Period
to 27 July 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 27 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
27 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 60 45 89
Rank change year-on-year -15 +44 +14
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 48 41 48
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.38% 4.40% 2.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.64% 18.39% 11.94%
Number of salaries quoted 39 27 32
10th Percentile £23,000 £27,200 £24,000
25th Percentile £34,000 £32,500 £27,313
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +9.59% -5.19%
75th Percentile £45,875 £53,125 £47,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,285 £49,875
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -

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 212 223 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 14.94% 23.95% 21.22%
Number of salaries quoted 148 159 252
10th Percentile £29,400 £31,000 £30,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% - -4.76%
75th Percentile £51,250 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £67,875 £64,070 £73,575
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% -

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 27 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 (87.50%) Windows
2 30 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 27 (56.25%) Microsoft 365
4 24 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 19 (39.58%) VMware
6 16 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (33.33%) Oracle
6 16 (33.33%) Azure
7 15 (31.25%) Linux
8 14 (29.17%) LAN
8 14 (29.17%) Firewall
9 12 (25.00%) WAN
9 12 (25.00%) TCP/IP
10 11 (22.92%) SLA
10 11 (22.92%) SAN
10 11 (22.92%) Hyper-V
10 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2016
11 10 (20.83%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (20.83%) Social Skills
11 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (20.83%) Windows 10
11 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
12 9 (18.75%) DNS
12 9 (18.75%) MS Exchange
12 9 (18.75%) DHCP
12 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
12 9 (18.75%) Veeam
12 9 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
13 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database

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 9 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 6 (12.50%) IIS
2 6 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 5 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (8.33%) Tomcat
5 3 (6.25%) Apache Solr
5 3 (6.25%) JBoss
5 3 (6.25%) WebLogic
5 3 (6.25%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.08%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 27 (56.25%) Microsoft 365
2 16 (33.33%) Azure
3 6 (12.50%) AWS
4 3 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.08%) npm
5 1 (2.08%) Power Platform
5 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.17%) Firewall
1 14 (29.17%) LAN
2 12 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 12 (25.00%) WAN
3 11 (22.92%) SAN
4 9 (18.75%) DHCP
4 9 (18.75%) DNS
4 9 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (6.25%) VPN
6 2 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (4.17%) VoIP
7 1 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.25%) MySQL
3 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.17%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.08%) Power BI
5 1 (2.08%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (2.08%) QlikView
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.25%) Gerrit
3 2 (4.17%) Maven
4 1 (2.08%) Ant
4 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 10 (20.83%) Social Skills
2 4 (8.33%) Public Sector
3 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) Automotive
4 1 (2.08%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 1 (2.08%) Law
4 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (22.92%) Administrator
2 9 (18.75%) Analyst
2 9 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Technical Support
5 4 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) DBA
6 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.17%) IT Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) IT Support
7 2 (4.17%) IT Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.17%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (4.17%) Software Implementation Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) Web Services
2 3 (6.25%) LAMP
2 3 (6.25%) REST
2 3 (6.25%) SOAP
3 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.08%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.08%) Spring
3 1 (2.08%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) EMC VNX
2 5 (10.42%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.25%) Driving Licence
3 3 (6.25%) e-Health
3 3 (6.25%) Private Cloud
3 3 (6.25%) Public Cloud
4 2 (4.17%) Replication
4 2 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 42 (87.50%) Windows
2 15 (31.25%) Linux
3 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2016
4 10 (20.83%) Windows 10
4 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (14.58%) Oracle Linux
6 7 (14.58%) Unix
7 6 (12.50%) VMS
7 6 (12.50%) Windows 7
8 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (8.33%) Windows XP
10 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2019
11 2 (4.17%) Mac OS
12 1 (2.08%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (2.08%) Solaris
12 1 (2.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.83%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (14.58%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (12.50%) Proactive Maintenance
4 6 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
5 5 (10.42%) IT Strategy
5 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
5 5 (10.42%) Migration
5 5 (10.42%) Proactive Monitoring
5 5 (10.42%) Project Delivery
6 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (8.33%) DevOps
7 3 (6.25%) Cloud Operations
7 3 (6.25%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.25%) Data Privacy
7 3 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (6.25%) E-Procurement
7 3 (6.25%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 6 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 6 (12.50%) SQL
2 4 (8.33%) Perl
2 4 (8.33%) Python
3 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.25%) Korn
4 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.08%) Java
5 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) AWS Certification
2 3 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.17%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.92%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 30 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 16 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (22.92%) Hyper-V
4 9 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
6 6 (12.50%) vSphere
7 1 (2.08%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (12.50%) BladeLogic
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 6 (12.50%) Nagios
1 6 (12.50%) SCOM
2 3 (6.25%) HAProxy
2 3 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.25%) Puppet
2 3 (6.25%) Rundeck
2 3 (6.25%) SCCM
3 1 (2.08%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.08%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 24 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (39.58%) VMware
3 16 (33.33%) Oracle
4 9 (18.75%) Veeam
5 8 (16.67%) EMC
6 7 (14.58%) Dell
7 6 (12.50%) 3PAR
7 6 (12.50%) Blue Coat
7 6 (12.50%) BMC
7 6 (12.50%) Cisco
7 6 (12.50%) Red Hat
8 4 (8.33%) Meraki
9 2 (4.17%) Apple
9 2 (4.17%) Aruba
9 2 (4.17%) Citrix
9 2 (4.17%) HP
9 2 (4.17%) NetApp
10 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.08%) IronPort
10 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds