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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England / South West
Rank 113 68 103
Rank change year-on-year -45 +35  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 126 244 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.51% 4.18% 2.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.07% 14.73% 9.73%
Number of salaries quoted 108 229 141
Median salary £31,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,050 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +2.85%  

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 1138 1657 1624
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 22.70% 28.40% 27.32%
Number of salaries quoted 996 1442 1376
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £54,250
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 23 March 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 23 March 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
Gloucestershire +8 42 £31,500 -3.07% 1
Wiltshire -5 32 £35,000 +27.27% 4
Bristol -16 25 £30,000 +9.09% 6
Dorset -11 14 £31,250 +9.64% 4
Devon -9 7 £25,750 -11.20% 1
Somerset -9 6 £22,500 -52.63% 1
Cornwall -18 2 £40,000 -
Windows Server 2012
England

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 March 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.

1 323 (100.00%) Windows
2 221 (68.42%) Windows Server
3 212 (65.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 198 (61.30%) Microsoft
5 183 (56.66%) Active Directory
6 169 (52.32%) VMware
7 128 (39.63%) MS Exchange
8 101 (31.27%) Exchange Server 2010
9 89 (27.55%) ITIL
10 79 (24.46%) MS Excel
11 77 (23.84%) Windows Server 2003
11 77 (23.84%) VMware Infrastructure
12 73 (22.60%) Hyper-V
13 70 (21.67%) Office 365
13 70 (21.67%) Exchange Server 2013
14 63 (19.50%) Cisco
15 57 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
16 56 (17.34%) Citrix
17 54 (16.72%) Microsoft Certification
18 53 (16.41%) SAN
19 51 (15.79%) WAN
20 50 (15.48%) SQL Server
21 49 (15.17%) Windows 7
21 49 (15.17%) Data Centre
21 49 (15.17%) LAN
22 48 (14.86%) Security Cleared
23 47 (14.55%) Firewall
24 44 (13.62%) Windows 8
25 40 (12.38%) PowerShell
25 40 (12.38%) SQL

Windows Server 2012
Top Related 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
1 128 (39.63%) MS Exchange
2 101 (31.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 70 (21.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 57 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
5 22 (6.81%) IIS
6 9 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (2.79%) Skype for Business
7 7 (2.17%) SharePoint
8 6 (1.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (0.93%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.31%) Apache
11 1 (0.31%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.31%) JBoss
11 1 (0.31%) Mule
11 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 79 (24.46%) MS Excel
2 40 (12.38%) MS Office
3 4 (1.24%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.62%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 3 (0.93%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 2 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.31%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 70 (21.67%) Office 365
2 34 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (4.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (2.48%) SaaS
5 4 (1.24%) IaaS
6 1 (0.31%) G Suite
6 1 (0.31%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (16.41%) SAN
2 51 (15.79%) WAN
3 49 (15.17%) LAN
4 47 (14.55%) Firewall
5 38 (11.76%) VPN
6 29 (8.98%) SMTP
6 29 (8.98%) TCP/IP
7 28 (8.67%) DNS
8 27 (8.36%) VLAN
9 25 (7.74%) DHCP
10 23 (7.12%) Wi-Fi
11 17 (5.26%) NNTP
11 17 (5.26%) X.400
11 17 (5.26%) X.500
12 12 (3.72%) Remote Desktop
13 10 (3.10%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (3.10%) Cisco PIX
14 9 (2.79%) NAS
15 8 (2.48%) IMAP
16 7 (2.17%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (15.48%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.81%) SQL Server 2005
2 22 (6.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (3.10%) Oracle Database
5 8 (2.48%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (2.48%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.31%) MS Access
8 1 (0.31%) MySQL
8 1 (0.31%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 14 (4.33%) Visual Studio
2 7 (2.17%) PROIV
3 4 (1.24%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.24%) JIRA
3 4 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.31%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.31%) Bower
5 1 (0.31%) Grunt
5 1 (0.31%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.31%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.31%) MSI
5 1 (0.31%) RSpec
5 1 (0.31%) RubyGems
5 1 (0.31%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.31%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (3.72%) Advertising
2 7 (2.17%) Finance
3 4 (1.24%) Law
3 4 (1.24%) Telecoms
4 3 (0.93%) Games
4 3 (0.93%) Legal
4 3 (0.93%) Retail
5 2 (0.62%) Back Office
5 2 (0.62%) Electronics
5 2 (0.62%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.62%) Marketing
6 1 (0.31%) Automotive
6 1 (0.31%) French Language
6 1 (0.31%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.31%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 107 (33.13%) Support Engineer
2 69 (21.36%) IT Support
3 62 (19.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 57 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support
5 50 (15.48%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 47 (14.55%) IT Engineer
7 39 (12.07%) Analyst
8 35 (10.84%) Windows Engineer
9 31 (9.60%) IT Support Engineer
10 28 (8.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 23 (7.12%) Server Engineer
12 19 (5.88%) IT Technician
13 18 (5.57%) Support Analyst
14 17 (5.26%) IT Analyst
14 17 (5.26%) IT Support Technician
14 17 (5.26%) Support Technician
14 17 (5.26%) Windows Server Engineer
15 15 (4.64%) Consultant
16 14 (4.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
17 13 (4.02%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (6.50%) XML
2 19 (5.88%) .NET
3 17 (5.26%) Web Services
4 12 (3.72%) .NET Framework
5 10 (3.10%) Middleware
6 8 (2.48%) MAPI
7 6 (1.86%) Regular Expression
8 5 (1.55%) HTML
9 2 (0.62%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.62%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.62%) AutoMapper
9 2 (0.62%) CSS
9 2 (0.62%) Entity Framework
9 2 (0.62%) jQuery
9 2 (0.62%) LINQ
10 1 (0.31%) JSON
10 1 (0.31%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (15.17%) Data Centre
2 25 (7.74%) Driving Licence
3 20 (6.19%) Clustering
4 12 (3.72%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.48%) Cybercrime
5 8 (2.48%) EPoS
5 8 (2.48%) iPad
6 7 (2.17%) Client/Server
6 7 (2.17%) Replication
7 6 (1.86%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (1.55%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (0.62%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.62%) iPhone
9 2 (0.62%) Robotics
9 2 (0.62%) User Experience
10 1 (0.31%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.31%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.31%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.31%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 323 (100.00%) Windows
2 221 (68.42%) Windows Server
3 212 (65.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 77 (23.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 49 (15.17%) Windows 7
6 44 (13.62%) Windows 8
7 36 (11.15%) Linux
8 30 (9.29%) Windows 10
9 25 (7.74%) Windows XP
10 16 (4.95%) Unix
11 13 (4.02%) Solaris
12 9 (2.79%) CentOS
12 9 (2.79%) Windows Vista
13 7 (2.17%) AIX
14 6 (1.86%) Windows 2000
15 4 (1.24%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.62%) Ubuntu
17 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 1 (0.31%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (27.55%) ITIL
2 30 (9.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 30 (9.29%) Infrastructure Management
3 29 (8.98%) Migration
4 15 (4.64%) High Availability
4 15 (4.64%) Project Management
5 13 (4.02%) Service Delivery
6 12 (3.72%) Mentoring
7 11 (3.41%) Application Packaging
7 11 (3.41%) Patch Management
8 9 (2.79%) Asset Management
8 9 (2.79%) Change Control
8 9 (2.79%) Customer Requirements
8 9 (2.79%) Load Balancing
9 8 (2.48%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (2.17%) Information Security
10 7 (2.17%) UML
11 6 (1.86%) Cybersecurity
11 6 (1.86%) Information Security Management
11 6 (1.86%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (12.38%) PowerShell
1 40 (12.38%) SQL
2 21 (6.50%) JavaScript
3 14 (4.33%) VB
3 14 (4.33%) VBScript
4 10 (3.10%) C#
5 4 (1.24%) Java
6 3 (0.93%) Bash Shell
6 3 (0.93%) C
6 3 (0.93%) Python
6 3 (0.93%) VBA
7 1 (0.31%) PHP
7 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (16.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (14.86%) Security Cleared
3 39 (12.07%) MCSE
4 33 (10.22%) DV Cleared
5 27 (8.36%) MCP
6 26 (8.05%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (7.74%) MCSA
8 23 (7.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 20 (6.19%) CCNA
10 14 (4.33%) SC Cleared
11 13 (4.02%) CCNP
12 11 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (1.86%) Degree
13 6 (1.86%) MCITP
14 4 (1.24%) CCA
14 4 (1.24%) CCEA
14 4 (1.24%) Citrix Certification
15 3 (0.93%) CCIE
15 3 (0.93%) Network+ Certification
15 3 (0.93%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (8.67%) SLA
2 6 (1.86%) GPG13
3 3 (0.93%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.31%) QA
System Software
1 183 (56.66%) Active Directory
2 77 (23.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 73 (22.60%) Hyper-V
4 30 (9.29%) XenApp
5 24 (7.43%) XenDesktop
6 12 (3.72%) Terminal Services
7 10 (3.10%) vSphere
8 6 (1.86%) Firmware
9 5 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.93%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (0.93%) Xen
11 2 (0.62%) DFS Replication
11 2 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.62%) UAG
11 2 (0.62%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.62%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.31%) Docker
12 1 (0.31%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 16 (4.95%) SCCM
2 12 (3.72%) SCOM
3 10 (3.10%) WSUS
4 8 (2.48%) Microsoft Clustering
5 6 (1.86%) ArcSight ESM
5 6 (1.86%) Backup Exec
6 4 (1.24%) HP SIM
6 4 (1.24%) OpenView
7 3 (0.93%) Grafana
7 3 (0.93%) Graphite
8 2 (0.62%) Nagios
8 2 (0.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.31%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.31%) Ansible
9 1 (0.31%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.31%) Iperf
9 1 (0.31%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.31%) Mesos
9 1 (0.31%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.31%) Puppet
Vendors
1 198 (61.30%) Microsoft
2 169 (52.32%) VMware
3 63 (19.50%) Cisco
4 56 (17.34%) Citrix
5 21 (6.50%) HP
6 16 (4.95%) Oracle
7 15 (4.64%) Dell
7 15 (4.64%) Veeam
8 13 (4.02%) Juniper
9 11 (3.41%) Red Hat
9 11 (3.41%) SonicWALL
10 9 (2.79%) CheckPoint
11 8 (2.48%) F5
11 8 (2.48%) NetApp
12 7 (2.17%) Splunk
13 6 (1.86%) Apple
13 6 (1.86%) ArcSight
13 6 (1.86%) Avaya
13 6 (1.86%) Crossbeam
13 6 (1.86%) Draytek
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: MARKET SALARY
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Itecco
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 Per Annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + Car + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Rullion
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Plymouth
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago