Period
to 19 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 19 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2016
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 140 188 178
Rank change year-on-year +48 -10 +29
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2016 18 78 120
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.69% 1.21% 1.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.99% 5.69% 7.24%
Number of salaries quoted 16 72 95
Median annual salary £37,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.33% -3.85% +30.00%
10th Percentile £27,250 £21,250 £19,000
90th Percentile £59,637 £48,750 £65,000
North West median annual salary £36,500 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.82% -5.33% +25.00%

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 Manchester with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 451 1,370 1,657
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 17.41% 21.23% 22.76%
Number of salaries quoted 384 1,046 1,382
Median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,825 £23,125 £21,750
90th Percentile £66,750 £69,242 £65,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +2.56%

Windows Server 2016
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Windows Server 2016 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2016 in Manchester

Windows Server 2016
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows Server 2016 in Manchester.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2016 in Manchester

Windows Server 2016
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows Server 2016 in Manchester over the 6 months to 19 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2016 in Manchester

Windows Server 2016
Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
Stockport +31 1 £25,000 -41.86%
Salford +24 1 £40,000 -15.79%
Rochdale - 1 £37,500 - 1
Windows Server 2016
North West

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Windows Server 2016.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 12 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 11 (61.11%) Office 365
5 10 (55.56%) VMware
5 10 (55.56%) DHCP
6 9 (50.00%) DNS
6 9 (50.00%) Azure
6 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (38.89%) SQL
8 7 (38.89%) Citrix
8 7 (38.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 6 (33.33%) Windows 10
9 6 (33.33%) Firewall
9 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
9 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
10 5 (27.78%) LAN
10 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
10 5 (27.78%) WAN
10 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2019
11 4 (22.22%) Remote Desktop
11 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
11 4 (22.22%) VoIP
11 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
11 4 (22.22%) Law
11 4 (22.22%) Dell
11 4 (22.22%) Avaya

Windows Server 2016
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (16.67%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (61.11%) Office 365
2 9 (50.00%) Azure
3 4 (22.22%) AWS
4 3 (16.67%) Mimecast
5 2 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (11.11%) IaaS
6 1 (5.56%) PaaS
6 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) DHCP
2 9 (50.00%) DNS
3 6 (33.33%) Firewall
4 5 (27.78%) LAN
4 5 (27.78%) WAN
5 4 (22.22%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (22.22%) SAN
5 4 (22.22%) VoIP
6 3 (16.67%) IP Telephony
6 3 (16.67%) SNMP
7 2 (11.11%) Skype
7 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 2 (11.11%) VSAN
7 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (5.56%) BGP
8 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (5.56%) IPv4
8 1 (5.56%) OSPF
8 1 (5.56%) SSL
8 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (5.56%) MariaDB
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (22.22%) Law
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Local Government
3 1 (5.56%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix Server Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Server Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) SAML
1 2 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) .NET Core
2 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.56%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (5.56%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Replication
3 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.56%) Handset
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.56%) Smartphone
3 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (33.33%) Windows 10
6 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2019
7 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
8 2 (11.11%) Linux
9 1 (5.56%) VMS
9 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.11%) Change Management
3 2 (11.11%) High Availability
3 2 (11.11%) Information Security
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Migration
3 2 (11.11%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 2 (11.11%) Server Management
3 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.11%) Statistics
4 1 (5.56%) Coaching
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.56%) Network Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (5.56%) Software Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (11.11%) XQuery
4 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) MCP
2 1 (5.56%) MCSA
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) GDPR
2 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.56%) PMO
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.56%) DFS Replication
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Server
4 1 (5.56%) XenApp
4 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (11.11%) Nagios
2 2 (11.11%) SCCM
2 2 (11.11%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.56%) Prometheus
3 1 (5.56%) SCOM
3 1 (5.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (55.56%) VMware
3 7 (38.89%) Citrix
4 4 (22.22%) Avaya
4 4 (22.22%) Dell
4 4 (22.22%) NetApp
5 3 (16.67%) EMC
5 3 (16.67%) Veeam
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco
6 2 (11.11%) HP
6 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds
6 2 (11.11%) Wyse
7 1 (5.56%) Aruba
7 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
7 1 (5.56%) Juniper
7 1 (5.56%) NETGEAR
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle
7 1 (5.56%) Sophos
7 1 (5.56%) Splunk
7 1 (5.56%) Symantec