Period
to 23 June 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 June 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 110 142
Rank change year-on-year -26 +32 -64
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 284 345 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.31% 2.82% 2.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.43% 11.38% 8.39%
Number of salaries quoted 242 319 272
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.74% -2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,250 £53,188
England median annual salary £36,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -3.95% +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 3,368 3,032 3,528
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 27.45% 24.80% 24.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2,491 2,432 2,907
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +2.47% +1.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 June 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 June 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 -18 113 £42,000 +5.00% 3
Hertfordshire -37 74 £36,000 -1.37% 14
Essex +8 44 £35,000 - 8
Bedfordshire +10 28 £43,750 +16.67%
Norfolk +20 23 £38,693 -8.96% 5
Suffolk -11 6 £27,250 -35.88% 2
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 284 (100.00%) Windows
2 210 (73.94%) Windows Server
3 181 (63.73%) Microsoft
4 176 (61.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 169 (59.51%) VMware
6 163 (57.39%) Active Directory
7 112 (39.44%) Office 365
8 109 (38.38%) VMware Infrastructure
8 109 (38.38%) Hyper-V
9 96 (33.80%) Microsoft Certification
10 91 (32.04%) MS Exchange
11 87 (30.63%) PowerShell
12 81 (28.52%) ITIL
13 78 (27.46%) Windows 7
14 77 (27.11%) Microsoft Azure
15 75 (26.41%) SQL Server
16 70 (24.65%) SQL
17 67 (23.59%) Firewall
18 64 (22.54%) DNS
19 63 (22.18%) Citrix
20 62 (21.83%) Windows 10
21 58 (20.42%) SCCM
22 52 (18.31%) TCP/IP
23 51 (17.96%) Finance
24 50 (17.61%) Linux
25 49 (17.25%) Cisco
26 48 (16.90%) MCSE
27 47 (16.55%) Microsoft Office
27 47 (16.55%) MCITP
28 45 (15.85%) Exchange Server 2013

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 91 (32.04%) MS Exchange
2 45 (15.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 37 (13.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (5.99%) SharePoint
4 17 (5.99%) Skype for Business
4 17 (5.99%) WebLogic
5 14 (4.93%) Confluence
6 13 (4.58%) IIS
7 12 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2007
7 12 (4.23%) OpenStack
7 12 (4.23%) WebSphere
8 7 (2.46%) Apache
9 5 (1.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.70%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.70%) Zimbra
12 1 (0.35%) nginx
12 1 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 47 (16.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 12 (4.23%) Documaker
2 2 (0.70%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 112 (39.44%) Office 365
2 77 (27.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 44 (15.49%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (4.58%) IaaS
4 13 (4.58%) Mimecast
5 12 (4.23%) GitHub
6 7 (2.46%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (1.41%) SaaS
8 3 (1.06%) PaaS
9 2 (0.70%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.35%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 67 (23.59%) Firewall
2 64 (22.54%) DNS
3 52 (18.31%) TCP/IP
4 41 (14.44%) DHCP
5 40 (14.08%) VPN
6 33 (11.62%) SAN
7 32 (11.27%) WAN
8 28 (9.86%) LAN
9 25 (8.80%) Internet
9 25 (8.80%) Remote Desktop
9 25 (8.80%) VLAN
10 20 (7.04%) VoIP
11 19 (6.69%) SMTP
12 17 (5.99%) NetScaler
12 17 (5.99%) SNMP
13 16 (5.63%) FTP
13 16 (5.63%) SSL
14 14 (4.93%) HTTPS
14 14 (4.93%) IPsec
14 14 (4.93%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (26.41%) SQL Server
2 22 (7.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (4.93%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (4.23%) MongoDB
4 12 (4.23%) Oracle Database
5 9 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (2.82%) GIS
6 8 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (2.11%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (2.11%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (1.76%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (1.06%) Geospatial Data
10 2 (0.70%) MySQL
10 2 (0.70%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.35%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (5.63%) Git (software)
1 16 (5.63%) JIRA
2 12 (4.23%) Gerrit
2 12 (4.23%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (0.70%) AutoIt
3 2 (0.70%) Bitbucket
3 2 (0.70%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.70%) Subversion
3 2 (0.70%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.35%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.35%) MSI
4 1 (0.35%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 51 (17.96%) Finance
2 23 (8.10%) Retail
3 19 (6.69%) Banking
4 10 (3.52%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.41%) Marketing
6 3 (1.06%) Legal
6 3 (1.06%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.70%) Back Office
8 1 (0.35%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.35%) Games
8 1 (0.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 56 (19.72%) Support Engineer
2 53 (18.66%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 49 (17.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 37 (13.03%) Windows Engineer
5 32 (11.27%) 2nd Line Support
6 31 (10.92%) Analyst
7 29 (10.21%) 3rd Line Support
8 26 (9.15%) IT Support
8 26 (9.15%) Server Engineer
9 25 (8.80%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 25 (8.80%) Windows Server Engineer
10 24 (8.45%) SCCM Engineer
11 23 (8.10%) Administrator
12 22 (7.75%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
13 20 (7.04%) Citrix Engineer
13 20 (7.04%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
14 19 (6.69%) Systems Engineer
15 17 (5.99%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 16 (5.63%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 16 (5.63%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (5.99%) Middleware
1 17 (5.99%) Web Services
2 12 (4.23%) RESTful
2 12 (4.23%) SOAP
2 12 (4.23%) YAML
3 7 (2.46%) HTML
4 5 (1.76%) CSS
4 5 (1.76%) XML
5 2 (0.70%) ADSI
5 2 (0.70%) AngularJS
5 2 (0.70%) J2EE
5 2 (0.70%) jQuery
5 2 (0.70%) MAPI
5 2 (0.70%) OAuth
5 2 (0.70%) SAML
6 1 (0.35%) LAMP
6 1 (0.35%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (0.35%) LDAP
6 1 (0.35%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (0.35%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 38 (13.38%) Data Centre
2 21 (7.39%) Replication
3 17 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (5.99%) NHS
4 11 (3.87%) Clustering
5 10 (3.52%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.52%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (2.82%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.46%) Blackberry
7 7 (2.46%) Driving Licence
8 5 (1.76%) Public Cloud
8 5 (1.76%) Security Operations Centre
9 4 (1.41%) iSeries
9 4 (1.41%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (1.06%) CMDB
11 2 (0.70%) BYOD
11 2 (0.70%) CCTV
12 1 (0.35%) APACS
12 1 (0.35%) EPoS
12 1 (0.35%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 284 (100.00%) Windows
2 210 (73.94%) Windows Server
3 176 (61.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 78 (27.46%) Windows 7
5 62 (21.83%) Windows 10
6 50 (17.61%) Linux
7 36 (12.68%) Windows 8
8 23 (8.10%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (5.63%) Android
9 16 (5.63%) CentOS
10 15 (5.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (4.23%) Solaris
12 4 (1.41%) Unix
13 3 (1.06%) Ubuntu
13 3 (1.06%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.70%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (28.52%) ITIL
2 24 (8.45%) Problem-Solving
3 22 (7.75%) Project Management
4 20 (7.04%) Cybersecurity
4 20 (7.04%) DevOps
4 20 (7.04%) Service Delivery
5 19 (6.69%) Patch Management
6 18 (6.34%) Change Management
7 17 (5.99%) Disaster Recovery
7 17 (5.99%) High Availability
7 17 (5.99%) Load Balancing
8 15 (5.28%) Incident Management
9 14 (4.93%) Performance Monitoring
9 14 (4.93%) Release Management
9 14 (4.93%) Root Cause Analysis
10 13 (4.58%) Capacity Planning
10 13 (4.58%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (4.23%) Data Privacy
11 12 (4.23%) Integration Testing
11 12 (4.23%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 87 (30.63%) PowerShell
2 70 (24.65%) SQL
3 21 (7.39%) Bash Shell
4 20 (7.04%) JavaScript
5 18 (6.34%) Python
6 13 (4.58%) PHP
7 8 (2.82%) C
7 8 (2.82%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.06%) Java
9 2 (0.70%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.70%) VB
10 1 (0.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 96 (33.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (16.90%) MCSE
3 47 (16.55%) MCITP
4 29 (10.21%) Citrix Certification
5 27 (9.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 22 (7.75%) MCSA
7 21 (7.39%) Degree
7 21 (7.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 19 (6.69%) Cisco Certification
9 18 (6.34%) SC Cleared
9 18 (6.34%) Security Cleared
10 16 (5.63%) MCP
11 15 (5.28%) CCA
11 15 (5.28%) CCNA
12 5 (1.76%) CCNP
12 5 (1.76%) MCTS
13 4 (1.41%) CCDA
13 4 (1.41%) CCDP
13 4 (1.41%) DV Cleared
14 3 (1.06%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (13.03%) SLA
2 8 (2.82%) PMO
3 1 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.35%) GDPR
3 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 163 (57.39%) Active Directory
2 109 (38.38%) Hyper-V
2 109 (38.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (13.73%) XenApp
4 31 (10.92%) VMware ESXi
4 31 (10.92%) XenDesktop
5 26 (9.15%) XenServer
6 21 (7.39%) Terminal Services
7 14 (4.93%) Docker
7 14 (4.93%) vSphere
8 13 (4.58%) Samba
9 12 (4.23%) VirtualBox
10 10 (3.52%) Virtual Machines
11 7 (2.46%) DFS Replication
12 5 (1.76%) Virtual Servers
12 5 (1.76%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.35%) Firmware
14 1 (0.35%) NFS
14 1 (0.35%) Squid
Systems Management
1 58 (20.42%) SCCM
2 27 (9.51%) SCOM
3 18 (6.34%) WSUS
4 15 (5.28%) Puppet
5 14 (4.93%) Ansible
6 13 (4.58%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (4.23%) Backup Exec
7 12 (4.23%) Nagios
7 12 (4.23%) NetBackup
7 12 (4.23%) Rancher
7 12 (4.23%) Sysdig
7 12 (4.23%) vRealize
8 5 (1.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 4 (1.41%) Cisco CUCM
9 4 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (1.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 3 (1.06%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (1.06%) vCenter Server
11 2 (0.70%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 181 (63.73%) Microsoft
2 169 (59.51%) VMware
3 63 (22.18%) Citrix
4 49 (17.25%) Cisco
5 42 (14.79%) HP
6 21 (7.39%) WorldPay
7 20 (7.04%) IBM
8 19 (6.69%) Red Hat
9 17 (5.99%) NetApp
9 17 (5.99%) Splunk
10 16 (5.63%) Ivanti
10 16 (5.63%) Symantec
11 15 (5.28%) Oracle
11 15 (5.28%) Sophos
12 13 (4.58%) Meraki
12 13 (4.58%) Veeam
13 12 (4.23%) AppDynamics
13 12 (4.23%) BMC
13 12 (4.23%) New Relic
13 12 (4.23%) ServiceNow