Period
to 15 December 2017

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 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 44 29
Rank change year-on-year +10 -15 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 322 234 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 7.26% 5.25% 7.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.29% 22.14% 26.95%
Number of salaries quoted 271 188 310
Hertfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.33% +20.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +3.90% +6.21%

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 1273 1057 1399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 28.69% 23.70% 26.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1056 875 1131
Hertfordshire median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £58,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% 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 15 December 2017.

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 15 December 2017. 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 +10 83 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Hemel Hempstead +15 59 £50,000 +33.33% 4
Welwyn Garden City +11 32 £32,000 -41.82% 1
St Albans +26 31 £37,500 -16.67% 5
Stevenage 0 21 £32,500 -23.53%
Hatfield -9 16 £50,000 -16.67% 2
Borehamwood - 13 £28,500 - 1
Potters Bar +7 6 £23,250 -48.33% 1
Hertford - 6 £32,500 -
Harpenden +18 3 - - 2
Hoddesdon +4 3 £42,500 +97.67%
Berkhamsted - 3 - - 1
Rickmansworth 0 2 £32,000 -6.57%
Bishop's Stortford -19 2 £30,000 -6.98%
Broxbourne - 1 £31,500 -
Windows Server
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 322 (100.00%) Windows
2 187 (58.07%) Active Directory
3 183 (56.83%) Microsoft
4 176 (54.66%) VMware
5 129 (40.06%) VMware Infrastructure
6 116 (36.02%) MS Exchange
7 92 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 91 (28.26%) DNS
9 86 (26.71%) SAN
10 85 (26.40%) Linux
11 83 (25.78%) Firewall
12 82 (25.47%) DHCP
13 78 (24.22%) Citrix
14 77 (23.91%) Cisco
14 77 (23.91%) Microsoft Office
15 76 (23.60%) Hyper-V
15 76 (23.60%) Windows Server 2012
16 74 (22.98%) Office 365
17 72 (22.36%) VPN
18 67 (20.81%) SQL Server
19 66 (20.50%) ITIL
19 66 (20.50%) Disaster Recovery
20 60 (18.63%) TCP/IP
21 55 (17.08%) Microsoft Azure
22 53 (16.46%) Windows 7
23 50 (15.53%) SQL
23 50 (15.53%) Exchange Server 2010
24 49 (15.22%) PowerShell
24 49 (15.22%) VoIP
25 46 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification

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
1 116 (36.02%) MS Exchange
2 50 (15.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 37 (11.49%) Exchange Server 2013
4 32 (9.94%) Skype for Business
5 19 (5.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 16 (4.97%) CMS
6 16 (4.97%) IIS
7 13 (4.04%) Apache
7 13 (4.04%) Confluence
8 12 (3.73%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.62%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.31%) Drupal
10 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
Applications
1 77 (23.91%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.55%) SOLIDWORKS
3 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.31%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.55%) Sage 200
2 2 (0.62%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.31%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 74 (22.98%) Office 365
2 55 (17.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (9.94%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (4.35%) Mimecast
5 12 (3.73%) Azure Active Directory
6 11 (3.42%) SaaS
7 9 (2.80%) PaaS
8 6 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (1.24%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.31%) G Suite
10 1 (0.31%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 91 (28.26%) DNS
2 86 (26.71%) SAN
3 83 (25.78%) Firewall
4 82 (25.47%) DHCP
5 72 (22.36%) VPN
6 60 (18.63%) TCP/IP
7 49 (15.22%) VoIP
8 43 (13.35%) LAN
9 40 (12.42%) WAN
10 24 (7.45%) VLAN
11 19 (5.90%) Skype
12 16 (4.97%) Remote Desktop
13 15 (4.66%) iSCSI
14 12 (3.73%) LDAP
15 9 (2.80%) ISDN
15 9 (2.80%) MPLS
15 9 (2.80%) PBX
15 9 (2.80%) Unified Communications
15 9 (2.80%) Wireless
16 7 (2.17%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (20.81%) SQL Server
2 25 (7.76%) MySQL
3 16 (4.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (2.80%) Amazon RDS
5 8 (2.48%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (0.62%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.31%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 13 (4.04%) JIRA
2 4 (1.24%) MSI
3 3 (0.93%) AdminStudio
3 3 (0.93%) Wise Package Studio
4 2 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.62%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (10.87%) Finance
2 20 (6.21%) Telecoms
3 18 (5.59%) Back Office
3 18 (5.59%) Games
4 16 (4.97%) Military
4 16 (4.97%) Retail
5 11 (3.42%) Multimedia
6 9 (2.80%) Marketing
7 5 (1.55%) Advertising
8 2 (0.62%) Front Office
8 2 (0.62%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.31%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 59 (18.32%) Support Engineer
2 57 (17.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 56 (17.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 53 (16.46%) Analyst
5 41 (12.73%) IT Support
6 35 (10.87%) 3rd Line Support
7 32 (9.94%) Support Analyst
8 30 (9.32%) Developer
9 29 (9.01%) 2nd Line Support
10 28 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 27 (8.39%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 25 (7.76%) IT Engineer
13 21 (6.52%) Infrastructure Specialist
14 20 (6.21%) IT Support Engineer
15 18 (5.59%) Team Leader
16 17 (5.28%) Cloud Engineer
16 17 (5.28%) Infrastructure Support
16 17 (5.28%) Windows Engineer
17 16 (4.97%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
17 16 (4.97%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (7.14%) .NET
2 22 (6.83%) ASP.NET
3 21 (6.52%) HTML
4 17 (5.28%) XML
5 14 (4.35%) CSS
6 13 (4.04%) EDI
7 12 (3.73%) AngularJS
8 8 (2.48%) .NET Framework
8 8 (2.48%) Hibernate
8 8 (2.48%) JavaBeans
8 8 (2.48%) Spring
9 7 (2.17%) LAMP
10 6 (1.86%) CakePHP
10 6 (1.86%) XSL
11 4 (1.24%) Web Services
12 2 (0.62%) Ajax
12 2 (0.62%) Entity Framework
12 2 (0.62%) jQuery
12 2 (0.62%) LINQ
12 2 (0.62%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (10.25%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.90%) Client/Server
2 19 (5.90%) Management Information System
3 16 (4.97%) Data Centre
4 13 (4.04%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.42%) Replication
6 8 (2.48%) iPhone
7 6 (1.86%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (1.86%) Handset
7 6 (1.86%) User Experience
8 5 (1.55%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.24%) Analytical Mindset
9 4 (1.24%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.24%) Thin Client
10 3 (0.93%) EPoS
10 3 (0.93%) PlayStation
10 3 (0.93%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.62%) CCTV
11 2 (0.62%) Fintech
11 2 (0.62%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 322 (100.00%) Windows
2 92 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 85 (26.40%) Linux
4 76 (23.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 53 (16.46%) Windows 7
6 36 (11.18%) Windows 10
7 31 (9.63%) Unix
8 22 (6.83%) Windows 8
9 18 (5.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (4.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (3.11%) CentOS
11 10 (3.11%) Mac OS
12 9 (2.80%) Mac OS X
13 7 (2.17%) Windows XP
14 6 (1.86%) Ubuntu
15 4 (1.24%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.31%) Android
16 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.31%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (20.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 66 (20.50%) ITIL
2 30 (9.32%) Change Management
3 28 (8.70%) CRM
4 26 (8.07%) Kalman Filter
5 24 (7.45%) Information Security
6 22 (6.83%) E-Commerce
6 22 (6.83%) Problem Management
7 19 (5.90%) Business Continuity
7 19 (5.90%) Coaching
8 17 (5.28%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (5.28%) Process Improvement
9 16 (4.97%) Document Management
9 16 (4.97%) ITIL V3
9 16 (4.97%) Mentoring
9 16 (4.97%) Network Management
10 15 (4.66%) Server Building
10 15 (4.66%) Server Virtualisation
10 15 (4.66%) Web Filtering
11 14 (4.35%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 50 (15.53%) SQL
2 49 (15.22%) PowerShell
3 31 (9.63%) C#
4 22 (6.83%) Java
5 19 (5.90%) PHP
6 15 (4.66%) JavaScript
6 15 (4.66%) VBScript
7 12 (3.73%) VB.NET
8 11 (3.42%) VB
8 11 (3.42%) VBA
9 10 (3.11%) C
10 4 (1.24%) C++
10 4 (1.24%) Python
10 4 (1.24%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.62%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.31%) Perl
Qualifications
1 46 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (10.56%) CCNA
2 34 (10.56%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (9.94%) Degree
4 26 (8.07%) MCSE
5 20 (6.21%) MCSA
6 19 (5.90%) MCP
7 16 (4.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 12 (3.73%) Citrix Certification
8 12 (3.73%) MCTS
9 11 (3.42%) CCAA
10 10 (3.11%) CISSP
11 8 (2.48%) MCITP
12 7 (2.17%) A+ Certification
12 7 (2.17%) CISM
13 6 (1.86%) Computer Science Degree
14 4 (1.24%) CCNP
14 4 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
15 2 (0.62%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (12.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (11.18%) SLA
3 17 (5.28%) PCI DSS
4 16 (4.97%) ISO 9001
5 6 (1.86%) Cyber Essentials
5 6 (1.86%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.31%) HIPAA
System Software
1 187 (58.07%) Active Directory
2 129 (40.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (23.60%) Hyper-V
4 39 (12.11%) vSphere
5 30 (9.32%) VMware ESXi
6 27 (8.39%) XenApp
7 16 (4.97%) Terminal Services
8 11 (3.42%) Xen
9 6 (1.86%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (1.24%) Docker
10 4 (1.24%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.93%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.62%) XenServer
13 1 (0.31%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 16 (4.97%) WSUS
2 12 (3.73%) Backup Exec
3 11 (3.42%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (3.11%) SCCM
5 8 (2.48%) Puppet
6 7 (2.17%) Ansible
7 6 (1.86%) vCenter Server
8 4 (1.24%) Docker Swarm
8 4 (1.24%) Kubernetes
9 3 (0.93%) SCOM
9 3 (0.93%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (0.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 3 (0.93%) WMI
10 1 (0.31%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 183 (56.83%) Microsoft
2 176 (54.66%) VMware
3 78 (24.22%) Citrix
4 77 (23.91%) Cisco
5 37 (11.49%) HP
6 29 (9.01%) Dell
7 26 (8.07%) NetApp
7 26 (8.07%) Oracle
8 23 (7.14%) Veeam
9 17 (5.28%) IBM
10 16 (4.97%) Adobe
10 16 (4.97%) Xerox
11 14 (4.35%) SonicWALL
12 12 (3.73%) Avaya
13 10 (3.11%) Red Hat
14 8 (2.48%) SAP
14 8 (2.48%) Symantec
15 7 (2.17%) Apple
16 6 (1.86%) Sage
16 6 (1.86%) Zeacom