The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 45 50 32
Rank change year-on-year +5 -18  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 7 13 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 3.18% 2.53% 5.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.07% 11.40% 15.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 21
Median salary £47,500 £31,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.79% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -1.40% +1.42%  

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 Cheltenham with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 58 114 152
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 26.36% 22.18% 39.38%
Number of salaries quoted 57 92 116
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £31,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2012 in Cheltenham

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Cheltenham over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Cheltenham

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 26 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (94.74%) VMware
2 18 (94.74%) Windows Server
3 15 (78.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (73.68%) Hyper-V
4 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
5 11 (57.89%) Advertising
6 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
7 4 (21.05%) Linux
8 3 (15.79%) Cybercrime
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
8 3 (15.79%) Python
8 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
8 3 (15.79%) CentOS
8 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
8 3 (15.79%) OpenStack
8 3 (15.79%) Games
8 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
9 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (10.53%) Office 365
9 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (10.53%) Wireless
9 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
9 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (10.53%) MCSE

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 3 (15.79%) OpenStack
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (10.53%) Wireless
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (57.89%) Advertising
2 3 (15.79%) Games
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) IT Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Field Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Network Field Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) OpenVZ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Cybercrime
2 1 (5.26%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (94.74%) Windows Server
3 15 (78.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (21.05%) Linux
6 3 (15.79%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.26%) High Availability
1 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
1 1 (5.26%) Server Building
1 1 (5.26%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
1 3 (15.79%) Python
2 2 (10.53%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) MCSE
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.26%) MCP
4 1 (5.26%) MCSA
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
1 14 (73.68%) Hyper-V
2 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (10.53%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) VMware
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) Dell