Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England > London
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 187 163 155
Rank change year-on-year -24 -8 -26
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 1,298 1,493 1,913
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.85% 2.14% 2.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.66% 8.75% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1,134 1,328 1,735
London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.33% - -

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 16,938 17,063 22,721
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 24.16% 24.40% 26.59%
Number of salaries quoted 13,966 14,629 19,431
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,335 £28,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £81,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +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 22 February 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 22 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
Central London -66 249 £47,500 +5.56% 32
West London +11 98 £35,000 -10.26% 35
South London -12 31 £30,000 -25.00% 8
East London -31 21 £33,250 -13.07% 11
North London -9 9 £25,000 -23.08% 4
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 London region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 1,298 (100.00%) Windows
2 972 (74.88%) Windows Server
3 868 (66.87%) Active Directory
4 840 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 730 (56.24%) VMware
6 672 (51.77%) Microsoft
7 505 (38.91%) VMware Infrastructure
8 450 (34.67%) Office 365
9 418 (32.20%) Finance
10 387 (29.82%) Windows 7
11 381 (29.35%) Windows 10
12 376 (28.97%) MS Exchange
13 364 (28.04%) DNS
14 349 (26.89%) Citrix
15 335 (25.81%) PowerShell
16 331 (25.50%) Cisco
17 295 (22.73%) ITIL
18 277 (21.34%) SQL Server
19 271 (20.88%) DHCP
20 270 (20.80%) Firewall
20 270 (20.80%) Microsoft Azure
21 256 (19.72%) Hyper-V
22 241 (18.57%) SQL
23 236 (18.18%) SCCM
24 227 (17.49%) SAN
25 212 (16.33%) TCP/IP
25 212 (16.33%) Microsoft Office
26 203 (15.64%) Exchange Server 2013
27 202 (15.56%) HP
28 198 (15.25%) Exchange Server 2010

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
1 376 (28.97%) MS Exchange
2 203 (15.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 198 (15.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 143 (11.02%) IIS
5 115 (8.86%) SharePoint
6 76 (5.86%) Skype for Business
7 44 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2007
8 41 (3.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 39 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2003
10 37 (2.85%) Tomcat
11 22 (1.69%) Confluence
12 21 (1.62%) JBoss
13 17 (1.31%) SAS
14 13 (1.00%) Apache
14 13 (1.00%) CMS
15 11 (0.85%) WebSphere
16 9 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
16 9 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
16 9 (0.69%) Umbraco
17 5 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 212 (16.33%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.15%) Acrobat
4 2 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.15%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.077%) Steinberg Cubase
Business Applications
1 15 (1.16%) Remedy ITSM
2 14 (1.08%) MetaTrader
3 10 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.39%) Elite 3E
5 4 (0.31%) Rolfe and Nolan
6 2 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.15%) Endur
6 2 (0.15%) FLEXCUBE
7 1 (0.077%) Carpe Diem
7 1 (0.077%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.077%) Relativity
7 1 (0.077%) Sage X3
7 1 (0.077%) SAP EHS
7 1 (0.077%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 450 (34.67%) Office 365
2 270 (20.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 132 (10.17%) Amazon AWS
4 44 (3.39%) Mimecast
5 28 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
6 27 (2.08%) Azure Active Directory
7 25 (1.93%) IaaS
8 14 (1.08%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 11 (0.85%) SaaS
10 10 (0.77%) PaaS
10 10 (0.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 8 (0.62%) Dynamics 365
12 7 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
13 5 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
13 5 (0.39%) OneDrive
14 4 (0.31%) Amazon S3
14 4 (0.31%) G Suite
