The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 94 79
Rank change year-on-year +16 -15  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 32 39 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.49% 2.15% 3.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.51% 6.12% 11.18%
Number of salaries quoted 32 40 70
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +30.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £26,250 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £49,125
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 Reading with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 426 637 635
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 33.10% 35.15% 28.12%
Number of salaries quoted 726 1391 1627
Median salary £45,000 £48,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.21% +27.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £31,250 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in Reading

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2012 in Reading

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Reading over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 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 Reading region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 71 (100.00%) Windows
2 56 (78.87%) Windows Server
3 43 (60.56%) Active Directory
4 42 (59.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (53.52%) VMware
6 35 (49.30%) Microsoft
7 34 (47.89%) DNS
8 29 (40.85%) SAN
9 27 (38.03%) Hyper-V
10 25 (35.21%) SQL Server
11 23 (32.39%) IIS
12 21 (29.58%) Firewall
13 20 (28.17%) HP
13 20 (28.17%) Office 365
14 19 (26.76%) Veeam
15 18 (25.35%) VMware Infrastructure
15 18 (25.35%) Dell
15 18 (25.35%) EMC
15 18 (25.35%) Backup Exec
16 16 (22.54%) NetApp
16 16 (22.54%) Linux
16 16 (22.54%) High Availability
16 16 (22.54%) VMware ESXi
17 15 (21.13%) Clustering
18 14 (19.72%) Windows Server 2003
18 14 (19.72%) Cisco
18 14 (19.72%) VPN
18 14 (19.72%) Data Centre
19 13 (18.31%) CommVault
19 13 (18.31%) Amazon AWS

