Period
to 18 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Windows Server Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

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

Windows Server Engineer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 319 302 340
Rank change year-on-year -17 +38 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Server Engineer 25 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.24% 0.17% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.18% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 7
City of London median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% -5.98% +37.65%
10th Percentile £31,125 £42,000 £46,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £76,000 £103,000
Central London median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £58,500
% change year-on-year -18.18% -5.98% +37.65%

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

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 10,172 9,906 10,842
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.66% 94.87% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 9,129 8,935 9,871
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +1.77%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £93,750 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

Windows Server Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Windows Server Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

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 6 months to 18 December 2018.

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 18 December 2018, Windows Server Engineer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Windows Server Engineer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Windows
1 25 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 24 (96.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (92.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (84.00%) PowerShell
5 19 (76.00%) DNS
5 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
5 19 (76.00%) Active Directory
6 18 (72.00%) SCCM
6 18 (72.00%) SCOM
6 18 (72.00%) Firewall
7 17 (68.00%) Windows 10
8 15 (60.00%) Office 365
8 15 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (60.00%) DHCP
9 14 (56.00%) PKI
9 14 (56.00%) Finance
9 14 (56.00%) Migration
9 14 (56.00%) Scrum
9 14 (56.00%) Hyper-V
9 14 (56.00%) Systems Engineering
9 14 (56.00%) DevOps
10 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
11 7 (28.00%) ITIL
11 7 (28.00%) SQL
11 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (28.00%) Problem Management
11 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2016
12 6 (24.00%) ServiceNow

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 3 (12.00%) IIS
1 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 15 (60.00%) Office 365
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (76.00%) DNS
2 18 (72.00%) Firewall
3 15 (60.00%) DHCP
4 4 (16.00%) SAN
4 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (12.00%) FTP
6 1 (4.00%) HTTP
6 1 (4.00%) Skype
6 1 (4.00%) SSL
6 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 14 (56.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
1 3 (12.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) PKI
2 2 (8.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
1 25 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 24 (96.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (92.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (68.00%) Windows 10
5 3 (12.00%) Linux
5 3 (12.00%) Ubuntu
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 14 (56.00%) DevOps
2 14 (56.00%) Migration
2 14 (56.00%) Scrum
2 14 (56.00%) Systems Engineering
3 7 (28.00%) ITIL
3 7 (28.00%) Problem Management
4 6 (24.00%) Asset Management
5 3 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (12.00%) Service Management
5 3 (12.00%) Time Management
6 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
7 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (28.00%) SQL
3 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (24.00%) VB
4 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) SLA
2 2 (8.00%) GDPR
3 1 (4.00%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (4.00%) HIPAA
3 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (76.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (56.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (72.00%) SCCM
1 18 (72.00%) SCOM
2 4 (16.00%) SCOrch
2 4 (16.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (4.00%) Ansible
3 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco
3 1 (4.00%) Citrix
3 1 (4.00%) Splunk
3 1 (4.00%) VMware