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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Engineer
Rank 743 725 752
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Server Engineer 192 235 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.22% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 168 212 191
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,800 £52,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%

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
94552 106382 112198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.31% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79554 87702 91489
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -1 172 £40,500 +8.00% 29
London +73 80 £52,500 +5.00% 6
South East -30 37 £41,000 +6.49% 6
Yorkshire +30 23 £33,000 -11.40% 8
West Yorkshire +26 17 £33,000 -22.35% 5
Berkshire +7 16 £40,000 +3.89%
Edinburgh +16 13 £38,670 +31.08%
Scotland +16 13 £38,670 +31.08%
South West +15 10 £33,000 +12.82% 3
Bradford +12 10 £30,000 -6.25% 2
City of London +72 9 £56,750 +26.11% 3
Oxfordshire -11 9 £35,250 -11.87% 2
Oxford -2 8 £35,250 -25.00% 1
Leeds +31 7 £33,000 -26.66% 2
East Midlands - 6 £30,250 -
North West +16 5 £33,750 +3.84% 6
Wiltshire +8 5 £37,000 +37.03%
Swindon +1 5 £37,000 +37.03%
West Midlands -5 5 £32,500 +13.04%
East of England -17 5 £40,000 +18.51%
Slough - 5 £45,000 -
South Wales +9 4 £35,000 -2.77%
Manchester -1 4 £32,500 -3.70% 4
Wales -4 4 £35,000 -2.77%
Cwmbran - 4 £35,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £30,250 -
Torfaen - 4 £35,000 -
Nottingham - 4 £30,250 -
Reading +12 3 £40,000 +2.56%
Hampshire +4 3 £40,500 +1.25%

Windows Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 334 (100.00%) Windows
1 334 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 220 (65.87%) Active Directory
3 206 (61.68%) VMware
4 169 (50.60%) Microsoft
5 158 (47.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 152 (45.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 129 (38.62%) VMware Infrastructure
8 120 (35.93%) MS Exchange
9 92 (27.54%) Citrix
10 84 (25.15%) PowerShell
10 84 (25.15%) Hyper-V
11 82 (24.55%) SQL Server
12 80 (23.95%) DNS
13 79 (23.65%) Windows Server 2003
14 77 (23.05%) SAN
15 74 (22.16%) ITIL
16 73 (21.86%) MS Excel
17 67 (20.06%) Cisco
18 66 (19.76%) Firewall
19 59 (17.66%) XenApp
20 58 (17.37%) SCCM
21 57 (17.07%) HP
22 56 (16.77%) Data Centre
23 54 (16.17%) Exchange Server 2010
23 54 (16.17%) SQL
24 53 (15.87%) TCP/IP
25 52 (15.57%) Linux
25 52 (15.57%) Office 365
26 49 (14.67%) 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
1 120 (35.93%) MS Exchange
2 54 (16.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (10.18%) IIS
4 27 (8.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 27 (8.08%) Skype for Business
5 26 (7.78%) SharePoint
6 19 (5.69%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (3.29%) Tomcat
8 9 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (2.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (2.10%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (1.50%) Site Server
12 4 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.90%) Confluence
13 3 (0.90%) nginx
13 3 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.60%) Apache
14 2 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.60%) JBoss
14 2 (0.60%) WordPress
Applications
1 73 (21.86%) MS Excel
2 33 (9.88%) MS Office
3 7 (2.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.90%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.30%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.60%) Cognos Planning
1 2 (0.60%) ResourceLink
1 2 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.60%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 52 (15.57%) Office 365
2 11 (3.29%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.29%) IaaS
3 10 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.99%) PaaS
4 3 (0.90%) SaaS
4 3 (0.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (0.60%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.60%) GitHub
6 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.30%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.30%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 80 (23.95%) DNS
2 77 (23.05%) SAN
3 66 (19.76%) Firewall
4 53 (15.87%) TCP/IP
5 46 (13.77%) DHCP
6 33 (9.88%) NAS
7 27 (8.08%) LAN
8 26 (7.78%) WAN
9 24 (7.19%) VPN
10 16 (4.79%) VLAN
11 12 (3.59%) Internet
12 11 (3.29%) VoIP
13 8 (2.40%) Remote Desktop
13 8 (2.40%) Wireless
14 7 (2.10%) NetScaler
15 6 (1.80%) BGP
15 6 (1.80%) LDAP
15 6 (1.80%) OSPF
15 6 (1.80%) Skype
16 5 (1.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (24.55%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (5.99%) SQL Server 2005
3 20 (5.99%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.50%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (0.90%) Informix
5 3 (0.90%) MongoDB
5 3 (0.90%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (0.60%) Cognos Impromptu
7 1 (0.30%) MySQL
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.50%) JIRA
2 2 (0.60%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.60%) MSBuild
2 2 (0.60%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (0.60%) TeamCity
General
1 35 (10.48%) Finance
2 20 (5.99%) Banking
3 14 (4.19%) Law
4 12 (3.59%) Retail
5 10 (2.99%) Back Office
5 10 (2.99%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.69%) Legal
7 8 (2.40%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.80%) Marketing
9 4 (1.20%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.60%) Electronics
11 2 (0.60%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.30%) Military
12 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.19%) .NET
2 13 (3.89%) Web Services
3 6 (1.80%) Middleware
4 4 (1.20%) HTML
5 3 (0.90%) .NET Framework
5 3 (0.90%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.90%) LAMP
5 3 (0.90%) RESTful
6 2 (0.60%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (0.60%) WCF
6 2 (0.60%) XML
7 1 (0.30%) COM
7 1 (0.30%) OAuth
7 1 (0.30%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 56 (16.77%) Data Centre
2 23 (6.89%) Clustering
3 16 (4.79%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (3.29%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.29%) Driving Licence
4 11 (3.29%) Management Information System
4 11 (3.29%) Replication
5 10 (2.99%) Blackberry
6 8 (2.40%) EqualLogic
7 6 (1.80%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.50%) CESG
8 5 (1.50%) Cybercrime
8 5 (1.50%) EMC VNX
8 5 (1.50%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (1.50%) PKI
9 4 (1.20%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.20%) Thin Client
10 3 (0.90%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.90%) Wiki
11 2 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 334 (100.00%) Windows
1 334 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 158 (47.31%) Windows Server 2012
3 152 (45.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 79 (23.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 52 (15.57%) Linux
6 42 (12.57%) Windows 7
7 17 (5.09%) Unix
8 12 (3.59%) Windows 8
9 9 (2.69%) Windows 10
10 7 (2.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (1.80%) Windows 2000 Server
11 6 (1.80%) Windows XP
12 5 (1.50%) AIX
12 5 (1.50%) Mac OS X
13 4 (1.20%) CentOS
14 3 (0.90%) Android
14 3 (0.90%) Solaris
15 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (22.16%) ITIL
2 38 (11.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 21 (6.29%) Server Building
4 19 (5.69%) Infrastructure Management
4 19 (5.69%) Project Management
5 18 (5.39%) Migration
6 16 (4.79%) Change Control
7 15 (4.49%) Root Cause Analysis
7 15 (4.49%) Service Management
7 15 (4.49%) Time Management
8 12 (3.59%) Problem Management
9 11 (3.29%) Mentoring
9 11 (3.29%) Service Delivery
10 10 (2.99%) Web Design
11 9 (2.69%) Change Management
12 8 (2.40%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (2.40%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (2.40%) DevOps
12 8 (2.40%) ITIL V3
12 8 (2.40%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 84 (25.15%) PowerShell
2 54 (16.17%) SQL
3 14 (4.19%) C#
4 11 (3.29%) Java
5 9 (2.69%) C++
5 9 (2.69%) VBScript
6 6 (1.80%) C
7 5 (1.50%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.20%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.90%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.60%) Perl
11 1 (0.30%) Python
11 1 (0.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 49 (14.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (11.98%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (11.68%) CCNA
4 35 (10.48%) MCSE
5 29 (8.68%) MCSA
6 28 (8.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 20 (5.99%) Degree
8 15 (4.49%) MCITP
9 11 (3.29%) CCNP
10 6 (1.80%) MCP
10 6 (1.80%) SC Cleared
10 6 (1.80%) Security Cleared
11 5 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.90%) CCA
12 3 (0.90%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (0.90%) JNCIS
13 2 (0.60%) CCAA
13 2 (0.60%) CCEA
14 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certified Architect
14 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (13.17%) SLA
2 4 (1.20%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.30%) RMADS
4 1 (0.30%) SAS 70
System Software
1 220 (65.87%) Active Directory
2 129 (38.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (25.15%) Hyper-V
4 59 (17.66%) XenApp
5 48 (14.37%) vSphere
6 26 (7.78%) VMware ESXi
7 24 (7.19%) VMware ESX
8 19 (5.69%) XenDesktop
9 13 (3.89%) Virtual Servers
10 12 (3.59%) Virtual Machines
11 9 (2.69%) Microsoft App-V
11 9 (2.69%) XenServer
12 5 (1.50%) Virtual Desktop
12 5 (1.50%) VMware Server
13 4 (1.20%) DFS Replication
13 4 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (1.20%) Terminal Services
14 3 (0.90%) Firmware
15 2 (0.60%) ISA Server
15 2 (0.60%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 58 (17.37%) SCCM
2 37 (11.08%) SCOM
3 12 (3.59%) Nagios
4 10 (2.99%) EdgeSight
4 10 (2.99%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 9 (2.69%) NetBackup
5 9 (2.69%) Puppet
5 9 (2.69%) Tivoli
5 9 (2.69%) WSUS
6 8 (2.40%) McAfee ePO
6 8 (2.40%) Microsoft Clustering
7 7 (2.10%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (1.80%) HP Data Protector
9 5 (1.50%) SCVMM
9 5 (1.50%) vMotion
10 4 (1.20%) Perfmon
10 4 (1.20%) SCOrch
11 3 (0.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 3 (0.90%) Simpana
11 3 (0.90%) vRealize
Vendors
1 206 (61.68%) VMware
2 169 (50.60%) Microsoft
3 92 (27.54%) Citrix
4 67 (20.06%) Cisco
5 57 (17.07%) HP
6 32 (9.58%) NetApp
7 23 (6.89%) Dell
8 16 (4.79%) Symantec
9 14 (4.19%) IBM
10 12 (3.59%) Intel Security
10 12 (3.59%) Red Hat
11 9 (2.69%) 3PAR
11 9 (2.69%) CommVault
12 8 (2.40%) Juniper
13 7 (2.10%) CheckPoint
13 7 (2.10%) EMC
14 6 (1.80%) Dell Compellent
14 6 (1.80%) Kaspersky
14 6 (1.80%) Oracle
14 6 (1.80%) Veritas
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + excellent training opportunities
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Circa 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £28000 - £32500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 15 days ago