Period
to 25 January 2020

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 25 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 175 178 118
Rank change year-on-year +3 -60 -18
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 48 70 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.96% 1.24% 2.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.39% 5.05% 8.65%
Number of salaries quoted 44 59 131
Berkshire median annual salary £41,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.78% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,750 £31,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £61,375 £54,250 £57,500
South East median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -13.33% +15.38% -18.75%

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 1,094 1,387 1,816
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 21.82% 24.47% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 871 1,142 1,526
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -2.70%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,925 £72,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% -3.53%

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 25 January 2020.

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 25 January 2020. 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 +1 27 £50,000 +33.33% 9
Ascot -5 8 £34,317 -0.53%
Maidenhead +30 5 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Slough +32 4 £31,500 -40.00% 1
Wokingham +2 2 £25,000 -47.37%
Newbury - 1 - - 1
Windows Server 2012
South East

For the 6 months to 25 January 2020, 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 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 30 (62.50%) Office 365
4 28 (58.33%) VMware
5 26 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 22 (45.83%) MS Exchange
7 21 (43.75%) Hyper-V
8 20 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 19 (39.58%) Azure
9 19 (39.58%) Microsoft
10 17 (35.42%) Cisco
11 16 (33.33%) Firewall
12 15 (31.25%) VoIP
13 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
14 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (20.83%) SAN
15 10 (20.83%) ITIL
15 10 (20.83%) Windows 10
16 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
17 8 (16.67%) NAS
17 8 (16.67%) AWS
17 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
17 8 (16.67%) Active Directory
18 7 (14.58%) Web Services
18 7 (14.58%) Linux
18 7 (14.58%) Migration
18 7 (14.58%) Mimecast
18 7 (14.58%) Project Delivery
19 6 (12.50%) Citrix
19 6 (12.50%) DHCP

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 22 (45.83%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.33%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.08%) IIS
4 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 30 (62.50%) Office 365
2 19 (39.58%) Azure
3 8 (16.67%) AWS
4 7 (14.58%) Mimecast
5 4 (8.33%) Amazon ECS
5 4 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (8.33%) GCP
5 4 (8.33%) GitHub
5 4 (8.33%) OpenShift
6 2 (4.17%) IaaS
6 2 (4.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (33.33%) Firewall
2 15 (31.25%) VoIP
3 10 (20.83%) SAN
4 8 (16.67%) NAS
5 6 (12.50%) DHCP
5 6 (12.50%) DNS
6 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.17%) VPN
8 1 (2.08%) Converged Networks
8 1 (2.08%) Internet
8 1 (2.08%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.08%) Skype
8 1 (2.08%) WAN
8 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.17%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) GitLab
1 4 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 4 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (10.42%) Retail
2 3 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (27.08%) Support Engineer
2 12 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (20.83%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 10 (20.83%) 3rd Line Support
3 10 (20.83%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 9 (18.75%) IT Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) IT Support
6 4 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) IT Support Technician
6 4 (8.33%) IT Technician
6 4 (8.33%) Lead DevOps
6 4 (8.33%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Support Technician
6 4 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Azure Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Project Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) Web Services
2 3 (6.25%) SAP Basis
3 1 (2.08%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) NHS
2 4 (8.33%) Clustering
3 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.08%) PKI
4 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (20.83%) Windows 10
4 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (14.58%) Linux
6 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
8 3 (6.25%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.08%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.83%) ITIL
4 7 (14.58%) Migration
4 7 (14.58%) Project Delivery
5 5 (10.42%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 5 (10.42%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 5 (10.42%) ITSM
5 5 (10.42%) Service Management
6 4 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 4 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (8.33%) Deployment Automation
6 4 (8.33%) DevOps
6 4 (8.33%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (8.33%) Waterfall
7 3 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (6.25%) Process Improvement
7 3 (6.25%) Web SSO
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 4 (8.33%) Python
3 3 (6.25%) ABAP
3 3 (6.25%) Java
3 3 (6.25%) SQL
4 1 (2.08%) C
4 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) MCSE
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.25%) Degree
4 2 (4.17%) MCP
5 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.08%) MCSA
5 1 (2.08%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) GDPR
System Software
1 26 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (43.75%) Hyper-V
3 8 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 5 (10.42%) XenApp
5 4 (8.33%) Docker
6 3 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (4.17%) vSphere
8 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (2.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (12.50%) SCCM
2 5 (10.42%) NetBackup
3 4 (8.33%) Ansible
3 4 (8.33%) Kubernetes
3 4 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (8.33%) Packer
3 4 (8.33%) Puppet
3 4 (8.33%) Terraform
4 3 (6.25%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (6.25%) SCOM
4 3 (6.25%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (2.08%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (2.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (58.33%) VMware
2 19 (39.58%) Microsoft
3 17 (35.42%) Cisco
4 6 (12.50%) Citrix
5 5 (10.42%) HP
5 5 (10.42%) Oracle
5 5 (10.42%) Veritas
6 4 (8.33%) Google
6 4 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 4 (8.33%) Veeam
7 3 (6.25%) SAP
8 2 (4.17%) Dell
9 1 (2.08%) EMC
9 1 (2.08%) IBM
9 1 (2.08%) NetApp
9 1 (2.08%) Sophos