The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
South West / Bristol
Rank 21 17 14
Rank change year-on-year -4 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 194 250 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 10.55% 13.50% 11.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.58% 57.34% 47.02%
Number of salaries quoted 153 233 196
Median salary £36,000 £38,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,625
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year -1.36% +2.81%  

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 310 436 470
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 16.87% 23.54% 24.50%
Number of salaries quoted 252 406 406
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Windows as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Bristol

Windows
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Windows in Bristol

Windows
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Bristol over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Bristol

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Windows.

1 118 (36.09%) Linux
2 114 (34.86%) Microsoft
3 108 (33.03%) Active Directory
3 108 (33.03%) Windows Server
4 77 (23.55%) Firewall
5 74 (22.63%) ITIL
6 70 (21.41%) .NET
7 69 (21.10%) SQL Server
7 69 (21.10%) Agile Software Development
8 66 (20.18%) C#
9 64 (19.57%) VMware
10 63 (19.27%) Java
10 63 (19.27%) TCP/IP
11 57 (17.43%) Software Engineering
12 55 (16.82%) MS Excel
13 54 (16.51%) Unix
13 54 (16.51%) Windows Server 2012
14 53 (16.21%) HTML
14 53 (16.21%) WAN
15 48 (14.68%) SQL
16 47 (14.37%) MS Exchange
16 47 (14.37%) LAN
16 47 (14.37%) Windows Server 2008
17 46 (14.07%) Finance
17 46 (14.07%) Windows 7
18 45 (13.76%) Citrix
18 45 (13.76%) JavaScript
18 45 (13.76%) Degree
19 43 (13.15%) Cisco
20 41 (12.54%) MS Office

Windows
Top Related 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 47 (14.37%) MS Exchange
2 19 (5.81%) IIS
2 19 (5.81%) SharePoint
3 18 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (3.36%) Skype for Business
5 9 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (2.45%) Apache
6 8 (2.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (2.45%) WebLogic
6 8 (2.45%) WebSphere
7 6 (1.83%) CMS
7 6 (1.83%) JBoss
8 5 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (1.53%) Umbraco
9 4 (1.22%) CloudStack
9 4 (1.22%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.92%) Liferay
10 3 (0.92%) TPMS
Applications
1 55 (16.82%) MS Excel
2 41 (12.54%) MS Office
3 6 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.61%) HipChat
5 1 (0.31%) Revit
Business Applications
1 6 (1.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 6 (1.83%) Visualfiles
2 5 (1.53%) OpenText MBPM
3 4 (1.22%) Maximo
4 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.31%) GoldMine
4 1 (0.31%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.31%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 32 (9.79%) Office 365
2 16 (4.89%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (4.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.61%) IaaS
3 2 (0.61%) PaaS
4 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.31%) G Suite
4 1 (0.31%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 77 (23.55%) Firewall
2 63 (19.27%) TCP/IP
3 53 (16.21%) WAN
4 47 (14.37%) LAN
5 34 (10.40%) Internet
6 31 (9.48%) VPN
7 23 (7.03%) DNS
8 22 (6.73%) DHCP
8 22 (6.73%) SAN
9 15 (4.59%) Remote Desktop
10 13 (3.98%) NAS
10 13 (3.98%) Wireshark
11 12 (3.67%) HTTP
12 9 (2.75%) SSH
13 8 (2.45%) IP Telephony
13 8 (2.45%) Skype
14 7 (2.14%) HTTPS
14 7 (2.14%) MPLS
14 7 (2.14%) Network Security
14 7 (2.14%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (21.10%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (2.45%) Oracle Database
3 8 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (2.45%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (1.83%) MySQL
4 6 (1.83%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.22%) GIS
6 4 (1.22%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.22%) MS Access
7 3 (0.92%) IDOL
7 3 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.31%) Big Data
9 1 (0.31%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.31%) Power BI
9 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 23 (7.03%) Visual Studio
2 16 (4.89%) Git (software)
3 12 (3.67%) Jenkins
4 7 (2.14%) GCC
4 7 (2.14%) PROIV
4 7 (2.14%) Selenium
5 6 (1.83%) Appium
5 6 (1.83%) Calabash
5 6 (1.83%) JMeter
5 6 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (1.83%) WebDriver
6 5 (1.53%) JIRA
6 5 (1.53%) Moq
6 5 (1.53%) MSTest
6 5 (1.53%) NUnit
6 5 (1.53%) Rhino Mocks
6 5 (1.53%) Subversion
7 4 (1.22%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.61%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.61%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 46 (14.07%) Finance
2 15 (4.59%) Legal
3 13 (3.98%) Games
4 12 (3.67%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.06%) Electronics
6 8 (2.45%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.45%) Marketing
7 6 (1.83%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.22%) Retail
9 3 (0.92%) Law
10 2 (0.61%) Back Office
10 2 (0.61%) Front Office
11 1 (0.31%) Advertising
11 1 (0.31%) Local Government
11 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 72 (22.02%) Analyst
2 46 (14.07%) Developer
3 30 (9.17%) IT Support
4 29 (8.87%) Software Engineer
4 29 (8.87%) Support Engineer
5 26 (7.95%) Support Analyst
6 22 (6.73%) Senior Analyst
7 20 (6.12%) .NET Developer
7 20 (6.12%) Network Engineer
7 20 (6.12%) Service Analyst
8 19 (5.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 19 (5.81%) IT Engineer
9 18 (5.50%) 2nd Line Support
10 17 (5.20%) Service Desk Analyst
10 17 (5.20%) SOC Analyst
10 17 (5.20%) Technical Support
11 16 (4.89%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 15 (4.59%) IT Analyst
13 14 (4.28%) 1st/2nd Line Support
13 14 (4.28%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (21.41%) .NET
2 53 (16.21%) HTML
3 31 (9.48%) CSS
4 23 (7.03%) ASP.NET
5 20 (6.12%) .NET Framework
6 18 (5.50%) Web Services
7 17 (5.20%) HTML5
8 14 (4.28%) XML
9 13 (3.98%) REST
9 13 (3.98%) WCF
10 12 (3.67%) WPF
11 10 (3.06%) Entity Framework
11 10 (3.06%) jQuery
12 9 (2.75%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (2.75%) SOAP
13 8 (2.45%) J2EE
13 8 (2.45%) LAMP
13 8 (2.45%) Spring
14 7 (2.14%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (2.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.34%) Computer Science
2 17 (5.20%) Security Operations Centre
3 13 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.67%) Data Centre
5 11 (3.36%) Management Information System
6 10 (3.06%) Driving Licence
7 9 (2.75%) Blackberry
7 9 (2.75%) Client/Server
8 8 (2.45%) Clustering
9 6 (1.83%) Cyberthreat
10 5 (1.53%) Smartphone
10 5 (1.53%) User Experience
11 4 (1.22%) Augmented Reality
11 4 (1.22%) Digital TV
11 4 (1.22%) e-Learning
11 4 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.22%) MPEG
12 3 (0.92%) Digital Media
12 3 (0.92%) Mobile Computing
12 3 (0.92%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 118 (36.09%) Linux
2 108 (33.03%) Windows Server
3 54 (16.51%) Unix
3 54 (16.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 47 (14.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 46 (14.07%) Windows 7
6 24 (7.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (5.81%) Windows XP
8 16 (4.89%) Windows 10
9 15 (4.59%) AIX
10 13 (3.98%) Windows 8
11 12 (3.67%) Solaris
12 11 (3.36%) CentOS
13 7 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (2.14%) Windows Vista
14 5 (1.53%) Android
14 5 (1.53%) Apple iOS
14 5 (1.53%) Windows 2000
15 4 (1.22%) HPUX
15 4 (1.22%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (22.63%) ITIL
2 69 (21.10%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (17.43%) Software Engineering
4 33 (10.09%) Mentoring
5 30 (9.17%) Information Security
6 28 (8.56%) SIEM
7 26 (7.95%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (7.03%) Scrum
9 22 (6.73%) MVC
9 22 (6.73%) Service Management
10 21 (6.42%) DevOps
10 21 (6.42%) Network Monitoring
10 21 (6.42%) Service Delivery
11 20 (6.12%) Security Operations
12 18 (5.50%) Coaching
12 18 (5.50%) TDD
13 15 (4.59%) Protective Monitoring
14 14 (4.28%) Change Control
14 14 (4.28%) Open Source
15 13 (3.98%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (20.18%) C#
2 63 (19.27%) Java
3 48 (14.68%) SQL
4 45 (13.76%) JavaScript
5 40 (12.23%) Python
6 35 (10.70%) C++
7 14 (4.28%) PowerShell
8 11 (3.36%) Ruby
9 10 (3.06%) C
10 8 (2.45%) Perl
10 8 (2.45%) PHP
10 8 (2.45%) Shell Script
11 7 (2.14%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.53%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.22%) Embedded C++
13 4 (1.22%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.92%) VB
15 2 (0.61%) VBA
15 2 (0.61%) VBScript
16 1 (0.31%) VB6
Qualifications
1 45 (13.76%) Degree
2 34 (10.40%) Security Cleared
3 33 (10.09%) SC Cleared
4 25 (7.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (7.34%) MCP
6 22 (6.73%) DV Cleared
7 21 (6.42%) MCSE
8 20 (6.12%) GCIA
9 17 (5.20%) Cisco Certification
9 17 (5.20%) CISSP
9 17 (5.20%) SANS
10 16 (4.89%) CCNA
10 16 (4.89%) GCIH
11 14 (4.28%) MCSA
12 12 (3.67%) GIAC
13 7 (2.14%) CCNP
14 5 (1.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 4 (1.22%) CREST Certified
16 3 (0.92%) MCITP
16 3 (0.92%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (11.93%) SLA
2 16 (4.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (4.89%) QA
3 3 (0.92%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.61%) GPG13
System Software
1 108 (33.03%) Active Directory
2 37 (11.31%) Hyper-V
3 31 (9.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (7.95%) Snort
5 11 (3.36%) vSphere
6 8 (2.45%) Terminal Services
7 7 (2.14%) Terminal Server
7 7 (2.14%) XenApp
8 6 (1.83%) Firmware
9 5 (1.53%) XenServer
10 4 (1.22%) MetaFrame
10 4 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (1.22%) Xen
11 3 (0.92%) Docker
11 3 (0.92%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.61%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.31%) Samba
13 1 (0.31%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 24 (7.34%) SCCM
2 12 (3.67%) Nmap
3 8 (2.45%) Puppet
4 7 (2.14%) Ansible
5 6 (1.83%) RSA enVision
5 6 (1.83%) WSUS
6 5 (1.53%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 5 (1.53%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 5 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (1.53%) Terraform
7 4 (1.22%) Backup Exec
7 4 (1.22%) Cobbler
7 4 (1.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 4 (1.22%) Salt
7 4 (1.22%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.92%) Computer Incident Response Team
8 3 (0.92%) Grafana
8 3 (0.92%) Graphite
8 3 (0.92%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.61%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 114 (34.86%) Microsoft
2 64 (19.57%) VMware
3 45 (13.76%) Citrix
4 43 (13.15%) Cisco
5 22 (6.73%) Oracle
6 18 (5.50%) ArcSight
6 18 (5.50%) LogRhythm
7 17 (5.20%) Red Hat
8 12 (3.67%) FireEye
9 11 (3.36%) HP
10 8 (2.45%) iManage
11 6 (1.83%) SAP
12 5 (1.53%) Avaya
12 5 (1.53%) CommVault
12 5 (1.53%) Dell
12 5 (1.53%) Sophos
12 5 (1.53%) Splunk
13 4 (1.22%) EnterpriseDB
13 4 (1.22%) Veeam
13 4 (1.22%) webMethods
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