Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 129 97 129
Rank change year-on-year -32 +32 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 105 33 154
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.91% 1.84% 2.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.19% 6.16% 8.27%
Number of salaries quoted 78 31 118
10th Percentile £22,000 £27,500 £24,925
25th Percentile £25,000 £35,250 £27,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £41,500 £38,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.64% +7.79% +10.00%
75th Percentile £43,625 £53,750 £42,688
90th Percentile £52,425 £55,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £38,250 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +13.33% -

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 1,030 536 1,863
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.75% 29.81% 27.09%
Number of salaries quoted 660 462 1,344
10th Percentile £21,750 £26,250 £24,750
25th Percentile £27,000 £33,313 £29,656
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -5.56%
75th Percentile £56,563 £61,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £90,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.70% -3.16%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 -39 46 £30,000 -25.00% 14
Cambridgeshire -47 25 £40,000 -14.89% 3
Essex -5 16 £40,000 -17.53% 8
Bedfordshire -7 11 £38,500 -23.00% 2
Suffolk - 6 £23,500 -
Norfolk - 1 £48,500 -
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 105 (100.00%) Windows
2 86 (81.90%) Windows Server
3 81 (77.14%) Active Directory
4 63 (60.00%) VMware
5 60 (57.14%) Microsoft
6 59 (56.19%) Windows 10
6 59 (56.19%) Microsoft 365
7 55 (52.38%) Azure
8 51 (48.57%) Social Skills
9 41 (39.05%) Firewall
9 41 (39.05%) VMware Infrastructure
10 39 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
11 36 (34.29%) Windows Server 2016
11 36 (34.29%) MS Exchange
11 36 (34.29%) LAN
12 35 (33.33%) WAN
13 34 (32.38%) DHCP
13 34 (32.38%) DNS
14 33 (31.43%) Microsoft Office
15 32 (30.48%) Windows Server 2019
16 31 (29.52%) Citrix
17 30 (28.57%) Hyper-V
18 26 (24.76%) PowerShell
18 26 (24.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 25 (23.81%) AWS
19 25 (23.81%) IIS
19 25 (23.81%) TCP/IP
20 24 (22.86%) vSphere
21 23 (21.90%) SQL
22 21 (20.00%) XenDesktop

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 36 (34.29%) MS Exchange
2 25 (23.81%) IIS
3 16 (15.24%) SharePoint
4 12 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (10.48%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.95%) Confluence
6 1 (0.95%) nginx
Applications
1 33 (31.43%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 59 (56.19%) Microsoft 365
2 55 (52.38%) Azure
3 25 (23.81%) AWS
4 6 (5.71%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (5.71%) Mimecast
5 3 (2.86%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.90%) Azure Event Grid
6 2 (1.90%) Azure Logic Apps
6 2 (1.90%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.95%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (39.05%) Firewall
2 36 (34.29%) LAN
3 35 (33.33%) WAN
4 34 (32.38%) DHCP
4 34 (32.38%) DNS
5 25 (23.81%) TCP/IP
6 18 (17.14%) VLAN
7 16 (15.24%) ADSL
8 13 (12.38%) NAS
9 12 (11.43%) Internet
9 12 (11.43%) Wi-Fi
10 11 (10.48%) MPLS
11 8 (7.62%) Remote Desktop
12 3 (2.86%) NetScaler
12 3 (2.86%) VoIP
13 2 (1.90%) PABX
13 2 (1.90%) RS-232
13 2 (1.90%) SAN
13 2 (1.90%) VPN
14 1 (0.95%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (10.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.95%) Hudson
2 1 (0.95%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.95%) JIRA
2 1 (0.95%) MSI
2 1 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio
General
1 51 (48.57%) Social Skills
2 14 (13.33%) Organisational Skills
3 10 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.90%) Documentation Skills
4 2 (1.90%) Finance
4 2 (1.90%) Fire and Rescue
4 2 (1.90%) Presentation Skills
4 2 (1.90%) Public Sector
4 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.95%) Advertising
5 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.95%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (47.62%) Support Engineer
2 21 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 20 (19.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 18 (17.14%) IT Engineer
5 16 (15.24%) IT Support
6 14 (13.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 14 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 14 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (12.38%) 1st Line Support
7 13 (12.38%) Analyst
8 12 (11.43%) 3rd Line Support
8 12 (11.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 12 (11.43%) IT Support Engineer
9 10 (9.52%) 1st Line Engineer
9 10 (9.52%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 8 (7.62%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (6.67%) First Line Help Desk Support
11 7 (6.67%) Help Desk Engineer
11 7 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
11 7 (6.67%) Help Desk Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.71%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (4.76%) Public Cloud
3 4 (3.81%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.90%) NHS
4 2 (1.90%) PKI
5 1 (0.95%) CMDB
5 1 (0.95%) Cybercrime
5 1 (0.95%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.95%) FMCG
5 1 (0.95%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 105 (100.00%) Windows
2 86 (81.90%) Windows Server
3 59 (56.19%) Windows 10
4 39 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (34.29%) Windows Server 2016
6 32 (30.48%) Windows Server 2019
7 17 (16.19%) Windows 8
8 16 (15.24%) Windows 7
9 9 (8.57%) Linux
10 7 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.90%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.95%) Android
13 1 (0.95%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (24.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 19 (18.10%) Problem-Solving
3 14 (13.33%) Time Management
4 13 (12.38%) Mentoring
5 11 (10.48%) Data Migration
5 11 (10.48%) Migration
5 11 (10.48%) Presales
6 10 (9.52%) B2B
6 10 (9.52%) ITIL
7 7 (6.67%) Data Protection
7 7 (6.67%) Line Management
8 6 (5.71%) ITSM
8 6 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (4.76%) Collaborative Working
9 5 (4.76%) Proactive Monitoring
10 3 (2.86%) Data Privacy
10 3 (2.86%) Mathematics
10 3 (2.86%) Project Management
11 2 (1.90%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 26 (24.76%) PowerShell
2 23 (21.90%) SQL
3 5 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (13.33%) MCSA
1 14 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (12.38%) Degree
3 12 (11.43%) MCSE
4 5 (4.76%) MCP
5 4 (3.81%) CCNA
5 4 (3.81%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.86%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.90%) HNC
7 2 (1.90%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.95%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.95%) MCITP
8 1 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.48%) SLA
2 1 (0.95%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 81 (77.14%) Active Directory
2 41 (39.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 24 (22.86%) vSphere
5 21 (20.00%) XenDesktop
6 14 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (13.33%) XenApp
7 2 (1.90%) Terminal Server
7 2 (1.90%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.95%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 16 (15.24%) Microsoft Intune
2 9 (8.57%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 8 (7.62%) SCCM
4 6 (5.71%) WSUS
5 1 (0.95%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.95%) Nagios
Vendors
1 63 (60.00%) VMware
2 60 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 31 (29.52%) Citrix
4 18 (17.14%) Veeam
5 7 (6.67%) HP
6 6 (5.71%) Cisco
7 5 (4.76%) Sophos
7 5 (4.76%) Zscaler
8 2 (1.90%) Brocade
8 2 (1.90%) CyberArk
8 2 (1.90%) F5
8 2 (1.90%) jetNEXUS
8 2 (1.90%) Meraki
9 1 (0.95%) CommVault
9 1 (0.95%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.95%) Oracle