Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 25 40
Rank change year-on-year -24 +15 -19
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 74 98 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 5.39% 8.98% 6.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.96% 29.88% 18.09%
Number of salaries quoted 58 97 85
Southampton median annual salary £27,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% -7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £21,000 £20,300 £22,200
90th Percentile £41,100 £45,000 £48,750
Hampshire median annual salary £35,000 £32,651 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.19% +0.46% -13.33%

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 353 328 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 25.69% 30.06% 37.82%
Number of salaries quoted 283 297 479
Southampton median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -18.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £20,000 £19,650 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £52,500 £52,500
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 74 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (48.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (35.14%) Linux
4 25 (33.78%) VMware
5 24 (32.43%) Microsoft
6 23 (31.08%) Windows 10
7 22 (29.73%) Active Directory
8 21 (28.38%) Problem-Solving
9 20 (27.03%) Office 365
10 17 (22.97%) Hyper-V
10 17 (22.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 16 (21.62%) CCNA
11 16 (21.62%) Cisco Certification
11 16 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (21.62%) ITIL
12 15 (20.27%) Intel
12 15 (20.27%) Degree
12 15 (20.27%) Microsoft Azure
13 14 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2013
14 13 (17.57%) Data Centre
15 12 (16.22%) Data Analysis
15 12 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
15 12 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
15 12 (16.22%) VPN
15 12 (16.22%) DNS
15 12 (16.22%) Root Cause Analysis
15 12 (16.22%) Decision-Making
16 11 (14.86%) Customer Requirements
16 11 (14.86%) VCP5
16 11 (14.86%) MS Exchange

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 14 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2013
2 11 (14.86%) MS Exchange
3 8 (10.81%) IIS
4 7 (9.46%) Apache
5 6 (8.11%) Tomcat
6 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.35%) CMS
7 1 (1.35%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.35%) nginx
7 1 (1.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (14.86%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.35%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 20 (27.03%) Office 365
2 15 (20.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.70%) G Suite
5 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.22%) DNS
1 12 (16.22%) VPN
2 11 (14.86%) Firewall
3 8 (10.81%) VoIP
3 8 (10.81%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (9.46%) H.323
4 7 (9.46%) ISDN
4 7 (9.46%) PBX
5 5 (6.76%) LAN
5 5 (6.76%) VLAN
5 5 (6.76%) WAN
6 4 (5.41%) TCP/IP
7 3 (4.05%) DHCP
7 3 (4.05%) SAN
8 1 (1.35%) NAS
8 1 (1.35%) Network Security
8 1 (1.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.35%) Big Data
2 1 (1.35%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.35%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.35%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (1.35%) Law
1 1 (1.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (17.57%) IT Support
1 13 (17.57%) Technical Leader
2 12 (16.22%) Analyst
2 12 (16.22%) Support Analyst
3 11 (14.86%) IT Engineer
4 8 (10.81%) IT Analyst
4 8 (10.81%) IT Support Analyst
4 8 (10.81%) Network Engineer
5 7 (9.46%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (9.46%) 3rd Line Support Technician
5 7 (9.46%) Support Technician
6 6 (8.11%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Junior
7 5 (6.76%) Junior Network Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (4.05%) Administrator
9 3 (4.05%) Field Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.11%) Web Services
2 1 (1.35%) .NET
2 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (1.35%) COM
2 1 (1.35%) CSS
2 1 (1.35%) HTML
2 1 (1.35%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.57%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.05%) Replication
4 1 (1.35%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 74 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (48.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (35.14%) Linux
4 23 (31.08%) Windows 10
5 12 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (13.51%) Windows 8
7 9 (12.16%) Windows 7
8 8 (10.81%) Ubuntu
9 7 (9.46%) CentOS
9 7 (9.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (9.46%) Windows Vista
10 2 (2.70%) Android
10 2 (2.70%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.38%) Problem-Solving
2 16 (21.62%) ITIL
3 12 (16.22%) Data Analysis
3 12 (16.22%) Decision-Making
3 12 (16.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 11 (14.86%) Customer Requirements
5 8 (10.81%) Manual Testing
6 7 (9.46%) Network Virtualisation
7 6 (8.11%) Configuration Management
7 6 (8.11%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (6.76%) Network Optimisation
8 5 (6.76%) Software Testing
9 4 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.41%) Asset Management
9 4 (5.41%) Software Asset Management
10 3 (4.05%) IT Strategy
10 3 (4.05%) Server Virtualisation
10 3 (4.05%) TDD
10 3 (4.05%) Test Automation
10 3 (4.05%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.81%) Perl
1 8 (10.81%) Python
2 7 (9.46%) Java
3 6 (8.11%) Ruby
3 6 (8.11%) SQL
4 4 (5.41%) C#
4 4 (5.41%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.05%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.35%) C
6 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (22.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 16 (21.62%) CCNA
2 16 (21.62%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (20.27%) Degree
4 11 (14.86%) CCNP
4 11 (14.86%) MCSE
4 11 (14.86%) VCP5
5 6 (8.11%) RHCE
5 6 (8.11%) RHCSA
6 3 (4.05%) ISEB
6 3 (4.05%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.16%) SLA
2 6 (8.11%) GDPR
3 3 (4.05%) QA
System Software
1 22 (29.73%) Active Directory
2 17 (22.97%) Hyper-V
3 12 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (8.11%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.70%) Docker
5 2 (2.70%) vSphere
6 1 (1.35%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (8.11%) Puppet
2 4 (5.41%) WSUS
3 2 (2.70%) SCOM
4 1 (1.35%) Ansible
4 1 (1.35%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.35%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (33.78%) VMware
2 24 (32.43%) Microsoft
3 15 (20.27%) Intel
4 7 (9.46%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.05%) Cisco
6 2 (2.70%) Apple
6 2 (2.70%) HP
6 2 (2.70%) Meraki
7 1 (1.35%) Adobe
7 1 (1.35%) Avaya
7 1 (1.35%) Brocade
7 1 (1.35%) Citrix
7 1 (1.35%) IBM
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle