Period
to 24 January 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 January 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 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 173 225 194
Rank change year-on-year +52 -31 +89
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2016 48 84 142
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.12% 0.92% 1.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.62% 4.31% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 59 75 130
Median annual salary £77,000 £35,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +116.90% -22.83% -3.16%
10th Percentile £44,000 £24,250 £31,125
90th Percentile £87,750 £79,750 £57,625
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +93.33% -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 725 1,950 2,328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.90% 21.29% 22.54%
Number of salaries quoted 640 1,648 2,062
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £36,250 £27,750 £30,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £97,500 £94,875
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 24 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2016 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (93.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 35 (72.92%) Active Directory
3 35 (72.92%) PowerShell
4 34 (70.83%) Windows Server
5 31 (64.58%) Azure
6 27 (56.25%) Windows Server 2019
7 25 (52.08%) Windows 10
7 25 (52.08%) Microsoft
7 25 (52.08%) VMware
8 23 (47.92%) SCCM
9 18 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (37.50%) Office 365
10 17 (35.42%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (35.42%) Finance
11 16 (33.33%) Citrix
11 16 (33.33%) Windows 7
11 16 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 15 (31.25%) Azure Active Directory
13 13 (27.08%) Cisco
14 12 (25.00%) Client/Server
15 11 (22.92%) SolarWinds
15 11 (22.92%) XenApp
15 11 (22.92%) SaaS
15 11 (22.92%) TOGAF
15 11 (22.92%) IaaS
16 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Intune
16 10 (20.83%) Architecture Roadmap
16 10 (20.83%) SCOM
16 10 (20.83%) XenDesktop

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 (10.42%) IIS
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 31 (64.58%) Azure
2 18 (37.50%) Office 365
3 15 (31.25%) Azure Active Directory
4 11 (22.92%) IaaS
4 11 (22.92%) SaaS
5 8 (16.67%) PaaS
6 2 (4.17%) AWS
7 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (2.08%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) DNS
1 9 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 8 (16.67%) DHCP
2 8 (16.67%) SAN
2 8 (16.67%) VSAN
3 7 (14.58%) Firewall
4 6 (12.50%) LAN
4 6 (12.50%) NetScaler
4 6 (12.50%) WAN
5 3 (6.25%) PBX
5 3 (6.25%) Skype
5 3 (6.25%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.08%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.08%) DMZ
6 1 (2.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (2.08%) Internet
6 1 (2.08%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.08%) Softphone
6 1 (2.08%) VoIP
6 1 (2.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (35.42%) Finance
2 9 (18.75%) Law
3 8 (16.67%) Banking
4 2 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (29.17%) Architect
2 13 (27.08%) Infrastructure Architect
3 11 (22.92%) VMware Engineer
4 10 (20.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (20.83%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (16.67%) Backup Engineer
5 8 (16.67%) Storage and Backup Engineer
5 8 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
6 7 (14.58%) Azure Engineer
6 7 (14.58%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (10.42%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 5 (10.42%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (10.42%) Technical Leader
8 4 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
8 4 (8.33%) IT Architect
8 4 (8.33%) IT Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) Network Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) PowerShell Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 9 (18.75%) Data Centre
3 8 (16.67%) EMC VNXe
3 8 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
3 8 (16.67%) FlexPod
3 8 (16.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 6 (12.50%) Public Cloud
5 4 (8.33%) Smartphone
6 2 (4.17%) PKI
7 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.08%) User Experience
7 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (2.08%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (93.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 34 (70.83%) Windows Server
4 27 (56.25%) Windows Server 2019
5 25 (52.08%) Windows 10
6 18 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (33.33%) Windows 7
8 3 (6.25%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.08%) Android
9 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.08%) Check Point GAiA
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 11 (22.92%) TOGAF
3 10 (20.83%) Architecture Roadmap
4 9 (18.75%) ITIL
4 9 (18.75%) Migration
5 8 (16.67%) Change Control
5 8 (16.67%) Proactive Monitoring
6 6 (12.50%) DevOps
6 6 (12.50%) Project Delivery
7 5 (10.42%) Configuration Management
7 5 (10.42%) High Availability
7 5 (10.42%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (10.42%) Service Delivery
8 4 (8.33%) Asset Management
8 4 (8.33%) Document Management
8 4 (8.33%) ITSM
8 4 (8.33%) Patch Management
8 4 (8.33%) Software Asset Management
9 3 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (6.25%) Technology Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 35 (72.92%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.17%) VB
3 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (14.58%) CISSP
3 5 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (10.42%) MCSE
4 4 (8.33%) CCNA
5 2 (4.17%) CISM
5 2 (4.17%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (2.08%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (2.08%) CCA
6 1 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (2.08%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 1 (2.08%) GDPR
1 1 (2.08%) ISO 22301
1 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (72.92%) Active Directory
2 17 (35.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (22.92%) XenApp
4 10 (20.83%) XenDesktop
5 9 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (8.33%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
7 2 (4.17%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 23 (47.92%) SCCM
2 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Intune
2 10 (20.83%) SCOM
3 8 (16.67%) vCenter Server
4 5 (10.42%) SCOrch
4 5 (10.42%) Single Sign-On
4 5 (10.42%) WSUS
5 2 (4.17%) CASB
6 1 (2.08%) Kubernetes
6 1 (2.08%) Nessus
Vendors
1 25 (52.08%) Microsoft
1 25 (52.08%) VMware
2 16 (33.33%) Citrix
3 13 (27.08%) Cisco
4 11 (22.92%) SolarWinds
5 9 (18.75%) HP
6 8 (16.67%) Dell
6 8 (16.67%) EMC
6 8 (16.67%) Isilon
6 8 (16.67%) NetApp
7 4 (8.33%) Mitel
7 4 (8.33%) SonicWALL
8 2 (4.17%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.08%) CA
9 1 (2.08%) Canon
9 1 (2.08%) Forcepoint
9 1 (2.08%) Palo Alto
9 1 (2.08%) RightFax
9 1 (2.08%) Sophos
9 1 (2.08%) Veeam