Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England > London
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 208 160 159
Rank change year-on-year -48 -1 -36
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 1,206 1,480 1,741
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.72% 2.17% 2.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.37% 8.67% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,068 1,331 1,581
London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.67% - -

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 London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 16,357 17,069 21,472
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 23.39% 25.01% 26.10%
Number of salaries quoted 13,518 14,399 18,553
London median annual salary £55,250 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.46% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,701 £28,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +4.71%

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in London

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2012 in London

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in London over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2012 in London

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 25 May 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
Central London -48 262 £47,500 - 42
West London +2 101 £40,000 -3.03% 16
South London -20 30 £43,250 +20.14% 4
East London +2 29 £32,500 -18.75% 12
North London -12 5 £30,500 -6.15% 1
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 London region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 1,206 (100.00%) Windows
2 858 (71.14%) Windows Server
3 853 (70.73%) Active Directory
4 795 (65.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 687 (56.97%) VMware
6 642 (53.23%) Microsoft
7 453 (37.56%) VMware Infrastructure
8 451 (37.40%) Office 365
9 405 (33.58%) DNS
10 379 (31.43%) MS Exchange
11 336 (27.86%) Windows 10
12 318 (26.37%) Cisco
13 316 (26.20%) PowerShell
14 315 (26.12%) Windows 7
15 311 (25.79%) Microsoft Azure
16 308 (25.54%) Finance
17 304 (25.21%) Firewall
18 299 (24.79%) DHCP
19 295 (24.46%) ITIL
20 284 (23.55%) Citrix
21 281 (23.30%) SQL Server
22 240 (19.90%) Exchange Server 2010
23 236 (19.57%) Hyper-V
24 228 (18.91%) Microsoft Office
25 226 (18.74%) LAN
26 216 (17.91%) WAN
27 214 (17.74%) TCP/IP
28 207 (17.16%) Exchange Server 2013
29 195 (16.17%) SQL
30 191 (15.84%) HP

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 379 (31.43%) MS Exchange
2 240 (19.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 207 (17.16%) Exchange Server 2013
4 126 (10.45%) IIS
5 113 (9.37%) SharePoint
6 75 (6.22%) Skype for Business
7 58 (4.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 46 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2007
9 29 (2.40%) Tomcat
10 26 (2.16%) Confluence
11 20 (1.66%) Apache
11 20 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2003
12 16 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
13 15 (1.24%) SAS
14 13 (1.08%) CMS
15 12 (1.00%) WebSphere
16 9 (0.75%) JBoss
17 8 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
18 7 (0.58%) OpenStack
18 7 (0.58%) Umbraco
Applications
1 228 (18.91%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (0.66%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.50%) Acrobat
6 3 (0.25%) InDesign
6 3 (0.25%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.083%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.083%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.083%) Revit
7 1 (0.083%) SketchUp
7 1 (0.083%) Steinberg Cubase
Business Applications
1 18 (1.49%) MetaTrader
1 18 (1.49%) Remedy ITSM
2 14 (1.16%) Elite 3E
3 8 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.41%) Documaker
4 5 (0.41%) Rolfe and Nolan
5 2 (0.17%) FLEXCUBE
5 2 (0.17%) Infor SunSystems
5 2 (0.17%) Maximo
5 2 (0.17%) ReMetrica
5 2 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.083%) Concordance
6 1 (0.083%) Endur
6 1 (0.083%) Relativity
6 1 (0.083%) Ringtail
6 1 (0.083%) SAP EHS
Cloud Services
1 451 (37.40%) Office 365
2 311 (25.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 123 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
4 40 (3.32%) Azure Active Directory
5 33 (2.74%) IaaS
6 27 (2.24%) Mimecast
7 20 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
8 19 (1.58%) SaaS
9 18 (1.49%) NuGet
9 18 (1.49%) PaaS
10 12 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 10 (0.83%) OneDrive
12 8 (0.66%) GitHub
13 6 (0.50%) G Suite
14 5 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
15 4 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
15 4 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
16 3 (0.25%) Dynamics 365
17 2 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 1 (0.083%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 405 (33.58%) DNS
2 304 (25.21%) Firewall
3 299 (24.79%) DHCP
4 226 (18.74%) LAN
5 216 (17.91%) WAN
6 214 (17.74%) TCP/IP
7 186 (15.42%) SAN
8 140 (11.61%) VPN
9 92 (7.63%) VLAN
10 73 (6.05%) Skype
11 61 (5.06%) NAS
12 51 (4.23%) Internet
13 48 (3.98%) Cisco ASA
14 46 (3.81%) IP Telephony
15 45 (3.73%) Network Security
16 39 (3.23%) WLAN
17 36 (2.99%) VSAN
17 36 (2.99%) Wireless
18 32 (2.65%) Cisco IOS
18 32 (2.65%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 281 (23.30%) SQL Server
2 89 (7.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 61 (5.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 31 (2.57%) SQL Server 2014
5 26 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (1.16%) MySQL
6 14 (1.16%) Oracle Database
6 14 (1.16%) Relational Database
6 14 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
8 11 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (0.83%) Big Data
10 7 (0.58%) DB2
10 7 (0.58%) SQL Server 2000
11 6 (0.50%) MongoDB
12 5 (0.41%) IDOL
12 5 (0.41%) Oracle Database 12c
12 5 (0.41%) Power BI
12 5 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 40 (3.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 36 (2.99%) Git (software)
3 32 (2.65%) TeamCity
4 30 (2.49%) Visual Studio
5 27 (2.24%) JIRA
6 23 (1.91%) MSI
7 18 (1.49%) Ant
7 18 (1.49%) CA Release Automation
7 18 (1.49%) Eclipse
7 18 (1.49%) Fiddler
7 18 (1.49%) IntelliJ
7 18 (1.49%) Maven
7 18 (1.49%) ReSharper
8 17 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (0.50%) Jenkins
10 5 (0.41%) Gerrit
10 5 (0.41%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 4 (0.33%) WinDbg
12 3 (0.25%) LINQPad
General
1 308 (25.54%) Finance
2 81 (6.72%) Legal
3 76 (6.30%) Law
4 72 (5.97%) Banking
5 58 (4.81%) Retail
6 28 (2.32%) Advertising
6 28 (2.32%) Investment Banking
7 24 (1.99%) Billing
8 22 (1.82%) Marketing
8 22 (1.82%) Telecoms
9 18 (1.49%) Financial Institution
10 15 (1.24%) Military
11 10 (0.83%) Italian Language
12 8 (0.66%) Publishing
13 7 (0.58%) Front Office
14 6 (0.50%) German Language
14 6 (0.50%) Manufacturing
15 5 (0.41%) Aerospace
15 5 (0.41%) Back Office
16 3 (0.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 242 (20.07%) Support Engineer
2 218 (18.08%) Analyst
3 187 (15.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 128 (10.61%) 2nd Line Support
5 109 (9.04%) Support Analyst
6 98 (8.13%) IT Support
7 91 (7.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 85 (7.05%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 85 (7.05%) IT Engineer
9 82 (6.80%) Windows Engineer
10 74 (6.14%) Administrator
11 71 (5.89%) Systems Engineer
12 70 (5.80%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 64 (5.31%) 3rd Line Support
13 64 (5.31%) Desktop Support
14 60 (4.98%) Systems Administrator
15 56 (4.64%) IT Support Engineer
16 55 (4.56%) Team Leader
17 50 (4.15%) Infrastructure Analyst
18 48 (3.98%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (4.39%) .NET
2 50 (4.15%) Web Services
3 29 (2.40%) ASP.NET
4 28 (2.32%) XML
5 25 (2.07%) ASP.NET MVC
6 23 (1.91%) SOAP
7 22 (1.82%) HTML
8 18 (1.49%) ActiveMQ
8 18 (1.49%) ASP.NET Web API
8 18 (1.49%) JSON
8 18 (1.49%) REST
8 18 (1.49%) TIBCO EMS
9 15 (1.24%) Software Packaging
10 14 (1.16%) WSH
11 11 (0.91%) CSS
12 10 (0.83%) .NET Framework
12 10 (0.83%) LDAP
13 9 (0.75%) X-Windows
14 8 (0.66%) ASP.NET Core
15 7 (0.58%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 121 (10.03%) Data Centre
2 70 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
3 56 (4.64%) Clustering
4 51 (4.23%) Management Information System
5 50 (4.15%) Blackberry
5 50 (4.15%) iPhone
6 47 (3.90%) Self-Motivation
7 41 (3.40%) Fat Client
7 41 (3.40%) Hedge funds
7 41 (3.40%) Thin Client
8 36 (2.99%) Computer Science
8 36 (2.99%) HP StoreVirtual
9 29 (2.40%) Replication
10 27 (2.24%) iPad
11 26 (2.16%) Private Cloud
12 24 (1.99%) Driving Licence
13 21 (1.74%) EPoS
14 16 (1.33%) Client/Server
15 13 (1.08%) Smartphone
16 12 (1.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1,206 (100.00%) Windows
2 858 (71.14%) Windows Server
3 795 (65.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 336 (27.86%) Windows 10
5 315 (26.12%) Windows 7
6 178 (14.76%) Linux
7 108 (8.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 70 (5.80%) Windows 8
9 58 (4.81%) CentOS
10 53 (4.39%) Android
11 52 (4.31%) Mac OS X
11 52 (4.31%) Unix
12 43 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 34 (2.82%) Mac OS
14 30 (2.49%) Apple iOS
14 30 (2.49%) Windows XP
15 28 (2.32%) Solaris
16 19 (1.58%) Ubuntu
17 14 (1.16%) Windows Phone
18 11 (0.91%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (24.46%) ITIL
2 124 (10.28%) Problem-Solving
3 89 (7.38%) Migration
4 86 (7.13%) DevOps
5 78 (6.47%) Disaster Recovery
6 66 (5.47%) Change Management
7 59 (4.89%) Continuous Improvement
7 59 (4.89%) Service Delivery
8 58 (4.81%) PRINCE2
9 54 (4.48%) Configuration Management
10 50 (4.15%) Incident Management
11 46 (3.81%) ITSM
11 46 (3.81%) Server Virtualisation
12 45 (3.73%) Asset Management
12 45 (3.73%) Service Management
13 41 (3.40%) High Availability
13 41 (3.40%) Project Management
14 40 (3.32%) Agile Software Development
14 40 (3.32%) Mentoring
15 37 (3.07%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 316 (26.20%) PowerShell
2 195 (16.17%) SQL
3 52 (4.31%) C#
4 42 (3.48%) Perl
5 41 (3.40%) VB
6 34 (2.82%) JavaScript
7 32 (2.65%) T-SQL
8 29 (2.40%) Python
8 29 (2.40%) VBScript
9 23 (1.91%) Bash Shell
9 23 (1.91%) Java
10 14 (1.16%) Shell Script
11 11 (0.91%) VBA
12 7 (0.58%) C
13 6 (0.50%) PHP
13 6 (0.50%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.17%) C++
14 2 (0.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 137 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 124 (10.28%) Degree
3 92 (7.63%) MCSE
4 74 (6.14%) MCSA
5 69 (5.72%) Cisco Certification
6 68 (5.64%) CCNA
7 38 (3.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 34 (2.82%) Security Cleared
9 28 (2.32%) MCITP
10 24 (1.99%) MCP
11 21 (1.74%) SC Cleared
12 20 (1.66%) A+ Certification
13 19 (1.58%) Computer Science Degree
14 17 (1.41%) CCNP
15 15 (1.24%) Network+ Certification
16 13 (1.08%) CISM
16 13 (1.08%) CISSP
17 12 (1.00%) DBS Check
18 11 (0.91%) TOGAF Certification
19 9 (0.75%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (5.47%) SLA
2 24 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (1.91%) QA
4 22 (1.82%) GDPR
5 11 (0.91%) PCI DSS
6 10 (0.83%) Cyber Essentials
7 7 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.33%) DICOM
8 4 (0.33%) HL7
9 3 (0.25%) COBIT
10 2 (0.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 2 (0.17%) ISAE 3402
10 2 (0.17%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.083%) GCP
11 1 (0.083%) ISO 22301
11 1 (0.083%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.083%) PMO
System Software
1 853 (70.73%) Active Directory
2 453 (37.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 236 (19.57%) Hyper-V
4 122 (10.12%) VMware ESXi
5 92 (7.63%) XenApp
6 86 (7.13%) vSphere
7 53 (4.39%) XenDesktop
8 37 (3.07%) Microsoft App-V
9 36 (2.99%) DFS Replication
10 26 (2.16%) Virtual Machines
10 26 (2.16%) XenServer
11 23 (1.91%) Virtual Servers
12 18 (1.49%) MetaFrame
13 13 (1.08%) VMware Server
14 11 (0.91%) BitLocker
14 11 (0.91%) Firmware
15 10 (0.83%) Squid
15 10 (0.83%) VMware Workstation
16 7 (0.58%) Virtual Desktop
17 6 (0.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 183 (15.17%) SCCM
2 72 (5.97%) SCOM
3 44 (3.65%) vCenter Server
4 36 (2.99%) AirWatch
5 31 (2.57%) Backup Exec
6 30 (2.49%) SCOrch
7 28 (2.32%) WSUS
8 26 (2.16%) Norton AntiVirus
9 25 (2.07%) Perfmon
10 23 (1.91%) Microsoft Clustering
11 20 (1.66%) Single Sign-On
12 18 (1.49%) Cisco CUCM
12 18 (1.49%) Kibana
12 18 (1.49%) logstash
13 17 (1.41%) Failover Clustering
14 16 (1.33%) vRealize
15 13 (1.08%) Simpana
16 12 (1.00%) Jamf Pro
17 11 (0.91%) Puppet
18 9 (0.75%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 687 (56.97%) VMware
2 642 (53.23%) Microsoft
3 318 (26.37%) Cisco
4 284 (23.55%) Citrix
5 191 (15.84%) HP
6 109 (9.04%) NetApp
7 67 (5.56%) Apple
8 64 (5.31%) Dell
9 55 (4.56%) EMC
10 54 (4.48%) SolarWinds
11 53 (4.39%) Bloomberg
12 51 (4.23%) Red Hat
13 49 (4.06%) Reuters
14 46 (3.81%) Veeam
15 38 (3.15%) Oracle
16 36 (2.99%) Symantec
17 35 (2.90%) CheckPoint
17 35 (2.90%) Ivanti
18 34 (2.82%) Avaya
19 33 (2.74%) IBM