Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 20 27 32
Rank change year-on-year +7 +5 +20
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 101 72 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 10.95% 8.06% 6.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.85% 30.25% 27.02%
Number of salaries quoted 76 50 41
Watford median annual salary £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% +13.33%
10th Percentile £29,000 £22,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £67,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +14.86%

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 260 238 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 28.20% 26.65% 24.24%
Number of salaries quoted 200 185 194
Watford median annual salary £41,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £23,250 £25,000 £25,075
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,125
Hertfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -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 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 101 (100.00%) Windows
2 86 (85.15%) Microsoft
3 76 (75.25%) Active Directory
4 55 (54.46%) Microsoft Office
5 46 (45.54%) VMware
6 43 (42.57%) Office 365
7 33 (32.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 31 (30.69%) Windows 7
8 31 (30.69%) Microsoft Azure
9 27 (26.73%) Linux
9 27 (26.73%) MS Exchange
10 26 (25.74%) Windows Server 2012
11 25 (24.75%) Hyper-V
11 25 (24.75%) Veeam
11 25 (24.75%) VPN
12 24 (23.76%) VLAN
12 24 (23.76%) SCCM
13 23 (22.77%) Citrix
14 22 (21.78%) VMware Infrastructure
15 21 (20.79%) VMware ESXi
15 21 (20.79%) Problem-Solving
16 20 (19.80%) Skype for Business
17 19 (18.81%) ITIL
17 19 (18.81%) Windows 10
18 18 (17.82%) SQL Server
18 18 (17.82%) Cisco
19 17 (16.83%) Firewall
19 17 (16.83%) JavaScript
20 16 (15.84%) Migration
21 15 (14.85%) 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 27 (26.73%) MS Exchange
2 20 (19.80%) Skype for Business
3 15 (14.85%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (7.92%) IBM Notes
5 7 (6.93%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (4.95%) IIS
6 5 (4.95%) JBoss
6 5 (4.95%) Tomcat
6 5 (4.95%) Umbraco
6 5 (4.95%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.98%) Apache
8 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 55 (54.46%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) C-CURE
Cloud Services
1 43 (42.57%) Office 365
2 31 (30.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (12.87%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (8.91%) IaaS
5 8 (7.92%) Azure Active Directory
5 8 (7.92%) Mimecast
5 8 (7.92%) PaaS
5 8 (7.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (24.75%) VPN
2 24 (23.76%) VLAN
3 17 (16.83%) Firewall
4 14 (13.86%) DHCP
4 14 (13.86%) DNS
5 12 (11.88%) SAN
6 10 (9.90%) Skype
7 9 (8.91%) Unified Communications
8 7 (6.93%) Fibre Channel
8 7 (6.93%) iSCSI
9 6 (5.94%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (4.95%) Network Security
10 5 (4.95%) VoIP
11 3 (2.97%) TCP/IP
11 3 (2.97%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (1.98%) LAN
12 2 (1.98%) WAN
12 2 (1.98%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.82%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.91%) MySQL
3 5 (4.95%) RDBMS
3 5 (4.95%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
General
1 11 (10.89%) Retail
2 5 (4.95%) Finance
3 2 (1.98%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (23.76%) 2nd Line Support
2 22 (21.78%) IT Support
3 20 (19.80%) Support Engineer
4 18 (17.82%) Consultant
5 16 (15.84%) Analyst
6 15 (14.85%) Cloud Consultant
6 15 (14.85%) Windows Consultant
7 14 (13.86%) IT Engineer
8 13 (12.87%) 2nd Line Support Technician
8 13 (12.87%) Support Technician
9 11 (10.89%) IT Support Engineer
9 11 (10.89%) IT Support Technician
9 11 (10.89%) IT Technician
10 10 (9.90%) 3rd Line Support
11 8 (7.92%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 8 (7.92%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 8 (7.92%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
11 8 (7.92%) Infrastructure Consultant
12 7 (6.93%) Azure Consultant
12 7 (6.93%) Office 365 Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.88%) CSS
1 12 (11.88%) HTML
2 7 (6.93%) Ajax
2 7 (6.93%) LAMP
3 5 (4.95%) .NET
3 5 (4.95%) AngularJS
3 5 (4.95%) ASP.NET
3 5 (4.95%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (4.95%) Hibernate
3 5 (4.95%) Java EE
3 5 (4.95%) jQuery
3 5 (4.95%) Web Services
4 3 (2.97%) Flash
5 2 (1.98%) .NET Core
5 2 (1.98%) ASP.NET Core
5 2 (1.98%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.90%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.95%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (4.95%) Fintech
3 5 (4.95%) User Experience
4 3 (2.97%) CCTV
4 3 (2.97%) EPoS
4 3 (2.97%) iSeries
4 3 (2.97%) Replication
4 3 (2.97%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.98%) Handset
5 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.98%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 101 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (32.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (30.69%) Windows 7
4 27 (26.73%) Linux
5 26 (25.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (18.81%) Windows 10
7 13 (12.87%) Windows 8
8 8 (7.92%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (4.95%) Unix
10 2 (1.98%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.99%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.99%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (20.79%) Problem-Solving
2 19 (18.81%) ITIL
3 16 (15.84%) Migration
4 15 (14.85%) Presales
5 14 (13.86%) Antivirus Management
5 14 (13.86%) Software Deployment
6 12 (11.88%) Mentoring
6 12 (11.88%) Service Delivery
6 12 (11.88%) Web Application Development
7 11 (10.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (9.90%) ITIL V2
9 9 (8.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 8 (7.92%) Process Improvement
10 8 (7.92%) Procure-to-Pay
10 8 (7.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 7 (6.93%) Analytical Thinking
11 7 (6.93%) Creative Thinking
11 7 (6.93%) Data Analysis
11 7 (6.93%) Time Management
12 5 (4.95%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (16.83%) JavaScript
2 15 (14.85%) SQL
3 14 (13.86%) VBA
4 9 (8.91%) Java
5 7 (6.93%) C++
5 7 (6.93%) PHP
5 7 (6.93%) Python
6 5 (4.95%) ANSI SQL
6 5 (4.95%) C#
6 5 (4.95%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (13.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (12.87%) Degree
3 7 (6.93%) CCNA
3 7 (6.93%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.96%) MCSA
5 3 (2.97%) CCDA
5 3 (2.97%) CCDP
5 3 (2.97%) CCNP
6 2 (1.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.99%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.95%) WAI
2 3 (2.97%) SLA
3 2 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 76 (75.25%) Active Directory
2 25 (24.75%) Hyper-V
3 22 (21.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (20.79%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (3.96%) XenApp
6 3 (2.97%) Terminal Services
6 3 (2.97%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.98%) Firmware
7 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (1.98%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 24 (23.76%) SCCM
2 15 (14.85%) SCVMM
3 11 (10.89%) vCenter Server
4 10 (9.90%) Backup Exec
5 8 (7.92%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (2.97%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 86 (85.15%) Microsoft
2 46 (45.54%) VMware
3 25 (24.75%) Veeam
4 23 (22.77%) Citrix
5 18 (17.82%) Cisco
6 15 (14.85%) Symantec
7 10 (9.90%) Asigra
8 8 (7.92%) Avaya
8 8 (7.92%) Lotus
9 5 (4.95%) HP
9 5 (4.95%) Remedy
9 5 (4.95%) ServiceNow
9 5 (4.95%) Sybase
10 3 (2.97%) Apple
10 3 (2.97%) EMC
10 3 (2.97%) IBM
10 3 (2.97%) Nokia
10 3 (2.97%) Samsung
11 2 (1.98%) Dell
11 2 (1.98%) NetApp