The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 130 102
Rank change year-on-year -20 -28  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 1998 2364 3012
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.39% 2.56% 2.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.43% 10.06% 11.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1787 2086 2646
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,650 £23,750 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 England with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 21181 23495 27358
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 25.35% 25.43% 26.65%
Number of salaries quoted 39256 46565 55629
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,750 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Windows Server 2012 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in England

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in England.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2012 in England

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2012 in England

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
London -11 752 £45,000 +3.95% 61
South East -9 434 £37,000 -7.50% 51
North of England +3 386 £32,500 -7.14% 48
Yorkshire +8 199 £35,000 -4.10% 16
North West -2 176 £32,500 -7.14% 32
Midlands -39 175 £36,500 +4.28% 25
South West -51 141 £35,000 +12.90% 21
West Midlands -4 125 £37,500 +2.04% 18
East of England -19 114 £35,000 -6.66% 8
East Midlands -36 52 £36,500 +10.60% 7
North East -8 11 £36,250 +3.57%
Windows Server 2012
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 England region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 4209 (100.00%) Windows
2 2958 (70.28%) Windows Server
3 2741 (65.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 2715 (64.50%) Active Directory
5 2444 (58.07%) Microsoft
6 2334 (55.45%) VMware
7 1510 (35.88%) MS Exchange
8 1293 (30.72%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1247 (29.63%) Office 365
10 1126 (26.75%) Hyper-V
11 1099 (26.11%) DNS
12 1050 (24.95%) Firewall
13 1049 (24.92%) SQL Server
14 1026 (24.38%) Cisco
15 984 (23.38%) Windows 7
16 950 (22.57%) Citrix
17 906 (21.53%) ITIL
18 869 (20.65%) SQL
19 856 (20.34%) SAN
20 826 (19.62%) DHCP
21 822 (19.53%) Exchange Server 2010
22 809 (19.22%) Microsoft Certification
23 770 (18.29%) Microsoft Azure
24 748 (17.77%) Windows 10
25 743 (17.65%) PowerShell
26 719 (17.08%) Linux
27 663 (15.75%) Windows Server 2003
27 663 (15.75%) Exchange Server 2013
28 655 (15.56%) SCCM
29 640 (15.21%) Finance

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 1510 (35.88%) MS Exchange
2 822 (19.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 663 (15.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 494 (11.74%) IIS
5 419 (9.95%) SharePoint
6 278 (6.60%) Skype for Business
7 176 (4.18%) Exchange Server 2007
8 132 (3.14%) Apache
9 108 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2003
10 87 (2.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 78 (1.85%) Tomcat
12 63 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
13 54 (1.28%) CMS
14 47 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
15 35 (0.83%) nginx
16 31 (0.74%) SAS
17 25 (0.59%) Confluence
18 24 (0.57%) OpenStack
19 20 (0.48%) WebSphere
20 19 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 621 (14.75%) Microsoft Office
2 85 (2.02%) Microsoft Excel
3 38 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 21 (0.50%) MS Visio
5 16 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
6 7 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (0.17%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.14%) InDesign
7 6 (0.14%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.095%) Abaqus
9 3 (0.071%) SOLIDWORKS
10 1 (0.024%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.024%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.024%) EngageOne
10 1 (0.024%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 13 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
4 12 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 9 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
6 8 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
6 8 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
7 6 (0.14%) iTrent
7 6 (0.14%) Magento
7 6 (0.14%) ResourceLink
7 6 (0.14%) thinkFolio
8 5 (0.12%) Remedy AR System
9 3 (0.071%) Sage 200
10 2 (0.048%) Bankmaster
10 2 (0.048%) Oracle Applications
11 1 (0.024%) BPCS
11 1 (0.024%) Infor SunSystems
11 1 (0.024%) Markit EDM
11 1 (0.024%) Payment Gateway
11 1 (0.024%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 1247 (29.63%) Office 365
2 770 (18.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 435 (10.33%) Amazon AWS
4 122 (2.90%) IaaS
5 106 (2.52%) PaaS
6 89 (2.11%) SaaS
7 66 (1.57%) Azure Active Directory
8 50 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
9 46 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
