Period
to 20 January 2020

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 20 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 139 119 142
Rank change year-on-year -20 +23 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 132 249 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.16% 2.66% 2.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.53% 9.80% 8.15%
Number of salaries quoted 113 199 214
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -9.09%
10th Percentile £24,750 £23,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year -1.33% +1.35% -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 1,548 2,541 3,202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 25.34% 27.15% 27.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,091 1,866 2,552
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £45,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.21% +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 20 January 2020.

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 20 January 2020. 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 +24 60 £38,500 +30.51% 12
Hertfordshire +4 44 £40,000 -11.11% 16
Bedfordshire +10 23 £55,000 +57.14% 3
Norfolk -8 3 £43,000 +38.55% 3
Suffolk +5 1 - - 3
Essex -40 1 £27,500 +10.00% 3
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2020, 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.

1 132 (100.00%) Windows
2 123 (93.18%) Windows Server
3 108 (81.82%) Microsoft
4 107 (81.06%) Active Directory
5 71 (53.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 71 (53.79%) Office 365
6 68 (51.52%) MS Exchange
6 68 (51.52%) VMware
7 59 (44.70%) Exchange Server 2010
8 57 (43.18%) Azure
9 54 (40.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 49 (37.12%) PowerShell
11 45 (34.09%) Patch Management
11 45 (34.09%) TCP/IP
12 43 (32.58%) DHCP
12 43 (32.58%) DNS
13 41 (31.06%) Windows 10
14 38 (28.79%) Microsoft Office
15 37 (28.03%) Citrix
15 37 (28.03%) Firewall
15 37 (28.03%) Hyper-V
16 36 (27.27%) XenApp
16 36 (27.27%) SCCM
17 32 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2013
18 28 (21.21%) Cybersecurity
18 28 (21.21%) Vulnerability Management
19 26 (19.70%) Management Information System
19 26 (19.70%) SQL Server
20 25 (18.94%) SLA
21 24 (18.18%) Data Centre

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 68 (51.52%) MS Exchange
2 59 (44.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (15.15%) Skype for Business
5 11 (8.33%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.76%) IIS
Applications
1 38 (28.79%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 71 (53.79%) Office 365
2 57 (43.18%) Azure
3 16 (12.12%) AWS
4 4 (3.03%) OneDrive
5 3 (2.27%) GCP
5 3 (2.27%) IaaS
6 2 (1.52%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.52%) Mimecast
6 2 (1.52%) SaaS
7 1 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (34.09%) TCP/IP
2 43 (32.58%) DHCP
2 43 (32.58%) DNS
3 37 (28.03%) Firewall
4 22 (16.67%) VLAN
5 20 (15.15%) Skype
6 19 (14.39%) VoIP
7 18 (13.64%) LAN
8 15 (11.36%) Internet
9 12 (9.09%) NetScaler
10 10 (7.58%) WAN
11 6 (4.55%) VPN
11 6 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (3.79%) Remote Desktop
12 5 (3.79%) Unified Communications
13 2 (1.52%) Wireless
14 1 (0.76%) ADSL
14 1 (0.76%) Kerberos
14 1 (0.76%) MPLS
14 1 (0.76%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (19.70%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (1.52%) MySQL
3 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.52%) SQLBase
Development Applications
1 1 (0.76%) JIRA
1 1 (0.76%) MSI
1 1 (0.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 21 (15.91%) Finance
2 9 (6.82%) Public Sector
2 9 (6.82%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.30%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 36 (27.27%) Analyst
3 25 (18.94%) IT Support
4 21 (15.91%) IT Engineer
5 19 (14.39%) Security Engineer
6 18 (13.64%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
7 17 (12.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 16 (12.12%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 15 (11.36%) 2nd Line Support
9 15 (11.36%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 15 (11.36%) Support Engineer
10 11 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
11 9 (6.82%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (6.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 8 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 7 (5.30%) Infrastructure Support
13 7 (5.30%) IT Analyst
14 6 (4.55%) Infrastructure Team Leader
14 6 (4.55%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
14 6 (4.55%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (13.64%) WSH
2 1 (0.76%) ADSI
2 1 (0.76%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.70%) Management Information System
2 24 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 11 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (7.58%) Driving Licence
5 7 (5.30%) Fat Client
5 7 (5.30%) Thin Client
6 6 (4.55%) Replication
7 5 (3.79%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (2.27%) Clustering
9 3 (2.27%) Smartphone
10 2 (1.52%) Life Science
11 1 (0.76%) Cyberattack
11 1 (0.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 132 (100.00%) Windows
2 123 (93.18%) Windows Server
3 71 (53.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 41 (31.06%) Windows 10
5 14 (10.61%) Windows 7
6 13 (9.85%) Linux
6 13 (9.85%) Windows 8
7 11 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (6.06%) AIX
9 5 (3.79%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.52%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.52%) Unix
11 1 (0.76%) CentOS
11 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (40.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 45 (34.09%) Patch Management
3 28 (21.21%) Cybersecurity
3 28 (21.21%) Vulnerability Management
4 20 (15.15%) Incident Management
4 20 (15.15%) Security Operations
5 18 (13.64%) Identity Management
5 18 (13.64%) Information Security
5 18 (13.64%) Information Security Management
5 18 (13.64%) ISMS
5 18 (13.64%) ITIL
5 18 (13.64%) Security Management
5 18 (13.64%) Server Management
6 15 (11.36%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (8.33%) Time Management
8 10 (7.58%) IT Strategy
8 10 (7.58%) Network Management
9 8 (6.06%) Creative Thinking
9 8 (6.06%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 49 (37.12%) PowerShell
2 18 (13.64%) VBScript
3 3 (2.27%) SQL
4 2 (1.52%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (9.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (9.09%) MCSA
3 9 (6.82%) MCSE
4 8 (6.06%) Citrix Certification
5 7 (5.30%) SC Cleared
5 7 (5.30%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.52%) CCENT
6 2 (1.52%) CCNA
6 2 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.76%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.76%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.76%) HNC
7 1 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.76%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (18.94%) SLA
2 18 (13.64%) COBIT
2 18 (13.64%) Cyber Essentials
2 18 (13.64%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.76%) GDPR
3 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 107 (81.06%) Active Directory
2 37 (28.03%) Hyper-V
3 36 (27.27%) XenApp
4 20 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (14.39%) Virtual Machines
6 18 (13.64%) vSphere
7 3 (2.27%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.76%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 36 (27.27%) SCCM
2 20 (15.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 18 (13.64%) Nessus
3 18 (13.64%) SCOrch
4 9 (6.82%) WSUS
5 8 (6.06%) Backup Exec
5 8 (6.06%) HP Data Protector
5 8 (6.06%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (1.52%) Jamf Pro
8 1 (0.76%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.76%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.76%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 108 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 68 (51.52%) VMware
3 37 (28.03%) Citrix
4 20 (15.15%) Symantec
5 18 (13.64%) Palo Alto
5 18 (13.64%) Qualys
6 17 (12.88%) HP
7 16 (12.12%) CommVault
7 16 (12.12%) Ivanti
8 12 (9.09%) Zscaler
9 11 (8.33%) Veeam
10 9 (6.82%) Mitel
11 8 (6.06%) IBM
12 7 (5.30%) Asigra
12 7 (5.30%) Wyse
13 3 (2.27%) Apple
13 3 (2.27%) Cisco
13 3 (2.27%) Google
14 2 (1.52%) Kaspersky
14 2 (1.52%) Sophos