Period
to 25 June 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 25 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2016
England > London
6 months to
25 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 462 304 302
Rank change year-on-year -158 -2 +60
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2016 181 336 655
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.45% 1.01% 1.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.69% 5.20% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 166 292 568
10th Percentile £31,611 £31,375 £27,925
25th Percentile £36,250 £38,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,438 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £79,375 £74,875 £70,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% -

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 6,735 6,466 12,553
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 16.65% 19.35% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4,893 5,331 10,580
10th Percentile £35,800 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £48,750 £42,719 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% - +6.19%
75th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £93,750 £92,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -1 42 £57,500 +4.55% 6
West London +1 20 £52,500 +11.11% 4
East London +11 4 £38,750 +37.17% 3
South London -11 3 £37,500 +50.00% 1
North London +22 1 £32,500 -22.62%
Windows Server 2016
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 173 (95.58%) Windows
2 136 (75.14%) Active Directory
3 128 (70.72%) Microsoft
4 116 (64.09%) Windows Server
5 104 (57.46%) Microsoft 365
6 103 (56.91%) Azure
7 87 (48.07%) PowerShell
7 87 (48.07%) VMware
8 80 (44.20%) Windows Server 2012
9 66 (36.46%) Windows 10
10 64 (35.36%) Windows Server 2019
11 63 (34.81%) DNS
12 62 (34.25%) VMware Infrastructure
13 58 (32.04%) Azure Active Directory
14 56 (30.94%) Windows Server 2008
15 51 (28.18%) Firewall
16 50 (27.62%) DHCP
17 49 (27.07%) SQL
18 44 (24.31%) Microsoft Office
19 43 (23.76%) SQL Server
20 42 (23.20%) Citrix
21 40 (22.10%) MS Exchange
21 40 (22.10%) SharePoint
21 40 (22.10%) TCP/IP
21 40 (22.10%) Finance
22 38 (20.99%) Infrastructure Engineering
23 35 (19.34%) LAN
24 34 (18.78%) Cisco
24 34 (18.78%) ITIL
25 33 (18.23%) WAN

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 40 (22.10%) MS Exchange
1 40 (22.10%) SharePoint
2 24 (13.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (11.05%) IIS
4 13 (7.18%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (6.63%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (3.87%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.10%) Apache
7 2 (1.10%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (1.10%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.10%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.55%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.55%) nginx
8 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 44 (24.31%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.66%) Exchequer
1 3 (1.66%) Magento
1 3 (1.66%) Sage 300 ERP
1 3 (1.66%) Sage CRM
2 1 (0.55%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.55%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 104 (57.46%) Microsoft 365
2 103 (56.91%) Azure
3 58 (32.04%) Azure Active Directory
4 22 (12.15%) AWS
5 13 (7.18%) Mimecast
6 8 (4.42%) OneDrive
6 8 (4.42%) Power Platform
7 7 (3.87%) IaaS
7 7 (3.87%) PaaS
8 6 (3.31%) SaaS
9 3 (1.66%) Google Workspace
9 3 (1.66%) GoToWebinar
10 2 (1.10%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.55%) Azure Event Grid
11 1 (0.55%) Azure Logic Apps
11 1 (0.55%) GCP
11 1 (0.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 63 (34.81%) DNS
2 51 (28.18%) Firewall
3 50 (27.62%) DHCP
4 40 (22.10%) TCP/IP
5 35 (19.34%) LAN
6 33 (18.23%) WAN
7 27 (14.92%) VPN
8 23 (12.71%) VoIP
9 9 (4.97%) VLAN
10 8 (4.42%) Fibre Channel
10 8 (4.42%) SAN
10 8 (4.42%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (3.87%) VSAN
11 7 (3.87%) Wireless
12 6 (3.31%) Internet
13 5 (2.76%) Network Security
14 4 (2.21%) Cisco IOS
14 4 (2.21%) Intranet
14 4 (2.21%) PBX
15 3 (1.66%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (23.76%) SQL Server
2 24 (13.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 21 (11.60%) SQL Server 2014
4 14 (7.73%) SQL Server 2017
5 3 (1.66%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (1.66%) Data Vault
5 3 (1.66%) MS Access
5 3 (1.66%) MySQL
5 3 (1.66%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.10%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.55%) GIS
7 1 (0.55%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (4.42%) JIRA
2 3 (1.66%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.55%) GitLab
General
1 40 (22.10%) Finance
2 33 (18.23%) Social Skills
3 21 (11.60%) Banking
4 16 (8.84%) Law
4 16 (8.84%) Legal
5 14 (7.73%) French Language
6 9 (4.97%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (4.97%) Manufacturing
7 8 (4.42%) Marketing
8 5 (2.76%) Financial Institution
8 5 (2.76%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.66%) Electronics
9 3 (1.66%) Public Sector
9 3 (1.66%) Retail
10 2 (1.10%) Documentation Skills
11 1 (0.55%) Advertising
11 1 (0.55%) Front Office
11 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.55%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 30 (16.57%) Analyst
2 22 (12.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 20 (11.05%) Windows Engineer
4 18 (9.94%) Developer
5 17 (9.39%) VMware Engineer
6 16 (8.84%) Server Engineer
6 16 (8.84%) Support Analyst
7 14 (7.73%) .NET Developer
7 14 (7.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 14 (7.73%) ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (7.73%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (7.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (7.73%) C# Developer
7 14 (7.73%) SQL Developer
7 14 (7.73%) Systems Engineer
8 13 (7.18%) Senior Windows Engineer
8 13 (7.18%) Windows Server Engineer
9 12 (6.63%) Senior Server Engineer
9 12 (6.63%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
9 12 (6.63%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (9.39%) .NET
2 14 (7.73%) ASP.NET
3 8 (4.42%) OpenID
4 7 (3.87%) JSON
5 6 (3.31%) OAuth
5 6 (3.31%) SAML
6 5 (2.76%) HTML
6 5 (2.76%) WSH
7 3 (1.66%) COM
7 3 (1.66%) CSS
7 3 (1.66%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (1.66%) POSIX
8 2 (1.10%) Kafka
8 2 (1.10%) LAMP
8 2 (1.10%) OC4J
8 2 (1.10%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.29%) Hedge funds
2 10 (5.52%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.31%) Client/Server
3 6 (3.31%) Clustering
3 6 (3.31%) EMC VNXe
3 6 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (3.31%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (3.31%) FlexPod
3 6 (3.31%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (3.31%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 5 (2.76%) EMC VNX
4 5 (2.76%) iPhone
4 5 (2.76%) Symmetrix
5 4 (2.21%) PKI
6 3 (1.66%) Blog
6 3 (1.66%) Cloud Native
6 3 (1.66%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (1.66%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.10%) Derivative
7 2 (1.10%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 173 (95.58%) Windows
2 116 (64.09%) Windows Server
3 80 (44.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 66 (36.46%) Windows 10
5 64 (35.36%) Windows Server 2019
6 56 (30.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 33 (18.23%) Windows 7
8 32 (17.68%) Linux
9 13 (7.18%) Android
10 8 (4.42%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (3.87%) Mac OS
12 5 (2.76%) Mac OS X
12 5 (2.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (2.76%) SUSE
13 4 (2.21%) Windows 8
14 3 (1.66%) Ubuntu
15 2 (1.10%) Apple iOS
15 2 (1.10%) CentOS
15 2 (1.10%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 2 (1.10%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (20.99%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 34 (18.78%) ITIL
3 31 (17.13%) Problem-Solving
4 22 (12.15%) Service Delivery
5 18 (9.94%) Project Delivery
6 16 (8.84%) DevOps
6 16 (8.84%) OO
7 15 (8.29%) Asset Management
7 15 (8.29%) Project Management
8 14 (7.73%) Computer Science
8 14 (7.73%) OOP
9 12 (6.63%) Migration
9 12 (6.63%) Mobile Device Management
9 12 (6.63%) Root Cause Analysis
9 12 (6.63%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 11 (6.08%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (5.52%) Cybersecurity
11 10 (5.52%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (4.42%) Proactive Monitoring
13 7 (3.87%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 87 (48.07%) PowerShell
2 49 (27.07%) SQL
3 16 (8.84%) C#
4 14 (7.73%) T-SQL
5 10 (5.52%) Python
6 7 (3.87%) Bash Shell
7 5 (2.76%) C
8 4 (2.21%) Java
8 4 (2.21%) VBScript
9 3 (1.66%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.66%) Perl
10 2 (1.10%) Korn
11 1 (0.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (7.73%) Computer Science Degree
1 14 (7.73%) Degree
1 14 (7.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (4.42%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.87%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (3.87%) MCSE
4 6 (3.31%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (2.76%) MCITP
5 5 (2.76%) MCP
5 5 (2.76%) MCSA
5 5 (2.76%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.21%) CCNA
7 3 (1.66%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.66%) MCDST
8 2 (1.10%) AWS Certification
8 2 (1.10%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.55%) CCNP
9 1 (0.55%) CISSP
9 1 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.97%) SLA
2 8 (4.42%) GDPR
3 5 (2.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 136 (75.14%) Active Directory
2 62 (34.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (10.50%) Hyper-V
4 14 (7.73%) vSphere
5 12 (6.63%) Virtual Servers
5 12 (6.63%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (6.08%) VMware NSX
7 10 (5.52%) Docker
7 10 (5.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 8 (4.42%) XenDesktop
9 7 (3.87%) XenApp
10 5 (2.76%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (2.21%) Virtual Desktop
12 3 (1.66%) Terminal Services
12 3 (1.66%) Virtual Machines
13 2 (1.10%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.55%) KVM
14 1 (0.55%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 30 (16.57%) SCCM
2 20 (11.05%) Microsoft Intune
3 14 (7.73%) SCOM
4 12 (6.63%) Single Sign-On
5 9 (4.97%) Kubernetes
6 6 (3.31%) Ansible
6 6 (3.31%) Jamf Pro
6 6 (3.31%) vCenter Server
7 5 (2.76%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 5 (2.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (2.21%) vMotion
9 3 (1.66%) Consul
9 3 (1.66%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (1.66%) Grafana
9 3 (1.66%) Graphite
9 3 (1.66%) MaaS360
9 3 (1.66%) Packer
9 3 (1.66%) PaperCut
9 3 (1.66%) Prometheus
9 3 (1.66%) Terraform
Vendors
1 128 (70.72%) Microsoft
2 87 (48.07%) VMware
3 42 (23.20%) Citrix
4 34 (18.78%) Cisco
5 18 (9.94%) ServiceNow
6 17 (9.39%) Dell
6 17 (9.39%) HP
7 16 (8.84%) Veeam
8 14 (7.73%) EMC
9 12 (6.63%) Oracle
10 11 (6.08%) Apple
11 10 (5.52%) SolarWinds
12 9 (4.97%) Sophos
13 8 (4.42%) iManage
13 8 (4.42%) Meraki
13 8 (4.42%) NetApp
13 8 (4.42%) SonicWALL
14 6 (3.31%) CheckPoint
14 6 (3.31%) Isilon
14 6 (3.31%) Symantec