Period
to 3 August 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 3 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2016
England > North East
6 months to
3 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 81 46 91
Rank change year-on-year -35 +45 +36
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2016 22 29 17
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 1.90% 3.69% 1.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.57% 16.86% 5.92%
Number of salaries quoted 14 28 11
10th Percentile £24,250 £22,000 £20,000
25th Percentile £25,500 £22,125 £20,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,000 £28,500 £23,000
Median % change year-on-year +22.81% +23.91% -6.12%
75th Percentile £72,000 £33,000 £34,595
90th Percentile £85,000 £33,600 £48,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 the North East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 335 172 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 28.93% 21.88% 22.94%
Number of salaries quoted 292 151 179
10th Percentile £24,513 £22,125 £21,500
25th Percentile £32,500 £26,750 £28,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £35,000 £39,500
Median % change year-on-year +28.57% -11.39% +5.33%
75th Percentile £56,250 £45,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £56,450
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Windows Server 2016
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2016 in the North East

Windows Server 2016
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows Server 2016 in the North East.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2016 in the North East

Windows Server 2016
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows Server 2016 in the North East over the 6 months to 3 August 2021.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2016 in the North East

Windows Server 2016
Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 6 months to 3 August 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
Tyne and Wear -19 19 £35,000 +22.81% 4
Durham -8 3 - - 1
Windows Server 2016
England

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 North East region with a requirement for Windows Server 2016.

1 21 (95.45%) Windows
2 20 (90.91%) Active Directory
3 19 (86.36%) Windows Server
4 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
5 16 (72.73%) Azure
5 16 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (72.73%) Windows Server 2019
6 12 (54.55%) VMware
7 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (45.45%) SCCM
8 10 (45.45%) Azure Active Directory
8 10 (45.45%) Configuration Management
9 9 (40.91%) SAN
9 9 (40.91%) PowerShell
10 8 (36.36%) SCOM
10 8 (36.36%) SolarWinds
10 8 (36.36%) DevOps
10 8 (36.36%) IaaS
10 8 (36.36%) SaaS
10 8 (36.36%) PaaS
10 8 (36.36%) McAfee ePO
10 8 (36.36%) Nagios
10 8 (36.36%) McAfee
10 8 (36.36%) Change Management
10 8 (36.36%) ITSM
10 8 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 6 (27.27%) DNS
11 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
12 5 (22.73%) DHCP
12 5 (22.73%) Citrix

Windows Server 2016
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (72.73%) Azure
2 10 (45.45%) Azure Active Directory
3 8 (36.36%) IaaS
3 8 (36.36%) PaaS
3 8 (36.36%) SaaS
4 5 (22.73%) Microsoft 365
5 4 (18.18%) AWS
6 1 (4.55%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) SAN
2 6 (27.27%) DNS
3 5 (22.73%) DHCP
4 4 (18.18%) WAN
5 3 (13.64%) LAN
6 2 (9.09%) Firewall
6 2 (9.09%) VLAN
7 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (4.55%) PABX
7 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Social Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
3 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) IT Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Server Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) ICT Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Senior IT Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server Support
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Wintel Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) LDAP
1 2 (9.09%) XML
1 2 (9.09%) XML Messaging
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.55%) PKI
1 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (95.45%) Windows
2 19 (86.36%) Windows Server
3 16 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (72.73%) Windows Server 2019
4 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 3 (13.64%) Windows 10
6 2 (9.09%) Linux
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Configuration Management
2 8 (36.36%) Change Management
2 8 (36.36%) DevOps
2 8 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (36.36%) ITSM
3 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 3 (13.64%) High Availability
4 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (9.09%) Contingency Planning
5 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Maintenance
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (9.09%) Migration
5 2 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (9.09%) Process Improvement
5 2 (9.09%) SIEM
5 2 (9.09%) Wealth Management
6 1 (4.55%) Server Management
6 1 (4.55%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) PowerShell
2 3 (13.64%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) MCSA
3 1 (4.55%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 4 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (13.64%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (9.09%) Terminal Server
5 2 (9.09%) VMware Server
5 2 (9.09%) vSphere
6 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) SCCM
2 8 (36.36%) McAfee ePO
2 8 (36.36%) Nagios
2 8 (36.36%) SCOM
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (4.55%) AirWatch
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
4 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 12 (54.55%) VMware
3 8 (36.36%) McAfee
3 8 (36.36%) SolarWinds
4 5 (22.73%) Citrix
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco
6 1 (4.55%) HP
6 1 (4.55%) Mitel
6 1 (4.55%) Veritas