Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 38 28
Rank change year-on-year +2 -10 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 92 70 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 6.72% 6.23% 8.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.07% 22.80% 23.60%
Number of salaries quoted 80 65 127
Southampton median annual salary £33,250 £32,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.31% -14.47% -8.43%
10th Percentile £21,000 £19,500 £24,900
90th Percentile £52,500 £43,750 £46,250
Hampshire median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year +2.94% +1.49% -16.25%

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 Southampton with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 367 307 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 26.81% 27.31% 36.66%
Number of salaries quoted 318 273 526
Southampton median annual salary £36,500 £34,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.35% -15.00% +12.68%
10th Percentile £20,000 £21,050 £24,125
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £52,500
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing Windows Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in Southampton

Windows Server
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Windows Server in Southampton

Windows Server
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server in Southampton over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Southampton

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT jobs citing Windows Server 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 92 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (44.57%) VMware
3 38 (41.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 36 (39.13%) Microsoft
5 30 (32.61%) Active Directory
6 29 (31.52%) VMware Infrastructure
7 27 (29.35%) Linux
8 26 (28.26%) Office 365
8 26 (28.26%) Problem-Solving
9 22 (23.91%) ITIL
10 20 (21.74%) Windows 10
11 19 (20.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 18 (19.57%) Microsoft Certification
13 17 (18.48%) Data Centre
14 16 (17.39%) Hyper-V
14 16 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
14 16 (17.39%) DNS
15 15 (16.30%) Cisco Certification
15 15 (16.30%) Degree
16 13 (14.13%) Windows Server 2008
16 13 (14.13%) SLA
16 13 (14.13%) CCNA
17 12 (13.04%) TCP/IP
17 12 (13.04%) Intel
17 12 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 12 (13.04%) PowerShell
17 12 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
17 12 (13.04%) RHCSA
17 12 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 11 (11.96%) Manual Testing

Windows Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 10 (10.87%) Apache
1 10 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2013
1 10 (10.87%) Tomcat
2 9 (9.78%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.26%) IIS
4 3 (3.26%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.09%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 26 (28.26%) Office 365
2 16 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (9.78%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.09%) G Suite
4 1 (1.09%) IaaS
4 1 (1.09%) PaaS
4 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.39%) DNS
2 12 (13.04%) TCP/IP
3 11 (11.96%) DHCP
3 11 (11.96%) Firewall
4 9 (9.78%) VPN
5 8 (8.70%) SAN
6 7 (7.61%) VLAN
7 6 (6.52%) LAN
7 6 (6.52%) WAN
8 5 (5.43%) VoIP
9 4 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (3.26%) H.323
10 3 (3.26%) ISDN
10 3 (3.26%) Network Security
10 3 (3.26%) PBX
10 3 (3.26%) Unified Communications
11 2 (2.17%) HTTP
11 2 (2.17%) HTTPS
11 2 (2.17%) IPv4
11 2 (2.17%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.09%) Big Data
2 1 (1.09%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (1.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (16.30%) IT Engineer
2 14 (15.22%) IT Support
3 10 (10.87%) Analyst
3 10 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (10.87%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (10.87%) Support Analyst
3 10 (10.87%) Systems Engineer
4 9 (9.78%) Network Engineer
5 8 (8.70%) IT Analyst
5 8 (8.70%) IT Support Analyst
5 8 (8.70%) Technical Leader
5 8 (8.70%) Windows Engineer
6 6 (6.52%) Junior
6 6 (6.52%) Junior Network Engineer
7 5 (5.43%) Test Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) Senior Server Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) Server Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) Technical Architect
8 4 (4.35%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.87%) Web Services
2 2 (2.17%) HTML
2 2 (2.17%) LDAP
3 1 (1.09%) .NET
3 1 (1.09%) COM
3 1 (1.09%) CSS
3 1 (1.09%) HTML5
3 1 (1.09%) jQuery
3 1 (1.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.48%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.61%) Replication
3 4 (4.35%) Clustering
4 2 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.09%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 92 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (41.30%) Windows Server 2012
3 27 (29.35%) Linux
4 20 (21.74%) Windows 10
5 13 (14.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (11.96%) Windows 7
8 6 (6.52%) Windows 8
9 5 (5.43%) CentOS
10 3 (3.26%) Ubuntu
10 3 (3.26%) Windows Vista
11 2 (2.17%) Unix
12 1 (1.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.26%) Problem-Solving
2 22 (23.91%) ITIL
3 12 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 12 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
4 11 (11.96%) Manual Testing
5 10 (10.87%) Configuration Management
5 10 (10.87%) Data Analysis
5 10 (10.87%) Decision-Making
6 7 (7.61%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (6.52%) Customer Requirements
7 6 (6.52%) Network Optimisation
7 6 (6.52%) Network Virtualisation
7 6 (6.52%) Software Testing
8 5 (5.43%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (5.43%) Performance Testing
8 5 (5.43%) TDD
8 5 (5.43%) Test Automation
8 5 (5.43%) Test Planning
9 4 (4.35%) Asset Management
9 4 (4.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.04%) PowerShell
2 11 (11.96%) Java
2 11 (11.96%) Perl
2 11 (11.96%) Python
2 11 (11.96%) SQL
3 10 (10.87%) Ruby
4 5 (5.43%) C#
5 3 (3.26%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.17%) C
6 2 (2.17%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.09%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (20.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 18 (19.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (16.30%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (16.30%) Degree
4 13 (14.13%) CCNA
5 12 (13.04%) RHCSA
6 10 (10.87%) RHCE
7 9 (9.78%) CCNP
7 9 (9.78%) MCSE
8 7 (7.61%) VCP5
9 5 (5.43%) ISEB
9 5 (5.43%) ISTQB
9 5 (5.43%) MCP
10 3 (3.26%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.13%) SLA
2 7 (7.61%) GDPR
3 5 (5.43%) QA
4 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (32.61%) Active Directory
2 29 (31.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (17.39%) Hyper-V
4 9 (9.78%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (4.35%) vSphere
6 2 (2.17%) XenApp
6 2 (2.17%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.09%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 10 (10.87%) Puppet
2 7 (7.61%) SCCM
3 6 (6.52%) SCOM
3 6 (6.52%) WSUS
4 2 (2.17%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (2.17%) Nessus
4 2 (2.17%) PowerCLI
4 2 (2.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (2.17%) vCenter Server
4 2 (2.17%) vMotion
5 1 (1.09%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 41 (44.57%) VMware
2 36 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 12 (13.04%) Intel
4 10 (10.87%) Citrix
4 10 (10.87%) Red Hat
5 7 (7.61%) Cisco
6 2 (2.17%) CommVault
6 2 (2.17%) HP
6 2 (2.17%) Ivanti
6 2 (2.17%) Meraki
6 2 (2.17%) Shavlik
7 1 (1.09%) Adobe
7 1 (1.09%) Avaya
7 1 (1.09%) Brocade
7 1 (1.09%) IBM
7 1 (1.09%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (1.09%) Sophos