Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England > South West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 72 72
Rank change year-on-year -10 0 +55
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 366 447 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.55% 4.09% 3.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.66% 15.63% 13.46%
Number of salaries quoted 309 419 459
South West median annual salary £36,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.77% - -7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,500 £19,400
90th Percentile £53,750 £50,650 £48,750
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 2679 2860 3455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 26.02% 26.17% 29.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2210 2479 3035
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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 +15 111 £40,000 +23.08% 6
Gloucestershire +22 91 £46,000 +15.00% 3
Dorset -23 49 £32,000 +2.40% 2
Somerset +16 46 £24,750 +3.13% 1
Wiltshire -47 45 £32,500 +4.84% 2
Devon -1 7 £22,000 -20.00%
Cornwall -13 6 £25,000 +2.04% 1
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 366 (100.00%) Windows
2 273 (74.59%) Windows Server
3 235 (64.21%) Active Directory
4 226 (61.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 190 (51.91%) Microsoft
6 185 (50.55%) VMware
7 109 (29.78%) Office 365
8 108 (29.51%) Windows 7
9 101 (27.60%) Firewall
10 100 (27.32%) SQL Server
11 95 (25.96%) VMware Infrastructure
12 90 (24.59%) Hyper-V
13 86 (23.50%) ITIL
14 80 (21.86%) Windows 10
15 75 (20.49%) Linux
16 73 (19.95%) DNS
17 72 (19.67%) PowerShell
18 64 (17.49%) Security Cleared
19 63 (17.21%) Citrix
20 62 (16.94%) SharePoint
21 60 (16.39%) MS Exchange
21 60 (16.39%) DHCP
22 59 (16.12%) TCP/IP
22 59 (16.12%) Cisco
22 59 (16.12%) Microsoft Azure
23 54 (14.75%) SCCM
24 52 (14.21%) Analytical Skills
25 51 (13.93%) SAN
26 49 (13.39%) Degree
27 46 (12.57%) vSphere

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 (16.94%) SharePoint
2 60 (16.39%) MS Exchange
3 40 (10.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 36 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2013
5 30 (8.20%) IIS
5 30 (8.20%) Skype for Business
6 19 (5.19%) Apache
6 19 (5.19%) Tomcat
7 13 (3.55%) Confluence
7 13 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (1.64%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (1.37%) GlassFish
9 5 (1.37%) JBoss
9 5 (1.37%) Mule
10 3 (0.82%) SAS
10 3 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.82%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.27%) Apache Qpid
11 1 (0.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 42 (11.48%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.82%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.37%) ResourceLink
3 3 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 109 (29.78%) Office 365
2 59 (16.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (12.30%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (2.73%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (2.46%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (2.46%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 9 (2.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 7 (1.91%) IaaS
7 5 (1.37%) PaaS
8 4 (1.09%) IBM Cloud
8 4 (1.09%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 101 (27.60%) Firewall
2 73 (19.95%) DNS
3 60 (16.39%) DHCP
4 59 (16.12%) TCP/IP
5 51 (13.93%) SAN
6 37 (10.11%) Network Security
7 27 (7.38%) Intrusion Detection
8 19 (5.19%) LAN
8 19 (5.19%) Skype
9 17 (4.64%) WAN
10 15 (4.10%) VLAN
11 14 (3.83%) NAS
12 13 (3.55%) Remote Desktop
12 13 (3.55%) VPN
13 10 (2.73%) iSCSI
14 9 (2.46%) Cisco ASA
14 9 (2.46%) VoIP
15 8 (2.19%) DDNS
15 8 (2.19%) Wireless
16 7 (1.91%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (27.32%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.19%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (3.55%) SQL Server 2014
4 12 (3.28%) MySQL
5 10 (2.73%) Amazon RDS
6 7 (1.91%) RDBMS
6 7 (1.91%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.64%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.55%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.27%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (5.19%) JIRA
2 16 (4.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 16 (4.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.64%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.64%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.37%) Artifactory
4 5 (1.37%) MSBuild
4 5 (1.37%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (1.37%) PROIV
4 5 (1.37%) RSpec
4 5 (1.37%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.27%) Ant
5 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.27%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.27%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.27%) Selenium
5 1 (0.27%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.27%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.27%) TestNG
General
1 27 (7.38%) Finance
2 15 (4.10%) Legal
3 13 (3.55%) Advertising
4 12 (3.28%) Retail
5 8 (2.19%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.91%) Law
7 3 (0.82%) Back Office
7 3 (0.82%) Banking
8 1 (0.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 102 (27.87%) Support Engineer
2 63 (17.21%) IT Support
3 57 (15.57%) Analyst
3 57 (15.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 49 (13.39%) IT Engineer
5 47 (12.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 46 (12.57%) 3rd Line Support
7 43 (11.75%) 2nd Line Support
8 38 (10.38%) IT Support Engineer
9 37 (10.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 35 (9.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 31 (8.47%) Support Analyst
12 27 (7.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 17 (4.64%) IT Technician
13 17 (4.64%) Systems Engineer
13 17 (4.64%) Wintel Engineer
14 16 (4.37%) Cloud Engineer
14 16 (4.37%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
14 16 (4.37%) Support Technician
15 15 (4.10%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (10.38%) .NET
2 27 (7.38%) ASP.NET
3 24 (6.56%) Web Services
4 17 (4.64%) CSS
4 17 (4.64%) HTML
5 11 (3.01%) XML
6 10 (2.73%) HTML5
6 10 (2.73%) WinForms
7 8 (2.19%) jQuery
7 8 (2.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (1.91%) Ajax
9 6 (1.64%) AngularJS
9 6 (1.64%) LAMP
10 5 (1.37%) JSON
10 5 (1.37%) SAML
11 2 (0.55%) EDI
11 2 (0.55%) Middleware
12 1 (0.27%) .NET Framework
12 1 (0.27%) NHibernate
12 1 (0.27%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 52 (14.21%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (9.56%) Data Centre
3 27 (7.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 17 (4.64%) Hybrid Cloud
5 14 (3.83%) Video Conferencing
6 13 (3.55%) Replication
7 10 (2.73%) Clustering
7 10 (2.73%) SCADA
8 9 (2.46%) iPad
8 9 (2.46%) Public Cloud
9 8 (2.19%) Linux Command Line
9 8 (2.19%) User Experience
10 6 (1.64%) Driving Licence
10 6 (1.64%) Virtual Team
11 4 (1.09%) Fintech
11 4 (1.09%) Life Science
11 4 (1.09%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.09%) Mobile Computing
12 3 (0.82%) Blackberry
12 3 (0.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 366 (100.00%) Windows
2 273 (74.59%) Windows Server
3 226 (61.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 108 (29.51%) Windows 7
5 80 (21.86%) Windows 10
6 75 (20.49%) Linux
7 41 (11.20%) Windows Server 2003
8 29 (7.92%) Windows 8
9 18 (4.92%) CentOS
9 18 (4.92%) Unix
10 16 (4.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (3.55%) AIX
12 8 (2.19%) Windows XP
13 6 (1.64%) Mac OS
13 6 (1.64%) Solaris
14 5 (1.37%) Apple iOS
14 5 (1.37%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.55%) Android
16 1 (0.27%) Debian
16 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (23.50%) ITIL
2 37 (10.11%) ITIL V3
2 37 (10.11%) Service Delivery
3 36 (9.84%) ITSM
4 34 (9.29%) Problem Management
5 33 (9.02%) Business Intelligence
5 33 (9.02%) Proactive Management
5 33 (9.02%) Service Management
6 28 (7.65%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (6.83%) DevOps
8 20 (5.46%) Network Virtualisation
9 18 (4.92%) Customer Requirements
10 17 (4.64%) Software Engineering
11 16 (4.37%) Boundary Protection
11 16 (4.37%) CRM
11 16 (4.37%) Data Loss Prevention
11 16 (4.37%) Information Management
11 16 (4.37%) Threat Detection
11 16 (4.37%) Time Management
12 15 (4.10%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (19.67%) PowerShell
2 35 (9.56%) C#
3 31 (8.47%) SQL
4 17 (4.64%) JavaScript
5 16 (4.37%) Java
6 13 (3.55%) Shell Script
7 12 (3.28%) PHP
8 9 (2.46%) C
9 7 (1.91%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.09%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.82%) AWK
11 3 (0.82%) Perl
11 3 (0.82%) Python
11 3 (0.82%) sed
11 3 (0.82%) VBScript
12 1 (0.27%) F#
12 1 (0.27%) VB
12 1 (0.27%) VB6
Qualifications
1 64 (17.49%) Security Cleared
2 49 (13.39%) Degree
3 43 (11.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 34 (9.29%) CCNA
4 34 (9.29%) Cisco Certification
5 32 (8.74%) DV Cleared
6 27 (7.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 18 (4.92%) MCSE
8 15 (4.10%) MCP
9 13 (3.55%) Citrix Certification
10 12 (3.28%) MCSA
10 12 (3.28%) SC Cleared
11 10 (2.73%) CCNP
12 8 (2.19%) MCTS
13 7 (1.91%) MCITP
14 6 (1.64%) ISEB
15 5 (1.37%) VCP5
16 4 (1.09%) MCDST
17 3 (0.82%) CCEA
17 3 (0.82%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.10%) SLA
2 9 (2.46%) QA
3 8 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.19%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 235 (64.21%) Active Directory
2 95 (25.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 90 (24.59%) Hyper-V
4 46 (12.57%) vSphere
5 32 (8.74%) VMware ESXi
6 29 (7.92%) Virtual Desktop
7 20 (5.46%) XenApp
8 17 (4.64%) BitLocker
9 15 (4.10%) XenDesktop
10 9 (2.46%) NFS
11 8 (2.19%) Docker
12 4 (1.09%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.27%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.27%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.27%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.27%) VMFS
13 1 (0.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 54 (14.75%) SCCM
2 28 (7.65%) SCOM
3 21 (5.74%) SCVMM
3 21 (5.74%) WSUS
4 11 (3.01%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 10 (2.73%) Backup Exec
5 10 (2.73%) vMotion
6 5 (1.37%) Ansible
6 5 (1.37%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 5 (1.37%) Terraform
6 5 (1.37%) ZABBIX
7 4 (1.09%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (1.09%) QRadar
7 4 (1.09%) vCenter Server
8 3 (0.82%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 3 (0.82%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.82%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 3 (0.82%) Puppet
8 3 (0.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (0.55%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 190 (51.91%) Microsoft
2 185 (50.55%) VMware
3 63 (17.21%) Citrix
4 59 (16.12%) Cisco
5 28 (7.65%) McAfee
6 22 (6.01%) Veeam
7 20 (5.46%) HP
8 19 (5.19%) Red Hat
9 17 (4.64%) Dell
10 15 (4.10%) NetApp
11 13 (3.55%) Atlassian
12 12 (3.28%) Oracle
13 10 (2.73%) SolarWinds
14 9 (2.46%) AlienVault
14 9 (2.46%) Apple
15 5 (1.37%) CA Agile Central
15 5 (1.37%) CommVault
15 5 (1.37%) IBM
15 5 (1.37%) Jaspersoft
15 5 (1.37%) NGA Human Resources