Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 30 42 55
Rank change year-on-year +12 +13 -18
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 282 259 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 6.99% 5.38% 4.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.94% 27.15% 22.16%
Number of salaries quoted 219 239 218
East Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £37,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.16% +2.07% +8.21%
10th Percentile £23,250 £20,950 £21,675
90th Percentile £48,750 £49,600 £55,000
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 883 954 1,101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.90% 19.82% 21.39%
Number of salaries quoted 705 792 941
East Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £23,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 18 September 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 18 September 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 0 101 £28,000 -20.00% 23
Leicestershire +7 69 £35,500 -7.19% 14
Northamptonshire +32 60 £37,500 -6.25% 14
Derbyshire -5 30 £30,000 - 4
Lincolnshire +12 21 £27,500 -15.38% 7
Windows Server
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 282 (100.00%) Windows
2 185 (65.60%) Active Directory
3 177 (62.77%) Microsoft
4 151 (53.55%) Office 365
5 128 (45.39%) VMware
6 107 (37.94%) Windows 10
7 95 (33.69%) Hyper-V
7 95 (33.69%) Azure
8 82 (29.08%) Microsoft Office
9 76 (26.95%) ITIL
10 74 (26.24%) VMware Infrastructure
10 74 (26.24%) Windows Server 2012
11 67 (23.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 65 (23.05%) SCCM
13 64 (22.70%) SQL Server
14 61 (21.63%) Problem-Solving
15 60 (21.28%) Windows 7
16 56 (19.86%) Cisco
17 51 (18.09%) WAN
18 50 (17.73%) Citrix
19 49 (17.38%) LAN
20 45 (15.96%) MS Exchange
20 45 (15.96%) DHCP
21 44 (15.60%) Windows Server 2008
22 41 (14.54%) DNS
23 40 (14.18%) Microsoft Certification
24 39 (13.83%) Firewall
24 39 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
25 37 (13.12%) SharePoint
26 36 (12.77%) PowerShell

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 45 (15.96%) MS Exchange
2 37 (13.12%) SharePoint
3 28 (9.93%) Skype for Business
4 25 (8.87%) IIS
5 19 (6.74%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (3.19%) IBM Notes
7 5 (1.77%) Apache
8 3 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.35%) Documentum
Applications
1 82 (29.08%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (5.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (3.19%) Acrobat
3 9 (3.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (3.19%) Microsoft Project
3 9 (3.19%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.71%) Abaqus
Business Applications
1 4 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (1.42%) Line 50
1 4 (1.42%) Line 500
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 151 (53.55%) Office 365
2 95 (33.69%) Azure
3 28 (9.93%) Azure Active Directory
4 25 (8.87%) AWS
5 11 (3.90%) IaaS
6 5 (1.77%) Mimecast
7 4 (1.42%) Power Platform
8 3 (1.06%) G Suite
8 3 (1.06%) PaaS
8 3 (1.06%) SaaS
9 2 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.71%) NuGet
10 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.35%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 51 (18.09%) WAN
2 49 (17.38%) LAN
3 45 (15.96%) DHCP
4 41 (14.54%) DNS
5 39 (13.83%) Firewall
6 26 (9.22%) Internet
6 26 (9.22%) SAN
7 22 (7.80%) VLAN
8 21 (7.45%) VPN
9 19 (6.74%) TCP/IP
10 17 (6.03%) VoIP
11 12 (4.26%) Remote Desktop
12 11 (3.90%) NAS
12 11 (3.90%) Skype
13 9 (3.19%) Unified Communications
13 9 (3.19%) WebEx
13 9 (3.19%) Wi-Fi
14 7 (2.48%) Intranet
15 6 (2.13%) Extranet
15 6 (2.13%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (22.70%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.61%) MySQL
3 9 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.13%) SQL Server 2017
4 6 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (1.77%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.42%) Power BI
6 4 (1.42%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.06%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.71%) DB2
8 2 (0.71%) MariaDB
8 2 (0.71%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.35%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.35%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 10 (3.55%) Selenium
2 7 (2.48%) Visual Studio
3 6 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.42%) Cucumber
4 4 (1.42%) Maven
5 3 (1.06%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.71%) Bazaar
6 2 (0.71%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.71%) JIRA
6 2 (0.71%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (0.71%) SonarQube
6 2 (0.71%) Subversion
General
1 30 (10.64%) Finance
2 24 (8.51%) Retail
3 17 (6.03%) Public Sector
4 13 (4.61%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.48%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.13%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.77%) French Language
8 3 (1.06%) Automotive
8 3 (1.06%) Games
8 3 (1.06%) Housing Association
9 1 (0.35%) Back Office
9 1 (0.35%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.35%) Front Office
9 1 (0.35%) German Language
9 1 (0.35%) Local Government
9 1 (0.35%) Marketing
9 1 (0.35%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.35%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 64 (22.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 42 (14.89%) IT Engineer
3 38 (13.48%) Support Engineer
4 31 (10.99%) IT Support
5 27 (9.57%) Analyst
6 23 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support
6 23 (8.16%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 21 (7.45%) Administrator
8 20 (7.09%) Field Engineer
9 19 (6.74%) Systems Administrator
10 16 (5.67%) Systems Engineer
11 15 (5.32%) Support Analyst
12 14 (4.96%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
13 13 (4.61%) IT Analyst
13 13 (4.61%) IT Support Engineer
14 12 (4.26%) Cloud Engineer
14 12 (4.26%) Server Administrator
15 11 (3.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 10 (3.55%) Virtualisation Administrator
16 10 (3.55%) Windows Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (7.09%) .NET
2 12 (4.26%) Web Services
3 9 (3.19%) CSS
4 8 (2.84%) ASP.NET
5 7 (2.48%) .NET Framework
6 4 (1.42%) 802.1X
6 4 (1.42%) LAMP
6 4 (1.42%) Spring
7 2 (0.71%) .NET Core
8 1 (0.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 39 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.74%) Driving Licence
3 15 (5.32%) Self-Motivation
4 14 (4.96%) Fat Client
4 14 (4.96%) Thin Client
5 11 (3.90%) iPhone
6 9 (3.19%) Blackberry
6 9 (3.19%) Hybrid Cloud
6 9 (3.19%) PDA
7 7 (2.48%) Clustering
7 7 (2.48%) Data Centre
8 6 (2.13%) Client/Server
8 6 (2.13%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.42%) e-Learning
9 4 (1.42%) NHS
9 4 (1.42%) Replication
10 3 (1.06%) CMDB
10 3 (1.06%) FMCG
11 2 (0.71%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.71%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 282 (100.00%) Windows
2 107 (37.94%) Windows 10
3 74 (26.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 60 (21.28%) Windows 7
5 44 (15.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (12.06%) Linux
7 22 (7.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (6.03%) Windows 8
9 13 (4.61%) Windows XP
10 10 (3.55%) Unix
11 9 (3.19%) Windows 2000
11 9 (3.19%) Windows Vista
12 6 (2.13%) Apple iOS
13 4 (1.42%) CentOS
14 3 (1.06%) AIX
15 2 (0.71%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.71%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (26.95%) ITIL
2 67 (23.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 61 (21.63%) Problem-Solving
4 34 (12.06%) Service Management
5 27 (9.57%) Migration
6 26 (9.22%) Mentoring
7 19 (6.74%) Change Management
7 19 (6.74%) High Availability
7 19 (6.74%) Presales
8 18 (6.38%) Project Delivery
9 16 (5.67%) DevOps
9 16 (5.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 16 (5.67%) Server Management
10 15 (5.32%) ITSM
11 14 (4.96%) Computer Science
12 13 (4.61%) Problem Management
12 13 (4.61%) Project Management
13 12 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (3.55%) Asset Management
14 10 (3.55%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 36 (12.77%) PowerShell
2 28 (9.93%) SQL
3 20 (7.09%) C#
4 5 (1.77%) T-SQL
5 4 (1.42%) C
5 4 (1.42%) C++
5 4 (1.42%) Java
5 4 (1.42%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.71%) Python
6 2 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (14.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (8.87%) MCSA
3 21 (7.45%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (7.09%) Degree
4 20 (7.09%) MCP
5 18 (6.38%) MCSE
6 16 (5.67%) CCNA
7 12 (4.26%) Citrix Certification
8 10 (3.55%) Computer Science Degree
8 10 (3.55%) SC Cleared
8 10 (3.55%) Security Cleared
9 7 (2.48%) BPSS Clearance
9 7 (2.48%) CCA
9 7 (2.48%) CCNP
10 6 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (1.77%) CCSP
11 5 (1.77%) CompTIA Security+
12 4 (1.42%) HNC
12 4 (1.42%) HND
12 4 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (10.28%) SLA
2 11 (3.90%) GDPR
3 10 (3.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (2.13%) PCI DSS
5 4 (1.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 185 (65.60%) Active Directory
2 95 (33.69%) Hyper-V
3 74 (26.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (6.74%) XenApp
5 18 (6.38%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (3.55%) Virtual Desktop
7 9 (3.19%) Docker
8 8 (2.84%) XenDesktop
9 7 (2.48%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 6 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (2.13%) vSphere
11 5 (1.77%) Terminal Services
11 5 (1.77%) VirtualBox
12 3 (1.06%) BitLocker
12 3 (1.06%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (0.71%) Firmware
14 1 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 65 (23.05%) SCCM
2 30 (10.64%) Microsoft Intune
3 14 (4.96%) SCOM
4 11 (3.90%) Kubernetes
5 8 (2.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 7 (2.48%) Ansible
6 7 (2.48%) Puppet
7 6 (2.13%) Backup Exec
7 6 (2.13%) Terraform
7 6 (2.13%) XenMobile
8 3 (1.06%) NetBackup
8 3 (1.06%) WSUS
9 2 (0.71%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.35%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.35%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 177 (62.77%) Microsoft
2 128 (45.39%) VMware
3 56 (19.86%) Cisco
4 50 (17.73%) Citrix
5 21 (7.45%) Oracle
6 12 (4.26%) Avaya
7 11 (3.90%) Dell
7 11 (3.90%) NetApp
8 9 (3.19%) Adobe
8 9 (3.19%) Apple
8 9 (3.19%) Lotus
8 9 (3.19%) Veeam
9 8 (2.84%) HP
10 6 (2.13%) Dynatrace
11 5 (1.77%) Mitel
11 5 (1.77%) SAP
11 5 (1.77%) Symantec
12 4 (1.42%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.42%) Sage
12 4 (1.42%) Virgin Media