Period
to 21 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 187 163 143
Rank change year-on-year -24 -20 +30
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 1408 1620 2129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.86% 2.14% 2.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.50% 8.53% 8.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1234 1467 1924
London median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -3.41%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 18784 18998 23987
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 24.86% 25.10% 27.09%
Number of salaries quoted 14527 16519 20606
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -16 281 £45,000 -5.26% 11
West London +7 121 £37,500 -11.76% 11
South London -7 42 £37,000 -1.33% 1
North London 0 16 £38,750 +19.23%
East London -46 16 £34,000 +21.43% 5
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 1408 (100.00%) Windows
2 1003 (71.24%) Windows Server
3 928 (65.91%) Active Directory
4 891 (63.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 796 (56.53%) VMware
6 774 (54.97%) Microsoft
7 516 (36.65%) MS Exchange
8 496 (35.23%) VMware Infrastructure
9 495 (35.16%) Office 365
10 435 (30.89%) Windows 7
11 429 (30.47%) Finance
12 422 (29.97%) Windows 10
13 372 (26.42%) DNS
14 356 (25.28%) Citrix
15 352 (25.00%) Cisco
16 343 (24.36%) PowerShell
17 330 (23.44%) Firewall
18 329 (23.37%) SAN
19 310 (22.02%) Hyper-V
20 303 (21.52%) Exchange Server 2010
21 302 (21.45%) SQL
22 291 (20.67%) SQL Server
23 282 (20.03%) DHCP
24 281 (19.96%) ITIL
25 272 (19.32%) Microsoft Azure
26 251 (17.83%) SCCM
27 221 (15.70%) Linux
28 216 (15.34%) Microsoft Certification
29 213 (15.13%) TCP/IP
30 212 (15.06%) Exchange Server 2013

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
1 516 (36.65%) MS Exchange
2 303 (21.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 212 (15.06%) Exchange Server 2013
4 171 (12.14%) IIS
5 145 (10.30%) SharePoint
6 68 (4.83%) Skype for Business
7 53 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2007
8 44 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
9 43 (3.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 27 (1.92%) Tomcat
11 20 (1.42%) SharePoint 2013
12 19 (1.35%) Apache
13 13 (0.92%) JBoss
13 13 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
14 12 (0.85%) Confluence
15 10 (0.71%) WebSphere
16 7 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
16 7 (0.50%) CMS
17 6 (0.43%) WordPress
18 5 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 201 (14.28%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (1.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (0.92%) Microsoft Project
4 12 (0.85%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.14%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.14%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.071%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.071%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 13 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.28%) MetaTrader
3 4 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.21%) Misys Equation
4 3 (0.21%) Relativity
4 3 (0.21%) thinkFolio
5 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.14%) iTrent
5 2 (0.14%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.071%) Endur
6 1 (0.071%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.071%) Remedy AR System
6 1 (0.071%) Sage X3
6 1 (0.071%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.071%) Siebel CRM
6 1 (0.071%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 495 (35.16%) Office 365
2 272 (19.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 139 (9.87%) Amazon AWS
4 43 (3.05%) Mimecast
5 40 (2.84%) Azure Active Directory
6 29 (2.06%) IaaS
7 15 (1.07%) G Suite
8 13 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (0.71%) Dynamics 365
10 9 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 8 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (0.57%) Amazon S3
11 8 (0.57%) Dropbox
11 8 (0.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 7 (0.50%) OneDrive
13 6 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
14 5 (0.36%) PaaS
14 5 (0.36%) SaaS
15 4 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
15 4 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 372 (26.42%) DNS
