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

Microsoft Windows Server 2016
England > London
6 months to
3 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 279 289 353
Rank change year-on-year +10 +64 +216
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2016 282 656 654
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.01% 1.15% 0.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.23% 5.33% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 259 575 605
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +9.89% -3.19%
10th Percentile £32,750 £27,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,987 £63,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -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 5,396 12,315 16,368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.38% 21.55% 23.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4,416 10,211 13,445
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,500 £30,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £92,500 £87,500
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 August 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 August 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 +28 60 £56,250 +20.97% 4
West London +51 17 £43,250 -3.89% 1
South London -2 11 £31,500 -40.00%
East London +10 1 £35,000 -18.60% 1
North London +3 1 £42,000 +50.00%
Windows Server 2016
England

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 281 (99.65%) Windows
2 238 (84.40%) Windows Server
3 212 (75.18%) Active Directory
4 207 (73.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 193 (68.44%) Office 365
6 169 (59.93%) Microsoft
7 162 (57.45%) Azure
8 155 (54.96%) VMware
9 120 (42.55%) PowerShell
10 118 (41.84%) Windows 10
11 103 (36.52%) VMware Infrastructure
12 99 (35.11%) DNS
13 96 (34.04%) MS Exchange
14 91 (32.27%) Windows Server 2008
15 80 (28.37%) DHCP
16 79 (28.01%) Finance
17 78 (27.66%) Hyper-V
18 72 (25.53%) Cisco
19 69 (24.47%) Firewall
19 69 (24.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 68 (24.11%) Windows Server 2019
21 62 (21.99%) SQL Server
21 62 (21.99%) Exchange Server 2010
22 61 (21.63%) Windows 7
22 61 (21.63%) Azure Active Directory
22 61 (21.63%) Microsoft Certification
23 58 (20.57%) SCCM
24 55 (19.50%) AWS
24 55 (19.50%) Microsoft Intune
25 54 (19.15%) SQL

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 96 (34.04%) MS Exchange
2 62 (21.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 45 (15.96%) SharePoint
4 33 (11.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 27 (9.57%) IIS
6 21 (7.45%) Skype for Business
7 13 (4.61%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (2.13%) Confluence
8 6 (2.13%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (1.42%) SAS
11 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.35%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 41 (14.54%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.71%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.35%) Carpe Diem
2 1 (0.35%) Rolfe and Nolan
Cloud Services
1 193 (68.44%) Office 365
2 162 (57.45%) Azure
3 61 (21.63%) Azure Active Directory
4 55 (19.50%) AWS
5 45 (15.96%) IaaS
6 32 (11.35%) PaaS
7 13 (4.61%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (4.61%) OneDrive
8 11 (3.90%) SaaS
9 10 (3.55%) Mimecast
10 6 (2.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 6 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (2.13%) Amazon S3
10 6 (2.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (1.42%) Amazon ELB
11 4 (1.42%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (1.06%) G Suite
12 3 (1.06%) GitHub
12 3 (1.06%) Power Platform
12 3 (1.06%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 99 (35.11%) DNS
2 80 (28.37%) DHCP
3 69 (24.47%) Firewall
4 48 (17.02%) VPN
5 44 (15.60%) TCP/IP
6 43 (15.25%) SAN
7 28 (9.93%) LAN
7 28 (9.93%) Skype
8 27 (9.57%) WAN
9 21 (7.45%) NetScaler
10 20 (7.09%) Wireless
11 17 (6.03%) Remote Desktop
12 14 (4.96%) VoIP
13 13 (4.61%) Network Security
13 13 (4.61%) VLAN
14 12 (4.26%) SSL
15 11 (3.90%) DMARC
15 11 (3.90%) Internet
16 9 (3.19%) Cisco IOS
17 7 (2.48%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (21.99%) SQL Server
2 23 (8.16%) Amazon RDS
3 11 (3.90%) SQL Server 2014
3 11 (3.90%) SQL Server 2016
4 8 (2.84%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (2.13%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (0.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (0.71%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (0.71%) MySQL
6 2 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.71%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (3.55%) JIRA
2 3 (1.06%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (1.06%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.71%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.71%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.35%) GitLab
4 1 (0.35%) MSI
General
1 79 (28.01%) Finance
2 20 (7.09%) Banking
3 13 (4.61%) Law
4 9 (3.19%) Legal
5 7 (2.48%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.42%) Back Office
7 3 (1.06%) Advertising
7 3 (1.06%) Marketing
7 3 (1.06%) Public Sector
8 2 (0.71%) Games
8 2 (0.71%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.35%) Housing Association
9 1 (0.35%) Publishing
9 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (18.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 36 (12.77%) Consultant
3 35 (12.41%) Analyst
4 34 (12.06%) Support Engineer
5 33 (11.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 25 (8.87%) IT Support
7 22 (7.80%) IT Engineer
8 19 (6.74%) Administrator
8 19 (6.74%) Support Analyst
8 19 (6.74%) Systems Administrator
9 18 (6.38%) 3rd Line Support
9 18 (6.38%) Systems Engineer
10 16 (5.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 16 (5.67%) IT Support Engineer
11 15 (5.32%) Azure Engineer
11 15 (5.32%) Microsoft Consultant
12 14 (4.96%) Cloud Engineer
12 14 (4.96%) Senior Analyst
12 14 (4.96%) Server Engineer
12 14 (4.96%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.90%) LDAP
2 9 (3.19%) .NET
2 9 (3.19%) JSON
3 7 (2.48%) Web Services
4 5 (1.77%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.35%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.35%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.35%) POSIX
5 1 (0.35%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.35%) Velocity
5 1 (0.35%) XML
5 1 (0.35%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.03%) Clustering
2 16 (5.67%) Data Centre
2 16 (5.67%) Management Information System
2 16 (5.67%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (3.19%) Replication
4 8 (2.84%) Private Cloud
5 7 (2.48%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (2.13%) Fat Client
6 6 (2.13%) Thin Client
7 5 (1.77%) Blackberry
7 5 (1.77%) Eurex
8 4 (1.42%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.42%) Device Driver
8 4 (1.42%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.06%) Equities
9 3 (1.06%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.06%) iPhone
9 3 (1.06%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 281 (99.65%) Windows
2 238 (84.40%) Windows Server
3 207 (73.40%) Windows Server 2012
4 118 (41.84%) Windows 10
5 91 (32.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 68 (24.11%) Windows Server 2019
7 61 (21.63%) Windows 7
8 47 (16.67%) Linux
9 20 (7.09%) CentOS
10 16 (5.67%) Windows 8
11 13 (4.61%) Ubuntu
12 7 (2.48%) Solaris
12 7 (2.48%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (2.13%) Unix
14 5 (1.77%) Debian
14 5 (1.77%) SUSE
15 4 (1.42%) Android
15 4 (1.42%) Oracle Linux
16 3 (1.06%) Mac OS X
16 3 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (24.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 37 (13.12%) ITIL
3 32 (11.35%) DevOps
4 29 (10.28%) Migration
5 26 (9.22%) Project Management
6 24 (8.51%) Disaster Recovery
7 20 (7.09%) Line Management
7 20 (7.09%) Service Delivery
8 19 (6.74%) Incident Management
8 19 (6.74%) Problem-Solving
9 18 (6.38%) Task Automation
10 17 (6.03%) Presales
11 16 (5.67%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (5.32%) Data Privacy
13 14 (4.96%) Fintech
13 14 (4.96%) Patch Management
13 14 (4.96%) Virtual Environments
14 12 (4.26%) Computer Science
14 12 (4.26%) Mentoring
15 11 (3.90%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 120 (42.55%) PowerShell
2 54 (19.15%) SQL
3 15 (5.32%) Python
4 13 (4.61%) Bash Shell
5 5 (1.77%) C
5 5 (1.77%) Perl
6 4 (1.42%) R
7 3 (1.06%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.06%) VBScript
8 1 (0.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 61 (21.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (9.57%) Degree
3 24 (8.51%) MCP
3 24 (8.51%) MCSA
3 24 (8.51%) MCSE
4 21 (7.45%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (6.74%) ITIL Certification
6 18 (6.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (3.19%) Computer Science Degree
8 8 (2.84%) MCITP
9 7 (2.48%) CCNA
10 6 (2.13%) CCNP
11 3 (1.06%) VCP5
12 2 (0.71%) JNCIA
12 2 (0.71%) JNCIP
12 2 (0.71%) JNCIS
12 2 (0.71%) MCTS
13 1 (0.35%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.45%) SLA
2 2 (0.71%) GDPR
2 2 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 212 (75.18%) Active Directory
2 103 (36.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 78 (27.66%) Hyper-V
4 42 (14.89%) vSphere
5 37 (13.12%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (6.03%) XenApp
7 13 (4.61%) Virtual Servers
8 11 (3.90%) XenDesktop
9 10 (3.55%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (2.13%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 6 (2.13%) Terminal Server
11 4 (1.42%) Virtual Desktop
12 3 (1.06%) Firmware
12 3 (1.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.71%) Docker
13 2 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.71%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.71%) VMware NSX
13 2 (0.71%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.35%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 58 (20.57%) SCCM
2 55 (19.50%) Microsoft Intune
3 21 (7.45%) WSUS
4 15 (5.32%) SCOM
5 12 (4.26%) Microsoft Clustering
5 12 (4.26%) vRealize
6 11 (3.90%) vCenter Server
7 10 (3.55%) HP Data Protector
7 10 (3.55%) SCVMM
8 8 (2.84%) Single Sign-On
8 8 (2.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 7 (2.48%) Backup Exec
10 6 (2.13%) Ansible
10 6 (2.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 6 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (2.13%) Puppet
11 4 (1.42%) XenMobile
12 3 (1.06%) Terraform
13 2 (0.71%) FortiGate
13 2 (0.71%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 169 (59.93%) Microsoft
2 155 (54.96%) VMware
3 72 (25.53%) Cisco
4 52 (18.44%) HP
5 48 (17.02%) Citrix
6 30 (10.64%) Dell
7 29 (10.28%) Red Hat
8 20 (7.09%) Sophos
9 17 (6.03%) CheckPoint
9 17 (6.03%) SolarWinds
10 12 (4.26%) Veeam
11 11 (3.90%) F5
11 11 (3.90%) Juniper
11 11 (3.90%) MobileIron
12 10 (3.55%) Oracle
12 10 (3.55%) SonicWALL
13 9 (3.19%) Fortinet
13 9 (3.19%) Hitachi
13 9 (3.19%) Symantec
14 8 (2.84%) Bloomberg