Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England > London
6 months to
15 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 239 238 199
Rank change year-on-year -1 -39 -37
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 773 1,054 1,417
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.41% 1.57% 1.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.60% 6.91% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 671 979 1,242
London median annual salary £38,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.41% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £70,000
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 11,715 15,260 18,858
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 21.44% 22.70% 24.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9,559 12,695 14,565
London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.55% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

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 15 November 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 15 November 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 -29 225 £40,000 -9.09% 40
West London +2 62 £38,500 +0.65% 16
South London +24 61 £42,500 -8.60% 8
East London +7 15 £32,000 -31.91% 7
North London +5 7 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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.

1 773 (100.00%) Windows
2 540 (69.86%) Active Directory
3 492 (63.65%) Windows Server
4 455 (58.86%) Office 365
5 421 (54.46%) Microsoft
6 360 (46.57%) VMware
7 292 (37.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 289 (37.39%) Windows 10
9 261 (33.76%) Azure
10 233 (30.14%) MS Exchange
11 231 (29.88%) Windows 7
12 220 (28.46%) DNS
13 219 (28.33%) VMware Infrastructure
14 215 (27.81%) DHCP
15 201 (26.00%) Microsoft Office
16 188 (24.32%) Firewall
17 180 (23.29%) Cisco
18 166 (21.47%) Citrix
19 146 (18.89%) PowerShell
20 142 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2013
21 138 (17.85%) SCCM
22 133 (17.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
23 131 (16.95%) Hyper-V
24 125 (16.17%) TCP/IP
25 124 (16.04%) Microsoft Certification
26 122 (15.78%) LAN
27 119 (15.39%) SQL Server
28 113 (14.62%) Finance
28 113 (14.62%) Exchange Server 2010
29 112 (14.49%) ITIL

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
1 233 (30.14%) MS Exchange
2 142 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2013
3 113 (14.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 72 (9.31%) SharePoint
5 51 (6.60%) Skype for Business
6 37 (4.79%) IIS
7 25 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
8 21 (2.72%) IBM Notes
9 18 (2.33%) CMS
10 14 (1.81%) IBM Domino
11 10 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2003
12 6 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (0.65%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.52%) Apache
14 4 (0.52%) Jupyter
14 4 (0.52%) nginx
14 4 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
15 3 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
16 2 (0.26%) Confluence
17 1 (0.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 201 (26.00%) Microsoft Office
2 33 (4.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 26 (3.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (1.29%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.39%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.13%) InDesign
8 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.39%) Elite 3E
2 3 (0.39%) Q-Pulse
2 3 (0.39%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.13%) Eze OMS
3 1 (0.13%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 455 (58.86%) Office 365
2 261 (33.76%) Azure
3 81 (10.48%) AWS
4 24 (3.10%) Azure Active Directory
5 22 (2.85%) Mimecast
6 17 (2.20%) OneDrive
7 16 (2.07%) G Suite
8 14 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (1.16%) SaaS
10 8 (1.03%) GitHub
10 8 (1.03%) IaaS
10 8 (1.03%) Power Platform
11 5 (0.65%) PaaS
11 5 (0.65%) Serverless
12 4 (0.52%) Amazon ECS
12 4 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.52%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 4 (0.52%) Yammer
13 1 (0.13%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 220 (28.46%) DNS
2 215 (27.81%) DHCP
3 188 (24.32%) Firewall
4 125 (16.17%) TCP/IP
5 122 (15.78%) LAN
6 96 (12.42%) WAN
7 89 (11.51%) SAN
8 84 (10.87%) VPN
9 62 (8.02%) VLAN
10 57 (7.37%) Skype
11 47 (6.08%) VoIP
12 40 (5.17%) Wireless
13 34 (4.40%) iSCSI
14 33 (4.27%) SMTP
15 30 (3.88%) NetScaler
16 29 (3.75%) Cisco IOS
17 28 (3.62%) Remote Desktop
17 28 (3.62%) Wi-Fi
18 27 (3.49%) Internet
19 25 (3.23%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (15.39%) SQL Server
2 29 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 24 (3.10%) SQL Server 2016
4 23 (2.98%) SQL Server 2014
5 20 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (1.42%) MySQL
9 10 (1.29%) MongoDB
10 8 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (1.03%) SQL Server 2017
11 7 (0.91%) Power BI
12 6 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (0.78%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.78%) Relational Database
13 4 (0.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 4 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (0.52%) Big Data
13 4 (0.52%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 14 (1.81%) JIRA
2 9 (1.16%) Visual Studio
3 8 (1.03%) Jenkins
3 8 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 8 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (0.91%) GitLab
5 5 (0.65%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.52%) MSI
6 4 (0.52%) Redmine
7 3 (0.39%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.39%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.26%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.26%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.13%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.13%) InstallShield
9 1 (0.13%) Sourcetree
9 1 (0.13%) WinDbg
General
1 113 (14.62%) Finance
2 100 (12.94%) Law
3 29 (3.75%) Legal
4 27 (3.49%) Telecoms
5 25 (3.23%) Aerospace
6 20 (2.59%) Banking
7 19 (2.46%) Marketing
8 12 (1.55%) Retail
9 10 (1.29%) Public Sector
10 6 (0.78%) Back Office
11 5 (0.65%) Publishing
12 4 (0.52%) Electronics
12 4 (0.52%) German Language
12 4 (0.52%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.52%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.39%) French Language
14 1 (0.13%) Automotive
14 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.13%) Games
14 1 (0.13%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 189 (24.45%) Analyst
2 136 (17.59%) Support Engineer
3 131 (16.95%) IT Support
4 100 (12.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 94 (12.16%) Support Analyst
6 92 (11.90%) 2nd Line Support
7 75 (9.70%) IT Analyst
8 72 (9.31%) IT Engineer
9 46 (5.95%) Administrator
9 46 (5.95%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 46 (5.95%) IT Support Analyst
10 45 (5.82%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 43 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 43 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
12 42 (5.43%) 1st/2nd Line Support
13 35 (4.53%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
14 34 (4.40%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 33 (4.27%) Desktop Support
16 31 (4.01%) 3rd Line Support
17 29 (3.75%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (5.43%) .NET
2 21 (2.72%) XML
3 16 (2.07%) .NET Framework
4 15 (1.94%) Apache Flex
4 15 (1.94%) Web Services
5 10 (1.29%) CSS
5 10 (1.29%) HTML
6 9 (1.16%) ASP.NET
7 7 (0.91%) Elastic Stack
8 6 (0.78%) LDAP
9 5 (0.65%) Software Packaging
10 4 (0.52%) Dask
10 4 (0.52%) Django
10 4 (0.52%) LEMP Stack
10 4 (0.52%) Pandas
10 4 (0.52%) POSIX
10 4 (0.52%) Protocol Buffers
10 4 (0.52%) Qt
10 4 (0.52%) RESTful
10 4 (0.52%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 61 (7.89%) Management Information System
2 53 (6.86%) Video Conferencing
3 42 (5.43%) iPhone
4 38 (4.92%) Self-Motivation
5 34 (4.40%) Replication
6 33 (4.27%) Data Centre
7 28 (3.62%) Clustering
8 26 (3.36%) Blackberry
9 25 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (2.59%) User Experience
11 16 (2.07%) Anti-Piracy
11 16 (2.07%) iPad
12 13 (1.68%) Smartphone
13 10 (1.29%) Driving Licence
14 9 (1.16%) Fat Client
14 9 (1.16%) Public Cloud
14 9 (1.16%) Thin Client
15 8 (1.03%) Hedge funds
16 7 (0.91%) BYOD
17 6 (0.78%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 773 (100.00%) Windows
2 492 (63.65%) Windows Server
3 292 (37.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 289 (37.39%) Windows 10
5 231 (29.88%) Windows 7
6 91 (11.77%) Linux
7 84 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
8 50 (6.47%) Windows 8
9 37 (4.79%) Android
9 37 (4.79%) Mac OS
10 35 (4.53%) Mac OS X
11 15 (1.94%) Windows Vista
12 11 (1.42%) Ubuntu
13 10 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (1.03%) Apple iOS
14 8 (1.03%) Unix
14 8 (1.03%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.52%) CentOS
16 3 (0.39%) Windows 2000
17 2 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (17.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 112 (14.49%) ITIL
3 78 (10.09%) Problem-Solving
4 52 (6.73%) Change Management
5 36 (4.66%) Incident Management
6 35 (4.53%) Information Security
7 31 (4.01%) Configuration Management
7 31 (4.01%) DevOps
7 31 (4.01%) Disaster Recovery
7 31 (4.01%) Time Management
8 30 (3.88%) Server Management
9 28 (3.62%) Hardware Maintenance
9 28 (3.62%) Patch Management
10 27 (3.49%) Migration
11 26 (3.36%) High Availability
11 26 (3.36%) Security Management
12 25 (3.23%) Information Security Management
13 23 (2.98%) Business Intelligence
14 22 (2.85%) Business Continuity
14 22 (2.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 146 (18.89%) PowerShell
2 104 (13.45%) SQL
3 30 (3.88%) C#
4 23 (2.98%) VBScript
5 16 (2.07%) T-SQL
6 15 (1.94%) C++
7 12 (1.55%) VBA
8 10 (1.29%) Ada
8 10 (1.29%) Python
9 9 (1.16%) VB
10 7 (0.91%) JavaScript
11 5 (0.65%) Bash Shell
12 4 (0.52%) F#
12 4 (0.52%) Haskell
12 4 (0.52%) Julia
12 4 (0.52%) MATLAB
12 4 (0.52%) OCaml
12 4 (0.52%) Perl
12 4 (0.52%) R
12 4 (0.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 124 (16.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 72 (9.31%) Cisco Certification
3 68 (8.80%) Degree
4 67 (8.67%) MCSE
5 59 (7.63%) CCNA
6 52 (6.73%) MCSA
7 39 (5.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 32 (4.14%) MCITP
9 30 (3.88%) MCP
10 24 (3.10%) Security Cleared
11 20 (2.59%) CCNP
12 17 (2.20%) A+ Certification
13 15 (1.94%) DV Cleared
14 14 (1.81%) CCENT
14 14 (1.81%) ITIL Certification
15 13 (1.68%) VCP5
16 10 (1.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 9 (1.16%) CCSP
17 9 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
17 9 (1.16%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (5.69%) SLA
2 33 (4.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (0.91%) NIST
4 3 (0.39%) COBIT
4 3 (0.39%) EMIR
4 3 (0.39%) GDPR
4 3 (0.39%) MiFID
5 2 (0.26%) ITGC
5 2 (0.26%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.26%) PMO
5 2 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.13%) DICOM
6 1 (0.13%) HL7
6 1 (0.13%) QA
6 1 (0.13%) RMADS
System Software
1 540 (69.86%) Active Directory
2 219 (28.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 131 (16.95%) Hyper-V
4 70 (9.06%) VMware ESXi
4 70 (9.06%) XenApp
5 66 (8.54%) XenDesktop
6 47 (6.08%) vSphere
7 17 (2.20%) Virtual Machines
8 16 (2.07%) Virtual Desktop
9 14 (1.81%) BitLocker
10 10 (1.29%) Virtual Servers
11 8 (1.03%) Firmware
11 8 (1.03%) Microsoft App-V
12 6 (0.78%) VMware NSX
12 6 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
13 5 (0.65%) Terminal Services
14 4 (0.52%) Docker
14 4 (0.52%) NFS
15 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 2 (0.26%) UAG
Systems Management
1 138 (17.85%) SCCM
2 36 (4.66%) Backup Exec
3 31 (4.01%) Microsoft Intune
3 31 (4.01%) SCOM
4 22 (2.85%) BMC PATROL
5 18 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 18 (2.33%) WSUS
6 15 (1.94%) Microsoft Clustering
6 15 (1.94%) SCOrch
7 14 (1.81%) Jamf Pro
8 13 (1.68%) Cisco CUCM
8 13 (1.68%) XenMobile
9 12 (1.55%) SCVMM
10 11 (1.42%) Icinga
10 11 (1.42%) Perfmon
10 11 (1.42%) vRealize
11 10 (1.29%) vCenter Server
12 8 (1.03%) WhatsUp Gold
13 7 (0.91%) Munin
14 6 (0.78%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 421 (54.46%) Microsoft
2 360 (46.57%) VMware
3 180 (23.29%) Cisco
4 166 (21.47%) Citrix
5 58 (7.50%) HP
6 51 (6.60%) Dell
7 47 (6.08%) Sophos
8 44 (5.69%) Veeam
9 34 (4.40%) Apple
10 33 (4.27%) SonicWALL
11 31 (4.01%) Meraki
12 30 (3.88%) CheckPoint
12 30 (3.88%) Ivanti
12 30 (3.88%) McAfee
13 25 (3.23%) NetApp
13 25 (3.23%) Symantec
14 23 (2.98%) Avaya
15 22 (2.85%) Polycom
15 22 (2.85%) Veritas
16 21 (2.72%) Lotus