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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Engineer
Rank 720 727 708
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Server Engineer 176 215 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.20% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.21% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 152 203 229
Median salary £38,000 £37,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,300 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +21.31%

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
92091 104182 108737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.30% 96.24% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77057 86801 87903
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +15 169 £38,500 +4.05% 19
London +26 58 £47,500 +22.58% 2
South East -11 37 £42,500 +10.38% 6
Yorkshire +31 28 £35,000 +12.90% 1
South West +20 27 £33,000 -5.71% 6
West Yorkshire +23 21 £34,000 +9.67%
Berkshire +14 14 £25,000 -35.48% 1
Oxfordshire +12 13 £22,500 -47.97% 2
Wiltshire - 12 £35,000 - 1
Leeds +23 11 £33,000 +6.45%
Reading +14 11 £25,000 -35.89% 1
Bristol +12 11 £33,000 -5.71% 3
Bradford -6 11 £35,000 -4.10%
East of England +18 10 £37,500 - 3
Swindon - 10 - - 1
North West +13 7 £35,000 -12.50%
Cambridgeshire - 6 £39,500 - 1
Abingdon - 6 - -
Cambridge - 6 £39,500 - 1
Surrey -19 5 £47,500 +19.49% 1
Banbury - 5 £22,500 -
Docklands, London - 4 £55,000 -
Manchester - 4 £32,500 -
Hampshire - 4 £48,000 -
Gloucestershire - 4 £24,000 -
Scotland +22 3 £38,670 +29.98%
Hertfordshire +15 3 £22,500 -25.00% 1
Edinburgh +10 3 £38,670 +31.08%
Hull - 3 - -
Coulsdon - 3 £25,000 -

Windows Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 353 (100.00%) Windows
1 353 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 235 (66.57%) Active Directory
3 219 (62.04%) VMware
4 190 (53.82%) Microsoft
5 176 (49.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 173 (49.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 133 (37.68%) VMware Infrastructure
8 132 (37.39%) MS Exchange
9 96 (27.20%) Hyper-V
10 95 (26.91%) MS Excel
11 94 (26.63%) PowerShell
12 80 (22.66%) DNS
13 79 (22.38%) SQL Server
13 79 (22.38%) Citrix
14 75 (21.25%) SAN
15 74 (20.96%) Windows Server 2003
16 73 (20.68%) ITIL
17 71 (20.11%) Cisco
18 70 (19.83%) Linux
19 68 (19.26%) SCCM
20 63 (17.85%) Firewall
21 62 (17.56%) HP
22 59 (16.71%) Microsoft Certification
23 57 (16.15%) DHCP
24 55 (15.58%) vSphere
25 54 (15.30%) Windows 7
26 53 (15.01%) XenApp
27 51 (14.45%) SCOM
28 49 (13.88%) Exchange Server 2010

