Windows Server Jobs in the South East

Microsoft Windows Server
England > South East

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Windows Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server over the 6 months to 23 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
23 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 43 75 77
Rank change year-on-year +32 +2 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 809 595 825
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 4.87% 3.91% 4.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.94% 20.08% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 744 473 734
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £26,176
25th Percentile £30,000 £28,250 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% -17.65% -5.16%
75th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £59,000 £67,340 £67,125
England median annual salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.49% +4.71% -

All Operating Systems
South East

Windows Server 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.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2,896 2,963 4,163
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 17.45% 19.48% 21.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2,347 2,035 2,772
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £26,250
25th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - -10.53% -
75th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% - +5.00%

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Windows Server as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in the South East

Windows Server
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows Server in the South East.

Salary trend for Windows Server in the South East

Windows Server
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows Server in the South East over the 6 months to 23 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in the South East

Windows Server
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 within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 April 2024. 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
Thames Valley +19 289 £42,000 +29.23% 47
Hampshire +29 265 £37,500 -11.76% 49
Berkshire +69 156 £50,000 +66.11% 16
Surrey -7 80 £50,000 +42.86% 15
Oxfordshire +13 69 £42,500 +34.92% 19
Buckinghamshire -40 64 £32,000 -1.54% 12
East Sussex +58 57 £45,000 -47.06% 3
Kent -9 47 £41,500 - 17
West Sussex +63 43 £30,000 -31.03% 15
Sussex - 18 £35,000 -
Middlesex -4 7 £35,000 -35.19%
Windows Server
England

Windows Server
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 166 (20.52%) Microsoft Exchange
2 116 (14.34%) SharePoint
3 29 (3.58%) IIS
4 4 (0.49%) TWiki
4 4 (0.49%) WordPress
5 3 (0.37%) CMS
5 3 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (0.37%) Orchard CMS
5 3 (0.37%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.25%) Apache
7 1 (0.12%) nginx
7 1 (0.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 97 (11.99%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (1.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.12%) PTC Creo
3 1 (0.12%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.12%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 493 (60.94%) Microsoft 365
2 394 (48.70%) Azure
3 115 (14.22%) Entra ID
4 75 (9.27%) AWS
5 56 (6.92%) OneDrive
6 37 (4.57%) SaaS
7 27 (3.34%) IaaS
8 25 (3.09%) Mimecast
9 22 (2.72%) Azure Monitor
10 18 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
11 15 (1.85%) Azure Storage
12 14 (1.73%) PaaS
13 13 (1.61%) Google Workspace
13 13 (1.61%) OCI
13 13 (1.61%) Power Platform
14 11 (1.36%) GitHub
15 8 (0.99%) WhatsApp
16 7 (0.87%) Azure Sentinel
17 6 (0.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 6 (0.74%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 265 (32.76%) Firewall
2 208 (25.71%) DNS
3 146 (18.05%) DHCP
4 101 (12.48%) VPN
5 94 (11.62%) TCP/IP
6 66 (8.16%) WAN
7 64 (7.91%) VLAN
8 61 (7.54%) LAN
9 60 (7.42%) VoIP
10 53 (6.55%) SAN
11 49 (6.06%) Wireless
12 44 (5.44%) Wi-Fi
13 18 (2.22%) FTP
13 18 (2.22%) SNMP
14 17 (2.10%) NAS
15 15 (1.85%) Internet
15 15 (1.85%) Unified Communications
16 14 (1.73%) iSCSI
17 13 (1.61%) Remote Desktop
18 12 (1.48%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (7.29%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.48%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (0.74%) MySQL
3 6 (0.74%) Power BI
4 5 (0.62%) DB2
5 4 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.37%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (2.10%) Git
2 12 (1.48%) JIRA
3 11 (1.36%) Jenkins
4 10 (1.24%) Trac
5 8 (0.99%) Robot Framework
6 6 (0.74%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (0.49%) eggPlant
7 4 (0.49%) Hudson
7 4 (0.49%) MSI
8 3 (0.37%) GitLab
8 3 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.25%) Selenium
10 1 (0.12%) Chocolatey
General
1 212 (26.21%) Social Skills
2 50 (6.18%) Organisational Skills
3 40 (4.94%) Finance
4 29 (3.58%) Telecoms
5 27 (3.34%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (3.21%) Documentation Skills
7 20 (2.47%) Law
8 17 (2.10%) Aerospace
8 17 (2.10%) Retail
9 12 (1.48%) Presentation Skills
10 11 (1.36%) Back Office
11 9 (1.11%) Legal
11 9 (1.11%) Marketing
12 7 (0.87%) Games
13 6 (0.74%) Advertising
13 6 (0.74%) Aviation
13 6 (0.74%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.62%) Public Sector
15 4 (0.49%) Inclusion and Diversity
16 3 (0.37%) Banking
Job Titles
1 156 (19.28%) Support Engineer
2 153 (18.91%) IT Support
3 143 (17.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 123 (15.20%) IT Engineer
5 92 (11.37%) IT Support Engineer
6 72 (8.90%) Analyst
7 70 (8.65%) 2nd Line Support
8 65 (8.03%) 3rd Line Support
9 63 (7.79%) Senior
10 57 (7.05%) Systems Engineer
11 49 (6.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 47 (5.81%) IT Technician
13 43 (5.32%) Infrastructure Support
14 42 (5.19%) Windows Engineer
15 41 (5.07%) 1st Line Support
16 40 (4.94%) Lead
16 40 (4.94%) Support Technician
17 38 (4.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
17 38 (4.70%) IT Analyst
18 34 (4.20%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (1.85%) ARM Templates
2 8 (0.99%) .NET
3 6 (0.74%) .NET Core
3 6 (0.74%) CSS
3 6 (0.74%) HTML
3 6 (0.74%) React
4 5 (0.62%) Blazor
5 4 (0.49%) LAMP
6 3 (0.37%) AngularJS
6 3 (0.37%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.37%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (0.37%) jQuery
6 3 (0.37%) Node.js
6 3 (0.37%) REST
6 3 (0.37%) Sass
6 3 (0.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (0.37%) Vue
6 3 (0.37%) XML
7 2 (0.25%) EDI
7 2 (0.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 58 (7.17%) Data Centre
2 50 (6.18%) PKI
3 34 (4.20%) Driving Licence
4 32 (3.96%) CMDB
5 31 (3.83%) Self-Motivation
6 29 (3.58%) Onboarding
7 28 (3.46%) Clustering
8 25 (3.09%) NHS
9 23 (2.84%) Replication
10 19 (2.35%) Client/Server
11 17 (2.10%) Management Information System
12 9 (1.11%) Linux Command Line
13 7 (0.87%) Handset
13 7 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
13 7 (0.87%) Public Cloud
14 6 (0.74%) PMI
14 6 (0.74%) Xbox
15 5 (0.62%) Educational Technology
16 4 (0.49%) CCTV
16 4 (0.49%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 809 (100.00%) Windows
2 191 (23.61%) Windows 10
3 132 (16.32%) Linux
4 122 (15.08%) Windows Server 2016
5 116 (14.34%) Windows Server 2019
6 84 (10.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 60 (7.42%) Windows 7
8 57 (7.05%) Windows 8
9 19 (2.35%) Ubuntu
9 19 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (2.22%) CentOS
11 17 (2.10%) Apple iOS
12 15 (1.85%) Unix
13 14 (1.73%) Windows NT
14 13 (1.61%) Mac OS X
15 12 (1.48%) Windows Server 2003
15 12 (1.48%) Windows XP
16 10 (1.24%) VMS
17 9 (1.11%) Android
17 9 (1.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (23.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 169 (20.89%) ITIL
3 164 (20.27%) Problem-Solving
4 157 (19.41%) Customer Service
5 101 (12.48%) Cybersecurity
6 79 (9.77%) Agile
7 65 (8.03%) Service Management
8 51 (6.30%) Configuration Management
8 51 (6.30%) Mentoring
9 50 (6.18%) DevOps
10 39 (4.82%) Change Management
10 39 (4.82%) Incident Management
11 37 (4.57%) Change Control
11 37 (4.57%) Project Management
12 36 (4.45%) Disaster Recovery
12 36 (4.45%) Service Delivery
13 33 (4.08%) Problem Management
13 33 (4.08%) Release Management
14 32 (3.96%) Multi-Factor Authentication
15 29 (3.58%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 159 (19.65%) PowerShell
2 110 (13.60%) SQL
3 37 (4.57%) Python
4 30 (3.71%) VB
5 25 (3.09%) C#
6 23 (2.84%) VBScript
7 14 (1.73%) Bicep
8 10 (1.24%) ActionScript
9 7 (0.87%) Bash
10 6 (0.74%) JavaScript
11 4 (0.49%) Java
11 4 (0.49%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.12%) C
12 1 (0.12%) Go
12 1 (0.12%) Korn
12 1 (0.12%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.12%) PHP
Qualifications
1 180 (22.25%) Security Cleared
2 145 (17.92%) SC Cleared
3 113 (13.97%) DV Cleared
4 98 (12.11%) Degree
5 53 (6.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 28 (3.46%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (3.46%) DBS Check
7 24 (2.97%) CCNA
7 24 (2.97%) MCP
8 18 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
9 15 (1.85%) AWS Certification
9 15 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 14 (1.73%) CCNP
11 12 (1.48%) Azure Certification
12 10 (1.24%) MCSA
13 7 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (0.87%) MCSE
14 6 (0.74%) PMI Certification
15 5 (0.62%) CompTIA Security+
15 5 (0.62%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (9.15%) SLA
2 28 (3.46%) GDPR
3 24 (2.97%) Cyber Essentials
4 12 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.62%) QA
6 3 (0.37%) Accessibility
6 3 (0.37%) GRC
7 2 (0.25%) NIST
7 2 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 537 (66.38%) Active Directory
2 221 (27.32%) Hyper-V
3 217 (26.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 59 (7.29%) XenApp
5 53 (6.55%) VMware ESXi
6 50 (6.18%) VirtualBox
6 50 (6.18%) vSphere
7 47 (5.81%) XenDesktop
8 45 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
9 24 (2.97%) Virtual Desktop
10 23 (2.84%) Firmware
11 19 (2.35%) Docker
12 10 (1.24%) NFS
12 10 (1.24%) OpenSSH
12 10 (1.24%) pfSense
13 8 (0.99%) Virtual Servers
14 5 (0.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 5 (0.62%) Terminal Services
15 1 (0.12%) BitLocker
15 1 (0.12%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 118 (14.59%) Microsoft Intune
2 82 (10.14%) SCCM
3 71 (8.78%) vCenter Server
4 62 (7.66%) WSUS
5 58 (7.17%) SCOM
6 36 (4.45%) Kubernetes
7 26 (3.21%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 19 (2.35%) Ansible
9 18 (2.22%) EMC NetWorker
10 17 (2.10%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 16 (1.98%) SCDPM
12 14 (1.73%) NetBackup
12 14 (1.73%) Sysprep
12 14 (1.73%) Terraform
13 12 (1.48%) Grafana
14 11 (1.36%) IBM BigFix
15 10 (1.24%) PowerCLI
15 10 (1.24%) ZABBIX
16 8 (0.99%) Nessus
17 6 (0.74%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 486 (60.07%) Microsoft
2 338 (41.78%) VMware
3 92 (11.37%) Citrix
4 88 (10.88%) Cisco
5 75 (9.27%) Veeam
6 43 (5.32%) Dell
7 29 (3.58%) Sophos
8 26 (3.21%) Apple
8 26 (3.21%) Juniper
8 26 (3.21%) Palo Alto
9 23 (2.84%) Fortinet
10 21 (2.60%) Meraki
11 20 (2.47%) Red Hat
12 19 (2.35%) EMC
13 18 (2.22%) HP
13 18 (2.22%) Oracle
14 16 (1.98%) 3PAR
14 16 (1.98%) Dynatrace
14 16 (1.98%) Google
15 13 (1.61%) ConnectWise