Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England > London
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 222 180 166
Rank change year-on-year -42 -14 -38
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 1,138 1,507 1,722
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.64% 2.04% 2.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.13% 7.99% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,017 1,367 1,562
London median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.32% +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 15,959 18,856 20,890
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 23.01% 25.47% 25.74%
Number of salaries quoted 13,106 14,941 18,252
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £84,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 -19 312 £42,500 -7.61% 38
West London -1 94 £36,250 -14.71% 17
East London +7 33 £45,500 +18.18% 10
South London -20 26 £44,000 +18.92%
North London -11 5 £40,000 +23.08%
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 1,138 (100.00%) Windows
2 814 (71.53%) Active Directory
3 786 (69.07%) Windows Server
4 740 (65.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 631 (55.45%) Microsoft
6 611 (53.69%) VMware
7 488 (42.88%) Office 365
8 410 (36.03%) DNS
9 387 (34.01%) VMware Infrastructure
10 371 (32.60%) Windows 10
11 349 (30.67%) MS Exchange
12 334 (29.35%) Windows 7
13 330 (29.00%) DHCP
14 322 (28.30%) Microsoft Azure
15 303 (26.63%) Firewall
16 280 (24.60%) PowerShell
17 270 (23.73%) Citrix
18 261 (22.93%) Finance
19 260 (22.85%) ITIL
20 251 (22.06%) SQL Server
21 242 (21.27%) Microsoft Office
22 241 (21.18%) Cisco
23 237 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
24 228 (20.04%) Hyper-V
25 227 (19.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
26 201 (17.66%) TCP/IP
27 199 (17.49%) SQL
28 180 (15.82%) SCCM
29 177 (15.55%) SAN
30 176 (15.47%) LAN

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
1 349 (30.67%) MS Exchange
2 237 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 152 (13.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 109 (9.58%) SharePoint
5 84 (7.38%) IIS
6 76 (6.68%) Skype for Business
7 48 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2007
8 46 (4.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 22 (1.93%) Apache
10 16 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
11 15 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
12 14 (1.23%) Confluence
13 13 (1.14%) Tomcat
14 8 (0.70%) OpenStack
15 7 (0.62%) WebSphere
16 5 (0.44%) CMS
16 5 (0.44%) WebLogic
17 4 (0.35%) nginx
18 2 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
19 1 (0.088%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 242 (21.27%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (2.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (1.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (1.05%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.35%) Acrobat
5 4 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.35%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.26%) InDesign
7 2 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.088%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.088%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.088%) Maya
8 1 (0.088%) NUKE
8 1 (0.088%) Revit
8 1 (0.088%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 15 (1.32%) Elite 3E
2 10 (0.88%) Infor SunSystems
2 10 (0.88%) ReMetrica
3 9 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
4 8 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.70%) MetaTrader
5 5 (0.44%) Documaker
6 2 (0.18%) Maximo
6 2 (0.18%) Rolfe and Nolan
6 2 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.088%) Concordance
7 1 (0.088%) FLEXCUBE
7 1 (0.088%) Relativity
7 1 (0.088%) Ringtail
7 1 (0.088%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 488 (42.88%) Office 365
2 322 (28.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 135 (11.86%) Amazon AWS
4 46 (4.04%) Mimecast
5 42 (3.69%) Azure Active Directory
6 37 (3.25%) IaaS
7 22 (1.93%) PaaS
7 22 (1.93%) SaaS
8 16 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
9 14 (1.23%) OneDrive
10 11 (0.97%) G Suite
11 10 (0.88%) Dynamics 365
12 8 (0.70%) GitHub
12 8 (0.70%) NuGet
13 5 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 5 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
