Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 118 110
Rank change year-on-year -49 -8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 100 153 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.54% 2.45% 2.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.01% 8.69% 9.69%
Number of salaries quoted 87 136 238
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £38,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -10.59% +13.33%
10th Percentile £25,300 £24,000 £27,475
90th Percentile £68,000 £55,000 £67,875
South East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - -10.26% +4.00%

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 1,665 1,760 2,508
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 25.59% 28.17% 28.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,401 1,471 2,118
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +6.25%

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 September 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 25 September 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 -3 31 £36,750 -18.33% 2
Bracknell -13 29 £47,500 +46.15% 3
Maidenhead -28 17 £52,500 +56.18%
Slough -22 14 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Wokingham -12 3 £26,000 -31.13%
Thatcham +10 1 £45,000 +46.34%
Windsor -9 1 £52,500 +110.00% 1
Windows Server 2012
South East

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 100 (100.00%) Windows
2 87 (87.00%) Windows Server
3 69 (69.00%) Active Directory
4 62 (62.00%) Microsoft
5 49 (49.00%) VMware
6 45 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 40 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 39 (39.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 34 (34.00%) Office 365
10 32 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 32 (32.00%) MS Exchange
11 28 (28.00%) Hyper-V
12 27 (27.00%) SAN
12 27 (27.00%) DNS
13 26 (26.00%) MCSE
14 25 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 24 (24.00%) Cisco
16 23 (23.00%) ITIL
16 23 (23.00%) Firewall
17 22 (22.00%) SQL Server
17 22 (22.00%) Amazon AWS
17 22 (22.00%) Windows 10
18 20 (20.00%) Linux
19 19 (19.00%) PowerShell
20 18 (18.00%) MCSA
20 18 (18.00%) Citrix
21 17 (17.00%) Dell
21 17 (17.00%) TCP/IP
21 17 (17.00%) Exchange Server 2010
22 16 (16.00%) Server Virtualisation

