Period
to 16 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England > South West
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 99 132 92
Rank change year-on-year +33 -40 -19
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 306 232 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.15% 2.27% 3.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.89% 8.70% 13.57%
Number of salaries quoted 266 185 307
South West median annual salary £36,322 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.78% -2.78% +10.77%
10th Percentile £26,000 £20,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 West with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2,573 2,666 2,682
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 26.46% 26.12% 25.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2,111 2,090 2,218
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £24,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in the South West

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2012 in the South West

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in the South West over the 6 months to 16 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2012 in the South West

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 16 November 2019. 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
Wiltshire +16 95 £55,000 +14.58% 14
Dorset +20 92 £37,500 +7.14% 6
Bristol +35 62 £34,750 -0.71% 9
Gloucestershire -18 39 £34,500 +1.47% 6
Somerset +2 12 £31,500 +14.55% 2
Devon -7 3 £37,000 +85.00% 3
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, 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 West region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 306 (100.00%) Windows
2 253 (82.68%) Windows Server
3 215 (70.26%) Active Directory
4 155 (50.65%) VMware
5 153 (50.00%) Office 365
6 147 (48.04%) Microsoft
7 124 (40.52%) Windows 10
8 103 (33.66%) MS Exchange
9 99 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
10 96 (31.37%) Linux
11 91 (29.74%) Cisco
11 91 (29.74%) Windows Server 2008
12 89 (29.08%) Windows 7
13 86 (28.10%) Firewall
14 79 (25.82%) Security Cleared
14 79 (25.82%) Azure
15 72 (23.53%) WAN
16 71 (23.20%) Hyper-V
17 68 (22.22%) PowerShell
18 63 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
19 57 (18.63%) MCSE
20 56 (18.30%) SCCM
21 53 (17.32%) SCOM
22 51 (16.67%) DNS
23 50 (16.34%) ITIL
24 47 (15.36%) LAN
24 47 (15.36%) Public Sector
25 46 (15.03%) Project Delivery
25 46 (15.03%) Agile Software Development
26 43 (14.05%) Data Protection

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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
1 103 (33.66%) MS Exchange
2 40 (13.07%) Exchange Server 2013
3 27 (8.82%) SharePoint
4 23 (7.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (5.56%) Confluence
6 13 (4.25%) Tornado
7 9 (2.94%) SAS
8 5 (1.63%) Skype for Business
9 4 (1.31%) JBoss
10 1 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.33%) IIS
10 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 37 (12.09%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (5.23%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 9 (2.94%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 153 (50.00%) Office 365
2 79 (25.82%) Azure
3 34 (11.11%) AWS
4 17 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
5 12 (3.92%) IBM Cloud
5 12 (3.92%) SoftLayer
6 7 (2.29%) IaaS
7 4 (1.31%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.98%) SaaS
9 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.33%) NuGet
9 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 86 (28.10%) Firewall
2 72 (23.53%) WAN
3 51 (16.67%) DNS
4 47 (15.36%) LAN
5 40 (13.07%) DHCP
6 38 (12.42%) Remote Desktop
7 28 (9.15%) Intrusion Detection
7 28 (9.15%) Unified Communications
8 27 (8.82%) Cisco Nexus
9 24 (7.84%) Wireless
10 20 (6.54%) SAN
11 19 (6.21%) VPN
12 17 (5.56%) IPsec
12 17 (5.56%) TCP/IP
13 16 (5.23%) Software-Defined Networking
14 15 (4.90%) Internet
14 15 (4.90%) VoIP
15 13 (4.25%) VLAN
16 5 (1.63%) IPv4
16 5 (1.63%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.98%) MS Access
2 3 (0.98%) Oracle Database
2 3 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (0.98%) Relational Database
2 3 (0.98%) SQL Server 2016
2 3 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.33%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (5.56%) JIRA
2 13 (4.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (2.61%) Bitbucket
4 7 (2.29%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.63%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (1.31%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (0.98%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.33%) Chocolatey
General
1 47 (15.36%) Public Sector
2 30 (9.80%) Military
3 26 (8.50%) Aerospace
3 26 (8.50%) Finance
4 12 (3.92%) Marketing
5 8 (2.61%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.29%) Electronics
6 7 (2.29%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.63%) Retail
8 1 (0.33%) Advertising
8 1 (0.33%) Back Office
8 1 (0.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 81 (26.47%) Support Engineer
2 41 (13.40%) IT Engineer
3 37 (12.09%) IT Support
4 36 (11.76%) Architect
5 35 (11.44%) IT Support Engineer
6 33 (10.78%) Solutions Architect
7 32 (10.46%) Consultant
8 29 (9.48%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 28 (9.15%) Analyst
10 25 (8.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 22 (7.19%) 2nd Line Support
12 21 (6.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 21 (6.86%) Systems Engineer
13 20 (6.54%) Windows Engineer
14 18 (5.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 18 (5.88%) Support Analyst
15 17 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 17 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
15 17 (5.56%) Network Architect
16 16 (5.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.94%) .NET
2 8 (2.61%) Web Services
3 5 (1.63%) JSON
4 4 (1.31%) Middleware
5 3 (0.98%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.98%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 3 (0.98%) CSS
5 3 (0.98%) HTML
5 3 (0.98%) jQuery
5 3 (0.98%) RESTful
5 3 (0.98%) SOAP
5 3 (0.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.33%) .NET Core
6 1 (0.33%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.33%) EDI
6 1 (0.33%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.33%) Node.js
6 1 (0.33%) React
6 1 (0.33%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 41 (13.40%) Management Information System
2 26 (8.50%) Driving Licence
3 16 (5.23%) Hybrid Cloud
3 16 (5.23%) Mobile Computing
4 9 (2.94%) Clustering
5 8 (2.61%) Data Centre
6 7 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (1.63%) PKI
8 4 (1.31%) Blog
9 2 (0.65%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.65%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.65%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.33%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.33%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.33%) Cyberattack
10 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.33%) iPad
10 1 (0.33%) iPhone
10 1 (0.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 306 (100.00%) Windows
2 253 (82.68%) Windows Server
3 124 (40.52%) Windows 10
4 96 (31.37%) Linux
5 91 (29.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 89 (29.08%) Windows 7
7 42 (13.73%) Windows 8
8 12 (3.92%) CentOS
9 11 (3.59%) Mac OS
10 7 (2.29%) Unix
11 6 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (1.63%) Mac OS X
13 4 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.98%) Debian
14 3 (0.98%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.65%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (16.34%) ITIL
2 46 (15.03%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (15.03%) Project Delivery
3 43 (14.05%) Data Protection
3 43 (14.05%) Security Monitoring
4 40 (13.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 35 (11.44%) Project Management
5 35 (11.44%) Technical Architecture
6 33 (10.78%) Architectural Design
6 33 (10.78%) Migration
7 29 (9.48%) Mentoring
8 26 (8.50%) Cybersecurity
9 25 (8.17%) PRINCE2
10 23 (7.52%) Actionable Insight
10 23 (7.52%) Problem-Solving
11 22 (7.19%) Virtual Environments
12 20 (6.54%) Information Assurance
12 20 (6.54%) Information Security
12 20 (6.54%) IT Strategy
12 20 (6.54%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 68 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 25 (8.17%) SQL
3 18 (5.88%) Python
4 13 (4.25%) VBScript
5 10 (3.27%) C
6 6 (1.96%) C#
7 4 (1.31%) Bash Shell
7 4 (1.31%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.98%) Perl
8 3 (0.98%) PL/SQL
8 3 (0.98%) Ruby
8 3 (0.98%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.98%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 79 (25.82%) Security Cleared
2 63 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 57 (18.63%) MCSE
4 43 (14.05%) MCSA
5 36 (11.76%) DV Cleared
6 26 (8.50%) SC Cleared
7 17 (5.56%) CCNA
7 17 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (5.56%) Degree
7 17 (5.56%) MCP
8 16 (5.23%) TOGAF Certification
9 10 (3.27%) CCA
9 10 (3.27%) Citrix Certification
9 10 (3.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (2.94%) CEH
10 9 (2.94%) ISEB
10 9 (2.94%) ISTQB
10 9 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.65%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.65%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.19%) SLA
2 4 (1.31%) GDPR
3 2 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 215 (70.26%) Active Directory
2 99 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 71 (23.20%) Hyper-V
4 23 (7.52%) XenApp
5 21 (6.86%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (5.56%) VMware NSX
7 16 (5.23%) Virtual Desktop
7 16 (5.23%) vSphere
8 9 (2.94%) DFS Replication
8 9 (2.94%) Docker
9 3 (0.98%) Btrfs
9 3 (0.98%) Ceph
9 3 (0.98%) DRBD
9 3 (0.98%) Firmware
9 3 (0.98%) KVM
9 3 (0.98%) Samba
9 3 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.98%) VMware Server
9 3 (0.98%) Xen
10 1 (0.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 56 (18.30%) SCCM
2 53 (17.32%) SCOM
3 23 (7.52%) WSUS
4 19 (6.21%) vCenter Server
5 17 (5.56%) Ansible
6 16 (5.23%) vRealize
7 10 (3.27%) Microsoft Clustering
8 7 (2.29%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (1.31%) Backup Exec
9 4 (1.31%) NetBackup
9 4 (1.31%) Red Hat Satellite
10 3 (0.98%) Kubernetes
10 3 (0.98%) Oracle ZFS
11 2 (0.65%) Puppet
11 2 (0.65%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 2 (0.65%) Terraform
12 1 (0.33%) logstash
12 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Intune
12 1 (0.33%) Packer
12 1 (0.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 155 (50.65%) VMware
2 147 (48.04%) Microsoft
3 91 (29.74%) Cisco
4 38 (12.42%) Apple
4 38 (12.42%) Citrix
5 34 (11.11%) Atlassian
6 24 (7.84%) McAfee
7 23 (7.52%) Veeam
8 20 (6.54%) Juniper
9 16 (5.23%) AVG
10 14 (4.58%) Sage
11 13 (4.25%) Meraki
12 9 (2.94%) IronPort
13 7 (2.29%) Red Hat
13 7 (2.29%) SAP
14 6 (1.96%) Adobe
15 4 (1.31%) Google
16 3 (0.98%) HP
16 3 (0.98%) Oracle
16 3 (0.98%) Splunk