Period
to 21 July 2018

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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 42 51
Rank change year-on-year -17 +9 -28
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 72 139 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 4.30% 8.11% 6.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.03% 27.74% 19.39%
Number of salaries quoted 60 125 116
Gloucestershire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £23,900 £21,550 £23,375
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
South West median annual salary £33,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -2.94% +4.62% -2.99%

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 479 501 655
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 28.61% 29.25% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 358 439 501
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +10.39%
10th Percentile £28,250 £23,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
South West median annual salary £41,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.79% +10.00% -2.78%

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 21 July 2018.

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 21 July 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
Gloucester -16 18 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Cheltenham -34 18 £36,250 +8.21% 6
Cirencester +22 11 £50,000 +78.57% 1
Stroud +3 2 £23,000 -16.36%
Tewkesbury - 2 £35,000 -
Filton - 2 £35,000 -
Windows Server
South West

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, 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 72 (100.00%) Windows
2 47 (65.28%) Active Directory
3 35 (48.61%) Microsoft
4 31 (43.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (31.94%) VMware
6 21 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
7 20 (27.78%) Office 365
7 20 (27.78%) Firewall
7 20 (27.78%) Linux
8 17 (23.61%) Hyper-V
9 16 (22.22%) SQL
9 16 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 16 (22.22%) Windows 10
10 15 (20.83%) PowerShell
11 14 (19.44%) DV Cleared
11 14 (19.44%) Security Cleared
12 13 (18.06%) SCCM
13 12 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (15.28%) Network Security
14 11 (15.28%) SAN
14 11 (15.28%) Cisco
14 11 (15.28%) Problem-Solving
15 10 (13.89%) Python
15 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Office
16 9 (12.50%) SharePoint
16 9 (12.50%) DNS
16 9 (12.50%) Threat Detection
17 8 (11.11%) Network Virtualisation
17 8 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
17 8 (11.11%) Cybersecurity

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 9 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 8 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (11.11%) IIS
3 4 (5.56%) Apache
3 4 (5.56%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.17%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.78%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.39%) Moodle
6 1 (1.39%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (27.78%) Office 365
3 7 (9.72%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (5.56%) SaaS
5 3 (4.17%) PaaS
6 2 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.78%) IaaS
7 1 (1.39%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 20 (27.78%) Firewall
2 11 (15.28%) Network Security
2 11 (15.28%) SAN
3 9 (12.50%) DNS
4 8 (11.11%) Wireless
5 7 (9.72%) DHCP
5 7 (9.72%) VPN
6 5 (6.94%) VLAN
7 4 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (5.56%) TCP/IP
8 3 (4.17%) WAN
9 2 (2.78%) NetScaler
9 2 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (2.78%) SSL
10 1 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.39%) VoIP
10 1 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.72%) SQL Server 2016
3 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.17%) Cosmos DB
5 3 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.39%) FileMaker
7 1 (1.39%) GIS
7 1 (1.39%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.17%) Ant
2 3 (4.17%) Cucumber
2 3 (4.17%) Eclipse
2 3 (4.17%) HP UFT
2 3 (4.17%) JIRA
2 3 (4.17%) JUnit
2 3 (4.17%) Maven
2 3 (4.17%) Selenium
2 3 (4.17%) SoapUI
2 3 (4.17%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (5.56%) Aerospace
1 4 (5.56%) Military
2 3 (4.17%) Advertising
2 3 (4.17%) Finance
3 2 (2.78%) German Language
3 2 (2.78%) Law
4 1 (1.39%) French Language
4 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.39%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 22 (30.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (18.06%) Support Engineer
3 9 (12.50%) IT Support
4 7 (9.72%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (8.33%) IT Engineer
5 6 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
5 6 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) DBA
6 5 (6.94%) Security Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) SQL DBA
7 4 (5.56%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) ICT Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) ICT Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Network Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.33%) Web Services
2 5 (6.94%) .NET
3 4 (5.56%) CSS
4 3 (4.17%) Gherkin
4 3 (4.17%) J2EE
4 3 (4.17%) jQuery
4 3 (4.17%) SOAP
5 1 (1.39%) 802.1X
5 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.39%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.94%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (5.56%) Clustering
3 4 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (5.56%) PKI
3 4 (5.56%) Replication
3 4 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (4.17%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.17%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.78%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.78%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.78%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.39%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 72 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (43.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (27.78%) Linux
4 16 (22.22%) Windows 10
5 12 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (6.94%) Unix
6 5 (6.94%) Windows 7
6 5 (6.94%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.78%) CentOS
7 2 (2.78%) Mac OS X
7 2 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.78%) Solaris
7 2 (2.78%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.39%) Android
8 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.39%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.28%) Problem-Solving
2 9 (12.50%) Threat Detection
3 8 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (11.11%) Network Virtualisation
4 7 (9.72%) ITIL
5 6 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 6 (8.33%) ERP
6 5 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (6.94%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (6.94%) Customer Requirements
6 5 (6.94%) ITIL V3
6 5 (6.94%) Migration
6 5 (6.94%) Security Monitoring
6 5 (6.94%) Service Delivery
6 5 (6.94%) SIEM
6 5 (6.94%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (5.56%) Data Loss Prevention
7 4 (5.56%) ITSM
7 4 (5.56%) Presales
7 4 (5.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.22%) SQL
2 15 (20.83%) PowerShell
3 10 (13.89%) Python
4 7 (9.72%) Perl
5 6 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.94%) Java
7 4 (5.56%) C#
7 4 (5.56%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.17%) C
8 3 (4.17%) C++
8 3 (4.17%) Groovy
8 3 (4.17%) Jython
8 3 (4.17%) Ruby
8 3 (4.17%) VBScript
9 2 (2.78%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.39%) PHP
10 1 (1.39%) VB
10 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (19.44%) DV Cleared
1 14 (19.44%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.94%) Degree
3 4 (5.56%) CCNA
3 4 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.78%) CCENT
4 2 (2.78%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.39%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) SLA
2 2 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (65.28%) Active Directory
2 17 (23.61%) Hyper-V
3 6 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (6.94%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (5.56%) BitLocker
5 4 (5.56%) pfSense
6 2 (2.78%) Docker
6 2 (2.78%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (2.78%) vSphere
6 2 (2.78%) XenApp
6 2 (2.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (18.06%) SCCM
2 8 (11.11%) SCOM
3 6 (8.33%) SCVMM
3 6 (8.33%) WSUS
4 3 (4.17%) CA Service Virtualization
4 3 (4.17%) HAProxy
4 3 (4.17%) HP ALM
5 2 (2.78%) Ansible
5 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (2.78%) Puppet
5 2 (2.78%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 35 (48.61%) Microsoft
2 23 (31.94%) VMware
3 11 (15.28%) Cisco
4 6 (8.33%) McAfee
4 6 (8.33%) Meraki
4 6 (8.33%) Veeam
5 4 (5.56%) Citrix
5 4 (5.56%) HP
5 4 (5.56%) Splunk
6 3 (4.17%) CA
6 3 (4.17%) Symantec
7 2 (2.78%) Apple
7 2 (2.78%) Aruba
7 2 (2.78%) F5
7 2 (2.78%) Fortinet
7 2 (2.78%) Proofpoint
7 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.39%) Juniper
8 1 (1.39%) SAP
8 1 (1.39%) Sophos