Period
to 14 August 2018

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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 37 37
Rank change year-on-year -7 0 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 250 283 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 5.83% 6.77% 5.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.95% 27.26% 24.98%
Number of salaries quoted 237 237 264
Hertfordshire median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% - +10.29%
10th Percentile £24,150 £23,800 £23,200
90th Percentile £64,250 £55,500 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year +2.74% +2.82% -5.08%

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 1,044 1,038 1,097
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 24.35% 24.81% 23.88%
Number of salaries quoted 816 883 882
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in Hertfordshire

Windows Server
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Windows Server in Hertfordshire

Windows Server
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

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 14 August 2018. 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
Watford -2 66 £45,000 +11.80% 5
Hemel Hempstead -6 39 £42,000 +12.00% 4
Hatfield +5 32 £52,500 +5.00% 6
St Albans +2 20 £37,500 +50.00% 2
Stevenage -10 20 £27,500 -21.43% 2
Borehamwood +19 11 £27,000 -16.92% 1
Welwyn Garden City -40 8 £41,250 +28.91%
Potters Bar - 6 £22,250 -
Letchworth +31 4 £20,000 -41.18%
Tring - 3 £37,500 -
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £22,000 - 1
Rickmansworth -7 1 £32,000 -12.33%
Windows Server
East of England

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, 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.

1 250 (100.00%) Windows
2 158 (63.20%) Active Directory
3 116 (46.40%) VMware
4 111 (44.40%) Microsoft
5 89 (35.60%) Office 365
6 80 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 68 (27.20%) Microsoft Azure
8 63 (25.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 62 (24.80%) MS Exchange
10 61 (24.40%) PowerShell
10 61 (24.40%) Windows Server 2012
11 53 (21.20%) Linux
12 50 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 48 (19.20%) Hyper-V
14 47 (18.80%) Citrix
15 44 (17.60%) DNS
16 42 (16.80%) SQL
16 42 (16.80%) Microsoft Certification
16 42 (16.80%) Windows 10
17 39 (15.60%) SQL Server
18 38 (15.20%) DHCP
19 37 (14.80%) Agile Software Development
20 36 (14.40%) Firewall
20 36 (14.40%) ITIL
20 36 (14.40%) Windows 7
21 35 (14.00%) Microsoft Office
22 33 (13.20%) TCP/IP
23 32 (12.80%) VPN
24 29 (11.60%) Cisco
25 28 (11.20%) Data Centre

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 62 (24.80%) MS Exchange
2 19 (7.60%) Exchange Server 2013
3 16 (6.40%) IIS
4 12 (4.80%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (4.00%) OpenStack
5 10 (4.00%) SharePoint
6 8 (3.20%) Apache
6 8 (3.20%) Confluence
6 8 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (2.80%) Skype for Business
8 6 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.20%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.80%) JBoss
10 2 (0.80%) ThingWorx
10 2 (0.80%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.80%) WebSphere
Applications
1 35 (14.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.80%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 4 (1.60%) C-CURE
Cloud Services
1 89 (35.60%) Office 365
2 68 (27.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (8.80%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (4.40%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.60%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (1.60%) IaaS
6 4 (1.60%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.80%) OneDrive
7 2 (0.80%) PaaS
8 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (17.60%) DNS
2 38 (15.20%) DHCP
3 36 (14.40%) Firewall
4 33 (13.20%) TCP/IP
5 32 (12.80%) VPN
6 26 (10.40%) SAN
7 18 (7.20%) LAN
8 16 (6.40%) VLAN
9 13 (5.20%) WAN
10 11 (4.40%) iSCSI
10 11 (4.40%) Remote Desktop
11 8 (3.20%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (3.20%) Internet
12 7 (2.80%) Fibre Channel
13 6 (2.40%) Unified Communications
14 5 (2.00%) Network Security
14 5 (2.00%) Skype
15 4 (1.60%) VoIP
15 4 (1.60%) Wi-Fi
16 2 (0.80%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (15.60%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (1.60%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (1.20%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.20%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.80%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.40%) MySQL
5 1 (0.40%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (3.20%) JIRA
2 2 (0.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (0.80%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (0.80%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.40%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.40%) MSI
3 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.40%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 19 (7.60%) Retail
2 13 (5.20%) Finance
3 8 (3.20%) Marketing
4 5 (2.00%) Electronics
4 5 (2.00%) German Language
4 5 (2.00%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.60%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.20%) Advertising
6 3 (1.20%) French Language
6 3 (1.20%) Legal
7 2 (0.80%) Billing
7 2 (0.80%) Local Government
7 2 (0.80%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.80%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.40%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 59 (23.60%) Analyst
2 45 (18.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 42 (16.80%) Support Engineer
4 33 (13.20%) Windows Engineer
5 32 (12.80%) Support Analyst
6 25 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 24 (9.60%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 23 (9.20%) Consultant
9 22 (8.80%) 3rd Line Support
10 17 (6.80%) IT Support
10 17 (6.80%) Server Engineer
11 16 (6.40%) Developer
11 16 (6.40%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
12 15 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 15 (6.00%) Systems Developer
13 14 (5.60%) Applications Support
14 13 (5.20%) IT Analyst
14 13 (5.20%) IT Support Analyst
14 13 (5.20%) Systems Engineer
14 13 (5.20%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.20%) .NET
2 16 (6.40%) CSS
2 16 (6.40%) HTML
3 8 (3.20%) .NET Framework
3 8 (3.20%) AngularJS
3 8 (3.20%) ASP.NET
3 8 (3.20%) EDI
3 8 (3.20%) Flash
3 8 (3.20%) HTML5
3 8 (3.20%) JavaBeans
3 8 (3.20%) jQuery
3 8 (3.20%) XML
4 5 (2.00%) Middleware
5 4 (1.60%) Hibernate
6 2 (0.80%) ADSI
6 2 (0.80%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (0.80%) Java EE
6 2 (0.80%) LDAP
7 1 (0.40%) Node.js
7 1 (0.40%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.20%) Data Centre
2 13 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.80%) Computer Science
3 7 (2.80%) Private Cloud
4 6 (2.40%) Driving Licence
4 6 (2.40%) Fat Client
4 6 (2.40%) Thin Client
5 5 (2.00%) Public Cloud
5 5 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (1.60%) CCTV
6 4 (1.60%) iSeries
6 4 (1.60%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.60%) Replication
7 3 (1.20%) Cloud Native
7 3 (1.20%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (1.20%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.80%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.80%) Fintech
8 2 (0.80%) PKI
8 2 (0.80%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 250 (100.00%) Windows
2 61 (24.40%) Windows Server 2012
3 53 (21.20%) Linux
4 50 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 42 (16.80%) Windows 10
6 36 (14.40%) Windows 7
7 19 (7.60%) Unix
8 18 (7.20%) Windows 8
9 9 (3.60%) CentOS
9 9 (3.60%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.60%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.20%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.80%) AIX
12 2 (0.80%) Debian
12 2 (0.80%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.40%) Android
13 1 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (25.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 37 (14.80%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (14.40%) ITIL
4 25 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
5 24 (9.60%) E-Commerce
6 22 (8.80%) DevOps
7 18 (7.20%) Server Management
8 15 (6.00%) Presales
9 14 (5.60%) Mentoring
9 14 (5.60%) Migration
10 13 (5.20%) CRM
11 12 (4.80%) Customer Requirements
12 10 (4.00%) Change Management
12 10 (4.00%) Cybersecurity
12 10 (4.00%) TDD
12 10 (4.00%) Vulnerability Management
13 9 (3.60%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (3.60%) Infrastructure Transformation
13 9 (3.60%) Open Source
13 9 (3.60%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 61 (24.40%) PowerShell
2 42 (16.80%) SQL
3 20 (8.00%) Java
4 19 (7.60%) JavaScript
5 17 (6.80%) Python
6 8 (3.20%) C#
6 8 (3.20%) PHP
6 8 (3.20%) VB.NET
6 8 (3.20%) VBA
7 5 (2.00%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.60%) ANSI SQL
9 2 (0.80%) VBScript
10 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.40%) C
Qualifications
1 42 (16.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (9.60%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (9.20%) CCNA
4 22 (8.80%) MCSE
5 21 (8.40%) Degree
6 18 (7.20%) MCP
7 12 (4.80%) Computer Science Degree
8 11 (4.40%) CCNP
9 9 (3.60%) CISM
9 9 (3.60%) CISSP
10 6 (2.40%) MCSA
11 4 (1.60%) CCDA
11 4 (1.60%) CCDP
11 4 (1.60%) MCITP
11 4 (1.60%) Security Cleared
12 3 (1.20%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (1.20%) MCTS
12 3 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.80%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.80%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.00%) SLA
2 4 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.80%) QA
4 1 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 158 (63.20%) Active Directory
2 80 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (19.20%) Hyper-V
4 27 (10.80%) XenApp
5 16 (6.40%) XenDesktop
6 12 (4.80%) Terminal Services
6 12 (4.80%) XenServer
7 11 (4.40%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (3.60%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (2.80%) DFS Replication
10 6 (2.40%) vSphere
11 5 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (1.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 2 (0.80%) BitLocker
13 2 (0.80%) Ceph
13 2 (0.80%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.80%) Xen
14 1 (0.40%) Docker
14 1 (0.40%) Samba
14 1 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 14 (5.60%) SCCM
2 11 (4.40%) Ansible
2 11 (4.40%) Puppet
3 8 (3.20%) Backup Exec
4 7 (2.80%) SCVMM
5 4 (1.60%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (1.60%) Kubernetes
5 4 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 3 (1.20%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.20%) SCOM
7 2 (0.80%) Grafana
7 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.80%) Prometheus
7 2 (0.80%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.40%) WMI
8 1 (0.40%) WSUS
8 1 (0.40%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 116 (46.40%) VMware
2 111 (44.40%) Microsoft
3 47 (18.80%) Citrix
4 29 (11.60%) Cisco
5 20 (8.00%) Veeam
6 17 (6.80%) Symantec
7 12 (4.80%) Remedy
8 10 (4.00%) Oracle
9 9 (3.60%) HP
9 9 (3.60%) IBM
9 9 (3.60%) NetApp
9 9 (3.60%) Sophos
10 8 (3.20%) Google
11 7 (2.80%) Meraki
12 6 (2.40%) Dell
12 6 (2.40%) ServiceNow
13 5 (2.00%) TIBCO
14 4 (1.60%) Apple
14 4 (1.60%) EMC
14 4 (1.60%) Siemens