Period
to 17 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 26 21 40
Rank change year-on-year -5 +19 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 43 40 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 6.98% 9.37% 5.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.19% 38.83% 25.45%
Number of salaries quoted 32 32 28
Worcestershire median annual salary £28,500 £28,750 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.87% -10.85% +7.50%
10th Percentile £19,325 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £46,000 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £35,847 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year -4.41% +5.63% +4.41%

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 107 103 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 17.37% 24.12% 21.57%
Number of salaries quoted 80 80 103
Worcestershire median annual salary £35,000 £34,341 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.92% +7.31% +1.59%
10th Percentile £21,675 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £74,000 £65,000 £47,050
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +3.90% +6.94% +2.86%

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

Job postings citing Windows Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in Worcestershire

Windows Server
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server in Worcestershire.

Salary trend for Windows Server in Worcestershire

Windows Server
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Worcestershire

Windows Server
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 17 October 2019. 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
Job
Vacancies
Worcester +2 16 £25,500 -40.00% 4
Kidderminster +2 6 £28,500 -
Bromsgrove -5 6 £30,000 +27.66% 2
Malvern -23 5 - - 2
Redditch +8 2 - - 1
Evesham - 2 £28,105 - 1
Pershore - 1 £36,500 -
Windows Server
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (65.12%) Microsoft
3 25 (58.14%) Active Directory
4 19 (44.19%) VMware
5 13 (30.23%) Hyper-V
6 12 (27.91%) Office 365
6 12 (27.91%) SQL
7 10 (23.26%) Citrix
7 10 (23.26%) Driving Licence
7 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (18.60%) Azure
9 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (16.28%) Internet
10 7 (16.28%) DHCP
10 7 (16.28%) TCP/IP
10 7 (16.28%) DNS
10 7 (16.28%) PowerShell
11 6 (13.95%) Cybersecurity
11 6 (13.95%) Broadband
11 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (13.95%) Finance
12 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
12 5 (11.63%) Cisco
12 5 (11.63%) Linux
12 5 (11.63%) MCSA
12 5 (11.63%) VBScript
12 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
12 5 (11.63%) Server Building
12 5 (11.63%) Data Centre

Windows Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.91%) Office 365
2 8 (18.60%) Azure
3 1 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.33%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) DHCP
1 7 (16.28%) DNS
1 7 (16.28%) Internet
1 7 (16.28%) TCP/IP
2 6 (13.95%) Broadband
3 3 (6.98%) SAN
3 3 (6.98%) VLAN
3 3 (6.98%) WAN
4 2 (4.65%) Firewall
4 2 (4.65%) LAN
4 2 (4.65%) NAS
4 2 (4.65%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (4.65%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.33%) IPsec
5 1 (2.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (13.95%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Automotive
2 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.65%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Analyst
2 12 (27.91%) Support Analyst
3 10 (23.26%) Technical Support
4 6 (13.95%) Technical Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Technical Support Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Architect
5 5 (11.63%) Cloud Architect
5 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Server Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) SQL Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Technical Architect
6 4 (9.30%) Applications Support
6 4 (9.30%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Architect
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Cloud Architect
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Technical Architect
6 4 (9.30%) SQL Support Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Driving Licence
2 5 (11.63%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.33%) AS400
3 1 (2.33%) Clustering
3 1 (2.33%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.33%) iSeries
3 1 (2.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (11.63%) Linux
5 4 (9.30%) Apple iOS
5 4 (9.30%) Windows 10
5 4 (9.30%) Windows Vista
6 3 (6.98%) Mac OS
6 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.65%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (4.65%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.33%) Android
8 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.95%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (11.63%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 5 (11.63%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (11.63%) Fintech
2 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (11.63%) Server Building
2 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
2 5 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (11.63%) Strategic Thinking
2 5 (11.63%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (9.30%) Server Management
4 3 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
4 3 (6.98%) Proactive Maintenance
5 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.65%) Antivirus Management
5 2 (4.65%) Coaching
5 2 (4.65%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (4.65%) ITIL
5 2 (4.65%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) SQL
2 7 (16.28%) PowerShell
3 5 (11.63%) VBScript
4 4 (9.30%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.98%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.63%) MCSA
2 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.33%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (58.14%) Active Directory
2 13 (30.23%) Hyper-V
3 9 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) SCCM
1 1 (2.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (65.12%) Microsoft
2 19 (44.19%) VMware
3 10 (23.26%) Citrix
4 5 (11.63%) Cisco
5 3 (6.98%) HP
6 2 (4.65%) Epicor
7 1 (2.33%) Apple
7 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.33%) NetApp
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle
7 1 (2.33%) Sophos