Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 106 108
Rank change year-on-year -4 +2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 94 84 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.38% 2.18% 2.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.68% 11.44% 13.86%
Number of salaries quoted 74 81 110
Birmingham median annual salary £33,500 £45,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.56% +21.62% +10.45%
10th Percentile £21,750 £30,000 £25,675
90th Percentile £43,750 £54,500 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £31,750 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -13.01% +4.29% +7.69%

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 Birmingham with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 687 734 866
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 17.40% 19.08% 17.96%
Number of salaries quoted 545 644 700
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -1.32%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,900 £21,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £54,850 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +0.95%

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Windows Server 2012 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in Birmingham

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2012 in Birmingham

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Birmingham over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 94 (100.00%) Windows
2 78 (82.98%) Windows Server
3 75 (79.79%) Active Directory
4 52 (55.32%) VMware
5 51 (54.26%) Microsoft
6 50 (53.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 48 (51.06%) Office 365
8 30 (31.91%) Hyper-V
8 30 (31.91%) Firewall
9 29 (30.85%) SQL Server
9 29 (30.85%) Citrix
10 28 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
11 25 (26.60%) Microsoft Azure
12 23 (24.47%) Presales
13 22 (23.40%) Microsoft Certification
13 22 (23.40%) MS Exchange
14 21 (22.34%) MCSE
15 20 (21.28%) Cisco
15 20 (21.28%) Project Management
16 19 (20.21%) DNS
16 19 (20.21%) Amazon AWS
16 19 (20.21%) Windows 7
17 18 (19.15%) TCP/IP
17 18 (19.15%) Customer Requirements
18 17 (18.09%) SQL
18 17 (18.09%) Security Cleared
18 17 (18.09%) Network Security
19 16 (17.02%) Windows 10
19 16 (17.02%) Linux
20 15 (15.96%) MCP

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (23.40%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (7.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.32%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.13%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.06%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (10.64%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 48 (51.06%) Office 365
2 25 (26.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (20.21%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.13%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.13%) IaaS
5 1 (1.06%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 30 (31.91%) Firewall
2 19 (20.21%) DNS
3 18 (19.15%) TCP/IP
4 17 (18.09%) Network Security
5 15 (15.96%) DHCP
6 9 (9.57%) VLAN
7 8 (8.51%) SAN
8 7 (7.45%) VoIP
9 4 (4.26%) IPsec
9 4 (4.26%) VPN
10 3 (3.19%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (3.19%) LAN
10 3 (3.19%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (3.19%) VRRP
10 3 (3.19%) WAN
11 2 (2.13%) Internet
11 2 (2.13%) NAS
12 1 (1.06%) 3G
12 1 (1.06%) Wireless
12 1 (1.06%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (30.85%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.26%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (7.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.13%) Chocolatey
General
1 10 (10.64%) Finance
2 4 (4.26%) Retail
3 3 (3.19%) Financial Institution
3 3 (3.19%) Law
4 1 (1.06%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.06%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (22.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (18.09%) Architect
3 16 (17.02%) Technical Architect
4 14 (14.89%) Support Engineer
5 12 (12.77%) Analyst
6 10 (10.64%) Administrator
6 10 (10.64%) IT Support
7 8 (8.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 8 (8.51%) 3rd Line Support
7 8 (8.51%) Consultant
7 8 (8.51%) IT Engineer
8 7 (7.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 7 (7.45%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (7.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 7 (7.45%) DBA
9 6 (6.38%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (6.38%) IT Analyst
9 6 (6.38%) Support Analyst
9 6 (6.38%) Technical Consultant
10 5 (5.32%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.38%) WSH
2 2 (2.13%) X-Windows
3 1 (1.06%) COM
3 1 (1.06%) LAMP
3 1 (1.06%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.06%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.70%) Clustering
2 7 (7.45%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.26%) Driving Licence
3 4 (4.26%) HP StoreVirtual
3 4 (4.26%) Private Cloud
4 3 (3.19%) PKI
5 2 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.13%) Tandem
5 2 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.06%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 94 (100.00%) Windows
2 78 (82.98%) Windows Server
3 50 (53.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (20.21%) Windows 7
5 16 (17.02%) Linux
5 16 (17.02%) Windows 10
6 9 (9.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (8.51%) Windows 8
8 6 (6.38%) Ubuntu
9 5 (5.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (5.32%) Windows XP
10 3 (3.19%) Debian
11 2 (2.13%) Mac OS
12 1 (1.06%) Android
12 1 (1.06%) SUSE
12 1 (1.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (24.47%) Presales
2 20 (21.28%) Project Management
3 18 (19.15%) Customer Requirements
4 15 (15.96%) Enterprise Architecture
4 15 (15.96%) Programme Management
4 15 (15.96%) Server Virtualisation
4 15 (15.96%) Vendor Relationship Management
5 9 (9.57%) ITIL
6 7 (7.45%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (6.38%) Data Protection
7 6 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (4.26%) Time Management
9 3 (3.19%) Break/Fix
9 3 (3.19%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (3.19%) High Availability
9 3 (3.19%) Migration
9 3 (3.19%) Network Virtualisation
9 3 (3.19%) Virtual Environments
10 2 (2.13%) Change Management
10 2 (2.13%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.09%) SQL
2 15 (15.96%) PowerShell
3 6 (6.38%) VBScript
4 5 (5.32%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.13%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.06%) C
6 1 (1.06%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (23.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (22.34%) MCSE
3 17 (18.09%) Security Cleared
4 15 (15.96%) MCP
5 5 (5.32%) Degree
6 4 (4.26%) MCSA
7 3 (3.19%) MCITP
8 2 (2.13%) CCNA
8 2 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.13%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.06%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.45%) GDPR
2 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 75 (79.79%) Active Directory
2 30 (31.91%) Hyper-V
3 28 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (7.45%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (6.38%) XenApp
6 5 (5.32%) XenDesktop
7 4 (4.26%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (4.26%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (3.19%) Terminal Services
8 3 (3.19%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (2.13%) vSphere
10 1 (1.06%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.06%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (10.64%) SCCM
2 7 (7.45%) WSUS
3 4 (4.26%) Backup Exec
4 3 (3.19%) PowerCLI
5 2 (2.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.13%) Puppet
5 2 (2.13%) SCOrch
5 2 (2.13%) Terraform
6 1 (1.06%) PaperCut
6 1 (1.06%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 52 (55.32%) VMware
2 51 (54.26%) Microsoft
3 29 (30.85%) Citrix
4 20 (21.28%) Cisco
5 9 (9.57%) NetApp
6 6 (6.38%) HP
6 6 (6.38%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.26%) CheckPoint
7 4 (4.26%) Nimble Storage
7 4 (4.26%) SolarWinds
7 4 (4.26%) SonicWALL
8 3 (3.19%) IBM
8 3 (3.19%) Juniper
8 3 (3.19%) Meraki
8 3 (3.19%) Veeam
8 3 (3.19%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.06%) Adobe
9 1 (1.06%) Apple
9 1 (1.06%) Dell
9 1 (1.06%) SAP