Period
to 27 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England > Midlands
6 months to
27 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 134 125 142
Rank change year-on-year -9 +17 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 205 316 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.06% 2.59% 2.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.50% 12.34% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 188 245 282
Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £36,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.34% +3.57% +1.45%
10th Percentile £19,750 £21,350 £22,775
90th Percentile £47,500 £48,750 £46,250
England median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -1.32% +2.70% -1.33%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2,159 2,560 3,224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 21.65% 20.97% 21.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,734 1,939 2,699
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £22,750 £23,125 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Windows Server 2012 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in the Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2012 in the Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in the Midlands over the 6 months to 27 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2012 in the Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 27 February 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
East Midlands +7 109 £31,500 -7.35% 26
West Midlands -34 94 £34,500 -12.10% 30
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 205 (100.00%) Windows
2 147 (71.71%) Active Directory
3 132 (64.39%) Windows Server
4 124 (60.49%) Office 365
5 118 (57.56%) Microsoft
6 101 (49.27%) VMware
7 89 (43.41%) Windows 10
8 82 (40.00%) DHCP
9 77 (37.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 73 (35.61%) DNS
11 69 (33.66%) Azure
12 68 (33.17%) VMware Infrastructure
12 68 (33.17%) MS Exchange
13 65 (31.71%) WAN
14 59 (28.78%) Hyper-V
15 58 (28.29%) Cisco
16 54 (26.34%) LAN
17 53 (25.85%) Windows 7
17 53 (25.85%) Firewall
18 52 (25.37%) ITIL
19 44 (21.46%) TCP/IP
20 43 (20.98%) Infrastructure Engineering
21 39 (19.02%) Citrix
22 38 (18.54%) SQL
23 35 (17.07%) Microsoft Office
24 32 (15.61%) Linux
25 31 (15.12%) SLA
26 30 (14.63%) SAN
26 30 (14.63%) SQL Server
27 29 (14.15%) PowerShell

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 68 (33.17%) MS Exchange
2 23 (11.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 23 (11.22%) SharePoint
3 19 (9.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (4.88%) Apache
4 10 (4.88%) IIS
5 8 (3.90%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.98%) nginx
7 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 35 (17.07%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.98%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 124 (60.49%) Office 365
2 69 (33.66%) Azure
3 28 (13.66%) Azure Active Directory
4 16 (7.80%) AWS
5 12 (5.85%) OneDrive
6 5 (2.44%) G Suite
6 5 (2.44%) Mimecast
7 4 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (1.46%) SaaS
9 2 (0.98%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.98%) IaaS
10 1 (0.49%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 82 (40.00%) DHCP
2 73 (35.61%) DNS
3 65 (31.71%) WAN
4 54 (26.34%) LAN
5 53 (25.85%) Firewall
6 44 (21.46%) TCP/IP
7 30 (14.63%) SAN
8 27 (13.17%) VPN
9 20 (9.76%) VLAN
10 16 (7.80%) NAS
11 15 (7.32%) NetScaler
12 11 (5.37%) Wireless
13 10 (4.88%) WLAN
14 9 (4.39%) Skype
15 8 (3.90%) Network Security
15 8 (3.90%) VoIP
15 8 (3.90%) VSAN
16 6 (2.93%) Cisco ASA
16 6 (2.93%) Cisco IOS
16 6 (2.93%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.32%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.93%) SQL Server 2016
5 5 (2.44%) MS Access
6 4 (1.95%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.46%) Bazaar
2 2 (0.98%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.98%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (0.98%) WinDbg
3 1 (0.49%) JIRA
3 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (9.27%) Finance
2 17 (8.29%) Retail
3 16 (7.80%) Public Sector
4 7 (3.41%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.95%) Local Government
5 4 (1.95%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.46%) Legal
7 1 (0.49%) Advertising
7 1 (0.49%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.49%) Electronics
7 1 (0.49%) French Language
7 1 (0.49%) German Language
7 1 (0.49%) Marketing
7 1 (0.49%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.49%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 54 (26.34%) IT Engineer
2 50 (24.39%) Support Engineer
3 45 (21.95%) IT Support
4 39 (19.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 33 (16.10%) Analyst
6 28 (13.66%) IT Support Engineer
7 25 (12.20%) Support Analyst
8 24 (11.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 24 (11.71%) Office 365 Engineer
9 16 (7.80%) 3rd Line Support
9 16 (7.80%) IT Analyst
9 16 (7.80%) Systems Engineer
10 15 (7.32%) Administrator
11 14 (6.83%) IT Support Analyst
11 14 (6.83%) Systems Administrator
12 13 (6.34%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 12 (5.85%) 1st Line Engineer
13 12 (5.85%) Implementation Engineer
14 11 (5.37%) Azure Engineer
14 11 (5.37%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.46%) Web Services
2 1 (0.49%) Middleware
2 1 (0.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.24%) Data Centre
2 12 (5.85%) Device Driver
3 9 (4.39%) Driving Licence
4 8 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.44%) CMDB
6 4 (1.95%) Private Cloud
6 4 (1.95%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.46%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.46%) Replication
7 3 (1.46%) Social Media
8 2 (0.98%) Clustering
8 2 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.98%) Handset
8 2 (0.98%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.49%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.49%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.49%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.49%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.49%) User Experience
9 1 (0.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 205 (100.00%) Windows
2 132 (64.39%) Windows Server
3 89 (43.41%) Windows 10
4 77 (37.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 53 (25.85%) Windows 7
6 32 (15.61%) Linux
7 20 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (8.78%) Windows 8
9 11 (5.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (2.44%) CentOS
11 3 (1.46%) Android
12 2 (0.98%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.98%) Fedora
12 2 (0.98%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.49%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.49%) Unix
13 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (25.37%) ITIL
2 43 (20.98%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 28 (13.66%) Problem-Solving
4 24 (11.71%) Service Delivery
5 17 (8.29%) Change Management
6 16 (7.80%) Problem Management
7 14 (6.83%) Proactive Monitoring
8 10 (4.88%) DevOps
9 9 (4.39%) Preventative Maintenance
10 8 (3.90%) Break/Fix
10 8 (3.90%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (3.90%) Load Balancing
11 7 (3.41%) Asset Management
11 7 (3.41%) Facilities Management
11 7 (3.41%) IT Strategy
11 7 (3.41%) Migration
11 7 (3.41%) Project Management
12 6 (2.93%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (2.93%) Infrastructure Automation
12 6 (2.93%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 38 (18.54%) SQL
2 29 (14.15%) PowerShell
3 7 (3.41%) VBScript
4 5 (2.44%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.46%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.49%) C
6 1 (0.49%) C#
Qualifications
1 23 (11.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (6.83%) MCSE
3 11 (5.37%) DBS Check
4 10 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (3.41%) CCNA
6 6 (2.93%) MCSA
7 4 (1.95%) Degree
7 4 (1.95%) MCITP
7 4 (1.95%) MCTS
7 4 (1.95%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.46%) AWS Certification
8 3 (1.46%) MCP
9 2 (0.98%) A+ Certification
9 2 (0.98%) CISM
9 2 (0.98%) CISSP
9 2 (0.98%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.49%) CCNP
10 1 (0.49%) CCSP
10 1 (0.49%) CCVP
10 1 (0.49%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (15.12%) SLA
2 7 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.44%) GDPR
4 2 (0.98%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.98%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 147 (71.71%) Active Directory
2 68 (33.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (28.78%) Hyper-V
4 21 (10.24%) vSphere
5 19 (9.27%) XenApp
6 15 (7.32%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (7.32%) XenDesktop
7 7 (3.41%) Firmware
7 7 (3.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 7 (3.41%) Virtual Servers
8 6 (2.93%) Terminal Services
8 6 (2.93%) VirtualBox
9 3 (1.46%) BitLocker
10 2 (0.98%) Postfix
10 2 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.98%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.49%) Docker
11 1 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.49%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 29 (14.15%) Microsoft Intune
2 26 (12.68%) SCCM
3 11 (5.37%) Backup Exec
4 9 (4.39%) WSUS
5 6 (2.93%) Nagios
5 6 (2.93%) SCOM
6 3 (1.46%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.46%) Puppet
6 3 (1.46%) vCenter Server
7 2 (0.98%) Ansible
7 2 (0.98%) Terraform
8 1 (0.49%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.49%) IBM BigFix
8 1 (0.49%) Jamf Pro
8 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 118 (57.56%) Microsoft
2 101 (49.27%) VMware
3 58 (28.29%) Cisco
4 39 (19.02%) Citrix
5 23 (11.22%) HP
5 23 (11.22%) Veeam
6 21 (10.24%) NetApp
7 16 (7.80%) Symantec
8 15 (7.32%) Apple
9 10 (4.88%) CommVault
9 10 (4.88%) EMC
9 10 (4.88%) Red Hat
10 9 (4.39%) Dell
11 8 (3.90%) SolarWinds
12 7 (3.41%) Mitel
13 6 (2.93%) Palo Alto
13 6 (2.93%) Zerto
14 5 (2.44%) Avaya
14 5 (2.44%) Meraki
14 5 (2.44%) Oracle