The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Windows Server Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Specialist
Rank 911 945 968
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Server Specialist 9 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.005% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.005% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 19
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £57,500 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.70% +6.25%

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
94167 103508 112247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.20% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79244 85842 90577
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Windows Server Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Windows Server Specialist in the job title.

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 29 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 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 +42 8 £52,500 +5.00%
Crawley - 6 £52,500 -
South East - 6 £52,500 -
West Sussex - 6 £52,500 -
London +35 1 £60,000 +4.34%
East of England +16 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Scotland - 1 £33,750 -
Glasgow - 1 £33,750 -
Dunstable - 1 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £45,000 -

Windows Server Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, Windows Server Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Windows
1 23 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 13 (56.52%) Degree
2 13 (56.52%) CRM
2 13 (56.52%) SQL
3 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
4 8 (34.78%) ITIL
4 8 (34.78%) VMware
4 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (30.43%) Linux
6 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
6 6 (26.09%) ERP
6 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
6 6 (26.09%) .NET
6 6 (26.09%) Oracle
6 6 (26.09%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (26.09%) PRINCE
6 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
6 6 (26.09%) Document Management
6 6 (26.09%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (26.09%) Japanese Language
6 6 (26.09%) SCOM
6 6 (26.09%) Change Control
6 6 (26.09%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (21.74%) Law
7 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
7 5 (21.74%) DNS
8 4 (17.39%) SCCM

Windows Server Specialist 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 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
2 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) DNS
2 2 (8.70%) SAN
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) WinDbg
General
1 6 (26.09%) Japanese Language
2 5 (21.74%) Law
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) .NET
1 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.35%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
1 23 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (30.43%) Linux
3 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (26.09%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) CRM
2 8 (34.78%) ITIL
3 6 (26.09%) Change Control
3 6 (26.09%) Document Management
3 6 (26.09%) ERP
3 6 (26.09%) PRINCE
4 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL V3
4 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.35%) Presales
4 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) MCITP
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.70%) MCSE
4 1 (4.35%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (4.35%) MCP
4 1 (4.35%) MCSA
4 1 (4.35%) MCTS
4 1 (4.35%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) SCOM
2 4 (17.39%) SCCM
3 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (4.35%) Nagios
3 1 (4.35%) OpenView
3 1 (4.35%) Perfmon
3 1 (4.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) VMware
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) 3PAR
4 1 (4.35%) Citrix
4 1 (4.35%) Hitachi
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Intel Security
4 1 (4.35%) NetApp
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.35%) Riverbed
4 1 (4.35%) Splunk
4 1 (4.35%) Symantec