Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 44 39
Rank change year-on-year +23 -5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 184 138 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 12.43% 6.11% 6.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.98% 18.11% 22.47%
Number of salaries quoted 154 143 124
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +23.08%
10th Percentile £22,575 £26,250 £25,225
90th Percentile £55,250 £52,500 £51,250
South West median annual salary £36,000 £32,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year +9.92% -6.43% +9.38%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 449 762 623
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 30.34% 33.76% 30.20%
Number of salaries quoted 374 625 498
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +8.11%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £59,625 £62,500 £65,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in Gloucestershire

Windows Server
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Windows Server in Gloucestershire

Windows Server
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Gloucestershire

Windows Server
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Cheltenham +16 52 £33,500 -23.86% 5
Gloucester +5 51 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Cirencester +1 23 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Stroud +15 22 £25,000 -16.67% 1
Moreton-in-Marsh - 1 £30,000 -
Windows Server
South West

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 175 (95.11%) Windows
2 105 (57.07%) Active Directory
3 89 (48.37%) Microsoft
4 87 (47.28%) VMware
5 86 (46.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 74 (40.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 65 (35.33%) Hyper-V
8 58 (31.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 52 (28.26%) SQL Server
10 50 (27.17%) Degree
11 48 (26.09%) PowerShell
11 48 (26.09%) Security Cleared
11 48 (26.09%) Firewall
12 46 (25.00%) ITIL
12 46 (25.00%) Office 365
13 44 (23.91%) Analytical Skills
13 44 (23.91%) Linux
13 44 (23.91%) DV Cleared
14 42 (22.83%) Windows 10
15 39 (21.20%) Amazon AWS
16 36 (19.57%) SharePoint
16 36 (19.57%) MS Exchange
16 36 (19.57%) DNS
16 36 (19.57%) .NET
16 36 (19.57%) SQL
17 35 (19.02%) Citrix
18 34 (18.48%) Cisco
18 34 (18.48%) Microsoft Azure
19 33 (17.93%) Service Delivery
20 32 (17.39%) Service Management

Windows Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 36 (19.57%) MS Exchange
1 36 (19.57%) SharePoint
2 27 (14.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 25 (13.59%) IIS
4 15 (8.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (7.61%) Confluence
6 12 (6.52%) Apache
7 11 (5.98%) Tomcat
8 7 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (2.72%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (2.17%) Skype for Business
11 3 (1.63%) SAS
12 2 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.54%) Apache Qpid
13 1 (0.54%) JBoss
13 1 (0.54%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 28 (15.22%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.63%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (25.00%) Office 365
2 39 (21.20%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (18.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (8.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 14 (7.61%) SaaS
6 11 (5.98%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (5.43%) AWS CloudFormation
7 10 (5.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 4 (2.17%) IBM Cloud
8 4 (2.17%) PaaS
8 4 (2.17%) SoftLayer
9 3 (1.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (26.09%) Firewall
2 36 (19.57%) DNS
3 29 (15.76%) DHCP
4 26 (14.13%) SAN
5 21 (11.41%) Network Security
6 18 (9.78%) TCP/IP
7 17 (9.24%) Intrusion Detection
8 16 (8.70%) LAN
8 16 (8.70%) NAS
8 16 (8.70%) WAN
9 14 (7.61%) VPN
10 11 (5.98%) HTTP
10 11 (5.98%) Remote Desktop
10 11 (5.98%) VLAN
11 9 (4.89%) Fibre Channel
12 7 (3.80%) NetScaler
12 7 (3.80%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (3.26%) Wireless
14 5 (2.72%) Internet
14 5 (2.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (28.26%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (6.52%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (4.35%) RDBMS
4 8 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.80%) SQL Server 2016
5 7 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.72%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.54%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (13.59%) JIRA
2 17 (9.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 12 (6.52%) Jenkins
4 11 (5.98%) Ant
4 11 (5.98%) Cucumber
4 11 (5.98%) Eclipse
4 11 (5.98%) HP UFT
4 11 (5.98%) JUnit
4 11 (5.98%) Maven
4 11 (5.98%) Selenium
4 11 (5.98%) SoapUI
4 11 (5.98%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.63%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 24 (13.04%) Advertising
2 4 (2.17%) Finance
2 4 (2.17%) German Language
2 4 (2.17%) Spanish Language
3 3 (1.63%) Legal
3 3 (1.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (22.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (10.33%) Desktop Support
3 16 (8.70%) Support Engineer
4 15 (8.15%) Analyst
5 14 (7.61%) AWS Engineer
5 14 (7.61%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (7.07%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 13 (7.07%) Desktop Analyst
6 13 (7.07%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 13 (7.07%) Support Analyst
7 11 (5.98%) Test Automation Manager
7 11 (5.98%) Test Manager
7 11 (5.98%) Wintel Engineer
8 10 (5.43%) 2nd Line Support
8 10 (5.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 10 (5.43%) AWS Software Engineer
8 10 (5.43%) Cloud Engineer
8 10 (5.43%) IT Engineer
8 10 (5.43%) Software Engineer
9 9 (4.89%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (19.57%) .NET
2 19 (10.33%) ASP.NET
3 18 (9.78%) CSS
3 18 (9.78%) HTML
3 18 (9.78%) jQuery
4 14 (7.61%) Web Services
5 11 (5.98%) Gherkin
5 11 (5.98%) J2EE
5 11 (5.98%) REST
5 11 (5.98%) SOAP
5 11 (5.98%) XML
6 7 (3.80%) Ajax
6 7 (3.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.54%) Apache Camel
7 1 (0.54%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 44 (23.91%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (9.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 10 (5.43%) Computer Science
3 10 (5.43%) Data Centre
4 9 (4.89%) Hybrid Cloud
4 9 (4.89%) iPad
4 9 (4.89%) Replication
5 8 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (2.72%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (2.17%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.17%) Mobile Computing
8 3 (1.63%) Cybercrime
8 3 (1.63%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.63%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.09%) User Experience
10 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 175 (95.11%) Windows
2 86 (46.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 58 (31.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 44 (23.91%) Linux
5 42 (22.83%) Windows 10
6 29 (15.76%) Windows 8
7 27 (14.67%) Windows 7
8 13 (7.07%) Mac OS X
8 13 (7.07%) Unix
9 10 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (3.80%) CentOS
10 7 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (3.80%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (25.00%) ITIL
2 33 (17.93%) Service Delivery
3 32 (17.39%) ITIL V3
3 32 (17.39%) ITSM
3 32 (17.39%) Proactive Management
3 32 (17.39%) Problem Management
3 32 (17.39%) Service Management
4 24 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (11.96%) Continuous Improvement
6 20 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (10.33%) Network Virtualisation
8 15 (8.15%) DevOps
9 14 (7.61%) Data Protection
9 14 (7.61%) Migration
10 12 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (6.52%) Software Engineering
10 12 (6.52%) Software Testing
11 11 (5.98%) Test Automation
11 11 (5.98%) Waterfall
12 10 (5.43%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 48 (26.09%) PowerShell
2 36 (19.57%) SQL
3 30 (16.30%) C#
4 19 (10.33%) JavaScript
5 12 (6.52%) Python
6 11 (5.98%) C++
6 11 (5.98%) Groovy
6 11 (5.98%) Java
6 11 (5.98%) Jython
6 11 (5.98%) Ruby
6 11 (5.98%) VBScript
7 9 (4.89%) T-SQL
8 8 (4.35%) C
9 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.54%) Perl
9 1 (0.54%) PHP
9 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 50 (27.17%) Degree
2 48 (26.09%) Security Cleared
3 44 (23.91%) DV Cleared
4 28 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (7.61%) CCNA
5 14 (7.61%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (7.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (6.52%) MCSE
7 6 (3.26%) SC Cleared
8 5 (2.72%) CCA
8 5 (2.72%) CCNP
8 5 (2.72%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (2.17%) MCSA
10 3 (1.63%) CITP
10 3 (1.63%) HNC
10 3 (1.63%) HND
10 3 (1.63%) MCP
11 2 (1.09%) MCITP
11 2 (1.09%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 105 (57.07%) Active Directory
2 74 (40.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (35.33%) Hyper-V
4 25 (13.59%) VMware ESXi
5 21 (11.41%) Virtual Desktop
6 11 (5.98%) vSphere
7 10 (5.43%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (4.89%) BitLocker
8 9 (4.89%) Firmware
9 4 (2.17%) VMware Server
10 3 (1.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (1.63%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.54%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.54%) Docker
11 1 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.54%) XenApp
11 1 (0.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (14.13%) SCCM
2 12 (6.52%) SCOM
3 11 (5.98%) CA Service Virtualization
3 11 (5.98%) SCDPM
3 11 (5.98%) SCVMM
4 10 (5.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 9 (4.89%) vCenter Server
6 8 (4.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 7 (3.80%) HAProxy
8 6 (3.26%) WSUS
9 4 (2.17%) QRadar
10 2 (1.09%) Backup Exec
10 2 (1.09%) SCOrch
10 2 (1.09%) SCSM
11 1 (0.54%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.54%) Nagios
11 1 (0.54%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.54%) OpenView
11 1 (0.54%) Puppet
11 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 89 (48.37%) Microsoft
2 87 (47.28%) VMware
3 35 (19.02%) Citrix
4 34 (18.48%) Cisco
5 17 (9.24%) Apple
5 17 (9.24%) McAfee
6 16 (8.70%) HP
7 14 (7.61%) Atlassian
8 11 (5.98%) CA
8 11 (5.98%) Dell
9 8 (4.35%) Aruba
9 8 (4.35%) Sophos
10 7 (3.80%) Avaya
10 7 (3.80%) Red Hat
10 7 (3.80%) Veeam
11 4 (2.17%) 3PAR
11 4 (2.17%) Adobe
11 4 (2.17%) AVG
11 4 (2.17%) Splunk
11 4 (2.17%) Symantec