Windows Server Jobs in the Midlands

Microsoft Windows Server
England > Midlands

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for Windows Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server over the 6 months to 24 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
24 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 44 67 47
Rank change year-on-year +23 -20 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 408 461 583
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 4.73% 4.52% 5.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.97% 31.06% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 366 354 537
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £23,400
25th Percentile £28,500 £29,000 £27,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -1.32%
75th Percentile £50,000 £53,750 £48,750
90th Percentile £57,000 £61,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.41% +3.53% -

All Operating Systems
Midlands

Windows Server 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 the Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,201 1,484 2,082
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 13.93% 14.56% 19.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,029 1,004 1,508
10th Percentile £24,696 £25,000 £23,678
25th Percentile £26,750 £31,250 £29,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -5.88%
75th Percentile £53,750 £57,141 £55,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +2.94% +2.00%

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Windows Server as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in the Midlands

Windows Server
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows Server in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Windows Server in the Midlands

Windows Server
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows Server in the Midlands over the 6 months to 24 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in the Midlands

Windows Server
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 February 2024. 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
Jobs
West Midlands +30 270 £42,500 +6.25% 92
East Midlands +12 137 £42,500 +3.03% 73
Windows Server
England

Windows Server
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 100 (24.51%) Microsoft Exchange
2 55 (13.48%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.45%) IIS
4 7 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.49%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.25%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.25%) TYPO3
7 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 41 (10.05%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.98%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.49%) CATIA
3 2 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.49%) NASTRAN
Business Applications
1 2 (0.49%) Teamcenter
2 1 (0.25%) Sage 300 ERP
2 1 (0.25%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.25%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 272 (66.67%) Microsoft 365
2 222 (54.41%) Azure
3 104 (25.49%) Entra ID
4 59 (14.46%) AWS
5 28 (6.86%) GCP
6 20 (4.90%) OneDrive
7 15 (3.68%) Google Workspace
8 9 (2.21%) Azure Logic Apps
9 8 (1.96%) Mimecast
9 8 (1.96%) SaaS
10 7 (1.72%) Azure Sentinel
11 6 (1.47%) IaaS
11 6 (1.47%) Power Platform
12 5 (1.23%) PowerApps
13 4 (0.98%) Nutanix
13 4 (0.98%) Power Automate
14 3 (0.74%) Azure Stack
14 3 (0.74%) GitHub
14 3 (0.74%) Rubrik
14 3 (0.74%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 142 (34.80%) Firewall
2 129 (31.62%) DHCP
2 129 (31.62%) DNS
3 59 (14.46%) SAN
4 53 (12.99%) TCP/IP
5 48 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
6 45 (11.03%) WAN
7 42 (10.29%) LAN
8 40 (9.80%) VLAN
9 39 (9.56%) VPN
10 24 (5.88%) Wireless
11 18 (4.41%) VoIP
12 17 (4.17%) SMTP
13 16 (3.92%) PBX
14 15 (3.68%) HTTP
15 14 (3.43%) Network Security
15 14 (3.43%) SSH
16 13 (3.19%) SSL
17 12 (2.94%) FTP
17 12 (2.94%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (7.35%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.90%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (1.23%) MySQL
3 5 (1.23%) Oracle Database
4 4 (0.98%) UniData
5 3 (0.74%) InterSystems Cache
5 3 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.49%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (0.49%) Power BI
7 1 (0.25%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.25%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 4 (0.98%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (0.74%) IBM UrbanCode
2 3 (0.74%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.49%) JIRA
4 1 (0.25%) Git
General
1 112 (27.45%) Social Skills
2 34 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 33 (8.09%) Retail
4 26 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (5.64%) Documentation Skills
6 20 (4.90%) Manufacturing
7 17 (4.17%) Finance
8 14 (3.43%) Law
9 13 (3.19%) Organisational Skills
10 11 (2.70%) Public Sector
11 10 (2.45%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 5 (1.23%) Aerospace
12 5 (1.23%) Legal
12 5 (1.23%) Marketing
13 3 (0.74%) Banking
14 2 (0.49%) Games
14 2 (0.49%) Influencing Skills
14 2 (0.49%) Local Government
15 1 (0.25%) Automotive
15 1 (0.25%) Police
Job Titles
1 97 (23.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 90 (22.06%) Support Engineer
3 89 (21.81%) IT Engineer
4 78 (19.12%) IT Support
5 58 (14.22%) Senior
6 48 (11.76%) IT Support Engineer
7 38 (9.31%) Analyst
8 26 (6.37%) 3rd Line Support
8 26 (6.37%) IT Technician
9 25 (6.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 24 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 22 (5.39%) 2nd Line Support
11 22 (5.39%) IT Manager
