Period
to 19 February 2018

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

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
South East > Kent
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 60 97
Rank change year-on-year -15 +37 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 33 66 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.60% 4.16% 2.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.62% 16.30% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 35 59 52
Kent median annual salary £34,000 £40,000 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% -4.19% +19.29%
10th Percentile £23,450 £23,450 £22,050
90th Percentile £56,500 £43,750 £54,256
South East median annual salary £32,500 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year -16.13% +3.33% +1.35%

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 Kent with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 284 405 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 22.40% 25.55% 33.32%
Number of salaries quoted 245 335 645
Kent median annual salary £41,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.13% -2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,500 £24,850
90th Percentile £60,750 £57,500 £55,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in Kent

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2012 in Kent

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Kent over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Kent

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 6 months to 19 February 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
Maidstone +39 14 £30,000 +25.00%
Sevenoaks +1 2 £22,500 -13.46% 2
West Malling - 2 £22,500 - 3
Sittingbourne +11 1 £22,500 - 1
Chatham +10 1 £40,000 -
Westerham -13 1 £28,500 -7.32%
Aylesford - 1 £30,000 -
Folkestone - 1 £42,500 -
Windows Server 2012
South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Kent region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (93.94%) Windows Server
3 25 (75.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (69.70%) VMware
5 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
6 16 (48.48%) Active Directory
7 14 (42.42%) Cisco
7 14 (42.42%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (36.36%) LAN
8 12 (36.36%) VoIP
8 12 (36.36%) Windows 7
9 11 (33.33%) WAN
9 11 (33.33%) TCP/IP
9 11 (33.33%) Windows 10
10 10 (30.30%) Office 365
10 10 (30.30%) Windows 8
10 10 (30.30%) Citrix
10 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Office
10 10 (30.30%) Finance
10 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (27.27%) Firewall
11 9 (27.27%) DHCP
11 9 (27.27%) MCSA
11 9 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (27.27%) CCNA
11 9 (27.27%) DNS
11 9 (27.27%) SolarWinds
12 8 (24.24%) SLA
12 8 (24.24%) ITIL
12 8 (24.24%) SQL

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (6.06%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 10 (30.30%) Office 365
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.03%) IaaS
3 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (36.36%) LAN
1 12 (36.36%) VoIP
2 11 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 11 (33.33%) WAN
3 9 (27.27%) DHCP
3 9 (27.27%) DNS
3 9 (27.27%) Firewall
4 8 (24.24%) VLAN
5 7 (21.21%) ADSL
5 7 (21.21%) IP Telephony
5 7 (21.21%) Junos
5 7 (21.21%) VPN
6 6 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (15.15%) SAN
8 2 (6.06%) Ethernet
8 2 (6.06%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (6.06%) Unified Communications
8 2 (6.06%) Wireless
9 1 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Advertising
3 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Desktop Support
2 7 (21.21%) Network Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Deskside Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Support
5 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Server Specialist
6 3 (9.09%) Storage Specialist
6 3 (9.09%) Support Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (6.06%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Server Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.18%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.03%) CCTV
3 1 (3.03%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (93.94%) Windows Server
3 25 (75.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 11 (33.33%) Windows 10
6 10 (30.30%) Windows 8
7 7 (21.21%) Linux
7 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (6.06%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) ITIL
2 7 (21.21%) Network Design
2 7 (21.21%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (12.12%) BCP
3 4 (12.12%) Data Protection
3 4 (12.12%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 3 (9.09%) Service Management
5 2 (6.06%) Communications Security
5 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.06%) ITIL V3
5 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.06%) Server Patching
5 2 (6.06%) Software Deployment
6 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.03%) Logistics
6 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (27.27%) CCNA
2 9 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (27.27%) MCSA
3 6 (18.18%) CCNP
3 6 (18.18%) MCITP
3 6 (18.18%) MCSE
4 4 (12.12%) MCP
5 2 (6.06%) JNCIA
5 2 (6.06%) JNCIP
5 2 (6.06%) JNCIS
5 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.03%) MCTS
6 1 (3.03%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) COBIT
System Software
1 16 (48.48%) Active Directory
2 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (24.24%) Hyper-V
4 4 (12.12%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (12.12%) XenApp
4 4 (12.12%) XenDesktop
5 2 (6.06%) Firmware
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) vCenter Server
2 3 (9.09%) WSUS
3 2 (6.06%) BladeLogic
3 2 (6.06%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (6.06%) SCCM
4 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (69.70%) VMware
2 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
3 14 (42.42%) Cisco
4 10 (30.30%) Citrix
5 9 (27.27%) SolarWinds
6 4 (12.12%) CommVault
6 4 (12.12%) HP
7 3 (9.09%) Dell
7 3 (9.09%) NetApp
7 3 (9.09%) Nimsoft
8 2 (6.06%) Amdocs
8 2 (6.06%) BMC
8 2 (6.06%) Juniper
8 2 (6.06%) Mitel
8 2 (6.06%) Remedy
9 1 (3.03%) Avaya
9 1 (3.03%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
9 1 (3.03%) Sophos
9 1 (3.03%) WatchGuard