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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 127 133 202
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +69
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 101 83 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.84% 1.57% 0.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.14% 5.55% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 94 73 8
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -15.29%
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
1644 1496 1531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.92% 28.24% 29.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1222 1160 1259
Average salary £41,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +17 49 £36,250 -10.49% 10
Bracknell -3 13 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Slough -30 6 £60,000 +41.17%
Maidenhead +7 5 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Newbury -8 2 £23,250 -29.54% 3
Thatcham -5 1 £23,500 -14.54% 1
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 219 (100.00%) Windows
2 182 (83.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 141 (64.38%) Active Directory
4 138 (63.01%) Microsoft
5 119 (54.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 115 (52.51%) VMware
7 100 (45.66%) VMware Infrastructure
8 83 (37.90%) MS Exchange
9 68 (31.05%) Exchange Server 2010
10 61 (27.85%) SQL
11 60 (27.40%) DNS
12 55 (25.11%) Firewall
12 55 (25.11%) Hyper-V
12 55 (25.11%) SCCM
13 52 (23.74%) VMware ESX
14 51 (23.29%) Citrix
15 50 (22.83%) Linux
15 50 (22.83%) Windows 7
16 49 (22.37%) IIS
17 48 (21.92%) Exchange Server 2013
18 46 (21.00%) TCP/IP
19 44 (20.09%) MS Excel
20 41 (18.72%) Microsoft Certification
21 40 (18.26%) PowerShell
22 37 (16.89%) SSL
23 36 (16.44%) Exchange Server 2007
24 33 (15.07%) MCSE
25 32 (14.61%) MS Office
25 32 (14.61%) SQL Server
26 31 (14.16%) LAN

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 83 (37.90%) MS Exchange
2 68 (31.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 49 (22.37%) IIS
4 48 (21.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 36 (16.44%) Exchange Server 2007
6 20 (9.13%) Apache
7 17 (7.76%) SharePoint
8 16 (7.31%) Exchange Server 2003
9 12 (5.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 11 (5.02%) Exchange Server 2000
11 10 (4.57%) Lync
12 8 (3.65%) SharePoint Server
13 7 (3.20%) ArcGIS
13 7 (3.20%) WebSphere
14 4 (1.83%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (1.83%) Lotus Domino
15 3 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 44 (20.09%) MS Excel
2 32 (14.61%) MS Office
3 1 (0.46%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.76%) Office 365
2 6 (2.74%) SaaS
3 5 (2.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.28%) PaaS
4 4 (1.83%) IaaS
5 2 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 60 (27.40%) DNS
2 55 (25.11%) Firewall
3 46 (21.00%) TCP/IP
4 37 (16.89%) SSL
5 31 (14.16%) LAN
6 28 (12.79%) SAN
7 26 (11.87%) WAN
8 20 (9.13%) Internet
9 18 (8.22%) DHCP
10 14 (6.39%) VPN
11 10 (4.57%) iSCSI
12 8 (3.65%) Fibre Channel
13 6 (2.74%) Wireshark
13 6 (2.74%) NetScaler
14 4 (1.83%) Network Security
14 4 (1.83%) Intranet
15 3 (1.37%) VLAN
15 3 (1.37%) SNMP
15 3 (1.37%) Cisco ASA
15 3 (1.37%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (14.61%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (5.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (4.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (3.65%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.37%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.46%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 9 (4.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (2.28%) MSI
2 5 (2.28%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (0.91%) WebDriver
3 2 (0.91%) Metasploit
3 2 (0.91%) Selenium
3 2 (0.91%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.91%) StarTeam
4 1 (0.46%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.46%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.46%) MSBuild
General
1 7 (3.20%) Finance
2 5 (2.28%) Marketing
3 4 (1.83%) Automotive
4 2 (0.91%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (21.92%) Support Engineer
2 42 (19.18%) Analyst
3 27 (12.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 25 (11.42%) Support Analyst
5 23 (10.50%) Web Analyst
5 23 (10.50%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
6 20 (9.13%) Technical Support
7 19 (8.68%) Administrator
8 18 (8.22%) 2nd Line Support
9 17 (7.76%) Consultant
10 14 (6.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (5.94%) Technical Support Engineer
11 13 (5.94%) Technical Engineer
11 13 (5.94%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
11 13 (5.94%) Systems Administrator
12 12 (5.48%) Web Support Analyst
12 12 (5.48%) Windows Support Analyst
12 12 (5.48%) 3rd Line Support
13 11 (5.02%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 11 (5.02%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.31%) .NET
2 12 (5.48%) ASP.NET
3 9 (4.11%) Web Services
4 7 (3.20%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (2.74%) WCF
6 5 (2.28%) XML
7 3 (1.37%) SOAP
7 3 (1.37%) COM+
7 3 (1.37%) REST
8 2 (0.91%) JSON
8 2 (0.91%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (0.91%) EDI
8 2 (0.91%) CSS
8 2 (0.91%) HTML
8 2 (0.91%) WinForms
9 1 (0.46%) Ajax
9 1 (0.46%) COM
9 1 (0.46%) XSL
9 1 (0.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (0.46%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.31%) Blackberry
1 16 (7.31%) Clustering
2 9 (4.11%) PKI
3 8 (3.65%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.28%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.83%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.37%) Kindle
8 2 (0.91%) Open Source
8 2 (0.91%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.91%) Replication
9 1 (0.46%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.46%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.46%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 219 (100.00%) Windows
2 182 (83.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 119 (54.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 50 (22.83%) Linux
4 50 (22.83%) Windows 7
5 30 (13.70%) Windows XP
6 23 (10.50%) Windows 8
7 5 (2.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.28%) Android
8 2 (0.91%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (0.91%) SUSE
9 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.46%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.46%) VMS
9 1 (0.46%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.46%) CentOS
9 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (7.31%) Problem Management
2 15 (6.85%) ITIL
2 15 (6.85%) Change Control
2 15 (6.85%) Server Monitoring
3 14 (6.39%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (5.48%) Load Balancing
4 12 (5.48%) Data Management
5 11 (5.02%) Migration
6 10 (4.57%) Mobile Device Management
7 9 (4.11%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (3.65%) Project Management
9 7 (3.20%) MVC
9 7 (3.20%) PRINCE2
9 7 (3.20%) Kalman Filter
10 6 (2.74%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (2.74%) Web Development
10 6 (2.74%) Scrum
11 5 (2.28%) DevOps
11 5 (2.28%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (2.28%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 61 (27.85%) SQL
2 40 (18.26%) PowerShell
3 15 (6.85%) VBScript
4 12 (5.48%) VB
5 10 (4.57%) C#
6 5 (2.28%) Perl
7 4 (1.83%) Bash Shell
7 4 (1.83%) Python
7 4 (1.83%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.83%) Java
7 4 (1.83%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.83%) Ruby
8 2 (0.91%) C++
8 2 (0.91%) PHP
8 2 (0.91%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.46%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 41 (18.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (15.07%) MCSE
3 25 (11.42%) MCITP
4 22 (10.05%) MCP
5 20 (9.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 15 (6.85%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (6.85%) Security Cleared
6 15 (6.85%) SC Cleared
7 13 (5.94%) MCSA
7 13 (5.94%) Degree
8 11 (5.02%) CCNA
9 9 (4.11%) MCTS
9 9 (4.11%) DV Cleared
10 5 (2.28%) CCA
10 5 (2.28%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (2.28%) CISSP
11 3 (1.37%) CCSA
12 2 (0.91%) CCIE
12 2 (0.91%) CCNP
12 2 (0.91%) CHFI
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (1.83%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.83%) SLA
3 3 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.37%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.91%) HIPAA
System Software
1 141 (64.38%) Active Directory
2 100 (45.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (25.11%) Hyper-V
4 52 (23.74%) VMware ESX
5 21 (9.59%) XenApp
6 15 (6.85%) ISA Server
7 12 (5.48%) Microsoft App-V
8 11 (5.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 9 (4.11%) XenDesktop
9 9 (4.11%) vSphere
10 6 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (2.74%) Terminal Server
10 6 (2.74%) Terminal Services
11 5 (2.28%) XenServer
12 4 (1.83%) Forefront TMG
13 3 (1.37%) Nmap
14 2 (0.91%) VMware Server
14 2 (0.91%) Snort
14 2 (0.91%) VMware Workstation
15 1 (0.46%) Samba
Systems Management
1 55 (25.11%) SCCM
2 20 (9.13%) NetBackup
3 19 (8.68%) SCOM
4 12 (5.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 10 (4.57%) SCVMM
6 8 (3.65%) WSUS
7 7 (3.20%) Backup Exec
8 6 (2.74%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 6 (2.74%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 5 (2.28%) SCSM
9 5 (2.28%) EdgeSight
10 4 (1.83%) Windows Intune
10 4 (1.83%) SCOrch
11 3 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (1.37%) McAfee ePO
12 2 (0.91%) OpenNMS
12 2 (0.91%) Nagios
12 2 (0.91%) Netcool
12 2 (0.91%) OpenView
12 2 (0.91%) Nessus
Vendors
1 138 (63.01%) Microsoft
2 115 (52.51%) VMware
3 51 (23.29%) Citrix
4 23 (10.50%) Cisco
5 22 (10.05%) Symantec
6 19 (8.68%) IBM
7 18 (8.22%) HP
8 13 (5.94%) Dell
9 12 (5.48%) Oracle
10 7 (3.20%) ESRI
10 7 (3.20%) EMC
10 7 (3.20%) Lumension
11 6 (2.74%) CheckPoint
12 5 (2.28%) AppSense
12 5 (2.28%) Red Hat
12 5 (2.28%) Juniper
12 5 (2.28%) Red Gate
13 4 (1.83%) Splunk
13 4 (1.83%) MobileIron
13 4 (1.83%) McAfee
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