Period
to 21 October 2018

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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
Manchester > Bolton
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 39 20
Rank change year-on-year +25 -19 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 16 7 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 12.12% 3.66% 11.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 46.67% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 31
Bolton median annual salary £24,000 £31,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.81% -20.25% +5.33%
10th Percentile £21,125 £26,050 £35,000
90th Percentile £38,750 £38,750 £47,500
Manchester median annual salary £35,750 £30,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +19.17% -22.08% +17.56%

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 32 15 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 24.24% 7.85% 16.39%
Number of salaries quoted 31 15 39
Bolton median annual salary £24,000 £31,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.81% -16.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £20,250 £24,000 £20,563
90th Percentile £38,750 £38,250 £46,300
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Bolton

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 15 (93.75%) Windows
1 15 (93.75%) VMware
2 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 14 (87.50%) Firewall
3 13 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (68.75%) MS Exchange
5 10 (62.50%) TCP/IP
6 8 (50.00%) Telecoms
6 8 (50.00%) Unified Communications
7 7 (43.75%) Driving Licence
7 7 (43.75%) Citrix
8 6 (37.50%) VMware Server
9 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (31.25%) Cisco
10 4 (25.00%) SQL
10 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
11 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
11 3 (18.75%) VLAN
11 3 (18.75%) Wireless
11 3 (18.75%) LAN
11 3 (18.75%) WAN
11 3 (18.75%) DHCP
11 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
11 3 (18.75%) DNS
11 3 (18.75%) Nimble Storage
12 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (12.50%) Office 365
12 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity

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 11 (68.75%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) Firewall
2 10 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 8 (50.00%) Unified Communications
4 3 (18.75%) DHCP
4 3 (18.75%) DNS
4 3 (18.75%) LAN
4 3 (18.75%) VLAN
4 3 (18.75%) WAN
4 3 (18.75%) Wireless
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (12.50%) SSL
5 2 (12.50%) VPN
6 1 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) IT Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Server Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) VMware Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Desktop Support
3 6 (37.50%) Exchange Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Service Desk Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) IT Support
5 3 (18.75%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) IT Administrator
7 1 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Migration Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Driving Licence
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) EPoS
3 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 2 (12.50%) Network Management
2 2 (12.50%) Web Filtering
3 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
3 1 (6.25%) Break/Fix
3 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
3 1 (6.25%) Compliance Management
3 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.25%) Information Security
3 1 (6.25%) Logistics
3 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery Management
3 1 (6.25%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CCNA
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 13 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (37.50%) VMware Server
4 2 (12.50%) vSphere
4 2 (12.50%) XenApp
5 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
5 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
1 1 (6.25%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) Citrix
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) Nimble Storage
5 2 (12.50%) EMC
5 2 (12.50%) Meraki
5 2 (12.50%) Sophos
5 2 (12.50%) Veeam
6 1 (6.25%) Avaya