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

Microsoft Windows Server
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 84 56
Rank change year-on-year +34 -28 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 194 101 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 5.44% 3.04% 5.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.64% 17.94% 17.89%
Number of salaries quoted 159 87 176
Bristol median annual salary £38,500 £32,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.46% -9.72% +2.86%
10th Percentile £25,800 £23,650 £23,500
90th Percentile £50,500 £45,098 £51,786
South West median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +7.69%

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 940 563 1,045
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 26.37% 16.92% 28.47%
Number of salaries quoted 785 462 978
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,500 £23,775 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% +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 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 193 (99.48%) Windows
2 125 (64.43%) Active Directory
3 101 (52.06%) VMware
4 87 (44.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 81 (41.75%) Microsoft
6 61 (31.44%) DNS
7 59 (30.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 51 (26.29%) Office 365
9 49 (25.26%) VMware Infrastructure
10 47 (24.23%) Cisco
11 45 (23.20%) Linux
11 45 (23.20%) SQL Server
11 45 (23.20%) ITIL
11 45 (23.20%) Hyper-V
12 44 (22.68%) Firewall
13 42 (21.65%) DHCP
14 40 (20.62%) Windows 7
15 39 (20.10%) Citrix
16 38 (19.59%) MS Exchange
17 37 (19.07%) Microsoft Azure
18 33 (17.01%) SAN
19 32 (16.49%) Windows 10
20 31 (15.98%) Cisco Certification
20 31 (15.98%) CCNA
21 28 (14.43%) Microsoft Certification
21 28 (14.43%) LAN
21 28 (14.43%) SCCM
22 27 (13.92%) TCP/IP
23 25 (12.89%) WAN
24 24 (12.37%) PowerShell