14 4 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
15 3 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
15 3 (0.23%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 364 (28.04%) DNS
2 271 (20.88%) DHCP
3 270 (20.80%) Firewall
4 227 (17.49%) SAN
5 212 (16.33%) TCP/IP
6 190 (14.64%) WAN
7 189 (14.56%) LAN
8 120 (9.24%) VPN
9 94 (7.24%) VLAN
10 86 (6.63%) NAS
11 72 (5.55%) Skype
12 53 (4.08%) Internet
13 50 (3.85%) VoIP
14 44 (3.39%) Network Security
15 38 (2.93%) IP Telephony
15 38 (2.93%) WLAN
16 36 (2.77%) Cisco IOS
17 35 (2.70%) iSCSI
18 30 (2.31%) Cisco ASA
19 27 (2.08%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 277 (21.34%) SQL Server
2 82 (6.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 56 (4.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 23 (1.77%) SQL Server 2005
5 17 (1.31%) NoSQL
5 17 (1.31%) SQL Server 2014
6 15 (1.16%) MySQL
7 14 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (0.77%) Power BI
10 10 (0.77%) Relational Database
11 9 (0.69%) Azure SQL Database
12 8 (0.62%) DB2
12 8 (0.62%) IDOL
12 8 (0.62%) SQL Server 2000
13 6 (0.46%) Oracle Database
13 6 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (0.39%) Big Data
14 5 (0.39%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 54 (4.16%) MSI
2 36 (2.77%) Visual Studio
3 33 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (2.23%) Git (software)
5 27 (2.08%) JIRA
5 27 (2.08%) TeamCity
6 14 (1.08%) Ant
6 14 (1.08%) Eclipse
6 14 (1.08%) Fiddler
6 14 (1.08%) IntelliJ
6 14 (1.08%) Maven
6 14 (1.08%) NuGet
6 14 (1.08%) ReSharper
7 13 (1.00%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (0.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 5 (0.39%) Selenium
10 4 (0.31%) Jenkins
10 4 (0.31%) WinDbg
11 3 (0.23%) LINQPad
11 3 (0.23%) Zephyr
General
1 418 (32.20%) Finance
2 125 (9.63%) Banking
3 111 (8.55%) Law
4 85 (6.55%) Legal
5 58 (4.47%) Retail
6 57 (4.39%) Investment Banking
7 32 (2.47%) Retail Banking
8 28 (2.16%) Billing
9 24 (1.85%) Military
10 23 (1.77%) Advertising
11 22 (1.69%) Financial Institution
12 16 (1.23%) Telecoms
13 14 (1.08%) Publishing
14 11 (0.85%) Front Office
14 11 (0.85%) Marketing
15 7 (0.54%) Back Office
16 5 (0.39%) Manufacturing
17 4 (0.31%) Italian Language
18 3 (0.23%) Aerospace
18 3 (0.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 243 (18.72%) Analyst
2 214 (16.49%) Support Engineer
3 207 (15.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 134 (10.32%) Support Analyst
5 124 (9.55%) 2nd Line Support
6 110 (8.47%) Desktop Support
7 96 (7.40%) Windows Engineer
8 90 (6.93%) IT Support
9 88 (6.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 78 (6.01%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 77 (5.93%) Systems Engineer
12 76 (5.86%) Desktop Engineer
13 75 (5.78%) IT Engineer
14 72 (5.55%) Administrator
15 69 (5.32%) Applications Support
16 65 (5.01%) 3rd Line Support
17 63 (4.85%) VMware Engineer
18 61 (4.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
18 61 (4.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
18 61 (4.70%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (4.39%) .NET
2 56 (4.31%) Web Services
3 48 (3.70%) Software Packaging
4 28 (2.16%) ASP.NET
5 27 (2.08%) J2EE
6 23 (1.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (1.54%) XML
8 16 (1.23%) JSON
9 15 (1.16%) WSH
10 14 (1.08%) ActiveMQ
10 14 (1.08%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (1.08%) REST
10 14 (1.08%) SOAP
10 14 (1.08%) TIBCO EMS
11 12 (0.92%) CSS
11 12 (0.92%) HTML
12 11 (0.85%) LDAP
13 10 (0.77%) ASP.NET Core
14 9 (0.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 9 (0.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 123 (9.48%) Data Centre
2 78 (6.01%) Computer Science
3 75 (5.78%) Fat Client
3 75 (5.78%) Thin Client
4 71 (5.47%) Clustering
5 56 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
6 50 (3.85%) Hedge funds
7 47 (3.62%) Replication
8 46 (3.54%) Management Information System
9 41 (3.16%) iPhone
10 39 (3.00%) Blackberry
11 35 (2.70%) Client/Server
12 32 (2.47%) HP StoreVirtual
13 26 (2.00%) iPad
14 24 (1.85%) N-Tier
15 22 (1.69%) Driving Licence
15 22 (1.69%) EPoS
16 18 (1.39%) Private Cloud
17 16 (1.23%) User Experience
18 14 (1.08%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 1,298 (100.00%) Windows
2 972 (74.88%) Windows Server
