The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 79 96
Rank change year-on-year +16 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 52 53 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.87% 3.25% 1.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.38% 9.40% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 44 47 23
Median salary £47,000 £33,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.42% -15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £33,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Windows Server 2012 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 420 564 460
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 31.27% 34.54% 28.91%
Number of salaries quoted 353 425 389
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,950 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire citing Windows Server 2012 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in Oxfordshire

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2012 in Oxfordshire

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Oxfordshire

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +22 30 £57,500 +43.75% 3
Wallingford - 5 £35,000 - 1
Abingdon +3 3 £42,500 +34.92%
Kidlington - 2 - -
Banbury -11 1 £35,000 -39.13%
Thame - 1 £35,000 -
Witney - 1 £34,000 -
Windows Server 2012
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 120 (100.00%) Windows
2 108 (90.00%) Windows Server
3 107 (89.17%) Active Directory
4 96 (80.00%) Microsoft
5 78 (65.00%) Hyper-V
6 70 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
7 68 (56.67%) DNS
8 67 (55.83%) DHCP
9 65 (54.17%) Identity Management
10 61 (50.83%) Microsoft Azure
10 61 (50.83%) SCOM
11 58 (48.33%) Office 365
11 58 (48.33%) IaaS
12 57 (47.50%) SCCM
13 51 (42.50%) LDAP
14 48 (40.00%) PBX
14 48 (40.00%) PSTN
14 48 (40.00%) Skype for Business
14 48 (40.00%) Skype
15 44 (36.67%) PaaS
16 43 (35.83%) Kerberos
17 41 (34.17%) Windows Server 2008
18 40 (33.33%) PowerShell
19 26 (21.67%) VMware
20 25 (20.83%) Kalman Filter
20 25 (20.83%) Email Filtering
21 24 (20.00%) Patch Management
21 24 (20.00%) PKI
22 23 (19.17%) Agile Software Development
22 23 (19.17%) SQL Server

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 48 (40.00%) Skype for Business
2 10 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 10 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 9 (7.50%) CMS
4 5 (4.17%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.50%) Apache
6 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 70 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (50.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 58 (48.33%) IaaS
3 58 (48.33%) Office 365
4 44 (36.67%) PaaS
5 10 (8.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 6 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (56.67%) DNS
2 67 (55.83%) DHCP
3 51 (42.50%) LDAP
4 48 (40.00%) PBX
4 48 (40.00%) PSTN
4 48 (40.00%) Skype
5 43 (35.83%) Kerberos
6 13 (10.83%) SAN
6 13 (10.83%) Unified Communications
7 8 (6.67%) Firewall
8 7 (5.83%) VoIP
9 5 (4.17%) LAN
9 5 (4.17%) VPN
9 5 (4.17%) WAN
10 4 (3.33%) HTTP
10 4 (3.33%) SSL
11 3 (2.50%) HTTPS
11 3 (2.50%) TCP/IP
11 3 (2.50%) VLAN
12 2 (1.67%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.17%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (5.83%) MySQL
4 5 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
General
1 5 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (0.83%) Legal
2 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (30.83%) Systems Engineer
2 26 (21.67%) Support Engineer
3 25 (20.83%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 24 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 19 (15.83%) Microsoft Engineer
6 18 (15.00%) Cloud Engineer
7 15 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 14 (11.67%) AWS Engineer
9 13 (10.83%) Infrastructure Support
9 13 (10.83%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 12 (10.00%) Analyst
11 10 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
11 10 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 10 (8.33%) Administrator
11 10 (8.33%) Senior Cloud Engineer
12 9 (7.50%) Systems Administrator
13 7 (5.83%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
13 7 (5.83%) Office 365 Engineer
13 7 (5.83%) Support Analyst
13 7 (5.83%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.17%) .NET
1 5 (4.17%) ASP.NET
1 5 (4.17%) CSS
1 5 (4.17%) HTML
1 5 (4.17%) jQuery
1 5 (4.17%) Web Services
2 4 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (2.50%) REST
3 3 (2.50%) SOAP
3 3 (2.50%) XML
4 1 (0.83%) HTML5
4 1 (0.83%) HTML5 Canvas
4 1 (0.83%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.00%) PKI
2 13 (10.83%) Computer Science
3 11 (9.17%) Replication
4 10 (8.33%) BYOD
4 10 (8.33%) EMC VNX
4 10 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (7.50%) Data Centre
6 5 (4.17%) New Media
6 5 (4.17%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.67%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.83%) AS400
8 1 (0.83%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.83%) iPad
8 1 (0.83%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 120 (100.00%) Windows
2 108 (90.00%) Windows Server
3 41 (34.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (15.83%) Mac OS X
5 5 (4.17%) Linux
5 5 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.33%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.50%) Windows 10
7 3 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (54.17%) Identity Management
2 25 (20.83%) Email Filtering
2 25 (20.83%) Kalman Filter
3 24 (20.00%) Patch Management
4 23 (19.17%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (19.17%) Task Automation
5 14 (11.67%) Service Design
6 10 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 10 (8.33%) Server Patching
7 8 (6.67%) ITIL
7 8 (6.67%) Migration
8 7 (5.83%) Configuration Management
8 7 (5.83%) Problem Management
9 6 (5.00%) DevOps
10 5 (4.17%) Content Management
11 4 (3.33%) IT Strategy
11 4 (3.33%) Presales
12 3 (2.50%) Infrastructure Management
12 3 (2.50%) Server Virtualisation
13 2 (1.67%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 40 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (4.17%) C#
3 4 (3.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (3.33%) Perl
3 4 (3.33%) PHP
3 4 (3.33%) Python
4 3 (2.50%) Shell Script
4 3 (2.50%) SQL
5 2 (1.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (15.83%) Degree
3 10 (8.33%) MCSE
3 10 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (7.50%) MCSA
5 3 (2.50%) A+ Certification
5 3 (2.50%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 107 (89.17%) Active Directory
2 78 (65.00%) Hyper-V
3 16 (13.33%) vSphere
4 10 (8.33%) Terminal Services
5 8 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 61 (50.83%) SCOM
2 57 (47.50%) SCCM
3 6 (5.00%) Puppet
3 6 (5.00%) Terraform
4 5 (4.17%) vCenter Server
5 2 (1.67%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.83%) WSUS
Vendors
1 96 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (21.67%) VMware
3 12 (10.00%) Veeam
4 10 (8.33%) EMC
4 10 (8.33%) HP
5 3 (2.50%) Apple
5 3 (2.50%) Cisco
5 3 (2.50%) Oracle
6 2 (1.67%) Sophos
7 1 (0.83%) Dell
7 1 (0.83%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (0.83%) Epicor
7 1 (0.83%) F5
7 1 (0.83%) Google
7 1 (0.83%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.83%) Symantec
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