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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Engineer
Rank 855 853 822
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Server Engineer 37 76 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.065% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.069% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 32 66 46
Average salary £38,250 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,025 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +1.47%

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 2015 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 31 July 2015. 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
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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 -20 33 £38,250 +10.86% 5
South East -1 15 £40,500 +12.50% 1
Surrey +20 9 £39,750 +22.30% 1
London +15 5 £50,000 - 1
East of England +3 5 £35,000 -26.31%
Redhill - 4 £45,000 - 1
Berkshire +4 3 £50,000 +38.88%
Manchester +3 3 £35,000 +1.44% 1
North West -14 3 £35,000 +1.44% 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £37,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £35,000 -
Reading - 3 £50,000 -
Dorking - 3 £35,000 -
City of London +22 2 £54,750 +6.82% 1
Yorkshire -5 2 £34,575 +27.93%
South West -12 2 £38,000 +8.57%
Hertfordshire -15 2 - -
Wales - 2 - -
South Wales - 2 - -
Camberley - 2 £39,750 -
Scotland +11 1 £37,500 +7.14%
South Yorkshire -8 1 £24,150 -10.63%
Sheffield -15 1 £24,150 -10.63%
Abingdon - 1 £40,000 -
Banbury - 1 £37,000 -
Oxford - 1 £37,500 -
Bath - 1 £36,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Huddersfield - 1 £45,000 -
Swindon - 1 £40,000 -

Windows Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 95 (100.00%) Windows
2 64 (67.37%) VMware
3 53 (55.79%) Microsoft
4 52 (54.74%) Active Directory
5 49 (51.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 47 (49.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 36 (37.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 36 (37.89%) SQL Server
8 35 (36.84%) MS Exchange
9 32 (33.68%) VMware Infrastructure
10 28 (29.47%) HP
11 27 (28.42%) Microsoft Certification
12 26 (27.37%) Exchange Server 2010
13 24 (25.26%) DNS
14 23 (24.21%) SAN
15 21 (22.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 20 (21.05%) Data Centre
17 17 (17.89%) Citrix
18 16 (16.84%) MS Excel
18 16 (16.84%) SQL
19 15 (15.79%) SharePoint
19 15 (15.79%) DHCP
19 15 (15.79%) LAN
19 15 (15.79%) vSphere
20 14 (14.74%) TCP/IP
20 14 (14.74%) Cisco
20 14 (14.74%) IIS
20 14 (14.74%) MS Office
20 14 (14.74%) Firewall
21 13 (13.68%) ITIL

Windows Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 35 (36.84%) MS Exchange
2 26 (27.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (15.79%) SharePoint
4 14 (14.74%) IIS
5 11 (11.58%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (6.32%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (6.32%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (5.26%) Lync
8 4 (4.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (4.21%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (1.05%) Tomcat
10 1 (1.05%) OpenStack
Applications
1 16 (16.84%) MS Excel
2 14 (14.74%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.21%) Office 365
2 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (25.26%) DNS
2 23 (24.21%) SAN
3 15 (15.79%) LAN
3 15 (15.79%) DHCP
4 14 (14.74%) TCP/IP
4 14 (14.74%) Firewall
5 10 (10.53%) WAN
6 9 (9.47%) FTP
7 8 (8.42%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (7.37%) VPN
9 5 (5.26%) Internet
10 4 (4.21%) NAS
11 3 (3.16%) NetScaler
11 3 (3.16%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (2.11%) iSCSI
12 2 (2.11%) IPv4
12 2 (2.11%) IP Telephony
12 2 (2.11%) VLAN
12 2 (2.11%) HTTP
12 2 (2.11%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (37.89%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (12.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.05%) MySQL
General
1 11 (11.58%) Finance
2 1 (1.05%) Banking
2 1 (1.05%) Retail
2 1 (1.05%) Investment Banking
2 1 (1.05%) Mandarin Language
2 1 (1.05%) Cantonese Language
2 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.26%) .NET
1 5 (5.26%) Web Services
2 1 (1.05%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.26%) Blackberry
2 5 (5.26%) Clustering
3 3 (3.16%) HP StoreVirtual
3 3 (3.16%) BYOD
4 1 (1.05%) FMCG
4 1 (1.05%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 95 (100.00%) Windows
2 49 (51.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (49.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 36 (37.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (13.68%) Linux
6 11 (11.58%) UNIX
7 10 (10.53%) Windows 7
8 9 (9.47%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.16%) Windows 2000
10 2 (2.11%) NetWare
10 2 (2.11%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.05%) AIX
11 1 (1.05%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.68%) ITIL
2 9 (9.47%) Server Building
3 8 (8.42%) Mentoring
4 7 (7.37%) Change Management
5 6 (6.32%) DevOps
6 5 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (5.26%) Service Management
7 4 (4.21%) Migration
7 4 (4.21%) Asset Management
8 3 (3.16%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (3.16%) Workflow
8 3 (3.16%) Configuration Management
8 3 (3.16%) Project Management
8 3 (3.16%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (3.16%) Change Control
8 3 (3.16%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (3.16%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (2.11%) Server Patching
9 2 (2.11%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.84%) SQL
2 10 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.16%) VBScript
4 2 (2.11%) C#
4 2 (2.11%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.05%) Python
5 1 (1.05%) AWK
5 1 (1.05%) C
5 1 (1.05%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (28.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (22.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 12 (12.63%) MCSA
4 9 (9.47%) MCITP
5 8 (8.42%) MCP
6 7 (7.37%) MCSE
7 6 (6.32%) MCPD
7 6 (6.32%) Security Cleared
7 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Certified Master
7 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 4 (4.21%) MCDST
8 4 (4.21%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.11%) CCNA
9 2 (2.11%) Degree
9 2 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.05%) HP ASE
10 1 (1.05%) CCA
10 1 (1.05%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.05%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.58%) SLA
2 1 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 52 (54.74%) Active Directory
2 32 (33.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (15.79%) vSphere
4 10 (10.53%) Hyper-V
5 8 (8.42%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (7.37%) XenApp
7 6 (6.32%) VMware ESX
8 5 (5.26%) Terminal Services
9 4 (4.21%) VMware Server
10 2 (2.11%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (2.11%) ISA Server
10 2 (2.11%) XenServer
10 2 (2.11%) XenDesktop
11 1 (1.05%) Firmware
11 1 (1.05%) Terminal Server
11 1 (1.05%) UAG
11 1 (1.05%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (9.47%) SCCM
2 8 (8.42%) SCOM
3 7 (7.37%) WSUS
4 5 (5.26%) NetBackup
5 4 (4.21%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (4.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (3.16%) Opsview
6 3 (3.16%) Puppet
6 3 (3.16%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (2.11%) HP SIM
8 1 (1.05%) AirWatch
8 1 (1.05%) Ansible
8 1 (1.05%) SCVMM
8 1 (1.05%) OpenView
Vendors
1 64 (67.37%) VMware
2 53 (55.79%) Microsoft
3 28 (29.47%) HP
4 17 (17.89%) Citrix
5 14 (14.74%) Cisco
6 13 (13.68%) NetApp
7 10 (10.53%) Dell
8 7 (7.37%) IBM
9 6 (6.32%) Intel
10 5 (5.26%) BT
11 4 (4.21%) IronPort
11 4 (4.21%) Sun
11 4 (4.21%) Juniper
11 4 (4.21%) CommVault
11 4 (4.21%) Symantec
12 3 (3.16%) CheckPoint
12 3 (3.16%) Oracle
12 3 (3.16%) Kaspersky
12 3 (3.16%) Dell Compellent
13 2 (2.11%) Huawei
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