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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Engineer
Rank 746 744 743
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Server Engineer 174 206 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.20% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 156 192 205
Median salary £38,670 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.11% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £57,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.09% +2.14%

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
94167 103508 112247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.20% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79244 85842 90577
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 0 161 £40,000 +5.26% 14
London +39 65 £43,500 -3.33% 4
South East -20 33 £43,750 +13.63% 7
Yorkshire +29 24 £33,000 +6.45% 2
West Yorkshire +27 19 £33,000 +6.45% 1
South West +15 17 £33,000 +22.22% 1
Bradford - 13 £30,000 -
Oxfordshire +2 12 £28,000 -30.00% 1
Berkshire +1 12 £43,750 +13.63% 1
East of England -4 9 £40,000 +12.67%
North West +16 8 £35,000 -
Wiltshire +20 7 £35,000 +29.62% 1
Leeds +24 6 £33,000 +6.45% 1
Bristol +16 6 £33,000 -5.71%
Manchester 0 6 £32,500 -7.14%
Oxford -4 6 £28,000 -35.26% 1
Edinburgh +17 5 £38,670 +31.08%
Swindon +12 5 - -
Scotland +5 5 £38,670 +31.08%
Reading +4 5 £45,000 +15.38%
Coulsdon - 5 £25,000 -
South Wales +14 4 £35,000 -
Wales +10 4 £35,000 -
Surrey -12 4 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Cwmbran - 4 £35,000 -
Gloucestershire - 4 £24,000 -
Hampshire - 4 £48,000 -
Torfaen - 4 £35,000 -
Hertfordshire +14 3 £22,500 -26.22%
Cambridge +5 3 £41,500 +3.75%

Windows Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 339 (100.00%) Windows
1 339 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 226 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 215 (63.42%) VMware
4 175 (51.62%) Microsoft
5 166 (48.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 164 (48.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 134 (39.53%) VMware Infrastructure
8 132 (38.94%) MS Exchange
9 90 (26.55%) Citrix
10 87 (25.66%) Hyper-V
10 87 (25.66%) PowerShell
11 82 (24.19%) MS Excel
12 80 (23.60%) DNS
13 78 (23.01%) SQL Server
14 76 (22.42%) ITIL
14 76 (22.42%) Windows Server 2003
15 75 (22.12%) SAN
16 72 (21.24%) Cisco
17 67 (19.76%) Firewall
18 63 (18.58%) XenApp
19 61 (17.99%) SCCM
20 59 (17.40%) HP
21 56 (16.52%) Linux
22 55 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
22 55 (16.22%) vSphere
23 54 (15.93%) DHCP
24 52 (15.34%) TCP/IP
24 52 (15.34%) Office 365
25 51 (15.04%) Windows 7

