Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 29 45
Rank change year-on-year -7 +16 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 539 769 665
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.61% 7.10% 5.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.96% 34.94% 23.94%
Number of salaries quoted 505 678 625
Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.52% -5.71% +7.69%
10th Percentile £20,000 £21,000 £20,600
90th Percentile £50,000 £45,400 £50,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +1.33%

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 1,928 2,201 2,778
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 20.07% 20.33% 22.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1,692 1,874 2,317
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 17 January 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 17 January 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 -9 392 £35,000 -2.78% 55
North Yorkshire +10 80 £26,000 -5.45% 13
South Yorkshire -28 41 £32,500 +18.18% 14
East Yorkshire -7 17 £26,000 -7.14% 1
Windows Server
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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.

1 539 (100.00%) Windows
2 322 (59.74%) Microsoft
3 291 (53.99%) Active Directory
4 260 (48.24%) VMware
5 234 (43.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 218 (40.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 169 (31.35%) ITIL
8 168 (31.17%) VMware Infrastructure
9 154 (28.57%) Office 365
10 130 (24.12%) SCCM
11 127 (23.56%) SQL
12 124 (23.01%) SQL Server
13 114 (21.15%) MS Exchange
14 105 (19.48%) Cisco
14 105 (19.48%) Windows 7
15 97 (18.00%) Microsoft Azure
16 95 (17.63%) Firewall
17 89 (16.51%) Citrix
18 87 (16.14%) Hyper-V
19 86 (15.96%) SAN
19 86 (15.96%) DNS
20 84 (15.58%) Linux
20 84 (15.58%) SCOM
21 78 (14.47%) Microsoft Certification
22 74 (13.73%) WAN
23 69 (12.80%) LAN
23 69 (12.80%) PowerShell
24 67 (12.43%) DHCP
25 61 (11.32%) TCP/IP
26 60 (11.13%) 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
1 114 (21.15%) MS Exchange
2 45 (8.35%) SharePoint
3 39 (7.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 35 (6.49%) IIS
5 23 (4.27%) Exchange Server 2013
6 20 (3.71%) Skype for Business
7 15 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (1.30%) IBM Domino
8 7 (1.30%) IBM Notes
9 3 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.19%) Apache
11 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.19%) CMS
11 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.19%) JBoss
11 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
Applications
1 60 (11.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.19%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 154 (28.57%) Office 365
2 97 (18.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (7.05%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (2.41%) Azure Active Directory
4 13 (2.41%) SaaS
5 8 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.11%) OneDrive
7 5 (0.93%) IaaS
8 4 (0.74%) PaaS
9 2 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.37%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.19%) G Suite
10 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.19%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 95 (17.63%) Firewall
2 86 (15.96%) DNS
2 86 (15.96%) SAN
3 74 (13.73%) WAN
4 69 (12.80%) LAN
5 67 (12.43%) DHCP
6 61 (11.32%) TCP/IP
7 38 (7.05%) VPN
8 36 (6.68%) VoIP
9 26 (4.82%) Internet
10 25 (4.64%) MPLS
11 22 (4.08%) Network Security
12 18 (3.34%) VLAN
13 16 (2.97%) SMS
14 14 (2.60%) Remote Desktop
15 11 (2.04%) Skype
16 9 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
17 8 (1.48%) iSCSI
17 8 (1.48%) NAS
18 7 (1.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (23.01%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.90%) Azure SQL Database
3 20 (3.71%) Oracle Database
4 17 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (2.04%) Amazon RDS
7 9 (1.67%) Oracle Database 12c
7 9 (1.67%) SQL Server 2016
8 7 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (1.11%) SQL Server 2014
10 5 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (0.74%) MySQL
11 4 (0.74%) Power BI
12 3 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (0.56%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.19%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.19%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (3.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (1.86%) Visual Studio Team System
3 6 (1.11%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (0.74%) Selenium
5 3 (0.56%) Ant
5 3 (0.56%) Eclipse
5 3 (0.56%) HP UFT
5 3 (0.56%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.56%) LoadRunner
5 3 (0.56%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (0.56%) SoapUI
5 3 (0.56%) SpecFlow
5 3 (0.56%) TestNG
6 2 (0.37%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.37%) JIRA
6 2 (0.37%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.19%) MSI
7 1 (0.19%) Subversion
7 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.19%) WebDriver
General
1 56 (10.39%) Finance
2 15 (2.78%) Billing
2 15 (2.78%) Military
3 14 (2.60%) Retail
4 12 (2.23%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.30%) Advertising
6 6 (1.11%) Legal
7 5 (0.93%) Law
8 4 (0.74%) Marketing
9 3 (0.56%) Back Office
9 3 (0.56%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.19%) French Language
10 1 (0.19%) German Language
10 1 (0.19%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 103 (19.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 91 (16.88%) Support Engineer
3 88 (16.33%) Analyst
4 69 (12.80%) Support Analyst
5 68 (12.62%) 2nd Line Support
6 64 (11.87%) IT Support
7 53 (9.83%) Windows Engineer
8 51 (9.46%) IT Engineer
9 44 (8.16%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 39 (7.24%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 36 (6.68%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
12 34 (6.31%) Infrastructure Support
13 33 (6.12%) 1st/2nd Line Support
14 29 (5.38%) Server Engineer
15 28 (5.19%) IT Support Engineer
16 27 (5.01%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
17 26 (4.82%) IT Analyst
17 26 (4.82%) SCCM Engineer
17 26 (4.82%) VMware Engineer
18 25 (4.64%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (3.71%) .NET
2 7 (1.30%) Middleware
3 6 (1.11%) Java EE
3 6 (1.11%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (0.93%) ODBC
5 3 (0.56%) Web Services
6 2 (0.37%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.37%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.19%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.19%) CPAN
7 1 (0.19%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.19%) JSON
7 1 (0.19%) WPF
7 1 (0.19%) WSH
7 1 (0.19%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 28 (5.19%) Data Centre
1 28 (5.19%) Replication
2 20 (3.71%) Clustering
3 19 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (2.97%) Fat Client
4 16 (2.97%) Thin Client
5 11 (2.04%) PKI
6 8 (1.48%) Driving Licence
7 5 (0.93%) iPad
8 4 (0.74%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.56%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.56%) Handset
9 3 (0.56%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.37%) EPoS
10 2 (0.37%) HP Storage
10 2 (0.37%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Licensing
10 2 (0.37%) PlayStation
10 2 (0.37%) PMI
10 2 (0.37%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 539 (100.00%) Windows
2 234 (43.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 218 (40.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 105 (19.48%) Windows 7
5 84 (15.58%) Linux
6 55 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 52 (9.65%) Windows 10
8 36 (6.68%) Windows 8
9 27 (5.01%) Unix
10 20 (3.71%) Windows XP
11 9 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (1.30%) Mac OS X
13 6 (1.11%) Android
13 6 (1.11%) Solaris
14 5 (0.93%) CentOS
14 5 (0.93%) Mac OS
14 5 (0.93%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.56%) AIX
15 3 (0.56%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (31.35%) ITIL
2 54 (10.02%) Disaster Recovery
3 41 (7.61%) Project Management
4 34 (6.31%) Incident Management
5 33 (6.12%) Server Virtualisation
6 32 (5.94%) Coaching
6 32 (5.94%) Mentoring
7 27 (5.01%) Process Improvement
8 25 (4.64%) Configuration Management
8 25 (4.64%) Migration
8 25 (4.64%) Time Management
9 22 (4.08%) Service Delivery
10 21 (3.90%) Continuous Improvement
11 20 (3.71%) Load Balancing
11 20 (3.71%) Release Management
12 19 (3.53%) Presales
13 18 (3.34%) DevOps
14 17 (3.15%) People Management
15 16 (2.97%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (2.97%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 127 (23.56%) SQL
2 69 (12.80%) PowerShell
3 10 (1.86%) Bash Shell
4 8 (1.48%) T-SQL
5 7 (1.30%) PL/SQL
5 7 (1.30%) Python
6 6 (1.11%) C#
6 6 (1.11%) Java
7 5 (0.93%) Perl
7 5 (0.93%) VB.NET
8 4 (0.74%) Bourne shell
8 4 (0.74%) C
9 3 (0.56%) F#
9 3 (0.56%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.37%) ABAP
11 1 (0.19%) Ruby
11 1 (0.19%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 78 (14.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 57 (10.58%) MCSE
3 41 (7.61%) MCSA
4 35 (6.49%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (5.19%) ITIL Certification
6 23 (4.27%) Security Cleared
7 22 (4.08%) CCNA
8 20 (3.71%) SC Cleared
9 19 (3.53%) Degree
10 14 (2.60%) MCITP
11 13 (2.41%) MCP
12 4 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.56%) CCNP
13 3 (0.56%) MCDBA
13 3 (0.56%) MCTS
14 2 (0.37%) AWS Certification
14 2 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 2 (0.37%) PMI Certification
15 1 (0.19%) DBS Check
15 1 (0.19%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (8.53%) SLA
2 9 (1.67%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.93%) GDPR
5 4 (0.74%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.37%) QA
System Software
1 291 (53.99%) Active Directory
2 168 (31.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 87 (16.14%) Hyper-V
4 57 (10.58%) vSphere
5 49 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
6 40 (7.42%) XenApp
6 40 (7.42%) XenDesktop
7 13 (2.41%) Terminal Services
7 13 (2.41%) XenServer
8 11 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (1.11%) Virtual Desktop
10 5 (0.93%) OpenSIPS
10 5 (0.93%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (0.74%) Docker
12 3 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.37%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.19%) DFS Replication
14 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.19%) vCloud
14 1 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 130 (24.12%) SCCM
2 84 (15.58%) SCOM
3 23 (4.27%) vCenter Server
4 21 (3.90%) SCDPM
5 19 (3.53%) WSUS
6 15 (2.78%) Backup Exec
7 10 (1.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 9 (1.67%) ServiceCenter
9 7 (1.30%) Data Guard
9 7 (1.30%) Norton AntiVirus
10 6 (1.11%) Oracle RMAN
11 5 (0.93%) AirWatch
11 5 (0.93%) DameWare
12 3 (0.56%) FortiGate
12 3 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
12 3 (0.56%) Perfmon
12 3 (0.56%) Puppet
13 2 (0.37%) LiteSpeed
13 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Intune
13 2 (0.37%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 322 (59.74%) Microsoft
2 260 (48.24%) VMware
3 105 (19.48%) Cisco
4 89 (16.51%) Citrix
5 49 (9.09%) HP
6 34 (6.31%) NetApp
7 31 (5.75%) Veeam
8 27 (5.01%) Oracle
9 23 (4.27%) Hitachi
10 21 (3.90%) Avaya
11 17 (3.15%) Dell
12 15 (2.78%) Apple
12 15 (2.78%) Google
12 15 (2.78%) Xerox
13 11 (2.04%) Red Hat
13 11 (2.04%) Symantec
14 10 (1.86%) CommVault
15 9 (1.67%) Sophos
16 8 (1.48%) Brocade
16 8 (1.48%) CheckPoint