Period
to 3 August 2020

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 3 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England > London
6 months to
3 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 253 258 224
Rank change year-on-year +5 -34 -48
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 329 762 1,180
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.18% 1.33% 1.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.10% 6.19% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 311 683 1,071
Median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% -2.30% -3.33%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -1.32%

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 5,396 12,315 16,368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.38% 21.55% 23.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4,416 10,211 13,445
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,500 £30,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 3 August 2020.

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 3 August 2020. 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 -25 77 £62,500 +56.25% 5
South London +15 34 £52,500 +16.67% 2
West London +16 19 £45,000 +12.50% 2
East London +6 3 £32,000 -21.95% 1
North London +1 1 £42,000 +20.00%
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 3 August 2020, 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.

1 329 (100.00%) Windows
2 270 (82.07%) Windows Server
3 235 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 232 (70.52%) Active Directory
5 220 (66.87%) Office 365
6 207 (62.92%) Windows Server 2016
7 193 (58.66%) Azure
8 161 (48.94%) VMware
9 124 (37.69%) DNS
10 122 (37.08%) PowerShell
11 117 (35.56%) VMware Infrastructure
12 114 (34.65%) Windows Server 2008
13 113 (34.35%) DHCP
14 111 (33.74%) Windows 10
15 102 (31.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 83 (25.23%) Cisco
17 81 (24.62%) MS Exchange
18 80 (24.32%) Firewall
19 79 (24.01%) Finance
19 79 (24.01%) Hyper-V
20 73 (22.19%) SQL Server
21 72 (21.88%) AWS
22 68 (20.67%) TCP/IP
23 65 (19.76%) Azure Active Directory
24 64 (19.45%) Citrix
25 63 (19.15%) HP
26 62 (18.84%) Linux
27 58 (17.63%) Windows 7
28 57 (17.33%) SCCM
28 57 (17.33%) SQL

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 81 (24.62%) MS Exchange
2 53 (16.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 46 (13.98%) Exchange Server 2013
4 44 (13.37%) SharePoint
5 36 (10.94%) IIS
6 24 (7.29%) Skype for Business
7 13 (3.95%) Confluence
8 4 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.22%) SAS
8 4 (1.22%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.30%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 55 (16.72%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.61%) FileZilla
4 1 (0.30%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 6 (1.82%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.22%) FastStats
2 4 (1.22%) Unica
3 2 (0.61%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.30%) Carpe Diem
4 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.30%) Rolfe and Nolan
4 1 (0.30%) Salerio
Cloud Services
1 220 (66.87%) Office 365
2 193 (58.66%) Azure
3 72 (21.88%) AWS
4 65 (19.76%) Azure Active Directory
5 35 (10.64%) IaaS
6 24 (7.29%) PaaS
7 15 (4.56%) Mimecast
8 14 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
9 13 (3.95%) SaaS
10 12 (3.65%) OneDrive
11 10 (3.04%) G Suite
12 8 (2.43%) Slack
13 6 (1.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 6 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
13 6 (1.82%) Amazon S3
13 6 (1.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 4 (1.22%) Amazon ELB
14 4 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
15 3 (0.91%) GitHub
15 3 (0.91%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 124 (37.69%) DNS
2 113 (34.35%) DHCP
3 80 (24.32%) Firewall
4 68 (20.67%) TCP/IP
5 54 (16.41%) SAN
6 52 (15.81%) VPN
7 32 (9.73%) LAN
7 32 (9.73%) NetScaler
8 31 (9.42%) Skype
9 29 (8.81%) Internet
9 29 (8.81%) WAN
10 22 (6.69%) VLAN
11 16 (4.86%) Wireless
12 15 (4.56%) Cisco IOS
12 15 (4.56%) VoIP
13 14 (4.26%) Remote Desktop
13 14 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
14 12 (3.65%) SSL
15 11 (3.34%) DMARC
15 11 (3.34%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (22.19%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.99%) Amazon RDS
3 16 (4.86%) SQL Server 2014
4 14 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (2.43%) SQL Server 2016
6 6 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.52%) MySQL
8 4 (1.22%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.61%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.61%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (6.69%) JIRA
2 6 (1.82%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.91%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (0.61%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.30%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.30%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.30%) GitLab
5 1 (0.30%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.30%) MSI
5 1 (0.30%) WinDbg
General
1 79 (24.01%) Finance
2 23 (6.99%) Banking
3 12 (3.65%) Law
4 8 (2.43%) Legal
5 7 (2.13%) Back Office
5 7 (2.13%) Marketing
5 7 (2.13%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.91%) Advertising
6 3 (0.91%) Front Office
7 2 (0.61%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.61%) Games
7 2 (0.61%) Mandarin Language
7 2 (0.61%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 77 (23.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 48 (14.59%) IT Engineer
2 48 (14.59%) Support Engineer
3 36 (10.94%) Analyst
4 34 (10.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 23 (6.99%) IT Support
6 22 (6.69%) Systems Engineer
7 21 (6.38%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 20 (6.08%) Administrator
8 20 (6.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 18 (5.47%) 3rd Line Support
9 18 (5.47%) Consultant
9 18 (5.47%) Support Analyst
10 17 (5.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 16 (4.86%) 2nd Line Support
12 15 (4.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 15 (4.56%) Azure Engineer
12 15 (4.56%) Systems Administrator
13 14 (4.26%) IT Support Engineer
13 14 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (5.17%) LDAP
2 14 (4.26%) Web Services
3 11 (3.34%) .NET
4 9 (2.74%) JSON
5 5 (1.52%) FIX Protocol
6 4 (1.22%) CSS
6 4 (1.22%) HTML
7 3 (0.91%) HTML5
8 2 (0.61%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.30%) Apache Flex
9 1 (0.30%) AppFabric
9 1 (0.30%) Elastic Stack
9 1 (0.30%) Kafka
9 1 (0.30%) MSMQ
9 1 (0.30%) Regular Expression
9 1 (0.30%) REST
9 1 (0.30%) Software Packaging
9 1 (0.30%) WSH
9 1 (0.30%) XML
9 1 (0.30%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 37 (11.25%) Data Centre
2 20 (6.08%) Clustering
2 20 (6.08%) Management Information System
3 17 (5.17%) Replication
3 17 (5.17%) Self-Motivation
4 14 (4.26%) Private Cloud
5 12 (3.65%) User Experience
6 7 (2.13%) Blackberry
6 7 (2.13%) Hybrid Cloud
6 7 (2.13%) iPhone
7 6 (1.82%) EMC VMAX
7 6 (1.82%) EMC VNX
7 6 (1.82%) HP Storage
7 6 (1.82%) IBM XIV
8 5 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (1.52%) Eurex
8 5 (1.52%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.22%) Device Driver
9 4 (1.22%) EFT
10 3 (0.91%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 329 (100.00%) Windows
2 270 (82.07%) Windows Server
3 207 (62.92%) Windows Server 2016
4 114 (34.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 111 (33.74%) Windows 10
6 62 (18.84%) Linux
7 58 (17.63%) Windows 7
8 54 (16.41%) Windows Server 2019
9 20 (6.08%) CentOS
9 20 (6.08%) Unix
10 17 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
11 16 (4.86%) Windows 8
12 13 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 12 (3.65%) Ubuntu
14 10 (3.04%) Oracle Linux
15 7 (2.13%) Debian
15 7 (2.13%) Solaris
16 6 (1.82%) Android
16 6 (1.82%) Mac OS X
17 5 (1.52%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (31.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 42 (12.77%) ITIL
3 39 (11.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 34 (10.33%) Problem-Solving
5 33 (10.03%) DevOps
6 30 (9.12%) Migration
7 29 (8.81%) Task Automation
8 27 (8.21%) Project Management
9 21 (6.38%) Fintech
9 21 (6.38%) Incident Management
10 19 (5.78%) Server Management
11 18 (5.47%) Configuration Management
11 18 (5.47%) Line Management
11 18 (5.47%) Service Delivery
12 15 (4.56%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (4.56%) Data Privacy
13 14 (4.26%) Virtual Environments
14 13 (3.95%) Computer Science
14 13 (3.95%) Mentoring
14 13 (3.95%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 122 (37.08%) PowerShell
2 57 (17.33%) SQL
3 23 (6.99%) Python
4 15 (4.56%) Bash Shell
5 10 (3.04%) T-SQL
6 6 (1.82%) Shell Script
7 5 (1.52%) Perl
7 5 (1.52%) VBScript
8 4 (1.22%) R
9 3 (0.91%) PHP
9 3 (0.91%) PHP 5
10 1 (0.30%) C
10 1 (0.30%) C#
10 1 (0.30%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 57 (17.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (12.77%) MCSE
3 25 (7.60%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (7.29%) MCP
4 24 (7.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 22 (6.69%) Degree
6 19 (5.78%) ITIL Certification
7 14 (4.26%) MCSA
8 11 (3.34%) MCITP
8 11 (3.34%) MCT
9 10 (3.04%) Computer Science Degree
10 9 (2.74%) CCNA
11 8 (2.43%) CCNP
11 8 (2.43%) VCP5
12 2 (0.61%) CCSP
12 2 (0.61%) MCTS
13 1 (0.30%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.30%) CCIE
13 1 (0.30%) CISM
13 1 (0.30%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.69%) SLA
2 6 (1.82%) QA
3 4 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.91%) GDPR
5 2 (0.61%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.30%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 232 (70.52%) Active Directory
2 117 (35.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 79 (24.01%) Hyper-V
4 50 (15.20%) vSphere
5 48 (14.59%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (4.86%) XenApp
7 12 (3.65%) XenDesktop
8 10 (3.04%) Virtual Machines
9 9 (2.74%) Virtual Servers
10 7 (2.13%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 6 (1.82%) NFS
11 6 (1.82%) Terminal Server
11 6 (1.82%) Virtual Desktop
12 5 (1.52%) BitLocker
12 5 (1.52%) vCloud
13 4 (1.22%) Terminal Services
14 3 (0.91%) Firmware
14 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 3 (0.91%) VMware Server
15 2 (0.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 57 (17.33%) SCCM
2 44 (13.37%) Microsoft Intune
3 22 (6.69%) WSUS
4 17 (5.17%) Microsoft Clustering
5 15 (4.56%) Ansible
5 15 (4.56%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (4.56%) Puppet
6 14 (4.26%) Backup Exec
7 13 (3.95%) SCOM
8 12 (3.65%) SCVMM
8 12 (3.65%) vRealize
9 11 (3.34%) vCenter Server
10 10 (3.04%) HP Data Protector
11 9 (2.74%) Single Sign-On
12 7 (2.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 4 (1.22%) XenMobile
14 2 (0.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 2 (0.61%) SolarWinds Orion
14 2 (0.61%) Tivoli
14 2 (0.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 235 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 161 (48.94%) VMware
3 83 (25.23%) Cisco
4 64 (19.45%) Citrix
5 63 (19.15%) HP
6 38 (11.55%) Red Hat
7 33 (10.03%) Dell
8 19 (5.78%) Oracle
9 18 (5.47%) CheckPoint
10 16 (4.86%) SolarWinds
11 15 (4.56%) Veeam
12 13 (3.95%) Sophos
13 12 (3.65%) IBM
13 12 (3.65%) Zerto
14 11 (3.34%) F5
14 11 (3.34%) MobileIron
14 11 (3.34%) SonicWALL
15 10 (3.04%) Juniper
16 9 (2.74%) EMC
16 9 (2.74%) Hitachi