Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
South West > Somerset
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 38 24
Rank change year-on-year -11 -14 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 72 83 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 5.77% 6.67% 9.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.18% 26.27% 28.43%
Number of salaries quoted 67 71 100
Somerset median annual salary £33,000 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.94% +4.62% +4.84%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £18,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £44,250 £48,750
South West median annual salary £36,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +10.77% -7.14% +7.69%

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 275 316 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 22.05% 25.40% 32.24%
Number of salaries quoted 213 288 351
Somerset median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £22,550 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £57,500 £51,250
South West median annual salary £39,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.22% -2.67% +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 24 January 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 24 January 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 +4 40 £34,001 -1.45%
Taunton +14 16 £36,500 -2.67% 3
Cheddar 0 4 £23,500 -14.55%
Clevedon -18 4 £36,250 +6.62%
Street +2 3 £61,750 -
Portishead -1 2 £33,716 +40.48%
Windows Server
South West

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 72 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (54.17%) Microsoft
3 38 (52.78%) Active Directory
4 36 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 35 (48.61%) VMware
6 33 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (36.11%) Firewall
8 25 (34.72%) Windows 7
9 23 (31.94%) VMware Infrastructure
10 21 (29.17%) Linux
11 20 (27.78%) Office 365
12 19 (26.39%) TCP/IP
13 16 (22.22%) SAN
13 16 (22.22%) SQL
13 16 (22.22%) SQL Server
14 15 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
14 15 (20.83%) Web Services
14 15 (20.83%) Windows 10
15 14 (19.44%) DHCP
15 14 (19.44%) DNS
16 13 (18.06%) Microsoft Azure
16 13 (18.06%) QA
17 12 (16.67%) VLAN
18 11 (15.28%) Degree
19 10 (13.89%) Skype
20 9 (12.50%) Cisco
20 9 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
20 9 (12.50%) Skype for Business
20 9 (12.50%) Computer Science
20 9 (12.50%) Computer Science 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 9 (12.50%) Skype for Business
2 8 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.39%) Apache
5 1 (1.39%) CMS
5 1 (1.39%) IIS
5 1 (1.39%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (27.78%) Office 365
2 13 (18.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (9.72%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (5.56%) OneDrive
4 4 (5.56%) PaaS
4 4 (5.56%) SaaS
5 3 (4.17%) G Suite
5 3 (4.17%) Google Drive
5 3 (4.17%) IaaS
6 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.39%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (36.11%) Firewall
2 19 (26.39%) TCP/IP
3 16 (22.22%) SAN
4 14 (19.44%) DHCP
4 14 (19.44%) DNS
5 12 (16.67%) VLAN
6 10 (13.89%) Skype
7 8 (11.11%) Network Security
8 7 (9.72%) Kerberos
9 5 (6.94%) WAN
10 4 (5.56%) VPN
10 4 (5.56%) Wireless
11 2 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (2.78%) Internet
11 2 (2.78%) iSCSI
12 1 (1.39%) Ethernet
12 1 (1.39%) HTTP
12 1 (1.39%) Intranet
12 1 (1.39%) LAN
12 1 (1.39%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.11%) MySQL
2 8 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (9.72%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.39%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Law
2 2 (2.78%) Legal
2 2 (2.78%) Publishing
3 1 (1.39%) Advertising
3 1 (1.39%) Banking
3 1 (1.39%) Local Government
3 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.39%) Retail
3 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (30.56%) IT Support
2 16 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 15 (20.83%) Analyst
4 13 (18.06%) Administrator
5 12 (16.67%) IT Engineer
6 10 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (13.89%) IT Analyst
6 10 (13.89%) Support Analyst
6 10 (13.89%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
8 8 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
8 8 (11.11%) QA Automation Engineer
8 8 (11.11%) QA Engineer
8 8 (11.11%) QA Test Engineer
8 8 (11.11%) Software QA Engineer
8 8 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
8 8 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
8 8 (11.11%) Test Engineer
9 7 (9.72%) Linux Administrator
9 7 (9.72%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.83%) Web Services
2 8 (11.11%) LAMP
3 7 (9.72%) LDAP
4 6 (8.33%) .NET
5 5 (6.94%) HTML
6 2 (2.78%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.78%) CSS
7 1 (1.39%) Ajax
7 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.39%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (1.39%) GWT
7 1 (1.39%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.39%) JPA
7 1 (1.39%) jQuery
7 1 (1.39%) REST
7 1 (1.39%) Restlet
7 1 (1.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.39%) XHTML
7 1 (1.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
3 7 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.17%) Cyber Defence
4 3 (4.17%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.39%) Fintech
6 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 72 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 33 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (34.72%) Windows 7
5 21 (29.17%) Linux
6 15 (20.83%) Windows 10
7 6 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (5.56%) Windows 8
8 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.78%) CentOS
9 2 (2.78%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (11.11%) Defect Management
2 8 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 8 (11.11%) Load Testing
2 8 (11.11%) Performance Testing
2 8 (11.11%) SDLC
2 8 (11.11%) Software Testing
2 8 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 7 (9.72%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (8.33%) ITIL
5 5 (6.94%) Asset Management
6 4 (5.56%) CRM
6 4 (5.56%) Manual Testing
7 3 (4.17%) DevOps
7 3 (4.17%) Information Security
7 3 (4.17%) Migration
7 3 (4.17%) Software Asset Management
8 2 (2.78%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.22%) SQL
2 8 (11.11%) VBScript
3 3 (4.17%) Java
4 2 (2.78%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.78%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.39%) C#
5 1 (1.39%) Perl
5 1 (1.39%) PHP
5 1 (1.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (15.28%) Degree
2 9 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (11.11%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.39%) MCSE
5 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.39%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.06%) QA
2 3 (4.17%) SLA
3 1 (1.39%) GDPR
3 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (52.78%) Active Directory
2 23 (31.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (11.11%) Docker
3 8 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.94%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (4.17%) Shibboleth
6 2 (2.78%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (1.39%) Firmware
7 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.39%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.39%) vSphere
7 1 (1.39%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (2.78%) Puppet
3 1 (1.39%) CFEngine
3 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.39%) Sysprep
3 1 (1.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 39 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 35 (48.61%) VMware
3 9 (12.50%) Cisco
4 8 (11.11%) Hitachi
5 7 (9.72%) Citrix
5 7 (9.72%) Cloudera
5 7 (9.72%) Veeam
6 6 (8.33%) Google
7 5 (6.94%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.17%) Snow
8 3 (4.17%) SolarWinds
8 3 (4.17%) Sophos
9 2 (2.78%) Apple
9 2 (2.78%) NetApp
9 2 (2.78%) Oracle
9 2 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.39%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.39%) Dell
10 1 (1.39%) HP
10 1 (1.39%) Juniper