The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Server Engineer
Rank 830 819 859
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Server Engineer 74 56 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.064% 0.051% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.055% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 63 44 25
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,263 £27,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -1.44%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109819 102628 112165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.44% 94.27% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 89750 85116 96213
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 23 July 2014 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 23 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -17 70 £36,000 +2.85% 2
London -37 21 £50,000 +5.26% 1
South East +4 17 £36,000 +5.88%
North West +15 10 £34,500 +4.54%
Yorkshire -29 10 £28,463 -1.85%
South Yorkshire - 10 £28,463 -
Sheffield - 10 £28,463 -
East of England -17 8 £40,750 +19.85% 1
City of London -11 6 £51,250 -18.00%
Manchester +2 5 £34,500 +4.54%
Cheshire - 5 £34,500 -
Surrey - 5 £32,500 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £34,000 - 1
Middlesex - 5 £40,000 -
Edinburgh -9 4 £35,000 -
Scotland -11 4 £35,000 -
Berkshire - 4 £36,000 -
Letchworth - 4 £34,000 -
Colchester - 3 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £36,000 -
Knutsford - 3 £34,500 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £36,000 -
South West - 3 £35,000 -
Essex - 3 £50,000 -
Leatherhead - 2 £26,500 -
Bristol - 2 £35,000 -
East Sussex - 2 £40,000 -
Hampshire -2 1 £30,000 -11.76%
East Midlands -6 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -

Windows Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

1 140 (100.00%) Windows
2 96 (68.57%) VMware
3 89 (63.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 83 (59.29%) Microsoft
5 62 (44.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 59 (42.14%) Active Directory
7 58 (41.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 48 (34.29%) MS Exchange
9 44 (31.43%) SQL Server
10 43 (30.71%) Citrix
10 43 (30.71%) VMware Infrastructure
11 39 (27.86%) Windows Server 2012
11 39 (27.86%) MCSE
12 38 (27.14%) Security Cleared
13 37 (26.43%) HP
14 30 (21.43%) MCP
15 29 (20.71%) Change Management
16 28 (20.00%) DNS
16 28 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
17 27 (19.29%) IIS
17 27 (19.29%) Finance
18 26 (18.57%) Windows 7
19 25 (17.86%) Hyper-V
20 24 (17.14%) SharePoint
21 23 (16.43%) TCP/IP
22 22 (15.71%) Cisco
22 22 (15.71%) Exchange Server 2003
23 21 (15.00%) WSUS
23 21 (15.00%) SCOM
24 20 (14.29%) vSphere

Windows Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 48 (34.29%) MS Exchange
2 28 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (19.29%) IIS
4 24 (17.14%) SharePoint
5 22 (15.71%) Exchange Server 2003
6 13 (9.29%) SharePoint 2010
7 11 (7.86%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (5.00%) Apache
9 5 (3.57%) Lync
10 4 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (2.14%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (2.14%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 16 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.29%) MS Office
3 1 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (20.00%) DNS
2 23 (16.43%) TCP/IP
3 20 (14.29%) SAN
3 20 (14.29%) DHCP
4 15 (10.71%) Firewall
5 9 (6.43%) WAN
6 7 (5.00%) LAN
6 7 (5.00%) InfiniBand
7 5 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (3.57%) HTTP
8 4 (2.86%) Internet
8 4 (2.86%) Wireless
9 3 (2.14%) BIG-IP
9 3 (2.14%) IPv4
9 3 (2.14%) VPN
10 2 (1.43%) SSL
10 2 (1.43%) SNMP
10 2 (1.43%) Ethernet
10 2 (1.43%) SMS
10 2 (1.43%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (31.43%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.14%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.43%) MySQL
4 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.71%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (0.71%) MSI
General
1 27 (19.29%) Finance
2 5 (3.57%) Banking
3 4 (2.86%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.43%) Law
4 2 (1.43%) Legal
5 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.29%) Middleware
2 5 (3.57%) Web Services
3 4 (2.86%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.71%) XML
4 1 (0.71%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.86%) Clustering
2 10 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.29%) Grid Computing
3 6 (4.29%) Credit Risk
3 6 (4.29%) Market Risk
4 4 (2.86%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.86%) Replication
4 4 (2.86%) Statistics
5 3 (2.14%) Firmware
6 1 (0.71%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.71%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.71%) iPad
6 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 140 (100.00%) Windows
2 89 (63.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 62 (44.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 39 (27.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (18.57%) Windows 7
6 18 (12.86%) Linux
7 16 (11.43%) Windows 2000
8 12 (8.57%) VMS
9 10 (7.14%) Windows XP
10 7 (5.00%) UNIX
10 7 (5.00%) Windows Vista
11 6 (4.29%) CentOS
11 6 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (3.57%) Solaris
13 4 (2.86%) AIX
13 4 (2.86%) HPUX
13 4 (2.86%) Debian
13 4 (2.86%) Fedora
13 4 (2.86%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (1.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (20.71%) Change Management
2 13 (9.29%) ITIL
3 10 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 9 (6.43%) Migration
4 9 (6.43%) Change Control
5 8 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (5.71%) Service Delivery
6 7 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (4.29%) Performance Analysis
7 6 (4.29%) Risk Management
7 6 (4.29%) Load Balancing
8 4 (2.86%) Benchmarking
9 3 (2.14%) Service Management
9 3 (2.14%) Customer Engagement
10 2 (1.43%) Network Load Balancing
10 2 (1.43%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (1.43%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (1.43%) DevOps
11 1 (0.71%) Document Management
11 1 (0.71%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (13.57%) SQL
1 19 (13.57%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.14%) Perl
3 1 (0.71%) PHP
3 1 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 58 (41.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (27.86%) MCSE
3 38 (27.14%) Security Cleared
4 30 (21.43%) MCP
5 19 (13.57%) MCITP
6 12 (8.57%) MCTS
6 12 (8.57%) CCA
6 12 (8.57%) Citrix Certification
7 11 (7.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (7.14%) SC Cleared
9 5 (3.57%) Degree
10 4 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (2.86%) RHCE
10 4 (2.86%) CCNA
11 3 (2.14%) MCSA
11 3 (2.14%) MCSM
12 2 (1.43%) VCAP
12 2 (1.43%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.14%) SLA
1 3 (2.14%) QA
System Software
1 59 (42.14%) Active Directory
2 43 (30.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (17.86%) Hyper-V
4 20 (14.29%) vSphere
5 15 (10.71%) VMware ESX
6 12 (8.57%) ISA Server
7 9 (6.43%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (6.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 9 (6.43%) XenApp
8 5 (3.57%) Terminal Services
9 3 (2.14%) XenServer
9 3 (2.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 21 (15.00%) WSUS
1 21 (15.00%) SCOM
2 19 (13.57%) SCCM
3 12 (8.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 7 (5.00%) SCVMM
4 7 (5.00%) NetBackup
5 4 (2.86%) Backup Exec
6 3 (2.14%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (2.14%) OPNET
6 3 (2.14%) Puppet
7 2 (1.43%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 2 (1.43%) MOM
7 2 (1.43%) ARCserve
7 2 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.43%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.71%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.71%) Plesk
8 1 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.71%) WMI
8 1 (0.71%) OpenView
Vendors
1 96 (68.57%) VMware
2 83 (59.29%) Microsoft
3 43 (30.71%) Citrix
4 37 (26.43%) HP
5 22 (15.71%) Cisco
6 20 (14.29%) IBM
7 18 (12.86%) Symantec
8 13 (9.29%) NetApp
9 6 (4.29%) Sophos
9 6 (4.29%) JBoss
10 5 (3.57%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.86%) EMC
11 4 (2.86%) F5
12 3 (2.14%) Riverbed
12 3 (2.14%) Acronis
12 3 (2.14%) Dell
12 3 (2.14%) Veritas
12 3 (2.14%) McAfee
13 2 (1.43%) Websense
13 2 (1.43%) Intel
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