Period
to 25 May 2018

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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England > South West
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 116 77
Rank change year-on-year -5 -39 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 289 278 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.68% 2.73% 3.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.63% 11.55% 14.01%
Number of salaries quoted 196 258 414
South West median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £19,250 £20,350 £22,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £43,375
England median annual salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.67% - -

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 3,002 2,406 3,140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 27.83% 23.65% 28.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2,363 2,085 2,738
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.04% +5.00%
10th Percentile £23,757 £23,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +4.71%

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 25 May 2018.

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 25 May 2018. 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 +1 80 £37,500 +20.97% 7
Dorset -45 46 £26,250 -7.89% 3
Somerset +44 34 £32,500 +25.00% 3
Wiltshire -21 34 £40,000 +14.29% 4
Gloucestershire -18 22 £35,000 +5.26% 9
Cornwall -2 18 £33,500 -16.25% 3
Devon -1 12 £28,000 - 1
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, 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.

1 289 (100.00%) Windows
2 245 (84.78%) Windows Server
3 216 (74.74%) Active Directory
4 183 (63.32%) Microsoft
5 154 (53.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 145 (50.17%) VMware
7 133 (46.02%) Hyper-V
8 113 (39.10%) ITIL
9 106 (36.68%) Firewall
10 99 (34.26%) Office 365
11 80 (27.68%) VMware Infrastructure
11 80 (27.68%) PowerShell
12 79 (27.34%) Microsoft Azure
13 73 (25.26%) SQL Server
14 72 (24.91%) SCCM
15 67 (23.18%) Cisco
16 65 (22.49%) Service Management
16 65 (22.49%) Degree
16 65 (22.49%) Windows 10
17 63 (21.80%) SAN
18 62 (21.45%) MS Exchange
18 62 (21.45%) Service Delivery
19 61 (21.11%) ITSM
20 59 (20.42%) Proactive Management
21 58 (20.07%) Security Cleared
22 56 (19.38%) Citrix
23 54 (18.69%) Microsoft Office
24 53 (18.34%) Analytical Skills
25 49 (16.96%) Virtual Desktop
25 49 (16.96%) Linux

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 (21.45%) MS Exchange
2 46 (15.92%) SharePoint
3 31 (10.73%) Exchange Server 2013
4 29 (10.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (3.46%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (3.46%) IIS
7 5 (1.73%) Apache
7 5 (1.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (1.38%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 54 (18.69%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.73%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 99 (34.26%) Office 365
2 79 (27.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (11.07%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (5.88%) IaaS
5 10 (3.46%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (2.77%) Mimecast
7 6 (2.08%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (2.08%) SaaS
8 1 (0.35%) G Suite
8 1 (0.35%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.35%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.35%) PaaS
8 1 (0.35%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 106 (36.68%) Firewall
2 63 (21.80%) SAN
3 48 (16.61%) Intrusion Detection
4 44 (15.22%) Network Security
5 43 (14.88%) DNS
6 34 (11.76%) DHCP
7 31 (10.73%) WAN
8 29 (10.03%) NAS
9 26 (9.00%) LAN
10 22 (7.61%) TCP/IP
10 22 (7.61%) VPN
10 22 (7.61%) Wireless
11 20 (6.92%) VoIP
12 19 (6.57%) Cisco ASA
13 15 (5.19%) WLAN
14 12 (4.15%) Remote Desktop
15 11 (3.81%) VLAN
16 10 (3.46%) IPsec
16 10 (3.46%) SSL
17 6 (2.08%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (25.26%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.46%) MySQL
3 7 (2.42%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.69%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.35%) Artifactory
3 1 (0.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.35%) JIRA
3 1 (0.35%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.35%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.35%) RSpec
3 1 (0.35%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 21 (7.27%) Finance
2 4 (1.38%) Marketing
3 2 (0.69%) Advertising
3 2 (0.69%) Military
4 1 (0.35%) Law
4 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 77 (26.64%) Support Engineer
2 56 (19.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 48 (16.61%) IT Engineer
4 42 (14.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 38 (13.15%) IT Support
6 36 (12.46%) IT Support Engineer
7 30 (10.38%) 2nd Line Support
8 25 (8.65%) IT Manager
8 25 (8.65%) Wintel Engineer
9 22 (7.61%) Analyst
9 22 (7.61%) Cloud Engineer
10 21 (7.27%) 3rd Line Support
10 21 (7.27%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
11 18 (6.23%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 18 (6.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 17 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 15 (5.19%) Desktop Support
13 15 (5.19%) Infrastructure Support
13 15 (5.19%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
14 14 (4.84%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (9.34%) Web Services
2 5 (1.73%) LAMP
3 3 (1.04%) ADSI
3 3 (1.04%) LDAP
4 1 (0.35%) .NET
4 1 (0.35%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.35%) JSON
4 1 (0.35%) SAML
4 1 (0.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 53 (18.34%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (14.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 27 (9.34%) Hybrid Cloud
4 23 (7.96%) Data Centre
5 18 (6.23%) Clustering
6 16 (5.54%) User Experience
7 15 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (4.50%) Driving Licence
9 10 (3.46%) PKI
10 7 (2.42%) Blackberry
10 7 (2.42%) Enterprise Storage
11 5 (1.73%) Computer Science
11 5 (1.73%) iPhone
12 4 (1.38%) CCTV
13 3 (1.04%) iPad
13 3 (1.04%) Public Cloud
14 2 (0.69%) Self-Motivation
14 2 (0.69%) Virtual Team
15 1 (0.35%) Mobile Computing
15 1 (0.35%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 289 (100.00%) Windows
2 245 (84.78%) Windows Server
3 154 (53.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 65 (22.49%) Windows 10
5 49 (16.96%) Linux
6 48 (16.61%) Windows 7
7 44 (15.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (6.23%) Windows 8
9 14 (4.84%) CentOS
10 13 (4.50%) AIX
10 13 (4.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (1.73%) Android
12 4 (1.38%) Windows XP
13 3 (1.04%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.35%) Solaris
14 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.35%) Unix
14 1 (0.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (39.10%) ITIL
2 65 (22.49%) Service Management
3 62 (21.45%) Service Delivery
4 61 (21.11%) ITSM
5 59 (20.42%) Proactive Management
6 47 (16.26%) ITIL V3
6 47 (16.26%) Problem Management
7 43 (14.88%) Business Intelligence
8 34 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
9 26 (9.00%) Incident Management
10 24 (8.30%) Project Management
11 23 (7.96%) Network Virtualisation
12 22 (7.61%) Data Loss Prevention
12 22 (7.61%) Threat Detection
13 21 (7.27%) Boundary Protection
13 21 (7.27%) Decision-Making
14 17 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
15 16 (5.54%) Continuous Improvement
16 15 (5.19%) Disaster Recovery
17 14 (4.84%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 80 (27.68%) PowerShell
2 23 (7.96%) SQL
3 13 (4.50%) Shell Script
4 6 (2.08%) VBScript
5 2 (0.69%) Java
5 2 (0.69%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.69%) VB
6 1 (0.35%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.35%) C
6 1 (0.35%) C#
6 1 (0.35%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.35%) Perl
6 1 (0.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 65 (22.49%) Degree
2 58 (20.07%) Security Cleared
3 40 (13.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 33 (11.42%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (9.69%) CCNA
6 24 (8.30%) MCSE
7 23 (7.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 14 (4.84%) CCNP
9 12 (4.15%) Citrix Certification
10 10 (3.46%) DV Cleared
11 9 (3.11%) MCITP
12 8 (2.77%) SC Cleared
13 7 (2.42%) CCA
13 7 (2.42%) DBS Check
13 7 (2.42%) VCP5
14 6 (2.08%) MCSA
15 5 (1.73%) CCIE
15 5 (1.73%) ISTQB
15 5 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (1.73%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (13.49%) SLA
2 6 (2.08%) QA
3 3 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.35%) GDPR
4 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 216 (74.74%) Active Directory
2 133 (46.02%) Hyper-V
3 80 (27.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 49 (16.96%) Virtual Desktop
5 24 (8.30%) VMware ESXi
6 22 (7.61%) BitLocker
7 13 (4.50%) XenApp
8 8 (2.77%) XenDesktop
9 5 (1.73%) vSphere
10 4 (1.38%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.69%) Docker
12 1 (0.35%) pfSense
12 1 (0.35%) Shibboleth
12 1 (0.35%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 72 (24.91%) SCCM
2 35 (12.11%) SCOM
3 31 (10.73%) SCVMM
4 22 (7.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 10 (3.46%) WSUS
6 5 (1.73%) Cisco Prime
6 5 (1.73%) vRealize
7 3 (1.04%) Backup Exec
7 3 (1.04%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (0.69%) Ansible
8 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (0.69%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.35%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.35%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.35%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.35%) Puppet
9 1 (0.35%) SmoothWall
9 1 (0.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 183 (63.32%) Microsoft
2 145 (50.17%) VMware
3 67 (23.18%) Cisco
4 56 (19.38%) Citrix
5 49 (16.96%) McAfee
6 16 (5.54%) CheckPoint
7 15 (5.19%) Red Hat
8 12 (4.15%) NetApp
8 12 (4.15%) SolarWinds
9 11 (3.81%) Veeam
10 10 (3.46%) HP
11 8 (2.77%) Symantec
12 6 (2.08%) Apple
13 5 (1.73%) Oracle
13 5 (1.73%) Riverbed
13 5 (1.73%) Sophos
14 4 (1.38%) CA
14 4 (1.38%) Remedy
15 3 (1.04%) Dell
15 3 (1.04%) Juniper