Period
to 25 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 25 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England > East of England
6 months to
25 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 126 139 111
Rank change year-on-year +13 -28 +37
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 169 283 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.24% 2.31% 2.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.06% 8.39% 11.33%
Number of salaries quoted 114 241 318
East of England median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% +2.74% -2.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £55,375
England median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +9.59% -3.95% +1.33%

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 East of England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2,096 3,374 3,035
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 27.78% 27.50% 24.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1,561 2,493 2,435
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.43% +2.47%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Windows Server 2012 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in the East of England

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2012 in the East of England

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2012 in the East of England

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 25 June 2019. 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
Hertfordshire +65 90 £40,000 +11.11% 2
Cambridgeshire -2 48 £38,500 -8.33% 3
Essex +4 11 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Bedfordshire -13 11 £45,000 +2.86%
Suffolk +32 9 £22,000 -19.27%
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2019, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 169 (100.00%) Windows
2 143 (84.62%) Active Directory
3 128 (75.74%) VMware
4 125 (73.96%) Microsoft
5 120 (71.01%) Windows Server
6 91 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 80 (47.34%) Office 365
8 77 (45.56%) VMware Infrastructure
9 73 (43.20%) Hyper-V
10 67 (39.64%) SCCM
10 67 (39.64%) DNS
11 62 (36.69%) Microsoft Azure
12 61 (36.09%) Linux
12 61 (36.09%) DHCP
13 58 (34.32%) Windows 7
14 56 (33.14%) PowerShell
15 48 (28.40%) Citrix
15 48 (28.40%) Windows 10
16 45 (26.63%) MS Exchange
17 44 (26.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 42 (24.85%) Problem-Solving
18 42 (24.85%) Cisco
19 41 (24.26%) SQL Server
20 40 (23.67%) ITIL
20 40 (23.67%) Firewall
21 39 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
22 38 (22.49%) Microsoft Office
22 38 (22.49%) SCOM
22 38 (22.49%) Exchange Server 2013
23 30 (17.75%) Replication

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 45 (26.63%) MS Exchange
2 38 (22.49%) Exchange Server 2013
3 30 (17.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 22 (13.02%) SharePoint
5 14 (8.28%) Skype for Business
6 6 (3.55%) IIS
7 5 (2.96%) Confluence
8 3 (1.78%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.18%) Apache
10 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 38 (22.49%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.55%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.59%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.59%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 80 (47.34%) Office 365
2 62 (36.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (8.88%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (7.10%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (5.33%) OneDrive
5 9 (5.33%) OpenShift
6 6 (3.55%) Mimecast
7 3 (1.78%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (1.18%) IaaS
8 2 (1.18%) PaaS
9 1 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.59%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.59%) PowerApps
9 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (39.64%) DNS
2 61 (36.09%) DHCP
3 40 (23.67%) Firewall
4 29 (17.16%) TCP/IP
5 28 (16.57%) LAN
5 28 (16.57%) SAN
6 22 (13.02%) WAN
7 21 (12.43%) VLAN
8 15 (8.88%) NetScaler
9 13 (7.69%) iSCSI
9 13 (7.69%) SSL
10 11 (6.51%) Skype
11 10 (5.92%) VPN
12 9 (5.33%) BIG-IP
12 9 (5.33%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (5.33%) FabricPath
12 9 (5.33%) Structured Cabling
13 8 (4.73%) Remote Desktop
14 7 (4.14%) Fibre Channel
14 7 (4.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (24.26%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.33%) MySQL
3 7 (4.14%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (4.14%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 13 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
2 10 (5.92%) JIRA
3 9 (5.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 9 (5.33%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (2.96%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.59%) Hudson
General
1 25 (14.79%) Retail
2 7 (4.14%) Finance
3 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (23.67%) Analyst
2 32 (18.93%) IT Support
3 27 (15.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 25 (14.79%) Support Engineer
5 18 (10.65%) Architect
6 17 (10.06%) Administrator
6 17 (10.06%) IT Analyst
6 17 (10.06%) Systems Administrator
7 15 (8.88%) Help Desk Support
8 14 (8.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 13 (7.69%) IT Administrator
9 13 (7.69%) IT Systems Administrator
9 13 (7.69%) Service Desk Support
9 13 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
9 13 (7.69%) Support Analyst
10 12 (7.10%) IT Technician
11 11 (6.51%) Infrastructure Support
11 11 (6.51%) IT Engineer
11 11 (6.51%) IT Support Technician
11 11 (6.51%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.18%) Web Services
2 1 (0.59%) .NET
2 1 (0.59%) CSS
2 1 (0.59%) HTML
2 1 (0.59%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.75%) Replication
1 30 (17.75%) Self-Motivation
2 28 (16.57%) Data Centre
3 24 (14.20%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (12.43%) PKI
5 17 (10.06%) Hybrid Cloud
6 10 (5.92%) Public Cloud
7 9 (5.33%) CCTV
7 9 (5.33%) EPoS
7 9 (5.33%) Management Information System
8 7 (4.14%) CMDB
9 5 (2.96%) User Experience
10 3 (1.78%) Clustering
11 2 (1.18%) Driving Licence
11 2 (1.18%) HP Storage
11 2 (1.18%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.59%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.59%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 169 (100.00%) Windows
2 120 (71.01%) Windows Server
3 91 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 61 (36.09%) Linux
5 58 (34.32%) Windows 7
6 48 (28.40%) Windows 10
7 30 (17.75%) Windows 8
8 27 (15.98%) Ubuntu
8 27 (15.98%) Windows Server 2003
9 25 (14.79%) CentOS
10 12 (7.10%) Mac OS
11 11 (6.51%) Apple iOS
12 10 (5.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (5.33%) SUSE
14 7 (4.14%) Windows Vista
15 6 (3.55%) AIX
16 2 (1.18%) Windows XP
17 1 (0.59%) Data ONTAP
17 1 (0.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (26.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 42 (24.85%) Problem-Solving
3 40 (23.67%) ITIL
4 23 (13.61%) Patch Management
4 23 (13.61%) Time Management
5 20 (11.83%) Deployment Automation
5 20 (11.83%) Disaster Recovery
6 19 (11.24%) Migration
7 18 (10.65%) Change Management
7 18 (10.65%) Cybersecurity
8 16 (9.47%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (9.47%) DevOps
9 15 (8.88%) Asset Management
10 14 (8.28%) Service Management
11 13 (7.69%) Data Protection
12 12 (7.10%) PRINCE2
12 12 (7.10%) Server Management
12 12 (7.10%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (7.10%) Vulnerability Management
13 11 (6.51%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 56 (33.14%) PowerShell
2 16 (9.47%) SQL
3 15 (8.88%) VBScript
4 11 (6.51%) Python
5 9 (5.33%) Ruby
6 7 (4.14%) C
7 4 (2.37%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.18%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.59%) C#
Qualifications
1 39 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (13.02%) MCSE
3 21 (12.43%) MCSA
4 17 (10.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (8.28%) Citrix Certification
6 12 (7.10%) MCP
7 10 (5.92%) SC Cleared
7 10 (5.92%) Security Cleared
8 8 (4.73%) CCNA
8 8 (4.73%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (3.55%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (2.96%) CCAA
10 5 (2.96%) MCITP
10 5 (2.96%) MCTS
11 4 (2.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (1.18%) CCA
12 2 (1.18%) CISSP
12 2 (1.18%) CompTIA Security+
12 2 (1.18%) SSCP
13 1 (0.59%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (13.61%) SLA
2 11 (6.51%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.78%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.18%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (0.59%) GDPR
System Software
1 143 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 77 (45.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 73 (43.20%) Hyper-V
4 28 (16.57%) VMware ESXi
4 28 (16.57%) vSphere
5 20 (11.83%) XenApp
6 16 (9.47%) XenDesktop
7 13 (7.69%) Docker
7 13 (7.69%) VMware NSX
8 11 (6.51%) Terminal Services
9 10 (5.92%) DFS Replication
9 10 (5.92%) VMware Workstation
10 9 (5.33%) KVM
10 9 (5.33%) Virtual Machines
11 6 (3.55%) BitLocker
11 6 (3.55%) Microsoft App-V
12 5 (2.96%) VirtualBox
13 3 (1.78%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 3 (1.78%) Virtual Servers
14 2 (1.18%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 67 (39.64%) SCCM
2 38 (22.49%) SCOM
3 16 (9.47%) vRealize
4 15 (8.88%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (8.88%) Puppet
5 13 (7.69%) Docker Swarm
5 13 (7.69%) Kubernetes
5 13 (7.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 9 (5.33%) Ansible
6 9 (5.33%) SCOrch
6 9 (5.33%) Terraform
7 8 (4.73%) Norton AntiVirus
7 8 (4.73%) WSUS
8 7 (4.14%) Failover Clustering
8 7 (4.14%) SCVMM
9 6 (3.55%) PowerCLI
10 5 (2.96%) HP Data Protector
11 3 (1.78%) AirWatch
11 3 (1.78%) Backup Exec
11 3 (1.78%) vMotion
Vendors
1 128 (75.74%) VMware
2 125 (73.96%) Microsoft
3 48 (28.40%) Citrix
4 42 (24.85%) Cisco
5 25 (14.79%) CommVault
5 25 (14.79%) Symantec
6 24 (14.20%) HP
7 15 (8.88%) IBM
8 14 (8.28%) Apple
9 13 (7.69%) Nimble Storage
10 12 (7.10%) Oracle
10 12 (7.10%) Red Hat
11 11 (6.51%) Dell
11 11 (6.51%) Ivanti
12 10 (5.92%) EMC
12 10 (5.92%) F5
13 9 (5.33%) NetApp
14 8 (4.73%) Zscaler
15 7 (4.14%) Brocade
15 7 (4.14%) Snow