Period
to 21 April 2019

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 21 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England > London
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 238 209 161
Rank change year-on-year -29 -48 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 834 1,183 1,537
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.37% 1.69% 2.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.18% 7.15% 9.01%
Number of salaries quoted 769 1,053 1,373
London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £38,500 £37,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +4.05% -2.63% +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 13,499 16,540 17,050
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 22.23% 23.62% 24.85%
Number of salaries quoted 11,203 13,835 14,557
London median annual salary £60,000 £56,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +1.82% +4.76%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +1.12%

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 21 April 2019.

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 21 April 2019. 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 +10 222 £40,000 -15.79% 7
West London +2 62 £47,500 +15.15% 1
South London +19 51 £45,000 +4.05% 1
East London +20 23 £41,000 +36.67%
North London +14 4 £35,000 +14.75%
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, 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.

1 834 (100.00%) Windows
2 616 (73.86%) Windows Server
3 571 (68.47%) Active Directory
4 492 (58.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 488 (58.51%) VMware
6 481 (57.67%) Microsoft
7 430 (51.56%) Office 365
8 354 (42.45%) VMware Infrastructure
9 308 (36.93%) Microsoft Azure
10 307 (36.81%) Firewall
11 293 (35.13%) DNS
12 257 (30.82%) DHCP
13 234 (28.06%) Cisco
14 221 (26.50%) MS Exchange
14 221 (26.50%) Windows 10
15 219 (26.26%) ITIL
16 215 (25.78%) Windows 7
17 200 (23.98%) Hyper-V
18 198 (23.74%) PowerShell
19 196 (23.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 189 (22.66%) Citrix
21 181 (21.70%) Finance
22 173 (20.74%) SQL Server
23 169 (20.26%) Linux
24 159 (19.06%) TCP/IP
25 158 (18.94%) Microsoft Certification
26 155 (18.59%) SCCM
27 150 (17.99%) Microsoft Office
28 149 (17.87%) SQL
29 148 (17.75%) HP

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
1 221 (26.50%) MS Exchange
2 117 (14.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 103 (12.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 83 (9.95%) SharePoint
5 56 (6.71%) IIS
6 35 (4.20%) Skype for Business
7 16 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
8 12 (1.44%) Apache
9 10 (1.20%) Tomcat
10 9 (1.08%) IBM Notes
11 8 (0.96%) CMS
12 7 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2003
13 6 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 5 (0.60%) Confluence
14 5 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
14 5 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
15 4 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
15 4 (0.48%) Commerce Server
15 4 (0.48%) WebSphere
15 4 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 150 (17.99%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (1.56%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.48%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.12%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 28 (3.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.48%) Temenos T24
3 3 (0.36%) Elite 3E
4 2 (0.24%) Rolfe and Nolan
5 1 (0.12%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 430 (51.56%) Office 365
2 308 (36.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 122 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
4 40 (4.80%) IaaS
5 26 (3.12%) PaaS
5 26 (3.12%) SaaS
6 14 (1.68%) Dynamics 365
6 14 (1.68%) Mimecast
7 12 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (1.20%) Azure Active Directory
8 10 (1.20%) OneDrive
9 7 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (0.72%) GitHub
11 5 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (0.48%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 1 (0.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 1 (0.12%) Amazon Glacier
14 1 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 307 (36.81%) Firewall
2 293 (35.13%) DNS
3 257 (30.82%) DHCP
4 159 (19.06%) TCP/IP
5 128 (15.35%) WAN
6 126 (15.11%) LAN
7 125 (14.99%) SAN
8 85 (10.19%) VPN
9 68 (8.15%) VLAN
10 62 (7.43%) VoIP
11 50 (6.00%) NAS
12 47 (5.64%) Internet
13 46 (5.52%) Remote Desktop
14 39 (4.68%) Cisco ASA
15 35 (4.20%) iSCSI
16 32 (3.84%) Skype
17 31 (3.72%) Wi-Fi
18 26 (3.12%) IP Telephony
19 23 (2.76%) NetScaler
20 22 (2.64%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (20.74%) SQL Server
2 48 (5.76%) SQL Server 2012
2 48 (5.76%) SQL Server 2014
3 40 (4.80%) SQL Server 2016
4 35 (4.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (2.40%) Relational Database
6 18 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (1.68%) NoSQL
9 12 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (1.32%) MySQL
11 10 (1.20%) MongoDB
11 10 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
12 9 (1.08%) Oracle Database
13 8 (0.96%) InterSystems Cache
13 8 (0.96%) Power BI
14 7 (0.84%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
15 6 (0.72%) Azure SQL Database
16 4 (0.48%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 11 (1.32%) WinDbg
2 9 (1.08%) MSI
3 7 (0.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (0.60%) Jenkins
4 5 (0.60%) JIRA
5 4 (0.48%) Bitbucket Server
5 4 (0.48%) GoCD
5 4 (0.48%) InstallShield
5 4 (0.48%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (0.48%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.12%) Hudson
General
1 181 (21.70%) Finance
2 48 (5.76%) Retail
3 39 (4.68%) Banking
4 37 (4.44%) Law
5 25 (3.00%) Legal
6 15 (1.80%) Financial Institution
7 12 (1.44%) Marketing
7 12 (1.44%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.20%) Publishing
9 5 (0.60%) Military
10 4 (0.48%) Advertising
11 3 (0.36%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.36%) Private Banking
11 3 (0.36%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.24%) Back Office
12 2 (0.24%) French Language
12 2 (0.24%) Games
13 1 (0.12%) Electronics
13 1 (0.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 184 (22.06%) Analyst
2 158 (18.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 142 (17.03%) Support Engineer
4 102 (12.23%) Support Analyst
5 91 (10.91%) IT Support
6 80 (9.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 75 (8.99%) 2nd Line Support
8 69 (8.27%) 3rd Line Support
9 68 (8.15%) Windows Engineer
10 65 (7.79%) IT Analyst
11 63 (7.55%) Administrator
12 60 (7.19%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 57 (6.83%) IT Engineer
14 52 (6.24%) Systems Engineer
15 48 (5.76%) IT Support Analyst
16 46 (5.52%) Desktop Support
17 45 (5.40%) Infrastructure Analyst
18 44 (5.28%) Systems Administrator
19 43 (5.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
20 42 (5.04%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (3.24%) .NET
2 24 (2.88%) Web Services
3 18 (2.16%) Software Packaging
4 13 (1.56%) WSH
5 12 (1.44%) CSS
6 11 (1.32%) SOAP
7 9 (1.08%) XML
8 8 (0.96%) AngularJS
8 8 (0.96%) COM
8 8 (0.96%) DCOM
