The median annual salary for a Windows Server Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Server Engineer
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 227 268 311
Rank change year-on-year +41 +43  
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Server Engineer 5 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.098% 0.014% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.015% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 9
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +15.38%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4912 6830 9955
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.81% 95.66% 95.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4511 6105 8479
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Windows Server Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Windows Server Engineer in the job title.

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

Windows Server Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server Engineer in the City of London.

Salary trend for Windows Server Engineer in the City of London

Windows Server Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server Engineer in the City of London over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server Engineer in the City of London

Windows Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Windows Server Engineer 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 across the City of London region featuring Windows Server Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) PowerShell
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (50.00%) Finance
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (40.00%) MCSE
6 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (30.00%) DNS
7 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (30.00%) Office 365
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
7 3 (30.00%) Fintech
8 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (20.00%) MCITP
8 2 (20.00%) SCCM
8 2 (20.00%) VMware
8 2 (20.00%) Back Office
8 2 (20.00%) DHCP
9 1 (10.00%) NFS
9 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
9 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
9 1 (10.00%) MCSA
9 1 (10.00%) Linux
9 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003

Windows Server Engineer Skill Set
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 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Back Office
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Fintech
2 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) MCSE
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) MCITP
3 1 (10.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (10.00%) NFS
4 1 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (10.00%) vSphere
4 1 (10.00%) XenApp
4 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
2 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) CyberArk
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Intel Security
3 1 (10.00%) Splunk
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
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