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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England / South East
Rank 73 86 117
Rank change year-on-year +13 +31  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 520 676 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.48% 3.51% 2.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.50% 11.58% 8.91%
Number of salaries quoted 466 616 479
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -1.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +1.42%  

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 the South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 4161 5836 5925
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 27.85% 30.33% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3587 5062 4968
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2012 in the South East

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in the South East over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2012 in the South East

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Surrey +6 125 £40,000 +2.56% 7
Berkshire +4 121 £42,925 +7.31% 10
Hampshire -27 96 £35,000 -2.77% 22
Oxfordshire +23 68 £45,000 +28.57% 9
Buckinghamshire +44 50 £33,000 +1.53% 6
Kent +31 30 £32,500 - 2
West Sussex -13 24 £35,000 -6.66% 1
East Sussex +5 11 £46,000 +22.66% 2
Sussex 0 3 £32,500 -56.66%
Windows Server 2012
England

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 South East region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 1056 (100.00%) Windows
2 766 (72.54%) Windows Server
3 714 (67.61%) Active Directory
4 627 (59.38%) Microsoft
5 609 (57.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 508 (48.11%) VMware
7 330 (31.25%) Hyper-V
8 314 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
9 302 (28.60%) MS Excel
10 294 (27.84%) Office 365
11 270 (25.57%) SQL Server
12 264 (25.00%) MS Exchange
13 253 (23.96%) Firewall
14 247 (23.39%) SQL
15 238 (22.54%) Windows 7
16 235 (22.25%) DNS
17 227 (21.50%) Microsoft Certification
18 214 (20.27%) Cisco
19 187 (17.71%) SAN
20 179 (16.95%) Microsoft Azure
21 173 (16.38%) DHCP
22 169 (16.00%) ITIL
23 165 (15.63%) MCSE
24 156 (14.77%) Citrix
25 154 (14.58%) Windows 10
26 152 (14.39%) PowerShell
27 148 (14.02%) VPN
28 145 (13.73%) Linux
28 145 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2013
29 144 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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
1 264 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 145 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2013
3 144 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 135 (12.78%) IIS
5 72 (6.82%) SharePoint
6 60 (5.68%) Skype for Business
7 45 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
8 22 (2.08%) NServiceBus
9 21 (1.99%) Apache
10 20 (1.89%) CMS
10 20 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
11 17 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
12 12 (1.14%) SAS
12 12 (1.14%) Tomcat
13 11 (1.04%) JBoss
14 9 (0.85%) nginx
15 7 (0.66%) WordPress
16 6 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
16 6 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
17 5 (0.47%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 302 (28.60%) MS Excel
2 104 (9.85%) MS Office
3 8 (0.76%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.095%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.38%) Infor CRM
4 3 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.19%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.095%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.095%) Magento
6 1 (0.095%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.095%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 294 (27.84%) Office 365
2 179 (16.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 125 (11.84%) Amazon AWS
4 43 (4.07%) SaaS
5 40 (3.79%) IaaS
6 31 (2.94%) PaaS
7 8 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (0.66%) Amazon ELB
8 7 (0.66%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.47%) Google App Engine
9 5 (0.47%) iPaaS
10 4 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (0.38%) G Suite
10 4 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.19%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.095%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 253 (23.96%) Firewall
2 235 (22.25%) DNS
3 187 (17.71%) SAN
4 173 (16.38%) DHCP
5 148 (14.02%) VPN
6 133 (12.59%) LAN
7 125 (11.84%) TCP/IP
8 120 (11.36%) WAN
9 91 (8.62%) VLAN
10 75 (7.10%) VoIP
11 50 (4.73%) Wireless
12 48 (4.55%) Kerberos
13 47 (4.45%) LDAP
14 44 (4.17%) Skype
15 39 (3.69%) Internet
16 36 (3.41%) NAS
17 34 (3.22%) Network Security
18 33 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
19 28 (2.65%) Cisco IOS
20 25 (2.37%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 270 (25.57%) SQL Server
2 83 (7.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 60 (5.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 50 (4.73%) SQL Server 2014
5 47 (4.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 43 (4.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 39 (3.69%) SQL Server 2005
8 37 (3.50%) NoSQL
9 28 (2.65%) Apache Cassandra
10 27 (2.56%) MySQL
11 25 (2.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 22 (2.08%) Azure SQL Database
12 22 (2.08%) Couchbase
12 22 (2.08%) CouchDB
12 22 (2.08%) Event Store
12 22 (2.08%) RavenDB
12 22 (2.08%) Redis
13 18 (1.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 13 (1.23%) Big Data
15 12 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (2.27%) TeamCity
3 22 (2.08%) JSUnit
4 20 (1.89%) Git (software)
5 15 (1.42%) Visual Studio
6 14 (1.33%) Jenkins
7 7 (0.66%) WinDbg
8 5 (0.47%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (0.38%) Subversion
10 2 (0.19%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.095%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 140 (13.26%) Finance
2 29 (2.75%) Telecoms
3 17 (1.61%) Back Office
4 15 (1.42%) Banking
5 13 (1.23%) Games
6 12 (1.14%) Marketing
7 11 (1.04%) Legal
8 8 (0.76%) Law
9 7 (0.66%) Advertising
9 7 (0.66%) German Language
9 7 (0.66%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.66%) Retail
10 3 (0.28%) Electronics
10 3 (0.28%) Publishing
11 2 (0.19%) French Language
11 2 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.095%) Front Office
12 1 (0.095%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.095%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 259 (24.53%) Support Engineer
2 183 (17.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 145 (13.73%) IT Support
4 131 (12.41%) Analyst
5 114 (10.80%) IT Engineer
6 101 (9.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 101 (9.56%) Administrator
7 92 (8.71%) 2nd Line Support
8 90 (8.52%) IT Support Engineer
9 86 (8.14%) Support Analyst
10 77 (7.29%) 3rd Line Support
11 73 (6.91%) Systems Engineer
12 67 (6.34%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 64 (6.06%) Windows Engineer
14 63 (5.97%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 63 (5.97%) Systems Administrator
15 62 (5.87%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 61 (5.78%) Developer
17 45 (4.26%) Consultant
17 45 (4.26%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (8.14%) .NET
2 71 (6.72%) HTML
3 54 (5.11%) CSS
4 52 (4.92%) Web Services
5 42 (3.98%) ASP.NET
6 33 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
6 33 (3.13%) HTML5
7 30 (2.84%) WCF
8 25 (2.37%) REST
9 24 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
10 23 (2.18%) jQuery
11 22 (2.08%) .NET Framework
11 22 (2.08%) AngularJS
11 22 (2.08%) Durandal
11 22 (2.08%) Entity Framework
11 22 (2.08%) LESS
11 22 (2.08%) Reactive Extensions
11 22 (2.08%) RxJS
11 22 (2.08%) XML
12 19 (1.80%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 87 (8.24%) Data Centre
2 68 (6.44%) Clustering
3 37 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (3.22%) Replication
4 34 (3.22%) User Experience
5 32 (3.03%) PKI
6 25 (2.37%) Computer Science
7 22 (2.08%) Driving Licence
8 21 (1.99%) Management Information System
9 19 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
10 18 (1.70%) Blog
11 17 (1.61%) Blackberry
12 13 (1.23%) EMC VNX
13 12 (1.14%) iPhone
13 12 (1.14%) N-Tier
14 10 (0.95%) Cyberthreat
15 9 (0.85%) iPad
15 9 (0.85%) New Media
16 7 (0.66%) FlexPod
16 7 (0.66%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1056 (100.00%) Windows
2 766 (72.54%) Windows Server
3 609 (57.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 238 (22.54%) Windows 7
5 154 (14.58%) Windows 10
6 145 (13.73%) Linux
7 141 (13.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 129 (12.22%) Windows 8
9 93 (8.81%) Mac OS X
10 58 (5.49%) Windows XP
11 36 (3.41%) CentOS
12 22 (2.08%) Windows 2000 Server
13 18 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 16 (1.52%) Mac OS
14 16 (1.52%) Ubuntu
15 14 (1.33%) Apple iOS
15 14 (1.33%) Unix
16 13 (1.23%) Android
17 10 (0.95%) Windows Vista
18 9 (0.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (16.00%) ITIL
2 77 (7.29%) High Availability
3 66 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (6.16%) Disaster Recovery
5 57 (5.40%) Performance Tuning
6 55 (5.21%) DevOps
7 54 (5.11%) Identity Management
8 49 (4.64%) Mentoring
