Period
to 13 April 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 13 April 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
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 183 219 222
Rank change year-on-year +36 +3 +62
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2016 46 79 116
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.95% 0.93% 1.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.22% 4.60% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 46 70 98
10th Percentile £37,500 £28,400 £29,750
25th Percentile £54,750 £38,500 £41,563
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +36.36% +10.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £80,500 £65,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £72,500 £60,375
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +42.11% +3.26% +1.10%

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 739 1,719 2,311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 15.22% 20.20% 22.52%
Number of salaries quoted 645 1,499 2,073
10th Percentile £41,250 £29,153 £30,000
25th Percentile £48,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -
75th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £77,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £93,750 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +9.09%

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 13 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2016 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 13 April 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 40 (86.96%) Windows
2 35 (76.09%) PowerShell
2 35 (76.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 34 (73.91%) Active Directory
4 28 (60.87%) Azure
4 28 (60.87%) Windows Server 2019
5 23 (50.00%) VMware
6 20 (43.48%) Windows Server
7 18 (39.13%) Windows 10
7 18 (39.13%) SCCM
8 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (36.96%) Windows 7
8 17 (36.96%) Citrix
9 16 (34.78%) Azure Active Directory
10 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
10 15 (32.61%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (30.43%) Migration
11 14 (30.43%) Microsoft 365
11 14 (30.43%) Cisco
11 14 (30.43%) Law
11 14 (30.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 12 (26.09%) SolarWinds
13 11 (23.91%) XenApp
13 11 (23.91%) XenDesktop
13 11 (23.91%) SCOM
13 11 (23.91%) TOGAF
13 11 (23.91%) Architecture Roadmap
14 10 (21.74%) VMware ESXi
14 10 (21.74%) TCP/IP
14 10 (21.74%) ITIL

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 5 (10.87%) IIS
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (60.87%) Azure
2 16 (34.78%) Azure Active Directory
3 14 (30.43%) Microsoft 365
4 4 (8.70%) IaaS
4 4 (8.70%) SaaS
5 2 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.74%) TCP/IP
2 9 (19.57%) VSAN
3 7 (15.22%) DNS
4 6 (13.04%) DHCP
4 6 (13.04%) Firewall
4 6 (13.04%) LAN
4 6 (13.04%) WAN
5 5 (10.87%) NetScaler
6 2 (4.35%) SAN
6 2 (4.35%) VPN
7 1 (2.17%) DMZ
7 1 (2.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (2.17%) Internet
7 1 (2.17%) PBX
7 1 (2.17%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) Amazon RDS
General
1 14 (30.43%) Law
2 9 (19.57%) Banking
2 9 (19.57%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) Architect
1 14 (30.43%) Infrastructure Architect
2 13 (28.26%) Systems Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Backup Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Storage and Backup Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Storage Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) VMware Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) IT Architect
4 4 (8.70%) IT Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (8.70%) Network Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Technical Leader
4 4 (8.70%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (6.52%) Azure Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Firewall Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Switch Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Azure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Client/Server
1 9 (19.57%) Data Centre
1 9 (19.57%) EMC VNXe
1 9 (19.57%) Enterprise Storage
1 9 (19.57%) FlexPod
1 9 (19.57%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 2 (4.35%) PKI
2 2 (4.35%) Public Cloud
2 2 (4.35%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 40 (86.96%) Windows
2 35 (76.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 28 (60.87%) Windows Server 2019
4 20 (43.48%) Windows Server
5 18 (39.13%) Windows 10
6 17 (36.96%) Windows 7
6 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (6.52%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.17%) Android
8 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.17%) Check Point GAiA
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 14 (30.43%) Migration
2 11 (23.91%) Architecture Roadmap
2 11 (23.91%) TOGAF
3 10 (21.74%) ITIL
4 9 (19.57%) Change Control
4 9 (19.57%) Proactive Monitoring
5 7 (15.22%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (15.22%) Project Delivery
6 6 (13.04%) High Availability
7 4 (8.70%) Wealth Management
8 3 (6.52%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (6.52%) Document Management
8 3 (6.52%) Technology Roadmap
9 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.35%) DevOps
9 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
10 1 (2.17%) Email Filtering
10 1 (2.17%) Kalman Filter
10 1 (2.17%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (76.09%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) CISSP
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (13.04%) MCSE
3 5 (10.87%) CCNA
4 2 (4.35%) CISM
4 2 (4.35%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (2.17%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (2.17%) CCA
5 1 (2.17%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (2.17%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 1 (2.17%) ISO 22301
1 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (73.91%) Active Directory
2 15 (32.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (23.91%) XenApp
3 11 (23.91%) XenDesktop
4 10 (21.74%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (8.70%) Docker
6 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.35%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 18 (39.13%) SCCM
2 11 (23.91%) SCOM
3 9 (19.57%) vCenter Server
4 5 (10.87%) SCOrch
4 5 (10.87%) Single Sign-On
5 4 (8.70%) Kubernetes
6 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (2.17%) Nessus
Vendors
1 23 (50.00%) VMware
2 17 (36.96%) Citrix
3 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
4 14 (30.43%) Cisco
5 12 (26.09%) SolarWinds
6 9 (19.57%) Dell
6 9 (19.57%) EMC
6 9 (19.57%) HP
6 9 (19.57%) Isilon
6 9 (19.57%) NetApp
7 6 (13.04%) iManage
8 5 (10.87%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.17%) CA
9 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.17%) Forcepoint
9 1 (2.17%) Mitel
9 1 (2.17%) Palo Alto
9 1 (2.17%) Polycom