Period
to 5 December 2020

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 5 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2019
England > South East
6 months to
5 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 238 459 -
Rank change year-on-year +221 - -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2019 68 35 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.75% 0.14% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.17% 0.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 57 32 0
Median annual salary £49,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.50% - -
England median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year +2.50% +50.94% -

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 2,145 6,364 7,248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 23.74% 25.66% 25.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,741 5,269 5,949
Median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

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 5 December 2020.

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 5 December 2020. 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
Hampshire +115 27 £32,500 -13.33% 8
Thames Valley +148 24 £38,750 +27.05% 6
Berkshire +117 15 £50,000 +72.41% 2
Surrey +90 13 £55,000 +37.50% 5
Buckinghamshire +75 5 £35,000 -30.00% 4
Oxfordshire +70 5 £33,500 +34.00%
East Sussex - 3 £30,000 - 1
West Sussex - 1 £28,000 -
Windows Server 2019
England

For the 6 months to 5 December 2020, 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 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 56 (82.35%) Windows Server 2016
3 54 (79.41%) Microsoft
3 54 (79.41%) VMware
4 51 (75.00%) Active Directory
5 44 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 40 (58.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 39 (57.35%) Windows Server
8 37 (54.41%) DNS
9 36 (52.94%) Security Cleared
10 33 (48.53%) SC Cleared
11 29 (42.65%) Windows 10
12 28 (41.18%) Azure
13 27 (39.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 26 (38.24%) Firewall
15 25 (36.76%) Hyper-V
15 25 (36.76%) Office 365
16 23 (33.82%) ITIL
17 22 (32.35%) DHCP
18 18 (26.47%) MS Exchange
18 18 (26.47%) VMware ESXi
19 17 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
20 16 (23.53%) Service Management
20 16 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
20 16 (23.53%) SAN
21 15 (22.06%) Continuous Improvement
21 15 (22.06%) AWS
21 15 (22.06%) Data Centre
21 15 (22.06%) IaaS
21 15 (22.06%) IT Strategy

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 18 (26.47%) MS Exchange
2 9 (13.24%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (13.24%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (8.82%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.41%) OpenStack
4 3 (4.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (13.24%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 28 (41.18%) Azure
2 25 (36.76%) Office 365
3 15 (22.06%) AWS
3 15 (22.06%) IaaS
4 14 (20.59%) PaaS
5 13 (19.12%) SaaS
6 11 (16.18%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (7.35%) OneDrive
8 2 (2.94%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (2.94%) Power Automate
9 1 (1.47%) Cloudflare
Communications & Networking
1 37 (54.41%) DNS
2 26 (38.24%) Firewall
3 22 (32.35%) DHCP
4 16 (23.53%) SAN
5 14 (20.59%) VSAN
6 12 (17.65%) TCP/IP
7 11 (16.18%) VoIP
8 9 (13.24%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (13.24%) WAN
9 5 (7.35%) VPN
10 4 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (5.88%) Skype
11 3 (4.41%) LAN
11 3 (4.41%) VLAN
12 2 (2.94%) Internet
12 2 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (1.47%) FTP
13 1 (1.47%) HTTP
13 1 (1.47%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (5.88%) Military
2 1 (1.47%) Advertising
2 1 (1.47%) Police
2 1 (1.47%) Public Sector
2 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (32.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (17.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 11 (16.18%) IT Engineer
4 9 (13.24%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (13.24%) Support Engineer
4 9 (13.24%) VMware Engineer
5 8 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (8.82%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
6 6 (8.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (7.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) IT Support
7 5 (7.35%) IT Technician
7 5 (7.35%) Technical Leader
7 5 (7.35%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
9 3 (4.41%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.76%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.06%) Data Centre
2 11 (16.18%) Public Cloud
3 4 (5.88%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.94%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.47%) Blog
5 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.47%) Clustering
5 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.47%) Renewable Energy
5 1 (1.47%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 56 (82.35%) Windows Server 2016
3 40 (58.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 39 (57.35%) Windows Server
5 29 (42.65%) Windows 10
6 17 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (13.24%) Linux
8 8 (11.76%) Windows 7
9 3 (4.41%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.47%) Android
10 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (39.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 23 (33.82%) ITIL
3 16 (23.53%) Service Management
4 15 (22.06%) Continuous Improvement
4 15 (22.06%) IT Strategy
5 14 (20.59%) ITIL V3
6 11 (16.18%) DevOps
7 7 (10.29%) Mathematics
8 6 (8.82%) Server Monitoring
9 5 (7.35%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (7.35%) Mentoring
9 5 (7.35%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (7.35%) Service Delivery
10 4 (5.88%) Analytics
11 3 (4.41%) Antivirus Management
11 3 (4.41%) Collaborative Working
11 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
11 3 (4.41%) Cybersecurity
11 3 (4.41%) Incident Management
11 3 (4.41%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.18%) PowerShell
2 6 (8.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 33 (48.53%) SC Cleared
3 16 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (17.65%) MCSA
4 12 (17.65%) MCSE
5 10 (14.71%) BPSS Clearance
6 8 (11.76%) MCP
7 7 (10.29%) Degree
7 7 (10.29%) VCP6
7 7 (10.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (2.94%) HNC
8 2 (2.94%) HND
8 2 (2.94%) MCTS
9 1 (1.47%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.47%) DBS Check
9 1 (1.47%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.47%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) ISO 9001
1 2 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.94%) NCSC
System Software
1 51 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 44 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (36.76%) Hyper-V
4 18 (26.47%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (22.06%) Virtual Servers
5 15 (22.06%) VMware NSX
6 9 (13.24%) vSphere
7 8 (11.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (4.41%) VirtualBox
8 3 (4.41%) XenApp
8 3 (4.41%) XenDesktop
9 2 (2.94%) DFS Replication
9 2 (2.94%) Firmware
10 1 (1.47%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 14 (20.59%) Microsoft Intune
2 13 (19.12%) SCCM
3 10 (14.71%) SCOM
3 10 (14.71%) SCVMM
4 8 (11.76%) SCSM
5 1 (1.47%) Nessus
5 1 (1.47%) vRealize
5 1 (1.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 54 (79.41%) Microsoft
1 54 (79.41%) VMware
2 14 (20.59%) Cisco
3 12 (17.65%) Veeam
4 8 (11.76%) Dell
5 7 (10.29%) SolarWinds
6 6 (8.82%) Citrix
6 6 (8.82%) ServiceNow
7 5 (7.35%) Dell Compellent
7 5 (7.35%) SonicWALL
8 3 (4.41%) Juniper
8 3 (4.41%) Sophos
9 2 (2.94%) CommVault
9 2 (2.94%) EMC
9 2 (2.94%) EqualLogic
9 2 (2.94%) Fortinet
9 2 (2.94%) Symantec
9 2 (2.94%) WatchGuard
10 1 (1.47%) Fujitsu
10 1 (1.47%) Imperva