Period
to 20 August 2018

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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 35 47
Rank change year-on-year +13 +12 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 38 43 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 8.76% 7.47% 4.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.19% 30.71% 16.90%
Number of salaries quoted 31 41 22
Worcestershire median annual salary £29,000 £33,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.12% +6.45% -4.62%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,250 £19,950
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £38,750
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +15.38% -

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 105 140 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 24.19% 24.31% 24.32%
Number of salaries quoted 76 132 138
Worcestershire median annual salary £33,682 £32,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.25% +16.36% -21.43%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,000 £19,250
90th Percentile £53,125 £47,500 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.85% +4.29% -2.78%

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 20 August 2018.

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 20 August 2018. 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 -14 10 £37,192 -0.82% 1
Bromsgrove - 10 £23,500 - 1
Malvern +9 7 £45,000 +119.51%
Kidderminster - 5 £29,000 -
Redditch +10 4 £25,500 +6.25% 1
Windows Server
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (57.89%) Active Directory
3 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
3 17 (44.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (34.21%) MS Exchange
5 11 (28.95%) Degree
6 9 (23.68%) VMware
6 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
6 9 (23.68%) Office 365
7 8 (21.05%) SQL
7 8 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (18.42%) Linux
9 6 (15.79%) Computer Science Degree
9 6 (15.79%) Hyper-V
9 6 (15.79%) Windows 7
9 6 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (15.79%) Computer Science
10 5 (13.16%) Xen
10 5 (13.16%) Bash Shell
10 5 (13.16%) MongoDB
10 5 (13.16%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (13.16%) Jenkins
10 5 (13.16%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (13.16%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database
10 5 (13.16%) CloudFront
10 5 (13.16%) High Availability
10 5 (13.16%) Nagios
10 5 (13.16%) Manufacturing

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 13 (34.21%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.16%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 4 (10.53%) Skype for Business
4 2 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.68%) Office 365
2 6 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (13.16%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (13.16%) CloudFront
4 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) LAN
1 5 (13.16%) SAN
1 5 (13.16%) WAN
2 4 (10.53%) DNS
2 4 (10.53%) Skype
2 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 3 (7.89%) Firewall
3 3 (7.89%) IP Telephony
4 2 (5.26%) Internet
4 2 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (5.26%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.63%) Network Security
5 1 (2.63%) VLAN
5 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (13.16%) MongoDB
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) GoCD
1 5 (13.16%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (13.16%) Manufacturing
2 4 (10.53%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Legal
4 1 (2.63%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Analyst
1 13 (34.21%) Support Analyst
2 11 (28.95%) IT Support
3 9 (23.68%) Desktop Support
4 8 (21.05%) Desktop Analyst
4 8 (21.05%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 7 (18.42%) IT Engineer
6 6 (15.79%) Support Engineer
7 5 (13.16%) Consultant
7 5 (13.16%) IT Consultant
7 5 (13.16%) Linux Consultant
7 5 (13.16%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (10.53%) IT Analyst
8 4 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (10.53%) Senior Desktop Analyst
8 4 (10.53%) Senior Desktop Support
8 4 (10.53%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) Elastic Stack
1 5 (13.16%) Web Services
2 1 (2.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.16%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.26%) Clustering
3 2 (5.26%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.26%) Replication
3 2 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.63%) Cyberattack
4 1 (2.63%) EPoS
4 1 (2.63%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (44.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (18.42%) Linux
5 6 (15.79%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.26%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.16%) High Availability
1 5 (13.16%) Migration
1 5 (13.16%) Virtual Environments
2 4 (10.53%) ITIL
2 4 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.26%) BCP
4 2 (5.26%) Change Management
4 2 (5.26%) Coaching
4 2 (5.26%) Data Transformation
4 2 (5.26%) Database Mirroring
4 2 (5.26%) Decision-Making
4 2 (5.26%) ITIL V3
4 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.26%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (5.26%) Time Management
4 2 (5.26%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) SQL
2 5 (13.16%) Bash Shell
2 5 (13.16%) Java
2 5 (13.16%) Jython
2 5 (13.16%) Python
3 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.26%) VB
4 1 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) Degree
2 6 (15.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (13.16%) Master's Degree
4 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (7.89%) MCSE
6 2 (5.26%) MCSA
6 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.63%) CCNA
7 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.63%) MCITP
7 1 (2.63%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 22 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (15.79%) Hyper-V
4 5 (13.16%) Docker
4 5 (13.16%) Xen
5 2 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Ansible
1 5 (13.16%) Graphite
1 5 (13.16%) Kibana
1 5 (13.16%) Kubernetes
1 5 (13.16%) logstash
1 5 (13.16%) Nagios
2 2 (5.26%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.26%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.68%) VMware
3 5 (13.16%) HP
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle
4 3 (7.89%) 3PAR
5 2 (5.26%) Asigra
5 2 (5.26%) Citrix
5 2 (5.26%) Symantec
5 2 (5.26%) Veritas
6 1 (2.63%) Canon
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco
6 1 (2.63%) Meraki
6 1 (2.63%) Sage