Period
to 10 December 2017

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 10 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
England > North East
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 30 84
Rank change year-on-year -3 +54 -41
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 90 108 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 6.16% 7.45% 2.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.94% 28.72% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 86 91 39
North East median annual salary £32,500 £39,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +56.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,250 £19,500
90th Percentile £45,000 £48,000 £45,400
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% +2.67%

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 347 376 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 23.77% 25.95% 18.14%
Number of salaries quoted 314 300 232
North East median annual salary £34,500 £34,700 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.58% +5.15% +6.45%
10th Percentile £21,075 £21,250 £21,025
90th Percentile £57,050 £47,000 £51,125
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 10 December 2017.

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 10 December 2017. 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 +2 84 £34,000 -15.00% 9
Durham -24 4 £25,000 -12.28% 6
Windows Server
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 90 (100.00%) Windows
2 56 (62.22%) Microsoft
2 56 (62.22%) Active Directory
3 52 (57.78%) VMware
4 46 (51.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 42 (46.67%) Office 365
6 40 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
6 40 (44.44%) MS Exchange
7 35 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
8 33 (36.67%) DHCP
8 33 (36.67%) DNS
9 31 (34.44%) Hyper-V
10 29 (32.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 26 (28.89%) Amazon AWS
12 25 (27.78%) Citrix
13 23 (25.56%) SQL
13 23 (25.56%) ITIL
13 23 (25.56%) PowerShell
14 22 (24.44%) SAN
15 20 (22.22%) Firewall
15 20 (22.22%) SMTP
16 18 (20.00%) Linux
17 17 (18.89%) SQL Server
17 17 (18.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
18 15 (16.67%) WAN
18 15 (16.67%) Degree
19 14 (15.56%) VLAN
19 14 (15.56%) Cisco
19 14 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
20 13 (14.44%) JavaScript

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 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 10 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 9 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (10.00%) nginx
4 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.44%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.22%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 42 (46.67%) Office 365
2 40 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (28.89%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (3.33%) OneDrive
6 2 (2.22%) IaaS
7 1 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.11%) PaaS
7 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (36.67%) DHCP
1 33 (36.67%) DNS
2 22 (24.44%) SAN
3 20 (22.22%) Firewall
3 20 (22.22%) SMTP
4 15 (16.67%) WAN
5 14 (15.56%) VLAN
6 12 (13.33%) LAN
7 11 (12.22%) IPFIX
7 11 (12.22%) SNMP
7 11 (12.22%) TCP/IP
7 11 (12.22%) VPN
7 11 (12.22%) WLAN
8 9 (10.00%) SSL
9 7 (7.78%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (7.78%) VoIP
10 5 (5.56%) NAS
11 4 (4.44%) DMZ
11 4 (4.44%) Skype
12 2 (2.22%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.89%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 10 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 5 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (4.44%) MySQL
6 2 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.11%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (13.33%) Automotive
2 6 (6.67%) Advertising
3 5 (5.56%) Finance
4 2 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (15.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 9 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 8 (8.89%) IT Engineer
5 7 (7.78%) Administrator
5 7 (7.78%) Analyst
5 7 (7.78%) Project Engineer
5 7 (7.78%) Team Leader
6 6 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
6 6 (6.67%) IT Technician
6 6 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
6 6 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) DBA
7 5 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) IT Support
7 5 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) Wintel Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.33%) CSS
1 12 (13.33%) HTML
1 12 (13.33%) HTML5
2 9 (10.00%) CherryPy
2 9 (10.00%) Node.js
2 9 (10.00%) WAP
2 9 (10.00%) Web Services
3 5 (5.56%) Software Packaging
4 2 (2.22%) .NET
5 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.11%) WCF
5 1 (1.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.89%) Clustering
2 6 (6.67%) Driving Licence
3 5 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.56%) Replication
4 3 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.33%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.22%) iSeries
6 1 (1.11%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.11%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 90 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (51.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 29 (32.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (20.00%) Linux
5 4 (4.44%) CentOS
5 4 (4.44%) Ubuntu
5 4 (4.44%) Windows 7
5 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.56%) ITIL
2 10 (11.11%) DevOps
2 10 (11.11%) Patch Management
3 6 (6.67%) Collaborative Working
3 6 (6.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 6 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 5 (5.56%) Change Control
4 5 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 5 (5.56%) ITIL V3
4 5 (5.56%) Migration
4 5 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 4 (4.44%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 4 (4.44%) Proactive Monitoring
5 4 (4.44%) Problem Management
5 4 (4.44%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (3.33%) Bug Management
6 3 (3.33%) OpenUP
6 3 (3.33%) Telematics
7 2 (2.22%) Kanban
7 2 (2.22%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 23 (25.56%) PowerShell
1 23 (25.56%) SQL
2 13 (14.44%) JavaScript
3 5 (5.56%) PHP
4 3 (3.33%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.33%) Python
4 3 (3.33%) RPG
5 2 (2.22%) C
5 2 (2.22%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.11%) C#
6 1 (1.11%) RPG III
6 1 (1.11%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 15 (16.67%) Degree
2 14 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (8.89%) MCSE
4 7 (7.78%) MCSA
4 7 (7.78%) OCA
4 7 (7.78%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (5.56%) CCNA
5 5 (5.56%) CCNP
5 5 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (4.44%) AWS Certification
7 3 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.11%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (1.11%) MCP
8 1 (1.11%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (62.22%) Active Directory
2 35 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (34.44%) Hyper-V
4 12 (13.33%) XenApp
5 9 (10.00%) DFS Replication
6 5 (5.56%) Terminal Services
7 3 (3.33%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.11%) Brightmail
9 1 (1.11%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (18.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 12 (13.33%) Backup Exec
3 9 (10.00%) HAProxy
3 9 (10.00%) SCCM
3 9 (10.00%) WSUS
4 2 (2.22%) Nagios
4 2 (2.22%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.22%) SCOM
4 2 (2.22%) vCenter Server
4 2 (2.22%) XenMobile
4 2 (2.22%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.11%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.11%) SCSM
Vendors
1 56 (62.22%) Microsoft
2 52 (57.78%) VMware
3 25 (27.78%) Citrix
4 14 (15.56%) Cisco
5 10 (11.11%) Veritas
6 7 (7.78%) arcserve
6 7 (7.78%) CA
6 7 (7.78%) Sophos
6 7 (7.78%) Symantec
6 7 (7.78%) Veeam
7 4 (4.44%) HP
7 4 (4.44%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.33%) IBM
8 3 (3.33%) Oracle
9 2 (2.22%) Rackspace
10 1 (1.11%) Capita
10 1 (1.11%) IronPort
10 1 (1.11%) Mitel