Period
to 23 February 2018

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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 106 133
Rank change year-on-year -44 +27 -18
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 249 336 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.99% 2.66% 2.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.14% 10.90% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 215 302 300
East of England median annual salary £36,000 £40,000 £33,875
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +18.08% -3.21%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,250 £25,113
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,475 £48,750
England median annual salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -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 3,488 3,082 3,886
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 27.84% 24.38% 25.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2,746 2,482 3,173
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,794
% change year-on-year - +0.46% +5.40%

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 23 February 2018.

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 23 February 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
Cambridgeshire -48 85 £35,000 -17.65% 7
Hertfordshire -30 69 £35,000 - 2
Essex -12 42 £39,000 -6.02% 9
Bedfordshire +39 32 £42,500 +13.33% 7
Norfolk +32 18 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Suffolk -16 2 £27,000 -36.47% 2
East Anglia - 1 £45,000 -
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 East of England region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 249 (100.00%) Windows
2 167 (67.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 165 (66.27%) Windows Server
4 159 (63.86%) Microsoft
5 156 (62.65%) Active Directory
6 126 (50.60%) VMware
7 86 (34.54%) Hyper-V
8 85 (34.14%) MS Exchange
9 81 (32.53%) Office 365
10 77 (30.92%) Microsoft Certification
11 74 (29.72%) VMware Infrastructure
12 66 (26.51%) Windows 7
12 66 (26.51%) TCP/IP
13 65 (26.10%) ITIL
13 65 (26.10%) SQL Server
14 63 (25.30%) DNS
15 60 (24.10%) Firewall
16 52 (20.88%) Microsoft Office
17 51 (20.48%) Microsoft Azure
17 51 (20.48%) Exchange Server 2010
18 48 (19.28%) SCCM
19 47 (18.88%) PowerShell
19 47 (18.88%) Data Centre
20 41 (16.47%) MCITP
20 41 (16.47%) Windows 10
21 40 (16.06%) MCSE
22 39 (15.66%) DHCP
23 38 (15.26%) Cisco
24 37 (14.86%) WAN
24 37 (14.86%) Citrix

