Period
to 22 May 2019

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 22 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 42 51 40
Rank change year-on-year +9 -11 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 474 504 653
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 6.37% 5.22% 6.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.33% 27.92% 30.47%
Number of salaries quoted 423 475 598
Yorkshire median annual salary £36,000 £36,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.37% - +4.29%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £47,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1,673 1,805 2,143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 22.48% 18.71% 20.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,239 1,585 1,842
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £23,300 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%

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 22 May 2019.

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 22 May 2019. 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 +12 296 £37,500 +1.01% 20
South Yorkshire +25 108 £32,500 +14.04% 7
North Yorkshire -60 48 £38,750 +3.33% 6
East Yorkshire +3 13 £47,500 +31.30% 3
Windows Server
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2019, 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.

1 467 (98.52%) Windows
2 291 (61.39%) Active Directory
3 283 (59.70%) Microsoft
4 218 (45.99%) VMware
5 161 (33.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 150 (31.65%) Microsoft Azure
7 146 (30.80%) SQL
8 145 (30.59%) Office 365
9 136 (28.69%) SQL Server
10 132 (27.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 131 (27.64%) VMware Infrastructure
12 129 (27.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 129 (27.22%) ITIL
13 127 (26.79%) Hyper-V
14 122 (25.74%) Firewall
15 118 (24.89%) MS Exchange
16 115 (24.26%) DNS
16 115 (24.26%) SAN
17 90 (18.99%) DHCP
18 86 (18.14%) IIS
19 85 (17.93%) PowerShell
20 82 (17.30%) Cisco
21 81 (17.09%) WAN
22 77 (16.24%) Citrix
23 76 (16.03%) Microsoft Office
24 73 (15.40%) VPN
25 71 (14.98%) Problem-Solving
26 68 (14.35%) SCCM
27 67 (14.14%) LAN
28 65 (13.71%) Change Management

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
1 118 (24.89%) MS Exchange
2 86 (18.14%) IIS
3 52 (10.97%) SharePoint
4 42 (8.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 27 (5.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 27 (5.70%) Skype for Business
6 14 (2.95%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (1.27%) OpenEdge
9 5 (1.05%) Apache
9 5 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.84%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.63%) GlassFish
11 3 (0.63%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.42%) SAS
12 2 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.21%) Confluence
13 1 (0.21%) Oracle Spatial
13 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 76 (16.03%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.21%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 150 (31.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 145 (30.59%) Office 365
3 49 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (3.38%) SaaS
5 13 (2.74%) Azure Active Directory
6 10 (2.11%) IaaS
6 10 (2.11%) OneDrive
7 9 (1.90%) Power Platform
8 6 (1.27%) PaaS
9 4 (0.84%) Dynamics 365
10 3 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.63%) iPaaS
11 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.21%) Azure ExpressRoute
11 1 (0.21%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 122 (25.74%) Firewall
2 115 (24.26%) DNS
2 115 (24.26%) SAN
3 90 (18.99%) DHCP
4 81 (17.09%) WAN
5 73 (15.40%) VPN
6 67 (14.14%) LAN
7 33 (6.96%) TCP/IP
8 31 (6.54%) VLAN
9 26 (5.49%) MPLS
10 25 (5.27%) NAS
10 25 (5.27%) VoIP
11 23 (4.85%) Remote Desktop
12 21 (4.43%) NetScaler
12 21 (4.43%) Wi-Fi
12 21 (4.43%) Wireless
13 18 (3.80%) Cisco ASA
14 16 (3.38%) IPsec
15 14 (2.95%) Skype
16 12 (2.53%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (28.69%) SQL Server
2 34 (7.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (2.74%) Amazon RDS
4 12 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (2.11%) SQL Server 2016
5 10 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (1.90%) Power BI
6 9 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (1.48%) Relational Database
7 7 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.27%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.05%) MySQL
9 5 (1.05%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.42%) DB2
11 2 (0.42%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.21%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 34 (7.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (1.69%) Visual Studio Team System
3 5 (1.05%) Selenium
3 5 (1.05%) WebDriver
4 4 (0.84%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.84%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.63%) LINQPad
5 3 (0.63%) MSI
5 3 (0.63%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (0.63%) WiX
6 2 (0.42%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.42%) JIRA
6 2 (0.42%) Redmine
6 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.42%) Subversion
6 2 (0.42%) Trac
7 1 (0.21%) JMeter
7 1 (0.21%) TeamCity
General
1 44 (9.28%) Finance
2 12 (2.53%) Manufacturing
3 11 (2.32%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.11%) Legal
4 10 (2.11%) Retail
5 7 (1.48%) Law
6 5 (1.05%) Banking
6 5 (1.05%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.42%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.42%) Automotive
7 2 (0.42%) Marketing
8 1 (0.21%) Back Office
8 1 (0.21%) Military
Job Titles
1 93 (19.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 65 (13.71%) Analyst
3 51 (10.76%) IT Engineer
4 48 (10.13%) IT Support
4 48 (10.13%) Support Engineer
5 41 (8.65%) Support Analyst
6 35 (7.38%) 2nd Line Support
7 29 (6.12%) IT Manager
8 27 (5.70%) Windows Engineer
9 24 (5.06%) Administrator
9 24 (5.06%) Developer
10 23 (4.85%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 23 (4.85%) IT Support Engineer
11 21 (4.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 20 (4.22%) Systems Engineer
13 19 (4.01%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 18 (3.80%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 18 (3.80%) IT Analyst
14 18 (3.80%) Systems Administrator
15 16 (3.38%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (6.54%) .NET
2 29 (6.12%) SOAP
3 28 (5.91%) XML
4 22 (4.64%) HTML
5 20 (4.22%) ASP.NET
6 18 (3.80%) CSS
7 17 (3.59%) REST
7 17 (3.59%) WCF
8 11 (2.32%) JSON
9 9 (1.90%) .NET Framework
10 8 (1.69%) Web Services
11 7 (1.48%) Spring
12 3 (0.63%) X-Windows
13 2 (0.42%) EDI
13 2 (0.42%) SAML
13 2 (0.42%) WSH
14 1 (0.21%) Ajax
14 1 (0.21%) Java EE
14 1 (0.21%) jQuery
14 1 (0.21%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 51 (10.76%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (8.65%) Data Centre
