Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Windows Server 2012 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 6 months to 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 92 87
Rank change year-on-year +39 -5 +25
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 32 23 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 3.59% 1.58% 2.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.84% 10.80% 8.52%
Number of salaries quoted 28 21 37
Bedfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £25,950
90th Percentile £50,300 £58,750 £48,750
East of England median annual salary £36,000 £40,000 £33,875
% change year-on-year -10.00% +18.08% -3.21%

Windows Server 2012 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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 190 213 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 21.32% 14.60% 27.21%
Number of salaries quoted 178 195 429
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,250 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.47% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £22,925 £25,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £58,750 £64,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Windows Server 2012 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in Bedfordshire

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2012 in Bedfordshire

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Bedfordshire

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 February 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
Luton - 13 £45,000 -
Bedford +11 5 £26,500 -29.33% 3
Shefford - 4 £43,750 - 1
Windows Server 2012
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (93.75%) Windows Server
3 29 (90.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (68.75%) Active Directory
5 21 (65.63%) VMware
6 19 (59.38%) ITIL
7 17 (53.13%) Firewall
7 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
7 17 (53.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (53.13%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (46.88%) CCNA
8 15 (46.88%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (40.63%) Office 365
10 12 (37.50%) Cisco
10 12 (37.50%) MS Exchange
10 12 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (34.38%) Exchange Server 2010
12 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
12 10 (31.25%) PowerShell
12 10 (31.25%) MCITP
13 9 (28.13%) Cisco ASA
14 8 (25.00%) Degree
14 8 (25.00%) Manufacturing
15 7 (21.88%) Internet
15 7 (21.88%) MCP
15 7 (21.88%) MCSE
15 7 (21.88%) DNS
15 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
15 7 (21.88%) High Availability
15 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 12 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 11 (34.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (6.25%) IIS
4 1 (3.13%) Apache
4 1 (3.13%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (40.63%) Office 365
2 12 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (12.50%) SaaS
4 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (6.25%) PaaS
6 1 (3.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (53.13%) Firewall
2 9 (28.13%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (21.88%) DNS
3 7 (21.88%) Internet
4 6 (18.75%) DHCP
5 4 (12.50%) MPLS
5 4 (12.50%) SAN
5 4 (12.50%) WAN
6 2 (6.25%) LAN
6 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.13%) PBX
7 1 (3.13%) VLAN
7 1 (3.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.13%) MariaDB
3 1 (3.13%) MySQL
3 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (18.75%) Dutch Language
3 2 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Windows Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) Support Engineer
3 9 (28.13%) Exchange Engineer
3 9 (28.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (25.00%) Server Engineer
4 8 (25.00%) Windows Server Engineer
5 7 (21.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (21.88%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (21.88%) Windows Support Engineer
6 6 (18.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 6 (18.75%) IT Engineer
6 6 (18.75%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (15.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 4 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (12.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 4 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
9 2 (6.25%) Active Directory Engineer
9 2 (6.25%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (3.13%) JSON
2 1 (3.13%) LAMP
2 1 (3.13%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (3.13%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (3.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.75%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.25%) Clustering
4 1 (3.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.13%) Handset
4 1 (3.13%) iSeries
4 1 (3.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (93.75%) Windows Server
3 29 (90.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (12.50%) Linux
5 2 (6.25%) CentOS
5 2 (6.25%) Unix
5 2 (6.25%) Windows 10
5 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) ITIL
2 7 (21.88%) High Availability
3 6 (18.75%) Email Filtering
3 6 (18.75%) IT Strategy
3 6 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (18.75%) Project Management
4 5 (15.63%) ITSM
4 5 (15.63%) Proactive Monitoring
4 5 (15.63%) Service Management
5 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (9.38%) ITIL V3
6 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.25%) Active Listening
7 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.25%) Resource Management
7 2 (6.25%) Server Virtualisation
8 1 (3.13%) Capacity Management
8 1 (3.13%) Performance Improvement
8 1 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.13%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) PowerShell
2 6 (18.75%) SQL
3 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.13%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) PHP
3 1 (3.13%) Python
3 1 (3.13%) Ruby
3 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (53.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (46.88%) CCNA
2 15 (46.88%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (31.25%) MCITP
4 8 (25.00%) Degree
5 7 (21.88%) MCP
5 7 (21.88%) MCSE
6 5 (15.63%) CCNP
6 5 (15.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (6.25%) MCSA
7 2 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) GDPR
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 17 (53.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
4 5 (15.63%) vSphere
5 4 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) vCenter Server
2 2 (6.25%) Ansible
2 2 (6.25%) HAProxy
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (6.25%) SCCM
2 2 (6.25%) SCOM
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) VMware
2 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
3 12 (37.50%) Cisco
4 2 (6.25%) Citrix
4 2 (6.25%) Dell
4 2 (6.25%) HP
4 2 (6.25%) NetApp
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle
4 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.13%) arcserve
5 1 (3.13%) Blue Coat
5 1 (3.13%) Capita
5 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.13%) Clearswift
5 1 (3.13%) F5
5 1 (3.13%) Nokia
5 1 (3.13%) Sophos
5 1 (3.13%) Sybase