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 85 (34.14%) MS Exchange
2 51 (20.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 37 (14.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 23 (9.24%) Skype for Business
5 17 (6.83%) Exchange Server 2007
6 16 (6.43%) SharePoint
7 9 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (2.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (2.01%) IIS
8 5 (2.01%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.20%) Apache
10 2 (0.80%) Zimbra
11 1 (0.40%) nginx
11 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 52 (20.88%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.01%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.80%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.80%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.80%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 81 (32.53%) Office 365
2 51 (20.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (2.81%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (2.01%) Mimecast
6 4 (1.61%) SaaS
7 3 (1.20%) PaaS
8 2 (0.80%) IaaS
9 1 (0.40%) GitHub
9 1 (0.40%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.40%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 66 (26.51%) TCP/IP
2 63 (25.30%) DNS
3 60 (24.10%) Firewall
4 39 (15.66%) DHCP
5 37 (14.86%) WAN
6 34 (13.65%) LAN
7 32 (12.85%) SAN
8 22 (8.84%) VLAN
8 22 (8.84%) VPN
9 20 (8.03%) VoIP
10 18 (7.23%) Internet
10 18 (7.23%) Skype
11 12 (4.82%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (4.42%) MPLS
13 9 (3.61%) Remote Desktop
14 8 (3.21%) FTP
15 6 (2.41%) NetScaler
16 5 (2.01%) BIG-IP
16 5 (2.01%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 5 (2.01%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (26.10%) SQL Server
2 23 (9.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (6.02%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (5.62%) GIS
5 10 (4.02%) SQL Server 2014
6 8 (3.21%) SQL Server 2016
7 6 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.01%) Geospatial Data
9 4 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.80%) Big Data
11 2 (0.80%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.80%) MySQL
11 2 (0.80%) QlikView
11 2 (0.80%) Redis
12 1 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.40%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.40%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (4.82%) Jenkins
2 8 (3.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.41%) Hudson
3 6 (2.41%) JUnit
3 6 (2.41%) PyUnit
3 6 (2.41%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.80%) JIRA
5 1 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 33 (13.25%) Finance
2 16 (6.43%) Telecoms
3 11 (4.42%) Banking
4 9 (3.61%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.41%) Dutch Language
5 6 (2.41%) Electronics
6 4 (1.61%) Marketing
7 2 (0.80%) Front Office
7 2 (0.80%) Retail
8 1 (0.40%) Games
Job Titles
1 47 (18.88%) Support Engineer
2 45 (18.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 39 (15.66%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 38 (15.26%) Windows Engineer
5 33 (13.25%) Analyst
6 28 (11.24%) Server Engineer
7 27 (10.84%) Windows Server Engineer
8 26 (10.44%) IT Support
9 25 (10.04%) 3rd Line Support
10 23 (9.24%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
11 22 (8.84%) 2nd Line Support
11 22 (8.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 21 (8.43%) Support Analyst
13 20 (8.03%) SCCM Engineer
14 19 (7.63%) Administrator
14 19 (7.63%) IT Engineer
15 17 (6.83%) Service Desk Engineer
16 16 (6.43%) IT Analyst
16 16 (6.43%) Systems Administrator
17 13 (5.22%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.41%) HTML
1 6 (2.41%) XML
2 5 (2.01%) CSS
3 4 (1.61%) Web Services
4 3 (1.20%) Hibernate
4 3 (1.20%) Spring
5 2 (0.80%) Node.js
6 1 (0.40%) .NET
6 1 (0.40%) jQuery
6 1 (0.40%) JSON
6 1 (0.40%) LAMP
6 1 (0.40%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (0.40%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (0.40%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 47 (18.88%) Data Centre
2 29 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.02%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.61%) Blackberry
4 9 (3.61%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.21%) Replication
6 7 (2.81%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (2.41%) CMDB
7 6 (2.41%) Handset
7 6 (2.41%) Public Cloud
8 5 (2.01%) Clustering
8 5 (2.01%) Security Operations Centre
9 4 (1.61%) FMCG
10 3 (1.20%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.20%) iPhone
10 3 (1.20%) PlayStation
11 2 (0.80%) CCTV
12 1 (0.40%) BYOD
12 1 (0.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.40%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 249 (100.00%) Windows
2 167 (67.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 165 (66.27%) Windows Server
4 66 (26.51%) Windows 7
5 41 (16.47%) Windows 10
6 32 (12.85%) Linux
7 27 (10.84%) Windows 8
8 25 (10.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (3.61%) Ubuntu
10 8 (3.21%) CentOS
11 7 (2.81%) Windows XP
12 6 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (2.01%) Mac OS
14 3 (1.20%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.80%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.80%) Unix
15 2 (0.80%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.40%) Android
16 1 (0.40%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (26.10%) ITIL
2 18 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (7.23%) Configuration Management
3 17 (6.83%) Hardware Maintenance
4 16 (6.43%) Change Management
4 16 (6.43%) Cybersecurity
5 15 (6.02%) Service Delivery
6 14 (5.62%) DevOps
6 14 (5.62%) Test Automation
7 11 (4.42%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (3.61%) High Availability
8 9 (3.61%) Migration
8 9 (3.61%) Patch Management
8 9 (3.61%) Proactive Management
8 9 (3.61%) SDLC
9 8 (3.21%) Mathematics
9 8 (3.21%) Mentoring
9 8 (3.21%) Project Management
9 8 (3.21%) Service Management
9 8 (3.21%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (18.88%) PowerShell
2 24 (9.64%) SQL
3 14 (5.62%) C
4 6 (2.41%) Bash Shell
4 6 (2.41%) C#
4 6 (2.41%) JavaScript
4 6 (2.41%) Python
5 5 (2.01%) VB
6 4 (1.61%) Java
6 4 (1.61%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.80%) C++
7 2 (0.80%) VBScript
7 2 (0.80%) X++
8 1 (0.40%) PHP
8 1 (0.40%) Ruby
8 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 77 (30.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (16.47%) MCITP
3 40 (16.06%) MCSE
4 33 (13.25%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (11.65%) CCNA
6 19 (7.63%) Degree
6 19 (7.63%) Security Cleared
7 14 (5.62%) MCSA
7 14 (5.62%) SC Cleared
8 10 (4.02%) DV Cleared
8 10 (4.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 10 (4.02%) MCP
9 8 (3.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (2.41%) CCNP
10 6 (2.41%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (2.01%) CompTIA Security+
12 4 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
13 3 (1.20%) CCA
14 2 (0.80%) CCAA
14 2 (0.80%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (11.24%) SLA
2 5 (2.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.20%) QA
4 2 (0.80%) GDPR
4 2 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 156 (62.65%) Active Directory
2 86 (34.54%) Hyper-V
3 74 (29.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (6.02%) vSphere
5 14 (5.62%) XenApp
6 13 (5.22%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (4.42%) Virtual Machines
8 10 (4.02%) Terminal Services
8 10 (4.02%) Virtual Servers
9 9 (3.61%) XenServer
10 8 (3.21%) XenDesktop
11 6 (2.41%) vCloud
12 5 (2.01%) VMware Workstation
13 3 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.80%) VMware NSX
15 1 (0.40%) KVM
15 1 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 48 (19.28%) SCCM
2 24 (9.64%) SCOM
3 13 (5.22%) WSUS
4 12 (4.82%) Puppet
5 8 (3.21%) vCenter Server
6 5 (2.01%) Backup Exec
6 5 (2.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (1.61%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (1.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (0.80%) Ansible
8 2 (0.80%) HAProxy
8 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.40%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 159 (63.86%) Microsoft
2 126 (50.60%) VMware
3 38 (15.26%) Cisco
4 37 (14.86%) Citrix
5 22 (8.84%) HP
6 18 (7.23%) Dell
7 15 (6.02%) Symantec
8 10 (4.02%) Red Hat
9 9 (3.61%) Veeam
10 8 (3.21%) Intel
10 8 (3.21%) Sophos
11 7 (2.81%) CommVault
12 6 (2.41%) F5
12 6 (2.41%) IBM
12 6 (2.41%) NetApp
13 5 (2.01%) ESRI
13 5 (2.01%) Ivanti
13 5 (2.01%) Splunk
14 4 (1.61%) Apple
14 4 (1.61%) WorldPay