The table below looks at the statistics for the Windows Server Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Server Specialist
Rank 865 850 870
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Server Specialist 5 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.005% 0.006% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.006% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 4
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £40,500 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,750 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,750 £39,250
% change year-on-year
-4.19% +6.36%
Windows Server Specialist
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101684 96224 107055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.37% 94.23% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 83079 80543 92244
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Windows Server Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server Specialist in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Windows Server Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in England

Windows Server Specialist
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server Specialist across the England region.

Windows Server Specialist Salary Trend in England

Windows Server Specialist
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server Specialist across the England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Windows Server Specialist Salary Histogram in England

Windows Server Specialist
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -10 3 £65,000 +36.84%
South East -4 1 £40,000 -42.85%
North West -13 1 - -
Windows Server Specialist
UK

Windows Server Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Windows Server Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Windows Server Specialist in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) SCCM
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (50.00%) WSUS
3 4 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (37.50%) DHCP
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) Citrix
4 3 (37.50%) IIS
4 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (37.50%) Clustering
4 3 (37.50%) Banking
5 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (25.00%) IronPort
5 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
5 2 (25.00%) Software Distribution
5 2 (25.00%) SCOM
5 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (25.00%) Intel
5 2 (25.00%) Websense
5 2 (25.00%) MOM
5 2 (25.00%) ARCserve
5 2 (25.00%) McAfee

Windows Server Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Windows Server Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Windows Server Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) IIS
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (37.50%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) SMS
4 1 (12.50%) NAS
4 1 (12.50%) SNMP
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MSI
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Statistics
2 1 (12.50%) CMDB
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Software Distribution
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) Benchmarking
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (12.50%) VCP5
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (12.50%) vSphere
4 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) WSUS
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) SCOM
2 2 (25.00%) MOM
2 2 (25.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Intel
3 2 (25.00%) McAfee
3 2 (25.00%) Websense
3 2 (25.00%) IronPort
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) HP