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 38 (19.59%) MS Exchange
2 17 (8.76%) Skype for Business
3 13 (6.70%) SharePoint
4 12 (6.19%) IIS
5 11 (5.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (3.09%) Apache
8 5 (2.58%) GlassFish
8 5 (2.58%) JBoss
8 5 (2.58%) Mule
8 5 (2.58%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.03%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.52%) CMS
10 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.52%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (6.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.58%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 51 (26.29%) Office 365
2 37 (19.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (8.76%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (3.09%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (3.09%) IaaS
4 6 (3.09%) PaaS
5 5 (2.58%) SaaS
6 2 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.52%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 61 (31.44%) DNS
2 44 (22.68%) Firewall
3 42 (21.65%) DHCP
4 33 (17.01%) SAN
5 28 (14.43%) LAN
6 27 (13.92%) TCP/IP
7 25 (12.89%) WAN
8 18 (9.28%) Skype
9 14 (7.22%) NAS
9 14 (7.22%) VPN
9 14 (7.22%) Wireless
10 10 (5.15%) VoIP
11 9 (4.64%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (4.12%) VLAN
13 7 (3.61%) SSL
14 5 (2.58%) HTTP
14 5 (2.58%) HTTPS
14 5 (2.58%) iSCSI
14 5 (2.58%) Reverse Proxy
15 4 (2.06%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (23.20%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.09%) Oracle Database
2 6 (3.09%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.52%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (0.52%) MySQL
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (6.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (4.12%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.09%) Artifactory
3 6 (3.09%) Jenkins
3 6 (3.09%) JIRA
3 6 (3.09%) MSBuild
3 6 (3.09%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (3.09%) RSpec
3 6 (3.09%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (2.58%) PROIV
5 3 (1.55%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.52%) Ant
6 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.52%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.52%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.52%) Selenium
6 1 (0.52%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.52%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.52%) TestNG
General
1 8 (4.12%) Finance
2 6 (3.09%) Legal
3 5 (2.58%) Marketing
4 3 (1.55%) Back Office
4 3 (1.55%) Retail
5 2 (1.03%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.03%) Law
6 1 (0.52%) Banking
6 1 (0.52%) Electronics
6 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.52%) Military
6 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (27.32%) Support Engineer
2 26 (13.40%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 26 (13.40%) IT Engineer
3 24 (12.37%) Analyst
4 23 (11.86%) IT Support
5 22 (11.34%) IT Support Engineer
6 21 (10.82%) 3rd Line Support
7 19 (9.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 19 (9.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 19 (9.79%) IT Manager
8 14 (7.22%) 2nd Line Support
9 13 (6.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 11 (5.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 11 (5.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 11 (5.67%) Windows Engineer
11 10 (5.15%) Windows Support Engineer
12 9 (4.64%) Administrator
12 9 (4.64%) Support Analyst
12 9 (4.64%) Systems Administrator
12 9 (4.64%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.22%) .NET
2 7 (3.61%) AngularJS
2 7 (3.61%) LDAP
2 7 (3.61%) Web Services
3 6 (3.09%) JSON
3 6 (3.09%) XML
4 5 (2.58%) SAML
5 2 (1.03%) ADSI
5 2 (1.03%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.52%) jQuery
6 1 (0.52%) Middleware
6 1 (0.52%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.12%) Enterprise Storage
1 8 (4.12%) Management Information System
2 7 (3.61%) Virtual Team
3 6 (3.09%) Driving Licence
4 5 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.06%) PKI
5 4 (2.06%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.55%) CCTV
6 3 (1.55%) Cyberattack
7 2 (1.03%) Clustering
7 2 (1.03%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.03%) Replication
8 1 (0.52%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.52%) Fintech
8 1 (0.52%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.52%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 193 (99.48%) Windows
2 87 (44.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 59 (30.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 45 (23.20%) Linux
5 40 (20.62%) Windows 7
6 32 (16.49%) Windows 10
7 19 (9.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (8.76%) AIX
9 15 (7.73%) Windows 8
10 12 (6.19%) CentOS
10 12 (6.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (3.09%) Unix
12 5 (2.58%) Solaris
13 1 (0.52%) Debian
13 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.52%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (23.20%) ITIL
2 18 (9.28%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (7.73%) Information Security
4 14 (7.22%) Project Management
5 13 (6.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (4.12%) Server Virtualisation
6 8 (4.12%) Technical Analysis
7 7 (3.61%) DevOps
7 7 (3.61%) Patch Management
8 6 (3.09%) Continuous Deployment
8 6 (3.09%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (3.09%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (3.09%) High Availability
8 6 (3.09%) Mentoring
8 6 (3.09%) Migration
8 6 (3.09%) Mobile Device Management
8 6 (3.09%) Proactive Monitoring
8 6 (3.09%) Software Engineering
8 6 (3.09%) Time Management
9 5 (2.58%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (12.37%) PowerShell
2 18 (9.28%) Shell Script
3 14 (7.22%) SQL
4 9 (4.64%) C#
5 7 (3.61%) Java
6 4 (2.06%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.03%) F#
7 2 (1.03%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.52%) ES6
8 1 (0.52%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (15.98%) CCNA
1 31 (15.98%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (14.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (7.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 14 (7.22%) MCSA
5 11 (5.67%) MCSE
6 9 (4.64%) Security Cleared
7 8 (4.12%) CCNP
7 8 (4.12%) MCITP
7 8 (4.12%) SC Cleared
8 6 (3.09%) CCA
8 6 (3.09%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (3.09%) VCP5
9 4 (2.06%) MCTS
10 3 (1.55%) Degree
10 3 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (1.55%) MCDST
11 1 (0.52%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.28%) SLA
2 3 (1.55%) QA
3 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 125 (64.43%) Active Directory
2 49 (25.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (23.20%) Hyper-V
4 17 (8.76%) vSphere
5 9 (4.64%) Docker
6 6 (3.09%) XenServer
7 5 (2.58%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (2.58%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (1.55%) Terminal Services
8 3 (1.55%) XenApp
9 2 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (14.43%) SCCM
2 16 (8.25%) WSUS
3 11 (5.67%) Backup Exec
4 9 (4.64%) Ansible
5 8 (4.12%) SCOM
5 8 (4.12%) SCVMM
6 6 (3.09%) Terraform
7 5 (2.58%) Single Sign-On
8 4 (2.06%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 4 (2.06%) Microsoft Intune
9 3 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (1.55%) Puppet
10 2 (1.03%) SnapMirror
10 2 (1.03%) SnapVault
10 2 (1.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.52%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 101 (52.06%) VMware
2 81 (41.75%) Microsoft
3 47 (24.23%) Cisco
4 39 (20.10%) Citrix
5 15 (7.73%) NetApp
6 14 (7.22%) Red Hat
7 11 (5.67%) Veeam
8 8 (4.12%) Oracle
9 7 (3.61%) MobileIron
10 6 (3.09%) CA Agile Central
10 6 (3.09%) F5
11 5 (2.58%) Avaya
11 5 (2.58%) Jaspersoft
11 5 (2.58%) New Relic
11 5 (2.58%) NGA Human Resources
12 4 (2.06%) CommVault
12 4 (2.06%) EMC
13 3 (1.55%) CA
13 3 (1.55%) Juniper
14 2 (1.03%) HP