Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
England > East Midlands
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 52 54
Rank change year-on-year +14 +2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 265 266 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 6.00% 5.04% 5.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.58% 23.15% 21.92%
Number of salaries quoted 228 233 272
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +16.67%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,050 £22,525
90th Percentile £55,000 £47,900 £47,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -2.60%

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 961 1,149 1,469
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.77% 21.79% 23.12%
Number of salaries quoted 699 964 1,136
East Midlands median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £22,200 £21,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 13 December 2018.

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 13 December 2018. 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
Nottinghamshire +30 85 £37,500 +2.74% 15
Northamptonshire -9 85 £40,000 +33.33% 18
Leicestershire -17 48 £37,500 +13.64% 8
Derbyshire +16 36 £32,000 -5.19% 7
Lincolnshire +8 8 £26,000 -5.45% 5
Windows Server
England

For the 6 months to 13 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 264 (99.62%) Windows
2 175 (66.04%) Microsoft
3 158 (59.62%) Active Directory
4 143 (53.96%) VMware
5 116 (43.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 92 (34.72%) Office 365
7 83 (31.32%) VMware Infrastructure
7 83 (31.32%) Cisco
8 81 (30.57%) Microsoft Azure
9 78 (29.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 78 (29.43%) SQL Server
10 77 (29.06%) DNS
10 77 (29.06%) Hyper-V
11 70 (26.42%) DHCP
12 67 (25.28%) MS Exchange
13 65 (24.53%) Microsoft Certification
14 63 (23.77%) TCP/IP
15 62 (23.40%) SCCM
16 57 (21.51%) MCSE
16 57 (21.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 55 (20.75%) Citrix
18 51 (19.25%) Windows 10
19 50 (18.87%) ITIL
20 47 (17.74%) Linux
21 46 (17.36%) Firewall
22 44 (16.60%) Windows Server 2003
23 43 (16.23%) VLAN
24 42 (15.85%) Windows 7
24 42 (15.85%) Azure Active Directory
25 41 (15.47%) LAN

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 67 (25.28%) MS Exchange
2 14 (5.28%) Skype for Business
2 14 (5.28%) WebLogic
3 13 (4.91%) SharePoint
4 12 (4.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (4.15%) IIS
6 10 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (3.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 10 (3.77%) Oracle UPK
7 8 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (1.51%) Confluence
8 4 (1.51%) JBoss
8 4 (1.51%) Site Server
9 2 (0.75%) Apache
9 2 (0.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 37 (13.96%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (4.91%) Oracle Applications
2 12 (4.53%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.38%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 92 (34.72%) Office 365
2 81 (30.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (15.85%) Azure Active Directory
4 30 (11.32%) Amazon AWS
5 18 (6.79%) IaaS
6 7 (2.64%) PaaS
6 7 (2.64%) SaaS
7 6 (2.26%) G Suite
8 5 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (1.51%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (1.51%) Amazon S3
9 4 (1.51%) Mimecast
10 3 (1.13%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (1.13%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (1.13%) Route 53
10 3 (1.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.75%) Amazon Glacier
12 1 (0.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.38%) GitHub
12 1 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 77 (29.06%) DNS
2 70 (26.42%) DHCP
3 63 (23.77%) TCP/IP
4 46 (17.36%) Firewall
5 43 (16.23%) VLAN
6 41 (15.47%) LAN
6 41 (15.47%) WAN
7 37 (13.96%) SAN
8 15 (5.66%) Fibre Channel
9 13 (4.91%) VPN
10 9 (3.40%) Skype
10 9 (3.40%) Wireless
11 8 (3.02%) iSCSI
11 8 (3.02%) VoIP
12 7 (2.64%) Internet
12 7 (2.64%) Remote Desktop
13 5 (1.89%) MPLS
13 5 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (1.51%) IPsec
14 4 (1.51%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (29.43%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.79%) Oracle Database
3 14 (5.28%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (5.28%) Oracle Database 12c
4 10 (3.77%) Oracle BI EE
4 10 (3.77%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (3.02%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (2.64%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.13%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.75%) MS Access
9 2 (0.75%) MySQL
9 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.38%) Amazon Aurora
10 1 (0.38%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.38%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.38%) Power BI
10 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 14 (5.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (3.02%) Git (software)
3 7 (2.64%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.26%) Visual Studio
5 5 (1.89%) JIRA
5 5 (1.89%) TeamCity
6 4 (1.51%) Subversion
7 3 (1.13%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.38%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 17 (6.42%) Finance
1 17 (6.42%) Retail
2 10 (3.77%) Games
3 9 (3.40%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.64%) Aerospace
5 6 (2.26%) Billing
6 3 (1.13%) Automotive
6 3 (1.13%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.75%) Back Office
8 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (18.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 49 (18.49%) Analyst
2 49 (18.49%) Support Engineer
3 45 (16.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 34 (12.83%) IT Support
5 27 (10.19%) Systems Engineer
6 23 (8.68%) 3rd Line Support
7 22 (8.30%) IT Engineer
8 21 (7.92%) Administrator
9 20 (7.55%) IT Support Engineer
10 19 (7.17%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 19 (7.17%) Support Analyst
11 18 (6.79%) Technical Support
12 17 (6.42%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 17 (6.42%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 16 (6.04%) Infrastructure Support
14 15 (5.66%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
15 14 (5.28%) DBA
15 14 (5.28%) IT Analyst
15 14 (5.28%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.66%) .NET
2 13 (4.91%) .NET Framework
3 12 (4.53%) Middleware
4 6 (2.26%) ActiveMQ
5 5 (1.89%) Entity Framework
5 5 (1.89%) WSH
6 4 (1.51%) ASP.NET
6 4 (1.51%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (1.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (1.51%) Code First Entity Framework
6 4 (1.51%) LDAP
7 3 (1.13%) ADSI
7 3 (1.13%) AngularJS
7 3 (1.13%) RESTful
7 3 (1.13%) XML
8 2 (0.75%) J2EE
8 2 (0.75%) Velocity
8 2 (0.75%) Web Services
8 2 (0.75%) XML Messaging
9 1 (0.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 36 (13.58%) Clustering
2 17 (6.42%) Hybrid Cloud
3 15 (5.66%) Data Centre
4 14 (5.28%) Public Cloud
4 14 (5.28%) Replication
5 13 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (4.15%) Self-Motivation
7 7 (2.64%) PKI
8 6 (2.26%) HP Storage
8 6 (2.26%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.26%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 5 (1.89%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.89%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.51%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.51%) FMCG
10 4 (1.51%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.75%) BYOD
11 2 (0.75%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.75%) Fintech
11 2 (0.75%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 264 (99.62%) Windows
2 116 (43.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 78 (29.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 51 (19.25%) Windows 10
5 47 (17.74%) Linux
6 44 (16.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 42 (15.85%) Windows 7
8 22 (8.30%) Unix
9 10 (3.77%) Windows 8
10 8 (3.02%) Mac OS
11 7 (2.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (2.26%) VMS
12 6 (2.26%) Windows 2000
12 6 (2.26%) Windows NT
13 4 (1.51%) Android
13 4 (1.51%) Apple iOS
14 3 (1.13%) CentOS
14 3 (1.13%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (21.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 50 (18.87%) ITIL
3 39 (14.72%) Problem-Solving
4 32 (12.08%) Patch Management
5 28 (10.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 27 (10.19%) Presales
7 26 (9.81%) Network Load Balancing
8 22 (8.30%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (7.17%) Service Delivery
10 18 (6.79%) Incident Management
11 16 (6.04%) High Availability
12 15 (5.66%) DevOps
12 15 (5.66%) Migration
12 15 (5.66%) SOA
13 14 (5.28%) ITIL V3
13 14 (5.28%) Service Management
14 12 (4.53%) Server Management
14 12 (4.53%) Trend Analysis
15 11 (4.15%) Proactive Management
16 10 (3.77%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 36 (13.58%) SQL
2 30 (11.32%) PowerShell
3 15 (5.66%) C#
4 12 (4.53%) VB
5 10 (3.77%) JavaScript
6 8 (3.02%) T-SQL
6 8 (3.02%) VBScript
7 7 (2.64%) Python
8 6 (2.26%) Bash Shell
8 6 (2.26%) Perl
8 6 (2.26%) Ruby
9 5 (1.89%) Java
10 2 (0.75%) C++
11 1 (0.38%) C
11 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.38%) VB6
Qualifications
1 65 (24.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 57 (21.51%) MCSE
3 40 (15.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 38 (14.34%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (9.43%) CCNA
6 16 (6.04%) MCSA
7 14 (5.28%) Degree
8 13 (4.91%) CCNP
9 12 (4.53%) MCP
10 8 (3.02%) VCP6
11 7 (2.64%) SC Cleared
11 7 (2.64%) Security Cleared
12 6 (2.26%) Computer Science Degree
12 6 (2.26%) DBS Check
13 3 (1.13%) HNC
13 3 (1.13%) HND
13 3 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (1.13%) PMI Certification
13 3 (1.13%) PMP
14 2 (0.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (13.96%) SLA
2 13 (4.91%) GDPR
3 7 (2.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.64%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.13%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.75%) HL7
5 2 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.38%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.38%) PMO
6 1 (0.38%) QA
System Software
1 158 (59.62%) Active Directory
2 83 (31.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 77 (29.06%) Hyper-V
4 34 (12.83%) vSphere
5 21 (7.92%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (3.77%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (3.02%) BitLocker
8 7 (2.64%) Terminal Services
8 7 (2.64%) vCloud
9 6 (2.26%) NFS
10 5 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (1.89%) XenApp
11 3 (1.13%) DFS Replication
11 3 (1.13%) XenServer
12 2 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.38%) Firmware
13 1 (0.38%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 62 (23.40%) SCCM
2 19 (7.17%) vCenter Server
3 12 (4.53%) SCOrch
4 10 (3.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 8 (3.02%) Microsoft Intune
6 7 (2.64%) NetBackup
7 6 (2.26%) vMotion
7 6 (2.26%) WMI
8 5 (1.89%) McAfee ePO
8 5 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (1.51%) Ansible
9 4 (1.51%) Failover Clustering
9 4 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (1.51%) Puppet
10 3 (1.13%) SCOM
10 3 (1.13%) SCVMM
10 3 (1.13%) WSUS
11 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Clustering
11 2 (0.75%) Salt
11 2 (0.75%) Terraform
Vendors
1 175 (66.04%) Microsoft
2 143 (53.96%) VMware
3 83 (31.32%) Cisco
4 55 (20.75%) Citrix
5 29 (10.94%) HP
6 26 (9.81%) Veeam
7 20 (7.55%) Oracle
8 19 (7.17%) Dell
9 17 (6.42%) NetApp
10 15 (5.66%) McAfee
11 11 (4.15%) Sophos
12 9 (3.40%) Symantec
13 8 (3.02%) Apple
13 8 (3.02%) EMC
14 7 (2.64%) Acronis
14 7 (2.64%) IBM
15 5 (1.89%) Kaspersky
15 5 (1.89%) Mitel
15 5 (1.89%) Red Hat
15 5 (1.89%) SolarWinds