The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 83 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 14 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.20% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.02% - -
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -37.50%
Operating Systems Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
279 301 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 24.01% 28.72% 27.29%
Number of salaries quoted 233 279 232
Average salary £37,000 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.94% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,600 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
Windows Server 2012
East of England

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Bedfordshire region.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 10 £50,000 -
Bedford - 2 £47,500 -
Windows Server 2012
East of England

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2012.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (73.33%) VMware
3 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
4 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
4 8 (53.33%) MCITP
5 7 (46.67%) MCTS
5 7 (46.67%) Office 365
5 7 (46.67%) MCSE
5 7 (46.67%) SQL
6 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
6 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 5 (33.33%) IIS
7 5 (33.33%) Citrix
7 5 (33.33%) SAN
8 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (26.67%) Cisco
8 4 (26.67%) MCSA
8 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
8 4 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (26.67%) vSphere
8 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
9 3 (20.00%) Database Security
9 3 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
9 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2012. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (33.33%) IIS
3 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (13.33%) Lync
5 1 (6.67%) Confluence
5 1 (6.67%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (20.00%) NAS
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Artifactory
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Log4Net
General
1 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) DBA
2 3 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 2 (13.33%) Project Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Configuration Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Technician
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) MSMQ
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Fat Client
2 1 (6.67%) CMDB
2 1 (6.67%) HP Superdome
2 1 (6.67%) HACMP
2 1 (6.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.67%) AIX
3 1 (6.67%) HPUX
3 1 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 3 (20.00%) Database Security
2 3 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 3 (20.00%) Refactoring
2 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.67%) VB
4 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (53.33%) MCITP
3 7 (46.67%) MCTS
3 7 (46.67%) MCSE
4 4 (26.67%) MCSA
4 4 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (13.33%) CCA
5 2 (13.33%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (6.67%) VCP5
6 1 (6.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (26.67%) vSphere
4 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
5 2 (13.33%) XenApp
5 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
5 2 (13.33%) VMware Server
6 1 (6.67%) PowerHA
6 1 (6.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.67%) WSUS
2 1 (6.67%) SCOM
2 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) Citrix
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle
5 2 (13.33%) IBM
6 1 (6.67%) Sun
6 1 (6.67%) Symantec
6 1 (6.67%) HP
6 1 (6.67%) CommVault
6 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (6.67%) Wyse