Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 25 33
Rank change year-on-year +5 +8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 103 97 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 10.71% 9.69% 6.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 39.77% 31.29% 31.92%
Number of salaries quoted 94 55 40
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -7.43% +26.81%
10th Percentile £29,000 £25,300 £33,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £55,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £39,060 £37,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +4.16% -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 259 310 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 26.92% 30.97% 20.46%
Number of salaries quoted 213 224 163
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -10.11% -1.11%
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,150 £26,050
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £67,250
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +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 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Watford

For the 6 months to 14 November 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.

1 103 (100.00%) Windows
2 78 (75.73%) Microsoft
3 74 (71.84%) Active Directory
4 50 (48.54%) VMware
5 46 (44.66%) Microsoft Office
6 42 (40.78%) Office 365
7 33 (32.04%) Microsoft Azure
8 32 (31.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 32 (31.07%) SQL Server
9 29 (28.16%) MS Exchange
10 28 (27.18%) VMware Infrastructure
11 27 (26.21%) Windows Server 2008
12 26 (25.24%) SQL
13 24 (23.30%) Linux
13 24 (23.30%) Hyper-V
14 23 (22.33%) Windows 7
14 23 (22.33%) SCCM
14 23 (22.33%) Citrix
15 22 (21.36%) JavaScript
15 22 (21.36%) Firewall
16 21 (20.39%) Veeam
17 20 (19.42%) Presales
18 19 (18.45%) SAN
19 18 (17.48%) Retail
20 16 (15.53%) Data Centre
20 16 (15.53%) Windows 10
20 16 (15.53%) VPN
20 16 (15.53%) CSS
20 16 (15.53%) HTML
20 16 (15.53%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 29 (28.16%) MS Exchange
2 14 (13.59%) Exchange Server 2003
3 13 (12.62%) Skype for Business
4 7 (6.80%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (5.83%) JBoss
5 6 (5.83%) Tomcat
5 6 (5.83%) WebSphere
6 5 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (4.85%) IBM Notes
7 3 (2.91%) IIS
7 3 (2.91%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.94%) Apache
9 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 46 (44.66%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.88%) C-CURE
Cloud Services
1 42 (40.78%) Office 365
2 33 (32.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.80%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (5.83%) Mimecast
5 5 (4.85%) IaaS
6 4 (3.88%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (3.88%) PaaS
6 4 (3.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (21.36%) Firewall
2 19 (18.45%) SAN
3 16 (15.53%) VPN
4 12 (11.65%) DHCP
4 12 (11.65%) DNS
5 11 (10.68%) VLAN
6 10 (9.71%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (9.71%) Fibre Channel
6 10 (9.71%) iSCSI
7 9 (8.74%) Network Security
8 8 (7.77%) VoIP
9 7 (6.80%) Unified Communications
10 6 (5.83%) Skype
10 6 (5.83%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (3.88%) TCP/IP
12 2 (1.94%) LAN
12 2 (1.94%) WAN
12 2 (1.94%) Wireless
13 1 (0.97%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (31.07%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.74%) MySQL
3 6 (5.83%) RDBMS
3 6 (5.83%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.83%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (5.83%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (1.94%) Amazon RDS
General
1 18 (17.48%) Retail
2 6 (5.83%) Finance
3 2 (1.94%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (23.30%) Consultant
2 23 (22.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 19 (18.45%) Analyst
4 17 (16.50%) Cloud Consultant
5 15 (14.56%) Support Engineer
5 15 (14.56%) Windows Consultant
6 11 (10.68%) Office 365 Consultant
7 10 (9.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 10 (9.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 10 (9.71%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
7 10 (9.71%) Field Engineer
7 10 (9.71%) Field Service Engineer
7 10 (9.71%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 10 (9.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (8.74%) Azure Consultant
8 9 (8.74%) Developer
9 8 (7.77%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (7.77%) Desktop Support
9 8 (7.77%) Support Technician
9 8 (7.77%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (15.53%) CSS
1 16 (15.53%) HTML
2 9 (8.74%) .NET
2 9 (8.74%) jQuery
3 8 (7.77%) Hibernate
4 7 (6.80%) Ajax
4 7 (6.80%) LAMP
5 6 (5.83%) .NET Framework
5 6 (5.83%) HTML5
5 6 (5.83%) Java EE
6 5 (4.85%) Web Services
7 4 (3.88%) Flash
8 3 (2.91%) AngularJS
8 3 (2.91%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.91%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (1.94%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.53%) Data Centre
2 14 (13.59%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.83%) Fintech
3 6 (5.83%) iSeries
3 6 (5.83%) Replication
4 4 (3.88%) CCTV
4 4 (3.88%) Smartphone
5 3 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.91%) EPoS
5 3 (2.91%) User Experience
6 2 (1.94%) Handset
6 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.94%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.97%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 103 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (31.07%) Windows Server 2012
3 27 (26.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (23.30%) Linux
5 23 (22.33%) Windows 7
6 16 (15.53%) Windows 10
7 12 (11.65%) Windows 8
8 8 (7.77%) Unix
9 4 (3.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.94%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.94%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.97%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (19.42%) Presales
2 16 (15.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 14 (13.59%) Problem-Solving
4 13 (12.62%) Web Application Development
5 11 (10.68%) ITIL
6 10 (9.71%) Migration
7 9 (8.74%) Antivirus Management
7 9 (8.74%) Server Management
7 9 (8.74%) Software Deployment
8 8 (7.77%) Data Modelling
8 8 (7.77%) Information Security
8 8 (7.77%) OO
8 8 (7.77%) OOD
8 8 (7.77%) Performance Improvement
8 8 (7.77%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (7.77%) Wealth Management
9 7 (6.80%) Creative Thinking
9 7 (6.80%) Data Analysis
9 7 (6.80%) Service Delivery
9 7 (6.80%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (25.24%) SQL
2 22 (21.36%) JavaScript
3 13 (12.62%) Java
4 9 (8.74%) VBA
5 8 (7.77%) ANSI SQL
6 7 (6.80%) C++
6 7 (6.80%) PHP
6 7 (6.80%) Python
7 6 (5.83%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.91%) C#
9 2 (1.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (8.74%) Degree
1 9 (8.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (7.77%) CCNA
2 8 (7.77%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (5.83%) CCDA
3 6 (5.83%) CCDP
3 6 (5.83%) CCNP
4 3 (2.91%) MCP
4 3 (2.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.94%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.91%) SLA
1 3 (2.91%) WAI
2 2 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 74 (71.84%) Active Directory
2 28 (27.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (23.30%) Hyper-V
4 12 (11.65%) XenApp
5 9 (8.74%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (7.77%) XenDesktop
7 6 (5.83%) XenServer
8 4 (3.88%) Terminal Services
8 4 (3.88%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (1.94%) Firmware
9 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (1.94%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 23 (22.33%) SCCM
2 14 (13.59%) SCVMM
3 7 (6.80%) Backup Exec
4 6 (5.83%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (3.88%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 3 (2.91%) SCOM
7 2 (1.94%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 78 (75.73%) Microsoft
2 50 (48.54%) VMware
3 23 (22.33%) Citrix
4 21 (20.39%) Veeam
5 14 (13.59%) Symantec
6 12 (11.65%) Cisco
7 8 (7.77%) Remedy
7 8 (7.77%) ServiceNow
8 7 (6.80%) Asigra
8 7 (6.80%) HP
9 6 (5.83%) EMC
9 6 (5.83%) IBM
9 6 (5.83%) Meraki
9 6 (5.83%) NetApp
9 6 (5.83%) Sybase
10 5 (4.85%) Avaya
10 5 (4.85%) Lotus
11 4 (3.88%) Apple
11 4 (3.88%) Nokia
11 4 (3.88%) Samsung