Windows Server Jobs in the East of England

Microsoft Windows Server
England > East of England

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 2 March 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
2 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 37 46 59
Rank change year-on-year +9 +13 -30
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 245 298 309
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 5.02% 5.28% 4.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.25% 24.35% 22.29%
Number of salaries quoted 209 258 267
10th Percentile £24,900 £29,000 £22,200
25th Percentile £26,250 £32,000 £27,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median % change year-on-year -18.75% +23.08% -13.33%
75th Percentile £42,500 £57,188 £47,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% -

All Operating Systems
East of England

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 of England with a requirement for operating system skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 899 1,224 1,386
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 18.40% 21.68% 22.03%
Number of salaries quoted 784 731 735
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £22,000
25th Percentile £26,750 £32,500 £27,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -16.67% +12.50% -11.11%
75th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £59,125
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.52% - +5.00%

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Windows Server as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in the East of England

Windows Server
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows Server in the East of England.

Salary trend for Windows Server in the East of England

Windows Server
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows Server in the East of England over the 6 months to 2 March 2024.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in the East of England

Windows Server
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 2 March 2024. 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
Jobs
Hertfordshire -12 79 £35,000 -17.65% 21
Cambridgeshire +24 52 £40,000 - 27
Norfolk -1 43 £29,000 -27.50% 4
Essex +3 41 £27,500 -38.89% 22
Bedfordshire +37 16 £25,000 -36.80% 7
Suffolk +4 14 £42,500 +19.72% 3
Windows Server
England

Windows Server
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 66 (26.94%) Microsoft Exchange
2 59 (24.08%) SharePoint
3 10 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (2.86%) Confluence
5 4 (1.63%) IIS
6 3 (1.22%) CMS
6 3 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.82%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.82%) WordPress
Applications
1 27 (11.02%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.22%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (1.22%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 3 (1.22%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 179 (73.06%) Microsoft 365
2 124 (50.61%) Azure
3 45 (18.37%) Entra ID
4 25 (10.20%) AWS
5 22 (8.98%) OneDrive
6 10 (4.08%) Serverless
7 8 (3.27%) Mimecast
8 7 (2.86%) Google Workspace
9 4 (1.63%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (1.63%) Azure DevOps
9 4 (1.63%) GCP
10 3 (1.22%) Apigee
10 3 (1.22%) Azure API Management
10 3 (1.22%) Azure Service Fabric
10 3 (1.22%) Nutanix
10 3 (1.22%) PaaS
10 3 (1.22%) Power Platform
10 3 (1.22%) Rubrik
11 2 (0.82%) IaaS
11 2 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 91 (37.14%) Firewall
2 52 (21.22%) DNS
3 44 (17.96%) DHCP
4 40 (16.33%) VPN
5 37 (15.10%) SAN
6 26 (10.61%) VoIP
7 24 (9.80%) WAN
8 20 (8.16%) TCP/IP
8 20 (8.16%) Wi-Fi
9 16 (6.53%) LAN
10 15 (6.12%) Remote Desktop
10 15 (6.12%) VLAN
11 10 (4.08%) MPLS
11 10 (4.08%) Wireless
12 8 (3.27%) SD-WAN
13 6 (2.45%) Internet
14 5 (2.04%) Intranet
14 5 (2.04%) Network Security
15 4 (1.63%) BGP
16 3 (1.22%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.31%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (3.27%) MariaDB
3 8 (3.27%) MySQL
4 3 (1.22%) Data Lake
4 3 (1.22%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 15 (6.12%) JIRA
2 1 (0.41%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.41%) MSI
General
1 120 (48.98%) Social Skills
2 23 (9.39%) Finance
3 17 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.27%) Public Sector
5 7 (2.86%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 6 (2.45%) Automotive
6 6 (2.45%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.04%) Publishing
8 4 (1.63%) Advertising
9 3 (1.22%) Aerospace
9 3 (1.22%) Influencing Skills
10 2 (0.82%) Organisational Skills
11 1 (0.41%) Documentation Skills
11 1 (0.41%) Games
11 1 (0.41%) Legal
11 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.41%) Retail
11 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 90 (36.73%) IT Support
2 78 (31.84%) Support Engineer
3 73 (29.80%) IT Engineer
4 58 (23.67%) IT Support Engineer
5 47 (19.18%) 2nd Line Support
6 35 (14.29%) Analyst
7 33 (13.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 32 (13.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 32 (13.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 25 (10.20%) IT Technician
9 25 (10.20%) Support Technician
10 23 (9.39%) Administrator
10 23 (9.39%) IT Administrator
11 22 (8.98%) Senior
12 21 (8.57%) Server Administrator
13 20 (8.16%) IT Support Technician
14 17 (6.94%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
15 15 (6.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 14 (5.71%) Support Analyst
17 11 (4.49%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.22%) ARM Templates
1 3 (1.22%) JSON
2 1 (0.41%) .NET
2 1 (0.41%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.84%) Data Centre
1 29 (11.84%) Self-Motivation
2 19 (7.76%) Driving Licence
3 15 (6.12%) iPad
4 14 (5.71%) Replication
5 9 (3.67%) Public Cloud
6 8 (3.27%) Life Science
7 6 (2.45%) Smartcard
8 5 (2.04%) Operational Technology
9 4 (1.63%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.63%) Thin Client
10 3 (1.22%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.82%) Clustering
11 2 (0.82%) CMDB
11 2 (0.82%) Greenfield Project
12 1 (0.41%) Analytical Mindset
12 1 (0.41%) CCTV
12 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.41%) NHS
12 1 (0.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 244 (99.59%) Windows
2 65 (26.53%) Windows 10
3 55 (22.45%) Linux
4 40 (16.33%) Windows Server 2016
4 40 (16.33%) Windows Server 2019
5 16 (6.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (5.71%) Mac OS
7 11 (4.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (4.08%) Apple iOS
9 9 (3.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (3.27%) Windows 7
11 7 (2.86%) Android
12 5 (2.04%) Windows 8
13 4 (1.63%) VMS
13 4 (1.63%) Windows 2000
13 4 (1.63%) Windows NT
13 4 (1.63%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (22.86%) ITIL
2 53 (21.63%) Problem-Solving
3 39 (15.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 37 (15.10%) Customer Service
5 34 (13.88%) Server Management
6 23 (9.39%) Cybersecurity
6 23 (9.39%) Infrastructure Maintenance
7 22 (8.98%) Performance Monitoring
8 21 (8.57%) Benchmarking
8 21 (8.57%) Data Centre Operations
8 21 (8.57%) Project Delivery
8 21 (8.57%) Vulnerability Management
9 19 (7.76%) Service Delivery
10 17 (6.94%) Ticket Management
11 15 (6.12%) Line Management
12 12 (4.90%) Mentoring
12 12 (4.90%) Project Management
12 12 (4.90%) Service Design
13 11 (4.49%) Time Management
14 10 (4.08%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 49 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 11 (4.49%) SQL
3 5 (2.04%) VB
4 4 (1.63%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.82%) C
5 2 (0.82%) C#
5 2 (0.82%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (12.24%) Degree
2 24 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (9.80%) Security Cleared
3 23 (9.39%) SC Cleared
4 10 (4.08%) A+ Certification
5 9 (3.67%) Network+ Certification
6 8 (3.27%) CompTIA Security+
7 7 (2.86%) CCNA
7 7 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (2.45%) MCSE
9 5 (2.04%) Azure Certification
9 5 (2.04%) DBS Check
9 5 (2.04%) HND
10 3 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
11 2 (0.82%) CCAA
11 2 (0.82%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.82%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.82%) MCP
11 2 (0.82%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.57%) SLA
2 2 (0.82%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (0.82%) GDPR
2 2 (0.82%) NCSC
3 1 (0.41%) Accessibility
3 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 174 (71.02%) Active Directory
2 77 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (27.35%) Hyper-V
4 32 (13.06%) vSphere
5 18 (7.35%) Virtual Desktop
6 12 (4.90%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (3.67%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (1.22%) Docker
8 3 (1.22%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.82%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.41%) Samba
Systems Management
1 40 (16.33%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (2.04%) SCCM
2 5 (2.04%) SmoothWall
2 5 (2.04%) vCenter Server
3 4 (1.63%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 4 (1.63%) Jamf Pro
3 4 (1.63%) SCOM
3 4 (1.63%) WSUS
4 3 (1.22%) Ansible
4 3 (1.22%) HAProxy
4 3 (1.22%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.22%) Terraform
5 2 (0.82%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (0.82%) FortiGate
5 2 (0.82%) NetCrunch
6 1 (0.41%) MobiControl
Vendors
1 164 (66.94%) Microsoft
2 132 (53.88%) VMware
3 46 (18.78%) Citrix
4 29 (11.84%) NetApp
5 27 (11.02%) Veeam
6 20 (8.16%) Cisco
7 19 (7.76%) Meraki
8 18 (7.35%) HP
9 17 (6.94%) Apple
10 16 (6.53%) Sophos
11 12 (4.90%) Google
12 7 (2.86%) Commvault
13 6 (2.45%) Aruba
13 6 (2.45%) Dell
14 5 (2.04%) SonicWALL
15 4 (1.63%) Acronis
15 4 (1.63%) CheckPoint
15 4 (1.63%) ConnectWise
15 4 (1.63%) N-able
16 3 (1.22%) Databricks