Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 67 103
Rank change year-on-year +4 +36 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 28 30 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.93% 2.43% 1.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.89% 14.63% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 36 26 22
Bedfordshire median annual salary £43,750 £37,500 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +40.19% -40.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,250 £18,150
90th Percentile £47,500 £61,250 £42,500
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.74% -2.67% +7.14%

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 283 205 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 29.57% 16.60% 21.67%
Number of salaries quoted 267 172 337
Bedfordshire median annual salary £46,056 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.37% -2.30% +8.75%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £54,875 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +1.25%

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 22 June 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 22 June 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 +6 11 £45,000 -
Bedford -7 8 £26,500 -29.33%
Dunstable - 4 £45,000 -
Shefford - 2 £45,000 -
Windows Server 2012
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (96.43%) Windows Server
3 24 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (60.71%) Active Directory
5 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 16 (57.14%) VMware
6 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
7 14 (50.00%) SQL
7 14 (50.00%) Firewall
7 14 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (42.86%) PowerShell
8 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (35.71%) ITIL
10 10 (35.71%) MCP
10 10 (35.71%) MS Exchange
10 10 (35.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (32.14%) MCSA
12 7 (25.00%) Office 365
13 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
13 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V
13 6 (21.43%) SCCM
13 6 (21.43%) Linux
13 6 (21.43%) MCSE
13 6 (21.43%) CCNA
13 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
14 5 (17.86%) NetApp
14 5 (17.86%) MCITP
14 5 (17.86%) SCOM
14 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS

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 10 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (7.14%) IIS
5 1 (3.57%) Apache
5 1 (3.57%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (25.00%) Office 365
3 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (14.29%) SaaS
5 2 (7.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (14.29%) DNS
3 3 (10.71%) SAN
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (7.14%) DHCP
4 2 (7.14%) Internet
5 1 (3.57%) BIG-IP
5 1 (3.57%) IPv4
5 1 (3.57%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.57%) NAS
5 1 (3.57%) Network Security
5 1 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.57%) VLAN
5 1 (3.57%) VPN
5 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) MariaDB
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) AutoIt
General
1 1 (3.57%) Dutch Language
1 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Support Engineer
1 12 (42.86%) Windows Engineer
2 11 (39.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (32.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 9 (32.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Exchange Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Server Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) VMware Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Windows Server Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Windows Support Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) SCCM Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (10.71%) Applications Support
8 2 (7.14%) Analyst
8 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) LAMP
2 1 (3.57%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (3.57%) LDAP
2 1 (3.57%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Driving Licence
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (96.43%) Windows Server
3 24 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (21.43%) Linux
5 5 (17.86%) Windows 10
5 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.57%) CentOS
6 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) ITIL
2 5 (17.86%) ITIL V3
3 2 (7.14%) Deployment Automation
3 2 (7.14%) High Availability
3 2 (7.14%) IT Strategy
3 2 (7.14%) Project Management
3 2 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (3.57%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (3.57%) Coaching
4 1 (3.57%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.57%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (3.57%) Email Filtering
4 1 (3.57%) ITSM
4 1 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.57%) Patch Management
4 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.57%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (3.57%) Strategic Thinking
4 1 (3.57%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) SQL
2 12 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.14%) VB
4 1 (3.57%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (35.71%) MCP
2 10 (35.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (32.14%) MCSA
4 6 (21.43%) CCNA
4 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (21.43%) MCSE
5 5 (17.86%) MCITP
6 3 (10.71%) Degree
7 1 (3.57%) CCA
7 1 (3.57%) CCNP
7 1 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (3.57%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) GDPR
1 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (60.71%) Active Directory
2 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V
4 3 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.57%) Firmware
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.57%) NFS
5 1 (3.57%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (3.57%) XenApp
5 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) SCCM
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 5 (17.86%) SCOM
3 3 (10.71%) vCenter Server
4 2 (7.14%) HAProxy
5 1 (3.57%) Ansible
5 1 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (3.57%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (3.57%) PowerCLI
5 1 (3.57%) Puppet
5 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) VMware
2 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.86%) NetApp
3 5 (17.86%) SolarWinds
4 4 (14.29%) Cisco
5 3 (10.71%) Capita
6 2 (7.14%) Citrix
6 2 (7.14%) HP
7 1 (3.57%) Dell
7 1 (3.57%) EMC
7 1 (3.57%) F5
7 1 (3.57%) Ivanti
7 1 (3.57%) McAfee
7 1 (3.57%) Shavlik
7 1 (3.57%) Sybase
7 1 (3.57%) Symantec