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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 87 93
Rank change year-on-year -3 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 93 130 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.81% 2.91% 2.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.69% 9.97% 11.55%
Number of salaries quoted 84 122 141
Median salary £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Windows Server 2012 is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 960 1304 1290
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 29.02% 29.19% 25.01%
Number of salaries quoted 801 1133 990
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Windows Server 2012 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 22 June 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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +22 34 £45,000 - 4
Slough +17 26 £45,000 +11.80% 2
Maidenhead +4 10 £35,558 -5.18%
Wokingham +19 8 £37,750 +7.85%
Bracknell -2 4 £42,500 -1.16% 3
Thatcham -1 3 £31,500 -40.00%
Newbury -2 1 £35,000 -30.00%
Windows Server 2012
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 211 (100.00%) Windows
2 168 (79.62%) Windows Server
3 152 (72.04%) Active Directory
4 147 (69.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 134 (63.51%) Microsoft
6 110 (52.13%) VMware
7 98 (46.45%) DNS
8 87 (41.23%) Hyper-V
9 86 (40.76%) SQL Server
10 69 (32.70%) Firewall
11 68 (32.23%) MS Exchange
12 66 (31.28%) SAN
13 64 (30.33%) Cisco
14 61 (28.91%) VMware Infrastructure
14 61 (28.91%) Office 365
15 59 (27.96%) DHCP
16 51 (24.17%) Linux
17 42 (19.91%) Amazon AWS
18 40 (18.96%) High Availability
18 40 (18.96%) SQL
19 38 (18.01%) VMware ESXi
19 38 (18.01%) SQL Server 2012
20 37 (17.54%) Microsoft Azure
21 36 (17.06%) TCP/IP
21 36 (17.06%) VPN
22 35 (16.59%) Windows Server 2003
23 34 (16.11%) HP
23 34 (16.11%) Exchange Server 2013
24 33 (15.64%) Exchange Server 2010
25 32 (15.17%) NetApp

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 (32.23%) MS Exchange
2 34 (16.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 33 (15.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 32 (15.17%) IIS
5 22 (10.43%) Apache
6 19 (9.00%) SharePoint
7 18 (8.53%) Skype for Business
8 14 (6.64%) Tomcat
9 13 (6.16%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (3.32%) Apache Solr
10 7 (3.32%) nginx
11 6 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (1.42%) JBoss
12 3 (1.42%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.95%) GroupWise
13 2 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.47%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.47%) MS Project Server
14 1 (0.47%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (6.64%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (6.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.47%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.47%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 61 (28.91%) Office 365
2 42 (19.91%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (17.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (5.69%) IaaS
5 10 (4.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 8 (3.79%) SaaS
7 7 (3.32%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (3.32%) Amazon ELB
7 7 (3.32%) Amazon S3
7 7 (3.32%) Google App Engine
7 7 (3.32%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (3.32%) PaaS
8 6 (2.84%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.95%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.47%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 98 (46.45%) DNS
2 69 (32.70%) Firewall
3 66 (31.28%) SAN
4 59 (27.96%) DHCP
5 36 (17.06%) TCP/IP
5 36 (17.06%) VPN
6 30 (14.22%) WAN
7 29 (13.74%) VLAN
8 27 (12.80%) LAN
9 26 (12.32%) Cisco ASA
10 25 (11.85%) NAS
11 21 (9.95%) Network Security
12 18 (8.53%) Cisco PIX
13 17 (8.06%) MPLS
13 17 (8.06%) Remote Desktop
14 16 (7.58%) Cisco Nexus
15 15 (7.11%) Internet
15 15 (7.11%) VoIP
16 14 (6.64%) SMTP
17 11 (5.21%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (40.76%) SQL Server
2 38 (18.01%) SQL Server 2012
3 30 (14.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (10.43%) MySQL
5 14 (6.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 14 (6.64%) SQL Server 2014
6 11 (5.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (5.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (4.74%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (3.32%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (3.32%) MongoDB
9 6 (2.84%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.42%) Big Data
11 2 (0.95%) InfluxDB
11 2 (0.95%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.47%) DB2
12 1 (0.47%) Informix
Development Applications
1 11 (5.21%) WinDbg
2 7 (3.32%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.32%) Jenkins
2 7 (3.32%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 23 (10.90%) Back Office
1 23 (10.90%) Finance
2 14 (6.64%) Manufacturing
3 13 (6.16%) Electronics
3 13 (6.16%) Marketing
3 13 (6.16%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.90%) Games
5 2 (0.95%) Legal
5 2 (0.95%) Publishing
6 1 (0.47%) Banking
6 1 (0.47%) Front Office
6 1 (0.47%) German Language
Job Titles
1 63 (29.86%) Support Engineer
2 55 (26.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 31 (14.69%) Windows Engineer
4 27 (12.80%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 23 (10.90%) Technical Engineer
5 23 (10.90%) Technical Support
6 22 (10.43%) Analyst
6 22 (10.43%) Technical Support Engineer
7 21 (9.95%) IT Engineer
8 20 (9.48%) Administrator
8 20 (9.48%) Systems Administrator
9 19 (9.00%) 3rd Line Support
9 19 (9.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 18 (8.53%) Cloud Engineer
10 18 (8.53%) Infrastructure Support
11 17 (8.06%) Support Analyst
12 16 (7.58%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 16 (7.58%) Windows Support Engineer