12 21 (5.15%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
13 19 (4.66%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 19 (4.66%) Network Engineer
14 17 (4.17%) Support Analyst
14 17 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
14 17 (4.17%) Technical Support
15 13 (3.19%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.47%) .NET
1 6 (1.47%) Web Services
2 4 (0.98%) HTML
3 3 (0.74%) AngularJS
3 3 (0.74%) jQuery
3 3 (0.74%) Middleware
3 3 (0.74%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (0.74%) React
3 3 (0.74%) REST
4 2 (0.49%) JSON
4 2 (0.49%) LAMP
4 2 (0.49%) MAPI
4 2 (0.49%) V-Ray
5 1 (0.25%) CSS
5 1 (0.25%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (11.52%) Driving Licence
2 35 (8.58%) Data Centre
3 23 (5.64%) Replication
4 16 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 12 (2.94%) Clustering
5 12 (2.94%) EFT
6 8 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
7 7 (1.72%) Onboarding
8 6 (1.47%) Private Cloud
8 6 (1.47%) Security Operations Centre
9 5 (1.23%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (0.74%) PKI
11 2 (0.49%) CCTV
11 2 (0.49%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.49%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.49%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.25%) Digital Signage
12 1 (0.25%) iPhone
12 1 (0.25%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 406 (99.51%) Windows
2 89 (21.81%) Windows 10
3 57 (13.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 55 (13.48%) Windows Server 2019
5 49 (12.01%) Windows Server 2016
6 42 (10.29%) Linux
7 21 (5.15%) Windows 7
8 15 (3.68%) Unix
9 13 (3.19%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (2.94%) Mac OS
11 10 (2.45%) Windows 8
12 9 (2.21%) Apple iOS
12 9 (2.21%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (1.47%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.98%) AIX
14 4 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.74%) SUSE
16 2 (0.49%) CentOS
16 2 (0.49%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (26.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 88 (21.57%) Problem-Solving
3 64 (15.69%) ITIL
4 59 (14.46%) Customer Service
5 41 (10.05%) Cybersecurity
6 31 (7.60%) Disaster Recovery
7 25 (6.13%) High Availability
7 25 (6.13%) Migration
8 23 (5.64%) Problem Management
9 22 (5.39%) Server Management
10 20 (4.90%) ERP
10 20 (4.90%) Project Management
11 18 (4.41%) Cloud Security
11 18 (4.41%) Project Delivery
12 16 (3.92%) DevOps
12 16 (3.92%) Proactive Monitoring
13 15 (3.68%) Kalman Filter
14 14 (3.43%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (3.43%) Performance Monitoring
15 13 (3.19%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 72 (17.65%) PowerShell
2 42 (10.29%) SQL
3 7 (1.72%) Java
4 6 (1.47%) Python
5 5 (1.23%) C#
6 4 (0.98%) TypeScript
7 3 (0.74%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.49%) Bicep
8 2 (0.49%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.25%) Bash
9 1 (0.25%) C++
9 1 (0.25%) Go
9 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (8.33%) Degree
2 23 (5.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (4.41%) DBS Check
4 15 (3.68%) CCNA
4 15 (3.68%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (3.68%) Security Cleared
5 14 (3.43%) SC Cleared
6 12 (2.94%) MCSE
7 11 (2.70%) A+ Certification
7 11 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (1.96%) MCSA
9 6 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (1.47%) Network+ Certification
10 3 (0.74%) CCA
10 3 (0.74%) CCDA
10 3 (0.74%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (0.74%) CompTIA Security+
10 3 (0.74%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.49%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.43%) SLA
2 12 (2.94%) Cyber Essentials
3 9 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.72%) GDPR
5 5 (1.23%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.49%) Accessibility
6 2 (0.49%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.25%) QA
System Software
1 280 (68.63%) Active Directory
2 159 (38.97%) Hyper-V
3 150 (36.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 36 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
5 19 (4.66%) Virtual Desktop
6 13 (3.19%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (2.21%) Terminal Services
8 8 (1.96%) Virtual Servers
8 8 (1.96%) XenApp
9 7 (1.72%) XenDesktop
10 6 (1.47%) Docker
10 6 (1.47%) vSphere
11 5 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.98%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 4 (0.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.49%) Firmware
13 2 (0.49%) NFS
13 2 (0.49%) pfSense
14 1 (0.25%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 80 (19.61%) Microsoft Intune
2 64 (15.69%) SCCM
3 15 (3.68%) WSUS
4 13 (3.19%) vCenter Server
5 11 (2.70%) AirWatch
5 11 (2.70%) SCOM
6 8 (1.96%) Failover Clustering
6 8 (1.96%) Jamf Pro
7 6 (1.47%) PaperCut
7 6 (1.47%) SmoothWall
8 5 (1.23%) Autotask
8 5 (1.23%) EdgeSight
9 3 (0.74%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 3 (0.74%) Trend Micro Deep Security
10 2 (0.49%) Ansible
10 2 (0.49%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (0.49%) Nessus
10 2 (0.49%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 270 (66.18%) Microsoft
2 212 (51.96%) VMware
3 61 (14.95%) Cisco
4 48 (11.76%) Citrix
5 44 (10.78%) Veeam
6 43 (10.54%) HP
7 30 (7.35%) Apple
8 27 (6.62%) Dell
9 24 (5.88%) Google
10 18 (4.41%) Sophos
11 16 (3.92%) Fortinet
11 16 (3.92%) Globalscape
12 15 (3.68%) ServiceNow
13 12 (2.94%) Meraki
14 11 (2.70%) Nimble Storage
14 11 (2.70%) SolarWinds
14 11 (2.70%) Symantec
14 11 (2.70%) Toshiba
15 10 (2.45%) Oracle
16 9 (2.21%) Aruba