Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 69 77
Rank change year-on-year -7 +8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 133 172 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 3.56% 4.45% 3.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.25% 20.07% 16.01%
Number of salaries quoted 117 144 99
Bristol median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +13.64% +1.54%
10th Percentile £24,900 £24,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,000 £47,500
South West median annual salary £33,000 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year -2.94% +3.03% -

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 Bristol with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 872 857 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 23.31% 22.16% 20.81%
Number of salaries quoted 693 699 648
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £63,750
South West median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% +14.29% -2.78%

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in Bristol

Windows Server
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Windows Server in Bristol

Windows Server
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server in Bristol over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Bristol

Windows Server
Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server within the Bristol region over the 6 months to 19 August 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
Avonmouth +2 2 £25,250 +12.22%
Windows Server
South West

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 133 (100.00%) Windows
2 86 (64.66%) Active Directory
3 60 (45.11%) VMware
4 52 (39.10%) Office 365
5 51 (38.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 50 (37.59%) Microsoft
7 44 (33.08%) Hyper-V
8 38 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 33 (24.81%) Microsoft Azure
10 32 (24.06%) VMware Infrastructure
10 32 (24.06%) Citrix
11 29 (21.80%) Linux
11 29 (21.80%) SQL Server
12 28 (21.05%) MS Exchange
13 26 (19.55%) ITIL
14 22 (16.54%) Cisco
15 21 (15.79%) PowerShell
15 21 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
16 20 (15.04%) DNS
16 20 (15.04%) Cisco Certification
16 20 (15.04%) Firewall
17 19 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
17 19 (14.29%) SAN
18 18 (13.53%) DHCP
18 18 (13.53%) Microsoft Office
18 18 (13.53%) Windows 7
19 17 (12.78%) SaaS
20 16 (12.03%) Windows 10
20 16 (12.03%) Exchange Server 2003
20 16 (12.03%) CCNA

Windows Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 28 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 16 (12.03%) Exchange Server 2003
3 15 (11.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (9.02%) SharePoint
5 10 (7.52%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (6.77%) IIS
7 8 (6.02%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.75%) Apache
8 1 (0.75%) nginx
Applications
1 18 (13.53%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.01%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 52 (39.10%) Office 365
2 33 (24.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (12.78%) SaaS
5 9 (6.77%) IaaS
5 9 (6.77%) Mimecast
6 3 (2.26%) OneDrive
6 3 (2.26%) PaaS
7 2 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.50%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (1.50%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.04%) DNS
1 20 (15.04%) Firewall
2 19 (14.29%) SAN
3 18 (13.53%) DHCP
4 15 (11.28%) TCP/IP
5 12 (9.02%) LAN
6 11 (8.27%) VoIP
7 9 (6.77%) WAN
8 8 (6.02%) Skype
9 7 (5.26%) NAS
10 6 (4.51%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (4.51%) SSL
11 4 (3.01%) VPN
12 2 (1.50%) IPsec
12 2 (1.50%) VLAN
13 1 (0.75%) Cisco Firepower
13 1 (0.75%) Cisco IOS
13 1 (0.75%) Network Security
13 1 (0.75%) Remote Desktop
13 1 (0.75%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (21.80%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.51%) NoSQL
2 6 (4.51%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (3.76%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (3.76%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (3.01%) MySQL
4 4 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (1.50%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.75%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (0.75%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.75%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (3.01%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (2.26%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.75%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.75%) Buildbot
4 1 (0.75%) Chocolatey
4 1 (0.75%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.75%) JIRA
4 1 (0.75%) Subversion
4 1 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.75%) Trac
4 1 (0.75%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (11.28%) Finance
2 4 (3.01%) Games
2 4 (3.01%) Marketing
3 3 (2.26%) Electronics
3 3 (2.26%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.75%) Banking
4 1 (0.75%) Law
4 1 (0.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (17.29%) Analyst
2 22 (16.54%) 2nd Line Support
2 22 (16.54%) Support Engineer
3 19 (14.29%) Administrator
4 18 (13.53%) IT Support
5 16 (12.03%) Support Analyst
5 16 (12.03%) Systems Administrator
6 15 (11.28%) IT Engineer
7 14 (10.53%) Desktop Support
8 13 (9.77%) Desktop Engineer
8 13 (9.77%) IT Support Engineer
9 12 (9.02%) IT Manager
10 10 (7.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (6.77%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 9 (6.77%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 9 (6.77%) Senior Desktop Engineer
12 8 (6.02%) 3rd Line Support
12 8 (6.02%) Architect
12 8 (6.02%) Infrastructure Manager
12 8 (6.02%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.27%) .NET
2 10 (7.52%) Web Services
3 6 (4.51%) REST
4 5 (3.76%) .NET Core
4 5 (3.76%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (1.50%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.50%) Velocity
6 1 (0.75%) ADSI
6 1 (0.75%) Akka.NET
6 1 (0.75%) CSS
6 1 (0.75%) gRPC
6 1 (0.75%) HTML
6 1 (0.75%) JSON
6 1 (0.75%) LDAP
6 1 (0.75%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (0.75%) NHibernate
6 1 (0.75%) Node.js
6 1 (0.75%) Redux
6 1 (0.75%) WebSockets
6 1 (0.75%) WSGI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.77%) iPad
1 9 (6.77%) iPhone
2 8 (6.02%) Enterprise Storage
3 7 (5.26%) PKI
4 6 (4.51%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (3.76%) Clustering
5 5 (3.76%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.76%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.26%) Driving Licence
7 3 (2.26%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.50%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.75%) CCTV
9 1 (0.75%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 133 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (38.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 38 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (21.80%) Linux
5 19 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (13.53%) Windows 7
7 16 (12.03%) Windows 10
8 9 (6.77%) Apple iOS
9 8 (6.02%) Android
9 8 (6.02%) CentOS
10 7 (5.26%) AIX
11 6 (4.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (3.76%) Unix
13 3 (2.26%) Windows 8
14 2 (1.50%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.75%) Debian
15 1 (0.75%) Kali Linux
15 1 (0.75%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (19.55%) ITIL
2 15 (11.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 10 (7.52%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (6.77%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (6.77%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (6.77%) Project Management
5 7 (5.26%) Line Management
5 7 (5.26%) Migration
5 7 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 7 (5.26%) Software Engineering
6 6 (4.51%) Change Management
6 6 (4.51%) DevOps
6 6 (4.51%) Infrastructure Management
6 6 (4.51%) OOP
6 6 (4.51%) Service Delivery
6 6 (4.51%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (3.76%) E-Commerce
7 5 (3.76%) Mentoring
7 5 (3.76%) Server Virtualisation
7 5 (3.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 21 (15.79%) PowerShell
2 15 (11.28%) SQL
3 9 (6.77%) Java
3 9 (6.77%) Python
4 8 (6.02%) C#
5 7 (5.26%) Shell Script
6 5 (3.76%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.26%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.50%) Perl
9 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.75%) C
9 1 (0.75%) C++
9 1 (0.75%) PHP
9 1 (0.75%) Ruby
9 1 (0.75%) XAML
Qualifications
1 20 (15.04%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (12.03%) CCNA
3 15 (11.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (7.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (5.26%) CCNP
6 5 (3.76%) MCSA
6 5 (3.76%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.76%) Security Cleared
7 4 (3.01%) MCSE
8 3 (2.26%) CCA
8 3 (2.26%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (2.26%) MCITP
8 3 (2.26%) VCP5
9 2 (1.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.75%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.02%) SLA
2 7 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 86 (64.66%) Active Directory
2 44 (33.08%) Hyper-V
3 32 (24.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (9.77%) XenApp
5 7 (5.26%) vSphere
6 5 (3.76%) Docker
6 5 (3.76%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.50%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.75%) KVM
8 1 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.75%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (8.27%) SCCM
2 6 (4.51%) SCVMM
3 5 (3.76%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (3.76%) SCOM
3 5 (3.76%) SolarWinds Orion
4 4 (3.01%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (3.01%) WSUS
5 3 (2.26%) Ansible
5 3 (2.26%) Puppet
6 2 (1.50%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.75%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.75%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.75%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.75%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.75%) Nessus
7 1 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.75%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 60 (45.11%) VMware
2 50 (37.59%) Microsoft
3 32 (24.06%) Citrix
4 22 (16.54%) Cisco
5 10 (7.52%) Apple
5 10 (7.52%) ESET
6 9 (6.77%) HP
7 8 (6.02%) Red Hat
8 7 (5.26%) McAfee
8 7 (5.26%) Mitel
9 6 (4.51%) SolarWinds
10 3 (2.26%) EMC
10 3 (2.26%) NetApp
10 3 (2.26%) SAP
11 2 (1.50%) Palo Alto
11 2 (1.50%) SonicWALL
12 1 (0.75%) NetWitness
12 1 (0.75%) Perforce
12 1 (0.75%) Sophos
12 1 (0.75%) Veeam