Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 112 116
Rank change year-on-year -14 +4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 140 236 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.28% 2.72% 2.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.25% 9.62% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 119 223 247
Berkshire median annual salary £37,500 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.71% +12.00% -11.76%
10th Percentile £22,700 £26,600 £22,050
90th Percentile £52,750 £72,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -7.89% +1.33% +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 1697 2452 2797
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 27.68% 28.23% 26.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1421 2010 2303
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £23,750 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,875 £67,500
South East median annual salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.71% +6.25% +1.27%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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
Slough +11 35 £42,500 +16.44%
Reading -6 33 £45,000 - 1
Bracknell +11 31 £33,750 -35.71%
Wokingham +12 10 £33,500 -4.29%
Maidenhead -9 10 £35,558 -5.18%
Thatcham -1 2 £29,000 -44.76%
Windsor -6 1 £25,000 -50.98%
Newbury -10 1 £35,000 -17.65% 1
Ascot - 1 £37,500 -
Windows Server 2012
South East

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 140 (100.00%) Windows
2 109 (77.86%) Windows Server
3 96 (68.57%) VMware
4 94 (67.14%) Microsoft
5 92 (65.71%) Active Directory
6 81 (57.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 78 (55.71%) SQL Server
8 60 (42.86%) Cisco
9 55 (39.29%) MS Exchange
10 50 (35.71%) DNS
11 48 (34.29%) SQL
11 48 (34.29%) Hyper-V
12 45 (32.14%) Firewall
13 41 (29.29%) VMware Infrastructure
14 37 (26.43%) Office 365
14 37 (26.43%) DHCP
15 35 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
16 34 (24.29%) Exchange Server 2010
16 34 (24.29%) TCP/IP
17 32 (22.86%) F5
18 31 (22.14%) Windows 7
18 31 (22.14%) Windows 10
18 31 (22.14%) IIS
18 31 (22.14%) Windows Server 2003
18 31 (22.14%) Backup Exec
19 29 (20.71%) SQL Server 2008
20 28 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
20 28 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
20 28 (20.00%) Citrix
20 28 (20.00%) SAN

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 55 (39.29%) MS Exchange
2 34 (24.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (22.14%) IIS
4 25 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 18 (12.86%) SharePoint
6 14 (10.00%) Apache
7 12 (8.57%) Tomcat
8 10 (7.14%) Skype for Business
9 5 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.71%) Confluence
12 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.71%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 25 (17.86%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.71%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 37 (26.43%) Office 365
2 28 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (9.29%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.86%) SaaS
5 3 (2.14%) IaaS
6 1 (0.71%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 50 (35.71%) DNS
2 45 (32.14%) Firewall
3 37 (26.43%) DHCP
4 34 (24.29%) TCP/IP
5 28 (20.00%) SAN
6 19 (13.57%) VPN
7 18 (12.86%) LAN
7 18 (12.86%) WAN
8 17 (12.14%) VLAN
9 16 (11.43%) Remote Desktop
10 14 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (10.00%) MPLS
11 13 (9.29%) Internet
12 12 (8.57%) Cisco PIX
13 11 (7.86%) iSCSI
14 10 (7.14%) Intranet
15 7 (5.00%) Skype
16 6 (4.29%) SMTP
17 5 (3.57%) BGP
17 5 (3.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (55.71%) SQL Server
2 29 (20.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (11.43%) SQL Server 2014
5 15 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (9.29%) MySQL
7 3 (2.14%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.71%) DB2
8 1 (0.71%) Informix
8 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.71%) JIRA
1 1 (0.71%) TeamCity
1 1 (0.71%) Vagrant
1 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (16.43%) Telecoms
2 22 (15.71%) Marketing
3 19 (13.57%) Finance
4 17 (12.14%) Electronics
4 17 (12.14%) Manufacturing
5 13 (9.29%) Back Office
6 1 (0.71%) Advertising
6 1 (0.71%) Automotive
6 1 (0.71%) Front Office
6 1 (0.71%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 58 (41.43%) Support Engineer
2 36 (25.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 29 (20.71%) Analyst
4 27 (19.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 19 (13.57%) Administrator
5 19 (13.57%) IT Engineer
5 19 (13.57%) Systems Administrator
6 18 (12.86%) Infrastructure Support
6 18 (12.86%) Support Analyst
7 17 (12.14%) 3rd Line Support
7 17 (12.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 17 (12.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 17 (12.14%) Technical Support
7 17 (12.14%) Technical Support Engineer
8 15 (10.71%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (10.71%) IT Support
