Period
to 15 December 2017

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 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
England > East Midlands
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 54 51
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 262 313 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.96% 4.91% 4.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.90% 21.50% 20.95%
Number of salaries quoted 230 262 278
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.67% -4.76%
10th Percentile £21,000 £22,750 £19,675
90th Percentile £48,000 £47,500 £44,677
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% +2.67%

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 1144 1456 1699
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.67% 22.83% 23.30%
Number of salaries quoted 959 1120 1337
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,000 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £56,250 £53,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 15 December 2017.

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 December 2017. 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 +42 89 £30,000 -14.26% 7
Nottinghamshire -18 72 £36,500 +4.29% 7
Leicestershire +12 47 £35,000 - 7
Derbyshire -21 32 £35,000 - 11
Lincolnshire -11 20 £27,500 -18.52% 3
Windows Server
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 261 (99.62%) Windows
2 178 (67.94%) Microsoft
3 155 (59.16%) Active Directory
4 130 (49.62%) VMware
5 100 (38.17%) Office 365
6 86 (32.82%) VMware Infrastructure
7 77 (29.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 76 (29.01%) Windows Server 2008
9 75 (28.63%) Hyper-V
10 73 (27.86%) Windows 7
10 73 (27.86%) SQL Server
11 70 (26.72%) Microsoft Azure
12 65 (24.81%) SQL
13 61 (23.28%) ITIL
14 60 (22.90%) DNS
15 59 (22.52%) Microsoft Office
16 58 (22.14%) MS Exchange
16 58 (22.14%) Firewall
17 54 (20.61%) Windows 10
18 51 (19.47%) Microsoft Certification
19 50 (19.08%) LAN
20 48 (18.32%) Cisco
20 48 (18.32%) SCCM
21 44 (16.79%) DHCP
21 44 (16.79%) WAN
22 43 (16.41%) SAN
23 42 (16.03%) Citrix
24 41 (15.65%) Windows 8
25 36 (13.74%) TCP/IP
25 36 (13.74%) MCSE

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 58 (22.14%) MS Exchange
2 20 (7.63%) IIS
3 16 (6.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2003
4 13 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (3.82%) SharePoint
5 10 (3.82%) Skype for Business
5 10 (3.82%) Tomcat
6 9 (3.44%) Apache
7 8 (3.05%) JBoss
8 4 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.53%) WordPress
9 3 (1.15%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 59 (22.52%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.29%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.38%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 100 (38.17%) Office 365
2 70 (26.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (8.78%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (3.82%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (2.29%) IaaS
6 3 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.15%) GitHub
7 2 (0.76%) PaaS
8 1 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.38%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (22.90%) DNS
2 58 (22.14%) Firewall
3 50 (19.08%) LAN
4 44 (16.79%) DHCP
4 44 (16.79%) WAN
5 43 (16.41%) SAN
6 36 (13.74%) TCP/IP
7 18 (6.87%) NAS
8 11 (4.20%) NetScaler
8 11 (4.20%) Remote Desktop
9 10 (3.82%) Skype
10 9 (3.44%) Network Security
11 8 (3.05%) VLAN
11 8 (3.05%) VPN
11 8 (3.05%) Wireless
12 5 (1.91%) Internet
13 4 (1.53%) MPLS
14 3 (1.15%) iSCSI
14 3 (1.15%) VoIP
15 2 (0.76%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (27.86%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.29%) MySQL
3 6 (2.29%) Oracle Database
3 6 (2.29%) SQLPlus
4 4 (1.53%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.76%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.76%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.38%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (1.15%) NuGet
1 3 (1.15%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (1.15%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.38%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (6.49%) Finance
1 17 (6.49%) Retail
2 8 (3.05%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.15%) Marketing
4 2 (0.76%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.38%) Back Office
5 1 (0.38%) Games
5 1 (0.38%) Legal
5 1 (0.38%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 60 (22.90%) Analyst
2 49 (18.70%) Support Analyst
3 45 (17.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 44 (16.79%) IT Support
5 39 (14.89%) Support Engineer
6 33 (12.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 29 (11.07%) IT Analyst
8 26 (9.92%) IT Engineer
9 24 (9.16%) IT Support Analyst
10 20 (7.63%) 2nd Line Support
11 18 (6.87%) 3rd Line Support
11 18 (6.87%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 17 (6.49%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 17 (6.49%) Administrator
13 16 (6.11%) Windows Engineer
14 15 (5.73%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
15 14 (5.34%) Applications Support
16 13 (4.96%) Support Technician
16 13 (4.96%) Systems Engineer
16 13 (4.96%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.82%) .NET
2 8 (3.05%) ASP.NET
3 5 (1.91%) CSS
3 5 (1.91%) HTML
3 5 (1.91%) jQuery
4 4 (1.53%) Natural Language Processing
4 4 (1.53%) Web Services
4 4 (1.53%) XML
5 3 (1.15%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (1.15%) JSON
6 2 (0.76%) Classic ASP
6 2 (0.76%) Middleware
7 1 (0.38%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.38%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.38%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.38%) CSS3
7 1 (0.38%) EJB
7 1 (0.38%) Flash
7 1 (0.38%) JDBC
7 1 (0.38%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.87%) Data Centre
2 17 (6.49%) Computer Science
3 15 (5.73%) Clustering
4 14 (5.34%) User Experience
5 9 (3.44%) Driving Licence
6 5 (1.91%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.15%) CCTV
7 3 (1.15%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.15%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.76%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.76%) PKI
8 2 (0.76%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.76%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.38%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.38%) EMC VMAX
9 1 (0.38%) FMCG
9 1 (0.38%) iPhone
9 1 (0.38%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.38%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 261 (99.62%) Windows
2 77 (29.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 76 (29.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 73 (27.86%) Windows 7
5 54 (20.61%) Windows 10
6 41 (15.65%) Windows 8
7 34 (12.98%) Linux
8 22 (8.40%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (5.34%) Unix
10 6 (2.29%) Mac OS X
11 5 (1.91%) Windows XP
12 4 (1.53%) Apple iOS
12 4 (1.53%) Data ONTAP
12 4 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.76%) CentOS
14 1 (0.38%) AIX
14 1 (0.38%) Android
14 1 (0.38%) Solaris
14 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.38%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (23.28%) ITIL
2 24 (9.16%) Patch Management
3 17 (6.49%) Project Management
3 17 (6.49%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (6.11%) Server Virtualisation
5 14 (5.34%) Incident Management
5 14 (5.34%) Software Testing
5 14 (5.34%) Time Management
6 12 (4.58%) Document Management
7 11 (4.20%) Migration
8 10 (3.82%) Performance Monitoring
8 10 (3.82%) Presales
8 10 (3.82%) SDLC
8 10 (3.82%) Security Patching
8 10 (3.82%) Service Delivery
8 10 (3.82%) Technical Architecture
9 9 (3.44%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (3.05%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (3.05%) DevOps
11 7 (2.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (24.81%) SQL
2 30 (11.45%) PowerShell
3 11 (4.20%) VBScript
4 10 (3.82%) JavaScript
5 9 (3.44%) C#
6 7 (2.67%) T-SQL
7 6 (2.29%) C
8 4 (1.53%) VB
9 3 (1.15%) Java
10 1 (0.38%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.38%) Groovy
10 1 (0.38%) Perl
10 1 (0.38%) PHP
10 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 51 (19.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (13.74%) MCSE
3 28 (10.69%) MCSA
4 26 (9.92%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (9.54%) CCNA
6 22 (8.40%) Degree
7 15 (5.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 14 (5.34%) Computer Science Degree
9 12 (4.58%) MCITP
10 10 (3.82%) Security Cleared
11 9 (3.44%) CISSP
11 9 (3.44%) SC Cleared
12 8 (3.05%) MCP
13 6 (2.29%) CCNP
13 6 (2.29%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (1.91%) CCA
14 5 (1.91%) Citrix Certification
14 5 (1.91%) VCP5
15 4 (1.53%) DBS Check
16 1 (0.38%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.73%) SLA
2 8 (3.05%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 5 (1.91%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 155 (59.16%) Active Directory
2 86 (32.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 75 (28.63%) Hyper-V
4 18 (6.87%) VMware ESXi
4 18 (6.87%) XenApp
5 13 (4.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 13 (4.96%) Virtual Servers
5 13 (4.96%) vSphere
6 7 (2.67%) VMware Workstation
7 6 (2.29%) Terminal Services
7 6 (2.29%) XenDesktop
8 5 (1.91%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (1.15%) Docker
9 3 (1.15%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (1.15%) vCloud
9 3 (1.15%) Xen
10 1 (0.38%) OpenAM
10 1 (0.38%) Snort
Systems Management
1 48 (18.32%) SCCM
2 10 (3.82%) SCOM
3 7 (2.67%) WSUS
4 6 (2.29%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (1.53%) Ansible
5 4 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.15%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.15%) SCOrch
6 3 (1.15%) ThinApp
6 3 (1.15%) WMI
7 2 (0.76%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (0.76%) Jamf Pro
7 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (0.76%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.76%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.38%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.38%) EdgeSight
8 1 (0.38%) Snorby
8 1 (0.38%) Suricata
8 1 (0.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 178 (67.94%) Microsoft
2 130 (49.62%) VMware
3 48 (18.32%) Cisco
4 42 (16.03%) Citrix
5 28 (10.69%) HP
6 22 (8.40%) Oracle
7 16 (6.11%) NetApp
7 16 (6.11%) Veeam
8 15 (5.73%) Dell
9 11 (4.20%) Apple
9 11 (4.20%) Sophos
10 10 (3.82%) Autodesk
10 10 (3.82%) Barracuda Networks
10 10 (3.82%) CommVault
10 10 (3.82%) Symantec
10 10 (3.82%) Veritas
11 9 (3.44%) IBM
12 7 (2.67%) EMC
12 7 (2.67%) McAfee
13 6 (2.29%) Juniper