Period
to 24 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Windows Server 2016 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2016 over the 6 months to 24 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2016
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 229 167 215
Rank change year-on-year -62 +48 +18
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2016 24 30 116
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.41% 0.78% 1.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.70% 3.71% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 104
10th Percentile " £39,375 £24,750
25th Percentile £28,000 £43,125 £26,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -22.73% +4.76% +16.67%
75th Percentile £78,000 £68,125 £69,000
90th Percentile £79,750 £79,500 £78,750
Central London median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% -

Windows Server 2016 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 890 808 2,403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 15.03% 21.06% 23.79%
Number of salaries quoted 798 714 2,094
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,575 £28,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £91,250 £96,250
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +8.33% -

Windows Server 2016
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Windows Server 2016 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2016 in the City of London

Windows Server 2016
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows Server 2016 in the City of London.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2016 in the City of London

Windows Server 2016
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows Server 2016 in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2016 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 September 2021, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2016 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Windows Server 2016.

1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 16 (66.67%) Windows 10
4 15 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 15 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (54.17%) PowerShell
5 13 (54.17%) VMware
6 12 (50.00%) Microsoft 365
7 11 (45.83%) Finance
7 11 (45.83%) Citrix
8 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2019
9 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (33.33%) EMC
11 7 (29.17%) DHCP
11 7 (29.17%) DNS
11 7 (29.17%) XenApp
11 7 (29.17%) XenDesktop
11 7 (29.17%) Legal
11 7 (29.17%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (25.00%) Azure
12 6 (25.00%) vSphere
12 6 (25.00%) Skype for Business
12 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
12 6 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
13 5 (20.83%) Symmetrix
13 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
13 5 (20.83%) Financial Institution
13 5 (20.83%) Symantec
13 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Office

Windows Server 2016
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.33%) IIS
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft 365
2 6 (25.00%) Azure
3 4 (16.67%) Google Workspace
4 2 (8.33%) AWS
4 2 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) DHCP
1 7 (29.17%) DNS
2 5 (20.83%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (16.67%) Wireless
4 3 (12.50%) Firewall
4 3 (12.50%) VPN
5 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.33%) VoIP
5 2 (8.33%) VSAN
5 2 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (4.17%) 4G
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (4.17%) Intranet
6 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
6 1 (4.17%) SAN
6 1 (4.17%) Skype
6 1 (4.17%) WAN
6 1 (4.17%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Legal
3 5 (20.83%) Financial Institution
3 5 (20.83%) Social Skills
4 2 (8.33%) Banking
5 1 (4.17%) Back Office
5 1 (4.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) IT Support
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) Backup Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.33%) IT Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Storage and Backup Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Audio Visual Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) JSON
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) EMC VNX
1 5 (20.83%) Hedge funds
1 5 (20.83%) Symmetrix
2 4 (16.67%) iPad
3 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.33%) EMC VNXe
3 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (8.33%) FlexPod
3 2 (8.33%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.17%) Clustering
4 1 (4.17%) Handset
4 1 (4.17%) iPhone
4 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) Windows 10
3 15 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 15 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2019
5 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.17%) Android
8 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (20.83%) Data Protection
2 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
3 3 (12.50%) Document Management
3 3 (12.50%) Project Delivery
4 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
4 2 (8.33%) Change Control
4 2 (8.33%) DevOps
4 2 (8.33%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (8.33%) Project Management
4 2 (8.33%) Regulatory Compliance
4 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Change Management
5 1 (4.17%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (4.17%) High Availability
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL
5 1 (4.17%) Logistics
5 1 (4.17%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) PowerShell
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) CCNA
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.17%) CISSP
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) GDPR
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (29.17%) XenApp
2 7 (29.17%) XenDesktop
3 6 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (25.00%) vSphere
4 4 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.17%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (4.17%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (12.50%) SCCM
3 2 (8.33%) vCenter Server
4 1 (4.17%) Ansible
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 13 (54.17%) VMware
3 11 (45.83%) Citrix
4 8 (33.33%) EMC
5 5 (20.83%) Cisco
5 5 (20.83%) Dell
5 5 (20.83%) Infoblox
5 5 (20.83%) Symantec
6 4 (16.67%) Google
6 4 (16.67%) HP
7 3 (12.50%) SolarWinds
7 3 (12.50%) Sophos
8 2 (8.33%) EqualLogic
8 2 (8.33%) Isilon
8 2 (8.33%) NetApp
8 2 (8.33%) Veeam
9 1 (4.17%) 3PAR
9 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
9 1 (4.17%) Oracle
9 1 (4.17%) Polycom