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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and a requirement for Windows Server 2019 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2019 over the 6 months to 3 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2019
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 650 443 292
Rank change year-on-year -207 -151 +54
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2019 228 177 15
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.29% 0.47% 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.63% 2.56% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 206 168 11
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,250 £40,000
25th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,500 £41,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.23% -33.60% +38.89%
75th Percentile £54,938 £52,813 £64,375
90th Percentile £61,750 £65,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £41,000 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.80% +4.38% -5.88%

Windows Server 2019 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a WFH option and a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 14,006 6,901 1,823
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 17.67% 18.36% 20.34%
Number of salaries quoted 7,682 5,566 1,563
10th Percentile £30,500 £31,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £42,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% -4.35%
75th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Windows Server 2019
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Windows Server 2019 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Windows Server 2019 trend for jobs with a WFH option

Windows Server 2019
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Windows Server 2019.

Windows Server 2019 salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Windows Server 2019
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Windows Server 2019 over the 6 months to 3 July 2022.

Windows Server 2019 salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 3 July 2022, Windows Server 2019 job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Windows Server 2019.

1 228 (100.00%) Windows
2 187 (82.02%) Active Directory
3 177 (77.63%) Windows Server
4 152 (66.67%) Azure
5 147 (64.47%) Microsoft
6 146 (64.04%) Microsoft 365
7 133 (58.33%) Windows Server 2016
8 116 (50.88%) VMware
9 102 (44.74%) DNS
10 99 (43.42%) Windows Server 2012
11 78 (34.21%) DHCP
12 71 (31.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 70 (30.70%) VMware Infrastructure
14 66 (28.95%) Windows 10
15 61 (26.75%) PowerShell
16 60 (26.32%) Firewall
17 56 (24.56%) SQL
18 55 (24.12%) SAN
18 55 (24.12%) Social Skills
19 52 (22.81%) SharePoint
19 52 (22.81%) Microsoft Intune
20 51 (22.37%) Azure Active Directory
20 51 (22.37%) MS Exchange
21 49 (21.49%) AWS
22 48 (21.05%) Linux
23 46 (20.18%) Hyper-V
24 45 (19.74%) SQL Server
25 42 (18.42%) TCP/IP
25 42 (18.42%) SCCM
26 41 (17.98%) ITIL

