Period
to 20 July 2019

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 20 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England > Midlands
6 months to
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 146 131 132
Rank change year-on-year -15 +1 -32
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 249 347 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.07% 2.38% 2.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.92% 12.29% 10.62%
Number of salaries quoted 209 277 304
Midlands median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £36,375
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.62% -10.65% +6.20%
10th Percentile £20,250 £21,400 £23,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £47,200 £52,125
England median annual salary £39,000 £36,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.85% -3.95% +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 2,509 2,824 3,248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 20.81% 19.37% 20.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,889 2,315 2,773
Midlands median annual salary £39,500 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.33% +2.74% -0.44%
10th Percentile £23,100 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
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 20 July 2019.

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 20 July 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
West Midlands -19 162 £34,750 +9.45% 48
East Midlands -3 87 £32,500 -7.14% 27
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 249 (100.00%) Windows
2 198 (79.52%) Active Directory
3 192 (77.11%) Windows Server
4 157 (63.05%) Microsoft
5 152 (61.04%) Office 365
6 131 (52.61%) VMware
7 113 (45.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 87 (34.94%) VMware Infrastructure
9 86 (34.54%) Microsoft Azure
10 83 (33.33%) Hyper-V
10 83 (33.33%) DNS
10 83 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
11 79 (31.73%) Windows 10
12 78 (31.33%) DHCP
13 73 (29.32%) ITIL
14 70 (28.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 69 (27.71%) Firewall
15 69 (27.71%) Windows 7
16 68 (27.31%) WAN
17 59 (23.69%) Microsoft Certification
18 56 (22.49%) Cisco
18 56 (22.49%) SCCM
19 55 (22.09%) LAN
20 51 (20.48%) MS Exchange
21 50 (20.08%) PowerShell
22 49 (19.68%) SQL Server
23 48 (19.28%) Citrix
24 46 (18.47%) SAN
25 42 (16.87%) MCSE
25 42 (16.87%) Amazon AWS

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 51 (20.48%) MS Exchange
2 30 (12.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 29 (11.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 28 (11.24%) SharePoint
5 20 (8.03%) IIS
6 6 (2.41%) Apache
6 6 (2.41%) IBM Notes
7 5 (2.01%) Skype for Business
8 3 (1.20%) JBoss
8 3 (1.20%) WildFly
9 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.80%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.40%) Site Server
Applications
1 83 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (5.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (2.41%) Acrobat
3 6 (2.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (2.41%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (2.41%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.40%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 152 (61.04%) Office 365
2 86 (34.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (16.87%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (6.83%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (3.61%) Azure Stack
6 7 (2.81%) IaaS
7 6 (2.41%) Mimecast
8 4 (1.61%) SaaS
9 2 (0.80%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.80%) G Suite
9 2 (0.80%) NuGet
9 2 (0.80%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.40%) Google Docs
10 1 (0.40%) Google Sheets
Communications & Networking
1 83 (33.33%) DNS
2 78 (31.33%) DHCP
3 69 (27.71%) Firewall
4 68 (27.31%) WAN
5 55 (22.09%) LAN
6 46 (18.47%) SAN
7 37 (14.86%) TCP/IP
8 27 (10.84%) Internet
9 24 (9.64%) VLAN
10 19 (7.63%) VPN
11 18 (7.23%) VoIP
12 17 (6.83%) Network Security
13 13 (5.22%) Wireless
14 9 (3.61%) Intranet
14 9 (3.61%) Intrusion Detection
14 9 (3.61%) Remote Desktop
15 8 (3.21%) H.323
15 8 (3.21%) RTP
15 8 (3.21%) Skype
15 8 (3.21%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (19.68%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (4.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (2.81%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.01%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.61%) MySQL
7 4 (1.61%) SAP BW
7 4 (1.61%) Talend Open Studio
8 3 (1.20%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.20%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (1.20%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.80%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.80%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (2.41%) Subversion
2 4 (1.61%) Cucumber
2 4 (1.61%) Maven
2 4 (1.61%) Selenium
2 4 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (1.20%) Toad
4 2 (0.80%) Bazaar
4 2 (0.80%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.80%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.80%) JIRA
4 2 (0.80%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (0.80%) SonarQube
General
1 23 (9.24%) Finance
1 23 (9.24%) Retail
2 19 (7.63%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.61%) Aerospace
4 8 (3.21%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.01%) Banking
6 3 (1.20%) Automotive
6 3 (1.20%) Games
6 3 (1.20%) Military
7 2 (0.80%) Law
7 2 (0.80%) Marketing
8 1 (0.40%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.40%) French Language
8 1 (0.40%) German Language
8 1 (0.40%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.40%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 66 (26.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 38 (15.26%) IT Engineer
3 34 (13.65%) Analyst
3 34 (13.65%) Support Engineer
4 27 (10.84%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 22 (8.84%) IT Support
6 16 (6.43%) Support Analyst
7 15 (6.02%) Cloud Engineer
7 15 (6.02%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 14 (5.62%) Administrator
8 14 (5.62%) IT Support Engineer
9 13 (5.22%) Field Engineer
9 13 (5.22%) Server Engineer
9 13 (5.22%) Windows Engineer
10 11 (4.42%) Wintel Engineer
11 10 (4.02%) Desktop Support
12 9 (3.61%) Field Support Engineer
12 9 (3.61%) Windows Server Engineer
12 9 (3.61%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
13 8 (3.21%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.62%) Web Services
2 6 (2.41%) CSS
3 4 (1.61%) 802.1X
3 4 (1.61%) LAMP
3 4 (1.61%) LAPP Stack
3 4 (1.61%) Spring
4 3 (1.20%) FreeSWITCH
5 2 (0.80%) .NET
5 2 (0.80%) .NET Core
5 2 (0.80%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.80%) LDAP
5 2 (0.80%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (0.80%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.40%) COM
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (10.04%) Data Centre
3 14 (5.62%) Hybrid Cloud
4 11 (4.42%) iPhone
5 9 (3.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 8 (3.21%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.81%) Fat Client
7 7 (2.81%) Thin Client
8 6 (2.41%) Blackberry
8 6 (2.41%) Clustering
8 6 (2.41%) Mobile App
8 6 (2.41%) PDA
9 5 (2.01%) Replication
9 5 (2.01%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (1.61%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.61%) Smartphone
11 3 (1.20%) iPad
11 3 (1.20%) NHS
12 2 (0.80%) Social Media
12 2 (0.80%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 249 (100.00%) Windows
2 192 (77.11%) Windows Server
3 113 (45.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 79 (31.73%) Windows 10
5 69 (27.71%) Windows 7
6 41 (16.47%) Windows 8
7 36 (14.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (8.03%) Linux
9 13 (5.22%) Windows XP
10 7 (2.81%) Android
10 7 (2.81%) Windows 2000
10 7 (2.81%) Windows Vista
11 4 (1.61%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.61%) Debian
11 4 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.61%) Windows Phone
12 3 (1.20%) Data ONTAP
12 3 (1.20%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.80%) CentOS
13 2 (0.80%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (29.32%) ITIL
2 70 (28.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 41 (16.47%) Problem-Solving
4 28 (11.24%) ITSM
4 28 (11.24%) Service Management
5 21 (8.43%) ITIL V3
6 18 (7.23%) Preventative Maintenance
7 17 (6.83%) Migration
8 16 (6.43%) Disaster Recovery
9 15 (6.02%) Change Management
9 15 (6.02%) Project Management
10 14 (5.62%) Service Delivery
11 13 (5.22%) Customer Requirements
11 13 (5.22%) Server Management
12 12 (4.82%) Network Virtualisation
12 12 (4.82%) Presales
13 11 (4.42%) Patch Management
14 10 (4.02%) Asset Management
14 10 (4.02%) High Availability
14 10 (4.02%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 50 (20.08%) PowerShell
2 27 (10.84%) SQL
3 8 (3.21%) Bash Shell
4 7 (2.81%) Java
5 6 (2.41%) C#
6 4 (1.61%) C
6 4 (1.61%) C++
6 4 (1.61%) Perl
6 4 (1.61%) PL/SQL
6 4 (1.61%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.61%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.61%) VB
7 2 (0.80%) Python
8 1 (0.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 59 (23.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (16.87%) MCSE
3 31 (12.45%) MCSA
4 26 (10.44%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (9.24%) CCNA
5 23 (9.24%) MCITP
5 23 (9.24%) Security Cleared
6 22 (8.84%) Degree
6 22 (8.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 19 (7.63%) MCP
8 11 (4.42%) DV Cleared
9 9 (3.61%) SC Cleared
10 6 (2.41%) BPSS Clearance
11 5 (2.01%) CCSP
11 5 (2.01%) CompTIA Security+
11 5 (2.01%) Computer Science Degree
11 5 (2.01%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (1.20%) CCNP
12 3 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (0.80%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (12.85%) SLA
2 14 (5.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (4.02%) GDPR
4 6 (2.41%) COBIT
5 4 (1.61%) QA
6 3 (1.20%) ISO 9001
6 3 (1.20%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 198 (79.52%) Active Directory
2 87 (34.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 83 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 26 (10.44%) vSphere
4 26 (10.44%) XenApp
5 23 (9.24%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (6.43%) XenDesktop
7 9 (3.61%) BitLocker
7 9 (3.61%) Virtual Desktop
8 6 (2.41%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (1.20%) NLBS
9 3 (1.20%) Xen
10 2 (0.80%) Docker
10 2 (0.80%) Firmware
10 2 (0.80%) pfSense
10 2 (0.80%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.80%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.40%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 1 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 56 (22.49%) SCCM
2 28 (11.24%) WSUS
3 26 (10.44%) Backup Exec
4 18 (7.23%) Microsoft Intune
5 16 (6.43%) SCOM
6 9 (3.61%) SCVMM
7 5 (2.01%) FortiGate
8 4 (1.61%) Ansible
8 4 (1.61%) Kubernetes
8 4 (1.61%) Nagios
8 4 (1.61%) NetBackup
9 3 (1.20%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 3 (1.20%) MIIS
9 3 (1.20%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.80%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (0.80%) vCenter Server
10 2 (0.80%) vMotion
11 1 (0.40%) Puppet
11 1 (0.40%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 157 (63.05%) Microsoft
2 131 (52.61%) VMware
3 56 (22.49%) Cisco
4 48 (19.28%) Citrix
5 34 (13.65%) Veeam
6 26 (10.44%) Avaya
7 24 (9.64%) Symantec
8 19 (7.63%) CheckPoint
9 16 (6.43%) NetApp
10 15 (6.02%) Nimble Storage
11 14 (5.62%) Dell
11 14 (5.62%) Meraki
12 12 (4.82%) Altiris
12 12 (4.82%) McAfee
12 12 (4.82%) SonicWALL
13 8 (3.21%) Adobe
13 8 (3.21%) CommVault
14 7 (2.81%) HP
14 7 (2.81%) SAP
14 7 (2.81%) SolarWinds