Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 35 35
Rank change year-on-year -10 0 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 46 78 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 4.69% 5.87% 6.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.33% 32.37% 27.30%
Number of salaries quoted 50 60 78
Coventry median annual salary £36,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.31% +8.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £18,125 £17,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £48,875 £53,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +7.69%

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 Coventry with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Coventry
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 251 241 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 25.59% 18.13% 23.25%
Number of salaries quoted 231 200 270
Coventry median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -5.41% -7.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £18,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £52,500 £53,875
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% -6.67%

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing Windows Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in Coventry

Windows Server
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Windows Server in Coventry

Windows Server
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server in Coventry over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Coventry

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (67.39%) Microsoft
3 22 (47.83%) Active Directory
4 21 (45.65%) SQL Server
5 20 (43.48%) SQL
6 19 (41.30%) Linux
6 19 (41.30%) Hyper-V
7 15 (32.61%) VPN
8 14 (30.43%) TCP/IP
8 14 (30.43%) IIS
8 14 (30.43%) Firewall
9 13 (28.26%) Network Security
10 12 (26.09%) VMware
10 12 (26.09%) DNS
11 11 (23.91%) ITIL
11 11 (23.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 10 (21.74%) DHCP
12 10 (21.74%) FTP
12 10 (21.74%) HTTP
12 10 (21.74%) SSH
12 10 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (21.74%) XenServer
13 9 (19.57%) PowerShell
13 9 (19.57%) Citrix
14 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (17.39%) Oracle
14 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (15.22%) MCSE
16 6 (13.04%) MS Exchange
16 6 (13.04%) Windows 7

Windows Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 14 (30.43%) IIS
2 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (13.04%) MS Exchange
3 5 (10.87%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.17%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Office 365
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (32.61%) VPN
2 14 (30.43%) Firewall
2 14 (30.43%) TCP/IP
3 13 (28.26%) Network Security
4 12 (26.09%) DNS
5 10 (21.74%) DHCP
5 10 (21.74%) FTP
5 10 (21.74%) HTTP
5 10 (21.74%) SSH
6 6 (13.04%) VLAN
7 3 (6.52%) LAN
7 3 (6.52%) SAN
7 3 (6.52%) WAN
8 2 (4.35%) MPLS
9 1 (2.17%) VoIP
9 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (45.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) RavenDB
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (6.52%) Back Office
2 1 (2.17%) Automotive
2 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.17%) Retail
2 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (36.96%) Analyst
2 16 (34.78%) Support Analyst
3 10 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (21.74%) Technical Analyst
3 10 (21.74%) Technical Support
3 10 (21.74%) Technical Support Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Applications Support
5 5 (10.87%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) IT Manager
6 4 (8.70%) Administrator
7 3 (6.52%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Technician
7 3 (6.52%) Network Administrator
7 3 (6.52%) Service Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Services Delivery Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Azure Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Technician
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) SOAP
1 5 (10.87%) XML
1 5 (10.87%) XSLT
2 2 (4.35%) .NET
3 1 (2.17%) EDI
3 1 (2.17%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) Clustering
3 1 (2.17%) CMDB
3 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.17%) PMI
3 1 (2.17%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (41.30%) Linux
3 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (13.04%) Windows 7
4 6 (13.04%) Windows 8
4 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (10.87%) Unix
6 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 11 (23.91%) ITIL
2 10 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (10.87%) Problem Management
4 4 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.52%) Data Privacy
5 3 (6.52%) Data Security
5 3 (6.52%) High Availability
5 3 (6.52%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.52%) Information Security
5 3 (6.52%) ITIL V3
5 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
5 3 (6.52%) Network Management
5 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.35%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (4.35%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (4.35%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (4.35%) Regulatory Compliance
6 2 (4.35%) Server Management
6 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (43.48%) SQL
2 9 (19.57%) PowerShell
3 5 (10.87%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (15.22%) MCSE
3 5 (10.87%) MCITP
4 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.35%) CCA
5 2 (4.35%) CCNA
5 2 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.17%) MCP
6 1 (2.17%) MCSA
6 1 (2.17%) MCTS
6 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (4.35%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (4.35%) GDPR
2 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 19 (41.30%) Hyper-V
3 10 (21.74%) XenServer
4 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) SCOM
2 2 (4.35%) WSUS
3 1 (2.17%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (2.17%) Rundeck
3 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (67.39%) Microsoft
2 12 (26.09%) VMware
3 9 (19.57%) Citrix
4 8 (17.39%) Oracle
5 5 (10.87%) Cisco
5 5 (10.87%) Hitachi
6 4 (8.70%) NetApp
7 2 (4.35%) HP
8 1 (2.17%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.17%) CyberArk
8 1 (2.17%) Sage