9 43 (4.07%) Infrastructure Management
10 37 (3.50%) Service Delivery
11 36 (3.41%) Migration
12 35 (3.31%) Project Management
12 35 (3.31%) SOLID
13 30 (2.84%) Change Management
14 29 (2.75%) Configuration Management
14 29 (2.75%) Domain-Driven Design
14 29 (2.75%) Information Security
14 29 (2.75%) Service Management
14 29 (2.75%) TDD
15 28 (2.65%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 247 (23.39%) SQL
2 152 (14.39%) PowerShell
3 66 (6.25%) C#
4 56 (5.30%) T-SQL
5 55 (5.21%) JavaScript
6 46 (4.36%) C
7 26 (2.46%) Java
8 20 (1.89%) VBScript
9 16 (1.52%) Python
10 15 (1.42%) PHP
11 12 (1.14%) VB
12 10 (0.95%) Ruby
13 9 (0.85%) Bash Shell
14 7 (0.66%) VB.NET
15 6 (0.57%) Perl
16 4 (0.38%) C++
16 4 (0.38%) VBA
17 3 (0.28%) PL/SQL
17 3 (0.28%) Shell Script
18 2 (0.19%) VB6
Qualifications
1 227 (21.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 165 (15.63%) MCSE
3 108 (10.23%) MCSA
4 95 (9.00%) Degree
5 81 (7.67%) Cisco Certification
6 80 (7.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 70 (6.63%) CCNA
8 44 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
9 41 (3.88%) CCA
10 32 (3.03%) MCITP
11 28 (2.65%) MCP
11 28 (2.65%) Security Cleared
12 24 (2.27%) SC Cleared
13 23 (2.18%) CCNP
14 21 (1.99%) NVQ Level 3
15 20 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
16 18 (1.70%) CISSP
17 16 (1.52%) A+ Certification
17 16 (1.52%) DBS Check
17 16 (1.52%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (7.95%) SLA
2 33 (3.13%) PCI DSS
3 18 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.38%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.095%) COBIT
6 1 (0.095%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.095%) PA-DSS
6 1 (0.095%) PMO
6 1 (0.095%) QA
System Software
1 714 (67.61%) Active Directory
2 330 (31.25%) Hyper-V
3 314 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 98 (9.28%) vSphere
5 72 (6.82%) XenApp
6 62 (5.87%) VMware ESXi
7 27 (2.56%) Docker
7 27 (2.56%) Terminal Services
7 27 (2.56%) VMware ESX
8 24 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
9 17 (1.61%) XenDesktop
10 16 (1.52%) Virtual Desktop
11 11 (1.04%) ISA Server
11 11 (1.04%) XenServer
12 10 (0.95%) VMware Workstation
13 8 (0.76%) Forefront TMG
13 8 (0.76%) VMware Server
14 7 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
15 6 (0.57%) DFS Replication
15 6 (0.57%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 94 (8.90%) SCCM
2 79 (7.48%) SCOM
3 46 (4.36%) Backup Exec
4 42 (3.98%) WSUS
5 41 (3.88%) Puppet
6 29 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
7 23 (2.18%) NetBackup
8 19 (1.80%) Nessus
9 13 (1.23%) Microsoft Clustering
10 11 (1.04%) Ansible
10 11 (1.04%) Norton AntiVirus
11 10 (0.95%) XenMobile
12 8 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
13 7 (0.66%) Failover Clustering
13 7 (0.66%) HP Data Protector
13 7 (0.66%) Kibana
13 7 (0.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 6 (0.57%) SCVMM
14 6 (0.57%) ZABBIX
15 5 (0.47%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 627 (59.38%) Microsoft
2 508 (48.11%) VMware
3 214 (20.27%) Cisco
4 156 (14.77%) Citrix
5 104 (9.85%) HP
6 54 (5.11%) Dell
6 54 (5.11%) NetApp
7 48 (4.55%) Veeam
8 37 (3.50%) EMC
8 37 (3.50%) Juniper
9 36 (3.41%) Apple
10 28 (2.65%) Red Hat
11 27 (2.56%) Symantec
12 24 (2.27%) Google
13 20 (1.89%) F5
13 20 (1.89%) Intel Security
13 20 (1.89%) Remedy
14 18 (1.70%) Qualys
14 18 (1.70%) TOWER Software
14 18 (1.70%) Veritas
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23 - £27 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Sutton, Surrey
Premier IT
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + additional company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £32500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call bonus + 10% bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + benefiits+ training+ progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Rullion
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum + on-call allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £33000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call bonus + 10% bonus + Great Ben
Posted: 21 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + benefiits+ training+ progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Inbox Insight Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum + 30 days holiday + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum £4000 car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus + health + pension + 25 days
Posted: 4 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Salary based on expertise
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago