Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 119 100
Rank change year-on-year +26 -19 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 104 77 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.78% 2.03% 2.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.97% 9.72% 15.70%
Number of salaries quoted 80 76 111
Birmingham median annual salary £39,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.24% +30.77% -2.99%
10th Percentile £20,750 £31,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,625 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £32,750 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -12.67% +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 613 792 828
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 16.36% 20.84% 17.26%
Number of salaries quoted 485 708 646
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% +8.39% -8.33%
10th Percentile £21,950 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £38,399 £36,181 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.13% +3.37% -2.78%

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 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 104 (100.00%) Windows
2 91 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 91 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 67 (64.42%) Microsoft
4 60 (57.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 56 (53.85%) Office 365
6 54 (51.92%) VMware
7 39 (37.50%) SQL Server
8 38 (36.54%) Microsoft Certification
9 37 (35.58%) MCSE
10 36 (34.62%) Windows 7
10 36 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
11 35 (33.65%) Microsoft Azure
11 35 (33.65%) Presales
12 31 (29.81%) Project Management
13 27 (25.96%) Citrix
13 27 (25.96%) Microsoft Office
14 26 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
15 25 (24.04%) SQL
15 25 (24.04%) DHCP
16 24 (23.08%) Cisco
16 24 (23.08%) Windows 10
17 23 (22.12%) Customer Requirements
17 23 (22.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 23 (22.12%) Security Cleared
17 23 (22.12%) MS Exchange
18 22 (21.15%) Firewall
18 22 (21.15%) Windows 8
19 21 (20.19%) Vendor Relationship Management
19 21 (20.19%) Server Virtualisation

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 23 (22.12%) MS Exchange
2 15 (14.42%) Exchange Server 2003
2 15 (14.42%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.96%) IIS
4 1 (0.96%) nginx
4 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (25.96%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 56 (53.85%) Office 365
2 35 (33.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.96%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 25 (24.04%) DHCP
2 22 (21.15%) Firewall
3 21 (20.19%) Network Security
4 19 (18.27%) DNS
5 14 (13.46%) SAN
6 9 (8.65%) IPsec
7 8 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
8 5 (4.81%) LAN
8 5 (4.81%) TCP/IP
8 5 (4.81%) VoIP
8 5 (4.81%) WAN
9 4 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (2.88%) VPN
11 2 (1.92%) Internet
12 1 (0.96%) 3G
12 1 (0.96%) DMZ
12 1 (0.96%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.96%) VLAN
12 1 (0.96%) VRRP
12 1 (0.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.88%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.88%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (5.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.96%) Toad
General
1 21 (20.19%) Finance
2 5 (4.81%) Retail
3 3 (2.88%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.96%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (22.12%) Architect
1 23 (22.12%) Technical Architect
2 17 (16.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (14.42%) Support Engineer
4 14 (13.46%) Consultant
5 12 (11.54%) IT Engineer
5 12 (11.54%) IT Support
6 11 (10.58%) Technical Consultant
7 9 (8.65%) Presales Consultant
7 9 (8.65%) Technical Presales Consultant
8 8 (7.69%) Administrator
8 8 (7.69%) Analyst
8 8 (7.69%) DBA
8 8 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
9 6 (5.77%) Help Desk Engineer
9 6 (5.77%) Help Desk Support
9 6 (5.77%) Help Desk Support Engineer
9 6 (5.77%) Technical Leader
10 5 (4.81%) Technical Support
11 4 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.96%) COM
1 1 (0.96%) LAMP
1 1 (0.96%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (0.96%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (0.96%) Web Services
1 1 (0.96%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 9 (8.65%) HP StoreVirtual
3 6 (5.77%) Clustering
4 5 (4.81%) Replication
5 2 (1.92%) AS400
5 2 (1.92%) Tandem
5 2 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.96%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.96%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 104 (100.00%) Windows
2 91 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 60 (57.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (34.62%) Windows 7
5 24 (23.08%) Windows 10
6 22 (21.15%) Windows 8
7 18 (17.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (16.35%) Linux
9 6 (5.77%) Ubuntu
10 5 (4.81%) Mac OS
11 4 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (3.85%) SUSE
11 4 (3.85%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.92%) Unix
13 1 (0.96%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (33.65%) Presales
2 31 (29.81%) Project Management
3 23 (22.12%) Customer Requirements
3 23 (22.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 21 (20.19%) Enterprise Architecture
4 21 (20.19%) Programme Management
4 21 (20.19%) Server Virtualisation
4 21 (20.19%) Vendor Relationship Management
5 12 (11.54%) Data Protection
6 7 (6.73%) ITIL
7 5 (4.81%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (2.88%) Break/Fix
8 3 (2.88%) Line Management
8 3 (2.88%) Proactive Monitoring
8 3 (2.88%) Server Management
9 2 (1.92%) Content Management
9 2 (1.92%) CRM
9 2 (1.92%) Document Management
9 2 (1.92%) Mentoring
9 2 (1.92%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 25 (24.04%) SQL
2 5 (4.81%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.92%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.96%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.96%) Ruby
4 1 (0.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (36.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (35.58%) MCSE
3 23 (22.12%) Security Cleared
4 21 (20.19%) MCP
5 16 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 14 (13.46%) MCSA
7 9 (8.65%) MCITP
8 4 (3.85%) Degree
9 3 (2.88%) CCNA
9 3 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (1.92%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.96%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.96%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.46%) GDPR
2 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.96%) SLA
System Software
1 91 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 36 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (20.19%) Hyper-V
4 9 (8.65%) Forefront TMG
5 8 (7.69%) Terminal Services
6 6 (5.77%) vSphere
7 4 (3.85%) XenApp
8 3 (2.88%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (2.88%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.96%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (20.19%) SCCM
2 16 (15.38%) WSUS
3 2 (1.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.92%) PaperCut
3 2 (1.92%) SCOM
3 2 (1.92%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.96%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 67 (64.42%) Microsoft
2 54 (51.92%) VMware
3 27 (25.96%) Citrix
4 24 (23.08%) Cisco
5 19 (18.27%) NetApp
6 12 (11.54%) HP
7 10 (9.62%) CheckPoint
7 10 (9.62%) Nimble Storage
8 9 (8.65%) SonicWALL
9 7 (6.73%) Veeam
10 5 (4.81%) Red Hat
11 4 (3.85%) Adobe
12 3 (2.88%) Juniper
12 3 (2.88%) Oracle
13 2 (1.92%) Canon
13 2 (1.92%) Equitrac
13 2 (1.92%) Ivanti
14 1 (0.96%) Palo Alto
14 1 (0.96%) SolarWinds
14 1 (0.96%) WatchGuard