Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 93 99
Rank change year-on-year -29 +6 +44
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 154 222 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.28% 2.89% 3.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.43% 10.33% 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 126 205 310
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £26,225
90th Percentile £58,750 £65,000 £53,850
South East median annual salary £32,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -17.72% +5.33% -

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 Berkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,827 2,150 2,837
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 27.06% 28.00% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,532 1,758 2,506
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,000 £26,125
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in Berkshire

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2012 in Berkshire

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Berkshire over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Berkshire

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Bracknell +34 52 £40,000 - 1
Reading -45 26 £32,000 -32.63% 8
Wokingham +6 24 £45,000 +23.29% 1
Maidenhead -18 20 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Slough -18 13 £37,500 - 1
Newbury -22 3 £22,000 -48.24% 2
Windows Server 2012
South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 154 (100.00%) Windows
2 147 (95.45%) Windows Server
3 123 (79.87%) VMware
4 110 (71.43%) Microsoft
5 99 (64.29%) SQL Server
6 97 (62.99%) Active Directory
7 75 (48.70%) Cisco
8 74 (48.05%) MS Exchange
9 64 (41.56%) Microsoft Azure
10 62 (40.26%) SQL
11 60 (38.96%) ITIL
12 58 (37.66%) Hyper-V
13 54 (35.06%) Windows Server 2008
14 51 (33.12%) Exchange Server 2010
15 47 (30.52%) VMware ESXi
16 43 (27.92%) Symantec
17 42 (27.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
18 38 (24.68%) VMware Infrastructure
19 35 (22.73%) Office 365
20 34 (22.08%) PowerShell
20 34 (22.08%) Backup Exec
21 32 (20.78%) IIS
22 31 (20.13%) Windows 10
23 30 (19.48%) Exchange Server 2013
24 29 (18.83%) Microsoft Certification
25 28 (18.18%) DNS
25 28 (18.18%) WAN
26 27 (17.53%) Windows 7
27 26 (16.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
27 26 (16.88%) Juniper

