Period
to 18 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 30 72
Rank change year-on-year +8 +42 -32
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 68 60 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 10.19% 8.30% 1.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.59% 28.17% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 46 40 13
Warrington median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -27.78% +20.00%
10th Percentile £25,500 £19,875 £28,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £50,500 £47,500
Cheshire median annual salary £33,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -7.69% -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 Warrington with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Warrington
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 156 213 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 23.39% 29.46% 18.44%
Number of salaries quoted 110 181 99
Warrington median annual salary £39,750 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.31% - -7.14%
10th Percentile £25,500 £19,000 £22,450
90th Percentile £66,250 £47,500 £48,000
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +10.29% -8.11%

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in Warrington

Windows Server
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for Windows Server in Warrington

Windows Server
Salary Histogram in Warrington

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server in Warrington over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Warrington

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (60.29%) Active Directory
3 37 (54.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (50.00%) VMware
4 34 (50.00%) Office 365
5 32 (47.06%) Microsoft
6 30 (44.12%) Microsoft Azure
7 23 (33.82%) SQL Server
7 23 (33.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 22 (32.35%) IaaS
9 21 (30.88%) Citrix
9 21 (30.88%) Amazon AWS
10 20 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
11 19 (27.94%) ITIL
11 19 (27.94%) MCSE
11 19 (27.94%) Hyper-V
12 18 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
13 17 (25.00%) DNS
13 17 (25.00%) Project Management
14 15 (22.06%) MCP
14 15 (22.06%) Security Cleared
14 15 (22.06%) Network Security
14 15 (22.06%) Programme Management
14 15 (22.06%) Enterprise Architecture
14 15 (22.06%) Presales
14 15 (22.06%) Server Virtualisation
14 15 (22.06%) Customer Requirements
14 15 (22.06%) Vendor Relationship Management
14 15 (22.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 14 (20.59%) SharePoint

Windows Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 (20.59%) SharePoint
2 9 (13.24%) MS Exchange
3 8 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (8.82%) IIS
5 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 34 (50.00%) Office 365
2 30 (44.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (32.35%) IaaS
4 21 (30.88%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.47%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.00%) DNS
2 15 (22.06%) Network Security
3 11 (16.18%) DHCP
4 9 (13.24%) SAN
5 8 (11.76%) SSH
5 8 (11.76%) VPN
6 7 (10.29%) LAN
6 7 (10.29%) WAN
7 6 (8.82%) Wireshark
8 5 (7.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 5 (7.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 5 (7.35%) SSL
8 5 (7.35%) TCP/IP
9 4 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (2.94%) FTP
10 2 (2.94%) HTTP
10 2 (2.94%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (33.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.94%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.94%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (2.94%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.47%) Chocolatey
3 1 (1.47%) WiX
General
1 3 (4.41%) Finance
2 2 (2.94%) Retail
2 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 15 (22.06%) Architect
2 15 (22.06%) Technical Architect
3 14 (20.59%) IT Engineer
4 13 (19.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 11 (16.18%) 3rd Line Support
6 10 (14.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (14.71%) IT Support
7 9 (13.24%) IT Support Engineer
8 7 (10.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 7 (10.29%) Analyst
9 6 (8.82%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 6 (8.82%) Applications Engineer
9 6 (8.82%) Applications Support
9 6 (8.82%) Applications Support Engineer
9 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Support
9 6 (8.82%) IT Manager
9 6 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (8.82%) Systems Support
9 6 (8.82%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) Clustering
2 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.47%) Replication
4 1 (1.47%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (54.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (33.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (14.71%) Windows 10
4 10 (14.71%) Windows 7
5 5 (7.35%) Linux
6 4 (5.88%) Android
6 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.41%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.94%) AIX
8 2 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.94%) ITIL
2 17 (25.00%) Project Management
3 15 (22.06%) Customer Requirements
3 15 (22.06%) Enterprise Architecture
3 15 (22.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 15 (22.06%) Presales
3 15 (22.06%) Programme Management
3 15 (22.06%) Server Virtualisation
3 15 (22.06%) Vendor Relationship Management
4 13 (19.12%) Break/Fix
4 13 (19.12%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (14.71%) High Availability
6 7 (10.29%) Server Building
7 6 (8.82%) Data Protection
7 6 (8.82%) Facilities Management
8 5 (7.35%) Analytical Thinking
8 5 (7.35%) Critical Thinking
8 5 (7.35%) Problem Management
8 5 (7.35%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.35%) PowerShell
1 5 (7.35%) SQL
2 3 (4.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (27.94%) MCSE
3 15 (22.06%) MCP
3 15 (22.06%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.41%) CCNA
4 3 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.94%) Degree
5 2 (2.94%) MCITP
6 1 (1.47%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) GDPR
2 3 (4.41%) QA
System Software
1 41 (60.29%) Active Directory
2 19 (27.94%) Hyper-V
3 18 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (8.82%) XenApp
4 6 (8.82%) XenDesktop
5 5 (7.35%) VMware Server
6 3 (4.41%) KVM
6 3 (4.41%) VirtualBox
6 3 (4.41%) Xen
7 2 (2.94%) Docker
7 2 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (13.24%) AirWatch
1 9 (13.24%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (7.35%) Foglight
3 3 (4.41%) Ansible
3 3 (4.41%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.41%) Puppet
4 1 (1.47%) SCCM
4 1 (1.47%) Terraform
Vendors
1 34 (50.00%) VMware
2 32 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 21 (30.88%) Citrix
4 9 (13.24%) Blue Coat
4 9 (13.24%) SolarWinds
5 8 (11.76%) McAfee
6 7 (10.29%) Cisco
6 7 (10.29%) NetApp
7 5 (7.35%) Brocade
7 5 (7.35%) CommVault
7 5 (7.35%) F5
7 5 (7.35%) HP
7 5 (7.35%) NetIQ
7 5 (7.35%) Nimble Storage
7 5 (7.35%) TippingPoint
8 4 (5.88%) Veeam
9 3 (4.41%) Barracuda Networks
10 1 (1.47%) Avaya