Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 35 22
Rank change year-on-year +9 -13 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 140 84 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 8.82% 6.90% 10.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.57% 24.93% 30.93%
Number of salaries quoted 136 85 158
Southampton median annual salary £35,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.23% -18.75% -
10th Percentile £23,250 £20,050 £25,875
90th Percentile £50,625 £45,750 £46,250
Hampshire median annual salary £35,000 £32,651 £36,500
% change year-on-year +7.19% -10.55% -8.75%

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 458 337 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 28.86% 27.67% 33.49%
Number of salaries quoted 412 316 491
Southampton median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% -1.32% +1.33%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% -3.75%

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 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 140 (100.00%) Windows
2 83 (59.29%) VMware
3 72 (51.43%) Microsoft
3 72 (51.43%) Active Directory
4 65 (46.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 56 (40.00%) Linux
6 45 (32.14%) PowerShell
7 31 (22.14%) ITIL
7 31 (22.14%) TCP/IP
8 29 (20.71%) Citrix
9 28 (20.00%) SLA
10 27 (19.29%) Office 365
10 27 (19.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 25 (17.86%) Hyper-V
11 25 (17.86%) DNS
11 25 (17.86%) SQL
12 24 (17.14%) Apache
12 24 (17.14%) Tomcat
12 24 (17.14%) Firewall
13 23 (16.43%) Puppet
13 23 (16.43%) Problem-Solving
14 22 (15.71%) SQL Server
14 22 (15.71%) DHCP
15 21 (15.00%) Clustering
15 21 (15.00%) Configuration Management
15 21 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
15 21 (15.00%) RHCSA
15 21 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 21 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 20 (14.29%) SCCM

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 24 (17.14%) Apache
1 24 (17.14%) Tomcat
2 20 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 9 (6.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (5.71%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (3.57%) IIS
7 4 (2.86%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.71%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (4.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (19.29%) Office 365
2 21 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.71%) IaaS
4 1 (0.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (22.14%) TCP/IP
2 25 (17.86%) DNS
3 24 (17.14%) Firewall
4 22 (15.71%) DHCP
5 16 (11.43%) SAN
6 15 (10.71%) Network Security
7 12 (8.57%) HTTP
7 12 (8.57%) HTTPS
7 12 (8.57%) IPv4
7 12 (8.57%) IPv6
8 7 (5.00%) LAN
8 7 (5.00%) NetScaler
8 7 (5.00%) VoIP
8 7 (5.00%) WAN
9 5 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (2.86%) Unified Communications
11 3 (2.14%) VLAN
11 3 (2.14%) Wireless
12 2 (1.43%) VPN
13 1 (0.71%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (5.71%) Fiddler
1 8 (5.71%) LINQPad
2 4 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (16.43%) Linux Engineer
3 18 (12.86%) IT Engineer
3 18 (12.86%) Systems Engineer
4 17 (12.14%) Operations Engineer
5 16 (11.43%) Analyst
5 16 (11.43%) Windows Engineer
6 11 (7.86%) Server Engineer
7 10 (7.14%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 10 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
7 10 (7.14%) Windows Server Engineer
8 9 (6.43%) Data Centre Engineer
8 9 (6.43%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
8 9 (6.43%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (6.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (6.43%) Senior Server Engineer
8 9 (6.43%) Senior VMware Engineer
8 9 (6.43%) Senior Windows Engineer
8 9 (6.43%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
9 8 (5.71%) Azure DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.57%) Web Services
2 12 (8.57%) LDAP
3 8 (5.71%) LINQ
4 4 (2.86%) JSP
5 2 (1.43%) HTML
6 1 (0.71%) .NET
6 1 (0.71%) CGI
6 1 (0.71%) COM
6 1 (0.71%) CSS
6 1 (0.71%) HTML5
6 1 (0.71%) jQuery
6 1 (0.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.00%) Clustering
2 18 (12.86%) Data Centre
3 15 (10.71%) Replication
4 11 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.29%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.43%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.71%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 140 (100.00%) Windows
2 56 (40.00%) Linux
3 27 (19.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (12.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (11.43%) Unix
7 12 (8.57%) Windows 7
8 10 (7.14%) Windows 10
9 8 (5.71%) VMS
10 3 (2.14%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.43%) CentOS
11 2 (1.43%) SUSE
12 1 (0.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (22.14%) ITIL
2 23 (16.43%) Problem-Solving
3 21 (15.00%) Configuration Management
4 17 (12.14%) High Availability
5 15 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (9.29%) Change Management
7 12 (8.57%) Vulnerability Management
8 10 (7.14%) Problem Management
9 9 (6.43%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (6.43%) Server Building
10 8 (5.71%) DevOps
11 7 (5.00%) Information Security
11 7 (5.00%) Supplier Management
12 6 (4.29%) Manual Testing
12 6 (4.29%) Strategic Planning
13 5 (3.57%) Mentoring
13 5 (3.57%) Performance Testing
13 5 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
13 5 (3.57%) Test Planning
13 5 (3.57%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (32.14%) PowerShell
2 25 (17.86%) SQL
3 20 (14.29%) Java
3 20 (14.29%) Perl
3 20 (14.29%) Python
4 19 (13.57%) Ruby
5 13 (9.29%) Bash Shell
5 13 (9.29%) C#
6 5 (3.57%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.43%) C
8 1 (0.71%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.71%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (15.00%) RHCSA
1 21 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 19 (13.57%) RHCE
3 16 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (8.57%) MCSA
5 9 (6.43%) Degree
5 9 (6.43%) MCP
6 6 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (3.57%) ISEB
7 5 (3.57%) ISTQB
8 4 (2.86%) CCNA
9 2 (1.43%) CCA
9 2 (1.43%) CCNP
9 2 (1.43%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.43%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (20.00%) SLA
2 5 (3.57%) QA
3 4 (2.86%) GDPR
4 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 72 (51.43%) Active Directory
2 65 (46.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (17.86%) Hyper-V
4 13 (9.29%) vSphere
5 9 (6.43%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (5.00%) XenApp
6 7 (5.00%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.71%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.71%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 23 (16.43%) Puppet
2 20 (14.29%) SCCM
3 12 (8.57%) Failover Clustering
3 12 (8.57%) Nessus
4 11 (7.86%) SCOM
5 8 (5.71%) Kibana
5 8 (5.71%) WSUS
6 7 (5.00%) PowerCLI
6 7 (5.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 7 (5.00%) vCenter Server
6 7 (5.00%) vMotion
7 1 (0.71%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 83 (59.29%) VMware
2 72 (51.43%) Microsoft
3 29 (20.71%) Citrix
4 19 (13.57%) Red Hat
5 16 (11.43%) Cisco
6 12 (8.57%) Ivanti
6 12 (8.57%) Shavlik
7 9 (6.43%) NetApp
8 8 (5.71%) BMC
9 7 (5.00%) CommVault
10 3 (2.14%) EMC
10 3 (2.14%) Hitachi
10 3 (2.14%) Isilon
11 2 (1.43%) HP
11 2 (1.43%) Intel
11 2 (1.43%) Meraki
12 1 (0.71%) Avaya
12 1 (0.71%) Oracle
12 1 (0.71%) Sophos
12 1 (0.71%) Sun