Windows Server 2019 Jobs

Microsoft Windows Server 2019
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring Windows Server 2019 skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Windows Server 2019 over the 6 months leading up to 17 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
17 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 447 393 682
Rank change year-on-year -54 +289 -182
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2019 537 673 758
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.54% 0.80% 0.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.04% 4.75% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 441 558 600
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £26,250
25th Percentile £29,500 £28,763 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £39,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.50% -2.44% +2.50%
75th Percentile £51,250 £53,750 £51,500
90th Percentile £59,000 £65,000 £60,325
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.29% -15.00% -

All Operating Systems
UK

Windows Server 2019 falls under the Operating Systems category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring operating system skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 13,293 14,174 31,742
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 13.29% 16.80% 17.69%
Number of salaries quoted 9,894 9,935 16,644
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,250 £26,250
25th Percentile £31,750 £35,000 £35,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,293 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -11.82% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £62,500 £71,250 £71,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £90,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - -

Windows Server 2019
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Windows Server 2019 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2019 in the UK

Windows Server 2019
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows Server 2019.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2019 in the UK

Windows Server 2019
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows Server 2019 over the 6 months to 17 July 2024.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2019 in the UK

Windows Server 2019
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2019 within the UK over the 6 months to 17 July 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
England -26 514 £40,000 - 51
UK excluding London -37 447 £37,500 +10.29% 47
Work from Home +37 156 £37,500 -11.24% 17
South East -48 131 £48,925 +57.82% 15
Midlands +1 104 £35,000 -7.89% 12
North of England +2 82 £35,000 -22.22% 10
London -8 81 £43,000 -18.10% 11
South West -28 72 £45,000 +12.50% 2
West Midlands +3 61 £35,000 -7.89% 8
Yorkshire +51 57 £39,500 +22.67% 3
East of England -9 45 £42,500 +21.43% 5
East Midlands -7 43 £32,250 -0.77% 4
North West -40 16 £32,000 -32.63% 6
North East -19 9 £27,500 -54.17% 1
Wales +17 8 £25,000 -9.09% 2
Scotland -61 6 £36,000 +10.77% 3

Windows Server 2019
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities 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
1 121 (22.53%) Microsoft Exchange
2 76 (14.15%) SharePoint
3 17 (3.17%) IIS
4 10 (1.86%) Confluence
5 7 (1.30%) WordPress
6 5 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (0.93%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.19%) Site Server
Applications
1 91 (16.95%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.56%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 317 (59.03%) Microsoft 365
2 253 (47.11%) Azure
3 101 (18.81%) Entra ID
4 45 (8.38%) AWS
5 43 (8.01%) OneDrive
6 31 (5.77%) Mimecast
7 20 (3.72%) Azure Monitor
8 19 (3.54%) Azure Storage
8 19 (3.54%) Google Workspace
9 18 (3.35%) IaaS
10 16 (2.98%) Nutanix
11 15 (2.79%) SaaS
12 12 (2.23%) PaaS
12 12 (2.23%) Power Platform
13 10 (1.86%) Azure Sentinel
14 6 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
14 6 (1.12%) OCI
15 5 (0.93%) Azure DevOps
15 5 (0.93%) ChatGPT
15 5 (0.93%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 185 (34.45%) DNS
2 183 (34.08%) Firewall
3 161 (29.98%) DHCP
4 93 (17.32%) WAN
5 90 (16.76%) LAN
6 88 (16.39%) TCP/IP
7 74 (13.78%) VPN
7 74 (13.78%) Wi-Fi
8 67 (12.48%) VLAN
9 57 (10.61%) SAN
10 50 (9.31%) Wireless
11 26 (4.84%) VoIP
12 20 (3.72%) Internet
13 19 (3.54%) Network Security
14 18 (3.35%) SD-WAN
15 17 (3.17%) Remote Desktop
16 16 (2.98%) WLAN
17 13 (2.42%) NAS
18 10 (1.86%) iSCSI
18 10 (1.86%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (11.73%) SQL Server
2 30 (5.59%) Amazon RDS
3 29 (5.40%) MongoDB
4 22 (4.10%) MySQL
5 9 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.12%) DB2
8 5 (0.93%) InfluxDB
8 5 (0.93%) MariaDB
8 5 (0.93%) Power BI
9 2 (0.37%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.19%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (2.05%) JIRA
2 7 (1.30%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.12%) Git
3 6 (1.12%) Robot Framework
3 6 (1.12%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (0.93%) MSI
5 1 (0.19%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 207 (38.55%) Social Skills
2 91 (16.95%) Finance
3 28 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (4.47%) Automotive
5 20 (3.72%) Documentation Skills
6 19 (3.54%) Organisational Skills
7 18 (3.35%) Manufacturing
8 15 (2.79%) Retail
9 14 (2.61%) Public Sector
10 13 (2.42%) Telecoms
11 11 (2.05%) Aerospace
12 10 (1.86%) Back Office
12 10 (1.86%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 10 (1.86%) Law
13 6 (1.12%) Aviation
14 5 (0.93%) Banking
14 5 (0.93%) Marketing
15 3 (0.56%) Games
16 2 (0.37%) Legal
17 1 (0.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 109 (20.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 107 (19.93%) IT Support
3 97 (18.06%) IT Engineer
4 67 (12.48%) Analyst
4 67 (12.48%) Support Engineer
5 63 (11.73%) Administrator
5 63 (11.73%) Senior
6 48 (8.94%) IT Support Engineer
7 37 (6.89%) 2nd Line Support
8 34 (6.33%) Lead
9 32 (5.96%) Systems Engineer
10 31 (5.77%) IT Analyst
11 30 (5.59%) Support Analyst
12 29 (5.40%) DBA
12 29 (5.40%) DV Cleared DBA
12 29 (5.40%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
13 28 (5.21%) Systems Administrator
14 27 (5.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 27 (5.03%) IT Support Analyst
14 27 (5.03%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.54%) ARM Templates
2 9 (1.68%) HTML
3 7 (1.30%) LAMP
3 7 (1.30%) LDAP
4 5 (0.93%) YAML
5 3 (0.56%) .NET
5 3 (0.56%) SAML
5 3 (0.56%) WPF
6 2 (0.37%) ServiceStack
6 2 (0.37%) WSH
6 2 (0.37%) X-Windows
7 1 (0.19%) JSON
7 1 (0.19%) Middleware
7 1 (0.19%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.19%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 53 (9.87%) Self-Motivation
2 44 (8.19%) Driving Licence
3 35 (6.52%) PKI
4 33 (6.15%) Replication
5 31 (5.77%) Management Information System
6 25 (4.66%) Data Centre
7 14 (2.61%) Clustering
8 11 (2.05%) CCTV
9 10 (1.86%) Onboarding
10 9 (1.68%) Video Conferencing
11 8 (1.49%) Linux Command Line
11 8 (1.49%) Public Cloud
11 8 (1.49%) Security Posture
12 7 (1.30%) Blackberry
13 6 (1.12%) Algorithms
13 6 (1.12%) Cyber Security Posture
13 6 (1.12%) Cyberattack
13 6 (1.12%) Handset
13 6 (1.12%) Xbox
14 5 (0.93%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 523 (97.39%) Windows
2 378 (70.39%) Windows Server 2016
3 372 (69.27%) Windows Server
4 217 (40.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 213 (39.66%) Windows 10
6 121 (22.53%) Linux
7 41 (7.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 36 (6.70%) CentOS
9 35 (6.52%) Windows 7
10 32 (5.96%) Apple iOS
11 17 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 16 (2.98%) Windows NT
13 15 (2.79%) Mac OS
13 15 (2.79%) Ubuntu
14 13 (2.42%) VMS
15 12 (2.23%) Android
16 11 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
17 10 (1.86%) Windows XP
18 9 (1.68%) Mac OS X
19 7 (1.30%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (27.56%) ITIL
2 136 (25.33%) Problem-Solving
3 134 (24.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 115 (21.42%) Customer Service
5 70 (13.04%) Mentoring
6 67 (12.48%) Cybersecurity
7 59 (10.99%) Service Management
8 56 (10.43%) Change Management
9 52 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
10 50 (9.31%) Time Management
11 47 (8.75%) Project Management
12 42 (7.82%) Performance Monitoring
13 38 (7.08%) Storage Management
14 34 (6.33%) DevOps
15 33 (6.15%) Server Management
16 32 (5.96%) Service Delivery
16 32 (5.96%) User Experience
17 31 (5.77%) Agile
17 31 (5.77%) Capacity Management
18 30 (5.59%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 173 (32.22%) PowerShell
2 78 (14.53%) SQL
3 38 (7.08%) Bash
4 22 (4.10%) C#
4 22 (4.10%) VB
5 19 (3.54%) VBScript
6 17 (3.17%) Bicep
7 15 (2.79%) Python
8 9 (1.68%) PHP
9 5 (0.93%) Perl
10 3 (0.56%) Java
11 1 (0.19%) C
11 1 (0.19%) C++
11 1 (0.19%) Go
11 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 130 (24.21%) Security Cleared
2 128 (23.84%) Degree
3 87 (16.20%) DV Cleared
4 63 (11.73%) SC Cleared
5 50 (9.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 36 (6.70%) DBS Check
7 34 (6.33%) Cisco Certification
8 23 (4.28%) CCNA
8 23 (4.28%) Computer Science Degree
9 21 (3.91%) HNC
10 20 (3.72%) MCSE
11 18 (3.35%) CCNP
12 17 (3.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 15 (2.79%) MCSA
14 14 (2.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 13 (2.42%) Network+ Certification
16 11 (2.05%) A+ Certification
16 11 (2.05%) Azure Certification
16 11 (2.05%) HND
17 9 (1.68%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (10.43%) SLA
2 24 (4.47%) Cyber Essentials
3 15 (2.79%) QA
4 12 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (1.86%) GDPR
6 5 (0.93%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 4 (0.74%) NIST
7 4 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.56%) PMO
9 2 (0.37%) NCSC
9 2 (0.37%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.19%) ISO 22301
10 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.19%) SOC 2
System Software
1 341 (63.50%) Active Directory
2 182 (33.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 135 (25.14%) Hyper-V
4 46 (8.57%) VMware ESXi
4 46 (8.57%) vSphere
5 44 (8.19%) Virtual Machines
6 32 (5.96%) Virtual Desktop
7 15 (2.79%) Firmware
8 7 (1.30%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (1.30%) XenDesktop
9 6 (1.12%) Terminal Services
10 5 (0.93%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 4 (0.74%) Docker
11 4 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (0.56%) NFS
13 2 (0.37%) DFS Replication
14 1 (0.19%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 118 (21.97%) Microsoft Intune
2 111 (20.67%) SCCM
3 65 (12.10%) WSUS
4 36 (6.70%) SCOM
5 32 (5.96%) vCenter Server
6 31 (5.77%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 21 (3.91%) Kubernetes
8 20 (3.72%) Ansible
8 20 (3.72%) Terraform
9 17 (3.17%) EMC NetWorker
10 12 (2.23%) Sysprep
11 11 (2.05%) Failover Clustering
11 11 (2.05%) NetBackup
12 9 (1.68%) Jamf Pro
13 7 (1.30%) Autotask
13 7 (1.30%) PaperCut
13 7 (1.30%) Single Sign-On
14 6 (1.12%) McAfee ePO
15 5 (0.93%) Puppet
15 5 (0.93%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 418 (77.84%) Microsoft
2 250 (46.55%) VMware
3 90 (16.76%) Cisco
4 69 (12.85%) Veeam
5 56 (10.43%) Citrix
6 49 (9.12%) Apple
7 46 (8.57%) Red Hat
8 45 (8.38%) Oracle
9 44 (8.19%) Sophos
10 37 (6.89%) Dell
11 35 (6.52%) Meraki
12 33 (6.15%) HP
13 29 (5.40%) Google
14 20 (3.72%) Palo Alto
15 19 (3.54%) Aruba
16 17 (3.17%) EMC
16 17 (3.17%) McAfee
17 16 (2.98%) Juniper
18 15 (2.79%) Fortinet
18 15 (2.79%) IBM