Period
to 21 April 2018

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 6 months to 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 18 17
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 456 383 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 12.20% 10.92% 14.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.65% 61.38% 55.83%
Number of salaries quoted 371 309 478
Bristol median annual salary £38,913 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.18% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £21,750 £22,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £60,375
South West median annual salary £37,500 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% -1.43% +2.19%

Windows 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 999 624 917
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 26.73% 17.79% 25.21%
Number of salaries quoted 848 500 857
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 £24,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,625 £66,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

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 6 months to 21 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Bristol

Windows
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 within the Bristol region over the 6 months to 21 April 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 0 2 £25,250 +12.22%
Windows
South West

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, IT jobs citing Windows 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.

1 188 (41.23%) Windows Server
2 181 (39.69%) Active Directory
3 157 (34.43%) VMware
4 156 (34.21%) Linux
5 132 (28.95%) Microsoft
6 116 (25.44%) ITIL
7 92 (20.18%) Windows 7
8 91 (19.96%) Office 365
9 87 (19.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 83 (18.20%) VMware Infrastructure
11 81 (17.76%) DNS
12 72 (15.79%) SQL Server
13 69 (15.13%) Windows Server 2008
14 68 (14.91%) DHCP
15 67 (14.69%) Windows 10
16 65 (14.25%) Firewall
17 64 (14.04%) Hyper-V
18 63 (13.82%) PowerShell
18 63 (13.82%) Microsoft Azure
19 62 (13.60%) Microsoft Office
19 62 (13.60%) Python
20 61 (13.38%) TCP/IP
20 61 (13.38%) Cisco
21 58 (12.72%) Citrix
22 57 (12.50%) Unix
22 57 (12.50%) Security Cleared
23 54 (11.84%) SC Cleared
24 50 (10.96%) Amazon AWS
25 49 (10.75%) Finance
26 48 (10.53%) Puppet

Windows
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 37 (8.11%) MS Exchange
2 25 (5.48%) Skype for Business
3 22 (4.82%) SharePoint
4 15 (3.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 11 (2.41%) IIS
6 9 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (1.54%) Marvel
8 6 (1.32%) Apache
8 6 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (1.10%) CMS
9 5 (1.10%) nginx
10 4 (0.88%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.88%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.88%) WordPress
11 3 (0.66%) Confluence
12 2 (0.44%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.22%) EPiServer
13 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2007
13 1 (0.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 62 (13.60%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.75%) Photoshop
3 7 (1.54%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (1.54%) InDesign
3 7 (1.54%) InVision
3 7 (1.54%) OmniGraffle
3 7 (1.54%) Pixate
3 7 (1.54%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 7 (1.54%) Elite 3E
1 7 (1.54%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 91 (19.96%) Office 365
2 63 (13.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (10.96%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (4.39%) SaaS
5 16 (3.51%) Serverless
6 14 (3.07%) IaaS
7 7 (1.54%) Azure Active Directory
8 6 (1.32%) GitHub
8 6 (1.32%) PaaS
9 5 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.66%) Mimecast
12 2 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.44%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.44%) DigitalOcean
12 2 (0.44%) G Suite
12 2 (0.44%) Heroku
12 2 (0.44%) npm
12 2 (0.44%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.22%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 81 (17.76%) DNS
2 68 (14.91%) DHCP
3 65 (14.25%) Firewall
4 61 (13.38%) TCP/IP
5 40 (8.77%) SAN
6 38 (8.33%) LAN
7 36 (7.89%) WAN
8 27 (5.92%) Skype
8 27 (5.92%) VoIP
8 27 (5.92%) VPN
9 18 (3.95%) NAS
10 13 (2.85%) Cisco ASA
10 13 (2.85%) VLAN
10 13 (2.85%) Wireless
11 10 (2.19%) ISDN
11 10 (2.19%) MPLS
11 10 (2.19%) Sourcefire
12 6 (1.32%) Network Security
12 6 (1.32%) SSH
13 5 (1.10%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.63%) MySQL
3 9 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (1.54%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.32%) Redis
6 5 (1.10%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.22%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.22%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.22%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.22%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (5.04%) Git (software)
2 19 (4.17%) JIRA
3 15 (3.29%) Jenkins
3 15 (3.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (1.97%) Octopus Deploy
5 7 (1.54%) Artifactory
6 6 (1.32%) Bitbucket
6 6 (1.32%) MSBuild
6 6 (1.32%) RSpec
6 6 (1.32%) Sonatype Nexus
6 6 (1.32%) Subversion
7 5 (1.10%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.88%) MSTest
8 4 (0.88%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.44%) Calabash
9 2 (0.44%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.44%) gulp
9 2 (0.44%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.44%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.44%) webpack
General
1 49 (10.75%) Finance
2 33 (7.24%) Law
3 31 (6.80%) Legal
4 25 (5.48%) Aerospace
5 12 (2.63%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.97%) Games
7 7 (1.54%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.54%) Retail
8 6 (1.32%) Marketing
9 4 (0.88%) Banking
10 3 (0.66%) Electronics
11 1 (0.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 83 (18.20%) Analyst
2 65 (14.25%) Support Engineer
3 50 (10.96%) Systems Engineer
4 45 (9.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 44 (9.65%) 2nd Line Support
6 33 (7.24%) IT Manager
6 33 (7.24%) IT Support
6 33 (7.24%) Support Analyst
7 27 (5.92%) DevOps Engineer
8 26 (5.70%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 25 (5.48%) Developer
9 25 (5.48%) IT Engineer
9 25 (5.48%) Service Analyst
10 24 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
11 21 (4.61%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 20 (4.39%) Desktop Support
13 19 (4.17%) Administrator
13 19 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
14 18 (3.95%) Systems Administrator
15 17 (3.73%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (7.68%) .NET
2 30 (6.58%) Web Services
3 20 (4.39%) AngularJS
4 18 (3.95%) CSS
5 15 (3.29%) HTML
5 15 (3.29%) XML
6 11 (2.41%) JSON
7 10 (2.19%) ASP.NET
7 10 (2.19%) jQuery
8 9 (1.97%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (1.75%) .NET Framework
9 8 (1.75%) Sass
10 6 (1.32%) LESS
10 6 (1.32%) WPF
11 5 (1.10%) Django
11 5 (1.10%) Flask
11 5 (1.10%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (1.10%) React
11 5 (1.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (1.10%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.14%) Management Information System
2 21 (4.61%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (4.17%) Blackberry
3 19 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (4.17%) iPhone
4 17 (3.73%) User Experience
5 12 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
6 11 (2.41%) Enterprise Storage
7 9 (1.97%) Driving Licence
7 9 (1.97%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.54%) PKI
9 6 (1.32%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.32%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.32%) Virtual Team
10 5 (1.10%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (1.10%) Public Cloud
11 4 (0.88%) Cyberthreat
11 4 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
12 3 (0.66%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.66%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 188 (41.23%) Windows Server
2 156 (34.21%) Linux
3 92 (20.18%) Windows 7
4 87 (19.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 69 (15.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 67 (14.69%) Windows 10
7 57 (12.50%) Unix
8 29 (6.36%) Windows 8
9 23 (5.04%) Windows Server 2003
10 18 (3.95%) Android
11 17 (3.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 16 (3.51%) AIX
12 16 (3.51%) CentOS
13 12 (2.63%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.88%) Embedded Linux
15 3 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
15 3 (0.66%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
16 1 (0.22%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (25.44%) ITIL
2 46 (10.09%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (9.21%) Problem-Solving
4 34 (7.46%) Project Management
5 33 (7.24%) Configuration Management
5 33 (7.24%) DevOps
6 30 (6.58%) SIEM
6 30 (6.58%) Software Engineering
7 29 (6.36%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (6.36%) Cybersecurity
8 24 (5.26%) Data Management
9 23 (5.04%) Visualisation
10 21 (4.61%) Service Management
11 19 (4.17%) Mentoring
12 16 (3.51%) Enterprise Architecture
12 16 (3.51%) Microservices
13 14 (3.07%) Customer Requirements
13 14 (3.07%) Service Desk Management
13 14 (3.07%) Ticket Management
14 13 (2.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 63 (13.82%) PowerShell
2 62 (13.60%) Python
3 47 (10.31%) Java
4 43 (9.43%) SQL
5 39 (8.55%) C#
6 36 (7.89%) Bash Shell
7 24 (5.26%) Perl
7 24 (5.26%) Shell Script
8 23 (5.04%) C++
9 22 (4.82%) JavaScript
10 17 (3.73%) T-SQL
11 9 (1.97%) Objective-C
11 9 (1.97%) PHP
12 8 (1.75%) C
13 7 (1.54%) ES6
14 4 (0.88%) TypeScript
15 3 (0.66%) ES7
15 3 (0.66%) Ruby
16 2 (0.44%) Go
16 2 (0.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 57 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 54 (11.84%) SC Cleared
3 42 (9.21%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 36 (7.89%) CCNA
6 21 (4.61%) Degree
6 21 (4.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 19 (4.17%) MCSE
8 13 (2.85%) CCNP
9 12 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 12 (2.63%) MCSA
10 8 (1.75%) MCITP
11 7 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (1.10%) CCA
12 5 (1.10%) Citrix Certification
12 5 (1.10%) VCP5
13 4 (0.88%) DV Cleared
13 4 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 3 (0.66%) CREST Certified
14 3 (0.66%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (8.99%) SLA
2 8 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.32%) QA
4 1 (0.22%) GCP
4 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.22%) PMO
System Software
1 181 (39.69%) Active Directory
2 83 (18.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (14.04%) Hyper-V
4 42 (9.21%) Docker
5 16 (3.51%) vSphere
6 15 (3.29%) Terminal Services
7 14 (3.07%) XenApp
8 4 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.44%) NFS
9 2 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.44%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.22%) KVM
10 1 (0.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 48 (10.53%) Puppet
2 32 (7.02%) SCCM
3 29 (6.36%) Ansible
4 23 (5.04%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (3.07%) WSUS
6 10 (2.19%) Nessus
7 9 (1.97%) Backup Exec
7 9 (1.97%) SCVMM
8 8 (1.75%) McAfee ePO
9 7 (1.54%) NetBackup
9 7 (1.54%) Terraform
10 6 (1.32%) SCOM
11 5 (1.10%) SolarWinds Orion
12 4 (0.88%) BMC PATROL
13 3 (0.66%) Kubernetes
13 3 (0.66%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 3 (0.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 2 (0.44%) Docker Swarm
15 1 (0.22%) HP ALM
15 1 (0.22%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 157 (34.43%) VMware
2 132 (28.95%) Microsoft
3 61 (13.38%) Cisco
4 58 (12.72%) Citrix
5 30 (6.58%) McAfee
6 24 (5.26%) Google
7 18 (3.95%) NetApp
7 18 (3.95%) Red Hat
8 16 (3.51%) Apple
9 14 (3.07%) ArcSight
10 13 (2.85%) Oracle
11 11 (2.41%) SolarWinds
12 10 (2.19%) NetScout
12 10 (2.19%) NetWitness
12 10 (2.19%) Palo Alto
13 9 (1.97%) Veeam
14 8 (1.75%) FireEye
15 7 (1.54%) iManage
15 7 (1.54%) Intapp
15 7 (1.54%) MobileIron