Period
to 22 February 2018

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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
England > North East
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 34 72
Rank change year-on-year 0 +38 -31
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 103 79 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 5.92% 5.89% 3.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.54% 22.44% 17.58%
Number of salaries quoted 100 70 36
North East median annual salary £32,500 £37,250 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.75% +55.21% -12.73%
10th Percentile £21,000 £25,725 £19,500
90th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £43,125
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +1.33%

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 374 352 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 21.49% 26.23% 18.58%
Number of salaries quoted 336 286 219
North East median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -9.09% -5.71%
10th Percentile £20,750 £21,250 £20,400
90th Percentile £50,000 £45,000 £50,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

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 22 February 2018.

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 22 February 2018. 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 +1 86 £35,000 -7.28% 12
Durham -12 15 £22,500 -25.00% 2
Windows Server
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, 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.

1 103 (100.00%) Windows
2 63 (61.17%) Microsoft
3 55 (53.40%) Active Directory
3 55 (53.40%) VMware
4 44 (42.72%) Microsoft Azure
5 43 (41.75%) Office 365
5 43 (41.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 40 (38.83%) MS Exchange
7 35 (33.98%) VMware Infrastructure
8 34 (33.01%) Hyper-V
8 34 (33.01%) DHCP
8 34 (33.01%) DNS
9 30 (29.13%) Amazon AWS
10 29 (28.16%) PowerShell
10 29 (28.16%) ITIL
11 27 (26.21%) SQL
11 27 (26.21%) Citrix
11 27 (26.21%) Windows Server 2008
12 26 (25.24%) SAN
13 25 (24.27%) SQL Server
13 25 (24.27%) Firewall
14 22 (21.36%) WAN
15 20 (19.42%) SMTP
16 19 (18.45%) LAN
16 19 (18.45%) Linux
16 19 (18.45%) Cisco
17 18 (17.48%) VPN
18 17 (16.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
18 17 (16.50%) Degree
19 15 (14.56%) VLAN

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 40 (38.83%) MS Exchange
2 9 (8.74%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (8.74%) nginx
3 7 (6.80%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.94%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.97%) IIS
5 1 (0.97%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (7.77%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 44 (42.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (41.75%) Office 365
3 30 (29.13%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (9.71%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (2.91%) G Suite
5 3 (2.91%) OneDrive
6 2 (1.94%) IaaS
6 2 (1.94%) PaaS
6 2 (1.94%) SaaS
7 1 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 34 (33.01%) DHCP
1 34 (33.01%) DNS
2 26 (25.24%) SAN
3 25 (24.27%) Firewall
4 22 (21.36%) WAN
5 20 (19.42%) SMTP
6 19 (18.45%) LAN
7 18 (17.48%) VPN
8 15 (14.56%) VLAN
9 14 (13.59%) VoIP
10 13 (12.62%) TCP/IP
11 12 (11.65%) WLAN
12 11 (10.68%) IPFIX
12 11 (10.68%) SNMP
13 9 (8.74%) SSL
14 7 (6.80%) Cisco ASA
15 6 (5.83%) NAS
16 4 (3.88%) DMZ
17 3 (2.91%) Remote Desktop
17 3 (2.91%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (24.27%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.65%) NoSQL
3 10 (9.71%) MongoDB
4 9 (8.74%) MySQL
5 5 (4.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.97%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.97%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (11.65%) Automotive
2 7 (6.80%) Advertising
3 6 (5.83%) Finance
4 5 (4.85%) Retail
5 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (19.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (13.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 11 (10.68%) Support Engineer
4 10 (9.71%) Administrator
5 9 (8.74%) Technical Engineer
6 8 (7.77%) DBA
7 7 (6.80%) Analyst
7 7 (6.80%) Cloud Engineer
7 7 (6.80%) Project Engineer
7 7 (6.80%) Team Leader
7 7 (6.80%) Technical Support
8 6 (5.83%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (5.83%) Infrastructure Support
8 6 (5.83%) IT Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) IT Technician
8 6 (5.83%) Operations Engineer
9 5 (4.85%) Junior Technical Engineer
9 5 (4.85%) Junior Technical Support
9 5 (4.85%) Junior Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.65%) CSS
1 12 (11.65%) HTML
1 12 (11.65%) HTML5
2 9 (8.74%) CherryPy
2 9 (8.74%) Node.js
2 9 (8.74%) WAP
2 9 (8.74%) Web Services
3 5 (4.85%) Software Packaging
4 2 (1.94%) .NET
4 2 (1.94%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.97%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.97%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.77%) Clustering
2 6 (5.83%) Driving Licence
3 5 (4.85%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.85%) Replication
4 4 (3.88%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.91%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.97%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.97%) Fintech
7 1 (0.97%) iSeries
7 1 (0.97%) Tandem
7 1 (0.97%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 103 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (41.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 27 (26.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (18.45%) Linux
5 4 (3.88%) CentOS
5 4 (3.88%) Ubuntu
5 4 (3.88%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.97%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (28.16%) ITIL
2 12 (11.65%) DevOps
3 10 (9.71%) Patch Management
4 9 (8.74%) Change Control
5 7 (6.80%) Service Delivery
6 6 (5.83%) Collaborative Working
6 6 (5.83%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 6 (5.83%) Incident Management
6 6 (5.83%) Mentoring
6 6 (5.83%) Migration
7 5 (4.85%) Bug Management
7 5 (4.85%) CRM
7 5 (4.85%) ITIL V3
7 5 (4.85%) Telematics
8 4 (3.88%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (3.88%) Kanban
8 4 (3.88%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 4 (3.88%) Open Source
8 4 (3.88%) Problem Management
8 4 (3.88%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (28.16%) PowerShell
2 27 (26.21%) SQL
3 13 (12.62%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.85%) PHP
5 3 (2.91%) Bash Shell
5 3 (2.91%) Python
6 2 (1.94%) RPG
6 2 (1.94%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.97%) C#
7 1 (0.97%) RPG III
7 1 (0.97%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 17 (16.50%) Degree
2 15 (14.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (7.77%) CCNA
3 8 (7.77%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (6.80%) CCNP
4 7 (6.80%) MCSA
4 7 (6.80%) MCSE
4 7 (6.80%) OCA
4 7 (6.80%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (3.88%) AWS Certification
6 3 (2.91%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.94%) CISSP
7 2 (1.94%) MCITP
7 2 (1.94%) MCTS
8 1 (0.97%) MCP
8 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.62%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (53.40%) Active Directory
2 35 (33.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (33.01%) Hyper-V
4 12 (11.65%) XenApp
5 9 (8.74%) DFS Replication
6 5 (4.85%) Terminal Services
7 3 (2.91%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.97%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.97%) vSphere
9 1 (0.97%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (16.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 12 (11.65%) Backup Exec
3 9 (8.74%) HAProxy
3 9 (8.74%) WSUS
4 6 (5.83%) SCCM
5 4 (3.88%) Nagios
5 4 (3.88%) ZABBIX
6 3 (2.91%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (1.94%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.97%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.97%) SCOM
Vendors
1 63 (61.17%) Microsoft
2 55 (53.40%) VMware
3 27 (26.21%) Citrix
4 19 (18.45%) Cisco
5 10 (9.71%) Veritas
6 8 (7.77%) Symantec
7 7 (6.80%) arcserve
7 7 (6.80%) CA
7 7 (6.80%) Sophos
7 7 (6.80%) Veeam
8 5 (4.85%) Mitel
9 4 (3.88%) Rackspace
9 4 (3.88%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.91%) Google
10 3 (2.91%) HP
10 3 (2.91%) Meraki
11 2 (1.94%) IBM
11 2 (1.94%) Oracle
12 1 (0.97%) Capita
12 1 (0.97%) Fortinet