Data Centre
2 34 (5.70%) Replication
3 19 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (3.19%) Clustering
4 13 (2.18%) iPad
5 12 (2.01%) Fat Client
5 12 (2.01%) Thin Client
6 9 (1.51%) Driving Licence
6 9 (1.51%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.34%) Computer Science
7 8 (1.34%) PKI
7 8 (1.34%) Public Cloud
8 7 (1.17%) Smartphone
9 5 (0.84%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (0.50%) Handset
10 3 (0.50%) HP Storage
10 3 (0.50%) PMI
11 2 (0.34%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.34%) CMDB
11 2 (0.34%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 596 (100.00%) Windows
2 256 (42.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 244 (40.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 107 (17.95%) Windows 7
5 71 (11.91%) Linux
6 66 (11.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 61 (10.23%) Windows 10
8 48 (8.05%) Windows 8
9 43 (7.21%) Windows XP
10 25 (4.19%) Unix
11 12 (2.01%) Android
12 11 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (1.01%) Mac OS
14 5 (0.84%) CentOS
15 4 (0.67%) Solaris
15 4 (0.67%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.67%) Windows 2000 Server
16 3 (0.50%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.50%) Windows Phone
16 3 (0.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (33.72%) ITIL
2 52 (8.72%) Disaster Recovery
3 39 (6.54%) Project Management
4 37 (6.21%) Root Cause Analysis
4 37 (6.21%) Server Virtualisation
5 31 (5.20%) Incident Management
6 30 (5.03%) Release Management
7 29 (4.87%) Load Balancing
8 27 (4.53%) Mentoring
9 25 (4.19%) Service Management
10 24 (4.03%) Problem Management
11 23 (3.86%) Change Management
11 23 (3.86%) CRM
11 23 (3.86%) DevOps
11 23 (3.86%) Time Management
12 22 (3.69%) Coaching
12 22 (3.69%) ITIL V3
13 21 (3.52%) Kalman Filter
14 18 (3.02%) Configuration Management
14 18 (3.02%) Fault Analysis
Programming Languages
1 164 (27.52%) SQL
2 60 (10.07%) PowerShell
3 22 (3.69%) T-SQL
4 20 (3.36%) C#
5 10 (1.68%) JavaScript
6 9 (1.51%) Python
7 7 (1.17%) C
7 7 (1.17%) Java
8 6 (1.01%) Bash Shell
9 5 (0.84%) VB
9 5 (0.84%) VB6
9 5 (0.84%) VBA
10 4 (0.67%) Bourne shell
10 4 (0.67%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.50%) F#
11 3 (0.50%) Perl
11 3 (0.50%) Ruby
11 3 (0.50%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.34%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.34%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 98 (16.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 68 (11.41%) MCSE
3 45 (7.55%) MCSA
4 40 (6.71%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (5.03%) CCNA
6 28 (4.70%) Degree
7 24 (4.03%) ITIL Certification
8 23 (3.86%) MCP
8 23 (3.86%) Security Cleared
9 21 (3.52%) MCITP
10 20 (3.36%) SC Cleared
11 7 (1.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (1.01%) Computer Science Degree
13 5 (0.84%) MCTS
14 4 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 3 (0.50%) DBS Check
15 3 (0.50%) GNVQ
15 3 (0.50%) HND
15 3 (0.50%) MCDBA
15 3 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (6.21%) SLA
2 15 (2.52%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.67%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.50%) GDPR
6 2 (0.34%) DICOM
6 2 (0.34%) HL7
6 2 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.17%) PMO
7 1 (0.17%) QA
System Software
1 350 (58.72%) Active Directory
2 200 (33.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 98 (16.44%) Hyper-V
4 70 (11.74%) VMware ESXi
5 50 (8.39%) vSphere
6 40 (6.71%) XenDesktop
7 31 (5.20%) XenApp
8 15 (2.52%) Terminal Services
9 11 (1.85%) Virtual Servers
10 9 (1.51%) OpenSIPS
11 8 (1.34%) Virtual Desktop
12 6 (1.01%) Docker
12 6 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
13 4 (0.67%) vCloud
13 4 (0.67%) XenServer
14 3 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
15 2 (0.34%) Terminal Server
16 1 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
16 1 (0.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 112 (18.79%) SCCM
2 73 (12.25%) SCOM
3 32 (5.37%) WSUS
4 28 (4.70%) SCDPM
5 23 (3.86%) vCenter Server
6 16 (2.68%) Backup Exec
7 15 (2.52%) Norton AntiVirus
8 10 (1.68%) DameWare
9 8 (1.34%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 8 (1.34%) Perfmon
10 7 (1.17%) LiteSpeed
10 7 (1.17%) ServiceCenter
11 5 (0.84%) AirWatch
11 5 (0.84%) Data Guard
11 5 (0.84%) Puppet
11 5 (0.84%) ZENworks
12 4 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (0.67%) Oracle RMAN
13 3 (0.50%) Nagios
13 3 (0.50%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 366 (61.41%) Microsoft
2 292 (48.99%) VMware
3 120 (20.13%) Cisco
4 95 (15.94%) Citrix
5 58 (9.73%) HP
6 48 (8.05%) NetApp
7 36 (6.04%) Veeam
8 35 (5.87%) Avaya
9 28 (4.70%) Hitachi
10 25 (4.19%) Oracle
11 22 (3.69%) Symantec
12 16 (2.68%) Dell
13 14 (2.35%) EMC
14 12 (2.01%) Lotus
15 11 (1.85%) F5
15 11 (1.85%) Sophos
15 11 (1.85%) Xerox
16 10 (1.68%) Red Hat
16 10 (1.68%) Remedy
17 9 (1.51%) CommVault