Period
to 18 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 31 43 47
Rank change year-on-year +12 +4 -14
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 280 319 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 6.76% 6.01% 5.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.44% 27.72% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 207 287 269
East Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -2.78% +9.39%
10th Percentile £23,800 £22,650 £20,800
90th Percentile £55,000 £48,750 £48,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 East Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 951 1,151 1,196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 22.94% 21.70% 20.22%
Number of salaries quoted 632 976 950
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £23,125 £23,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,125 £53,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +1.12%

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in the East Midlands

Windows Server
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Windows Server in the East Midlands

Windows Server
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 18 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in the East Midlands

Windows Server
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 April 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
Northamptonshire +17 100 £42,500 -5.56% 3
Nottinghamshire +18 77 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Leicestershire -23 77 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Derbyshire -6 18 £33,750 +10.66% 3
Lincolnshire +4 5 £28,750 -23.33% 1
Windows Server
England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 280 (100.00%) Windows
2 169 (60.36%) Microsoft
3 168 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 152 (54.29%) VMware
5 98 (35.00%) Office 365
6 89 (31.79%) VMware Infrastructure
7 84 (30.00%) Hyper-V
8 79 (28.21%) SQL Server
9 75 (26.79%) Cisco
10 74 (26.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 74 (26.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 72 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
12 65 (23.21%) Microsoft Certification
13 59 (21.07%) SCCM
14 57 (20.36%) DNS
14 57 (20.36%) DHCP
15 56 (20.00%) Windows 10
16 55 (19.64%) MCSE
17 53 (18.93%) Citrix
18 52 (18.57%) Problem-Solving
19 51 (18.21%) MS Exchange
20 49 (17.50%) Microsoft Office
21 48 (17.14%) SQL
22 46 (16.43%) Firewall
23 44 (15.71%) TCP/IP
24 42 (15.00%) ITIL
24 42 (15.00%) SAN
25 41 (14.64%) PowerShell
25 41 (14.64%) Windows Server 2008
25 41 (14.64%) Amazon AWS

Windows Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 51 (18.21%) MS Exchange
2 31 (11.07%) Skype for Business
3 14 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 11 (3.93%) WebLogic
5 9 (3.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 9 (3.21%) Oracle UPK
6 7 (2.50%) IIS
7 4 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.71%) JBoss
9 2 (0.71%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 49 (17.50%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.07%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (3.93%) Oracle Applications
1 11 (3.93%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.36%) Line 50
3 1 (0.36%) Line 500
3 1 (0.36%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 98 (35.00%) Office 365
2 72 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (14.64%) Amazon AWS
4 35 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
5 30 (10.71%) IaaS
6 12 (4.29%) PaaS
6 12 (4.29%) SaaS
7 6 (2.14%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (1.43%) Amazon ELB
9 4 (1.43%) Amazon Glacier
9 4 (1.43%) Amazon S3
9 4 (1.43%) Route 53
9 4 (1.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.71%) NuGet
11 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 57 (20.36%) DHCP
1 57 (20.36%) DNS
2 46 (16.43%) Firewall
3 44 (15.71%) TCP/IP
4 42 (15.00%) SAN
5 24 (8.57%) Skype
6 22 (7.86%) VLAN
7 17 (6.07%) WAN
8 16 (5.71%) LAN
9 14 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
10 11 (3.93%) VPN
11 9 (3.21%) Internet
11 9 (3.21%) Unified Communications
12 7 (2.50%) IP Telephony
12 7 (2.50%) Remote Desktop
13 6 (2.14%) BIG-IP
13 6 (2.14%) iSCSI
13 6 (2.14%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (1.79%) VoIP
15 4 (1.43%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (28.21%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.29%) Oracle Database
3 11 (3.93%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (3.93%) Oracle Database 12c
3 11 (3.93%) SQL Server 2014
4 9 (3.21%) Oracle BI EE
4 9 (3.21%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.43%) SAP BW
7 3 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (6.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (3.93%) Git (software)
2 11 (3.93%) Jenkins
2 11 (3.93%) Subversion
3 9 (3.21%) TeamCity
4 8 (2.86%) Visual Studio
5 6 (2.14%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (0.71%) Bazaar
6 2 (0.71%) JIRA
6 2 (0.71%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (0.71%) Selenium
6 2 (0.71%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 21 (7.50%) Retail
2 17 (6.07%) Manufacturing
3 10 (3.57%) Finance
4 6 (2.14%) Electronics
5 5 (1.79%) Billing
5 5 (1.79%) Games
5 5 (1.79%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.36%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 58 (20.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 42 (15.00%) Analyst
3 37 (13.21%) Administrator
4 24 (8.57%) IT Support
5 23 (8.21%) IT Analyst
6 22 (7.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 19 (6.79%) Support Analyst
7 19 (6.79%) Systems Engineer
8 17 (6.07%) IT Support Analyst
9 16 (5.71%) Cloud Engineer
9 16 (5.71%) Support Engineer
9 16 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
10 14 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (4.64%) DevOps Engineer
12 12 (4.29%) Active Directory Specialist
13 11 (3.93%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
13 11 (3.93%) DBA
13 11 (3.93%) Oracle Applications DBA
13 11 (3.93%) Oracle DBA
14 9 (3.21%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (7.50%) .NET
2 17 (6.07%) .NET Framework
3 11 (3.93%) Middleware
4 9 (3.21%) ActiveMQ
5 7 (2.50%) Web Services
6 4 (1.43%) LDAP
6 4 (1.43%) XML
7 3 (1.07%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.71%) .NET Core
8 2 (0.71%) LAMP
9 1 (0.36%) 802.1X
9 1 (0.36%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 40 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (11.79%) Hybrid Cloud
3 20 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 18 (6.43%) Clustering
4 18 (6.43%) Public Cloud
5 15 (5.36%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (3.21%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.50%) Private Cloud
8 6 (2.14%) e-Learning
8 6 (2.14%) FMCG
8 6 (2.14%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (1.79%) VxBlock/Vblock
10 4 (1.43%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.43%) Fintech
11 3 (1.07%) Replication
12 2 (0.71%) BYOD
12 2 (0.71%) Fat Client
12 2 (0.71%) iPhone
12 2 (0.71%) PACS
12 2 (0.71%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 280 (100.00%) Windows
2 74 (26.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 56 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 41 (14.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 40 (14.29%) Linux
6 33 (11.79%) Windows 7
7 25 (8.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 23 (8.21%) Unix
9 9 (3.21%) Apple iOS
10 6 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (1.79%) VMS
11 5 (1.79%) Windows 2000
11 5 (1.79%) Windows NT
12 4 (1.43%) Windows 8
12 4 (1.43%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.36%) AIX
13 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (26.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 52 (18.57%) Problem-Solving
3 42 (15.00%) ITIL
4 30 (10.71%) Presales
5 26 (9.29%) Server Management
6 24 (8.57%) High Availability
7 23 (8.21%) Disaster Recovery
7 23 (8.21%) Patch Management
8 20 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (6.79%) Mentoring
10 18 (6.43%) DevOps
11 17 (6.07%) Service Delivery
12 15 (5.36%) Kanban
12 15 (5.36%) Scrum
13 14 (5.00%) Migration
13 14 (5.00%) SOA
13 14 (5.00%) Trend Analysis
14 13 (4.64%) Computer Science
14 13 (4.64%) ERP
14 13 (4.64%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (17.14%) SQL
2 41 (14.64%) PowerShell
3 15 (5.36%) C#
4 11 (3.93%) Python
5 9 (3.21%) Perl
5 9 (3.21%) Ruby
5 9 (3.21%) T-SQL
6 6 (2.14%) VB
7 5 (1.79%) Java
7 5 (1.79%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.07%) VBScript
9 1 (0.36%) C
Qualifications
1 65 (23.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 55 (19.64%) MCSE
3 38 (13.57%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (12.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 27 (9.64%) CCNP
6 23 (8.21%) MCSA
7 18 (6.43%) CCNA
7 18 (6.43%) Degree
8 11 (3.93%) Computer Science Degree
8 11 (3.93%) VCP6
9 10 (3.57%) MCP
10 8 (2.86%) SC Cleared
10 8 (2.86%) Security Cleared
11 6 (2.14%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (2.14%) HNC
11 6 (2.14%) HND
12 3 (1.07%) CCA
13 1 (0.36%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.36%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.57%) SLA
2 21 (7.50%) GDPR
3 9 (3.21%) PCI DSS
4 6 (2.14%) Cyber Essentials
4 6 (2.14%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 6 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (2.14%) PMO
5 4 (1.43%) HL7
6 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 168 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 89 (31.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (30.00%) Hyper-V
4 32 (11.43%) vSphere
5 17 (6.07%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (5.00%) Terminal Services
6 14 (5.00%) XenApp
7 10 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (3.21%) Oracle RAC
8 9 (3.21%) XenDesktop
9 6 (2.14%) vCloud
10 5 (1.79%) Docker
10 5 (1.79%) NFS
10 5 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (1.43%) XenServer
12 3 (1.07%) Virtual Desktop
13 2 (0.71%) BitLocker
13 2 (0.71%) DFS Replication
13 2 (0.71%) Firmware
13 2 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 59 (21.07%) SCCM
2 22 (7.86%) Microsoft Intune
3 16 (5.71%) SCOrch
4 13 (4.64%) vCenter Server
5 9 (3.21%) Ansible
5 9 (3.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 9 (3.21%) SCVMM
5 9 (3.21%) XenMobile
6 7 (2.50%) Backup Exec
7 5 (1.79%) NetBackup
7 5 (1.79%) vMotion
7 5 (1.79%) WMI
8 3 (1.07%) Kubernetes
8 3 (1.07%) Puppet
8 3 (1.07%) SCOM
8 3 (1.07%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (1.07%) Terraform
9 2 (0.71%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (0.71%) WSUS
10 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 169 (60.36%) Microsoft
2 152 (54.29%) VMware
3 75 (26.79%) Cisco
4 53 (18.93%) Citrix
5 30 (10.71%) Dell
6 19 (6.79%) HP
7 15 (5.36%) Oracle
7 15 (5.36%) Veeam
8 14 (5.00%) Apple
8 14 (5.00%) NetApp
9 12 (4.29%) McAfee
10 10 (3.57%) Juniper
10 10 (3.57%) Symantec
11 8 (2.86%) EMC
12 7 (2.50%) Altiris
12 7 (2.50%) Aruba
12 7 (2.50%) Barracuda Networks
12 7 (2.50%) IBM
13 6 (2.14%) F5
13 6 (2.14%) Virgin Media