Period
to 26 May 2020

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 26 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 43 55 58
Rank change year-on-year +12 +3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 70 80 71
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 6.23% 5.22% 4.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.83% 16.81% 18.25%
Number of salaries quoted 49 77 65
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.61% +36.07%
10th Percentile £22,450 £23,950 £23,400
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £68,250
South West median annual salary £32,500 £39,000 £33,250
% change year-on-year -16.67% +17.29% +2.31%

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 336 476 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 29.89% 31.07% 24.94%
Number of salaries quoted 261 357 290
Median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,650 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £62,500 £66,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in Gloucestershire

Windows Server
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows Server in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for Windows Server in Gloucestershire

Windows Server
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows Server in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 26 May 2020.

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 26 May 2020. 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 +11 31 £42,500 -29.17% 1
Gloucester +16 18 £30,000 - 1
Tewkesbury +3 6 £37,500 +21.95%
Cirencester -6 3 £53,750 +115.00% 1
Stroud - 1 £28,000 -
Windows Server
South West

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 69 (98.57%) Windows
2 49 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 41 (58.57%) Microsoft
3 41 (58.57%) VMware
4 39 (55.71%) Office 365
5 30 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 28 (40.00%) Azure
7 25 (35.71%) DNS
7 25 (35.71%) ITIL
8 24 (34.29%) Problem-Solving
9 20 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 19 (27.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 19 (27.14%) Service Management
11 17 (24.29%) SharePoint
11 17 (24.29%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (22.86%) SQL Server
13 15 (21.43%) ITIL V3
13 15 (21.43%) AWS
13 15 (21.43%) Windows Server 2016
14 14 (20.00%) Windows 10
14 14 (20.00%) CRM
14 14 (20.00%) CMS
15 13 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (18.57%) Linux
15 13 (18.57%) Oracle
15 13 (18.57%) .NET
16 12 (17.14%) MySQL
16 12 (17.14%) TCP/IP
16 12 (17.14%) Citrix
16 12 (17.14%) Salesforce.com

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 17 (24.29%) SharePoint
2 14 (20.00%) CMS
3 12 (17.14%) Drupal
4 11 (15.71%) Confluence
5 8 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (11.43%) MS Exchange
6 5 (7.14%) IIS
7 3 (4.29%) Moodle
8 1 (1.43%) Apache
8 1 (1.43%) Joomla!
8 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.43%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 11 (15.71%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (4.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 39 (55.71%) Office 365
2 28 (40.00%) Azure
3 15 (21.43%) AWS
4 5 (7.14%) SaaS
5 3 (4.29%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (2.86%) NuGet
7 1 (1.43%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (35.71%) DNS
2 12 (17.14%) TCP/IP
3 10 (14.29%) Firewall
4 9 (12.86%) DHCP
5 7 (10.00%) LAN
5 7 (10.00%) WAN
6 5 (7.14%) VPN
7 4 (5.71%) SAN
7 4 (5.71%) WLAN
8 3 (4.29%) IPsec
8 3 (4.29%) Wireless
9 2 (2.86%) Internet
9 2 (2.86%) VoIP
10 1 (1.43%) HTTP
10 1 (1.43%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.14%) MySQL
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (4.29%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.86%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.43%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 11 (15.71%) Bitbucket
1 11 (15.71%) JIRA
2 6 (8.57%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.71%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.86%) Chocolatey
5 1 (1.43%) Selenium
5 1 (1.43%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (17.14%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Advertising
2 4 (5.71%) Public Sector
3 1 (1.43%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 17 (24.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (18.57%) Support Engineer
3 12 (17.14%) Architect
3 12 (17.14%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (12.86%) Analyst
6 8 (11.43%) IT Engineer
6 8 (11.43%) IT Support
6 8 (11.43%) Support Analyst
7 7 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 6 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 6 (8.57%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (8.57%) Technical Architect
8 6 (8.57%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 5 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) Consultant
10 4 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (5.71%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 4 (5.71%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.57%) .NET
2 2 (2.86%) HTML
3 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.43%) CSS
3 1 (1.43%) HTML5
3 1 (1.43%) WCF
3 1 (1.43%) Web Services
3 1 (1.43%) XML
3 1 (1.43%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.29%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.43%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (5.71%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.71%) Driving Licence
3 4 (5.71%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.29%) Replication
4 3 (4.29%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.43%) Life Science
6 1 (1.43%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 69 (98.57%) Windows
2 20 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (21.43%) Windows Server 2016
4 14 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 13 (18.57%) Linux
6 12 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (11.43%) Windows 7
7 8 (11.43%) Windows Server 2019
8 4 (5.71%) Android
8 4 (5.71%) Apple iOS
8 4 (5.71%) CentOS
9 3 (4.29%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.43%) FreeBSD
10 1 (1.43%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (35.71%) ITIL
2 24 (34.29%) Problem-Solving
3 19 (27.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 19 (27.14%) Service Management
4 15 (21.43%) ITIL V3
5 14 (20.00%) CRM
6 13 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (17.14%) Architecture Roadmap
7 12 (17.14%) IT Strategy
7 12 (17.14%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 11 (15.71%) Acceptance Criteria
8 11 (15.71%) Content Management
8 11 (15.71%) Enterprise Architecture
8 11 (15.71%) Feasibility Study
8 11 (15.71%) IT Governance
8 11 (15.71%) Project Delivery
8 11 (15.71%) Strategic Roadmap
8 11 (15.71%) Technical Architecture
8 11 (15.71%) Translating Business Requirements
9 9 (12.86%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 10 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (2.86%) C#
3 1 (1.43%) Java
3 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.43%) Python
3 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.57%) CCNA
2 6 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (8.57%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.14%) MCSE
3 5 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (4.29%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.86%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.86%) MCSA
6 1 (1.43%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 30 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (15.71%) Hyper-V
4 8 (11.43%) Docker
5 4 (5.71%) Firmware
5 4 (5.71%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.29%) vSphere
7 1 (1.43%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (11.43%) SCCM
2 5 (7.14%) Kubernetes
2 5 (7.14%) Terraform
3 3 (4.29%) Cloudify
4 2 (2.86%) logstash
4 2 (2.86%) Packer
5 1 (1.43%) Ansible
5 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.43%) Nagios
5 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 41 (58.57%) Microsoft
1 41 (58.57%) VMware
2 13 (18.57%) Oracle
3 12 (17.14%) Citrix
3 12 (17.14%) Salesforce.com
4 11 (15.71%) Atlassian
4 11 (15.71%) MuleSoft
5 4 (5.71%) Cisco
6 3 (4.29%) Avaya
6 3 (4.29%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.29%) Veeam
7 1 (1.43%) AVG
7 1 (1.43%) IBM
7 1 (1.43%) IFS
7 1 (1.43%) Meraki