Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Windows Server Specialist was £39,915 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Server Specialist
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1145 1202 1269
Rank change year-on-year +57 +67 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Server Specialist 6 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.004% 0.006% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.006% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 5
England median annual salary £39,915 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.97% +23.53% -
10th Percentile £36,318 £45,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £43,750 £60,000 £58,750
UK median annual salary £41,207 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -21.51% +23.53% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161629 173153 199104
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 96.50% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 130679 146162 166923
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,013 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Windows Server Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Windows Server Specialist in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server Specialist in England

Windows Server Specialist
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Windows Server Specialist in England

Windows Server Specialist
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 Specialist within the England region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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 +16 2 £39,915 -33.48%
Midlands - 2 £35,000 -
South West - 2 £42,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £35,000 -
Windows Server Specialist
UK

Windows Server Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Windows Server Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Windows Server Specialist in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) SMTP
3 3 (50.00%) FTP
3 3 (50.00%) HTTP
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (33.33%) Skype
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 2 (33.33%) Software Deployment
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) SCCM
4 2 (33.33%) IIS
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) LAN

Windows Server Specialist Skill Set
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 2 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) JBoss
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) FTP
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
1 3 (50.00%) SMTP
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) Skype
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) SNMP
3 1 (16.67%) SSH
3 1 (16.67%) SSL
3 1 (16.67%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCSA
1 2 (33.33%) MCSE
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix