Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 152 138
Rank change year-on-year +10 -14 -46
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 241 247 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.16% 2.10% 2.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.43% 8.18% 8.50%
Number of salaries quoted 196 202 253
East of England median annual salary £35,500 £38,560 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.94% -3.60% +14.29%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,125 £25,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 2,860 3,021 3,236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 25.67% 25.73% 24.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2,042 2,479 2,731
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,230 £24,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +0.28%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +35 87 £37,000 +11.28% 7
Hertfordshire -28 74 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Essex +37 41 £30,750 -12.14% 6
Bedfordshire +4 24 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Norfolk +17 13 £38,068 -15.40% 1
Suffolk +1 6 £25,500 +15.91% 1
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 241 (100.00%) Windows
2 190 (78.84%) Windows Server
3 165 (68.46%) VMware
4 159 (65.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 158 (65.56%) Active Directory
6 148 (61.41%) Microsoft
7 103 (42.74%) Office 365
8 100 (41.49%) VMware Infrastructure
9 80 (33.20%) PowerShell
10 75 (31.12%) MS Exchange
11 73 (30.29%) Hyper-V
12 71 (29.46%) Citrix
13 69 (28.63%) SQL
14 68 (28.22%) Windows 7
14 68 (28.22%) Microsoft Azure
15 67 (27.80%) Windows 10
15 67 (27.80%) DNS
16 66 (27.39%) SQL Server
17 62 (25.73%) Firewall
18 56 (23.24%) ITIL
19 54 (22.41%) Microsoft Certification
20 50 (20.75%) Linux
21 49 (20.33%) Cisco
22 48 (19.92%) DHCP
23 45 (18.67%) Microsoft Office
24 44 (18.26%) XenApp
25 42 (17.43%) HP
26 41 (17.01%) Amazon AWS
26 41 (17.01%) Infrastructure Engineering
27 40 (16.60%) SCCM

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 75 (31.12%) MS Exchange
2 38 (15.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 26 (10.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (10.79%) SharePoint
4 13 (5.39%) Confluence
4 13 (5.39%) IIS
4 13 (5.39%) WebLogic
5 11 (4.56%) OpenStack
5 11 (4.56%) WebSphere
6 8 (3.32%) Apache
6 8 (3.32%) Skype for Business
7 6 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.83%) ThingWorx
8 2 (0.83%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 45 (18.67%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.90%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (1.24%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 11 (4.56%) Documaker
2 4 (1.66%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.83%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 103 (42.74%) Office 365
2 68 (28.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (17.01%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (5.39%) IaaS
5 11 (4.56%) GitHub
6 10 (4.15%) Azure Active Directory
7 9 (3.73%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.83%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.83%) PaaS
9 1 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (27.80%) DNS
2 62 (25.73%) Firewall
3 48 (19.92%) DHCP
4 37 (15.35%) TCP/IP
5 35 (14.52%) VPN
6 32 (13.28%) SAN
7 26 (10.79%) Remote Desktop
8 21 (8.71%) VLAN
9 18 (7.47%) Internet
10 16 (6.64%) Cisco ASA
10 16 (6.64%) SSL
10 16 (6.64%) WAN
11 15 (6.22%) Network Security
11 15 (6.22%) VoIP
12 14 (5.81%) LAN
12 14 (5.81%) NetScaler
13 13 (5.39%) HTTPS
13 13 (5.39%) IPsec
14 12 (4.98%) IMAP
14 12 (4.98%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (27.39%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (4.56%) MongoDB
3 11 (4.56%) Oracle Database
4 8 (3.32%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (3.32%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (2.49%) MySQL
5 6 (2.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (2.49%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.24%) GIS
8 1 (0.41%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (0.41%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (6.22%) Git (software)
2 13 (5.39%) JIRA
3 11 (4.56%) Gerrit
3 11 (4.56%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (1.24%) Ant
4 3 (1.24%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (0.83%) AutoIt
5 2 (0.83%) Bitbucket
5 2 (0.83%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (0.83%) Subversion
5 2 (0.83%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.41%) AdminStudio
6 1 (0.41%) MSI
6 1 (0.41%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.41%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 34 (14.11%) Retail
2 33 (13.69%) Finance
3 9 (3.73%) Banking
3 9 (3.73%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.90%) Electronics
5 5 (2.07%) Back Office
5 5 (2.07%) Marketing
6 3 (1.24%) Legal
6 3 (1.24%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.83%) Publishing
8 1 (0.41%) Military
Job Titles
1 67 (27.80%) Support Engineer
2 39 (16.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 39 (16.18%) Analyst
3 38 (15.77%) 2nd Line Support
4 29 (12.03%) IT Support
5 27 (11.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 25 (10.37%) 3rd Line Support
6 25 (10.37%) Windows Engineer
7 21 (8.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 21 (8.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 20 (8.30%) Support Analyst
9 19 (7.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 19 (7.88%) Administrator
10 18 (7.47%) IT Analyst
11 15 (6.22%) IT Engineer
11 15 (6.22%) Server Engineer
12 14 (5.81%) IT Support Engineer
12 14 (5.81%) Systems Administrator
12 14 (5.81%) Windows Support Engineer
13 13 (5.39%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (7.88%) Web Services
2 13 (5.39%) Middleware
3 11 (4.56%) RESTful
3 11 (4.56%) SOAP
3 11 (4.56%) YAML
4 7 (2.90%) LDAP
5 6 (2.49%) ADSI
6 5 (2.07%) .NET
6 5 (2.07%) ASP.NET
6 5 (2.07%) LAMP
7 2 (0.83%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.83%) HTML
7 2 (0.83%) J2EE
7 2 (0.83%) jQuery
7 2 (0.83%) OAuth
7 2 (0.83%) REST
7 2 (0.83%) SAML
8 1 (0.41%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (0.41%) MAPI
8 1 (0.41%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 29 (12.03%) Data Centre
2 20 (8.30%) Replication
3 16 (6.64%) NHS
4 12 (4.98%) Management Information System
5 11 (4.56%) Clustering
6 9 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (2.90%) iSeries
8 6 (2.49%) Driving Licence
8 6 (2.49%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (2.07%) Analytical Mindset
10 3 (1.24%) CMDB
10 3 (1.24%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.83%) BYOD
11 2 (0.83%) PKI
12 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.41%) FlexPod
12 1 (0.41%) Life Science
12 1 (0.41%) Linux Command Line
12 1 (0.41%) PDA
12 1 (0.41%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 241 (100.00%) Windows
2 190 (78.84%) Windows Server
3 159 (65.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 68 (28.22%) Windows 7
5 67 (27.80%) Windows 10
6 50 (20.75%) Linux
7 26 (10.79%) Windows 8
8 19 (7.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (7.47%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (6.64%) CentOS
11 15 (6.22%) Android
12 11 (4.56%) Solaris
13 5 (2.07%) AIX
14 4 (1.66%) Ubuntu
15 3 (1.24%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.83%) Apple iOS
17 1 (0.41%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (23.24%) ITIL
2 41 (17.01%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 21 (8.71%) Cybersecurity
3 21 (8.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (8.30%) Load Balancing
4 20 (8.30%) Project Management
5 18 (7.47%) Change Management
6 17 (7.05%) High Availability
7 16 (6.64%) Incident Management
7 16 (6.64%) Patch Management
7 16 (6.64%) Performance Monitoring
8 15 (6.22%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (6.22%) Data Privacy
8 15 (6.22%) Release Management
8 15 (6.22%) Service Management
9 14 (5.81%) DevOps
10 13 (5.39%) Root Cause Analysis
11 12 (4.98%) Information Security
11 12 (4.98%) Service Delivery
11 12 (4.98%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (33.20%) PowerShell
2 69 (28.63%) SQL
3 21 (8.71%) JavaScript
4 17 (7.05%) Bash Shell
5 16 (6.64%) PHP
6 12 (4.98%) Python
7 5 (2.07%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.07%) VBScript
8 3 (1.24%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.83%) Java
9 2 (0.83%) VB
10 1 (0.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 54 (22.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (10.37%) MCSE
3 23 (9.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 22 (9.13%) Citrix Certification
5 21 (8.71%) MCITP
6 20 (8.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 17 (7.05%) MCSA
8 14 (5.81%) CCNA
8 14 (5.81%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (4.98%) CCA
9 12 (4.98%) Security Cleared
10 10 (4.15%) MCP
10 10 (4.15%) SC Cleared
11 9 (3.73%) Degree
11 9 (3.73%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (2.90%) CCDA
12 7 (2.90%) CCDP
12 7 (2.90%) CCNP
13 5 (2.07%) MCTS
14 2 (0.83%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (13.69%) SLA
2 8 (3.32%) PCI DSS
2 8 (3.32%) PMO
3 6 (2.49%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 158 (65.56%) Active Directory
2 100 (41.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 73 (30.29%) Hyper-V
4 44 (18.26%) XenApp
5 35 (14.52%) XenDesktop
6 32 (13.28%) vSphere
7 31 (12.86%) VMware ESXi
8 18 (7.47%) XenServer
9 17 (7.05%) Terminal Services
10 15 (6.22%) Docker
11 12 (4.98%) Samba
12 11 (4.56%) VirtualBox
13 10 (4.15%) VMware Workstation
14 9 (3.73%) Microsoft App-V
15 8 (3.32%) DFS Replication
16 7 (2.90%) BitLocker
17 6 (2.49%) Virtual Machines
18 4 (1.66%) Virtual Servers
19 2 (0.83%) VMware NSX
20 1 (0.41%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 40 (16.60%) SCCM
2 21 (8.71%) Puppet
3 20 (8.30%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (7.88%) SCOM
5 14 (5.81%) Backup Exec
6 13 (5.39%) vRealize
6 13 (5.39%) WSUS
7 12 (4.98%) Ansible
7 12 (4.98%) Nagios
7 12 (4.98%) NetBackup
8 11 (4.56%) Rancher
8 11 (4.56%) Sysdig
9 8 (3.32%) Cisco CUCM
9 8 (3.32%) PowerCLI
10 6 (2.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 5 (2.07%) Nessus
11 5 (2.07%) Norton AntiVirus
12 4 (1.66%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 3 (1.24%) Kubernetes
13 3 (1.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 165 (68.46%) VMware
2 148 (61.41%) Microsoft
3 71 (29.46%) Citrix
4 49 (20.33%) Cisco
5 42 (17.43%) HP
6 26 (10.79%) IBM
7 18 (7.47%) Red Hat
7 18 (7.47%) Veeam
8 16 (6.64%) Symantec
8 16 (6.64%) WorldPay
9 15 (6.22%) Meraki
9 15 (6.22%) Oracle
10 14 (5.81%) NetApp
10 14 (5.81%) Sophos
11 11 (4.56%) AppDynamics
11 11 (4.56%) BMC
11 11 (4.56%) Intel
11 11 (4.56%) Ivanti
11 11 (4.56%) ServiceNow
11 11 (4.56%) Splunk