Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 50 52
Rank change year-on-year -37 +2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 65 128 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.57% 4.74% 4.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.40% 20.19% 19.60%
Number of salaries quoted 29 94 56
Edinburgh median annual salary £37,000 £52,500 £38,670
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.52% +35.77% +18.98%
10th Percentile £29,900 £30,300 £23,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £61,250 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £37,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -12.94% +13.33% -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 524 634 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 20.75% 23.50% 21.80%
Number of salaries quoted 325 399 348
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.61% +7.79%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,450 £26,250
90th Percentile £69,500 £60,000 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Windows Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in Edinburgh

Windows Server
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Windows Server in Edinburgh

Windows Server
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 60 (92.31%) Windows
2 39 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 27 (41.54%) SQL Server
4 26 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (35.38%) VMware
6 21 (32.31%) Linux
6 21 (32.31%) Active Directory
7 19 (29.23%) Windows 10
8 18 (27.69%) Office 365
9 17 (26.15%) Microsoft Office
10 16 (24.62%) DevOps
11 14 (21.54%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 11 (16.92%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (16.92%) ITIL
13 11 (16.92%) LAN
14 10 (15.38%) WAN
14 10 (15.38%) SLA
14 10 (15.38%) Degree
14 10 (15.38%) Computer Science
14 10 (15.38%) SCCM
14 10 (15.38%) Firewall
14 10 (15.38%) Finance
14 10 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
15 9 (13.85%) Windows 7
15 9 (13.85%) PowerShell
15 9 (13.85%) Cisco
15 9 (13.85%) DNS
16 8 (12.31%) Project Management

Windows Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 7 (10.77%) JBoss
2 6 (9.23%) IIS
3 5 (7.69%) MS Exchange
4 4 (6.15%) WildFly
5 3 (4.62%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.62%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.54%) Apache
6 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 17 (26.15%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (12.31%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 18 (27.69%) Office 365
2 13 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (12.31%) SaaS
5 3 (4.62%) Serverless
6 2 (3.08%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.92%) LAN
2 10 (15.38%) Firewall
2 10 (15.38%) WAN
3 9 (13.85%) DNS
4 8 (12.31%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (9.23%) VPN
6 4 (6.15%) DHCP
6 4 (6.15%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (3.08%) VLAN
7 2 (3.08%) VoIP
8 1 (1.54%) BGP
8 1 (1.54%) Broadband
8 1 (1.54%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.54%) Modbus
8 1 (1.54%) SAN
8 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.54%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (41.54%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (6.15%) DB2
4 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
General
1 10 (15.38%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Law
3 1 (1.54%) Advertising
3 1 (1.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (15.38%) IT Manager
1 10 (15.38%) Support Engineer
2 9 (13.85%) Administrator
3 5 (7.69%) .NET Developer
3 5 (7.69%) Analyst
3 5 (7.69%) Developer
3 5 (7.69%) Support Analyst
3 5 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (6.15%) Applications Engineer
4 4 (6.15%) Applications Support
4 4 (6.15%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (6.15%) IT Administrator
4 4 (6.15%) IT Engineer
4 4 (6.15%) IT Support
4 4 (6.15%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (6.15%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (6.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (6.15%) Senior .NET Developer
4 4 (6.15%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.31%) .NET
1 8 (12.31%) Web Services
2 5 (7.69%) .NET Framework
2 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 5 (7.69%) jQuery
2 5 (7.69%) WCF
3 4 (6.15%) LAMP
3 4 (6.15%) LDAP
4 3 (4.62%) J2EE
5 1 (1.54%) 802.1X
5 1 (1.54%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.77%) Data Centre
3 6 (9.23%) Public Cloud
4 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.62%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.54%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.54%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.54%) Fintech
5 1 (1.54%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 60 (92.31%) Windows
2 26 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (32.31%) Linux
4 19 (29.23%) Windows 10
5 11 (16.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (13.85%) Windows 7
7 8 (12.31%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.54%) CentOS
8 1 (1.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.62%) DevOps
2 11 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (16.92%) ITIL
3 8 (12.31%) Data Privacy
3 8 (12.31%) Project Management
4 6 (9.23%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (9.23%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (9.23%) Test Automation
5 5 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 5 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 5 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (7.69%) ITSM
5 5 (7.69%) MVC
5 5 (7.69%) Process Improvement
5 5 (7.69%) Service Management
5 5 (7.69%) Software Delivery
6 4 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (6.15%) Decision-Making
6 4 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (6.15%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.85%) PowerShell
2 6 (9.23%) C#
2 6 (9.23%) Python
2 6 (9.23%) SQL
3 4 (6.15%) Bash Shell
3 4 (6.15%) Ruby
3 4 (6.15%) Shell Script
4 3 (4.62%) Java
4 3 (4.62%) VBA
5 1 (1.54%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (15.38%) Degree
2 7 (10.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.62%) MCP
4 3 (4.62%) MCSA
4 3 (4.62%) MCSE
5 1 (1.54%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.54%) CCNA
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.54%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.38%) SLA
2 3 (4.62%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 21 (32.31%) Active Directory
2 14 (21.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.15%) Docker
3 4 (6.15%) Firmware
3 4 (6.15%) NFS
3 4 (6.15%) Samba
4 3 (4.62%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.08%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.54%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (15.38%) SCCM
2 5 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (7.69%) Puppet
3 4 (6.15%) Ansible
4 3 (4.62%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.54%) SCOM
Vendors
1 39 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 23 (35.38%) VMware
3 9 (13.85%) Cisco
4 8 (12.31%) Meraki
5 6 (9.23%) Citrix
6 3 (4.62%) Oracle
7 1 (1.54%) Cognos
7 1 (1.54%) Fiserv
7 1 (1.54%) IBM
7 1 (1.54%) Ivanti