The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England / West Midlands
Rank 110 120 102
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -18
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 97 127 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.09% 2.14% 2.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.75% 10.90% 10.70%
Number of salaries quoted 89 124 115
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £23,450 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,300 £45,250 £48,100
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
995 1165 1252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 21.49% 19.65% 24.65%
Number of salaries quoted 876 981 1071
Median salary £35,000 £37,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Windows Server 2012 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the West Midlands region.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +45 33 £36,250 +31.81% 3
Birmingham -15 24 £42,500 +14.86% 1
Staffordshire +2 10 £35,000 +37.25%
Shropshire 0 10 £35,000 +11.11% 7
Coventry +17 7 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Solihull -2 3 £32,000 -20.00%
Worcestershire -9 3 £35,000 +26.12% 1
Wolverhampton -1 2 £34,000 -15.00% 2
Walsall +9 1 £40,000 +45.45%
Herefordshire -24 1 - -
Dudley - 1 £32,500 -
Windows Server 2012
England

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 241 (100.00%) Windows
2 191 (79.25%) Windows Server
3 177 (73.44%) Active Directory
4 155 (64.32%) Microsoft
5 152 (63.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 145 (60.17%) VMware
7 113 (46.89%) MS Exchange
8 82 (34.02%) VMware Infrastructure
9 80 (33.20%) Windows 7
10 71 (29.46%) MS Excel
11 70 (29.05%) Citrix
12 67 (27.80%) DNS
12 67 (27.80%) Hyper-V
13 60 (24.90%) Exchange Server 2010
13 60 (24.90%) Cisco
14 59 (24.48%) Windows Server 2003
15 57 (23.65%) Exchange Server 2013
16 56 (23.24%) SQL Server
17 54 (22.41%) Firewall
18 52 (21.58%) Office 365
19 50 (20.75%) SQL
20 49 (20.33%) Windows 8
21 46 (19.09%) Windows 10
21 46 (19.09%) DHCP
22 44 (18.26%) SAN
23 40 (16.60%) Microsoft Certification
24 35 (14.52%) Microsoft Azure
25 34 (14.11%) ITIL
26 32 (13.28%) TCP/IP
27 30 (12.45%) IIS

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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
1 113 (46.89%) MS Exchange
2 60 (24.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 57 (23.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 30 (12.45%) IIS
5 16 (6.64%) Exchange Server 2003
6 12 (4.98%) SharePoint
7 10 (4.15%) Apache
7 10 (4.15%) Skype for Business
8 9 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (2.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (2.07%) Site Server
10 2 (0.83%) IBM Domino
10 2 (0.83%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 71 (29.46%) MS Excel
2 28 (11.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 52 (21.58%) Office 365
2 35 (14.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.49%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.07%) Mimecast
5 3 (1.24%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.41%) G Suite
6 1 (0.41%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 67 (27.80%) DNS
2 54 (22.41%) Firewall
3 46 (19.09%) DHCP
4 44 (18.26%) SAN
5 32 (13.28%) TCP/IP
6 25 (10.37%) Remote Desktop
7 18 (7.47%) LAN
8 16 (6.64%) NAS
8 16 (6.64%) WAN
9 15 (6.22%) IPv4
10 13 (5.39%) VLAN
11 12 (4.98%) VoIP
12 10 (4.15%) DDNS
13 9 (3.73%) VPN
14 8 (3.32%) Network Security
14 8 (3.32%) Skype
15 6 (2.49%) IPsec
15 6 (2.49%) Wireless
16 4 (1.66%) HTTPS
16 4 (1.66%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (23.24%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (6.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (5.81%) SQL Server 2014
5 10 (4.15%) MySQL
6 9 (3.73%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.49%) SQL Server 2016
7 6 (2.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.24%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.83%) DB2
9 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.41%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.41%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.24%) Grunt
2 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (12.03%) Finance
2 17 (7.05%) Retail
3 10 (4.15%) Advertising
4 4 (1.66%) Games
5 2 (0.83%) Legal
6 1 (0.41%) Back Office
6 1 (0.41%) French Language
6 1 (0.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (22.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 42 (17.43%) Support Engineer
3 37 (15.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 35 (14.52%) IT Support
5 27 (11.20%) Analyst
6 25 (10.37%) 3rd Line Support
6 25 (10.37%) IT Technician
7 23 (9.54%) IT Engineer
8 22 (9.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 21 (8.71%) Support Analyst
10 19 (7.88%) IT Manager
11 18 (7.47%) Technical Engineer
12 17 (7.05%) Support Technician
13 16 (6.64%) IT Support Technician
14 15 (6.22%) 2nd Line Support
14 15 (6.22%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
15 13 (5.39%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
15 13 (5.39%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
15 13 (5.39%) Technical Support
16 12 (4.98%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.90%) .NET
1 7 (2.90%) HTML
2 4 (1.66%) ASP.NET
2 4 (1.66%) CSS
3 2 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (0.83%) Web Services
3 2 (0.83%) XML
4 1 (0.41%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.41%) COM
4 1 (0.41%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.20%) Data Centre
2 24 (9.96%) Clustering
3 11 (4.56%) Driving Licence
4 10 (4.15%) Enterprise Storage
5 7 (2.90%) Private Cloud
6 6 (2.49%) HP StoreVirtual
7 5 (2.07%) Fintech
8 4 (1.66%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.24%) Fat Client
9 3 (1.24%) FMCG
9 3 (1.24%) Online Games
9 3 (1.24%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.83%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.83%) Handset
11 1 (0.41%) CCTV
11 1 (0.41%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.41%) Photography
11 1 (0.41%) Replication
11 1 (0.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 241 (100.00%) Windows
2 191 (79.25%) Windows Server
3 152 (63.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 80 (33.20%) Windows 7
5 59 (24.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 49 (20.33%) Windows 8
7 46 (19.09%) Windows 10
8 19 (7.88%) Linux
9 5 (2.07%) Android
9 5 (2.07%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.24%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.83%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.83%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.41%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (14.11%) ITIL
2 20 (8.30%) Server Building
3 16 (6.64%) Migration
4 9 (3.73%) Load Balancing
4 9 (3.73%) Project Management
4 9 (3.73%) Server Patching
4 9 (3.73%) Service Management
5 8 (3.32%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (3.32%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 8 (3.32%) Patch Management
6 7 (2.90%) Change Management
6 7 (2.90%) ERP
6 7 (2.90%) Network Monitoring
6 7 (2.90%) Server Virtualisation
7 6 (2.49%) Change Control
7 6 (2.49%) Incident Management
7 6 (2.49%) Operations Management
7 6 (2.49%) PRINCE2
8 5 (2.07%) CRM
8 5 (2.07%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 50 (20.75%) SQL
2 14 (5.81%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.66%) C#
3 4 (1.66%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.24%) Java
4 3 (1.24%) PHP
4 3 (1.24%) T-SQL
4 3 (1.24%) VB
5 1 (0.41%) C
5 1 (0.41%) Perl
5 1 (0.41%) Python
5 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.41%) VBA
5 1 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (16.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (10.79%) MCSE
3 16 (6.64%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (4.98%) MCSA
5 8 (3.32%) CCNA
5 8 (3.32%) Citrix Certification
5 8 (3.32%) Degree
6 7 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (2.49%) RHCE
8 5 (2.07%) MCITP
8 5 (2.07%) RHCA
8 5 (2.07%) RHCSA
8 5 (2.07%) Security Cleared
9 4 (1.66%) DBS Check
9 4 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.24%) MCTS
10 3 (1.24%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.83%) CCA
11 2 (0.83%) CCNP
11 2 (0.83%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.96%) SLA
2 2 (0.83%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 177 (73.44%) Active Directory
2 82 (34.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (27.80%) Hyper-V
4 22 (9.13%) Terminal Services
5 20 (8.30%) vSphere
6 13 (5.39%) Forefront TMG
6 13 (5.39%) Virtual Servers
7 12 (4.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 12 (4.98%) VMware ESX
8 9 (3.73%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (3.73%) XenApp
9 7 (2.90%) Terminal Server
10 6 (2.49%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 23 (9.54%) SCCM
2 6 (2.49%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (2.49%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (2.49%) ZABBIX
3 5 (2.07%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (1.66%) Cisco UCCE
4 4 (1.66%) SCOM
5 3 (1.24%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.83%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.83%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.83%) WSUS
7 1 (0.41%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.41%) MAILsweeper
7 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.41%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.41%) Simpana
Vendors
1 155 (64.32%) Microsoft
2 145 (60.17%) VMware
3 70 (29.05%) Citrix
4 60 (24.90%) Cisco
5 24 (9.96%) SolarWinds
6 19 (7.88%) HP
6 19 (7.88%) SonicWALL
7 17 (7.05%) Dell
7 17 (7.05%) NetApp
8 15 (6.22%) CheckPoint
9 11 (4.56%) Veeam
10 10 (4.15%) Red Hat
11 9 (3.73%) Symantec
12 7 (2.90%) Acronis
12 7 (2.90%) Intel Security
13 6 (2.49%) Cognos
13 6 (2.49%) New Relic
13 6 (2.49%) Sophos
14 5 (2.07%) arcserve
14 5 (2.07%) Webroot
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