The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Engineer
Rank 794 727 708
Rank change year-on-year
-67 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Server Engineer 141 210 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.20% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.20% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 134 170 193
Average salary £40,750 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.42% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average 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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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 -50 137 £40,750 +16.42% 15
London +6 58 £44,500 +17.10% 4
South East -17 33 £40,000 +17.64% 2
North West +28 16 £40,000 -21.95% 1
Berkshire -9 15 £48,000 +32.41% 1
Manchester +30 12 £41,250 +17.85% 1
Reading +13 12 £46,500 +24.00% 1
West Midlands -11 11 £25,000 -23.07% 2
East of England -1 9 £37,500 -8.53%
Surrey -9 6 £39,250 +25.60% 1
Burton-upon-Trent +3 5 £24,000 -4.00%
Staffordshire +2 5 £24,000 -5.88% 1
South West -21 5 £26,000 -38.82% 2
Kent - 5 £30,000 -
Buckinghamshire -3 4 £30,000 -20.00%
Bristol -6 4 £24,000 -31.42% 1
Merseyside - 4 £40,000 -
Bedfordshire - 4 £37,000 -
Scotland +4 3 £33,000 +1.53% 2
Coventry -5 3 £25,000 -
Edinburgh - 3 £33,000 - 2
Hertfordshire - 3 £31,500 -
Liverpool - 3 - -
High Wycombe - 3 £30,000 -
Hampshire +7 2 £31,500 -7.35%
Southampton +3 2 £31,500 -25.88%
Birmingham -2 2 £41,500 +27.69%
Leeds -2 2 £30,000 -17.24% 2
West Yorkshire -15 2 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Yorkshire -28 2 £30,000 -9.09% 3

Windows Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 331 (98.81%) Windows
1 331 (98.81%) Windows Server
2 226 (67.46%) Active Directory
3 185 (55.22%) VMware
4 177 (52.84%) Microsoft
5 137 (40.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 127 (37.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 113 (33.73%) MS Exchange
8 100 (29.85%) VMware Infrastructure
9 96 (28.66%) Cisco
10 84 (25.07%) SQL Server
11 80 (23.88%) Citrix
12 79 (23.58%) MS Excel
13 77 (22.99%) SAN
14 71 (21.19%) DNS
15 70 (20.90%) Microsoft Certification
16 69 (20.60%) SQL
17 68 (20.30%) Windows Server 2003
17 68 (20.30%) Firewall
18 67 (20.00%) Hyper-V
19 65 (19.40%) Windows 8
20 64 (19.10%) MS Office
21 61 (18.21%) Linux
22 58 (17.31%) Cisco Certification
23 56 (16.72%) CCNA
24 54 (16.12%) Windows 7
25 51 (15.22%) DHCP
25 51 (15.22%) MCSE
25 51 (15.22%) NetApp
26 48 (14.33%) ITIL

Windows Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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
1 113 (33.73%) MS Exchange
2 43 (12.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (10.45%) IIS
4 29 (8.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 24 (7.16%) Exchange Server 2000
5 24 (7.16%) Exchange Server 2013
6 23 (6.87%) Skype for Business
7 15 (4.48%) SharePoint
8 13 (3.88%) Tomcat
9 12 (3.58%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (2.69%) Site Server
11 7 (2.09%) JBoss
12 6 (1.79%) Apache
12 6 (1.79%) Confluence
13 5 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
14 4 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
15 3 (0.90%) Moodle
15 3 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
15 3 (0.90%) SugarCRM
16 2 (0.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 79 (23.58%) MS Excel
2 64 (19.10%) MS Office
3 3 (0.90%) HipChat
4 1 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.60%) Cognos Planning
1 2 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.60%) ResourceLink
1 2 (0.60%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 35 (10.45%) Office 365
2 23 (6.87%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (2.09%) SaaS
5 5 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.49%) IaaS
5 5 (1.49%) PaaS
6 3 (0.90%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.30%) Amazon Glacier
8 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.30%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.30%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.30%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 77 (22.99%) SAN
2 71 (21.19%) DNS
3 68 (20.30%) Firewall
4 51 (15.22%) DHCP
5 34 (10.15%) TCP/IP
6 31 (9.25%) LAN
7 26 (7.76%) WAN
8 23 (6.87%) NAS
9 20 (5.97%) Internet
9 20 (5.97%) VLAN
10 17 (5.07%) VoIP
11 15 (4.48%) VPN
12 11 (3.28%) Remote Desktop
13 9 (2.69%) SMTP
14 6 (1.79%) FTP
14 6 (1.79%) HTTP
14 6 (1.79%) Intranet
14 6 (1.79%) LDAP
14 6 (1.79%) OpenLDAP
15 5 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (25.07%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (2.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (1.49%) MySQL
4 5 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.60%) Cognos Impromptu
6 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.30%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.30%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (2.69%) JIRA
2 5 (1.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (1.19%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.30%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.30%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.30%) Vagrant
General
1 48 (14.33%) Finance
2 29 (8.66%) Banking
3 11 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.49%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.19%) Law
6 3 (0.90%) Back Office
6 3 (0.90%) Retail
7 2 (0.60%) Games
7 2 (0.60%) Legal
7 2 (0.60%) Marketing
7 2 (0.60%) Publishing
