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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Engineer
Rank 761 754 743
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Server Engineer 163 208 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.20% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 141 177 203
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £24,900 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £33,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+17.91% +1.51%

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
94619 103335 113551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.48% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79584 84714 93028
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -29 151 £42,500 +13.33% 20
London +40 70 £52,500 +5.00% 7
South East -7 30 £40,000 +3.89% 4
Yorkshire +7 22 £37,500 +25.41% 2
Berkshire +9 12 £37,000 -22.10% 1
West Yorkshire +15 11 £37,500 +11.94% 2
Scotland - 11 £65,000 -
Edinburgh - 10 £65,000 -
East of England +10 9 £42,500 +30.76% 3
West Midlands -9 9 £31,000 +5.98%
Leeds +11 8 £34,000 +1.49% 2
Surrey -4 8 £40,000 +14.28%
City of London +66 7 £56,750 +26.11% 5
Hertfordshire +24 7 £42,500 +41.66% 2
North Yorkshire +14 7 £40,000 +33.33%
Harrogate +22 5 £45,000 +20.00%
Coulsdon - 5 £25,000 -
East Midlands +14 4 £31,000 +44.18%
Guildford - 4 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £42,500 -
Thatcham - 4 £32,500 -
Oxford +3 3 £50,000 +6.38%
Staffordshire +1 3 £32,500 +44.44%
West Sussex -1 3 £42,500 +13.33%
Oxfordshire -2 3 £50,000 +14.94%
North West -8 3 £43,250 +33.07% 2
South West -11 3 £37,000 +5.71% 2
East Yorkshire - 3 - -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £33,000 -
Nottingham - 3 £33,000 -

Windows Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 309 (100.00%) Windows
1 309 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 213 (68.93%) Active Directory
3 196 (63.43%) VMware
4 144 (46.60%) Microsoft
5 142 (45.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 135 (43.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 113 (36.57%) VMware Infrastructure
8 92 (29.77%) MS Exchange
9 83 (26.86%) Windows Server 2003
10 81 (26.21%) Citrix
11 77 (24.92%) SAN
12 76 (24.60%) ITIL
13 74 (23.95%) SQL Server
14 71 (22.98%) PowerShell
15 70 (22.65%) Cisco
16 66 (21.36%) DNS
17 65 (21.04%) MS Excel
18 63 (20.39%) Hyper-V
19 61 (19.74%) Data Centre
19 61 (19.74%) Firewall
20 54 (17.48%) Linux
20 54 (17.48%) SQL
21 48 (15.53%) XenApp
21 48 (15.53%) HP
21 48 (15.53%) NetApp
22 47 (15.21%) Cisco Certification
23 46 (14.89%) CCNA
23 46 (14.89%) Windows 7
24 43 (13.92%) Exchange Server 2010

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 92 (29.77%) MS Exchange
2 43 (13.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (10.03%) IIS
4 29 (9.39%) Skype for Business
5 21 (6.80%) SharePoint
6 20 (6.47%) Exchange Server 2013
7 14 (4.53%) Tomcat
8 11 (3.56%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (2.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 8 (2.59%) Site Server
11 7 (2.27%) Confluence
11 7 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (1.29%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2000
13 3 (0.97%) Moodle
13 3 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.97%) SugarCRM
14 2 (0.65%) JBoss
15 1 (0.32%) Apache
Applications
1 65 (21.04%) MS Excel
2 32 (10.36%) MS Office
3 2 (0.65%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.32%) HipChat
4 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.65%) Cognos Planning
1 2 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.65%) ResourceLink
1 2 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.65%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 39 (12.62%) Office 365
2 20 (6.47%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (4.85%) IaaS
4 14 (4.53%) PaaS
5 13 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.62%) SaaS
8 3 (0.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.65%) GitHub
10 1 (0.32%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.32%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 77 (24.92%) SAN
2 66 (21.36%) DNS
3 61 (19.74%) Firewall
4 38 (12.30%) DHCP
5 32 (10.36%) TCP/IP
6 29 (9.39%) NAS
7 25 (8.09%) WAN
8 24 (7.77%) LAN
9 23 (7.44%) VLAN
10 19 (6.15%) VPN
11 14 (4.53%) Internet
12 7 (2.27%) Intranet
12 7 (2.27%) VoIP
13 6 (1.94%) OpenLDAP
14 5 (1.62%) Remote Desktop
15 4 (1.29%) FTP
15 4 (1.29%) iSCSI
15 4 (1.29%) Wireless
16 3 (0.97%) HTTP
16 3 (0.97%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (23.95%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (5.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 16 (5.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (0.65%) Cognos Impromptu
5 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.32%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.32%) MySQL
6 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (2.59%) JIRA
2 5 (1.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (0.97%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.65%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.65%) MSBuild
4 2 (0.65%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (0.65%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 41 (13.27%) Finance
2 23 (7.44%) Banking
3 12 (3.88%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.24%) Law
4 10 (3.24%) Retail
5 7 (2.27%) Back Office
6 4 (1.29%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.29%) Legal
6 4 (1.29%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.97%) Marketing
8 2 (0.65%) Electronics
8 2 (0.65%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.32%) Advertising
9 1 (0.32%) Military
9 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.21%) Web Services
2 10 (3.24%) .NET
3 3 (0.97%) ASP.NET
3 3 (0.97%) LAMP
3 3 (0.97%) Middleware
4 2 (0.65%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (0.65%) RESTful
4 2 (0.65%) WCF
4 2 (0.65%) XML
5 1 (0.32%) COM
5 1 (0.32%) HTML
5 1 (0.32%) OAuth
5 1 (0.32%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 61 (19.74%) Data Centre
2 19 (6.15%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (3.88%) Clustering
3 12 (3.88%) Management Information System
4 9 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.91%) Blackberry
4 9 (2.91%) EMC VNX
5 8 (2.59%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.59%) PKI
5 8 (2.59%) Replication
6 7 (2.27%) Driving Licence
6 7 (2.27%) Wiki
7 6 (1.94%) Visualisation
8 5 (1.62%) CESG
8 5 (1.62%) Cybercrime
9 4 (1.29%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (1.29%) EqualLogic
10 3 (0.97%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.97%) Fat Client
10 3 (0.97%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 309 (100.00%) Windows
1 309 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 142 (45.95%) Windows Server 2012
3 135 (43.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 83 (26.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 54 (17.48%) Linux
6 46 (14.89%) Windows 7
7 24 (7.77%) Windows 8
8 15 (4.85%) Windows 10
9 8 (2.59%) Windows 2000 Server
10 6 (1.94%) Mac OS X
10 6 (1.94%) Unix
10 6 (1.94%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.65%) AIX
12 1 (0.32%) Android
12 1 (0.32%) CentOS
12 1 (0.32%) Fedora
12 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.32%) Solaris
12 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (24.60%) ITIL
2 28 (9.06%) Disaster Recovery
3 26 (8.41%) Project Management
4 24 (7.77%) Infrastructure Management
5 21 (6.80%) Server Building
6 15 (4.85%) Migration
7 14 (4.53%) Service Delivery
8 12 (3.88%) Root Cause Analysis
9 11 (3.56%) Configuration Management
9 11 (3.56%) Server Virtualisation
10 10 (3.24%) Service Management
11 9 (2.91%) Time Management
12 8 (2.59%) Change Control
12 8 (2.59%) Problem Management
12 8 (2.59%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (2.27%) Change Management
13 7 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (1.94%) Converged Infrastructure
14 6 (1.94%) MVC
15 5 (1.62%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 71 (22.98%) PowerShell
2 54 (17.48%) SQL
3 14 (4.53%) C#
4 13 (4.21%) Java
5 8 (2.59%) C++
6 7 (2.27%) VBScript
7 5 (1.62%) C
8 4 (1.29%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.29%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.65%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 47 (15.21%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (14.89%) CCNA
3 39 (12.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 33 (10.68%) MCSE
5 30 (9.71%) Degree
6 21 (6.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 18 (5.83%) MCITP
8 17 (5.50%) MCSA
9 16 (5.18%) CCNP
10 7 (2.27%) Security Cleared
11 6 (1.94%) MCP
11 6 (1.94%) SC Cleared
12 3 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.65%) DBS Check
13 2 (0.65%) MCTS
13 2 (0.65%) VCP5
14 1 (0.32%) CCAA
14 1 (0.32%) HNC
14 1 (0.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (0.32%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (13.92%) SLA
2 4 (1.29%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.32%) QA
3 1 (0.32%) RMADS
3 1 (0.32%) SAS 70
System Software
1 213 (68.93%) Active Directory
2 113 (36.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (20.39%) Hyper-V
4 48 (15.53%) XenApp
5 32 (10.36%) vSphere
6 28 (9.06%) VMware ESXi
7 23 (7.44%) VMware ESX
8 14 (4.53%) XenDesktop
9 12 (3.88%) Microsoft App-V
10 9 (2.91%) XenServer
11 7 (2.27%) VMware Server
12 6 (1.94%) Xen
13 5 (1.62%) DFS Replication
14 4 (1.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.65%) ISA Server
15 2 (0.65%) Terminal Server
15 2 (0.65%) Terminal Services
15 2 (0.65%) UAG
16 1 (0.32%) Firmware
16 1 (0.32%) NFS
Systems Management
1 42 (13.59%) SCCM
2 34 (11.00%) SCOM
3 17 (5.50%) Nagios
4 14 (4.53%) EdgeSight
5 13 (4.21%) Puppet
6 10 (3.24%) McAfee ePO
6 10 (3.24%) WSUS
7 8 (2.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 7 (2.27%) SCOrch
9 6 (1.94%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 5 (1.62%) Tivoli
10 5 (1.62%) vMotion
11 4 (1.29%) NetBackup
11 4 (1.29%) Perfmon
12 3 (0.97%) DameWare
12 3 (0.97%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 3 (0.97%) HP Data Protector
12 3 (0.97%) Simpana
12 3 (0.97%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 2 (0.65%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 196 (63.43%) VMware
2 144 (46.60%) Microsoft
3 81 (26.21%) Citrix
4 70 (22.65%) Cisco
5 48 (15.53%) HP
5 48 (15.53%) NetApp
6 20 (6.47%) Dell
6 20 (6.47%) Symantec
7 15 (4.85%) IBM
8 14 (4.53%) Intel Security
9 12 (3.88%) Google
10 11 (3.56%) EMC
11 10 (3.24%) CommVault
11 10 (3.24%) Veeam
12 7 (2.27%) Juniper
13 6 (1.94%) 3PAR
14 5 (1.62%) CheckPoint
14 5 (1.62%) Veritas
15 4 (1.29%) Apple
15 4 (1.29%) Avaya
Rossendale, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Training, Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum + £3000 annual bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Private Healthcare, Life Insurance,
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 13 days ago