Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 43 30
Rank change year-on-year -5 -13 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 483 615 820
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.26% 5.94% 7.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.14% 27.42% 31.24%
Number of salaries quoted 444 559 725
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,375 £32,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -8.45% +4.41%
10th Percentile £23,075 £21,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% -

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 1,848 2,243 2,625
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 20.13% 21.65% 22.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,589 1,854 2,160
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% -2.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 16 August 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 16 August 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 -13 318 £37,500 +7.14% 50
North Yorkshire +20 81 £40,000 +10.34% 6
South Yorkshire +22 66 £33,563 +11.88% 14
East Yorkshire +8 16 £36,176 +39.14% 4
Windows Server
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 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.

1 476 (98.55%) Windows
2 322 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 291 (60.25%) Microsoft
4 239 (49.48%) VMware
5 161 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 150 (31.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 144 (29.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 132 (27.33%) ITIL
9 130 (26.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 126 (26.09%) Office 365
11 114 (23.60%) SQL
12 111 (22.98%) DNS
13 110 (22.77%) MS Exchange
13 110 (22.77%) Microsoft Azure
14 105 (21.74%) SQL Server
15 104 (21.53%) SCCM
16 99 (20.50%) Microsoft Office
16 99 (20.50%) SAN
17 95 (19.67%) Cisco
18 94 (19.46%) DHCP
19 79 (16.36%) Linux
20 77 (15.94%) Citrix
21 75 (15.53%) PowerShell
22 72 (14.91%) Finance
23 71 (14.70%) Microsoft Certification
24 70 (14.49%) Windows 7
25 68 (14.08%) TCP/IP
26 64 (13.25%) Firewall
27 60 (12.42%) Windows 10
28 59 (12.22%) VMware ESXi

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
1 110 (22.77%) MS Exchange
2 55 (11.39%) Exchange Server 2013
3 50 (10.35%) IIS
4 47 (9.73%) SharePoint
5 42 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 28 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2007
7 23 (4.76%) Skype for Business
8 12 (2.48%) Elasticsearch
9 10 (2.07%) Apache
10 9 (1.86%) Tomcat
11 6 (1.24%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (0.62%) Confluence
13 3 (0.62%) IBM Notes
13 3 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.41%) CloudStack
14 2 (0.41%) IBM Domino
14 2 (0.41%) JBoss
14 2 (0.41%) OpenStack
Applications
1 99 (20.50%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (2.48%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.04%) Veritas eDiscovery
2 4 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.62%) Carpe Diem
3 3 (0.62%) Elite 3E
4 2 (0.41%) Relativity
4 2 (0.41%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.21%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.21%) Lawson
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.21%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.21%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 126 (26.09%) Office 365
2 110 (22.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 48 (9.94%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (3.11%) Azure Active Directory
4 15 (3.11%) Cloud Computing
4 15 (3.11%) Dynamics 365
5 12 (2.48%) SaaS
6 9 (1.86%) IaaS
7 7 (1.45%) OneDrive
8 6 (1.24%) Mimecast
9 5 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (1.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.62%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (0.62%) Serverless
11 2 (0.41%) G Suite
12 1 (0.21%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 111 (22.98%) DNS
