Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England > London
6 months to
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 271 265 216
Rank change year-on-year -6 -49 -50
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 454 758 1,193
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.20% 1.30% 1.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.15% 5.95% 7.35%
Number of salaries quoted 422 708 1,069
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,775 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year - +8.11% -2.63%

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 7,380 12,748 16,242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.47% 21.94% 23.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5,994 10,644 13,395
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £90,000 £86,250
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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -16 103 £50,000 +25.00% 2
South London -6 32 £60,000 +33.33% 2
West London +1 21 £42,500 - 2
East London -7 5 £29,500 -28.05%
North London -9 2 £36,250 +15.08%
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 454 (100.00%) Windows
2 359 (79.07%) Windows Server
3 337 (74.23%) Active Directory
4 294 (64.76%) Microsoft
5 280 (61.67%) Office 365
5 280 (61.67%) Windows Server 2016
6 237 (52.20%) VMware
7 223 (49.12%) Azure
8 170 (37.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 169 (37.22%) VMware Infrastructure
10 161 (35.46%) DNS
11 154 (33.92%) Windows 10
12 145 (31.94%) DHCP
13 124 (27.31%) PowerShell
14 123 (27.09%) Firewall
15 117 (25.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 109 (24.01%) TCP/IP
17 106 (23.35%) MS Exchange
17 106 (23.35%) AWS
18 99 (21.81%) Windows 7
18 99 (21.81%) Cisco
18 99 (21.81%) Citrix
19 94 (20.70%) SQL Server
20 92 (20.26%) Hyper-V
21 87 (19.16%) Finance
22 83 (18.28%) Microsoft Certification
22 83 (18.28%) Exchange Server 2010
23 81 (17.84%) Linux
24 77 (16.96%) Microsoft Office
25 75 (16.52%) 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
1 106 (23.35%) MS Exchange
2 83 (18.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 67 (14.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 49 (10.79%) IIS
5 40 (8.81%) SharePoint
6 31 (6.83%) Skype for Business
7 8 (1.76%) Drupal
7 8 (1.76%) Tomcat
8 6 (1.32%) Confluence
8 6 (1.32%) SAS
9 5 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.44%) IBM Domino
13 1 (0.22%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.22%) LiveLink
13 1 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 77 (16.96%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (2.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (1.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.66%) FileZilla
Business Applications
1 6 (1.32%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.88%) FastStats
2 4 (0.88%) Unica
3 2 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.44%) Rolfe and Nolan
4 1 (0.22%) Carpe Diem
4 1 (0.22%) Salerio
4 1 (0.22%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 280 (61.67%) Office 365
2 223 (49.12%) Azure
3 106 (23.35%) AWS
4 55 (12.11%) Azure Active Directory
5 32 (7.05%) IaaS
6 19 (4.19%) Mimecast
6 19 (4.19%) PaaS
7 18 (3.96%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (2.86%) G Suite
9 12 (2.64%) SaaS
10 11 (2.42%) OneDrive
11 10 (2.20%) Amazon EC2
11 10 (2.20%) Amazon S3
11 10 (2.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 8 (1.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 8 (1.76%) Amazon ELB
12 8 (1.76%) AWS CloudFormation
13 5 (1.10%) GitHub
13 5 (1.10%) Serverless
14 4 (0.88%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 161 (35.46%) DNS
2 145 (31.94%) DHCP
3 123 (27.09%) Firewall
4 109 (24.01%) TCP/IP
5 62 (13.66%) LAN
5 62 (13.66%) SAN
6 61 (13.44%) WAN
7 57 (12.56%) VPN
8 38 (8.37%) Skype
9 36 (7.93%) VLAN
10 33 (7.27%) Wireless
11 31 (6.83%) Internet
11 31 (6.83%) NetScaler
12 29 (6.39%) VoIP
13 20 (4.41%) Remote Desktop
13 20 (4.41%) Wi-Fi
14 13 (2.86%) FTP
15 12 (2.64%) Cisco ASA
16 11 (2.42%) Network Security
17 8 (1.76%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (20.70%) SQL Server
2 30 (6.61%) SQL Server 2012
3 24 (5.29%) Amazon RDS
4 23 (5.07%) SQL Server 2014
5 20 (4.41%) MySQL
5 20 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (2.20%) SQL Server 2016
7 5 (1.10%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (0.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.44%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.44%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.22%) Qlik Sense
10 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2017
10 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (4.19%) JIRA
2 8 (1.76%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.10%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.88%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.88%) WinDbg
5 3 (0.66%) GitLab
5 3 (0.66%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (0.44%) Maven
6 2 (0.44%) SonarQube
6 2 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.44%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.22%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.22%) MSI
7 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 87 (19.16%) Finance
2 28 (6.17%) Banking
3 22 (4.85%) Advertising
4 21 (4.63%) Law
5 17 (3.74%) Legal
6 12 (2.64%) Back Office
6 12 (2.64%) Marketing
7 11 (2.42%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.10%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.66%) Retail
10 2 (0.44%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.44%) Games
10 2 (0.44%) Mandarin Language
10 2 (0.44%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.44%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.44%) Public Sector
11 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 92 (20.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 90 (19.82%) Support Engineer
3 57 (12.56%) IT Engineer
4 56 (12.33%) Analyst
5 49 (10.79%) IT Support
6 47 (10.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 44 (9.69%) Administrator
8 41 (9.03%) 2nd Line Support
9 37 (8.15%) Systems Administrator
10 34 (7.49%) Support Analyst
11 30 (6.61%) Systems Engineer
12 28 (6.17%) 3rd Line Support
12 28 (6.17%) IT Support Engineer
13 27 (5.95%) IT Analyst
14 24 (5.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 23 (5.07%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 23 (5.07%) Senior Analyst
16 22 (4.85%) Consultant
17 18 (3.96%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 18 (3.96%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.96%) LDAP
2 17 (3.74%) Web Services
3 12 (2.64%) .NET
4 11 (2.42%) HTML
5 10 (2.20%) CSS
6 9 (1.98%) HTML5
6 9 (1.98%) JSON
7 8 (1.76%) FIX Protocol
7 8 (1.76%) LAMP
8 2 (0.44%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.44%) Elastic Stack
8 2 (0.44%) Node.js
8 2 (0.44%) WinForms
8 2 (0.44%) XML
9 1 (0.22%) Apache Flex
9 1 (0.22%) AppFabric
9 1 (0.22%) Kafka
9 1 (0.22%) Regular Expression
9 1 (0.22%) REST
9 1 (0.22%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 54 (11.89%) Data Centre
2 24 (5.29%) Management Information System
3 21 (4.63%) Self-Motivation
4 19 (4.19%) Replication
5 15 (3.30%) Clustering
5 15 (3.30%) iPhone
5 15 (3.30%) Private Cloud
6 11 (2.42%) Blackberry
7 8 (1.76%) Video Conferencing
8 7 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (1.32%) EMC VMAX
9 6 (1.32%) EMC VNX
9 6 (1.32%) Eurex
9 6 (1.32%) Hedge funds
9 6 (1.32%) HP Storage
9 6 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
9 6 (1.32%) IBM XIV
9 6 (1.32%) User Experience
10 5 (1.10%) Device Driver
10 5 (1.10%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 454 (100.00%) Windows
2 359 (79.07%) Windows Server
3 280 (61.67%) Windows Server 2016
4 170 (37.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 154 (33.92%) Windows 10
