The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 80 87
Rank change year-on-year +32 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 88 57 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 5.07% 2.61% 2.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.30% 9.84% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 69 51 41
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £36,450 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £57,500
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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 540 579 645
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 31.11% 26.54% 30.89%
Number of salaries quoted 396 470 556
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2012 in Cambridgeshire

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Cambridgeshire

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +38 47 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Peterborough +9 25 £35,750 -10.62% 1
Huntingdon +6 15 £45,000 +11.11%
Windows Server 2012
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 124 (100.00%) Windows
2 76 (61.29%) Windows Server
3 75 (60.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 68 (54.84%) Microsoft
5 61 (49.19%) Active Directory
6 59 (47.58%) VMware
7 46 (37.10%) VMware Infrastructure
8 45 (36.29%) Microsoft Azure
9 44 (35.48%) Office 365
10 43 (34.68%) Hyper-V
11 36 (29.03%) MS Exchange
11 36 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
12 33 (26.61%) MCSE
13 32 (25.81%) Linux
14 31 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 25 (20.16%) Apache
15 25 (20.16%) SQL Server
16 24 (19.35%) ITIL
16 24 (19.35%) MS Excel
17 23 (18.55%) IIS
18 22 (17.74%) SQL
18 22 (17.74%) Skype for Business
18 22 (17.74%) Exchange Server 2013
19 21 (16.94%) PowerShell
19 21 (16.94%) Java
19 21 (16.94%) Configuration Management
20 20 (16.13%) MS Office
20 20 (16.13%) MCITP
21 19 (15.32%) SLA
22 18 (14.52%) SAN

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 36 (29.03%) MS Exchange
2 25 (20.16%) Apache
3 23 (18.55%) IIS
4 22 (17.74%) Exchange Server 2013
4 22 (17.74%) Skype for Business
5 18 (14.52%) Tomcat
6 17 (13.71%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (11.29%) OpenStack
8 13 (10.48%) ColdFusion
8 13 (10.48%) nginx
9 11 (8.87%) SharePoint
10 8 (6.45%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (5.65%) WebLogic
12 6 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2007
13 3 (2.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (2.42%) GlassFish
14 1 (0.81%) Confluence
Applications
1 24 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 20 (16.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 45 (36.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (35.48%) Office 365
3 17 (13.71%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (11.29%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (10.48%) AWS Lambda
6 10 (8.06%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.81%) IaaS
7 1 (0.81%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 18 (14.52%) SAN
2 17 (13.71%) DNS
3 16 (12.90%) Firewall
4 14 (11.29%) DHCP
5 11 (8.87%) TCP/IP
6 10 (8.06%) VLAN
7 7 (5.65%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (5.65%) Remote Desktop
8 5 (4.03%) Internet
8 5 (4.03%) LAN
8 5 (4.03%) VPN
9 4 (3.23%) NetScaler
10 3 (2.42%) LDAP
10 3 (2.42%) Network Security
10 3 (2.42%) Skype
10 3 (2.42%) WAN
11 2 (1.61%) NAS
12 1 (0.81%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (0.81%) iSCSI
12 1 (0.81%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (20.16%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.48%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (2.42%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 17 (13.71%) Jenkins
2 14 (11.29%) TeamCity
2 14 (11.29%) Vagrant
3 3 (2.42%) Ant
3 3 (2.42%) Gradle
3 3 (2.42%) Hudson
3 3 (2.42%) JUnit
3 3 (2.42%) Maven
3 3 (2.42%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (2.42%) PROIV
4 1 (0.81%) JIRA
General
1 8 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.42%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.61%) Legal
4 1 (0.81%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (22.58%) Support Engineer
2 21 (16.94%) Analyst
3 20 (16.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 14 (11.29%) Applications Engineer
4 14 (11.29%) Consultant
5 13 (10.48%) Applications Support
5 13 (10.48%) DevOps Engineer
6 12 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (8.06%) IT Engineer
8 9 (7.26%) 3rd Line Support
8 9 (7.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 9 (7.26%) IT Support
9 8 (6.45%) Applications Support Engineer
9 8 (6.45%) IT Support Engineer
9 8 (6.45%) Windows Engineer
10 7 (5.65%) Microsoft Consultant
10 7 (5.65%) Support Analyst
11 6 (4.84%) Administrator
11 6 (4.84%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 6 (4.84%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.48%) .NET
2 7 (5.65%) AngularJS
2 7 (5.65%) Apache Camel
2 7 (5.65%) jQuery
2 7 (5.65%) Middleware
3 3 (2.42%) J2EE
4 2 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.29%) Private Cloud
2 10 (8.06%) Computer Science
3 9 (7.26%) Blackberry
4 7 (5.65%) CMDB
5 6 (4.84%) iPhone
6 5 (4.03%) Life Science
6 5 (4.03%) PDA
7 3 (2.42%) HP Storage
8 2 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.61%) Clustering
9 1 (0.81%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.81%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.81%) iPad
9 1 (0.81%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 124 (100.00%) Windows
2 76 (61.29%) Windows Server
3 75 (60.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (25.81%) Linux
5 31 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (12.10%) Windows 7
7 10 (8.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (5.65%) CentOS
8 7 (5.65%) Unix
8 7 (5.65%) Windows 10
8 7 (5.65%) Windows 8
9 6 (4.84%) Windows XP
10 5 (4.03%) Windows Vista
11 4 (3.23%) Solaris
12 3 (2.42%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (19.35%) ITIL
2 21 (16.94%) Configuration Management
3 16 (12.90%) Incident Management
4 14 (11.29%) Capacity Planning
4 14 (11.29%) DevOps
4 14 (11.29%) Service Delivery
5 11 (8.87%) Presales
6 10 (8.06%) Change Management
7 9 (7.26%) Customer Requirements
8 8 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (6.45%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 7 (5.65%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (5.65%) Release Management
9 7 (5.65%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (5.65%) Virtual Environments
10 5 (4.03%) Problem Management
11 3 (2.42%) High Availability
11 3 (2.42%) ITIL V3
11 3 (2.42%) Line Management
11 3 (2.42%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (17.74%) SQL
2 21 (16.94%) Java
2 21 (16.94%) PowerShell
3 14 (11.29%) Bash Shell
4 13 (10.48%) Perl
4 13 (10.48%) Ruby
5 10 (8.06%) JavaScript
6 7 (5.65%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.61%) C#
7 2 (1.61%) C++
7 2 (1.61%) VB
8 1 (0.81%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (26.61%) MCSE
3 20 (16.13%) MCITP
4 14 (11.29%) Degree
5 12 (9.68%) MCSA
6 6 (4.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 6 (4.84%) MCP
6 6 (4.84%) SC Cleared
6 6 (4.84%) Security Cleared
7 5 (4.03%) MCTS
8 3 (2.42%) CEH
8 3 (2.42%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (2.42%) LPIC
8 3 (2.42%) RHCE
8 3 (2.42%) RHCSA
9 2 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.81%) CCNA
10 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.81%) CompTIA Security+
10 1 (0.81%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (15.32%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 61 (49.19%) Active Directory
2 46 (37.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (34.68%) Hyper-V
4 14 (11.29%) KVM
5 10 (8.06%) Terminal Services
6 8 (6.45%) vSphere
6 8 (6.45%) XenApp
7 5 (4.03%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (3.23%) XenDesktop
9 3 (2.42%) VMware ESX
9 3 (2.42%) XenServer
10 1 (0.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.81%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 17 (13.71%) Puppet
2 14 (11.29%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (11.29%) Packer
3 13 (10.48%) SCCM
4 9 (7.26%) SCOM
5 4 (3.23%) Backup Exec
6 3 (2.42%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (2.42%) Nessus
6 3 (2.42%) WSUS
7 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 68 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 59 (47.58%) VMware
3 17 (13.71%) Cisco
3 17 (13.71%) Citrix
4 15 (12.10%) Oracle
5 10 (8.06%) HP
6 7 (5.65%) Sophos
6 7 (5.65%) Veeam
7 5 (4.03%) AppSense
8 4 (3.23%) NetApp
8 4 (3.23%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.42%) Pegasus
10 2 (1.61%) 3PAR
10 2 (1.61%) CA
11 1 (0.81%) Avaya
11 1 (0.81%) Brocade
11 1 (0.81%) CommVault
11 1 (0.81%) IBM
11 1 (0.81%) Juniper
11 1 (0.81%) Symantec
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