Period
to 22 January 2022

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 22 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2016
England > London
6 months to
22 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 396 349 283
Rank change year-on-year -47 -66 +34
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2016 391 163 585
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.77% 0.68% 1.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.63% 3.76% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 315 153 509
10th Percentile £26,750 £31,972 £26,250
25th Percentile £31,875 £41,250 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,000 £55,000 £41,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.73% +34.15% -8.89%
75th Percentile £61,750 £72,500 £58,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £82,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.50% +6.67% -6.25%

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 8,449 4,338 10,887
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 16.55% 18.04% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5,935 3,620 8,918
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £28,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £65,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -3.85% +13.04% -4.17%
75th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £76,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £91,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%

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 22 January 2022.

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 22 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London +53 147 £48,000 -26.15% 21
West London -42 41 £55,000 +17.02% 11
South London -11 14 £32,500 -45.83% 4
East London -28 10 £45,000 +12.50% 11
Windows Server 2016
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2022, 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.

1 390 (99.74%) Windows
2 279 (71.36%) Active Directory
3 241 (61.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 230 (58.82%) Windows Server
5 214 (54.73%) Windows 10
6 208 (53.20%) Microsoft
7 205 (52.43%) Microsoft 365
8 177 (45.27%) Windows Server 2019
9 170 (43.48%) Azure
10 143 (36.57%) VMware
11 137 (35.04%) Social Skills
12 119 (30.43%) DNS
12 119 (30.43%) PowerShell
13 117 (29.92%) Firewall
14 105 (26.85%) DHCP
15 89 (22.76%) VMware Infrastructure
16 87 (22.25%) Microsoft Office
17 86 (21.99%) ITIL
18 81 (20.72%) TCP/IP
18 81 (20.72%) Finance
19 80 (20.46%) AWS
20 75 (19.18%) ServiceNow
20 75 (19.18%) Azure Active Directory
21 73 (18.67%) WAN
22 69 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
23 68 (17.39%) SCCM
23 68 (17.39%) Degree
24 67 (17.14%) Problem-Solving
25 65 (16.62%) VPN
26 64 (16.37%) Cisco

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 50 (12.79%) MS Exchange
2 34 (8.70%) IIS
3 33 (8.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 25 (6.39%) SharePoint
5 21 (5.37%) Exchange Server 2010
6 17 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (4.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 8 (2.05%) CMS
9 4 (1.02%) Apache
9 4 (1.02%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 4 (1.02%) Skype for Business
9 4 (1.02%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.02%) WebLogic
Applications
1 87 (22.25%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (4.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (4.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.02%) BambooHR
2 1 (0.26%) Carpe Diem
2 1 (0.26%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 205 (52.43%) Microsoft 365
2 170 (43.48%) Azure
3 80 (20.46%) AWS
4 75 (19.18%) Azure Active Directory
5 42 (10.74%) SaaS
6 22 (5.63%) PaaS
7 18 (4.60%) IaaS
8 10 (2.56%) Google Workspace
9 8 (2.05%) Azure Monitor
9 8 (2.05%) Azure Sentinel
10 7 (1.79%) OneDrive
11 5 (1.28%) Nutanix
12 3 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.51%) AWS Lambda
13 2 (0.51%) AWS OpsWorks
13 2 (0.51%) Mimecast
13 2 (0.51%) Rubrik
13 2 (0.51%) Serverless
14 1 (0.26%) Azure Storage
Communications & Networking
1 119 (30.43%) DNS
2 117 (29.92%) Firewall
3 105 (26.85%) DHCP
4 81 (20.72%) TCP/IP
5 73 (18.67%) WAN
6 65 (16.62%) VPN
7 58 (14.83%) LAN
8 44 (11.25%) Wireless
9 33 (8.44%) VLAN
10 30 (7.67%) BGP
11 28 (7.16%) Wi-Fi
12 20 (5.12%) Network Security
13 17 (4.35%) SAN
14 15 (3.84%) VoIP
15 10 (2.56%) Internet
16 8 (2.05%) NAS
17 7 (1.79%) IP Telephony
18 6 (1.53%) Cisco ISE
18 6 (1.53%) HTTP
19 5 (1.28%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (11.25%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
3 10 (2.56%) SQL Server 2017
4 8 (2.05%) SQL Server 2016
5 6 (1.53%) SQL Server 2019
6 5 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.02%) MySQL
7 4 (1.02%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.51%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (0.77%) JIRA
3 1 (0.26%) Ant
3 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.26%) Subversion
3 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 137 (35.04%) Social Skills
2 81 (20.72%) Finance
3 50 (12.79%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (5.88%) Law
5 21 (5.37%) Organisational Skills
6 19 (4.86%) Public Sector
7 17 (4.35%) Documentation Skills
8 15 (3.84%) Back Office
8 15 (3.84%) Legal
9 10 (2.56%) French Language
10 9 (2.30%) Presentation Skills
11 6 (1.53%) Banking
12 5 (1.28%) Front Office
12 5 (1.28%) Games
13 4 (1.02%) Digital Economy
14 3 (0.77%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.51%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.51%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.51%) Marketing
15 2 (0.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 69 (17.65%) IT Engineer
1 69 (17.65%) IT Support
2 67 (17.14%) Analyst
3 59 (15.09%) Support Engineer
4 41 (10.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 40 (10.23%) Support Analyst
6 37 (9.46%) 2nd Line Support
7 29 (7.42%) IT Support Engineer
8 25 (6.39%) Azure Engineer
9 22 (5.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 22 (5.63%) Network Engineer
9 22 (5.63%) Security Engineer
9 22 (5.63%) Windows Engineer
10 21 (5.37%) IT Technician
11 20 (5.12%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 20 (5.12%) IT Support Technician
11 20 (5.12%) Support Technician
12 19 (4.86%) Desktop Engineer
13 18 (4.60%) 3rd Line Support
13 18 (4.60%) Service Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (6.39%) .NET
2 14 (3.58%) WSH
3 12 (3.07%) ASP.NET
4 10 (2.56%) ServiceStack
5 4 (1.02%) Classic ASP
5 4 (1.02%) HTML
5 4 (1.02%) LAMP
5 4 (1.02%) OC4J
5 4 (1.02%) Web Services
6 2 (0.51%) 802.1X
6 2 (0.51%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.26%) COM
7 1 (0.26%) DOM
7 1 (0.26%) Middleware
7 1 (0.26%) React
7 1 (0.26%) WCF
7 1 (0.26%) WPF
7 1 (0.26%) XML
7 1 (0.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 48 (12.28%) User Experience
2 42 (10.74%) Data Centre
3 24 (6.14%) Management Information System
4 16 (4.09%) Blackberry
5 15 (3.84%) Clustering
5 15 (3.84%) PKI
6 14 (3.58%) Self-Motivation
7 12 (3.07%) Public Cloud
8 9 (2.30%) Video Conferencing
9 8 (2.05%) Mobile App
10 7 (1.79%) e-Learning
