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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Engineer
Rank 809 811 848
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Server Engineer 57 64 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.061% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.065% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 53 54 27
Average salary £42,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.71% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,155 £27,520 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £61,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +23.63%

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
98723 98609 105043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.80% 94.57% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 82175 79630 90068
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 28 January 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 28 January 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 +16 57 £42,500 +18.05% 3
London -11 17 £55,000 +10.00% 1
South East -17 14 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire -8 12 £29,325 -1.92%
South Yorkshire -2 6 £24,150 -
West Yorkshire -6 6 £37,000 +5.71%
Sheffield -7 6 £24,150 -
Wiltshire - 6 £50,000 -
South West - 6 £50,000 - 1
Berkshire -11 5 £41,750 -7.22%
North West +1 4 £51,250 +42.36%
East of England -10 4 £46,250 +36.02%
Hampshire -26 4 £42,500 +60.37%
Chippenham - 4 £50,000 -
Cheshire +2 3 £52,500 +45.83%
Surrey -7 3 £30,000 -11.76% 1
Essex -15 3 £50,000 -
Chester - 3 £52,500 -
Slough - 3 - -
Southampton - 3 £42,500 -
Guildford - 3 £30,000 - 1
City of London -2 2 £62,500 +25.00% 1
West Sussex - 2 £40,000 -
Crawley - 2 £40,000 -
Swindon - 2 £42,750 -
Leeds +7 1 £34,500 -1.42%
West Midlands -9 1 - -
Reading -10 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Winchester - 1 £30,000 -
Brentwood - 1 £50,000 -

Windows Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 128 (100.00%) Windows
2 92 (71.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 71 (55.47%) VMware
4 65 (50.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 65 (50.78%) Microsoft
5 59 (46.09%) Active Directory
6 56 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 49 (38.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 48 (37.50%) MS Exchange
8 48 (37.50%) Finance
9 43 (33.59%) VMware Infrastructure
10 39 (30.47%) Citrix
11 35 (27.34%) Exchange Server 2010
12 32 (25.00%) Clustering
12 32 (25.00%) ITIL
13 31 (24.22%) DNS
13 31 (24.22%) PowerShell
14 28 (21.88%) vSphere
15 27 (21.09%) MS Excel
16 25 (19.53%) Cisco
16 25 (19.53%) SCCM
17 24 (18.75%) DHCP
18 23 (17.97%) SAN
19 22 (17.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 21 (16.41%) VMware ESXi
20 21 (16.41%) MCSE
21 20 (15.63%) HP
22 19 (14.84%) LAN
22 19 (14.84%) SharePoint
22 19 (14.84%) Change Control

Windows Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 48 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 35 (27.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (14.84%) SharePoint
4 18 (14.06%) Lync
5 15 (11.72%) Exchange Server 2003
6 14 (10.94%) IIS
7 13 (10.16%) SharePoint 2013
8 10 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (5.47%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (3.91%) Tomcat
11 4 (3.13%) Apache
11 4 (3.13%) OpenStack
12 2 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2000
13 1 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.78%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 27 (21.09%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.69%) Office 365
3 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (24.22%) DNS
2 24 (18.75%) DHCP
3 23 (17.97%) SAN
4 19 (14.84%) LAN
5 18 (14.06%) Firewall
5 18 (14.06%) TCP/IP
6 10 (7.81%) Kerberos
7 7 (5.47%) WAN
8 6 (4.69%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (3.91%) VLAN
10 4 (3.13%) iSCSI
10 4 (3.13%) NAS
10 4 (3.13%) Internet
10 4 (3.13%) Multicast
10 4 (3.13%) SSL
10 4 (3.13%) HTTP
11 3 (2.34%) FTP
11 3 (2.34%) Wireless
11 3 (2.34%) NetScaler
12 2 (1.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.28%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.81%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (7.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (0.78%) TeamCity
1 1 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 48 (37.50%) Finance
2 13 (10.16%) Banking
3 6 (4.69%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.13%) Law
4 4 (3.13%) Back Office
4 4 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.34%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.78%) Advertising
6 1 (0.78%) Marketing
6 1 (0.78%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.91%) .NET
1 5 (3.91%) J2EE
2 4 (3.13%) JSP
2 4 (3.13%) XML
2 4 (3.13%) HTML
3 3 (2.34%) Web Services
4 2 (1.56%) COM
5 1 (0.78%) Lucene
5 1 (0.78%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 32 (25.00%) Clustering
2 11 (8.59%) Open Source
3 4 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.56%) Hedge funds
4 2 (1.56%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.56%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.78%) Replication
5 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.78%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 128 (100.00%) Windows
2 92 (71.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 65 (50.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 49 (38.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (11.72%) VMS
6 13 (10.16%) Windows 2000
6 13 (10.16%) UNIX
6 13 (10.16%) Windows 7
6 13 (10.16%) Windows 8
7 8 (6.25%) Windows XP
8 6 (4.69%) Linux
9 3 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.56%) CentOS
10 2 (1.56%) Solaris
11 1 (0.78%) AIX
11 1 (0.78%) HPUX
11 1 (0.78%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.78%) Debian
11 1 (0.78%) Fedora
11 1 (0.78%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (25.00%) ITIL
2 19 (14.84%) Change Control
3 16 (12.50%) Change Management
4 10 (7.81%) Configuration Management
5 9 (7.03%) Mentoring
6 8 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 8 (6.25%) Problem Management
7 7 (5.47%) Service Management
7 7 (5.47%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (4.69%) Performance Management
8 6 (4.69%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (3.91%) Software Deployment
10 4 (3.13%) ITIL V3
10 4 (3.13%) Network Load Balancing
10 4 (3.13%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (2.34%) Incident Management
12 2 (1.56%) BCP
12 2 (1.56%) Business Continuity
12 2 (1.56%) Workflow
12 2 (1.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (24.22%) PowerShell
2 13 (10.16%) Perl
3 12 (9.38%) Ruby
4 10 (7.81%) SQL
5 8 (6.25%) Java
6 7 (5.47%) VBScript
6 7 (5.47%) Python
7 5 (3.91%) PHP
8 4 (3.13%) C#
8 4 (3.13%) VB
9 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 56 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (17.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 21 (16.41%) MCSE
4 16 (12.50%) MCITP
5 14 (10.94%) MCTS
6 13 (10.16%) MCP
7 12 (9.38%) MCDST
8 11 (8.59%) MCSA
9 10 (7.81%) CCA
9 10 (7.81%) Citrix Certification
10 9 (7.03%) Security Cleared
11 6 (4.69%) Degree
12 5 (3.91%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (3.13%) CCNP
13 4 (3.13%) CCNA
13 4 (3.13%) SC Cleared
14 3 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (2.34%) VCAP
15 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certified Master
15 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.59%) SLA
System Software
1 59 (46.09%) Active Directory
2 43 (33.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (21.88%) vSphere
4 21 (16.41%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (12.50%) VMware ESX
6 15 (11.72%) Hyper-V
7 14 (10.94%) XenApp
8 13 (10.16%) VMware Server
9 8 (6.25%) XenDesktop
10 7 (5.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 4 (3.13%) NFS
12 2 (1.56%) DFS Replication
12 2 (1.56%) XenServer
12 2 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.78%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 25 (19.53%) SCCM
2 16 (12.50%) NetBackup
3 15 (11.72%) SCOM
4 12 (9.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 10 (7.81%) Puppet
5 10 (7.81%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (3.91%) Tivoli
6 5 (3.91%) WSUS
7 4 (3.13%) Netcool
7 4 (3.13%) CA SiteMinder
7 4 (3.13%) Hyperic
7 4 (3.13%) SCOrch
7 4 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (3.13%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.56%) Nagios
8 2 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.78%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.78%) ZENworks
9 1 (0.78%) Control-M
9 1 (0.78%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 71 (55.47%) VMware
2 65 (50.78%) Microsoft
3 39 (30.47%) Citrix
4 25 (19.53%) Cisco
5 20 (15.63%) HP
6 15 (11.72%) Dell
7 12 (9.38%) Sun
8 9 (7.03%) IBM
9 8 (6.25%) Symantec
9 8 (6.25%) Red Hat
10 7 (5.47%) EMC
11 6 (4.69%) Riverbed
12 5 (3.91%) Oracle
13 4 (3.13%) Business Objects
13 4 (3.13%) McAfee
14 3 (2.34%) CommVault
14 3 (2.34%) Veeam
14 3 (2.34%) BT
14 3 (2.34%) LANDesk
15 2 (1.56%) WatchGuard
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