2 99 (20.50%) SAN
3 94 (19.46%) DHCP
4 68 (14.08%) TCP/IP
5 64 (13.25%) Firewall
6 51 (10.56%) VPN
7 49 (10.14%) LAN
8 44 (9.11%) WAN
9 31 (6.42%) Internet
10 24 (4.97%) VoIP
11 19 (3.93%) NAS
12 18 (3.73%) Remote Desktop
13 15 (3.11%) Cisco ASA
13 15 (3.11%) Wi-Fi
14 14 (2.90%) MPLS
14 14 (2.90%) Skype
15 13 (2.69%) iSCSI
16 12 (2.48%) IPsec
16 12 (2.48%) SMTP
17 11 (2.28%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (1.45%) MySQL
4 7 (1.45%) Oracle Database
4 7 (1.45%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (1.24%) SQL Server 2016
6 5 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (1.04%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.41%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (0.41%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.41%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.21%) Firebird
8 1 (0.21%) Power BI
8 1 (0.21%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.21%) Redis
Development Applications
1 20 (4.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (1.66%) Git (software)
2 8 (1.66%) Selenium
3 6 (1.24%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.04%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.83%) Cucumber
5 4 (0.83%) JMeter
5 4 (0.83%) WebDriver
6 3 (0.62%) Ant
6 3 (0.62%) GitLab
6 3 (0.62%) JIRA
6 3 (0.62%) SonarQube
6 3 (0.62%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.41%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.21%) TeamCity
General
1 72 (14.91%) Finance
2 40 (8.28%) Marketing
3 26 (5.38%) Retail
4 21 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 17 (3.52%) Manufacturing
6 9 (1.86%) Law
7 7 (1.45%) Legal
8 4 (0.83%) Back Office
8 4 (0.83%) Electronics
9 3 (0.62%) Advertising
9 3 (0.62%) Billing
9 3 (0.62%) Military
10 2 (0.41%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.21%) Banking
11 1 (0.21%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 106 (21.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 105 (21.74%) Support Engineer
3 67 (13.87%) Analyst
4 48 (9.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 44 (9.11%) IT Support
6 40 (8.28%) 3rd Line Support
7 37 (7.66%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 33 (6.83%) Infrastructure Support
8 33 (6.83%) IT Engineer
9 31 (6.42%) Administrator
10 27 (5.59%) Team Leader
11 26 (5.38%) IT Support Engineer
11 26 (5.38%) Support Analyst
11 26 (5.38%) Windows Engineer
12 25 (5.18%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
13 24 (4.97%) 2nd Line Support
13 24 (4.97%) Infrastructure Team Leader
14 23 (4.76%) Applications Support
14 23 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 23 (4.76%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.31%) .NET
2 12 (2.48%) Web Services
3 9 (1.86%) HTML
4 7 (1.45%) XML
5 6 (1.24%) Elastic Stack
5 6 (1.24%) Lucene
5 6 (1.24%) SAML
6 5 (1.04%) Middleware
7 4 (0.83%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.62%) ODBC
9 2 (0.41%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.41%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.41%) HTML5
9 2 (0.41%) jQuery
9 2 (0.41%) TAPI
9 2 (0.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (0.21%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.21%) EDI
10 1 (0.21%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 52 (10.77%) Data Centre
2 30 (6.21%) Management Information System
3 26 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (3.73%) Public Cloud
4 18 (3.73%) Replication
5 16 (3.31%) Clustering
6 15 (3.11%) Driving Licence
7 12 (2.48%) NHS
8 11 (2.28%) Client/Server
8 11 (2.28%) iPhone
9 9 (1.86%) EMC VNX
10 8 (1.66%) Blackberry
10 8 (1.66%) iPad
10 8 (1.66%) PKI
11 7 (1.45%) EPoS
12 6 (1.24%) CCTV
12 6 (1.24%) Computer Science
12 6 (1.24%) Learning Management System
13 5 (1.04%) Handset
14 4 (0.83%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 476 (98.55%) Windows