7 2 (0.60%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.30%) Advertising
8 1 (0.30%) Local Government
8 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.88%) Web Services
2 8 (2.39%) .NET
3 5 (1.49%) LAMP
4 2 (0.60%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (0.60%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.30%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.30%) Middleware
5 1 (0.30%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 39 (11.64%) Data Centre
2 33 (9.85%) Blackberry
3 18 (5.37%) Management Information System
4 12 (3.58%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (2.99%) Computer Science
5 10 (2.99%) PKI
5 10 (2.99%) Visualisation
6 9 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.39%) Driving Licence
7 8 (2.39%) Wiki
8 6 (1.79%) Digital Media
8 6 (1.79%) EMC VNX
8 6 (1.79%) Hedge funds
8 6 (1.79%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.49%) Fat Client
9 5 (1.49%) Thin Client
10 4 (1.19%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.19%) Physics
11 3 (0.90%) EqualLogic
11 3 (0.90%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 331 (98.81%) Windows
1 331 (98.81%) Windows Server
2 137 (40.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 127 (37.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 68 (20.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 65 (19.40%) Windows 8
6 61 (18.21%) Linux
7 54 (16.12%) Windows 7
8 30 (8.96%) Mac OS X
9 26 (7.76%) Windows 2000 Server
10 15 (4.48%) Windows 10
10 15 (4.48%) Windows XP
11 9 (2.69%) Windows Vista
12 5 (1.49%) Android
12 5 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (1.19%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.90%) CentOS
14 3 (0.90%) Solaris
14 3 (0.90%) Unix
15 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (14.33%) ITIL
2 31 (9.25%) Project Management
3 30 (8.96%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (5.07%) Problem Management
5 16 (4.78%) Configuration Management
5 16 (4.78%) Server Building
6 15 (4.48%) Presales
7 12 (3.58%) Change Management
8 11 (3.28%) Asset Management
8 11 (3.28%) Time Management
9 10 (2.99%) Performance Monitoring
10 8 (2.39%) Migration
10 8 (2.39%) Service Management
11 7 (2.09%) DevOps
11 7 (2.09%) Infrastructure Management
12 6 (1.79%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (1.79%) CRM
12 6 (1.79%) Operations Management
12 6 (1.79%) Service Delivery
12 6 (1.79%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 69 (20.60%) SQL
2 29 (8.66%) PowerShell
3 6 (1.79%) Java
4 5 (1.49%) C#
5 4 (1.19%) C
5 4 (1.19%) VBScript
6 3 (0.90%) VB
7 2 (0.60%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.60%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.30%) Perl
Qualifications
1 70 (20.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 58 (17.31%) Cisco Certification
3 56 (16.72%) CCNA
4 51 (15.22%) MCSE
5 39 (11.64%) MCITP
6 22 (6.57%) Degree
7 18 (5.37%) MCSA
8 15 (4.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 14 (4.18%) MCP
10 10 (2.99%) CCNP
11 5 (1.49%) MCTS
12 4 (1.19%) CCA
12 4 (1.19%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (1.19%) VCP5
13 3 (0.90%) ACMT
13 3 (0.90%) DBS Check
14 2 (0.60%) A+ Certification
14 2 (0.60%) MCDST
14 2 (0.60%) Network+ Certification
15 1 (0.30%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.18%) SLA
2 2 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.60%) ISO22301
3 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.30%) QA
3 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 226 (67.46%) Active Directory
2 100 (29.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 35 (10.45%) XenApp
5 24 (7.16%) vSphere
6 17 (5.07%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (4.48%) VMware ESX
8 11 (3.28%) Xen
9 7 (2.09%) Terminal Services
10 6 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (1.19%) VMware Server
12 3 (0.90%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.90%) XenServer
13 2 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 1 (0.30%) DFS Replication
14 1 (0.30%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.30%) NFS
14 1 (0.30%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 41 (12.24%) SCCM
2 34 (10.15%) SCOM
3 14 (4.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 14 (4.18%) WSUS
4 10 (2.99%) McAfee ePO
5 7 (2.09%) Nagios
5 7 (2.09%) Puppet
5 7 (2.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 6 (1.79%) SCOrch
7 5 (1.49%) Backup Exec
7 5 (1.49%) EdgeSight
8 3 (0.90%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.30%) Legato
10 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 1 (0.30%) NetVault Backup
10 1 (0.30%) SCSM
10 1 (0.30%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.30%) Simpana
10 1 (0.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 185 (55.22%) VMware
2 177 (52.84%) Microsoft
3 96 (28.66%) Cisco
4 80 (23.88%) Citrix
5 51 (15.22%) NetApp
6 44 (13.13%) HP
7 38 (11.34%) Apple
8 28 (8.36%) Avaya
9 21 (6.27%) Veeam
10 20 (5.97%) Symantec
11 17 (5.07%) Google
12 16 (4.78%) Dell
12 16 (4.78%) Sophos
13 15 (4.48%) AppSense
14 14 (4.18%) Lumension
15 10 (2.99%) Intel Security
15 10 (2.99%) Juniper
16 9 (2.69%) IBM
17 8 (2.39%) EMC
17 8 (2.39%) Oracle
Salford, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Annual Bonus, Private Healthcare, Pe
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Pension etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £21000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £21000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago