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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Engineer
Rank 796 777 772
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Server Engineer 148 196 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.18% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 133 166 217
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £24,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+18.46% -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
99004 106428 116772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.24% 96.46% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 83229 86820 94728
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £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 3 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 3 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 -35 140 £42,500 +13.33% 17
London +12 62 £48,750 -2.50% 2
South East +1 28 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Yorkshire +1 17 £37,500 +25.41% 3
Berkshire +12 13 £37,000 -22.10% 2
Surrey +1 13 £40,000 +33.33% 1
West Midlands -16 12 £25,000 -27.00% 2
East of England +3 9 £42,500 +30.76% 2
West Yorkshire +17 8 £37,500 - 3
Hertfordshire +18 7 £42,500 +41.66%
North West +16 7 £60,000 +84.61%
North Yorkshire +1 7 £40,000 +33.33%
Scotland - 7 £55,000 - 1
Staffordshire +12 6 £25,000 +3.09% 1
Leeds 0 6 £36,250 +7.40% 3
Edinburgh - 6 £60,000 - 1
Harrogate +19 5 £45,000 +20.00%
Guildford +1 5 - -
Liverpool - 5 £60,000 -
Merseyside - 5 £60,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 5 £25,000 -
Coulsdon - 5 £25,000 -
Reading +24 4 £46,500 -7.00%
Thatcham - 4 £32,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £42,500 -
East Midlands +12 3 £29,000 +34.88% 2
Walsall - 3 £31,000 -
City of London +55 2 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Bradford +1 2 £38,500 -0.64%
Newbury -3 2 £30,000 -17.24%

Windows Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 280 (98.94%) Windows
1 280 (98.94%) Windows Server
2 185 (65.37%) Active Directory
3 169 (59.72%) VMware
4 128 (45.23%) Microsoft
5 119 (42.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 112 (39.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 98 (34.63%) VMware Infrastructure
8 80 (28.27%) MS Exchange
9 75 (26.50%) SAN
10 73 (25.80%) Cisco
11 72 (25.44%) Citrix
12 68 (24.03%) SQL Server
12 68 (24.03%) Windows Server 2003
13 66 (23.32%) ITIL
14 64 (22.61%) DNS
14 64 (22.61%) Firewall
15 61 (21.55%) Hyper-V
16 55 (19.43%) MS Excel
17 50 (17.67%) Data Centre
18 49 (17.31%) SQL
18 49 (17.31%) Cisco Certification
18 49 (17.31%) CCNA
19 48 (16.96%) PowerShell
20 47 (16.61%) NetApp
20 47 (16.61%) Linux
21 42 (14.84%) Windows 7
22 41 (14.49%) HP
23 38 (13.43%) Microsoft Certification
23 38 (13.43%) DHCP

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 80 (28.27%) MS Exchange
2 33 (11.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (10.60%) IIS
4 26 (9.19%) Skype for Business
5 19 (6.71%) Exchange Server 2013
6 16 (5.65%) SharePoint
7 13 (4.59%) Tomcat
8 10 (3.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 10 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (3.53%) Site Server
9 8 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (2.47%) Confluence
11 6 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2000
12 4 (1.41%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (1.06%) Moodle
13 3 (1.06%) SugarCRM
14 2 (0.71%) JBoss
14 2 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
15 1 (0.35%) Apache
15 1 (0.35%) SAS
Applications
1 55 (19.43%) MS Excel
2 35 (12.37%) MS Office
3 1 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.35%) HipChat
3 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.71%) Cognos Planning
1 2 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.71%) ResourceLink
1 2 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.71%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 34 (12.01%) Office 365
2 22 (7.77%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (4.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (3.89%) IaaS
5 10 (3.53%) PaaS
6 7 (2.47%) SaaS
7 6 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (1.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.71%) GitHub
10 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.35%) Amazon Glacier
10 1 (0.35%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.35%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.35%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.35%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 75 (26.50%) SAN
2 64 (22.61%) DNS
2 64 (22.61%) Firewall
3 38 (13.43%) DHCP
4 31 (10.95%) NAS
5 30 (10.60%) TCP/IP
6 26 (9.19%) VLAN
7 24 (8.48%) WAN
8 23 (8.13%) LAN
9 15 (5.30%) Internet
9 15 (5.30%) VPN
10 11 (3.89%) VoIP
11 8 (2.83%) Intranet
12 7 (2.47%) Remote Desktop
13 6 (2.12%) OpenLDAP
14 4 (1.41%) Network Security
14 4 (1.41%) Wireless
15 3 (1.06%) Asterisk PBX
15 3 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
15 3 (1.06%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (24.03%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.59%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (4.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (4.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.71%) Cognos Impromptu
4 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.35%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (2.83%) JIRA
2 5 (1.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (1.41%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.06%) MSBuild
4 3 (1.06%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.71%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.71%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.35%) Vagrant
General
1 35 (12.37%) Finance
2 16 (5.65%) Banking
