Period
to 25 July 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 25 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England > London
6 months to
25 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 507 263 259
Rank change year-on-year -244 -4 -32
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 185 354 775
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.41% 1.20% 1.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.52% 6.26% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 171 313 698
10th Percentile £28,250 £29,300 £26,250
25th Percentile £36,500 £40,500 £30,531
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,500 £52,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -11.43% +23.53% -2.30%
75th Percentile £63,750 £70,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,151
% change year-on-year -5.88% +8.55% +7.26%

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 7,346 5,653 12,409
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 16.40% 19.23% 21.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5,147 4,693 10,406
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
75th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £93,750 £92,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -38 39 £47,750 -20.42% 15
West London -23 20 £45,000 -5.26% 7
North London +17 4 £29,250 -19.31%
East London +6 4 £38,750 +21.09% 4
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 185 (100.00%) Windows
2 139 (75.14%) Microsoft 365
3 135 (72.97%) Active Directory
4 128 (69.19%) Microsoft
5 125 (67.57%) Windows Server
6 114 (61.62%) Azure
7 87 (47.03%) VMware
8 81 (43.78%) Windows 10
9 78 (42.16%) Windows Server 2016
10 73 (39.46%) DNS
11 67 (36.22%) DHCP
11 67 (36.22%) VMware Infrastructure
12 66 (35.68%) Firewall
13 62 (33.51%) PowerShell
14 55 (29.73%) Azure Active Directory
15 53 (28.65%) Windows Server 2008
15 53 (28.65%) Cisco
15 53 (28.65%) Windows Server 2019
16 51 (27.57%) Hyper-V
17 44 (23.78%) Finance
18 42 (22.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 42 (22.70%) Social Skills
19 41 (22.16%) Microsoft Office
20 39 (21.08%) HP
21 38 (20.54%) Citrix
21 38 (20.54%) TCP/IP
22 36 (19.46%) VPN
23 35 (18.92%) SQL Server
23 35 (18.92%) ITIL
24 34 (18.38%) MS Exchange

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 34 (18.38%) MS Exchange
2 18 (9.73%) Exchange Server 2013
2 18 (9.73%) SharePoint
3 17 (9.19%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (7.03%) IIS
5 10 (5.41%) Skype for Business
6 7 (3.78%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (2.16%) SAS
7 4 (2.16%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.62%) Apache
8 3 (1.62%) Confluence
8 3 (1.62%) nginx
8 3 (1.62%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.08%) Site Server
10 1 (0.54%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.54%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 41 (22.16%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (5.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.54%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (4.86%) SAP Business One
2 4 (2.16%) FastStats
2 4 (2.16%) Unica
3 3 (1.62%) Magento
3 3 (1.62%) Sage 300 ERP
3 3 (1.62%) Sage CRM
4 2 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.54%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.54%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 139 (75.14%) Microsoft 365
2 114 (61.62%) Azure
3 55 (29.73%) Azure Active Directory
4 30 (16.22%) AWS
5 11 (5.95%) IaaS
6 9 (4.86%) Google Workspace
7 8 (4.32%) PaaS
7 8 (4.32%) SaaS
8 7 (3.78%) Mimecast
9 6 (3.24%) Amazon S3
9 6 (3.24%) AWS Lambda
10 5 (2.70%) Power Platform
11 4 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (2.16%) GitHub
11 4 (2.16%) Power Automate
12 3 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (1.62%) Amazon ELB
12 3 (1.62%) Azure Logic Apps
12 3 (1.62%) Datadog
12 3 (1.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 73 (39.46%) DNS
2 67 (36.22%) DHCP
3 66 (35.68%) Firewall
4 38 (20.54%) TCP/IP
5 36 (19.46%) VPN
6 23 (12.43%) LAN
6 23 (12.43%) VLAN
7 21 (11.35%) SAN
7 21 (11.35%) VoIP
8 19 (10.27%) WAN
9 15 (8.11%) Remote Desktop
10 13 (7.03%) Wi-Fi
11 10 (5.41%) Fibre Channel
12 9 (4.86%) Cisco IOS
12 9 (4.86%) Network Security
13 7 (3.78%) Internet
13 7 (3.78%) SSL
14 6 (3.24%) iSCSI
14 6 (3.24%) Skype
15 5 (2.70%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.95%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (4.86%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (1.62%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (1.62%) MS Access
4 3 (1.62%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.08%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (1.08%) Power BI
5 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.54%) GIS
6 1 (0.54%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.54%) Looker
6 1 (0.54%) MySQL
6 1 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.54%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 11 (5.95%) JIRA
2 8 (4.32%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.62%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 44 (23.78%) Finance
2 42 (22.70%) Social Skills
3 14 (7.57%) Banking
3 14 (7.57%) Legal
4 12 (6.49%) Manufacturing
5 11 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (4.86%) Retail
7 8 (4.32%) Financial Institution
7 8 (4.32%) Telecoms
8 7 (3.78%) Law
8 7 (3.78%) Marketing
9 5 (2.70%) Mandarin Language
9 5 (2.70%) Presentation Skills
10 3 (1.62%) Advertising
10 3 (1.62%) Documentation Skills
11 2 (1.08%) Games
12 1 (0.54%) Front Office
12 1 (0.54%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.54%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (21.62%) Analyst
2 23 (12.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (11.89%) Support Engineer
