Period
to 28 March 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 28 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
England > East Midlands
6 months to
28 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 37 38 44
Rank change year-on-year +1 +6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 206 268 318
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 6.07% 6.49% 6.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.07% 27.89% 27.87%
Number of salaries quoted 190 210 289
Median annual salary £35,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,463 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,875 £57,500 £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 734 961 1,141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.65% 23.26% 21.54%
Number of salaries quoted 604 639 964
Median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,425 £23,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £65,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year - +1.06% +4.44%

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 28 March 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 28 March 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 -1 64 £31,500 -10.00% 19
Leicestershire +23 46 £35,000 -6.67% 9
Northamptonshire -19 40 £37,500 -16.67% 8
Derbyshire +9 23 £23,500 -32.86% 6
Lincolnshire +9 22 £27,500 +5.77% 2
Windows Server
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 205 (99.51%) Windows
2 126 (61.17%) Active Directory
3 121 (58.74%) Office 365
4 120 (58.25%) Microsoft
5 96 (46.60%) VMware
6 77 (37.38%) Windows Server 2016
7 72 (34.95%) Windows 10
8 69 (33.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 64 (31.07%) Cisco
10 60 (29.13%) Azure
11 54 (26.21%) Citrix
11 54 (26.21%) Firewall
12 51 (24.76%) ITIL
13 50 (24.27%) VMware Infrastructure
13 50 (24.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 48 (23.30%) Windows 7
15 45 (21.84%) DNS
16 41 (19.90%) WAN
16 41 (19.90%) Hyper-V
17 38 (18.45%) SCCM
18 36 (17.48%) Windows Server 2008
18 36 (17.48%) TCP/IP
19 35 (16.99%) DHCP
20 32 (15.53%) MS Exchange
21 31 (15.05%) XenApp
22 30 (14.56%) LAN
22 30 (14.56%) Microsoft Certification
23 29 (14.08%) SAN
24 27 (13.11%) Disaster Recovery
24 27 (13.11%) Microsoft Office

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 32 (15.53%) MS Exchange
2 24 (11.65%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.40%) IIS
3 7 (3.40%) Skype for Business
4 6 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.97%) Documentum
6 1 (0.49%) Apache
Applications
1 27 (13.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 121 (58.74%) Office 365
2 60 (29.13%) Azure
3 11 (5.34%) SaaS
4 10 (4.85%) AWS
5 9 (4.37%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (2.43%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (2.43%) IaaS
7 4 (1.94%) Power Platform
8 3 (1.46%) PaaS
9 2 (0.97%) G Suite
9 2 (0.97%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.49%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.49%) Amazon Glacier
10 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 54 (26.21%) Firewall
2 45 (21.84%) DNS
3 41 (19.90%) WAN
4 36 (17.48%) TCP/IP
5 35 (16.99%) DHCP
6 30 (14.56%) LAN
7 29 (14.08%) SAN
8 22 (10.68%) VoIP
9 16 (7.77%) MPLS
10 14 (6.80%) VLAN
11 13 (6.31%) iSCSI
12 12 (5.83%) Wireless
12 12 (5.83%) WLAN
13 11 (5.34%) VPN
14 10 (4.85%) Cisco ASA
15 8 (3.88%) IP Telephony
15 8 (3.88%) Network Security
16 7 (3.40%) NAS
17 5 (2.43%) ADSL
18 4 (1.94%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.94%) Power BI
3 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.97%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (0.97%) MySQL
4 2 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.97%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.94%) Bazaar
2 3 (1.46%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.97%) Bitbucket
3 2 (0.97%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.97%) JUnit
3 2 (0.97%) Mercurial
3 2 (0.97%) NUnit
3 2 (0.97%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (0.97%) SpecFlow
3 2 (0.97%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.97%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (5.83%) Public Sector
2 10 (4.85%) Finance
3 9 (4.37%) Retail
4 6 (2.91%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.94%) Local Government
6 3 (1.46%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.97%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.49%) Back Office
8 1 (0.49%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.49%) Electronics
8 1 (0.49%) French Language
8 1 (0.49%) German Language
8 1 (0.49%) Marketing
8 1 (0.49%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.49%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 45 (21.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 43 (20.87%) IT Engineer
3 32 (15.53%) Analyst
3 32 (15.53%) IT Support
4 22 (10.68%) IT Analyst
5 21 (10.19%) Systems Engineer
6 19 (9.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 19 (9.22%) Support Analyst
7 18 (8.74%) IT Support Analyst
7 18 (8.74%) Support Engineer
8 16 (7.77%) Administrator
8 16 (7.77%) Field Engineer
9 14 (6.80%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 14 (6.80%) Systems Administrator
9 14 (6.80%) Windows Engineer
10 12 (5.83%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 12 (5.83%) Office 365 Engineer
10 12 (5.83%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (5.83%) Server Engineer
10 12 (5.83%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.40%) Web Services
2 4 (1.94%) .NET
3 3 (1.46%) LDAP
4 2 (0.97%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.97%) SAML
5 1 (0.49%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.49%) CSS
5 1 (0.49%) LAMP
5 1 (0.49%) ODBC
5 1 (0.49%) React
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.65%) Data Centre
2 7 (3.40%) Client/Server
3 6 (2.91%) Driving Licence
4 5 (2.43%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.43%) NHS
5 4 (1.94%) Social Media
6 3 (1.46%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.46%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.46%) FMCG
6 3 (1.46%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (1.46%) Thin Client
7 2 (0.97%) Clustering
7 2 (0.97%) CMDB
7 2 (0.97%) HP Storage
7 2 (0.97%) Replication
7 2 (0.97%) Smartphone
7 2 (0.97%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.49%) EPoS
8 1 (0.49%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.49%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 205 (99.51%) Windows
2 77 (37.38%) Windows Server 2016
3 72 (34.95%) Windows 10
4 69 (33.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 48 (23.30%) Windows 7
6 36 (17.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (10.19%) Windows Server 2019
8 16 (7.77%) Linux
9 8 (3.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (2.43%) Apple iOS
10 5 (2.43%) CentOS
10 5 (2.43%) Mac OS X
11 4 (1.94%) Windows XP
12 3 (1.46%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.49%) AIX
13 1 (0.49%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (24.76%) ITIL
2 50 (24.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 27 (13.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 24 (11.65%) Problem-Solving
5 16 (7.77%) Migration
5 16 (7.77%) Service Management
6 15 (7.28%) Problem Management
6 15 (7.28%) Project Delivery
6 15 (7.28%) Project Management
7 14 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (6.80%) Service Delivery
8 13 (6.31%) Mentoring
9 12 (5.83%) Proactive Monitoring
10 11 (5.34%) Patch Management
11 10 (4.85%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 9 (4.37%) IT Strategy
12 9 (4.37%) Server Management
13 8 (3.88%) Logistics
14 7 (3.40%) Vulnerability Management
14 7 (3.40%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 27 (13.11%) SQL
2 23 (11.17%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.91%) T-SQL
4 4 (1.94%) C#
5 1 (0.49%) C
5 1 (0.49%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 30 (14.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (10.68%) MCSE
3 21 (10.19%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (7.28%) CCNA
4 15 (7.28%) MCSA
5 12 (5.83%) Degree
6 11 (5.34%) CCNP
7 10 (4.85%) DBS Check
8 7 (3.40%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (2.43%) AWS Certification
9 5 (2.43%) MCITP
9 5 (2.43%) MCTS
10 4 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (1.46%) CCA
11 3 (1.46%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (1.46%) SC Cleared
11 3 (1.46%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.49%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.83%) SLA
2 11 (5.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.94%) GDPR
4 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 126 (61.17%) Active Directory
2 50 (24.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (19.90%) Hyper-V
4 31 (15.05%) XenApp
5 12 (5.83%) Terminal Services
6 11 (5.34%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (4.37%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (1.94%) Firmware
9 3 (1.46%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 3 (1.46%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (1.46%) vSphere
9 3 (1.46%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.49%) pfSense
10 1 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.49%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 38 (18.45%) SCCM
2 13 (6.31%) Microsoft Intune
2 13 (6.31%) NetBackup
3 11 (5.34%) WSUS
4 7 (3.40%) SCOM
5 4 (1.94%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (1.94%) vCenter Server
6 3 (1.46%) Puppet
7 2 (0.97%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.49%) Ansible
8 1 (0.49%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.49%) Terraform
Vendors
1 120 (58.25%) Microsoft
2 96 (46.60%) VMware
3 64 (31.07%) Cisco
4 54 (26.21%) Citrix
5 17 (8.25%) NetApp
5 17 (8.25%) Veeam
6 15 (7.28%) HP
7 14 (6.80%) EMC
8 13 (6.31%) arcserve
9 10 (4.85%) Zerto
10 8 (3.88%) Apple
10 8 (3.88%) Avaya
11 7 (3.40%) Dell
12 5 (2.43%) Oracle
12 5 (2.43%) Palo Alto
13 3 (1.46%) Mitel
13 3 (1.46%) Red Hat
14 2 (0.97%) Siemens
15 1 (0.49%) Capita
15 1 (0.49%) Google