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
1 132 (37.39%) MS Exchange
2 49 (13.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (10.20%) IIS
4 23 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 22 (6.23%) Exchange Server 2013
6 21 (5.95%) SharePoint
7 15 (4.25%) Skype for Business
8 10 (2.83%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (2.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 9 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.85%) nginx
11 3 (0.85%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.57%) Apache
12 2 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.57%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.57%) WordPress
13 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2000
13 1 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.28%) Site Server
Applications
1 95 (26.91%) MS Excel
2 46 (13.03%) MS Office
3 14 (3.97%) MS Visio
4 8 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.28%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 45 (12.75%) Office 365
2 10 (2.83%) IaaS
2 10 (2.83%) PaaS
3 8 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.70%) SaaS
5 4 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.57%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.28%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.28%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 80 (22.66%) DNS
2 75 (21.25%) SAN
3 63 (17.85%) Firewall
4 57 (16.15%) DHCP
5 45 (12.75%) TCP/IP
6 41 (11.61%) VPN
7 40 (11.33%) NAS
8 35 (9.92%) LAN
9 32 (9.07%) WAN
10 16 (4.53%) VoIP
11 13 (3.68%) VLAN
12 11 (3.12%) Wireless
13 10 (2.83%) Internet
13 10 (2.83%) Remote Desktop
14 9 (2.55%) OSPF
15 7 (1.98%) MPLS
15 7 (1.98%) NetScaler
16 6 (1.70%) Fibre Channel
16 6 (1.70%) Network Security
16 6 (1.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (22.38%) SQL Server
2 38 (10.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (7.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (5.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 14 (3.97%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (1.42%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.85%) Big Data
7 3 (0.85%) Informix
7 3 (0.85%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.28%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.28%) MySQL
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (0.57%) JIRA
General
1 27 (7.65%) Finance
2 23 (6.52%) Law
3 20 (5.67%) Back Office
4 15 (4.25%) Banking
5 11 (3.12%) Manufacturing
6 10 (2.83%) Legal
6 10 (2.83%) Telecoms
7 9 (2.55%) Retail
8 8 (2.27%) Marketing
9 4 (1.13%) Italian Language
10 3 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.57%) Electronics
11 2 (0.57%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.57%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.28%) Advertising
12 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (5.38%) .NET
2 17 (4.82%) Web Services
3 10 (2.83%) .NET Framework
3 10 (2.83%) Middleware
4 5 (1.42%) HTML
5 3 (0.85%) 802.1X
5 3 (0.85%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.85%) LAMP
5 3 (0.85%) RESTful
6 2 (0.57%) WCF
6 2 (0.57%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 47 (13.31%) Data Centre
2 35 (9.92%) Clustering
3 22 (6.23%) Driving Licence
4 16 (4.53%) Management Information System
5 12 (3.40%) Replication
6 11 (3.12%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (3.12%) Blackberry
7 8 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.70%) iPad
9 5 (1.42%) iPhone
10 4 (1.13%) EMC VNX
10 4 (1.13%) PKI
11 3 (0.85%) VCE vBlock
12 2 (0.57%) EPoS
12 2 (0.57%) Fat Client
12 2 (0.57%) HP Storage
12 2 (0.57%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.57%) Thin Client
12 2 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
13 1 (0.28%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 353 (100.00%) Windows
1 353 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 176 (49.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 173 (49.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 74 (20.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 70 (19.83%) Linux
6 54 (15.30%) Windows 7
7 43 (12.18%) Unix
8 20 (5.67%) Windows 8
9 17 (4.82%) Windows 10
10 11 (3.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (2.27%) AIX
12 7 (1.98%) Windows XP
13 5 (1.42%) Apple iOS
13 5 (1.42%) Mac OS X
14 4 (1.13%) CentOS
15 3 (0.85%) Solaris
16 2 (0.57%) Android
17 1 (0.28%) Windows 2000 Server
17 1 (0.28%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (20.68%) ITIL
2 41 (11.61%) Disaster Recovery
3 22 (6.23%) Patch Management
4 21 (5.95%) Change Control
5 20 (5.67%) Mentoring
6 18 (5.10%) Root Cause Analysis
6 18 (5.10%) Server Building
7 17 (4.82%) Project Management
8 16 (4.53%) ITIL V3
9 15 (4.25%) Data Protection
9 15 (4.25%) Migration
9 15 (4.25%) Problem Management
9 15 (4.25%) Server Virtualisation
10 14 (3.97%) Information Security
11 13 (3.68%) Application Packaging
11 13 (3.68%) Infrastructure Management
12 12 (3.40%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (3.12%) Change Management
13 11 (3.12%) Time Management
14 10 (2.83%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 94 (26.63%) PowerShell
2 47 (13.31%) SQL
3 14 (3.97%) C++
4 13 (3.68%) C#
5 10 (2.83%) VBScript
6 9 (2.55%) Java
7 7 (1.98%) Python
8 6 (1.70%) C
8 6 (1.70%) JavaScript
9 4 (1.13%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.28%) Ruby
10 1 (0.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 59 (16.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (10.20%) MCSE
3 34 (9.63%) MCSA
4 24 (6.80%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (6.52%) CCNA
6 22 (6.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 21 (5.95%) MCITP
8 10 (2.83%) Degree
9 9 (2.55%) MCP
10 5 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.13%) CCNP
11 4 (1.13%) MCTS
11 4 (1.13%) SC Cleared
11 4 (1.13%) Security Cleared
12 3 (0.85%) CCA
12 3 (0.85%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (0.85%) JNCIS
13 2 (0.57%) CCEA
13 2 (0.57%) EMC Certification
13 2 (0.57%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (10.76%) SLA
2 6 (1.70%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 235 (66.57%) Active Directory
2 133 (37.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 96 (27.20%) Hyper-V
4 55 (15.58%) vSphere
5 53 (15.01%) XenApp
6 22 (6.23%) VMware ESXi
7 19 (5.38%) VMware ESX
8 17 (4.82%) XenDesktop
9 15 (4.25%) Virtual Machines
10 12 (3.40%) Virtual Servers
11 11 (3.12%) Terminal Services
12 10 (2.83%) Firmware
13 8 (2.27%) Virtual Desktop
14 7 (1.98%) VMware Server
15 6 (1.70%) Terminal Server
16 5 (1.42%) XenServer
17 3 (0.85%) DFS Replication
17 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 2 (0.57%) OpenSIPS
18 2 (0.57%) UAG
Systems Management
1 68 (19.26%) SCCM
2 51 (14.45%) SCOM
3 16 (4.53%) WSUS
4 10 (2.83%) Norton AntiVirus
5 9 (2.55%) Tivoli
6 8 (2.27%) NetBackup
7 7 (1.98%) EdgeSight
7 7 (1.98%) Nagios
7 7 (1.98%) SCVMM
8 6 (1.70%) AirWatch
8 6 (1.70%) HP Data Protector
8 6 (1.70%) OpenView
9 5 (1.42%) Microsoft Clustering
9 5 (1.42%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 4 (1.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 4 (1.13%) Perfmon
11 3 (0.85%) FortiGate
11 3 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (0.85%) SCDPM
11 3 (0.85%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 219 (62.04%) VMware
2 190 (53.82%) Microsoft
3 79 (22.38%) Citrix
4 71 (20.11%) Cisco
5 62 (17.56%) HP
6 21 (5.95%) CommVault
7 19 (5.38%) NetApp
7 19 (5.38%) Symantec
8 18 (5.10%) Dell
9 15 (4.25%) Red Hat
10 12 (3.40%) IBM
10 12 (3.40%) Sophos
11 9 (2.55%) Dell Compellent
11 9 (2.55%) Kaspersky
11 9 (2.55%) Oracle
12 8 (2.27%) EMC
12 8 (2.27%) Juniper
13 7 (1.98%) Avaya
13 7 (1.98%) CheckPoint
13 7 (1.98%) Intel Security
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
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Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
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JWResource
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 per annum
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
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