3 14 (4.95%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.83%) Retail
5 7 (2.47%) Law
6 4 (1.41%) Marketing
7 3 (1.06%) Back Office
7 3 (1.06%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.06%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.71%) Electronics
8 2 (0.71%) Legal
9 1 (0.35%) Advertising
9 1 (0.35%) Military
9 1 (0.35%) Publishing
9 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.24%) Web Services
2 7 (2.47%) .NET
3 3 (1.06%) LAMP
3 3 (1.06%) Middleware
4 2 (0.71%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (0.71%) WCF
4 2 (0.71%) XML
5 1 (0.35%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.35%) COM
5 1 (0.35%) HTML
5 1 (0.35%) OAuth
5 1 (0.35%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 50 (17.67%) Data Centre
2 15 (5.30%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (4.24%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.53%) Blackberry
4 10 (3.53%) PKI
5 9 (3.18%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.18%) EMC VNX
6 8 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.83%) Driving Licence
7 7 (2.47%) Clustering
7 7 (2.47%) Wiki
8 6 (2.12%) Digital Media
8 6 (2.12%) Mobile App
8 6 (2.12%) Replication
8 6 (2.12%) Visualisation
9 5 (1.77%) CESG
9 5 (1.77%) Cybercrime
10 4 (1.41%) Enterprise Storage
10 4 (1.41%) EqualLogic
11 3 (1.06%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 280 (98.94%) Windows
1 280 (98.94%) Windows Server
2 119 (42.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 112 (39.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 68 (24.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 47 (16.61%) Linux
6 42 (14.84%) Windows 7
7 28 (9.89%) Windows 8
8 12 (4.24%) Windows 10
9 11 (3.89%) Windows 2000 Server
10 8 (2.83%) Mac OS X
11 6 (2.12%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.71%) Android
13 1 (0.35%) CentOS
13 1 (0.35%) Fedora
13 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.35%) Solaris
13 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (23.32%) ITIL
2 23 (8.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 22 (7.77%) Project Management
4 20 (7.07%) Server Building
5 18 (6.36%) Infrastructure Management
6 14 (4.95%) Migration
7 12 (4.24%) Service Delivery
8 11 (3.89%) Configuration Management
8 11 (3.89%) Service Management
8 11 (3.89%) Time Management
8 11 (3.89%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (3.18%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (2.83%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (2.83%) Server Virtualisation
11 6 (2.12%) Change Control
11 6 (2.12%) Converged Infrastructure
11 6 (2.12%) CRM
11 6 (2.12%) DevOps
11 6 (2.12%) Operations Management
11 6 (2.12%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (17.31%) SQL
2 48 (16.96%) PowerShell
3 12 (4.24%) Java
4 9 (3.18%) C#
5 5 (1.77%) C++
6 4 (1.41%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.06%) VBScript
8 2 (0.71%) Perl
8 2 (0.71%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.35%) C
Qualifications
1 49 (17.31%) CCNA
1 49 (17.31%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (13.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (10.25%) MCSE
4 27 (9.54%) Degree
5 19 (6.71%) MCITP
6 18 (6.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 16 (5.65%) CCNP
8 15 (5.30%) MCSA
9 7 (2.47%) Security Cleared
10 6 (2.12%) MCP
10 6 (2.12%) SC Cleared
11 3 (1.06%) DBS Check
12 2 (0.71%) MCTS
12 2 (0.71%) VCP5
13 1 (0.35%) CCDP
13 1 (0.35%) HNC
13 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.35%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (12.72%) SLA
2 4 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.71%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.35%) QA
4 1 (0.35%) RMADS
4 1 (0.35%) SAS 70
System Software
1 185 (65.37%) Active Directory
2 98 (34.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (21.55%) Hyper-V
4 37 (13.07%) XenApp
5 30 (10.60%) VMware ESXi
6 22 (7.77%) vSphere
7 18 (6.36%) VMware ESX
8 13 (4.59%) XenDesktop
9 11 (3.89%) Microsoft App-V
10 9 (3.18%) XenServer
11 8 (2.83%) Xen
12 6 (2.12%) VMware Server
13 4 (1.41%) Terminal Services
14 3 (1.06%) DFS Replication
15 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.71%) Terminal Server
16 1 (0.35%) Firmware
16 1 (0.35%) ISA Server
16 1 (0.35%) NFS
16 1 (0.35%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 29 (10.25%) SCCM
2 22 (7.77%) SCOM
3 14 (4.95%) Nagios
3 14 (4.95%) Puppet
4 11 (3.89%) McAfee ePO
5 10 (3.53%) EdgeSight
6 9 (3.18%) WSUS
7 8 (2.83%) SCOrch
7 8 (2.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 6 (2.12%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 5 (1.77%) vMotion
10 3 (1.06%) NetBackup
10 3 (1.06%) Simpana
10 3 (1.06%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.71%) Ansible
11 2 (0.71%) Legato
11 2 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (0.35%) DameWare
12 1 (0.35%) MAILsweeper
12 1 (0.35%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 169 (59.72%) VMware
2 128 (45.23%) Microsoft
3 73 (25.80%) Cisco
4 72 (25.44%) Citrix
5 47 (16.61%) NetApp
6 41 (14.49%) HP
7 19 (6.71%) Dell
8 15 (5.30%) Symantec
9 14 (4.95%) Google
10 13 (4.59%) Intel Security
10 13 (4.59%) Veeam
11 10 (3.53%) EMC
11 10 (3.53%) IBM
12 9 (3.18%) Apple
13 7 (2.47%) CommVault
13 7 (2.47%) Juniper
14 6 (2.12%) Avaya
15 4 (1.41%) 3PAR
15 4 (1.41%) Mitel
16 3 (1.06%) Aruba
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Scope AT Limited
Salary: TBC
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Enfield, Middlesex
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum + £3000 annual bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare etc.
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Car allowance, Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex
IS Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago