Period
to 21 June 2018

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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 43 29
Rank change year-on-year +4 -14 +17
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 319 288 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 6.16% 5.18% 7.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.36% 25.78% 26.66%
Number of salaries quoted 287 252 410
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.70% +15.00%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £48,831 £46,150
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 1,125 1,117 1,782
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.73% 20.08% 27.71%
Number of salaries quoted 956 918 1,419
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,785 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.79% -3.28% +5.71%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,875 £53,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 21 June 2018.

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 21 June 2018. 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 98 £40,000 -5.88% 20
Leicestershire +33 95 £35,000 +7.69% 9
Northamptonshire -21 56 £45,000 +20.00% 10
Derbyshire -15 49 £30,000 - 9
Lincolnshire +6 17 £37,500 - 6
Windows Server
England

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, 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.

1 319 (100.00%) Windows
2 233 (73.04%) Microsoft
3 216 (67.71%) Active Directory
4 145 (45.45%) VMware
5 117 (36.68%) Microsoft Azure
6 110 (34.48%) Office 365
6 110 (34.48%) ITIL
7 107 (33.54%) SCCM
8 95 (29.78%) VMware Infrastructure
9 94 (29.47%) DNS
10 91 (28.53%) SQL Server
11 88 (27.59%) Windows 10
12 86 (26.96%) Microsoft Office
13 84 (26.33%) Hyper-V
14 82 (25.71%) Firewall
15 81 (25.39%) Windows Server 2012
16 80 (25.08%) Windows 7
17 77 (24.14%) MS Exchange
18 75 (23.51%) PowerShell
19 74 (23.20%) DHCP
20 73 (22.88%) Windows Server 2008
21 71 (22.26%) SQL
22 64 (20.06%) Citrix
22 64 (20.06%) Cisco
23 61 (19.12%) Microsoft Certification
24 55 (17.24%) LAN
25 54 (16.93%) WAN
26 52 (16.30%) TCP/IP
27 46 (14.42%) SAN
28 41 (12.85%) Dell

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 77 (24.14%) MS Exchange
2 22 (6.90%) Skype for Business
3 19 (5.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (5.64%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (3.76%) SharePoint
6 8 (2.51%) IIS
7 4 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (1.25%) Oracle UPK
7 4 (1.25%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.63%) Site Server
9 1 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.31%) CMS
9 1 (0.31%) WildFly
Applications
1 86 (26.96%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.31%) Abaqus
Business Applications
1 4 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.25%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.63%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 117 (36.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 110 (34.48%) Office 365
3 32 (10.03%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (5.02%) IaaS
5 11 (3.45%) PaaS
6 10 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (2.19%) SaaS
8 3 (0.94%) G Suite
9 2 (0.63%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.63%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.31%) GitHub
10 1 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.31%) Route 53
10 1 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 94 (29.47%) DNS
2 82 (25.71%) Firewall
3 74 (23.20%) DHCP
4 55 (17.24%) LAN
5 54 (16.93%) WAN
6 52 (16.30%) TCP/IP
7 46 (14.42%) SAN
8 23 (7.21%) VoIP
9 22 (6.90%) VLAN
10 17 (5.33%) Remote Desktop
10 17 (5.33%) VPN
11 13 (4.08%) WLAN
12 12 (3.76%) Wireless
13 11 (3.45%) Skype
14 9 (2.82%) Wi-Fi
15 7 (2.19%) Internet
16 6 (1.88%) NAS
16 6 (1.88%) Network Security
16 6 (1.88%) SSL
17 5 (1.57%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (28.53%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.39%) Oracle Database
3 11 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (3.45%) Hadoop
3 11 (3.45%) MongoDB
4 7 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (1.88%) Big Data
5 6 (1.88%) MySQL
6 5 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (1.25%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (0.94%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.31%) DB2
10 1 (0.31%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (4.70%) Jenkins
1 15 (4.70%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (1.57%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.57%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.63%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.63%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.31%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.31%) FishEye
5 1 (0.31%) JIRA
5 1 (0.31%) Subversion
General
1 35 (10.97%) Retail
2 26 (8.15%) Manufacturing
3 23 (7.21%) Finance
4 16 (5.02%) Games
5 8 (2.51%) Back Office
6 7 (2.19%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.88%) Marketing
8 5 (1.57%) Legal
9 3 (0.94%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.94%) Banking
9 3 (0.94%) Law
10 1 (0.31%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.31%) French Language
10 1 (0.31%) German Language
10 1 (0.31%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.31%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 67 (21.00%) Analyst
2 62 (19.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 48 (15.05%) IT Support
4 47 (14.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 41 (12.85%) Support Engineer
6 38 (11.91%) Support Analyst
7 36 (11.29%) IT Engineer
8 33 (10.34%) Administrator
9 32 (10.03%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 30 (9.40%) 2nd Line Support
11 28 (8.78%) IT Analyst
12 27 (8.46%) Team Leader
13 26 (8.15%) 3rd Line Support
14 25 (7.84%) Infrastructure Team Leader
15 22 (6.90%) SQL Analyst
15 22 (6.90%) SQL Support Analyst
16 21 (6.58%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
16 21 (6.58%) IT Support Analyst
16 21 (6.58%) Windows Engineer
17 20 (6.27%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.70%) .NET
1 15 (4.70%) ASP.NET
2 14 (4.39%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (3.45%) AngularJS
3 11 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 11 (3.45%) Kafka
4 9 (2.82%) LDAP
5 7 (2.19%) Middleware
6 6 (1.88%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (1.88%) COM
6 6 (1.88%) jQuery
7 5 (1.57%) .NET Core
7 5 (1.57%) 802.1X
8 4 (1.25%) WSH
9 3 (0.94%) CSS
9 3 (0.94%) HTML
10 2 (0.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (0.31%) Classic ASP
11 1 (0.31%) JSON
11 1 (0.31%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (10.97%) Data Centre
2 20 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.39%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.13%) Cyberthreat
4 10 (3.13%) Replication
5 9 (2.82%) Driving Licence
5 9 (2.82%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (2.51%) NHS
7 7 (2.19%) Clustering
7 7 (2.19%) Fintech
8 6 (1.88%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (1.57%) PKI
9 5 (1.57%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (1.25%) User Experience
11 3 (0.94%) HP Storage
11 3 (0.94%) iPhone
12 2 (0.63%) Fat Client
12 2 (0.63%) Mobile Computing
12 2 (0.63%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 319 (100.00%) Windows
2 88 (27.59%) Windows 10
3 81 (25.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 80 (25.08%) Windows 7
5 73 (22.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 32 (10.03%) Linux
7 27 (8.46%) Windows 8
8 21 (6.58%) Unix
9 17 (5.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (1.88%) Solaris
11 5 (1.57%) Ubuntu
12 4 (1.25%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.94%) AIX
13 3 (0.94%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.94%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.63%) CentOS
15 1 (0.31%) Android
15 1 (0.31%) Data ONTAP
15 1 (0.31%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (34.48%) ITIL
2 39 (12.23%) Problem-Solving
3 32 (10.03%) Incident Management
4 23 (7.21%) Disaster Recovery
5 22 (6.90%) Service Management
6 21 (6.58%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (6.58%) Manual Testing
6 21 (6.58%) Patch Management
7 19 (5.96%) Release Management
8 18 (5.64%) ITIL V3
9 16 (5.02%) DevOps
10 15 (4.70%) Service Delivery
11 14 (4.39%) Continuous Delivery
11 14 (4.39%) MVC
12 12 (3.76%) Problem Management
13 11 (3.45%) Business Continuity
13 11 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (3.45%) Cybersecurity
13 11 (3.45%) PRINCE2
14 10 (3.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (23.51%) PowerShell
2 71 (22.26%) SQL
3 17 (5.33%) C#
4 7 (2.19%) Bash Shell
4 7 (2.19%) VBScript
5 4 (1.25%) VB
6 3 (0.94%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.63%) C
7 2 (0.63%) Ruby
7 2 (0.63%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.63%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.31%) Java
8 1 (0.31%) Korn
8 1 (0.31%) Python
Qualifications
1 61 (19.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (12.54%) MCSA
3 38 (11.91%) MCSE
4 22 (6.90%) MCP
5 18 (5.64%) CCNA
5 18 (5.64%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (3.45%) CISSP
6 11 (3.45%) Degree
7 10 (3.13%) MCITP
8 7 (2.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (1.88%) CCNP
9 6 (1.88%) CISM
9 6 (1.88%) SC Cleared
9 6 (1.88%) Security Cleared
10 5 (1.57%) DBS Check
11 3 (0.94%) Computer Science Degree
12 2 (0.63%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.31%) CCA
13 1 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.31%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (11.29%) SLA
2 13 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.51%) PCI DSS
4 7 (2.19%) PMO
5 6 (1.88%) Cyber Essentials
5 6 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 3 (0.94%) GDPR
7 1 (0.31%) GCP
System Software
1 216 (67.71%) Active Directory
2 95 (29.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (26.33%) Hyper-V
4 32 (10.03%) vSphere
5 14 (4.39%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (4.08%) Docker
6 13 (4.08%) XenApp
7 11 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (2.19%) VMware Server
9 5 (1.57%) Snort
9 5 (1.57%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (1.25%) BitLocker
10 4 (1.25%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (0.94%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.63%) Firmware
12 2 (0.63%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.63%) XenServer
13 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 107 (33.54%) SCCM
2 28 (8.78%) SCOM
3 20 (6.27%) SCOrch
4 16 (5.02%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (4.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 14 (4.39%) WSUS
7 12 (3.76%) Terraform
8 11 (3.45%) Kubernetes
9 8 (2.51%) SCSM
10 6 (1.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 5 (1.57%) FortiGate
11 5 (1.57%) Snorby
11 5 (1.57%) Suricata
12 4 (1.25%) Ansible
12 4 (1.25%) Failover Clustering
12 4 (1.25%) McAfee ePO
12 4 (1.25%) Norton AntiVirus
12 4 (1.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 4 (1.25%) Puppet
13 3 (0.94%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 233 (73.04%) Microsoft
2 145 (45.45%) VMware
3 64 (20.06%) Cisco
3 64 (20.06%) Citrix
4 41 (12.85%) Dell
5 36 (11.29%) HP
6 28 (8.78%) Veeam
7 18 (5.64%) Oracle
8 16 (5.02%) NetApp
9 11 (3.45%) Google
9 11 (3.45%) ProCurve
10 10 (3.13%) McAfee
11 9 (2.82%) Apple
11 9 (2.82%) Juniper
11 9 (2.82%) Sophos
11 9 (2.82%) Symantec
12 7 (2.19%) SonicWALL
13 6 (1.88%) Acronis
14 5 (1.57%) Kaspersky
14 5 (1.57%) SolarWinds