Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 36 29
Rank change year-on-year -3 -7 +19
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 463 568 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.80% 5.84% 7.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.89% 27.19% 34.72%
Number of salaries quoted 420 520 697
Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -2.99% -4.29%
10th Percentile £24,000 £19,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £48,750 £47,250
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -2.60%

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 1,722 2,089 2,267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 21.58% 21.47% 20.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1,411 1,779 1,934
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% -4.65%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £59,600 £60,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -8 303 £35,000 +7.69% 57
North Yorkshire -3 78 £37,750 +45.19% 8
South Yorkshire +8 65 £34,125 +17.67% 11
East Yorkshire -3 9 £26,000 - 1
Windows Server
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 456 (98.49%) Windows
2 272 (58.75%) Microsoft
3 269 (58.10%) Active Directory
4 206 (44.49%) VMware
5 137 (29.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 132 (28.51%) SQL
7 130 (28.08%) VMware Infrastructure
8 114 (24.62%) MS Exchange
9 113 (24.41%) Office 365
10 111 (23.97%) Windows Server 2008
11 107 (23.11%) Microsoft Azure
12 104 (22.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 102 (22.03%) SQL Server
14 101 (21.81%) DNS
15 97 (20.95%) ITIL
16 90 (19.44%) SAN
17 85 (18.36%) PowerShell
18 81 (17.49%) Cisco
19 80 (17.28%) Problem-Solving
20 79 (17.06%) Microsoft Office
21 78 (16.85%) Citrix
21 78 (16.85%) SCCM
21 78 (16.85%) Windows 10
22 76 (16.41%) DHCP
23 74 (15.98%) Linux
24 71 (15.33%) SLA
24 71 (15.33%) Firewall
25 70 (15.12%) Finance
26 63 (13.61%) WAN
27 62 (13.39%) Windows 7

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 (24.62%) MS Exchange
2 52 (11.23%) SharePoint
3 50 (10.80%) IIS
4 32 (6.91%) Exchange Server 2010
5 26 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2013
6 22 (4.75%) Skype for Business
7 13 (2.81%) Elasticsearch
8 11 (2.38%) Apache
9 9 (1.94%) Apache Solr
9 9 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (1.30%) Tomcat
11 5 (1.08%) nginx
12 3 (0.65%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.43%) Confluence
13 2 (0.43%) IBM Domino
13 2 (0.43%) JBoss
13 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.22%) Joomla!
14 1 (0.22%) Kentico
Applications
1 79 (17.06%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (1.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.86%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (0.65%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.22%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (0.22%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (0.22%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.22%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.22%) Lawson
4 1 (0.22%) Relativity
4 1 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 113 (24.41%) Office 365
2 107 (23.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (11.02%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (4.32%) SaaS
5 15 (3.24%) Dynamics 365
6 13 (2.81%) Azure Active Directory
6 13 (2.81%) IaaS
7 11 (2.38%) OneDrive
8 5 (1.08%) G Suite
8 5 (1.08%) PaaS
9 4 (0.86%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.86%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (0.86%) Serverless
10 3 (0.65%) iPaaS
11 2 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.22%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 101 (21.81%) DNS
2 90 (19.44%) SAN
3 76 (16.41%) DHCP
4 71 (15.33%) Firewall
