Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
South West > Somerset
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 50 23
Rank change year-on-year +16 -27 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 71 77 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 7.08% 5.79% 9.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.59% 25.25% 34.77%
Number of salaries quoted 54 73 108
Somerset median annual salary £32,500 £33,000 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.52% +3.94% -20.63%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,250 £18,250
90th Percentile £50,875 £51,750 £50,125
South West median annual salary £33,125 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +0.38% +1.54% -3.35%

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 267 305 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 26.62% 22.93% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 213 259 313
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,000 £23,100
90th Percentile £52,500 £62,500 £53,750
South West median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +10.67% +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 21 June 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 21 June 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 +30 44 £32,500 -13.33% 5
Street - 9 £75,000 -
Portishead - 8 £32,375 -
Taunton -6 3 £22,500 -40.00% 3
Axbridge - 3 £29,000 -
Yeovil - 1 - -
Cheddar - 1 £28,500 - 2
Clevedon - 1 £30,000 -
Windows Server
South West

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 71 (100.00%) Windows
2 44 (61.97%) VMware
3 38 (53.52%) Microsoft
4 30 (42.25%) Active Directory
5 29 (40.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (39.44%) VMware Infrastructure
6 28 (39.44%) SAN
7 27 (38.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 24 (33.80%) Cisco
9 23 (32.39%) Linux
10 21 (29.58%) PowerShell
11 20 (28.17%) WAN
12 19 (26.76%) DNS
13 18 (25.35%) LAN
13 18 (25.35%) SQL Server
13 18 (25.35%) Disaster Recovery
13 18 (25.35%) Office 365
14 17 (23.94%) Microsoft Azure
14 17 (23.94%) Finance
14 17 (23.94%) SQL
14 17 (23.94%) WLAN
14 17 (23.94%) DHCP
15 16 (22.54%) ITIL
15 16 (22.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 15 (21.13%) Data Centre
16 15 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
17 14 (19.72%) Firewall
17 14 (19.72%) TCP/IP
17 14 (19.72%) Analytical Skills
18 13 (18.31%) Network Monitoring

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 11 (15.49%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.63%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.82%) IIS
3 2 (2.82%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.41%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (25.35%) Office 365
2 17 (23.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (18.31%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (9.86%) G Suite
5 5 (7.04%) SaaS
6 4 (5.63%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (2.82%) PaaS
8 1 (1.41%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.41%) Google Drive
8 1 (1.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (39.44%) SAN
2 20 (28.17%) WAN
3 19 (26.76%) DNS
4 18 (25.35%) LAN
5 17 (23.94%) DHCP
5 17 (23.94%) WLAN
6 14 (19.72%) Firewall
6 14 (19.72%) TCP/IP
7 7 (9.86%) eduroam
8 6 (8.45%) VLAN
9 5 (7.04%) VoIP
10 4 (5.63%) Ethernet
10 4 (5.63%) Wireless
11 3 (4.23%) Skype
11 3 (4.23%) VPN
12 2 (2.82%) Remote Desktop
12 2 (2.82%) SSL
13 1 (1.41%) HTTP
13 1 (1.41%) Internet
13 1 (1.41%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.35%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.27%) Oracle Database
2 8 (11.27%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (11.27%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (11.27%) RDBMS
2 8 (11.27%) Relational Database
2 8 (11.27%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (11.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.82%) MySQL
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.41%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (23.94%) Finance
2 1 (1.41%) Banking
2 1 (1.41%) Billing
2 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (42.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 21 (29.58%) Support Engineer
3 14 (19.72%) Infrastructure Support
4 13 (18.31%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 12 (16.90%) Analyst
6 11 (15.49%) IT Engineer
7 10 (14.08%) Support Analyst
8 8 (11.27%) Applications Support
8 8 (11.27%) Applications Support Analyst
8 8 (11.27%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (11.27%) Senior Applications Support
8 8 (11.27%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
8 8 (11.27%) Senior Support Analyst
9 7 (9.86%) 2nd Line Support
10 5 (7.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 5 (7.04%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (7.04%) Administrator
10 5 (7.04%) IT Support
10 5 (7.04%) IT Support Engineer
10 5 (7.04%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.08%) Web Services
2 9 (12.68%) .NET
3 2 (2.82%) LAMP
4 1 (1.41%) Ajax
4 1 (1.41%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.41%) HTML
4 1 (1.41%) jQuery
4 1 (1.41%) JSON
4 1 (1.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.13%) Data Centre
2 14 (19.72%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.41%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.41%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.41%) Replication
5 1 (1.41%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 71 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (40.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 27 (38.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (32.39%) Linux
5 16 (22.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (15.49%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.23%) Windows 10
7 3 (4.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.35%) Disaster Recovery
2 16 (22.54%) ITIL
3 15 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (18.31%) Network Monitoring
5 12 (16.90%) Incident Management
5 12 (16.90%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (11.27%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (11.27%) Waterfall
7 7 (9.86%) Asset Management
7 7 (9.86%) Software Asset Management
8 5 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (7.04%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 4 (5.63%) Business Continuity
9 4 (5.63%) DevOps
9 4 (5.63%) E-Commerce
9 4 (5.63%) WAN Optimisation
10 3 (4.23%) Decision-Making
10 3 (4.23%) High Availability
10 3 (4.23%) PRINCE2
10 3 (4.23%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 21 (29.58%) PowerShell
2 17 (23.94%) SQL
3 8 (11.27%) Java
3 8 (11.27%) Python
4 2 (2.82%) VBScript
5 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.41%) C
5 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) CCNA
2 2 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.82%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (2.82%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.41%) CCNP
3 1 (1.41%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (1.41%) MCSA
3 1 (1.41%) MCSE
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) SLA
2 2 (2.82%) QA
3 1 (1.41%) GDPR
3 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (42.25%) Active Directory
2 28 (39.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (18.31%) Hyper-V
4 8 (11.27%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (9.86%) Shibboleth
6 5 (7.04%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (2.82%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.82%) XenServer
8 1 (1.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.41%) Docker
8 1 (1.41%) Firmware
8 1 (1.41%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.41%) Nagios
2 1 (1.41%) SCCM
2 1 (1.41%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 44 (61.97%) VMware
2 38 (53.52%) Microsoft
3 24 (33.80%) Cisco
4 12 (16.90%) CheckPoint
4 12 (16.90%) Oracle
5 11 (15.49%) Citrix
6 8 (11.27%) Google
6 8 (11.27%) Red Hat
6 8 (11.27%) Sophos
7 7 (9.86%) Snow
7 7 (9.86%) SolarWinds
8 6 (8.45%) NetApp
9 4 (5.63%) Riverbed
9 4 (5.63%) Symantec
10 2 (2.82%) Nimble Storage
11 1 (1.41%) EMC
11 1 (1.41%) HP
11 1 (1.41%) SAP
11 1 (1.41%) Veeam