3 840 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 387 (29.82%) Windows 7
5 381 (29.35%) Windows 10
6 179 (13.79%) Linux
7 129 (9.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 65 (5.01%) Windows 8
9 58 (4.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 55 (4.24%) Mac OS X
11 46 (3.54%) CentOS
12 39 (3.00%) Android
13 32 (2.47%) Ubuntu
14 31 (2.39%) Mac OS
14 31 (2.39%) Unix
15 27 (2.08%) Windows XP
16 22 (1.69%) Apple iOS
17 14 (1.08%) Solaris
18 13 (1.00%) Windows Phone
19 11 (0.85%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (22.73%) ITIL
2 110 (8.47%) Asset Management
3 95 (7.32%) Change Management
4 85 (6.55%) Migration
4 85 (6.55%) Service Delivery
5 80 (6.16%) Configuration Management
6 77 (5.93%) DevOps
7 76 (5.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 59 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
9 56 (4.31%) Task Automation
10 54 (4.16%) Incident Management
11 49 (3.78%) Performance Monitoring
12 46 (3.54%) Mentoring
13 45 (3.47%) Application Packaging
13 45 (3.47%) Server Virtualisation
14 44 (3.39%) ITSM
15 42 (3.24%) Service Management
16 41 (3.16%) Problem Management
17 39 (3.00%) Time Management
18 38 (2.93%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 335 (25.81%) PowerShell
2 241 (18.57%) SQL
3 69 (5.32%) T-SQL
4 53 (4.08%) C#
5 46 (3.54%) Perl
6 44 (3.39%) VB
7 36 (2.77%) JavaScript
7 36 (2.77%) VBScript
8 27 (2.08%) Python
9 20 (1.54%) Java
10 10 (0.77%) Shell Script
11 8 (0.62%) Bash Shell
11 8 (0.62%) VBA
12 6 (0.46%) C
13 5 (0.39%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.23%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.15%) PHP
16 1 (0.077%) AWK
16 1 (0.077%) C++
16 1 (0.077%) sed
Qualifications
1 164 (12.63%) Degree
2 155 (11.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 119 (9.17%) MCSE
4 69 (5.32%) Cisco Certification
5 67 (5.16%) CCNA
6 51 (3.93%) MCSA
7 43 (3.31%) Computer Science Degree
8 41 (3.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 39 (3.00%) Security Cleared
10 36 (2.77%) Citrix Certification
11 25 (1.93%) SC Cleared
12 21 (1.62%) MCP
13 20 (1.54%) CCEA
13 20 (1.54%) CCNP
13 20 (1.54%) MCITP
14 19 (1.46%) A+ Certification
15 16 (1.23%) CCA
16 11 (0.85%) Network+ Certification
17 10 (0.77%) DBS Check
17 10 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (5.93%) SLA
2 16 (1.23%) GDPR
3 15 (1.16%) QA
4 11 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.31%) COBIT
5 4 (0.31%) PMO
5 4 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.15%) DICOM
6 2 (0.15%) GCP
6 2 (0.15%) HL7
6 2 (0.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (0.15%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.077%) NIST 800
System Software
1 868 (66.87%) Active Directory
2 505 (38.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 256 (19.72%) Hyper-V
4 171 (13.17%) VMware ESXi
5 137 (10.55%) vSphere
6 136 (10.48%) XenApp
7 100 (7.70%) Microsoft App-V
8 71 (5.47%) XenDesktop
9 57 (4.39%) XenServer
10 46 (3.54%) DFS Replication
11 31 (2.39%) Virtual Servers
12 26 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
13 20 (1.54%) Virtual Desktop
14 17 (1.31%) Terminal Server
15 14 (1.08%) VMware Server
16 12 (0.92%) MetaFrame
17 10 (0.77%) Terminal Services
18 9 (0.69%) BitLocker
19 7 (0.54%) Docker
20 6 (0.46%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 236 (18.18%) SCCM
2 81 (6.24%) SCOM
3 66 (5.08%) vCenter Server
4 51 (3.93%) SCOrch
5 36 (2.77%) WSUS
6 31 (2.39%) Microsoft Clustering
7 29 (2.23%) Single Sign-On
8 27 (2.08%) Backup Exec
9 25 (1.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 24 (1.85%) AirWatch
11 23 (1.77%) Cisco CUCM
12 20 (1.54%) Simpana
13 19 (1.46%) Jamf Pro
14 18 (1.39%) Perfmon
15 15 (1.16%) Kibana
15 15 (1.16%) logstash
16 12 (0.92%) Failover Clustering
16 12 (0.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
16 12 (0.92%) Puppet
17 11 (0.85%) vRealize
Vendors
1 730 (56.24%) VMware
2 672 (51.77%) Microsoft
3 349 (26.89%) Citrix
4 331 (25.50%) Cisco
5 202 (15.56%) HP
6 83 (6.39%) NetApp
7 68 (5.24%) Bloomberg
8 63 (4.85%) Dell
8 63 (4.85%) Reuters
9 54 (4.16%) Apple
10 52 (4.01%) Oracle
11 48 (3.70%) Veeam
12 45 (3.47%) Red Hat
13 43 (3.31%) CommVault
14 37 (2.85%) SolarWinds
15 36 (2.77%) CheckPoint
16 34 (2.62%) FactSet
16 34 (2.62%) Ivanti
17 33 (2.54%) EMC
18 32 (2.47%) Avaya