Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
England > North East
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 47 27
Rank change year-on-year -7 -20 +41
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 66 56 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 4.24% 4.93% 9.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.68% 25.11% 40.97%
Number of salaries quoted 59 51 126
North East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -0.71% +10.16%
10th Percentile £22,250 £23,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £52,350 £42,000 £48,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% -

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 291 223 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 18.68% 19.65% 23.11%
Number of salaries quoted 249 193 308
North East median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +4.48%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,550 £21,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £51,250 £47,150
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -11 49 £35,000 -2.37% 16
Durham +10 15 £35,750 +2.14% 2
Windows Server
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (56.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (51.52%) Active Directory
4 28 (42.42%) VMware
5 26 (39.39%) Microsoft
5 26 (39.39%) Linux
6 24 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
7 20 (30.30%) Office 365
8 19 (28.79%) Web Services
9 18 (27.27%) SQL
9 18 (27.27%) Hyper-V
10 15 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (22.73%) DevOps
11 13 (19.70%) SQL Server
12 12 (18.18%) HTML
12 12 (18.18%) JavaScript
12 12 (18.18%) Cisco
12 12 (18.18%) DNS
12 12 (18.18%) SSL
12 12 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 11 (16.67%) Firewall
13 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (15.15%) HTML5
14 10 (15.15%) NoSQL
14 10 (15.15%) PowerShell
14 10 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (15.15%) SAN
14 10 (15.15%) PHP
14 10 (15.15%) CSS
14 10 (15.15%) MS Exchange

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 10 (15.15%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.61%) nginx
3 6 (9.09%) IIS
4 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.06%) Skype for Business
5 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (3.03%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.52%) Apache
7 1 (1.52%) NServiceBus
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
7 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 37 (56.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (30.30%) Office 365
4 4 (6.06%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (4.55%) PaaS
5 3 (4.55%) SaaS
6 2 (3.03%) G Suite
7 1 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.52%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.52%) IaaS
7 1 (1.52%) Route 53
7 1 (1.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.18%) DNS
1 12 (18.18%) SSL
2 11 (16.67%) Firewall
3 10 (15.15%) LAN
3 10 (15.15%) SAN
3 10 (15.15%) WAN
4 8 (12.12%) DHCP
5 7 (10.61%) SMS
6 5 (7.58%) Value-Added Service
7 4 (6.06%) VoIP
8 3 (4.55%) Skype
8 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
9 2 (3.03%) NAS
9 2 (3.03%) WLAN
10 1 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.52%) Internet
10 1 (1.52%) Unified Communications
10 1 (1.52%) VLAN
10 1 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.70%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.15%) NoSQL
3 8 (12.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 8 (12.12%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.52%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.06%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.06%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (4.55%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (7.58%) Automotive
2 4 (6.06%) Games
2 4 (6.06%) Marketing
3 3 (4.55%) Finance
3 3 (4.55%) Retail
3 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.52%) Advertising
4 1 (1.52%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (19.70%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (12.12%) IT Manager
3 7 (10.61%) IT Operations Manager
3 7 (10.61%) Operations Manager
4 6 (9.09%) Technical Support
5 5 (7.58%) Analyst
5 5 (7.58%) Auditor
5 5 (7.58%) Developer
5 5 (7.58%) Internal Auditor
5 5 (7.58%) IT Auditor
6 4 (6.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Azure Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Consultant
6 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
6 4 (6.06%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (28.79%) Web Services
2 12 (18.18%) HTML
3 10 (15.15%) CSS
3 10 (15.15%) HTML5
4 9 (13.64%) CherryPy
4 9 (13.64%) Node.js
5 8 (12.12%) .NET
6 6 (9.09%) ASP.NET
7 5 (7.58%) .NET Framework
7 5 (7.58%) JSON
8 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (6.06%) Entity Framework
8 4 (6.06%) REST
8 4 (6.06%) SOAP
8 4 (6.06%) XML
9 3 (4.55%) jQuery
10 2 (3.03%) AngularJS
10 2 (3.03%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (1.52%) LESS
11 1 (1.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.06%) Online Games
2 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.52%) Blog
3 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.52%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (39.39%) Linux
3 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (10.61%) Windows 10
6 3 (4.55%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.03%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.52%) CentOS
8 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.73%) DevOps
2 12 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 9 (13.64%) Collaborative Working
3 9 (13.64%) ITIL
4 8 (12.12%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (9.09%) ERP
7 5 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (7.58%) Internal Audit
7 5 (7.58%) IT Audit
7 5 (7.58%) Mentoring
7 5 (7.58%) SAP Security
7 5 (7.58%) TDD
8 4 (6.06%) Business Transformation
8 4 (6.06%) MVC
8 4 (6.06%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (4.55%) Service Management
9 3 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (27.27%) SQL
2 12 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 10 (15.15%) PHP
3 10 (15.15%) PowerShell
4 5 (7.58%) C#
5 1 (1.52%) Java
5 1 (1.52%) Python
5 1 (1.52%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (12.12%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) MCSE
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.52%) CCNA
3 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.52%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.52%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) GDPR
1 5 (7.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 5 (7.58%) SLA
2 3 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.03%) ISO 31000
3 2 (3.03%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 34 (51.52%) Active Directory
2 18 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 15 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (7.58%) vSphere
5 4 (6.06%) Docker
6 3 (4.55%) XenApp
7 2 (3.03%) XenServer
8 1 (1.52%) KVM
8 1 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.52%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.52%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.52%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.52%) VirtualBox
8 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.52%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.52%) Xen
8 1 (1.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (13.64%) HAProxy
2 5 (7.58%) SCCM
3 4 (6.06%) Backup Exec
4 3 (4.55%) Ansible
4 3 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (4.55%) Puppet
4 3 (4.55%) SCOM
4 3 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (3.03%) Kubernetes
5 2 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (3.03%) QRadar
5 2 (3.03%) Terraform
6 1 (1.52%) Nessus
6 1 (1.52%) vCenter Server
6 1 (1.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (42.42%) VMware
2 26 (39.39%) Microsoft
3 12 (18.18%) Cisco
4 8 (12.12%) Citrix
5 6 (9.09%) Oracle
6 5 (7.58%) Juniper
6 5 (7.58%) SAP
7 4 (6.06%) CheckPoint
7 4 (6.06%) Red Hat
7 4 (6.06%) Symantec
8 3 (4.55%) Dell
8 3 (4.55%) Google
8 3 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (3.03%) ArcSight
9 2 (3.03%) Fortinet
9 2 (3.03%) LogRhythm
9 2 (3.03%) Palo Alto
9 2 (3.03%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.03%) Splunk
9 2 (3.03%) Veeam