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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Specialist
Rank - 901 867
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Server Specialist 0 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.005% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.006% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 6
Average salary - £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary - £40,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
- -4.19%

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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Top 27 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (93.33%) Citrix
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 14 (93.33%) VMware ESX
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (53.33%) Internet
3 8 (53.33%) Back Office
3 8 (53.33%) Clustering
3 8 (53.33%) Windows 2000
3 8 (53.33%) VBScript
3 8 (53.33%) VB
3 8 (53.33%) Windows XP
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (53.33%) XenApp
3 8 (53.33%) Windows 7
3 8 (53.33%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (40.00%) LAN
4 6 (40.00%) WAN
4 6 (40.00%) MCSE
4 6 (40.00%) Finance
4 6 (40.00%) Legal
4 6 (40.00%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) SAN

Windows Server Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) Internet
2 6 (40.00%) LAN
2 6 (40.00%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
General
1 8 (53.33%) Back Office
2 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (53.33%) Windows 7
3 8 (53.33%) Windows 2000
3 8 (53.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) VBScript
1 8 (53.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) MCSE
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 14 (93.33%) VMware ESX
2 8 (53.33%) XenApp
2 8 (53.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (93.33%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) HP
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