Period
to 8 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
South East > Kent
6 months to
8 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 31 28 37
Rank change year-on-year -3 +9 -20
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 24 87 85
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Kent 6.15% 9.16% 7.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.27% 39.73% 32.32%
Number of salaries quoted 23 76 88
Median annual salary £31,000 £32,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.34% +0.77% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,125 £21,100
90th Percentile £56,250 £61,250 £53,750
South East median annual salary £40,000 £38,300 £36,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% +4.93% -2.67%

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 Kent with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 88 219 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 22.56% 23.05% 22.06%
Number of salaries quoted 72 168 245
Median annual salary £40,000 £32,750 £38,415
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.14% -14.75% +9.76%
10th Percentile £24,550 £20,275 £22,200
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in Kent

Windows Server
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Windows Server in Kent

Windows Server
Salary Histogram in Kent

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows Server in Kent over the 6 months to 8 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Kent

Windows Server
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server within the Kent region over the 6 months to 8 July 2020. 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
Tunbridge Wells +14 5 £52,500 +5.00%
Rochester +6 5 £45,000 -36.17%
Dartford -11 4 £46,250 +54.17%
Sittingbourne - 4 £26,000 -
Maidstone +19 2 £27,500 -14.06%
Sevenoaks +9 1 £27,000 -9.24%
Dover - 1 £27,500 - 1
Windows Server
South East

For the 6 months to 8 July 2020, 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 Kent region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 14 (58.33%) Office 365
3 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (41.67%) Windows 10
4 10 (41.67%) Azure
4 10 (41.67%) VMware
5 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 8 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2016
7 7 (29.17%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
7 7 (29.17%) LAN
8 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
8 6 (25.00%) Firewall
8 6 (25.00%) AWS
8 6 (25.00%) SCCM
9 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio Team System
9 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
9 5 (20.83%) JSON
9 5 (20.83%) Problem Management
9 5 (20.83%) DFS Replication
9 5 (20.83%) TeamCity
9 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
9 5 (20.83%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (20.83%) DevOps
9 5 (20.83%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (20.83%) SQL

Windows Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (58.33%) Office 365
2 10 (41.67%) Azure
3 6 (25.00%) AWS
4 5 (20.83%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) LAN
2 6 (25.00%) Firewall
3 5 (20.83%) SAN
3 5 (20.83%) WAN
4 4 (16.67%) DNS
5 3 (12.50%) NAS
5 3 (12.50%) VoIP
5 3 (12.50%) VPN
6 2 (8.33%) DHCP
6 2 (8.33%) Internet
6 2 (8.33%) iSCSI
6 2 (8.33%) Skype
6 2 (8.33%) VLAN
6 2 (8.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
1 5 (20.83%) Octopus Deploy
1 5 (20.83%) TeamCity
1 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Back Office
2 1 (4.17%) Local Government
2 1 (4.17%) Multimedia
2 1 (4.17%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) IT Support
2 6 (25.00%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Administrator
3 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) IT Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) IT Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Server Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Server Support
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Support
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Support
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server Support
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) JSON
2 2 (8.33%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) CCTV
1 2 (8.33%) Driving Licence
1 2 (8.33%) Hedge funds
1 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.17%) iPhone
2 1 (4.17%) NHS
2 1 (4.17%) Replication
2 1 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (41.67%) Windows 10
4 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2016
6 4 (16.67%) Windows 8
7 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (8.33%) Android
8 2 (8.33%) Linux
8 2 (8.33%) Mac OS
8 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 7 (29.17%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (20.83%) DevOps
3 5 (20.83%) Problem Management
4 3 (12.50%) Data Development
4 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (12.50%) High Availability
4 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (12.50%) Service-Level Objective
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Optimisation
5 2 (8.33%) Capacity Management
5 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.33%) ERP
5 2 (8.33%) Information Security
5 2 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (8.33%) Patch Management
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (8.33%) Server Building
5 2 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
1 5 (20.83%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) MCSE
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) LFCE
2 2 (8.33%) LFCS
2 2 (8.33%) Linux+ Certification
2 2 (8.33%) MCSA
2 2 (8.33%) RHCE
2 2 (8.33%) RHCSA
2 2 (8.33%) VCAP
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 18 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (20.83%) DFS Replication
4 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 3 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (8.33%) Terminal Services
6 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (4.17%) vSphere
7 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) SCCM
2 2 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) VMware
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) Citrix
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco
4 2 (8.33%) ConnectWise
4 2 (8.33%) Mitel
5 1 (4.17%) Apple
5 1 (4.17%) Veeam