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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 22 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
22 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 37 76 50
Rank change year-on-year +39 -26 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 79 35 73
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 6.87% 2.89% 4.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.73% 13.67% 19.78%
Number of salaries quoted 75 35 57
10th Percentile £28,000 £23,000 £28,100
25th Percentile £30,500 £32,625 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year - +14.29% -17.65%
75th Percentile £43,000 £45,000 £40,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £62,500 £46,800
South East median annual salary £41,000 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year -3.53% +11.84% +1.33%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 249 256 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 21.65% 21.10% 23.96%
Number of salaries quoted 151 184 305
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,250 £31,550
25th Percentile £30,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.89% - -
75th Percentile £48,750 £51,250 £55,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,225 £63,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing Windows Server as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in West Sussex

Windows Server
Salary Trend in West Sussex

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows Server in West Sussex.

Salary trend for Windows Server in West Sussex

Windows Server
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows Server in West Sussex over the 6 months to 22 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in West Sussex

Windows Server
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 22 May 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Crawley +13 30 £41,000 +2.50% 2
Haywards Heath +14 17 £31,000 +21.57%
Gatwick - 11 £41,000 -
Bognor Regis - 6 £30,000 -
Worthing +3 5 £40,000 -33.33%
Horsham +10 4 £36,500 -8.75%
Burgess Hill - 2 £23,496 -
Shoreham-by-Sea -5 1 £30,000 -28.57%
Windows Server
South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2022, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 79 (100.00%) Windows
2 53 (67.09%) Active Directory
3 49 (62.03%) Microsoft
4 47 (59.49%) Microsoft 365
5 39 (49.37%) Azure
6 36 (45.57%) VMware
7 32 (40.51%) Windows 10
8 31 (39.24%) ITIL
9 30 (37.97%) Social Skills
10 29 (36.71%) SCCM
11 28 (35.44%) VMware Infrastructure
12 27 (34.18%) Firewall
13 24 (30.38%) Windows Server 2019
14 22 (27.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 22 (27.85%) Windows Server 2012
15 20 (25.32%) Windows Server 2016
16 19 (24.05%) Cisco
17 18 (22.78%) Hyper-V
18 17 (21.52%) SharePoint
19 16 (20.25%) Microsoft Office
20 15 (18.99%) PowerShell
21 13 (16.46%) ITIL Certification
21 13 (16.46%) Telecoms
22 12 (15.19%) Citrix
22 12 (15.19%) MCP
22 12 (15.19%) SQL
23 11 (13.92%) MS Exchange
23 11 (13.92%) LAN
23 11 (13.92%) WAN
23 11 (13.92%) DHCP

Windows Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 17 (21.52%) SharePoint
2 11 (13.92%) MS Exchange
3 5 (6.33%) IIS
4 3 (3.80%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (20.25%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (59.49%) Microsoft 365
2 39 (49.37%) Azure
3 7 (8.86%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (7.59%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (3.80%) Azure Pipelines
5 3 (3.80%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.27%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (1.27%) Azure Sentinel
6 1 (1.27%) Azure Synapse Analytics
6 1 (1.27%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 27 (34.18%) Firewall
2 11 (13.92%) DHCP
2 11 (13.92%) LAN
2 11 (13.92%) WAN
3 10 (12.66%) DNS
3 10 (12.66%) Network Security
3 10 (12.66%) PBX
3 10 (12.66%) SAN
3 10 (12.66%) SNMP
4 7 (8.86%) VLAN
5 1 (1.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.80%) Big Data
1 3 (3.80%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.27%) Power BI
General
1 30 (37.97%) Social Skills
2 13 (16.46%) Telecoms
3 10 (12.66%) Finance
4 7 (8.86%) Advertising
5 5 (6.33%) Legal
5 5 (6.33%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.80%) Aviation
6 3 (3.80%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (22.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 17 (21.52%) Support Engineer
3 16 (20.25%) 3rd Line Support
3 16 (20.25%) Analyst
4 15 (18.99%) 2nd Line Support
4 15 (18.99%) IT Support
5 14 (17.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (17.72%) IT Engineer
5 14 (17.72%) Support Analyst
6 13 (16.46%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 10 (12.66%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 10 (12.66%) Infrastructure Support
7 10 (12.66%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 9 (11.39%) IT Support Engineer
8 9 (11.39%) Support Technician
9 8 (10.13%) 2nd Line Support Technician
10 6 (7.59%) 2nd Line Technical Support
10 6 (7.59%) Technical Support
11 5 (6.33%) IT Analyst
12 4 (5.06%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.27%) CSS
1 1 (1.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.66%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (10.13%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.33%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.33%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (3.80%) Blockchain
4 3 (3.80%) IoT
5 1 (1.27%) iPad
5 1 (1.27%) iPhone
5 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.27%) Replication
5 1 (1.27%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 79 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (40.51%) Windows 10
3 24 (30.38%) Windows Server 2019
4 22 (27.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (25.32%) Windows Server 2016
6 8 (10.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.80%) Android
7 3 (3.80%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.27%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (39.24%) ITIL
2 22 (27.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 11 (13.92%) Change Management
4 10 (12.66%) PRINCE2
4 10 (12.66%) Project Management
5 9 (11.39%) Service Management
6 8 (10.13%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (8.86%) Proactive Maintenance
8 6 (7.59%) CRM
8 6 (7.59%) ITSM
8 6 (7.59%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (7.59%) Proactive Monitoring
8 6 (7.59%) Server Virtualisation
9 5 (6.33%) Application Packaging
9 5 (6.33%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (6.33%) People Management
9 5 (6.33%) Software Deployment
9 5 (6.33%) Software Testing
9 5 (6.33%) Technical Analysis
9 5 (6.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.99%) PowerShell
2 12 (15.19%) SQL
3 1 (1.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (16.46%) ITIL Certification
2 12 (15.19%) MCP
3 7 (8.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.06%) CISSP
5 2 (2.53%) MCSE
6 1 (1.27%) CCA
6 1 (1.27%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.27%) MCSA
6 1 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.13%) SLA
2 7 (8.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (6.33%) GDPR
4 4 (5.06%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (5.06%) NIST
4 4 (5.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 53 (67.09%) Active Directory
2 28 (35.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (22.78%) Hyper-V
4 10 (12.66%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (12.66%) vSphere
4 10 (12.66%) XenApp
5 4 (5.06%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.27%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 29 (36.71%) SCCM
2 10 (12.66%) SCOM
3 8 (10.13%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.27%) Autotask
4 1 (1.27%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 49 (62.03%) Microsoft
2 36 (45.57%) VMware
3 19 (24.05%) Cisco
4 12 (15.19%) Citrix
5 10 (12.66%) HP
5 10 (12.66%) NetApp
5 10 (12.66%) SolarWinds
6 8 (10.13%) Mitel
7 7 (8.86%) Avaya
8 1 (1.27%) Altiris
8 1 (1.27%) Apple
8 1 (1.27%) Databricks
8 1 (1.27%) Dell
8 1 (1.27%) Draytek
8 1 (1.27%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.27%) NETGEAR
8 1 (1.27%) Sophos
8 1 (1.27%) Ubiquiti
8 1 (1.27%) Veeam
8 1 (1.27%) Webroot