Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 40 33
Rank change year-on-year +1 -7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 279 247 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 6.11% 5.81% 6.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.91% 24.68% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 269 211 314
Hertfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,950 £25,000 £24,650
90th Percentile £65,000 £52,500 £57,125
East of England median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14% -2.78%

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 1,120 1,001 1,144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 24.54% 23.53% 23.48%
Number of salaries quoted 947 829 887
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% -
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% +2.47% +1.25%

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 20 June 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 20 June 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
Hemel Hempstead -4 62 £42,000 +14.29% 4
Watford +3 57 £45,000 - 7
Hatfield +22 45 £52,500 +5.00% 1
St Albans +9 31 £40,000 +60.00% 4
Welwyn Garden City -21 18 £35,000 +9.38%
Stevenage +1 16 £27,500 +22.22%
Borehamwood +16 7 £21,500 -33.85% 3
Potters Bar - 6 £22,250 -
Bishop's Stortford - 4 £33,500 - 2
Letchworth +22 2 £19,250 -60.10%
Rickmansworth -8 1 £32,000 -12.33% 3
Windows Server
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 June 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.

1 279 (100.00%) Windows
2 170 (60.93%) Active Directory
3 126 (45.16%) VMware
4 119 (42.65%) Microsoft
5 84 (30.11%) PowerShell
6 76 (27.24%) VMware Infrastructure
6 76 (27.24%) Office 365
7 66 (23.66%) Microsoft Azure
8 65 (23.30%) Citrix
9 64 (22.94%) DNS
10 62 (22.22%) DHCP
11 60 (21.51%) Linux
12 58 (20.79%) MS Exchange
12 58 (20.79%) Windows Server 2012
13 56 (20.07%) Microsoft Certification
14 50 (17.92%) Windows Server 2008
15 46 (16.49%) Hyper-V
15 46 (16.49%) Windows 10
16 44 (15.77%) VPN
17 43 (15.41%) MCSE
18 39 (13.98%) Windows 7
19 37 (13.26%) DevOps
19 37 (13.26%) Firewall
19 37 (13.26%) TCP/IP
19 37 (13.26%) ITIL
20 35 (12.54%) SQL Server
20 35 (12.54%) Data Centre
21 34 (12.19%) Microsoft Office
21 34 (12.19%) SAN
21 34 (12.19%) Agile Software Development

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 58 (20.79%) MS Exchange
2 22 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2013
3 21 (7.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (6.45%) Confluence
5 16 (5.73%) IIS
6 12 (4.30%) OpenStack
7 8 (2.87%) Apache
8 7 (2.51%) SharePoint
8 7 (2.51%) Skype for Business
9 6 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (1.08%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.36%) JBoss
11 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 34 (12.19%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 76 (27.24%) Office 365
2 66 (23.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (10.75%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
4 9 (3.23%) SaaS
5 5 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.08%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.72%) IaaS
7 2 (0.72%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 64 (22.94%) DNS
2 62 (22.22%) DHCP
3 44 (15.77%) VPN
4 37 (13.26%) Firewall
4 37 (13.26%) TCP/IP
5 34 (12.19%) SAN
6 20 (7.17%) LAN
7 15 (5.38%) WAN
8 9 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
9 8 (2.87%) Internet
9 8 (2.87%) VLAN
10 6 (2.15%) NAS
10 6 (2.15%) Network Security
10 6 (2.15%) VoIP
11 5 (1.79%) iSCSI
11 5 (1.79%) Skype
11 5 (1.79%) Unified Communications
12 4 (1.43%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (0.72%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (12.54%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.51%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.72%) Big Data
4 2 (0.72%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.36%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.36%) MySQL
5 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.36%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 20 (7.17%) JIRA
2 5 (1.79%) MSI
3 2 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (0.72%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.72%) Gradle
3 2 (0.72%) Maven
3 2 (0.72%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.36%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.36%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.36%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 22 (7.89%) Finance
1 22 (7.89%) Marketing
2 16 (5.73%) Retail
3 4 (1.43%) Manufacturing
3 4 (1.43%) Multimedia
4 3 (1.08%) Electronics
4 3 (1.08%) Legal
5 2 (0.72%) Advertising
5 2 (0.72%) Billing
5 2 (0.72%) German Language
5 2 (0.72%) Local Government
5 2 (0.72%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.36%) French Language
6 1 (0.36%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 52 (18.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 52 (18.64%) Windows Engineer
2 46 (16.49%) Analyst
3 42 (15.05%) Support Engineer
4 31 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 26 (9.32%) 2nd Line Support
5 26 (9.32%) Systems Engineer
6 23 (8.24%) Developer
6 23 (8.24%) Server Engineer
7 21 (7.53%) Systems Developer
7 21 (7.53%) Team Leader
8 20 (7.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 20 (7.17%) IT Support
8 20 (7.17%) Windows Server Engineer
9 19 (6.81%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
10 18 (6.45%) Windows Systems Engineer
11 17 (6.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 16 (5.73%) 3rd Line Support
13 15 (5.38%) Consultant
13 15 (5.38%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (9.32%) .NET
2 23 (8.24%) CSS
2 23 (8.24%) HTML
3 18 (6.45%) AngularJS
3 18 (6.45%) ASP.NET
3 18 (6.45%) EDI
4 15 (5.38%) JavaBeans
4 15 (5.38%) XML
5 5 (1.79%) .NET Framework
5 5 (1.79%) HTML5
5 5 (1.79%) jQuery
5 5 (1.79%) Middleware
6 2 (0.72%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (0.72%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.36%) ADSI
7 1 (0.36%) Java EE
7 1 (0.36%) LDAP
7 1 (0.36%) Node.js
7 1 (0.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.54%) Data Centre
2 25 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.66%) Private Cloud
4 12 (4.30%) Computer Science
4 12 (4.30%) Fat Client
4 12 (4.30%) Thin Client
5 10 (3.58%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.87%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (2.15%) Public Cloud
7 6 (2.15%) Replication
8 5 (1.79%) Analytical Mindset
9 3 (1.08%) EPoS
9 3 (1.08%) iSeries
9 3 (1.08%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.72%) CCTV
10 2 (0.72%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.72%) Spread Betting
11 1 (0.36%) EMC VNX
11 1 (0.36%) IBM XIV
11 1 (0.36%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 279 (100.00%) Windows
2 60 (21.51%) Linux
3 58 (20.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 50 (17.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 46 (16.49%) Windows 10
6 39 (13.98%) Windows 7
7 24 (8.60%) Unix
8 18 (6.45%) Windows 8
9 9 (3.23%) CentOS
10 8 (2.87%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (1.43%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.72%) Android
13 1 (0.36%) AIX
13 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.36%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (13.26%) DevOps
1 37 (13.26%) ITIL
2 34 (12.19%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (12.19%) Problem-Solving
3 26 (9.32%) E-Commerce
4 22 (7.89%) Customer Requirements
5 21 (7.53%) CRM
5 21 (7.53%) TDD
6 19 (6.81%) Migration
7 18 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (6.45%) ERP
7 18 (6.45%) Open Source
7 18 (6.45%) Scrum
8 16 (5.73%) Infrastructure Transformation
9 15 (5.38%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (4.30%) Runbook
10 12 (4.30%) Tech Ops
11 11 (3.94%) Change Management
12 10 (3.58%) Mentoring
12 10 (3.58%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (30.11%) PowerShell
2 31 (11.11%) SQL
3 25 (8.96%) JavaScript
4 22 (7.89%) Java
5 21 (7.53%) Python
6 18 (6.45%) C#
6 18 (6.45%) PHP
6 18 (6.45%) VB.NET
6 18 (6.45%) VBA
7 6 (2.15%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.79%) VBScript
9 2 (0.72%) ANSI SQL
9 2 (0.72%) C
10 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.36%) C++
10 1 (0.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 56 (20.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (15.41%) MCSE
3 31 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (9.68%) CCNA
5 25 (8.96%) MCP
6 21 (7.53%) Degree
7 13 (4.66%) MCSA
8 12 (4.30%) CCNP
8 12 (4.30%) Computer Science Degree
8 12 (4.30%) MCITP
9 5 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (1.43%) SC Cleared
10 4 (1.43%) Security Cleared
11 3 (1.08%) CCDA
11 3 (1.08%) CCDP
11 3 (1.08%) MCTS
12 2 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.72%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.72%) PMP
13 1 (0.36%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.53%) SLA
2 12 (4.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.87%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.72%) QA
5 1 (0.36%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 170 (60.93%) Active Directory
2 76 (27.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (16.49%) Hyper-V
4 29 (10.39%) XenApp
5 16 (5.73%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (5.38%) XenDesktop
7 12 (4.30%) XenServer
8 10 (3.58%) Virtual Machines
9 9 (3.23%) Xen
10 7 (2.51%) DFS Replication
11 3 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.72%) BitLocker
12 2 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.72%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.72%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.36%) Docker
13 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.36%) Samba
13 1 (0.36%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 22 (7.89%) Ansible
1 22 (7.89%) Puppet
2 15 (5.38%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (4.30%) SCCM
4 8 (2.87%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.08%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 3 (1.08%) SCOM
6 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.72%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (0.72%) WSUS
7 1 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.36%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.36%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.36%) WMI
7 1 (0.36%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 126 (45.16%) VMware
2 119 (42.65%) Microsoft
3 65 (23.30%) Citrix
4 25 (8.96%) Veeam
5 24 (8.60%) Cisco
6 16 (5.73%) Oracle
7 12 (4.30%) Remedy
8 11 (3.94%) HP
9 10 (3.58%) Google
10 8 (2.87%) Symantec
11 7 (2.51%) IBM
12 6 (2.15%) Avaya
12 6 (2.15%) Meraki
12 6 (2.15%) ServiceNow
13 5 (1.79%) NetApp
14 4 (1.43%) EMC
14 4 (1.43%) SAP
14 4 (1.43%) Siemens
14 4 (1.43%) Verint
15 3 (1.08%) Sonus