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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 100 124 184
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +60
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 129 103 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.54% 1.82% 0.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.45% 6.50% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 120 87 32
Average salary £36,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,250 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+2.18% -5.51%
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
1234 1584 1620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.27% 28.04% 30.63%
Number of salaries quoted 961 1236 1328
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 2015. 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 +18 67 £32,500 -21.68% 1
Maidenhead +10 12 £70,000 +16.66% 2
Bracknell +15 11 £33,000 -38.60%
Newbury 0 5 £40,000 +22.13% 1
Wokingham - 5 £32,500 -
Windsor -13 3 £33,000 -9.58%
Slough -29 3 £41,500 +13.69% 2
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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.

1 232 (100.00%) Windows
2 179 (77.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 157 (67.67%) Microsoft
4 155 (66.81%) Active Directory
5 117 (50.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 107 (46.12%) VMware
7 96 (41.38%) MS Exchange
8 89 (38.36%) MS Excel
9 75 (32.33%) TCP/IP
10 74 (31.90%) DNS
11 72 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2010
12 71 (30.60%) SQL
13 70 (30.17%) VMware Infrastructure
14 69 (29.74%) Hyper-V
15 68 (29.31%) Windows 7
15 68 (29.31%) Firewall
16 64 (27.59%) SCCM
17 53 (22.84%) MS Office
18 50 (21.55%) PowerShell
19 49 (21.12%) Windows 8
20 47 (20.26%) Linux
21 45 (19.40%) Cisco
22 43 (18.53%) Windows XP
22 43 (18.53%) SAN
23 42 (18.10%) SharePoint
24 41 (17.67%) LAN
25 39 (16.81%) DHCP
25 39 (16.81%) Microsoft Certification
26 34 (14.66%) Exchange Server 2013
27 33 (14.22%) Lync

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 96 (41.38%) MS Exchange
2 72 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 42 (18.10%) SharePoint
4 34 (14.66%) Exchange Server 2013
5 33 (14.22%) Lync
6 27 (11.64%) IIS
7 15 (6.47%) Exchange Server 2007
8 13 (5.60%) Lotus Domino
9 6 (2.59%) ArcGIS
9 6 (2.59%) WebSphere
9 6 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (2.59%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (1.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.86%) Site Server
11 2 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.43%) nginx
12 1 (0.43%) MTS
Applications
1 89 (38.36%) MS Excel
2 53 (22.84%) MS Office
3 3 (1.29%) MS Project
4 2 (0.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (9.48%) Office 365
2 7 (3.02%) SaaS
3 6 (2.59%) PaaS
4 5 (2.16%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 75 (32.33%) TCP/IP
2 74 (31.90%) DNS
3 68 (29.31%) Firewall
4 43 (18.53%) SAN
5 41 (17.67%) LAN
6 39 (16.81%) DHCP
7 33 (14.22%) WAN
8 24 (10.34%) Internet
9 22 (9.48%) SSL
10 17 (7.33%) iSCSI
11 16 (6.90%) VPN
12 11 (4.74%) VoIP
12 11 (4.74%) VLAN
13 7 (3.02%) NetScaler
14 6 (2.59%) Wireshark
15 5 (2.16%) Network Security
15 5 (2.16%) SNMP
16 4 (1.72%) 2G
16 4 (1.72%) 3G
16 4 (1.72%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (11.21%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (2.59%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.86%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.43%) Big Data
5 1 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.43%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (3.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.59%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (0.86%) Metasploit
3 2 (0.86%) Selenium
3 2 (0.86%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.43%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.43%) InstallShield
General
1 11 (4.74%) Telecoms
2 5 (2.16%) Retail
3 3 (1.29%) Finance
3 3 (1.29%) Legal
4 2 (0.86%) Games
4 2 (0.86%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.43%) Marketing
5 1 (0.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 63 (27.16%) Support Engineer
2 30 (12.93%) Technical Support
2 30 (12.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 28 (12.07%) Technical Engineer
4 26 (11.21%) Technical Support Engineer
5 19 (8.19%) Analyst
5 19 (8.19%) 3rd Line Support
6 16 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
7 14 (6.03%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 14 (6.03%) IT Support
8 13 (5.60%) IT Support Engineer
9 12 (5.17%) Administrator
9 12 (5.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 12 (5.17%) Active Directory Specialist
9 12 (5.17%) Consultant
10 11 (4.74%) Server Engineer
10 11 (4.74%) Technical Specialist
11 10 (4.31%) Web Analyst
11 10 (4.31%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
11 10 (4.31%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.17%) .NET
2 7 (3.02%) ASP.NET
3 6 (2.59%) Application Packaging
3 6 (2.59%) Web Services
