Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 95 103
Rank change year-on-year -40 +8 -44
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 77 127 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.91% 3.02% 2.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.47% 10.57% 10.88%
Number of salaries quoted 74 96 83
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £29,300 £25,875 £25,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,125 £52,500
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% +12.68%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,031 1,202 1,020
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 25.51% 28.54% 22.96%
Number of salaries quoted 774 1,019 829
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -4.49% +4.71%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £71,635 £67,500 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in Hertfordshire

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2012 in Hertfordshire

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Hertfordshire

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 October 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
Watford -29 29 £45,000 +12.50% 1
St Albans +8 13 £35,000 -10.26% 1
Hemel Hempstead +7 10 £30,000 - 2
Welwyn Garden City -33 5 £72,000 +80.00%
Stevenage -1 4 £30,000 -14.29%
Tring - 4 £37,500 -
Borehamwood +10 3 £36,000 +41.18%
Hatfield -6 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £30,000 -
Letchworth - 1 - -
Waltham Cross - 1 £35,000 -
Windows Server 2012
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 77 (100.00%) Windows
2 70 (90.91%) Active Directory
3 68 (88.31%) Windows Server
4 58 (75.32%) VMware
5 48 (62.34%) Microsoft
5 48 (62.34%) Office 365
6 47 (61.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 37 (48.05%) Firewall
8 36 (46.75%) MS Exchange
8 36 (46.75%) Microsoft Azure
9 35 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
10 30 (38.96%) Windows 10
11 27 (35.06%) Windows 7
12 25 (32.47%) SQL
13 23 (29.87%) SQL Server
13 23 (29.87%) PowerShell
14 19 (24.68%) Hyper-V
14 19 (24.68%) Exchange Server 2013
14 19 (24.68%) VPN
14 19 (24.68%) DNS
14 19 (24.68%) Citrix
14 19 (24.68%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 16 (20.78%) Microsoft Office
16 14 (18.18%) Data Centre
16 14 (18.18%) XenApp
17 13 (16.88%) DHCP
17 13 (16.88%) Cisco
17 13 (16.88%) Remote Desktop
18 12 (15.58%) Microsoft Certification
18 12 (15.58%) TCP/IP

