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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 122 138 198
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +60
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 102 84 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.85% 1.53% 0.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.49% 5.75% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 98 76 8
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £27,900 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -17.64%
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
1571 1462 1601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.51% 26.70% 30.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1192 1136 1237
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,350 £26,375
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +20 53 £35,000 -2.77% 5
Maidenhead +8 14 £60,000 +28.34% 1
Bracknell -4 7 £40,000 -31.91%
Slough -28 4 £46,500 +9.41%
Thatcham -6 1 £23,500 -6.00%
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 225 (100.00%) Windows
2 184 (81.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 146 (64.89%) Active Directory
4 140 (62.22%) Microsoft
5 121 (53.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 110 (48.89%) VMware
7 92 (40.89%) VMware Infrastructure
8 85 (37.78%) MS Exchange
9 71 (31.56%) DNS
10 67 (29.78%) SQL
11 66 (29.33%) SCCM
12 63 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2010
13 59 (26.22%) Hyper-V
14 58 (25.78%) Firewall
15 51 (22.67%) Linux
15 51 (22.67%) MS Excel
16 49 (21.78%) Citrix
17 48 (21.33%) IIS
17 48 (21.33%) Exchange Server 2013
18 47 (20.89%) Windows 7
18 47 (20.89%) TCP/IP
19 46 (20.44%) VMware ESX
20 44 (19.56%) PowerShell
21 40 (17.78%) LAN
22 39 (17.33%) Microsoft Certification
23 38 (16.89%) Windows XP
24 35 (15.56%) SAN
24 35 (15.56%) SSL
25 33 (14.67%) WAN
26 31 (13.78%) MS Office

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 85 (37.78%) MS Exchange
2 63 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 48 (21.33%) IIS
3 48 (21.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 26 (11.56%) SharePoint
5 25 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 17 (7.56%) Lync
7 15 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
7 15 (6.67%) Apache
8 9 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (3.56%) Lotus Domino
9 8 (3.56%) Exchange Server 2000
10 6 (2.67%) SharePoint Server
10 6 (2.67%) WebSphere
10 6 (2.67%) ArcGIS
11 5 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (1.78%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.44%) Site Server
Applications
1 51 (22.67%) MS Excel
2 31 (13.78%) MS Office
3 2 (0.89%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.44%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.56%) Office 365
2 7 (3.11%) SaaS
3 6 (2.67%) PaaS
4 4 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.78%) IaaS
5 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (31.56%) DNS
2 58 (25.78%) Firewall
3 47 (20.89%) TCP/IP
4 40 (17.78%) LAN
5 35 (15.56%) SSL
5 35 (15.56%) SAN
6 33 (14.67%) WAN
7 26 (11.56%) DHCP
8 23 (10.22%) Internet
9 14 (6.22%) iSCSI
10 12 (5.33%) VPN
11 8 (3.56%) NetScaler
12 7 (3.11%) Fibre Channel
12 7 (3.11%) Wireshark
13 6 (2.67%) VLAN
14 5 (2.22%) SNMP
15 4 (1.78%) VoIP
15 4 (1.78%) Network Security
16 3 (1.33%) Unified Communications
16 3 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (3.56%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.89%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.44%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 8 (3.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.67%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (0.89%) WebDriver
3 2 (0.89%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.89%) MSI
3 2 (0.89%) StarTeam
3 2 (0.89%) Selenium
3 2 (0.89%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.44%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.44%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.44%) MSBuild
General
1 5 (2.22%) Marketing
2 4 (1.78%) Finance
2 4 (1.78%) Automotive
3 3 (1.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.44%) Advertising
4 1 (0.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 50 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 36 (16.00%) Analyst
3 28 (12.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 27 (12.00%) Technical Support
5 24 (10.67%) Web Analyst
5 24 (10.67%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
6 21 (9.33%) Administrator
7 20 (8.89%) Technical Support Engineer
7 20 (8.89%) Technical Engineer
8 19 (8.44%) Support Analyst
9 18 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 18 (8.00%) Consultant
10 15 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
11 14 (6.22%) 3rd Line Support
12 13 (5.78%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
13 12 (5.33%) Windows Support Analyst
13 12 (5.33%) Web Support Analyst
14 11 (4.89%) Windows Engineer
14 11 (4.89%) Server Engineer
14 11 (4.89%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.11%) .NET
2 12 (5.33%) ASP.NET
3 7 (3.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (2.67%) Web Services
5 5 (2.22%) XML
6 4 (1.78%) Application Packaging
7 3 (1.33%) COM+
7 3 (1.33%) WCF
8 2 (0.89%) CSS
8 2 (0.89%) SOAP
8 2 (0.89%) EDI
8 2 (0.89%) HTML
8 2 (0.89%) JSON
8 2 (0.89%) REST
9 1 (0.44%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (0.44%) Software Packaging
9 1 (0.44%) WinForms
9 1 (0.44%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.33%) Blackberry
2 9 (4.00%) Clustering
2 9 (4.00%) PKI
2 9 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.11%) Client/Server
3 7 (3.11%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.78%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.33%) EqualLogic
5 3 (1.33%) Kindle
6 2 (0.89%) Open Source
7 1 (0.44%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.44%) Replication
7 1 (0.44%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.44%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 225 (100.00%) Windows
2 184 (81.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 121 (53.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 51 (22.67%) Linux
5 47 (20.89%) Windows 7
6 38 (16.89%) Windows XP
7 30 (13.33%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.33%) Windows Vista
8 3 (1.33%) Android
9 2 (0.89%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.89%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.44%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.44%) CentOS
10 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (8.89%) ITIL
2 17 (7.56%) Problem Management
3 15 (6.67%) Server Monitoring
3 15 (6.67%) Project Management
4 14 (6.22%) Change Control
5 13 (5.78%) Load Balancing
5 13 (5.78%) Migration
6 12 (5.33%) Data Management
6 12 (5.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (4.00%) Logistics
7 9 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (3.56%) PRINCE2
9 7 (3.11%) MVC
9 7 (3.11%) Project Planning
10 6 (2.67%) Scrum
10 6 (2.67%) DevOps
11 5 (2.22%) Kalman Filter
11 5 (2.22%) Mobile Device Management
11 5 (2.22%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 67 (29.78%) SQL
2 44 (19.56%) PowerShell
3 19 (8.44%) VBScript
4 10 (4.44%) C#
5 9 (4.00%) VB
6 5 (2.22%) Perl
7 4 (1.78%) Java
7 4 (1.78%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.78%) Python
7 4 (1.78%) Ruby
8 3 (1.33%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.33%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.89%) PHP
9 2 (0.89%) C++
10 1 (0.44%) Bourne shell
10 1 (0.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (17.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (13.33%) MCSE
3 21 (9.33%) MCITP
4 20 (8.89%) Security Cleared
5 17 (7.56%) SC Cleared
6 14 (6.22%) Degree
7 13 (5.78%) MCSA
7 13 (5.78%) MCP
8 12 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (5.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (4.44%) CCNA
10 8 (3.56%) DV Cleared
11 7 (3.11%) CCA
11 7 (3.11%) Citrix Certification
12 5 (2.22%) CISSP
13 4 (1.78%) MCTS
13 4 (1.78%) VCP4
14 3 (1.33%) A+ Certification
14 3 (1.33%) Network+ Certification
14 3 (1.33%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 9 (4.00%) SLA
3 3 (1.33%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.89%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.89%) HIPAA
System Software
1 146 (64.89%) Active Directory
2 92 (40.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (26.22%) Hyper-V
4 46 (20.44%) VMware ESX
5 22 (9.78%) XenApp
6 15 (6.67%) ISA Server
7 13 (5.78%) XenDesktop
8 12 (5.33%) Microsoft App-V
9 11 (4.89%) vSphere
10 8 (3.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 8 (3.56%) Terminal Services
11 7 (3.11%) XenServer
12 6 (2.67%) Terminal Server
12 6 (2.67%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (1.78%) Forefront TMG
13 4 (1.78%) VMware Workstation
14 3 (1.33%) Samba
15 2 (0.89%) VMware Server
15 2 (0.89%) Snort
15 2 (0.89%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 66 (29.33%) SCCM
2 26 (11.56%) SCOM
3 18 (8.00%) NetBackup
4 12 (5.33%) WSUS
5 10 (4.44%) SCVMM
6 9 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 8 (3.56%) Backup Exec
7 8 (3.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 7 (3.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 7 (3.11%) EdgeSight
9 5 (2.22%) SCSM
10 4 (1.78%) SCOrch
10 4 (1.78%) Windows Intune
11 3 (1.33%) McAfee ePO
12 2 (0.89%) OpenNMS
12 2 (0.89%) Nagios
12 2 (0.89%) Nessus
12 2 (0.89%) Netcool
12 2 (0.89%) OpenView
13 1 (0.44%) Legato
Vendors
1 140 (62.22%) Microsoft
2 110 (48.89%) VMware
3 49 (21.78%) Citrix
4 30 (13.33%) Cisco
5 24 (10.67%) Symantec
6 23 (10.22%) HP
7 20 (8.89%) IBM
8 12 (5.33%) Dell
9 11 (4.89%) Splunk
10 9 (4.00%) Oracle
11 7 (3.11%) Apple
11 7 (3.11%) CheckPoint
11 7 (3.11%) AppSense
12 6 (2.67%) ESRI
12 6 (2.67%) EMC
12 6 (2.67%) Lumension
12 6 (2.67%) Red Gate
13 5 (2.22%) Juniper
13 5 (2.22%) SolarWinds
14 4 (1.78%) McAfee
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