Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 85 95
Rank change year-on-year +9 +10 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 36 52 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.53% 2.43% 2.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.20% 11.09% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 35 54 58
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +29.69% -21.95%
10th Percentile £22,500 £28,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £57,200 £50,000 £47,500
East of England median annual salary £38,370 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -4.08% +14.29% -5.41%

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 Essex with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 295 469 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 20.70% 21.90% 21.25%
Number of salaries quoted 259 362 404
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +30.14% -10.98%
10th Percentile £19,250 £27,025 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £70,000 £52,500
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in Essex

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2012 in Essex

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Essex over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Essex

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Chelmsford -5 10 £55,250 +87.29%
Colchester +7 6 £40,000 -20.00%
Loughton - 3 £50,000 -
Purfleet - 3 £23,000 -
Brentwood +19 1 £50,000 +17.65%
Basildon +12 1 £30,000 +1.69% 1
Grays - 1 £22,500 - 1
Windows Server 2012
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Essex region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 23 (63.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (50.00%) VMware
5 17 (47.22%) Windows Server
6 16 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (41.67%) PowerShell
8 13 (36.11%) Office 365
9 12 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 11 (30.56%) Visual Studio
10 11 (30.56%) Configuration Management
10 11 (30.56%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (30.56%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (30.56%) CMDB
10 11 (30.56%) Hudson
10 11 (30.56%) Jenkins
10 11 (30.56%) Continuous Deployment
11 10 (27.78%) SDLC
12 9 (25.00%) Puppet
12 9 (25.00%) JUnit
12 9 (25.00%) vCloud
13 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (22.22%) PyUnit
14 7 (19.44%) Sophos
14 7 (19.44%) Firewall
14 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Office
14 7 (19.44%) MS Exchange
14 7 (19.44%) SLA

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 7 (19.44%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.33%) IIS
3 2 (5.56%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.78%) Zimbra
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (36.11%) Office 365
2 12 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) Firewall
2 5 (13.89%) DHCP
2 5 (13.89%) DNS
3 4 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (11.11%) SAN
3 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 3 (8.33%) Internet
4 3 (8.33%) LAN
4 3 (8.33%) WAN
5 2 (5.56%) iSCSI
5 2 (5.56%) NAS
5 2 (5.56%) VPN
5 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.78%) FTP
6 1 (2.78%) HTTP
6 1 (2.78%) IPsec
6 1 (2.78%) OpenVPN
6 1 (2.78%) Softphone
6 1 (2.78%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.56%) Redis
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (30.56%) Hudson
1 11 (30.56%) Jenkins
1 11 (30.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (30.56%) Visual Studio
2 9 (25.00%) JUnit
3 8 (22.22%) PyUnit
4 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Configuration Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Software Configuration Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Administrator
3 7 (19.44%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (13.89%) Server Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Support Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) IT Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Windows Server Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Linux Support
7 2 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) CMDB
2 3 (8.33%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) BYOD
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (63.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (47.22%) Windows Server
4 6 (16.67%) Linux
4 6 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.78%) Android
6 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (30.56%) Configuration Management
1 11 (30.56%) Continuous Deployment
1 11 (30.56%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (27.78%) SDLC
3 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
4 4 (11.11%) DevOps
5 3 (8.33%) Performance Measurement
5 3 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (5.56%) Presales
6 2 (5.56%) Service Management
6 2 (5.56%) Software Deployment
7 1 (2.78%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (2.78%) ITIL
7 1 (2.78%) Migration
7 1 (2.78%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.78%) Patch Management
7 1 (2.78%) Security Management
7 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.78%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.56%) SQL
3 1 (2.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (16.67%) MCSA
3 4 (11.11%) CCNA
3 4 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (11.11%) MCSE
4 3 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (5.56%) CCA
5 2 (5.56%) CCAA
6 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.78%) Degree
6 1 (2.78%) MCP
6 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 16 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (25.00%) vCloud
4 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
5 3 (8.33%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.78%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) Puppet
2 5 (13.89%) SCCM
3 1 (2.78%) Ansible
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.78%) SCOM
3 1 (2.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (50.00%) VMware
2 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (19.44%) Citrix
3 7 (19.44%) Sophos
4 5 (13.89%) Cisco
5 4 (11.11%) HP
6 3 (8.33%) Intel
6 3 (8.33%) Meraki
7 2 (5.56%) Kaseya
7 2 (5.56%) Mitel
7 2 (5.56%) NetApp
7 2 (5.56%) Open-E
7 2 (5.56%) Symantec
8 1 (2.78%) Apple
8 1 (2.78%) Dell
8 1 (2.78%) Veeam