Period
to 2 March 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 2 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Central London > City of London
6 months to
2 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 174 192 163
Rank change year-on-year +18 -29 +30
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 58 115 181
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.23% 1.29% 1.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.70% 6.28% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 71 108 170
Median annual salary £75,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +61.29% +3.33% -5.26%
10th Percentile £37,500 £25,458 £29,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £70,000 £60,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +55.56% +5.88% -10.53%

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 the City of London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 753 1,831 2,368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.01% 20.60% 22.71%
Number of salaries quoted 661 1,567 2,097
Median annual salary £65,000 £61,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.56% +1.67% -
10th Percentile £37,538 £28,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £97,500 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £58,250
% change year-on-year +4.17% +3.00% +5.91%

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Windows Server 2012 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in the City of London

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in the City of London.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2012 in the City of London

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in the City of London over the 6 months to 2 March 2021.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2012 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 March 2021, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 44 (75.86%) Windows Server 2016
3 43 (74.14%) Active Directory
4 41 (70.69%) Windows Server
5 35 (60.34%) PowerShell
6 32 (55.17%) Azure
7 31 (53.45%) VMware
8 29 (50.00%) Microsoft
9 26 (44.83%) Microsoft 365
9 26 (44.83%) Windows 10
10 25 (43.10%) Windows Server 2008
11 23 (39.66%) SCCM
11 23 (39.66%) Windows Server 2019
12 21 (36.21%) VMware Infrastructure
13 20 (34.48%) Windows 7
14 19 (32.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 18 (31.03%) Finance
16 17 (29.31%) Cisco
16 17 (29.31%) Citrix
16 17 (29.31%) Azure Active Directory
17 15 (25.86%) DHCP
17 15 (25.86%) TCP/IP
17 15 (25.86%) DNS
17 15 (25.86%) ITIL
17 15 (25.86%) XenDesktop
18 13 (22.41%) VMware ESXi
19 12 (20.69%) Client/Server
19 12 (20.69%) SCOM
20 11 (18.97%) SolarWinds
20 11 (18.97%) TOGAF

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 8 (13.79%) IIS
2 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.45%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 32 (55.17%) Azure
2 26 (44.83%) Microsoft 365
3 17 (29.31%) Azure Active Directory
4 11 (18.97%) IaaS
4 11 (18.97%) SaaS
5 7 (12.07%) PaaS
6 2 (3.45%) AWS
6 2 (3.45%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (3.45%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.86%) DHCP
1 15 (25.86%) DNS
1 15 (25.86%) TCP/IP
2 11 (18.97%) Firewall
2 11 (18.97%) VSAN
3 9 (15.52%) SAN
4 8 (13.79%) LAN
4 8 (13.79%) WAN
5 5 (8.62%) NetScaler
6 4 (6.90%) VoIP
6 4 (6.90%) VPN
7 3 (5.17%) VLAN
8 2 (3.45%) BGP
8 2 (3.45%) MPLS
9 1 (1.72%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.72%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (1.72%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (1.72%) Skype
9 1 (1.72%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) Amazon RDS
1 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) Power BI
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 18 (31.03%) Finance
2 10 (17.24%) Banking
3 7 (12.07%) Law
4 1 (1.72%) Housing Association
4 1 (1.72%) Legal
4 1 (1.72%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 14 (24.14%) VMware Engineer
2 13 (22.41%) Architect
2 13 (22.41%) Infrastructure Architect
3 12 (20.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (20.69%) Systems Engineer
4 10 (17.24%) Backup Engineer
4 10 (17.24%) Storage and Backup Engineer
4 10 (17.24%) Storage Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Azure Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Network Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Technical Leader
7 4 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (6.90%) Firewall Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) IT Architect
7 4 (6.90%) IT Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) IT Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (6.90%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) .NET
1 2 (3.45%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) Client/Server
2 11 (18.97%) Data Centre
3 10 (17.24%) EMC VNXe
3 10 (17.24%) Enterprise Storage
3 10 (17.24%) FlexPod
3 10 (17.24%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 4 (6.90%) Public Cloud
4 4 (6.90%) Smartphone
5 3 (5.17%) PKI
6 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.45%) User Experience
7 1 (1.72%) Replication
7 1 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 44 (75.86%) Windows Server 2016
3 41 (70.69%) Windows Server
4 26 (44.83%) Windows 10
5 25 (43.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (39.66%) Windows Server 2019
7 20 (34.48%) Windows 7
8 3 (5.17%) Android
8 3 (5.17%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.72%) Check Point GAiA
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 15 (25.86%) ITIL
3 11 (18.97%) TOGAF
4 10 (17.24%) Architecture Roadmap
4 10 (17.24%) Change Control
4 10 (17.24%) Proactive Monitoring
5 8 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (12.07%) Migration
7 6 (10.34%) Project Delivery
8 5 (8.62%) Configuration Management
8 5 (8.62%) DevOps
8 5 (8.62%) High Availability
9 3 (5.17%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (5.17%) Document Management
9 3 (5.17%) Technology Roadmap
10 2 (3.45%) Data Analysis
10 2 (3.45%) ISMS
10 2 (3.45%) Patch Management
10 2 (3.45%) Software Asset Management
10 2 (3.45%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (60.34%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.17%) SQL
3 2 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) CISSP
1 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.34%) MCSE
3 5 (8.62%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (6.90%) CCNA
4 4 (6.90%) CISM
5 2 (3.45%) TOGAF Certification
5 2 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.72%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (1.72%) CCA
6 1 (1.72%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.72%) MCP
6 1 (1.72%) MCSA
6 1 (1.72%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.72%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.72%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (1.72%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 43 (74.14%) Active Directory
2 21 (36.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (25.86%) XenDesktop
4 13 (22.41%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (17.24%) XenApp
6 4 (6.90%) Hyper-V
7 2 (3.45%) VMware Server
7 2 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (39.66%) SCCM
2 12 (20.69%) SCOM
3 10 (17.24%) vCenter Server
4 6 (10.34%) Single Sign-On
5 5 (8.62%) SCOrch
6 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (3.45%) WSUS
8 1 (1.72%) Kubernetes
8 1 (1.72%) Nessus
Vendors
1 31 (53.45%) VMware
2 29 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (29.31%) Cisco
3 17 (29.31%) Citrix
4 11 (18.97%) EMC
4 11 (18.97%) NetApp
4 11 (18.97%) SolarWinds
5 10 (17.24%) Dell
5 10 (17.24%) HP
5 10 (17.24%) Isilon
6 6 (10.34%) SonicWALL
7 4 (6.90%) CheckPoint
8 3 (5.17%) Veeam
9 2 (3.45%) Apple
9 2 (3.45%) Mitel
9 2 (3.45%) Palo Alto
9 2 (3.45%) Xerox
10 1 (1.72%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.72%) CA
10 1 (1.72%) Forcepoint