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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Server Engineer
UK
Rank 733 785 730
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -55
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Server Engineer 118 133 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.14% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 88 127 180
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%

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
81311 95393 101849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67566 80035 84663
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 23 January 2017 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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +65 118 £42,500 +6.25% 13
London +43 36 £47,500 +6.74% 1
South East +58 24 £35,500 -11.25% 8
North West -11 18 £48,250 +7.22%
Merseyside 0 16 £52,500 +65.35%
Liverpool +4 11 £52,500 -
Yorkshire +28 10 £37,500 +25.00% 1
East Midlands +9 10 £35,500 +47.91% 2
East of England +23 9 £34,500 -8.00%
Surrey +48 8 £48,750 +12.06% 2
Berkshire +26 7 £25,000 -50.00% 2
Hertfordshire +17 7 £24,750 -14.65%
West Midlands -4 6 £32,250 +29.00%
Northamptonshire - 6 £36,750 -
Hull - 6 £26,000 -
East Yorkshire - 6 £26,000 -
Reading +30 5 £25,000 -37.50% 2
South West +12 5 £36,000 +30.90% 1
West Bromwich - 5 £42,500 -
City of London - 5 £50,000 - 1
Watford - 5 - -
West Yorkshire +25 4 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Leatherhead - 4 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire +32 3 £57,500 +85.48%
Leicestershire -9 3 £37,500 +56.25% 2
Brackley - 3 £33,500 -
Leeds +28 2 £37,500 +25.00%
Wiltshire +19 2 - - 1
Buckinghamshire +14 2 £39,000 +11.42% 1
Swindon +14 2 - - 1

Windows Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 273 (100.00%) Windows
1 273 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 172 (63.00%) VMware
2 172 (63.00%) Microsoft
3 161 (58.97%) Active Directory
4 154 (56.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 118 (43.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 117 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 103 (37.73%) Hyper-V
8 97 (35.53%) MS Excel
9 91 (33.33%) MS Exchange
10 83 (30.40%) PowerShell
11 73 (26.74%) Linux
12 65 (23.81%) SCCM
13 61 (22.34%) ITIL
14 58 (21.25%) SQL Server
15 57 (20.88%) Microsoft Certification
16 52 (19.05%) DNS
16 52 (19.05%) SCOM
17 49 (17.95%) Firewall
18 48 (17.58%) Office 365
19 47 (17.22%) Cisco
19 47 (17.22%) DHCP
19 47 (17.22%) Windows Server 2003
20 44 (16.12%) SAN
20 44 (16.12%) MCSE
21 43 (15.75%) VPN
21 43 (15.75%) LAN
22 42 (15.38%) MS Office
23 41 (15.02%) Citrix

