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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Windows Server 2016 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2016 over the 6 months to 24 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2016
England > South East
6 months to
24 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 335 211 190
Rank change year-on-year -124 -21 +42
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2016 141 185 267
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.70% 1.36% 1.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.25% 6.37% 6.83%
Number of salaries quoted 137 153 203
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £26,050
25th Percentile £26,250 £32,000 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.50% +2.56% -
75th Percentile £52,500 £48,000 £48,750
90th Percentile £58,000 £60,100 £56,250
England median annual salary £41,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.20% +3.75% -

Windows Server 2016 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 South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 4,345 2,904 3,910
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.43% 21.42% 23.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2,775 2,278 3,256
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £33,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £61,625 £58,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,491
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.03% +4.19%

Windows Server 2016
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Windows Server 2016 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2016 in the South East

Windows Server 2016
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows Server 2016 in the South East.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2016 in the South East

Windows Server 2016
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows Server 2016 in the South East over the 6 months to 24 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2016 in the South East

Windows Server 2016
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2016 within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Hampshire -71 52 £27,500 -30.38% 8
Thames Valley -62 27 £32,750 -27.22% 24
Surrey -87 22 £35,000 -22.22% 5
West Sussex +9 20 £38,000 +58.33% 2
Berkshire -7 14 £40,500 -19.00% 16
Buckinghamshire -63 8 £28,500 -14.93% 2
East Sussex +1 5 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire -32 5 £39,500 -12.22% 6
Kent -56 5 £55,000 +61.76% 2
Windows Server 2016
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2016 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 South East region with a requirement for Windows Server 2016.

1 140 (99.29%) Windows
2 106 (75.18%) Windows Server
3 88 (62.41%) Microsoft
4 86 (60.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 83 (58.87%) Active Directory
6 76 (53.90%) Windows Server 2019
7 74 (52.48%) Windows 10
8 63 (44.68%) Microsoft 365
9 62 (43.97%) Social Skills
10 61 (43.26%) VMware
11 52 (36.88%) VMware Infrastructure
12 43 (30.50%) ITIL
13 41 (29.08%) Azure
14 40 (28.37%) Firewall
15 38 (26.95%) Windows 7
16 34 (24.11%) PowerShell
16 34 (24.11%) Microsoft Office
16 34 (24.11%) SQL Server
17 31 (21.99%) Cisco
18 29 (20.57%) SCCM
18 29 (20.57%) Hyper-V
19 27 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
20 26 (18.44%) Linux
21 22 (15.60%) Citrix
22 21 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
22 21 (14.89%) XenApp
23 20 (14.18%) SAN
24 19 (13.48%) LAN
24 19 (13.48%) Telecoms
24 19 (13.48%) vSphere

Windows Server 2016
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 (12.06%) MS Exchange
2 16 (11.35%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.26%) IIS
4 4 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.42%) Apache
7 1 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.71%) Confluence
7 1 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.71%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (0.71%) nginx
7 1 (0.71%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 34 (24.11%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.84%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.42%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 63 (44.68%) Microsoft 365
2 41 (29.08%) Azure
3 10 (7.09%) SaaS
4 8 (5.67%) AWS
4 8 (5.67%) IaaS
5 6 (4.26%) OneDrive
5 6 (4.26%) PaaS
6 5 (3.55%) Power Platform
7 4 (2.84%) Nutanix
8 3 (2.13%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (2.13%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.71%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.71%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 1 (0.71%) Azure Monitor
Communications & Networking
1 40 (28.37%) Firewall
2 20 (14.18%) SAN
3 19 (13.48%) LAN
4 18 (12.77%) WAN
5 15 (10.64%) DHCP
5 15 (10.64%) DNS
6 14 (9.93%) VLAN
7 10 (7.09%) Network Security
7 10 (7.09%) PBX
7 10 (7.09%) SNMP
7 10 (7.09%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (5.67%) VoIP
8 8 (5.67%) VPN
9 7 (4.96%) TCP/IP
10 6 (4.26%) Internet
10 6 (4.26%) Remote Desktop
11 5 (3.55%) PABX
11 5 (3.55%) RS-232
12 4 (2.84%) NetScaler
13 3 (2.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (24.11%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.93%) DB2
3 3 (2.13%) MariaDB
4 2 (1.42%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.42%) MySQL
4 2 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.71%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.71%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.71%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Artifactory
1 1 (0.71%) Bitbucket
1 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.71%) Gradle
1 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.71%) JIRA
1 1 (0.71%) Maven
General
1 62 (43.97%) Social Skills
2 19 (13.48%) Telecoms
3 14 (9.93%) Organisational Skills
4 10 (7.09%) Finance
5 5 (3.55%) Advertising
5 5 (3.55%) Fire and Rescue
5 5 (3.55%) Marketing
6 4 (2.84%) Documentation Skills
6 4 (2.84%) Law
7 3 (2.13%) Presentation Skills
8 2 (1.42%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.42%) Banking
8 2 (1.42%) Retail
9 1 (0.71%) Billing
9 1 (0.71%) German Language
Job Titles
1 34 (24.11%) Support Engineer
2 26 (18.44%) IT Support
3 24 (17.02%) 2nd Line Support
4 22 (15.60%) Analyst
4 22 (15.60%) Support Analyst
5 20 (14.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 19 (13.48%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 18 (12.77%) IT Engineer
8 14 (9.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 14 (9.93%) Infrastructure Support
8 14 (9.93%) Tivoli Specialist
9 11 (7.80%) IT Support Engineer
10 10 (7.09%) Field Engineer
10 10 (7.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 10 (7.09%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
11 8 (5.67%) IT Analyst
11 8 (5.67%) IT Manager
11 8 (5.67%) IT Support Analyst
12 5 (3.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 5 (3.55%) Field Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.13%) .NET
2 2 (1.42%) XMPP
3 1 (0.71%) ARM Templates
3 1 (0.71%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (0.71%) XML
3 1 (0.71%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.93%) HACMP
2 11 (7.80%) Management Information System
3 10 (7.09%) Driving Licence
3 10 (7.09%) Video Conferencing
4 8 (5.67%) IoT
5 7 (4.96%) Data Centre
6 6 (4.26%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (3.55%) Fat Client
7 5 (3.55%) NHS
7 5 (3.55%) Thin Client
8 4 (2.84%) PKI
9 2 (1.42%) HP Storage
9 2 (1.42%) PMI
9 2 (1.42%) User Experience
10 1 (0.71%) Clustering
10 1 (0.71%) Legacy Applications
10 1 (0.71%) Legacy Systems
10 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.71%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 140 (99.29%) Windows
2 106 (75.18%) Windows Server
3 86 (60.99%) Windows Server 2012
4 76 (53.90%) Windows Server 2019
5 74 (52.48%) Windows 10
6 38 (26.95%) Windows 7
7 27 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 26 (18.44%) Linux
9 14 (9.93%) AIX
9 14 (9.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (9.22%) Windows 8
11 6 (4.26%) Mac OS
12 5 (3.55%) Ubuntu
13 4 (2.84%) Android
13 4 (2.84%) Apple iOS
14 3 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.71%) Debian
15 1 (0.71%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.71%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (30.50%) ITIL
2 17 (12.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 14 (9.93%) Change Management
4 13 (9.22%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (8.51%) Project Management
6 11 (7.80%) Incident Management
6 11 (7.80%) Service Delivery
7 10 (7.09%) Data Privacy
7 10 (7.09%) Migration
7 10 (7.09%) PRINCE2
8 8 (5.67%) Line Management
9 6 (4.26%) Change Control
9 6 (4.26%) Contract Negotiation
9 6 (4.26%) DevOps
9 6 (4.26%) High Availability
9 6 (4.26%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (4.26%) Preventative Maintenance
9 6 (4.26%) Proactive Maintenance
9 6 (4.26%) Proactive Monitoring
9 6 (4.26%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 34 (24.11%) PowerShell
2 17 (12.06%) SQL
3 14 (9.93%) Perl
3 14 (9.93%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.42%) Bash
4 2 (1.42%) C
5 1 (0.71%) C#
Qualifications
1 21 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (8.51%) Degree
2 12 (8.51%) ITIL Certification
2 12 (8.51%) Security Cleared
3 11 (7.80%) HNC
4 9 (6.38%) A+ Certification
4 9 (6.38%) MCSA
4 9 (6.38%) SC Cleared
5 6 (4.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (3.55%) ACSP
6 5 (3.55%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (3.55%) MCP
7 4 (2.84%) DV Cleared
7 4 (2.84%) MCSE
7 4 (2.84%) MCTS
8 3 (2.13%) MCITP
9 2 (1.42%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.71%) CCNA
10 1 (0.71%) CEH
10 1 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.06%) SLA
2 1 (0.71%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 83 (58.87%) Active Directory
2 52 (36.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (20.57%) Hyper-V
4 21 (14.89%) XenApp
5 19 (13.48%) vSphere
6 18 (12.77%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (9.93%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 7 (4.96%) XenDesktop
9 6 (4.26%) VirtualBox
10 3 (2.13%) Terminal Services
10 3 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (1.42%) Docker
11 2 (1.42%) FreeRADIUS
11 2 (1.42%) iptables
12 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.71%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.71%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 29 (20.57%) SCCM
2 14 (9.93%) IBM BigFix
2 14 (9.93%) Netcool
2 14 (9.93%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 14 (9.93%) Tivoli
2 14 (9.93%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 12 (8.51%) SCOM
4 9 (6.38%) Microsoft Intune
5 6 (4.26%) vCenter Server
6 3 (2.13%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 3 (2.13%) Ansible
6 3 (2.13%) Backup Exec
6 3 (2.13%) Kubernetes
6 3 (2.13%) WSUS
7 2 (1.42%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (1.42%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (1.42%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (1.42%) Nagios
7 2 (1.42%) NetCrunch
7 2 (1.42%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 88 (62.41%) Microsoft
2 61 (43.26%) VMware
3 31 (21.99%) Cisco
4 22 (15.60%) Citrix
5 18 (12.77%) HP
6 15 (10.64%) IBM
7 12 (8.51%) SolarWinds
8 10 (7.09%) NetApp
8 10 (7.09%) Veeam
9 5 (3.55%) Apple
10 4 (2.84%) Draytek
10 4 (2.84%) Meraki
10 4 (2.84%) Oracle
10 4 (2.84%) Palo Alto
10 4 (2.84%) Sophos
10 4 (2.84%) WatchGuard
11 3 (2.13%) Avaya
11 3 (2.13%) Splunk
11 3 (2.13%) Zerto
11 3 (2.13%) ZyXEL