Period
to 19 December 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 December 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 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 149 139
Rank change year-on-year +13 -10 -18
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 233 244 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.37% 2.01% 2.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.04% 7.53% 8.60%
Number of salaries quoted 181 197 249
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.41% -7.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,575 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £51,050
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +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 2,578 3,240 3,176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 26.23% 26.72% 24.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,852 2,615 2,629
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 19 December 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 December 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
Hertfordshire +3 85 £45,000 +21.62% 10
Cambridgeshire +36 73 £30,250 -13.57% 3
Essex +25 49 £25,000 -44.44% 5
Bedfordshire -5 20 £27,000 -36.47% 1
Norfolk +4 4 £42,500 -5.56% 2
Suffolk -4 2 £27,500 +25.00% 2
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 233 (100.00%) Windows
2 193 (82.83%) Windows Server
3 187 (80.26%) Active Directory
4 168 (72.10%) VMware
5 164 (70.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 154 (66.09%) Microsoft
7 111 (47.64%) VMware Infrastructure
8 85 (36.48%) Office 365
8 85 (36.48%) DNS
9 82 (35.19%) Firewall
9 82 (35.19%) Windows 7
10 69 (29.61%) PowerShell
10 69 (29.61%) Windows 10
11 56 (24.03%) SQL Server
11 56 (24.03%) Microsoft Office
12 55 (23.61%) Citrix
12 55 (23.61%) SCCM
13 54 (23.18%) ITIL
14 52 (22.32%) DHCP
15 51 (21.89%) SLA
15 51 (21.89%) SQL
16 50 (21.46%) Microsoft Azure
17 49 (21.03%) Windows 8
18 48 (20.60%) Hyper-V
19 47 (20.17%) vSphere
20 46 (19.74%) MS Exchange
21 41 (17.60%) TCP/IP
22 39 (16.74%) Linux
23 38 (16.31%) HP
24 37 (15.88%) 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 46 (19.74%) MS Exchange
2 31 (13.30%) Exchange Server 2013
3 27 (11.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 24 (10.30%) SharePoint
5 21 (9.01%) Skype for Business
6 11 (4.72%) IIS
7 5 (2.15%) Apache
7 5 (2.15%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.86%) ThingWorx
9 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 56 (24.03%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (5.15%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (1.29%) Windchill
4 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.15%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.86%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 85 (36.48%) Office 365
2 50 (21.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (9.87%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (6.44%) Mimecast
5 5 (2.15%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (2.15%) SaaS
6 2 (0.86%) IaaS
6 2 (0.86%) PaaS
7 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 85 (36.48%) DNS
2 82 (35.19%) Firewall
3 52 (22.32%) DHCP
4 41 (17.60%) TCP/IP
5 35 (15.02%) VPN
6 29 (12.45%) SAN
6 29 (12.45%) VLAN
7 21 (9.01%) LAN
8 20 (8.58%) Remote Desktop
9 19 (8.15%) WAN
10 17 (7.30%) Fibre Channel
11 14 (6.01%) Wireless
12 13 (5.58%) Network Security
13 12 (5.15%) VoIP
14 10 (4.29%) NAS
14 10 (4.29%) SSL
15 9 (3.86%) BGP
15 9 (3.86%) DMZ
15 9 (3.86%) IP Telephony
15 9 (3.86%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (24.03%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.00%) MySQL
3 5 (2.15%) MongoDB
3 5 (2.15%) Redis
3 5 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.72%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.29%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (2.15%) Git (software)
1 5 (2.15%) Subversion
2 4 (1.72%) Ant
2 4 (1.72%) Hudson
3 3 (1.29%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (0.86%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.43%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 31 (13.30%) Retail
2 10 (4.29%) Finance
3 9 (3.86%) Marketing
4 8 (3.43%) Electronics
4 8 (3.43%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.00%) Publishing
6 6 (2.58%) Back Office
7 2 (0.86%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 62 (26.61%) Analyst
2 53 (22.75%) Support Engineer
3 36 (15.45%) 2nd Line Support
4 27 (11.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 25 (10.73%) Support Analyst
6 20 (8.58%) IT Support
7 18 (7.73%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 17 (7.30%) 3rd Line Support
9 16 (6.87%) IT Engineer
10 15 (6.44%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 15 (6.44%) IT Analyst
10 15 (6.44%) Support Technician
10 15 (6.44%) Windows Engineer
11 14 (6.01%) Network Engineer
11 14 (6.01%) Windows Support Engineer
12 13 (5.58%) 2nd Line Support Technician
12 13 (5.58%) Desktop Support
12 13 (5.58%) IT Support Engineer
12 13 (5.58%) Junior
12 13 (5.58%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.29%) Web Services
2 7 (3.00%) LDAP
3 6 (2.58%) ADSI
4 5 (2.15%) .NET
4 5 (2.15%) ASP.NET
4 5 (2.15%) LAMP
5 4 (1.72%) CSS
5 4 (1.72%) HTML
5 4 (1.72%) Node.js
6 2 (0.86%) REST
6 2 (0.86%) WAP
7 1 (0.43%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.43%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 37 (15.88%) Data Centre
2 26 (11.16%) Management Information System
3 21 (9.01%) Replication
4 14 (6.01%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (5.58%) Self-Motivation
6 11 (4.72%) PKI
7 5 (2.15%) Analytical Mindset
8 4 (1.72%) Clustering
8 4 (1.72%) iSeries
8 4 (1.72%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.29%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.86%) BYOD
10 2 (0.86%) Handset
10 2 (0.86%) PDA
11 1 (0.43%) CCTV
11 1 (0.43%) EPoS
11 1 (0.43%) Life Science
11 1 (0.43%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 233 (100.00%) Windows
2 193 (82.83%) Windows Server
3 164 (70.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 82 (35.19%) Windows 7
5 69 (29.61%) Windows 10
6 49 (21.03%) Windows 8
7 39 (16.74%) Linux
8 27 (11.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (6.01%) AIX
10 11 (4.72%) Apple iOS
11 9 (3.86%) Ubuntu
12 6 (2.58%) CentOS
13 5 (2.15%) Android
13 5 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.43%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (23.18%) ITIL
2 34 (14.59%) Cybersecurity
3 32 (13.73%) Patch Management
4 29 (12.45%) Change Management
5 27 (11.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 26 (11.16%) Vulnerability Management
7 25 (10.73%) Service Management
8 24 (10.30%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (9.44%) Disaster Recovery
10 21 (9.01%) Incident Management
11 18 (7.73%) High Availability
12 16 (6.87%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (6.87%) CRM
12 16 (6.87%) Project Management
13 15 (6.44%) Service Delivery
14 14 (6.01%) Server Hardening
15 13 (5.58%) Asset Management
15 13 (5.58%) PRINCE2
16 12 (5.15%) Risk Management
16 12 (5.15%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 69 (29.61%) PowerShell
2 51 (21.89%) SQL
3 15 (6.44%) Bash Shell
4 14 (6.01%) VBScript
5 11 (4.72%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.15%) PHP
7 4 (1.72%) C
8 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (13.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (7.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 14 (6.01%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (4.72%) MCP
5 10 (4.29%) MCSA
6 7 (3.00%) CCNA
6 7 (3.00%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (3.00%) MCSE
7 6 (2.58%) MCTS
7 6 (2.58%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.72%) CCA
8 4 (1.72%) CCDA
8 4 (1.72%) CCDP
8 4 (1.72%) CCNP
8 4 (1.72%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (1.72%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.86%) CCAA
10 2 (0.86%) Degree
11 1 (0.43%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (21.89%) SLA
2 7 (3.00%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.58%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 187 (80.26%) Active Directory
2 111 (47.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (20.60%) Hyper-V
4 47 (20.17%) vSphere
5 31 (13.30%) VMware ESXi
6 26 (11.16%) VMware Workstation
6 26 (11.16%) XenApp
7 22 (9.44%) XenDesktop
8 14 (6.01%) BitLocker
8 14 (6.01%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (2.58%) Docker
10 4 (1.72%) iptables
10 4 (1.72%) Samba
10 4 (1.72%) vCloud
10 4 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (1.29%) Terminal Services
11 3 (1.29%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.86%) Firmware
12 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.86%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 55 (23.61%) SCCM
2 25 (10.73%) SCOM
3 20 (8.58%) Backup Exec
4 15 (6.44%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (6.44%) Puppet
5 14 (6.01%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 13 (5.58%) Norton AntiVirus
7 12 (5.15%) PowerCLI
7 12 (5.15%) WSUS
8 8 (3.43%) AirWatch
9 7 (3.00%) Nagios
10 5 (2.15%) Cisco CUCM
10 5 (2.15%) Nessus
10 5 (2.15%) NetBackup
11 3 (1.29%) vCenter Server
12 2 (0.86%) Docker Swarm
12 2 (0.86%) Kubernetes
12 2 (0.86%) vRealize
12 2 (0.86%) vRealize Orchestrator
12 2 (0.86%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 168 (72.10%) VMware
2 154 (66.09%) Microsoft
3 55 (23.61%) Citrix
4 38 (16.31%) HP
5 36 (15.45%) Cisco
6 32 (13.73%) Veeam
7 24 (10.30%) Avaya
8 21 (9.01%) IBM
9 20 (8.58%) Symantec
10 17 (7.30%) Brocade
11 16 (6.87%) Mitel
12 15 (6.44%) 3PAR
13 13 (5.58%) WatchGuard
14 12 (5.15%) Sophos
15 11 (4.72%) Apple
16 9 (3.86%) ProCurve
16 9 (3.86%) Red Hat
16 9 (3.86%) Salesforce.com
17 8 (3.43%) CommVault
18 7 (3.00%) NetApp