Period
to 20 April 2021

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 20 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England > London
6 months to
20 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 383 278 251
Rank change year-on-year -105 -27 -34
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 184 536 836
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.59% 1.18% 1.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.36% 5.98% 6.17%
Number of salaries quoted 172 496 771
10th Percentile £31,322 £27,500 £27,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £32,750 £33,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.44% - -
75th Percentile £68,125 £58,813 £58,750
90th Percentile £87,250 £70,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +3.90% -1.28% +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 London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 5,479 8,970 13,540
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 17.57% 19.78% 22.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4,458 7,364 11,326
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £48,750 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% - +7.14%
75th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £76,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £90,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in London

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in London.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2012 in London

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in London over the 6 months to 20 April 2021.

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 20 April 2021. 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 -8 51 £70,000 +47.37% 14
West London +43 19 £47,750 +6.11% 1
North London +30 6 £29,750 -17.93% 2
East London +10 4 £38,750 +26.02% 3
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2021, 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.

1 184 (100.00%) Windows
2 146 (79.35%) Active Directory
3 138 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 131 (71.20%) Microsoft
5 124 (67.39%) Microsoft 365
6 106 (57.61%) Azure
7 97 (52.72%) VMware
8 93 (50.54%) Windows Server 2016
9 73 (39.67%) PowerShell
10 71 (38.59%) VMware Infrastructure
11 66 (35.87%) DNS
12 64 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
13 63 (34.24%) Windows 10
13 63 (34.24%) DHCP
14 55 (29.89%) Azure Active Directory
15 54 (29.35%) Windows Server 2019
16 53 (28.80%) Firewall
17 51 (27.72%) Citrix
17 51 (27.72%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 49 (26.63%) TCP/IP
18 49 (26.63%) ITIL
19 41 (22.28%) Cisco
19 41 (22.28%) Finance
20 38 (20.65%) Problem-Solving
20 38 (20.65%) Windows 7
20 38 (20.65%) XenDesktop
21 37 (20.11%) Hyper-V
22 30 (16.30%) MS Exchange
22 30 (16.30%) SQL Server
22 30 (16.30%) Microsoft Office

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 30 (16.30%) MS Exchange
2 19 (10.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (5.98%) IIS
3 11 (5.98%) SharePoint
4 10 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (2.72%) Skype for Business
6 4 (2.17%) Confluence
7 2 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.09%) Site Server
8 1 (0.54%) Apache
8 1 (0.54%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 30 (16.30%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.72%) SAP Business One
2 2 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.09%) Relativity
3 1 (0.54%) Magento
3 1 (0.54%) Sage 300 ERP
3 1 (0.54%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 124 (67.39%) Microsoft 365
2 106 (57.61%) Azure
3 55 (29.89%) Azure Active Directory
4 16 (8.70%) AWS
5 11 (5.98%) SaaS
6 8 (4.35%) IaaS
7 6 (3.26%) PaaS
8 5 (2.72%) Google Workspace
8 5 (2.72%) OneDrive
9 4 (2.17%) Mimecast
10 3 (1.63%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (1.63%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (1.63%) Amazon S3
10 3 (1.63%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (1.63%) Datadog
11 2 (1.09%) Azure Sentinel
11 2 (1.09%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (1.09%) Power Platform
12 1 (0.54%) GCP
12 1 (0.54%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 66 (35.87%) DNS
2 63 (34.24%) DHCP
3 53 (28.80%) Firewall
4 49 (26.63%) TCP/IP
5 28 (15.22%) VPN
6 23 (12.50%) SAN
6 23 (12.50%) VoIP
7 21 (11.41%) LAN
8 19 (10.33%) WAN
9 18 (9.78%) VLAN
10 12 (6.52%) Remote Desktop
11 11 (5.98%) NetScaler
12 10 (5.43%) SSL
12 10 (5.43%) VSAN
13 9 (4.89%) Internet
14 8 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
15 6 (3.26%) Cisco IOS
15 6 (3.26%) Skype
16 5 (2.72%) iSCSI
16 5 (2.72%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (16.30%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.80%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (3.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.72%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.09%) Power BI
7 1 (0.54%) Apache Ignite
7 1 (0.54%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.54%) GIS
7 1 (0.54%) MS Access
7 1 (0.54%) MySQL
7 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (3.26%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.17%) JIRA
3 3 (1.63%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.54%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.54%) MSI
4 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (22.28%) Finance
2 18 (9.78%) Banking
3 11 (5.98%) Law
3 11 (5.98%) Legal
4 6 (3.26%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.26%) Retail
5 5 (2.72%) Mandarin Language
6 4 (2.17%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.63%) Advertising
7 3 (1.63%) Housing Association
8 2 (1.09%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.54%) Front Office
9 1 (0.54%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.54%) Marketing
9 1 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.54%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 29 (15.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 26 (14.13%) Analyst
3 23 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 21 (11.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 21 (11.41%) IT Engineer
5 19 (10.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 15 (8.15%) Architect
7 14 (7.61%) Infrastructure Architect
7 14 (7.61%) IT Support
8 13 (7.07%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 11 (5.98%) Administrator
9 11 (5.98%) VMware Engineer
10 10 (5.43%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 10 (5.43%) Systems Engineer
11 9 (4.89%) Network Engineer
11 9 (4.89%) Windows Engineer
12 8 (4.35%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
12 8 (4.35%) Backup Engineer
12 8 (4.35%) Storage and Backup Engineer
12 8 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.17%) WSH
2 3 (1.63%) .NET
3 2 (1.09%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.54%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.54%) CSS
4 1 (0.54%) HTML
4 1 (0.54%) JSON
4 1 (0.54%) LAMP
4 1 (0.54%) LDAP
4 1 (0.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.07%) Data Centre
2 10 (5.43%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.89%) PKI
4 8 (4.35%) Client/Server
4 8 (4.35%) EMC VNXe
4 8 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
4 8 (4.35%) FlexPod
4 8 (4.35%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 6 (3.26%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.72%) iPhone
6 5 (2.72%) Smartphone
6 5 (2.72%) User Experience
7 4 (2.17%) Clustering
8 3 (1.63%) PDA
8 3 (1.63%) Replication
8 3 (1.63%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.09%) iPad
9 2 (1.09%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 184 (100.00%) Windows
2 138 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 93 (50.54%) Windows Server 2016
4 64 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 63 (34.24%) Windows 10
6 54 (29.35%) Windows Server 2019
7 38 (20.65%) Windows 7
8 12 (6.52%) Android
9 9 (4.89%) Apple iOS
9 9 (4.89%) Linux
10 8 (4.35%) Windows 8
11 6 (3.26%) Mac OS
12 4 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (1.63%) Ubuntu
13 3 (1.63%) Unix
13 3 (1.63%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.54%) CentOS
14 1 (0.54%) Debian
14 1 (0.54%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (27.72%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 49 (26.63%) ITIL
3 38 (20.65%) Problem-Solving
4 22 (11.96%) Disaster Recovery
5 18 (9.78%) Project Delivery
6 15 (8.15%) Project Management
7 13 (7.07%) DevOps
7 13 (7.07%) Patch Management
8 11 (5.98%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 11 (5.98%) ITSM
8 11 (5.98%) Migration
9 10 (5.43%) Architecture Roadmap
9 10 (5.43%) Change Management
9 10 (5.43%) Service Delivery
9 10 (5.43%) TOGAF
10 9 (4.89%) BCP
10 9 (4.89%) Business Continuity
10 9 (4.89%) Business Continuity Planning
10 9 (4.89%) Mentoring
10 9 (4.89%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 73 (39.67%) PowerShell
2 14 (7.61%) VB
3 13 (7.07%) SQL
4 5 (2.72%) VBScript
5 4 (2.17%) Python
6 3 (1.63%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.09%) C
7 2 (1.09%) Perl
8 1 (0.54%) C#
8 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (11.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (10.87%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (5.98%) CCNA
4 10 (5.43%) CCNP
4 10 (5.43%) CISSP
4 10 (5.43%) MCSA
4 10 (5.43%) MCSE
5 8 (4.35%) Degree
6 5 (2.72%) MCP
6 5 (2.72%) Security Cleared
6 5 (2.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (2.17%) CISM
7 4 (2.17%) MCITP
7 4 (2.17%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.09%) AWS Certification
8 2 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.54%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 1 (0.54%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.54%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.54%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (7.07%) SLA
3 8 (4.35%) GDPR
4 4 (2.17%) QA
5 2 (1.09%) PMO
6 1 (0.54%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.54%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.54%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 146 (79.35%) Active Directory
2 71 (38.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (20.65%) XenDesktop
4 37 (20.11%) Hyper-V
5 27 (14.67%) vSphere
6 21 (11.41%) VMware ESXi
7 18 (9.78%) XenApp
8 3 (1.63%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.09%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (1.09%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.54%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 1 (0.54%) Docker
10 1 (0.54%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.54%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 29 (15.76%) SCCM
2 19 (10.33%) SCOM
3 13 (7.07%) Microsoft Intune
4 10 (5.43%) Single Sign-On
5 9 (4.89%) Backup Exec
5 9 (4.89%) vCenter Server
6 7 (3.80%) AirWatch
6 7 (3.80%) Ansible
7 6 (3.26%) SCOrch
7 6 (3.26%) Terraform
8 4 (2.17%) vMotion
9 3 (1.63%) Nessus
10 2 (1.09%) Nagios
10 2 (1.09%) WSUS
11 1 (0.54%) Kubernetes
11 1 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.54%) Opsgenie
11 1 (0.54%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 131 (71.20%) Microsoft
2 97 (52.72%) VMware
3 51 (27.72%) Citrix
4 41 (22.28%) Cisco
5 27 (14.67%) HP
6 24 (13.04%) Dell
7 23 (12.50%) SonicWALL
8 16 (8.70%) EMC
8 16 (8.70%) SolarWinds
9 12 (6.52%) Avaya
10 10 (5.43%) Apple
11 9 (4.89%) Isilon
11 9 (4.89%) Veeam
12 8 (4.35%) NetApp
13 7 (3.80%) CheckPoint
13 7 (3.80%) Google
13 7 (3.80%) ServiceNow
14 6 (3.26%) Meraki
15 5 (2.72%) SAP
16 4 (2.17%) Sophos