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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Engineer
Rank 750 728 780
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Server Engineer 171 236 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.22% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 147 210 203
Median salary £40,250 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.80% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £50,350 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -5.40%

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
93569 106792 116655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.49% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 78866 88051 95388
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -25 152 £40,750 +13.19% 18
London +53 66 £55,000 +20.87% 4
South East +9 36 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Yorkshire +22 19 £35,750 +19.16% 2
Berkshire +14 19 £38,500 -12.00%
Scotland +20 15 £51,835 -
Edinburgh - 14 £65,000 -
West Yorkshire +8 11 £33,000 -10.81% 2
City of London +47 9 £56,750 +26.11% 3
East of England +5 9 £42,500 +30.76% 2
West Midlands -18 9 £31,000 +37.77%
Oxford +1 7 £28,000 -40.42%
Oxfordshire -8 7 £28,000 -30.00%
Bradford +18 6 £33,750 +5.46% 1
Leeds +16 5 £33,000 -26.66% 1
Birmingham - 5 £25,000 -
East Midlands - 5 £33,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +17 4 £42,500 +41.66% 2
Newbury +13 4 £32,500 -18.75%
North West +5 4 £26,500 -18.46% 2
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £42,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £38,447 -
Slough - 4 £43,500 -
Thatcham - 4 £32,500 -
Nottingham - 4 £30,250 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 4 £30,250 - 1
North Yorkshire +18 3 £37,500 +25.00%
Wales +9 3 £35,000 -2.77%
South Wales +5 3 £35,000 -2.77%
Manchester -1 3 - - 1

Windows Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 318 (100.00%) Windows
1 318 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 215 (67.61%) Active Directory
3 204 (64.15%) VMware
4 152 (47.80%) Microsoft
5 144 (45.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 137 (43.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 120 (37.74%) VMware Infrastructure
8 101 (31.76%) MS Exchange
9 86 (27.04%) Citrix
10 84 (26.42%) Windows Server 2003
11 80 (25.16%) PowerShell
12 78 (24.53%) DNS
13 75 (23.58%) SAN
14 73 (22.96%) SQL Server
15 71 (22.33%) ITIL
15 71 (22.33%) Cisco
16 70 (22.01%) MS Excel
17 68 (21.38%) Hyper-V
18 61 (19.18%) Firewall
19 58 (18.24%) Data Centre
20 56 (17.61%) SQL
21 54 (16.98%) XenApp
22 51 (16.04%) HP
23 50 (15.72%) SCCM
24 48 (15.09%) Office 365
25 47 (14.78%) Exchange Server 2010
25 47 (14.78%) Linux
25 47 (14.78%) DHCP
26 45 (14.15%) Microsoft Certification

