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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 2019 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2019 over the 6 months to 2 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2019
England > South East
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 311 307 319
Rank change year-on-year -4 +12 +198
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2019 193 117 64
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.85% 0.74% 0.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.23% 3.47% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 169 99 52
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £30,350
25th Percentile £30,000 £29,250 £37,188
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.88% -10.53% +35.71%
75th Percentile £50,000 £53,375 £52,500
90th Percentile £54,375 £67,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £41,250 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year -2.94% +3.03% -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 4,567 3,367 3,319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.22% 21.27% 23.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2,836 2,436 2,759
10th Percentile £26,500 £27,250 £26,950
25th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.11% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 2 July 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 2 July 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 +8 73 £28,000 -43.72% 13
Thames Valley -5 51 £45,000 - 13
Berkshire +18 32 £48,000 -7.69% 6
West Sussex +13 27 £40,500 +68.75% 2
Kent -36 27 £45,000 +104.55% 5
Buckinghamshire -37 11 £28,500 -32.94% 5
Oxfordshire -27 8 £40,937 -9.03% 2
East Sussex -9 6 £55,000 - 2
Surrey -98 6 £47,500 +16.56% 3
Windows Server 2019
England

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 190 (98.45%) Windows
2 153 (79.27%) Active Directory
3 134 (69.43%) Microsoft
3 134 (69.43%) Windows Server
4 114 (59.07%) VMware
5 89 (46.11%) DNS
6 86 (44.56%) DHCP
7 84 (43.52%) Windows Server 2016
8 81 (41.97%) Microsoft 365
9 80 (41.45%) VMware Infrastructure
10 76 (39.38%) Azure
11 73 (37.82%) Windows 10
12 69 (35.75%) SCCM
13 66 (34.20%) ITIL
13 66 (34.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 64 (33.16%) Windows Server 2012
15 60 (31.09%) Social Skills
15 60 (31.09%) PowerShell
16 53 (27.46%) SQL Server
17 51 (26.42%) Firewall
18 48 (24.87%) Hyper-V
19 47 (24.35%) Problem-Solving
20 45 (23.32%) SQL
20 45 (23.32%) MS Exchange
21 42 (21.76%) Cisco
21 42 (21.76%) SAN
21 42 (21.76%) VMware ESXi
22 37 (19.17%) SLA
23 36 (18.65%) Change Control
23 36 (18.65%) Security Cleared

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 45 (23.32%) MS Exchange
2 15 (7.77%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.63%) IIS
4 6 (3.11%) Skype for Business
5 4 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 30 (15.54%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.55%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.52%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 81 (41.97%) Microsoft 365
2 76 (39.38%) Azure
3 24 (12.44%) Azure Active Directory
4 20 (10.36%) AWS
5 11 (5.70%) Power Platform
6 5 (2.59%) IaaS
6 5 (2.59%) SaaS
7 4 (2.07%) OneDrive
8 3 (1.55%) PaaS
9 2 (1.04%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (0.52%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 1 (0.52%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.52%) GCP
10 1 (0.52%) Google Workspace
10 1 (0.52%) Nutanix
Communications & Networking
1 89 (46.11%) DNS
2 86 (44.56%) DHCP
3 51 (26.42%) Firewall
4 42 (21.76%) SAN
5 25 (12.95%) SNMP
6 24 (12.44%) LAN
7 23 (11.92%) VLAN
7 23 (11.92%) WAN
8 19 (9.84%) PBX
9 11 (5.70%) Remote Desktop
10 10 (5.18%) Internet
11 9 (4.66%) TCP/IP
12 8 (4.15%) Network Security
12 8 (4.15%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (3.63%) VPN
14 6 (3.11%) Skype
14 6 (3.11%) VoIP
15 5 (2.59%) PABX
15 5 (2.59%) RS-232
16 3 (1.55%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (27.46%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.11%) Power BI
2 6 (3.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.04%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.04%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
General
1 60 (31.09%) Social Skills
2 25 (12.95%) Telecoms
3 21 (10.88%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.66%) Finance
4 9 (4.66%) Organisational Skills
5 6 (3.11%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 5 (2.59%) Fire and Rescue
6 5 (2.59%) Retail
7 4 (2.07%) Marketing
8 2 (1.04%) Law
8 2 (1.04%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.52%) Aviation
9 1 (0.52%) Back Office
9 1 (0.52%) Legal
9 1 (0.52%) Military
Job Titles
1 44 (22.80%) Support Engineer
2 43 (22.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 32 (16.58%) IT Engineer
4 26 (13.47%) 2nd Line Support
5 25 (12.95%) Administrator
5 25 (12.95%) Systems Administrator
6 24 (12.44%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 23 (11.92%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 20 (10.36%) IT Support
9 18 (9.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 17 (8.81%) Analyst
11 13 (6.74%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 13 (6.74%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (6.74%) IT Support Engineer
11 13 (6.74%) Senior Systems Administrator
12 11 (5.70%) Infrastructure Support
13 10 (5.18%) Support Analyst
13 10 (5.18%) Systems Engineer
14 8 (4.15%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
14 8 (4.15%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.66%) COM
2 5 (2.59%) ARM Templates
3 2 (1.04%) DCOM
3 2 (1.04%) Middleware
3 2 (1.04%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.52%) LDAP
4 1 (0.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.51%) Self-Motivation
2 14 (7.25%) Data Centre
3 8 (4.15%) Driving Licence
3 8 (4.15%) IoT
3 8 (4.15%) NHS
3 8 (4.15%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (3.11%) PKI
5 4 (2.07%) Clustering
6 3 (1.55%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.55%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.04%) Replication
8 1 (0.52%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.52%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 190 (98.45%) Windows
2 134 (69.43%) Windows Server
3 84 (43.52%) Windows Server 2016
4 73 (37.82%) Windows 10
5 64 (33.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 32 (16.58%) Windows 7
7 30 (15.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 28 (14.51%) Windows Server 2003
9 20 (10.36%) Linux
10 10 (5.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (4.66%) Windows XP
12 7 (3.63%) Windows 8
13 5 (2.59%) Solaris
13 5 (2.59%) Ubuntu
14 4 (2.07%) CentOS
15 2 (1.04%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.52%) Android
16 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (34.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 66 (34.20%) ITIL
2 47 (24.35%) Problem-Solving
3 36 (18.65%) Change Control
4 33 (17.10%) Disaster Recovery
5 25 (12.95%) Load Balancing
6 19 (9.84%) Change Management
7 17 (8.81%) Antivirus Management
7 17 (8.81%) Incident Management
8 16 (8.29%) Cloud Operations
9 15 (7.77%) DevOps
10 11 (5.70%) Project Delivery
10 11 (5.70%) Security Operations
11 10 (5.18%) Server Management
12 9 (4.66%) Service Delivery
13 8 (4.15%) PRINCE2
13 8 (4.15%) Proactive Maintenance
13 8 (4.15%) Project Management
14 7 (3.63%) Proactive Monitoring
14 7 (3.63%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 60 (31.09%) PowerShell
2 45 (23.32%) SQL
3 5 (2.59%) Bash
3 5 (2.59%) C
3 5 (2.59%) Python
4 3 (1.55%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.52%) R
Qualifications
1 36 (18.65%) Security Cleared
2 32 (16.58%) Degree
2 32 (16.58%) SC Cleared
3 20 (10.36%) HNC
4 16 (8.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (4.66%) DV Cleared
5 9 (4.66%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (4.66%) MCP
5 9 (4.66%) MCSA
5 9 (4.66%) MCSE
6 3 (1.55%) AWS Certification
6 3 (1.55%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (1.55%) MCTS
7 2 (1.04%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.52%) CCA
8 1 (0.52%) CCIE
8 1 (0.52%) CCNP
8 1 (0.52%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.52%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (19.17%) SLA
2 8 (4.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.59%) PCI DSS
4 4 (2.07%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.55%) GDPR
6 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 153 (79.27%) Active Directory
2 80 (41.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (24.87%) Hyper-V
4 42 (21.76%) VMware ESXi
5 22 (11.40%) XenApp
6 18 (9.33%) vSphere
7 6 (3.11%) Virtual Desktop
8 4 (2.07%) VirtualBox
8 4 (2.07%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.55%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.52%) NFS
11 1 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.52%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.52%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.52%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 69 (35.75%) SCCM
2 35 (18.13%) Microsoft Intune
3 27 (13.99%) vCenter Server
4 11 (5.70%) SolarWinds Orion
5 9 (4.66%) SCOM
6 7 (3.63%) McAfee ePO
7 6 (3.11%) Terraform
8 4 (2.07%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (1.55%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (1.04%) Kubernetes
10 2 (1.04%) NetCrunch
10 2 (1.04%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (1.04%) WSUS
11 1 (0.52%) Ansible
11 1 (0.52%) Avamar
11 1 (0.52%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 1 (0.52%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.52%) vMotion
Vendors
1 134 (69.43%) Microsoft
2 114 (59.07%) VMware
3 42 (21.76%) Cisco
4 35 (18.13%) Citrix
5 34 (17.62%) NetApp
6 27 (13.99%) Veeam
7 19 (9.84%) SolarWinds
8 18 (9.33%) 3PAR
9 17 (8.81%) HP
10 13 (6.74%) IBM
11 10 (5.18%) Juniper
12 9 (4.66%) Red Hat
13 8 (4.15%) McAfee
13 8 (4.15%) Sophos
14 7 (3.63%) Meraki
15 6 (3.11%) Dell
16 5 (2.59%) Zerto
17 4 (2.07%) EMC
17 4 (2.07%) SaltStack
17 4 (2.07%) Thales