Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Windows Server Engineer was £36,250 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Server Engineer
England > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 497 532 505
Rank change year-on-year +35 -27 +84
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Server Engineer 58 66 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.19% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.19% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 48 60 136
South East median annual salary £36,250 £34,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.62% -11.69% +10.00%
10th Percentile £26,000 £23,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,250 £50,475 £47,500
England median annual salary £39,000 £39,250 £37,000
% change year-on-year -0.64% +6.08% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29733 34136 40912
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.62% 96.98% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 24803 28632 34129
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%

Windows Server Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Windows Server Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server Engineer in the South East

Windows Server Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server Engineer in the South East.

Salary trend for Windows Server Engineer in the South East

Windows Server Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server Engineer in the South East over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server Engineer in the South East

Windows Server Engineer
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 Engineer within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Thames Valley +14 31 £35,000 +25.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +21 14 £35,000 +2.94%
Berkshire +16 10 £39,000 +56.00%
Oxfordshire -15 10 £35,000 +25.00% 2
Surrey +9 8 £55,000 +15.79%
West Sussex +8 8 £26,000 -48.00% 1
Hampshire +11 5 £65,000 +48.57% 1
Middlesex - 4 - -
Kent - 2 £55,000 -
Windows Server Engineer
England

Windows Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Windows Server Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Windows Server Engineer in the job title.

1 58 (100.00%) Windows
1 58 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 42 (72.41%) VMware
3 35 (60.34%) Active Directory
4 30 (51.72%) Microsoft
5 29 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 28 (48.28%) Hyper-V
7 21 (36.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (32.76%) MS Exchange
9 19 (32.76%) Firewall
10 18 (31.03%) Finance
10 18 (31.03%) Office 365
11 17 (29.31%) Microsoft Azure
12 16 (27.59%) SQL Server
13 15 (25.86%) Windows 10
14 14 (24.14%) Windows 7
15 13 (22.41%) Microsoft Certification
15 13 (22.41%) Citrix
16 11 (18.97%) Cisco
17 10 (17.24%) TCP/IP
17 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Office
17 10 (17.24%) SQL
17 10 (17.24%) MCSE
17 10 (17.24%) PowerShell
17 10 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
18 9 (15.52%) Skype
18 9 (15.52%) Exchange Server 2013
18 9 (15.52%) Clustering
18 9 (15.52%) IIS

Windows Server Engineer Skill Set
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 19 (32.76%) MS Exchange
2 10 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (15.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (15.52%) IIS
4 7 (12.07%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (8.62%) SharePoint
6 4 (6.90%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (31.03%) Office 365
2 17 (29.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (12.07%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (8.62%) IaaS
5 2 (3.45%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 19 (32.76%) Firewall
2 10 (17.24%) TCP/IP
3 9 (15.52%) Skype
4 7 (12.07%) LAN
5 6 (10.34%) DHCP
5 6 (10.34%) DNS
5 6 (10.34%) SAN
5 6 (10.34%) VoIP
6 5 (8.62%) BIG-IP
6 5 (8.62%) Ethernet
6 5 (8.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 5 (8.62%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (8.62%) VLAN
6 5 (8.62%) Wireless
7 4 (6.90%) NetScaler
8 3 (5.17%) PBX
9 2 (3.45%) CTI
9 2 (3.45%) Kerberos
9 2 (3.45%) LDAP
9 2 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 18 (31.03%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Legal
2 6 (10.34%) Local Government
3 5 (8.62%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.45%) Marketing
5 1 (1.72%) Automotive
5 1 (1.72%) Italian Language
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Clustering
2 7 (12.07%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.62%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (3.45%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.45%) Replication
4 2 (3.45%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.72%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 58 (100.00%) Windows
1 58 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 21 (36.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (25.86%) Windows 10
5 14 (24.14%) Windows 7
6 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (10.34%) Linux
8 4 (6.90%) Apple iOS
9 3 (5.17%) Android
9 3 (5.17%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (3.45%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.79%) ITIL
1 8 (13.79%) Mentoring
2 7 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (12.07%) Coaching
2 7 (12.07%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (12.07%) Pair Programming
2 7 (12.07%) Regression Testing
2 7 (12.07%) Software Engineering
2 7 (12.07%) Test Automation
3 5 (8.62%) BCP
3 5 (8.62%) Business Continuity
3 5 (8.62%) Business Continuity Planning
3 5 (8.62%) Change Control
3 5 (8.62%) Collaborative Working
3 5 (8.62%) E-Commerce
3 5 (8.62%) Line Management
3 5 (8.62%) Proactive Monitoring
3 5 (8.62%) Problem Management
4 2 (3.45%) Presales
4 2 (3.45%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.24%) PowerShell
1 10 (17.24%) SQL
2 8 (13.79%) Python
3 7 (12.07%) C++
4 6 (10.34%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.72%) Perl
6 1 (1.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (22.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (17.24%) MCSE
3 9 (15.52%) MCP
4 6 (10.34%) CCNA
4 6 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (10.34%) MCITP
5 4 (6.90%) MCSA
6 1 (1.72%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (60.34%) Active Directory
2 29 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (48.28%) Hyper-V
4 7 (12.07%) vSphere
5 6 (10.34%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (6.90%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) Failover Clustering
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (3.45%) NetBackup
2 2 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.72%) Ansible
3 1 (1.72%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.72%) Puppet
3 1 (1.72%) SCCM
3 1 (1.72%) SCOM
3 1 (1.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.72%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 42 (72.41%) VMware
2 30 (51.72%) Microsoft
3 13 (22.41%) Citrix
4 11 (18.97%) Cisco
5 7 (12.07%) NetApp
5 7 (12.07%) Sophos
6 6 (10.34%) F5
7 5 (8.62%) Dell
7 5 (8.62%) EqualLogic
7 5 (8.62%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.17%) Symantec
9 2 (3.45%) Apple
9 2 (3.45%) HP
9 2 (3.45%) Veeam
10 1 (1.72%) Altiris
10 1 (1.72%) Forcepoint
10 1 (1.72%) Juniper
10 1 (1.72%) SaltStack
10 1 (1.72%) Veritas