Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton 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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
Manchester > Bolton
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 12 26 22
Rank change year-on-year +14 -4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 11 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 12.09% 6.85% 7.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.74% 62.50% 42.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 16
Bolton median annual salary £24,000 £31,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.81% -20.25% +21.54%
10th Percentile £23,000 £26,575 £30,375
90th Percentile £38,750 £41,250 £52,500
Manchester median annual salary £36,000 £30,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +18.03% -12.86% -6.67%

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 Bolton with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Bolton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 27 16 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 29.67% 10.96% 17.18%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 41
Bolton median annual salary £24,500 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% -10.00% +7.69%
10th Percentile £21,425 £24,500 £20,000
90th Percentile £38,750 £44,125 £52,500
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +0.70%

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in Bolton

Windows Server
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for Windows Server in Bolton

Windows Server
Salary Histogram in Bolton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server in Bolton over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Bolton

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 10 (90.91%) Windows
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
1 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) VMware
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco
4 6 (54.55%) MCSA
4 6 (54.55%) MCP
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (45.45%) Linux
5 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (45.45%) CCNP
5 5 (45.45%) CCNA
5 5 (45.45%) Windows 10
5 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
5 5 (45.45%) Windows 8
5 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (45.45%) Retail
6 3 (27.27%) Unified Communications
6 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
6 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
7 2 (18.18%) Citrix
7 2 (18.18%) SQL
7 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
7 2 (18.18%) VMware Server
7 2 (18.18%) vCenter Server
8 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery Management

Windows Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton 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 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 3 (27.27%) Unified Communications
3 1 (9.09%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MS Access
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (45.45%) Retail
2 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) IT Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) IT Support
2 6 (54.55%) IT Support Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Server Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) EPoS Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) EPoS Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Field Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
2 1 (9.09%) EPoS
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Windows 10
3 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 5 (45.45%) Windows 8
4 1 (9.09%) Debian
4 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
4 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
1 1 (9.09%) Compliance Management
1 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (9.09%) Information Security
1 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
1 1 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
1 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) MCP
1 6 (54.55%) MCSA
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (45.45%) CCNA
2 5 (45.45%) CCNP
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Server
4 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
1 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Avaya
4 1 (9.09%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (9.09%) Novell
4 1 (9.09%) Pegasus
4 1 (9.09%) Sage
4 1 (9.09%) Veeam