Period
to 18 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 132 134 109
Rank change year-on-year +2 -25 +35
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 33 154 232
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.25% 2.03% 2.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.76% 9.80% 14.16%
Number of salaries quoted 26 152 194
Median annual salary £40,000 £34,250 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.79% +4.58% -12.67%
10th Percentile £20,000 £19,500 £20,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £48,625 £47,425
England median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -

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 West Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 573 1,571 1,638
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 21.71% 20.73% 18.59%
Number of salaries quoted 452 1,200 1,331
Median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £23,150 £22,975 £21,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Windows Server 2012 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in the West Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2012 in the West Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2012 in the West Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 September 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
Birmingham +18 9 £20,000 -38.46% 5
Staffordshire +11 5 £44,250 +110.71% 1
Coventry +33 3 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Worcestershire +30 3 £32,314 -7.68% 2
Solihull -2 3 £45,000 +5.88%
Wolverhampton - 3 £22,500 -
Herefordshire - 3 - -
West Bromwich +3 2 £40,000 -
Sutton Coldfield +16 1 £30,000 +3.45%
Shropshire +8 1 - -
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (81.82%) Windows Server
3 22 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 18 (54.55%) Windows Server 2016
5 17 (51.52%) Active Directory
5 17 (51.52%) VMware
6 15 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (45.45%) Office 365
7 11 (33.33%) Windows 10
7 11 (33.33%) PowerShell
7 11 (33.33%) Hyper-V
7 11 (33.33%) Azure
8 10 (30.30%) MS Exchange
8 10 (30.30%) ITIL
8 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
9 9 (27.27%) TCP/IP
10 8 (24.24%) Cisco
10 8 (24.24%) DHCP
10 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Office
10 8 (24.24%) SharePoint
10 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (21.21%) SAN
11 7 (21.21%) Citrix
11 7 (21.21%) SQL
11 7 (21.21%) VPN
11 7 (21.21%) DNS
11 7 (21.21%) Firewall
11 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (18.18%) SCCM

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 10 (30.30%) MS Exchange
2 8 (24.24%) SharePoint
3 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (12.12%) IIS
5 1 (3.03%) Confluence
5 1 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (45.45%) Office 365
2 11 (33.33%) Azure
3 3 (9.09%) Mimecast
4 2 (6.06%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (6.06%) OneDrive
5 1 (3.03%) AWS
5 1 (3.03%) IaaS
5 1 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 8 (24.24%) DHCP
3 7 (21.21%) DNS
3 7 (21.21%) Firewall
3 7 (21.21%) SAN
3 7 (21.21%) VPN
4 5 (15.15%) LAN
5 4 (12.12%) VLAN
6 3 (9.09%) Wireless
7 2 (6.06%) Intranet
7 2 (6.06%) VoIP
7 2 (6.06%) WAN
8 1 (3.03%) Broadband
8 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
8 1 (3.03%) Internet
8 1 (3.03%) NetScaler
8 1 (3.03%) Network Security
8 1 (3.03%) PSTN
8 1 (3.03%) SSL
8 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (9.09%) MySQL
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 3 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (6.06%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) GitLab
1 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 3 (9.09%) JIRA
1 3 (9.09%) Maven
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Military
2 3 (9.09%) Police
3 1 (3.03%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Law
3 1 (3.03%) Legal
3 1 (3.03%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 6 (18.18%) IT Support
1 6 (18.18%) Server Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) IT Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) DBA
3 3 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) MySQL DBA
3 3 (9.09%) SQL DBA
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
3 3 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) IT Technician
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Technical Support
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Support Technician
4 2 (6.06%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) .NET
1 1 (3.03%) Web Services
1 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) Clustering
2 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.06%) Device Driver
3 2 (6.06%) PKI
3 2 (6.06%) Replication
4 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.03%) Handset
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.03%) NHS
4 1 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.03%) Smartcard
4 1 (3.03%) User Experience
4 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (81.82%) Windows Server
3 18 (54.55%) Windows Server 2016
4 11 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (18.18%) Linux
7 4 (12.12%) Android
7 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2019
8 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
10 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
10 1 (3.03%) Unix
10 1 (3.03%) Windows Phone
10 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) ITIL
2 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (12.12%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (9.09%) DevOps
4 3 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (9.09%) High Availability
4 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (9.09%) Service Management
4 3 (9.09%) Task Automation
4 3 (9.09%) Waterfall
5 2 (6.06%) Analytical Thinking
5 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
5 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.06%) Data Protection
5 2 (6.06%) Server Management
5 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.03%) NsoIT
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 7 (21.21%) SQL
3 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 3 (9.09%) VBScript
4 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (15.15%) MCSA
3 4 (12.12%) DV Cleared
3 4 (12.12%) MCSE
3 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
3 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) CCNA
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.03%) DBS Check
4 1 (3.03%) MCITP
4 1 (3.03%) MCTS
4 1 (3.03%) RHCSA
4 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
2 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.03%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (3.03%) GDPR
3 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 17 (51.52%) Active Directory
2 15 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 5 (15.15%) XenApp
5 3 (9.09%) Docker
5 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (6.06%) DFS Replication
6 2 (6.06%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (6.06%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) SCCM
2 4 (12.12%) WSUS
3 3 (9.09%) Ansible
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (9.09%) Puppet
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (6.06%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (6.06%) SCDPM
4 2 (6.06%) SCOM
4 2 (6.06%) SCSM
4 2 (6.06%) SCVMM
5 1 (3.03%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (3.03%) OPNET
5 1 (3.03%) SCOrch
5 1 (3.03%) Simpana
Vendors
1 22 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 17 (51.52%) VMware
3 8 (24.24%) Cisco
4 7 (21.21%) Citrix
5 4 (12.12%) Red Hat
6 3 (9.09%) Apple
6 3 (9.09%) EMC
6 3 (9.09%) Meraki
6 3 (9.09%) NEC
6 3 (9.09%) NetApp
6 3 (9.09%) Oracle
6 3 (9.09%) Symantec
7 2 (6.06%) HP
8 1 (3.03%) Adobe
8 1 (3.03%) Avaya
8 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.03%) CommVault
8 1 (3.03%) Dell
8 1 (3.03%) Forcepoint
8 1 (3.03%) Juniper