Period
to 3 June 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 3 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2016
England > London
6 months to
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 313 295 359
Rank change year-on-year -18 +64 +288
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2016 351 634 620
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.96% 1.10% 0.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.97% 5.05% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 320 544 558
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £66,075
England median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% - -5.88%

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 7,061 12,564 16,194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.36% 21.87% 23.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5,730 10,495 13,332
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £56,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +1.82%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 3 June 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 3 June 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 +1 78 £55,000 +10.00% 2
West London +36 22 £41,500 -7.78% 2
South London -9 14 £25,000 -52.38%
East London 0 4 £28,250 -29.38%
North London -7 1 £42,000 +50.00%
Windows Server 2016
England

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

1 351 (100.00%) Windows
2 290 (82.62%) Windows Server
3 268 (76.35%) Active Directory
4 264 (75.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 223 (63.53%) Office 365
6 200 (56.98%) VMware
7 187 (53.28%) Microsoft
8 182 (51.85%) Azure
9 133 (37.89%) Windows 10
10 128 (36.47%) VMware Infrastructure
11 119 (33.90%) PowerShell
12 118 (33.62%) DNS
13 107 (30.48%) Windows Server 2008
14 99 (28.21%) MS Exchange
15 95 (27.07%) DHCP
16 94 (26.78%) Hyper-V
17 85 (24.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 83 (23.65%) Windows Server 2019
18 83 (23.65%) Firewall
19 82 (23.36%) Finance
20 79 (22.51%) Exchange Server 2010
21 78 (22.22%) Cisco
22 76 (21.65%) AWS
23 74 (21.08%) Windows 7
23 74 (21.08%) Microsoft Certification
24 69 (19.66%) TCP/IP
24 69 (19.66%) SCCM
25 66 (18.80%) Citrix
26 65 (18.52%) SQL Server
27 58 (16.52%) Azure Active Directory

