Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
London > Central London
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 132 149
Rank change year-on-year -8 +17 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 330 291 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 2.34% 2.37% 2.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.09% 9.34% 8.29%
Number of salaries quoted 311 277 294
Central London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +1.06% +10.59%
10th Percentile £29,500 £27,450 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £72,500 £62,500
London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +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 3,272 3,116 3,872
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 23.21% 25.33% 25.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2,914 2,799 3,449
Central London median annual salary £59,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.18% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £85,000 £83,750
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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +5 245 £45,000 - 27
West End of London -6 15 £37,500 +10.29% 4
City of Westminster +3 9 £40,000 -37.25%
Camden - 7 £42,500 -
Kensington and Chelsea +1 6 £45,000 +5.88%
Southwark -7 2 £46,750 +64.04%
Lambeth - 2 £26,250 - 1
Windows Server 2012
London

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 330 (100.00%) Windows
2 243 (73.64%) Active Directory
3 234 (70.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 211 (63.94%) Windows Server
5 179 (54.24%) VMware
6 171 (51.82%) Microsoft
7 155 (46.97%) Office 365
8 148 (44.85%) DNS
9 127 (38.48%) DHCP
10 121 (36.67%) Firewall
11 110 (33.33%) MS Exchange
12 109 (33.03%) VMware Infrastructure
13 108 (32.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 106 (32.12%) Microsoft Azure
15 103 (31.21%) PowerShell
16 96 (29.09%) Windows 7
17 94 (28.48%) ITIL
17 94 (28.48%) Finance
18 92 (27.88%) Windows 10
19 82 (24.85%) Hyper-V
20 80 (24.24%) SQL
21 77 (23.33%) SQL Server
22 75 (22.73%) Citrix
23 70 (21.21%) Microsoft Office
24 67 (20.30%) WAN
25 66 (20.00%) VPN
26 65 (19.70%) TCP/IP
27 64 (19.39%) SCCM
28 63 (19.09%) Exchange Server 2010
29 59 (17.88%) LAN

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
1 110 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 63 (19.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 49 (14.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 28 (8.48%) SharePoint
5 19 (5.76%) IIS
6 17 (5.15%) Skype for Business
7 14 (4.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (1.52%) Confluence
8 5 (1.52%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.21%) Apache
10 3 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.61%) CMS
11 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.61%) IBM Domino
11 2 (0.61%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.61%) nginx
12 1 (0.30%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.30%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 70 (21.21%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.61%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.30%) Maya
5 1 (0.30%) NUKE
5 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (3.03%) Infor SunSystems
1 10 (3.03%) ReMetrica
2 9 (2.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (2.12%) Elite 3E
4 4 (1.21%) MetaTrader
5 1 (0.30%) FLEXCUBE
5 1 (0.30%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 155 (46.97%) Office 365
2 106 (32.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (15.45%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (6.06%) Mimecast
5 13 (3.94%) G Suite
6 12 (3.64%) Azure Active Directory
7 8 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (1.82%) IaaS
9 4 (1.21%) Dynamics 365
9 4 (1.21%) NuGet
9 4 (1.21%) PaaS
10 3 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.91%) OneDrive
10 3 (0.91%) SaaS
11 2 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.61%) IBM Cloud
11 2 (0.61%) SoftLayer
12 1 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 1 (0.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 148 (44.85%) DNS
2 127 (38.48%) DHCP
3 121 (36.67%) Firewall
4 67 (20.30%) WAN
5 66 (20.00%) VPN
6 65 (19.70%) TCP/IP
7 59 (17.88%) LAN
8 46 (13.94%) SAN
8 46 (13.94%) VLAN
9 30 (9.09%) Skype
10 19 (5.76%) Remote Desktop
11 17 (5.15%) Internet
11 17 (5.15%) Wi-Fi
12 16 (4.85%) NAS
12 16 (4.85%) NetScaler
13 15 (4.55%) WLAN
14 14 (4.24%) IP Telephony
14 14 (4.24%) Wireless
15 11 (3.33%) SMTP
15 11 (3.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 21 (6.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (2.42%) SQL Server 2016
4 6 (1.82%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (1.82%) MySQL
4 6 (1.82%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.52%) Power BI
5 5 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.21%) Microsoft Power View
6 4 (1.21%) OLAP
6 4 (1.21%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.91%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.91%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.61%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.30%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.30%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (2.73%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.52%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.52%) JIRA
2 5 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.21%) Ant
3 4 (1.21%) CA Release Automation
3 4 (1.21%) Eclipse
3 4 (1.21%) Fiddler
3 4 (1.21%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.21%) IntelliJ
3 4 (1.21%) Maven
3 4 (1.21%) ReSharper
3 4 (1.21%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.30%) GitLab
4 1 (0.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 94 (28.48%) Finance
2 29 (8.79%) Law
2 29 (8.79%) Legal
3 26 (7.88%) Banking
4 18 (5.45%) Advertising
5 10 (3.03%) Investment Banking
5 10 (3.03%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.73%) Financial Institution
7 7 (2.12%) Billing
7 7 (2.12%) Marketing
8 4 (1.21%) Military
9 2 (0.61%) Games
9 2 (0.61%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.30%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.30%) Publishing
10 1 (0.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 71 (21.52%) Support Engineer
2 68 (20.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 62 (18.79%) Analyst
4 40 (12.12%) IT Engineer
5 35 (10.61%) Administrator
5 35 (10.61%) IT Support
6 32 (9.70%) Windows Engineer
7 29 (8.79%) Systems Administrator
8 26 (7.88%) 3rd Line Support
9 24 (7.27%) IT Support Engineer
9 24 (7.27%) Server Engineer
10 21 (6.36%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 19 (5.76%) Service Analyst
11 19 (5.76%) Windows Server Engineer
12 18 (5.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 17 (5.15%) 2nd Line Support
13 17 (5.15%) Exchange Engineer
13 17 (5.15%) Team Leader
14 16 (4.85%) Desktop Support
14 16 (4.85%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.33%) Web Services
2 9 (2.73%) X-Windows
3 8 (2.42%) .NET
3 8 (2.42%) XML
4 5 (1.52%) LDAP
5 4 (1.21%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (1.21%) ASP.NET
5 4 (1.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (1.21%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (1.21%) CSS
5 4 (1.21%) HTML
5 4 (1.21%) JSON
5 4 (1.21%) MDX
5 4 (1.21%) REST
5 4 (1.21%) SOAP
5 4 (1.21%) TIBCO EMS
6 2 (0.61%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (0.61%) jQuery
6 2 (0.61%) LAMP
6 2 (0.61%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 38 (11.52%) Data Centre
2 33 (10.00%) PKI
3 23 (6.97%) Computer Science
4 20 (6.06%) Management Information System
5 17 (5.15%) Enterprise Cloud
6 14 (4.24%) Replication
7 9 (2.73%) Clustering
7 9 (2.73%) Fat Client
7 9 (2.73%) Thin Client
7 9 (2.73%) Video Conferencing
8 7 (2.12%) Blackberry
8 7 (2.12%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 7 (2.12%) Hedge funds
8 7 (2.12%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (1.82%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.82%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.52%) HP StoreVirtual
10 5 (1.52%) SWIFT
11 4 (1.21%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 330 (100.00%) Windows
2 234 (70.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 211 (63.94%) Windows Server
4 96 (29.09%) Windows 7
5 92 (27.88%) Windows 10
6 43 (13.03%) Linux
7 34 (10.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 26 (7.88%) Mac OS X
9 14 (4.24%) CentOS
10 12 (3.64%) Windows 8
11 11 (3.33%) Mac OS
12 9 (2.73%) Android
12 9 (2.73%) Unix
13 8 (2.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (2.42%) Windows XP
14 7 (2.12%) AIX
14 7 (2.12%) Apple iOS
14 7 (2.12%) HPUX
15 4 (1.21%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.61%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (32.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 94 (28.48%) ITIL
3 47 (14.24%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (12.42%) DevOps
5 36 (10.91%) Migration
6 28 (8.48%) Scrum
7 24 (7.27%) Service Delivery
7 24 (7.27%) Service Management
8 22 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 22 (6.67%) Information Security
8 22 (6.67%) Mentoring
9 21 (6.36%) Project Management
10 19 (5.76%) Network Architecture
11 18 (5.45%) API Integration
11 18 (5.45%) Problem Management
12 17 (5.15%) Cybersecurity
13 16 (4.85%) Change Management
13 16 (4.85%) Problem-Solving
14 15 (4.55%) Configuration Management
14 15 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 103 (31.21%) PowerShell
2 80 (24.24%) SQL
3 10 (3.03%) T-SQL
4 9 (2.73%) C#
5 7 (2.12%) Bash Shell
5 7 (2.12%) Java
5 7 (2.12%) Perl
6 6 (1.82%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.82%) Python
7 4 (1.21%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 3 (0.91%) VBScript
9 2 (0.61%) PHP
9 2 (0.61%) VBA
10 1 (0.30%) C
10 1 (0.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (11.52%) Degree
2 37 (11.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (6.67%) MCSE
4 9 (2.73%) MCP
5 8 (2.42%) CCNA
5 8 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (2.42%) CISSP
5 8 (2.42%) MCSA
6 7 (2.12%) CISM
7 5 (1.52%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (1.52%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.21%) CCA
8 4 (1.21%) SC Cleared
8 4 (1.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.91%) AWS Certification
9 3 (0.91%) MCDST
9 3 (0.91%) MCITP
9 3 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.61%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.45%) SLA
2 5 (1.52%) GDPR
3 4 (1.21%) QA
4 1 (0.30%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 243 (73.64%) Active Directory
2 109 (33.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 82 (24.85%) Hyper-V
4 38 (11.52%) XenApp
5 36 (10.91%) vSphere
6 30 (9.09%) XenDesktop
7 14 (4.24%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (4.24%) XenServer
8 13 (3.94%) DFS Replication
9 10 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (1.82%) Virtual Desktop
11 4 (1.21%) Terminal Server
12 3 (0.91%) Squid
13 2 (0.61%) Docker
13 2 (0.61%) Firmware
13 2 (0.61%) VirtualBox
14 1 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.30%) NFS
14 1 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 64 (19.39%) SCCM
2 45 (13.64%) SCOM
3 15 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (2.42%) Backup Exec
4 8 (2.42%) Puppet
4 8 (2.42%) Single Sign-On
5 7 (2.12%) WSUS
6 5 (1.52%) AirWatch
6 5 (1.52%) Kibana
6 5 (1.52%) Nagios
6 5 (1.52%) vCenter Server
7 4 (1.21%) logstash
7 4 (1.21%) Perfmon
7 4 (1.21%) Terraform
8 3 (0.91%) Ansible
8 3 (0.91%) Data Guard
8 3 (0.91%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 3 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.91%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 179 (54.24%) VMware
2 171 (51.82%) Microsoft
3 75 (22.73%) Citrix
4 41 (12.42%) Cisco
5 27 (8.18%) Apple
6 18 (5.45%) Google
7 17 (5.15%) HP
8 16 (4.85%) CheckPoint
9 15 (4.55%) Ivanti
9 15 (4.55%) Symantec
10 14 (4.24%) Meraki
10 14 (4.24%) NetApp
10 14 (4.24%) Oracle
10 14 (4.24%) Palo Alto
10 14 (4.24%) Sophos
11 13 (3.94%) iManage
11 13 (3.94%) Intapp
12 12 (3.64%) Veeam
13 11 (3.33%) Avaya
13 11 (3.33%) Nimble Storage