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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 18 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 53 50 40
Rank change year-on-year -3 -10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 340 266 272
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.71% 5.16% 5.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.48% 25.53% 29.79%
Number of salaries quoted 307 247 239
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,000 £24,750
25th Percentile £27,750 £29,750 £29,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £39,000 £41,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.85% -4.88% +13.89%
75th Percentile £47,375 £47,500 £50,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £57,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year - +5.59% +0.63%

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 1,660 1,042 913
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 22.99% 20.22% 19.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1,042 933 792
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £25,025
25th Percentile £31,000 £32,500 £31,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - - +12.50%
75th Percentile £58,750 £56,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%

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 18 May 2022.

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 18 May 2022. 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
Jobs
West Yorkshire -6 218 £40,125 -5.59% 32
South Yorkshire 0 66 £32,500 -13.33% 6
North Yorkshire -21 34 £39,250 +20.77% 12
East Yorkshire -3 14 £33,750 -15.63% 6
Windows Server
England

For the 6 months to 18 May 2022, 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.

1 340 (100.00%) Windows
2 211 (62.06%) Microsoft
3 201 (59.12%) Microsoft 365
4 198 (58.24%) Active Directory
5 146 (42.94%) Azure
6 137 (40.29%) VMware
7 109 (32.06%) VMware Infrastructure
8 104 (30.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 92 (27.06%) Social Skills
10 88 (25.88%) Windows 10
11 83 (24.41%) SCCM
12 80 (23.53%) Cisco
12 80 (23.53%) Firewall
13 78 (22.94%) SQL Server
14 76 (22.35%) Windows Server 2012
15 72 (21.18%) SLA
16 71 (20.88%) WAN
17 68 (20.00%) LAN
18 67 (19.71%) PowerShell
19 66 (19.41%) Hyper-V
19 66 (19.41%) Problem-Solving
20 64 (18.82%) Citrix
21 61 (17.94%) DNS
22 60 (17.65%) ITIL
22 60 (17.65%) AWS
23 59 (17.35%) SQL
24 57 (16.76%) Linux
25 56 (16.47%) DHCP
26 55 (16.18%) SharePoint
26 55 (16.18%) Microsoft Office

