Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
London > Central London
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 132 155
Rank change year-on-year -16 +23 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 315 310 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 2.23% 2.49% 2.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.78% 9.36% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 293 294 303
Central London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% +17.28%
10th Percentile £27,600 £27,500 £26,050
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £62,500
London median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88% -

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 Central London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 3,220 3,313 4,324
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 22.83% 26.59% 26.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2,903 2,982 3,881
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -0.94% +6.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in Central London

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2012 in Central London

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Central London over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Central London

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in Central London

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 Central London region over the 6 months to 16 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -13 227 £42,500 -5.56% 38
West End of London -7 12 £29,000 -32.56% 2
Camden - 12 £42,500 -
City of Westminster +7 10 £70,000 -17.65%
Kensington and Chelsea +2 7 £45,000 +5.88%
Southwark -18 3 £50,000 +75.44%
Lambeth - 2 £26,250 -
Windows Server 2012
London

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 Central London region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 315 (100.00%) Windows
2 220 (69.84%) Active Directory
3 212 (67.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 202 (64.13%) Windows Server
5 192 (60.95%) VMware
6 148 (46.98%) Microsoft
7 137 (43.49%) DNS
8 128 (40.63%) Office 365
9 116 (36.83%) VMware Infrastructure
10 114 (36.19%) DHCP
11 102 (32.38%) Firewall
12 99 (31.43%) MS Exchange
13 95 (30.16%) PowerShell
14 94 (29.84%) Microsoft Azure
14 94 (29.84%) ITIL
15 93 (29.52%) Windows 7
16 85 (26.98%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 82 (26.03%) Finance
18 80 (25.40%) Windows 10
19 77 (24.44%) SQL
20 73 (23.17%) SQL Server
20 73 (23.17%) WAN
21 72 (22.86%) Citrix
22 71 (22.54%) TCP/IP
23 70 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
24 66 (20.95%) LAN
25 65 (20.63%) Exchange Server 2010
26 63 (20.00%) Hyper-V
27 59 (18.73%) VPN
28 57 (18.10%) Cisco

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 99 (31.43%) MS Exchange
2 65 (20.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 46 (14.60%) Exchange Server 2013
4 25 (7.94%) IIS
5 19 (6.03%) Skype for Business
6 18 (5.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 18 (5.71%) SharePoint
7 9 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (2.86%) Tomcat
8 8 (2.54%) Confluence
9 5 (1.59%) CMS
10 4 (1.27%) Apache
10 4 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.63%) nginx
12 1 (0.32%) GeoServer
12 1 (0.32%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 70 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.32%) Maya
4 1 (0.32%) NUKE
4 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (3.17%) Infor SunSystems
1 10 (3.17%) ReMetrica
2 8 (2.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.54%) Elite 3E
2 8 (2.54%) MetaTrader
3 1 (0.32%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 128 (40.63%) Office 365
2 94 (29.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (5.71%) Mimecast
5 15 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
6 8 (2.54%) NuGet
7 7 (2.22%) G Suite
8 6 (1.90%) IaaS
9 5 (1.59%) OneDrive
10 4 (1.27%) Dynamics 365
10 4 (1.27%) PaaS
11 3 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.63%) IBM Cloud
12 2 (0.63%) SoftLayer
13 1 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 1 (0.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 137 (43.49%) DNS
2 114 (36.19%) DHCP
3 102 (32.38%) Firewall
4 73 (23.17%) WAN
5 71 (22.54%) TCP/IP
6 66 (20.95%) LAN
7 59 (18.73%) VPN
8 47 (14.92%) SAN
9 45 (14.29%) VLAN
10 23 (7.30%) Skype
11 19 (6.03%) IP Telephony
12 17 (5.40%) Wireless
13 16 (5.08%) NetScaler
14 15 (4.76%) VSAN
15 14 (4.44%) Internet
15 14 (4.44%) WLAN
16 13 (4.13%) NAS
17 12 (3.81%) SMTP
17 12 (3.81%) Wi-Fi
18 11 (3.49%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (23.17%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
3 19 (6.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (1.90%) MySQL
5 5 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (1.59%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (1.27%) Microsoft Power View
6 4 (1.27%) OLAP
6 4 (1.27%) Power BI
6 4 (1.27%) PowerPivot
6 4 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.95%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.95%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.63%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 13 (4.13%) Visual Studio
2 9 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (2.86%) TeamCity
3 8 (2.54%) Ant
3 8 (2.54%) CA Release Automation
3 8 (2.54%) Eclipse
3 8 (2.54%) Fiddler
3 8 (2.54%) Git (software)
3 8 (2.54%) IntelliJ
3 8 (2.54%) JIRA
3 8 (2.54%) Maven
3 8 (2.54%) ReSharper
4 5 (1.59%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.32%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 82 (26.03%) Finance
2 29 (9.21%) Legal
3 28 (8.89%) Banking
3 28 (8.89%) Law
4 14 (4.44%) Advertising
5 13 (4.13%) Billing
6 12 (3.81%) Investment Banking
7 9 (2.86%) Telecoms
8 7 (2.22%) Financial Institution
8 7 (2.22%) Marketing
8 7 (2.22%) Military
9 2 (0.63%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.32%) International Banking
10 1 (0.32%) Publishing
10 1 (0.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 73 (23.17%) Support Engineer
2 59 (18.73%) Analyst
3 54 (17.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 43 (13.65%) IT Engineer
5 35 (11.11%) IT Support
6 29 (9.21%) Administrator
7 27 (8.57%) IT Support Engineer
8 26 (8.25%) Systems Administrator
8 26 (8.25%) Windows Engineer
9 22 (6.98%) Team Leader
10 21 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
11 19 (6.03%) 3rd Line Support
12 18 (5.71%) Service Analyst
13 17 (5.40%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 17 (5.40%) Infrastructure Support
13 17 (5.40%) Server Engineer
13 17 (5.40%) Windows Support Engineer
14 16 (5.08%) Architect
14 16 (5.08%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
15 15 (4.76%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.44%) Web Services
2 10 (3.17%) .NET
3 9 (2.86%) XML
3 9 (2.86%) X-Windows
4 8 (2.54%) ActiveMQ
4 8 (2.54%) ASP.NET
4 8 (2.54%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (2.54%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (2.54%) JSON
4 8 (2.54%) REST
4 8 (2.54%) SOAP
4 8 (2.54%) TIBCO EMS
5 6 (1.90%) LDAP
6 4 (1.27%) MDX
7 2 (0.63%) CSS
7 2 (0.63%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (0.63%) HTML
7 2 (0.63%) LAMP
7 2 (0.63%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (0.32%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.35%) Data Centre
1 20 (6.35%) Management Information System
2 17 (5.40%) Replication
3 16 (5.08%) Computer Science
3 16 (5.08%) Enterprise Cloud
4 13 (4.13%) PKI
5 11 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (3.17%) Clustering
7 9 (2.86%) Hedge funds
8 8 (2.54%) Blackberry
8 8 (2.54%) Fat Client
8 8 (2.54%) Private Cloud
8 8 (2.54%) Self-Motivation
8 8 (2.54%) Thin Client
9 6 (1.90%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 6 (1.90%) Public Cloud
9 6 (1.90%) RSA SecurID
10 5 (1.59%) HP StoreVirtual
10 5 (1.59%) SWIFT
11 4 (1.27%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 315 (100.00%) Windows
2 212 (67.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 202 (64.13%) Windows Server
4 93 (29.52%) Windows 7
5 80 (25.40%) Windows 10
6 41 (13.02%) Linux
7 30 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 23 (7.30%) Mac OS X
9 17 (5.40%) CentOS
10 12 (3.81%) Mac OS
11 10 (3.17%) Android
12 8 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (2.54%) Unix
13 7 (2.22%) Apple iOS
13 7 (2.22%) Windows 8
14 6 (1.90%) AIX
14 6 (1.90%) HPUX
14 6 (1.90%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (29.84%) ITIL
2 85 (26.98%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 30 (9.52%) Migration
4 29 (9.21%) Service Delivery
5 27 (8.57%) DevOps
6 26 (8.25%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (7.62%) Mentoring
8 23 (7.30%) Change Management
8 23 (7.30%) Configuration Management
9 21 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 20 (6.35%) Information Security
10 20 (6.35%) Problem-Solving
10 20 (6.35%) Project Management
10 20 (6.35%) Service Management
11 18 (5.71%) Incident Management
11 18 (5.71%) Problem Management
12 17 (5.40%) Network Architecture
13 15 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
13 15 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
14 13 (4.13%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 95 (30.16%) PowerShell
2 77 (24.44%) SQL
3 12 (3.81%) C#
4 11 (3.49%) Java
5 10 (3.17%) Perl
6 9 (2.86%) T-SQL
7 8 (2.54%) JavaScript
8 7 (2.22%) Bash Shell
9 6 (1.90%) Python
10 5 (1.59%) VBScript
11 4 (1.27%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 3 (0.95%) VB
13 2 (0.63%) PHP
13 2 (0.63%) VBA
14 1 (0.32%) C
Qualifications
1 38 (12.06%) Degree
2 33 (10.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (7.62%) MCSE
4 15 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (3.81%) MCP
5 12 (3.81%) MCSA
6 8 (2.54%) CCNA
6 8 (2.54%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (2.54%) CISSP
6 8 (2.54%) Security Cleared
7 7 (2.22%) CISM
7 7 (2.22%) SC Cleared
8 5 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (1.27%) MCITP
10 3 (0.95%) AWS Certification
10 3 (0.95%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.63%) A+ Certification
11 2 (0.63%) CCA
11 2 (0.63%) MCDST
11 2 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.35%) SLA
2 8 (2.54%) QA
3 6 (1.90%) GDPR
4 3 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.63%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.32%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (0.32%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 220 (69.84%) Active Directory
2 116 (36.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 39 (12.38%) vSphere
5 33 (10.48%) XenApp
6 30 (9.52%) XenDesktop
7 14 (4.44%) XenServer
8 13 (4.13%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (3.81%) DFS Replication
10 11 (3.49%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (1.59%) Virtual Desktop
12 3 (0.95%) Squid
12 3 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
13 2 (0.63%) Docker
13 2 (0.63%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.63%) VirtualBox
14 1 (0.32%) Firmware
14 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.32%) NFS
14 1 (0.32%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 47 (14.92%) SCCM
2 27 (8.57%) SCOM
3 8 (2.54%) AirWatch
3 8 (2.54%) Kibana
3 8 (2.54%) logstash
3 8 (2.54%) Perfmon
4 7 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (2.22%) Puppet
5 5 (1.59%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 5 (1.59%) vCenter Server
5 5 (1.59%) WSUS
6 4 (1.27%) Microsoft Clustering
6 4 (1.27%) Nagios
6 4 (1.27%) Single Sign-On
7 3 (0.95%) Data Guard
7 3 (0.95%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 3 (0.95%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (0.95%) Terraform
8 2 (0.63%) Ansible
8 2 (0.63%) vRealize
Vendors
1 192 (60.95%) VMware
2 148 (46.98%) Microsoft
3 72 (22.86%) Citrix
4 57 (18.10%) Cisco
5 25 (7.94%) Apple
6 19 (6.03%) HP
6 19 (6.03%) NetApp
7 16 (5.08%) CheckPoint
7 16 (5.08%) Ivanti
7 16 (5.08%) SolarWinds
7 16 (5.08%) Sophos
7 16 (5.08%) Veeam
8 13 (4.13%) Avaya
8 13 (4.13%) Meraki
8 13 (4.13%) NETGEAR
9 12 (3.81%) Google
9 12 (3.81%) Oracle
10 10 (3.17%) Dell
10 10 (3.17%) iManage
10 10 (3.17%) Palo Alto