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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England / East of England
Rank 69 121 73
Rank change year-on-year +52 -48  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 228 168 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.78% 2.28% 3.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.72% 8.98% 13.26%
Number of salaries quoted 193 143 233
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -1.40% +1.42%  

Windows Server 2012 is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1450 1871 2052
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 24.03% 25.42% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1137 1506 1692
Median salary £37,500 £35,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.63% -11.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Windows Server 2012 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +35 87 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Hertfordshire +10 49 £35,500 +10.93% 3
Essex +23 48 £32,500 +4.00% 1
Bedfordshire +28 24 £37,500 +27.11%
Suffolk +33 16 £42,500 +6.25%
Norfolk +3 14 £43,750 +59.09% 2
Windows Server 2012
England

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 359 (100.00%) Windows
2 256 (71.31%) Windows Server
3 219 (61.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 188 (52.37%) Microsoft
5 175 (48.75%) Active Directory
6 153 (42.62%) VMware
7 115 (32.03%) MS Exchange
8 114 (31.75%) Office 365
9 113 (31.48%) VMware Infrastructure
10 104 (28.97%) SQL
11 86 (23.96%) SQL Server
11 86 (23.96%) MS Excel
12 85 (23.68%) Microsoft Certification
12 85 (23.68%) Windows 7
13 84 (23.40%) Hyper-V
14 83 (23.12%) Microsoft Azure
15 79 (22.01%) Firewall
16 75 (20.89%) Linux
17 72 (20.06%) IIS
18 70 (19.50%) Windows Server 2003
19 68 (18.94%) SCCM
20 65 (18.11%) MS Office
20 65 (18.11%) MCSE
21 63 (17.55%) ITIL
22 60 (16.71%) DNS
23 57 (15.88%) DHCP
24 56 (15.60%) Cisco
25 55 (15.32%) PowerShell
26 53 (14.76%) Exchange Server 2010
26 53 (14.76%) Citrix

Windows Server 2012
Top Related 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
1 115 (32.03%) MS Exchange
2 72 (20.06%) IIS
3 53 (14.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 45 (12.53%) Skype for Business
5 36 (10.03%) SharePoint
6 32 (8.91%) Exchange Server 2013
7 31 (8.64%) Tomcat
8 25 (6.96%) Apache
9 16 (4.46%) GlassFish
10 14 (3.90%) Confluence
10 14 (3.90%) OpenStack
11 13 (3.62%) ColdFusion
11 13 (3.62%) nginx
11 13 (3.62%) SharePoint 2010
12 9 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2007
13 7 (1.95%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.28%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 86 (23.96%) MS Excel
2 65 (18.11%) MS Office
3 5 (1.39%) SOLIDWORKS
4 3 (0.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.56%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 5 (1.39%) Sage 200
2 2 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 114 (31.75%) Office 365
2 83 (23.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (6.69%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (4.18%) PaaS
5 14 (3.90%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (3.62%) AWS Lambda
6 13 (3.62%) SaaS
7 12 (3.34%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.84%) Akamai
8 3 (0.84%) G Suite
8 3 (0.84%) IaaS
8 3 (0.84%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 79 (22.01%) Firewall
2 60 (16.71%) DNS
3 57 (15.88%) DHCP
4 52 (14.48%) SAN
5 43 (11.98%) TCP/IP
6 42 (11.70%) WAN
7 39 (10.86%) LAN
8 21 (5.85%) VPN
9 20 (5.57%) Remote Desktop
9 20 (5.57%) VLAN
9 20 (5.57%) VoIP
10 18 (5.01%) NAS
11 16 (4.46%) Skype
12 14 (3.90%) Internet
13 13 (3.62%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (3.62%) iSCSI
14 12 (3.34%) MPLS
15 10 (2.79%) IP Telephony
15 10 (2.79%) PBX
16 9 (2.51%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (23.96%) SQL Server
2 24 (6.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 23 (6.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (5.57%) Amazon RDS
5 13 (3.62%) RDBMS
5 13 (3.62%) Relational Database
5 13 (3.62%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.11%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 30 (8.36%) Jenkins
2 16 (4.46%) Ant
2 16 (4.46%) Gradle
2 16 (4.46%) Hudson
2 16 (4.46%) JUnit
2 16 (4.46%) Maven
3 15 (4.18%) JIRA
4 14 (3.90%) TeamCity
4 14 (3.90%) Vagrant
5 3 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (0.84%) PROIV
6 1 (0.28%) MSI
6 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 23 (6.41%) Telecoms
2 10 (2.79%) Finance
3 9 (2.51%) Law
3 9 (2.51%) Retail
4 7 (1.95%) Publishing
5 6 (1.67%) Multimedia
6 3 (0.84%) Aerospace
6 3 (0.84%) Marketing
7 2 (0.56%) Advertising
7 2 (0.56%) Back Office
7 2 (0.56%) Banking
7 2 (0.56%) Legal
7 2 (0.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 90 (25.07%) Support Engineer
2 75 (20.89%) Analyst
3 51 (14.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 49 (13.65%) Support Analyst
5 38 (10.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 33 (9.19%) 3rd Line Support
7 32 (8.91%) IT Support
8 31 (8.64%) Administrator
9 29 (8.08%) Server Engineer
9 29 (8.08%) Systems Administrator
9 29 (8.08%) Windows Engineer
10 28 (7.80%) 2nd Line Support
10 28 (7.80%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 25 (6.96%) Server Support
12 24 (6.69%) IT Engineer
13 22 (6.13%) Technical Support
14 21 (5.85%) DevOps Engineer
14 21 (5.85%) IT Support Engineer
15 19 (5.29%) Developer
16 18 (5.01%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (8.91%) .NET
2 16 (4.46%) J2EE
3 7 (1.95%) AngularJS
3 7 (1.95%) Apache Camel
3 7 (1.95%) jQuery
3 7 (1.95%) Middleware
4 3 (0.84%) Classic ASP
4 3 (0.84%) COM
4 3 (0.84%) Web Services
5 2 (0.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.86%) Data Centre
2 21 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (4.46%) Private Cloud
4 12 (3.34%) Computer Science
5 10 (2.79%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.79%) Replication
6 9 (2.51%) Driving Licence
7 8 (2.23%) Blackberry
7 8 (2.23%) Fat Client
7 8 (2.23%) Thin Client
8 7 (1.95%) CMDB
8 7 (1.95%) iPhone
9 6 (1.67%) iPad
10 5 (1.39%) Clustering
10 5 (1.39%) Life Science
10 5 (1.39%) PDA
11 4 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.84%) Cybercrime
12 3 (0.84%) Handset
12 3 (0.84%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 359 (100.00%) Windows
2 256 (71.31%) Windows Server
3 219 (61.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 85 (23.68%) Windows 7
5 75 (20.89%) Linux
6 70 (19.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 45 (12.53%) Windows 10
8 33 (9.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 23 (6.41%) Windows 8
10 19 (5.29%) Windows XP
11 10 (2.79%) CentOS
12 9 (2.51%) Unix
13 6 (1.67%) Windows Vista
14 5 (1.39%) Mac OS
15 4 (1.11%) Apple iOS
15 4 (1.11%) Mac OS X
15 4 (1.11%) Solaris
16 3 (0.84%) AIX
17 2 (0.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (17.55%) ITIL
2 32 (8.91%) Configuration Management
3 26 (7.24%) Service Delivery
4 24 (6.69%) Capacity Planning
4 24 (6.69%) Incident Management
5 22 (6.13%) DevOps
6 21 (5.85%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (5.85%) SDLC
7 20 (5.57%) Change Management
8 18 (5.01%) Project Management
9 17 (4.74%) Mentoring
10 16 (4.46%) Disaster Recovery
11 15 (4.18%) Customer Requirements
12 14 (3.90%) E-Commerce
12 14 (3.90%) Time Management
13 13 (3.62%) Data Analysis
13 13 (3.62%) Problem Management
14 12 (3.34%) Coaching
14 12 (3.34%) Service Management
15 11 (3.06%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 104 (28.97%) SQL
2 55 (15.32%) PowerShell
3 35 (9.75%) Java
4 18 (5.01%) C
5 15 (4.18%) Bash Shell
6 14 (3.90%) VB
7 13 (3.62%) Perl
7 13 (3.62%) Ruby
8 11 (3.06%) C++
9 10 (2.79%) C#
9 10 (2.79%) JavaScript
9 10 (2.79%) VBScript
10 9 (2.51%) Shell Script
11 8 (2.23%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.39%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.28%) Python
Qualifications
1 85 (23.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 65 (18.11%) MCSE
3 36 (10.03%) MCP
4 35 (9.75%) MCITP
5 32 (8.91%) Cisco Certification
5 32 (8.91%) MCSA
6 29 (8.08%) Degree
7 24 (6.69%) CCNA
8 19 (5.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 14 (3.90%) Security Cleared
10 13 (3.62%) MCTS
11 12 (3.34%) A+ Certification
12 9 (2.51%) Network+ Certification
12 9 (2.51%) SC Cleared
13 8 (2.23%) CCNP
13 8 (2.23%) DV Cleared
14 7 (1.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 5 (1.39%) Citrix Certification
15 5 (1.39%) CompTIA Security+
15 5 (1.39%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (11.98%) SLA
2 2 (0.56%) ISO 14000
2 2 (0.56%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.28%) QA
System Software
1 175 (48.75%) Active Directory
2 113 (31.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (23.40%) Hyper-V
4 27 (7.52%) vSphere
5 25 (6.96%) VMware ESX
6 22 (6.13%) VMware ESXi
7 21 (5.85%) Terminal Services
8 16 (4.46%) XenApp
9 14 (3.90%) KVM
10 13 (3.62%) Virtual Machines
10 13 (3.62%) XenDesktop
11 7 (1.95%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 7 (1.95%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (0.84%) Virtual Desktop
12 3 (0.84%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (0.84%) XenServer
13 1 (0.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.28%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 68 (18.94%) SCCM
2 40 (11.14%) SCOM
3 17 (4.74%) Puppet
4 14 (3.90%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (3.90%) Packer
5 8 (2.23%) NetBackup
6 7 (1.95%) WSUS
7 5 (1.39%) EMC Navisphere
7 5 (1.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 5 (1.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (1.11%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (0.84%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.84%) HP Data Protector
9 3 (0.84%) Nessus
9 3 (0.84%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.28%) BladeLogic
10 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 1 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.28%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 188 (52.37%) Microsoft
2 153 (42.62%) VMware
3 56 (15.60%) Cisco
4 53 (14.76%) Citrix
5 22 (6.13%) Oracle
5 22 (6.13%) Veeam
6 21 (5.85%) HP
7 17 (4.74%) Red Hat
8 15 (4.18%) Symantec
9 14 (3.90%) EMC
9 14 (3.90%) IBM
10 9 (2.51%) CheckPoint
10 9 (2.51%) Sophos
11 8 (2.23%) Nimble Storage
12 7 (1.95%) AppSense
13 6 (1.67%) Avaya
13 6 (1.67%) NetApp
13 6 (1.67%) ServiceNow
13 6 (1.67%) Sonus
13 6 (1.67%) Zeacom
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