The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 36 52
Rank change year-on-year -16 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 9 19 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.89% 3.82% 3.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.54% 15.57% 12.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 21
Median salary £20,500 £26,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.15% -25.71%  
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 Sheffield with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 78 122 178
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 16.39% 24.55% 24.62%
Number of salaries quoted 64 108 163
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -10.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,500 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £43,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 Sheffield

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2012 in Sheffield

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Sheffield over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Sheffield

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

1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (76.19%) Windows Server
4 15 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
6 12 (57.14%) ITIL
6 12 (57.14%) VMware
7 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
8 10 (47.62%) DNS
9 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (33.33%) SAN
10 7 (33.33%) Citrix
10 7 (33.33%) DHCP
10 7 (33.33%) XenApp
11 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
11 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
12 5 (23.81%) SQL
12 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
12 5 (23.81%) Load Balancing
13 4 (19.05%) SCOM
13 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
13 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
13 4 (19.05%) MCSE
13 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
14 3 (14.29%) Unix
14 3 (14.29%) Linux
14 3 (14.29%) SLA
14 3 (14.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 3 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
14 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (9.52%) IIS
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) DNS
2 7 (33.33%) DHCP
2 7 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (9.52%) Firewall
3 2 (9.52%) LAN
3 2 (9.52%) WAN
4 1 (4.76%) Skype
4 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Citrix Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Administrator
5 3 (14.29%) IT Administrator
5 3 (14.29%) Server Administrator
5 3 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) IT Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Active Directory Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Application Support Team Leader
7 1 (4.76%) Applications Support
7 1 (4.76%) Citrix Support
7 1 (4.76%) Support Team Leader
7 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
7 1 (4.76%) VMWare Administrator
7 1 (4.76%) Wintel Support
7 1 (4.76%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
1 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) PKI
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (76.19%) Windows Server
4 15 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (14.29%) Linux
5 3 (14.29%) Unix
6 2 (9.52%) Android
7 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000
7 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Load Balancing
3 3 (14.29%) High Availability
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) VB
3 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (19.05%) MCSE
3 3 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (14.29%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (33.33%) XenApp
3 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) SCOM
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (14.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) VMware
2 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 7 (33.33%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) JDA
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.76%) Veeam