Period
to 18 June 2021

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 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 182 150 137
Rank change year-on-year -32 -13 -28
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 65 50 160
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.09% 1.20% 2.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.29% 5.06% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 63 41 133
10th Percentile £24,100 £22,000 £20,800
25th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £28,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.14% +2.94% +4.62%
75th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £43,750
90th Percentile £57,000 " £48,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1,034 989 1,562
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 17.34% 23.80% 20.18%
Number of salaries quoted 812 815 1,202
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,600 £23,750
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +6.67%
75th Percentile £57,500 £54,524 £48,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £62,425
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 June 2021.

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 June 2021. 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 -43 21 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Coventry 0 10 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Staffordshire 0 9 £30,000 +8.11% 3
Warwickshire +4 7 £37,500 -11.24%
Shropshire - 4 £27,000 - 2
West Bromwich +1 3 £52,500 +27.27% 1
Worcestershire - 3 £21,000 - 1
Solihull -4 2 £28,500 -36.67%
Wolverhampton -22 2 £30,500 -28.24% 1
Herefordshire -1 1 £20,000 - 1
Walsall - 1 £29,000 -
Windows Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 2021, 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 65 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (90.77%) Windows Server
3 54 (83.08%) Active Directory
4 50 (76.92%) Microsoft
5 49 (75.38%) Microsoft 365
6 47 (72.31%) VMware
7 34 (52.31%) VMware Infrastructure
8 33 (50.77%) Windows Server 2016
9 30 (46.15%) DHCP
10 29 (44.62%) DNS
11 26 (40.00%) ITIL
12 23 (35.38%) Firewall
13 22 (33.85%) LAN
13 22 (33.85%) WAN
13 22 (33.85%) Azure
14 21 (32.31%) PowerShell
14 21 (32.31%) Windows Server 2019
14 21 (32.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 21 (32.31%) Windows 10
14 21 (32.31%) Microsoft Office
15 20 (30.77%) TCP/IP
15 20 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
16 19 (29.23%) Cisco
17 17 (26.15%) MS Exchange
17 17 (26.15%) Hyper-V
18 16 (24.62%) Citrix
19 15 (23.08%) Finance
20 13 (20.00%) SharePoint
20 13 (20.00%) VPN
20 13 (20.00%) SQL

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 17 (26.15%) MS Exchange
2 13 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 8 (12.31%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.54%) IIS
5 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.54%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (32.31%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 49 (75.38%) Microsoft 365
2 22 (33.85%) Azure
3 7 (10.77%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (3.08%) AWS
5 1 (1.54%) IaaS
5 1 (1.54%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.54%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 30 (46.15%) DHCP
2 29 (44.62%) DNS
3 23 (35.38%) Firewall
4 22 (33.85%) LAN
4 22 (33.85%) WAN
5 20 (30.77%) TCP/IP
6 13 (20.00%) VPN
7 6 (9.23%) VLAN
8 5 (7.69%) SAN
8 5 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (7.69%) Wireless
9 3 (4.62%) Internet
9 3 (4.62%) Kerberos
10 2 (3.08%) VoIP
11 1 (1.54%) DSL
11 1 (1.54%) Intranet
11 1 (1.54%) iSCSI
11 1 (1.54%) MPLS
11 1 (1.54%) Network Security
11 1 (1.54%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.15%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.54%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (23.08%) Finance
2 7 (10.77%) Manufacturing
3 6 (9.23%) Social Skills
4 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.54%) Documentation Skills
5 1 (1.54%) Legal
5 1 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.54%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (27.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (21.54%) Analyst
2 14 (21.54%) IT Engineer
3 13 (20.00%) IT Support
4 8 (12.31%) IT Analyst
4 8 (12.31%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (12.31%) Support Analyst
5 7 (10.77%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 6 (9.23%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (9.23%) IT Support Analyst
7 5 (7.69%) IT Support Technician
7 5 (7.69%) IT Technician
7 5 (7.69%) Server Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Support Technician
7 5 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Windows Server Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.62%) LDAP
2 2 (3.08%) CSS
2 2 (3.08%) HTML
3 1 (1.54%) .NET
3 1 (1.54%) Ajax
3 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.54%) CSS3
3 1 (1.54%) HTML5
3 1 (1.54%) jQuery
3 1 (1.54%) REST
3 1 (1.54%) Web Services
3 1 (1.54%) XML
3 1 (1.54%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.15%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (4.62%) PKI
4 2 (3.08%) Clustering
4 2 (3.08%) Replication
5 1 (1.54%) iPad
5 1 (1.54%) iPhone
5 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.54%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.54%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 65 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (90.77%) Windows Server
3 33 (50.77%) Windows Server 2016
4 21 (32.31%) Windows 10
4 21 (32.31%) Windows Server 2019
5 20 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (7.69%) Windows 7
8 3 (4.62%) Android
8 3 (4.62%) Apple iOS
8 3 (4.62%) Linux
8 3 (4.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.00%) ITIL
2 21 (32.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (10.77%) Change Control
3 7 (10.77%) Network Design
3 7 (10.77%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (9.23%) DNA
4 6 (9.23%) Project Delivery
4 6 (9.23%) Server Management
5 5 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (6.15%) Application Packaging
6 4 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (6.15%) Patch Management
6 4 (6.15%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (6.15%) Server Building
7 3 (4.62%) Analytical Thinking
7 3 (4.62%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 3 (4.62%) ITIL V3
7 3 (4.62%) Load Balancing
7 3 (4.62%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (32.31%) PowerShell
2 13 (20.00%) SQL
3 3 (4.62%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.54%) C#
5 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.54%) VB
System Software
1 54 (83.08%) Active Directory
2 34 (52.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (26.15%) Hyper-V
4 10 (15.38%) XenApp
5 4 (6.15%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (6.15%) VMware Server
5 4 (6.15%) vSphere
6 3 (4.62%) Docker
6 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (4.62%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.54%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (15.38%) SCCM
2 9 (13.85%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (7.69%) WSUS
4 3 (4.62%) Kubernetes
4 3 (4.62%) Rancher
5 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.54%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 50 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 47 (72.31%) VMware
3 19 (29.23%) Cisco
4 16 (24.62%) Citrix
5 8 (12.31%) CheckPoint
5 8 (12.31%) Meraki
5 8 (12.31%) SonicWALL
6 7 (10.77%) LogicMonitor
6 7 (10.77%) SolarWinds
7 4 (6.15%) ConnectWise
7 4 (6.15%) Oracle
7 4 (6.15%) Siemens
8 3 (4.62%) Dell
8 3 (4.62%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.08%) Palo Alto
9 2 (3.08%) Veeam
10 1 (1.54%) IronPort
10 1 (1.54%) Nintex
10 1 (1.54%) Samsung
10 1 (1.54%) Zscaler