Period
to 28 January 2022

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 28 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2016
England > North East
6 months to
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 92 52 97
Rank change year-on-year -40 +45 +19
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2016 19 32 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 1.41% 3.34% 0.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.74% 15.84% 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 2
10th Percentile £25,900 £17,425 £23,475
25th Percentile £38,750 £24,000 £26,438
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £44,500 £32,750
Median % change year-on-year -10.11% +35.88% +2.34%
75th Percentile £47,500 £55,000 £38,938
90th Percentile £56,450 £60,875 £41,825
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,250 £38,000
% change year-on-year -0.62% +5.92% -5.00%

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 the North East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 401 202 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 29.84% 21.09% 16.39%
Number of salaries quoted 305 179 187
10th Percentile £22,600 £23,750 £19,750
25th Percentile £30,000 £30,350 £22,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year -16.67% +28.57% -12.50%
75th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £43,125
90th Percentile £64,000 £65,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,591
% change year-on-year - +9.67% -4.02%

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 28 January 2022.

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 28 January 2022. 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
Durham -2 11 £40,000 +52.38% 1
Tyne and Wear -41 8 £45,000 - 8
Windows Server 2016
England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2022, 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 15 (78.95%) PowerShell
3 14 (73.68%) VMware
3 14 (73.68%) Azure
4 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (68.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (68.42%) Hyper-V
5 12 (63.16%) XenApp
5 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (63.16%) Citrix
5 12 (63.16%) DHCP
5 12 (63.16%) DNS
6 11 (57.89%) vSphere
7 10 (52.63%) High Availability
7 10 (52.63%) Patch Management
7 10 (52.63%) Security Patching
7 10 (52.63%) TCP/IP
7 10 (52.63%) WAN
7 10 (52.63%) C#
7 10 (52.63%) VB.NET
7 10 (52.63%) .NET
7 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (52.63%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (52.63%) WSUS
7 10 (52.63%) Incident Management
8 9 (47.37%) Veritas
8 9 (47.37%) NetBackup

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 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 14 (73.68%) Azure
2 2 (10.53%) AWS
2 2 (10.53%) IaaS
2 2 (10.53%) PaaS
2 2 (10.53%) SaaS
3 1 (5.26%) Azure Logic Apps
3 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (5.26%) Mimecast
3 1 (5.26%) Nutanix
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) DHCP
1 12 (63.16%) DNS
2 10 (52.63%) TCP/IP
2 10 (52.63%) WAN
3 9 (47.37%) Fibre Channel
3 9 (47.37%) LAN
4 3 (15.79%) Firewall
5 2 (10.53%) NetScaler
6 1 (5.26%) PABX
6 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
6 1 (5.26%) VoIP
6 1 (5.26%) VSAN
6 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (21.05%) Social Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Administrator
1 9 (47.37%) Systems Administrator
1 9 (47.37%) Wintel Administrator
1 9 (47.37%) Wintel Systems Administrator
2 5 (26.32%) VMWare Administrator
3 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (10.53%) IT Technician
4 2 (10.53%) Support Technician
5 1 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) ICT Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) IT Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
1 4 (21.05%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2019
6 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (52.63%) High Availability
1 10 (52.63%) Incident Management
1 10 (52.63%) Patch Management
1 10 (52.63%) Security Patching
2 9 (47.37%) Computer Science
2 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 9 (47.37%) Mathematics
3 6 (31.58%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (21.05%) Information Management
5 4 (21.05%) Revenue Management
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) Analytics
6 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
6 2 (10.53%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (10.53%) Defect Management
6 2 (10.53%) DevOps
6 2 (10.53%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) PowerShell
2 10 (52.63%) C#
2 10 (52.63%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Degree
2 5 (26.32%) MCSE
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (21.05%) MCSA
4 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
4 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
4 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 13 (68.42%) Hyper-V
2 13 (68.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (63.16%) XenApp
4 11 (57.89%) vSphere
5 2 (10.53%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 2 (10.53%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (52.63%) WSUS
2 9 (47.37%) NetBackup
3 3 (15.79%) SCCM
3 3 (15.79%) SCOM
4 2 (10.53%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (10.53%) Nagios
4 2 (10.53%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (10.53%) SafeCom
4 2 (10.53%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (5.26%) PowerCLI
5 1 (5.26%) SCOrch
5 1 (5.26%) vCenter Server
5 1 (5.26%) vRealize
5 1 (5.26%) VxRail
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 14 (73.68%) VMware
3 12 (63.16%) Citrix
4 9 (47.37%) Veritas
5 2 (10.53%) Ivanti
5 2 (10.53%) McAfee
5 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
5 2 (10.53%) Symantec
5 2 (10.53%) ThinPrint
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco
6 1 (5.26%) Commvault
6 1 (5.26%) Intel
6 1 (5.26%) Mitel