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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England > West Midlands
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 106 85
Rank change year-on-year -4 -21  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 122 145 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.38% 2.35% 2.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.75% 12.47% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 119 129 150
West Midlands median annual salary £36,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.28% +7.69%  
10th Percentile £22,000 £26,850 £22,000
90th Percentile £48,000 £48,750 £47,750
England median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% -  

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 West Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1135 1163 1235
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 22.13% 18.88% 21.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2426 2237 2901
West Midlands median annual salary £36,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.76% -7.14%  
10th Percentile £23,125 £20,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £58,750 £53,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Windows Server 2012 as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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 3 months to 29 June 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
Birmingham -11 46 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Warwickshire +9 22 £30,000 - 4
Staffordshire +29 15 £27,500 -19.11% 2
Coventry -15 10 £37,500 -12.08% 2
West Bromwich +12 5 £40,000 -
Solihull - 5 £22,500 - 1
Walsall +8 2 £27,000 -10.00%
Worcestershire -3 2 £35,000 +11.11% 2
Wolverhampton +6 1 £22,000 -38.88%
Shropshire -1 1 £20,000 -46.66% 3
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 234 (100.00%) Windows
2 161 (68.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 158 (67.52%) Active Directory
4 154 (65.81%) Windows Server
5 152 (64.96%) Microsoft
6 129 (55.13%) VMware
7 110 (47.01%) MS Exchange
8 78 (33.33%) Citrix
9 69 (29.49%) Windows 7
10 60 (25.64%) Hyper-V
10 60 (25.64%) Exchange Server 2010
11 58 (24.79%) SQL Server
12 56 (23.93%) Office 365
13 52 (22.22%) SAN
14 51 (21.79%) Exchange Server 2013
15 50 (21.37%) DNS
16 48 (20.51%) Windows 8
17 47 (20.09%) Cisco
18 46 (19.66%) TCP/IP
19 43 (18.38%) ITIL
19 43 (18.38%) Windows 10
19 43 (18.38%) Microsoft Azure
20 42 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
20 42 (17.95%) SQL
21 40 (17.09%) Microsoft Certification
22 39 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
22 39 (16.67%) Firewall
23 38 (16.24%) IIS
23 38 (16.24%) Microsoft Office
24 37 (15.81%) 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
1 110 (47.01%) MS Exchange
2 60 (25.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 51 (21.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 38 (16.24%) IIS
5 27 (11.54%) SharePoint
6 14 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2003
6 14 (5.98%) SAS
7 12 (5.13%) Apache
8 5 (2.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (2.14%) IBM Domino
9 4 (1.71%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.85%) Joomla!
10 2 (0.85%) nginx
10 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.85%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.85%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.43%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.43%) JBoss
11 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 38 (16.24%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (5.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 56 (23.93%) Office 365
2 43 (18.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.14%) PaaS
4 5 (2.14%) SaaS
5 4 (1.71%) G Suite
6 3 (1.28%) IaaS
7 2 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.85%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 52 (22.22%) SAN
2 50 (21.37%) DNS
3 46 (19.66%) TCP/IP
4 39 (16.67%) Firewall
5 28 (11.97%) DHCP
6 21 (8.97%) NAS
7 16 (6.84%) Remote Desktop
8 14 (5.98%) LAN
9 13 (5.56%) VPN
9 13 (5.56%) WAN
10 12 (5.13%) IPsec
10 12 (5.13%) IPv4
11 10 (4.27%) DDNS
12 7 (2.99%) VLAN
13 5 (2.14%) iSCSI
13 5 (2.14%) SMTP
13 5 (2.14%) SNMP
13 5 (2.14%) VoIP
14 4 (1.71%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (1.71%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (24.79%) SQL Server
2 28 (11.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (8.55%) SQL Server 2014
4 19 (8.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (6.41%) MySQL
6 14 (5.98%) SQL Server 2016
7 12 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.71%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.28%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.28%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.85%) DB2
10 2 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.85%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.43%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 5 (2.14%) InstallShield
1 5 (2.14%) MSI
2 2 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.43%) Ant
3 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (14.10%) Finance
2 11 (4.70%) Retail
3 5 (2.14%) Advertising
4 3 (1.28%) Games
5 2 (0.85%) Electronics
5 2 (0.85%) French Language
5 2 (0.85%) Law
5 2 (0.85%) Legal
5 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.85%) Publishing
5 2 (0.85%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.43%) Automotive
6 1 (0.43%) Marketing
6 1 (0.43%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 53 (22.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 33 (14.10%) IT Support
2 33 (14.10%) Support Engineer
3 30 (12.82%) Analyst
3 30 (12.82%) IT Engineer
4 28 (11.97%) IT Technician
5 17 (7.26%) Infrastructure Technician
6 16 (6.84%) 2nd Line Support
6 16 (6.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 16 (6.84%) Support Analyst
7 15 (6.41%) Administrator
7 15 (6.41%) Developer
7 15 (6.41%) IT Support Engineer
8 14 (5.98%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
9 13 (5.56%) IT Manager
9 13 (5.56%) Senior IT Engineer
9 13 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
10 12 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 12 (5.13%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.28%) .NET
2 2 (0.85%) XML
3 1 (0.43%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.43%) COM
3 1 (0.43%) HTML
3 1 (0.43%) HTML5
3 1 (0.43%) JSON
3 1 (0.43%) Middleware
3 1 (0.43%) SOAP
3 1 (0.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.68%) Clustering
2 20 (8.55%) Data Centre
3 12 (5.13%) HP StoreVirtual
4 11 (4.70%) Driving Licence
4 11 (4.70%) Private Cloud
5 5 (2.14%) Blackberry
5 5 (2.14%) PKI
6 4 (1.71%) EPoS
6 4 (1.71%) RSA SecurID
7 3 (1.28%) Online Games
7 3 (1.28%) Replication
8 2 (0.85%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.85%) NHS
9 1 (0.43%) CCTV
9 1 (0.43%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.43%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.43%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.43%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.43%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 234 (100.00%) Windows
2 161 (68.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 154 (65.81%) Windows Server
4 69 (29.49%) Windows 7
5 48 (20.51%) Windows 8
6 43 (18.38%) Windows 10
7 39 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (8.97%) Linux
9 7 (2.99%) Windows XP
10 5 (2.14%) Android
10 5 (2.14%) Windows Vista
11 4 (1.71%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.71%) Fedora
12 3 (1.28%) Solaris
12 3 (1.28%) SUSE
12 3 (1.28%) Unix
13 2 (0.85%) CentOS
13 2 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.85%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (18.38%) ITIL
2 20 (8.55%) Business Continuity
3 13 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (5.56%) Statistics
4 12 (5.13%) ERP
4 12 (5.13%) Incident Management
4 12 (5.13%) Validation
5 9 (3.85%) CRM
5 9 (3.85%) Server Building
6 8 (3.42%) Line Management
6 8 (3.42%) Migration
6 8 (3.42%) Project Management
7 7 (2.99%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (2.99%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (2.99%) Hardware Maintenance
7 7 (2.99%) Load Balancing
7 7 (2.99%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (2.56%) Application Packaging
8 6 (2.56%) Network Load Balancing
8 6 (2.56%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (17.95%) SQL
2 28 (11.97%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.56%) VBScript
4 3 (1.28%) Java
5 2 (0.85%) C#
5 2 (0.85%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.85%) VB
5 2 (0.85%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.43%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.43%) Perl
6 1 (0.43%) Python
6 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 40 (17.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (11.97%) MCSE
3 13 (5.56%) MCSA
4 12 (5.13%) MCP
5 11 (4.70%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (4.27%) CCNA
6 10 (4.27%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (3.42%) DBS Check
8 7 (2.99%) Citrix Certification
8 7 (2.99%) Degree
8 7 (2.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (2.56%) MCITP
9 6 (2.56%) RHCE
9 6 (2.56%) Security Cleared
10 5 (2.14%) RHCA
10 5 (2.14%) RHCSA
10 5 (2.14%) SC Cleared
11 4 (1.71%) CCNP
12 1 (0.43%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.43%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.56%) SLA
2 3 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.43%) ISO 22301
3 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 158 (67.52%) Active Directory
2 60 (25.64%) Hyper-V
3 42 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (10.68%) vSphere
5 12 (5.13%) Forefront TMG
5 12 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (4.27%) XenApp
7 9 (3.85%) Terminal Server
8 8 (3.42%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (1.28%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.85%) Postfix
10 2 (0.85%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.85%) vCloud
10 2 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.85%) XenServer
11 1 (0.43%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 37 (15.81%) SCCM
2 13 (5.56%) Backup Exec
3 11 (4.70%) Microsoft Clustering
4 6 (2.56%) Failover Clustering
4 6 (2.56%) vCenter Server
4 6 (2.56%) ZABBIX
5 5 (2.14%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (2.14%) Puppet
6 4 (1.71%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.71%) SCOM
7 3 (1.28%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (1.28%) Cisco UCCE
8 2 (0.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.85%) SCSM
8 2 (0.85%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.85%) Simpana
8 2 (0.85%) vMotion
Vendors
1 152 (64.96%) Microsoft
2 129 (55.13%) VMware
3 78 (33.33%) Citrix
4 47 (20.09%) Cisco
5 23 (9.83%) HP
6 20 (8.55%) NetApp
7 19 (8.12%) Dell
8 18 (7.69%) SolarWinds
9 13 (5.56%) Cognos
9 13 (5.56%) Red Hat
10 12 (5.13%) CheckPoint
10 12 (5.13%) SonicWALL
11 11 (4.70%) Oracle
11 11 (4.70%) Veeam
12 9 (3.85%) Symantec
13 8 (3.42%) Barracuda Networks
14 6 (2.56%) Lotus
14 6 (2.56%) New Relic
15 5 (2.14%) AppSense
15 5 (2.14%) Sophos
Telford
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £19000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Network ITR
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: 14% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Great Company + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
I3
Salary: £36000 - £39000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K basic + Superb Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K basic + Superb Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K basic + Superb Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa
Spectrum IT
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 8 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £40k - 47.5k per year + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £39,489 - 59,235 per year + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago