The table below looks at the statistics for the Windows Server Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Engineer
Rank 844 880 853
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Server Engineer 56 64 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.053% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.056% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 50 60 36
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -17.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £28,500 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £34,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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
105334 114534 105198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.65% 94.59% 94.73%
Number of salaries quoted 86166 92849 87525
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Windows Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 21 April 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
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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
England +44 56 £37,500 +1.35% 6
Yorkshire +5 15 £29,900 - 1
South East +4 15 £37,500 +2.73% 3
London +36 13 £50,000 - 1
South Yorkshire -11 10 £29,900 -
Sheffield -12 10 £29,900 -
Surrey +21 7 £30,000 -14.28%
Berkshire -1 7 £44,250 +19.59% 2
West Yorkshire +10 5 £36,000 +5.49%
North West - 5 £32,500 -
Manchester - 5 £32,500 -
Guildford - 5 £30,000 -
South West - 4 £38,750 -
City of London +23 3 £40,000 -42.85%
East of England +20 3 £44,250 +30.14% 1
Reading -15 3 £50,000 +36.98%
Wiltshire - 3 £40,000 -
West Midlands -13 2 - -
Coventry - 2 - -
Rochdale - 2 £43,000 -
Swindon - 2 £40,000 -
Essex +7 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Hertfordshire -16 1 - -
Hemel Hempstead -29 1 - -
Abingdon - 1 £40,000 -
Bath - 1 £36,000 -
Brentwood - 1 £50,000 -
Newbury - 1 £38,500 -
Newmarket - 1 £38,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £40,000 - 1

Windows Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Windows Server Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 114 (100.00%) Windows
2 69 (60.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 63 (55.26%) VMware
3 63 (55.26%) Microsoft
4 54 (47.37%) Active Directory
4 54 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 50 (43.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 38 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 36 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
8 32 (28.07%) VMware Infrastructure
9 30 (26.32%) DNS
9 30 (26.32%) Finance
10 28 (24.56%) MS Excel
11 27 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2010
12 24 (21.05%) SAN
12 24 (21.05%) PowerShell
12 24 (21.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 23 (20.18%) Firewall
13 23 (20.18%) SQL Server
13 23 (20.18%) DHCP
13 23 (20.18%) HP
14 22 (19.30%) Citrix
14 22 (19.30%) ITIL
14 22 (19.30%) vSphere
15 21 (18.42%) TCP/IP
15 21 (18.42%) Clustering
16 20 (17.54%) Cisco
17 19 (16.67%) SharePoint
18 18 (15.79%) IIS
18 18 (15.79%) VMware ESXi

Windows Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Windows Server Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 38 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 27 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 18 (15.79%) IIS
5 13 (11.40%) Lync
6 10 (8.77%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (5.26%) Tomcat
9 5 (4.39%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (3.51%) Apache
10 4 (3.51%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (2.63%) OpenStack
12 2 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.88%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 28 (24.56%) MS Excel
2 15 (13.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.26%) Office 365
2 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (26.32%) DNS
2 24 (21.05%) SAN
3 23 (20.18%) Firewall
3 23 (20.18%) DHCP
4 21 (18.42%) TCP/IP
5 17 (14.91%) LAN
6 11 (9.65%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (7.02%) WAN
8 5 (4.39%) FTP
8 5 (4.39%) HTTP
8 5 (4.39%) VLAN
9 4 (3.51%) iSCSI
9 4 (3.51%) NAS
9 4 (3.51%) Multicast
9 4 (3.51%) VPN
9 4 (3.51%) Internet
9 4 (3.51%) SSL
10 2 (1.75%) IPv4
10 2 (1.75%) Wireless
10 2 (1.75%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.18%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.02%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
1 1 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 30 (26.32%) Finance
2 9 (7.89%) Banking
3 5 (4.39%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.51%) Law
4 4 (3.51%) Back Office
4 4 (3.51%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.63%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.88%) Retail
6 1 (0.88%) Advertising
6 1 (0.88%) Marketing
6 1 (0.88%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (0.88%) Cantonese Language
6 1 (0.88%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.14%) .NET
2 5 (4.39%) J2EE
2 5 (4.39%) Web Services
3 4 (3.51%) XML
3 4 (3.51%) HTML
3 4 (3.51%) JSP
4 2 (1.75%) COM
5 1 (0.88%) Lucene
5 1 (0.88%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 21 (18.42%) Clustering
2 5 (4.39%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.63%) Open Source
3 3 (2.63%) BYOD
4 2 (1.75%) Hedge funds
4 2 (1.75%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.75%) Replication
5 1 (0.88%) FMCG
5 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.88%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 114 (100.00%) Windows
2 69 (60.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 54 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 50 (43.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (11.40%) Windows 7
5 13 (11.40%) Windows 8
6 12 (10.53%) UNIX
7 5 (4.39%) Linux
8 4 (3.51%) VMS
9 3 (2.63%) Windows 2000
9 3 (2.63%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.75%) Solaris
11 1 (0.88%) AIX
11 1 (0.88%) HPUX
11 1 (0.88%) NetWare
11 1 (0.88%) Debian
11 1 (0.88%) Fedora
11 1 (0.88%) CentOS
11 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.88%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (19.30%) ITIL
2 10 (8.77%) Service Management
3 8 (7.02%) Change Management
3 8 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (7.02%) Change Control
3 8 (7.02%) Mentoring
4 6 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (5.26%) Performance Management
5 5 (4.39%) Configuration Management
5 5 (4.39%) DevOps
5 5 (4.39%) Software Deployment
6 4 (3.51%) ITIL V3
6 4 (3.51%) Service Delivery
6 4 (3.51%) Migration
6 4 (3.51%) Network Load Balancing
6 4 (3.51%) Problem Management
7 3 (2.63%) Scrum
7 3 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (2.63%) Workflow
7 3 (2.63%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 24 (21.05%) PowerShell
2 13 (11.40%) SQL
3 9 (7.89%) VBScript
4 6 (5.26%) Java
5 5 (4.39%) Python
6 4 (3.51%) Perl
6 4 (3.51%) C#
7 3 (2.63%) Ruby
7 3 (2.63%) PHP
7 3 (2.63%) VB
8 2 (1.75%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.88%) AWK
Qualifications
1 36 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (21.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 12 (10.53%) MCSA
4 10 (8.77%) MCP
4 10 (8.77%) MCITP
4 10 (8.77%) Security Cleared
5 9 (7.89%) MCDST
6 8 (7.02%) MCSE
7 6 (5.26%) Degree
8 4 (3.51%) SC Cleared
8 4 (3.51%) MCPD
8 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Certified Master
8 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 3 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.75%) MCTS
10 2 (1.75%) CCA
10 2 (1.75%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.88%) RHCE
11 1 (0.88%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.77%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 32 (28.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (19.30%) vSphere
4 18 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (14.04%) Hyper-V
6 9 (7.89%) VMware Server
7 8 (7.02%) XenApp
8 7 (6.14%) VMware ESX
9 4 (3.51%) XenDesktop
9 4 (3.51%) NFS
10 2 (1.75%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.88%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.88%) XenServer
11 1 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 14 (12.28%) SCCM
2 12 (10.53%) SCOM
3 10 (8.77%) NetBackup
4 9 (7.89%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 7 (6.14%) WSUS
6 5 (4.39%) Puppet
6 5 (4.39%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (4.39%) Tivoli
7 4 (3.51%) Netcool
7 4 (3.51%) Hyperic
7 4 (3.51%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (2.63%) Backup Exec
9 2 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (1.75%) SCOrch
9 2 (1.75%) Nagios
9 2 (1.75%) CA Single Sign-On
9 2 (1.75%) Ansible
10 1 (0.88%) Opsview
10 1 (0.88%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.88%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 63 (55.26%) Microsoft
1 63 (55.26%) VMware
2 23 (20.18%) HP
3 22 (19.30%) Citrix
4 20 (17.54%) Cisco
5 15 (13.16%) Dell
6 11 (9.65%) IBM
7 9 (7.89%) Sun
8 7 (6.14%) EMC
9 6 (5.26%) Oracle
9 6 (5.26%) BT
10 5 (4.39%) CommVault
10 5 (4.39%) Red Hat
11 4 (3.51%) NetApp
11 4 (3.51%) Business Objects
11 4 (3.51%) Intel
11 4 (3.51%) Riverbed
11 4 (3.51%) Fortinet
11 4 (3.51%) McAfee
12 3 (2.63%) Symantec
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £47,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 20 days ago
Slough
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago