Period
to 22 July 2019

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 22 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
South West > Somerset
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 39 35 52
Rank change year-on-year -4 +17 -30
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 44 68 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 5.29% 7.09% 5.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.00% 25.66% 25.41%
Number of salaries quoted 33 48 73
Somerset median annual salary £33,500 £32,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.08% -1.52% +2.63%
10th Percentile £20,100 £22,125 £26,250
90th Percentile £45,500 £51,875 £45,000
South West median annual salary £38,250 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +15.91% -2.94% +4.62%

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 200 265 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 24.07% 27.63% 22.66%
Number of salaries quoted 148 205 255
Somerset median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £23,939 £21,450 £26,100
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,100 £60,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year -3.61% +7.79% +10.00%

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 22 July 2019.

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 22 July 2019. 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 -15 20 £35,750 +10.00% 4
Taunton 0 7 £33,500 +48.89%
Yeovil +11 5 - - 9
Clevedon - 2 £36,250 -
Windows Server
South West

For the 6 months to 22 July 2019, 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 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (56.82%) Microsoft
3 21 (47.73%) Office 365
4 17 (38.64%) VMware
5 16 (36.36%) Active Directory
6 14 (31.82%) VPN
6 14 (31.82%) Microsoft Office
7 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
7 12 (27.27%) Firewall
7 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 10 (22.73%) Windows 7
9 10 (22.73%) SQL
9 10 (22.73%) Linux
10 9 (20.45%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (20.45%) PowerShell
10 9 (20.45%) Xen
11 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (18.18%) vSphere
11 8 (18.18%) Windows 10
12 7 (15.91%) Remote Desktop
12 7 (15.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 7 (15.91%) Bash Shell
12 7 (15.91%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (15.91%) Hyper-V
12 7 (15.91%) Network Security
12 7 (15.91%) Ubuntu
12 7 (15.91%) VLAN
12 7 (15.91%) MS Exchange

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 7 (15.91%) IIS
1 7 (15.91%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (31.82%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (47.73%) Office 365
2 9 (20.45%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (15.91%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (15.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.82%) VPN
2 12 (27.27%) Firewall
3 7 (15.91%) DHCP
3 7 (15.91%) DNS
3 7 (15.91%) MPLS
3 7 (15.91%) Network Security
3 7 (15.91%) Remote Desktop
3 7 (15.91%) VLAN
4 2 (4.55%) Intranet
4 2 (4.55%) SAN
4 2 (4.55%) VoIP
4 2 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) CouchDB
3 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.55%) GitLab
2 2 (4.55%) Subversion
2 2 (4.55%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.27%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.27%) MSTest
3 1 (2.27%) NUnit
3 1 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (11.36%) Legal
2 1 (2.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) Technical Support
3 6 (13.64%) IT Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Support Specialist
4 5 (11.36%) Developer
4 5 (11.36%) IT Technician
4 5 (11.36%) Senior IT Technician
4 5 (11.36%) Senior Technician
4 5 (11.36%) Technical Specialist
4 5 (11.36%) Technical Support Specialist
5 4 (9.09%) Service Desk Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Help Desk Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Junior
7 2 (4.55%) Service Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Support Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) .NET
2 2 (4.55%) .NET Core
2 2 (4.55%) .NET Framework
2 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.55%) CSS
2 2 (4.55%) EDI
2 2 (4.55%) Entity Framework
2 2 (4.55%) HTML
2 2 (4.55%) JSON
2 2 (4.55%) REST
3 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.27%) Dapper ORM
3 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Clustering
1 5 (11.36%) Driving Licence
2 2 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.27%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (22.73%) Linux
3 10 (22.73%) Windows 7
4 8 (18.18%) Windows 10
4 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (15.91%) Debian
5 7 (15.91%) Ubuntu
6 5 (11.36%) CentOS
6 5 (11.36%) Windows 8
7 3 (6.82%) Android
8 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (6.82%) ITIL
3 3 (6.82%) Tech Ops
4 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.55%) CRM
4 2 (4.55%) Data Analysis
4 2 (4.55%) ERP
4 2 (4.55%) Kanban
4 2 (4.55%) Migration
4 2 (4.55%) MVC
4 2 (4.55%) Scrum
4 2 (4.55%) Software Engineering
4 2 (4.55%) TDD
4 2 (4.55%) Unit Testing
4 2 (4.55%) Waterfall
5 1 (2.27%) DevOps
5 1 (2.27%) Email Migration
5 1 (2.27%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.73%) SQL
2 9 (20.45%) PowerShell
3 7 (15.91%) Bash Shell
3 7 (15.91%) Python
4 5 (11.36%) Perl
4 5 (11.36%) Ruby
4 5 (11.36%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.82%) C#
5 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (20.45%) Xen
4 8 (18.18%) vSphere
5 7 (15.91%) Hyper-V
6 6 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (11.36%) Btrfs
7 5 (11.36%) Ceph
7 5 (11.36%) DRBD
7 5 (11.36%) KVM
8 2 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (2.27%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) vCenter Server
2 5 (11.36%) Oracle ZFS
3 4 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (56.82%) Microsoft
2 17 (38.64%) VMware
3 5 (11.36%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.82%) Apple
5 2 (4.55%) Aerohive Networks
5 2 (4.55%) Aruba
5 2 (4.55%) Cisco
5 2 (4.55%) Citrix
5 2 (4.55%) Dell
5 2 (4.55%) Fortinet
5 2 (4.55%) Veeam
6 1 (2.27%) Software AG
6 1 (2.27%) webMethods