Windows Server 2016 Jobs in the UK excluding London

Microsoft Windows Server 2016
UK > UK excluding London

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for Windows Server 2016 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2016 over the 6 months to 29 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
29 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 293 355 352
Rank change year-on-year +62 -3 -106
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2016 523 565 630
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.94% 0.89% 0.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.93% 5.17% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 453 452 512
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £23,500
25th Percentile £30,000 £30,375 £26,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% -1.33%
75th Percentile £53,750 £47,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £56,275 £58,000 £58,750
UK median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -2.44%

All Operating Systems
UK excluding London

Windows Server 2016 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 UK excluding London with a requirement for operating system skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 8,822 10,929 13,995
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 15.81% 17.15% 20.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7,098 6,994 9,297
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,420 £24,750
25th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% - -
75th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £71,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.52% - +5.00%

Windows Server 2016
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Windows Server 2016 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2016 in the UK excluding London

Windows Server 2016
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows Server 2016 in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2016 in the UK excluding London

Windows Server 2016
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows Server 2016 in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 29 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2016 in the UK excluding London

Windows Server 2016
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2016 within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 29 February 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
South East +68 183 £51,000 +61.90% 27
North of England +42 108 £35,000 -12.50% 22
South West +71 98 £42,500 -27.66% 9
Midlands -3 61 £40,000 +6.67% 26
East of England +56 53 £32,750 -18.13% 9
West Midlands +16 51 £42,500 +25.00% 15
Yorkshire +74 48 £35,000 - 10
North West +4 42 £34,250 -19.41% 9
North East +5 18 £32,500 -35.00% 3
Scotland -15 15 £37,500 -6.25% 5
East Midlands 0 9 £27,500 -51.11% 10
Wales +12 8 £37,000 -17.78% 1
Northern Ireland +7 4 £40,000 +23.08%
Windows Server 2016
UK

Windows Server 2016
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London 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
1 148 (28.30%) Microsoft Exchange
2 94 (17.97%) SharePoint
3 16 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (2.87%) IIS
5 14 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (1.53%) Confluence
7 3 (0.57%) WordPress
8 2 (0.38%) nginx
9 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.19%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.19%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.19%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 72 (13.77%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 286 (54.68%) Microsoft 365
2 252 (48.18%) Azure
3 97 (18.55%) Entra ID
4 48 (9.18%) AWS
5 40 (7.65%) OneDrive
6 21 (4.02%) SaaS
7 20 (3.82%) Mimecast
8 17 (3.25%) OCI
9 16 (3.06%) Azure Monitor
10 15 (2.87%) Azure Storage
11 11 (2.10%) Google Workspace
12 10 (1.91%) Power Platform
13 8 (1.53%) Nutanix
14 7 (1.34%) PowerApps
15 6 (1.15%) Azure Sentinel
15 6 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
15 6 (1.15%) OpenShift
16 5 (0.96%) GCP
16 5 (0.96%) WhatsApp
17 3 (0.57%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 195 (37.28%) DNS
2 181 (34.61%) Firewall
3 174 (33.27%) DHCP
4 71 (13.58%) SAN
4 71 (13.58%) TCP/IP
5 70 (13.38%) WAN
6 55 (10.52%) LAN
7 54 (10.33%) VPN
8 48 (9.18%) VoIP
8 48 (9.18%) Wireless
9 31 (5.93%) VLAN
9 31 (5.93%) Wi-Fi
10 28 (5.35%) Remote Desktop
11 27 (5.16%) NAS
12 19 (3.63%) Network Security
13 15 (2.87%) Skype
14 12 (2.29%) SD-WAN
15 10 (1.91%) VSAN
15 10 (1.91%) WLAN
16 8 (1.53%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (12.05%) SQL Server
2 30 (5.74%) MongoDB
3 28 (5.35%) Amazon RDS
4 18 (3.44%) MySQL
5 6 (1.15%) DB2
6 5 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (0.76%) Power BI
7 4 (0.76%) RDBMS
7 4 (0.76%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.57%) GIS
9 1 (0.19%) Geospatial Data
9 1 (0.19%) InfluxDB
9 1 (0.19%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 12 (2.29%) JIRA
2 6 (1.15%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.38%) Hudson
3 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 181 (34.61%) Social Skills
2 76 (14.53%) Finance
3 32 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (3.63%) Legal
4 19 (3.63%) Military
5 18 (3.44%) Telecoms
6 15 (2.87%) Manufacturing
7 14 (2.68%) Law
7 14 (2.68%) Public Sector
8 13 (2.49%) Retail
9 12 (2.29%) Documentation Skills
10 11 (2.10%) Back Office
11 6 (1.15%) Aviation
11 6 (1.15%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 6 (1.15%) Organisational Skills
12 5 (0.96%) Automotive
13 3 (0.57%) Games
14 2 (0.38%) Electronics
15 1 (0.19%) Advertising
15 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 132 (25.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 118 (22.56%) IT Engineer
3 90 (17.21%) Support Engineer
4 82 (15.68%) IT Support
5 69 (13.19%) Senior
6 57 (10.90%) Administrator
7 54 (10.33%) IT Support Engineer
8 51 (9.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 50 (9.56%) Analyst
10 38 (7.27%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 33 (6.31%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
11 33 (6.31%) Support Specialist
12 32 (6.12%) 3rd Line Support
13 30 (5.74%) DBA
14 28 (5.35%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 28 (5.35%) Infrastructure Specialist
15 27 (5.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 27 (5.16%) IT Technician
16 26 (4.97%) 2nd Line Support
17 25 (4.78%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.87%) ARM Templates
2 8 (1.53%) LDAP
3 3 (0.57%) LAMP
4 2 (0.38%) SAML
4 2 (0.38%) ServiceStack
5 1 (0.19%) .NET
5 1 (0.19%) JSON
5 1 (0.19%) WSH
5 1 (0.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (8.60%) Driving Licence
1 45 (8.60%) Self-Motivation
2 35 (6.69%) PKI
3 33 (6.31%) Clustering
4 25 (4.78%) Data Centre
5 20 (3.82%) Fat Client
5 20 (3.82%) Thin Client
6 15 (2.87%) Management Information System
7 14 (2.68%) Onboarding
8 13 (2.49%) Replication
9 9 (1.72%) Public Cloud
10 6 (1.15%) EMC VNX
10 6 (1.15%) Handset
10 6 (1.15%) iPad
10 6 (1.15%) Xbox
11 5 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
11 5 (0.96%) VAX
12 4 (0.76%) Cyber Threat
12 4 (0.76%) Housing Association
13 3 (0.57%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 517 (98.85%) Windows
2 394 (75.33%) Windows Server
3 361 (69.02%) Windows Server 2019
4 283 (54.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 208 (39.77%) Windows 10
6 143 (27.34%) Linux
7 50 (9.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 40 (7.65%) CentOS
8 40 (7.65%) Windows 7
9 26 (4.97%) Windows 8
10 25 (4.78%) Windows NT
11 22 (4.21%) Windows XP
12 16 (3.06%) Ubuntu
13 11 (2.10%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (1.53%) Apple iOS
14 8 (1.53%) Mac OS
15 7 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 4 (0.76%) Kali Linux
16 4 (0.76%) Windows 2000
17 3 (0.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (33.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 155 (29.64%) ITIL
3 135 (25.81%) Problem-Solving
4 111 (21.22%) Customer Service
5 63 (12.05%) Cybersecurity
6 56 (10.71%) Service Management
7 55 (10.52%) Performance Monitoring
8 53 (10.13%) Disaster Recovery
9 52 (9.94%) Storage Management
10 43 (8.22%) Mentoring
11 35 (6.69%) Project Management
12 34 (6.50%) Remote Monitoring and Management
12 34 (6.50%) Time Management
13 33 (6.31%) User Experience
14 32 (6.12%) Customer Experience
15 30 (5.74%) Actionable Insight
15 30 (5.74%) Capacity Management
15 30 (5.74%) Change Management
15 30 (5.74%) Database Tuning
16 28 (5.35%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 180 (34.42%) PowerShell
2 82 (15.68%) SQL
3 32 (6.12%) Bash
4 23 (4.40%) VBScript
5 20 (3.82%) VB
6 15 (2.87%) Bicep
6 15 (2.87%) C#
7 2 (0.38%) Python
7 2 (0.38%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.19%) C
Qualifications
1 146 (27.92%) Security Cleared
2 100 (19.12%) DV Cleared
3 84 (16.06%) Degree
4 78 (14.91%) SC Cleared
5 28 (5.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 26 (4.97%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (4.78%) CCNA
8 21 (4.02%) DBS Check
9 18 (3.44%) CCNP
10 16 (3.06%) HNC
10 16 (3.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 16 (3.06%) MCSE
11 10 (1.91%) Azure Certification
11 10 (1.91%) MCSA
12 8 (1.53%) MCP
13 6 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
13 6 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 4 (0.76%) A+ Certification
15 4 (0.76%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (9.75%) SLA
2 15 (2.87%) Cyber Essentials
3 14 (2.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.72%) GDPR
5 5 (0.96%) NCSC
6 3 (0.57%) NIST
7 1 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (0.19%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.19%) QA
7 1 (0.19%) SOC 2
System Software
1 368 (70.36%) Active Directory
2 197 (37.67%) Hyper-V
3 188 (35.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 56 (10.71%) vSphere
5 42 (8.03%) VMware ESXi
6 32 (6.12%) Firmware
7 28 (5.35%) Virtual Desktop
7 28 (5.35%) Virtual Machines
8 18 (3.44%) VMware NSX
9 14 (2.68%) Terminal Services
10 10 (1.91%) XenApp
11 9 (1.72%) Docker
12 7 (1.34%) XenDesktop
13 4 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (0.76%) VMware Server
14 2 (0.38%) KVM
14 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
15 1 (0.19%) Citrix Hypervisor
15 1 (0.19%) NFS
Systems Management
1 123 (23.52%) SCCM
2 112 (21.41%) Microsoft Intune
3 76 (14.53%) WSUS
4 54 (10.33%) SCOM
5 41 (7.84%) vCenter Server
6 31 (5.93%) Failover Clustering
7 28 (5.35%) Kubernetes
8 26 (4.97%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 25 (4.78%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 23 (4.40%) EMC NetWorker
11 21 (4.02%) Sysprep
12 18 (3.44%) NetBackup
13 17 (3.25%) Microsoft Clustering
14 14 (2.68%) FortiGate
15 11 (2.10%) Nagios
16 9 (1.72%) Ansible
17 8 (1.53%) McAfee ePO
17 8 (1.53%) SCVMM
18 6 (1.15%) SCSM
19 5 (0.96%) Terraform
Vendors
1 385 (73.61%) Microsoft
2 250 (47.80%) VMware
3 89 (17.02%) Cisco
4 65 (12.43%) Citrix
5 61 (11.66%) Veeam
6 53 (10.13%) HP
6 53 (10.13%) Red Hat
7 50 (9.56%) Oracle
8 48 (9.18%) Apple
9 39 (7.46%) Dell
10 28 (5.35%) EMC
10 28 (5.35%) Palo Alto
11 27 (5.16%) Sophos
12 23 (4.40%) Aruba
12 23 (4.40%) ConnectWise
13 21 (4.02%) Barracuda Networks
14 20 (3.82%) Google
15 19 (3.63%) Symantec
16 18 (3.44%) Draytek
16 18 (3.44%) Juniper