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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 113 98 121
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +23
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 131 161 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.17% 2.72% 2.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.43% 13.15% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 117 142 100
Median salary £32,750 £32,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.34% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £46,250 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2012
England

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
1146 1224 1096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.00% 20.66% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 937 1087 954
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,650 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

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 26 July 2016.

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 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Birmingham +2 64 £35,000 +7.69% 6
Warwickshire +26 21 £30,000 +21.21% 2
Coventry -24 14 £48,000 +14.65% 1
Staffordshire -6 8 £23,000 -26.98% 3
Shropshire -16 6 £31,500 +53.65% 1
Worcestershire +7 3 £20,000 -36.50% 2
Halesowen +5 2 £37,500 +29.31%
Wolverhampton -1 2 £36,000 +30.90%
Dudley -3 2 £27,500 -
Walsall -4 2 £30,000 +9.09% 2
Herefordshire -13 2 £45,000 +5.88%
Brierley Hill - 1 £30,000 -
Windows Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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.

1 292 (100.00%) Windows
2 206 (70.55%) Windows Server
3 205 (70.21%) Active Directory
4 172 (58.90%) VMware
5 163 (55.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 136 (46.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 135 (46.23%) Microsoft
8 107 (36.64%) VMware Infrastructure
9 106 (36.30%) MS Exchange
10 96 (32.88%) Hyper-V
11 87 (29.79%) SAN
12 82 (28.08%) Citrix
13 79 (27.05%) MS Excel
14 76 (26.03%) Windows 7
15 75 (25.68%) Exchange Server 2013
16 69 (23.63%) Firewall
17 67 (22.95%) Cisco
17 67 (22.95%) SQL Server
18 66 (22.60%) Windows 8
19 63 (21.58%) DNS
20 52 (17.81%) DHCP
21 51 (17.47%) Exchange Server 2010
22 50 (17.12%) LAN
23 46 (15.75%) WAN
23 46 (15.75%) TCP/IP
23 46 (15.75%) SQL
24 42 (14.38%) VPN
25 41 (14.04%) HP
26 40 (13.70%) SLA
27 38 (13.01%) Windows 10

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
1 106 (36.30%) MS Exchange
2 75 (25.68%) Exchange Server 2013
3 51 (17.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 29 (9.93%) SharePoint
5 27 (9.25%) Exchange Server 2003
6 26 (8.90%) IIS
7 21 (7.19%) Exchange Server 2007
7 21 (7.19%) IBM Domino
7 21 (7.19%) IBM Notes
8 17 (5.82%) Skype for Business
9 7 (2.40%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (2.40%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (1.71%) Site Server
11 4 (1.37%) SAS
11 4 (1.37%) Tomcat
12 3 (1.03%) WordPress
13 2 (0.68%) Apache
13 2 (0.68%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
14 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 79 (27.05%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.14%) MS Office
3 2 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.68%) SystmOne
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.34%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.34%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 24 (8.22%) Office 365
2 19 (6.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.37%) OneDrive
5 2 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.34%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 87 (29.79%) SAN
2 69 (23.63%) Firewall
3 63 (21.58%) DNS
4 52 (17.81%) DHCP
5 50 (17.12%) LAN
6 46 (15.75%) TCP/IP
6 46 (15.75%) WAN
7 42 (14.38%) VPN
8 25 (8.56%) Wi-Fi
9 24 (8.22%) VoIP
9 24 (8.22%) Wireless
10 22 (7.53%) Remote Desktop
11 20 (6.85%) VLAN
12 15 (5.14%) Internet
13 13 (4.45%) Intranet
13 13 (4.45%) NAS
14 12 (4.11%) IPsec
15 10 (3.42%) Skype
16 9 (3.08%) Cisco IOS
16 9 (3.08%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (22.95%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (2.40%) Oracle Database
4 6 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.71%) RDBMS
5 5 (1.71%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.71%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.34%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.34%) DB2
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (2.40%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.34%) Grunt
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (4.45%) Retail
2 11 (3.77%) Finance
3 10 (3.42%) Legal
4 9 (3.08%) Manufacturing
4 9 (3.08%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.03%) Law
6 2 (0.68%) Advertising
6 2 (0.68%) Automotive
6 2 (0.68%) Banking
6 2 (0.68%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.34%) German Language
Job Titles
1 56 (19.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 51 (17.47%) Support Engineer
3 40 (13.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 38 (13.01%) 3rd Line Support
5 32 (10.96%) Analyst
6 31 (10.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 30 (10.27%) IT Engineer
8 29 (9.93%) IT Support
9 22 (7.53%) Server Engineer
10 19 (6.51%) Windows Engineer
11 18 (6.16%) Support Analyst
12 17 (5.82%) Consultant
12 17 (5.82%) Infrastructure Support
13 16 (5.48%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 16 (5.48%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
13 16 (5.48%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
13 16 (5.48%) Team Leader
13 16 (5.48%) Technical Engineer
13 16 (5.48%) Technical Support
14 15 (5.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.48%) .NET
2 11 (3.77%) Web Services
2 11 (3.77%) XML
3 8 (2.74%) COM
4 2 (0.68%) HTML
4 2 (0.68%) WAP
5 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.34%) CSS
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Streams
5 1 (0.34%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.90%) Data Centre
2 14 (4.79%) Clustering
3 8 (2.74%) Driving Licence
4 7 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.40%) Tandem
5 6 (2.05%) HP StoreVirtual
5 6 (2.05%) Replication
6 5 (1.71%) iPad
7 2 (0.68%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.68%) Cryptography
7 2 (0.68%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.34%) CCTV
8 1 (0.34%) EFT
8 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.34%) EPoS
8 1 (0.34%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.34%) iPhone
8 1 (0.34%) PDA
8 1 (0.34%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 292 (100.00%) Windows
2 206 (70.55%) Windows Server
3 163 (55.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 136 (46.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 76 (26.03%) Windows 7
6 66 (22.60%) Windows 8
7 38 (13.01%) Windows 10
8 26 (8.90%) Linux
9 19 (6.51%) Windows XP
10 13 (4.45%) Unix
11 10 (3.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (3.42%) Windows 2000 Server
12 8 (2.74%) Windows 2000
13 6 (2.05%) Windows Vista
14 5 (1.71%) Solaris
15 1 (0.34%) Android
15 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.34%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (8.90%) ITIL
2 25 (8.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (4.45%) Mentoring
4 11 (3.77%) Project Management
4 11 (3.77%) Server Building
5 10 (3.42%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (3.42%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 10 (3.42%) Network Management
5 10 (3.42%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 9 (3.08%) Coaching
6 9 (3.08%) Load Balancing
6 9 (3.08%) Migration
6 9 (3.08%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (3.08%) Presales
7 8 (2.74%) Kalman Filter
7 8 (2.74%) Service Management
7 8 (2.74%) Web Filtering
8 7 (2.40%) ITIL V3
8 7 (2.40%) Manual Testing
8 7 (2.40%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (15.75%) SQL
2 29 (9.93%) PowerShell
3 9 (3.08%) Tcl
4 5 (1.71%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.03%) C#
6 2 (0.68%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.68%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.68%) VB
7 1 (0.34%) Korn
Qualifications
1 32 (10.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (9.59%) Degree
3 26 (8.90%) MCSE
4 21 (7.19%) MCSA
5 19 (6.51%) CCNA
5 19 (6.51%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (4.11%) MCITP
7 11 (3.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (2.40%) ISEB
8 7 (2.40%) ISTQB
8 7 (2.40%) Security Cleared
9 6 (2.05%) CCNP
9 6 (2.05%) SC Cleared
10 5 (1.71%) MCP
10 5 (1.71%) Network+ Certification
11 3 (1.03%) CCA
11 3 (1.03%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (1.03%) MCTS
12 2 (0.68%) MCDST
13 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (13.70%) SLA
2 3 (1.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 205 (70.21%) Active Directory
2 107 (36.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 96 (32.88%) Hyper-V
4 30 (10.27%) vSphere
5 28 (9.59%) XenApp
6 17 (5.82%) Virtual Servers
7 9 (3.08%) XenDesktop
8 7 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (2.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 6 (2.05%) VMware ESX
10 5 (1.71%) Shibboleth
10 5 (1.71%) Terminal Services
11 4 (1.37%) Forefront TMG
11 4 (1.37%) NFS
11 4 (1.37%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 4 (1.37%) VMware Server
11 4 (1.37%) XenServer
12 3 (1.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (1.03%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.68%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 33 (11.30%) WSUS
2 16 (5.48%) SCCM
3 9 (3.08%) Backup Exec
3 9 (3.08%) MAILsweeper
4 8 (2.74%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (2.05%) SCOM
5 6 (2.05%) Simpana
6 5 (1.71%) Data Guard
6 5 (1.71%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (1.71%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (1.37%) Oracle ZFS
8 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (0.68%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.68%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.68%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.34%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.34%) Sysprep
10 1 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 172 (58.90%) VMware
2 135 (46.23%) Microsoft
3 82 (28.08%) Citrix
4 67 (22.95%) Cisco
5 41 (14.04%) HP
6 33 (11.30%) Veeam
7 32 (10.96%) NetApp
8 30 (10.27%) Acronis
9 23 (7.88%) IBM
10 16 (5.48%) SonicWALL
11 14 (4.79%) Sophos
12 13 (4.45%) Red Hat
13 10 (3.42%) CommVault
13 10 (3.42%) Dell
14 9 (3.08%) Finjan
14 9 (3.08%) Kaspersky
14 9 (3.08%) Ruckus Wireless
15 8 (2.74%) EMC
15 8 (2.74%) Intel Security
16 7 (2.40%) Genesys
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £15000 - £19000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 6 days ago
Walsall
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus - Tr
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
EMBS
Salary: £Neg + MS Training
Posted: 18 days ago
Bromsgrove
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Bromsgrove
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Lichfield
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £38k - 58k per year + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago