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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England / South East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 96 93
Rank change year-on-year -6 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 438 593 701
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.03% 3.21% 3.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.45% 10.73% 11.10%
Number of salaries quoted 374 528 612
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,550 £50,000 £54,250
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 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 4193 5525 6316
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 28.99% 29.90% 29.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3571 4808 5330
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 24 June 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 24 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
Hampshire -20 99 £31,500 -5.97% 16
Berkshire -7 90 £42,500 +5.59% 7
Surrey +16 88 £31,500 -10.00% 4
Oxfordshire +15 52 £47,000 +42.42% 5
Kent +22 32 £32,500 +12.06% 4
West Sussex -23 31 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Buckinghamshire +10 30 £35,000 -15.66% 6
East Sussex -4 14 £25,000 -37.50%
Middlesex +3 2 £37,500 -25.00%
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 958 (100.00%) Windows
2 709 (74.01%) Windows Server
3 700 (73.07%) Active Directory
4 598 (62.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 588 (61.38%) Microsoft
6 470 (49.06%) VMware
7 328 (34.24%) Hyper-V
8 326 (34.03%) Office 365
9 307 (32.05%) VMware Infrastructure
10 298 (31.11%) DNS
11 280 (29.23%) MS Exchange
12 245 (25.57%) Firewall
13 235 (24.53%) DHCP
14 228 (23.80%) SQL Server
15 207 (21.61%) Cisco
16 201 (20.98%) ITIL
17 196 (20.46%) Microsoft Azure
18 195 (20.35%) Microsoft Certification
19 186 (19.42%) Windows 7
20 181 (18.89%) SQL
21 170 (17.75%) Citrix
22 166 (17.33%) SAN
23 153 (15.97%) Exchange Server 2013
24 151 (15.76%) SCCM
25 150 (15.66%) Exchange Server 2010
26 144 (15.03%) PowerShell
27 139 (14.51%) WAN
28 138 (14.41%) Windows 10
29 137 (14.30%) Amazon AWS
29 137 (14.30%) TCP/IP

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring 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
1 280 (29.23%) MS Exchange
2 153 (15.97%) Exchange Server 2013
3 150 (15.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 102 (10.65%) IIS
5 87 (9.08%) Skype for Business
6 76 (7.93%) SharePoint
7 34 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2007
8 30 (3.13%) Apache
9 20 (2.09%) Tomcat
10 18 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2003
11 14 (1.46%) CMS
12 13 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
13 12 (1.25%) SAS
14 9 (0.94%) nginx
14 9 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
15 7 (0.73%) Apache Solr
15 7 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
15 7 (0.73%) WordPress
16 6 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 5 (0.52%) JBoss
Applications
1 112 (11.69%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (0.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.21%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.10%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 14 (1.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.21%) iTrent
3 2 (0.21%) Magento
3 2 (0.21%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.10%) Epicor Vantage
4 1 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.10%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 326 (34.03%) Office 365
2 196 (20.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 137 (14.30%) Amazon AWS
4 75 (7.83%) IaaS
5 54 (5.64%) PaaS
6 43 (4.49%) SaaS
7 24 (2.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 16 (1.67%) AWS CloudFormation
9 10 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
9 10 (1.04%) Amazon ELB
9 10 (1.04%) Amazon S3
10 9 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
11 7 (0.73%) Google App Engine
12 5 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (0.52%) iPaaS
13 3 (0.31%) Azure Active Directory
14 2 (0.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 2 (0.21%) OneDrive
14 2 (0.21%) Oracle Service Cloud
15 1 (0.10%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 298 (31.11%) DNS
2 245 (25.57%) Firewall
3 235 (24.53%) DHCP
4 166 (17.33%) SAN
5 139 (14.51%) WAN
6 137 (14.30%) TCP/IP
7 135 (14.09%) VPN
8 130 (13.57%) LAN
9 75 (7.83%) VLAN
10 72 (7.52%) Skype
10 72 (7.52%) VoIP
11 60 (6.26%) LDAP
12 59 (6.16%) Internet
13 57 (5.95%) Kerberos
14 52 (5.43%) PBX
14 52 (5.43%) PSTN
15 45 (4.70%) Cisco ASA
15 45 (4.70%) Network Security
15 45 (4.70%) Wireless
16 41 (4.28%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 228 (23.80%) SQL Server
2 91 (9.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 66 (6.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 38 (3.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 37 (3.86%) SQL Server 2014
6 36 (3.76%) MySQL
7 35 (3.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 32 (3.34%) SQL Server 2005
9 27 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 16 (1.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 12 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
12 11 (1.15%) NoSQL
13 10 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (0.84%) Hadoop
14 8 (0.84%) OLAP
14 8 (0.84%) OLTP
15 7 (0.73%) MongoDB
16 5 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
17 3 (0.31%) CouchDB
17 3 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 22 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (1.88%) Git (software)
3 11 (1.15%) Visual Studio
3 11 (1.15%) WinDbg
4 8 (0.84%) Jenkins
5 7 (0.73%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (0.31%) JSUnit
6 3 (0.31%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.21%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.21%) JIRA
8 1 (0.10%) NetBeans
General
1 115 (12.00%) Finance
2 39 (4.07%) Telecoms
3 28 (2.92%) Marketing
4 26 (2.71%) Manufacturing
5 25 (2.61%) Back Office
6 14 (1.46%) Electronics
6 14 (1.46%) Legal
7 12 (1.25%) Law
8 6 (0.63%) Advertising
9 5 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.42%) Banking
10 4 (0.42%) Games
11 3 (0.31%) German Language
12 2 (0.21%) Front Office
12 2 (0.21%) Publishing
12 2 (0.21%) Retail
Job Titles
1 234 (24.43%) Support Engineer
2 194 (20.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 164 (17.12%) Analyst
4 141 (14.72%) IT Support
5 132 (13.78%) IT Engineer
6 111 (11.59%) Support Analyst
7 101 (10.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 83 (8.66%) Administrator
8 83 (8.66%) IT Support Engineer
9 80 (8.35%) 3rd Line Support
10 69 (7.20%) 2nd Line Support
11 68 (7.10%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 65 (6.78%) Systems Administrator
13 61 (6.37%) Infrastructure Support
14 54 (5.64%) Systems Engineer
15 53 (5.53%) Windows Engineer
16 47 (4.91%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
17 45 (4.70%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
18 43 (4.49%) Technical Support
19 39 (4.07%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (4.07%) .NET
2 34 (3.55%) HTML
3 29 (3.03%) CSS
4 27 (2.82%) Web Services
5 22 (2.30%) ASP.NET
6 17 (1.77%) jQuery
7 16 (1.67%) XML
8 14 (1.46%) ASP.NET Web API
8 14 (1.46%) JSON
9 13 (1.36%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (1.25%) Ajax
10 12 (1.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 9 (0.94%) RabbitMQ
12 7 (0.73%) Elastic Stack
12 7 (0.73%) HTML5
12 7 (0.73%) Kafka
12 7 (0.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (0.73%) WCF
13 6 (0.63%) REST
13 6 (0.63%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 68 (7.10%) Data Centre
2 48 (5.01%) Clustering
3 33 (3.44%) PKI
4 32 (3.34%) Driving Licence
5 30 (3.13%) Replication
6 26 (2.71%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (2.30%) Computer Science
8 20 (2.09%) Blackberry
9 16 (1.67%) Management Information System
10 15 (1.57%) iPhone
10 15 (1.57%) User Experience
11 13 (1.36%) BYOD
11 13 (1.36%) Greenfield Project
12 12 (1.25%) EMC VNX
13 10 (1.04%) Cyber Attack
13 10 (1.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 10 (1.04%) Public Cloud
14 9 (0.94%) Fat Client
14 9 (0.94%) Thin Client
15 8 (0.84%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 958 (100.00%) Windows
2 709 (74.01%) Windows Server
3 598 (62.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 186 (19.42%) Windows 7
5 138 (14.41%) Windows 10
6 136 (14.20%) Linux
7 115 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 107 (11.17%) Windows 8
9 46 (4.80%) Mac OS X
10 33 (3.44%) CentOS
11 29 (3.03%) Windows XP
12 24 (2.51%) Android
13 20 (2.09%) Apple iOS
14 18 (1.88%) Mac OS
15 17 (1.77%) Windows Vista
16 12 (1.25%) Ubuntu
16 12 (1.25%) Windows 2000 Server
17 5 (0.52%) Unix
18 4 (0.42%) Debian
18 4 (0.42%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (20.98%) ITIL
2 81 (8.46%) High Availability
3 76 (7.93%) Identity Management
4 56 (5.85%) Mentoring
5 51 (5.32%) Agile Software Development
6 48 (5.01%) Disaster Recovery
7 41 (4.28%) DevOps
7 41 (4.28%) Migration
8 37 (3.86%) Performance Tuning
9 34 (3.55%) Patch Management
10 33 (3.44%) Root Cause Analysis
11 32 (3.34%) Task Automation
12 30 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
12 30 (3.13%) Time Management
13 28 (2.92%) Configuration Management
