Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 49 37
Rank change year-on-year +37 -12 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 50 39 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 11.14% 5.84% 5.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.59% 23.35% 20.67%
Number of salaries quoted 50 35 31
Worcestershire median annual salary £29,000 £37,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.67% +13.64% +1.54%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £38,750
West Midlands median annual salary £33,500 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.59% +3.57% +9.38%

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 133 167 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 29.62% 25.00% 28.06%
Number of salaries quoted 108 160 170
Worcestershire median annual salary £35,000 £34,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.45% +25.45% -19.12%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,928 £18,500
90th Percentile £51,625 £51,250 £47,650
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.74% -2.67% +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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +1 14 £36,250 +2.84% 3
Kidderminster - 13 £29,000 - 1
Malvern - 8 £45,000 - 1
Redditch +18 7 £25,000 +4.17%
Bromsgrove +15 5 £23,500 -39.74% 2
Evesham +4 1 £28,000 -41.05%
Windows Server
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (64.00%) Active Directory
3 31 (62.00%) Microsoft
4 21 (42.00%) SQL
4 21 (42.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (38.00%) MS Exchange
6 18 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (32.00%) SQL Server
7 16 (32.00%) VMware
8 15 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (26.00%) IIS
10 12 (24.00%) LAN
10 12 (24.00%) WAN
11 11 (22.00%) Oracle
12 10 (20.00%) Cisco
13 9 (18.00%) Degree
14 8 (16.00%) Windows 7
14 8 (16.00%) Android
14 8 (16.00%) Hyper-V
14 8 (16.00%) Virtual Environments
14 8 (16.00%) C#
14 8 (16.00%) .NET
14 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET
15 7 (14.00%) HTML
15 7 (14.00%) Linux
15 7 (14.00%) Citrix
15 7 (14.00%) Manufacturing
15 7 (14.00%) Driving Licence
15 7 (14.00%) Amazon AWS
15 7 (14.00%) Office 365

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 19 (38.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (26.00%) IIS
3 6 (12.00%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Sage 1000
1 3 (6.00%) Sage 500
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (14.00%) Office 365
2 6 (12.00%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (12.00%) CloudFront
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.00%) LAN
1 12 (24.00%) WAN
2 6 (12.00%) SAN
3 4 (8.00%) DNS
3 4 (8.00%) DSL
3 4 (8.00%) Firewall
3 4 (8.00%) MPLS
4 3 (6.00%) iSCSI
4 3 (6.00%) NAS
4 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.00%) Skype
6 1 (2.00%) Internet
6 1 (2.00%) Network Security
6 1 (2.00%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.00%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.00%) VLAN
6 1 (2.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.00%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (12.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.00%) MS Access
3 3 (6.00%) MySQL
3 3 (6.00%) QlikView
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) GoCD
1 6 (12.00%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (14.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.00%) Advertising
4 1 (2.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (30.00%) Analyst
1 15 (30.00%) Support Analyst
2 13 (26.00%) Desktop Support
3 11 (22.00%) IT Engineer
4 9 (18.00%) Desktop Analyst
4 9 (18.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 9 (18.00%) IT Support
5 7 (14.00%) Consultant
6 6 (12.00%) Developer
6 6 (12.00%) IT Consultant
6 6 (12.00%) Linux Consultant
6 6 (12.00%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (10.00%) Senior Desktop Analyst
7 5 (10.00%) Senior Desktop Support
7 5 (10.00%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
7 5 (10.00%) Senior Support Analyst
7 5 (10.00%) Support Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.00%) .NET
1 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (14.00%) HTML
3 6 (12.00%) CSS
3 6 (12.00%) Elastic Stack
3 6 (12.00%) Web Services
4 3 (6.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Driving Licence
2 6 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.00%) iPhone
4 2 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.00%) Clustering
5 1 (2.00%) EPoS
5 1 (2.00%) iPad
5 1 (2.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (42.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (16.00%) Android
4 8 (16.00%) Windows 7
5 7 (14.00%) Linux
6 6 (12.00%) Windows 10
7 3 (6.00%) Ubuntu
7 3 (6.00%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.00%) Virtual Environments
2 6 (12.00%) High Availability
3 5 (10.00%) Migration
3 5 (10.00%) Project Management
4 4 (8.00%) Document Management
5 3 (6.00%) Android Development
5 3 (6.00%) Data Migration
5 3 (6.00%) Hardware Maintenance
5 3 (6.00%) iOS Development
5 3 (6.00%) ITIL
5 3 (6.00%) Line Management
5 3 (6.00%) MVC
5 3 (6.00%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (6.00%) OO
5 3 (6.00%) Presales
5 3 (6.00%) Web Development
6 2 (4.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.00%) Proactive Monitoring
6 2 (4.00%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (4.00%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.00%) SQL
2 8 (16.00%) C#
3 6 (12.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (12.00%) Java
3 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.00%) Jython
3 6 (12.00%) Python
4 5 (10.00%) VB.NET
4 5 (10.00%) VBScript
5 3 (6.00%) C
5 3 (6.00%) PHP
5 3 (6.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) Degree
2 6 (12.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (12.00%) Master's Degree
2 6 (12.00%) MCSE
2 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (10.00%) MCSA
4 4 (8.00%) MCITP
4 4 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.00%) CCNA
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (64.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (16.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (12.00%) Docker
4 6 (12.00%) Xen
5 4 (8.00%) vSphere
6 1 (2.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (12.00%) Ansible
1 6 (12.00%) Graphite
1 6 (12.00%) Kibana
1 6 (12.00%) Kubernetes
1 6 (12.00%) logstash
1 6 (12.00%) Nagios
2 5 (10.00%) Backup Exec
3 4 (8.00%) AirWatch
3 4 (8.00%) WSUS
4 1 (2.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 31 (62.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (32.00%) VMware
3 11 (22.00%) Oracle
4 10 (20.00%) Cisco
5 7 (14.00%) Citrix
6 6 (12.00%) HP
7 4 (8.00%) Sage
7 4 (8.00%) Veeam
8 3 (6.00%) Fortinet
9 2 (4.00%) 3PAR
10 1 (2.00%) Canon
10 1 (2.00%) Meraki
10 1 (2.00%) Symantec
10 1 (2.00%) Veritas