The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Windows Server Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Engineer
Rank 745 808 730
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -78
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Server Engineer 137 156 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.15% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.15% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 107 150 229
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,250 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+0.75% -2.94%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
86446 102226 109753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.57% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 71817 85217 90858
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Windows Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Windows Server Engineer in the job title.

Windows Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Windows Server Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server Engineer within the UK.

Windows Server Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Windows Server Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server Engineer over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 within the UK.

Windows Server Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Windows Server Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +44 135 £37,500 - 17
London +23 37 £47,500 +11.76% 1
South East +42 23 £25,000 -35.06% 8
North West -8 20 £37,500 +36.36% 2
Yorkshire +32 17 £37,500 +4.89%
South West +23 17 £32,250 +4.03% 2
Berkshire +62 16 £25,000 -37.50%
Reading +37 16 £25,000 -37.50%
Merseyside +2 15 £52,500 +123.40% 1
Liverpool - 11 £52,500 - 1
Bristol +18 10 £32,000 +33.33% 1
Hull - 9 - -
East Yorkshire - 9 - -
East of England +25 8 £37,500 - 1
West Midlands -16 7 £36,000 +44.00%
East Midlands +3 6 £35,500 +47.91% 3
West Bromwich - 6 £39,250 -
Leeds +26 5 £37,500 +20.96%
West Yorkshire +25 5 £37,500 +2.73%
City of London +21 5 £50,000 +28.20%
Swindon +20 5 - -
Wiltshire +19 5 - -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £37,500 - 1
Cambridge - 4 £37,500 -
Oxfordshire +39 3 £57,500 +85.48% 1
Cheshire +15 3 £37,500 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £40,000 - 2
Crewe - 3 £37,500 -
Scotland +26 2 £47,500 +26.66%
Surrey +16 2 £28,750 -36.11% 1

Windows Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Windows Server Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Windows Server Engineer in the job title.

1 312 (100.00%) Windows
1 312 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 195 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 192 (61.54%) Active Directory
4 186 (59.62%) VMware
5 170 (54.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 139 (44.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 125 (40.06%) VMware Infrastructure
8 117 (37.50%) Hyper-V
9 111 (35.58%) MS Excel
10 102 (32.69%) MS Exchange
11 83 (26.60%) Linux
12 80 (25.64%) PowerShell
13 73 (23.40%) SQL Server
14 70 (22.44%) SCCM
15 64 (20.51%) DNS
16 63 (20.19%) Microsoft Certification
17 62 (19.87%) SAN
18 60 (19.23%) ITIL
19 56 (17.95%) Citrix
20 55 (17.63%) SCOM
21 54 (17.31%) HP
22 53 (16.99%) Cisco
22 53 (16.99%) Firewall
23 51 (16.35%) MS Office
24 50 (16.03%) DHCP
25 49 (15.71%) Office 365
26 47 (15.06%) Windows Server 2003
27 46 (14.74%) Unix
28 45 (14.42%) VPN

