Period
to 27 January 2022

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 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2019
England > South East
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 329 245 436
Rank change year-on-year -84 +191 +94
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2019 112 80 46
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.62% 0.79% 0.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.03% 3.49% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 101 50 43
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £29,950
25th Percentile £27,500 £31,375 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £38,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -18.95% +18.75% +6.67%
75th Percentile £47,500 £57,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £67,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.19% +4.38% -9.09%

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 3,701 2,290 5,791
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.42% 22.49% 25.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2,601 1,866 4,844
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,125 £24,000
25th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +11.76% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,919
% change year-on-year - +8.89% -3.33%

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 27 January 2022.

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 27 January 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 -84 32 £27,500 -21.43% 14
Thames Valley -59 26 £49,000 +22.50% 11
Surrey -61 21 £36,500 -33.64% 3
Berkshire -33 18 £50,000 -13.04% 6
Kent - 18 £45,000 - 7
West Sussex +17 9 £41,000 +46.43% 4
Buckinghamshire -50 6 £35,000 - 5
East Sussex -26 5 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Oxfordshire -28 2 £53,000 +32.50%
Windows Server 2019
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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.

1 111 (99.11%) Windows
2 84 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 74 (66.07%) Microsoft
4 70 (62.50%) Active Directory
5 67 (59.82%) VMware
6 66 (58.93%) Microsoft 365
7 62 (55.36%) Azure
8 56 (50.00%) Windows Server 2016
9 54 (48.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 47 (41.96%) Windows 10
11 38 (33.93%) VMware Infrastructure
12 35 (31.25%) PowerShell
13 33 (29.46%) Firewall
14 32 (28.57%) SQL Server
15 31 (27.68%) DNS
16 30 (26.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 28 (25.00%) SCCM
18 27 (24.11%) DHCP
18 27 (24.11%) Social Skills
19 26 (23.21%) ITIL
19 26 (23.21%) SAN
19 26 (23.21%) DevOps
20 25 (22.32%) vSphere
20 25 (22.32%) Windows 7
21 24 (21.43%) Hyper-V
21 24 (21.43%) Cisco
22 23 (20.54%) Windows Server 2008
23 22 (19.64%) MS Exchange
24 21 (18.75%) Microsoft Intune
25 20 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification

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 22 (19.64%) MS Exchange
2 13 (11.61%) SharePoint
3 7 (6.25%) IIS
4 6 (5.36%) CMS
4 6 (5.36%) Confluence
4 6 (5.36%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (5.36%) Umbraco
4 6 (5.36%) WordPress
5 5 (4.46%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.36%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 66 (58.93%) Microsoft 365
2 62 (55.36%) Azure
3 14 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
4 10 (8.93%) IaaS
4 10 (8.93%) PaaS
4 10 (8.93%) SaaS
5 7 (6.25%) Mimecast
5 7 (6.25%) OneDrive
6 2 (1.79%) Azure Monitor
6 2 (1.79%) Azure Storage
7 1 (0.89%) AWS
7 1 (0.89%) Azure App Service
7 1 (0.89%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 1 (0.89%) Azure Service Bus
7 1 (0.89%) Azure Service Fabric
7 1 (0.89%) Nutanix
7 1 (0.89%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 33 (29.46%) Firewall
2 31 (27.68%) DNS
3 27 (24.11%) DHCP
4 26 (23.21%) SAN
5 17 (15.18%) SNMP
6 15 (13.39%) LAN
6 15 (13.39%) VPN
6 15 (13.39%) WAN
7 14 (12.50%) PBX
8 13 (11.61%) Internet
9 11 (9.82%) TCP/IP
9 11 (9.82%) VLAN
10 9 (8.04%) VoIP
11 7 (6.25%) SSL
12 6 (5.36%) IPsec
13 5 (4.46%) Network Security
14 4 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
15 3 (2.68%) NAS
15 3 (2.68%) SMTP
15 3 (2.68%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2019
3 1 (0.89%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (0.89%) Data Lake
3 1 (0.89%) Power BI
3 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.36%) JIRA
3 2 (1.79%) Robot Framework
3 2 (1.79%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 27 (24.11%) Social Skills
2 14 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 13 (11.61%) Finance
4 12 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (9.82%) Back Office
5 11 (9.82%) Organisational Skills
6 10 (8.93%) Electronics
6 10 (8.93%) Presentation Skills
7 7 (6.25%) Law
8 6 (5.36%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (4.46%) Legal
10 2 (1.79%) Advertising
10 2 (1.79%) Military
10 2 (1.79%) Public Sector
11 1 (0.89%) Automotive
11 1 (0.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (23.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 26 (23.21%) Support Engineer
2 24 (21.43%) IT Engineer
3 20 (17.86%) Infrastructure Support
4 18 (16.07%) Analyst
4 18 (16.07%) Support Analyst
5 15 (13.39%) 2nd Line Support
5 15 (13.39%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 15 (13.39%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 13 (11.61%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 13 (11.61%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 12 (10.71%) Administrator
7 12 (10.71%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (9.82%) Systems Engineer
9 10 (8.93%) 3rd Line Support
10 9 (8.04%) IT Support
10 9 (8.04%) Systems Administrator
11 7 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 7 (6.25%) IT Administrator
11 7 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.68%) LDAP
2 2 (1.79%) ARM Templates
2 2 (1.79%) WSH
3 1 (0.89%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.36%) Data Centre
1 6 (5.36%) PKI
1 6 (5.36%) User Experience
2 5 (4.46%) Driving Licence
2 5 (4.46%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.79%) Clustering
4 2 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (1.79%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.89%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.89%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.89%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.89%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.89%) Replication
5 1 (0.89%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 111 (99.11%) Windows
2 84 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 56 (50.00%) Windows Server 2016
4 54 (48.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 47 (41.96%) Windows 10
6 25 (22.32%) Windows 7
7 23 (20.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (16.96%) Windows 8
9 10 (8.93%) Linux
10 7 (6.25%) Android
10 7 (6.25%) Apple iOS
11 5 (4.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (2.68%) Ubuntu
12 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.89%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (26.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 26 (23.21%) DevOps
2 26 (23.21%) ITIL
3 19 (16.96%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (10.71%) Project Management
5 10 (8.93%) Cloud Operations
6 9 (8.04%) Load Balancing
6 9 (8.04%) Migration
6 9 (8.04%) Security Operations
6 9 (8.04%) Vulnerability Management
7 8 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (6.25%) Change Management
8 7 (6.25%) Server Management
9 6 (5.36%) BCP
9 6 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (5.36%) Data Analysis
9 6 (5.36%) IT Strategy
9 6 (5.36%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (5.36%) UX Design
9 6 (5.36%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 35 (31.25%) PowerShell
2 12 (10.71%) SQL
3 5 (4.46%) Python
4 3 (2.68%) Bash
5 2 (1.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (8.93%) MCSE
3 9 (8.04%) MCP
4 7 (6.25%) Degree
4 7 (6.25%) MCSA
4 7 (6.25%) Security Cleared
5 5 (4.46%) A+ Certification
5 5 (4.46%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (4.46%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (4.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (3.57%) HNC
7 3 (2.68%) CCA
7 3 (2.68%) CCIE
7 3 (2.68%) CCNP
7 3 (2.68%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (2.68%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.68%) MCTS
8 2 (1.79%) CCNA
8 2 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (1.79%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.36%) ISO 9001
1 6 (5.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.57%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.68%) SLA
System Software
1 70 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 38 (33.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (22.32%) vSphere
4 24 (21.43%) Hyper-V
5 15 (13.39%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (11.61%) XenApp
7 7 (6.25%) VMware Workstation
8 6 (5.36%) VirtualBox
8 6 (5.36%) XenDesktop
9 3 (2.68%) Firmware
9 3 (2.68%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (2.68%) VMware NSX
10 2 (1.79%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 28 (25.00%) SCCM
2 21 (18.75%) Microsoft Intune
3 9 (8.04%) SolarWinds Orion
3 9 (8.04%) vCenter Server
4 6 (5.36%) Terraform
5 5 (4.46%) Ansible
5 5 (4.46%) Backup Exec
5 5 (4.46%) SCOM
6 4 (3.57%) Kubernetes
7 3 (2.68%) Avamar
7 3 (2.68%) Packer
7 3 (2.68%) vRealize
8 2 (1.79%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.89%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.89%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.89%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 74 (66.07%) Microsoft
2 67 (59.82%) VMware
3 24 (21.43%) Cisco
4 19 (16.96%) Citrix
5 17 (15.18%) Veeam
6 16 (14.29%) NetApp
7 15 (13.39%) SolarWinds
8 11 (9.82%) 3PAR
9 10 (8.93%) HP
9 10 (8.93%) Sophos
10 9 (8.04%) Sage
11 7 (6.25%) Dell
11 7 (6.25%) EMC
12 6 (5.36%) Palo Alto
12 6 (5.36%) Sitecore
13 4 (3.57%) McAfee
13 4 (3.57%) Symantec
14 3 (2.68%) Infoblox
14 3 (2.68%) Nimble Storage
14 3 (2.68%) WatchGuard