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 36 (46.75%) MS Exchange
2 19 (24.68%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (15.58%) SharePoint
4 8 (10.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (7.79%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.60%) IIS
6 2 (2.60%) ThingWorx
7 1 (1.30%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 16 (20.78%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.90%) Windchill
3 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 48 (62.34%) Office 365
2 36 (46.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (12.99%) Azure Active Directory
4 8 (10.39%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (3.90%) Mimecast
6 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.30%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (48.05%) Firewall
2 19 (24.68%) DNS
2 19 (24.68%) VPN
3 13 (16.88%) DHCP
3 13 (16.88%) Remote Desktop
4 12 (15.58%) TCP/IP
5 11 (14.29%) VLAN
6 10 (12.99%) SAN
7 9 (11.69%) Network Security
7 9 (11.69%) VoIP
8 8 (10.39%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (10.39%) Internet
9 7 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (7.79%) LAN
10 6 (7.79%) WAN
10 6 (7.79%) Wireless
11 4 (5.19%) Unified Communications
12 3 (3.90%) Skype
13 1 (1.30%) NAS
13 1 (1.30%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (29.87%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.60%) MySQL
4 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (2.60%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.30%) Ant
3 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.30%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (10.39%) Retail
2 2 (2.60%) Back Office
2 2 (2.60%) Legal
3 1 (1.30%) Finance
3 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (33.77%) Support Engineer
2 19 (24.68%) Analyst
3 18 (23.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 17 (22.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 14 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 13 (16.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
8 10 (12.99%) IT Support
9 9 (11.69%) Support Analyst
10 8 (10.39%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 8 (10.39%) IT Analyst
10 8 (10.39%) Windows Engineer
11 7 (9.09%) Cisco Analyst
11 7 (9.09%) Cisco Network Analyst
11 7 (9.09%) Consultant
11 7 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
11 7 (9.09%) Network Analyst
12 6 (7.79%) Citrix Consultant
12 6 (7.79%) Server Engineer
12 6 (7.79%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.60%) REST
2 1 (1.30%) ADSI
2 1 (1.30%) LDAP
2 1 (1.30%) Node.js
2 1 (1.30%) Web Services
2 1 (1.30%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 9 (11.69%) Replication
3 7 (9.09%) iSeries
4 5 (6.49%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (3.90%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.60%) BYOD
6 2 (2.60%) Clustering
6 2 (2.60%) Handset
6 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.30%) EPoS
7 1 (1.30%) PDA
7 1 (1.30%) PKI
7 1 (1.30%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 77 (100.00%) Windows
2 68 (88.31%) Windows Server
3 47 (61.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (38.96%) Windows 10
5 27 (35.06%) Windows 7
6 11 (14.29%) Linux
7 9 (11.69%) Windows 8
8 5 (6.49%) Ubuntu
9 3 (3.90%) CentOS
9 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.60%) Android
11 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.68%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 12 (15.58%) ITIL
3 9 (11.69%) Information Security
3 9 (11.69%) Load Balancing
4 8 (10.39%) Migration
5 7 (9.09%) Data Privacy
5 7 (9.09%) Decision-Making
6 6 (7.79%) Presales
7 5 (6.49%) ITIL V3
7 5 (6.49%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (6.49%) Process Improvement
7 5 (6.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (5.19%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (5.19%) Service Management
8 4 (5.19%) Statistics
9 3 (3.90%) Incident Management
9 3 (3.90%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.90%) Network Virtualisation
9 3 (3.90%) PRINCE2
9 3 (3.90%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (32.47%) SQL
2 23 (29.87%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.90%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (15.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (11.69%) CCNA
2 9 (11.69%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (9.09%) CCDA
3 7 (9.09%) CCDP
3 7 (9.09%) CCNP
4 3 (3.90%) Degree
4 3 (3.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (3.90%) MCP
4 3 (3.90%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.60%) MCSA
5 2 (2.60%) MCTS
6 1 (1.30%) CCA
6 1 (1.30%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.30%) MBCS
6 1 (1.30%) MCSE
6 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) SLA
2 2 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.60%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.30%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 70 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 35 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (24.68%) Hyper-V
4 14 (18.18%) XenApp
5 11 (14.29%) XenDesktop
6 8 (10.39%) DFS Replication
6 8 (10.39%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (10.39%) vSphere
6 8 (10.39%) XenServer
7 3 (3.90%) Docker
8 2 (2.60%) Firmware
8 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (2.60%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (2.60%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (2.60%) VMware NSX
9 1 (1.30%) Samba
9 1 (1.30%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.30%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (10.39%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (9.09%) SCCM
3 5 (6.49%) Backup Exec
4 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (3.90%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.90%) SCOM
5 2 (2.60%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (2.60%) Kubernetes
5 2 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.60%) Puppet
5 2 (2.60%) vCenter Server
5 2 (2.60%) vRealize
5 2 (2.60%) vRealize Orchestrator
5 2 (2.60%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (1.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 58 (75.32%) VMware
2 48 (62.34%) Microsoft
3 19 (24.68%) Citrix
4 13 (16.88%) Cisco
5 10 (12.99%) IBM
6 8 (10.39%) Meraki
6 8 (10.39%) Remedy
7 7 (9.09%) EMC
8 6 (7.79%) Veeam
9 4 (5.19%) Asigra
10 3 (3.90%) Avaya
10 3 (3.90%) Mitel
10 3 (3.90%) NetApp
10 3 (3.90%) PTC
10 3 (3.90%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.60%) Apple
11 2 (2.60%) HP
11 2 (2.60%) Juniper
11 2 (2.60%) Siemens
11 2 (2.60%) TIBCO