13 15 (7.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 15 (7.11%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.64%) Web Services
2 7 (3.32%) Elastic Stack
2 7 (3.32%) Kafka
2 7 (3.32%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (2.84%) .NET
3 6 (2.84%) ZeroMQ
4 4 (1.90%) CSS
4 4 (1.90%) HTML
4 4 (1.90%) WCF
4 4 (1.90%) XML
5 1 (0.47%) CSS3
5 1 (0.47%) HTML5
5 1 (0.47%) J2EE
5 1 (0.47%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.37%) Clustering
2 17 (8.06%) Data Centre
3 13 (6.16%) Driving Licence
4 8 (3.79%) FlexPod
4 8 (3.79%) Public Cloud
5 6 (2.84%) User Experience
6 5 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.37%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.42%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (1.42%) iPad
8 2 (0.95%) Chip and PIN
8 2 (0.95%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.95%) PKI
8 2 (0.95%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.47%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.47%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 211 (100.00%) Windows
2 168 (79.62%) Windows Server
3 147 (69.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 51 (24.17%) Linux
5 35 (16.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (11.85%) Windows 7
7 17 (8.06%) CentOS
8 16 (7.58%) Windows 10
9 9 (4.27%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.90%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.42%) Android
11 3 (1.42%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.95%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.95%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.95%) NetWare
12 2 (0.95%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.95%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.47%) AIX
13 1 (0.47%) Debian
13 1 (0.47%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (18.96%) High Availability
2 32 (15.17%) ITIL
3 19 (9.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 16 (7.58%) Mentoring
5 13 (6.16%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (6.16%) DevOps
5 13 (6.16%) Digital Marketing
5 13 (6.16%) Programme Management
6 12 (5.69%) Data Management
7 11 (5.21%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (5.21%) Time Management
8 9 (4.27%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (3.79%) Configuration Management
9 8 (3.79%) Identity Management
9 8 (3.79%) Presales
10 7 (3.32%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (3.32%) Microservices
10 7 (3.32%) Migration
10 7 (3.32%) SIEM
11 6 (2.84%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 40 (18.96%) SQL
2 24 (11.37%) PowerShell
3 12 (5.69%) VBScript
4 6 (2.84%) C
5 5 (2.37%) Java
6 4 (1.90%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.42%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.95%) C#
8 2 (0.95%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.95%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.47%) Perl
9 1 (0.47%) Python
9 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (13.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (11.85%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (10.43%) MCSE
4 16 (7.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (6.64%) CCNA
6 11 (5.21%) CCNP
6 11 (5.21%) CCVP
7 9 (4.27%) MCSA
8 6 (2.84%) CEH
8 6 (2.84%) CISSP
8 6 (2.84%) Degree
8 6 (2.84%) GCIA
8 6 (2.84%) MCITP
9 5 (2.37%) CCSP
9 5 (2.37%) Security Cleared
10 4 (1.90%) CCA
10 4 (1.90%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (1.90%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (1.42%) DBS Check
11 3 (1.42%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.48%) SLA
2 12 (5.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (5.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 152 (72.04%) Active Directory
2 87 (41.23%) Hyper-V
3 61 (28.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 38 (18.01%) VMware ESXi
5 26 (12.32%) XenApp
6 21 (9.95%) vSphere
7 15 (7.11%) Terminal Services
7 15 (7.11%) XenServer
8 12 (5.69%) Virtual Machines
9 11 (5.21%) ISA Server
9 11 (5.21%) KVM
9 11 (5.21%) VMware Workstation
10 7 (3.32%) Docker
10 7 (3.32%) Varnish
11 4 (1.90%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (1.90%) vCloud
11 4 (1.90%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.95%) NDS
12 2 (0.95%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.47%) NFS
Systems Management
1 30 (14.22%) SCCM
2 27 (12.80%) Backup Exec
3 24 (11.37%) WSUS
4 18 (8.53%) SCOM
4 18 (8.53%) ZABBIX
5 13 (6.16%) NetBackup
6 10 (4.74%) Puppet
6 10 (4.74%) SCVMM
7 9 (4.27%) Kibana
8 8 (3.79%) HP Data Protector
9 7 (3.32%) HAProxy
9 7 (3.32%) logstash
9 7 (3.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 6 (2.84%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (2.84%) vCenter Server
11 4 (1.90%) EdgeSight
11 4 (1.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 4 (1.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 3 (1.42%) EMC NetWorker
12 3 (1.42%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 134 (63.51%) Microsoft
2 110 (52.13%) VMware
3 64 (30.33%) Cisco
4 34 (16.11%) HP
5 32 (15.17%) NetApp
6 30 (14.22%) Dell
7 29 (13.74%) Citrix
8 25 (11.85%) Veeam
9 21 (9.95%) EMC
10 16 (7.58%) F5
11 15 (7.11%) McAfee
12 14 (6.64%) SAP
12 14 (6.64%) Veritas
13 13 (6.16%) CheckPoint
13 13 (6.16%) CommVault
14 12 (5.69%) arcserve
15 10 (4.74%) Juniper
16 8 (3.79%) Symantec
17 7 (3.32%) Apple
17 7 (3.32%) New Relic
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lightfoot Solutions Group Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Slough and Eton School
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum , fringe
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: benefiits + training+ progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IDOX plc
Salary: £Competitive with good corporate benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Competitive Market Salary + Full Company Benefits Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Slough
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago