The median annual salary for a Windows Server Specialist was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Server Specialist
UK / England
Rank 829 908 920
Rank change year-on-year +79 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Server Specialist 8 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.010% 0.022% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.022% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 15
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +1.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £42,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,200 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +5.55% +1.12%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 76786 93381 96100
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.26% 96.43% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 64228 78950 79244
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Windows Server Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Windows Server Specialist in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server Specialist in England over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +74 7 £40,000 -32.20%
South East +67 1 £47,500 +5.55%
Windows Server Specialist
UK

Windows Server Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) DHCP
2 4 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Low Latency
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Office 365
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (12.50%) Veeam
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) VoIP
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP

Windows Server Specialist Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) DHCP
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) VLAN
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Low Latency
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Information Management
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) arcserve
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) CommVault
2 1 (12.50%) EMC
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Veeam
2 1 (12.50%) Veritas