Period
to 26 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Windows Server 2016 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2016 over the 6 months to 26 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2016
England > London
6 months to
26 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 301 268 335
Rank change year-on-year -33 +67 +155
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2016 169 686 653
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.85% 1.26% 0.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.41% 5.86% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 156 602 624
Median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% - -
10th Percentile £34,250 £26,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,625 £74,875 £65,000
England median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +5.26%

Windows Server 2016 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 London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 3,828 11,715 15,364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.31% 21.57% 22.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3,188 9,585 12,687
Median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £28,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.89% -4.21% +5.56%

Windows Server 2016
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Windows Server 2016 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2016 in London

Windows Server 2016
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows Server 2016 in London.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2016 in London

Windows Server 2016
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows Server 2016 in London over the 6 months to 26 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2016 in London

Windows Server 2016
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2016 within the London region over the 6 months to 26 October 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
Central London +35 39 £57,500 +27.78% 8
West London +64 13 £41,500 +3.75% 2
South London +4 5 £60,000 +65.52%
East London +15 3 £40,000 -1.53% 1
Windows Server 2016
England

For the 6 months to 26 October 2020, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2016 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 London region with a requirement for Windows Server 2016.

1 168 (99.41%) Windows
2 147 (86.98%) Windows Server
3 135 (79.88%) Active Directory
4 113 (66.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 112 (66.27%) Azure
6 106 (62.72%) Microsoft
7 103 (60.95%) PowerShell
8 102 (60.36%) Office 365
9 95 (56.21%) VMware
10 83 (49.11%) Windows 10
11 63 (37.28%) VMware Infrastructure
12 59 (34.91%) Finance
12 59 (34.91%) Cisco
13 55 (32.54%) DNS
14 54 (31.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 53 (31.36%) Windows Server 2008
15 53 (31.36%) MS Exchange
16 51 (30.18%) Windows Server 2019
17 50 (29.59%) SCCM
18 47 (27.81%) Azure Active Directory
18 47 (27.81%) Firewall
19 45 (26.63%) Microsoft Intune
20 44 (26.04%) Hyper-V
21 41 (24.26%) DHCP
22 40 (23.67%) Windows 7
23 38 (22.49%) SQL
24 32 (18.93%) IaaS
25 31 (18.34%) vSphere
26 29 (17.16%) AWS
26 29 (17.16%) Skype

Windows Server 2016
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 53 (31.36%) MS Exchange
2 28 (16.57%) SharePoint
3 23 (13.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (12.43%) Skype for Business
5 15 (8.88%) IIS
6 10 (5.92%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (4.14%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (2.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (2.37%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.18%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 26 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 112 (66.27%) Azure
2 102 (60.36%) Office 365
3 47 (27.81%) Azure Active Directory
4 32 (18.93%) IaaS
5 29 (17.16%) AWS
6 24 (14.20%) PaaS
7 18 (10.65%) SaaS
8 12 (7.10%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (5.92%) OneDrive
10 3 (1.78%) GCP
11 2 (1.18%) Power Platform
11 2 (1.18%) PowerApps
12 1 (0.59%) Azure ExpressRoute
12 1 (0.59%) Dropbox
12 1 (0.59%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 55 (32.54%) DNS
2 47 (27.81%) Firewall
3 41 (24.26%) DHCP
4 29 (17.16%) Skype
5 28 (16.57%) VPN
6 26 (15.38%) SAN
7 24 (14.20%) TCP/IP
8 23 (13.61%) LAN
9 19 (11.24%) NetScaler
9 19 (11.24%) VoIP
9 19 (11.24%) WAN
10 15 (8.88%) Cisco IOS
11 14 (8.28%) Wireless
12 12 (7.10%) SSL
13 11 (6.51%) DMARC
14 10 (5.92%) Remote Desktop
15 9 (5.33%) Internet
16 8 (4.73%) Unified Communications
16 8 (4.73%) VLAN
17 7 (4.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (15.98%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.14%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (2.37%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (2.37%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.18%) Big Data
5 2 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.18%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (1.78%) MSI
2 2 (1.18%) InstallShield
2 2 (1.18%) JIRA
3 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 59 (34.91%) Finance
2 14 (8.28%) Banking
3 11 (6.51%) Law
4 7 (4.14%) Legal
5 5 (2.96%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.18%) Housing Association
6 2 (1.18%) Local Government
6 2 (1.18%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (0.59%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.59%) German Language
Job Titles
1 45 (26.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (13.02%) IT Engineer
3 19 (11.24%) Azure Engineer
4 18 (10.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 17 (10.06%) Support Engineer
6 15 (8.88%) IT Support
7 14 (8.28%) Consultant
8 13 (7.69%) Analyst
8 13 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
8 13 (7.69%) Team Leader
9 12 (7.10%) 3rd Line Support
9 12 (7.10%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (7.10%) Cloud Engineer
9 12 (7.10%) VMware Engineer
10 10 (5.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (5.33%) IT Support Engineer
11 9 (5.33%) Server Engineer
12 8 (4.73%) Active Directory Engineer
12 8 (4.73%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
13 7 (4.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.51%) LDAP
2 3 (1.78%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (1.78%) Web Services
2 3 (1.78%) WSH
3 1 (0.59%) .NET
3 1 (0.59%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.59%) Apache Flex
3 1 (0.59%) POSIX
3 1 (0.59%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.43%) Management Information System
2 12 (7.10%) Data Centre
2 12 (7.10%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (5.92%) Clustering
3 10 (5.92%) Smartphone
4 8 (4.73%) Wiki
5 7 (4.14%) Client/Server
5 7 (4.14%) Fat Client
5 7 (4.14%) Thin Client
6 6 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.55%) Public Cloud
6 6 (3.55%) Replication
6 6 (3.55%) User Experience
7 4 (2.37%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.78%) Equities
8 3 (1.78%) Eurex
8 3 (1.78%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.78%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.18%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 168 (99.41%) Windows
2 147 (86.98%) Windows Server
3 113 (66.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 83 (49.11%) Windows 10
5 53 (31.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 51 (30.18%) Windows Server 2019
7 40 (23.67%) Windows 7
8 24 (14.20%) Linux
9 14 (8.28%) CentOS
10 11 (6.51%) Windows 8
11 5 (2.96%) Debian
11 5 (2.96%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.78%) Solaris
12 3 (1.78%) SUSE
12 3 (1.78%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (1.18%) Android
13 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.18%) Unix
13 2 (1.18%) VMS
14 1 (0.59%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (31.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 26 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 25 (14.79%) DevOps
4 24 (14.20%) Migration
5 23 (13.61%) Incident Management
6 21 (12.43%) Disaster Recovery
7 20 (11.83%) Patch Management
8 18 (10.65%) ITIL
8 18 (10.65%) Project Management
9 16 (9.47%) Problem Management
10 15 (8.88%) Line Management
10 15 (8.88%) Task Automation
11 14 (8.28%) Computer Science
11 14 (8.28%) Data Privacy
11 14 (8.28%) Kalman Filter
12 12 (7.10%) Configuration Management
12 12 (7.10%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (6.51%) Problem-Solving
14 10 (5.92%) Information Security
14 10 (5.92%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 103 (60.95%) PowerShell
2 38 (22.49%) SQL
3 9 (5.33%) Bash Shell
3 9 (5.33%) Python
4 7 (4.14%) VBScript
5 4 (2.37%) C
6 3 (1.78%) Perl
7 2 (1.18%) R
7 2 (1.18%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.18%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (17.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (10.65%) Degree
3 13 (7.69%) MCSA
4 12 (7.10%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (7.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (5.92%) MCSE
6 9 (5.33%) MCITP
7 8 (4.73%) MCP
8 5 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (2.96%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (2.37%) MCDST
10 3 (1.78%) CCNA
11 2 (1.18%) CCNP
11 2 (1.18%) Master's Degree
12 1 (0.59%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.59%) CISM
12 1 (0.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.59%) LPIC
12 1 (0.59%) TOGAF Certification
12 1 (0.59%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.06%) SLA
2 4 (2.37%) GDPR
3 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 135 (79.88%) Active Directory
2 63 (37.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (26.04%) Hyper-V
4 31 (18.34%) vSphere
5 12 (7.10%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (6.51%) Virtual Desktop
7 9 (5.33%) XenApp
8 7 (4.14%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (3.55%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (1.78%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (1.78%) VMware Server
10 3 (1.78%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.59%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.59%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 1 (0.59%) Firmware
11 1 (0.59%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 50 (29.59%) SCCM
2 45 (26.63%) Microsoft Intune
3 24 (14.20%) WSUS
4 9 (5.33%) SCOM
5 8 (4.73%) HP Data Protector
5 8 (4.73%) SCVMM
6 7 (4.14%) CASB
6 7 (4.14%) Microsoft Clustering
6 7 (4.14%) vRealize
7 6 (3.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 5 (2.96%) Cisco CUCM
9 4 (2.37%) Ansible
9 4 (2.37%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (2.37%) Puppet
9 4 (2.37%) ServiceCenter
10 3 (1.78%) AirWatch
10 3 (1.78%) Kubernetes
10 3 (1.78%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (1.78%) SCOrch
10 3 (1.78%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 106 (62.72%) Microsoft
2 95 (56.21%) VMware
3 59 (34.91%) Cisco
4 29 (17.16%) Citrix
5 28 (16.57%) HP
6 27 (15.98%) Sophos
7 19 (11.24%) SolarWinds
8 16 (9.47%) CheckPoint
8 16 (9.47%) Red Hat
9 11 (6.51%) Mitel
10 10 (5.92%) Bloomberg
11 9 (5.33%) Dell
12 8 (4.73%) Apple
12 8 (4.73%) Juniper
12 8 (4.73%) Meraki
12 8 (4.73%) MobileIron
12 8 (4.73%) Nokia
12 8 (4.73%) Palo Alto
13 7 (4.14%) Hitachi
13 7 (4.14%) Reuters