Period
to 3 April 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 3 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England > South West
6 months to
3 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 125 155 107
Rank change year-on-year +30 -48 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 183 193 321
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 2.38% 1.93% 3.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.31% 7.03% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 127 172 234
Median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +23.08% +3.59%
10th Percentile £24,250 £21,538 £19,475
90th Percentile £49,250 £60,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year -2.60% +4.05% -1.33%

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 1,966 2,744 2,847
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 25.55% 27.39% 27.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,572 2,145 2,262
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,500 £23,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 3 April 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 3 April 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
Wiltshire +36 55 £40,000 -33.33% 12
Dorset +35 45 £37,500 - 2
Bristol +19 33 £35,000 -12.50% 8
Gloucestershire -27 27 £30,000 -18.92% 12
Somerset +24 8 £32,500 +22.64%
Devon 0 6 £37,500 +36.36% 3
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 3 April 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.

1 183 (100.00%) Windows
2 130 (71.04%) Windows Server
3 116 (63.39%) Active Directory
4 115 (62.84%) VMware
5 100 (54.64%) Microsoft
6 87 (47.54%) Windows Server 2016
7 81 (44.26%) VMware Infrastructure
8 80 (43.72%) Office 365
9 56 (30.60%) Windows 10
10 48 (26.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 48 (26.23%) Windows Server 2008
11 47 (25.68%) Azure
12 46 (25.14%) Windows 7
13 45 (24.59%) Firewall
13 45 (24.59%) Windows Server 2019
14 44 (24.04%) Agile Software Development
15 42 (22.95%) PowerShell
15 42 (22.95%) Microsoft Certification
16 40 (21.86%) DNS
16 40 (21.86%) Linux
17 38 (20.77%) Cisco
17 38 (20.77%) Security Cleared
18 37 (20.22%) SC Cleared
18 37 (20.22%) Microsoft Office
19 33 (18.03%) MS Exchange
20 32 (17.49%) DHCP
20 32 (17.49%) Hyper-V
20 32 (17.49%) Exchange Server 2013
21 29 (15.85%) Citrix
22 28 (15.30%) SQL

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 33 (18.03%) MS Exchange
2 32 (17.49%) Exchange Server 2013
3 20 (10.93%) SharePoint
4 16 (8.74%) JBoss
5 9 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (3.83%) Skype for Business
7 5 (2.73%) Tornado
8 3 (1.64%) Confluence
8 3 (1.64%) IIS
9 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.55%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.55%) nginx
9 1 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.55%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 37 (20.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.64%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.55%) Faxination
Cloud Services
1 80 (43.72%) Office 365
2 47 (25.68%) Azure
3 16 (8.74%) OpenShift
4 6 (3.28%) IaaS
5 5 (2.73%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (2.19%) Azure ExpressRoute
6 4 (2.19%) NuGet
6 4 (2.19%) PaaS
6 4 (2.19%) SaaS
7 2 (1.09%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.55%) Azure Stack
8 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 45 (24.59%) Firewall
2 40 (21.86%) DNS
3 32 (17.49%) DHCP
4 25 (13.66%) TCP/IP
4 25 (13.66%) VPN
5 19 (10.38%) LAN
6 17 (9.29%) WAN
7 15 (8.20%) SAN
8 9 (4.92%) VLAN
8 9 (4.92%) VoIP
8 9 (4.92%) Wireless
9 8 (4.37%) Skype
10 7 (3.83%) IPsec
10 7 (3.83%) Remote Desktop
11 5 (2.73%) Internet
11 5 (2.73%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (1.64%) NAS
13 2 (1.09%) DSL
13 2 (1.09%) Ethernet
13 2 (1.09%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.21%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.92%) SQL Server 2017
2 9 (4.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.19%) MS Access
3 4 (2.19%) MySQL
3 4 (2.19%) NoSQL
3 4 (2.19%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.19%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (2.19%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.19%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (2.73%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (2.19%) Chocolatey
2 4 (2.19%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.19%) JIRA
2 4 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.64%) Bitbucket
General
1 18 (9.84%) Military
2 16 (8.74%) Retail
3 15 (8.20%) Aerospace
4 9 (4.92%) Finance
4 9 (4.92%) Public Sector
5 2 (1.09%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.55%) Law
Job Titles
1 47 (25.68%) Support Engineer
2 37 (20.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (12.02%) IT Engineer
3 22 (12.02%) IT Support
4 20 (10.93%) 2nd Line Support
5 18 (9.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 17 (9.29%) 3rd Line Support
7 16 (8.74%) IT Support Engineer
8 14 (7.65%) Consultant
9 13 (7.10%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 12 (6.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 12 (6.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 12 (6.56%) Analyst
11 10 (5.46%) Server Engineer
11 10 (5.46%) Systems Engineer
11 10 (5.46%) Systems Integrator
12 9 (4.92%) Field Engineer
12 9 (4.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (4.92%) Software Engineer
12 9 (4.92%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.74%) Middleware
2 5 (2.73%) .NET
2 5 (2.73%) HTML
3 4 (2.19%) ASP.NET
3 4 (2.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 4 (2.19%) CSS
3 4 (2.19%) jQuery
3 4 (2.19%) JSON
3 4 (2.19%) RESTful
3 4 (2.19%) SOAP
3 4 (2.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (2.19%) Web Services
4 2 (1.09%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.55%) ADSI
5 1 (0.55%) HTML5
5 1 (0.55%) LDAP
5 1 (0.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.29%) Management Information System
2 16 (8.74%) Blog
3 10 (5.46%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.46%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (4.37%) Data Centre
4 8 (4.37%) Driving Licence
5 6 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.73%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (2.19%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (1.09%) iPhone
8 2 (1.09%) PKI
8 2 (1.09%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.55%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.55%) Clustering
9 1 (0.55%) iPad
9 1 (0.55%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 183 (100.00%) Windows
2 130 (71.04%) Windows Server
3 87 (47.54%) Windows Server 2016
4 56 (30.60%) Windows 10
5 48 (26.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 46 (25.14%) Windows 7
7 45 (24.59%) Windows Server 2019
8 40 (21.86%) Linux
9 16 (8.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (8.74%) Windows 8
10 12 (6.56%) CentOS
11 5 (2.73%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (1.64%) Mac OS
13 2 (1.09%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.55%) Android
14 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.55%) Debian
14 1 (0.55%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.55%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.55%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (26.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 44 (24.04%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (13.11%) ITIL
3 24 (13.11%) Problem-Solving
4 22 (12.02%) Collaborative Working
5 21 (11.48%) Project Management
6 20 (10.93%) DevOps
7 19 (10.38%) Mentoring
7 19 (10.38%) Technical Leadership
8 16 (8.74%) Agile Project Management
8 16 (8.74%) Coaching
9 15 (8.20%) Actionable Insight
9 15 (8.20%) NsoIT
10 14 (7.65%) Service Delivery
11 12 (6.56%) Load Balancing
11 12 (6.56%) Migration
12 11 (6.01%) Risk Management
13 10 (5.46%) Penetration Testing
13 10 (5.46%) Software Engineering
14 9 (4.92%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (22.95%) PowerShell
2 28 (15.30%) SQL
3 10 (5.46%) T-SQL
4 7 (3.83%) Python
5 5 (2.73%) C#
5 5 (2.73%) VBScript
6 4 (2.19%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.19%) PL/SQL
6 4 (2.19%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.09%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.09%) C
Qualifications
1 42 (22.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (20.77%) Security Cleared
3 37 (20.22%) SC Cleared
4 28 (15.30%) MCSE
5 27 (14.75%) DV Cleared
6 15 (8.20%) CCNA
6 15 (8.20%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (7.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 12 (6.56%) CCA
8 12 (6.56%) Citrix Certification
8 12 (6.56%) MCSA
9 8 (4.37%) CEH
9 8 (4.37%) ISEB
9 8 (4.37%) ISTQB
9 8 (4.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (2.73%) CCNP
10 5 (2.73%) MCITP
10 5 (2.73%) VCP5
11 3 (1.64%) Degree
11 3 (1.64%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.74%) GDPR
2 15 (8.20%) SLA
3 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.55%) NCSC
System Software
1 116 (63.39%) Active Directory
2 81 (44.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (17.49%) Hyper-V
4 26 (14.21%) VMware ESXi
5 22 (12.02%) Docker
6 15 (8.20%) VMware NSX
7 13 (7.10%) XenApp
8 10 (5.46%) vSphere
9 8 (4.37%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (2.19%) Firmware
10 4 (2.19%) VMware Server
11 3 (1.64%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (1.09%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.55%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.55%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.55%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 23 (12.57%) vCenter Server
2 22 (12.02%) Ansible
3 16 (8.74%) Red Hat Satellite
4 15 (8.20%) SCCM
5 8 (4.37%) Kubernetes
5 8 (4.37%) SCOM
5 8 (4.37%) WSUS
6 5 (2.73%) Terraform
7 4 (2.19%) Cloudify
7 4 (2.19%) logstash
7 4 (2.19%) Packer
8 3 (1.64%) NetBackup
9 2 (1.09%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.55%) PowerCLI
10 1 (0.55%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 115 (62.84%) VMware
2 100 (54.64%) Microsoft
3 38 (20.77%) Cisco
4 29 (15.85%) Citrix
5 20 (10.93%) Red Hat
6 17 (9.29%) Atlassian
7 16 (8.74%) Veeam
8 12 (6.56%) Juniper
9 11 (6.01%) McAfee
10 8 (4.37%) Meraki
11 6 (3.28%) Apple
11 6 (3.28%) Dell
11 6 (3.28%) HP
11 6 (3.28%) Sage
12 5 (2.73%) Google
12 5 (2.73%) Intapp
13 4 (2.19%) Aruba
13 4 (2.19%) AVG
13 4 (2.19%) Oracle
14 3 (1.64%) Splunk