Period
to 20 June 2019

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 20 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 52 68 79
Rank change year-on-year +16 +11 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 182 174 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 5.25% 4.46% 3.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.49% 17.83% 19.62%
Number of salaries quoted 168 154 109
Bristol median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +10.77%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,825 £24,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £58,375 £47,750
South West median annual salary £37,750 £33,250 £33,000
% change year-on-year +13.53% +0.76% +1.54%

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 714 976 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 20.61% 25.01% 18.74%
Number of salaries quoted 586 799 553
Bristol median annual salary £40,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.05% +8.75% +9.59%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £61,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -3.61% +10.67% +7.14%

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 20 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 182 (100.00%) Windows
2 123 (67.58%) Active Directory
3 86 (47.25%) VMware
4 82 (45.05%) Microsoft
5 67 (36.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 56 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 56 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 53 (29.12%) Office 365
8 49 (26.92%) Cisco
9 47 (25.82%) DNS
9 47 (25.82%) VMware Infrastructure
9 47 (25.82%) Problem-Solving
10 46 (25.27%) Hyper-V
10 46 (25.27%) MS Exchange
11 42 (23.08%) Linux
12 38 (20.88%) DHCP
12 38 (20.88%) PowerShell
13 35 (19.23%) SQL Server
14 34 (18.68%) Microsoft Azure
15 33 (18.13%) ITIL
16 31 (17.03%) vSphere
17 29 (15.93%) Windows 10
18 28 (15.38%) Firewall
18 28 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
18 28 (15.38%) Marketing
19 27 (14.84%) Cisco Certification
20 26 (14.29%) Citrix
20 26 (14.29%) CentOS
21 25 (13.74%) Finance
21 25 (13.74%) Microsoft Certification

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 46 (25.27%) MS Exchange
2 22 (12.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (8.79%) Skype for Business
4 12 (6.59%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.30%) Apache
5 6 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (3.30%) IIS
5 6 (3.30%) SAS
6 3 (1.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.55%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.55%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.55%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 28 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (1.65%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (3.30%) Exchequer
2 3 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.65%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 53 (29.12%) Office 365
2 34 (18.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (9.34%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (4.95%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (2.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 5 (2.75%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (2.75%) Datadog
7 3 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.65%) IaaS
8 2 (1.10%) PaaS
9 1 (0.55%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 47 (25.82%) DNS
2 38 (20.88%) DHCP
3 28 (15.38%) Firewall
4 23 (12.64%) TCP/IP
5 21 (11.54%) SAN
6 19 (10.44%) VPN
7 16 (8.79%) LAN
7 16 (8.79%) Skype
7 16 (8.79%) WAN
8 15 (8.24%) VoIP
9 13 (7.14%) Network Security
9 13 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
10 11 (6.04%) iSCSI
11 10 (5.49%) NAS
12 9 (4.95%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (3.85%) VLAN
14 6 (3.30%) IPsec
14 6 (3.30%) MPLS
15 5 (2.75%) Fibre Channel
16 4 (2.20%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.75%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.10%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.55%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.55%) GIS
4 1 (0.55%) Redis
4 1 (0.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 5 (2.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (2.75%) Travis CI
2 5 (2.75%) Vagrant
3 3 (1.65%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.10%) Artifactory
4 2 (1.10%) JIRA
4 2 (1.10%) JUnit
4 2 (1.10%) MSBuild
4 2 (1.10%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (1.10%) RSpec
4 2 (1.10%) SonarQube
4 2 (1.10%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 28 (15.38%) Marketing
2 25 (13.74%) Finance
3 11 (6.04%) Electronics
3 11 (6.04%) Manufacturing
3 11 (6.04%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.85%) Back Office
4 7 (3.85%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 45 (24.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 31 (17.03%) Analyst
3 23 (12.64%) Support Engineer
4 20 (10.99%) Consultant
4 20 (10.99%) Support Analyst
5 18 (9.89%) IT Engineer
6 16 (8.79%) IT Support
7 15 (8.24%) Applications Support
8 13 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 12 (6.59%) 3rd Line Support
9 12 (6.59%) Support Consultant
10 11 (6.04%) IT Support Engineer
11 10 (5.49%) DevOps Engineer
11 10 (5.49%) Linux Support
11 10 (5.49%) Systems Engineer
12 9 (4.95%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
12 9 (4.95%) Administrator
12 9 (4.95%) Applications Consultant
12 9 (4.95%) Applications Support Consultant
12 9 (4.95%) Customer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.85%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (2.75%) .NET
3 4 (2.20%) XMPP
4 3 (1.65%) ADSI
4 3 (1.65%) LDAP
5 2 (1.10%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.10%) JSON
5 2 (1.10%) XML
6 1 (0.55%) Middleware
6 1 (0.55%) Node.js
6 1 (0.55%) Spring
6 1 (0.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.34%) Data Centre
2 15 (8.24%) Self-Motivation
3 11 (6.04%) Clustering
4 10 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.49%) Driving Licence
5 6 (3.30%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (2.75%) iPad
6 5 (2.75%) iPhone
6 5 (2.75%) PKI
7 3 (1.65%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.10%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.10%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.10%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.55%) iSeries
9 1 (0.55%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.55%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.55%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 182 (100.00%) Windows
2 67 (36.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 56 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 42 (23.08%) Linux
5 29 (15.93%) Windows 10
6 26 (14.29%) CentOS
7 23 (12.64%) Windows 7
8 17 (9.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (6.04%) Windows 8
10 9 (4.95%) AIX
11 7 (3.85%) Solaris
12 6 (3.30%) Ubuntu
13 5 (2.75%) Apple iOS
13 5 (2.75%) DC/OS
13 5 (2.75%) Unix
13 5 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.55%) Debian
14 1 (0.55%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 47 (25.82%) Problem-Solving
3 33 (18.13%) ITIL
4 21 (11.54%) DevOps
5 19 (10.44%) Digital Marketing
6 17 (9.34%) Project Management
7 14 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 14 (7.69%) ETL
8 13 (7.14%) Configuration Management
9 12 (6.59%) ITIL V3
9 12 (6.59%) Service Delivery
10 11 (6.04%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (6.04%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (6.04%) Programme Management
11 10 (5.49%) Presales
12 8 (4.40%) Infrastructure Automation
12 8 (4.40%) Patch Management
13 7 (3.85%) Cybersecurity
13 7 (3.85%) Migration
13 7 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (20.88%) PowerShell
2 16 (8.79%) SQL
3 9 (4.95%) Shell Script
4 5 (2.75%) Python
5 3 (1.65%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.10%) C
6 2 (1.10%) C#
Qualifications
1 27 (14.84%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (13.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (13.19%) CCNA
4 15 (8.24%) MCSE
5 13 (7.14%) MCITP
5 13 (7.14%) Security Cleared
6 12 (6.59%) SC Cleared
7 9 (4.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (4.40%) Degree
8 8 (4.40%) MCSA
9 6 (3.30%) CCNP
9 6 (3.30%) Network+ Certification
10 5 (2.75%) MCTS
10 5 (2.75%) Novell Certification
11 3 (1.65%) CCENT
12 2 (1.10%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.55%) CISSP
13 1 (0.55%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.55%) PMP
13 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.99%) SLA
2 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 123 (67.58%) Active Directory
2 47 (25.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (25.27%) Hyper-V
4 31 (17.03%) vSphere
5 20 (10.99%) XenApp
6 14 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (5.49%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (4.40%) Docker
8 8 (4.40%) Virtual Servers
9 6 (3.30%) DFS Replication
10 5 (2.75%) VirtualBox
10 5 (2.75%) VMware Workstation
10 5 (2.75%) XenDesktop
11 3 (1.65%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 21 (11.54%) SCCM
2 20 (10.99%) Puppet
3 16 (8.79%) Ansible
4 14 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (5.49%) Terraform
5 10 (5.49%) vCenter Server
6 9 (4.95%) McAfee ePO
7 7 (3.85%) Kubernetes
7 7 (3.85%) SCVMM
8 6 (3.30%) Microsoft Clustering
8 6 (3.30%) SCOM
8 6 (3.30%) WSUS
9 5 (2.75%) Docker Swarm
9 5 (2.75%) Packer
10 4 (2.20%) Cisco CUCM
11 3 (1.65%) Nagios
12 2 (1.10%) AirWatch
12 2 (1.10%) FortiGate
12 2 (1.10%) Graylog
12 2 (1.10%) LiteSpeed
Vendors
1 86 (47.25%) VMware
2 82 (45.05%) Microsoft
3 49 (26.92%) Cisco
4 26 (14.29%) Citrix
5 15 (8.24%) McAfee
6 13 (7.14%) Juniper
6 13 (7.14%) Veeam
7 12 (6.59%) Dell
7 12 (6.59%) Red Hat
8 11 (6.04%) SAP
9 10 (5.49%) HP
10 8 (4.40%) Apple
11 7 (3.85%) Avaya
11 7 (3.85%) F5
11 7 (3.85%) Forcepoint
11 7 (3.85%) Google
11 7 (3.85%) Meraki
11 7 (3.85%) Splunk
12 6 (3.30%) IronPort
12 6 (3.30%) Sage