3 33 (6.96%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (3.59%) Clustering
5 11 (2.32%) CMDB
6 10 (2.11%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (1.90%) NHS
8 8 (1.69%) Driving Licence
8 8 (1.69%) Private Cloud
9 7 (1.48%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.27%) HP Storage
11 4 (0.84%) User Experience
12 3 (0.63%) Fat Client
12 3 (0.63%) Replication
12 3 (0.63%) Thin Client
13 2 (0.42%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.42%) EPoS
13 2 (0.42%) PKI
13 2 (0.42%) Public Cloud
14 1 (0.21%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 467 (98.52%) Windows
2 161 (33.97%) Windows Server 2012
3 129 (27.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 61 (12.87%) Linux
5 58 (12.24%) Windows 10
6 46 (9.70%) Windows 7
7 25 (5.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (4.43%) Windows 8
9 15 (3.16%) Unix
9 15 (3.16%) Windows XP
10 8 (1.69%) Ubuntu
11 7 (1.48%) CentOS
12 6 (1.27%) Android
12 6 (1.27%) Mac OS
13 5 (1.05%) Debian
14 3 (0.63%) AIX
14 3 (0.63%) Solaris
15 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (27.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 129 (27.22%) ITIL
3 71 (14.98%) Problem-Solving
4 65 (13.71%) Change Management
5 57 (12.03%) DevOps
6 45 (9.49%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (8.44%) Migration
8 34 (7.17%) Server Management
9 32 (6.75%) Scrum
10 29 (6.12%) Service Delivery
11 28 (5.91%) Mentoring
12 27 (5.70%) Project Management
13 26 (5.49%) Service Management
14 23 (4.85%) E-Commerce
15 22 (4.64%) High Availability
16 20 (4.22%) Antivirus Management
16 20 (4.22%) Disaster Recovery
16 20 (4.22%) Hardware Maintenance
17 18 (3.80%) Deployment Automation
17 18 (3.80%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 146 (30.80%) SQL
2 85 (17.93%) PowerShell
3 32 (6.75%) C#
4 26 (5.49%) JavaScript
5 22 (4.64%) T-SQL
6 11 (2.32%) Python
7 9 (1.90%) PHP
7 9 (1.90%) Ruby
8 8 (1.69%) Perl
9 7 (1.48%) Bash Shell
10 5 (1.05%) Java
11 3 (0.63%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.42%) C
12 2 (0.42%) VB
12 2 (0.42%) VBScript
13 1 (0.21%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 54 (11.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (7.81%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (7.59%) CCNA
4 31 (6.54%) MCSA
4 31 (6.54%) MCSE
5 22 (4.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 19 (4.01%) Degree
7 17 (3.59%) ITIL Certification
8 14 (2.95%) Computer Science Degree
9 10 (2.11%) CCNP
10 9 (1.90%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (1.05%) SC Cleared
11 5 (1.05%) Security Cleared
12 3 (0.63%) CCA
12 3 (0.63%) MCITP
13 2 (0.42%) CCAA
13 2 (0.42%) DBS Check
13 2 (0.42%) MCP
13 2 (0.42%) VCP5
13 2 (0.42%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.12%) SLA
2 28 (5.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (2.74%) Cyber Essentials
4 11 (2.32%) GDPR
5 10 (2.11%) QA
6 8 (1.69%) PCI DSS
7 6 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 2 (0.42%) HL7
8 2 (0.42%) PMO
9 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 291 (61.39%) Active Directory
2 131 (27.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 127 (26.79%) Hyper-V
4 44 (9.28%) VMware ESXi
5 43 (9.07%) XenApp
6 40 (8.44%) vSphere
7 23 (4.85%) XenDesktop
8 22 (4.64%) Virtual Servers
9 21 (4.43%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 15 (3.16%) Docker
11 12 (2.53%) Microsoft App-V
12 10 (2.11%) Virtual Machines
13 6 (1.27%) Terminal Services
13 6 (1.27%) Xen
14 4 (0.84%) Virtual Desktop
15 2 (0.42%) Firmware
15 2 (0.42%) pfSense
16 1 (0.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 1 (0.21%) vCloud
16 1 (0.21%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 68 (14.35%) SCCM
2 37 (7.81%) WSUS
3 25 (5.27%) SCOM
4 20 (4.22%) Backup Exec
5 19 (4.01%) vCenter Server
6 17 (3.59%) Norton AntiVirus
7 11 (2.32%) XenMobile
8 10 (2.11%) Puppet
9 8 (1.69%) SCVMM
10 7 (1.48%) Ansible
10 7 (1.48%) SCOrch
11 6 (1.27%) SolarWinds Orion
12 5 (1.05%) MaaS360
13 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Clustering
13 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 4 (0.84%) NetBackup
14 3 (0.63%) Kubernetes
14 3 (0.63%) ZABBIX
15 2 (0.42%) Nessus
15 2 (0.42%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 283 (59.70%) Microsoft
2 218 (45.99%) VMware
3 82 (17.30%) Cisco
4 77 (16.24%) Citrix
5 51 (10.76%) HP
6 45 (9.49%) Veeam
7 34 (7.17%) Symantec
8 32 (6.75%) NetApp
9 22 (4.64%) Dell
10 14 (2.95%) McAfee
10 14 (2.95%) Oracle
10 14 (2.95%) SonicWALL
11 11 (2.32%) 3PAR
12 10 (2.11%) Altiris
12 10 (2.11%) Avaya
12 10 (2.11%) Meraki
13 9 (1.90%) arcserve
13 9 (1.90%) EMC
13 9 (1.90%) Palo Alto
13 9 (1.90%) Qualys