The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 118 168 225
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +57
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 119 61 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.01% 1.03% 0.056%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.02% 3.67% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 102 59 3
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +40.35%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -17.71%
Windows Server 2012
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1696 1661 1703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.70% 28.05% 31.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1191 1310 1445
Average salary £37,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Berkshire

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
Reading +11 35 £35,000 +1.44% 12
Bracknell +8 21 £34,000 -24.44%
Slough -6 9 £41,000 +12.32% 1
Windsor - 7 £26,000 -
Wokingham -2 5 £30,000 +3.44%
Maidenhead -10 4 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Newbury +9 2 £23,750 -51.28%
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 252 (100.00%) Windows
2 216 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 156 (61.90%) Active Directory
4 155 (61.51%) Microsoft
5 135 (53.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 114 (45.24%) VMware
7 102 (40.48%) MS Exchange
8 91 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
9 82 (32.54%) Exchange Server 2010
10 72 (28.57%) Hyper-V
10 72 (28.57%) Windows 7
11 71 (28.17%) SCCM
12 68 (26.98%) SQL
13 64 (25.40%) Exchange Server 2007
14 59 (23.41%) DNS
15 56 (22.22%) MS Excel
15 56 (22.22%) Linux
15 56 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
16 52 (20.63%) SQL Server
16 52 (20.63%) Citrix
16 52 (20.63%) Microsoft Certification
16 52 (20.63%) Firewall
17 46 (18.25%) PowerShell
18 45 (17.86%) TCP/IP
19 38 (15.08%) VMware ESX
19 38 (15.08%) MCITP
20 36 (14.29%) Cisco
21 35 (13.89%) Windows XP
21 35 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
22 34 (13.49%) IIS

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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
1 102 (40.48%) MS Exchange
2 82 (32.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 64 (25.40%) Exchange Server 2007
4 56 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 34 (13.49%) IIS
6 27 (10.71%) Apache
7 26 (10.32%) Exchange Server 2003
8 22 (8.73%) Lync
9 14 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 14 (5.56%) SharePoint
9 14 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2000
10 7 (2.78%) Tomcat
11 6 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
12 5 (1.98%) WebSphere
13 4 (1.59%) ArcGIS
14 1 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 56 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 29 (11.51%) MS Office
3 6 (2.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.57%) Office 365
2 6 (2.38%) IaaS
2 6 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.19%) SaaS
4 2 (0.79%) PaaS
4 2 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (23.41%) DNS
2 52 (20.63%) Firewall
3 45 (17.86%) TCP/IP
4 32 (12.70%) LAN
4 32 (12.70%) WAN
5 29 (11.51%) SSL
6 24 (9.52%) SAN
7 23 (9.13%) VPN
8 20 (7.94%) Network Security
9 18 (7.14%) DHCP
10 13 (5.16%) VoIP
11 10 (3.97%) Wi-Fi
11 10 (3.97%) Internet
11 10 (3.97%) iSCSI
12 9 (3.57%) Wireless
13 8 (3.17%) TETRA
13 8 (3.17%) PBX
13 8 (3.17%) tcpdump
13 8 (3.17%) Fibre Channel
13 8 (3.17%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (20.63%) SQL Server
2 26 (10.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (6.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (4.37%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.79%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.79%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (9.52%) MSI
2 6 (2.38%) Metasploit
3 5 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.79%) StarTeam
4 2 (0.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (5.16%) Finance
2 9 (3.57%) Marketing
3 8 (3.17%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 50 (19.84%) Support Engineer
2 40 (15.87%) Analyst
3 38 (15.08%) Consultant
4 33 (13.10%) Support Analyst
5 25 (9.92%) 3rd Line Support
5 25 (9.92%) 2nd Line Support
6 23 (9.13%) Integration Engineer
7 17 (6.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (5.95%) Server Engineer
9 14 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 13 (5.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 13 (5.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 13 (5.16%) Wintel Consultant
10 13 (5.16%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
10 13 (5.16%) Technical Consultant
10 13 (5.16%) Web Analyst
11 12 (4.76%) Windows Support Analyst
11 12 (4.76%) Administrator
11 12 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
11 12 (4.76%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.17%) .NET
1 8 (3.17%) WCF
2 7 (2.78%) Web Services
2 7 (2.78%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.19%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (1.19%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (1.19%) WinForms
4 2 (0.79%) COM+
4 2 (0.79%) SOAP
4 2 (0.79%) XML
4 2 (0.79%) REST
4 2 (0.79%) WPF
5 1 (0.40%) jQuery
5 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.40%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (0.40%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.40%) MSMQ
5 1 (0.40%) HTML
5 1 (0.40%) CSS
5 1 (0.40%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.90%) Clustering
2 16 (6.35%) Blackberry
3 9 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.17%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.98%) Statistics
6 4 (1.59%) PKI
7 2 (0.79%) Replication
7 2 (0.79%) Thin Client
7 2 (0.79%) HP StorageWorks
7 2 (0.79%) Open Source
7 2 (0.79%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (0.79%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.79%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.40%) Kindle
8 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.40%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 252 (100.00%) Windows
2 216 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 135 (53.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 72 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 56 (22.22%) Linux
6 35 (13.89%) Windows XP
7 24 (9.52%) Windows 8
8 11 (4.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (3.17%) CentOS
9 8 (3.17%) Android
10 6 (2.38%) Ubuntu
11 5 (1.98%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (1.19%) UNIX
12 3 (1.19%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.79%) SUSE
13 2 (0.79%) VMS
13 2 (0.79%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (9.52%) ITIL
2 19 (7.54%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (6.75%) Mobile Device Management
4 16 (6.35%) Change Control
5 10 (3.97%) Migration
5 10 (3.97%) Kalman Filter
6 9 (3.57%) Data Security
6 9 (3.57%) Change Management
7 8 (3.17%) Product Management
8 7 (2.78%) Resource Management
8 7 (2.78%) PRINCE2
9 6 (2.38%) SIEM
10 5 (1.98%) Service Delivery
11 4 (1.59%) Process Management
11 4 (1.59%) Workflow
11 4 (1.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 4 (1.59%) Document Management
11 4 (1.59%) MOF
11 4 (1.59%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (1.59%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 68 (26.98%) SQL
2 46 (18.25%) PowerShell
3 29 (11.51%) VBScript
4 28 (11.11%) VB
5 17 (6.75%) T-SQL
6 9 (3.57%) Bash Shell
7 7 (2.78%) Perl
8 6 (2.38%) Ruby
8 6 (2.38%) Python
8 6 (2.38%) PHP
9 5 (1.98%) C#
10 4 (1.59%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.19%) JavaScript
11 3 (1.19%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.79%) C
13 1 (0.40%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 52 (20.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (15.08%) MCITP
3 35 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (13.10%) CCNA
5 30 (11.90%) MCSE
6 25 (9.92%) MCP
7 20 (7.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 20 (7.94%) MCSA
8 13 (5.16%) SC Cleared
8 13 (5.16%) Security Cleared
8 13 (5.16%) MCTS
9 8 (3.17%) CCNP
10 6 (2.38%) CISSP
10 6 (2.38%) DV Cleared
11 5 (1.98%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (1.59%) CEH
12 4 (1.59%) CCA
12 4 (1.59%) OSCP
12 4 (1.59%) OSCE
13 3 (1.19%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.13%) PCI DSS
2 12 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (2.78%) SLA
4 6 (2.38%) QA
4 6 (2.38%) HIPAA
5 2 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 156 (61.90%) Active Directory
2 91 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 72 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 38 (15.08%) VMware ESX
5 18 (7.14%) XenApp
6 14 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 10 (3.97%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (3.57%) ISA Server
8 9 (3.57%) Terminal Server
9 8 (3.17%) Nmap
10 7 (2.78%) XenDesktop
10 7 (2.78%) Terminal Services
11 6 (2.38%) Snort
11 6 (2.38%) KVM
11 6 (2.38%) vSphere
11 6 (2.38%) XenServer
12 2 (0.79%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (0.79%) MetaFrame
12 2 (0.79%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 71 (28.17%) SCCM
2 30 (11.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 15 (5.95%) SCOM
3 15 (5.95%) WSUS
4 7 (2.78%) NetBackup
5 6 (2.38%) Nessus
6 5 (1.98%) SCVMM
6 5 (1.98%) Backup Exec
7 4 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (1.59%) Windows Intune
7 4 (1.59%) SCOrch
7 4 (1.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (1.59%) SCSM
8 3 (1.19%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 2 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.40%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.40%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 155 (61.51%) Microsoft
2 114 (45.24%) VMware
3 52 (20.63%) Citrix
4 36 (14.29%) Cisco
5 33 (13.10%) Oracle
6 16 (6.35%) Dell
7 14 (5.56%) Red Hat
8 9 (3.57%) HP
9 8 (3.17%) Symantec
10 7 (2.78%) ServiceNow
10 7 (2.78%) Websense
10 7 (2.78%) McAfee
10 7 (2.78%) Juniper
10 7 (2.78%) IBM
11 6 (2.38%) Sophos
11 6 (2.38%) Imperva
12 5 (1.98%) Veeam
13 4 (1.59%) ESRI
13 4 (1.59%) AppSense
13 4 (1.59%) EMC
Berkshire
CDK Group
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Maidenhead
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Berkshire, England
CDK Group
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Salary: From £30,400 to £32,500 per annum plus generous pension and holidays
Posted: 22 days ago