The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 92 76
Rank change year-on-year -17 -16  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 14 15 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.02% 1.27% 2.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.39% 3.60% 7.93%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 31
Median salary £57,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.75% +23.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Windows Server 2012 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 413 417 454
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 30.12% 35.34% 30.97%
Number of salaries quoted 336 362 373
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Windows Server 2012 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in Cambridge

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2012 in Cambridge

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Cambridge over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 61 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (70.49%) Windows Server
3 32 (52.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (42.62%) Linux
4 26 (42.62%) IIS
4 26 (42.62%) Active Directory
4 26 (42.62%) VMware
5 24 (39.34%) Microsoft
5 24 (39.34%) VMware Infrastructure
5 24 (39.34%) PowerShell
6 21 (34.43%) Amazon AWS
7 20 (32.79%) Hyper-V
7 20 (32.79%) Java
8 19 (31.15%) Firewall
9 17 (27.87%) Apache
10 16 (26.23%) SQL
10 16 (26.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (26.23%) Puppet
10 16 (26.23%) Office 365
10 16 (26.23%) Cybersecurity
11 15 (24.59%) Jenkins
12 14 (22.95%) SQL Server
13 13 (21.31%) Bash Shell
13 13 (21.31%) Degree
13 13 (21.31%) Opscode Chef
13 13 (21.31%) KVM
13 13 (21.31%) DevOps
13 13 (21.31%) OpenStack
14 12 (19.67%) Vagrant
14 12 (19.67%) Packer

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 26 (42.62%) IIS
2 17 (27.87%) Apache
3 13 (21.31%) OpenStack
4 12 (19.67%) ColdFusion
4 12 (19.67%) MS Exchange
4 12 (19.67%) nginx
5 11 (18.03%) Tomcat
6 7 (11.48%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (4.92%) GlassFish
8 3 (4.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (16.39%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (34.43%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (26.23%) Office 365
3 12 (19.67%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (18.03%) AWS Lambda
4 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (8.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (31.15%) Firewall
2 8 (13.11%) VLAN
3 5 (8.20%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (4.92%) DHCP
4 3 (4.92%) DNS
4 3 (4.92%) LDAP
4 3 (4.92%) Network Security
4 3 (4.92%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.95%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.03%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 15 (24.59%) Jenkins
2 12 (19.67%) TeamCity
2 12 (19.67%) Vagrant
3 3 (4.92%) Ant
3 3 (4.92%) Gradle
3 3 (4.92%) Hudson
3 3 (4.92%) JUnit
3 3 (4.92%) Maven
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (4.92%) Aerospace
2 2 (3.28%) Legal
2 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (19.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (18.03%) Support Engineer
3 8 (13.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (13.11%) IT Manager
3 8 (13.11%) Systems Manager
4 7 (11.48%) Analyst
4 7 (11.48%) Windows Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Applications Support
6 5 (8.20%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Windows DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Administrator
7 4 (6.56%) Applications Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Cybersecurity Manager
7 4 (6.56%) IT Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) IT Security Manager
7 4 (6.56%) IT Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.56%) Security Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.03%) .NET
2 7 (11.48%) Web Services
3 3 (4.92%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) Private Cloud
2 10 (16.39%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.20%) Blackberry
3 5 (8.20%) iPhone
3 5 (8.20%) Life Science
3 5 (8.20%) PDA
4 2 (3.28%) NHS
5 1 (1.64%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 61 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (70.49%) Windows Server
3 32 (52.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (42.62%) Linux
5 16 (26.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (13.11%) Windows 7
7 5 (8.20%) Windows 10
8 3 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.23%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (21.31%) DevOps
3 12 (19.67%) Capacity Planning
3 12 (19.67%) Configuration Management
4 9 (14.75%) ITIL
5 5 (8.20%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (6.56%) Problem Management
6 4 (6.56%) Project Management
7 3 (4.92%) ITIL V3
7 3 (4.92%) Line Management
7 3 (4.92%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.92%) Service Management
7 3 (4.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.92%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (3.28%) Information Security
8 2 (3.28%) Integration Testing
8 2 (3.28%) IT Strategy
8 2 (3.28%) Network Management
8 2 (3.28%) Software Audit
8 2 (3.28%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (39.34%) PowerShell
2 20 (32.79%) Java
3 16 (26.23%) SQL
4 13 (21.31%) Bash Shell
5 12 (19.67%) Perl
5 12 (19.67%) Ruby
6 4 (6.56%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.92%) C#
7 3 (4.92%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (21.31%) Degree
2 10 (16.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (11.48%) MCSA
3 7 (11.48%) MCSE
3 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.92%) CEH
4 3 (4.92%) LPIC
4 3 (4.92%) RHCE
4 3 (4.92%) RHCSA
4 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.28%) MCP
6 1 (1.64%) CCNA
6 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.64%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (1.64%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (42.62%) Active Directory
2 24 (39.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (32.79%) Hyper-V
4 13 (21.31%) KVM
5 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (26.23%) Puppet
2 13 (21.31%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (19.67%) Packer
4 3 (4.92%) Nessus
4 3 (4.92%) SCCM
5 1 (1.64%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (42.62%) VMware
2 24 (39.34%) Microsoft
3 10 (16.39%) Cisco
4 8 (13.11%) Apple
4 8 (13.11%) NETGEAR
5 7 (11.48%) Sophos
6 6 (9.84%) Oracle
7 3 (4.92%) NetApp
7 3 (4.92%) Pegasus
7 3 (4.92%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.64%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.64%) AlienVault
8 1 (1.64%) CA
8 1 (1.64%) HP
8 1 (1.64%) Veeam