13 28 (2.92%) Email Filtering
14 27 (2.82%) Infrastructure Management
15 25 (2.61%) Information Security
16 24 (2.51%) Problem Management
16 24 (2.51%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 181 (18.89%) SQL
2 144 (15.03%) PowerShell
3 42 (4.38%) C#
4 38 (3.97%) JavaScript
5 27 (2.82%) T-SQL
6 17 (1.77%) VBScript
7 14 (1.46%) Python
8 12 (1.25%) Java
9 8 (0.84%) C
9 8 (0.84%) PHP
9 8 (0.84%) VB
10 5 (0.52%) Bash Shell
10 5 (0.52%) Perl
10 5 (0.52%) Shell Script
11 4 (0.42%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.21%) C++
12 2 (0.21%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.21%) Ruby
12 2 (0.21%) VB6
12 2 (0.21%) VBA
Qualifications
1 195 (20.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 127 (13.26%) MCSE
3 93 (9.71%) MCSA
4 88 (9.19%) Cisco Certification
5 70 (7.31%) CCNA
6 66 (6.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 63 (6.58%) Degree
8 49 (5.11%) Security Cleared
9 45 (4.70%) MCP
10 43 (4.49%) SC Cleared
11 40 (4.18%) Citrix Certification
12 36 (3.76%) CCA
12 36 (3.76%) MCITP
13 28 (2.92%) DBS Check
14 20 (2.09%) ITIL Certification
15 16 (1.67%) A+ Certification
15 16 (1.67%) MCTS
16 15 (1.57%) CCNP
17 11 (1.15%) CCVP
18 10 (1.04%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (8.35%) SLA
2 31 (3.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (1.88%) PCI DSS
4 13 (1.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 700 (73.07%) Active Directory
2 328 (34.24%) Hyper-V
3 307 (32.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 92 (9.60%) vSphere
5 77 (8.04%) XenApp
6 74 (7.72%) VMware ESXi
7 44 (4.59%) Terminal Services
8 24 (2.51%) Virtual Machines
8 24 (2.51%) XenDesktop
9 23 (2.40%) VMware Workstation
10 21 (2.19%) XenServer
11 19 (1.98%) VirtualBox
12 12 (1.25%) KVM
13 11 (1.15%) ISA Server
13 11 (1.15%) Microsoft App-V
14 10 (1.04%) Docker
14 10 (1.04%) VMware Server
15 9 (0.94%) Virtual Desktop
16 7 (0.73%) DFS Replication
16 7 (0.73%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 151 (15.76%) SCCM
2 92 (9.60%) SCOM
3 57 (5.95%) Backup Exec
4 38 (3.97%) vCenter Server
5 37 (3.86%) WSUS
6 27 (2.82%) Puppet
7 19 (1.98%) ZABBIX
8 16 (1.67%) NetBackup
9 14 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
10 11 (1.15%) Norton AntiVirus
11 10 (1.04%) SCVMM
12 9 (0.94%) EdgeSight
12 9 (0.94%) Kibana
12 9 (0.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 8 (0.84%) HP Data Protector
13 8 (0.84%) Terraform
13 8 (0.84%) XenMobile
14 7 (0.73%) Ansible
14 7 (0.73%) HAProxy
14 7 (0.73%) logstash
Vendors
1 588 (61.38%) Microsoft
2 470 (49.06%) VMware
3 207 (21.61%) Cisco
4 170 (17.75%) Citrix
5 104 (10.86%) HP
6 65 (6.78%) Veeam
7 56 (5.85%) Dell
8 48 (5.01%) Juniper
8 48 (5.01%) NetApp
9 41 (4.28%) McAfee
10 37 (3.86%) EMC
11 32 (3.34%) Symantec
12 30 (3.13%) F5
13 26 (2.71%) Red Hat
14 25 (2.61%) Apple
15 20 (2.09%) Veritas
16 17 (1.77%) Oracle
16 17 (1.77%) SonicWALL
17 16 (1.67%) SAP
17 16 (1.67%) WatchGuard
Farnham, Surrey
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Company car, Allowance, variety
Posted: 20 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Superb base with excellent training
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: benefiits + training+ progression
Posted: 21 hours ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £35k plus benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 35k plus benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Network ITR
Salary: £30000 - £38500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Benefits + Flexi Time + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Training + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £43000.00 per annum + BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lightfoot Solutions Group Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Itecco
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum benefits and technical training
Posted: 4 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Saga Group Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Slough and Eton School
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum , fringe
Posted: 5 days ago
Alton, Hampshire
Treloars
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + 7.5%
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + on call allow+o/t
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum + Benefits including Free Gym & Lunc
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IDOX plc
Salary: £Competitive with good corporate benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary, bonus and excellent benefits!
Posted: 16 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Liphook, Hampshire
Bohunt Education Trust
Posted: 27 days ago