Period
to 15 November 2018

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 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England > London
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 235 197 161
Rank change year-on-year -38 -36 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 1,054 1,417 1,617
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.57% 1.87% 2.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.91% 7.51% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 979 1,242 1,470
London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,500 £27,500 £26,475
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £62,500
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 15,260 18,858 19,168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 22.70% 24.90% 25.08%
Number of salaries quoted 12,695 14,565 16,678
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £29,175
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 2018.

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 2018. 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 +10 327 £44,000 -2.22% 33
West London -8 89 £38,250 +2.00% 20
East London +19 36 £47,000 +38.24% 9
South London -11 34 £46,500 +25.68% 4
North London -6 3 £42,500 +9.68% 1
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, 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 1,054 (100.00%) Windows
2 748 (70.97%) Windows Server
3 745 (70.68%) Active Directory
4 682 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 630 (59.77%) Microsoft
6 560 (53.13%) Office 365
7 510 (48.39%) VMware
8 391 (37.10%) DNS
9 387 (36.72%) Windows 10
10 358 (33.97%) Windows 7
11 348 (33.02%) Microsoft Azure
12 339 (32.16%) DHCP
13 319 (30.27%) VMware Infrastructure
14 310 (29.41%) Firewall
15 306 (29.03%) MS Exchange
16 289 (27.42%) Citrix
17 265 (25.14%) Finance
18 257 (24.38%) PowerShell
19 253 (24.00%) Microsoft Office
20 247 (23.43%) ITIL
20 247 (23.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
21 240 (22.77%) SCCM
22 228 (21.63%) SQL Server
23 198 (18.79%) Hyper-V
24 193 (18.31%) Cisco
25 184 (17.46%) Exchange Server 2010
26 177 (16.79%) SQL
27 175 (16.60%) TCP/IP
28 162 (15.37%) Amazon AWS
29 155 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification

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
1 306 (29.03%) MS Exchange
2 184 (17.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 140 (13.28%) Exchange Server 2013
4 107 (10.15%) SharePoint
5 70 (6.64%) Skype for Business
6 53 (5.03%) IIS
7 43 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
8 17 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 12 (1.14%) Apache
9 12 (1.14%) CMS
10 10 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
11 9 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (0.66%) Tomcat
13 6 (0.57%) Commerce Server
13 6 (0.57%) IBM Domino
13 6 (0.57%) IBM Notes
14 5 (0.47%) nginx
15 4 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
16 3 (0.28%) Confluence
Applications
1 253 (24.00%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (2.37%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 12 (1.14%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.66%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.38%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.28%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.19%) Adobe Premiere
7 2 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.095%) Maya
8 1 (0.095%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 21 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.85%) Infor SunSystems
2 9 (0.85%) ReMetrica
3 7 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (0.57%) Elite 3E
5 3 (0.28%) Rolfe and Nolan
6 1 (0.095%) Documaker
6 1 (0.095%) FLEXCUBE
6 1 (0.095%) Maximo
6 1 (0.095%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.095%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.095%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 560 (53.13%) Office 365
2 348 (33.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 162 (15.37%) Amazon AWS
4 58 (5.50%) Mimecast
5 32 (3.04%) SaaS
6 26 (2.47%) IaaS
7 24 (2.28%) Azure Active Directory
8 23 (2.18%) Cloud Computing
9 17 (1.61%) PaaS
10 14 (1.33%) G Suite
11 12 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
12 11 (1.04%) Amazon S3
12 11 (1.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 10 (0.95%) Dynamics 365
14 8 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
15 7 (0.66%) GitHub
15 7 (0.66%) OneDrive
16 5 (0.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 4 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Cloud
18 3 (0.28%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 391 (37.10%) DNS
2 339 (32.16%) DHCP
3 310 (29.41%) Firewall
4 175 (16.60%) TCP/IP
5 153 (14.52%) SAN
6 142 (13.47%) LAN
7 139 (13.19%) VPN
8 136 (12.90%) WAN
9 79 (7.50%) VLAN
10 59 (5.60%) Internet
10 59 (5.60%) Skype
11 54 (5.12%) Remote Desktop
12 53 (5.03%) VoIP
13 40 (3.80%) Wi-Fi
14 39 (3.70%) NAS
15 33 (3.13%) Wireless
16 28 (2.66%) IP Telephony
17 26 (2.47%) Cisco ASA
18 25 (2.37%) iSCSI
18 25 (2.37%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 228 (21.63%) SQL Server
2 55 (5.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 36 (3.42%) SQL Server 2014
5 33 (3.13%) SQL Server 2016
6 15 (1.42%) Amazon RDS
7 14 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 12 (1.14%) MySQL
8 12 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (0.95%) Power BI
9 10 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (0.76%) Relational Database
11 7 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (0.47%) NoSQL
13 4 (0.38%) InterSystems Cache
13 4 (0.38%) Microsoft Power View
13 4 (0.38%) MongoDB
13 4 (0.38%) OLAP
13 4 (0.38%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 23 (2.18%) WinDbg
2 22 (2.09%) MSI
3 17 (1.61%) Jenkins
4 12 (1.14%) Octopus Deploy
5 8 (0.76%) TeamCity
6 7 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (0.66%) Git (software)
7 4 (0.38%) Hudson
7 4 (0.38%) JIRA
7 4 (0.38%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.28%) Bitbucket
8 3 (0.28%) MSBuild
9 2 (0.19%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.095%) Gerrit
10 1 (0.095%) GitLab
10 1 (0.095%) InstallShield
10 1 (0.095%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.095%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.095%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 265 (25.14%) Finance
2 85 (8.06%) Banking
3 67 (6.36%) Legal
4 48 (4.55%) Law
5 43 (4.08%) Investment Banking
6 35 (3.32%) Telecoms
7 25 (2.37%) Advertising
8 23 (2.18%) Retail
9 19 (1.80%) Financial Institution
10 16 (1.52%) Games
11 10 (0.95%) Marketing
12 7 (0.66%) French Language
12 7 (0.66%) Front Office
13 5 (0.47%) Military
14 4 (0.38%) Billing
15 3 (0.28%) Back Office
15 3 (0.28%) Publishing
15 3 (0.28%) Spanish Language
16 1 (0.095%) Automotive
16 1 (0.095%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 229 (21.73%) Support Engineer
2 188 (17.84%) Analyst
3 158 (14.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 120 (11.39%) IT Support
5 104 (9.87%) Desktop Support
6 100 (9.49%) Windows Engineer
7 91 (8.63%) IT Engineer
8 83 (7.87%) Support Analyst
9 80 (7.59%) 2nd Line Support
10 74 (7.02%) Administrator
11 72 (6.83%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 72 (6.83%) Desktop Engineer
12 61 (5.79%) 3rd Line Support
13 60 (5.69%) Systems Administrator
14 59 (5.60%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 58 (5.50%) Systems Engineer
16 57 (5.41%) IT Analyst
17 56 (5.31%) Server Engineer
17 56 (5.31%) Service Analyst
18 53 (5.03%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (4.55%) Web Services
2 29 (2.75%) CSS
3 28 (2.66%) .NET
4 26 (2.47%) HTML
5 20 (1.90%) Software Packaging
6 19 (1.80%) jQuery
7 9 (0.85%) XML
8 7 (0.66%) COM
8 7 (0.66%) SOAP
9 6 (0.57%) FIX Protocol
10 5 (0.47%) LDAP
10 5 (0.47%) Middleware
11 4 (0.38%) AngularJS
11 4 (0.38%) DCOM
11 4 (0.38%) MDX
11 4 (0.38%) WinForms
11 4 (0.38%) X-Windows
12 3 (0.28%) Elastic Stack
12 3 (0.28%) HTML5
12 3 (0.28%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 98 (9.30%) Data Centre
2 66 (6.26%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (5.12%) PKI
4 38 (3.61%) iPhone
4 38 (3.61%) Management Information System
5 35 (3.32%) Clustering
5 35 (3.32%) Self-Motivation
6 33 (3.13%) Computer Science
7 32 (3.04%) Replication
8 31 (2.94%) Fat Client
8 31 (2.94%) Thin Client
8 31 (2.94%) User Experience
9 30 (2.85%) Video Conferencing
10 26 (2.47%) Enterprise Cloud
11 21 (1.99%) Blackberry
12 14 (1.33%) iPad
13 13 (1.23%) Fintech
13 13 (1.23%) Hedge funds
14 12 (1.14%) Public Cloud
15 11 (1.04%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1,054 (100.00%) Windows
2 748 (70.97%) Windows Server
3 682 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 387 (36.72%) Windows 10
5 358 (33.97%) Windows 7
6 148 (14.04%) Linux
7 110 (10.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 84 (7.97%) Windows 8
9 80 (7.59%) Mac OS X
10 51 (4.84%) Android
11 44 (4.17%) Mac OS
12 43 (4.08%) Apple iOS
13 36 (3.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 30 (2.85%) CentOS
15 25 (2.37%) Windows XP
16 22 (2.09%) Unix
17 14 (1.33%) Ubuntu
18 8 (0.76%) AIX
19 7 (0.66%) Data ONTAP
19 7 (0.66%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (23.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 247 (23.43%) ITIL
2 96 (9.11%) Problem-Solving
3 88 (8.35%) Migration
4 79 (7.50%) DevOps
5 74 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
6 69 (6.55%) Continuous Improvement
7 67 (6.36%) Agile Software Development
8 55 (5.22%) Asset Management
9 52 (4.93%) Project Management
10 48 (4.55%) Mentoring
11 46 (4.36%) Patch Management
12 44 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
13 43 (4.08%) Kalman Filter
14 40 (3.80%) Systems Engineering
15 38 (3.61%) CRM
15 38 (3.61%) Scrum
16 37 (3.51%) Application Packaging
16 37 (3.51%) Information Security
17 35 (3.32%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 257 (24.38%) PowerShell
2 177 (16.79%) SQL
3 45 (4.27%) VBScript
4 26 (2.47%) T-SQL
4 26 (2.47%) VB
5 25 (2.37%) JavaScript
6 20 (1.90%) Python
7 18 (1.71%) C#
8 15 (1.42%) Bash Shell
8 15 (1.42%) Perl
9 11 (1.04%) Shell Script
10 9 (0.85%) PHP
11 8 (0.76%) C++
12 7 (0.66%) C
13 6 (0.57%) Java
14 4 (0.38%) MUMPS
14 4 (0.38%) VB.NET
14 4 (0.38%) VB6
14 4 (0.38%) VBA
14 4 (0.38%) VC++
Qualifications
1 155 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 99 (9.39%) MCSE
3 63 (5.98%) Degree
4 49 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
5 43 (4.08%) CCNA
6 41 (3.89%) MCSA
7 33 (3.13%) MCP
8 31 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
9 30 (2.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 23 (2.18%) MCITP
11 17 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
12 16 (1.52%) Citrix Certification
13 13 (1.23%) Security Cleared
14 12 (1.14%) CCA
15 8 (0.76%) DBS Check
16 7 (0.66%) CISSP
16 7 (0.66%) Master's Degree
16 7 (0.66%) RHCE
17 6 (0.57%) CCNP
17 6 (0.57%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (4.65%) SLA
2 14 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (0.95%) GDPR
4 6 (0.57%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.47%) PMBOK
5 5 (0.47%) PMO
6 2 (0.19%) DICOM
6 2 (0.19%) HL7
6 2 (0.19%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (0.095%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.095%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (0.095%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.095%) QA
System Software
1 745 (70.68%) Active Directory
2 319 (30.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 198 (18.79%) Hyper-V
4 110 (10.44%) XenApp
5 98 (9.30%) VMware ESXi
6 88 (8.35%) vSphere
7 74 (7.02%) XenDesktop
8 36 (3.42%) BitLocker
9 32 (3.04%) Microsoft App-V
9 32 (3.04%) Virtual Servers
10 25 (2.37%) Docker
11 21 (1.99%) VMware Workstation
12 20 (1.90%) Virtual Machines
12 20 (1.90%) XenServer
13 17 (1.61%) DFS Replication
14 16 (1.52%) Virtual Desktop
15 12 (1.14%) VMware Server
16 11 (1.04%) Terminal Server
16 11 (1.04%) Terminal Services
17 9 (0.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 240 (22.77%) SCCM
2 77 (7.31%) SCOM
3 59 (5.60%) WSUS
4 47 (4.46%) Backup Exec
5 44 (4.17%) vRealize
6 31 (2.94%) SCOrch
7 28 (2.66%) Norton AntiVirus
8 25 (2.37%) Single Sign-On
9 24 (2.28%) vRealize Orchestrator
10 23 (2.18%) Perfmon
11 22 (2.09%) Puppet
12 21 (1.99%) AirWatch
13 20 (1.90%) vCenter Server
14 17 (1.61%) Failover Clustering
14 17 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
15 16 (1.52%) ZABBIX
16 15 (1.42%) Nagios
16 15 (1.42%) Terraform
17 13 (1.23%) Ansible
17 13 (1.23%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 630 (59.77%) Microsoft
2 510 (48.39%) VMware
3 289 (27.42%) Citrix
4 193 (18.31%) Cisco
5 95 (9.01%) HP
6 63 (5.98%) Apple
7 62 (5.88%) NetApp
8 56 (5.31%) Bloomberg
8 56 (5.31%) Dell
9 53 (5.03%) Veeam
10 49 (4.65%) Avaya
11 48 (4.55%) SolarWinds
12 45 (4.27%) Ivanti
13 44 (4.17%) Symantec
14 39 (3.70%) Red Hat
15 37 (3.51%) EMC
16 36 (3.42%) Google
17 34 (3.23%) Oracle
17 34 (3.23%) Sophos
18 32 (3.04%) Reuters