Period
to 24 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 24 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
24 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 62 65 89
Rank change year-on-year +3 +24 +19
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 49 12 45
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.36% 1.78% 2.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.84% 6.49% 11.72%
Number of salaries quoted 31 8 30
10th Percentile £24,750 £28,000 £24,000
25th Percentile £33,000 £30,438 £26,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £41,250 £43,750
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% -5.71% +9.38%
75th Percentile £47,750 £48,125 £48,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,625 £56,250
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -16.67% +20.00% -

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 Glasgow with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 247 185 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 16.94% 27.45% 21.24%
Number of salaries quoted 157 149 234
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.26% - -
75th Percentile £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £70,500 £68,750 £75,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -3.41%

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in Glasgow

Windows Server
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Windows Server in Glasgow

Windows Server
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows Server in Glasgow over the 6 months to 24 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 October 2021, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 42 (85.71%) Windows
2 35 (71.43%) Microsoft 365
3 28 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 27 (55.10%) Microsoft
5 19 (38.78%) Firewall
6 16 (32.65%) Azure
7 15 (30.61%) Windows 10
8 14 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 13 (26.53%) Hyper-V
9 13 (26.53%) DNS
10 12 (24.49%) DHCP
10 12 (24.49%) SQL
10 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
11 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2016
12 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (18.37%) VMware
13 9 (18.37%) Data Protection
14 8 (16.33%) LAN
14 8 (16.33%) Public Cloud
14 8 (16.33%) Problem-Solving
15 7 (14.29%) Proactive Maintenance
15 7 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
15 7 (14.29%) TCP/IP
15 7 (14.29%) SAN
15 7 (14.29%) Load Balancing
16 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
16 6 (12.24%) Degree
16 6 (12.24%) SLA
16 6 (12.24%) VoIP
16 6 (12.24%) WAN

Windows Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 5 (10.20%) IIS
2 4 (8.16%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) Apache
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 35 (71.43%) Microsoft 365
2 16 (32.65%) Azure
3 4 (8.16%) AWS
3 4 (8.16%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (6.12%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.04%) Amazon ECS
5 1 (2.04%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.04%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.04%) AWS CodeDeploy
5 1 (2.04%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (2.04%) CloudFront
5 1 (2.04%) GitHub
5 1 (2.04%) npm
5 1 (2.04%) Pulumi
5 1 (2.04%) Serverless
5 1 (2.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (38.78%) Firewall
2 13 (26.53%) DNS
3 12 (24.49%) DHCP
4 8 (16.33%) LAN
5 7 (14.29%) SAN
5 7 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 6 (12.24%) VoIP
6 6 (12.24%) WAN
7 5 (10.20%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (8.16%) IPsec
9 2 (4.08%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (4.08%) VLAN
9 2 (4.08%) VPN
10 1 (2.04%) DMZ
10 1 (2.04%) HTTP
10 1 (2.04%) HTTPS
10 1 (2.04%) Internet
10 1 (2.04%) Kerberos
10 1 (2.04%) Network Security
10 1 (2.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) DTS
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.04%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (2.04%) QlikView
3 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.04%) Maven
1 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 6 (12.24%) Social Skills
2 4 (8.16%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Public Sector
3 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.04%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 1 (2.04%) Influencing Skills
4 1 (2.04%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (24.49%) Analyst
2 11 (22.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Administrator
4 5 (10.20%) IT Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) IT Support
4 5 (10.20%) Server Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Architect
6 3 (6.12%) Implementation Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (6.12%) IT Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Software Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Software Implementation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) .NET
1 2 (4.08%) Web Services
2 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.04%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.04%) J2EE
2 1 (2.04%) Spring
2 1 (2.04%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Public Cloud
2 6 (12.24%) Data Centre
3 5 (10.20%) Clustering
4 4 (8.16%) Driving Licence
5 3 (6.12%) Replication
6 1 (2.04%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 42 (85.71%) Windows
2 15 (30.61%) Windows 10
3 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2016
4 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (10.20%) Linux
5 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2019
6 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.08%) Mac OS
7 2 (4.08%) Unix
7 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.04%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 9 (18.37%) Data Protection
3 8 (16.33%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 7 (14.29%) Proactive Maintenance
4 7 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
5 6 (12.24%) ITIL
6 5 (10.20%) Proactive Monitoring
6 5 (10.20%) Problem Management
7 4 (8.16%) ERP
7 4 (8.16%) Incident Management
7 4 (8.16%) Information Security
7 4 (8.16%) Task Automation
8 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.12%) DevOps
8 3 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (4.08%) Coaching
9 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 2 (4.08%) IT Strategy
9 2 (4.08%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.49%) SQL
2 5 (10.20%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.08%) Java
4 1 (2.04%) C#
4 1 (2.04%) Perl
4 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) MCSA
2 4 (8.16%) MCSE
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.16%) RHCE
3 1 (2.04%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) SLA
2 4 (8.16%) GDPR
System Software
1 28 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 13 (26.53%) Hyper-V
3 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.12%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.08%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (4.08%) vSphere
6 1 (2.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) SCCM
2 2 (4.08%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 2 (4.08%) WSUS
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.04%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (2.04%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (55.10%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.37%) VMware
3 5 (10.20%) Oracle
4 4 (8.16%) Citrix
4 4 (8.16%) Infor
4 4 (8.16%) Sage
4 4 (8.16%) SAP
5 3 (6.12%) HP
6 2 (4.08%) Apple
6 2 (4.08%) Aruba
6 2 (4.08%) Cisco
6 2 (4.08%) CommVault
6 2 (4.08%) NetApp
6 2 (4.08%) Veeam
7 1 (2.04%) Dell
7 1 (2.04%) EMC
7 1 (2.04%) F5
7 1 (2.04%) IronPort
7 1 (2.04%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.04%) SolarWinds