Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 26 41
Rank change year-on-year -1 +15 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 79 90 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 8.55% 8.95% 5.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.11% 29.32% 29.67%
Number of salaries quoted 79 44 35
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +25.00%
10th Percentile £31,000 £23,950 £26,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £51,750 £55,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -10.71% +20.00%

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 Watford with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 225 307 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 24.35% 30.52% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 197 207 137
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.71% -5.56%
10th Percentile £28,500 £23,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £69,000 £66,250 £62,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in Watford

Windows Server
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Windows Server in Watford

Windows Server
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server in Watford over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 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 Watford region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 79 (100.00%) Windows
2 57 (72.15%) Microsoft
3 54 (68.35%) Active Directory
4 43 (54.43%) VMware
5 36 (45.57%) Office 365
6 30 (37.97%) SQL Server
7 28 (35.44%) Microsoft Azure
8 27 (34.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 26 (32.91%) Microsoft Office
9 26 (32.91%) MS Exchange
10 23 (29.11%) VMware Infrastructure
11 22 (27.85%) SQL
11 22 (27.85%) Firewall
12 19 (24.05%) Hyper-V
13 18 (22.78%) Windows Server 2008
13 18 (22.78%) JavaScript
13 18 (22.78%) Linux
13 18 (22.78%) SAN
14 17 (21.52%) Retail
14 17 (21.52%) Data Centre
15 16 (20.25%) Windows 10
15 16 (20.25%) Presales
15 16 (20.25%) Windows 7
16 15 (18.99%) Veeam
17 14 (17.72%) SCCM
17 14 (17.72%) Analytical Skills
17 14 (17.72%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 13 (16.46%) Citrix
18 13 (16.46%) VPN
18 13 (16.46%) Cisco

Windows Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 26 (32.91%) MS Exchange
2 10 (12.66%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (8.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (8.86%) Skype for Business
4 5 (6.33%) JBoss
4 5 (6.33%) Tomcat
4 5 (6.33%) WebSphere
5 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.27%) Apache
6 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 26 (32.91%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) C-CURE
Cloud Services
1 36 (45.57%) Office 365
2 28 (35.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (8.86%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (6.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 22 (27.85%) Firewall
2 18 (22.78%) SAN
3 13 (16.46%) VPN
4 11 (13.92%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (12.66%) Fibre Channel
5 10 (12.66%) iSCSI
6 9 (11.39%) DHCP
6 9 (11.39%) DNS
7 8 (10.13%) Network Security
7 8 (10.13%) Unified Communications
8 7 (8.86%) VoIP
8 7 (8.86%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (6.33%) TCP/IP
10 4 (5.06%) VLAN
11 3 (3.80%) LAN
11 3 (3.80%) WAN
12 2 (2.53%) Skype
12 2 (2.53%) Wireshark
13 1 (1.27%) NetScaler
13 1 (1.27%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (37.97%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.59%) MySQL
3 5 (6.33%) RDBMS
3 5 (6.33%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) AdminStudio
1 1 (1.27%) MSI
1 1 (1.27%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 17 (21.52%) Retail
2 5 (6.33%) Finance
3 2 (2.53%) Billing
3 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (22.78%) Consultant
2 15 (18.99%) Analyst
3 14 (17.72%) 2nd Line Support
4 13 (16.46%) Cloud Consultant
4 13 (16.46%) Support Engineer
5 12 (15.19%) Field Engineer
5 12 (15.19%) Field Service Engineer
6 11 (13.92%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 11 (13.92%) Office 365 Consultant
6 11 (13.92%) Windows Consultant
7 10 (12.66%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 9 (11.39%) Azure Consultant
9 8 (10.13%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (10.13%) Field Support Engineer
10 7 (8.86%) .NET Developer
10 7 (8.86%) Cisco Analyst
10 7 (8.86%) Cisco Network Analyst
10 7 (8.86%) SQL Developer
10 7 (8.86%) Systems Analyst
10 7 (8.86%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.46%) CSS
1 13 (16.46%) HTML
2 7 (8.86%) .NET
2 7 (8.86%) .NET Framework
2 7 (8.86%) Hibernate
2 7 (8.86%) HTML5
2 7 (8.86%) jQuery
3 6 (7.59%) Ajax
3 6 (7.59%) LAMP
4 5 (6.33%) Java EE
4 5 (6.33%) Web Services
5 3 (3.80%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.52%) Data Centre
2 14 (17.72%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.86%) iSeries
3 7 (8.86%) Replication
4 5 (6.33%) Fintech
5 4 (5.06%) CCTV
6 3 (3.80%) Smartphone
7 2 (2.53%) EPoS
8 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.27%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 79 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (34.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (22.78%) Linux
3 18 (22.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (20.25%) Windows 10
4 16 (20.25%) Windows 7
5 10 (12.66%) Windows 8
6 7 (8.86%) Unix
7 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.27%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.25%) Presales
2 14 (17.72%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 12 (15.19%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (13.92%) Web Application Development
5 8 (10.13%) Migration
6 7 (8.86%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (8.86%) Data Modelling
6 7 (8.86%) Data Privacy
6 7 (8.86%) Information Security
6 7 (8.86%) Load Balancing
6 7 (8.86%) OO
6 7 (8.86%) OOD
6 7 (8.86%) Performance Improvement
6 7 (8.86%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (8.86%) Server Management
6 7 (8.86%) Wealth Management
7 6 (7.59%) Analytical Thinking
7 6 (7.59%) Creative Thinking
7 6 (7.59%) Data Analysis
7 6 (7.59%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (27.85%) SQL
2 18 (22.78%) JavaScript
3 10 (12.66%) Java
4 7 (8.86%) ANSI SQL
5 6 (7.59%) C++
5 6 (7.59%) PHP
5 6 (7.59%) Python
6 5 (6.33%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (13.92%) CCNA
1 11 (13.92%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (12.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (8.86%) CCDA
3 7 (8.86%) CCDP
3 7 (8.86%) CCNP
4 6 (7.59%) Degree
5 4 (5.06%) MCSA
6 3 (3.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.53%) MCP
8 1 (1.27%) MCSE
8 1 (1.27%) MCTS
System Software
1 54 (68.35%) Active Directory
2 23 (29.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (24.05%) Hyper-V
4 9 (11.39%) XenApp
4 9 (11.39%) XenDesktop
5 6 (7.59%) XenServer
6 4 (5.06%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (5.06%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.80%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.27%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 14 (17.72%) SCCM
2 10 (12.66%) SCVMM
3 7 (8.86%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (6.33%) Backup Exec
5 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 3 (3.80%) SCOM
6 1 (1.27%) WMI
6 1 (1.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 57 (72.15%) Microsoft
2 43 (54.43%) VMware
3 15 (18.99%) Veeam
4 13 (16.46%) Cisco
4 13 (16.46%) Citrix
5 10 (12.66%) Symantec
6 8 (10.13%) Remedy
6 8 (10.13%) ServiceNow
7 7 (8.86%) EMC
7 7 (8.86%) IBM
8 6 (7.59%) Meraki
9 5 (6.33%) Asigra
9 5 (6.33%) Sybase
10 4 (5.06%) HP
10 4 (5.06%) NetApp
11 3 (3.80%) Apple
11 3 (3.80%) Nokia
11 3 (3.80%) Samsung
11 3 (3.80%) SolarWinds
12 2 (2.53%) Sonus