Period
to 14 August 2018

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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
South West > Somerset
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 52 23
Rank change year-on-year +13 -29 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 52 72 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 5.81% 5.40% 9.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.11% 24.24% 33.15%
Number of salaries quoted 34 67 102
Somerset median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,287
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.37% -7.54%
10th Percentile £22,875 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £40,050 £45,000 £46,700
South West median annual salary £33,000 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year -2.94% +3.03% -1.49%

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 225 297 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 25.14% 22.28% 27.61%
Number of salaries quoted 180 238 326
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,975 £26,250 £22,375
90th Percentile £51,600 £60,000 £57,500
South West median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% +14.29% -2.78%

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 14 August 2018.

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 14 August 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
Bath +43 38 £32,500 -2.99% 2
Portishead -2 6 £31,500 +14.55%
Street - 6 - -
Taunton -10 1 £22,500 -37.50% 4
Axbridge - 1 £29,000 -
Windows Server
South West

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (71.15%) VMware
3 30 (57.69%) Microsoft
4 28 (53.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 27 (51.92%) VMware Infrastructure
6 22 (42.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (38.46%) PowerShell
8 18 (34.62%) SAN
9 17 (32.69%) Active Directory
9 17 (32.69%) Cisco
9 17 (32.69%) Linux
9 17 (32.69%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (30.77%) Finance
11 15 (28.85%) Data Centre
12 14 (26.92%) LAN
12 14 (26.92%) WLAN
12 14 (26.92%) WAN
13 13 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 13 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 13 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
14 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (23.08%) Incident Management
14 12 (23.08%) DNS
14 12 (23.08%) CheckPoint
14 12 (23.08%) Server Management
14 12 (23.08%) Network Monitoring
15 11 (21.15%) ITIL
15 11 (21.15%) Amazon AWS
16 10 (19.23%) Hyper-V
16 10 (19.23%) SQL Server

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 6 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.92%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (21.15%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (19.23%) Office 365
4 7 (13.46%) G Suite
5 1 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.92%) IaaS
5 1 (1.92%) PaaS
5 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (34.62%) SAN
2 14 (26.92%) LAN
2 14 (26.92%) WAN
2 14 (26.92%) WLAN
3 12 (23.08%) DNS
4 10 (19.23%) DHCP
5 9 (17.31%) TCP/IP
6 7 (13.46%) eduroam
7 4 (7.69%) Firewall
8 2 (3.85%) VoIP
9 1 (1.92%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.92%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (1.92%) SSL
9 1 (1.92%) VLAN
9 1 (1.92%) VPN
9 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle Database
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (11.54%) RDBMS
2 6 (11.54%) Relational Database
2 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.85%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 16 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Electronics
2 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.85%) Marketing
2 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (51.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (36.54%) Support Engineer
3 14 (26.92%) Infrastructure Support
4 13 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 9 (17.31%) Analyst
6 8 (15.38%) Support Analyst
7 6 (11.54%) Applications Support
7 6 (11.54%) Applications Support Analyst
7 6 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (11.54%) Senior Applications Support
7 6 (11.54%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
7 6 (11.54%) Senior Support Analyst
8 5 (9.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 5 (9.62%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (9.62%) IT Engineer
9 4 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
10 3 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (5.77%) IT Support
10 3 (5.77%) IT Support Engineer
10 3 (5.77%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) Web Services
2 6 (11.54%) .NET
3 3 (5.77%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) Data Centre
2 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (42.31%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (32.69%) Linux
3 17 (32.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.77%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.85%) Debian
6 2 (3.85%) Ubuntu
6 2 (3.85%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (53.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 13 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (23.08%) Incident Management
3 12 (23.08%) Network Monitoring
3 12 (23.08%) Server Management
4 11 (21.15%) ITIL
5 9 (17.31%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (13.46%) Asset Management
7 7 (13.46%) Software Asset Management
8 6 (11.54%) Waterfall
9 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (5.77%) DevOps
10 3 (5.77%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 2 (3.85%) E-Commerce
11 2 (3.85%) ERP
11 2 (3.85%) Programme Management
11 2 (3.85%) Re-Platforming
11 2 (3.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (38.46%) PowerShell
2 9 (17.31%) SQL
3 8 (15.38%) Python
4 6 (11.54%) Java
5 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.92%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) CCNA
2 1 (1.92%) CCNP
2 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.92%) MCSA
2 1 (1.92%) MCSE
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (51.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (32.69%) Active Directory
3 10 (19.23%) Hyper-V
4 7 (13.46%) Shibboleth
4 7 (13.46%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.77%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (3.85%) Terminal Services
6 2 (3.85%) Xen
6 2 (3.85%) XenServer
7 1 (1.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (71.15%) VMware
2 30 (57.69%) Microsoft
3 17 (32.69%) Cisco
4 12 (23.08%) CheckPoint
5 7 (13.46%) Google
5 7 (13.46%) Oracle
5 7 (13.46%) Red Hat
5 7 (13.46%) Snow
5 7 (13.46%) SolarWinds
5 7 (13.46%) Sophos
6 3 (5.77%) Citrix
7 2 (3.85%) SAP
8 1 (1.92%) EMC
8 1 (1.92%) HP
8 1 (1.92%) NetApp
8 1 (1.92%) Riverbed
8 1 (1.92%) Symantec