Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 191 117 105
Rank change year-on-year -74 -12 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 68 146 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.13% 2.26% 2.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.57% 8.35% 9.91%
Number of salaries quoted 61 121 221
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £72,500
South East median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33% -

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 1,489 1,748 2,371
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 24.65% 27.10% 27.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,219 1,459 1,935
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% -7.37% +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,000 £23,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £69,000 £67,750 £69,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +3.66%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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
Reading +9 25 £37,125 -14.66% 3
Bracknell -32 22 £47,500 +26.67% 4
Maidenhead -39 9 £50,000 +48.15%
Thatcham +5 2 £45,000 +55.17%
Wokingham +1 2 £36,500 -18.89%
Windsor -1 2 £51,250 +105.00%
Slough -30 2 £51,250 +36.67%
Crowthorne - 2 £45,000 -
Ascot +25 1 £34,500 -8.00% 1
Windows Server 2012
South East

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 57 (83.82%) Windows Server
3 41 (60.29%) Microsoft
4 40 (58.82%) Active Directory
5 36 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (50.00%) VMware
7 24 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 24 (35.29%) Office 365
7 24 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 23 (33.82%) Linux
9 22 (32.35%) SAN
10 21 (30.88%) Hyper-V
11 18 (26.47%) SQL Server
12 17 (25.00%) ITIL
12 17 (25.00%) Citrix
12 17 (25.00%) Cisco
12 17 (25.00%) DNS
12 17 (25.00%) Data Centre
13 15 (22.06%) Disaster Recovery
13 15 (22.06%) Red Hat
13 15 (22.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 14 (20.59%) Windows 10
14 14 (20.59%) DHCP
14 14 (20.59%) PowerShell
15 13 (19.12%) Unix
16 12 (17.65%) MS Exchange
16 12 (17.65%) HP
16 12 (17.65%) Firewall
17 11 (16.18%) Degree
17 11 (16.18%) vSphere

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 12 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 8 (11.76%) IIS
2 8 (11.76%) WebLogic
3 6 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.41%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.94%) Apache
6 2 (2.94%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (13.24%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 24 (35.29%) Office 365
2 9 (13.24%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (7.35%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (5.88%) IaaS
4 4 (5.88%) PaaS
5 2 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.94%) G Suite
5 2 (2.94%) GitHub
5 2 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.94%) Mimecast
6 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (32.35%) SAN
2 17 (25.00%) DNS
3 14 (20.59%) DHCP
4 12 (17.65%) Firewall
5 8 (11.76%) TCP/IP
6 7 (10.29%) Unified Communications
7 6 (8.82%) Remote Desktop
8 5 (7.35%) VLAN
8 5 (7.35%) Wireless
9 4 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (5.88%) Internet
9 4 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (5.88%) Skype
10 3 (4.41%) BIG-IP
10 3 (4.41%) NAS
10 3 (4.41%) Network Security
10 3 (4.41%) SSL
11 2 (2.94%) iSCSI
11 2 (2.94%) SNMP
11 2 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.88%) Qlik Sense
3 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.94%) Cosmos DB
4 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (2.94%) PowerCenter
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (5.88%) Legal
2 3 (4.41%) Finance
3 2 (2.94%) Billing
3 2 (2.94%) Law
3 2 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (20.59%) Support Engineer
3 12 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
4 11 (16.18%) Analyst
5 8 (11.76%) IT Engineer
5 8 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Applications Support
6 5 (7.35%) IT Support
7 4 (5.88%) Applications Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Applications Support Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Consultant
8 3 (4.41%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.82%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (14.71%) Clustering
3 9 (13.24%) Management Information System
4 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (8.82%) PKI
6 5 (7.35%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (5.88%) NHS
7 4 (5.88%) Public Cloud
8 2 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (2.94%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.47%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (1.47%) iPhone
9 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 57 (83.82%) Windows Server
3 36 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (33.82%) Linux
5 14 (20.59%) Windows 10
6 13 (19.12%) Unix
7 10 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (14.71%) Windows 7
8 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (5.88%) SUSE
10 3 (4.41%) AIX
10 3 (4.41%) Windows 8
11 2 (2.94%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (2.94%) Ubuntu
11 2 (2.94%) Windows NT
11 2 (2.94%) Windows Phone
12 1 (1.47%) Android
12 1 (1.47%) Windows Vista
12 1 (1.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.00%) ITIL
2 15 (22.06%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (22.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 9 (13.24%) Service Delivery
4 8 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 8 (11.76%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 7 (10.29%) Load Balancing
5 7 (10.29%) Migration
6 6 (8.82%) Project Management
6 6 (8.82%) Security Patching
6 6 (8.82%) Task Automation
6 6 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (7.35%) CRM
7 5 (7.35%) Presales
7 5 (7.35%) Validation
8 4 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.88%) Change Management
8 4 (5.88%) Incident Management
8 4 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (5.88%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.59%) PowerShell
2 8 (11.76%) Python
2 8 (11.76%) SQL
3 6 (8.82%) C
3 6 (8.82%) C++
3 6 (8.82%) Java
3 6 (8.82%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.82%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (16.18%) Degree
2 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (13.24%) MCSE
4 7 (10.29%) MCSA
5 6 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (5.88%) SC Cleared
6 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
7 3 (4.41%) CCNA
7 3 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (4.41%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (4.41%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.94%) AWS Certification
8 2 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (2.94%) MCITP
8 2 (2.94%) MCP
8 2 (2.94%) RHCE
8 2 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.47%) CCNP
9 1 (1.47%) DBS Check
9 1 (1.47%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.76%) SLA
2 2 (2.94%) COBIT
2 2 (2.94%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.47%) GDPR
System Software
1 40 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 24 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (30.88%) Hyper-V
4 11 (16.18%) vSphere
5 10 (14.71%) XenApp
5 10 (14.71%) XenDesktop
6 8 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (4.41%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (2.94%) Docker
9 2 (2.94%) KVM
9 2 (2.94%) NFS
9 2 (2.94%) vCloud
10 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.47%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (11.76%) Microsoft Clustering
2 7 (10.29%) NetBackup
2 7 (10.29%) SCCM
3 6 (8.82%) Backup Exec
3 6 (8.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (8.82%) vCenter Server
4 5 (7.35%) SCOM
5 4 (5.88%) AirWatch
5 4 (5.88%) WSUS
6 3 (4.41%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (4.41%) SCOrch
7 2 (2.94%) Ansible
7 2 (2.94%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (2.94%) Puppet
7 2 (2.94%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (1.47%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 41 (60.29%) Microsoft
2 34 (50.00%) VMware
3 17 (25.00%) Cisco
3 17 (25.00%) Citrix
4 15 (22.06%) Red Hat
5 12 (17.65%) HP
6 10 (14.71%) Oracle
7 8 (11.76%) Veritas
8 6 (8.82%) Dell
8 6 (8.82%) EMC
8 6 (8.82%) Google
8 6 (8.82%) Informatica
8 6 (8.82%) Riverbed
9 5 (7.35%) NetApp
9 5 (7.35%) Veeam
10 4 (5.88%) Altiris
10 4 (5.88%) Dot Hill
10 4 (5.88%) F5
10 4 (5.88%) Symantec
11 3 (4.41%) Wyse