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 55 (16.18%) SharePoint
2 52 (15.29%) MS Exchange
3 21 (6.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (5.59%) IIS
5 10 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.59%) SAS
8 1 (0.29%) Apache
8 1 (0.29%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 55 (16.18%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.88%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.29%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.29%) Revit
Business Applications
1 7 (2.06%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.29%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 201 (59.12%) Microsoft 365
2 146 (42.94%) Azure
3 60 (17.65%) AWS
4 37 (10.88%) Azure Active Directory
5 24 (7.06%) OneDrive
6 14 (4.12%) Rubrik
7 11 (3.24%) Mimecast
8 8 (2.35%) GCP
8 8 (2.35%) SaaS
9 7 (2.06%) IaaS
10 5 (1.47%) Amazon ECS
10 5 (1.47%) PaaS
11 3 (0.88%) AWS CodeBuild
11 3 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.88%) GitHub
12 2 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.59%) AWS Fargate
12 2 (0.59%) Google Workspace
12 2 (0.59%) Serverless
13 1 (0.29%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 80 (23.53%) Firewall
2 71 (20.88%) WAN
3 68 (20.00%) LAN
4 61 (17.94%) DNS
5 56 (16.47%) DHCP
6 52 (15.29%) SAN
7 44 (12.94%) TCP/IP
8 39 (11.47%) VPN
9 35 (10.29%) Wireless
10 22 (6.47%) Remote Desktop
10 22 (6.47%) VLAN
11 15 (4.41%) VoIP
12 13 (3.82%) SD-WAN
13 12 (3.53%) Skype
14 9 (2.65%) Cisco ASA
14 9 (2.65%) Wi-Fi
15 7 (2.06%) Internet
15 7 (2.06%) NAS
15 7 (2.06%) SSL
16 4 (1.18%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (22.94%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.41%) MySQL
3 12 (3.53%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (2.06%) NoSQL
5 6 (1.76%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.29%) Big Data
7 1 (0.29%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.29%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 18 (5.29%) Git (software)
2 12 (3.53%) Octopus Deploy
3 11 (3.24%) TeamCity
4 10 (2.94%) Jenkins
5 7 (2.06%) Bitbucket
5 7 (2.06%) MSBuild
5 7 (2.06%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.59%) GitLab
General
1 92 (27.06%) Social Skills
2 44 (12.94%) Finance
3 17 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (4.12%) Organisational Skills
5 13 (3.82%) Retail
6 12 (3.53%) Law
7 11 (3.24%) Public Sector
8 10 (2.94%) Manufacturing
9 7 (2.06%) Presentation Skills
9 7 (2.06%) Tech for Good
10 6 (1.76%) Legal
11 5 (1.47%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 4 (1.18%) Italian Language
12 4 (1.18%) Local Government
13 3 (0.88%) Games
14 1 (0.29%) Automotive
14 1 (0.29%) Documentation Skills
14 1 (0.29%) Marketing
14 1 (0.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 98 (28.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 48 (14.12%) IT Engineer
3 41 (12.06%) IT Support
4 40 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 31 (9.12%) Analyst
6 25 (7.35%) IT Support Engineer
7 23 (6.76%) 2nd Line Support
8 21 (6.18%) Technical Engineer
9 16 (4.71%) Field Engineer
9 16 (4.71%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
9 16 (4.71%) Network Engineer
10 15 (4.41%) Operations Engineer
11 14 (4.12%) Support Analyst
12 13 (3.82%) 3rd Line Support
12 13 (3.82%) Administrator
12 13 (3.82%) Azure Engineer
13 12 (3.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 11 (3.24%) IT Technician
14 11 (3.24%) Senior IT Engineer
14 11 (3.24%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (6.76%) Web Services
2 10 (2.94%) .NET
3 3 (0.88%) LAMP
3 3 (0.88%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (0.59%) LDAP
4 2 (0.59%) Serverless Framework
5 1 (0.29%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.29%) COM
5 1 (0.29%) HTML
5 1 (0.29%) jQuery
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (0.29%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.18%) Data Centre
1 21 (6.18%) Data Protection Act
2 16 (4.71%) Management Information System
3 13 (3.82%) Driving Licence
4 11 (3.24%) User Experience
5 8 (2.35%) Mobile App
5 8 (2.35%) NHS
5 8 (2.35%) Replication
6 7 (2.06%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (1.76%) CMDB
7 6 (1.76%) Cyberattack
7 6 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.76%) EPoS
7 6 (1.76%) Public Cloud
7 6 (1.76%) Smartphone
8 5 (1.47%) Cyber Defence
8 5 (1.47%) Spread Betting
9 3 (0.88%) iPad
9 3 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.59%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 340 (100.00%) Windows
2 88 (25.88%) Windows 10
3 76 (22.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 57 (16.76%) Linux
5 43 (12.65%) Windows Server 2016
6 42 (12.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (7.65%) Windows Server 2019
8 17 (5.00%) Windows 7
9 14 (4.12%) Windows 8
10 10 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (2.65%) Mac OS
12 8 (2.35%) Unix
13 2 (0.59%) Amazon Linux
13 2 (0.59%) Android
13 2 (0.59%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.59%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.29%) SUSE
14 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (30.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 66 (19.41%) Problem-Solving
3 60 (17.65%) ITIL
4 40 (11.76%) DevOps
5 33 (9.71%) High Availability
6 28 (8.24%) Change Management
6 28 (8.24%) Disaster Recovery
6 28 (8.24%) Security Patching
7 26 (7.65%) Incident Management
8 25 (7.35%) Configuration Management
8 25 (7.35%) Migration
8 25 (7.35%) Remote Monitoring and Management
9 24 (7.06%) CI/CD
10 22 (6.47%) Information Security
11 21 (6.18%) Data Protection
12 19 (5.59%) Service Management
13 16 (4.71%) Project Delivery
13 16 (4.71%) Root Cause Analysis
14 15 (4.41%) Agile
14 15 (4.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (19.71%) PowerShell
2 59 (17.35%) SQL
3 9 (2.65%) T-SQL
3 9 (2.65%) VBA
3 9 (2.65%) VBScript
4 8 (2.35%) C#
5 7 (2.06%) Bash
5 7 (2.06%) Python
6 4 (1.18%) Bicep
7 2 (0.59%) Java
7 2 (0.59%) Perl
7 2 (0.59%) PHP
7 2 (0.59%) Ruby
8 1 (0.29%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.29%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 46 (13.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (6.47%) MCSA
3 21 (6.18%) CCNA
3 21 (6.18%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (5.00%) Degree
4 17 (5.00%) MCSE
5 13 (3.82%) CCNP
6 10 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (1.47%) A+ Certification
7 5 (1.47%) MCP
7 5 (1.47%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.18%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.88%) AWS Certification
9 3 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.59%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.29%) CCA
11 1 (0.29%) CCEA
11 1 (0.29%) CISM
11 1 (0.29%) CISSP
11 1 (0.29%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (21.18%) SLA
2 13 (3.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.06%) QA
4 5 (1.47%) Cyber Essentials
4 5 (1.47%) PCI DSS
5 4 (1.18%) ISO 9001
5 4 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 4 (1.18%) NCSC
6 3 (0.88%) GDPR
System Software
1 198 (58.24%) Active Directory
2 109 (32.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (19.41%) Hyper-V
4 31 (9.12%) vSphere
5 21 (6.18%) XenDesktop
6 20 (5.88%) XenApp
7 18 (5.29%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (2.65%) Terminal Services
9 6 (1.76%) Docker
9 6 (1.76%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.59%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 2 (0.59%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 2 (0.59%) NFS
11 1 (0.29%) KVM
11 1 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.29%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.29%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 83 (24.41%) SCCM
2 39 (11.47%) Microsoft Intune
3 34 (10.00%) SCOM
4 23 (6.76%) Terraform
5 14 (4.12%) NetBackup
6 11 (3.24%) Kubernetes
6 11 (3.24%) SCVMM
6 11 (3.24%) WSUS
7 10 (2.94%) Ansible
8 8 (2.35%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 7 (2.06%) FortiGate
10 5 (1.47%) Backup Exec
10 5 (1.47%) Puppet
11 4 (1.18%) Single Sign-On
12 2 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
12 2 (0.59%) XenMobile
13 1 (0.29%) Data Guard
13 1 (0.29%) HP SIM
13 1 (0.29%) vCenter Server
13 1 (0.29%) vRealize
Vendors
1 211 (62.06%) Microsoft
2 137 (40.29%) VMware
3 80 (23.53%) Cisco
4 64 (18.82%) Citrix
5 43 (12.65%) Veeam
6 28 (8.24%) HP
7 22 (6.47%) Dell
8 19 (5.59%) Commvault
9 15 (4.41%) Meraki
10 14 (4.12%) Kaseya
10 14 (4.12%) SolarWinds
10 14 (4.12%) Veritas
11 13 (3.82%) Oracle
12 11 (3.24%) Zscaler
13 9 (2.65%) EMC
14 7 (2.06%) Brocade
14 7 (2.06%) IBM
15 6 (1.76%) Aruba
15 6 (1.76%) Red Hat
16 5 (1.47%) 3PAR