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
1 132 (38.94%) MS Exchange
2 50 (14.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (9.73%) IIS
4 26 (7.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 21 (6.19%) SharePoint
5 21 (6.19%) Skype for Business
6 20 (5.90%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (2.95%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (2.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (1.77%) Tomcat
11 4 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.88%) nginx
13 2 (0.59%) Apache
13 2 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.59%) Site Server
13 2 (0.59%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.59%) WordPress
14 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2000
14 1 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 82 (24.19%) MS Excel
2 38 (11.21%) MS Office
3 8 (2.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (2.36%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.29%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 52 (15.34%) Office 365
2 9 (2.65%) PaaS
3 8 (2.36%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.36%) IaaS
4 7 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.88%) SaaS
6 2 (0.59%) GitHub
7 1 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.29%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.29%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 80 (23.60%) DNS
2 75 (22.12%) SAN
3 67 (19.76%) Firewall
4 54 (15.93%) DHCP
5 52 (15.34%) TCP/IP
6 37 (10.91%) NAS
7 33 (9.73%) LAN
8 32 (9.44%) WAN
9 31 (9.14%) VPN
10 15 (4.42%) VLAN
11 14 (4.13%) VoIP
12 11 (3.24%) Internet
13 9 (2.65%) Remote Desktop
13 9 (2.65%) Wireless
14 7 (2.06%) NetScaler
14 7 (2.06%) OSPF
15 6 (1.77%) BGP
15 6 (1.77%) LDAP
15 6 (1.77%) Skype
16 5 (1.47%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (23.01%) SQL Server
2 32 (9.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (7.37%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (5.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (2.95%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (1.18%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.88%) Informix
7 3 (0.88%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.29%) Big Data
8 1 (0.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.59%) Jenkins
1 2 (0.59%) JIRA
1 2 (0.59%) MSBuild
1 2 (0.59%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (0.59%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (7.37%) Finance
2 17 (5.01%) Law
3 15 (4.42%) Back Office
3 15 (4.42%) Banking
4 11 (3.24%) Legal
4 11 (3.24%) Manufacturing
4 11 (3.24%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.95%) Retail
6 8 (2.36%) Marketing
7 3 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.59%) Electronics
8 2 (0.59%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.29%) Advertising
9 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.72%) .NET
2 15 (4.42%) Web Services
3 6 (1.77%) Middleware
4 5 (1.47%) .NET Framework
4 5 (1.47%) HTML
5 3 (0.88%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.88%) LAMP
5 3 (0.88%) RESTful
6 2 (0.59%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (0.59%) WCF
6 2 (0.59%) WSH
7 1 (0.29%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.29%) COM
7 1 (0.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (13.86%) Data Centre
2 30 (8.85%) Clustering
3 15 (4.42%) Driving Licence
4 13 (3.83%) Management Information System
5 12 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.54%) Replication
6 10 (2.95%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (2.65%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.47%) EMC VNX
8 5 (1.47%) EqualLogic
8 5 (1.47%) iPad
9 4 (1.18%) CESG
9 4 (1.18%) Cybercrime
9 4 (1.18%) iPhone
10 3 (0.88%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (0.88%) Fat Client
10 3 (0.88%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.59%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.59%) PKI
11 2 (0.59%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 339 (100.00%) Windows
1 339 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 166 (48.97%) Windows Server 2012
3 164 (48.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 76 (22.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 56 (16.52%) Linux
6 51 (15.04%) Windows 7
7 30 (8.85%) Unix
8 18 (5.31%) Windows 8
9 15 (4.42%) Windows 10
10 11 (3.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (2.36%) AIX
12 6 (1.77%) Windows XP
13 5 (1.47%) Mac OS X
14 4 (1.18%) Apple iOS
14 4 (1.18%) CentOS
15 3 (0.88%) Solaris
15 3 (0.88%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.59%) Android
17 1 (0.29%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (22.42%) ITIL
2 36 (10.62%) Disaster Recovery
3 19 (5.60%) Change Control
4 18 (5.31%) Root Cause Analysis
4 18 (5.31%) Server Building
5 17 (5.01%) Problem Management
5 17 (5.01%) Project Management
6 16 (4.72%) ITIL V3
6 16 (4.72%) Mentoring
6 16 (4.72%) Patch Management
7 14 (4.13%) Migration
8 13 (3.83%) Infrastructure Management
8 13 (3.83%) Time Management
9 11 (3.24%) Server Virtualisation
9 11 (3.24%) Web Design
10 10 (2.95%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (2.95%) Service Management
11 9 (2.65%) Change Management
11 9 (2.65%) Incident Management
11 9 (2.65%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 87 (25.66%) PowerShell
2 48 (14.16%) SQL
3 13 (3.83%) C#
4 11 (3.24%) C++
4 11 (3.24%) VBScript
5 9 (2.65%) Java
6 6 (1.77%) C
6 6 (1.77%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.18%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.88%) Python
9 1 (0.29%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 55 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (10.91%) MCSE
3 34 (10.03%) MCSA
4 33 (9.73%) Cisco Certification
5 32 (9.44%) CCNA
6 29 (8.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 21 (6.19%) MCITP
8 10 (2.95%) Degree
9 7 (2.06%) CCNP
10 5 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (1.47%) MCP
10 5 (1.47%) SC Cleared
10 5 (1.47%) Security Cleared
11 4 (1.18%) MCTS
12 3 (0.88%) CCA
12 3 (0.88%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (0.88%) JNCIS
13 2 (0.59%) CCAA
13 2 (0.59%) CCEA
14 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (13.27%) SLA
2 6 (1.77%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 226 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 134 (39.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 87 (25.66%) Hyper-V
4 63 (18.58%) XenApp
5 55 (16.22%) vSphere
6 28 (8.26%) VMware ESXi
7 24 (7.08%) VMware ESX
8 20 (5.90%) XenDesktop
9 15 (4.42%) Virtual Machines
10 13 (3.83%) Virtual Servers
11 8 (2.36%) Virtual Desktop
11 8 (2.36%) XenServer
12 7 (2.06%) Terminal Services
13 6 (1.77%) Firmware
13 6 (1.77%) VMware Server
14 5 (1.47%) Terminal Server
15 3 (0.88%) DFS Replication
15 3 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
15 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 2 (0.59%) UAG
Systems Management
1 61 (17.99%) SCCM
2 43 (12.68%) SCOM
3 14 (4.13%) WSUS
4 10 (2.95%) Nagios
5 9 (2.65%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 9 (2.65%) NetBackup
5 9 (2.65%) Tivoli
6 8 (2.36%) EdgeSight
6 8 (2.36%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (2.06%) SCVMM
8 6 (1.77%) AirWatch
8 6 (1.77%) HP Data Protector
8 6 (1.77%) Microsoft Clustering
8 6 (1.77%) OpenView
8 6 (1.77%) Puppet
9 4 (1.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 4 (1.18%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (1.18%) Perfmon
9 4 (1.18%) vMotion
10 3 (0.88%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 215 (63.42%) VMware
2 175 (51.62%) Microsoft
3 90 (26.55%) Citrix
4 72 (21.24%) Cisco
5 59 (17.40%) HP
6 23 (6.78%) NetApp
7 18 (5.31%) Dell
8 16 (4.72%) CommVault
9 15 (4.42%) Red Hat
9 15 (4.42%) Symantec
10 13 (3.83%) IBM
11 8 (2.36%) 3PAR
11 8 (2.36%) Intel Security
11 8 (2.36%) Juniper
11 8 (2.36%) Oracle
11 8 (2.36%) Sophos
12 7 (2.06%) CheckPoint
12 7 (2.06%) Dell Compellent
12 7 (2.06%) EMC
12 7 (2.06%) Kaspersky
Woking, Surrey
Send
Salary: From £19,000 to £22,000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JWResource
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Jersey, Channel Isles
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Doncaster
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago