Period
to 15 July 2020

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 15 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
England > East Midlands
6 months to
15 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 39 31 39
Rank change year-on-year -8 +8 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 104 293 301
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 5.41% 7.13% 5.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.47% 32.56% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 97 233 278
Median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £51,150 £48,750 £51,975
England median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -

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 425 900 1,070
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 22.09% 21.89% 20.74%
Number of salaries quoted 340 674 911
Median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +2.74%
10th Percentile £23,625 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £63,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Windows Server as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows Server in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 15 July 2020.

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 15 July 2020. 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 -10 40 £32,500 -5.97% 3
Leicestershire +4 22 £42,500 +18.06% 1
Derbyshire +12 16 £42,500 +30.77% 2
Northamptonshire -10 16 £30,250 -19.33% 5
Lincolnshire -1 6 £41,250 +50.00% 3
Windows Server
England

For the 6 months to 15 July 2020, 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.

1 104 (100.00%) Windows
2 70 (67.31%) Active Directory
3 50 (48.08%) Microsoft
4 49 (47.12%) VMware
5 43 (41.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 42 (40.38%) Windows Server 2016
7 37 (35.58%) Office 365
8 33 (31.73%) ITIL
9 27 (25.96%) Windows 10
10 26 (25.00%) Cisco
11 25 (24.04%) Firewall
11 25 (24.04%) VMware Infrastructure
12 24 (23.08%) Windows 7
13 22 (21.15%) TCP/IP
13 22 (21.15%) DNS
13 22 (21.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 21 (20.19%) Azure
15 19 (18.27%) SCCM
15 19 (18.27%) Citrix
16 17 (16.35%) Linux
17 16 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
17 16 (15.38%) Hyper-V
18 15 (14.42%) DHCP
19 14 (13.46%) Microsoft Office
19 14 (13.46%) WAN
20 13 (12.50%) LAN
20 13 (12.50%) SAN
20 13 (12.50%) PowerShell
20 13 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
21 12 (11.54%) SLA

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 12 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 8 (7.69%) IIS
3 6 (5.77%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (13.46%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 37 (35.58%) Office 365
2 21 (20.19%) Azure
3 11 (10.58%) AWS
4 7 (6.73%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (4.81%) IaaS
6 4 (3.85%) PaaS
6 4 (3.85%) Power Platform
7 2 (1.92%) PowerApps
8 1 (0.96%) GCP
8 1 (0.96%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (24.04%) Firewall
2 22 (21.15%) DNS
2 22 (21.15%) TCP/IP
3 15 (14.42%) DHCP
4 14 (13.46%) WAN
5 13 (12.50%) LAN
5 13 (12.50%) SAN
6 9 (8.65%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (7.69%) VLAN
8 7 (6.73%) NAS
9 6 (5.77%) Wireless
10 5 (4.81%) iSCSI
10 5 (4.81%) MPLS
10 5 (4.81%) Network Security
10 5 (4.81%) VPN
10 5 (4.81%) WLAN
11 4 (3.85%) DMZ
11 4 (3.85%) IPsec
11 4 (3.85%) SMTP
11 4 (3.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.85%) MySQL
3 2 (1.92%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (3.85%) Bitbucket
1 4 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.85%) Jenkins
1 4 (3.85%) JUnit
1 4 (3.85%) Mercurial
1 4 (3.85%) NUnit
1 4 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (3.85%) SpecFlow
1 4 (3.85%) TeamCity
2 3 (2.88%) Bazaar
General
1 6 (5.77%) Public Sector
2 4 (3.85%) Finance
2 4 (3.85%) Local Government
2 4 (3.85%) Retail
3 2 (1.92%) Electronics
4 1 (0.96%) Dutch Language
4 1 (0.96%) French Language
4 1 (0.96%) German Language
4 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.96%) Marketing
4 1 (0.96%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (0.96%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (20.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (16.35%) IT Engineer
3 16 (15.38%) Analyst
4 15 (14.42%) IT Support
5 14 (13.46%) Support Engineer
6 13 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
7 10 (9.62%) Administrator
7 10 (9.62%) Systems Administrator
8 9 (8.65%) Server Engineer
8 9 (8.65%) Windows Engineer
9 8 (7.69%) IT Analyst
10 7 (6.73%) IT Support Analyst
10 7 (6.73%) IT Support Engineer
10 7 (6.73%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (6.73%) Support Analyst
10 7 (6.73%) Team Leader
10 7 (6.73%) Windows Server Engineer
11 6 (5.77%) Network Engineer
12 5 (4.81%) DevOps Engineer
12 5 (4.81%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.81%) Web Services
2 3 (2.88%) .NET
3 1 (0.96%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.96%) CSS
3 1 (0.96%) LDAP
3 1 (0.96%) ODBC
3 1 (0.96%) React
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.58%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.81%) NHS
3 3 (2.88%) Clustering
3 3 (2.88%) Driving Licence
3 3 (2.88%) Social Media
4 2 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.92%) Cloud Native
4 2 (1.92%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.92%) HP Storage
4 2 (1.92%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.92%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.92%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.96%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 104 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (41.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 42 (40.38%) Windows Server 2016
4 27 (25.96%) Windows 10
5 24 (23.08%) Windows 7
6 17 (16.35%) Linux
7 16 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (6.73%) Windows Server 2019
9 5 (4.81%) Apple iOS
10 4 (3.85%) CentOS
10 4 (3.85%) Mac OS X
10 4 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (3.85%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (31.73%) ITIL
2 22 (21.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 11 (10.58%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (9.62%) Project Delivery
5 9 (8.65%) Proactive Monitoring
6 8 (7.69%) DevOps
6 8 (7.69%) Storage Management
7 7 (6.73%) Customer Requirements
7 7 (6.73%) Migration
7 7 (6.73%) Patch Management
7 7 (6.73%) Server Management
8 6 (5.77%) Configuration Management
8 6 (5.77%) Infrastructure Management
8 6 (5.77%) IT Strategy
8 6 (5.77%) Mentoring
8 6 (5.77%) Service Management
9 5 (4.81%) Incident Management
9 5 (4.81%) Problem Management
9 5 (4.81%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 10 (9.62%) SQL
3 9 (8.65%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.92%) Java
5 1 (0.96%) C#
5 1 (0.96%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (7.69%) CCNA
2 8 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (7.69%) MCSE
2 8 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.73%) AWS Certification
3 7 (6.73%) MCITP
3 7 (6.73%) MCTS
3 7 (6.73%) SC Cleared
4 6 (5.77%) CCNP
5 3 (2.88%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.88%) MCSA
6 2 (1.92%) Degree
7 1 (0.96%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (11.54%) SLA
3 3 (2.88%) GDPR
4 1 (0.96%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 70 (67.31%) Active Directory
2 25 (24.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (15.38%) Hyper-V
4 10 (9.62%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (7.69%) XenApp
6 6 (5.77%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (3.85%) Firmware
8 3 (2.88%) vSphere
9 2 (1.92%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.96%) pfSense
10 1 (0.96%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 19 (18.27%) SCCM
2 6 (5.77%) WSUS
3 5 (4.81%) NetBackup
4 4 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (3.85%) Puppet
4 4 (3.85%) vCenter Server
5 2 (1.92%) SCOM
6 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 50 (48.08%) Microsoft
2 49 (47.12%) VMware
3 26 (25.00%) Cisco
4 19 (18.27%) Citrix
5 9 (8.65%) HP
6 6 (5.77%) EMC
6 6 (5.77%) Veeam
7 5 (4.81%) Apple
7 5 (4.81%) arcserve
7 5 (4.81%) NetApp
8 4 (3.85%) Avaya
9 3 (2.88%) Oracle
9 3 (2.88%) Palo Alto
10 2 (1.92%) Capita
10 2 (1.92%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.96%) Google
11 1 (0.96%) IBM
11 1 (0.96%) Ivanti
11 1 (0.96%) Mitel
11 1 (0.96%) Remedy