Period
to 8 March 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 8 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
8 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 30 30 24
Rank change year-on-year 0 -6 +16
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 51 151 293
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 6.41% 7.60% 8.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.00% 27.66% 33.49%
Number of salaries quoted 35 126 274
Median annual salary £47,500 £34,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.68% -13.75% -1.84%
10th Percentile £26,100 £24,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,000 £50,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 170 546 875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 21.36% 27.48% 26.30%
Number of salaries quoted 119 471 699
Median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £23,700
90th Percentile £64,500 £75,000 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in Hertfordshire

Windows Server
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Windows Server in Hertfordshire

Windows Server
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows Server in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 8 March 2021.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Hertfordshire

Windows Server
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 8 March 2021. 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
Hemel Hempstead +12 15 £47,500 +84.11% 2
Watford -8 15 £34,500 -1.43% 2
Stevenage -9 11 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Borehamwood 0 6 - - 1
Hatfield +14 3 £42,500 -32.00% 5
Letchworth +20 1 - -
Windows Server
East of England

For the 6 months to 8 March 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (45.10%) Microsoft
2 23 (45.10%) VMware
3 21 (41.18%) SQL
3 21 (41.18%) Azure
4 20 (39.22%) PowerShell
5 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (31.37%) VLAN
6 16 (31.37%) Active Directory
7 14 (27.45%) DHCP
7 14 (27.45%) DNS
7 14 (27.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 13 (25.49%) MS Exchange
8 13 (25.49%) Microsoft 365
9 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Intune
9 12 (23.53%) TCP/IP
9 12 (23.53%) IBM
10 11 (21.57%) ITIL
10 11 (21.57%) XenDesktop
10 11 (21.57%) vSphere
11 10 (19.61%) Windows 10
11 10 (19.61%) Rational Team Concert
11 10 (19.61%) Rational Quality Manager
11 10 (19.61%) Collaborative Engineering
11 10 (19.61%) Rational Rhapsody
11 10 (19.61%) Twitter
11 10 (19.61%) Requirements Management
11 10 (19.61%) Information Management
11 10 (19.61%) Software Engineering
11 10 (19.61%) Problem Management

Windows Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 13 (25.49%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.76%) OpenEdge
3 3 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (41.18%) Azure
2 13 (25.49%) Microsoft 365
3 7 (13.73%) AWS
4 5 (9.80%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (5.88%) AWS CodeCommit
5 3 (5.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (3.92%) G Suite
7 1 (1.96%) Mimecast
7 1 (1.96%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 16 (31.37%) VLAN
2 14 (27.45%) DHCP
2 14 (27.45%) DNS
3 12 (23.53%) TCP/IP
4 4 (7.84%) LAN
5 3 (5.88%) Firewall
5 3 (5.88%) VPN
5 3 (5.88%) WAN
6 1 (1.96%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.96%) Internet
6 1 (1.96%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
2 9 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (13.73%) MySQL
3 7 (13.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (13.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2017
5 1 (1.96%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.96%) SQLBase
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Eclipse
1 10 (19.61%) Rational Quality Manager
1 10 (19.61%) Rational Rhapsody
1 10 (19.61%) Rational Team Concert
2 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 2 (3.92%) Retail
1 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (25.49%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 13 (25.49%) Analyst
2 13 (25.49%) IT Engineer
3 11 (21.57%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (19.61%) Information Analyst
4 10 (19.61%) Information Systems Analyst
4 10 (19.61%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (19.61%) Systems Analyst
5 7 (13.73%) DBA
5 7 (13.73%) SQL DBA
5 7 (13.73%) Support Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) IT Support
7 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Support
7 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (5.88%) AWS DevOps
8 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 3 (5.88%) Middleware Specialist
9 2 (3.92%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.61%) JTS
2 6 (11.76%) Middleware
3 3 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Management Information System
2 7 (13.73%) Clustering
3 6 (11.76%) Replication
4 2 (3.92%) AS400
5 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.96%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (19.61%) Windows 10
4 7 (13.73%) Linux
5 6 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2016
7 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.96%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.96%) tvOS
9 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 11 (21.57%) ITIL
3 10 (19.61%) Collaborative Engineering
3 10 (19.61%) Configuration Management
3 10 (19.61%) Information Management
3 10 (19.61%) Problem Management
3 10 (19.61%) Requirements Management
3 10 (19.61%) Software Engineering
4 6 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
6 3 (5.88%) Build Automation
6 3 (5.88%) Critical Thinking
6 3 (5.88%) Data Migration
6 3 (5.88%) DevOps
6 3 (5.88%) High Availability
6 3 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.88%) Migration
6 3 (5.88%) OO
6 3 (5.88%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 21 (41.18%) SQL
2 20 (39.22%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.88%) Bash Shell
3 3 (5.88%) Groovy
3 3 (5.88%) Python
3 3 (5.88%) VB
4 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) MCSA
1 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
2 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.88%) Degree
3 3 (5.88%) MCP
4 2 (3.92%) MCITP
4 2 (3.92%) MCSE
4 2 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (31.37%) Active Directory
2 11 (21.57%) vSphere
2 11 (21.57%) XenDesktop
3 4 (7.84%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.92%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.96%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (5.88%) Consul
2 3 (5.88%) SCCM
2 3 (5.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 23 (45.10%) Microsoft
1 23 (45.10%) VMware
2 12 (23.53%) IBM
3 10 (19.61%) Twitter
4 9 (17.65%) Oracle
5 6 (11.76%) Red Hat
6 4 (7.84%) Google
7 3 (5.88%) Cisco
8 2 (3.92%) Citrix
8 2 (3.92%) ServiceNow
8 2 (3.92%) Veeam
9 1 (1.96%) Apple
9 1 (1.96%) Meraki
9 1 (1.96%) Sophos