Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England > London
6 months to
16 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 483 282 248
Rank change year-on-year -201 -34 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 242 195 777
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.48% 1.01% 1.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.10% 5.20% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 205 170 687
10th Percentile £26,300 £29,750 £25,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £42,500 £29,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £39,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +41.03% -9.83%
75th Percentile £63,750 £73,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £77,000 £80,125 £70,000
England median annual salary £38,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -9.41% +13.33% -

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 7,806 3,748 11,878
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 15.59% 19.34% 21.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5,374 3,168 9,836
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,846 £28,750
25th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
75th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £93,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.70% -3.16%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 -36 74 £48,000 -30.18% 15
West London -74 18 £47,500 +5.56% 8
South London -36 10 £62,500 +16.28% 5
East London -18 6 £70,000 +75.00% 7
North London - 2 £30,500 - 1
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 242 (100.00%) Windows
2 167 (69.01%) Active Directory
3 149 (61.57%) Microsoft 365
4 141 (58.26%) Windows Server
5 138 (57.02%) Windows Server 2016
6 137 (56.61%) Azure
7 128 (52.89%) Windows 10
8 126 (52.07%) Microsoft
9 97 (40.08%) VMware
10 90 (37.19%) PowerShell
11 89 (36.78%) Windows Server 2019
12 88 (36.36%) DNS
13 83 (34.30%) DHCP
14 78 (32.23%) VMware Infrastructure
15 69 (28.51%) Azure Active Directory
16 65 (26.86%) Firewall
16 65 (26.86%) Social Skills
17 60 (24.79%) Cisco
18 59 (24.38%) Microsoft Office
18 59 (24.38%) Windows Server 2008
19 55 (22.73%) SQL
20 52 (21.49%) AWS
21 51 (21.07%) Hyper-V
22 46 (19.01%) Finance
22 46 (19.01%) Infrastructure Engineering
23 41 (16.94%) Citrix
23 41 (16.94%) TCP/IP
24 40 (16.53%) ITIL
25 38 (15.70%) VPN
26 36 (14.88%) Microsoft Intune

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 35 (14.46%) MS Exchange
2 21 (8.68%) IIS
3 20 (8.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (7.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (6.61%) SharePoint
6 11 (4.55%) Skype for Business
7 7 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (2.48%) SAS
8 6 (2.48%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.65%) CMS
10 3 (1.24%) Apache
10 3 (1.24%) nginx
11 1 (0.41%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 59 (24.38%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (3.31%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.41%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (2.48%) Unica
2 5 (2.07%) SAP Business One
3 4 (1.65%) BambooHR
3 4 (1.65%) FastStats
4 2 (0.83%) Magento
4 2 (0.83%) Sage 300 ERP
4 2 (0.83%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.41%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 149 (61.57%) Microsoft 365
2 137 (56.61%) Azure
3 69 (28.51%) Azure Active Directory
4 52 (21.49%) AWS
5 19 (7.85%) SaaS
6 11 (4.55%) Google Workspace
6 11 (4.55%) Mimecast
7 9 (3.72%) IaaS
8 7 (2.89%) PaaS
9 6 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (2.07%) AWS Lambda
10 5 (2.07%) GitHub
10 5 (2.07%) Power Automate
10 5 (2.07%) Serverless
11 4 (1.65%) Azure App Service
11 4 (1.65%) Azure Logic Apps
11 4 (1.65%) Azure Storage
11 4 (1.65%) Power Platform
12 3 (1.24%) Amazon ECS
12 3 (1.24%) AWS Fargate
Communications & Networking
1 88 (36.36%) DNS
2 83 (34.30%) DHCP
3 65 (26.86%) Firewall
4 41 (16.94%) TCP/IP
5 38 (15.70%) VPN
6 28 (11.57%) WAN
7 24 (9.92%) VLAN
8 23 (9.50%) Wi-Fi
9 22 (9.09%) LAN
10 20 (8.26%) SAN
11 16 (6.61%) VoIP
12 15 (6.20%) Remote Desktop
13 13 (5.37%) Cisco IOS
14 12 (4.96%) BGP
15 11 (4.55%) Wireless
16 8 (3.31%) Network Security
17 7 (2.89%) Cisco ASA
17 7 (2.89%) Fibre Channel
17 7 (2.89%) Skype
18 6 (2.48%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (14.05%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (2.89%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (2.07%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (1.65%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.83%) MS Access
7 2 (0.83%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.41%) DTS
8 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.41%) Looker
8 1 (0.41%) MySQL
8 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.41%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 11 (4.55%) JIRA
2 4 (1.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (1.65%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (1.65%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.83%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.41%) Ant
4 1 (0.41%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 65 (26.86%) Social Skills
2 46 (19.01%) Finance
3 31 (12.81%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (8.26%) Legal
5 12 (4.96%) Banking
6 10 (4.13%) Telecoms
7 9 (3.72%) Law
7 9 (3.72%) Marketing
8 8 (3.31%) Financial Institution
8 8 (3.31%) Organisational Skills
8 8 (3.31%) Retail
9 7 (2.89%) Manufacturing
10 5 (2.07%) Documentation Skills
11 4 (1.65%) Presentation Skills
12 3 (1.24%) Games
13 2 (0.83%) Back Office
13 2 (0.83%) Front Office
13 2 (0.83%) Public Sector
14 1 (0.41%) Local Government
14 1 (0.41%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (17.77%) Analyst
2 37 (15.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 36 (14.88%) IT Support
4 35 (14.46%) Support Engineer
5 33 (13.64%) IT Engineer
6 28 (11.57%) Support Analyst
7 22 (9.09%) Azure Engineer
8 19 (7.85%) Windows Engineer
9 15 (6.20%) IT Support Engineer
9 15 (6.20%) Service Analyst
9 15 (6.20%) Service Desk Analyst
9 15 (6.20%) Systems Engineer
10 14 (5.79%) Active Directory Engineer
11 13 (5.37%) IT Analyst
11 13 (5.37%) IT Support Analyst
12 12 (4.96%) Administrator
12 12 (4.96%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 11 (4.55%) Senior IT Engineer
14 10 (4.13%) Network Engineer
14 10 (4.13%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.79%) WSH
2 8 (3.31%) .NET
2 8 (3.31%) JSON
3 4 (1.65%) Classic ASP
3 4 (1.65%) Web Services
4 3 (1.24%) CSS
4 3 (1.24%) HTML
4 3 (1.24%) SailPoint
5 2 (0.83%) 802.1X
5 2 (0.83%) LDAP
5 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Graph
5 2 (0.83%) REST
5 2 (0.83%) SOAP
5 2 (0.83%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.41%) ARM Templates
6 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.41%) DOM
6 1 (0.41%) jQuery
6 1 (0.41%) XML
6 1 (0.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.26%) User Experience
2 18 (7.44%) Data Centre
3 17 (7.02%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.13%) Replication
5 9 (3.72%) Clustering
5 9 (3.72%) EMC VNX
5 9 (3.72%) PKI
6 7 (2.89%) Hybrid Cloud
6 7 (2.89%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (2.48%) Hedge funds
7 6 (2.48%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (2.07%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.65%) Blackberry
9 4 (1.65%) EFT
9 4 (1.65%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.65%) Symmetrix
10 3 (1.24%) iPhone
11 2 (0.83%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (0.83%) HP Storage
11 2 (0.83%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 242 (100.00%) Windows
2 141 (58.26%) Windows Server
3 138 (57.02%) Windows Server 2016
4 128 (52.89%) Windows 10
5 89 (36.78%) Windows Server 2019
6 59 (24.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 32 (13.22%) Windows 7
8 28 (11.57%) Mac OS X
9 24 (9.92%) Linux
10 15 (6.20%) Mac OS
11 12 (4.96%) Windows 8
12 8 (3.31%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (2.89%) Android
14 6 (2.48%) Apple iOS
14 6 (2.48%) Ubuntu
14 6 (2.48%) VMS
15 5 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 4 (1.65%) SUSE
16 4 (1.65%) Unix
16 4 (1.65%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (19.01%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 40 (16.53%) ITIL
3 30 (12.40%) Problem-Solving
4 24 (9.92%) Information Security
5 23 (9.50%) Computer Science
5 23 (9.50%) DevOps
6 22 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
6 22 (9.09%) Project Management
7 21 (8.68%) Disaster Recovery
7 21 (8.68%) Service Delivery
8 19 (7.85%) Analytics
9 18 (7.44%) Migration
10 17 (7.02%) Data Analytics
10 17 (7.02%) IT Governance
11 16 (6.61%) Data Loss Prevention
12 15 (6.20%) CRM
12 15 (6.20%) Time Management
13 14 (5.79%) Change Management
14 13 (5.37%) API Integration
15 12 (4.96%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (37.19%) PowerShell
2 55 (22.73%) SQL
3 16 (6.61%) Python
4 11 (4.55%) Bash Shell
5 8 (3.31%) T-SQL
5 8 (3.31%) VB
6 6 (2.48%) R
7 4 (1.65%) C++
8 2 (0.83%) C
8 2 (0.83%) C#
8 2 (0.83%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.83%) Perl
8 2 (0.83%) VBScript
9 1 (0.41%) AWK
9 1 (0.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 33 (13.64%) Degree
2 26 (10.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (8.68%) Computer Science Degree
5 19 (7.85%) MCP
6 15 (6.20%) MCSE
7 14 (5.79%) CCNP
8 12 (4.96%) CCNA
8 12 (4.96%) MCITP
9 11 (4.55%) MCSA
10 6 (2.48%) DBS Check
11 5 (2.07%) MCDST
11 5 (2.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (1.65%) AWS Certification
12 4 (1.65%) MCTS
12 4 (1.65%) Security Cleared
13 3 (1.24%) GIAC
13 3 (1.24%) ISACA
13 3 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (1.24%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (10.33%) SLA
2 13 (5.37%) GDPR
3 11 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.24%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.83%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.83%) NIST
6 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 167 (69.01%) Active Directory
2 78 (32.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (21.07%) Hyper-V
4 24 (9.92%) vSphere
5 18 (7.44%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (5.79%) XenApp
7 12 (4.96%) Virtual Desktop
7 12 (4.96%) XenDesktop
8 10 (4.13%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 9 (3.72%) VMware Server
10 8 (3.31%) Virtual Servers
11 6 (2.48%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (2.48%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.83%) vCloud
13 1 (0.41%) Docker
13 1 (0.41%) KVM
13 1 (0.41%) NFS
13 1 (0.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 36 (14.88%) Microsoft Intune
2 31 (12.81%) SCCM
3 27 (11.16%) Terraform
4 8 (3.31%) Backup Exec
5 7 (2.89%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 7 (2.89%) Ansible
6 6 (2.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 6 (2.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 6 (2.48%) WSUS
7 5 (2.07%) FortiGate
7 5 (2.07%) SCOM
8 4 (1.65%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (1.65%) vCenter Server
9 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (0.83%) CASB
10 2 (0.83%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (0.83%) Kubernetes
10 2 (0.83%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.83%) Red Hat Satellite
10 2 (0.83%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 126 (52.07%) Microsoft
2 97 (40.08%) VMware
3 60 (24.79%) Cisco
4 41 (16.94%) Citrix
5 27 (11.16%) HP
6 24 (9.92%) Dell
7 22 (9.09%) Sophos
8 19 (7.85%) Meraki
8 19 (7.85%) ServiceNow
9 16 (6.61%) Bloomberg
9 16 (6.61%) CheckPoint
9 16 (6.61%) EMC
10 14 (5.79%) SonicWALL
10 14 (5.79%) Symantec
11 11 (4.55%) Apple
11 11 (4.55%) LogicMonitor
11 11 (4.55%) SolarWinds
12 10 (4.13%) Okta
13 9 (3.72%) IBM
13 9 (3.72%) Red Hat