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 32 (32.00%) MS Exchange
2 17 (17.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (8.00%) IIS
4 8 (8.00%) SharePoint
5 5 (5.00%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.00%) Apache
7 1 (1.00%) Confluence
7 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.00%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.00%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.00%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 12 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 40 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (34.00%) Office 365
3 22 (22.00%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (6.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (6.00%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (4.00%) IaaS
5 4 (4.00%) PaaS
6 3 (3.00%) GitHub
6 3 (3.00%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (2.00%) Mimecast
8 1 (1.00%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.00%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 27 (27.00%) DNS
1 27 (27.00%) SAN
2 23 (23.00%) Firewall
3 17 (17.00%) TCP/IP
4 15 (15.00%) DHCP
5 12 (12.00%) Remote Desktop
6 6 (6.00%) Network Security
6 6 (6.00%) VPN
6 6 (6.00%) WAN
7 5 (5.00%) Skype
8 4 (4.00%) BGP
8 4 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (4.00%) VLAN
9 3 (3.00%) BIG-IP
9 3 (3.00%) H.323
9 3 (3.00%) LAN
9 3 (3.00%) OSPF
9 3 (3.00%) SSL
9 3 (3.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (3.00%) Qlik Sense
3 2 (2.00%) Cosmos DB
3 2 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.00%) JIRA
2 1 (1.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.00%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (9.00%) Finance
1 9 (9.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.00%) Legal
3 2 (2.00%) Billing
3 2 (2.00%) Law
3 2 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (15.00%) Systems Engineer
3 14 (14.00%) Support Engineer
4 11 (11.00%) IT Support
5 10 (10.00%) IT Manager
6 9 (9.00%) Architect
7 8 (8.00%) Administrator
7 8 (8.00%) Analyst
7 8 (8.00%) IT Engineer
7 8 (8.00%) Technical Architect
8 7 (7.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (6.00%) Consultant
10 5 (5.00%) Field Engineer
10 5 (5.00%) IT Support Manager
10 5 (5.00%) Support Analyst
10 5 (5.00%) Support Manager
10 5 (5.00%) Systems Support
10 5 (5.00%) Systems Support Manager
10 5 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
10 5 (5.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.00%) Clustering
4 7 (7.00%) Computer Science
4 7 (7.00%) Management Information System
4 7 (7.00%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (4.00%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (4.00%) Private Cloud
6 3 (3.00%) NHS
6 3 (3.00%) N-Tier
6 3 (3.00%) PKI
6 3 (3.00%) Public Cloud
6 3 (3.00%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.00%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 100 (100.00%) Windows
2 87 (87.00%) Windows Server
3 45 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (22.00%) Windows 10
5 20 (20.00%) Linux
6 16 (16.00%) Windows 7
7 14 (14.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (8.00%) Windows 8
9 7 (7.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (6.00%) Unix
11 3 (3.00%) AIX
11 3 (3.00%) Debian
11 3 (3.00%) SUSE
12 2 (2.00%) Ubuntu
12 2 (2.00%) Windows Phone
13 1 (1.00%) CentOS
13 1 (1.00%) Kali Linux
13 1 (1.00%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (1.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 23 (23.00%) ITIL
3 16 (16.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 15 (15.00%) Migration
5 13 (13.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (12.00%) Presales
7 11 (11.00%) Customer Requirements
8 10 (10.00%) Project Management
9 8 (8.00%) Service Delivery
10 7 (7.00%) Problem Management
10 7 (7.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
11 6 (6.00%) ITIL V3
11 6 (6.00%) Proactive Monitoring
11 6 (6.00%) Validation
12 5 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
12 5 (5.00%) Problem-Solving
12 5 (5.00%) Programme Management
12 5 (5.00%) Vendor Relationship Management
13 4 (4.00%) Project Planning
13 4 (4.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 19 (19.00%) PowerShell
2 14 (14.00%) SQL
3 5 (5.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (3.00%) Python
5 2 (2.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (26.00%) MCSE
3 18 (18.00%) MCSA
4 12 (12.00%) Security Cleared
5 11 (11.00%) MCP
6 10 (10.00%) Degree
7 7 (7.00%) SC Cleared
8 6 (6.00%) MCITP
9 5 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (5.00%) Network+ Certification
9 5 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (4.00%) AWS Certification
10 4 (4.00%) CCNP
10 4 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
11 3 (3.00%) DV Cleared
11 3 (3.00%) MCTS
11 3 (3.00%) RHCE
12 2 (2.00%) CCNA
13 1 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (1.00%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.00%) SLA
2 4 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.00%) COBIT
3 2 (2.00%) GDPR
4 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 69 (69.00%) Active Directory
2 39 (39.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (28.00%) Hyper-V
4 14 (14.00%) vSphere
5 7 (7.00%) XenApp
5 7 (7.00%) XenDesktop
6 5 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.00%) Docker
7 3 (3.00%) UAG
7 3 (3.00%) vCloud
8 2 (2.00%) Firmware
8 2 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.00%) KVM
9 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.00%) NFS
9 1 (1.00%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (1.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (10.00%) Backup Exec
1 10 (10.00%) SCCM
2 8 (8.00%) vCenter Server
3 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 5 (5.00%) NetBackup
3 5 (5.00%) SCOM
4 4 (4.00%) Ansible
5 3 (3.00%) AirWatch
5 3 (3.00%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (3.00%) OSSEC
5 3 (3.00%) SCOrch
5 3 (3.00%) WSUS
6 2 (2.00%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (2.00%) Puppet
7 1 (1.00%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (1.00%) Nessus
7 1 (1.00%) Nmap
7 1 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 62 (62.00%) Microsoft
2 49 (49.00%) VMware
3 24 (24.00%) Cisco
4 18 (18.00%) Citrix
5 17 (17.00%) Dell
6 13 (13.00%) HP
7 11 (11.00%) Red Hat
7 11 (11.00%) Veritas
8 9 (9.00%) EqualLogic
8 9 (9.00%) Sophos
9 8 (8.00%) EMC
10 6 (6.00%) Google
11 5 (5.00%) NetApp
11 5 (5.00%) NETGEAR
12 4 (4.00%) F5
12 4 (4.00%) IBM
12 4 (4.00%) Oracle
12 4 (4.00%) Veeam
13 3 (3.00%) AlienVault
13 3 (3.00%) Dot Hill