Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 50 69 59
Rank change year-on-year +19 -10 -31
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 31 89 76
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 4.73% 4.87% 4.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.90% 14.13% 15.05%
Number of salaries quoted 20 85 57
Median annual salary £33,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.29% - -17.65%
10th Percentile £21,200 £22,750 £25,250
90th Percentile £53,000 £56,250 £51,400
South West median annual salary £36,500 £35,000 £33,250
% change year-on-year +4.29% +5.26% -5.00%

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 164 630 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 25.04% 34.48% 30.11%
Number of salaries quoted 125 505 381
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17% +8.24%
10th Percentile £24,600 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 21 September 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 21 September 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 +29 17 £36,250 -14.71% 2
Gloucester +10 8 £27,000 -25.00% 1
Cirencester -6 1 £55,000 +27.91% 2
Windows Server
South West

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 30 (96.77%) Windows
2 23 (74.19%) Active Directory
3 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
4 14 (45.16%) Office 365
5 11 (35.48%) VMware
5 11 (35.48%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (32.26%) Citrix
7 9 (29.03%) ITIL
8 8 (25.81%) Firewall
8 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (25.81%) Azure
8 8 (25.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2016
9 7 (22.58%) SCCM
9 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (22.58%) SLA
10 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
10 6 (19.35%) LAN
10 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Office
10 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
10 6 (19.35%) Service Management
10 6 (19.35%) DNS
10 6 (19.35%) Apple iOS
10 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
10 6 (19.35%) Project Delivery
10 6 (19.35%) Architecture Roadmap
10 6 (19.35%) IT Strategy
11 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (16.13%) Self-Motivation

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 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
2 4 (12.90%) CMS
3 3 (9.68%) Confluence
3 3 (9.68%) Drupal
3 3 (9.68%) IIS
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.23%) Moodle
4 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (45.16%) Office 365
2 8 (25.81%) Azure
3 5 (16.13%) AWS
4 4 (12.90%) SaaS
5 3 (9.68%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (3.23%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) Firewall
2 6 (19.35%) DNS
2 6 (19.35%) LAN
3 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
3 4 (12.90%) VoIP
3 4 (12.90%) VPN
3 4 (12.90%) WAN
4 3 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (9.68%) DHCP
4 3 (9.68%) SAN
4 3 (9.68%) Wireless
4 3 (9.68%) WLAN
5 2 (6.45%) TETRA
6 1 (3.23%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) MySQL
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (6.45%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Bitbucket
1 3 (9.68%) JIRA
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Public Sector
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Support Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Architect
4 4 (12.90%) IT Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Technical Architect
5 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Communications Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.23%) CSS
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) WCF
2 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (16.13%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Cloud
2 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.45%) Driving Licence
3 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.45%) Public Cloud
3 2 (6.45%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.23%) Life Science
4 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 30 (96.77%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2016
4 6 (19.35%) Apple iOS
4 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
5 4 (12.90%) Linux
5 4 (12.90%) Windows 10
6 3 (9.68%) Android
7 2 (6.45%) Mac OS
7 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Problem-Solving
2 9 (29.03%) ITIL
3 8 (25.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 6 (19.35%) Architecture Roadmap
4 6 (19.35%) IT Strategy
4 6 (19.35%) Project Delivery
4 6 (19.35%) Service Management
5 4 (12.90%) CRM
5 4 (12.90%) Migration
5 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
6 3 (9.68%) Acceptance Criteria
6 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.68%) Change Management
6 3 (9.68%) Content Management
6 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (9.68%) IT Governance
6 3 (9.68%) Problem Management
6 3 (9.68%) Project Management
6 3 (9.68%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 3 (9.68%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.23%) C#
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.45%) MCITP
2 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) CCNA
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.23%) MCSE
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (74.19%) Active Directory
2 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
3 5 (16.13%) XenApp
4 3 (9.68%) BitLocker
4 3 (9.68%) Firmware
5 2 (6.45%) Docker
5 2 (6.45%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) SCCM
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
2 11 (35.48%) VMware
3 10 (32.26%) Citrix
4 3 (9.68%) Adobe
4 3 (9.68%) Apple
4 3 (9.68%) Atlassian
4 3 (9.68%) Cisco
4 3 (9.68%) Extreme Networks
4 3 (9.68%) Fortinet
4 3 (9.68%) MuleSoft
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle
4 3 (9.68%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (9.68%) Sophos
5 1 (3.23%) Avaya