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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 105 91 136
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +45
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 144 164 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.35% 2.84% 1.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.45% 13.19% 7.65%
Number of salaries quoted 127 145 79
Median salary £35,500 £32,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.23% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,625 £45,150
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
1157 1243 1124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.92% 21.52% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 945 1102 984
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 1 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 1 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 +8 69 £36,250 +3.57% 7
Warwickshire +24 21 £30,000 +9.09%
Coventry -24 20 £42,655 +2.78% 3
Shropshire -19 10 £37,500 +76.47% 2
Staffordshire -23 6 £34,000 +7.08% 2
Wolverhampton -3 4 £36,000 +30.90%
Halesowen +2 2 £37,500 +29.31%
Worcestershire +6 1 £31,500 +21.73%
Dudley +4 1 £30,000 +9.09%
Walsall -6 1 £30,000 +9.09%
Herefordshire -17 1 - -
Brierley Hill - 1 £30,000 -
West Bromwich - 1 £40,000 -
Windows Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 285 (100.00%) Windows
2 203 (71.23%) Windows Server
3 196 (68.77%) Active Directory
4 174 (61.05%) VMware
5 162 (56.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 133 (46.67%) Microsoft
7 127 (44.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 106 (37.19%) MS Exchange
9 101 (35.44%) VMware Infrastructure
10 89 (31.23%) Hyper-V
11 84 (29.47%) SAN
12 78 (27.37%) Exchange Server 2013
13 77 (27.02%) Citrix
13 77 (27.02%) MS Excel
14 73 (25.61%) Windows 7
15 71 (24.91%) Cisco
16 68 (23.86%) SQL Server
16 68 (23.86%) Firewall
16 68 (23.86%) Windows 8
17 61 (21.40%) DNS
18 53 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2010
19 51 (17.89%) LAN
20 50 (17.54%) DHCP
21 47 (16.49%) WAN
22 46 (16.14%) TCP/IP
23 42 (14.74%) Microsoft Certification
24 40 (14.04%) SQL
24 40 (14.04%) Windows 10
25 39 (13.68%) Veeam
25 39 (13.68%) VPN

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 (37.19%) MS Exchange
2 78 (27.37%) Exchange Server 2013
3 53 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 27 (9.47%) Exchange Server 2003
5 26 (9.12%) SharePoint
6 20 (7.02%) IIS
7 19 (6.67%) Skype for Business
8 18 (6.32%) Exchange Server 2007
8 18 (6.32%) IBM Domino
8 18 (6.32%) IBM Notes
9 7 (2.46%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (2.46%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (2.11%) Site Server
10 6 (2.11%) WordPress
11 4 (1.40%) Office Communications Server
11 4 (1.40%) SAS
11 4 (1.40%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.70%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.35%) JBoss
Applications
1 77 (27.02%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.96%) MS Office
3 2 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.35%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.35%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.07%) Office 365
2 18 (6.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.40%) OneDrive
5 2 (0.70%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (29.47%) SAN
2 68 (23.86%) Firewall
3 61 (21.40%) DNS
4 51 (17.89%) LAN
5 50 (17.54%) DHCP
6 47 (16.49%) WAN
7 46 (16.14%) TCP/IP
8 39 (13.68%) VPN
9 25 (8.77%) Wi-Fi
9 25 (8.77%) Wireless
10 23 (8.07%) VoIP
11 22 (7.72%) VLAN
12 20 (7.02%) Remote Desktop
13 13 (4.56%) Internet
14 12 (4.21%) Intranet
14 12 (4.21%) IPsec
14 12 (4.21%) NAS
15 9 (3.16%) Cisco IOS
15 9 (3.16%) NetScaler
15 9 (3.16%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (23.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.16%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (2.46%) Oracle Database
3 7 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.75%) RDBMS
4 5 (1.75%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.35%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.35%) DB2
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (2.81%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.35%) Hudson
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (4.21%) Finance
2 10 (3.51%) Retail
3 9 (3.16%) Manufacturing
4 8 (2.81%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.46%) Legal
6 3 (1.05%) Law
7 2 (0.70%) Automotive
7 2 (0.70%) Banking
7 2 (0.70%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.35%) Advertising
8 1 (0.35%) German Language
Job Titles
1 56 (19.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 52 (18.25%) Support Engineer
3 37 (12.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 33 (11.58%) 3rd Line Support
5 32 (11.23%) Analyst
6 27 (9.47%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 26 (9.12%) IT Engineer
8 23 (8.07%) IT Support
8 23 (8.07%) Server Engineer
8 23 (8.07%) Windows Engineer
9 20 (7.02%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 17 (5.96%) Support Analyst
11 16 (5.61%) 2nd Line Support
11 16 (5.61%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
