Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 90 74
Rank change year-on-year -37 -16 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 230 364 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.29% 3.54% 4.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.73% 13.69% 15.56%
Number of salaries quoted 183 308 422
South West median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% +10.77% -
10th Percentile £20,750 £21,250 £20,525
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,750 £50,450
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 2,634 2,658 2,872
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 26.18% 25.88% 26.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2,062 2,198 2,490
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £24,250 £22,750 £21,498
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 18 November 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 18 November 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
Wiltshire +9 60 £48,000 +45.45% 8
Dorset +6 60 £35,000 +7.69% 5
Bristol -44 49 £35,000 -12.50% 17
Gloucestershire -35 33 £34,000 -26.09% 5
Somerset +5 16 £27,500 +11.11%
Cornwall 0 6 £29,500 +18.00%
Devon +4 3 £20,000 -9.09% 3
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 230 (100.00%) Windows
2 172 (74.78%) Microsoft
3 158 (68.70%) Windows Server
4 146 (63.48%) Active Directory
5 105 (45.65%) VMware
6 84 (36.52%) PowerShell
7 83 (36.09%) Linux
8 82 (35.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 81 (35.22%) Microsoft Azure
10 70 (30.43%) MS Exchange
10 70 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
11 66 (28.70%) Office 365
11 66 (28.70%) Windows 10
12 58 (25.22%) Security Cleared
13 57 (24.78%) Hyper-V
13 57 (24.78%) Windows 7
14 54 (23.48%) Firewall
15 52 (22.61%) Amazon AWS
16 49 (21.30%) SCCM
17 48 (20.87%) Cisco
18 47 (20.43%) Citrix
18 47 (20.43%) ITIL
18 47 (20.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 36 (15.65%) Hybrid Cloud
20 34 (14.78%) SCOM
20 34 (14.78%) LAN
20 34 (14.78%) WAN
20 34 (14.78%) Windows Server 2003
21 33 (14.35%) DNS
21 33 (14.35%) SAN

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 70 (30.43%) MS Exchange
2 32 (13.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (9.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 21 (9.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 18 (7.83%) SharePoint
6 9 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (2.17%) Skype for Business
8 4 (1.74%) Apache
8 4 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.74%) IIS
8 4 (1.74%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.87%) OpenStack
Applications
1 25 (10.87%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (9.57%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 81 (35.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 66 (28.70%) Office 365
3 52 (22.61%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (5.65%) GitHub
5 10 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
6 9 (3.91%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (1.30%) G Suite
8 2 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.87%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (0.87%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.87%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.87%) SoftLayer
9 1 (0.43%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 54 (23.48%) Firewall
2 34 (14.78%) LAN
2 34 (14.78%) WAN
3 33 (14.35%) DNS
3 33 (14.35%) SAN
4 32 (13.91%) TCP/IP
5 30 (13.04%) Intrusion Detection
6 23 (10.00%) Unified Communications
7 22 (9.57%) Software-Defined Networking
8 19 (8.26%) DHCP
9 18 (7.83%) Wireless
10 12 (5.22%) VoIP
11 9 (3.91%) Network Security
11 9 (3.91%) VPN
12 7 (3.04%) IPsec
12 7 (3.04%) NetScaler
12 7 (3.04%) Remote Desktop
13 6 (2.61%) BGP
13 6 (2.61%) MPLS
13 6 (2.61%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (13.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.61%) MySQL
3 5 (2.17%) CouchDB
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (6.52%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (9.13%) Finance
2 9 (3.91%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.17%) Electronics
3 5 (2.17%) Marketing
3 5 (2.17%) Retail
3 5 (2.17%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.74%) Aerospace
4 4 (1.74%) Automotive
4 4 (1.74%) Legal
4 4 (1.74%) Military
5 2 (0.87%) Advertising
5 2 (0.87%) Law
Job Titles
1 79 (34.35%) Support Engineer
2 47 (20.43%) IT Engineer
3 41 (17.83%) IT Support
4 40 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 36 (15.65%) IT Support Engineer
6 32 (13.91%) Architect
7 18 (7.83%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 18 (7.83%) Lead Architect
7 18 (7.83%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 18 (7.83%) Solutions Architect
8 17 (7.39%) 2nd Line Support
9 16 (6.96%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 14 (6.09%) 3rd Line Support