9 46 (1.09%) Mimecast
9 46 (1.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 31 (0.74%) AWS CloudFormation
11 29 (0.69%) G Suite
12 25 (0.59%) Amazon S3
12 25 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
13 23 (0.55%) OneDrive
14 15 (0.36%) Amazon ELB
15 14 (0.33%) AWS Lambda
16 12 (0.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 9 (0.21%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 1099 (26.11%) DNS
2 1050 (24.95%) Firewall
3 856 (20.34%) SAN
4 826 (19.62%) DHCP
5 564 (13.40%) TCP/IP
6 473 (11.24%) WAN
7 455 (10.81%) LAN
8 433 (10.29%) VPN
9 318 (7.56%) VLAN
10 265 (6.30%) VoIP
11 219 (5.20%) Skype
12 180 (4.28%) NAS
13 162 (3.85%) Internet
14 156 (3.71%) Wireless
15 137 (3.25%) iSCSI
16 135 (3.21%) Remote Desktop
17 126 (2.99%) Cisco ASA
18 118 (2.80%) MPLS
19 115 (2.73%) Network Security
20 96 (2.28%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1049 (24.92%) SQL Server
2 377 (8.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 318 (7.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 154 (3.66%) SQL Server 2014
5 124 (2.95%) MySQL
6 122 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
7 88 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 70 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 53 (1.26%) Amazon RDS
10 50 (1.19%) SQL Server 2016
11 46 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 42 (1.00%) Oracle Database
13 36 (0.86%) NoSQL
14 30 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
15 29 (0.69%) Relational Database
16 27 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
17 24 (0.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 23 (0.55%) MongoDB
18 23 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
19 21 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 56 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 55 (1.31%) Jenkins
3 51 (1.21%) JIRA
4 50 (1.19%) MSI
5 46 (1.09%) Git (software)
5 46 (1.09%) TeamCity
6 42 (1.00%) Visual Studio
7 30 (0.71%) Octopus Deploy
8 22 (0.52%) Vagrant
9 20 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 14 (0.33%) Sonatype Nexus
11 13 (0.31%) PROIV
12 11 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
13 10 (0.24%) Ant
13 10 (0.24%) WinDbg
14 9 (0.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 8 (0.19%) Hudson
15 8 (0.19%) Maven
16 6 (0.14%) MSBuild
16 6 (0.14%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 640 (15.21%) Finance
2 169 (4.02%) Law
3 161 (3.83%) Telecoms
4 134 (3.18%) Banking
5 125 (2.97%) Legal
6 88 (2.09%) Retail
7 76 (1.81%) Manufacturing
8 58 (1.38%) Back Office
9 54 (1.28%) Advertising
10 53 (1.26%) Marketing
11 42 (1.00%) Games
12 27 (0.64%) Publishing
13 19 (0.45%) Electronics
14 16 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
15 13 (0.31%) Financial Institution
16 11 (0.26%) Billing
17 9 (0.21%) Investment Banking
18 7 (0.17%) Automotive
19 6 (0.14%) Front Office
19 6 (0.14%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 794 (18.86%) Support Engineer
2 774 (18.39%) Analyst
3 749 (17.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 473 (11.24%) IT Support
5 433 (10.29%) Support Analyst
6 426 (10.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 409 (9.72%) Windows Engineer
8 373 (8.86%) IT Engineer
9 329 (7.82%) Administrator
10 325 (7.72%) 3rd Line Support
11 279 (6.63%) 2nd Line Support
12 261 (6.20%) Systems Administrator
13 250 (5.94%) IT Support Engineer
13 250 (5.94%) Server Engineer
14 233 (5.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 213 (5.06%) Systems Engineer
16 208 (4.94%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 196 (4.66%) 2nd Line Engineer
18 181 (4.30%) Infrastructure Support
19 171 (4.06%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (4.49%) .NET
2 118 (2.80%) Web Services
3 89 (2.11%) HTML
4 69 (1.64%) CSS
5 63 (1.50%) XML
6 61 (1.45%) ASP.NET
7 33 (0.78%) JSON
8 28 (0.67%) .NET Framework
9 25 (0.59%) HTML5
10 21 (0.50%) LAMP
10 21 (0.50%) REST
11 20 (0.48%) AngularJS
11 20 (0.48%) ASP.NET Web API
11 20 (0.48%) jQuery
12 19 (0.45%) Ajax
12 19 (0.45%) ASP.NET MVC
13 17 (0.40%) 802.1X
14 15 (0.36%) SOAP
14 15 (0.36%) XSLT
15 14 (0.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 355 (8.43%) Data Centre
2 243 (5.77%) Clustering
3 145 (3.44%) Replication
4 130 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
5 128 (3.04%) Blackberry
6 116 (2.76%) Computer Science
7 101 (2.40%) Management Information System
8 100 (2.38%) Driving Licence
9 71 (1.69%) PKI
10 70 (1.66%) Fat Client
10 70 (1.66%) Thin Client
11 67 (1.59%) Hedge funds
12 55 (1.31%) Public Cloud
13 53 (1.26%) iPad
13 53 (1.26%) iPhone
14 48 (1.14%) HP Storage
15 43 (1.02%) EMC VNX
16 40 (0.95%) User Experience
17 30 (0.71%) Linux Command Line
18 29 (0.69%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4209 (100.00%) Windows
2 2958 (70.28%) Windows Server
3 2741 (65.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 984 (23.38%) Windows 7