5 63 (13.61%) WAN
6 60 (12.96%) LAN
7 49 (10.58%) VPN
8 44 (9.50%) VoIP
9 36 (7.78%) TCP/IP
9 36 (7.78%) Wi-Fi
10 25 (5.40%) NetScaler
11 23 (4.97%) Internet
12 19 (4.10%) NAS
13 18 (3.89%) iSCSI
14 16 (3.46%) Remote Desktop
15 15 (3.24%) Asterisk PBX
16 14 (3.02%) MPLS
17 13 (2.81%) Network Security
18 12 (2.59%) Wireless
19 11 (2.38%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (22.03%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (3.46%) Relational Database
4 15 (3.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (1.94%) MySQL
7 8 (1.73%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (1.73%) SQL Server 2016
8 6 (1.30%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (0.86%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (0.86%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.65%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (0.65%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.65%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.22%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (3.89%) Jenkins
2 16 (3.46%) JIRA
3 14 (3.02%) Redmine
3 14 (3.02%) Trac
4 13 (2.81%) Visual Studio
5 9 (1.94%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.65%) Ant
7 3 (0.65%) Subversion
8 2 (0.43%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.43%) GitLab
8 2 (0.43%) JMeter
8 2 (0.43%) SonarQube
8 2 (0.43%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.22%) Selenium
9 1 (0.22%) WebDriver
General
1 70 (15.12%) Finance
2 24 (5.18%) Retail
3 21 (4.54%) Telecoms
4 17 (3.67%) Legal
5 14 (3.02%) Manufacturing
5 14 (3.02%) Marketing
6 6 (1.30%) Back Office
7 5 (1.08%) Advertising
7 5 (1.08%) Law
8 4 (0.86%) Electronics
9 2 (0.43%) Games
9 2 (0.43%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.22%) Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Billing
10 1 (0.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 90 (19.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 68 (14.69%) Analyst
3 62 (13.39%) Support Engineer
4 50 (10.80%) Administrator
5 43 (9.29%) Support Analyst
6 42 (9.07%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 38 (8.21%) Systems Administrator
8 31 (6.70%) 3rd Line Support
8 31 (6.70%) IT Engineer
9 29 (6.26%) Applications Support
10 27 (5.83%) IT Support
11 22 (4.75%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 22 (4.75%) Infrastructure Support
12 21 (4.54%) 2nd Line Support
12 21 (4.54%) IT Manager
13 19 (4.10%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 18 (3.89%) Consultant
14 18 (3.89%) IT Support Engineer
15 17 (3.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 16 (3.46%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.54%) .NET
2 20 (4.32%) HTML
3 16 (3.46%) ASP.NET
4 12 (2.59%) Middleware
4 12 (2.59%) XML
5 9 (1.94%) Elastic Stack
5 9 (1.94%) Lucene
6 7 (1.51%) .NET Framework
6 7 (1.51%) SOAP
7 6 (1.30%) Web Services
8 5 (1.08%) CSS
9 4 (0.86%) WCF
10 3 (0.65%) EDI
10 3 (0.65%) JSON
10 3 (0.65%) REST
11 2 (0.43%) Gherkin
11 2 (0.43%) J2EE
11 2 (0.43%) MSMQ
11 2 (0.43%) RabbitMQ
12 1 (0.22%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 46 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (6.48%) Data Centre
3 24 (5.18%) Driving Licence
3 24 (5.18%) Management Information System
4 19 (4.10%) Clustering
5 14 (3.02%) NHS
6 13 (2.81%) Client/Server
7 12 (2.59%) Public Cloud
8 11 (2.38%) Fat Client
8 11 (2.38%) Thin Client
9 10 (2.16%) Replication
10 9 (1.94%) iPad
10 9 (1.94%) iPhone
11 8 (1.73%) Blackberry
11 8 (1.73%) CCTV
12 7 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (1.30%) EPoS
13 6 (1.30%) Greenfield Project
14 5 (1.08%) EMC VNX
15 4 (0.86%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 456 (98.49%) Windows
2 137 (29.59%) Windows Server 2012
3 111 (23.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 78 (16.85%) Windows 10
5 74 (15.98%) Linux
6 62 (13.39%) Windows 7
7 37 (7.99%) Windows 8
8 20 (4.32%) Windows XP
9 19 (4.10%) Ubuntu
10 16 (3.46%) CentOS
11 12 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (2.38%) Android
13 9 (1.94%) Unix
14 6 (1.30%) Apple iOS
15 5 (1.08%) HPUX
15 5 (1.08%) Mac OS X
15 5 (1.08%) Windows Phone
16 4 (0.86%) AIX
16 4 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (22.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 97 (20.95%) ITIL
3 80 (17.28%) Problem-Solving
4 45 (9.72%) Disaster Recovery
5 37 (7.99%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (7.13%) Change Control
7 32 (6.91%) Migration
8 31 (6.70%) DevOps
9 29 (6.26%) Mentoring
9 29 (6.26%) Service Management
10 27 (5.83%) Service Delivery
11 25 (5.40%) High Availability
12 24 (5.18%) Antivirus Management
12 24 (5.18%) Change Management
13 23 (4.97%) ERP
13 23 (4.97%) ITSM
14 19 (4.10%) Capacity Planning
14 19 (4.10%) Information Security
14 19 (4.10%) Risk Management
15 18 (3.89%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 132 (28.51%) SQL
2 85 (18.36%) PowerShell
3 28 (6.05%) T-SQL
4 19 (4.10%) C#
4 19 (4.10%) PHP
5 18 (3.89%) Bash Shell
5 18 (3.89%) Python
5 18 (3.89%) Ruby
6 12 (2.59%) C
7 10 (2.16%) JavaScript
8 7 (1.51%) VB
9 6 (1.30%) VBA
10 4 (0.86%) Java
11 3 (0.65%) JCL
11 3 (0.65%) VBScript
12 1 (0.22%) Delphi
12 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 50 (10.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (7.99%) Degree
3 36 (7.78%) MCSA
4 29 (6.26%) MCSE
5 25 (5.40%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (4.54%) CCNA
7 19 (4.10%) Security Cleared
8 16 (3.46%) Citrix Certification
9 11 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (1.51%) CCNP
11 7 (1.51%) SC Cleared
12 6 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
13 5 (1.08%) MCITP
13 5 (1.08%) VCP5
14 2 (0.43%) CCIE
14 2 (0.43%) JNCIA
14 2 (0.43%) JNCIP
14 2 (0.43%) JNCIS
14 2 (0.43%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (15.33%) SLA
2 12 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.73%) HL7
4 7 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 4 (0.86%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.65%) PMO
6 3 (0.65%) QA
7 2 (0.43%) GDPR
8 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 269 (58.10%) Active Directory
2 130 (28.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (12.10%) Hyper-V
4 53 (11.45%) VMware ESXi
5 31 (6.70%) Docker
6 27 (5.83%) XenApp
7 20 (4.32%) XenDesktop
8 14 (3.02%) pfSense
9 12 (2.59%) Terminal Services
10 11 (2.38%) vSphere
11 10 (2.16%) Microsoft App-V
12 9 (1.94%) Virtual Servers
13 4 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
14 2 (0.43%) BitLocker
14 2 (0.43%) Virtual Desktop
15 1 (0.22%) Firmware
15 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
15 1 (0.22%) vCloud
15 1 (0.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 78 (16.85%) SCCM
2 26 (5.62%) SCOM
3 20 (4.32%) vCenter Server
4 17 (3.67%) XenMobile
5 15 (3.24%) WSUS
6 14 (3.02%) ZABBIX
7 11 (2.38%) Microsoft Clustering
7 11 (2.38%) SCVMM
8 8 (1.73%) Puppet
8 8 (1.73%) Single Sign-On
8 8 (1.73%) Terraform
9 7 (1.51%) AirWatch
9 7 (1.51%) Ansible
10 6 (1.30%) MaaS360
10 6 (1.30%) Norton AntiVirus
11 5 (1.08%) Backup Exec
11 5 (1.08%) DameWare
11 5 (1.08%) SCOrch
11 5 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 4 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 272 (58.75%) Microsoft
2 206 (44.49%) VMware
3 81 (17.49%) Cisco
4 78 (16.85%) Citrix
5 32 (6.91%) HP
6 23 (4.97%) Veeam
7 19 (4.10%) Symantec
8 15 (3.24%) McAfee
9 14 (3.02%) Splunk
10 13 (2.81%) SonicWALL
11 12 (2.59%) CommVault
11 12 (2.59%) NetApp
12 11 (2.38%) Altiris
13 10 (2.16%) Blue Prism
13 10 (2.16%) EMC
13 10 (2.16%) Oracle
13 10 (2.16%) UiPath
14 8 (1.73%) Apple
14 8 (1.73%) F5
14 8 (1.73%) Remedy