Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
England > North East
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 47 31
Rank change year-on-year -9 -16 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 78 64 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 4.54% 5.18% 7.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.00% 24.90% 36.26%
Number of salaries quoted 73 60 84
North East median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% - +27.27%
10th Percentile £19,650 £26,200 £23,400
90th Percentile £49,950 £42,000 £45,850
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +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 325 257 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 18.91% 20.79% 20.90%
Number of salaries quoted 278 234 236
North East median annual salary £35,000 £30,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.75% -6.15% -7.14%
10th Percentile £20,813 £21,250 £20,875
90th Percentile £57,000 £43,675 £49,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 -4 54 £32,500 -10.16% 10
Durham 0 22 £26,750 -23.57% 3
Windows Server
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 78 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (57.69%) Microsoft
3 40 (51.28%) Active Directory
4 35 (44.87%) Microsoft Azure
5 33 (42.31%) VMware
6 22 (28.21%) SQL
6 22 (28.21%) Amazon AWS
7 20 (25.64%) Office 365
7 20 (25.64%) Hyper-V
7 20 (25.64%) SQL Server
8 19 (24.36%) Linux
8 19 (24.36%) PowerShell
9 18 (23.08%) ITIL
9 18 (23.08%) Firewall
10 17 (21.79%) MS Exchange
11 16 (20.51%) DNS
12 14 (17.95%) VPN
12 14 (17.95%) Cisco
12 14 (17.95%) SAN
12 14 (17.95%) DHCP
12 14 (17.95%) Web Services
12 14 (17.95%) Degree
13 13 (16.67%) WAN
14 12 (15.38%) LAN
14 12 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (14.10%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (14.10%) VoIP
15 11 (14.10%) Citrix
16 10 (12.82%) SLA
16 10 (12.82%) DevOps

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 17 (21.79%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (6.41%) IIS
3 4 (5.13%) nginx
4 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.56%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.28%) Apache
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
6 1 (1.28%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 35 (44.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (28.21%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (25.64%) Office 365
4 5 (6.41%) G Suite
5 4 (5.13%) PaaS
5 4 (5.13%) SaaS
6 3 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (2.56%) IaaS
8 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.28%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 18 (23.08%) Firewall
2 16 (20.51%) DNS
3 14 (17.95%) DHCP
3 14 (17.95%) SAN
3 14 (17.95%) VPN
4 13 (16.67%) WAN
5 12 (15.38%) LAN
6 11 (14.10%) VoIP
7 9 (11.54%) SSL
8 7 (8.97%) SMS
9 6 (7.69%) VLAN
10 5 (6.41%) TCP/IP
10 5 (6.41%) Value-Added Service
11 3 (3.85%) NAS
11 3 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (3.85%) WLAN
12 2 (2.56%) iSCSI
12 2 (2.56%) MPLS
12 2 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
13 1 (1.28%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.97%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (6.41%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.41%) MySQL
3 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.13%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.13%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (3.85%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.56%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (8.97%) Finance
2 5 (6.41%) Retail
3 4 (5.13%) Games
3 4 (5.13%) Marketing
4 2 (2.56%) Automotive
5 1 (1.28%) Advertising
5 1 (1.28%) Local Government
5 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (12.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (11.54%) Technical Support
3 8 (10.26%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (10.26%) Junior
3 8 (10.26%) Support Engineer
4 7 (8.97%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (6.41%) Administrator
5 5 (6.41%) Analyst
5 5 (6.41%) Auditor
5 5 (6.41%) Developer
5 5 (6.41%) Internal Auditor
5 5 (6.41%) IT Auditor
5 5 (6.41%) IT Manager
5 5 (6.41%) Junior Support Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) Junior Technical Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) Junior Technical Support
5 5 (6.41%) Junior Technical Support Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) Technical Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.95%) Web Services
2 8 (10.26%) .NET
2 8 (10.26%) ASP.NET
2 8 (10.26%) HTML
3 6 (7.69%) CherryPy
3 6 (7.69%) CSS
3 6 (7.69%) HTML5
3 6 (7.69%) Node.js
4 5 (6.41%) .NET Framework
5 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (5.13%) Entity Framework
5 4 (5.13%) JSON
5 4 (5.13%) REST
5 4 (5.13%) SOAP
5 4 (5.13%) XML
6 3 (3.85%) Software Packaging
7 2 (2.56%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.56%) jQuery
7 2 (2.56%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.13%) Online Games
3 3 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.56%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.28%) Clustering
5 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.28%) Fintech
5 1 (1.28%) User Experience
5 1 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 78 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (24.36%) Linux
3 11 (14.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (6.41%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.13%) Windows 10
7 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.08%) ITIL
2 10 (12.82%) DevOps
3 8 (10.26%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (8.97%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (8.97%) Collaborative Working
5 6 (7.69%) ERP
6 5 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (6.41%) Change Control
6 5 (6.41%) CRM
6 5 (6.41%) Internal Audit
6 5 (6.41%) IT Audit
6 5 (6.41%) MVC
6 5 (6.41%) SAP Security
6 5 (6.41%) Time Management
7 4 (5.13%) Business Transformation
7 4 (5.13%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.13%) Migration
7 4 (5.13%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.13%) TDD
8 3 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 22 (28.21%) SQL
2 19 (24.36%) PowerShell
3 9 (11.54%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.69%) PHP
5 5 (6.41%) C#
6 1 (1.28%) RPG
6 1 (1.28%) RPG III
6 1 (1.28%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 14 (17.95%) Degree
2 9 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (7.69%) CCNA
3 6 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (6.41%) CCNP
5 3 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.85%) MCSA
5 3 (3.85%) MCSE
6 2 (2.56%) CISSP
6 2 (2.56%) MCITP
6 2 (2.56%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.82%) SLA
2 5 (6.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (5.13%) GDPR
4 2 (2.56%) ISO 31000
4 2 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 40 (51.28%) Active Directory
2 20 (25.64%) Hyper-V
3 12 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.13%) Terminal Services
4 4 (5.13%) vSphere
5 3 (3.85%) XenApp
6 2 (2.56%) Docker
7 1 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.28%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (8.97%) SCCM
2 6 (7.69%) HAProxy
3 5 (6.41%) Backup Exec
3 5 (6.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (3.85%) SCOM
4 3 (3.85%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (2.56%) Kubernetes
5 2 (2.56%) Nagios
5 2 (2.56%) QRadar
5 2 (2.56%) Terraform
5 2 (2.56%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.28%) Nessus
6 1 (1.28%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 45 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 33 (42.31%) VMware
3 14 (17.95%) Cisco
4 11 (14.10%) Citrix
5 6 (7.69%) Google
5 6 (7.69%) Mitel
5 6 (7.69%) Oracle
6 5 (6.41%) SAP
6 5 (6.41%) Symantec
7 4 (5.13%) CheckPoint
7 4 (5.13%) Juniper
7 4 (5.13%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.85%) Fortinet
8 3 (3.85%) Meraki
9 2 (2.56%) AlienVault
9 2 (2.56%) ArcSight
9 2 (2.56%) LogRhythm
9 2 (2.56%) Palo Alto
9 2 (2.56%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.56%) Splunk