9 6 (0.72%) LDAP
10 4 (0.48%) Elastic Stack
10 4 (0.48%) FIX Protocol
10 4 (0.48%) jQuery
10 4 (0.48%) WebSphere MQ
11 3 (0.36%) REST
11 3 (0.36%) Spring
12 1 (0.12%) Django
12 1 (0.12%) Middleware
12 1 (0.12%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 77 (9.23%) Data Centre
2 64 (7.67%) Clustering
3 46 (5.52%) Management Information System
4 44 (5.28%) Self-Motivation
5 39 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
6 34 (4.08%) iPhone
7 32 (3.84%) Replication
8 31 (3.72%) PKI
9 25 (3.00%) iPad
10 22 (2.64%) Fat Client
10 22 (2.64%) Fintech
10 22 (2.64%) Thin Client
10 22 (2.64%) Video Conferencing
11 19 (2.28%) User Experience
12 17 (2.04%) Blackberry
13 12 (1.44%) Hedge funds
14 11 (1.32%) Smartphone
15 7 (0.84%) Public Cloud
16 6 (0.72%) Client/Server
16 6 (0.72%) Cyber Kill Chain
Operating Systems
1 834 (100.00%) Windows
2 616 (73.86%) Windows Server
3 492 (58.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 221 (26.50%) Windows 10
5 215 (25.78%) Windows 7
6 169 (20.26%) Linux
7 88 (10.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 50 (6.00%) Windows 8
9 41 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 39 (4.68%) CentOS
11 27 (3.24%) Unix
12 24 (2.88%) Android
13 22 (2.64%) Mac OS X
14 21 (2.52%) Apple iOS
15 20 (2.40%) AIX
16 18 (2.16%) Mac OS
17 17 (2.04%) Ubuntu
18 15 (1.80%) Windows XP
19 10 (1.20%) Windows Mobile
20 9 (1.08%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (26.26%) ITIL
2 196 (23.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 105 (12.59%) Migration
4 82 (9.83%) Problem-Solving
5 54 (6.47%) Asset Management
6 53 (6.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 46 (5.52%) High Availability
8 43 (5.16%) Agile Software Development
9 38 (4.56%) CRM
9 38 (4.56%) DevOps
9 38 (4.56%) Problem Management
10 36 (4.32%) Application Packaging
10 36 (4.32%) Continuous Improvement
10 36 (4.32%) Root Cause Analysis
11 32 (3.84%) Computer Science
12 31 (3.72%) Incident Management
13 30 (3.60%) Information Security
14 29 (3.48%) Presales
14 29 (3.48%) Project Management
14 29 (3.48%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 198 (23.74%) PowerShell
2 149 (17.87%) SQL
3 32 (3.84%) VBScript
4 28 (3.36%) VB
5 27 (3.24%) T-SQL
6 19 (2.28%) Python
7 17 (2.04%) Perl
8 14 (1.68%) Bash Shell
9 13 (1.56%) C
9 13 (1.56%) C#
10 12 (1.44%) JavaScript
10 12 (1.44%) Shell Script
11 9 (1.08%) C++
12 8 (0.96%) MUMPS
12 8 (0.96%) VB.NET
12 8 (0.96%) VB6
12 8 (0.96%) VC++
13 4 (0.48%) PHP
14 3 (0.36%) Bourne shell
14 3 (0.36%) Java
Qualifications
1 158 (18.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 102 (12.23%) MCSE
3 83 (9.95%) Cisco Certification
4 69 (8.27%) CCNA
5 58 (6.95%) Degree
6 40 (4.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 35 (4.20%) MCP
8 30 (3.60%) ITIL Certification
8 30 (3.60%) MCSA
9 27 (3.24%) Computer Science Degree
10 24 (2.88%) CCNP
11 15 (1.80%) CISSP
12 14 (1.68%) Security Cleared
13 13 (1.56%) MCITP
13 13 (1.56%) VCP6
14 8 (0.96%) CESG Certified Professional
15 7 (0.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 6 (0.72%) AWS Certification
16 6 (0.72%) CISM
16 6 (0.72%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.20%) SLA
2 15 (1.80%) PCI DSS
3 11 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.20%) QA
5 8 (0.96%) GDPR
6 1 (0.12%) ISO 15022
6 1 (0.12%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 571 (68.47%) Active Directory
2 354 (42.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 200 (23.98%) Hyper-V
4 93 (11.15%) vSphere
5 92 (11.03%) VMware ESXi
6 71 (8.51%) XenApp
7 54 (6.47%) Virtual Servers
8 53 (6.35%) XenDesktop
9 33 (3.96%) Microsoft App-V
10 26 (3.12%) Virtual Machines
11 21 (2.52%) NFS
12 17 (2.04%) Docker
13 12 (1.44%) BitLocker
14 11 (1.32%) Terminal Services
15 10 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 10 (1.20%) Virtual Desktop
16 9 (1.08%) VMware Server
16 9 (1.08%) VMware Workstation
17 8 (0.96%) Firmware
17 8 (0.96%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 155 (18.59%) SCCM
2 77 (9.23%) Backup Exec
3 60 (7.19%) SCOM
4 36 (4.32%) SCOrch
5 32 (3.84%) WSUS
6 28 (3.36%) Microsoft Clustering
7 25 (3.00%) vRealize
8 20 (2.40%) vCenter Server
9 15 (1.80%) Nagios
9 15 (1.80%) SCVMM
10 14 (1.68%) Jamf Pro
11 12 (1.44%) Microsoft Intune
11 12 (1.44%) vRealize Orchestrator
12 11 (1.32%) Perfmon
13 10 (1.20%) Failover Clustering
13 10 (1.20%) McAfee ePO
13 10 (1.20%) Prometheus
14 9 (1.08%) vMotion
15 8 (0.96%) FortiGate
15 8 (0.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 488 (58.51%) VMware
2 481 (57.67%) Microsoft
3 234 (28.06%) Cisco
4 189 (22.66%) Citrix
5 148 (17.75%) HP
6 86 (10.31%) Dell
7 85 (10.19%) NetApp
8 65 (7.79%) EMC
9 51 (6.12%) Veritas
10 44 (5.28%) Red Hat
11 35 (4.20%) Apple
12 34 (4.08%) Oracle
13 31 (3.72%) Ivanti
14 30 (3.60%) Avaya
15 28 (3.36%) McAfee
15 28 (3.36%) Palo Alto
15 28 (3.36%) ServiceNow
16 27 (3.24%) CheckPoint
16 27 (3.24%) Kaseya
16 27 (3.24%) SolarWinds