Period
to 28 September 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 28 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2016
England > London
6 months to
28 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 508 296 279
Rank change year-on-year -212 -17 +91
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2016 208 175 668
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.42% 0.89% 1.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.70% 4.58% 5.55%
Number of salaries quoted 173 148 575
10th Percentile £28,250 £35,000 £26,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.57% +16.67% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £73,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £69,750 £80,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% +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 7,696 3,823 12,035
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 15.60% 19.38% 21.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5,292 3,224 9,989
10th Percentile £33,750 £36,250 £29,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £47,500 £39,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - +8.33% +4.35%
75th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £98,750 £95,000 £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 28 September 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 28 September 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 -43 56 £45,000 -12.20% 13
West London -69 16 £52,500 +17.98% 7
South London -16 7 £62,500 +4.17% 3
East London -16 2 £38,750 -3.13% 5
Windows Server 2016
England

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 208 (100.00%) Windows
2 152 (73.08%) Active Directory
3 131 (62.98%) Windows Server
4 115 (55.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 109 (52.40%) Microsoft 365
6 105 (50.48%) Azure
7 104 (50.00%) Microsoft
8 87 (41.83%) Windows 10
9 82 (39.42%) PowerShell
9 82 (39.42%) Windows Server 2019
10 76 (36.54%) Firewall
11 75 (36.06%) VMware
12 73 (35.10%) DNS
13 69 (33.17%) DHCP
14 62 (29.81%) Social Skills
15 58 (27.88%) Windows Server 2008
16 57 (27.40%) Azure Active Directory
17 54 (25.96%) SQL
18 51 (24.52%) AWS
19 48 (23.08%) TCP/IP
20 47 (22.60%) VMware Infrastructure
21 46 (22.12%) SQL Server
22 45 (21.63%) Citrix
23 42 (20.19%) Cisco
24 41 (19.71%) WAN
24 41 (19.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
25 40 (19.23%) ITIL
25 40 (19.23%) Linux
26 39 (18.75%) Finance
27 38 (18.27%) Microsoft Office

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 33 (15.87%) MS Exchange
2 32 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 31 (14.90%) IIS
4 20 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2013
5 18 (8.65%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (4.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (3.85%) Apache
7 8 (3.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 8 (3.85%) Tomcat
7 8 (3.85%) WebLogic
8 7 (3.37%) Skype for Business
9 4 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.96%) CMS
12 1 (0.48%) ArcGIS
12 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.48%) nginx
Applications
1 38 (18.27%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (5.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (3.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.92%) BambooHR
2 3 (1.44%) Exchequer
2 3 (1.44%) Magento
2 3 (1.44%) Sage 300 ERP
2 3 (1.44%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.48%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 109 (52.40%) Microsoft 365
2 105 (50.48%) Azure
3 57 (27.40%) Azure Active Directory
4 51 (24.52%) AWS
5 13 (6.25%) SaaS
6 9 (4.33%) Google Workspace
6 9 (4.33%) Mimecast
7 8 (3.85%) IaaS
8 6 (2.88%) PaaS
9 4 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (1.92%) OneDrive
10 3 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (1.44%) Power Platform
11 2 (0.96%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.96%) AWS OpsWorks
11 2 (0.96%) Serverless
12 1 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.48%) GCP
12 1 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 76 (36.54%) Firewall
2 73 (35.10%) DNS
3 69 (33.17%) DHCP
4 48 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 41 (19.71%) WAN
6 37 (17.79%) LAN
6 37 (17.79%) VPN
7 19 (9.13%) VoIP
8 17 (8.17%) Wi-Fi
9 15 (7.21%) SAN
10 11 (5.29%) VLAN
10 11 (5.29%) Wireless
11 10 (4.81%) HTTP
12 9 (4.33%) Network Security
13 8 (3.85%) BGP
14 7 (3.37%) Cisco IOS
14 7 (3.37%) DSL
15 6 (2.88%) Fibre Channel
16 5 (2.40%) Internet
16 5 (2.40%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (22.12%) SQL Server
2 26 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 19 (9.13%) SQL Server 2014
4 12 (5.77%) SQL Server 2017
5 9 (4.33%) MySQL
5 9 (4.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (4.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.88%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (1.44%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.44%) Data Vault
7 3 (1.44%) MS Access
7 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.96%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.48%) GIS
9 1 (0.48%) Power BI
9 1 (0.48%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (4.81%) JIRA
2 4 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.48%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio
General
1 62 (29.81%) Social Skills
2 39 (18.75%) Finance
3 24 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (6.25%) Legal
5 12 (5.77%) French Language
5 12 (5.77%) Law
6 10 (4.81%) Banking
7 6 (2.88%) Financial Institution
7 6 (2.88%) Marketing
8 5 (2.40%) Documentation Skills
8 5 (2.40%) Organisational Skills
9 3 (1.44%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.96%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.96%) Back Office
10 2 (0.96%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.48%) Danish Language
11 1 (0.48%) Front Office
11 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.48%) Japanese Language
11 1 (0.48%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 40 (19.23%) Analyst
2 30 (14.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 27 (12.98%) Support Analyst
4 25 (12.02%) IT Engineer
4 25 (12.02%) IT Support
5 22 (10.58%) Support Engineer
6 19 (9.13%) Windows Engineer
7 15 (7.21%) Developer
8 13 (6.25%) Active Directory Engineer
8 13 (6.25%) Senior IT Engineer
9 12 (5.77%) .NET Developer
9 12 (5.77%) ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (5.77%) Azure Engineer
9 12 (5.77%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (5.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (5.77%) C# Developer
9 12 (5.77%) IT Analyst
9 12 (5.77%) SQL Developer
10 11 (5.29%) Administrator
10 11 (5.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (11.54%) .NET
2 14 (6.73%) ASP.NET
2 14 (6.73%) WSH
3 11 (5.29%) HTML
4 8 (3.85%) JSON
4 8 (3.85%) LAMP
4 8 (3.85%) OC4J
5 4 (1.92%) ARM Templates
5 4 (1.92%) Classic ASP
6 3 (1.44%) COM
6 3 (1.44%) CSS
6 3 (1.44%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (1.44%) OpenID
7 2 (0.96%) Software Packaging
7 2 (0.96%) Web Services
8 1 (0.48%) Middleware
8 1 (0.48%) OAuth
8 1 (0.48%) SAML
8 1 (0.48%) WCF
8 1 (0.48%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.62%) Data Centre
2 16 (7.69%) User Experience
3 8 (3.85%) EMC VNX
3 8 (3.85%) PMI
4 7 (3.37%) Hedge funds
4 7 (3.37%) iPhone
5 5 (2.40%) Blackberry
5 5 (2.40%) iPad
5 5 (2.40%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (2.40%) Symmetrix
6 4 (1.92%) Clustering
6 4 (1.92%) PKI
6 4 (1.92%) Replication
6 4 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.44%) Cloud Native
8 2 (0.96%) EMC VNXe
8 2 (0.96%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.96%) Fibre Optics
8 2 (0.96%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.96%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 208 (100.00%) Windows
2 131 (62.98%) Windows Server
3 115 (55.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 87 (41.83%) Windows 10
5 82 (39.42%) Windows Server 2019
6 58 (27.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 40 (19.23%) Linux
8 24 (11.54%) Windows 7
9 23 (11.06%) Mac OS X
10 14 (6.73%) SUSE
11 12 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (4.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (3.85%) Android
13 8 (3.85%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 4 (1.92%) Ubuntu
14 4 (1.92%) Unix
14 4 (1.92%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.96%) CentOS
15 2 (0.96%) Solaris
15 2 (0.96%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (19.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 40 (19.23%) ITIL
3 34 (16.35%) Problem-Solving
4 25 (12.02%) Computer Science
5 24 (11.54%) Service Delivery
6 23 (11.06%) Project Management
7 22 (10.58%) Cybersecurity
7 22 (10.58%) DevOps
8 20 (9.62%) Project Delivery
9 16 (7.69%) Asset Management
10 15 (7.21%) Root Cause Analysis
11 13 (6.25%) IT Governance
12 12 (5.77%) Change Management
12 12 (5.77%) Data Loss Prevention
12 12 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (5.77%) Migration
12 12 (5.77%) OO
12 12 (5.77%) OOP
13 11 (5.29%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (4.81%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (39.42%) PowerShell
2 54 (25.96%) SQL
3 18 (8.65%) Bash Shell
4 13 (6.25%) C#
5 12 (5.77%) T-SQL
6 11 (5.29%) C
7 10 (4.81%) Python
8 9 (4.33%) Java
8 9 (4.33%) Perl
9 8 (3.85%) Korn
10 5 (2.40%) VB
11 4 (1.92%) C++
12 3 (1.44%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.96%) VBScript
14 1 (0.48%) Scala
Qualifications
1 28 (13.46%) Degree
2 25 (12.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (9.62%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (7.69%) MCP
6 15 (7.21%) CCNA
7 13 (6.25%) MCSA
8 11 (5.29%) MCITP
8 11 (5.29%) PMI Certification
9 9 (4.33%) CCNP
9 9 (4.33%) MCSE
10 8 (3.85%) MCDST
11 6 (2.88%) Security Cleared
12 4 (1.92%) AWS Certification
13 3 (1.44%) DV Cleared
13 3 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (1.44%) PMP
13 3 (1.44%) SC Cleared
14 2 (0.96%) CCDA
14 2 (0.96%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.62%) SLA
2 6 (2.88%) GDPR
2 6 (2.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 152 (73.08%) Active Directory
2 47 (22.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (8.65%) Hyper-V
4 15 (7.21%) vSphere
5 14 (6.73%) XenDesktop
6 13 (6.25%) XenApp
7 12 (5.77%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (4.33%) Virtual Desktop
9 7 (3.37%) Docker
9 7 (3.37%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (1.92%) VMware NSX
11 3 (1.44%) Terminal Services
11 3 (1.44%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.96%) Firmware
12 2 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.48%) KVM
13 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.48%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 25 (12.02%) SCCM
2 20 (9.62%) Terraform
3 19 (9.13%) Microsoft Intune
4 9 (4.33%) Nagios
5 8 (3.85%) Ansible
6 5 (2.40%) Cisco CUCM
6 5 (2.40%) SCOM
6 5 (2.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 4 (1.92%) Backup Exec
7 4 (1.92%) Kubernetes
7 4 (1.92%) Packer
7 4 (1.92%) ServiceCenter
8 3 (1.44%) Consul
8 3 (1.44%) Grafana
8 3 (1.44%) Graphite
8 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (1.44%) Opsview
8 3 (1.44%) Prometheus
8 3 (1.44%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.96%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 104 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 75 (36.06%) VMware
3 45 (21.63%) Citrix
4 42 (20.19%) Cisco
5 21 (10.10%) Dell
6 20 (9.62%) HP
7 19 (9.13%) Oracle
8 17 (8.17%) ServiceNow
8 17 (8.17%) Sophos
8 17 (8.17%) Veeam
9 13 (6.25%) Meraki
10 12 (5.77%) EMC
11 11 (5.29%) CheckPoint
11 11 (5.29%) Palo Alto
12 10 (4.81%) Okta
12 10 (4.81%) Red Hat
12 10 (4.81%) SolarWinds
13 9 (4.33%) Bloomberg
13 9 (4.33%) Reuters
13 9 (4.33%) Symantec