Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 115 109
Rank change year-on-year +30 -6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 107 86 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.00% 2.27% 2.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.32% 11.30% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 76 74 106
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +22.14% -6.43%
10th Percentile £23,125 £24,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £52,375 £53,750 £53,750
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +15.38% -

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 584 761 824
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 16.36% 20.08% 17.90%
Number of salaries quoted 458 685 653
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £24,350 £25,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £62,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% -6.67%

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 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 107 (100.00%) Windows
2 90 (84.11%) Active Directory
3 89 (83.18%) Windows Server
4 80 (74.77%) Microsoft
5 65 (60.75%) VMware
5 65 (60.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 64 (59.81%) Office 365
7 51 (47.66%) Microsoft Certification
8 48 (44.86%) MCSE
8 48 (44.86%) VMware Infrastructure
9 45 (42.06%) Microsoft Azure
10 42 (39.25%) Presales
11 40 (37.38%) Project Management
12 39 (36.45%) Microsoft Office
13 38 (35.51%) Windows 7
14 34 (31.78%) SQL Server
15 32 (29.91%) SCCM
16 31 (28.97%) DHCP
16 31 (28.97%) Citrix
17 30 (28.04%) Customer Requirements
18 28 (26.17%) Data Centre
18 28 (26.17%) Hyper-V
18 28 (26.17%) Windows 8
18 28 (26.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 27 (25.23%) GDPR
20 26 (24.30%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 26 (24.30%) Data Protection
21 25 (23.36%) DNS
21 25 (23.36%) MS Exchange
22 24 (22.43%) Network Security

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 25 (23.36%) MS Exchange
2 18 (16.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 15 (14.02%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.87%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.93%) IIS
Applications
1 39 (36.45%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 64 (59.81%) Office 365
2 45 (42.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (22.43%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 31 (28.97%) DHCP
2 25 (23.36%) DNS
3 24 (22.43%) Network Security
4 19 (17.76%) Firewall
5 17 (15.89%) SAN
6 9 (8.41%) IPsec
7 8 (7.48%) Remote Desktop
8 6 (5.61%) TCP/IP
8 6 (5.61%) VoIP
9 5 (4.67%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (4.67%) LAN
9 5 (4.67%) WAN
10 4 (3.74%) VPN
11 3 (2.80%) Wireless
12 2 (1.87%) HTTPS
12 2 (1.87%) VLAN
12 2 (1.87%) VRRP
13 1 (0.93%) Broadband
13 1 (0.93%) DMZ
13 1 (0.93%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (31.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.80%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.80%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (0.93%) Toad
General
1 15 (14.02%) Finance
2 5 (4.67%) Retail
3 2 (1.87%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (28.04%) Architect
1 30 (28.04%) Technical Architect
2 20 (18.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (11.21%) Consultant
4 10 (9.35%) IT Engineer
4 10 (9.35%) Support Engineer
5 9 (8.41%) Presales Consultant
5 9 (8.41%) Technical Consultant
5 9 (8.41%) Technical Presales Consultant
6 8 (7.48%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (7.48%) Technical Leader
7 7 (6.54%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 7 (6.54%) IT Support
8 6 (5.61%) Help Desk Engineer
8 6 (5.61%) Help Desk Support
8 6 (5.61%) Help Desk Support Engineer
8 6 (5.61%) Infrastructure Manager
8 6 (5.61%) IT Support Engineer
9 5 (4.67%) Field Engineer
9 5 (4.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.93%) COM
1 1 (0.93%) Web Services
1 1 (0.93%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 28 (26.17%) Data Centre
2 9 (8.41%) HP StoreVirtual
3 6 (5.61%) Clustering
3 6 (5.61%) Driving Licence
3 6 (5.61%) Replication
4 4 (3.74%) AS400
5 2 (1.87%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 107 (100.00%) Windows
2 89 (83.18%) Windows Server
3 65 (60.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 38 (35.51%) Windows 7
5 28 (26.17%) Windows 8
6 22 (20.56%) Windows 10
7 20 (18.69%) Linux
8 16 (14.95%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (4.67%) Unix
10 4 (3.74%) Mac OS
10 4 (3.74%) SUSE
10 4 (3.74%) Ubuntu
11 3 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.93%) AIX
12 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (39.25%) Presales
2 40 (37.38%) Project Management
3 30 (28.04%) Customer Requirements
4 26 (24.30%) Data Protection
4 26 (24.30%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 22 (20.56%) Enterprise Architecture
5 22 (20.56%) Programme Management
5 22 (20.56%) Server Virtualisation
5 22 (20.56%) Vendor Relationship Management
6 12 (11.21%) Line Management
7 10 (9.35%) Application Packaging
8 8 (7.48%) Business Development
8 8 (7.48%) Server Management
8 8 (7.48%) Time Management
9 7 (6.54%) Proactive Monitoring
10 6 (5.61%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (3.74%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (3.74%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (3.74%) Technical Architecture
12 3 (2.80%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.82%) SQL
2 2 (1.87%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 51 (47.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (44.86%) MCSE
3 28 (26.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 24 (22.43%) Security Cleared
5 22 (20.56%) MCP
6 18 (16.82%) MCSA
7 15 (14.02%) MCITP
8 9 (8.41%) Degree
9 2 (1.87%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.87%) MCTS
10 1 (0.93%) CCNA
10 1 (0.93%) CCNP
10 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (25.23%) GDPR
2 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.93%) PMO
2 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 90 (84.11%) Active Directory
2 48 (44.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (26.17%) Hyper-V
4 11 (10.28%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (8.41%) Forefront TMG
5 9 (8.41%) XenApp
5 9 (8.41%) XenDesktop
6 8 (7.48%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (7.48%) Terminal Services
7 6 (5.61%) vSphere
8 2 (1.87%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.93%) Firmware
9 1 (0.93%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.93%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 32 (29.91%) SCCM
2 20 (18.69%) WSUS
3 8 (7.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 8 (7.48%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 8 (7.48%) Microsoft Intune
3 8 (7.48%) SCOrch
4 4 (3.74%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (2.80%) SCOM
6 2 (1.87%) PaperCut
7 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.93%) vMotion
Vendors
1 80 (74.77%) Microsoft
2 65 (60.75%) VMware
3 31 (28.97%) Citrix
4 22 (20.56%) NetApp
5 20 (18.69%) Cisco
6 16 (14.95%) HP
7 14 (13.08%) Nimble Storage
8 12 (11.21%) CheckPoint
9 9 (8.41%) SonicWALL
10 8 (7.48%) Ivanti
11 6 (5.61%) Sophos
11 6 (5.61%) Veeam
12 5 (4.67%) WatchGuard
13 4 (3.74%) Adobe
13 4 (3.74%) Dell
13 4 (3.74%) Symantec
14 3 (2.80%) Oracle
14 3 (2.80%) Red Hat
15 2 (1.87%) EMC
15 2 (1.87%) Meraki