Period
to 12 June 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 12 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2019
England > South East
6 months to
12 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 271 328 500
Rank change year-on-year +57 +172 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2019 118 62 11
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.80% 0.41% 0.042%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.82% 1.75% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 96 53 10
10th Percentile £25,500 £30,450 "
25th Percentile £31,125 £37,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,750 £47,500 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.89% +35.71% -
75th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £55,000 £42,500
England median annual salary £42,250 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.42% -2.94% -

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 3,089 3,540 6,585
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.92% 23.36% 25.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2,357 2,950 5,427
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £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 12 June 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 12 June 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 +26 44 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Hampshire +14 43 £47,375 +14.16% 2
Thames Valley -8 23 £45,000 - 4
Berkshire +5 13 £46,000 -5.64% 3
Buckinghamshire +10 7 £47,500 +49.61% 1
West Sussex +5 5 £24,000 -26.15%
Oxfordshire -12 3 £45,000 -
Kent - 3 £22,000 - 4
East Sussex 0 1 - -
Windows Server 2019
England

For the 6 months to 12 June 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.

1 117 (99.15%) Windows
2 98 (83.05%) Microsoft
3 96 (81.36%) Active Directory
3 96 (81.36%) Windows Server
4 89 (75.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 85 (72.03%) Windows Server 2016
6 82 (69.49%) VMware
7 66 (55.93%) VMware Infrastructure
8 58 (49.15%) Azure
9 53 (44.92%) PowerShell
10 52 (44.07%) Hyper-V
10 52 (44.07%) Firewall
11 51 (43.22%) DNS
12 47 (39.83%) Microsoft 365
13 43 (36.44%) Security Cleared
13 43 (36.44%) Windows 10
14 40 (33.90%) MS Exchange
15 37 (31.36%) DHCP
15 37 (31.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 35 (29.66%) Cisco
17 32 (27.12%) Linux
18 30 (25.42%) VPN
18 30 (25.42%) AWS
18 30 (25.42%) Data Centre
19 29 (24.58%) Azure Active Directory
20 28 (23.73%) Exchange Server 2013
21 27 (22.88%) VMware ESXi
22 26 (22.03%) Windows Server 2008
23 25 (21.19%) SC Cleared
23 25 (21.19%) SQL

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 40 (33.90%) MS Exchange
2 28 (23.73%) Exchange Server 2013
3 23 (19.49%) SharePoint
4 8 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (5.93%) IIS
6 3 (2.54%) CMS
6 3 (2.54%) Confluence
6 3 (2.54%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (2.54%) Umbraco
6 3 (2.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (5.93%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.85%) MicroStation
2 1 (0.85%) Revit
Business Applications
1 3 (2.54%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 58 (49.15%) Azure
2 47 (39.83%) Microsoft 365
3 30 (25.42%) AWS
4 29 (24.58%) Azure Active Directory
5 15 (12.71%) IaaS
5 15 (12.71%) PaaS
6 13 (11.02%) SaaS
7 7 (5.93%) Mimecast
8 3 (2.54%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.85%) Google Workspace
Communications & Networking
1 52 (44.07%) Firewall
2 51 (43.22%) DNS
3 37 (31.36%) DHCP
4 30 (25.42%) VPN
5 24 (20.34%) SAN
6 19 (16.10%) TCP/IP
7 10 (8.47%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (7.63%) VSAN
9 8 (6.78%) VLAN
9 8 (6.78%) VoIP
9 8 (6.78%) WAN
10 7 (5.93%) Wireless
11 6 (5.08%) iSCSI
11 6 (5.08%) Unified Communications
12 3 (2.54%) Fibre Channel
12 3 (2.54%) IPsec
12 3 (2.54%) LAN
12 3 (2.54%) NAS
12 3 (2.54%) SSL
13 2 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.85%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (2.54%) JIRA
1 3 (2.54%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.85%) Robot Framework
2 1 (0.85%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.85%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 19 (16.10%) Public Sector
2 14 (11.86%) Legal
3 13 (11.02%) Social Skills
4 6 (5.08%) Organisational Skills
5 4 (3.39%) Finance
5 4 (3.39%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.54%) Billing
6 3 (2.54%) Electronics
6 3 (2.54%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.54%) Marketing
6 3 (2.54%) Military
6 3 (2.54%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (22.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 26 (22.03%) Administrator
3 20 (16.95%) Systems Administrator
4 18 (15.25%) IT Engineer
5 16 (13.56%) Support Engineer
6 10 (8.47%) IT Support
7 9 (7.63%) 2nd Line Support
7 9 (7.63%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
7 9 (7.63%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (6.78%) Technical Leader
8 8 (6.78%) Windows Engineer
9 6 (5.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 6 (5.08%) Consultant
9 6 (5.08%) IT Support Engineer
9 6 (5.08%) Senior IT Engineer
9 6 (5.08%) Senior Support Engineer
9 6 (5.08%) Server Administrator
10 5 (4.24%) IT Manager
10 5 (4.24%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (4.24%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.69%) COM
1 2 (1.69%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (0.85%) .NET
2 1 (0.85%) JSON
2 1 (0.85%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 30 (25.42%) Data Centre
2 19 (16.10%) PKI
3 18 (15.25%) Self-Motivation
4 17 (14.41%) Linux Command Line
5 16 (13.56%) Public Cloud
6 4 (3.39%) Private Cloud
6 4 (3.39%) User Experience
7 3 (2.54%) Clustering
8 2 (1.69%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.69%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 117 (99.15%) Windows
2 96 (81.36%) Windows Server
3 89 (75.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 85 (72.03%) Windows Server 2016
5 43 (36.44%) Windows 10
6 32 (27.12%) Linux
7 26 (22.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (15.25%) Ubuntu
9 11 (9.32%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (7.63%) Windows 8
11 7 (5.93%) Windows 7
12 4 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (2.54%) Android
13 3 (2.54%) Apple iOS
13 3 (2.54%) CentOS
14 2 (1.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (31.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 23 (19.49%) ITIL
3 17 (14.41%) Computer Science
4 16 (13.56%) DevOps
5 15 (12.71%) Migration
6 12 (10.17%) Change Management
7 11 (9.32%) Task Automation
8 10 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (8.47%) Data Centre Operations
9 9 (7.63%) Customer Requirements
9 9 (7.63%) IT Strategy
10 7 (5.93%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (5.93%) ITIL V3
11 6 (5.08%) Service Delivery
11 6 (5.08%) Service Management
12 5 (4.24%) High Availability
12 5 (4.24%) Patch Management
12 5 (4.24%) Problem-Solving
13 4 (3.39%) Infrastructure as Code
13 4 (3.39%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 53 (44.92%) PowerShell
2 25 (21.19%) SQL
3 2 (1.69%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.69%) Python
4 1 (0.85%) C
Qualifications
1 43 (36.44%) Security Cleared
2 25 (21.19%) SC Cleared
3 15 (12.71%) MCP
3 15 (12.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (11.86%) BPSS Clearance
5 9 (7.63%) MCSE
6 8 (6.78%) MCSA
7 4 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (3.39%) HNC
8 3 (2.54%) CCNA
9 2 (1.69%) VCP6
9 2 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.85%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.93%) SLA
2 4 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.69%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 96 (81.36%) Active Directory
2 66 (55.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (44.07%) Hyper-V
4 27 (22.88%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (10.17%) vSphere
6 7 (5.93%) NFS
6 7 (5.93%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (5.93%) XenApp
6 7 (5.93%) XenDesktop
7 6 (5.08%) Virtual Desktop
7 6 (5.08%) Virtual Servers
7 6 (5.08%) VMware NSX
8 5 (4.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (3.39%) VirtualBox
10 3 (2.54%) Docker
10 3 (2.54%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 24 (20.34%) SCCM
1 24 (20.34%) SCVMM
2 23 (19.49%) Microsoft Intune
3 12 (10.17%) vCenter Server
4 10 (8.47%) Microsoft Clustering
4 10 (8.47%) SCOrch
5 6 (5.08%) SCOM
6 5 (4.24%) vRealize
7 4 (3.39%) Ansible
7 4 (3.39%) FortiGate
7 4 (3.39%) Terraform
8 3 (2.54%) Kubernetes
8 3 (2.54%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (2.54%) Packer
9 2 (1.69%) Consul
9 2 (1.69%) Grafana
9 2 (1.69%) Graphite
9 2 (1.69%) Opsview
9 2 (1.69%) Prometheus
9 2 (1.69%) SCSM
Vendors
1 98 (83.05%) Microsoft
2 82 (69.49%) VMware
3 35 (29.66%) Cisco
4 19 (16.10%) Citrix
4 19 (16.10%) Veeam
5 17 (14.41%) Sophos
6 6 (5.08%) SonicWALL
7 5 (4.24%) CA
7 5 (4.24%) ServiceNow
7 5 (4.24%) SolarWinds
8 4 (3.39%) CheckPoint
8 4 (3.39%) F5
8 4 (3.39%) McAfee
9 3 (2.54%) Brocade
9 3 (2.54%) Draytek
9 3 (2.54%) Meraki
9 3 (2.54%) Sage
9 3 (2.54%) Sitecore
9 3 (2.54%) Symantec
9 3 (2.54%) WatchGuard