Period
to 18 January 2021

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 18 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2016
England > London
6 months to
18 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 346 282 316
Rank change year-on-year -64 +34 +124
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2016 162 583 654
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.68% 1.14% 1.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.74% 5.41% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 177 515 585
Median annual salary £60,000 £41,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.34% -8.89% -
10th Percentile £31,972 £26,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,500 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £41,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.41% -2.50% +2.56%

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 4,329 10,773 14,240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 18.15% 21.16% 22.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3,572 8,825 11,927
Median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% -4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £35,000 £28,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -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 18 January 2021.

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 18 January 2021. 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 +48 53 £75,000 +92.31% 11
West London +50 18 £46,000 +15.00% 3
East London +17 4 £40,000 +6.67% 1
South London +10 3 £60,000 +84.62%
North London - 1 £32,000 -
Windows Server 2016
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2021, 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.

1 162 (100.00%) Windows
2 127 (78.40%) Active Directory
3 126 (77.78%) Windows Server
4 103 (63.58%) Azure
4 103 (63.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 97 (59.88%) Microsoft
6 93 (57.41%) PowerShell
7 79 (48.77%) VMware
8 74 (45.68%) Office 365
9 70 (43.21%) Windows 10
10 65 (40.12%) Windows Server 2019
11 56 (34.57%) SCCM
12 55 (33.95%) VMware Infrastructure
13 49 (30.25%) DNS
13 49 (30.25%) Cisco
14 48 (29.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 48 (29.63%) Azure Active Directory
15 47 (29.01%) Windows Server 2008
16 46 (28.40%) Finance
17 40 (24.69%) DHCP
18 38 (23.46%) TCP/IP
18 38 (23.46%) Firewall
19 37 (22.84%) Windows 7
20 35 (21.60%) ITIL
21 34 (20.99%) Citrix
22 33 (20.37%) LAN
23 31 (19.14%) WAN
23 31 (19.14%) Microsoft Intune
24 30 (18.52%) SharePoint
25 28 (17.28%) Microsoft Certification

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 30 (18.52%) SharePoint
2 26 (16.05%) MS Exchange
3 16 (9.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (9.88%) Skype for Business
4 15 (9.26%) IIS
5 7 (4.32%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (2.47%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.23%) Apache
8 2 (1.23%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 21 (12.96%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 103 (63.58%) Azure
2 74 (45.68%) Office 365
3 48 (29.63%) Azure Active Directory
4 23 (14.20%) IaaS
5 19 (11.73%) SaaS
6 17 (10.49%) AWS
7 15 (9.26%) PaaS
8 11 (6.79%) OneDrive
9 10 (6.17%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (3.09%) G Suite
10 5 (3.09%) Power Platform
11 4 (2.47%) GCP
11 4 (2.47%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.62%) Dropbox
12 1 (0.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 49 (30.25%) DNS
2 40 (24.69%) DHCP
3 38 (23.46%) Firewall
3 38 (23.46%) TCP/IP
4 33 (20.37%) LAN
5 31 (19.14%) WAN
6 27 (16.67%) VPN
7 24 (14.81%) Skype
8 23 (14.20%) VoIP
9 20 (12.35%) NetScaler
10 17 (10.49%) SAN
11 12 (7.41%) Cisco IOS
12 11 (6.79%) Internet
12 11 (6.79%) Wi-Fi
13 10 (6.17%) VLAN
13 10 (6.17%) Wireless
14 8 (4.94%) Unified Communications
14 8 (4.94%) VSAN
15 7 (4.32%) Network Security
15 7 (4.32%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.96%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (3.09%) Hadoop
4 4 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.47%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (1.23%) Apache Ignite
5 2 (1.23%) Big Data
5 2 (1.23%) MySQL
5 2 (1.23%) Power BI
6 1 (0.62%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.85%) JIRA
2 2 (1.23%) InstallShield
2 2 (1.23%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.23%) MSI
General
1 46 (28.40%) Finance
2 18 (11.11%) Law
3 15 (9.26%) Banking
4 8 (4.94%) Legal
5 4 (2.47%) Housing Association
6 3 (1.85%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.23%) Electronics
7 2 (1.23%) Games
7 2 (1.23%) Local Government
7 2 (1.23%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.23%) Marketing
7 2 (1.23%) Public Sector
7 2 (1.23%) Publishing
7 2 (1.23%) Retail
8 1 (0.62%) German Language
Job Titles
1 34 (20.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (13.58%) IT Engineer
3 16 (9.88%) VMware Engineer
4 15 (9.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 15 (9.26%) Architect
4 15 (9.26%) Systems Engineer
5 14 (8.64%) Infrastructure Architect
6 12 (7.41%) Server Engineer
6 12 (7.41%) Support Engineer
7 11 (6.79%) Azure Engineer
7 11 (6.79%) IT Support
8 10 (6.17%) 3rd Line Support
8 10 (6.17%) Windows Engineer
9 9 (5.56%) Administrator
9 9 (5.56%) Analyst
9 9 (5.56%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (5.56%) Team Leader
10 8 (4.94%) PowerShell Engineer
10 8 (4.94%) Storage and Backup Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.09%) .NET
1 5 (3.09%) JSON
1 5 (3.09%) Kafka
2 3 (1.85%) OAuth
2 3 (1.85%) OpenID
2 3 (1.85%) SAML
2 3 (1.85%) WSH
3 2 (1.23%) LAMP
3 2 (1.23%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.64%) Data Centre
2 12 (7.41%) Client/Server
2 12 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 10 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.17%) Smartphone
4 8 (4.94%) EMC VNXe
4 8 (4.94%) Enterprise Storage
4 8 (4.94%) FlexPod
4 8 (4.94%) PKI
4 8 (4.94%) User Experience
4 8 (4.94%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 8 (4.94%) Wiki
5 7 (4.32%) Clustering
5 7 (4.32%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (3.70%) Public Cloud
7 5 (3.09%) Blackberry
7 5 (3.09%) Derivative
7 5 (3.09%) Hedge funds
8 4 (2.47%) Fat Client
8 4 (2.47%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 162 (100.00%) Windows
2 126 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 103 (63.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 70 (43.21%) Windows 10
5 65 (40.12%) Windows Server 2019
6 47 (29.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 37 (22.84%) Windows 7
8 17 (10.49%) Linux
9 8 (4.94%) Android
10 7 (4.32%) Mac OS
11 6 (3.70%) Windows 8
12 4 (2.47%) Debian
12 4 (2.47%) Ubuntu
12 4 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (1.23%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.23%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.23%) SUSE
13 2 (1.23%) Unix
14 1 (0.62%) Check Point GAiA
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (29.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 35 (21.60%) ITIL
3 21 (12.96%) Service Delivery
4 20 (12.35%) DevOps
5 19 (11.73%) Migration
6 18 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
7 17 (10.49%) Project Management
8 15 (9.26%) Kalman Filter
8 15 (9.26%) Patch Management
9 14 (8.64%) Project Delivery
10 13 (8.02%) Disaster Recovery
10 13 (8.02%) Incident Management
11 11 (6.79%) Change Management
11 11 (6.79%) Proactive Monitoring
11 11 (6.79%) TOGAF
12 10 (6.17%) Architecture Roadmap
12 10 (6.17%) Data Privacy
13 9 (5.56%) Document Management
13 9 (5.56%) Information Security
13 9 (5.56%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (57.41%) PowerShell
2 27 (16.67%) SQL
3 15 (9.26%) Python
4 10 (6.17%) Bash Shell
5 5 (3.09%) C#
5 5 (3.09%) Java
5 5 (3.09%) VBScript
6 4 (2.47%) Perl
7 3 (1.85%) VB
8 2 (1.23%) C
8 2 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (17.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (9.88%) MCSE
3 10 (6.17%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (6.17%) MCSA
4 9 (5.56%) CCNA
4 9 (5.56%) Degree
4 9 (5.56%) MCITP
5 8 (4.94%) MCP
6 7 (4.32%) CISSP
7 6 (3.70%) AWS Certification
7 6 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (3.09%) MCDST
9 3 (1.85%) CCA
9 3 (1.85%) CCNP
9 3 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (1.85%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.85%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.23%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.32%) SLA
2 3 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.23%) GDPR
4 1 (0.62%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.62%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (0.62%) ISO 22301
4 1 (0.62%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 127 (78.40%) Active Directory
2 55 (33.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (13.58%) XenApp
4 20 (12.35%) Hyper-V
5 15 (9.26%) vSphere
5 15 (9.26%) XenDesktop
6 14 (8.64%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (5.56%) Virtual Desktop
8 8 (4.94%) Virtual Servers
9 6 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (2.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (2.47%) VMware NSX
11 2 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (1.23%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 56 (34.57%) SCCM
2 31 (19.14%) Microsoft Intune
3 24 (14.81%) SCOM
4 15 (9.26%) Single Sign-On
5 9 (5.56%) WSUS
6 8 (4.94%) SCOrch
6 8 (4.94%) vCenter Server
7 7 (4.32%) CASB
8 5 (3.09%) AirWatch
8 5 (3.09%) Cisco CUCM
8 5 (3.09%) Nagios
9 4 (2.47%) Kubernetes
9 4 (2.47%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (2.47%) ServiceCenter
10 3 (1.85%) Jamf Pro
10 3 (1.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 2 (1.23%) Failover Clustering
11 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Clustering
11 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 2 (1.23%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 97 (59.88%) Microsoft
2 79 (48.77%) VMware
3 49 (30.25%) Cisco
4 34 (20.99%) Citrix
5 21 (12.96%) HP
6 20 (12.35%) Dell
6 20 (12.35%) Sophos
7 15 (9.26%) SolarWinds
8 14 (8.64%) Apple
9 13 (8.02%) EMC
10 11 (6.79%) Mitel
11 9 (5.56%) CheckPoint
11 9 (5.56%) Google
11 9 (5.56%) Meraki
12 8 (4.94%) Isilon
12 8 (4.94%) NetApp
12 8 (4.94%) Oracle
13 7 (4.32%) ServiceNow
14 6 (3.70%) Canon
14 6 (3.70%) RightFax