Period
to 18 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Windows Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server over the 6 months to 18 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 46 46 50
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 527 586 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 5.29% 5.30% 4.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.33% 23.24% 20.86%
Number of salaries quoted 472 536 458
City of London median annual salary £49,250 £50,000 £49,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.50% +0.50% +4.74%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £78,375 £80,000 £77,250
Central London median annual salary £47,500 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.06% +2.11% -

Windows Server 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 2,259 2,521 2,354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.68% 22.81% 23.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,903 2,225 2,132
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,700 £30,750
90th Percentile £96,250 £93,750 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £58,875 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.91% +7.05% -

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in the City of London

Windows Server
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 in the City of London.

Salary trend for Windows Server in the City of London

Windows Server
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in the City of London

Windows Server
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server within the City of London region over the 6 months to 18 November 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge -15 2 £35,000 -36.36%
Windows Server
Central London

For the 6 months to 18 November 2019, IT jobs citing Windows Server 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.

1 527 (100.00%) Windows
2 285 (54.08%) Active Directory
3 269 (51.04%) Microsoft
4 236 (44.78%) Office 365
5 225 (42.69%) VMware
6 176 (33.40%) Azure
7 156 (29.60%) PowerShell
8 136 (25.81%) ITIL
9 135 (25.62%) SQL Server
10 126 (23.91%) Hyper-V
11 125 (23.72%) Finance
12 124 (23.53%) SQL
13 116 (22.01%) AWS
14 113 (21.44%) VMware Infrastructure
15 112 (21.25%) Citrix
16 111 (21.06%) Windows Server 2012
17 103 (19.54%) Windows 10
17 103 (19.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 99 (18.79%) MS Exchange
19 94 (17.84%) Microsoft Office
20 89 (16.89%) Windows Server 2008
21 88 (16.70%) DNS
22 87 (16.51%) Windows 7
23 82 (15.56%) Cisco
24 81 (15.37%) SCCM
25 76 (14.42%) TCP/IP
25 76 (14.42%) Problem-Solving
26 68 (12.90%) Change Management
27 61 (11.57%) VoIP
27 61 (11.57%) XenApp

Windows Server
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 99 (18.79%) MS Exchange
2 43 (8.16%) IIS
3 34 (6.45%) SharePoint
4 29 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 25 (4.74%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (2.66%) Umbraco
7 13 (2.47%) Skype for Business
8 8 (1.52%) nginx
9 7 (1.33%) CMS
10 6 (1.14%) Apache
11 5 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (0.76%) Alfresco
12 4 (0.76%) IBM Notes
13 3 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.57%) IBM Domino
13 3 (0.57%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.57%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.38%) Anypoint
14 2 (0.38%) JBoss
14 2 (0.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 94 (17.84%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (3.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (1.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.57%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.57%) Elite 3E
2 2 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.19%) Raiser's Edge
3 1 (0.19%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.19%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 236 (44.78%) Office 365
2 176 (33.40%) Azure
3 116 (22.01%) AWS
4 41 (7.78%) Power Platform
5 29 (5.50%) Azure Active Directory
6 10 (1.90%) GitHub
6 10 (1.90%) SaaS
7 8 (1.52%) Mimecast
8 7 (1.33%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (0.95%) Amazon ECS
9 5 (0.95%) IaaS
9 5 (0.95%) OpenShift
9 5 (0.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 4 (0.76%) GCP
11 3 (0.57%) G Suite
11 3 (0.57%) OneDrive
11 3 (0.57%) Serverless
11 3 (0.57%) Sumo Logic
12 2 (0.38%) Rackspace Cloud
12 2 (0.38%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 88 (16.70%) DNS
2 76 (14.42%) TCP/IP
3 61 (11.57%) VoIP
4 59 (11.20%) DHCP
5 58 (11.01%) Firewall
6 53 (10.06%) LAN
7 48 (9.11%) SAN
8 45 (8.54%) VPN
9 43 (8.16%) WAN
10 36 (6.83%) Wireless
11 27 (5.12%) BGP
12 23 (4.36%) Wi-Fi
13 19 (3.61%) Internet
14 18 (3.42%) Remote Desktop
15 17 (3.23%) NAS
16 16 (3.04%) Skype
16 16 (3.04%) VLAN
17 11 (2.09%) NetScaler
18 10 (1.90%) MPLS
18 10 (1.90%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (25.62%) SQL Server
2 46 (8.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 41 (7.78%) Power BI
4 40 (7.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 36 (6.83%) Data Warehouse
6 25 (4.74%) PostgreSQL
7 20 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (2.85%) Relational Database
8 15 (2.85%) SQL Server 2008
9 14 (2.66%) SQL Server 2016
10 13 (2.47%) SQL Server 2014
11 12 (2.28%) MySQL
11 12 (2.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (0.57%) Redis
15 2 (0.38%) Amazon RDS
15 2 (0.38%) Data Lake
15 2 (0.38%) NoSQL
16 1 (0.19%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 13 (2.47%) Git (software)
1 13 (2.47%) Jenkins
2 9 (1.71%) TeamCity
3 8 (1.52%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (1.33%) Bitbucket
5 5 (0.95%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.76%) WinDbg
7 3 (0.57%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.38%) Ant
8 2 (0.38%) gulp
8 2 (0.38%) Hudson
8 2 (0.38%) Maven
8 2 (0.38%) MSI
8 2 (0.38%) webpack
9 1 (0.19%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.19%) Gradle
9 1 (0.19%) JIRA
9 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.19%) Subversion
General
1 125 (23.72%) Finance
2 41 (7.78%) Telecoms
3 23 (4.36%) Law
4 22 (4.17%) Banking
5 16 (3.04%) Marketing
6 12 (2.28%) Front Office
7 9 (1.71%) Legal
8 8 (1.52%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.95%) Public Sector
10 4 (0.76%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.76%) Private Banking
11 3 (0.57%) Electronics
11 3 (0.57%) Publishing
12 2 (0.38%) Advertising
12 2 (0.38%) Back Office
12 2 (0.38%) Retail
13 1 (0.19%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.19%) French Language
13 1 (0.19%) German Language
13 1 (0.19%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 119 (22.58%) Analyst
2 83 (15.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 67 (12.71%) Support Analyst
4 61 (11.57%) Administrator
5 56 (10.63%) IT Support
5 56 (10.63%) Support Engineer
6 49 (9.30%) 2nd Line Support
7 43 (8.16%) IT Analyst
8 34 (6.45%) DBA
9 32 (6.07%) IT Engineer
10 30 (5.69%) IT Support Analyst
10 30 (5.69%) Service Analyst
11 27 (5.12%) Windows Engineer
12 26 (4.93%) SQL DBA
13 23 (4.36%) Cloud Engineer
13 23 (4.36%) Developer
13 23 (4.36%) Service Desk Analyst
13 23 (4.36%) Systems Administrator
14 21 (3.98%) Desktop Support
14 21 (3.98%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (3.80%) HTML
2 19 (3.61%) .NET
3 15 (2.85%) CSS
4 14 (2.66%) AngularJS
4 14 (2.66%) ASP.NET
4 14 (2.66%) ASP.NET Core
4 14 (2.66%) ASP.NET Web API
4 14 (2.66%) jQuery
5 8 (1.52%) .NET Core
6 5 (0.95%) HTML5
7 3 (0.57%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (0.57%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (0.38%) Jest
8 2 (0.38%) Kafka
8 2 (0.38%) libvirt
8 2 (0.38%) Node.js
8 2 (0.38%) Redux
8 2 (0.38%) Web Services
9 1 (0.19%) Sensu
9 1 (0.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (7.97%) Management Information System
2 36 (6.83%) Self-Motivation
3 34 (6.45%) Data Centre
4 30 (5.69%) Public Cloud
5 25 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (3.80%) iPhone
7 19 (3.61%) Blackberry
8 16 (3.04%) Private Cloud
8 16 (3.04%) Replication
9 15 (2.85%) User Experience
10 14 (2.66%) Robotics
11 10 (1.90%) Clustering
11 10 (1.90%) Hedge funds
12 9 (1.71%) Algorithms
12 9 (1.71%) Data Structures
12 9 (1.71%) Equities
12 9 (1.71%) Fat Client
12 9 (1.71%) Thin Client
13 8 (1.52%) Handset
13 8 (1.52%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 527 (100.00%) Windows
2 111 (21.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 103 (19.54%) Windows 10
4 89 (16.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 87 (16.51%) Windows 7
6 57 (10.82%) Linux
7 34 (6.45%) Mac OS
8 33 (6.26%) Android
9 26 (4.93%) Windows Server 2003
10 21 (3.98%) Windows 8
11 9 (1.71%) Apple iOS
11 9 (1.71%) Windows Vista
12 8 (1.52%) Mac OS X
13 7 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (1.33%) Ubuntu
14 6 (1.14%) CentOS
15 5 (0.95%) Unix
16 4 (0.76%) Data ONTAP
17 2 (0.38%) Windows XP
18 1 (0.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (25.81%) ITIL
2 103 (19.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 76 (14.42%) Problem-Solving
4 68 (12.90%) Change Management
5 46 (8.73%) Proactive Monitoring
6 40 (7.59%) DevOps
7 39 (7.40%) Migration
8 37 (7.02%) User Acceptance Testing
9 35 (6.64%) Service Delivery
9 35 (6.64%) Time Management
10 30 (5.69%) Configuration Management
11 28 (5.31%) Decision-Making
12 24 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
12 24 (4.55%) Server Management
13 23 (4.36%) Problem Management
14 22 (4.17%) API Integration
14 22 (4.17%) Computer Science
14 22 (4.17%) Investment Management
15 20 (3.80%) Disaster Recovery
16 19 (3.61%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 156 (29.60%) PowerShell
2 124 (23.53%) SQL
3 24 (4.55%) Bash Shell
3 24 (4.55%) C#
4 22 (4.17%) Python
4 22 (4.17%) Shell Script
5 21 (3.98%) JavaScript
6 10 (1.90%) T-SQL
7 8 (1.52%) C
7 8 (1.52%) Ruby
7 8 (1.52%) VBScript
8 6 (1.14%) Java
8 6 (1.14%) PHP
9 5 (0.95%) Perl
10 4 (0.76%) PL/SQL
10 4 (0.76%) R
11 3 (0.57%) Go
12 2 (0.38%) VB
13 1 (0.19%) C++
Qualifications
1 53 (10.06%) Degree
2 38 (7.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (5.31%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (4.36%) MCSE
5 22 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
6 19 (3.61%) CCNA
6 19 (3.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 17 (3.23%) MCSA
8 13 (2.47%) CCNP
8 13 (2.47%) MCITP
9 9 (1.71%) CISSP
10 8 (1.52%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 8 (1.52%) CCSP
10 8 (1.52%) CEH
11 7 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.76%) MCP
12 4 (0.76%) RHCE
12 4 (0.76%) RHCSA
13 3 (0.57%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (9.49%) SLA
2 14 (2.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (2.66%) WAI
3 10 (1.90%) NIST
4 9 (1.71%) QA
5 5 (0.95%) GDPR
6 3 (0.57%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.19%) COBIT
8 1 (0.19%) ISO 15022
8 1 (0.19%) ISO 20022
8 1 (0.19%) MiFID
System Software
1 285 (54.08%) Active Directory
2 126 (23.91%) Hyper-V
3 113 (21.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 61 (11.57%) XenApp
5 34 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
6 31 (5.88%) XenDesktop
7 22 (4.17%) VirtualBox
8 21 (3.98%) Docker
8 21 (3.98%) vSphere
9 8 (1.52%) Virtual Desktop
9 8 (1.52%) VMware Server
10 7 (1.33%) VMware Workstation
11 6 (1.14%) KVM
11 6 (1.14%) VMware NSX
12 5 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
13 4 (0.76%) Ceph
13 4 (0.76%) Gluster
13 4 (0.76%) Xen
14 3 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
15 2 (0.38%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 81 (15.37%) SCCM
2 43 (8.16%) Terraform
3 40 (7.59%) Puppet
4 22 (4.17%) Ansible
5 21 (3.98%) SCOM
6 19 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
7 18 (3.42%) Kubernetes
8 14 (2.66%) vCenter Server
9 13 (2.47%) Microsoft Clustering
10 11 (2.09%) Backup Exec
10 11 (2.09%) Nagios
11 9 (1.71%) EdgeSight
11 9 (1.71%) Norton AntiVirus
12 8 (1.52%) Microsoft Intune
13 7 (1.33%) Cisco CUCM
13 7 (1.33%) WSUS
14 6 (1.14%) SCVMM
14 6 (1.14%) XenMobile
15 5 (0.95%) Failover Clustering
16 4 (0.76%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 269 (51.04%) Microsoft
2 225 (42.69%) VMware
3 112 (21.25%) Citrix
4 82 (15.56%) Cisco
5 32 (6.07%) HP
6 30 (5.69%) Veeam
7 22 (4.17%) LogicMonitor
8 15 (2.85%) Apple
8 15 (2.85%) NetApp
9 14 (2.66%) Palo Alto
9 14 (2.66%) Red Hat
10 13 (2.47%) 3PAR
10 13 (2.47%) Remedy
10 13 (2.47%) Symantec
11 12 (2.28%) Dell
12 9 (1.71%) Meraki
13 8 (1.52%) Bloomberg
13 8 (1.52%) CheckPoint
13 8 (1.52%) Juniper
13 8 (1.52%) Sophos