11 16 (5.61%) Consultant
11 16 (5.61%) Technical Engineer
11 16 (5.61%) Technical Support
12 15 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 14 (4.91%) Exchange Engineer
13 14 (4.91%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.21%) .NET
2 8 (2.81%) XML
3 7 (2.46%) Web Services
4 5 (1.75%) COM
5 2 (0.70%) WAP
6 1 (0.35%) HTML
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Streams
6 1 (0.35%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.88%) Data Centre
2 12 (4.21%) Clustering
3 8 (2.81%) Replication
4 7 (2.46%) Driving Licence
4 7 (2.46%) Tandem
5 6 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.11%) HP StoreVirtual
6 5 (1.75%) iPad
6 5 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.70%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.70%) Cryptography
7 2 (0.70%) EqualLogic
7 2 (0.70%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.35%) CCTV
8 1 (0.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.35%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.35%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.35%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (0.35%) PDA
8 1 (0.35%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 285 (100.00%) Windows
2 203 (71.23%) Windows Server
3 162 (56.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 127 (44.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 73 (25.61%) Windows 7
6 68 (23.86%) Windows 8
7 40 (14.04%) Windows 10
8 27 (9.47%) Linux
9 21 (7.37%) Windows XP
10 13 (4.56%) Unix
11 10 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (3.51%) Windows 2000 Server
12 9 (3.16%) Windows Vista
13 8 (2.81%) Windows 2000
14 5 (1.75%) Solaris
15 1 (0.35%) Android
15 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.35%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (11.23%) ITIL
2 25 (8.77%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (4.56%) ITIL V3
4 12 (4.21%) Presales
5 11 (3.86%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 11 (3.86%) Project Management
5 11 (3.86%) Server Building
5 11 (3.86%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 10 (3.51%) Mentoring
6 10 (3.51%) Network Management
7 9 (3.16%) Automated Testing
7 9 (3.16%) Manual Testing
7 9 (3.16%) Migration
8 8 (2.81%) Kalman Filter
8 8 (2.81%) Load Balancing
8 8 (2.81%) Network Monitoring
8 8 (2.81%) Patch Management
8 8 (2.81%) Web Filtering
8 8 (2.81%) Web Testing
9 7 (2.46%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 40 (14.04%) SQL
2 23 (8.07%) PowerShell
3 9 (3.16%) Tcl
4 5 (1.75%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.05%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.70%) C#
6 2 (0.70%) VB
7 1 (0.35%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.35%) Korn
Qualifications
1 42 (14.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (12.63%) MCSE
3 28 (9.82%) MCSA
4 23 (8.07%) Degree
5 19 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (6.67%) MCITP
6 18 (6.32%) CCNA
7 14 (4.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (3.16%) MCTS
9 8 (2.81%) ISEB
9 8 (2.81%) ISTQB
10 7 (2.46%) MCDST
11 6 (2.11%) MCP
12 5 (1.75%) CCNP
12 5 (1.75%) Network+ Certification
12 5 (1.75%) SC Cleared
12 5 (1.75%) Security Cleared
13 4 (1.40%) CCA
13 4 (1.40%) Citrix Certification
14 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (12.28%) SLA
2 2 (0.70%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.35%) QA
System Software
1 196 (68.77%) Active Directory
2 101 (35.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 89 (31.23%) Hyper-V
4 32 (11.23%) vSphere
5 27 (9.47%) XenApp
6 14 (4.91%) Virtual Servers
7 9 (3.16%) XenDesktop
8 7 (2.46%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (2.11%) Terminal Services
9 6 (2.11%) VMware ESX
10 5 (1.75%) Shibboleth
10 5 (1.75%) VMware Server
11 4 (1.40%) Forefront TMG
11 4 (1.40%) NFS
11 4 (1.40%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 4 (1.40%) XenServer
12 3 (1.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (1.05%) Terminal Server
12 3 (1.05%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 36 (12.63%) WSUS
2 12 (4.21%) Backup Exec
3 11 (3.86%) SCCM
4 9 (3.16%) McAfee ePO
5 8 (2.81%) SCOM
6 5 (1.75%) Data Guard
6 5 (1.75%) MAILsweeper
6 5 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (1.75%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (1.40%) Oracle ZFS
8 3 (1.05%) Simpana
9 2 (0.70%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.70%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (0.70%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.35%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.35%) Sysprep
10 1 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 174 (61.05%) VMware
2 133 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 77 (27.02%) Citrix
4 71 (24.91%) Cisco
5 39 (13.68%) HP
5 39 (13.68%) Veeam
6 29 (10.18%) NetApp
7 27 (9.47%) Acronis
8 20 (7.02%) IBM
9 16 (5.61%) SonicWALL
10 14 (4.91%) Sophos
11 13 (4.56%) Red Hat
12 10 (3.51%) Dell
12 10 (3.51%) Kaspersky
13 9 (3.16%) Intel Security
13 9 (3.16%) Ruckus Wireless
13 9 (3.16%) SolarWinds
14 8 (2.81%) EMC
15 7 (2.46%) Genesys
15 7 (2.46%) Oracle
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