5 748 (17.77%) Windows 10
6 719 (17.08%) Linux
7 663 (15.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 403 (9.57%) Windows 8
9 174 (4.13%) Windows XP
10 155 (3.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 147 (3.49%) Unix
12 123 (2.92%) CentOS
13 105 (2.49%) Android
14 101 (2.40%) Mac OS X
15 64 (1.52%) Ubuntu
16 59 (1.40%) Apple iOS
17 58 (1.38%) Windows Vista
18 51 (1.21%) Mac OS
19 40 (0.95%) Solaris
20 33 (0.78%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 906 (21.53%) ITIL
2 291 (6.91%) Migration
3 253 (6.01%) Disaster Recovery
4 224 (5.32%) High Availability
5 204 (4.85%) Project Management
6 173 (4.11%) DevOps
7 168 (3.99%) Mentoring
8 163 (3.87%) Service Delivery
9 161 (3.83%) Agile Software Development
10 143 (3.40%) Configuration Management
11 142 (3.37%) Service Management
12 122 (2.90%) Continuous Improvement
13 120 (2.85%) Problem Management
14 118 (2.80%) Root Cause Analysis
15 110 (2.61%) Incident Management
15 110 (2.61%) Presales
16 104 (2.47%) Change Management
17 102 (2.42%) CRM
18 101 (2.40%) Time Management
19 100 (2.38%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 869 (20.65%) SQL
2 743 (17.65%) PowerShell
3 149 (3.54%) C#
4 100 (2.38%) JavaScript
5 97 (2.30%) Java
6 95 (2.26%) T-SQL
7 82 (1.95%) VB
8 74 (1.76%) Bash Shell
8 74 (1.76%) VBScript
9 57 (1.35%) Python
10 53 (1.26%) Perl
11 49 (1.16%) PHP
12 44 (1.05%) VBA
13 41 (0.97%) C
14 29 (0.69%) Shell Script
15 22 (0.52%) Ruby
16 21 (0.50%) C++
17 11 (0.26%) VB.NET
18 9 (0.21%) PL/SQL
19 8 (0.19%) AWK
Qualifications
1 809 (19.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 529 (12.57%) MCSE
3 389 (9.24%) Cisco Certification
4 338 (8.03%) MCSA
5 323 (7.67%) CCNA
6 322 (7.65%) Degree
7 240 (5.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 237 (5.63%) MCP
9 166 (3.94%) MCITP
10 132 (3.14%) Security Cleared
11 127 (3.02%) CCNP
12 93 (2.21%) Citrix Certification
13 84 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
14 82 (1.95%) SC Cleared
15 65 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
16 61 (1.45%) CCA
17 57 (1.35%) DBS Check
18 53 (1.26%) A+ Certification
19 51 (1.21%) MCTS
20 42 (1.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 303 (7.20%) SLA
2 67 (1.59%) PCI DSS
3 65 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 46 (1.09%) QA
5 16 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 13 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 11 (0.26%) PMO
8 4 (0.095%) SSAE 16
9 3 (0.071%) GPG13
9 3 (0.071%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.048%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.048%) GDPR
11 1 (0.024%) GCP
11 1 (0.024%) ISO 14000
11 1 (0.024%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 2715 (64.50%) Active Directory
2 1293 (30.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1126 (26.75%) Hyper-V
4 488 (11.59%) vSphere
5 447 (10.62%) XenApp
6 430 (10.22%) VMware ESXi
7 217 (5.16%) XenDesktop
8 114 (2.71%) Terminal Services
9 73 (1.73%) Virtual Servers
10 70 (1.66%) Virtual Machines
10 70 (1.66%) XenServer
11 69 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
12 46 (1.09%) VMware Server
13 45 (1.07%) DFS Replication
14 44 (1.05%) NFS
15 38 (0.90%) KVM
16 34 (0.81%) VMware Workstation
17 30 (0.71%) Docker
18 27 (0.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 25 (0.59%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 655 (15.56%) SCCM
2 274 (6.51%) SCOM
3 197 (4.68%) Backup Exec
4 143 (3.40%) WSUS
5 126 (2.99%) vCenter Server
6 88 (2.09%) Puppet
7 83 (1.97%) Microsoft Clustering
8 72 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
9 58 (1.38%) Norton AntiVirus
10 44 (1.05%) Ansible
11 40 (0.95%) AirWatch
12 36 (0.86%) Cisco CUCM
13 34 (0.81%) NetBackup
14 32 (0.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 29 (0.69%) vMotion
15 29 (0.69%) ZABBIX
16 27 (0.64%) Nagios
16 27 (0.64%) SCVMM
17 23 (0.55%) Microsoft Intune
17 23 (0.55%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 2444 (58.07%) Microsoft
2 2334 (55.45%) VMware
3 1026 (24.38%) Cisco
4 950 (22.57%) Citrix
5 528 (12.54%) HP
6 297 (7.06%) NetApp
7 243 (5.77%) Dell
8 221 (5.25%) Veeam
9 207 (4.92%) Red Hat
10 160 (3.80%) Symantec
11 159 (3.78%) EMC
12 149 (3.54%) Oracle
13 121 (2.87%) Juniper
14 101 (2.40%) Apple
15 97 (2.30%) Avaya
16 93 (2.21%) SonicWALL
17 81 (1.92%) SolarWinds
18 80 (1.90%) F5
19 78 (1.85%) Google
20 77 (1.83%) CheckPoint
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Network ITR
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £68000 - £69000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 18 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefiits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Cannock, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: 14% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Great Company + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Itecco
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday