Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 134 146 138
Rank change year-on-year +12 -8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 154 228 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.23% 2.17% 2.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.23% 8.65% 8.80%
Number of salaries quoted 118 186 225
East of England median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £38,370
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -8.78% -4.08%
10th Percentile £24,925 £23,500 £23,575
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,625 £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 1,872 2,636 3,102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 27.11% 25.08% 26.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1,332 1,930 2,575
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,475 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.16% +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 21 October 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 21 October 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
Cambridgeshire +25 72 £38,000 +8.57% 14
Hertfordshire +35 58 £34,500 -23.33% 13
Bedfordshire -6 16 £55,000 +33.33% 3
Essex -20 4 £32,500 +30.00% 5
Norfolk -5 3 £43,000 -3.10% 4
Suffolk +11 1 £50,000 +96.08% 1
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 154 (100.00%) Windows
2 128 (83.12%) Active Directory
3 125 (81.17%) Windows Server
4 124 (80.52%) Microsoft
5 102 (66.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 89 (57.79%) VMware
7 75 (48.70%) Office 365
8 70 (45.45%) MS Exchange
9 68 (44.16%) Azure
10 65 (42.21%) SCCM
11 63 (40.91%) Hyper-V
12 57 (37.01%) Exchange Server 2013
13 56 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
14 54 (35.06%) DNS
15 51 (33.12%) DHCP
16 49 (31.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 48 (31.17%) PowerShell
18 45 (29.22%) Problem-Solving
19 41 (26.62%) Windows Server 2003
20 39 (25.32%) CommVault
21 36 (23.38%) VMware Infrastructure
21 36 (23.38%) Windows 10
22 35 (22.73%) Windows 7
22 35 (22.73%) Citrix
23 34 (22.08%) ITIL
24 32 (20.78%) TCP/IP
24 32 (20.78%) Firewall
25 31 (20.13%) Symantec
26 30 (19.48%) Linux
27 29 (18.83%) Microsoft Certification

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 70 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 57 (37.01%) Exchange Server 2013
3 56 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (16.88%) Skype for Business
5 21 (13.64%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.65%) Confluence
Applications
1 27 (17.53%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 75 (48.70%) Office 365
2 68 (44.16%) Azure
3 24 (15.58%) AWS
4 16 (10.39%) OneDrive
5 7 (4.55%) OpenShift
6 5 (3.25%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (3.25%) Mimecast
7 3 (1.95%) IaaS
7 3 (1.95%) PaaS
8 1 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.65%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 54 (35.06%) DNS
2 51 (33.12%) DHCP
3 32 (20.78%) Firewall
3 32 (20.78%) TCP/IP
4 26 (16.88%) Skype
5 25 (16.23%) NetScaler
6 18 (11.69%) SAN
7 14 (9.09%) LAN
8 13 (8.44%) SSL
9 10 (6.49%) VLAN
9 10 (6.49%) WAN
10 7 (4.55%) BIG-IP
10 7 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (4.55%) FabricPath
11 6 (3.90%) iSCSI
11 6 (3.90%) VPN
12 5 (3.25%) Unified Communications
13 4 (2.60%) Wi-Fi
14 3 (1.95%) Internet
14 3 (1.95%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.65%) MySQL
2 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.65%) SQLBase
Development Applications
1 9 (5.84%) JIRA
2 8 (5.19%) Visual Studio Team System
3 7 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
3 7 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.65%) MSI
General
1 19 (12.34%) Finance
2 17 (11.04%) Retail
3 11 (7.14%) Public Sector
4 6 (3.90%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.25%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.65%) Electronics
6 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 61 (39.61%) Analyst
2 28 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 25 (16.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 23 (14.94%) IT Support
5 18 (11.69%) IT Analyst
6 16 (10.39%) 2nd Line Support
7 15 (9.74%) Administrator
7 15 (9.74%) Systems Administrator
8 14 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support
8 14 (9.09%) Security Engineer
8 14 (9.09%) Service Desk Support
9 13 (8.44%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 13 (8.44%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
9 13 (8.44%) IT Administrator
9 13 (8.44%) IT Systems Administrator
10 12 (7.79%) IT Support Analyst
11 10 (6.49%) Support Analyst
12 9 (5.84%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
13 8 (5.19%) IT Support Technician
13 8 (5.19%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.65%) CSS
1 1 (0.65%) HTML
1 1 (0.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (16.88%) Data Centre
2 26 (16.88%) Self-Motivation
3 22 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 18 (11.69%) PKI
5 17 (11.04%) Replication
6 12 (7.79%) Hybrid Cloud
7 8 (5.19%) CCTV
7 8 (5.19%) EPoS
8 7 (4.55%) Driving Licence
9 4 (2.60%) Clustering
9 4 (2.60%) Fat Client
9 4 (2.60%) Thin Client
10 2 (1.30%) User Experience
11 1 (0.65%) Cyberattack
11 1 (0.65%) Life Science
11 1 (0.65%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.65%) Security Operations Centre
11 1 (0.65%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 154 (100.00%) Windows
2 125 (81.17%) Windows Server
3 102 (66.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 41 (26.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 36 (23.38%) Windows 10
6 35 (22.73%) Windows 7
7 30 (19.48%) Linux
8 24 (15.58%) Windows 8
9 14 (9.09%) Windows Vista
10 9 (5.84%) Mac OS
10 9 (5.84%) Ubuntu
11 8 (5.19%) Apple iOS
11 8 (5.19%) CentOS
12 7 (4.55%) AIX
12 7 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (4.55%) SUSE
13 2 (1.30%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (31.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 45 (29.22%) Problem-Solving
3 34 (22.08%) ITIL
4 29 (18.83%) Patch Management
5 24 (15.58%) Cybersecurity
6 23 (14.94%) Vulnerability Management
7 19 (12.34%) Disaster Recovery
8 16 (10.39%) Incident Management
8 16 (10.39%) Security Operations
9 15 (9.74%) Mentoring
9 15 (9.74%) Time Management
10 14 (9.09%) Break/Fix
10 14 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
11 13 (8.44%) Data Protection
11 13 (8.44%) Identity Management
11 13 (8.44%) Information Security
11 13 (8.44%) Information Security Management
11 13 (8.44%) ISMS
11 13 (8.44%) Security Management
12 12 (7.79%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (31.17%) PowerShell
2 9 (5.84%) Python
3 7 (4.55%) Ruby
4 4 (2.60%) VBScript
5 3 (1.95%) SQL
6 2 (1.30%) C
6 2 (1.30%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.65%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (18.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (12.34%) MCSA
3 17 (11.04%) MCSE
4 15 (9.74%) Citrix Certification
4 15 (9.74%) SC Cleared
4 15 (9.74%) Security Cleared
5 6 (3.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (3.25%) CCNA
6 5 (3.25%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.30%) CCAA
8 2 (1.30%) CCENT
8 2 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.30%) MCITP
9 1 (0.65%) CCA
9 1 (0.65%) Degree
9 1 (0.65%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (17.53%) SLA
2 19 (12.34%) PCI DSS
3 13 (8.44%) COBIT
3 13 (8.44%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 128 (83.12%) Active Directory
2 63 (40.91%) Hyper-V
3 36 (23.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (18.83%) XenApp
5 22 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
6 13 (8.44%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (7.79%) vSphere
8 9 (5.84%) Docker
9 8 (5.19%) VMware NSX
10 7 (4.55%) KVM
11 5 (3.25%) Terminal Services
12 4 (2.60%) XenDesktop
13 3 (1.95%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 3 (1.95%) DFS Replication
13 3 (1.95%) Virtual Servers
14 2 (1.30%) BitLocker
14 2 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
15 1 (0.65%) Virtual Desktop
15 1 (0.65%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 65 (42.21%) SCCM
2 27 (17.53%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 22 (14.29%) SCOM
4 20 (12.99%) SCOrch
5 13 (8.44%) Nessus
6 11 (7.14%) WSUS
7 10 (6.49%) HP Data Protector
8 9 (5.84%) Kubernetes
8 9 (5.84%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (5.84%) Puppet
9 8 (5.19%) Ansible
9 8 (5.19%) Docker Swarm
9 8 (5.19%) Norton AntiVirus
9 8 (5.19%) Terraform
10 7 (4.55%) vRealize
11 5 (3.25%) Jamf Pro
11 5 (3.25%) Microsoft Intune
12 4 (2.60%) Backup Exec
13 3 (1.95%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 3 (1.95%) vMotion
Vendors
1 124 (80.52%) Microsoft
2 89 (57.79%) VMware
3 39 (25.32%) CommVault
4 35 (22.73%) Citrix
5 31 (20.13%) Symantec
6 25 (16.23%) Ivanti
7 20 (12.99%) Zscaler
8 15 (9.74%) Cisco
9 13 (8.44%) HP
9 13 (8.44%) Palo Alto
9 13 (8.44%) Qualys
10 12 (7.79%) Apple
11 10 (6.49%) Veeam
12 8 (5.19%) IBM
13 7 (4.55%) F5
14 5 (3.25%) Nimble Storage
15 4 (2.60%) Wyse
16 3 (1.95%) Dell
16 3 (1.95%) Dell Compellent
16 3 (1.95%) EMC