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 74 (48.05%) MS Exchange
2 51 (33.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (20.78%) IIS
4 30 (19.48%) Exchange Server 2013
5 17 (11.04%) SharePoint
6 8 (5.19%) Apache
7 5 (3.25%) WebLogic
8 4 (2.60%) WebLogic Portal
9 3 (1.95%) Confluence
9 3 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.95%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.65%) Site Server
Applications
1 23 (14.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.65%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 64 (41.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (22.73%) Office 365
3 12 (7.79%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.60%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (1.95%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.65%) G Suite
6 1 (0.65%) IaaS
6 1 (0.65%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 28 (18.18%) DNS
1 28 (18.18%) WAN
2 24 (15.58%) Firewall
3 22 (14.29%) DHCP
3 22 (14.29%) SAN
4 18 (11.69%) LAN
5 17 (11.04%) TCP/IP
6 9 (5.84%) VPN
7 8 (5.19%) NetScaler
7 8 (5.19%) Wireshark
8 7 (4.55%) iSCSI
8 7 (4.55%) NAS
9 6 (3.90%) Remote Desktop
10 5 (3.25%) Internet
11 4 (2.60%) Network Security
11 4 (2.60%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (1.95%) BIG-IP
12 3 (1.95%) Skype
12 3 (1.95%) VLAN
12 3 (1.95%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 25 (16.23%) SQL Server 2014
3 21 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (9.74%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.95%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.95%) JIRA
1 3 (1.95%) TeamCity
1 3 (1.95%) Vagrant
2 2 (1.30%) AdminStudio
2 2 (1.30%) MSI
2 2 (1.30%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 13 (8.44%) Marketing
2 8 (5.19%) Finance
3 3 (1.95%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.30%) Advertising
4 2 (1.30%) Electronics
4 2 (1.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 64 (41.56%) Support Engineer
2 44 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 27 (17.53%) VMware Engineer
4 23 (14.94%) IT Engineer
4 23 (14.94%) IT Support
5 22 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
5 22 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 20 (12.99%) VMware Support Engineer
7 19 (12.34%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 19 (12.34%) Technical Engineer
7 19 (12.34%) Technical Support
7 19 (12.34%) Technical Support Engineer
8 18 (11.69%) IT Support Engineer
9 17 (11.04%) Administrator
10 16 (10.39%) 3rd Line Support
10 16 (10.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 16 (10.39%) Windows Engineer
11 12 (7.79%) Analyst
11 12 (7.79%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
12 11 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.95%) .NET
2 2 (1.30%) WCF
3 1 (0.65%) CSS
3 1 (0.65%) HTML
3 1 (0.65%) LAMP
3 1 (0.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.94%) Clustering
2 11 (7.14%) Private Cloud
3 5 (3.25%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (3.25%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.60%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.95%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.95%) Replication
6 1 (0.65%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.65%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.65%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.65%) Handset
6 1 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Licensing
6 1 (0.65%) User Experience
6 1 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 154 (100.00%) Windows
2 147 (95.45%) Windows Server
3 54 (35.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (20.13%) Windows 10
5 27 (17.53%) Windows 7
6 17 (11.04%) Windows 8
7 16 (10.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (9.74%) Linux
9 5 (3.25%) CentOS
9 5 (3.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (3.25%) Windows XP
10 4 (2.60%) Unix
11 3 (1.95%) Kali Linux
11 3 (1.95%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.95%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (1.30%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.65%) Debian
13 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.65%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.65%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (38.96%) ITIL
2 21 (13.64%) Change Management
3 19 (12.34%) Capacity Management
3 19 (12.34%) Capacity Planning
3 19 (12.34%) Disaster Recovery
3 19 (12.34%) Problem Management
4 17 (11.04%) Migration
5 15 (9.74%) Risk Analysis
6 11 (7.14%) Project Management
7 10 (6.49%) Information Security
8 8 (5.19%) Time Management
9 7 (4.55%) Mentoring
9 7 (4.55%) Service Delivery
10 6 (3.90%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (3.25%) Data Management
12 4 (2.60%) Business Development
12 4 (2.60%) Patch Management
12 4 (2.60%) Strategic Thinking
13 3 (1.95%) Collaborative Working
13 3 (1.95%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 62 (40.26%) SQL
2 34 (22.08%) PowerShell
3 8 (5.19%) Ruby
4 4 (2.60%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.30%) VBScript
6 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (18.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (16.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 23 (14.94%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 22 (14.29%) MCSA
5 5 (3.25%) CCA
5 5 (3.25%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (3.25%) Degree
5 5 (3.25%) MCSE
6 4 (2.60%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.95%) MCTS
8 2 (1.30%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.65%) CCNA
9 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.65%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.65%) MCITP
9 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.65%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.25%) SLA
2 1 (0.65%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 97 (62.99%) Active Directory
2 58 (37.66%) Hyper-V
3 47 (30.52%) VMware ESXi
4 38 (24.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (5.84%) Microsoft App-V
5 9 (5.84%) vSphere
6 7 (4.55%) XenApp
6 7 (4.55%) XenDesktop
7 5 (3.25%) KVM
7 5 (3.25%) Terminal Services
7 5 (3.25%) XenServer
8 3 (1.95%) DFS Replication
8 3 (1.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (1.95%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.65%) NFS
10 1 (0.65%) vCloud
10 1 (0.65%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 42 (27.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 34 (22.08%) Backup Exec
3 25 (16.23%) vCenter Server
4 23 (14.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 23 (14.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 19 (12.34%) SCCM
6 13 (8.44%) SCOM
7 8 (5.19%) Puppet
8 7 (4.55%) NetBackup
9 5 (3.25%) EdgeSight
9 5 (3.25%) McAfee ePO
10 4 (2.60%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 4 (2.60%) Microsoft Intune
10 4 (2.60%) WSUS
11 3 (1.95%) Ansible
11 3 (1.95%) Nagios
11 3 (1.95%) Nessus
11 3 (1.95%) Nmap
11 3 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
12 2 (1.30%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 123 (79.87%) VMware
2 110 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 75 (48.70%) Cisco
4 43 (27.92%) Symantec
5 26 (16.88%) F5
5 26 (16.88%) Juniper
5 26 (16.88%) Veritas
6 23 (14.94%) Altiris
6 23 (14.94%) Forcepoint
7 20 (12.99%) Oracle
8 16 (10.39%) Citrix
9 13 (8.44%) Apple
10 8 (5.19%) Red Hat
10 8 (5.19%) Veeam
11 7 (4.55%) CA
11 7 (4.55%) CommVault
11 7 (4.55%) Dell
11 7 (4.55%) HP
11 7 (4.55%) Ivanti
11 7 (4.55%) NetApp