Windows Server 2019
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 52 (22.81%) SharePoint
2 51 (22.37%) MS Exchange
3 17 (7.46%) Skype for Business
4 12 (5.26%) IIS
5 3 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.44%) SAS
Applications
1 27 (11.84%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.75%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.44%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 152 (66.67%) Azure
2 146 (64.04%) Microsoft 365
3 51 (22.37%) Azure Active Directory
4 49 (21.49%) AWS
5 19 (8.33%) OneDrive
6 14 (6.14%) SaaS
7 10 (4.39%) IaaS
7 10 (4.39%) Power Platform
8 9 (3.95%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 8 (3.51%) Amazon EC2
9 8 (3.51%) Amazon S3
9 8 (3.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 8 (3.51%) AWS Lambda
9 8 (3.51%) Mimecast
9 8 (3.51%) Route 53
9 8 (3.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 7 (3.07%) Rubrik
11 6 (2.63%) Serverless
12 4 (1.75%) PowerApps
13 3 (1.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 102 (44.74%) DNS
2 78 (34.21%) DHCP
3 60 (26.32%) Firewall
4 55 (24.12%) SAN
5 42 (18.42%) TCP/IP
6 34 (14.91%) WAN
7 31 (13.60%) LAN
8 30 (13.16%) VPN
9 23 (10.09%) VLAN
10 17 (7.46%) Skype
11 13 (5.70%) NAS
11 13 (5.70%) Remote Desktop
11 13 (5.70%) SNMP
12 12 (5.26%) VoIP
13 11 (4.82%) Fibre Channel
13 11 (4.82%) PBX
14 10 (4.39%) Internet
14 10 (4.39%) iSCSI
14 10 (4.39%) Wireless
15 7 (3.07%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (19.74%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.70%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (3.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (2.19%) Power BI
5 4 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.32%) InfluxDB
6 3 (1.32%) MariaDB
6 3 (1.32%) MySQL
6 3 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.88%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.75%) AdminStudio
1 4 (1.75%) Fiddler
1 4 (1.75%) InstallShield
1 4 (1.75%) MSI
2 2 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.44%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 55 (24.12%) Social Skills
2 21 (9.21%) Organisational Skills
3 18 (7.89%) Finance
4 12 (5.26%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.95%) Retail
6 7 (3.07%) Fire and Rescue
6 7 (3.07%) Law
6 7 (3.07%) Legal
6 7 (3.07%) Manufacturing
6 7 (3.07%) Marketing
7 6 (2.63%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 3 (1.32%) Automotive
9 2 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.88%) Public Sector
10 1 (0.44%) Aviation
10 1 (0.44%) Documentation Skills
10 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.44%) French Language
10 1 (0.44%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 58 (25.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 58 (25.44%) Support Engineer
2 49 (21.49%) IT Engineer
3 35 (15.35%) IT Support
4 28 (12.28%) 2nd Line Support
5 25 (10.96%) Analyst
6 24 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 21 (9.21%) 3rd Line Support
8 20 (8.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 20 (8.77%) IT Support Engineer
9 19 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 18 (7.89%) Cloud Engineer
10 18 (7.89%) Support Analyst
11 16 (7.02%) Azure Engineer
11 16 (7.02%) Systems Engineer
12 15 (6.58%) Administrator
12 15 (6.58%) Systems Administrator
13 14 (6.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 13 (5.70%) 1st/2nd Line Support
14 13 (5.70%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.07%) LDAP
2 3 (1.32%) Middleware
2 3 (1.32%) Node.js
2 3 (1.32%) React
3 2 (0.88%) DCOM
3 2 (0.88%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.44%) .NET
4 1 (0.44%) ARM Templates
4 1 (0.44%) COM
4 1 (0.44%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.44%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 31 (13.60%) Data Centre
2 14 (6.14%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (5.26%) Public Cloud
4 11 (4.82%) Replication
5 10 (4.39%) NHS
6 8 (3.51%) IoT
6 8 (3.51%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.63%) Private Cloud
8 5 (2.19%) Clustering
9 3 (1.32%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.32%) PKI
10 2 (0.88%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.88%) Legacy Systems
10 2 (0.88%) User Experience
10 2 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.44%) Cybercrime
11 1 (0.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.44%) EFT
11 1 (0.44%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 228 (100.00%) Windows
2 177 (77.63%) Windows Server
3 133 (58.33%) Windows Server 2016
4 99 (43.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 66 (28.95%) Windows 10
6 48 (21.05%) Linux
7 26 (11.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (4.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (3.95%) Ubuntu
10 6 (2.63%) Mac OS X
10 6 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (2.63%) VMS
11 5 (2.19%) CentOS
12 4 (1.75%) Android
13 2 (0.88%) SUSE
13 2 (0.88%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.88%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.44%) Debian
14 1 (0.44%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (31.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 41 (17.98%) ITIL
3 39 (17.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 37 (16.23%) Problem-Solving
5 33 (14.47%) Incident Management
6 24 (10.53%) Change Management
7 23 (10.09%) DevOps
7 23 (10.09%) Mentoring
7 23 (10.09%) Service Delivery
8 17 (7.46%) Time Management
9 16 (7.02%) Cybersecurity
9 16 (7.02%) Data Privacy
9 16 (7.02%) Line Management
9 16 (7.02%) Project Delivery
10 14 (6.14%) Cloud Operations
11 13 (5.70%) Load Balancing
12 12 (5.26%) Migration
13 11 (4.82%) Business Continuity
13 11 (4.82%) CRM
13 11 (4.82%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (26.75%) PowerShell
2 56 (24.56%) SQL
3 8 (3.51%) Python
4 6 (2.63%) Bash
5 4 (1.75%) C
5 4 (1.75%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.32%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.32%) PHP
6 3 (1.32%) VB
7 1 (0.44%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 22 (9.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (7.46%) MCSA
3 17 (7.46%) SC Cleared
4 15 (6.58%) MCSE
5 14 (6.14%) Degree
5 14 (6.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 11 (4.82%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (4.39%) CCNA
8 8 (3.51%) AWS Certification
8 8 (3.51%) CCNP
8 8 (3.51%) MCP
9 7 (3.07%) HNC
10 6 (2.63%) DV Cleared
11 4 (1.75%) PMP
11 4 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.44%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (0.44%) Computer Science Degree
13 1 (0.44%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.65%) SLA
2 10 (4.39%) GDPR
2 10 (4.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.32%) QA
4 1 (0.44%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.44%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (0.44%) NIST
System Software
1 187 (82.02%) Active Directory
2 70 (30.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (20.18%) Hyper-V
4 32 (14.04%) vSphere
5 31 (13.60%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (5.70%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (3.51%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (3.07%) Virtual Desktop
9 5 (2.19%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (1.75%) XenApp
11 3 (1.32%) Terminal Services
11 3 (1.32%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.88%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.44%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 1 (0.44%) Firmware
13 1 (0.44%) NDS
13 1 (0.44%) NetIQ eDirectory
13 1 (0.44%) Postfix
13 1 (0.44%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 52 (22.81%) Microsoft Intune
2 42 (18.42%) SCCM
3 26 (11.40%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 17 (7.46%) WSUS
5 14 (6.14%) vCenter Server
6 11 (4.82%) SolarWinds Orion
7 10 (4.39%) Single Sign-On
8 9 (3.95%) SCOM
9 7 (3.07%) NetBackup
10 4 (1.75%) Terraform
11 3 (1.32%) Kubernetes
11 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Clustering
12 2 (0.88%) CASB
12 2 (0.88%) NetCrunch
13 1 (0.44%) Backup Exec
13 1 (0.44%) Failover Clustering
13 1 (0.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 1 (0.44%) FortiGate
13 1 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
13 1 (0.44%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 147 (64.47%) Microsoft
2 116 (50.88%) VMware
3 41 (17.98%) Veeam
4 35 (15.35%) Cisco
5 28 (12.28%) Citrix
6 19 (8.33%) SolarWinds
7 17 (7.46%) HP
8 16 (7.02%) NetApp
9 15 (6.58%) 3PAR
10 9 (3.95%) Oracle
11 8 (3.51%) CloudEndure
11 8 (3.51%) NETGEAR
11 8 (3.51%) Veritas
12 7 (3.07%) Zerto
13 6 (2.63%) Aruba
13 6 (2.63%) Dell
14 5 (2.19%) Nimble Storage
14 5 (2.19%) Red Hat
15 4 (1.75%) LexisNexis
15 4 (1.75%) SaltStack