10 14 (6.09%) Cloud Architect
11 13 (5.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 13 (5.65%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
11 13 (5.65%) Infrastructure Architect
12 12 (5.22%) Team Leader
13 10 (4.35%) 1st Line Support
13 10 (4.35%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.61%) Web Services
2 5 (2.17%) JSON
3 4 (1.74%) .NET
3 4 (1.74%) CSS
3 4 (1.74%) HTML
3 4 (1.74%) XML
4 3 (1.30%) SAML
5 2 (0.87%) React
Miscellaneous
1 36 (15.65%) Hybrid Cloud
2 23 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 17 (7.39%) Data Centre
4 13 (5.65%) Public Cloud
5 12 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (4.35%) Clustering
7 9 (3.91%) Fintech
8 7 (3.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 7 (3.04%) iPhone
9 6 (2.61%) Computer Science
9 6 (2.61%) iPad
10 5 (2.17%) Fat Client
10 5 (2.17%) Management Information System
10 5 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
10 5 (2.17%) Thin Client
11 4 (1.74%) EMC VNX
11 4 (1.74%) PKI
12 3 (1.30%) Driving Licence
12 3 (1.30%) Private Cloud
12 3 (1.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 230 (100.00%) Windows
2 158 (68.70%) Windows Server
3 83 (36.09%) Linux
4 82 (35.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 66 (28.70%) Windows 10
6 57 (24.78%) Windows 7
7 34 (14.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (8.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (8.26%) Windows 8
9 7 (3.04%) Android
9 7 (3.04%) Apple iOS
9 7 (3.04%) Ubuntu
10 6 (2.61%) CentOS
11 5 (2.17%) Debian
12 2 (0.87%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.87%) Solaris
12 2 (0.87%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (20.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 47 (20.43%) ITIL
2 26 (11.30%) Data Protection
3 25 (10.87%) TOGAF
4 24 (10.43%) Project Management
5 23 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 23 (10.00%) Security Monitoring
5 23 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
6 22 (9.57%) ArchiMate
6 22 (9.57%) Mobile Device Management
6 22 (9.57%) PRINCE2
7 21 (9.13%) Problem-Solving
8 19 (8.26%) Disaster Recovery
9 17 (7.39%) MODAF
9 17 (7.39%) Service Management
10 16 (6.96%) Service Delivery
11 15 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (6.52%) DevOps
11 15 (6.52%) ERP
12 14 (6.09%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 84 (36.52%) PowerShell
2 26 (11.30%) Python
3 11 (4.78%) Bash Shell
3 11 (4.78%) JavaScript
4 10 (4.35%) SQL
5 3 (1.30%) C
6 2 (0.87%) C#
6 2 (0.87%) Java
6 2 (0.87%) Perl
6 2 (0.87%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 58 (25.22%) Security Cleared
2 30 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (12.61%) SC Cleared
4 27 (11.74%) DV Cleared
5 24 (10.43%) MCSE
6 22 (9.57%) TOGAF Certification
7 19 (8.26%) Degree
8 17 (7.39%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (6.52%) MCSA
10 14 (6.09%) CCNP
10 14 (6.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 13 (5.65%) MCITP
11 13 (5.65%) RHCE
12 11 (4.78%) CCNA
12 11 (4.78%) Citrix Certification
13 10 (4.35%) AWS Certification
14 5 (2.17%) CCA
14 5 (2.17%) JNCIA
15 3 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
16 2 (0.87%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.61%) SLA
2 2 (0.87%) PMO
3 1 (0.43%) GDPR
System Software
1 146 (63.48%) Active Directory
2 70 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (24.78%) Hyper-V
4 29 (12.61%) Virtual Desktop
5 21 (9.13%) XenApp
6 17 (7.39%) Docker
7 16 (6.96%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (3.91%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (3.04%) XenDesktop
10 6 (2.61%) BitLocker
11 5 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (2.17%) vSphere
11 5 (2.17%) Xen
11 5 (2.17%) XenServer
12 4 (1.74%) Terminal Services
13 3 (1.30%) Shibboleth
14 2 (0.87%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 49 (21.30%) SCCM
2 34 (14.78%) SCOM
3 22 (9.57%) vRealize
4 17 (7.39%) Ansible
4 17 (7.39%) SCVMM
5 16 (6.96%) WSUS
6 6 (2.61%) Cisco Prime
6 6 (2.61%) Microsoft Clustering
6 6 (2.61%) vCenter Server
7 5 (2.17%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (1.74%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (1.30%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 2 (0.87%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.87%) Puppet
11 1 (0.43%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 1 (0.43%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 172 (74.78%) Microsoft
2 105 (45.65%) VMware
3 48 (20.87%) Cisco
4 47 (20.43%) Citrix
5 19 (8.26%) Red Hat
6 15 (6.52%) SolarWinds
7 14 (6.09%) HP
8 13 (5.65%) Google
8 13 (5.65%) Remedy
9 12 (5.22%) McAfee
9 12 (5.22%) Veeam
10 11 (4.78%) Apple
10 11 (4.78%) CheckPoint
11 10 (4.35%) Fortinet
12 8 (3.48%) Dell
13 6 (2.61%) EMC
13 6 (2.61%) Juniper
13 6 (2.61%) Proofpoint
14 5 (2.17%) Ivanti
14 5 (2.17%) Wyse