Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 42 33
Rank change year-on-year +15 -9 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 37 34 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 7.72% 5.64% 7.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.84% 21.94% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 40 32 33
Worcestershire median annual salary £33,250 £32,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.31% -1.52% -2.94%
10th Percentile £22,500 £17,525 £23,850
90th Percentile £43,750 £39,950 £38,750
West Midlands median annual salary £34,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year -1.43% +4.48% +3.08%

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 124 155 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 25.89% 25.70% 29.25%
Number of salaries quoted 115 151 128
Worcestershire median annual salary £35,000 £29,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.69% -12.12% +1.54%
10th Percentile £22,200 £21,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £50,000 £55,000 £49,000
West Midlands median annual salary £35,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.39% -4.00% +7.14%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +11 12 £36,250 +18.85% 2
Kidderminster +8 12 £35,000 +94.44% 2
Redditch - 9 £25,000 - 4
Malvern - 2 £33,750 - 1
Evesham -4 1 £28,000 -
Windows Server
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (64.86%) Microsoft
3 22 (59.46%) Active Directory
4 14 (37.84%) SQL
5 13 (35.14%) IIS
5 13 (35.14%) MS Exchange
5 13 (35.14%) LAN
5 13 (35.14%) WAN
5 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (32.43%) Cisco
6 12 (32.43%) VMware
7 11 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
9 9 (24.32%) Android
10 8 (21.62%) Hyper-V
10 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET
10 8 (21.62%) .NET
10 8 (21.62%) C#
11 7 (18.92%) Firewall
11 7 (18.92%) Citrix
11 7 (18.92%) HTML
11 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
11 7 (18.92%) CSS
12 6 (16.22%) Oracle
12 6 (16.22%) SAN
12 6 (16.22%) Veeam
12 6 (16.22%) Backup Exec
12 6 (16.22%) Office 365
13 5 (13.51%) Driving Licence

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 (35.14%) IIS
1 13 (35.14%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Sage 1000
1 3 (8.11%) Sage 500
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.70%) CloudFront
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (35.14%) LAN
1 13 (35.14%) WAN
2 7 (18.92%) Firewall
3 6 (16.22%) SAN
4 4 (10.81%) DSL
4 4 (10.81%) iSCSI
4 4 (10.81%) MPLS
4 4 (10.81%) NAS
5 3 (8.11%) VPN
6 2 (5.41%) DNS
7 1 (2.70%) DHCP
7 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) MySQL
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.11%) MS Access
3 3 (8.11%) QlikView
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) GoCD
1 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (10.81%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.11%) Retail
3 2 (5.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Analyst
1 8 (21.62%) Support Analyst
2 7 (18.92%) Desktop Support
2 7 (18.92%) Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) IT Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (10.81%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) IT Manager
4 4 (10.81%) IT Support
4 4 (10.81%) IT Technical Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Web Developer
5 3 (8.11%) .NET Developer
5 3 (8.11%) C# Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) PHP Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) .NET
1 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET
2 7 (18.92%) CSS
2 7 (18.92%) HTML
3 4 (10.81%) jQuery
4 1 (2.70%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Driving Licence
2 3 (8.11%) iPhone
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (24.32%) Android
5 4 (10.81%) Windows 10
5 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Vista
6 3 (8.11%) Ubuntu
7 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.51%) Project Management
2 4 (10.81%) Document Management
2 4 (10.81%) Hardware Maintenance
2 4 (10.81%) Line Management
2 4 (10.81%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (10.81%) Presales
2 4 (10.81%) Web Development
3 3 (8.11%) Android Development
3 3 (8.11%) CRM
3 3 (8.11%) Data Migration
3 3 (8.11%) iOS Development
3 3 (8.11%) Migration
3 3 (8.11%) MVC
3 3 (8.11%) OO
3 3 (8.11%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.41%) Ticket Management
5 1 (2.70%) High Availability
5 1 (2.70%) Mobile Development
5 1 (2.70%) Proactive Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) SQL
2 8 (21.62%) C#
3 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.51%) VB.NET
4 5 (13.51%) VBScript
5 4 (10.81%) PHP
6 3 (8.11%) C
6 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.70%) Java
7 1 (2.70%) Jython
7 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) MCITP
1 5 (13.51%) MCSA
1 5 (13.51%) MCSE
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (13.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 22 (59.46%) Active Directory
2 11 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (21.62%) Hyper-V
4 5 (13.51%) vSphere
5 1 (2.70%) Docker
5 1 (2.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) Backup Exec
2 5 (13.51%) WSUS
3 4 (10.81%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.70%) Ansible
4 1 (2.70%) Graphite
4 1 (2.70%) Kibana
4 1 (2.70%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.70%) logstash
4 1 (2.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 24 (64.86%) Microsoft
2 12 (32.43%) Cisco
2 12 (32.43%) VMware
3 7 (18.92%) Citrix
4 6 (16.22%) Oracle
4 6 (16.22%) Veeam
5 4 (10.81%) Fortinet
5 4 (10.81%) HP
6 3 (8.11%) Sage
7 2 (5.41%) Juniper
7 2 (5.41%) Palo Alto
7 2 (5.41%) WatchGuard
8 1 (2.70%) Symantec