Period
to 30 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Windows Server 2019 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2019 over the 6 months to 30 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2019
UK > England
6 months to
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 452 850 -
Rank change year-on-year +398 - -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2019 233 194 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.51% 0.15% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.38% 0.66% -
Number of salaries quoted 221 170 0
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 -
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 -

Windows Server 2019 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 England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 9,781 29,177 35,210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 21.32% 23.03% 22.96%
Number of salaries quoted 8,136 23,432 28,587
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,591 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.67% -4.02% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,249 £25,375 £25,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

Windows Server 2019
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Windows Server 2019 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2019 in England

Windows Server 2019
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows Server 2019 in England.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2019 in England

Windows Server 2019
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows Server 2019 in England over the 6 months to 30 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2019 in England

Windows Server 2019
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2019 within the England region over the 6 months to 30 October 2020. 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
London +299 74 £55,000 +4.76% 8
South East +233 59 £41,500 +10.67% 12
North of England +174 37 £40,000 +42.86% 20
South West +142 27 £35,000 -24.32% 6
Midlands +106 26 £37,500 +25.00% 15
Yorkshire +135 21 £40,000 +42.86% 11
East Midlands +77 15 £37,500 +25.00% 6
West Midlands +106 11 £41,500 -7.78% 9
North West +119 10 £40,000 +37.93% 9
East of England +123 8 £42,000 +5.00% 7
North East +24 6 £52,500 +218.18%
Windows Server 2019
UK

For the 6 months to 30 October 2020, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2019 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 England region with a requirement for Windows Server 2019.

1 232 (99.57%) Windows
2 175 (75.11%) Microsoft
3 169 (72.53%) Active Directory
4 157 (67.38%) Windows Server 2016
5 152 (65.24%) Windows Server
6 137 (58.80%) VMware
7 136 (58.37%) Office 365
8 130 (55.79%) Azure
9 129 (55.36%) Windows Server 2012
10 98 (42.06%) VMware Infrastructure
11 97 (41.63%) Windows 10
12 83 (35.62%) Firewall
13 78 (33.48%) DNS
14 76 (32.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 71 (30.47%) Windows Server 2008
16 69 (29.61%) Hyper-V
17 65 (27.90%) Cisco
18 64 (27.47%) DHCP
19 54 (23.18%) SharePoint
19 54 (23.18%) PowerShell
20 53 (22.75%) Citrix
21 52 (22.32%) MS Exchange
21 52 (22.32%) SCCM
22 44 (18.88%) WAN
23 43 (18.45%) TCP/IP
23 43 (18.45%) ITIL
23 43 (18.45%) Microsoft Intune
24 41 (17.60%) SQL
25 39 (16.74%) VPN
26 38 (16.31%) IaaS

Windows Server 2019
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 54 (23.18%) SharePoint
2 52 (22.32%) MS Exchange
3 19 (8.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (8.15%) IIS
4 12 (5.15%) SharePoint Server
5 11 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (3.86%) Confluence
6 9 (3.86%) Skype for Business
7 6 (2.58%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.86%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.43%) Apache
9 1 (0.43%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.43%) nginx
Applications
1 31 (13.30%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.72%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 136 (58.37%) Office 365
2 130 (55.79%) Azure
3 38 (16.31%) IaaS
4 28 (12.02%) Azure Active Directory
5 26 (11.16%) PaaS
6 25 (10.73%) SaaS
7 22 (9.44%) AWS
8 19 (8.15%) OneDrive
9 14 (6.01%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (2.58%) Dynamics 365
10 6 (2.58%) Power Automate
11 5 (2.15%) Power Platform
12 4 (1.72%) G Suite
12 4 (1.72%) GCP
12 4 (1.72%) GitHub
12 4 (1.72%) Mimecast
13 3 (1.29%) Cloudflare
14 2 (0.86%) Amazon S3
14 2 (0.86%) PowerApps
15 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 83 (35.62%) Firewall
2 78 (33.48%) DNS
3 64 (27.47%) DHCP
4 44 (18.88%) WAN
5 43 (18.45%) TCP/IP
6 39 (16.74%) VPN
7 35 (15.02%) VoIP
8 34 (14.59%) LAN
9 33 (14.16%) SAN
10 20 (8.58%) Skype
10 20 (8.58%) VLAN
11 18 (7.73%) Remote Desktop
12 16 (6.87%) NetScaler
12 16 (6.87%) Wi-Fi
13 12 (5.15%) Wireless
14 11 (4.72%) Internet
14 11 (4.72%) VSAN
15 9 (3.86%) Ethernet
15 9 (3.86%) Intranet
15 9 (3.86%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.59%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.58%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.72%) SQL Server 2019
4 3 (1.29%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (1.29%) Power BI
5 2 (0.86%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.43%) Big Data
6 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.43%) MS Access
6 1 (0.43%) MySQL
6 1 (0.43%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (12.02%) Finance
2 11 (4.72%) Law
3 9 (3.86%) Public Sector
4 7 (3.00%) Legal
5 6 (2.58%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.15%) Local Government
7 3 (1.29%) Advertising
7 3 (1.29%) Military
8 2 (0.86%) Banking
8 2 (0.86%) French Language
9 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.43%) German Language
9 1 (0.43%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.43%) Police
Job Titles
1 65 (27.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 42 (18.03%) Support Engineer
3 37 (15.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 29 (12.45%) IT Engineer
5 27 (11.59%) 3rd Line Support
6 24 (10.30%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 23 (9.87%) Azure Engineer
8 21 (9.01%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
9 17 (7.30%) Server Engineer
10 15 (6.44%) Analyst
10 15 (6.44%) Consultant
11 14 (6.01%) IT Support
12 13 (5.58%) Network Engineer
12 13 (5.58%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 13 (5.58%) VMware Engineer
12 13 (5.58%) Windows Engineer
13 12 (5.15%) Administrator
13 12 (5.15%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
14 11 (4.72%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 11 (4.72%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.86%) X-Windows
2 3 (1.29%) Web Services
3 2 (0.86%) HTML
3 2 (0.86%) SAML
4 1 (0.43%) .NET
4 1 (0.43%) Kafka
4 1 (0.43%) LDAP
4 1 (0.43%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.73%) Management Information System
1 18 (7.73%) Replication
2 13 (5.58%) Data Centre
3 12 (5.15%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.29%) Public Cloud
5 9 (3.86%) Clustering
6 8 (3.43%) Client/Server
6 8 (3.43%) Smartphone
6 8 (3.43%) User Experience
7 7 (3.00%) Driving Licence
7 7 (3.00%) PKI
8 6 (2.58%) Wiki
9 3 (1.29%) Blog
10 2 (0.86%) CCTV
10 2 (0.86%) Device Driver
10 2 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.86%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Cloud
11 1 (0.43%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 232 (99.57%) Windows
2 157 (67.38%) Windows Server 2016
3 152 (65.24%) Windows Server
4 129 (55.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 97 (41.63%) Windows 10
6 71 (30.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (10.30%) Windows 7
8 16 (6.87%) Linux
9 9 (3.86%) Windows 8
10 8 (3.43%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (3.00%) Data ONTAP
12 4 (1.72%) Debian
13 3 (1.29%) Unix
13 3 (1.29%) VMS
14 2 (0.86%) Android
14 2 (0.86%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.86%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.43%) CentOS
15 1 (0.43%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (32.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 43 (18.45%) ITIL
3 25 (10.73%) Migration
3 25 (10.73%) Problem-Solving
4 22 (9.44%) DevOps
5 17 (7.30%) Project Management
5 17 (7.30%) Service Delivery
6 16 (6.87%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (6.87%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (6.44%) Disaster Recovery
7 15 (6.44%) Information Security
7 15 (6.44%) Service Management
8 13 (5.58%) Project Delivery
9 12 (5.15%) Incident Management
9 12 (5.15%) ITSM
9 12 (5.15%) Problem Management
10 11 (4.72%) Cybersecurity
10 11 (4.72%) Mentoring
11 10 (4.29%) ITIL V3
11 10 (4.29%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 54 (23.18%) PowerShell
2 41 (17.60%) SQL
3 4 (1.72%) C
3 4 (1.72%) Python
3 4 (1.72%) VB
4 2 (0.86%) C#
5 1 (0.43%) Java
5 1 (0.43%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (13.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (10.30%) Security Cleared
3 19 (8.15%) SC Cleared
4 18 (7.73%) MCSA
5 17 (7.30%) MCSE
6 14 (6.01%) Degree
7 9 (3.86%) MCP
8 8 (3.43%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (3.00%) CCNA
10 5 (2.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
11 4 (1.72%) MCITP
11 4 (1.72%) VCP6
12 3 (1.29%) CCNP
12 3 (1.29%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.86%) CISSP
13 2 (0.86%) HNC
13 2 (0.86%) HND
13 2 (0.86%) JNCIA
13 2 (0.86%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.72%) SLA
2 6 (2.58%) NCSC
3 4 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.86%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.86%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.43%) PMO
System Software
1 169 (72.53%) Active Directory
2 98 (42.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 69 (29.61%) Hyper-V
4 35 (15.02%) VMware ESXi
5 19 (8.15%) vSphere
5 19 (8.15%) XenApp
6 14 (6.01%) Virtual Desktop
7 12 (5.15%) Virtual Servers
8 10 (4.29%) VMware NSX
8 10 (4.29%) XenDesktop
9 7 (3.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 6 (2.58%) Virtual Machines
11 5 (2.15%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (1.29%) DFS Replication
12 3 (1.29%) Terminal Server
12 3 (1.29%) VirtualBox
13 2 (0.86%) Firmware
13 2 (0.86%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.43%) BitLocker
14 1 (0.43%) NFS
Systems Management
1 52 (22.32%) SCCM
2 43 (18.45%) Microsoft Intune
3 19 (8.15%) SCOM
4 15 (6.44%) WSUS
5 8 (3.43%) Backup Exec
6 7 (3.00%) CASB
6 7 (3.00%) Microsoft Clustering
6 7 (3.00%) SCSM
7 6 (2.58%) Nagios
7 6 (2.58%) Single Sign-On
8 5 (2.15%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (1.72%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.86%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (0.86%) Nessus
10 2 (0.86%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.86%) SCOrch
11 1 (0.43%) Ansible
11 1 (0.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 1 (0.43%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 175 (75.11%) Microsoft
2 137 (58.80%) VMware
3 65 (27.90%) Cisco
4 53 (22.75%) Citrix
5 29 (12.45%) HP
6 25 (10.73%) Veeam
7 19 (8.15%) Sophos
8 17 (7.30%) SolarWinds
9 10 (4.29%) CheckPoint
9 10 (4.29%) Mitel
10 9 (3.86%) Asigra
10 9 (3.86%) Dell
11 8 (3.43%) Meraki
11 8 (3.43%) NetApp
11 8 (3.43%) SonicWALL
12 6 (2.58%) Canon
12 6 (2.58%) Netskope
12 6 (2.58%) RightFax
13 5 (2.15%) Aruba
13 5 (2.15%) Juniper