The table below looks at the statistics for the Windows Server Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Specialist
Rank 927 919 933
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Server Specialist 8 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.017% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.018% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 4
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +0.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £31,750 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -10.85%

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 Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server Specialist in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Windows Server Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Windows Server Specialist
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server Specialist within the UK.

Windows Server Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

Windows Server Specialist
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server Specialist over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 within the UK.

Windows Server Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Windows Server Specialist
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 10 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
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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 +12 7 £43,750 -1.68% 2
South East +18 6 £43,750 -1.68%
West Sussex - 5 £42,500 -
Crawley - 2 £45,000 -
Hampshire +20 1 £52,500 +17.97%
Edinburgh +3 1 £33,000 -32.65% 1
Scotland 0 1 £33,000 -15.38% 1
Basingstoke - 1 £52,500 -
Birmingham - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - - 1

Windows Server Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Windows Server Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (43.75%) Cisco
3 7 (43.75%) Linux
3 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle
4 5 (31.25%) CRM
5 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (25.00%) MS Office
5 4 (25.00%) Mac OS X
5 4 (25.00%) Apple
5 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (25.00%) VPN
5 4 (25.00%) CMS
5 4 (25.00%) Google
5 4 (25.00%) Wireless
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
6 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (18.75%) Firewall
6 3 (18.75%) SCCM

Windows Server Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Windows Server Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (25.00%) CMS
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (25.00%) VPN
1 4 (25.00%) Wireless
2 3 (18.75%) Firewall
3 2 (12.50%) DHCP
3 2 (12.50%) DNS
3 2 (12.50%) FCoE
3 2 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (12.50%) iSCSI
3 2 (12.50%) LAN
3 2 (12.50%) SAN
3 2 (12.50%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Driving Licence
1 2 (12.50%) Fat Client
1 2 (12.50%) Thin Client
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) Mac OS X
3 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) CRM
2 2 (12.50%) ERP
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.25%) Presales
3 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) MCSA
2 2 (12.50%) MCSE
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) MCITP
3 1 (6.25%) NCDA
3 1 (6.25%) NCIE
3 1 (6.25%) NCSA
3 1 (6.25%) VCAP
3 1 (6.25%) VCDX
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
4 2 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) SCOM
2 2 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco
2 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle
4 4 (25.00%) Apple
4 4 (25.00%) Google
5 3 (18.75%) Citrix
6 2 (12.50%) HP
6 2 (12.50%) Symantec
7 1 (6.25%) NetApp
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Cathcart Associates
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago