Period
to 26 February 2020

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 26 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
26 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 37 38 44
Rank change year-on-year +1 +6 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 347 436 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.68% 5.95% 5.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.92% 28.11% 28.07%
Number of salaries quoted 293 382 496
Yorkshire median annual salary £39,500 £36,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.72% +10.77% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,289 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £51,250 £48,750
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 1,200 1,551 1,892
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 19.63% 21.17% 18.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,018 1,236 1,676
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,250 £22,750 £21,963
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +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 26 February 2020.

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 26 February 2020. 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 -5 213 £39,500 +8.22% 70
North Yorkshire +26 72 £40,000 -5.88% 22
South Yorkshire -1 51 £35,750 +5.15% 22
East Yorkshire +15 8 £37,028 +57.57%
Windows Server
England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2020, 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.

1 347 (100.00%) Windows
2 212 (61.10%) Microsoft
3 211 (60.81%) Active Directory
4 176 (50.72%) VMware
5 133 (38.33%) Office 365
6 121 (34.87%) Azure
7 115 (33.14%) VMware Infrastructure
8 104 (29.97%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 95 (27.38%) ITIL
10 88 (25.36%) Windows Server 2008
11 85 (24.50%) Windows Server 2012
12 82 (23.63%) SQL Server
13 72 (20.75%) DNS
14 67 (19.31%) Firewall
14 67 (19.31%) Hyper-V
15 65 (18.73%) Windows 10
16 64 (18.44%) DHCP
17 58 (16.71%) Linux
17 58 (16.71%) Cisco
17 58 (16.71%) Citrix
18 57 (16.43%) SCCM
19 56 (16.14%) Microsoft Office
20 54 (15.56%) MS Exchange
21 51 (14.70%) SQL
22 50 (14.41%) AWS
23 48 (13.83%) PowerShell
23 48 (13.83%) IIS
24 46 (13.26%) Microsoft Certification
25 44 (12.68%) WAN
26 41 (11.82%) LAN

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 54 (15.56%) MS Exchange
2 48 (13.83%) IIS
3 36 (10.37%) Skype for Business
4 30 (8.65%) SharePoint
5 23 (6.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 20 (5.76%) Exchange Server 2010
7 13 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.15%) Confluence
9 3 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.58%) Apache
11 1 (0.29%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.29%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.29%) OpenEdge
11 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 56 (16.14%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (2.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (2.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.86%) Carpe Diem
1 3 (0.86%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (0.86%) Elite 3E
2 2 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.29%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.29%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 133 (38.33%) Office 365
2 121 (34.87%) Azure
3 50 (14.41%) AWS
4 17 (4.90%) IaaS
5 15 (4.32%) SaaS
6 14 (4.03%) Azure Active Directory
7 11 (3.17%) PaaS
8 7 (2.02%) Amazon ECS
8 7 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (1.73%) Amazon Cognito
9 6 (1.73%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (1.73%) Amazon ELB
9 6 (1.73%) Amazon S3
9 6 (1.73%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (1.73%) AWS CodeCommit
9 6 (1.73%) AWS CodeDeploy
9 6 (1.73%) AWS Lambda
9 6 (1.73%) Route 53
9 6 (1.73%) Serverless
9 6 (1.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 72 (20.75%) DNS
2 67 (19.31%) Firewall
3 64 (18.44%) DHCP
4 44 (12.68%) WAN
5 41 (11.82%) LAN
6 39 (11.24%) VPN
7 35 (10.09%) SAN
8 34 (9.80%) TCP/IP
9 24 (6.92%) Skype
10 22 (6.34%) VoIP
10 22 (6.34%) Wireless
11 18 (5.19%) MPLS
12 14 (4.03%) VLAN
13 13 (3.75%) Remote Desktop
13 13 (3.75%) Wi-Fi
14 7 (2.02%) Asterisk PBX
15 6 (1.73%) ISDN
16 5 (1.44%) Internet
16 5 (1.44%) Intrusion Detection
16 5 (1.44%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (23.63%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.05%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (2.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 6 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.44%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (1.15%) Power BI
7 3 (0.86%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (0.86%) Data Lake
7 3 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.86%) MySQL
7 3 (0.86%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.58%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (0.58%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.58%) MS Access
8 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.29%) Informix
9 1 (0.29%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (6.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (3.17%) Git (software)
3 10 (2.88%) JIRA
3 10 (2.88%) Postman
4 9 (2.59%) Jenkins
4 9 (2.59%) LINQPad
5 6 (1.73%) Maven
5 6 (1.73%) SonarQube
6 3 (0.86%) Selenium
6 3 (0.86%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.58%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.58%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.29%) GitLab
8 1 (0.29%) MSI
8 1 (0.29%) Robot Framework
8 1 (0.29%) Subversion
8 1 (0.29%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.29%) WiX
General
1 37 (10.66%) Finance
2 18 (5.19%) Retail
3 15 (4.32%) Marketing
4 13 (3.75%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.17%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.73%) Games
6 6 (1.73%) Public Sector
7 5 (1.44%) Law
8 4 (1.15%) Local Government
9 3 (0.86%) Advertising
9 3 (0.86%) Banking
9 3 (0.86%) Legal
9 3 (0.86%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.29%) Billing
10 1 (0.29%) Electronics
10 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 82 (23.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 42 (12.10%) Analyst
2 42 (12.10%) Support Engineer
3 33 (9.51%) IT Support
4 31 (8.93%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 28 (8.07%) IT Engineer
6 27 (7.78%) 3rd Line Support
7 24 (6.92%) Infrastructure Support
8 22 (6.34%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 20 (5.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 20 (5.76%) Windows Engineer
10 19 (5.48%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
10 19 (5.48%) Architect
10 19 (5.48%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 17 (4.90%) 2nd Line Support
11 17 (4.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 15 (4.32%) Systems Engineer
12 15 (4.32%) Technical Engineer
13 14 (4.03%) IT Support Engineer
13 14 (4.03%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.88%) Web Services
2 7 (2.02%) .NET
2 7 (2.02%) Node.js
3 6 (1.73%) YAML
4 5 (1.44%) JSON
5 4 (1.15%) REST
6 3 (0.86%) ODBC
7 2 (0.58%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.58%) COM
7 2 (0.58%) HTML
8 1 (0.29%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.29%) CSS
8 1 (0.29%) CSS3
8 1 (0.29%) HTML5
8 1 (0.29%) RESTful
8 1 (0.29%) SOAP
8 1 (0.29%) Spring
8 1 (0.29%) Spring Boot
8 1 (0.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.34%) Data Centre
2 17 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.90%) Self-Motivation
3 13 (3.75%) Driving Licence
4 8 (2.31%) Clustering
4 8 (2.31%) e-Learning
4 8 (2.31%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.31%) Public Cloud
4 8 (2.31%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (2.02%) IVR
6 6 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.73%) Virtual Team
7 5 (1.44%) CMDB
7 5 (1.44%) Fat Client
7 5 (1.44%) Private Cloud
7 5 (1.44%) Thin Client
8 3 (0.86%) Mainframe
8 3 (0.86%) Replication
9 2 (0.58%) Handset
9 2 (0.58%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 347 (100.00%) Windows
2 88 (25.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 85 (24.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 65 (18.73%) Windows 10
5 58 (16.71%) Linux
6 30 (8.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (7.78%) Windows 7
7 27 (7.78%) Windows 8
8 14 (4.03%) Apple iOS
9 10 (2.88%) Unix
10 7 (2.02%) Android
11 6 (1.73%) Mac OS
11 6 (1.73%) Mac OS X
12 4 (1.15%) Solaris
13 3 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.86%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.58%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.58%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.29%) CentOS
15 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (29.97%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 95 (27.38%) ITIL
3 39 (11.24%) DevOps
4 34 (9.80%) Problem-Solving
4 34 (9.80%) Project Delivery
5 29 (8.36%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (8.07%) Change Management
7 25 (7.20%) Configuration Management
7 25 (7.20%) Service Delivery
8 19 (5.48%) Mentoring
9 16 (4.61%) Migration
10 15 (4.32%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (4.32%) Scrum
10 15 (4.32%) Time Management
11 14 (4.03%) Proactive Monitoring
11 14 (4.03%) Tech Ops
12 13 (3.75%) Server Management
12 13 (3.75%) Virtual Infrastructure
13 12 (3.46%) Software Testing
13 12 (3.46%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (14.70%) SQL
2 48 (13.83%) PowerShell
3 15 (4.32%) C#
4 14 (4.03%) Java
5 7 (2.02%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.73%) Bash Shell
7 3 (0.86%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.58%) Perl
8 2 (0.58%) Python
8 2 (0.58%) VBA
9 1 (0.29%) C
9 1 (0.29%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 46 (13.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (7.20%) MCSE
3 23 (6.63%) MCSA
4 18 (5.19%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (4.90%) CCNA
6 11 (3.17%) SC Cleared
6 11 (3.17%) Security Cleared
7 10 (2.88%) CCNP
7 10 (2.88%) Degree
7 10 (2.88%) MCP
8 8 (2.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (2.02%) Avaya Certification
9 7 (2.02%) ISEB
10 5 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (1.44%) MCITP
11 4 (1.15%) TOGAF Certification
12 3 (0.86%) DBS Check
13 2 (0.58%) CISM
13 2 (0.58%) CISSP
13 2 (0.58%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.49%) SLA
2 19 (5.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.88%) QA
4 8 (2.31%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 6 (1.73%) Actionable Recommendations
6 3 (0.86%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.29%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.29%) GDPR
8 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 211 (60.81%) Active Directory
2 115 (33.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (19.31%) Hyper-V
4 36 (10.37%) VMware ESXi
5 26 (7.49%) vSphere
5 26 (7.49%) XenApp
6 15 (4.32%) Docker
7 12 (3.46%) VMware NSX
8 6 (1.73%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 6 (1.73%) Terminal Services
9 4 (1.15%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (0.86%) BitLocker
10 3 (0.86%) Virtual Desktop
10 3 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.58%) KVM
11 2 (0.58%) Xen
11 2 (0.58%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.29%) Firmware
12 1 (0.29%) Postfix
12 1 (0.29%) Squid
Systems Management
1 57 (16.43%) SCCM
2 29 (8.36%) WSUS
3 25 (7.20%) Microsoft Intune
4 16 (4.61%) Ansible
5 15 (4.32%) Kubernetes
6 12 (3.46%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (2.02%) Puppet
7 7 (2.02%) SCOM
7 7 (2.02%) vCenter Server
8 5 (1.44%) Terraform
9 4 (1.15%) Nessus
9 4 (1.15%) PaperCut
10 3 (0.86%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.86%) OpenView
10 3 (0.86%) SCVMM
11 2 (0.58%) AirWatch
11 2 (0.58%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (0.58%) EMC VPLEX
11 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 2 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 212 (61.10%) Microsoft
2 176 (50.72%) VMware
3 58 (16.71%) Cisco
3 58 (16.71%) Citrix
4 25 (7.20%) Veeam
5 16 (4.61%) HP
6 11 (3.17%) Dell
7 10 (2.88%) Avaya
8 9 (2.59%) Apple
9 7 (2.02%) BT
9 7 (2.02%) CheckPoint
9 7 (2.02%) Genesys
9 7 (2.02%) Meraki
9 7 (2.02%) Oracle
9 7 (2.02%) Verint
10 6 (1.73%) Asigra
10 6 (1.73%) Mitel
10 6 (1.73%) ServiceNow
10 6 (1.73%) Siemens
11 4 (1.15%) Red Hat