Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
South West > Bristol
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 70 78
Rank change year-on-year -27 +8 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 98 165 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.67% 4.35% 3.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.52% 18.44% 17.40%
Number of salaries quoted 91 130 97
Bristol median annual salary £35,000 £38,375 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.79% +16.29% -5.71%
10th Percentile £24,250 £27,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,000 £45,400
South West median annual salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year -2.86% +6.06% -5.71%

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 783 895 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 21.31% 23.58% 20.07%
Number of salaries quoted 618 719 579
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,936
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +11.31% -10.16%
10th Percentile £24,500 £26,240 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,225 £65,000 £62,100
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -5.41%

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 15 October 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 15 October 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 - 1 £25,500 -
Windows Server
South West

For the 6 months to 15 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 98 (100.00%) Windows
2 60 (61.22%) Active Directory
3 45 (45.92%) Microsoft
4 37 (37.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (33.67%) Office 365
6 32 (32.65%) VMware
6 32 (32.65%) Hyper-V
7 25 (25.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 24 (24.49%) SQL Server
9 23 (23.47%) PowerShell
10 22 (22.45%) VMware Infrastructure
10 22 (22.45%) Microsoft Azure
11 19 (19.39%) MS Exchange
12 18 (18.37%) Linux
13 17 (17.35%) SQL
13 17 (17.35%) DNS
14 16 (16.33%) Firewall
15 15 (15.31%) DHCP
15 15 (15.31%) Microsoft Office
15 15 (15.31%) ITIL
16 14 (14.29%) TCP/IP
16 14 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
16 14 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
17 13 (13.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 13 (13.27%) Windows 10
17 13 (13.27%) Citrix
17 13 (13.27%) Windows Server 2003
17 13 (13.27%) Cisco
17 13 (13.27%) Amazon AWS
17 13 (13.27%) Windows 7

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 19 (19.39%) MS Exchange
2 11 (11.22%) Exchange Server 2003
2 11 (11.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (11.22%) SharePoint
3 8 (8.16%) Skype for Business
4 7 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (7.14%) IIS
5 1 (1.02%) Apache
5 1 (1.02%) nginx
Applications
1 15 (15.31%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.08%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 33 (33.67%) Office 365
2 22 (22.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (13.27%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (9.18%) SaaS
5 7 (7.14%) Mimecast
6 5 (5.10%) IaaS
7 3 (3.06%) OneDrive
7 3 (3.06%) PaaS
8 1 (1.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.02%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (1.02%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (1.02%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.02%) Datadog
8 1 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.35%) DNS
2 16 (16.33%) Firewall
3 15 (15.31%) DHCP
4 14 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 8 (8.16%) Skype
6 7 (7.14%) SAN
7 6 (6.12%) SSL
7 6 (6.12%) VoIP
7 6 (6.12%) VPN
8 5 (5.10%) LAN
9 4 (4.08%) IPsec
9 4 (4.08%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (3.06%) WAN
11 2 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (2.04%) NAS
11 2 (2.04%) VLAN
11 2 (2.04%) Wireless
12 1 (1.02%) Intrusion Detection
12 1 (1.02%) OSPF
12 1 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (24.49%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.10%) NoSQL
2 5 (5.10%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (5.10%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.08%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (3.06%) MySQL
5 1 (1.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.02%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.02%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (1.02%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (2.04%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.04%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.04%) TeamCity
2 2 (2.04%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.02%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.02%) Buildbot
3 1 (1.02%) Chocolatey
3 1 (1.02%) JIRA
3 1 (1.02%) Subversion
3 1 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.02%) Trac
3 1 (1.02%) Travis CI
3 1 (1.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (9.18%) Finance
2 4 (4.08%) Games
3 2 (2.04%) Electronics
3 2 (2.04%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.04%) Marketing
3 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.02%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (18.37%) IT Support
2 16 (16.33%) Analyst
2 16 (16.33%) IT Engineer
3 14 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 13 (13.27%) Administrator
5 12 (12.24%) IT Support Engineer
6 11 (11.22%) 2nd Line Support
6 11 (11.22%) Support Analyst
7 10 (10.20%) Desktop Support
7 10 (10.20%) Systems Administrator
8 9 (9.18%) Desktop Engineer
8 9 (9.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (7.14%) IT Administrator
9 7 (7.14%) Senior Desktop Engineer
10 6 (6.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 6 (6.12%) Junior
10 6 (6.12%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (6.12%) Support Technician
11 5 (5.10%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.18%) .NET
2 5 (5.10%) REST
3 4 (4.08%) .NET Core
3 4 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (4.08%) Web Services
4 1 (1.02%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.02%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (1.02%) JSON
4 1 (1.02%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (1.02%) Node.js
4 1 (1.02%) Redux
4 1 (1.02%) Velocity
4 1 (1.02%) WebSockets
4 1 (1.02%) WSGI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.12%) Fintech
1 6 (6.12%) iPad
1 6 (6.12%) iPhone
2 5 (5.10%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (5.10%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.08%) Clustering
3 4 (4.08%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.08%) PKI
4 3 (3.06%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.04%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 98 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (37.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (25.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (18.37%) Linux
5 13 (13.27%) Windows 10
5 13 (13.27%) Windows 7
5 13 (13.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (6.12%) Apple iOS
7 5 (5.10%) Android
8 4 (4.08%) CentOS
8 4 (4.08%) Unix
9 3 (3.06%) Ubuntu
9 3 (3.06%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.04%) AIX
11 1 (1.02%) DC/OS
11 1 (1.02%) Debian
11 1 (1.02%) Kali Linux
11 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (15.31%) ITIL
2 14 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (13.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 10 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (7.14%) DevOps
5 7 (7.14%) Project Management
6 6 (6.12%) PRINCE2
6 6 (6.12%) Software Engineering
7 5 (5.10%) Change Management
7 5 (5.10%) Line Management
7 5 (5.10%) OOP
8 4 (4.08%) Load Balancing
8 4 (4.08%) Translating Business Requirements
9 3 (3.06%) Configuration Management
9 3 (3.06%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (3.06%) Data Protection
9 3 (3.06%) Migration
9 3 (3.06%) Risk Management
9 3 (3.06%) Robotic Process Automation
9 3 (3.06%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 23 (23.47%) PowerShell
2 17 (17.35%) SQL
3 9 (9.18%) Python
4 8 (8.16%) C#
5 7 (7.14%) Java
6 5 (5.10%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.06%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.04%) Perl
8 2 (2.04%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.02%) C
9 1 (1.02%) Ruby
9 1 (1.02%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (12.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (11.22%) CCNA
4 6 (6.12%) CCNP
5 5 (5.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (3.06%) CCA
6 3 (3.06%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (3.06%) MCITP
6 3 (3.06%) MCSA
6 3 (3.06%) VCP5
7 2 (2.04%) MCSE
7 2 (2.04%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.04%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.02%) Degree
8 1 (1.02%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.02%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.06%) SLA
System Software
1 60 (61.22%) Active Directory
2 32 (32.65%) Hyper-V
3 22 (22.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (8.16%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (6.12%) Docker
5 6 (6.12%) XenApp
6 4 (4.08%) Terminal Services
7 3 (3.06%) vSphere
8 2 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.04%) VMware Server
8 2 (2.04%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.02%) KVM
9 1 (1.02%) VirtualBox
9 1 (1.02%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (9.18%) SCVMM
2 7 (7.14%) SCCM
3 6 (6.12%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (5.10%) Ansible
5 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (3.06%) Puppet
7 2 (2.04%) Kubernetes
7 2 (2.04%) SCOM
7 2 (2.04%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (1.02%) AirWatch
8 1 (1.02%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (1.02%) HAProxy
8 1 (1.02%) Nessus
8 1 (1.02%) Packer
8 1 (1.02%) SmoothWall
8 1 (1.02%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (1.02%) Terraform
8 1 (1.02%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (45.92%) Microsoft
2 32 (32.65%) VMware
3 13 (13.27%) Cisco
3 13 (13.27%) Citrix
4 7 (7.14%) Apple
4 7 (7.14%) ESET
5 5 (5.10%) HP
6 4 (4.08%) Mitel
7 2 (2.04%) EMC
7 2 (2.04%) F5
7 2 (2.04%) Google
7 2 (2.04%) Palo Alto
7 2 (2.04%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.04%) SAP
7 2 (2.04%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.02%) Intapp
8 1 (1.02%) Juniper
8 1 (1.02%) McAfee
8 1 (1.02%) NetWitness
8 1 (1.02%) Perforce