Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 42 31
Rank change year-on-year +9 -11 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 60 60 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 6.32% 5.43% 5.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.39% 20.62% 24.69%
Number of salaries quoted 65 36 59
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,500 £25,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £55,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% +2.94%

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 246 291 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 25.92% 26.36% 22.88%
Number of salaries quoted 226 217 174
Watford median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.03% +5.29%
10th Percentile £28,500 £22,500 £26,075
90th Percentile £66,625 £66,250 £62,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% -

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 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 60 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (71.67%) Microsoft
3 42 (70.00%) Active Directory
4 32 (53.33%) VMware
5 26 (43.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (38.33%) Office 365
7 20 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 19 (31.67%) Linux
8 19 (31.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (30.00%) Windows 7
9 18 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
9 18 (30.00%) Firewall
10 17 (28.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (28.33%) Windows 10
11 16 (26.67%) SQL Server
11 16 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
12 15 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 14 (23.33%) VPN
14 12 (20.00%) Citrix
14 12 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
14 12 (20.00%) MCSA
14 12 (20.00%) PowerShell
14 12 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (20.00%) Data Centre
15 11 (18.33%) Hyper-V
15 11 (18.33%) DNS
15 11 (18.33%) DHCP
16 10 (16.67%) TCP/IP
16 10 (16.67%) Cisco
16 10 (16.67%) SQL

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 20 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 8 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (6.67%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.33%) Confluence
6 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.67%) JBoss
6 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (38.33%) Office 365
2 15 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (13.33%) SaaS
5 5 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (5.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 18 (30.00%) Firewall
2 14 (23.33%) VPN
3 11 (18.33%) DHCP
3 11 (18.33%) DNS
4 10 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 7 (11.67%) LAN
5 7 (11.67%) WAN
6 6 (10.00%) SAN
7 5 (8.33%) Network Security
7 5 (8.33%) Unified Communications
8 4 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (6.67%) VoIP
8 4 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (3.33%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (3.33%) Skype
9 2 (3.33%) Wireshark
10 1 (1.67%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (1.67%) Internet
10 1 (1.67%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.67%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (1.67%) AdminStudio
2 1 (1.67%) MSI
2 1 (1.67%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 6 (10.00%) Retail
2 4 (6.67%) Finance
3 2 (3.33%) Billing
3 2 (3.33%) Marketing
3 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 11 (18.33%) Field Engineer
2 11 (18.33%) Field Service Engineer
2 11 (18.33%) Support Engineer
3 10 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 10 (16.67%) Windows Server Engineer
4 9 (15.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 9 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 8 (13.33%) Analyst
5 8 (13.33%) Consultant
5 8 (13.33%) Senior Windows Engineer
6 7 (11.67%) Developer
7 6 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 6 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (10.00%) Exchange Engineer
7 6 (10.00%) Field Support Engineer
8 5 (8.33%) Cloud Consultant
8 5 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (8.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.67%) .NET
1 7 (11.67%) CSS
1 7 (11.67%) HTML
2 5 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (8.33%) HTML5
2 5 (8.33%) jQuery
3 2 (3.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.33%) EDI
3 2 (3.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (3.33%) JavaBeans
3 2 (3.33%) XML
4 1 (1.67%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.67%) iSeries
3 4 (6.67%) Replication
4 2 (3.33%) CCTV
5 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.67%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.67%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 60 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (43.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (31.67%) Linux
3 19 (31.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (30.00%) Windows 7
5 17 (28.33%) Windows 10
6 7 (11.67%) Windows 8
7 4 (6.67%) Unix
8 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.67%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.33%) Analytical Thinking
1 8 (13.33%) DevOps
2 7 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (11.67%) Migration
2 7 (11.67%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (10.00%) ITIL
3 6 (10.00%) Presales
4 4 (6.67%) Data Privacy
4 4 (6.67%) Information Security
4 4 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 4 (6.67%) Proactive Management
5 3 (5.00%) Patch Management
5 3 (5.00%) TDD
6 2 (3.33%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.33%) Performance Improvement
6 2 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.33%) Process Improvement
6 2 (3.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (3.33%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 10 (16.67%) SQL
3 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.67%) Java
5 2 (3.33%) ANSI SQL
5 2 (3.33%) C#
5 2 (3.33%) PHP
5 2 (3.33%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.33%) VBA
6 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (20.00%) MCSA
3 9 (15.00%) MCSE
4 8 (13.33%) CCNA
4 8 (13.33%) MCITP
5 4 (6.67%) CCDA
5 4 (6.67%) CCDP
5 4 (6.67%) CCNP
6 3 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (3.33%) Degree
7 2 (3.33%) MCP
7 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.67%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (13.33%) PCI DSS
2 4 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (28.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (18.33%) Hyper-V
4 8 (13.33%) Xen
4 8 (13.33%) XenApp
4 8 (13.33%) XenDesktop
5 5 (8.33%) XenServer
6 2 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.67%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (13.33%) Ansible
1 8 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (13.33%) Puppet
2 5 (8.33%) SCCM
3 4 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (5.00%) SCOM
5 2 (3.33%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.67%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.67%) WMI
6 1 (1.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 43 (71.67%) Microsoft
2 32 (53.33%) VMware
3 12 (20.00%) Citrix
4 10 (16.67%) Cisco
5 6 (10.00%) Remedy
5 6 (10.00%) ServiceNow
6 5 (8.33%) Meraki
7 4 (6.67%) EMC
7 4 (6.67%) IBM
7 4 (6.67%) NetApp
8 3 (5.00%) SolarWinds
8 3 (5.00%) Veeam
9 2 (3.33%) NEC
9 2 (3.33%) Polycom
9 2 (3.33%) Sonus
10 1 (1.67%) Dell
10 1 (1.67%) HP
10 1 (1.67%) Sybase
10 1 (1.67%) Symantec
10 1 (1.67%) Twitter