Period
to 23 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 110 68
Rank change year-on-year +39 -42 +60
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 25 9 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.30% 0.56% 3.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.32% 3.44% 13.50%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 64
Bedfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £28,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +49.12% -36.67% -5.26%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £48,875 £41,000 £62,000
East of England median annual salary £37,250 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.88% +14.29% -6.67%

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 203 262 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 18.69% 16.20% 27.97%
Number of salaries quoted 179 236 492
Bedfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £22,200 £21,625 £25,100
90th Percentile £59,000 £58,750 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £43,250 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +1.76% +1.19% +5.00%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +34 11 £45,000 - 1
Bedford +16 4 £33,750 +33.66%
Shefford - 2 £42,500 -
Windows Server 2012
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (84.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 21 (84.00%) Windows Server
3 18 (72.00%) Active Directory
3 18 (72.00%) VMware
4 14 (56.00%) ITIL
5 13 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (48.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
6 12 (48.00%) Firewall
6 12 (48.00%) Office 365
7 11 (44.00%) CCNA
7 11 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (40.00%) Cisco
9 9 (36.00%) MS Exchange
9 9 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
10 8 (32.00%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (28.00%) vSphere
11 7 (28.00%) Degree
11 7 (28.00%) MCITP
11 7 (28.00%) Internet
12 6 (24.00%) Manufacturing
12 6 (24.00%) Project Management
12 6 (24.00%) SAN
12 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
12 6 (24.00%) High Availability
12 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
12 6 (24.00%) IT Strategy

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 9 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (36.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (48.00%) Office 365
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (8.00%) GitHub
4 1 (4.00%) PaaS
4 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) Firewall
2 8 (32.00%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (28.00%) Internet
4 6 (24.00%) SAN
5 5 (20.00%) DHCP
5 5 (20.00%) DNS
5 5 (20.00%) WAN
6 4 (16.00%) MPLS
6 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (12.00%) LAN
8 1 (4.00%) Intranet
8 1 (4.00%) PBX
8 1 (4.00%) VLAN
8 1 (4.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (24.00%) Manufacturing
2 5 (20.00%) Dutch Language
3 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Windows Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Support Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) IT Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (16.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Exchange Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Server Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Messaging Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Active Directory Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) JSON
1 2 (8.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.00%) Clustering
4 2 (8.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (8.00%) iSeries
4 2 (8.00%) Public Cloud
5 1 (4.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (84.00%) Windows Server
2 21 (84.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (8.00%) CentOS
4 2 (8.00%) Linux
4 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (8.00%) Unix
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) High Availability
2 6 (24.00%) IT Strategy
2 6 (24.00%) Project Management
3 5 (20.00%) Email Filtering
3 5 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (20.00%) Proactive Monitoring
4 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (16.00%) ITSM
4 4 (16.00%) Service Management
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.00%) Capacity Management
5 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.00%) Data Management
5 2 (8.00%) Data Security
5 2 (8.00%) Release Management
5 2 (8.00%) Resource Management
5 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (8.00%) Python
2 2 (8.00%) Ruby
2 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (44.00%) CCNA
2 11 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (28.00%) Degree
3 7 (28.00%) MCITP
4 5 (20.00%) MCP
4 5 (20.00%) MCSE
5 4 (16.00%) CCNP
5 4 (16.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (4.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (72.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
4 7 (28.00%) vSphere
5 4 (16.00%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (4.00%) Firmware
6 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Ansible
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) VMware
2 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (8.00%) arcserve
4 2 (8.00%) Blue Coat
4 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (8.00%) Citrix
4 2 (8.00%) Clearswift
4 2 (8.00%) Dell
4 2 (8.00%) F5
4 2 (8.00%) HP
4 2 (8.00%) Nokia
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle
5 1 (4.00%) Sophos
5 1 (4.00%) Symantec