Period
to 17 June 2021

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 17 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 123 91 125
Rank change year-on-year -32 +34 +19
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 78 106 178
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.76% 2.76% 2.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.98% 10.35% 8.39%
Number of salaries quoted 62 94 122
10th Percentile £25,575 £25,725 £23,550
25th Percentile £31,313 £34,063 £26,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +18.75% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £49,875 £43,750 £48,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £48,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 869 1,024 2,122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.59% 26.67% 27.88%
Number of salaries quoted 566 827 1,598
10th Percentile £26,989 £25,750 £24,000
25th Percentile £35,063 £32,000 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £76,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Windows Server 2012 as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in the East of England over the 6 months to 17 June 2021.

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 17 June 2021. 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 -17 38 £47,500 +18.75% 7
Cambridgeshire -37 16 £22,000 -48.24% 2
Bedfordshire +9 11 £57,500 +59.72%
Essex +8 10 £57,500 +57.53% 1
Suffolk - 2 £32,500 -
Norfolk -5 1 £48,500 +27.63% 2
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 17 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 78 (100.00%) Windows
2 76 (97.44%) Windows Server
3 66 (84.62%) Microsoft
4 59 (75.64%) Azure
5 54 (69.23%) VMware
6 42 (53.85%) Active Directory
7 41 (52.56%) Microsoft 365
8 37 (47.44%) MS Exchange
9 36 (46.15%) DNS
10 33 (42.31%) Windows 10
10 33 (42.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 32 (41.03%) VMware Infrastructure
11 32 (41.03%) PowerShell
12 30 (38.46%) Windows Server 2016
13 29 (37.18%) VLAN
13 29 (37.18%) DHCP
13 29 (37.18%) Microsoft Office
14 28 (35.90%) vSphere
15 23 (29.49%) Windows Server 2008
16 22 (28.21%) Hyper-V
16 22 (28.21%) SQL Server
16 22 (28.21%) Citrix
17 19 (24.36%) TCP/IP
17 19 (24.36%) XenDesktop
18 18 (23.08%) Windows 7
18 18 (23.08%) Microsoft Intune
19 15 (19.23%) Firewall
19 15 (19.23%) Windows 8
19 15 (19.23%) AWS
20 14 (17.95%) Windows Server 2019

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 37 (47.44%) MS Exchange
2 13 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (11.54%) IIS
5 6 (7.69%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.56%) nginx
7 1 (1.28%) Confluence
Applications
1 29 (37.18%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 59 (75.64%) Azure
2 41 (52.56%) Microsoft 365
3 15 (19.23%) AWS
4 12 (15.38%) Dynamics 365
5 10 (12.82%) Mimecast
6 7 (8.97%) Azure Event Grid
6 7 (8.97%) Azure Logic Apps
6 7 (8.97%) Power Platform
6 7 (8.97%) SaaS
7 5 (6.41%) IaaS
7 5 (6.41%) PaaS
8 4 (5.13%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (2.56%) Google Workspace
10 1 (1.28%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 36 (46.15%) DNS
2 29 (37.18%) DHCP
2 29 (37.18%) VLAN
3 19 (24.36%) TCP/IP
4 15 (19.23%) Firewall
5 9 (11.54%) LAN
5 9 (11.54%) VPN
5 9 (11.54%) WAN
6 5 (6.41%) MPLS
6 5 (6.41%) NAS
7 4 (5.13%) ADSL
7 4 (5.13%) Internet
8 3 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (2.56%) Asterisk PBX
9 2 (2.56%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (1.28%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.28%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.28%) SAN
10 1 (1.28%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.21%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
2 12 (15.38%) SQL Server 2016
3 9 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (5.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.28%) Hudson
2 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.28%) JIRA
2 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (14.10%) Social Skills
2 7 (8.97%) Finance
3 5 (6.41%) Retail
4 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.56%) Organisational Skills
5 1 (1.28%) Documentation Skills
5 1 (1.28%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 30 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (29.49%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 19 (24.36%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 18 (23.08%) IT Engineer
5 17 (21.79%) Support Engineer
6 13 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
6 13 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (10.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 7 (8.97%) IT Support
9 6 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (6.41%) Cloud Engineer
10 5 (6.41%) IT Support Engineer
11 4 (5.13%) 1st Line Support
11 4 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
11 4 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 4 (5.13%) Desktop Engineer
11 4 (5.13%) Desktop Support
11 4 (5.13%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 3 (3.85%) 1st Line Support Engineer
12 3 (3.85%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.69%) FMCG
2 5 (6.41%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.41%) Public Cloud
3 3 (3.85%) Clustering
4 2 (2.56%) AS400
4 2 (2.56%) PKI
5 1 (1.28%) CMDB
5 1 (1.28%) Cybercrime
5 1 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.28%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 78 (100.00%) Windows
2 76 (97.44%) Windows Server
3 33 (42.31%) Windows 10
4 30 (38.46%) Windows Server 2016
5 23 (29.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (23.08%) Windows 7
7 15 (19.23%) Windows 8
8 14 (17.95%) Windows Server 2019
9 3 (3.85%) Linux
9 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.28%) Android
10 1 (1.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (42.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 11 (14.10%) Migration
2 11 (14.10%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (12.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (12.82%) Line Management
4 5 (6.41%) B2B
4 5 (6.41%) ITIL
5 4 (5.13%) Data Migration
5 4 (5.13%) Mentoring
5 4 (5.13%) Presales
6 3 (3.85%) High Availability
6 3 (3.85%) Service Delivery
6 3 (3.85%) Technology Roadmap
7 2 (2.56%) Business Development
7 2 (2.56%) Data Privacy
7 2 (2.56%) DevOps
7 2 (2.56%) ITIL V3
7 2 (2.56%) Project Delivery
7 2 (2.56%) Supplier Management
7 2 (2.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (41.03%) PowerShell
2 8 (10.26%) SQL
3 5 (6.41%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.85%) T-SQL
4 3 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (10.26%) MCSA
1 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (7.69%) CCNA
2 6 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (6.41%) MCP
3 5 (6.41%) MCSE
4 3 (3.85%) Degree
5 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.28%) MCITP
5 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 32 (41.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (35.90%) vSphere
4 22 (28.21%) Hyper-V
5 19 (24.36%) XenDesktop
6 5 (6.41%) Xen
7 3 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.28%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.28%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (23.08%) Microsoft Intune
2 10 (12.82%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 5 (6.41%) Ansible
4 2 (2.56%) HAProxy
4 2 (2.56%) Nagios
4 2 (2.56%) WSUS
5 1 (1.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 66 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 54 (69.23%) VMware
3 22 (28.21%) Citrix
4 10 (12.82%) Sophos
5 6 (7.69%) Veeam
6 2 (2.56%) Google
6 2 (2.56%) IBM
6 2 (2.56%) Oracle
6 2 (2.56%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.28%) Brocade
7 1 (1.28%) Cisco
7 1 (1.28%) CommVault
7 1 (1.28%) CyberArk
7 1 (1.28%) F5
7 1 (1.28%) HP
7 1 (1.28%) jetNEXUS