Period
to 30 May 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 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2019
UK > England
6 months to
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 515 935 -
Rank change year-on-year +420 - -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2019 374 123 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.45% 0.092% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.14% 0.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 336 104 0
Median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% - -
UK median annual salary £41,250 £42,500 -
% change year-on-year -2.94% - -

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 17,463 30,682 38,164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 21.13% 23.07% 23.62%
Number of salaries quoted 14,236 24,479 31,103
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £46,056
% change year-on-year +1.05% +3.14% +2.35%

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 May 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 May 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 +245 121 £52,500 +7.69% 4
South West +129 70 £40,000 -5.88% 2
South East +163 63 £47,500 +35.71% 13
East of England +99 50 £42,500 +6.25% 4
North of England +157 42 £36,250 +42.16% 4
Midlands +101 28 £35,000 -22.22% 5
Yorkshire +124 26 £37,500 +47.06%
East Midlands +67 21 £35,000 -26.32% 1
North West +94 15 £27,500 -32.10% 3
West Midlands +84 7 £35,000 +84.21% 4
North East +18 1 £55,000 +136.56% 1
Windows Server 2019
UK

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 340 (90.91%) Windows
2 277 (74.06%) Windows Server
3 275 (73.53%) Windows Server 2016
4 249 (66.58%) Microsoft
5 240 (64.17%) Office 365
6 230 (61.50%) Active Directory
7 217 (58.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 216 (57.75%) VMware
9 178 (47.59%) Azure
10 163 (43.58%) Windows 10
11 131 (35.03%) DNS
12 122 (32.62%) Firewall
13 120 (32.09%) VMware Infrastructure
13 120 (32.09%) Hyper-V
14 118 (31.55%) DHCP
14 118 (31.55%) SQL Server
15 116 (31.02%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 113 (30.21%) PowerShell
17 99 (26.47%) Citrix
18 88 (23.53%) MS Exchange
19 86 (22.99%) Cisco
20 81 (21.66%) Windows Server 2008
21 73 (19.52%) SCCM
22 67 (17.91%) Microsoft Office
23 65 (17.38%) Microsoft Certification
24 64 (17.11%) HP
24 64 (17.11%) TCP/IP
25 61 (16.31%) Microsoft Intune
26 59 (15.78%) Windows 7
27 58 (15.51%) AWS

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 88 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 41 (10.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 40 (10.70%) SharePoint
4 24 (6.42%) Exchange Server 2013
5 19 (5.08%) Skype for Business
6 16 (4.28%) IIS
7 7 (1.87%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (1.60%) Confluence
8 6 (1.60%) SAS
9 4 (1.07%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.80%) Apache
11 1 (0.27%) Drupal
11 1 (0.27%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 67 (17.91%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (3.21%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.53%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 3 (0.80%) Exchequer
2 2 (0.53%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 240 (64.17%) Office 365
2 178 (47.59%) Azure
3 58 (15.51%) AWS
4 41 (10.96%) Azure Active Directory
5 34 (9.09%) IaaS
6 23 (6.15%) PaaS
7 19 (5.08%) SaaS
8 17 (4.55%) OneDrive
9 10 (2.67%) GCP
10 8 (2.14%) AWS CloudFormation
10 8 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (1.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 6 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (1.60%) Amazon ELB
11 6 (1.60%) Amazon S3
11 6 (1.60%) Power Platform
11 6 (1.60%) PowerApps
11 6 (1.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 4 (1.07%) Azure ExpressRoute
12 4 (1.07%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 131 (35.03%) DNS
2 122 (32.62%) Firewall
3 118 (31.55%) DHCP
4 64 (17.11%) TCP/IP
5 58 (15.51%) LAN
6 56 (14.97%) VPN
7 55 (14.71%) VLAN
8 48 (12.83%) WAN
9 47 (12.57%) SAN
10 36 (9.63%) VoIP
11 24 (6.42%) Skype
12 22 (5.88%) Wireless
13 21 (5.61%) Internet
14 20 (5.35%) Network Security
15 16 (4.28%) Wi-Fi
16 15 (4.01%) MPLS
17 14 (3.74%) Broadband
18 13 (3.48%) NetScaler
18 13 (3.48%) Remote Desktop
19 8 (2.14%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (31.55%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.28%) SQL Server 2017
3 13 (3.48%) SQL Server 2019
4 11 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
4 11 (2.94%) SQL Server 2016
5 10 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (2.41%) MySQL
7 7 (1.87%) Azure SQL Database
8 6 (1.60%) Amazon RDS
8 6 (1.60%) MS Access
9 3 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (2.14%) Visual Studio
2 6 (1.60%) JIRA
3 4 (1.07%) Bazaar
4 3 (0.80%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
General
1 26 (6.95%) Finance
2 22 (5.88%) Public Sector
3 16 (4.28%) Telecoms
4 11 (2.94%) Law
5 10 (2.67%) Legal
6 6 (1.60%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.34%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.34%) Local Government
8 4 (1.07%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.07%) Banking
8 4 (1.07%) Retail
9 3 (0.80%) Advertising
10 2 (0.53%) Back Office
10 2 (0.53%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 99 (26.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 61 (16.31%) Support Engineer
3 56 (14.97%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 52 (13.90%) IT Engineer
5 44 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 43 (11.50%) IT Support
7 38 (10.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 34 (9.09%) Consultant
9 24 (6.42%) Analyst
9 24 (6.42%) IT Support Engineer
10 23 (6.15%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 22 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
12 21 (5.61%) Developer
13 19 (5.08%) Microsoft Consultant
14 18 (4.81%) Cloud Engineer
14 18 (4.81%) IT Manager
15 17 (4.55%) Administrator
15 17 (4.55%) Server Engineer
15 17 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
16 15 (4.01%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (7.22%) .NET
2 21 (5.61%) .NET Core
2 21 (5.61%) WSH
3 13 (3.48%) HTML
3 13 (3.48%) WPF
4 9 (2.41%) HTML5
4 9 (2.41%) JSON
5 8 (2.14%) .NET Framework
5 8 (2.14%) AngularJS
5 8 (2.14%) ASP.NET
5 8 (2.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (2.14%) CSS
5 8 (2.14%) Entity Framework
5 8 (2.14%) jQuery
5 8 (2.14%) Razor View Engine
5 8 (2.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (1.87%) Web Services
7 6 (1.60%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 4 (1.07%) LDAP
9 2 (0.53%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
2 29 (7.75%) Data Centre
3 20 (5.35%) Replication
4 16 (4.28%) Management Information System
5 13 (3.48%) Greenfield Project
6 11 (2.94%) iPad
6 11 (2.94%) iPhone
7 10 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (1.60%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.07%) Clustering
10 4 (1.07%) Social Media
11 3 (0.80%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (0.80%) PKI
11 3 (0.80%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.53%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.53%) Enterprise Storage
12 2 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.53%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 340 (90.91%) Windows
2 277 (74.06%) Windows Server
3 275 (73.53%) Windows Server 2016
4 217 (58.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 163 (43.58%) Windows 10
6 81 (21.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 59 (15.78%) Windows 7
8 44 (11.76%) Windows 8
9 42 (11.23%) Linux
10 32 (8.56%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (3.21%) CentOS
12 6 (1.60%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.27%) Debian
14 1 (0.27%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (31.02%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 48 (12.83%) ITIL
2 48 (12.83%) Problem-Solving
3 42 (11.23%) Project Management
4 37 (9.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 32 (8.56%) Project Delivery
5 32 (8.56%) Server Management
6 27 (7.22%) Mobile Device Management
7 22 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (5.88%) Patch Management
8 21 (5.61%) TDD
9 20 (5.35%) Service Delivery
10 19 (5.08%) DevOps
10 19 (5.08%) Scrum
11 18 (4.81%) Migration
12 16 (4.28%) Presales
13 14 (3.74%) Change Management
13 14 (3.74%) Data Privacy
13 14 (3.74%) Load Balancing
14 13 (3.48%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 113 (30.21%) PowerShell
2 58 (15.51%) SQL
3 25 (6.68%) VBScript
4 22 (5.88%) C#
5 8 (2.14%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.34%) C
7 2 (0.53%) VB
8 1 (0.27%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.27%) PHP
8 1 (0.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 65 (17.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (9.89%) MCSA
3 31 (8.29%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (7.49%) CCNA
5 26 (6.95%) MCSE
6 21 (5.61%) MCP
7 18 (4.81%) CCNP
8 14 (3.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 11 (2.94%) Degree
10 10 (2.67%) MCITP
11 9 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (2.41%) SC Cleared
11 9 (2.41%) Security Cleared
12 5 (1.34%) DBS Check
13 3 (0.80%) HND
13 3 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 2 (0.53%) Computer Science Degree
14 2 (0.53%) MCTS
15 1 (0.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 1 (0.27%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (10.43%) SLA
2 10 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.87%) GDPR
4 6 (1.60%) QA
5 2 (0.53%) NCSC
6 1 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 230 (61.50%) Active Directory
2 120 (32.09%) Hyper-V
2 120 (32.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
3 51 (13.64%) vSphere
4 42 (11.23%) XenApp
5 17 (4.55%) VMware Workstation
6 12 (3.21%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (2.67%) Virtual Servers
7 10 (2.67%) XenDesktop
8 8 (2.14%) Terminal Server
8 8 (2.14%) Virtual Desktop
9 5 (1.34%) Terminal Services
9 5 (1.34%) VMware Server
10 3 (0.80%) Docker
11 2 (0.53%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 2 (0.53%) VMware NSX
12 1 (0.27%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.27%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.27%) Samba
Systems Management
1 73 (19.52%) SCCM
2 61 (16.31%) Microsoft Intune
3 23 (6.15%) vCenter Server
4 13 (3.48%) Microsoft Clustering
4 13 (3.48%) SCOM
5 11 (2.94%) Backup Exec
6 9 (2.41%) Terraform
6 9 (2.41%) WSUS
7 7 (1.87%) Single Sign-On
8 6 (1.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 6 (1.60%) PowerCLI
9 5 (1.34%) Failover Clustering
9 5 (1.34%) FortiGate
9 5 (1.34%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 4 (1.07%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (0.53%) Ansible
11 2 (0.53%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (0.53%) Nagios
11 2 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (0.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 249 (66.58%) Microsoft
2 216 (57.75%) VMware
3 99 (26.47%) Citrix
4 86 (22.99%) Cisco
5 64 (17.11%) HP
6 34 (9.09%) Veeam
7 28 (7.49%) Dell
8 21 (5.61%) Meraki
9 15 (4.01%) SonicWALL
10 14 (3.74%) CheckPoint
10 14 (3.74%) Juniper
11 12 (3.21%) Apple
11 12 (3.21%) Asigra
12 11 (2.94%) Google
12 11 (2.94%) Mitel
13 10 (2.67%) Aruba
14 8 (2.14%) Oracle
14 8 (2.14%) Red Hat
14 8 (2.14%) Symantec
15 7 (1.87%) Brocade