Period
to 20 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Windows Server 2019 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2019 over the 6 months to 20 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2019
England > South East
6 months to
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 328 237 489
Rank change year-on-year -91 +252 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2019 130 58 25
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.75% 0.71% 0.096%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.50% 2.94% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 110 42 22
10th Percentile £24,850 £27,075 £31,250
25th Percentile £25,500 £32,188 £31,563
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £33,000 £47,500 £38,750
Median % change year-on-year -30.53% +22.58% -
75th Percentile £45,000 £52,125 £40,000
90th Percentile £55,500 £55,000 £43,625
England median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% -

Windows Server 2019 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 3,719 1,975 6,589
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.48% 24.12% 25.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2,522 1,648 5,493
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,350 £24,380
25th Percentile £33,500 £36,250 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £43,500
Median % change year-on-year - +9.20% +2.35%
75th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Windows Server 2019
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Windows Server 2019 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2019 in the South East

Windows Server 2019
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows Server 2019 in the South East.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2019 in the South East

Windows Server 2019
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows Server 2019 in the South East over the 6 months to 20 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2019 in the South East

Windows Server 2019
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 2019 within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 September 2021. 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
Surrey -23 50 £27,000 -44.62% 9
Hampshire -103 30 £43,750 +5.42% 2
Thames Valley -104 30 £45,000 -5.26% 10
Berkshire -77 18 £48,000 -4.00% 4
West Sussex -13 10 £28,250 -13.08% 5
Buckinghamshire -47 8 £42,500 +25.93% 3
Kent - 6 £40,000 - 3
East Sussex -35 4 £45,000 +52.54% 2
Oxfordshire -36 4 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Windows Server 2019
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2021, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2019 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 2019.

1 129 (99.23%) Windows
2 117 (90.00%) Windows Server
3 102 (78.46%) Microsoft
4 87 (66.92%) Active Directory
5 84 (64.62%) Windows Server 2016
6 78 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 73 (56.15%) VMware
8 71 (54.62%) PowerShell
9 70 (53.85%) Microsoft 365
10 66 (50.77%) Azure
11 61 (46.92%) Firewall
12 58 (44.62%) DNS
13 54 (41.54%) VMware Infrastructure
14 49 (37.69%) DHCP
15 48 (36.92%) Windows 10
16 47 (36.15%) VPN
17 44 (33.85%) MS Exchange
18 41 (31.54%) Cisco
19 40 (30.77%) Hyper-V
20 39 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
21 37 (28.46%) Linux
22 32 (24.62%) SQL Server
22 32 (24.62%) Security Cleared
22 32 (24.62%) Exchange Server 2013
23 31 (23.85%) Self-Motivation
24 30 (23.08%) Public Sector
24 30 (23.08%) Social Skills
24 30 (23.08%) Computer Science
25 29 (22.31%) Ubuntu
25 29 (22.31%) Legal

Windows Server 2019
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 44 (33.85%) MS Exchange
2 32 (24.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 22 (16.92%) SharePoint
4 15 (11.54%) IIS
5 11 (8.46%) CMS
5 11 (8.46%) Confluence
5 11 (8.46%) Sitecore CMS
5 11 (8.46%) Umbraco
5 11 (8.46%) WordPress
6 5 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (5.38%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.54%) MicroStation
2 2 (1.54%) Revit
Business Applications
1 11 (8.46%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 70 (53.85%) Microsoft 365
2 66 (50.77%) Azure
3 17 (13.08%) IaaS
4 16 (12.31%) Mimecast
5 15 (11.54%) AWS
5 15 (11.54%) PaaS
6 14 (10.77%) SaaS
7 12 (9.23%) Azure Active Directory
8 11 (8.46%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.77%) Google Workspace
9 1 (0.77%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 61 (46.92%) Firewall
2 58 (44.62%) DNS
3 49 (37.69%) DHCP
4 47 (36.15%) VPN
5 24 (18.46%) TCP/IP
6 16 (12.31%) VLAN
7 15 (11.54%) VoIP
8 12 (9.23%) SAN
9 11 (8.46%) IPsec
9 11 (8.46%) SSL
10 9 (6.92%) LAN
10 9 (6.92%) WAN
11 8 (6.15%) iSCSI
12 6 (4.62%) Fibre Channel
12 6 (4.62%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (3.85%) Internet
14 3 (2.31%) NAS
14 3 (2.31%) Unified Communications
15 2 (1.54%) Network Security
15 2 (1.54%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (24.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2019
3 1 (0.77%) GIS
3 1 (0.77%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 13 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 11 (8.46%) JIRA
3 3 (2.31%) Robot Framework
3 3 (2.31%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.77%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.77%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.77%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.77%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 30 (23.08%) Public Sector
1 30 (23.08%) Social Skills
2 29 (22.31%) Legal
3 18 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (13.85%) Electronics
4 15 (11.54%) Back Office
5 14 (10.77%) Presentation Skills
6 13 (10.00%) Organisational Skills
7 11 (8.46%) Pharmaceutical
8 10 (7.69%) Finance
9 5 (3.85%) Telecoms
10 4 (3.08%) Manufacturing
10 4 (3.08%) Marketing
10 4 (3.08%) Military
11 3 (2.31%) Law
12 1 (0.77%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (23.85%) Administrator
1 31 (23.85%) Systems Administrator
2 18 (13.85%) Analyst
2 18 (13.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (13.85%) Support Analyst
3 16 (12.31%) Infrastructure Support
3 16 (12.31%) Support Engineer
4 15 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
5 14 (10.77%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 14 (10.77%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 13 (10.00%) IT Manager
7 11 (8.46%) 2nd Line Support
8 10 (7.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 10 (7.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 10 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 8 (6.15%) IT Engineer
9 8 (6.15%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (5.38%) Consultant
10 7 (5.38%) IT Support
11 6 (4.62%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.08%) ARM Templates
2 3 (2.31%) .NET
2 3 (2.31%) WSH
3 2 (1.54%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.54%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (1.54%) COM
3 2 (1.54%) CSS
3 2 (1.54%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (1.54%) HTML
4 1 (0.77%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 31 (23.85%) Self-Motivation
2 28 (21.54%) Linux Command Line
3 12 (9.23%) Data Centre
4 11 (8.46%) PKI
4 11 (8.46%) User Experience
5 7 (5.38%) Public Cloud
6 5 (3.85%) Clustering
7 4 (3.08%) Driving Licence
8 3 (2.31%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (2.31%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.54%) Cloud Native
9 2 (1.54%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.77%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.77%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 129 (99.23%) Windows
2 117 (90.00%) Windows Server
3 84 (64.62%) Windows Server 2016
4 78 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 48 (36.92%) Windows 10
6 39 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 37 (28.46%) Linux
8 29 (22.31%) Ubuntu
9 20 (15.38%) Windows 7
10 15 (11.54%) Windows 8
11 11 (8.46%) Android
11 11 (8.46%) Apple iOS
12 8 (6.15%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (4.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (2.31%) Mac OS X
15 2 (1.54%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 23 (17.69%) ITIL
3 22 (16.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 16 (12.31%) DevOps
5 12 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (9.23%) Project Management
6 11 (8.46%) BCP
6 11 (8.46%) Data Analysis
6 11 (8.46%) Full Stack Development
6 11 (8.46%) IT Strategy
6 11 (8.46%) Technical Architecture
6 11 (8.46%) Visualisation
7 10 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
8 8 (6.15%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (4.62%) Change Management
9 6 (4.62%) Customer Requirements
9 6 (4.62%) Migration
9 6 (4.62%) Patch Management
9 6 (4.62%) Service Delivery
10 5 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 71 (54.62%) PowerShell
2 24 (18.46%) SQL
3 4 (3.08%) Python
4 3 (2.31%) VBScript
5 2 (1.54%) C#
6 1 (0.77%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 32 (24.62%) Security Cleared
2 19 (14.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (5.38%) MCSA
4 5 (3.85%) MCP
4 5 (3.85%) MCSE
5 4 (3.08%) HNC
6 3 (2.31%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.31%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.54%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.54%) Degree
7 2 (1.54%) HND
8 1 (0.77%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.54%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.54%) SLA
3 1 (0.77%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 87 (66.92%) Active Directory
2 54 (41.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (30.77%) Hyper-V
4 26 (20.00%) vSphere
5 12 (9.23%) XenApp
6 11 (8.46%) VirtualBox
6 11 (8.46%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (8.46%) XenDesktop
7 10 (7.69%) VMware Workstation
8 6 (4.62%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (2.31%) Docker
9 3 (2.31%) Firmware
10 2 (1.54%) DFS Replication
10 2 (1.54%) NFS
10 2 (1.54%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 13 (10.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 9 (6.92%) SCCM
3 6 (4.62%) Ansible
3 6 (4.62%) Terraform
3 6 (4.62%) vCenter Server
4 5 (3.85%) SCVMM
5 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (3.08%) SCOrch
6 3 (2.31%) Backup Exec
6 3 (2.31%) FortiGate
6 3 (2.31%) Kubernetes
6 3 (2.31%) Packer
7 2 (1.54%) Consul
7 2 (1.54%) Grafana
7 2 (1.54%) Graphite
7 2 (1.54%) Opsview
7 2 (1.54%) Prometheus
7 2 (1.54%) SCOM
7 2 (1.54%) vRealize
8 1 (0.77%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 102 (78.46%) Microsoft
2 73 (56.15%) VMware
3 41 (31.54%) Cisco
4 20 (15.38%) Citrix
5 17 (13.08%) Sophos
6 11 (8.46%) Palo Alto
6 11 (8.46%) Sage
6 11 (8.46%) Sitecore
7 7 (5.38%) HP
8 5 (3.85%) Veeam
9 4 (3.08%) EMC
9 4 (3.08%) SAP
10 3 (2.31%) Avaya
10 3 (2.31%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.31%) Dell
10 3 (2.31%) F5
10 3 (2.31%) Meraki
11 2 (1.54%) Aruba
11 2 (1.54%) Brocade
11 2 (1.54%) Vectorworks