Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 77 72
Rank change year-on-year +15 -5 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 191 132 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 5.06% 3.74% 3.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.27% 21.85% 16.04%
Number of salaries quoted 168 111 123
Bristol median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06% +1.54%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £59,125 £47,500 £48,500
South West median annual salary £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% - -3.70%

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 991 604 854
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 26.28% 17.10% 24.28%
Number of salaries quoted 829 486 792
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £66,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year +6.67% +0.67% +6.43%

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 May 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 20 May 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 20 May 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.

1 191 (100.00%) Windows
2 131 (68.59%) Active Directory
3 114 (59.69%) VMware
4 68 (35.60%) Microsoft
5 67 (35.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 62 (32.46%) Office 365
7 59 (30.89%) Hyper-V
8 54 (28.27%) VMware Infrastructure
9 50 (26.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 48 (25.13%) Firewall
10 48 (25.13%) Microsoft Azure
11 46 (24.08%) Cisco
11 46 (24.08%) Citrix
12 44 (23.04%) ITIL
13 39 (20.42%) DNS
14 38 (19.90%) Linux
15 37 (19.37%) SQL Server
16 35 (18.32%) MS Exchange
16 35 (18.32%) Cisco Certification
16 35 (18.32%) SAN
17 32 (16.75%) CCNA
18 30 (15.71%) LAN
18 30 (15.71%) DHCP
19 26 (13.61%) WAN
19 26 (13.61%) Windows 10
20 25 (13.09%) Windows 7
21 23 (12.04%) Windows Server 2003
22 22 (11.52%) TCP/IP
22 22 (11.52%) Microsoft Certification
22 22 (11.52%) Microsoft Office

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 35 (18.32%) MS Exchange
2 11 (5.76%) Exchange Server 2003
2 11 (5.76%) SharePoint
3 10 (5.24%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (5.24%) IIS
4 9 (4.71%) Skype for Business
5 5 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.05%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.52%) nginx
7 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 22 (11.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 62 (32.46%) Office 365
2 48 (25.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (11.52%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (9.95%) SaaS
5 10 (5.24%) IaaS
6 7 (3.66%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (3.66%) Mimecast
7 4 (2.09%) PaaS
8 3 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.52%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.52%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.52%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 48 (25.13%) Firewall
2 39 (20.42%) DNS
3 35 (18.32%) SAN
4 30 (15.71%) DHCP
4 30 (15.71%) LAN
5 26 (13.61%) WAN
6 22 (11.52%) TCP/IP
7 18 (9.42%) NAS
8 13 (6.81%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (6.81%) Skype
9 12 (6.28%) VoIP
10 10 (5.24%) SSL
11 8 (4.19%) VPN
12 7 (3.66%) Wireless
13 4 (2.09%) IPsec
13 4 (2.09%) iSCSI
13 4 (2.09%) VLAN
14 3 (1.57%) Kerberos
14 3 (1.57%) Network Security
15 1 (0.52%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (19.37%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.62%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (1.57%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.05%) MySQL
5 1 (0.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.52%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (0.52%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (0.52%) Redis
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (2.09%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (2.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.05%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.05%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.05%) JIRA
2 2 (1.05%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.52%) Artifactory
3 1 (0.52%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.52%) Buildbot
3 1 (0.52%) Chocolatey
3 1 (0.52%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.52%) RSpec
3 1 (0.52%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.52%) Subversion
3 1 (0.52%) Trac
3 1 (0.52%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (8.38%) Finance
2 6 (3.14%) Marketing
3 5 (2.62%) Legal
4 3 (1.57%) Electronics
4 3 (1.57%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.57%) Retail
4 3 (1.57%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.05%) Banking
5 2 (1.05%) Games
5 2 (1.05%) Law
6 1 (0.52%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 41 (21.47%) Support Engineer
2 29 (15.18%) IT Manager
3 28 (14.66%) Analyst
4 22 (11.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 20 (10.47%) IT Engineer
6 19 (9.95%) 2nd Line Support
7 18 (9.42%) IT Support
8 17 (8.90%) IT Support Engineer
9 16 (8.38%) Administrator
9 16 (8.38%) Infrastructure Manager
10 15 (7.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 15 (7.85%) IT Infrastructure Manager
11 13 (6.81%) 3rd Line Support
11 13 (6.81%) Systems Administrator
12 12 (6.28%) Desktop Support
12 12 (6.28%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 12 (6.28%) Support Analyst
13 11 (5.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 11 (5.76%) Architect
13 11 (5.76%) IT Communications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.81%) Web Services
2 10 (5.24%) .NET
3 3 (1.57%) .NET Core
3 3 (1.57%) ADSI
3 3 (1.57%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (1.57%) LDAP
3 3 (1.57%) REST
4 1 (0.52%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.52%) Akka.NET
4 1 (0.52%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.52%) CSS
4 1 (0.52%) gRPC
4 1 (0.52%) HTML
4 1 (0.52%) Kafka
4 1 (0.52%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (0.52%) Node.js
4 1 (0.52%) Velocity
4 1 (0.52%) WebSockets
4 1 (0.52%) WSGI
4 1 (0.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 9 (4.71%) PKI
3 8 (4.19%) Driving Licence
4 7 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.66%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (3.14%) Public Cloud
6 5 (2.62%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.57%) CCTV
7 3 (1.57%) Clustering
7 3 (1.57%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.57%) iPad
7 3 (1.57%) iPhone
8 2 (1.05%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.52%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.52%) Replication
9 1 (0.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 191 (100.00%) Windows
2 67 (35.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 50 (26.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 38 (19.90%) Linux
5 26 (13.61%) Windows 10
6 25 (13.09%) Windows 7
7 23 (12.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (8.90%) CentOS
9 16 (8.38%) AIX
10 14 (7.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (6.28%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.57%) Android
12 3 (1.57%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.57%) Unix
13 1 (0.52%) Kali Linux
13 1 (0.52%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (23.04%) ITIL
2 18 (9.42%) Project Management
3 16 (8.38%) Enterprise Architecture
4 12 (6.28%) Migration
5 11 (5.76%) Server Virtualisation
6 10 (5.24%) Infrastructure Management
6 10 (5.24%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (4.71%) PRINCE2
7 9 (4.71%) Service Delivery
7 9 (4.71%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (4.19%) Information Security
9 7 (3.66%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (3.14%) DevOps
10 6 (3.14%) Load Balancing
10 6 (3.14%) Mentoring
11 5 (2.62%) E-Commerce
11 5 (2.62%) PRINCE
11 5 (2.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (2.62%) Time Management
12 4 (2.09%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (11.52%) PowerShell
2 16 (8.38%) Shell Script
3 9 (4.71%) SQL
4 6 (3.14%) C#
5 5 (2.62%) Java
5 5 (2.62%) Python
6 4 (2.09%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.05%) Perl
7 2 (1.05%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.52%) C++
8 1 (0.52%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.52%) PHP
8 1 (0.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 35 (18.32%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (16.75%) CCNA
3 22 (11.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (10.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (5.76%) CCNP
6 10 (5.24%) SC Cleared
6 10 (5.24%) Security Cleared
7 9 (4.71%) MCSA
8 8 (4.19%) MCITP
9 7 (3.66%) CCA
9 7 (3.66%) Citrix Certification
9 7 (3.66%) MCSE
9 7 (3.66%) VCP5
10 4 (2.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.52%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.52%) JNCIS
12 1 (0.52%) MCDST
12 1 (0.52%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.85%) SLA
2 8 (4.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.57%) QA
System Software
1 131 (68.59%) Active Directory
2 59 (30.89%) Hyper-V
3 54 (28.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (6.28%) XenApp
5 11 (5.76%) vSphere
6 7 (3.66%) Docker
7 3 (1.57%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.52%) KVM
9 1 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 21 (10.99%) SCCM
2 11 (5.76%) WSUS
3 9 (4.71%) SCVMM
4 8 (4.19%) SCOM
5 6 (3.14%) Ansible
5 6 (3.14%) Backup Exec
5 6 (3.14%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (2.62%) Puppet
6 5 (2.62%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (1.05%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.52%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.52%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.52%) Nessus
8 1 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.52%) SnapMirror
8 1 (0.52%) SnapVault
8 1 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.52%) Terraform
Vendors
1 114 (59.69%) VMware
2 68 (35.60%) Microsoft
3 46 (24.08%) Cisco
3 46 (24.08%) Citrix
4 17 (8.90%) Red Hat
5 15 (7.85%) NetApp
6 9 (4.71%) McAfee
7 7 (3.66%) MobileIron
8 5 (2.62%) SolarWinds
9 4 (2.09%) EMC
9 4 (2.09%) F5
9 4 (2.09%) HP
9 4 (2.09%) SonicWALL
10 3 (1.57%) Apple
10 3 (1.57%) CA
10 3 (1.57%) Mitel
10 3 (1.57%) SAP
11 2 (1.05%) Juniper
11 2 (1.05%) Lotus
11 2 (1.05%) Oracle