Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
23 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 52 29
Rank change year-on-year +23 -23 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 174 123 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 10.77% 5.76% 8.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.58% 16.58% 25.04%
Number of salaries quoted 151 125 147
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +11.43%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,250 £53,750 £49,400
South West median annual salary £35,000 £33,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year +6.06% -1.49% +3.08%

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 489 742 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 30.28% 34.77% 34.02%
Number of salaries quoted 419 590 562
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,950 £22,500 £23,025
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year +14.29% -3.45% +3.57%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +18 63 £35,750 -18.75%
Gloucester +7 48 £45,000 +12.50%
Cirencester -14 15 £34,500 -1.43% 1
Stroud +11 14 £27,500 -8.33% 1
Moreton-in-Marsh - 2 £30,000 -
Windows Server
South West

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 166 (95.40%) Windows
2 105 (60.34%) Active Directory
3 92 (52.87%) VMware
4 89 (51.15%) Microsoft
5 86 (49.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 72 (41.38%) Hyper-V
7 69 (39.66%) VMware Infrastructure
8 56 (32.18%) SQL Server
9 50 (28.74%) Windows Server 2008
10 49 (28.16%) Security Cleared
11 45 (25.86%) DV Cleared
12 44 (25.29%) PowerShell
13 43 (24.71%) Amazon AWS
13 43 (24.71%) Firewall
14 41 (23.56%) Degree
14 41 (23.56%) Citrix
15 40 (22.99%) Linux
16 39 (22.41%) Office 365
16 39 (22.41%) Analytical Skills
17 36 (20.69%) DNS
18 35 (20.11%) ITIL
18 35 (20.11%) Microsoft Azure
19 34 (19.54%) SharePoint
19 34 (19.54%) Cisco
20 30 (17.24%) Service Delivery
20 30 (17.24%) .NET
21 29 (16.67%) DHCP
22 28 (16.09%) Service Management
22 28 (16.09%) SAN
22 28 (16.09%) Problem 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 34 (19.54%) SharePoint
2 27 (15.52%) MS Exchange
3 21 (12.07%) IIS
4 14 (8.05%) Confluence
4 14 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (5.17%) Apache
6 8 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (4.60%) Tomcat
7 7 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (2.87%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (2.30%) Skype for Business
10 3 (1.72%) SAS
11 2 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.57%) Apache Qpid
12 1 (0.57%) JBoss
12 1 (0.57%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 18 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.72%) SPSS
3 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (4.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 43 (24.71%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (22.41%) Office 365
3 35 (20.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (8.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 11 (6.32%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (5.75%) AWS CloudFormation
6 10 (5.75%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 8 (4.60%) SaaS
8 5 (2.87%) PaaS
9 2 (1.15%) IaaS
9 2 (1.15%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 43 (24.71%) Firewall
2 36 (20.69%) DNS
3 29 (16.67%) DHCP
4 28 (16.09%) SAN
5 19 (10.92%) NAS
5 19 (10.92%) Network Security
6 18 (10.34%) TCP/IP
7 15 (8.62%) Intrusion Detection
8 14 (8.05%) LAN
8 14 (8.05%) WAN
9 12 (6.90%) VPN
10 10 (5.75%) VLAN
11 9 (5.17%) Remote Desktop
12 8 (4.60%) Fibre Channel
13 7 (4.02%) NetScaler
13 7 (4.02%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (2.87%) IPv4
14 5 (2.87%) IPv6
15 4 (2.30%) Internet
15 4 (2.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (32.18%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (6.90%) Amazon RDS
4 9 (5.17%) Relational Database
5 8 (4.60%) RDBMS
6 7 (4.02%) MySQL
7 6 (3.45%) SQL Server 2016
8 5 (2.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (2.30%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (1.72%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.57%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 17 (9.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 17 (9.77%) JIRA
2 4 (2.30%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.72%) Ant
3 3 (1.72%) Cucumber
3 3 (1.72%) Eclipse
3 3 (1.72%) HP UFT
3 3 (1.72%) JUnit
3 3 (1.72%) Maven
3 3 (1.72%) Selenium
3 3 (1.72%) SoapUI
3 3 (1.72%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.15%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.57%) PowerBuilder
General
1 28 (16.09%) Advertising
2 5 (2.87%) Finance
3 3 (1.72%) Legal
3 3 (1.72%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.57%) Law
4 1 (0.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (23.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (10.92%) AWS Engineer
3 13 (7.47%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (7.47%) Support Engineer
4 12 (6.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 11 (6.32%) Wintel Engineer
6 10 (5.75%) Analyst
6 10 (5.75%) AWS Software Engineer
6 10 (5.75%) Software Engineer
7 9 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support
7 9 (5.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 9 (5.17%) Cloud Engineer
8 8 (4.60%) AWS DevOps
8 8 (4.60%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 8 (4.60%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (4.60%) Consultant
8 8 (4.60%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (4.60%) Network Engineer
8 8 (4.60%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (4.02%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (17.24%) .NET
2 19 (10.92%) ASP.NET
3 13 (7.47%) Web Services
4 11 (6.32%) HTML
4 11 (6.32%) jQuery
5 10 (5.75%) CSS
6 7 (4.02%) Ajax
6 7 (4.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (2.87%) OpenVZ
8 4 (2.30%) XML
9 3 (1.72%) Gherkin
9 3 (1.72%) J2EE
9 3 (1.72%) REST
9 3 (1.72%) SOAP
10 1 (0.57%) Apache Camel
10 1 (0.57%) JSP
10 1 (0.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 39 (22.41%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 11 (6.32%) Data Centre
4 10 (5.75%) iPad
5 9 (5.17%) Linux Command Line
6 8 (4.60%) Hybrid Cloud
6 8 (4.60%) Replication
7 5 (2.87%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.87%) Cybercrime
7 5 (2.87%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.72%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.15%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.15%) User Experience
10 1 (0.57%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.57%) EPoS
10 1 (0.57%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 166 (95.40%) Windows
2 86 (49.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 50 (28.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (22.99%) Linux
5 26 (14.94%) Windows 10
6 15 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (8.05%) Windows 7
8 13 (7.47%) Windows 8
9 11 (6.32%) Windows XP
10 9 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (4.02%) CentOS
12 6 (3.45%) Mac OS X
13 5 (2.87%) Unix
14 3 (1.72%) Solaris
15 1 (0.57%) AIX
15 1 (0.57%) HPUX
15 1 (0.57%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (20.11%) ITIL
2 30 (17.24%) Service Delivery
3 28 (16.09%) ITIL V3
3 28 (16.09%) ITSM
3 28 (16.09%) Problem Management
3 28 (16.09%) Service Management
4 22 (12.64%) Continuous Improvement
5 16 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (8.62%) DevOps
7 13 (7.47%) Data Protection
7 13 (7.47%) Network Virtualisation
8 12 (6.90%) Software Engineering
9 11 (6.32%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (6.32%) Migration
10 10 (5.75%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (5.75%) Scrum
10 10 (5.75%) Time Management
11 9 (5.17%) Load Balancing
12 8 (4.60%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 44 (25.29%) PowerShell
2 22 (12.64%) C#
2 22 (12.64%) SQL
3 13 (7.47%) JavaScript
4 8 (4.60%) T-SQL
5 7 (4.02%) Python
6 4 (2.30%) Java
6 4 (2.30%) Perl
7 3 (1.72%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.72%) C++
7 3 (1.72%) Groovy
7 3 (1.72%) Jython
7 3 (1.72%) Ruby
7 3 (1.72%) VBScript
8 2 (1.15%) C
8 2 (1.15%) PHP
9 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 49 (28.16%) Security Cleared
2 45 (25.86%) DV Cleared
3 41 (23.56%) Degree
4 20 (11.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (8.05%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (8.05%) MCSE
5 14 (8.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 13 (7.47%) CCNA
7 7 (4.02%) SC Cleared
8 5 (2.87%) CCNP
9 4 (2.30%) CCA
9 4 (2.30%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (1.72%) CITP
10 3 (1.72%) HNC
10 3 (1.72%) HND
10 3 (1.72%) MCP
10 3 (1.72%) MCSA
11 2 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
11 2 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.57%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.15%) SLA
3 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 105 (60.34%) Active Directory
2 72 (41.38%) Hyper-V
3 69 (39.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (13.79%) VMware ESXi
5 19 (10.92%) Virtual Desktop
6 11 (6.32%) vSphere
7 9 (5.17%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (4.60%) BitLocker
8 8 (4.60%) Firmware
9 4 (2.30%) VMware Server
10 3 (1.72%) Docker
10 3 (1.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (1.72%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (1.15%) Dovecot
11 2 (1.15%) Postfix
11 2 (1.15%) XenApp
11 2 (1.15%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.57%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 23 (13.22%) SCCM
2 10 (5.75%) SCDPM
2 10 (5.75%) SCOM
2 10 (5.75%) SCVMM
3 9 (5.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 8 (4.60%) Puppet
4 8 (4.60%) vCenter Server
5 7 (4.02%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 6 (3.45%) HAProxy
6 6 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (3.45%) WSUS
7 4 (2.30%) QRadar
8 3 (1.72%) CA Service Virtualization
9 2 (1.15%) SCOrch
9 2 (1.15%) SCSM
10 1 (0.57%) Ansible
10 1 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.57%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.57%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 92 (52.87%) VMware
2 89 (51.15%) Microsoft
3 41 (23.56%) Citrix
4 34 (19.54%) Cisco
5 15 (8.62%) HP
5 15 (8.62%) McAfee
6 14 (8.05%) Atlassian
7 13 (7.47%) Dell
8 12 (6.90%) Aruba
9 10 (5.75%) Red Hat
10 8 (4.60%) 3PAR
11 7 (4.02%) Apple
11 7 (4.02%) Avaya
11 7 (4.02%) EqualLogic
11 7 (4.02%) SonicWALL
11 7 (4.02%) Sophos
11 7 (4.02%) Veeam
12 5 (2.87%) Splunk
13 4 (2.30%) AlienVault
13 4 (2.30%) LogRhythm