Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
South West > Somerset
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 35 30
Rank change year-on-year -19 -5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 69 92 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 5.15% 6.99% 8.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.79% 27.06% 25.43%
Number of salaries quoted 65 71 99
Somerset median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -20.00% +20.97%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £48,750
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 Somerset with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 290 340 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 21.64% 25.82% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 230 303 361
Somerset median annual salary £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.41% -1.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £22,725 £21,250 £21,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £51,250
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 Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in Somerset

Windows Server
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Windows Server in Somerset

Windows Server
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server in Somerset over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Somerset

Windows Server
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 20 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
Bath +5 34 £30,750 +30.85% 3
Taunton +8 14 £41,000 +10.81%
Cheddar 0 3 £23,500 -14.55%
Clevedon -22 3 £42,500 +51.79%
Weston-super-Mare - 2 £22,500 -
Portishead -1 1 £27,500 +14.58%
Street -1 1 £65,000 -
Bridgwater - 1 £27,000 -
Windows Server
South West

For the 6 months to 20 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 69 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (62.32%) VMware
3 38 (55.07%) Microsoft
4 37 (53.62%) Active Directory
5 30 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
6 25 (36.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (36.23%) Firewall
7 24 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (33.33%) Office 365
9 19 (27.54%) SAN
9 19 (27.54%) TCP/IP
9 19 (27.54%) Linux
10 18 (26.09%) SQL
11 17 (24.64%) Windows 7
12 16 (23.19%) Microsoft Office
13 14 (20.29%) DNS
14 13 (18.84%) DHCP
15 12 (17.39%) Cisco
15 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
16 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Azure
16 11 (15.94%) VLAN
17 10 (14.49%) Web Services
17 10 (14.49%) HP
18 9 (13.04%) Windows 10
18 9 (13.04%) Wireless
18 9 (13.04%) ITIL
19 8 (11.59%) Hitachi
19 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2003
19 8 (11.59%) Finance
19 8 (11.59%) Degree

Windows Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 8 (11.59%) Skype for Business
2 7 (10.14%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.80%) IIS
4 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.45%) Apache
5 1 (1.45%) CMS
5 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (23.19%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (33.33%) Office 365
2 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.25%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (5.80%) IaaS
5 3 (4.35%) G Suite
5 3 (4.35%) SaaS
6 2 (2.90%) Google Drive
6 2 (2.90%) OneDrive
6 2 (2.90%) PaaS
7 1 (1.45%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (36.23%) Firewall
2 19 (27.54%) SAN
2 19 (27.54%) TCP/IP
3 14 (20.29%) DNS
4 13 (18.84%) DHCP
5 11 (15.94%) VLAN
6 9 (13.04%) Wireless
7 8 (11.59%) Network Security
7 8 (11.59%) Skype
8 7 (10.14%) Kerberos
8 7 (10.14%) LAN
8 7 (10.14%) LDAP
9 5 (7.25%) VPN
9 5 (7.25%) WLAN
10 4 (5.80%) DECT
10 4 (5.80%) WAN
11 2 (2.90%) Internet
12 1 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (1.45%) iSCSI
12 1 (1.45%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.14%) Hadoop
3 4 (5.80%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.35%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.90%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.90%) MySQL
5 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.45%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (11.59%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Law
2 2 (2.90%) Legal
2 2 (2.90%) Publishing
3 1 (1.45%) Advertising
3 1 (1.45%) Local Government
3 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.45%) Retail
3 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (31.88%) IT Support
2 21 (30.43%) Analyst
3 16 (23.19%) Support Analyst
3 16 (23.19%) Support Engineer
4 10 (14.49%) Administrator
4 10 (14.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (14.49%) IT Engineer
5 9 (13.04%) IT Analyst
5 9 (13.04%) IT Support Engineer
5 9 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (11.59%) IT Support Analyst
7 7 (10.14%) Linux Administrator
7 7 (10.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 7 (10.14%) Systems Support
8 6 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (8.70%) Senior Support Analyst
8 6 (8.70%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 6 (8.70%) Server Engineer
8 6 (8.70%) Systems Analyst
8 6 (8.70%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.49%) Web Services
2 7 (10.14%) HTML
3 6 (8.70%) .NET
4 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.90%) CSS
4 2 (2.90%) EDI
4 2 (2.90%) LAMP
5 1 (1.45%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.45%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (1.45%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (1.45%) GWT
5 1 (1.45%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.45%) JPA
5 1 (1.45%) REST
5 1 (1.45%) Restlet
5 1 (1.45%) XHTML
5 1 (1.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.80%) CCTV
4 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.35%) Cyber Defence
4 3 (4.35%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.90%) Replication
6 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.45%) Fintech
6 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 69 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (36.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (27.54%) Linux
5 17 (24.64%) Windows 7
6 9 (13.04%) Windows 10
7 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (7.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (4.35%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.45%) CentOS
10 1 (1.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.04%) ITIL
2 7 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (10.14%) Continuous Delivery
2 7 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (7.25%) Asset Management
4 5 (7.25%) Test Automation
5 4 (5.80%) CRM
5 4 (5.80%) Project Management
5 4 (5.80%) Service Delivery
5 4 (5.80%) Software Engineering
6 3 (4.35%) ETL
6 3 (4.35%) Scrum
6 3 (4.35%) Software Asset Management
6 3 (4.35%) Unit Testing
7 2 (2.90%) DevOps
7 2 (2.90%) Line Management
7 2 (2.90%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (2.90%) SDLC
7 2 (2.90%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.09%) SQL
2 4 (5.80%) Java
2 4 (5.80%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.35%) C++
4 2 (2.90%) C
4 2 (2.90%) C#
4 2 (2.90%) VBScript
5 1 (1.45%) Perl
5 1 (1.45%) PHP
5 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) Degree
2 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (4.35%) MCSE
3 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.90%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.45%) CCNA
5 1 (1.45%) CCNP
5 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.45%) MCP
5 1 (1.45%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) QA
2 2 (2.90%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (53.62%) Active Directory
2 30 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (10.14%) Docker
3 7 (10.14%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.25%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (4.35%) Shibboleth
5 3 (4.35%) vSphere
6 2 (2.90%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (1.45%) XenApp
7 1 (1.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (10.14%) SCCM
2 3 (4.35%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (2.90%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (2.90%) vCenter Server
4 1 (1.45%) CFEngine
4 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.45%) Puppet
4 1 (1.45%) SCOM
4 1 (1.45%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 43 (62.32%) VMware
2 38 (55.07%) Microsoft
3 12 (17.39%) Cisco
4 10 (14.49%) HP
5 8 (11.59%) Hitachi
5 8 (11.59%) Veeam
6 7 (10.14%) Cloudera
7 5 (7.25%) 3PAR
7 5 (7.25%) Barracuda Networks
7 5 (7.25%) Citrix
7 5 (7.25%) Google
7 5 (7.25%) Red Hat
7 5 (7.25%) Xerox
8 4 (5.80%) Mitel
9 3 (4.35%) Oracle
9 3 (4.35%) Snow
9 3 (4.35%) SolarWinds
9 3 (4.35%) Sophos
10 2 (2.90%) Apple
10 2 (2.90%) Salesforce.com