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

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England / South West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 69 66
Rank change year-on-year -41 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 139 214 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.66% 4.07% 4.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.79% 15.78% 14.11%
Number of salaries quoted 128 188 225
Median salary £35,000 £31,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.90% -3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,550
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 West with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1288 1356 1878
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 24.66% 25.81% 31.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1099 1177 1584
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 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
Bristol -1 53 £36,500 +12.30% 11
Gloucestershire -3 37 £44,000 +4.76% 5
Dorset -4 18 £26,500 +10.41% 4
Wiltshire -39 16 £32,500 +8.33% 3
Somerset -8 8 £35,000 +9.37% 1
Devon +5 6 £35,000 +21.73%
Cornwall -26 1 £32,500 +18.18%
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 West region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 271 (100.00%) Windows
2 171 (63.10%) Windows Server
3 160 (59.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 145 (53.51%) VMware
5 139 (51.29%) Microsoft
6 131 (48.34%) Active Directory
7 75 (27.68%) Linux
8 70 (25.83%) VMware Infrastructure
9 65 (23.99%) ITIL
10 62 (22.88%) MS Exchange
11 54 (19.93%) Firewall
12 52 (19.19%) Cisco
12 52 (19.19%) Amazon AWS
13 51 (18.82%) Windows Server 2003
14 49 (18.08%) Exchange Server 2010
15 48 (17.71%) Office 365
16 46 (16.97%) Data Centre
16 46 (16.97%) Hyper-V
17 44 (16.24%) Microsoft Certification
18 41 (15.13%) SQL Server
19 39 (14.39%) SAN
20 38 (14.02%) PowerShell
21 37 (13.65%) SQL
22 35 (12.92%) DHCP
22 35 (12.92%) DNS
23 34 (12.55%) Citrix
24 33 (12.18%) Security Cleared
25 32 (11.81%) Windows 7
26 31 (11.44%) Cisco Certification
27 30 (11.07%) MCSE

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 62 (22.88%) MS Exchange
2 49 (18.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (11.07%) Exchange Server 2013
4 26 (9.59%) IIS
5 20 (7.38%) Exchange Server 2007
6 14 (5.17%) Apache
7 11 (4.06%) Tomcat
8 9 (3.32%) Confluence
9 7 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (1.85%) Skype for Business
11 4 (1.48%) IBM Notes
11 4 (1.48%) WebLogic
12 3 (1.11%) OpenStack
12 3 (1.11%) SharePoint
12 3 (1.11%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.37%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 29 (10.70%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.74%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 52 (19.19%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (17.71%) Office 365
3 21 (7.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (3.32%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (2.95%) AWS CloudFormation
5 8 (2.95%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 8 (2.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (1.85%) IaaS
6 5 (1.85%) SaaS
7 4 (1.48%) PaaS
8 1 (0.37%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 54 (19.93%) Firewall
2 39 (14.39%) SAN
3 35 (12.92%) DHCP
3 35 (12.92%) DNS
4 26 (9.59%) TCP/IP
5 24 (8.86%) LAN
5 24 (8.86%) WAN
6 23 (8.49%) VPN
7 12 (4.43%) VLAN
8 11 (4.06%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (3.69%) Network Security
10 8 (2.95%) iSCSI
10 8 (2.95%) SMTP
11 7 (2.58%) NAS
12 6 (2.21%) Remote Desktop
12 6 (2.21%) VoIP
13 5 (1.85%) Cisco PIX
13 5 (1.85%) FTP
13 5 (1.85%) Software-Defined Networking
13 5 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (15.13%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.90%) Oracle Database
3 13 (4.80%) MySQL
4 9 (3.32%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (2.95%) Amazon RDS
6 6 (2.21%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.37%) MS Access
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (4.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 12 (4.43%) JIRA
2 9 (3.32%) PROIV
3 8 (2.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (2.21%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (1.85%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.85%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.85%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (1.48%) Artifactory
6 4 (1.48%) Bower
6 4 (1.48%) Grunt
6 4 (1.48%) MSBuild
6 4 (1.48%) RSpec
6 4 (1.48%) RubyGems
6 4 (1.48%) Vagrant
6 4 (1.48%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.37%) FishEye
7 1 (0.37%) MSI
7 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (5.90%) Finance
2 7 (2.58%) Advertising
3 4 (1.48%) Law
3 4 (1.48%) Retail
3 4 (1.48%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.11%) Games
4 3 (1.11%) Legal
5 2 (0.74%) Banking
6 1 (0.37%) Back Office
6 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 61 (22.51%) Support Engineer
2 43 (15.87%) Analyst
3 42 (15.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 38 (14.02%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 35 (12.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 32 (11.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 30 (11.07%) IT Support
8 25 (9.23%) IT Engineer
9 17 (6.27%) IT Support Engineer
10 16 (5.90%) AWS Engineer
10 16 (5.90%) Windows Engineer
11 15 (5.54%) Support Analyst
12 14 (5.17%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 13 (4.80%) DevOps Engineer
14 12 (4.43%) Server Engineer
15 11 (4.06%) 2nd Line Support
15 11 (4.06%) Technical Support
16 10 (3.69%) Linux Engineer
16 10 (3.69%) Team Leader
17 9 (3.32%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (9.96%) .NET
2 16 (5.90%) XML
3 14 (5.17%) Web Services
4 9 (3.32%) ASP.NET
5 6 (2.21%) .NET Framework
5 6 (2.21%) LAMP
5 6 (2.21%) Middleware
6 5 (1.85%) OpenVZ
7 4 (1.48%) JSON
8 3 (1.11%) MAPI
8 3 (1.11%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 46 (16.97%) Data Centre
2 14 (5.17%) Clustering
3 12 (4.43%) iPad
4 9 (3.32%) Replication
5 8 (2.95%) Linux Command Line
6 7 (2.58%) Cybercrime
6 7 (2.58%) Driving Licence
7 6 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.21%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.85%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.85%) User Experience
9 4 (1.48%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.48%) Thin Client
10 3 (1.11%) EPoS
10 3 (1.11%) Fintech
10 3 (1.11%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.74%) Security Operations Centre
12 1 (0.37%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.37%) HP Storage
12 1 (0.37%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 271 (100.00%) Windows
2 171 (63.10%) Windows Server
3 160 (59.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 75 (27.68%) Linux
5 51 (18.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 32 (11.81%) Windows 7
7 18 (6.64%) CentOS
7 18 (6.64%) Windows 10
8 16 (5.90%) AIX
9 12 (4.43%) Solaris
9 12 (4.43%) Unix
9 12 (4.43%) Windows 8
10 9 (3.32%) Windows XP
11 8 (2.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.11%) Android
12 3 (1.11%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.11%) Debian
12 3 (1.11%) SUSE
12 3 (1.11%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.74%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (23.99%) ITIL
2 25 (9.23%) DevOps
2 25 (9.23%) Migration
3 23 (8.49%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (6.27%) Infrastructure Management
5 15 (5.54%) High Availability
6 13 (4.80%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (4.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (4.43%) SIEM
8 11 (4.06%) Asset Management
8 11 (4.06%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (4.06%) Cybersecurity
9 10 (3.69%) Project Management
9 10 (3.69%) Scrum
10 9 (3.32%) Security Patching
11 8 (2.95%) Software Engineering
12 7 (2.58%) Application Packaging
12 7 (2.58%) Mentoring
12 7 (2.58%) Mobile Device Management
12 7 (2.58%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (14.02%) PowerShell
2 37 (13.65%) SQL
3 22 (8.12%) C#
4 8 (2.95%) Java
5 6 (2.21%) Bash Shell
5 6 (2.21%) Shell Script
6 5 (1.85%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.48%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.48%) Python
7 4 (1.48%) VBScript
8 3 (1.11%) AWK
8 3 (1.11%) sed
9 2 (0.74%) C
9 2 (0.74%) PHP
10 1 (0.37%) Perl
10 1 (0.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 44 (16.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (12.18%) Security Cleared
3 31 (11.44%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (11.07%) MCSE
5 24 (8.86%) CCNA
6 22 (8.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 17 (6.27%) MCSA
8 16 (5.90%) DV Cleared
9 14 (5.17%) CCNP
10 12 (4.43%) MCP
11 11 (4.06%) SC Cleared
12 9 (3.32%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (2.58%) Degree
14 5 (1.85%) CISM
14 5 (1.85%) CNA
14 5 (1.85%) MCITP
14 5 (1.85%) MCTS
14 5 (1.85%) Network+ Certification
14 5 (1.85%) Novell Certification
14 5 (1.85%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (10.70%) SLA
2 9 (3.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.58%) QA
4 5 (1.85%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.11%) GPG13
6 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 131 (48.34%) Active Directory
2 70 (25.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (16.97%) Hyper-V
4 22 (8.12%) vSphere
5 19 (7.01%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (6.64%) XenApp
7 12 (4.43%) XenDesktop
8 8 (2.95%) NFS
9 5 (1.85%) VirtualBox
10 4 (1.48%) Docker
11 3 (1.11%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.74%) Virtual Desktop
12 2 (0.74%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.37%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (6.27%) SCCM
2 12 (4.43%) WSUS
3 10 (3.69%) SCOM
4 8 (2.95%) vMotion
5 7 (2.58%) Backup Exec
5 7 (2.58%) Microsoft Clustering
6 5 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (1.85%) Puppet
7 4 (1.48%) Ansible
7 4 (1.48%) Marathon
7 4 (1.48%) Mesos
7 4 (1.48%) Terraform
8 3 (1.11%) ArcSight ESM
8 3 (1.11%) Cacti
8 3 (1.11%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 3 (1.11%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 3 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (1.11%) Red Hat Satellite
8 3 (1.11%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 3 (1.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 145 (53.51%) VMware
2 139 (51.29%) Microsoft
3 52 (19.19%) Cisco
4 34 (12.55%) Citrix
5 24 (8.86%) Oracle
6 20 (7.38%) Red Hat
7 17 (6.27%) Dell
8 11 (4.06%) NetApp
9 10 (3.69%) SonicWALL
10 9 (3.32%) Atlassian
10 9 (3.32%) HP
11 7 (2.58%) Symantec
11 7 (2.58%) Veeam
12 6 (2.21%) Palo Alto
12 6 (2.21%) Splunk
13 5 (1.85%) IBM
14 4 (1.48%) Apple
14 4 (1.48%) ArcSight
14 4 (1.48%) Juniper
14 4 (1.48%) Lotus
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
SoCode Limited
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £26000 - £32000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Itecco
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Itecco
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Alpha IT Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + security clearance
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
Alertsystems.co.uk
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson Government & Defence
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
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Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + substantial benefits
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Gloucester, Gloucestershire
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Salary: Competive Salary with excellent benefits
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
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Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
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Melksham, Wiltshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + training & benefits
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Bournemouth
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
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Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, Avon
soVision Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £27,000 per annum
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Gloucester, Gloucestershire
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