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 91 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 28 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (9.89%) IIS
4 23 (8.42%) SharePoint
5 20 (7.33%) Skype for Business
6 15 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (1.10%) Confluence
10 3 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2000
10 3 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.73%) Apache
11 2 (0.73%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.73%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.73%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.37%) Site Server
Applications
1 97 (35.53%) MS Excel
2 42 (15.38%) MS Office
3 21 (7.69%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 48 (17.58%) Office 365
2 32 (11.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (3.66%) PaaS
5 7 (2.56%) SaaS
6 5 (1.83%) IaaS
7 4 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (1.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.73%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.73%) Heroku
10 1 (0.37%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 52 (19.05%) DNS
2 49 (17.95%) Firewall
3 47 (17.22%) DHCP
4 44 (16.12%) SAN
5 43 (15.75%) LAN
5 43 (15.75%) VPN
6 33 (12.09%) WAN
7 26 (9.52%) TCP/IP
8 25 (9.16%) NAS
8 25 (9.16%) VLAN
9 17 (6.23%) VoIP
10 12 (4.40%) Remote Desktop
10 12 (4.40%) Wireless
11 11 (4.03%) MPLS
12 10 (3.66%) ISDN
13 9 (3.30%) Internet
14 7 (2.56%) Skype
15 6 (2.20%) iSCSI
16 5 (1.83%) Cisco ASA
16 5 (1.83%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (21.25%) SQL Server
2 28 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (7.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (5.49%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (1.47%) Big Data
5 4 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.73%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.73%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.73%) MySQL
6 2 (0.73%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (1.83%) JIRA
2 2 (0.73%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.73%) Subversion
2 2 (0.73%) TeamCity
General
1 35 (12.82%) Finance
2 21 (7.69%) Back Office
3 20 (7.33%) Law
4 13 (4.76%) Banking
5 12 (4.40%) Retail
6 11 (4.03%) Italian Language
7 7 (2.56%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.47%) Legal
8 4 (1.47%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.10%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.73%) Electronics
10 2 (0.73%) Marketing
11 1 (0.37%) Advertising
11 1 (0.37%) Games
11 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.37%) Local Government
11 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.49%) Web Services
2 13 (4.76%) .NET
2 13 (4.76%) Middleware
3 10 (3.66%) .NET Framework
4 9 (3.30%) Software Packaging
5 3 (1.10%) 802.1X
5 3 (1.10%) MAPI
6 2 (0.73%) HTML
6 2 (0.73%) WSH
7 1 (0.37%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 40 (14.65%) Data Centre
2 28 (10.26%) Driving Licence
3 26 (9.52%) Clustering
4 21 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 17 (6.23%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (5.49%) Private Cloud
7 13 (4.76%) Hedge funds
8 9 (3.30%) PKI
9 7 (2.56%) Blackberry
9 7 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (1.83%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.83%) Mathematics
11 4 (1.47%) EPoS
11 4 (1.47%) iPad
11 4 (1.47%) iPhone
11 4 (1.47%) Replication
11 4 (1.47%) VCE vBlock
12 3 (1.10%) Fintech
13 2 (0.73%) Digital Media
13 2 (0.73%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 273 (100.00%) Windows
1 273 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 154 (56.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 117 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 73 (26.74%) Linux
5 47 (17.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 38 (13.92%) Windows 7
7 37 (13.55%) Unix
8 17 (6.23%) Windows 10
9 15 (5.49%) Windows 8
10 9 (3.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.47%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.47%) Windows XP
12 3 (1.10%) AIX
12 3 (1.10%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.73%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.73%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (22.34%) ITIL
2 33 (12.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 26 (9.52%) Information Security
4 22 (8.06%) Patch Management
5 20 (7.33%) Mentoring
6 17 (6.23%) Change Control
6 17 (6.23%) Migration
7 16 (5.86%) Data Protection
8 15 (5.49%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (5.49%) Project Management
9 13 (4.76%) Information Security Management
9 13 (4.76%) ISMS
9 13 (4.76%) Security Management
9 13 (4.76%) Server Virtualisation
10 12 (4.40%) ITIL V3
10 12 (4.40%) Problem Management
10 12 (4.40%) Server Building
11 10 (3.66%) Application Packaging
11 10 (3.66%) Coaching
12 9 (3.30%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 83 (30.40%) PowerShell
2 33 (12.09%) SQL
3 9 (3.30%) Python
4 7 (2.56%) VBScript
5 5 (1.83%) C
5 5 (1.83%) C++
5 5 (1.83%) Java
6 4 (1.47%) C#
6 4 (1.47%) Ruby
7 3 (1.10%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.73%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 57 (20.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (16.12%) MCSE
3 31 (11.36%) Degree
4 26 (9.52%) MCSA
5 22 (8.06%) MCITP
6 17 (6.23%) MCP
7 10 (3.66%) CCNA
7 10 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (2.93%) Security Cleared
9 6 (2.20%) SC Cleared
9 6 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.10%) HNC
10 3 (1.10%) HND
10 3 (1.10%) MCTS
11 2 (0.73%) CCNP
11 2 (0.73%) EMC Certification
12 1 (0.37%) GNVQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.86%) SLA
2 4 (1.47%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 161 (58.97%) Active Directory
2 118 (43.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 103 (37.73%) Hyper-V
4 26 (9.52%) vSphere
5 21 (7.69%) VMware ESX
5 21 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
6 19 (6.96%) Terminal Services
7 17 (6.23%) XenApp
8 13 (4.76%) Firmware
9 9 (3.30%) VMware Workstation
10 8 (2.93%) XenDesktop
11 6 (2.20%) Virtual Servers
11 6 (2.20%) VMware Server
12 4 (1.47%) Terminal Server
12 4 (1.47%) Virtual Desktop
12 4 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
13 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.73%) NFS
13 2 (0.73%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 65 (23.81%) SCCM
2 52 (19.05%) SCOM
3 12 (4.40%) NetBackup
3 12 (4.40%) SCVMM
4 11 (4.03%) SCOrch
5 10 (3.66%) WSUS
6 6 (2.20%) Backup Exec
7 5 (1.83%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (1.83%) OpenView
8 4 (1.47%) AirWatch
8 4 (1.47%) FortiGate
9 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (0.73%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.37%) DameWare
11 1 (0.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 1 (0.37%) HP SIM
11 1 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.37%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 172 (63.00%) Microsoft
1 172 (63.00%) VMware
2 47 (17.22%) Cisco
3 41 (15.02%) Citrix
4 39 (14.29%) HP
5 19 (6.96%) CommVault
6 12 (4.40%) Symantec
7 8 (2.93%) Dell
8 7 (2.56%) Avaya
8 7 (2.56%) NetApp
8 7 (2.56%) Red Hat
8 7 (2.56%) Sophos
9 6 (2.20%) EMC
9 6 (2.20%) Oracle
10 5 (1.83%) CheckPoint
10 5 (1.83%) F5
10 5 (1.83%) Kaspersky
10 5 (1.83%) Riverbed
10 5 (1.83%) SonicWALL
11 4 (1.47%) SolarWinds
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