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 23 (32.39%) IIS
2 12 (16.90%) MS Exchange
2 12 (16.90%) SharePoint
3 9 (12.68%) Apache
4 8 (11.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (9.86%) Apache Solr
5 7 (9.86%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (9.86%) nginx
6 3 (4.23%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (4.23%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.41%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.41%) JBoss
7 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 20 (28.17%) Office 365
2 13 (18.31%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (9.86%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (9.86%) Amazon ELB
4 7 (9.86%) Amazon S3
4 7 (9.86%) Google App Engine
4 7 (9.86%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (4.23%) IaaS
6 2 (2.82%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (2.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (47.89%) DNS
2 29 (40.85%) SAN
3 21 (29.58%) Firewall
4 14 (19.72%) VPN
5 10 (14.08%) DHCP
5 10 (14.08%) TCP/IP
6 9 (12.68%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (11.27%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (9.86%) Cisco PIX
8 7 (9.86%) OpenVPN
9 5 (7.04%) iSCSI
10 4 (5.63%) Internet
10 4 (5.63%) LAN
10 4 (5.63%) VoIP
11 3 (4.23%) HTTP
11 3 (4.23%) Kerberos
11 3 (4.23%) NAS
11 3 (4.23%) SMTP
11 3 (4.23%) WAN
12 2 (2.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (35.21%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.27%) MySQL
3 7 (9.86%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (9.86%) MongoDB
3 7 (9.86%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.41%) DB2
7 1 (1.41%) Informix
7 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Git (software)
1 7 (9.86%) Jenkins
1 7 (9.86%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (1.41%) Back Office
1 1 (1.41%) Banking
1 1 (1.41%) Finance
1 1 (1.41%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 27 (38.03%) Support Engineer
2 16 (22.54%) Technical Support
3 15 (21.13%) Technical Engineer
3 15 (21.13%) Technical Support Engineer
4 13 (18.31%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 12 (16.90%) Windows Engineer
6 10 (14.08%) 3rd Line Support
6 10 (14.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 9 (12.68%) Exchange Engineer
7 9 (12.68%) IT Engineer
8 8 (11.27%) IT Support
8 8 (11.27%) Windows Support Engineer
9 7 (9.86%) Administrator
9 7 (9.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (9.86%) IT Support Engineer
9 7 (9.86%) Storage Engineer
9 7 (9.86%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (9.86%) VMware Engineer
10 6 (8.45%) SAN Engineer
10 6 (8.45%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.86%) Elastic Stack
1 7 (9.86%) Kafka
1 7 (9.86%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (4.23%) CSS
2 3 (4.23%) HTML
3 2 (2.82%) .NET
4 1 (1.41%) CSS3
4 1 (1.41%) HTML5
4 1 (1.41%) J2EE
4 1 (1.41%) Web Services
4 1 (1.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.13%) Clustering
2 14 (19.72%) Data Centre
3 7 (9.86%) Public Cloud
4 5 (7.04%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.82%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.41%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.41%) iPad
6 1 (1.41%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.41%) PKI
6 1 (1.41%) User Experience
6 1 (1.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 71 (100.00%) Windows
2 56 (78.87%) Windows Server
3 42 (59.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (22.54%) Linux
5 14 (19.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (15.49%) CentOS
7 10 (14.08%) Windows 7
8 6 (8.45%) Windows 10
9 3 (4.23%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.82%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.82%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.41%) AIX
11 1 (1.41%) Debian
11 1 (1.41%) Fedora
11 1 (1.41%) HPUX
11 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.54%) High Availability
2 12 (16.90%) Data Management
2 12 (16.90%) Infrastructure Management
3 8 (11.27%) ITIL
4 7 (9.86%) Configuration Management
4 7 (9.86%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (9.86%) Microservices
5 5 (7.04%) Time Management
6 3 (4.23%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (2.82%) Identity Management
7 2 (2.82%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.82%) Integration Testing
7 2 (2.82%) Migration
7 2 (2.82%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (2.82%) Process Improvement
8 1 (1.41%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.41%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.41%) Project Management
8 1 (1.41%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.90%) SQL
2 3 (4.23%) Java
3 2 (2.82%) C#
3 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.82%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.82%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.82%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.41%) Perl
4 1 (1.41%) Python
4 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (7.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (5.63%) MCSE
2 4 (5.63%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.23%) MCSA
4 2 (2.82%) CCNA
4 2 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.41%) Degree
5 1 (1.41%) HND
5 1 (1.41%) MCP
5 1 (1.41%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (60.56%) Active Directory
2 27 (38.03%) Hyper-V
3 18 (25.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (22.54%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (9.86%) Docker
5 7 (9.86%) Varnish
5 7 (9.86%) vSphere
6 4 (5.63%) vCloud
7 1 (1.41%) NFS
7 1 (1.41%) Xen
7 1 (1.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (25.35%) Backup Exec
2 13 (18.31%) NetBackup
3 8 (11.27%) HP Data Protector
4 7 (9.86%) HAProxy
4 7 (9.86%) Kibana
4 7 (9.86%) logstash
4 7 (9.86%) Puppet
4 7 (9.86%) SCCM
4 7 (9.86%) ZABBIX
5 5 (7.04%) WSUS
6 4 (5.63%) SCOM
7 3 (4.23%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (4.23%) FortiGate
7 3 (4.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (2.82%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (2.82%) SCSM
8 2 (2.82%) SCVMM
8 2 (2.82%) vCenter Server
9 1 (1.41%) Plesk
Vendors
1 38 (53.52%) VMware
2 35 (49.30%) Microsoft
3 20 (28.17%) HP
4 19 (26.76%) Veeam
5 18 (25.35%) Dell
5 18 (25.35%) EMC
6 16 (22.54%) NetApp
7 14 (19.72%) Cisco
8 13 (18.31%) CommVault
9 12 (16.90%) arcserve
10 10 (14.08%) CheckPoint
10 10 (14.08%) Veritas
11 7 (9.86%) New Relic
12 5 (7.04%) EqualLogic
12 5 (7.04%) Red Hat
13 3 (4.23%) Citrix
13 3 (4.23%) Kaspersky
13 3 (4.23%) McAfee
13 3 (4.23%) Sophos
13 3 (4.23%) Symantec
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