2 330 (23.44%) Firewall
3 329 (23.37%) SAN
4 282 (20.03%) DHCP
5 213 (15.13%) TCP/IP
6 151 (10.72%) WAN
7 149 (10.58%) LAN
8 134 (9.52%) VPN
9 97 (6.89%) VLAN
10 95 (6.75%) NAS
11 66 (4.69%) VoIP
12 56 (3.98%) Cisco IOS
12 56 (3.98%) Skype
13 49 (3.48%) Internet
14 47 (3.34%) NetScaler
15 45 (3.20%) iSCSI
16 41 (2.91%) Cisco ASA
17 40 (2.84%) Wireless
18 32 (2.27%) SSL
19 30 (2.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 291 (20.67%) SQL Server
2 74 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 58 (4.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 27 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
5 22 (1.56%) MySQL
6 21 (1.49%) NoSQL
7 17 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (0.85%) Azure SQL Database
9 12 (0.85%) Relational Database
9 12 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (0.64%) Amazon RDS
11 9 (0.64%) SQL Server 2016
12 8 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (0.50%) Redis
14 6 (0.43%) MongoDB
14 6 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
15 5 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
15 5 (0.36%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 40 (2.84%) MSI
2 26 (1.85%) JIRA
3 18 (1.28%) TeamCity
4 16 (1.14%) Git (software)
4 16 (1.14%) Visual Studio
5 14 (0.99%) Octopus Deploy
6 13 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (0.78%) Zephyr
8 5 (0.36%) Jenkins
8 5 (0.36%) Selenium
8 5 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (0.28%) Ant
9 4 (0.28%) Eclipse
9 4 (0.28%) Fiddler
9 4 (0.28%) IntelliJ
9 4 (0.28%) Maven
9 4 (0.28%) NuGet
9 4 (0.28%) ReSharper
10 2 (0.14%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.071%) Artifactory
General
1 429 (30.47%) Finance
2 139 (9.87%) Banking
3 94 (6.68%) Law
4 84 (5.97%) Legal
5 43 (3.05%) Investment Banking
6 34 (2.41%) Retail
7 32 (2.27%) Retail Banking
8 24 (1.70%) Publishing
9 22 (1.56%) Financial Institution
10 20 (1.42%) Manufacturing
10 20 (1.42%) Military
11 19 (1.35%) Billing
12 18 (1.28%) Telecoms
13 16 (1.14%) Back Office
14 13 (0.92%) Advertising
15 10 (0.71%) Marketing
16 9 (0.64%) Front Office
17 4 (0.28%) Electronics
17 4 (0.28%) Games
18 2 (0.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 271 (19.25%) Analyst
2 249 (17.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 170 (12.07%) Support Engineer
4 150 (10.65%) Support Analyst
5 132 (9.38%) Windows Engineer
6 107 (7.60%) IT Support
7 105 (7.46%) Systems Engineer
8 104 (7.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 100 (7.10%) Desktop Support
10 97 (6.89%) Administrator
11 86 (6.11%) Server Engineer
12 85 (6.04%) Systems Administrator
13 80 (5.68%) IT Engineer
14 79 (5.61%) 2nd Line Support
15 73 (5.18%) VMware Engineer
16 68 (4.83%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 62 (4.40%) Applications Support
18 61 (4.33%) 3rd Line Support
19 55 (3.91%) 2nd Line Engineer
19 55 (3.91%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (4.19%) Web Services
2 47 (3.34%) .NET
3 42 (2.98%) Software Packaging
4 25 (1.78%) J2EE
5 20 (1.42%) HTML
6 19 (1.35%) CSS
7 13 (0.92%) XML
8 12 (0.85%) WSH
9 11 (0.78%) 802.1X
9 11 (0.78%) ASP.NET
10 8 (0.57%) .NET Framework
11 7 (0.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (0.43%) JSON
13 5 (0.36%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (0.36%) COM
13 5 (0.36%) LAMP
13 5 (0.36%) REST
13 5 (0.36%) XMPP
14 4 (0.28%) ActiveMQ
14 4 (0.28%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 99 (7.03%) Data Centre
2 88 (6.25%) Clustering
3 87 (6.18%) Computer Science
4 76 (5.40%) Hedge funds
5 53 (3.76%) Replication
6 51 (3.62%) Fat Client
6 51 (3.62%) Thin Client
7 47 (3.34%) Blackberry
8 45 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
9 43 (3.05%) Management Information System
10 32 (2.27%) Client/Server
11 25 (1.78%) Public Cloud
12 22 (1.56%) EMC VNX
13 21 (1.49%) N-Tier
14 19 (1.35%) User Experience
15 18 (1.28%) iPad
16 17 (1.21%) Fintech
16 17 (1.21%) Video Conferencing
17 15 (1.07%) Driving Licence
17 15 (1.07%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1408 (100.00%) Windows
2 1003 (71.24%) Windows Server
3 891 (63.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 435 (30.89%) Windows 7
5 422 (29.97%) Windows 10
6 221 (15.70%) Linux
