Period
to 10 December 2017

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

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 102 111
Rank change year-on-year -23 +9 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 142 235 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.23% 2.78% 2.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.20% 9.99% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 119 221 257
Berkshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £23,900 £28,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £72,500 £56,000
South East median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -13.33% - +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 Berkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1731 2353 2830
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 27.14% 27.88% 25.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1447 1919 2445
Berkshire median annual salary £43,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.47% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £23,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year -5.88% +4.29% +1.88%

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 10 December 2017.

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 10 December 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
Bracknell +30 47 £37,500 -28.57% 1
Slough -4 28 £37,500 +2.74%
Reading -33 25 £43,500 -6.45% 1
Wokingham +10 15 £45,000 +80.00% 3
Maidenhead -11 9 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Thatcham - 2 £29,000 -
Windsor +11 1 £25,000 -53.70%
Ascot -30 1 £37,500 -6.25%
Windows Server 2012
South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 142 (100.00%) Windows
2 127 (89.44%) Windows Server
3 103 (72.54%) Microsoft
4 102 (71.83%) VMware
5 94 (66.20%) Active Directory
6 85 (59.86%) SQL Server
7 73 (51.41%) Cisco
8 68 (47.89%) MS Exchange
9 61 (42.96%) Windows Server 2008
10 54 (38.03%) SQL
11 48 (33.80%) Hyper-V
12 47 (33.10%) Exchange Server 2010
13 46 (32.39%) VMware ESXi
14 39 (27.46%) Microsoft Azure
15 38 (26.76%) Windows 10
15 38 (26.76%) ITIL
15 38 (26.76%) Symantec
16 37 (26.06%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
17 36 (25.35%) Windows 7
18 35 (24.65%) Office 365
18 35 (24.65%) VMware Infrastructure
19 33 (23.24%) IIS
19 33 (23.24%) F5
20 32 (22.54%) Juniper
20 32 (22.54%) DNS
21 31 (21.83%) Firewall
21 31 (21.83%) Backup Exec
22 30 (21.13%) Exchange Server 2013
23 29 (20.42%) Clustering
24 28 (19.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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 68 (47.89%) MS Exchange
2 47 (33.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (23.24%) IIS
4 30 (21.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 16 (11.27%) SharePoint
6 12 (8.45%) Apache
7 7 (4.93%) Skype for Business
8 5 (3.52%) Tomcat
9 3 (2.11%) Confluence
9 3 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (2.11%) WebLogic
10 2 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.41%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.70%) Site Server
Applications
1 28 (19.72%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.70%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 39 (27.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (24.65%) Office 365
3 10 (7.04%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.11%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.41%) IaaS
6 1 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.70%) G Suite
6 1 (0.70%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (22.54%) DNS
2 31 (21.83%) Firewall
3 28 (19.72%) DHCP
4 27 (19.01%) TCP/IP
5 22 (15.49%) SAN
6 17 (11.97%) WAN
7 15 (10.56%) LAN
8 14 (9.86%) VPN
9 11 (7.75%) Internet
9 11 (7.75%) VLAN
10 10 (7.04%) Remote Desktop
11 9 (6.34%) Intranet
12 8 (5.63%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (5.63%) iSCSI
13 7 (4.93%) MPLS
13 7 (4.93%) NetScaler
13 7 (4.93%) Wireshark
14 5 (3.52%) BGP
14 5 (3.52%) Cisco PIX
14 5 (3.52%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (59.86%) SQL Server
2 27 (19.01%) SQL Server 2012
3 23 (16.20%) SQL Server 2014
4 18 (12.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (4.23%) MySQL
6 5 (3.52%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.52%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.11%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.11%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.11%) JIRA
1 3 (2.11%) TeamCity
1 3 (2.11%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (14.08%) Marketing
2 17 (11.97%) Telecoms
3 15 (10.56%) Finance
4 11 (7.75%) Electronics
4 11 (7.75%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.52%) Back Office
6 2 (1.41%) Advertising
7 1 (0.70%) Automotive
7 1 (0.70%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 65 (45.77%) Support Engineer
2 44 (30.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 25 (17.61%) IT Engineer
4 24 (16.90%) Analyst
4 24 (16.90%) Infrastructure Support
4 24 (16.90%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 20 (14.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 19 (13.38%) IT Support
6 19 (13.38%) VMware Engineer
7 18 (12.68%) IT Support Engineer
7 18 (12.68%) Technical Support
7 18 (12.68%) Technical Support Engineer
8 16 (11.27%) 2nd Line Support
8 16 (11.27%) Technical Engineer
9 14 (9.86%) 3rd Line Support
9 14 (9.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 14 (9.86%) VMware Support Engineer
9 14 (9.86%) Windows Engineer
10 13 (9.15%) Support Analyst
11 12 (8.45%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.34%) WCF
2 5 (3.52%) .NET
3 3 (2.11%) Java SE
4 1 (0.70%) LAMP
4 1 (0.70%) PRADO
Miscellaneous
1 29 (20.42%) Clustering
2 10 (7.04%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.52%) Replication
4 3 (2.11%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.41%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.41%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.70%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.70%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.70%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.70%) Handset
6 1 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Licensing
6 1 (0.70%) User Experience
6 1 (0.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 142 (100.00%) Windows
2 127 (89.44%) Windows Server
3 61 (42.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 38 (26.76%) Windows 10
5 36 (25.35%) Windows 7
6 26 (18.31%) Windows 8
7 19 (13.38%) Linux
7 19 (13.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (4.93%) Ubuntu
9 6 (4.23%) CentOS
10 4 (2.82%) Unix
10 4 (2.82%) Windows XP
11 3 (2.11%) Apple iOS
11 3 (2.11%) Kali Linux
11 3 (2.11%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.41%) Android
12 2 (1.41%) Debian
12 2 (1.41%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.41%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (26.76%) ITIL
2 17 (11.97%) Change Management
3 13 (9.15%) Capacity Management
3 13 (9.15%) Capacity Planning
4 12 (8.45%) Presales
5 11 (7.75%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (7.75%) Digital Marketing
5 11 (7.75%) Programme Management
6 10 (7.04%) Project Management
6 10 (7.04%) Time Management
7 9 (6.34%) Mentoring
8 8 (5.63%) DevOps
8 8 (5.63%) Process Management
8 8 (5.63%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (5.63%) System Testing
9 7 (4.93%) Migration
10 6 (4.23%) Service Delivery
11 5 (3.52%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (2.82%) CRM
12 4 (2.82%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (38.03%) SQL
2 15 (10.56%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.11%) Java
3 3 (2.11%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.70%) Ruby
4 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (19.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 24 (16.90%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 15 (10.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (9.86%) Degree
5 9 (6.34%) MCSA
6 7 (4.93%) CCNA
6 7 (4.93%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (3.52%) MCSE
8 4 (2.82%) CCA
8 4 (2.82%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.41%) AWS Certification
9 2 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (1.41%) MCP
9 2 (1.41%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.70%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.70%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.45%) SLA
2 5 (3.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.11%) ISO 22301
3 3 (2.11%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 94 (66.20%) Active Directory
2 48 (33.80%) Hyper-V
3 46 (32.39%) VMware ESXi
4 35 (24.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (11.27%) Virtual Machines
6 12 (8.45%) XenApp
7 9 (6.34%) Terminal Services
7 9 (6.34%) XenServer
8 8 (5.63%) KVM
8 8 (5.63%) vSphere
9 7 (4.93%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (4.93%) XenDesktop
10 5 (3.52%) VMware Workstation
11 3 (2.11%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.70%) Firmware
12 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.70%) NFS
12 1 (0.70%) vCloud
12 1 (0.70%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 37 (26.06%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 31 (21.83%) Backup Exec
3 25 (17.61%) vCenter Server
4 24 (16.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 24 (16.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 14 (9.86%) SCCM
6 11 (7.75%) SCOM
6 11 (7.75%) WSUS
7 5 (3.52%) McAfee ePO
7 5 (3.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 5 (3.52%) Microsoft Intune
7 5 (3.52%) SCVMM
7 5 (3.52%) ZABBIX
8 4 (2.82%) EdgeSight
8 4 (2.82%) Puppet
9 3 (2.11%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (2.11%) Nessus
9 3 (2.11%) Nmap
9 3 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (2.11%) WMI
Vendors
1 103 (72.54%) Microsoft
2 102 (71.83%) VMware
3 73 (51.41%) Cisco
4 38 (26.76%) Symantec
5 33 (23.24%) F5
6 32 (22.54%) Juniper
7 27 (19.01%) Veritas
8 24 (16.90%) Altiris
8 24 (16.90%) Forcepoint
9 21 (14.79%) Citrix
10 13 (9.15%) SAP
11 10 (7.04%) Apple
11 10 (7.04%) McAfee
12 8 (5.63%) NetApp
12 8 (5.63%) Veeam
13 7 (4.93%) AppSense
13 7 (4.93%) Oracle
14 6 (4.23%) EMC
14 6 (4.23%) HP
15 5 (3.52%) Dell