Period
to 1 October 2020

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 6 months to 1 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England > South East
6 months to
1 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 151 151 150
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 -31
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 137 553 631
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.73% 2.15% 2.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.20% 8.42% 8.60%
Number of salaries quoted 100 483 522
Median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +5.63% +1.43%
10th Percentile £25,950 £24,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £59,775 £55,850 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -

Windows Server 2012 is in the Operating Systems category. The following 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.

All Operating Systems
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,904 6,570 7,333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 24.06% 25.49% 25.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,553 5,387 6,031
Median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.20% +2.35% +3.66%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,325 £24,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.38% -1.05% +5.56%

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Windows Server 2012 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in the South East

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in the South East over the 6 months to 1 October 2020.

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 6 months to 1 October 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +44 76 £44,250 +36.15% 14
Thames Valley +50 28 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Surrey +9 23 £45,000 +28.57% 6
Berkshire +61 14 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Oxfordshire +42 12 £47,500 +30.14% 1
Kent +12 7 £40,000 +9.59% 3
Buckinghamshire +65 3 £33,750 -15.63% 4
East Sussex +60 2 £50,000 +47.06% 1
West Sussex +4 1 - - 2
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2020, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 137 (100.00%) Windows
2 99 (72.26%) Microsoft
3 96 (70.07%) Windows Server
4 88 (64.23%) VMware
5 84 (61.31%) Windows Server 2016
6 82 (59.85%) Active Directory
7 68 (49.64%) VMware Infrastructure
8 62 (45.26%) Office 365
9 55 (40.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 46 (33.58%) Windows 10
11 45 (32.85%) Cisco
12 44 (32.12%) MS Exchange
12 44 (32.12%) Windows Server 2008
12 44 (32.12%) Security Cleared
13 42 (30.66%) Windows 7
13 42 (30.66%) DNS
14 41 (29.93%) Hyper-V
14 41 (29.93%) PowerShell
15 39 (28.47%) Azure
16 34 (24.82%) VMware ESXi
16 34 (24.82%) DHCP
17 32 (23.36%) ITIL
17 32 (23.36%) SCCM
18 31 (22.63%) SC Cleared
19 30 (21.90%) Linux
19 30 (21.90%) Firewall
19 30 (21.90%) Exchange Server 2013
20 28 (20.44%) Microsoft Certification
21 26 (18.98%) Windows 8
22 25 (18.25%) Citrix

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 44 (32.12%) MS Exchange
2 30 (21.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 18 (13.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (8.03%) Skype for Business
5 9 (6.57%) SharePoint
6 6 (4.38%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (2.92%) IIS
8 3 (2.19%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (1.46%) Confluence
Applications
1 24 (17.52%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (5.11%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 62 (45.26%) Office 365
2 39 (28.47%) Azure
3 17 (12.41%) AWS
4 8 (5.84%) IaaS
5 5 (3.65%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (2.19%) Power Platform
6 3 (2.19%) SaaS
7 2 (1.46%) Azure Data Factory
7 2 (1.46%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 2 (1.46%) Mimecast
7 2 (1.46%) PaaS
8 1 (0.73%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 42 (30.66%) DNS
2 34 (24.82%) DHCP
3 30 (21.90%) Firewall
4 17 (12.41%) SAN
5 15 (10.95%) VoIP
6 14 (10.22%) Skype
7 9 (6.57%) VSAN
8 7 (5.11%) LAN
8 7 (5.11%) NAS
9 6 (4.38%) TCP/IP
9 6 (4.38%) WAN
10 5 (3.65%) Cisco Firepower
11 3 (2.19%) DMZ
11 3 (2.19%) VLAN
11 3 (2.19%) VPN
11 3 (2.19%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (1.46%) FTP
12 2 (1.46%) HTTP
12 2 (1.46%) iSCSI
13 1 (0.73%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (4.38%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.19%) GIS
4 3 (2.19%) Power BI
4 3 (2.19%) QGIS
5 2 (1.46%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 4 (2.92%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.46%) Artifactory
3 2 (1.46%) Bitbucket
3 2 (1.46%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.46%) Gradle
3 2 (1.46%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.46%) JIRA
3 2 (1.46%) Maven
General
1 14 (10.22%) Military
2 5 (3.65%) Finance
3 4 (2.92%) Retail
4 3 (2.19%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.46%) Back Office
5 2 (1.46%) Billing
5 2 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.73%) Advertising
6 1 (0.73%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.73%) Banking
6 1 (0.73%) Legal
6 1 (0.73%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 40 (29.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 21 (15.33%) IT Engineer
3 20 (14.60%) Support Engineer
4 17 (12.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 16 (11.68%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (10.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (9.49%) 2nd Line Support
8 11 (8.03%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 10 (7.30%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (7.30%) IT Support
10 8 (5.84%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 7 (5.11%) Platform Engineer
11 7 (5.11%) Server Engineer
11 7 (5.11%) Windows Engineer
12 6 (4.38%) Administrator
12 6 (4.38%) Exchange Support
12 6 (4.38%) IT Technician
12 6 (4.38%) Support Technician
12 6 (4.38%) Wintel Engineer
13 5 (3.65%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.92%) .NET
1 4 (2.92%) CSS
1 4 (2.92%) HTML
2 3 (2.19%) .NET Framework
2 3 (2.19%) ASP.NET
2 3 (2.19%) DHTML
2 3 (2.19%) PostGIS
2 3 (2.19%) Web Services
2 3 (2.19%) XHTML
2 3 (2.19%) XML
3 2 (1.46%) LDAP
4 1 (0.73%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.73%) CSS3
4 1 (0.73%) ModSecurity
4 1 (0.73%) React
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.57%) Data Centre
1 9 (6.57%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (5.11%) PKI
3 6 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.38%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.38%) Public Cloud
4 5 (3.65%) Clustering
5 4 (2.92%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.92%) Fat Client
5 4 (2.92%) Replication
5 4 (2.92%) Thin Client
6 3 (2.19%) iPhone
7 1 (0.73%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.73%) CMDB
7 1 (0.73%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.73%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.73%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 137 (100.00%) Windows
2 96 (70.07%) Windows Server
3 84 (61.31%) Windows Server 2016
4 46 (33.58%) Windows 10
5 44 (32.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (30.66%) Windows 7
7 30 (21.90%) Linux
8 26 (18.98%) Windows 8
9 24 (17.52%) Windows Server 2019
10 12 (8.76%) CentOS
11 10 (7.30%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (4.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (2.19%) Android
13 3 (2.19%) Unix
14 1 (0.73%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (40.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 32 (23.36%) ITIL
3 17 (12.41%) Project Delivery
4 14 (10.22%) Incident Management
4 14 (10.22%) Project Management
5 13 (9.49%) Service Management
6 10 (7.30%) DevOps
6 10 (7.30%) Migration
7 9 (6.57%) Mentoring
8 7 (5.11%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (5.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (5.11%) IT Strategy
8 7 (5.11%) ITIL V3
8 7 (5.11%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (4.38%) Analytics
9 6 (4.38%) Converged Infrastructure
9 6 (4.38%) Customer Engagement
9 6 (4.38%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (4.38%) Infrastructure Transformation
9 6 (4.38%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 41 (29.93%) PowerShell
2 24 (17.52%) SQL
3 4 (2.92%) C
3 4 (2.92%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.19%) C#
4 3 (2.19%) Java
4 3 (2.19%) Perl
4 3 (2.19%) PL/SQL
4 3 (2.19%) Shell Script
4 3 (2.19%) VB
4 3 (2.19%) VB.NET
4 3 (2.19%) VB6
5 1 (0.73%) Python
5 1 (0.73%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (32.12%) Security Cleared
2 31 (22.63%) SC Cleared
3 28 (20.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (18.25%) MCSE
5 18 (13.14%) DV Cleared
6 11 (8.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (6.57%) CCNA
7 9 (6.57%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (6.57%) MCSA
8 7 (5.11%) CCA
8 7 (5.11%) Citrix Certification
8 7 (5.11%) Degree
9 4 (2.92%) MCP
9 4 (2.92%) VCP6
10 2 (1.46%) CISSP
10 2 (1.46%) DBS Check
10 2 (1.46%) LFCE
10 2 (1.46%) LFCS
10 2 (1.46%) RHCSA
10 2 (1.46%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.46%) SLA
2 1 (0.73%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (0.73%) JSP 440
2 1 (0.73%) NCSC
2 1 (0.73%) QA
System Software
1 82 (59.85%) Active Directory
2 68 (49.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (29.93%) Hyper-V
4 34 (24.82%) VMware ESXi
5 25 (18.25%) vSphere
6 14 (10.22%) Virtual Servers
7 10 (7.30%) VMware Workstation
8 9 (6.57%) VMware NSX
9 7 (5.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 5 (3.65%) XenApp
11 4 (2.92%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (2.19%) XenDesktop
13 2 (1.46%) Docker
13 2 (1.46%) Terminal Services
13 2 (1.46%) VirtualBox
14 1 (0.73%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 32 (23.36%) SCCM
2 15 (10.95%) WSUS
3 13 (9.49%) SCOM
4 12 (8.76%) Backup Exec
5 11 (8.03%) Terraform
6 6 (4.38%) Ansible
7 5 (3.65%) McAfee ePO
7 5 (3.65%) vRealize
8 4 (2.92%) Puppet
8 4 (2.92%) SCOrch
8 4 (2.92%) vCenter Server
9 2 (1.46%) FortiGate
9 2 (1.46%) Kubernetes
9 2 (1.46%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.73%) MOM
10 1 (0.73%) Nagios
10 1 (0.73%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.73%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 99 (72.26%) Microsoft
2 88 (64.23%) VMware
3 45 (32.85%) Cisco
4 25 (18.25%) Citrix
5 17 (12.41%) Veeam
6 13 (9.49%) Red Hat
7 10 (7.30%) Dell
8 8 (5.84%) Meraki
9 7 (5.11%) Juniper
10 6 (4.38%) McAfee
10 6 (4.38%) Oracle
10 6 (4.38%) SolarWinds
11 5 (3.65%) Gemalto
11 5 (3.65%) HP
12 3 (2.19%) ESRI
13 2 (1.46%) EMC
13 2 (1.46%) Mitel
13 2 (1.46%) NetApp
13 2 (1.46%) Sophos
13 2 (1.46%) Veritas