7 157 (11.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 98 (6.96%) Windows 8
9 91 (6.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 45 (3.20%) Mac OS X
11 33 (2.34%) Android
12 29 (2.06%) Mac OS
13 28 (1.99%) Windows XP
14 24 (1.70%) CentOS
15 23 (1.63%) Ubuntu
16 21 (1.49%) Unix
17 15 (1.07%) Windows 2000 Server
18 12 (0.85%) Apple iOS
19 10 (0.71%) Solaris
19 10 (0.71%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 281 (19.96%) ITIL
2 114 (8.10%) Migration
3 109 (7.74%) Asset Management
4 87 (6.18%) Service Delivery
5 81 (5.75%) Change Management
5 81 (5.75%) Task Automation
6 72 (5.11%) DevOps
7 67 (4.76%) Configuration Management
8 65 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
9 62 (4.40%) Incident Management
10 61 (4.33%) Performance Monitoring
11 57 (4.05%) Disaster Recovery
12 52 (3.69%) Performance Tuning
13 50 (3.55%) CRM
13 50 (3.55%) Mentoring
14 44 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
14 44 (3.13%) Project Management
14 44 (3.13%) Time Management
15 42 (2.98%) Virtual Environments
16 41 (2.91%) Application Packaging
Programming Languages
1 343 (24.36%) PowerShell
2 302 (21.45%) SQL
3 75 (5.33%) T-SQL
4 45 (3.20%) VB
5 41 (2.91%) C#
6 30 (2.13%) JavaScript
7 27 (1.92%) Perl
7 27 (1.92%) VBScript
8 26 (1.85%) Python
9 21 (1.49%) C
10 15 (1.07%) VBA
11 12 (0.85%) Java
12 9 (0.64%) PHP
13 6 (0.43%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.28%) AWK
14 4 (0.28%) sed
14 4 (0.28%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.21%) Bourne shell
15 3 (0.21%) C++
15 3 (0.21%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 216 (15.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 166 (11.79%) MCSE
3 164 (11.65%) Degree
4 103 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
5 81 (5.75%) CCNA
6 65 (4.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 47 (3.34%) MCP
7 47 (3.34%) MCSA
8 44 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
9 42 (2.98%) Citrix Certification
10 41 (2.91%) MCITP
11 36 (2.56%) CCNP
12 31 (2.20%) Security Cleared
13 24 (1.70%) CCEA
14 22 (1.56%) SC Cleared
15 20 (1.42%) A+ Certification
16 16 (1.14%) CCA
17 15 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
18 11 (0.78%) DBS Check
19 10 (0.71%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (5.68%) SLA
2 14 (0.99%) PMO
3 13 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.85%) GDPR
5 8 (0.57%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.36%) QA
7 1 (0.071%) COBIT
7 1 (0.071%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.071%) GCP
7 1 (0.071%) NIST 800
System Software
1 928 (65.91%) Active Directory
2 496 (35.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 310 (22.02%) Hyper-V
4 203 (14.42%) VMware ESXi
5 195 (13.85%) vSphere
6 170 (12.07%) XenApp
7 101 (7.17%) XenDesktop
8 82 (5.82%) Microsoft App-V
9 80 (5.68%) XenServer
10 53 (3.76%) Virtual Servers
11 45 (3.20%) DFS Replication
12 31 (2.20%) Terminal Services
13 26 (1.85%) Virtual Desktop
14 25 (1.78%) Virtual Machines
15 18 (1.28%) NFS
15 18 (1.28%) Terminal Server
15 18 (1.28%) VMware Server
16 12 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 11 (0.78%) Docker
18 7 (0.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 251 (17.83%) SCCM
2 103 (7.32%) SCOM
3 61 (4.33%) vCenter Server
4 58 (4.12%) Microsoft Clustering
5 55 (3.91%) WSUS
6 45 (3.20%) SCOrch
7 36 (2.56%) Backup Exec
8 22 (1.56%) AirWatch
9 21 (1.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 20 (1.42%) Cisco CUCM
10 20 (1.42%) Simpana
11 17 (1.21%) Puppet
12 16 (1.14%) vMotion
13 13 (0.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 12 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
15 11 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
15 11 (0.78%) WMI
16 10 (0.71%) Terraform
17 9 (0.64%) Nagios
17 9 (0.64%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 796 (56.53%) VMware
2 774 (54.97%) Microsoft
3 356 (25.28%) Citrix
4 352 (25.00%) Cisco
5 209 (14.84%) HP
6 85 (6.04%) NetApp
7 76 (5.40%) Red Hat
8 67 (4.76%) Veeam
9 66 (4.69%) Dell
10 60 (4.26%) Bloomberg
11 57 (4.05%) Oracle
12 56 (3.98%) EMC
13 53 (3.76%) Reuters
14 44 (3.13%) CommVault
15 43 (3.05%) Google
16 41 (2.91%) Symantec
17 39 (2.77%) Apple
17 39 (2.77%) SonicWALL
18 36 (2.56%) Meraki
19 35 (2.49%) Juniper