9 14 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
9 14 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
10 13 (9.29%) Linux Administrator
10 13 (9.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.14%) WCF
2 5 (3.57%) .NET
3 3 (2.14%) Java SE
4 2 (1.43%) Web Services
5 1 (0.71%) CSS
5 1 (0.71%) HTML
5 1 (0.71%) LAMP
5 1 (0.71%) PRADO
5 1 (0.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.57%) Clustering
2 13 (9.29%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.57%) Replication
4 3 (2.14%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.43%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.43%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.71%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.71%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.71%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.71%) iPad
6 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.71%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 140 (100.00%) Windows
2 109 (77.86%) Windows Server
3 81 (57.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (22.14%) Windows 10
4 31 (22.14%) Windows 7
4 31 (22.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (19.29%) Linux
6 24 (17.14%) Windows 8
7 7 (5.00%) CentOS
8 6 (4.29%) Ubuntu
8 6 (4.29%) Windows XP
9 4 (2.86%) Apple iOS
10 3 (2.14%) Android
10 3 (2.14%) Mac OS X
10 3 (2.14%) Unix
11 2 (1.43%) Debian
11 2 (1.43%) Mac OS
11 2 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.43%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.71%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (17.86%) ITIL
2 18 (12.86%) Mentoring
3 17 (12.14%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (12.14%) Digital Marketing
3 17 (12.14%) Programme Management
4 13 (9.29%) Presales
5 12 (8.57%) Change Management
5 12 (8.57%) Time Management
6 11 (7.86%) DevOps
7 9 (6.43%) Process Management
7 9 (6.43%) System Testing
8 8 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (5.00%) Infrastructure Management
9 7 (5.00%) Project Management
10 5 (3.57%) Capacity Management
10 5 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (2.86%) Business Development
11 4 (2.86%) Customer Requirements
11 4 (2.86%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 48 (34.29%) SQL
2 8 (5.71%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.86%) Java
4 3 (2.14%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.43%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.71%) C#
6 1 (0.71%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.71%) Perl
6 1 (0.71%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.71%) Python
6 1 (0.71%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (15.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 18 (12.86%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 16 (11.43%) Degree
4 14 (10.00%) CCNA
4 14 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (4.29%) MCSA
7 5 (3.57%) MCSE
8 4 (2.86%) CCA
8 4 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (2.86%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (1.43%) MCP
10 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.71%) HND
10 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.14%) SLA
2 4 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.14%) ISO 22301
3 3 (2.14%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 92 (65.71%) Active Directory
2 48 (34.29%) Hyper-V
3 41 (29.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
5 20 (14.29%) XenApp
6 18 (12.86%) Virtual Machines
7 16 (11.43%) Terminal Services
7 16 (11.43%) XenServer
8 12 (8.57%) KVM
8 12 (8.57%) VMware Workstation
9 11 (7.86%) vSphere
10 7 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (5.00%) XenDesktop
11 2 (1.43%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.71%) Firmware
12 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.71%) NFS
12 1 (0.71%) vCloud
12 1 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.71%) Xen
Systems Management
1 31 (22.14%) Backup Exec
2 26 (18.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 21 (15.00%) WSUS
4 20 (14.29%) vCenter Server
5 18 (12.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 18 (12.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 14 (10.00%) SCCM
7 12 (8.57%) ZABBIX
8 8 (5.71%) SCOM
9 6 (4.29%) SCVMM
10 5 (3.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 4 (2.86%) EdgeSight
11 4 (2.86%) NetBackup
12 3 (2.14%) Failover Clustering
12 3 (2.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 3 (2.14%) FortiGate
12 3 (2.14%) McAfee ePO
12 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Intune
12 3 (2.14%) SCOrch
12 3 (2.14%) vMotion
Vendors
1 96 (68.57%) VMware
2 94 (67.14%) Microsoft
3 60 (42.86%) Cisco
4 32 (22.86%) F5
5 28 (20.00%) Citrix
6 27 (19.29%) Symantec
7 26 (18.57%) Juniper
8 21 (15.00%) Veritas
9 19 (13.57%) SAP
10 18 (12.86%) Altiris
10 18 (12.86%) Forcepoint
10 18 (12.86%) McAfee
11 16 (11.43%) Veeam
12 14 (10.00%) HP
13 11 (7.86%) Dell
13 11 (7.86%) NetApp
14 10 (7.14%) EMC
15 9 (6.43%) CheckPoint
16 7 (5.00%) AppSense
16 7 (5.00%) Red Hat