Period
to 14 November 2019

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 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 36 21 25
Rank change year-on-year -15 +4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 39 103 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 6.78% 10.71% 9.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.41% 39.77% 31.29%
Number of salaries quoted 38 94 55
Watford median annual salary £30,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +11.11% -7.43%
10th Percentile £21,250 £29,000 £25,300
90th Percentile £47,500 £62,500 £67,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £34,500 £39,060 £37,500
% change year-on-year -11.67% +4.16% -10.71%

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 174 259 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 30.26% 26.92% 30.97%
Number of salaries quoted 157 213 224
Watford median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +12.50% -10.11%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,750 £23,150
90th Percentile £83,000 £71,250 £67,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -5.56%

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 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Watford

For the 6 months to 14 November 2019, 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 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (71.79%) Active Directory
3 23 (58.97%) VMware
3 23 (58.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (51.28%) Office 365
5 19 (48.72%) Linux
6 16 (41.03%) Microsoft
7 14 (35.90%) Hyper-V
8 13 (33.33%) Data Centre
8 13 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
9 12 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 10 (25.64%) Windows 10
10 10 (25.64%) Azure
11 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (23.08%) Firewall
12 8 (20.51%) ITIL
12 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
12 8 (20.51%) PowerShell
12 8 (20.51%) Ticket Management
12 8 (20.51%) Problem-Solving
13 7 (17.95%) Virtual Machines
13 7 (17.95%) Virtual Servers
13 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (17.95%) AWS
13 7 (17.95%) Windows 8
13 7 (17.95%) Windows 7
14 6 (15.38%) Asset Management
14 6 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
14 6 (15.38%) CCTV
14 6 (15.38%) JIRA

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 2 (5.13%) Apache
1 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (51.28%) Office 365
2 10 (25.64%) Azure
3 7 (17.95%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.08%) Firewall
2 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
3 6 (15.38%) DHCP
3 6 (15.38%) DNS
3 6 (15.38%) VPN
4 4 (10.26%) Wireless
5 3 (7.69%) LAN
5 3 (7.69%) WAN
5 3 (7.69%) WLAN
6 2 (5.13%) MPLS
6 2 (5.13%) Network Security
6 2 (5.13%) VLAN
7 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) JIRA
General
1 3 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (2.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) IT Support
3 7 (17.95%) Help Desk Support
3 7 (17.95%) Support Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 6 (15.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Field Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Field Service Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Field Support Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Help Desk Support Technician
4 6 (15.38%) Help Desk Technician
4 6 (15.38%) IT Support Technician
4 6 (15.38%) IT Technician
4 6 (15.38%) Junior
4 6 (15.38%) Network Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Service Desk Support
4 6 (15.38%) Service Desk Technician
4 6 (15.38%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 13 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (15.38%) CCTV
3 4 (10.26%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (5.13%) Life Science
5 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (48.72%) Linux
3 10 (25.64%) Windows 10
4 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (17.95%) Windows 7
5 7 (17.95%) Windows 8
5 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (20.51%) ITIL
2 8 (20.51%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (20.51%) Ticket Management
3 6 (15.38%) Asset Management
3 6 (15.38%) Data Migration
3 6 (15.38%) Migration
3 6 (15.38%) Patch Management
3 6 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (15.38%) Server Management
3 6 (15.38%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 4 (10.26%) Proactive Maintenance
5 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (7.69%) DevOps
5 3 (7.69%) Low Latency
5 3 (7.69%) Service Management
6 2 (5.13%) Change Management
6 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.51%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.26%) DBS Check
3 3 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.69%) SLA
3 1 (2.56%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (2.56%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 28 (71.79%) Active Directory
2 23 (58.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (35.90%) Hyper-V
4 7 (17.95%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (17.95%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (7.69%) Docker
7 2 (5.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Ansible
1 3 (7.69%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 23 (58.97%) VMware
2 16 (41.03%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.38%) Remedy
3 6 (15.38%) ServiceNow
4 2 (5.13%) Atlassian
4 2 (5.13%) Dell
4 2 (5.13%) Meraki
4 2 (5.13%) SonicWALL
4 2 (5.13%) Veeam