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 99 (28.21%) MS Exchange
2 79 (22.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 50 (14.25%) SharePoint
4 42 (11.97%) Exchange Server 2013
5 26 (7.41%) IIS
6 13 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
7 12 (3.42%) Skype for Business
8 6 (1.71%) Confluence
8 6 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (1.71%) SAS
8 6 (1.71%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.28%) Apache
11 1 (0.28%) Drupal
11 1 (0.28%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 42 (11.97%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.99%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.57%) Elite 3E
1 2 (0.57%) Rolfe and Nolan
2 1 (0.28%) Carpe Diem
Cloud Services
1 223 (63.53%) Office 365
2 182 (51.85%) Azure
3 76 (21.65%) AWS
4 58 (16.52%) Azure Active Directory
5 48 (13.68%) IaaS
6 34 (9.69%) PaaS
7 14 (3.99%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (3.99%) Mimecast
8 13 (3.70%) OneDrive
8 13 (3.70%) SaaS
9 8 (2.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 8 (2.28%) Amazon EC2
9 8 (2.28%) Amazon S3
9 8 (2.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 7 (1.99%) G Suite
11 6 (1.71%) Amazon ELB
11 6 (1.71%) AWS CloudFormation
11 6 (1.71%) GitHub
12 3 (0.85%) Power Platform
12 3 (0.85%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 118 (33.62%) DNS
2 95 (27.07%) DHCP
3 83 (23.65%) Firewall
4 69 (19.66%) TCP/IP
5 51 (14.53%) SAN
6 47 (13.39%) LAN
7 46 (13.11%) WAN
8 42 (11.97%) VPN
9 22 (6.27%) VoIP
10 21 (5.98%) VLAN
10 21 (5.98%) Wireless
11 20 (5.70%) NetScaler
12 19 (5.41%) Skype
13 17 (4.84%) Remote Desktop
14 13 (3.70%) Internet
15 11 (3.13%) Network Security
16 9 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
17 7 (1.99%) IPsec
18 6 (1.71%) IP Telephony
18 6 (1.71%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.27%) Amazon RDS
3 13 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
4 11 (3.13%) SQL Server 2016
5 10 (2.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.14%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (1.14%) MySQL
7 3 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (0.57%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (0.57%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.28%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 13 (3.70%) JIRA
2 5 (1.42%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (1.14%) GitLab
3 4 (1.14%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.14%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.57%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.57%) WinDbg
5 1 (0.28%) Grunt
5 1 (0.28%) gulp
5 1 (0.28%) MSI
General
1 82 (23.36%) Finance
2 20 (5.70%) Banking
3 19 (5.41%) Law
4 17 (4.84%) Legal
5 7 (1.99%) Financial Institution
5 7 (1.99%) Marketing
6 6 (1.71%) Advertising
7 5 (1.42%) Back Office
8 4 (1.14%) Public Sector
9 3 (0.85%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.57%) Games
10 2 (0.57%) Mandarin Language
10 2 (0.57%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.57%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.57%) Retail
11 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 60 (17.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 54 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 51 (14.53%) Analyst
4 44 (12.54%) IT Support
5 38 (10.83%) Consultant
6 35 (9.97%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 32 (9.12%) Administrator
7 32 (9.12%) Systems Administrator
8 31 (8.83%) Support Analyst
9 29 (8.26%) IT Engineer
10 27 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
10 27 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
11 25 (7.12%) IT Analyst
12 24 (6.84%) 3rd Line Support
13 23 (6.55%) IT Support Engineer
14 21 (5.98%) Senior Analyst
15 18 (5.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 17 (4.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 17 (4.84%) IT Support Analyst
17 16 (4.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.85%) .NET
2 9 (2.56%) JSON
2 9 (2.56%) Web Services
3 6 (1.71%) FIX Protocol
3 6 (1.71%) LDAP
4 1 (0.28%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.28%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.28%) Apache Flex
4 1 (0.28%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (0.28%) HTML
4 1 (0.28%) jQuery
4 1 (0.28%) LAMP
4 1 (0.28%) Node.js
4 1 (0.28%) POSIX
4 1 (0.28%) React
4 1 (0.28%) REST
4 1 (0.28%) Velocity
4 1 (0.28%) XML
4 1 (0.28%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.55%) Data Centre
2 20 (5.70%) Self-Motivation
3 16 (4.56%) Hybrid Cloud
4 14 (3.99%) Clustering
5 13 (3.70%) Management Information System
6 12 (3.42%) Replication
7 10 (2.85%) Video Conferencing
8 9 (2.56%) iPhone
8 9 (2.56%) Private Cloud
9 7 (1.99%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (1.99%) Blackberry
10 6 (1.71%) Eurex
10 6 (1.71%) User Experience
11 5 (1.42%) Device Driver
12 4 (1.14%) Public Cloud
13 3 (0.85%) Equities
13 3 (0.85%) Fixed Income
13 3 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 3 (0.85%) Hedge funds
14 2 (0.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 351 (100.00%) Windows
2 290 (82.62%) Windows Server
3 264 (75.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 133 (37.89%) Windows 10
5 107 (30.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 83 (23.65%) Windows Server 2019
7 74 (21.08%) Windows 7
8 54 (15.38%) Linux
9 20 (5.70%) Windows 8
10 19 (5.41%) Ubuntu
11 16 (4.56%) CentOS
12 10 (2.85%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (2.56%) Android
13 9 (2.56%) Unix
14 8 (2.28%) Solaris
15 7 (1.99%) Mac OS X
16 6 (1.71%) Debian
16 6 (1.71%) Oracle Linux
16 6 (1.71%) SUSE
17 5 (1.42%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (24.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 46 (13.11%) ITIL
3 37 (10.54%) DevOps
4 30 (8.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 30 (8.55%) Migration
5 26 (7.41%) Project Management
6 24 (6.84%) Problem-Solving
7 20 (5.70%) Presales
8 16 (4.56%) Service Delivery
9 15 (4.27%) Asset Management
9 15 (4.27%) Virtual Environments
10 14 (3.99%) Incident Management
11 13 (3.70%) Line Management
12 12 (3.42%) Change Management
12 12 (3.42%) Patch Management
13 11 (3.13%) Fintech
13 11 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
13 11 (3.13%) Task Automation
14 10 (2.85%) Information Security
14 10 (2.85%) Multi-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 119 (33.90%) PowerShell
2 52 (14.81%) SQL
3 17 (4.84%) Bash Shell
4 16 (4.56%) Python
5 6 (1.71%) Perl
6 5 (1.42%) R
7 4 (1.14%) VBScript
8 3 (0.85%) C
8 3 (0.85%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.28%) C#
9 1 (0.28%) Java
9 1 (0.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 74 (21.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (10.26%) MCP
3 35 (9.97%) Degree
3 35 (9.97%) MCSE
4 29 (8.26%) MCSA
5 27 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (6.27%) ITIL Certification
7 20 (5.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 15 (4.27%) MCITP
9 14 (3.99%) CCNA
10 9 (2.56%) CCNP
11 6 (1.71%) MCTS
12 4 (1.14%) VCP5
13 3 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
13 3 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 2 (0.57%) JNCIA
14 2 (0.57%) JNCIP
14 2 (0.57%) JNCIS
14 2 (0.57%) Security Cleared
15 1 (0.28%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.98%) SLA
2 4 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.85%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (0.85%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (0.28%) GDPR
4 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.28%) QA
System Software
1 268 (76.35%) Active Directory
2 128 (36.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 94 (26.78%) Hyper-V
4 48 (13.68%) VMware ESXi
5 45 (12.82%) vSphere
6 25 (7.12%) XenApp
7 21 (5.98%) XenDesktop
8 17 (4.84%) Virtual Servers
9 9 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
10 8 (2.28%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 6 (1.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 6 (1.71%) Terminal Server
12 5 (1.42%) Firmware
13 4 (1.14%) BitLocker
13 4 (1.14%) Docker
13 4 (1.14%) Virtual Desktop
14 3 (0.85%) VMware NSX
15 2 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
15 2 (0.57%) Terminal Services
15 2 (0.57%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 69 (19.66%) SCCM
2 53 (15.10%) Microsoft Intune
3 20 (5.70%) SCOM
4 18 (5.13%) vCenter Server
5 16 (4.56%) WSUS
6 13 (3.70%) Microsoft Clustering
6 13 (3.70%) vRealize
7 8 (2.28%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (2.28%) Puppet
7 8 (2.28%) Single Sign-On
8 7 (1.99%) Ansible
8 7 (1.99%) Backup Exec
8 7 (1.99%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 7 (1.99%) XenMobile
9 6 (1.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 6 (1.71%) SCVMM
9 6 (1.71%) Terraform
10 5 (1.42%) PowerCLI
11 4 (1.14%) HP Data Protector
12 3 (0.85%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 200 (56.98%) VMware
2 187 (53.28%) Microsoft
3 78 (22.22%) Cisco
4 66 (18.80%) Citrix
5 57 (16.24%) HP
6 39 (11.11%) Dell
7 26 (7.41%) Red Hat
8 21 (5.98%) Veeam
9 17 (4.84%) SonicWALL
10 15 (4.27%) Meraki
11 14 (3.99%) Oracle
12 13 (3.70%) F5
13 12 (3.42%) CheckPoint
14 11 (3.13%) Sophos
15 10 (2.85%) SolarWinds
16 9 (2.56%) Fortinet
17 8 (2.28%) Hitachi
17 8 (2.28%) Symantec
18 7 (1.99%) NetApp
18 7 (1.99%) Reuters