6 99 (21.81%) Windows 7
7 81 (17.84%) Linux
8 71 (15.64%) Windows Server 2019
9 43 (9.47%) Windows Server 2003
10 22 (4.85%) Mac OS X
11 21 (4.63%) Unix
11 21 (4.63%) Windows 8
12 20 (4.41%) Ubuntu
13 17 (3.74%) CentOS
14 12 (2.64%) Android
14 12 (2.64%) Oracle Linux
14 12 (2.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (1.76%) Solaris
16 7 (1.54%) Apple iOS
16 7 (1.54%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (25.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 66 (14.54%) ITIL
3 49 (10.79%) Problem-Solving
4 46 (10.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 39 (8.59%) DevOps
6 31 (6.83%) Incident Management
7 29 (6.39%) Migration
8 24 (5.29%) Project Management
9 19 (4.19%) High Availability
10 18 (3.96%) Information Security
10 18 (3.96%) Server Management
11 17 (3.74%) Fintech
12 15 (3.30%) Virtual Environments
13 14 (3.08%) Change Control
13 14 (3.08%) Mentoring
14 13 (2.86%) Line Management
14 13 (2.86%) Task Automation
15 12 (2.64%) Network Monitoring
15 12 (2.64%) Patch Management
15 12 (2.64%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 124 (27.31%) PowerShell
2 75 (16.52%) SQL
3 32 (7.05%) Bash Shell
4 23 (5.07%) Python
5 17 (3.74%) T-SQL
6 12 (2.64%) Shell Script
7 11 (2.42%) VBScript
8 10 (2.20%) Perl
9 9 (1.98%) PHP
9 9 (1.98%) PHP 5
10 6 (1.32%) R
11 3 (0.66%) C
11 3 (0.66%) C#
12 2 (0.44%) Java
12 2 (0.44%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.22%) VB
13 1 (0.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 83 (18.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (13.00%) MCSE
3 44 (9.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 38 (8.37%) MCP
5 36 (7.93%) Cisco Certification
5 36 (7.93%) Degree
6 28 (6.17%) MCSA
7 22 (4.85%) MCITP
8 21 (4.63%) ITIL Certification
9 20 (4.41%) CCNA
10 12 (2.64%) CCNP
11 8 (1.76%) Computer Science Degree
12 7 (1.54%) MCT
12 7 (1.54%) VCP5
13 6 (1.32%) MCTS
14 2 (0.44%) CCSP
14 2 (0.44%) CISM
14 2 (0.44%) CISSP
14 2 (0.44%) DBS Check
15 1 (0.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.51%) SLA
2 12 (2.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.54%) QA
4 5 (1.10%) Cyber Essentials
4 5 (1.10%) GDPR
5 3 (0.66%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 3 (0.66%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.44%) NCSC
System Software
1 337 (74.23%) Active Directory
2 169 (37.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 92 (20.26%) Hyper-V
4 58 (12.78%) vSphere
5 57 (12.56%) VMware ESXi
6 38 (8.37%) XenApp
7 24 (5.29%) XenDesktop
8 15 (3.30%) Virtual Machines
8 15 (3.30%) Virtual Servers
9 10 (2.20%) NFS
10 9 (1.98%) BitLocker
11 8 (1.76%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 6 (1.32%) Docker
12 6 (1.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 6 (1.32%) Terminal Server
13 5 (1.10%) Virtual Desktop
13 5 (1.10%) VMware NSX
14 4 (0.88%) Firmware
14 4 (0.88%) Terminal Services
15 3 (0.66%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 60 (13.22%) SCCM
2 36 (7.93%) Microsoft Intune
3 20 (4.41%) Backup Exec
4 18 (3.96%) vCenter Server
5 17 (3.74%) SCOM
6 16 (3.52%) WSUS
7 14 (3.08%) Microsoft Clustering
7 14 (3.08%) vRealize
8 10 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (1.98%) Ansible
9 9 (1.98%) Single Sign-On
9 9 (1.98%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 8 (1.76%) Puppet
11 7 (1.54%) SCVMM
11 7 (1.54%) XenMobile
12 5 (1.10%) McAfee ePO
13 4 (0.88%) HP Data Protector
14 3 (0.66%) Kubernetes
14 3 (0.66%) Nagios
14 3 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 294 (64.76%) Microsoft
2 237 (52.20%) VMware
3 99 (21.81%) Cisco
3 99 (21.81%) Citrix
4 70 (15.42%) HP
5 49 (10.79%) Dell
6 37 (8.15%) Red Hat
7 22 (4.85%) Oracle
7 22 (4.85%) SonicWALL
8 21 (4.63%) Veeam
9 19 (4.19%) Apple
9 19 (4.19%) Google
10 18 (3.96%) CommVault
11 14 (3.08%) CheckPoint
11 14 (3.08%) Veritas
12 13 (2.86%) F5
12 13 (2.86%) IBM
12 13 (2.86%) Symantec
13 12 (2.64%) NetApp
14 11 (2.42%) EMC