3 6 (2.59%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (1.29%) REST
4 3 (1.29%) XML
5 2 (0.86%) JSON
5 2 (0.86%) SOAP
5 2 (0.86%) Flash
5 2 (0.86%) EDI
6 1 (0.43%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.43%) ZeroMQ
6 1 (0.43%) HTML5
6 1 (0.43%) Silverlight
6 1 (0.43%) MSMQ
6 1 (0.43%) HTML
6 1 (0.43%) COM
6 1 (0.43%) COM+
6 1 (0.43%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.78%) Data Centre
2 11 (4.74%) Client/Server
3 9 (3.88%) PKI
4 7 (3.02%) EqualLogic
5 6 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.59%) FMCG
6 5 (2.16%) Fat Client
6 5 (2.16%) Thin Client
6 5 (2.16%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.72%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.29%) Replication
9 2 (0.86%) Clustering
10 1 (0.43%) Xbox
10 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.43%) Kindle
10 1 (0.43%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.43%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.43%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.43%) CCTV
10 1 (0.43%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 232 (100.00%) Windows
2 179 (77.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 117 (50.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 68 (29.31%) Windows 7
5 49 (21.12%) Windows 8
6 47 (20.26%) Linux
7 43 (18.53%) Windows XP
8 16 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.72%) Windows Vista
9 4 (1.72%) Solaris
9 4 (1.72%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.86%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.86%) Android
10 2 (0.86%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.86%) CentOS
11 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (11.21%) ITIL
2 20 (8.62%) Project Management
3 16 (6.90%) Migration
4 15 (6.47%) Logistics
5 14 (6.03%) Security Patching
6 12 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (4.74%) Project Planning
7 11 (4.74%) Load Balancing
8 10 (4.31%) Change Control
9 8 (3.45%) Incident Management
9 8 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (3.02%) Data Protection
10 7 (3.02%) MVC
11 6 (2.59%) Scrum
11 6 (2.59%) CRM
11 6 (2.59%) DevOps
11 6 (2.59%) Patch Management
11 6 (2.59%) SIEM
11 6 (2.59%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 71 (30.60%) SQL
2 50 (21.55%) PowerShell
3 22 (9.48%) VBScript
4 9 (3.88%) Perl
5 7 (3.02%) VB
5 7 (3.02%) C#
6 6 (2.59%) Python
7 5 (2.16%) Java
8 4 (1.72%) Ruby
9 3 (1.29%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.86%) C++
10 2 (0.86%) PHP
10 2 (0.86%) F#
10 2 (0.86%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 39 (16.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (12.50%) CCNA
4 22 (9.48%) MCSA
5 21 (9.05%) MCITP
6 18 (7.76%) Security Cleared
7 16 (6.90%) MCSE
8 15 (6.47%) SC Cleared
9 12 (5.17%) Network+ Certification
9 12 (5.17%) MCP
10 11 (4.74%) Degree
11 10 (4.31%) A+ Certification
12 6 (2.59%) CISM
12 6 (2.59%) CCA
12 6 (2.59%) Citrix Certification
12 6 (2.59%) CISSP
12 6 (2.59%) DV Cleared
13 4 (1.72%) CISA
13 4 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (1.72%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.17%) SLA
2 11 (4.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.86%) FISMA
3 2 (0.86%) HIPAA
3 2 (0.86%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 155 (66.81%) Active Directory
2 70 (30.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 69 (29.74%) Hyper-V
4 24 (10.34%) VMware ESX
5 14 (6.03%) XenApp
6 13 (5.60%) XenDesktop
6 13 (5.60%) vSphere
7 12 (5.17%) Terminal Services
8 11 (4.74%) VMware Workstation
9 7 (3.02%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (2.59%) ISA Server
10 6 (2.59%) XenServer
10 6 (2.59%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (1.29%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (1.29%) Samba
12 2 (0.86%) Snort
12 2 (0.86%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.43%) vCloud
13 1 (0.43%) pfSense
13 1 (0.43%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 64 (27.59%) SCCM
2 28 (12.07%) SCOM
3 20 (8.62%) WSUS
4 14 (6.03%) Backup Exec
5 7 (3.02%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 7 (3.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 7 (3.02%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 7 (3.02%) NetBackup
6 6 (2.59%) EdgeSight
7 5 (2.16%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (1.72%) Nagios
8 4 (1.72%) FortiGate
9 3 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (1.29%) PureDisk
10 2 (0.86%) Nessus
10 2 (0.86%) Nmap
10 2 (0.86%) OpenView
10 2 (0.86%) Netcool
10 2 (0.86%) OpenNMS
10 2 (0.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 157 (67.67%) Microsoft
2 107 (46.12%) VMware
3 45 (19.40%) Cisco
4 31 (13.36%) Citrix
5 25 (10.78%) Symantec
6 24 (10.34%) HP
7 21 (9.05%) Dell
8 18 (7.76%) IBM
9 17 (7.33%) Splunk
9 17 (7.33%) Red Hat
10 14 (6.03%) Apple
11 13 (5.60%) Juniper
12 12 (5.17%) Oracle
13 8 (3.45%) Brocade
13 8 (3.45%) EMC
14 7 (3.02%) 3PAR
15 6 (2.59%) AppSense
15 6 (2.59%) ESRI
15 6 (2.59%) McAfee
15 6 (2.59%) Red Gate
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