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
1 101 (31.76%) MS Exchange
2 47 (14.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (10.06%) IIS
4 30 (9.43%) Skype for Business
5 25 (7.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 25 (7.86%) SharePoint
6 13 (4.09%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (4.09%) Tomcat
7 9 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (2.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (2.20%) Confluence
8 7 (2.20%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (2.20%) Site Server
9 4 (1.26%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.63%) Apache
11 2 (0.63%) JBoss
12 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2000
12 1 (0.31%) SAS
Applications
1 70 (22.01%) MS Excel
2 32 (10.06%) MS Office
3 4 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.63%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.31%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) Cognos Planning
1 2 (0.63%) ResourceLink
1 2 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.63%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 48 (15.09%) Office 365
2 15 (4.72%) IaaS
3 14 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (4.40%) PaaS
4 12 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.94%) SaaS
5 3 (0.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.63%) GitHub
7 1 (0.31%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.31%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.31%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 78 (24.53%) DNS
2 75 (23.58%) SAN
3 61 (19.18%) Firewall
4 47 (14.78%) DHCP
5 43 (13.52%) TCP/IP
6 27 (8.49%) NAS
7 24 (7.55%) LAN
8 23 (7.23%) WAN
9 19 (5.97%) VPN
10 18 (5.66%) VLAN
11 13 (4.09%) Internet
12 8 (2.52%) Intranet
12 8 (2.52%) Wireless
13 5 (1.57%) BGP
13 5 (1.57%) iSCSI
13 5 (1.57%) NetScaler
13 5 (1.57%) OpenLDAP
13 5 (1.57%) OSPF
13 5 (1.57%) Remote Desktop
13 5 (1.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (22.96%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
2 18 (5.66%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (5.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (0.94%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (0.63%) Cognos Impromptu
5 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.31%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.31%) Informix
6 1 (0.31%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.31%) MySQL
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (2.52%) JIRA
2 2 (0.63%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.63%) MSBuild
2 2 (0.63%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (0.63%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 41 (12.89%) Finance
2 24 (7.55%) Banking
3 12 (3.77%) Law
4 11 (3.46%) Retail
4 11 (3.46%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.52%) Back Office
5 8 (2.52%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.20%) Legal
7 5 (1.57%) Marketing
8 4 (1.26%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.63%) Electronics
9 2 (0.63%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.31%) Military
10 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.46%) .NET
2 10 (3.14%) Web Services
3 3 (0.94%) ASP.NET
3 3 (0.94%) Middleware
3 3 (0.94%) RESTful
4 2 (0.63%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (0.63%) WCF
4 2 (0.63%) XML
5 1 (0.31%) COM
5 1 (0.31%) HTML
5 1 (0.31%) LAMP
5 1 (0.31%) OAuth
5 1 (0.31%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 58 (18.24%) Data Centre
2 19 (5.97%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (4.72%) Clustering
4 11 (3.46%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (2.83%) Driving Licence
5 9 (2.83%) EMC VNX
5 9 (2.83%) Replication
6 8 (2.52%) Blackberry
7 7 (2.20%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.20%) Wiki
8 6 (1.89%) PKI
9 5 (1.57%) CESG
9 5 (1.57%) Cybercrime
9 5 (1.57%) Enterprise Storage
9 5 (1.57%) EqualLogic
9 5 (1.57%) Visualisation
10 4 (1.26%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.94%) Fat Client
11 3 (0.94%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 318 (100.00%) Windows
1 318 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 144 (45.28%) Windows Server 2012
3 137 (43.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 84 (26.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 47 (14.78%) Linux
6 43 (13.52%) Windows 7
7 17 (5.35%) Windows 8
8 12 (3.77%) Windows 10
9 10 (3.14%) Unix
10 6 (1.89%) Windows 2000 Server
11 5 (1.57%) Windows XP
12 4 (1.26%) AIX
12 4 (1.26%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.63%) Android
14 2 (0.63%) Solaris
15 1 (0.31%) Fedora
15 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (22.33%) ITIL
2 35 (11.01%) Disaster Recovery
3 28 (8.81%) Project Management
4 24 (7.55%) Infrastructure Management
5 19 (5.97%) Server Building
6 18 (5.66%) Migration
7 13 (4.09%) Root Cause Analysis
8 12 (3.77%) Service Delivery
8 12 (3.77%) Service Management
8 12 (3.77%) Time Management
9 11 (3.46%) Change Control
10 8 (2.52%) Change Management
10 8 (2.52%) Problem Management
10 8 (2.52%) Server Virtualisation
11 7 (2.20%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (1.89%) Converged Infrastructure
12 6 (1.89%) DevOps
12 6 (1.89%) Mentoring
12 6 (1.89%) MVC
12 6 (1.89%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 80 (25.16%) PowerShell
2 56 (17.61%) SQL
3 15 (4.72%) C#
4 12 (3.77%) Java
5 8 (2.52%) C++
5 8 (2.52%) VBScript
6 6 (1.89%) C
7 5 (1.57%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.26%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.94%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 45 (14.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (11.95%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (11.64%) CCNA
4 33 (10.38%) MCSE
5 26 (8.18%) Degree
5 26 (8.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 23 (7.23%) MCSA
7 17 (5.35%) MCITP
8 13 (4.09%) CCNP
9 7 (2.20%) MCP
10 6 (1.89%) SC Cleared
10 6 (1.89%) Security Cleared
11 4 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.63%) CCA
12 2 (0.63%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (0.63%) VCP5
13 1 (0.31%) CCAA
13 1 (0.31%) DBS Check
13 1 (0.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.31%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (12.89%) SLA
2 4 (1.26%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.31%) QA
3 1 (0.31%) RMADS
3 1 (0.31%) SAS 70
System Software
1 215 (67.61%) Active Directory
2 120 (37.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (21.38%) Hyper-V
4 54 (16.98%) XenApp
5 40 (12.58%) vSphere
6 27 (8.49%) VMware ESXi
7 25 (7.86%) VMware ESX
8 17 (5.35%) XenDesktop
9 13 (4.09%) Microsoft App-V
10 11 (3.46%) Virtual Machines
11 9 (2.83%) Virtual Servers
12 8 (2.52%) XenServer
13 7 (2.20%) VMware Server
14 5 (1.57%) DFS Replication
14 5 (1.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 3 (0.94%) Virtual Desktop
16 2 (0.63%) ISA Server
16 2 (0.63%) Terminal Server
16 2 (0.63%) Terminal Services
16 2 (0.63%) UAG
Systems Management
1 50 (15.72%) SCCM
2 37 (11.64%) SCOM
3 16 (5.03%) Nagios
4 14 (4.40%) EdgeSight
5 11 (3.46%) Puppet
6 10 (3.14%) McAfee ePO
7 9 (2.83%) Microsoft Clustering
8 8 (2.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 8 (2.52%) SCOrch
8 8 (2.52%) Tivoli
8 8 (2.52%) WSUS
9 7 (2.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 5 (1.57%) HP Data Protector
10 5 (1.57%) NetBackup
10 5 (1.57%) vMotion
11 4 (1.26%) Perfmon
11 4 (1.26%) SCVMM
12 3 (0.94%) Simpana
12 3 (0.94%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 3 (0.94%) vRealize
Vendors
1 204 (64.15%) VMware
2 152 (47.80%) Microsoft
3 86 (27.04%) Citrix
4 71 (22.33%) Cisco
5 51 (16.04%) HP
6 38 (11.95%) NetApp
7 21 (6.60%) Dell
8 17 (5.35%) Symantec
9 16 (5.03%) IBM
10 14 (4.40%) Intel Security
11 11 (3.46%) EMC
12 7 (2.20%) Veeam
13 6 (1.89%) 3PAR
13 6 (1.89%) CheckPoint
13 6 (1.89%) CommVault
13 6 (1.89%) Google
13 6 (1.89%) Veritas
14 5 (1.57%) Juniper
14 5 (1.57%) Red Hat
15 4 (1.26%) Forcepoint
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20k-25k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum + £3000 annual bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £31000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £28k - 32k per year + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + excellent training opportunities
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Heywood, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
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