4 20 (10.81%) Support Analyst
5 18 (9.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 18 (9.73%) IT Support
6 16 (8.65%) Service Analyst
6 16 (8.65%) Service Desk Analyst
7 15 (8.11%) IT Engineer
8 14 (7.57%) IT Analyst
9 13 (7.03%) Azure Engineer
10 12 (6.49%) IT Manager
11 11 (5.95%) Administrator
11 11 (5.95%) IT Support Analyst
11 11 (5.95%) Windows Engineer
12 10 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
12 10 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
13 9 (4.86%) E-Commerce Manager
14 8 (4.32%) Service Desk Support
15 7 (3.78%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.32%) JSON
2 5 (2.70%) Web Services
2 5 (2.70%) WSH
3 4 (2.16%) CSS
3 4 (2.16%) HTML
4 3 (1.62%) .NET
4 3 (1.62%) SailPoint
5 2 (1.08%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.08%) 802.1X
5 2 (1.08%) LDAP
5 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Graph
5 2 (1.08%) REST
5 2 (1.08%) SOAP
6 1 (0.54%) jQuery
6 1 (0.54%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.11%) Data Centre
2 11 (5.95%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.24%) Clustering
3 6 (3.24%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.24%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (2.70%) EMC VNX
4 5 (2.70%) Hedge funds
4 5 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (2.70%) Symmetrix
5 4 (2.16%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.16%) EFT
5 4 (2.16%) EMC VNXe
5 4 (2.16%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (2.16%) FlexPod
5 4 (2.16%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (2.16%) iPhone
5 4 (2.16%) PKI
5 4 (2.16%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 3 (1.62%) Replication
6 3 (1.62%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 185 (100.00%) Windows
2 125 (67.57%) Windows Server
3 81 (43.78%) Windows 10
4 78 (42.16%) Windows Server 2016
5 53 (28.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 53 (28.65%) Windows Server 2019
6 32 (17.30%) Windows 7
7 21 (11.35%) Linux
8 15 (8.11%) Mac OS
9 12 (6.49%) Apple iOS
10 9 (4.86%) Android
10 9 (4.86%) Windows 8
10 9 (4.86%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (2.70%) Ubuntu
12 4 (2.16%) Mac OS X
12 4 (2.16%) VMS
12 4 (2.16%) Windows XP
13 3 (1.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (1.62%) SUSE
13 3 (1.62%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (22.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 35 (18.92%) ITIL
3 29 (15.68%) Disaster Recovery
4 27 (14.59%) Problem-Solving
5 23 (12.43%) DevOps
6 20 (10.81%) Service Delivery
7 19 (10.27%) CRM
8 14 (7.57%) Patch Management
8 14 (7.57%) Project Management
9 13 (7.03%) E-Commerce
10 12 (6.49%) Information Security
11 11 (5.95%) Migration
12 10 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (5.41%) Project Delivery
13 9 (4.86%) Analytics
13 9 (4.86%) Change Management
13 9 (4.86%) ERP
14 8 (4.32%) Business Continuity
14 8 (4.32%) Data Protection
14 8 (4.32%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 62 (33.51%) PowerShell
2 31 (16.76%) SQL
3 11 (5.95%) Python
4 7 (3.78%) VB
5 5 (2.70%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.16%) R
6 4 (2.16%) VBScript
7 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.54%) C
7 1 (0.54%) C#
7 1 (0.54%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.54%) Perl
Qualifications
1 26 (14.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (12.43%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (9.73%) MCSA
4 16 (8.65%) MCSE
5 15 (8.11%) CCNP
5 15 (8.11%) Degree
6 10 (5.41%) CCNA
7 8 (4.32%) MCITP
8 6 (3.24%) MCP
9 5 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (2.70%) DBS Check
9 5 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (2.16%) Security Cleared
11 3 (1.62%) GIAC
11 3 (1.62%) ISACA
11 3 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.62%) MCDST
11 3 (1.62%) SANS
11 3 (1.62%) SC Cleared
12 2 (1.08%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.73%) GDPR
2 16 (8.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (8.65%) SLA
3 3 (1.62%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.08%) PMO
4 2 (1.08%) QA
5 1 (0.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 135 (72.97%) Active Directory
2 67 (36.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (27.57%) Hyper-V
4 29 (15.68%) vSphere
5 20 (10.81%) XenDesktop
6 11 (5.95%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (4.86%) XenApp
8 7 (3.78%) Virtual Desktop
9 5 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (2.70%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (2.70%) VMware Server
10 4 (2.16%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 3 (1.62%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (1.08%) Docker
13 1 (0.54%) KVM
13 1 (0.54%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 17 (9.19%) Microsoft Intune
2 14 (7.57%) SCCM
3 13 (7.03%) Backup Exec
4 12 (6.49%) Terraform
5 8 (4.32%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 8 (4.32%) Ansible
6 6 (3.24%) WSUS
7 5 (2.70%) SCOM
7 5 (2.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 5 (2.70%) vCenter Server
8 4 (2.16%) AirWatch
8 4 (2.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (1.08%) FortiGate
9 2 (1.08%) Nessus
9 2 (1.08%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.54%) EnCase
10 1 (0.54%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.54%) FTK
10 1 (0.54%) Nagios
10 1 (0.54%) Opsgenie
Vendors
1 128 (69.19%) Microsoft
2 87 (47.03%) VMware
3 53 (28.65%) Cisco
4 39 (21.08%) HP
5 38 (20.54%) Citrix
6 27 (14.59%) Dell
7 24 (12.97%) SonicWALL
8 18 (9.73%) Sophos
9 16 (8.65%) EMC
10 13 (7.03%) Apple
10 13 (7.03%) Veeam
11 12 (6.49%) SolarWinds
12 10 (5.41%) CheckPoint
12 10 (5.41%) Google
12 10 (5.41%) Meraki
13 9 (4.86%) Avaya
13 9 (4.86%) SAP
13 9 (4.86%) Symantec
14 8 (4.32%) Bloomberg
15 6 (3.24%) Veritas