Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
South West > Somerset
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 49 37
Rank change year-on-year -23 -12 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 26 72 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.68% 5.56% 6.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.16% 25.17% 26.71%
Number of salaries quoted 22 66 74
Somerset median annual salary £30,000 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +4.62% -7.14%
10th Percentile £26,325 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,500 £45,000 £41,950
South West median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -2.78% +10.77% -7.14%

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 256 286 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 26.39% 22.10% 25.84%
Number of salaries quoted 185 224 305
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £34,712 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.23% -6.18% -1.33%
10th Percentile £24,792 £21,800 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £51,250 £57,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +1.27% +9.72% -4.00%

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 15 December 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 15 December 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 +1 14 £32,500 -1.52% 4
Clevedon +13 3 £32,500 -23.53% 1
Street -3 1 £60,000 -7.69%
Taunton -18 1 £27,500 -34.52%
Windows Server
South West

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
3 15 (57.69%) PowerShell
4 12 (46.15%) Hyper-V
4 12 (46.15%) Degree
4 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
4 12 (46.15%) MS Exchange
5 11 (42.31%) VMware
5 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (38.46%) Finance
7 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (30.77%) Linux
9 7 (26.92%) VoIP
9 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
9 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (23.08%) Unified Communications
10 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (23.08%) SAN
10 6 (23.08%) Python
10 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
10 6 (23.08%) Web Design
10 6 (23.08%) Telecoms
10 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 5 (19.23%) Manufacturing
11 5 (19.23%) Electronics
11 5 (19.23%) Programme Management
11 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (19.23%) SAP

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 12 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Office 365
2 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
1 7 (26.92%) VoIP
2 6 (23.08%) SAN
2 6 (23.08%) Unified Communications
3 5 (19.23%) LAN
3 5 (19.23%) WAN
4 3 (11.54%) WLAN
5 2 (7.69%) DHCP
5 2 (7.69%) DNS
6 1 (3.85%) Internet
6 1 (3.85%) NetScaler
6 1 (3.85%) Skype
6 1 (3.85%) VPN
6 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) CouchDB
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 6 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 5 (19.23%) Electronics
3 5 (19.23%) Manufacturing
3 5 (19.23%) Marketing
4 2 (7.69%) Advertising
5 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Support Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) IT Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) IT Support
2 8 (30.77%) IT Support Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support
4 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Support
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Graduate
6 2 (7.69%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) JavaScript Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Python Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) JSON
2 2 (7.69%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (30.77%) Linux
4 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (15.38%) Debian
5 4 (15.38%) Ubuntu
5 4 (15.38%) Windows 10
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 6 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
1 6 (23.08%) Web Design
2 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (19.23%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (19.23%) Programme Management
3 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (15.38%) Open Source
3 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
4 3 (11.54%) Data Migration
4 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (11.54%) Email Migration
4 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
4 3 (11.54%) Migration
4 3 (11.54%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
4 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) PowerShell
2 6 (23.08%) Python
3 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
3 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.85%) MCDST
2 1 (3.85%) MCP
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
1 12 (46.15%) Hyper-V
2 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (15.38%) Xen
4 3 (11.54%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) WSUS
2 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.85%) PaperCut
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
2 11 (42.31%) VMware
3 5 (19.23%) Cisco
3 5 (19.23%) SAP
4 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
4 3 (11.54%) Citrix
5 2 (7.69%) HP
5 2 (7.69%) Mitel
5 2 (7.69%) Veeam
6 1 (3.85%) EMC
6 1 (3.85%) McAfee
6 1 (3.85%) Meraki
6 1 (3.85%) Symantec
6 1 (3.85%) Wrike