Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 28 38
Rank change year-on-year -8 +10 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 273 347 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 6.76% 8.25% 6.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.43% 28.65% 26.20%
Number of salaries quoted 249 291 212
Hertfordshire median annual salary £38,685 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.16% -11.76% +21.43%
10th Percentile £26,450 £24,500 £23,720
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £36,000 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.37% -8.75% +3.90%

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 1,033 1,211 1,023
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 25.56% 28.80% 23.16%
Number of salaries quoted 774 1,025 832
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -4.49% +4.71%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,500 £23,775
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £66,125
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +4 95 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Hemel Hempstead -15 29 £35,000 -30.00% 4
St Albans 0 22 £35,000 +40.00% 3
Hatfield -1 17 £65,000 +30.00% 7
Welwyn Garden City -36 17 £40,000 +25.00% 3
Borehamwood +10 11 £27,000 -16.92% 1
Stevenage 0 10 £32,500 -3.70% 7
Berkhamsted 0 9 £30,000 -20.00%
Ware - 6 £30,000 -
Bishop's Stortford +2 4 £31,500 -3.08% 1
Waltham Cross - 4 £50,000 - 1
Tring - 3 £37,500 -
Letchworth - 3 £24,250 -
Sawbridgeworth - 1 £55,000 -
Windows Server
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 273 (100.00%) Windows
2 167 (61.17%) Active Directory
3 138 (50.55%) VMware
4 136 (49.82%) Microsoft
5 121 (44.32%) Office 365
6 100 (36.63%) VMware Infrastructure
7 79 (28.94%) Microsoft Azure
8 72 (26.37%) MS Exchange
9 69 (25.27%) Windows Server 2012
10 64 (23.44%) Firewall
11 63 (23.08%) Linux
12 59 (21.61%) Microsoft Office
13 58 (21.25%) Hyper-V
14 53 (19.41%) SQL
15 52 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 51 (18.68%) SQL Server
17 48 (17.58%) Windows Server 2008
18 46 (16.85%) PowerShell
19 45 (16.48%) DNS
20 42 (15.38%) ITIL
21 40 (14.65%) Citrix
21 40 (14.65%) Windows 7
21 40 (14.65%) Windows 10
22 34 (12.45%) DHCP
23 33 (12.09%) VPN
24 31 (11.36%) SAN
24 31 (11.36%) Data Centre
25 30 (10.99%) Microsoft Certification
25 30 (10.99%) Cisco
25 30 (10.99%) Problem-Solving

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 72 (26.37%) MS Exchange
2 18 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2013
3 16 (5.86%) SharePoint
3 16 (5.86%) Skype for Business
4 14 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2003
4 14 (5.13%) IIS
5 12 (4.40%) OpenStack
6 9 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (2.20%) JBoss
7 6 (2.20%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.20%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.10%) Apache
9 3 (1.10%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.73%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.73%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 59 (21.61%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.73%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.73%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 4 (1.47%) C-CURE
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 121 (44.32%) Office 365
2 79 (28.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (7.33%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (5.13%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (3.30%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (3.30%) IaaS
6 8 (2.93%) Mimecast
7 6 (2.20%) PaaS
8 3 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (23.44%) Firewall
2 45 (16.48%) DNS
3 34 (12.45%) DHCP
4 33 (12.09%) VPN
5 31 (11.36%) SAN
6 29 (10.62%) VLAN
7 28 (10.26%) LAN
7 28 (10.26%) TCP/IP
8 22 (8.06%) WAN
9 19 (6.96%) iSCSI
10 12 (4.40%) Remote Desktop
11 11 (4.03%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (4.03%) Skype
12 10 (3.66%) Fibre Channel
12 10 (3.66%) Network Security
13 9 (3.30%) VoIP
14 8 (2.93%) Unified Communications
15 7 (2.56%) Internet
15 7 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
16 6 (2.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (18.68%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.66%) MySQL
3 8 (2.93%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (2.56%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.20%) RDBMS
5 6 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (2.20%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (1.47%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.73%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.37%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (1.10%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (0.73%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.37%) Ant
4 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 29 (10.62%) Retail
2 15 (5.49%) Finance
3 3 (1.10%) Electronics
3 3 (1.10%) German Language
3 3 (1.10%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.73%) Back Office
4 2 (0.73%) Billing
4 2 (0.73%) French Language
4 2 (0.73%) Legal
4 2 (0.73%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.37%) Advertising
5 1 (0.37%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.37%) Local Government
5 1 (0.37%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 67 (24.54%) Analyst
2 47 (17.22%) Support Engineer
3 45 (16.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 34 (12.45%) Windows Engineer
5 31 (11.36%) 2nd Line Support
6 30 (10.99%) Support Analyst
7 29 (10.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 29 (10.62%) 3rd Line Support
7 29 (10.62%) IT Support
8 27 (9.89%) Consultant
9 22 (8.06%) Server Engineer
10 20 (7.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
11 18 (6.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 18 (6.59%) IT Engineer
11 18 (6.59%) Windows Consultant
11 18 (6.59%) Windows Server Engineer
12 17 (6.23%) Cloud Consultant
13 15 (5.49%) Field Engineer
13 15 (5.49%) Office 365 Consultant
14 14 (5.13%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.23%) CSS
1 17 (6.23%) HTML
2 12 (4.40%) .NET
3 10 (3.66%) jQuery
4 8 (2.93%) Flash
4 8 (2.93%) Hibernate
5 7 (2.56%) .NET Framework
5 7 (2.56%) Ajax
5 7 (2.56%) HTML5
5 7 (2.56%) LAMP
6 6 (2.20%) Java EE
6 6 (2.20%) Web Services
7 3 (1.10%) AngularJS
7 3 (1.10%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.10%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (0.73%) Elastic Stack
8 2 (0.73%) REST
9 1 (0.37%) ADSI
9 1 (0.37%) LDAP
9 1 (0.37%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.36%) Data Centre
2 16 (5.86%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.40%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (3.66%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.30%) Public Cloud
6 8 (2.93%) Driving Licence
7 7 (2.56%) Cloud Native
7 7 (2.56%) iSeries
7 7 (2.56%) Replication
8 6 (2.20%) Fintech
9 5 (1.83%) Enterprise Storage
10 4 (1.47%) CCTV
11 3 (1.10%) Computer Science
11 3 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.10%) EPoS
11 3 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (1.10%) Smartphone
11 3 (1.10%) User Experience
11 3 (1.10%) VxBlock/Vblock
12 2 (0.73%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 273 (100.00%) Windows
2 69 (25.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 63 (23.08%) Linux
4 48 (17.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 40 (14.65%) Windows 10
5 40 (14.65%) Windows 7
6 20 (7.33%) Windows 8
7 19 (6.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (5.86%) Unix
9 13 (4.76%) Ubuntu
10 10 (3.66%) CentOS
11 5 (1.83%) Debian
11 5 (1.83%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.10%) AIX
12 3 (1.10%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.73%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 42 (15.38%) ITIL
3 30 (10.99%) Problem-Solving
4 28 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (6.96%) Change Management
5 19 (6.96%) Presales
6 18 (6.59%) Mentoring
7 16 (5.86%) E-Commerce
8 15 (5.49%) DevOps
8 15 (5.49%) Server Management
8 15 (5.49%) Service Delivery
9 14 (5.13%) Migration
10 13 (4.76%) Decision-Making
10 13 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (4.76%) Web Application Development
11 11 (4.03%) Cybersecurity
11 11 (4.03%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (4.03%) Line Management
11 11 (4.03%) Service Management
11 11 (4.03%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 53 (19.41%) SQL
2 46 (16.85%) PowerShell
3 27 (9.89%) JavaScript
4 19 (6.96%) Python
5 17 (6.23%) Java
6 8 (2.93%) ANSI SQL
7 7 (2.56%) C++
7 7 (2.56%) PHP
8 6 (2.20%) Shell Script
9 5 (1.83%) VBA
10 3 (1.10%) C#
11 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 30 (10.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (8.79%) Degree
3 22 (8.06%) CCNA
3 22 (8.06%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (6.23%) MCP
5 9 (3.30%) MCSE
6 8 (2.93%) CCNP
6 8 (2.93%) CISM
6 8 (2.93%) CISSP
6 8 (2.93%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (2.56%) CCDA
7 7 (2.56%) CCDP
8 6 (2.20%) MCSA
9 5 (1.83%) MBA
10 3 (1.10%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (1.10%) Security Cleared
10 3 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.73%) MCITP
11 2 (0.73%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.03%) PCI DSS
2 10 (3.66%) SLA
3 6 (2.20%) GDPR
4 5 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.10%) WAI
6 1 (0.37%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 167 (61.17%) Active Directory
2 100 (36.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (21.25%) Hyper-V
4 25 (9.16%) XenApp
5 16 (5.86%) XenDesktop
6 15 (5.49%) Terminal Services
6 15 (5.49%) vSphere
7 14 (5.13%) XenServer
8 11 (4.03%) Virtual Machines
9 10 (3.66%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (2.93%) Docker
11 7 (2.56%) DFS Replication
12 5 (1.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 5 (1.83%) VMware NSX
13 3 (1.10%) Ceph
13 3 (1.10%) NFS
14 2 (0.73%) Firmware
14 2 (0.73%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.73%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 25 (9.16%) SCCM
2 17 (6.23%) Backup Exec
3 13 (4.76%) SCVMM
4 12 (4.40%) Kubernetes
5 9 (3.30%) vRealize
5 9 (3.30%) vRealize Orchestrator
6 7 (2.56%) Cisco CUCM
7 6 (2.20%) Grafana
7 6 (2.20%) Puppet
7 6 (2.20%) SCOM
8 5 (1.83%) Ansible
8 5 (1.83%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (1.10%) Docker Swarm
9 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 3 (1.10%) NetBackup
9 3 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (1.10%) Prometheus
9 3 (1.10%) SCOrch
9 3 (1.10%) Terraform
9 3 (1.10%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 138 (50.55%) VMware
2 136 (49.82%) Microsoft
3 40 (14.65%) Citrix
4 30 (10.99%) Cisco
5 24 (8.79%) Symantec
6 23 (8.42%) Veeam
7 17 (6.23%) NetApp
8 15 (5.49%) Remedy
9 14 (5.13%) HP
10 12 (4.40%) Dell
10 12 (4.40%) Sophos
11 11 (4.03%) IBM
12 9 (3.30%) F5
12 9 (3.30%) Oracle
13 8 (2.93%) Meraki
13 8 (2.93%) ServiceNow
14 7 (2.56%) EMC
15 6 (2.20%) Apple
15 6 (2.20%) Avaya
15 6 (2.20%) Sybase