Windows Server Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 102 (32.69%) MS Exchange
2 34 (10.90%) IIS
3 33 (10.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (6.73%) SharePoint
5 19 (6.09%) Exchange Server 2007
6 17 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2013
7 13 (4.17%) Skype for Business
8 7 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.96%) nginx
12 2 (0.64%) Apache
12 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2000
12 2 (0.64%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.64%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.64%) WordPress
13 1 (0.32%) Confluence
13 1 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.32%) Site Server
Applications
1 111 (35.58%) MS Excel
2 51 (16.35%) MS Office
3 21 (6.73%) MS Visio
4 7 (2.24%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 49 (15.71%) Office 365
2 27 (8.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.24%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.92%) SaaS
5 4 (1.28%) IaaS
5 4 (1.28%) PaaS
6 3 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.64%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.32%) Heroku
8 1 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 64 (20.51%) DNS
2 62 (19.87%) SAN
3 53 (16.99%) Firewall
4 50 (16.03%) DHCP
5 45 (14.42%) VPN
6 44 (14.10%) LAN
7 41 (13.14%) TCP/IP
8 36 (11.54%) NAS
8 36 (11.54%) WAN
9 18 (5.77%) VLAN
9 18 (5.77%) VoIP
10 12 (3.85%) Wireless
11 11 (3.53%) Skype
12 10 (3.21%) Remote Desktop
13 9 (2.88%) Internet
13 9 (2.88%) MPLS
14 7 (2.24%) OSPF
15 6 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
15 6 (1.92%) NetScaler
15 6 (1.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (23.40%) SQL Server
2 33 (10.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (6.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (5.77%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (2.24%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.60%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.96%) Big Data
7 3 (0.96%) Informix
7 3 (0.96%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.64%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.64%) MySQL
9 1 (0.32%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (1.28%) JIRA
2 2 (0.64%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.64%) Subversion
2 2 (0.64%) TeamCity
General
1 33 (10.58%) Finance
2 24 (7.69%) Back Office
3 23 (7.37%) Law
4 11 (3.53%) Banking
4 11 (3.53%) Italian Language
5 9 (2.88%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.92%) Legal
6 6 (1.92%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.60%) Marketing
7 5 (1.60%) Retail
8 3 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.96%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.32%) Advertising
9 1 (0.32%) Electronics
9 1 (0.32%) Games
9 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.77%) Web Services
2 16 (5.13%) .NET
3 14 (4.49%) Middleware
4 13 (4.17%) .NET Framework
5 5 (1.60%) HTML
6 3 (0.96%) 802.1X
6 3 (0.96%) LAMP
7 2 (0.64%) MAPI
7 2 (0.64%) Software Packaging
7 2 (0.64%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.82%) Data Centre
2 36 (11.54%) Clustering
3 30 (9.62%) Driving Licence
4 21 (6.73%) Management Information System
5 18 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (3.85%) Private Cloud
7 9 (2.88%) Blackberry
8 8 (2.56%) PKI
9 6 (1.92%) Replication
10 5 (1.60%) iPad
10 5 (1.60%) iPhone
11 4 (1.28%) Computer Science
11 4 (1.28%) Hedge funds
11 4 (1.28%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (0.96%) EPoS
12 3 (0.96%) Fintech
12 3 (0.96%) VCE vBlock
12 3 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
13 2 (0.64%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.64%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 312 (100.00%) Windows
1 312 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 170 (54.49%) Windows Server 2012
3 139 (44.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 83 (26.60%) Linux
5 47 (15.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 46 (14.74%) Unix
7 45 (14.42%) Windows 7
8 20 (6.41%) Windows 10
9 18 (5.77%) Windows 8
10 11 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (1.60%) AIX
11 5 (1.60%) Apple iOS
12 4 (1.28%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.96%) CentOS
13 3 (0.96%) Solaris
14 2 (0.64%) Android
14 2 (0.64%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.64%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.64%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (19.23%) ITIL
2 37 (11.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 27 (8.65%) Patch Management
4 26 (8.33%) Information Security
5 25 (8.01%) Change Control
6 21 (6.73%) Mentoring
7 20 (6.41%) Data Protection
8 16 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (5.13%) Project Management
9 15 (4.81%) Information Security Management
9 15 (4.81%) ISMS
9 15 (4.81%) ITIL V3
9 15 (4.81%) Security Management
10 14 (4.49%) Application Packaging
10 14 (4.49%) Problem Management
11 13 (4.17%) Migration
11 13 (4.17%) Server Building
12 11 (3.53%) Root Cause Analysis
12 11 (3.53%) Server Virtualisation
13 9 (2.88%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 80 (25.64%) PowerShell
2 39 (12.50%) SQL
3 9 (2.88%) Python
4 7 (2.24%) VBScript
5 6 (1.92%) C++
5 6 (1.92%) Java
6 4 (1.28%) C#
7 3 (0.96%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.96%) Ruby
8 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 63 (20.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (13.78%) MCSE
3 33 (10.58%) MCSA
4 23 (7.37%) MCITP
5 19 (6.09%) Degree
6 15 (4.81%) CCNA
6 15 (4.81%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (4.81%) MCP
7 13 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (2.56%) Security Cleared
9 6 (1.92%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.96%) HNC
10 3 (0.96%) JNCIS
10 3 (0.96%) MCTS
11 2 (0.64%) EMC Certification
11 2 (0.64%) HND
11 2 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.32%) CCA
12 1 (0.32%) CCEA
12 1 (0.32%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.69%) SLA
2 2 (0.64%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 192 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 125 (40.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 117 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 38 (12.18%) vSphere
5 27 (8.65%) XenApp
6 20 (6.41%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (5.13%) Terminal Services
8 15 (4.81%) Firmware
9 12 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
10 10 (3.21%) VMware ESX
10 10 (3.21%) XenDesktop
11 8 (2.56%) Virtual Desktop
11 8 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (1.28%) Terminal Server
12 4 (1.28%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.64%) NFS
13 2 (0.64%) OpenSIPS
13 2 (0.64%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 70 (22.44%) SCCM
2 55 (17.63%) SCOM
3 14 (4.49%) WSUS
4 13 (4.17%) NetBackup
5 11 (3.53%) SCVMM
6 8 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (2.56%) SCOrch
7 6 (1.92%) OpenView
8 5 (1.60%) AirWatch
8 5 (1.60%) Backup Exec
8 5 (1.60%) FortiGate
9 3 (0.96%) HP Data Protector
9 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 3 (0.96%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.64%) HP SIM
10 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (0.64%) SCDPM
11 1 (0.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 1 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 195 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 186 (59.62%) VMware
3 56 (17.95%) Citrix
4 54 (17.31%) HP
5 53 (16.99%) Cisco
6 24 (7.69%) CommVault
7 15 (4.81%) Red Hat
8 14 (4.49%) Dell
8 14 (4.49%) Symantec
9 11 (3.53%) NetApp
10 10 (3.21%) Juniper
10 10 (3.21%) Oracle
10 10 (3.21%) Sophos
11 7 (2.24%) Avaya
11 7 (2.24%) SonicWALL
12 6 (1.92%) Dell Compellent
12 6 (1.92%) IBM
12 6 (1.92%) Kaspersky
13 5 (1.60%) EMC
13 5 (1.60%) SolarWinds
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