Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England > London
6 months to
18 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 325 253 253
Rank change year-on-year -72 0 -52
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 186 688 891
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.78% 1.35% 1.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.30% 6.39% 6.26%
Number of salaries quoted 200 636 849
Median annual salary £53,563 £38,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.23% -13.89% -
10th Percentile £31,900 £26,250 £27,950
90th Percentile £85,000 £65,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +1.35%

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 4,329 10,773 14,240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 18.15% 21.16% 22.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3,572 8,825 11,927
Median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% -4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £35,000 £28,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +23 71 £75,000 +94.81% 13
West London +39 15 £46,500 +19.23%
East London +17 5 £40,000 +35.59% 1
South London +14 5 £47,500 +46.15%
North London +26 3 £27,500 -21.43%
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 186 (100.00%) Windows
2 152 (81.72%) Windows Server
3 142 (76.34%) Active Directory
4 136 (73.12%) Microsoft
5 116 (62.37%) Azure
6 103 (55.38%) Windows Server 2016
7 99 (53.23%) VMware
8 98 (52.69%) PowerShell
8 98 (52.69%) Office 365
9 73 (39.25%) Windows 10
10 70 (37.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 66 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure
12 60 (32.26%) Windows Server 2019
13 57 (30.65%) Windows Server 2008
13 57 (30.65%) Cisco
14 54 (29.03%) Citrix
15 52 (27.96%) SCCM
16 51 (27.42%) DNS
17 50 (26.88%) TCP/IP
18 46 (24.73%) DHCP
19 44 (23.66%) Firewall
20 43 (23.12%) Finance
20 43 (23.12%) Azure Active Directory
21 37 (19.89%) ITIL
22 34 (18.28%) SAN
23 33 (17.74%) Windows 7
24 31 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
25 28 (15.05%) Problem-Solving
26 26 (13.98%) AWS
26 26 (13.98%) VPN

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 22 (11.83%) MS Exchange
2 20 (10.75%) SharePoint
3 16 (8.60%) IIS
4 11 (5.91%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (5.91%) Skype for Business
5 8 (4.30%) Confluence
6 5 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (2.15%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (1.61%) Apache
8 3 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.54%) nginx
Applications
1 23 (12.37%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 116 (62.37%) Azure
2 98 (52.69%) Office 365
3 43 (23.12%) Azure Active Directory
4 26 (13.98%) AWS
5 25 (13.44%) IaaS
6 21 (11.29%) SaaS
7 18 (9.68%) PaaS
8 11 (5.91%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (3.76%) G Suite
10 6 (3.23%) OneDrive
11 5 (2.69%) Slack
12 4 (2.15%) GCP
13 2 (1.08%) Mimecast
14 1 (0.54%) Amazon ECS
14 1 (0.54%) AWS Fargate
14 1 (0.54%) AWS Lambda
14 1 (0.54%) Dropbox
14 1 (0.54%) Dynamics 365
14 1 (0.54%) Serverless
14 1 (0.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 51 (27.42%) DNS
2 50 (26.88%) TCP/IP
3 46 (24.73%) DHCP
4 44 (23.66%) Firewall
5 34 (18.28%) SAN
6 26 (13.98%) LAN
6 26 (13.98%) VPN
7 24 (12.90%) VoIP
8 23 (12.37%) WAN
9 20 (10.75%) NetScaler
9 20 (10.75%) Skype
10 16 (8.60%) VLAN
11 15 (8.06%) Cisco IOS
12 14 (7.53%) Wi-Fi
13 10 (5.38%) Internet
14 9 (4.84%) iSCSI
14 9 (4.84%) Unified Communications
14 9 (4.84%) VSAN
15 8 (4.30%) Ethernet
16 7 (3.76%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.84%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.08%) Apache Ignite
5 2 (1.08%) Big Data
5 2 (1.08%) MySQL
5 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.54%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.54%) GIS
6 1 (0.54%) QGIS
6 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (4.84%) JIRA
2 2 (1.08%) InstallShield
2 2 (1.08%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.08%) MSI
2 2 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.08%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.54%) Hudson
General
1 43 (23.12%) Finance
2 19 (10.22%) Law
3 15 (8.06%) Banking
4 9 (4.84%) Legal
5 4 (2.15%) Front Office
6 3 (1.61%) Housing Association
7 2 (1.08%) Local Government
8 1 (0.54%) German Language
8 1 (0.54%) Military
8 1 (0.54%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.54%) Retail
8 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (23.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 27 (14.52%) IT Engineer
3 24 (12.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 19 (10.22%) Support Engineer
4 19 (10.22%) Systems Engineer
5 18 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support
6 17 (9.14%) Analyst
7 15 (8.06%) Architect
8 14 (7.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 14 (7.53%) Infrastructure Architect
9 13 (6.99%) VMware Engineer
10 12 (6.45%) Azure Engineer
10 12 (6.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 11 (5.91%) Cloud Engineer
12 10 (5.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 10 (5.38%) Administrator
12 10 (5.38%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (5.38%) IT Support
13 9 (4.84%) Network Engineer
13 9 (4.84%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.23%) Web Services
2 3 (1.61%) WSH
3 2 (1.08%) LAMP
4 1 (0.54%) AppFabric
4 1 (0.54%) PostGIS
4 1 (0.54%) WCF
4 1 (0.54%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.68%) Management Information System
2 16 (8.60%) User Experience
3 13 (6.99%) Smartphone
4 12 (6.45%) Client/Server
5 11 (5.91%) Data Centre
6 9 (4.84%) Clustering
6 9 (4.84%) PKI
7 8 (4.30%) EMC VNXe
7 8 (4.30%) Enterprise Storage
7 8 (4.30%) FlexPod
7 8 (4.30%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 8 (4.30%) Wiki
8 7 (3.76%) Replication
9 6 (3.23%) Public Cloud
10 5 (2.69%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (2.15%) iPhone
11 4 (2.15%) Self-Motivation
12 3 (1.61%) PDA
13 2 (1.08%) Grid Computing
14 1 (0.54%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 186 (100.00%) Windows
2 152 (81.72%) Windows Server
3 103 (55.38%) Windows Server 2016
4 73 (39.25%) Windows 10
5 60 (32.26%) Windows Server 2019
6 57 (30.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 33 (17.74%) Windows 7
8 16 (8.60%) Linux
9 9 (4.84%) Android
10 8 (4.30%) Windows 8
11 6 (3.23%) Debian
12 4 (2.15%) Mac OS
12 4 (2.15%) Ubuntu
13 3 (1.61%) Apple iOS
14 2 (1.08%) Unix
15 1 (0.54%) Check Point GAiA
15 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (37.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 37 (19.89%) ITIL
3 28 (15.05%) Problem-Solving
4 24 (12.90%) DevOps
5 17 (9.14%) Service Delivery
6 15 (8.06%) Patch Management
6 15 (8.06%) Project Management
7 14 (7.53%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (6.99%) Configuration Management
8 13 (6.99%) Project Delivery
9 12 (6.45%) ITSM
10 11 (5.91%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (5.91%) Change Control
10 11 (5.91%) Proactive Monitoring
10 11 (5.91%) Problem Management
10 11 (5.91%) Server Management
10 11 (5.91%) TOGAF
11 10 (5.38%) Architecture Roadmap
11 10 (5.38%) Document Management
11 10 (5.38%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 98 (52.69%) PowerShell
2 22 (11.83%) SQL
3 12 (6.45%) Python
4 8 (4.30%) Bash Shell
5 7 (3.76%) VB
6 5 (2.69%) VBScript
7 4 (2.15%) Perl
8 2 (1.08%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.54%) C#
9 1 (0.54%) XAML
Qualifications
1 19 (10.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (6.99%) MCSE
3 8 (4.30%) CISSP
3 8 (4.30%) Degree
4 7 (3.76%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (3.76%) MCP
5 5 (2.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (2.15%) AWS Certification
6 4 (2.15%) CCNA
6 4 (2.15%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (2.15%) MCITP
6 4 (2.15%) MCSA
6 4 (2.15%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.15%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.61%) CISM
7 3 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.08%) Master's Degree
8 2 (1.08%) MCT
8 2 (1.08%) TOGAF Certification
9 1 (0.54%) (ISC)2 CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.38%) SLA
2 5 (2.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.54%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.54%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (0.54%) ISO 22301
3 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 142 (76.34%) Active Directory
2 66 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (12.90%) Hyper-V
3 24 (12.90%) XenDesktop
4 20 (10.75%) VMware ESXi
4 20 (10.75%) vSphere
5 19 (10.22%) XenApp
6 11 (5.91%) Virtual Desktop
7 6 (3.23%) VMware Server
8 5 (2.69%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (2.69%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (2.15%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 4 (2.15%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.54%) Docker
11 1 (0.54%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 52 (27.96%) SCCM
2 31 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
3 20 (10.75%) SCOM
4 11 (5.91%) Single Sign-On
5 8 (4.30%) SCOrch
5 8 (4.30%) vCenter Server
6 7 (3.76%) CASB
6 7 (3.76%) WSUS
7 6 (3.23%) Ansible
7 6 (3.23%) Puppet
8 5 (2.69%) AirWatch
8 5 (2.69%) Kubernetes
8 5 (2.69%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (2.15%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (1.61%) Nagios
11 2 (1.08%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (1.08%) SCVMM
12 1 (0.54%) Cisco CUCM
12 1 (0.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 1 (0.54%) Nessus
Vendors
1 136 (73.12%) Microsoft
2 99 (53.23%) VMware
3 57 (30.65%) Cisco
4 54 (29.03%) Citrix
5 20 (10.75%) HP
6 17 (9.14%) SolarWinds
7 14 (7.53%) CheckPoint
7 14 (7.53%) EMC
8 13 (6.99%) Dell
9 11 (5.91%) Mitel
9 11 (5.91%) Veeam
10 9 (4.84%) Google
10 9 (4.84%) NetApp
10 9 (4.84%) SonicWALL
11 8 (4.30%) Isilon
11 8 (4.30%) Sophos
12 6 (3.23%) Apple
12 6 (3.23%) Canon
12 6 (3.23%) Netskope
12 6 (3.23%) RightFax