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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Server Engineer
UK
Rank 711 793 745
Rank change year-on-year
+82 -48
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Server Engineer 130 146 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.15% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 106 140 180
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +6.47%

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
79883 98427 103086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.32% 96.43% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 66300 82530 84981
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 £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +85 127 £41,500 -2.35% 15
London +68 50 £42,500 -5.55% 2
South East +57 29 £34,250 -14.37% 7
Surrey +51 14 £48,750 +24.20% 1
East of England +25 14 £36,000 -2.70% 3
North West -17 13 £26,500 -47.00%
Merseyside +1 11 £46,500 -22.50%
Hertfordshire +15 10 £26,000 -17.46%
Yorkshire +39 9 £37,500 +25.00% 1
East Midlands - 7 £37,500 -
Leatherhead - 7 £55,000 -
Kent +22 6 £30,000 -
Liverpool +8 6 £46,500 -22.50%
West Yorkshire +20 5 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Watford - 5 - -
City of London +48 4 £44,250 +10.62% 2
East Yorkshire - 4 £26,000 -
Northamptonshire - 4 £36,750 -
Hull - 4 £26,000 -
Berkshire +39 3 £36,500 -25.51% 2
Leeds +23 3 £45,000 +50.00%
South West +15 3 - - 1
Buckinghamshire +12 3 £33,000 +10.00%
Wiltshire - 3 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - 3 £41,500 - 2
Swindon - 3 - - 1
Leicestershire - 3 £37,500 -
Chesham - 3 £33,000 -
Cambridge - 3 £41,500 - 2
West Midlands +27 2 £45,000 +80.00% 1

Windows Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 270 (100.00%) Windows
1 270 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 164 (60.74%) VMware
3 160 (59.26%) Microsoft
4 155 (57.41%) Active Directory
5 142 (52.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 107 (39.63%) VMware Infrastructure
7 104 (38.52%) Hyper-V
8 101 (37.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 96 (35.56%) MS Excel
10 89 (32.96%) MS Exchange
11 83 (30.74%) PowerShell
12 66 (24.44%) SCCM
13 64 (23.70%) Linux
14 60 (22.22%) SQL Server
15 56 (20.74%) Microsoft Certification
16 50 (18.52%) Office 365
17 49 (18.15%) Windows Server 2003
17 49 (18.15%) Firewall
17 49 (18.15%) ITIL
18 48 (17.78%) DNS
19 47 (17.41%) MCSE
20 44 (16.30%) LAN
20 44 (16.30%) DHCP
20 44 (16.30%) Finance
21 43 (15.93%) Data Centre
22 42 (15.56%) SCOM
22 42 (15.56%) Cisco
22 42 (15.56%) VPN
22 42 (15.56%) SAN

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 89 (32.96%) MS Exchange
2 30 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (10.00%) IIS
4 24 (8.89%) SharePoint
5 23 (8.52%) Skype for Business
6 19 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2013
7 13 (4.81%) Exchange Server 2003
8 12 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.11%) Confluence
9 3 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2000
10 2 (0.74%) Apache
10 2 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.74%) Tomcat
Applications
1 96 (35.56%) MS Excel
2 33 (12.22%) MS Office
3 16 (5.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 50 (18.52%) Office 365
2 36 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (3.33%) PaaS
5 7 (2.59%) SaaS
6 5 (1.85%) IaaS
7 4 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (1.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.74%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.74%) Heroku
10 1 (0.37%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 49 (18.15%) Firewall
2 48 (17.78%) DNS
3 44 (16.30%) DHCP
3 44 (16.30%) LAN
4 42 (15.56%) SAN
4 42 (15.56%) VPN
5 30 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 27 (10.00%) WAN
7 25 (9.26%) VLAN
8 16 (5.93%) NAS
8 16 (5.93%) Wireless
9 13 (4.81%) Internet
9 13 (4.81%) VoIP
10 11 (4.07%) Remote Desktop
10 11 (4.07%) Skype
11 9 (3.33%) ISDN
11 9 (3.33%) MPLS
12 8 (2.96%) iSCSI
13 6 (2.22%) PBX
14 4 (1.48%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (6.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.11%) Big Data
6 3 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.74%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.74%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.74%) MySQL
8 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (1.85%) JIRA
2 2 (0.74%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.74%) Subversion
2 2 (0.74%) TeamCity
General
1 44 (16.30%) Finance
2 16 (5.93%) Back Office
2 16 (5.93%) Banking
3 14 (5.19%) Law
4 12 (4.44%) Retail
5 11 (4.07%) Italian Language
6 4 (1.48%) Legal
6 4 (1.48%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.11%) Local Government
7 3 (1.11%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.74%) Electronics
9 1 (0.37%) Advertising
9 1 (0.37%) Games
9 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.37%) Marketing
9 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.30%) Web Services
2 14 (5.19%) Middleware
2 14 (5.19%) Software Packaging
3 13 (4.81%) .NET
4 11 (4.07%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.11%) MAPI
6 2 (0.74%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.37%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 43 (15.93%) Data Centre
2 25 (9.26%) Driving Licence
3 23 (8.52%) Hedge funds
3 23 (8.52%) Management Information System
4 22 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (5.93%) Clustering
6 15 (5.56%) Private Cloud
7 10 (3.70%) Blackberry
8 8 (2.96%) PKI
9 7 (2.59%) Computer Science
9 7 (2.59%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (1.48%) EPoS
11 3 (1.11%) Fintech
11 3 (1.11%) Replication
11 3 (1.11%) VxBlock/Vblock
12 2 (0.74%) Derivative
12 2 (0.74%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
13 1 (0.37%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.37%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 270 (100.00%) Windows
1 270 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 142 (52.59%) Windows Server 2012
3 101 (37.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 64 (23.70%) Linux
5 49 (18.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 30 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 24 (8.89%) Unix
8 13 (4.81%) Windows 10
9 8 (2.96%) Windows 8
10 6 (2.22%) Mac OS
11 5 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (1.85%) Solaris
11 5 (1.85%) Windows XP
12 3 (1.11%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.74%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (18.15%) ITIL
2 38 (14.07%) Disaster Recovery
3 29 (10.74%) Information Security
4 25 (9.26%) Migration
5 16 (5.93%) Data Protection
6 15 (5.56%) Customer Requirements
6 15 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 14 (5.19%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (5.19%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 13 (4.81%) Project Management
9 12 (4.44%) Change Control
9 12 (4.44%) E-Commerce
9 12 (4.44%) Patch Management
10 11 (4.07%) Application Packaging
11 10 (3.70%) Server Building
12 9 (3.33%) Information Security Management
12 9 (3.33%) ISMS
12 9 (3.33%) Security Management
13 8 (2.96%) DevOps
13 8 (2.96%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 83 (30.74%) PowerShell
2 32 (11.85%) SQL
3 8 (2.96%) Python
4 5 (1.85%) C
4 5 (1.85%) Ruby
4 5 (1.85%) Shell Script
4 5 (1.85%) VBScript
5 4 (1.48%) C#
6 3 (1.11%) C++
6 3 (1.11%) Java
7 2 (0.74%) VB
8 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 56 (20.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 47 (17.41%) MCSE
3 38 (14.07%) Degree
4 22 (8.15%) MCP
5 21 (7.78%) MCSA
6 17 (6.30%) MCITP
7 13 (4.81%) CCNA
7 13 (4.81%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (3.70%) Security Cleared
9 8 (2.96%) SC Cleared
10 7 (2.59%) CCNP
11 5 (1.85%) HND
11 5 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.11%) GNVQ
12 3 (1.11%) HNC
13 2 (0.74%) DBS Check
14 1 (0.37%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.56%) SLA
2 4 (1.48%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 155 (57.41%) Active Directory
2 107 (39.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 104 (38.52%) Hyper-V
4 29 (10.74%) VMware ESX
5 21 (7.78%) vSphere
6 19 (7.04%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (5.56%) Terminal Services
8 14 (5.19%) VMware Workstation
9 13 (4.81%) XenApp
10 11 (4.07%) XenDesktop
11 9 (3.33%) Firmware
12 4 (1.48%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (1.48%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.74%) NFS
14 1 (0.37%) Terminal Server
14 1 (0.37%) Virtual Desktop
14 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 66 (24.44%) SCCM
2 42 (15.56%) SCOM
3 17 (6.30%) NetBackup
4 11 (4.07%) SCOrch
5 10 (3.70%) Backup Exec
5 10 (3.70%) SCVMM
6 8 (2.96%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (2.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 7 (2.59%) WSUS
8 3 (1.11%) DameWare
8 3 (1.11%) FortiGate
8 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (1.11%) Perfmon
9 2 (0.74%) OpenView
9 2 (0.74%) ZENworks
10 1 (0.37%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.37%) Ansible
10 1 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 164 (60.74%) VMware
2 160 (59.26%) Microsoft
3 42 (15.56%) Cisco
4 39 (14.44%) Citrix
5 27 (10.00%) HP
6 19 (7.04%) Symantec
7 12 (4.44%) CommVault
8 10 (3.70%) Avaya
8 10 (3.70%) WatchGuard
9 9 (3.33%) Dell
10 8 (2.96%) Kaspersky
11 7 (2.59%) Intel Security
11 7 (2.59%) Oracle
11 7 (2.59%) Veeam
12 6 (2.22%) SonicWALL
13 5 (1.85%) CheckPoint
14 4 (1.48%) NetApp
14 4 (1.48%) Sophos
15 3 (1.11%) Juniper
15 3 (1.11%) Red Hat
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £24000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
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Salary: to c£48,000 DoE + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
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