Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
South West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 44 31
Rank change year-on-year -1 -13 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 40 75 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 4.62% 5.78% 7.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.02% 25.42% 28.37%
Number of salaries quoted 25 74 78
Somerset median annual salary £29,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.77% +8.33% -19.46%
10th Percentile £24,050 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £45,000 £41,097
South West median annual salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -2.86% +7.69% -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 222 295 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 25.66% 22.74% 26.22%
Number of salaries quoted 184 238 310
Somerset median annual salary £41,250 £35,750 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -3.38% +1.37%
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £54,125 £60,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -5.41%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +28 27 £32,500 +0.78% 7
Street -1 5 £60,000 -7.69%
Taunton -10 1 £22,500 -42.31% 2
Windows Server
South West

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (65.00%) Microsoft
3 21 (52.50%) VMware
3 21 (52.50%) PowerShell
4 18 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (42.50%) Finance
6 15 (37.50%) Active Directory
7 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (35.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 13 (32.50%) Hyper-V
8 13 (32.50%) Degree
9 12 (30.00%) Linux
9 12 (30.00%) Cisco
10 11 (27.50%) SAN
10 11 (27.50%) LAN
10 11 (27.50%) WAN
11 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (25.00%) WLAN
11 10 (25.00%) Python
12 9 (22.50%) MS Exchange
12 9 (22.50%) CheckPoint
12 9 (22.50%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (22.50%) Incident Management
12 9 (22.50%) Network Monitoring
12 9 (22.50%) Data Centre
12 9 (22.50%) Server Management
13 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (17.50%) VoIP
14 7 (17.50%) TCP/IP

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 (22.50%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.50%) Office 365
4 1 (2.50%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.50%) IaaS
4 1 (2.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) LAN
1 11 (27.50%) SAN
1 11 (27.50%) WAN
2 10 (25.00%) WLAN
3 7 (17.50%) TCP/IP
3 7 (17.50%) VoIP
4 6 (15.00%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.50%) DHCP
5 1 (2.50%) DNS
5 1 (2.50%) Firewall
5 1 (2.50%) Internet
5 1 (2.50%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.50%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (2.50%) Skype
5 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) CouchDB
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 17 (42.50%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (12.50%) Electronics
3 5 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 5 (12.50%) Marketing
4 2 (5.00%) Advertising
5 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 13 (32.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (30.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 11 (27.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 8 (20.00%) IT Engineer
5 8 (20.00%) IT Support
5 8 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Applications Support
6 4 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Applications Support
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Support Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 2 (5.00%) JavaScript Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Python Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Python Software Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) JSON
2 4 (10.00%) .NET
3 2 (5.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) Replication
3 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (30.00%) Linux
5 4 (10.00%) Debian
5 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (10.00%) Ubuntu
6 3 (7.50%) Windows 10
6 3 (7.50%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (22.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (22.50%) Incident Management
3 9 (22.50%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (22.50%) Server Management
4 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (15.00%) Web Design
6 5 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (12.50%) ITIL
6 5 (12.50%) Programme Management
7 4 (10.00%) Open Source
7 4 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 4 (10.00%) Waterfall
8 3 (7.50%) DevOps
9 2 (5.00%) ERP
9 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 21 (52.50%) PowerShell
2 10 (25.00%) Python
3 5 (12.50%) SQL
4 4 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (10.00%) Java
4 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.50%) MCDST
3 1 (2.50%) MCP
3 1 (2.50%) MCSA
3 1 (2.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 13 (32.50%) Hyper-V
4 4 (10.00%) Xen
5 2 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (5.00%) XenServer
6 1 (2.50%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) SCCM
1 2 (5.00%) WSUS
2 1 (2.50%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 26 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (52.50%) VMware
3 12 (30.00%) Cisco
4 9 (22.50%) CheckPoint
5 5 (12.50%) SAP
6 4 (10.00%) Oracle
7 3 (7.50%) Citrix
8 2 (5.00%) HP
8 2 (5.00%) Mitel
9 1 (2.50%) Meraki
9 1 (2.50%) Veeam