Period
to 11 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Windows Server 2019 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2019 over the 6 months to 11 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2019
North West > Manchester
6 months to
11 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 165 203 259
Rank change year-on-year +38 +56 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2019 27 6 1
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.71% 0.14% 0.016%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.57% 0.69% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 22 5 1
10th Percentile £22,000 " "
25th Percentile £25,813 £36,250 £105,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,250 £42,500 £130,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.94% -67.31% -
75th Percentile £43,750 £43,750 £155,000
90th Percentile £47,125 £44,500 "
North West median annual salary £36,500 £27,500 £130,000
% change year-on-year +32.73% -78.85% -

Windows Server 2019 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 756 874 1,312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 19.86% 20.25% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 665 680 1,034
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £23,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +11.76% +6.25%
75th Percentile £59,375 £60,000 £55,375
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £68,375
North West median annual salary £45,000 £44,356 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.45% +10.89% -

Windows Server 2019
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Windows Server 2019 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2019 in Manchester

Windows Server 2019
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows Server 2019 in Manchester.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2019 in Manchester

Windows Server 2019
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows Server 2019 in Manchester over the 6 months to 11 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2019 in Manchester

Windows Server 2019
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 2019 within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 11 May 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
Stockport - 6 £23,000 -
Altrincham - 5 £42,500 - 1
Salford - 3 £42,000 -
Windows Server 2019
North West

For the 6 months to 11 May 2021, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2019 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 2019.

1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (85.19%) Active Directory
3 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
3 20 (74.07%) Windows Server
4 18 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (59.26%) Microsoft 365
5 16 (59.26%) Hyper-V
5 16 (59.26%) VMware
6 15 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (51.85%) Azure
7 14 (51.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2016
8 13 (48.15%) Cisco
9 12 (44.44%) SAN
9 12 (44.44%) PowerShell
10 11 (40.74%) Social Skills
11 10 (37.04%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (33.33%) DNS
13 8 (29.63%) VoIP
13 8 (29.63%) High Availability
14 7 (25.93%) Firewall
14 7 (25.93%) SharePoint
14 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
15 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
15 6 (22.22%) DHCP
15 6 (22.22%) Clustering
15 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Intune
15 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
15 6 (22.22%) Skype
15 6 (22.22%) Remote Desktop

Windows Server 2019
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 7 (25.93%) SharePoint
2 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 5 (18.52%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (7.41%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (59.26%) Microsoft 365
2 14 (51.85%) Azure
3 5 (18.52%) IaaS
4 4 (14.81%) AWS
5 3 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (11.11%) PaaS
5 3 (11.11%) Route 53
6 2 (7.41%) SaaS
7 1 (3.70%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 12 (44.44%) SAN
2 9 (33.33%) DNS
3 8 (29.63%) VoIP
4 7 (25.93%) Firewall
5 6 (22.22%) DHCP
5 6 (22.22%) Remote Desktop
5 6 (22.22%) Skype
6 5 (18.52%) MPLS
6 5 (18.52%) NAS
6 5 (18.52%) WAN
6 5 (18.52%) Wireless
7 4 (14.81%) SD-WAN
8 3 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (11.11%) LAN
8 3 (11.11%) Network Security
9 2 (7.41%) SNMP
9 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (3.70%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (40.74%) Social Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.41%) Law
4 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (18.52%) IT Support
2 5 (18.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (14.81%) IT Manager
4 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
4 3 (11.11%) IT Technician
4 3 (11.11%) Support Technician
5 2 (7.41%) Azure Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Developer
5 2 (7.41%) IT Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) COM
1 3 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (3.70%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
2 6 (22.22%) Clustering
3 5 (18.52%) iPad
3 5 (18.52%) iPhone
4 3 (11.11%) Cloud Native
4 3 (11.11%) Replication
5 1 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (74.07%) Windows Server
3 18 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2016
5 5 (18.52%) Android
5 5 (18.52%) Linux
6 4 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (3.70%) SUSE
8 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 10 (37.04%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (29.63%) High Availability
4 5 (18.52%) Asset Management
4 5 (18.52%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (18.52%) Change Control
4 5 (18.52%) Proactive Maintenance
4 5 (18.52%) Proactive Monitoring
4 5 (18.52%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (14.81%) ITIL
5 4 (14.81%) ITIL V3
5 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
6 3 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
6 3 (11.11%) DevOps
6 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure as Code
7 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (7.41%) Migration
7 2 (7.41%) Software Licensing
7 2 (7.41%) Task Automation
7 2 (7.41%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 3 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) MCITP
1 3 (11.11%) MCSE
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
1 3 (11.11%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (7.41%) CCA
2 2 (7.41%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) PMO
System Software
1 23 (85.19%) Active Directory
2 16 (59.26%) Hyper-V
3 15 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (18.52%) vSphere
5 4 (14.81%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (11.11%) Docker
6 3 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Intune
1 6 (22.22%) SCCM
2 5 (18.52%) Failover Clustering
2 5 (18.52%) FortiGate
2 5 (18.52%) ServiceCenter
3 3 (11.11%) Ansible
3 3 (11.11%) Consul
3 3 (11.11%) Grafana
3 3 (11.11%) Graphite
3 3 (11.11%) Kubernetes
3 3 (11.11%) Opsview
3 3 (11.11%) Packer
3 3 (11.11%) Prometheus
3 3 (11.11%) Terraform
4 1 (3.70%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
2 16 (59.26%) VMware
3 13 (48.15%) Cisco
4 5 (18.52%) Dell
4 5 (18.52%) HP
4 5 (18.52%) NetApp
4 5 (18.52%) Polycom
4 5 (18.52%) Proofpoint
4 5 (18.52%) SolarWinds
4 5 (18.52%) Sophos
5 3 (11.11%) LogicMonitor
5 3 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (11.11%) Symantec
5 3 (11.11%) Veeam
5 3 (11.11%) Veritas
6 2 (7.41%) Meraki
6 2 (7.41%) WatchGuard
7 1 (3.70%) Citrix
7 1 (3.70%) Red Hat