11 6 (1.53%) Hybrid Cloud
12 5 (1.28%) EMC VNX
12 5 (1.28%) iPad
12 5 (1.28%) iPhone
12 5 (1.28%) Replication
13 4 (1.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 4 (1.02%) PMI
13 4 (1.02%) SCADA
14 3 (0.77%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 390 (99.74%) Windows
2 241 (61.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 230 (58.82%) Windows Server
4 214 (54.73%) Windows 10
5 177 (45.27%) Windows Server 2019
6 69 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 57 (14.58%) Mac OS X
8 38 (9.72%) Linux
8 38 (9.72%) Windows 7
9 12 (3.07%) SUSE
10 11 (2.81%) Mac OS
11 10 (2.56%) Unix
12 8 (2.05%) Windows 8
12 8 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (1.28%) Android
15 4 (1.02%) Apple iOS
15 4 (1.02%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 4 (1.02%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.51%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (21.99%) ITIL
2 67 (17.14%) Problem-Solving
3 56 (14.32%) Computer Science
4 54 (13.81%) Cybersecurity
5 50 (12.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 47 (12.02%) Migration
7 45 (11.51%) IT Governance
8 44 (11.25%) Data Loss Prevention
9 40 (10.23%) Project Management
10 36 (9.21%) Security Patching
11 34 (8.70%) Change Management
12 33 (8.44%) Information Security
13 29 (7.42%) Incident Management
14 28 (7.16%) Time Management
15 27 (6.91%) API Integration
16 25 (6.39%) Asset Management
16 25 (6.39%) Service Delivery
17 22 (5.63%) Agile Software Development
17 22 (5.63%) ITIL V3
18 20 (5.12%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 119 (30.43%) PowerShell
2 60 (15.35%) SQL
3 32 (8.18%) Bash
4 11 (2.81%) C#
5 10 (2.56%) T-SQL
5 10 (2.56%) VB
6 8 (2.05%) VBScript
7 7 (1.79%) Python
8 6 (1.53%) C
9 5 (1.28%) Java
9 5 (1.28%) Perl
10 4 (1.02%) C++
10 4 (1.02%) Korn
11 3 (0.77%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.26%) AWK
12 1 (0.26%) Ruby
12 1 (0.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 68 (17.39%) Degree
2 57 (14.58%) MCP
3 56 (14.32%) Computer Science Degree
4 42 (10.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 31 (7.93%) Cisco Certification
6 27 (6.91%) MCSA
7 26 (6.65%) CCNA
7 26 (6.65%) MCITP
8 22 (5.63%) CCNP
9 18 (4.60%) MCDST
10 10 (2.56%) Security Cleared
11 9 (2.30%) MCSE
12 6 (1.53%) DBS Check
12 6 (1.53%) MCTS
13 5 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 4 (1.02%) DV Cleared
14 4 (1.02%) PMI Certification
14 4 (1.02%) SC Cleared
15 2 (0.51%) AWS Certification
15 2 (0.51%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (8.70%) SLA
2 14 (3.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.53%) GDPR
3 6 (1.53%) QA
4 4 (1.02%) NIST
5 2 (0.51%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.26%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.26%) NCSC
6 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 279 (71.36%) Active Directory
2 89 (22.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (10.74%) Hyper-V
4 21 (5.37%) VMware ESXi
5 20 (5.12%) vSphere
6 13 (3.32%) Virtual Desktop
7 11 (2.81%) XenApp
8 9 (2.30%) XenDesktop
9 4 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (0.77%) Firmware
10 3 (0.77%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.51%) Docker
11 2 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.51%) VMware NSX
12 1 (0.26%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 68 (17.39%) SCCM
2 47 (12.02%) Terraform
3 41 (10.49%) Microsoft Intune
4 20 (5.12%) Cisco CUCM
5 16 (4.09%) ServiceCenter
6 14 (3.58%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 12 (3.07%) SCOM
8 8 (2.05%) Microsoft Clustering
8 8 (2.05%) SCSM
9 6 (1.53%) FortiGate
10 4 (1.02%) HP SIM
10 4 (1.02%) Nagios
10 4 (1.02%) OpenView
11 3 (0.77%) Ansible
11 3 (0.77%) Backup Exec
11 3 (0.77%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.77%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (0.77%) Single Sign-On
12 2 (0.51%) CASB
12 2 (0.51%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 208 (53.20%) Microsoft
2 143 (36.57%) VMware
3 75 (19.18%) ServiceNow
4 64 (16.37%) Cisco
5 58 (14.83%) Citrix
6 38 (9.72%) HP
7 30 (7.67%) Dell
7 30 (7.67%) Meraki
8 29 (7.42%) Okta
9 28 (7.16%) LogicMonitor
10 22 (5.63%) Apple
11 20 (5.12%) Palo Alto
12 19 (4.86%) Bloomberg
12 19 (4.86%) Reuters
13 16 (4.09%) Remedy
14 15 (3.84%) Oracle
15 14 (3.58%) CheckPoint
16 13 (3.32%) Sophos
17 12 (3.07%) EMC
18 11 (2.81%) Veeam