13 5 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
14 4 (0.35%) Amazon S3
14 4 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
15 3 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 410 (36.03%) DNS
2 330 (29.00%) DHCP
3 303 (26.63%) Firewall
4 201 (17.66%) TCP/IP
5 177 (15.55%) SAN
6 176 (15.47%) LAN
7 170 (14.94%) WAN
8 144 (12.65%) VPN
9 84 (7.38%) VLAN
10 61 (5.36%) Skype
11 51 (4.48%) NAS
12 47 (4.13%) Internet
13 46 (4.04%) Wireless
14 41 (3.60%) Cisco ASA
15 37 (3.25%) Wi-Fi
16 33 (2.90%) Network Security
17 32 (2.81%) IP Telephony
17 32 (2.81%) VSAN
18 31 (2.72%) Remote Desktop
19 28 (2.46%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 251 (22.06%) SQL Server
2 74 (6.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 45 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 32 (2.81%) SQL Server 2014
5 21 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (1.23%) Relational Database
7 12 (1.05%) Big Data
7 12 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
7 12 (1.05%) MySQL
8 11 (0.97%) SQL Server 2016
9 10 (0.88%) Oracle Database
9 10 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (0.70%) MongoDB
12 5 (0.44%) Oracle Database 12c
12 5 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (0.44%) Power BI
12 5 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (0.35%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 27 (2.37%) Git (software)
2 25 (2.20%) TeamCity
3 24 (2.11%) Octopus Deploy
4 21 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (1.23%) MSI
5 14 (1.23%) Visual Studio
6 13 (1.14%) JIRA
7 12 (1.05%) Jenkins
8 10 (0.88%) WinDbg
9 8 (0.70%) Ant
9 8 (0.70%) CA Release Automation
9 8 (0.70%) Eclipse
9 8 (0.70%) Fiddler
9 8 (0.70%) IntelliJ
9 8 (0.70%) Maven
9 8 (0.70%) ReSharper
10 6 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (0.44%) Gerrit
11 5 (0.44%) Sonatype Nexus
12 4 (0.35%) Bitbucket
General
1 261 (22.93%) Finance
2 79 (6.94%) Legal
3 74 (6.50%) Banking
4 57 (5.01%) Law
5 39 (3.43%) Investment Banking
6 34 (2.99%) Telecoms
7 31 (2.72%) Retail
8 29 (2.55%) Advertising
9 23 (2.02%) Marketing
10 18 (1.58%) Financial Institution
11 15 (1.32%) Billing
12 9 (0.79%) Front Office
12 9 (0.79%) Military
13 7 (0.62%) Back Office
13 7 (0.62%) Italian Language
14 6 (0.53%) German Language
15 4 (0.35%) French Language
15 4 (0.35%) Publishing
16 3 (0.26%) Aerospace
16 3 (0.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 232 (20.39%) Support Engineer
2 205 (18.01%) Analyst
3 151 (13.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 109 (9.58%) IT Support
5 98 (8.61%) IT Engineer
6 95 (8.35%) Support Analyst
7 90 (7.91%) 2nd Line Support
8 87 (7.64%) Windows Engineer
9 83 (7.29%) Administrator
9 83 (7.29%) Systems Engineer
10 69 (6.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 67 (5.89%) Systems Administrator
12 66 (5.80%) Desktop Support
13 62 (5.45%) 3rd Line Support
14 53 (4.66%) Architect
15 51 (4.48%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 50 (4.39%) IT Support Engineer
17 46 (4.04%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
17 46 (4.04%) Desktop Engineer
17 46 (4.04%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (3.51%) Web Services
2 35 (3.08%) .NET
3 30 (2.64%) HTML
4 20 (1.76%) XML
5 17 (1.49%) CSS
6 13 (1.14%) SOAP
7 12 (1.05%) ASP.NET
7 12 (1.05%) Software Packaging
8 11 (0.97%) jQuery
9 10 (0.88%) .NET Framework
9 10 (0.88%) LDAP
9 10 (0.88%) WSH
10 9 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (0.79%) Middleware
10 9 (0.79%) X-Windows
11 8 (0.70%) ActiveMQ
11 8 (0.70%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (0.70%) JSON
11 8 (0.70%) REST
11 8 (0.70%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 88 (7.73%) Data Centre
2 70 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (4.48%) Management Information System
4 50 (4.39%) Self-Motivation
5 40 (3.51%) Clustering
6 38 (3.34%) Blackberry
7 33 (2.90%) iPhone
8 32 (2.81%) Hedge funds
8 32 (2.81%) Replication
9 28 (2.46%) Computer Science
10 25 (2.20%) Fat Client
10 25 (2.20%) Thin Client
11 24 (2.11%) Enterprise Cloud
11 24 (2.11%) Private Cloud
12 22 (1.93%) PKI
13 16 (1.41%) HP StoreVirtual
14 14 (1.23%) User Experience
15 13 (1.14%) iPad
15 13 (1.14%) Public Cloud
15 13 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1,138 (100.00%) Windows
2 786 (69.07%) Windows Server
3 740 (65.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 371 (32.60%) Windows 10
5 334 (29.35%) Windows 7
6 163 (14.32%) Linux
7 115 (10.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 75 (6.59%) Windows 8
9 59 (5.18%) Mac OS X
10 57 (5.01%) Android
11 38 (3.34%) CentOS
11 38 (3.34%) Unix
12 37 (3.25%) Mac OS
13 34 (2.99%) Apple iOS
14 33 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 28 (2.46%) Windows XP
16 18 (1.58%) Solaris
17 13 (1.14%) AIX
18 12 (1.05%) Ubuntu
19 9 (0.79%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 260 (22.85%) ITIL
2 227 (19.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 98 (8.61%) Problem-Solving
4 90 (7.91%) Migration
5 89 (7.82%) DevOps
6 83 (7.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 58 (5.10%) Project Management
8 56 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
9 55 (4.83%) Agile Software Development
10 50 (4.39%) PRINCE2
10 50 (4.39%) Service Delivery
11 48 (4.22%) Mentoring
12 46 (4.04%) Change Management
12 46 (4.04%) Incident Management
13 40 (3.51%) High Availability
14 39 (3.43%) Asset Management
14 39 (3.43%) Information Security
15 38 (3.34%) Kalman Filter
16 36 (3.16%) Configuration Management
16 36 (3.16%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 280 (24.60%) PowerShell
2 199 (17.49%) SQL
3 31 (2.72%) C#
4 30 (2.64%) VB
5 27 (2.37%) JavaScript
5 27 (2.37%) Python
6 26 (2.28%) VBScript
7 25 (2.20%) Bash Shell
7 25 (2.20%) T-SQL
8 22 (1.93%) Perl
9 13 (1.14%) Java
10 9 (0.79%) Shell Script
11 8 (0.70%) PHP
12 7 (0.62%) C
13 5 (0.44%) VBA
14 4 (0.35%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 3 (0.26%) Bourne shell
15 3 (0.26%) C++
15 3 (0.26%) Korn
15 3 (0.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 151 (13.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 106 (9.31%) MCSE
3 92 (8.08%) Degree
4 68 (5.98%) MCSA
5 58 (5.10%) Cisco Certification
6 51 (4.48%) CCNA
7 34 (2.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 28 (2.46%) MCITP
9 23 (2.02%) Computer Science Degree
9 23 (2.02%) MCP
10 22 (1.93%) Security Cleared
11 16 (1.41%) CCNP
11 16 (1.41%) CISSP
11 16 (1.41%) Citrix Certification
12 15 (1.32%) CISM
12 15 (1.32%) SC Cleared
13 13 (1.14%) TOGAF Certification
14 12 (1.05%) CCA
15 9 (0.79%) A+ Certification
15 9 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (5.36%) SLA
2 22 (1.93%) GDPR
3 18 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (1.23%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.97%) Cyber Essentials
5 11 (0.97%) QA
6 6 (0.53%) PMBOK
6 6 (0.53%) PMO
7 4 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.26%) DICOM
8 3 (0.26%) HL7
8 3 (0.26%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.18%) ISAE 3402
9 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.088%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 1 (0.088%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 814 (71.53%) Active Directory
2 387 (34.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 228 (20.04%) Hyper-V
4 100 (8.79%) XenApp
5 97 (8.52%) VMware ESXi
6 96 (8.44%) vSphere
7 79 (6.94%) XenDesktop
8 40 (3.51%) Virtual Servers
9 35 (3.08%) XenServer
10 25 (2.20%) DFS Replication
11 24 (2.11%) Microsoft App-V
12 21 (1.85%) Docker
13 20 (1.76%) BitLocker
13 20 (1.76%) Virtual Machines
13 20 (1.76%) VMware Workstation
14 17 (1.49%) Virtual Desktop
15 13 (1.14%) VMware Server
16 11 (0.97%) MetaFrame
17 9 (0.79%) Firmware
18 8 (0.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 180 (15.82%) SCCM
2 61 (5.36%) SCOM
3 37 (3.25%) WSUS
4 36 (3.16%) AirWatch
5 32 (2.81%) Norton AntiVirus
6 31 (2.72%) vRealize
7 24 (2.11%) Backup Exec
8 22 (1.93%) SCOrch
9 21 (1.85%) Perfmon
9 21 (1.85%) Puppet
10 15 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
10 15 (1.32%) Single Sign-On
11 13 (1.14%) Ansible
11 13 (1.14%) Failover Clustering
11 13 (1.14%) FortiGate
12 12 (1.05%) Microsoft Clustering
12 12 (1.05%) Terraform
13 11 (0.97%) vCenter Server
13 11 (0.97%) vRealize Orchestrator
13 11 (0.97%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 631 (55.45%) Microsoft
2 611 (53.69%) VMware
3 270 (23.73%) Citrix
4 241 (21.18%) Cisco
5 126 (11.07%) HP
6 88 (7.73%) NetApp
7 68 (5.98%) Apple
8 57 (5.01%) SolarWinds
9 51 (4.48%) Bloomberg
10 49 (4.31%) EMC
10 49 (4.31%) Veeam
11 47 (4.13%) Dell
12 46 (4.04%) Avaya
13 45 (3.95%) Red Hat
14 42 (3.69%) Symantec
15 39 (3.43%) Sophos
16 38 (3.34%) Reuters
17 36 (3.16%) Ivanti
18 33 (2.90%) Meraki
19 31 (2.72%) CheckPoint