Period
to 14 August 2020

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 14 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England > South West
6 months to
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 148 87 129
Rank change year-on-year -61 +42 -18
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 66 336 246
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 1.58% 3.34% 2.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.25% 12.92% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 52 305 167
Median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +10.29% -2.86%
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,400 £22,900
90th Percentile £43,750 £61,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.39% +2.67% -1.32%

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 1,056 2,601 2,790
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 25.25% 25.87% 26.68%
Number of salaries quoted 879 2,123 2,193
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,150 £25,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in the South West over the 6 months to 14 August 2020.

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 14 August 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
Bristol +25 22 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Wiltshire -21 19 £33,000 -45.00% 10
Gloucestershire 0 12 £46,500 +32.86% 3
Dorset -1 9 £30,500 -12.86% 1
Somerset +8 3 £37,500 +15.38% 5
Devon +24 1 £36,525 - 3
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 West region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 56 (84.85%) Active Directory
3 55 (83.33%) Windows Server
4 51 (77.27%) Microsoft
5 37 (56.06%) VMware
6 32 (48.48%) VMware Infrastructure
7 28 (42.42%) Windows Server 2016
8 27 (40.91%) Windows Server 2019
8 27 (40.91%) Office 365
9 23 (34.85%) SQL Server
10 21 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
11 20 (30.30%) Azure
12 19 (28.79%) Firewall
13 17 (25.76%) Windows 7
14 16 (24.24%) Microsoft Office
14 16 (24.24%) Cisco
15 15 (22.73%) Citrix
15 15 (22.73%) MS Exchange
15 15 (22.73%) Windows 10
15 15 (22.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 15 (22.73%) Security Cleared
16 14 (21.21%) VMware ESXi
16 14 (21.21%) DNS
17 13 (19.70%) TCP/IP
17 13 (19.70%) Microsoft Certification
17 13 (19.70%) Hyper-V
18 12 (18.18%) PowerShell
18 12 (18.18%) SC Cleared
18 12 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
18 12 (18.18%) VPN

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 15 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 12 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (12.12%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.55%) IIS
4 3 (4.55%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.03%) Confluence
6 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.52%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.52%) nginx
6 1 (1.52%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (24.24%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Exchequer
2 1 (1.52%) Faxination
Cloud Services
1 27 (40.91%) Office 365
2 20 (30.30%) Azure
3 5 (7.58%) SaaS
4 3 (4.55%) AWS
4 3 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (4.55%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 3 (4.55%) IaaS
4 3 (4.55%) PaaS
5 1 (1.52%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 19 (28.79%) Firewall
2 14 (21.21%) DNS
3 13 (19.70%) TCP/IP
4 12 (18.18%) VPN
5 11 (16.67%) DHCP
6 8 (12.12%) LAN
6 8 (12.12%) VoIP
6 8 (12.12%) WAN
7 7 (10.61%) SAN
8 5 (7.58%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (6.06%) VLAN
10 3 (4.55%) NAS
10 3 (4.55%) Skype
11 1 (1.52%) Ethernet
11 1 (1.52%) Intranet
11 1 (1.52%) NetScaler
11 1 (1.52%) Software-Defined Networking
11 1 (1.52%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (34.85%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.15%) SQL Server 2017
3 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (4.55%) MySQL
6 1 (1.52%) MS Access
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) JIRA
1 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.03%) Aerospace
2 2 (3.03%) Finance
3 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (30.30%) Support Engineer
2 16 (24.24%) IT Engineer
3 15 (22.73%) 3rd Line Support
4 14 (21.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (19.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 12 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 12 (18.18%) IT Support
7 9 (13.64%) IT Support Engineer
7 9 (13.64%) Network Engineer
8 8 (12.12%) Server Engineer
9 7 (10.61%) Analyst
10 5 (7.58%) Consultant
11 4 (6.06%) Applications Support
11 4 (6.06%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (6.06%) Server Support
12 3 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
12 3 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
12 3 (4.55%) Support Analyst
12 3 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
13 2 (3.03%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) X-Windows
2 1 (1.52%) HTML
2 1 (1.52%) HTML5
2 1 (1.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 6 (9.09%) Driving Licence
3 6 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.52%) PKI
6 1 (1.52%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.52%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 55 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 28 (42.42%) Windows Server 2016
4 27 (40.91%) Windows Server 2019
5 21 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (25.76%) Windows 7
7 15 (22.73%) Windows 10
8 7 (10.61%) Linux
9 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (3.03%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.52%) CentOS
11 1 (1.52%) Debian
11 1 (1.52%) FreeBSD
11 1 (1.52%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.52%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 11 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 5 (7.58%) Migration
5 4 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (4.55%) DevOps
6 3 (4.55%) ITIL
6 3 (4.55%) Network Virtualisation
6 3 (4.55%) Presales
6 3 (4.55%) Storage Management
7 2 (3.03%) Antivirus Management
7 2 (3.03%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (3.03%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 2 (3.03%) High Availability
7 2 (3.03%) Line Management
7 2 (3.03%) NsoIT
7 2 (3.03%) Proactive Management
7 2 (3.03%) Technology Roadmap
7 2 (3.03%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.18%) PowerShell
1 12 (18.18%) SQL
2 5 (7.58%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.52%) C
3 1 (1.52%) Java
3 1 (1.52%) Python
3 1 (1.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 13 (19.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 6 (9.09%) CCNA
4 6 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (6.06%) CCA
5 4 (6.06%) CCNP
5 4 (6.06%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (6.06%) MCITP
5 4 (6.06%) MCSE
5 4 (6.06%) VCP5
6 3 (4.55%) DV Cleared
6 3 (4.55%) HND
7 2 (3.03%) Degree
8 1 (1.52%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.52%) MCSA
8 1 (1.52%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 56 (84.85%) Active Directory
2 32 (48.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (21.21%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (19.70%) Hyper-V
5 6 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (9.09%) XenApp
6 4 (6.06%) vSphere
7 3 (4.55%) Firmware
7 3 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (4.55%) VMware Server
8 2 (3.03%) VMware NSX
8 2 (3.03%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.52%) Docker
9 1 (1.52%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.52%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.52%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 11 (16.67%) vCenter Server
2 5 (7.58%) SCCM
3 3 (4.55%) WSUS
4 2 (3.03%) Ansible
4 2 (3.03%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.03%) Terraform
5 1 (1.52%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.52%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.52%) SCOM
5 1 (1.52%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.52%) vRealize
Vendors
1 51 (77.27%) Microsoft
2 37 (56.06%) VMware
3 16 (24.24%) Cisco
4 15 (22.73%) Citrix
5 9 (13.64%) Veeam
6 8 (12.12%) Dell
7 5 (7.58%) Intapp
8 4 (6.06%) Aruba
8 4 (6.06%) Juniper
8 4 (6.06%) Sage
9 3 (4.55%) SolarWinds
10 2 (3.03%) Atlassian
10 2 (3.03%) Fortinet
10 2 (3.03%) HP
10 2 (3.03%) Meraki
11 1 (1.52%) Asigra
11 1 (1.52%) McAfee
11 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.52%) Splunk
11 1 (1.52%) Symantec