2 150 (31.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 144 (29.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 79 (16.36%) Linux
5 70 (14.49%) Windows 7
6 60 (12.42%) Windows 10
7 33 (6.83%) Windows Server 2003
8 29 (6.00%) Windows 8
9 13 (2.69%) Windows XP
10 12 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (1.86%) Android
12 6 (1.24%) HPUX
12 6 (1.24%) Windows 2000 Server
13 5 (1.04%) Apple iOS
13 5 (1.04%) Unix
13 5 (1.04%) Windows Phone
14 3 (0.62%) AIX
15 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (27.33%) ITIL
2 130 (26.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 56 (11.59%) Disaster Recovery
4 50 (10.35%) Problem-Solving
5 42 (8.70%) Mentoring
6 37 (7.66%) Migration
7 34 (7.04%) Coaching
8 27 (5.59%) Business Continuity
8 27 (5.59%) Change Control
8 27 (5.59%) DevOps
9 26 (5.38%) Information Security
9 26 (5.38%) Patch Management
10 24 (4.97%) ERP
10 24 (4.97%) Service Management
11 23 (4.76%) Performance Management
12 20 (4.14%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (4.14%) Antivirus Management
12 20 (4.14%) High Availability
12 20 (4.14%) Project Management
12 20 (4.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 114 (23.60%) SQL
2 75 (15.53%) PowerShell
3 34 (7.04%) T-SQL
4 16 (3.31%) C#
5 14 (2.90%) JavaScript
6 8 (1.66%) Java
7 6 (1.24%) Bash Shell
7 6 (1.24%) Python
7 6 (1.24%) VB
7 6 (1.24%) VBA
8 5 (1.04%) C
8 5 (1.04%) Ruby
9 3 (0.62%) VBScript
10 2 (0.41%) JCL
10 2 (0.41%) VB6
11 1 (0.21%) Perl
Qualifications
1 71 (14.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 47 (9.73%) MCSE
3 43 (8.90%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (6.83%) MCSA
5 29 (6.00%) Degree
6 25 (5.18%) CCNA
7 18 (3.73%) Security Cleared
8 17 (3.52%) ITIL Certification
9 16 (3.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 13 (2.69%) SC Cleared
11 6 (1.24%) Computer Science Degree
11 6 (1.24%) VCP5
12 5 (1.04%) Citrix Certification
13 4 (0.83%) BC Cleared
13 4 (0.83%) CCNP
14 3 (0.62%) AWS Certification
14 3 (0.62%) ISEB
14 3 (0.62%) MCITP
14 3 (0.62%) MCP
14 3 (0.62%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (10.77%) SLA
2 19 (3.93%) PCI DSS
3 12 (2.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 6 (1.24%) QA
5 4 (0.83%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.62%) GDPR
7 2 (0.41%) HL7
8 1 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.21%) IASME
8 1 (0.21%) PMO
8 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 322 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 161 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (12.22%) VMware ESXi
4 51 (10.56%) Hyper-V
5 39 (8.07%) vSphere
5 39 (8.07%) XenApp
6 29 (6.00%) XenDesktop
7 18 (3.73%) Firmware
8 15 (3.11%) Docker
8 15 (3.11%) Terminal Services
8 15 (3.11%) Virtual Machines
8 15 (3.11%) Virtual Servers
9 12 (2.48%) Microsoft App-V
10 10 (2.07%) XenServer
11 4 (0.83%) Virtual Desktop
12 2 (0.41%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.21%) vCloud
13 1 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 104 (21.53%) SCCM
2 47 (9.73%) vCenter Server
3 35 (7.25%) SCOM
4 23 (4.76%) WSUS
5 18 (3.73%) Microsoft Clustering
6 13 (2.69%) Single Sign-On
7 11 (2.28%) Backup Exec
7 11 (2.28%) Puppet
8 10 (2.07%) AirWatch
8 10 (2.07%) NetBackup
9 9 (1.86%) SCDPM
9 9 (1.86%) Terraform
10 8 (1.66%) Ansible
10 8 (1.66%) vRealize
11 7 (1.45%) Nagios
11 7 (1.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 6 (1.24%) Microsoft Intune
12 6 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
12 6 (1.24%) SCOrch
12 6 (1.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 291 (60.25%) Microsoft
2 239 (49.48%) VMware
3 95 (19.67%) Cisco
4 77 (15.94%) Citrix
5 36 (7.45%) HP
6 35 (7.25%) Veeam
7 20 (4.14%) Symantec
8 18 (3.73%) NetApp
9 17 (3.52%) EMC
10 12 (2.48%) Oracle
11 11 (2.28%) CommVault
11 11 (2.28%) Google
12 10 (2.07%) Dell
13 9 (1.86%) Apple
13 9 (1.86%) Kaspersky
13 9 (1.86%) Sophos
14 8 (1.66%) Blue Prism
14 8 (1.66%) Capita
14 8 (1.66%) Hitachi
14 8 (1.66%) Meraki