Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
England > East Midlands
6 months to
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 37 37 54
Rank change year-on-year 0 +17 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 236 267 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 6.06% 6.10% 4.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.16% 27.99% 22.72%
Number of salaries quoted 197 226 229
East Midlands median annual salary £33,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,250 £21,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £54,375 £48,000
England median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.75% - +6.67%

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 838 954 1,149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.51% 21.78% 21.66%
Number of salaries quoted 704 687 964
East Midlands median annual salary £39,535 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.69% +10.00% -6.67%
10th Percentile £23,250 £22,150 £21,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +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 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 13 December 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
Nottinghamshire +2 78 £31,500 -13.70% 21
Leicestershire +21 58 £33,000 -12.00% 12
Northamptonshire -13 38 £37,500 -6.25% 17
Lincolnshire +13 32 £27,500 +5.77% 3
Derbyshire -6 27 £30,000 -6.25% 15
Windows Server
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 235 (99.58%) Windows
2 161 (68.22%) Microsoft
3 152 (64.41%) Office 365
4 145 (61.44%) Active Directory
5 117 (49.58%) VMware
6 103 (43.64%) Windows 10
7 77 (32.63%) Azure
8 72 (30.51%) VMware Infrastructure
8 72 (30.51%) Hyper-V
9 71 (30.08%) Cisco
10 69 (29.24%) Windows Server 2012
11 68 (28.81%) ITIL
12 62 (26.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 60 (25.42%) WAN
14 57 (24.15%) Windows Server 2008
14 57 (24.15%) Windows 7
15 50 (21.19%) DNS
16 49 (20.76%) Firewall
17 48 (20.34%) Microsoft Office
18 47 (19.92%) Problem-Solving
19 45 (19.07%) Citrix
20 44 (18.64%) SCCM
21 43 (18.22%) SQL Server
22 42 (17.80%) DHCP
23 41 (17.37%) SharePoint
24 39 (16.53%) LAN
25 38 (16.10%) MS Exchange
26 37 (15.68%) Microsoft Certification
27 35 (14.83%) SQL
28 33 (13.98%) Migration

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 41 (17.37%) SharePoint
2 38 (16.10%) MS Exchange
3 18 (7.63%) IIS
4 17 (7.20%) Skype for Business
5 16 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (4.24%) Apache
7 7 (2.97%) IBM Notes
8 4 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.85%) Documentum
Applications
1 48 (20.34%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (3.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (2.97%) Acrobat
3 7 (2.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (2.97%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (2.97%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.42%) Abaqus
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 152 (64.41%) Office 365
2 77 (32.63%) Azure
3 16 (6.78%) Azure Active Directory
4 12 (5.08%) AWS
5 11 (4.66%) SaaS
6 6 (2.54%) G Suite
7 3 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.27%) Power Platform
8 2 (0.85%) PaaS
9 1 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.42%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.42%) Amazon Glacier
9 1 (0.42%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.42%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.42%) IaaS
9 1 (0.42%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 60 (25.42%) WAN
2 50 (21.19%) DNS
3 49 (20.76%) Firewall
4 42 (17.80%) DHCP
5 39 (16.53%) LAN
6 30 (12.71%) TCP/IP
7 26 (11.02%) VoIP
8 24 (10.17%) Internet
8 24 (10.17%) VLAN
9 21 (8.90%) VPN
10 20 (8.47%) SAN
11 14 (5.93%) MPLS
12 12 (5.08%) Remote Desktop
13 10 (4.24%) RTP
13 10 (4.24%) WLAN
14 9 (3.81%) H.323
14 9 (3.81%) HTTP
14 9 (3.81%) HTTPS
15 8 (3.39%) Network Security
15 8 (3.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (18.22%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.66%) MySQL
3 6 (2.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.69%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.27%) Power BI
5 3 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.85%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.85%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.42%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.42%) DB2
7 1 (0.42%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Jenkins
1 2 (0.85%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 32 (13.56%) Finance
2 15 (6.36%) Retail
3 13 (5.51%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.66%) Public Sector
5 9 (3.81%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.97%) French Language
7 4 (1.69%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.85%) Automotive
8 2 (0.85%) Back Office
8 2 (0.85%) German Language
9 1 (0.42%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.42%) Front Office
9 1 (0.42%) Games
9 1 (0.42%) Local Government
9 1 (0.42%) Marketing
9 1 (0.42%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.42%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 57 (24.15%) IT Engineer
2 56 (23.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 33 (13.98%) IT Support
3 33 (13.98%) Support Engineer
4 27 (11.44%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 26 (11.02%) Field Engineer
6 19 (8.05%) Systems Engineer
7 17 (7.20%) Analyst
8 16 (6.78%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 14 (5.93%) Field Service Engineer
9 14 (5.93%) IT Support Engineer
10 12 (5.08%) Administrator
11 11 (4.66%) 3rd Line Support
11 11 (4.66%) IT Analyst
11 11 (4.66%) Office 365 Engineer
12 10 (4.24%) 2nd Line Support
12 10 (4.24%) Systems Administrator
13 9 (3.81%) Hardware Engineer
13 9 (3.81%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
13 9 (3.81%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.81%) .NET
1 9 (3.81%) Web Services
2 7 (2.97%) CSS
3 6 (2.54%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.85%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.85%) LAMP
4 2 (0.85%) LDAP
4 2 (0.85%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.63%) Data Centre
2 17 (7.20%) Driving Licence
3 11 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.24%) Client/Server
5 8 (3.39%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (2.97%) Blackberry
6 7 (2.97%) CMDB
6 7 (2.97%) iPhone
6 7 (2.97%) PDA
7 6 (2.54%) Replication
8 5 (2.12%) Fat Client
8 5 (2.12%) FMCG
8 5 (2.12%) Thin Client
9 3 (1.27%) Clustering
9 3 (1.27%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.85%) NHS
10 2 (0.85%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.85%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.42%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 235 (99.58%) Windows
2 103 (43.64%) Windows 10
3 69 (29.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 57 (24.15%) Windows 7
4 57 (24.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (10.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (8.90%) Windows 8
7 15 (6.36%) Linux
8 10 (4.24%) Windows XP
9 7 (2.97%) Windows 2000
9 7 (2.97%) Windows Vista
10 3 (1.27%) CentOS
11 2 (0.85%) Unix
12 1 (0.42%) AIX
12 1 (0.42%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.42%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (28.81%) ITIL
2 62 (26.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 47 (19.92%) Problem-Solving
4 33 (13.98%) Migration
5 27 (11.44%) Service Management
6 24 (10.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 23 (9.75%) Problem Management
7 23 (9.75%) Project Management
8 22 (9.32%) Change Management
9 21 (8.90%) Service Delivery
10 20 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (7.63%) Mentoring
12 14 (5.93%) ITSM
13 12 (5.08%) ITIL V3
13 12 (5.08%) Logistics
14 9 (3.81%) Creative Thinking
14 9 (3.81%) High Availability
14 9 (3.81%) Virtual Infrastructure
15 8 (3.39%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (3.39%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 35 (14.83%) SQL
2 31 (13.14%) PowerShell
3 9 (3.81%) C#
4 5 (2.12%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.85%) VBScript
6 1 (0.42%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (15.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (11.02%) MCSE
3 24 (10.17%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (8.90%) Degree
5 19 (8.05%) MCSA
6 17 (7.20%) CCNA
7 12 (5.08%) MCP
8 10 (4.24%) DBS Check
9 7 (2.97%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (2.54%) CCA
10 6 (2.54%) CCNP
10 6 (2.54%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.27%) AWS Certification
12 3 (1.27%) MCITP
12 3 (1.27%) MCTS
12 3 (1.27%) SC Cleared
12 3 (1.27%) Security Cleared
13 1 (0.42%) CEH
13 1 (0.42%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (11.86%) SLA
2 10 (4.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.97%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 145 (61.44%) Active Directory
2 72 (30.51%) Hyper-V
2 72 (30.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (11.86%) XenApp
4 15 (6.36%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (3.81%) Terminal Services
5 9 (3.81%) Virtual Desktop
5 9 (3.81%) VirtualBox
6 6 (2.54%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 4 (1.69%) vSphere
8 3 (1.27%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.85%) Firmware
9 2 (0.85%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.42%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 44 (18.64%) SCCM
2 17 (7.20%) Microsoft Intune
3 15 (6.36%) SCOM
4 9 (3.81%) NetBackup
4 9 (3.81%) WSUS
5 4 (1.69%) SCVMM
6 3 (1.27%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.85%) Ansible
7 2 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.85%) Puppet
7 2 (0.85%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.42%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.42%) Nagios
8 1 (0.42%) Terraform
Vendors
1 161 (68.22%) Microsoft
2 117 (49.58%) VMware
3 71 (30.08%) Cisco
4 45 (19.07%) Citrix
5 17 (7.20%) NetApp
5 17 (7.20%) Veeam
6 16 (6.78%) Oracle
7 15 (6.36%) HP
8 14 (5.93%) Avaya
9 10 (4.24%) Mitel
10 9 (3.81%) Zerto
11 8 (3.39%) Dell
12 7 (2.97%) Adobe
12 7 (2.97%) arcserve
12 7 (2.97%) Lotus
13 6 (2.54%) Apple
13 6 (2.54%) EMC
14 3 (1.27%) Red Hat
15 2 (0.85%) Siemens
15 2 (0.85%) Veritas