Period
to 19 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 19 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
England > North East
6 months to
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 52 45
Rank change year-on-year +19 -7 -14
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 85 82 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 6.58% 4.69% 5.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.24% 24.48% 24.16%
Number of salaries quoted 43 79 59
North East median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% -
10th Percentile £21,400 £20,850 £26,150
90th Percentile £59,233 £49,800 £42,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 North East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 301 335 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 23.32% 19.15% 21.18%
Number of salaries quoted 198 290 242
North East median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +11.11% -3.08%
10th Percentile £22,000 £20,813 £21,250
90th Percentile £59,233 £56,250 £43,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in the North East

Windows Server
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server in the North East.

Salary trend for Windows Server in the North East

Windows Server
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server in the North East over the 6 months to 19 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in the North East

Windows Server
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 within the North East region over the 6 months to 19 May 2019. 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 +24 72 £43,250 +33.08% 5
Durham -12 12 £31,250 +20.19%
Northumberland - 1 £24,500 -
Windows Server
England

For the 6 months to 19 May 2019, IT jobs citing Windows Server 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.

1 85 (100.00%) Windows
2 58 (68.24%) Microsoft
3 53 (62.35%) Active Directory
4 45 (52.94%) Office 365
5 43 (50.59%) Microsoft Azure
6 37 (43.53%) PowerShell
7 33 (38.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 33 (38.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 31 (36.47%) SLA
9 30 (35.29%) MCSA
10 27 (31.76%) ITIL
11 25 (29.41%) Skype
12 24 (28.24%) Skype for Business
12 24 (28.24%) SharePoint
13 21 (24.71%) Linux
14 20 (23.53%) VMware
15 19 (22.35%) Validation
15 19 (22.35%) Problem-Solving
16 18 (21.18%) CMS
16 18 (21.18%) SQL Server
17 17 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
18 14 (16.47%) Windows 10
18 14 (16.47%) Hyper-V
18 14 (16.47%) SQL
19 13 (15.29%) MCSE
19 13 (15.29%) DNS
19 13 (15.29%) Cisco
19 13 (15.29%) Agile Software Development
19 13 (15.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 11 (12.94%) Microsoft Office

Windows Server
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 24 (28.24%) SharePoint
1 24 (28.24%) Skype for Business
2 18 (21.18%) CMS
3 7 (8.24%) IIS
3 7 (8.24%) MS Exchange
4 6 (7.06%) Apache
5 2 (2.35%) WordPress
6 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.18%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (12.94%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.18%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 45 (52.94%) Office 365
2 43 (50.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (8.24%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (7.06%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.35%) PaaS
5 2 (2.35%) Power Platform
5 2 (2.35%) PowerApps
6 1 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.18%) IaaS
6 1 (1.18%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (29.41%) Skype
2 13 (15.29%) DNS
3 9 (10.59%) DHCP
3 9 (10.59%) LAN
4 8 (9.41%) WAN
5 7 (8.24%) SAN
6 6 (7.06%) SSL
7 5 (5.88%) Unified Communications
8 4 (4.71%) Firewall
9 3 (3.53%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (3.53%) Intranet
9 3 (3.53%) VSAN
9 3 (3.53%) Wireless
10 2 (2.35%) Extranet
10 2 (2.35%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (2.35%) TCP/IP
11 1 (1.18%) Cisco Firepower
11 1 (1.18%) FTP
11 1 (1.18%) VoIP
11 1 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.35%) MySQL
2 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.18%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.18%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.18%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (3.53%) Finance
2 1 (1.18%) General Ledger
2 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.18%) Retail
2 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (37.65%) Analyst
2 18 (21.18%) Senior Analyst
2 18 (21.18%) Support Analyst
3 15 (17.65%) Infrastructure Support
4 13 (15.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 12 (14.12%) Consultant
5 12 (14.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (14.12%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 12 (14.12%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 12 (14.12%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 12 (14.12%) Senior Support Analyst
6 7 (8.24%) Azure Consultant
6 7 (8.24%) Microsoft Consultant
6 7 (8.24%) Microsoft Engineer
6 7 (8.24%) Support Engineer
7 6 (7.06%) Integration Specialist
7 6 (7.06%) IT Support
7 6 (7.06%) Security Engineer
7 6 (7.06%) Technical Specialist
8 5 (5.88%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.06%) XML
1 6 (7.06%) XML Messaging
2 4 (4.71%) Web Services
3 1 (1.18%) COM
3 1 (1.18%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.71%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.18%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.18%) Replication
4 1 (1.18%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 85 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (38.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (24.71%) Linux
4 14 (16.47%) Windows 10
5 8 (9.41%) Windows 7
6 7 (8.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (7.06%) Debian
8 2 (2.35%) CentOS
8 2 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.35%) Unix
8 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.18%) AIX
9 1 (1.18%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.76%) ITIL
2 19 (22.35%) Problem-Solving
2 19 (22.35%) Validation
3 13 (15.29%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (15.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 8 (9.41%) Analytics
4 8 (9.41%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (9.41%) ITSM
4 8 (9.41%) Problem Management
5 7 (8.24%) Mentoring
6 6 (7.06%) Break/Fix
6 6 (7.06%) Coaching
6 6 (7.06%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 5 (5.88%) Project Management
8 4 (4.71%) Migration
8 4 (4.71%) Service Management
9 3 (3.53%) Business Continuity
9 3 (3.53%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (3.53%) Incident Management
9 3 (3.53%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 37 (43.53%) PowerShell
2 14 (16.47%) SQL
3 8 (9.41%) Python
4 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (38.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (35.29%) MCSA
3 13 (15.29%) MCSE
4 7 (8.24%) CompTIA Security+
4 7 (8.24%) MCP
5 6 (7.06%) CCNA
5 6 (7.06%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (7.06%) CISSP
5 6 (7.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (3.53%) DBS Check
7 2 (2.35%) A+ Certification
7 2 (2.35%) CCNP
7 2 (2.35%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.18%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (36.47%) SLA
2 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 53 (62.35%) Active Directory
2 14 (16.47%) Hyper-V
3 11 (12.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (7.06%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (3.53%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.53%) XenApp
6 2 (2.35%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.35%) vSphere
7 1 (1.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (9.41%) Terraform
2 5 (5.88%) SCCM
2 5 (5.88%) SCOM
3 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.18%) Ansible
4 1 (1.18%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.18%) CASB
4 1 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.18%) Puppet
4 1 (1.18%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.18%) vCenter Server
4 1 (1.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 58 (68.24%) Microsoft
2 20 (23.53%) VMware
3 13 (15.29%) Cisco
4 9 (10.59%) Citrix
5 8 (9.41%) ServiceNow
6 6 (7.06%) HP
7 5 (5.88%) Dell
8 4 (4.71%) Meraki
9 3 (3.53%) Samsung
9 3 (3.53%) Toshiba
9 3 (3.53%) Xerox
10 2 (2.35%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.35%) Veeam
11 1 (1.18%) Adobe
11 1 (1.18%) Google
11 1 (1.18%) Mitel
11 1 (1.18%) Oracle
11 1 (1.18%) Sage
11 1 (1.18%) SAP
11 1 (1.18%) Symantec