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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 104 179 -
Rank change year-on-year
+75 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 129 49 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.18% 0.87% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.51% 3.07% -
Number of salaries quoted 104 45 0
Average salary £34,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
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
1718 1597 1681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.02% 28.44% 30.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1231 1289 1469
Average salary £37,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.84% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +20 43 £35,000 +1.44% 1
Bracknell +2 18 £41,250 -8.33% 3
Wokingham +6 17 £30,000 -42.85% 1
Slough +6 15 £44,000 +25.71% 3
Windsor - 10 £27,500 -
Newbury +8 5 £22,500 -55.00%
Maidenhead -16 2 - -
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 243 (100.00%) Windows
2 209 (86.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 158 (65.02%) Microsoft
4 146 (60.08%) Active Directory
5 128 (52.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 105 (43.21%) VMware
7 101 (41.56%) MS Exchange
8 80 (32.92%) Exchange Server 2010
9 79 (32.51%) VMware Infrastructure
10 74 (30.45%) Hyper-V
11 70 (28.81%) Exchange Server 2007
12 69 (28.40%) Windows 7
13 68 (27.98%) SQL
14 66 (27.16%) MS Excel
15 65 (26.75%) SCCM
16 61 (25.10%) DNS
17 59 (24.28%) SQL Server
18 58 (23.87%) Microsoft Certification
19 53 (21.81%) Firewall
20 52 (21.40%) Exchange Server 2013
21 50 (20.58%) TCP/IP
22 48 (19.75%) MCITP
23 45 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
23 45 (18.52%) Citrix
23 45 (18.52%) Cisco
24 44 (18.11%) PowerShell
25 43 (17.70%) CCNA
26 42 (17.28%) Linux
27 35 (14.40%) MCSE
28 34 (13.99%) Exchange Server 2003

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 101 (41.56%) MS Exchange
2 80 (32.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 70 (28.81%) Exchange Server 2007
4 52 (21.40%) Exchange Server 2013
5 34 (13.99%) Exchange Server 2003
6 33 (13.58%) IIS
7 29 (11.93%) Lync
8 25 (10.29%) SharePoint
9 19 (7.82%) Apache
10 12 (4.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 12 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2000
11 7 (2.88%) Tomcat
12 6 (2.47%) SharePoint Server
12 6 (2.47%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (1.65%) WebSphere
14 3 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (1.23%) ArcGIS
15 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
15 1 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 66 (27.16%) MS Excel
2 30 (12.35%) MS Office
3 6 (2.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.23%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.29%) Office 365
2 6 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.06%) IaaS
4 4 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.23%) SaaS
5 3 (1.23%) PaaS
6 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (25.10%) DNS
2 53 (21.81%) Firewall
3 50 (20.58%) TCP/IP
4 33 (13.58%) VPN
5 30 (12.35%) WAN
6 29 (11.93%) LAN
6 29 (11.93%) SAN
7 25 (10.29%) DHCP
8 21 (8.64%) Network Security
9 20 (8.23%) SSL
10 18 (7.41%) VoIP
11 12 (4.94%) PBX
11 12 (4.94%) Multicast
11 12 (4.94%) Wireless
11 12 (4.94%) TETRA
12 9 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
12 9 (3.70%) tcpdump
13 8 (3.29%) iSCSI
13 8 (3.29%) VLAN
14 7 (2.88%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (24.28%) SQL Server
2 26 (10.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (6.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (4.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.82%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.82%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (9.05%) MSI
2 7 (2.88%) Metasploit
3 4 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (6.58%) Finance
2 12 (4.94%) Telecoms
2 12 (4.94%) Marketing
3 7 (2.88%) Legal
4 3 (1.23%) Billing
5 1 (0.41%) German Language
5 1 (0.41%) Advertising
5 1 (0.41%) Publishing
5 1 (0.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (19.75%) Support Engineer
2 40 (16.46%) Consultant
3 34 (13.99%) Analyst
4 31 (12.76%) Support Analyst
5 29 (11.93%) 3rd Line Support
6 28 (11.52%) 2nd Line Support
7 20 (8.23%) Integration Engineer
8 17 (7.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 15 (6.17%) Microsoft Consultant
10 14 (5.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (5.35%) Server Engineer
11 13 (5.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 12 (4.94%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 12 (4.94%) Portfolio Manager
12 12 (4.94%) Product Manager
13 11 (4.53%) Support Consultant
13 11 (4.53%) Administrator
13 11 (4.53%) Technical Consultant
13 11 (4.53%) Wintel Consultant
14 10 (4.12%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.47%) Web Services
2 5 (2.06%) WCF
3 3 (1.23%) MSMQ
4 2 (0.82%) .NET
4 2 (0.82%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.82%) COM
4 2 (0.82%) SOAP
4 2 (0.82%) WPF
4 2 (0.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (0.82%) REST
4 2 (0.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (0.82%) WinForms
5 1 (0.41%) SAML
5 1 (0.41%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 34 (13.99%) Clustering
2 16 (6.58%) Blackberry
3 10 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.29%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.06%) Statistics
6 4 (1.65%) PKI
7 3 (1.23%) Open Source
8 2 (0.82%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.82%) iPhone
8 2 (0.82%) HP StorageWorks
8 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.82%) Replication
8 2 (0.82%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.41%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.41%) SecurID
9 1 (0.41%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 243 (100.00%) Windows
2 209 (86.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 128 (52.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 69 (28.40%) Windows 7
5 42 (17.28%) Linux
6 33 (13.58%) Windows XP
7 23 (9.47%) Windows 8
8 11 (4.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (4.12%) Android
10 9 (3.70%) CentOS
11 8 (3.29%) Windows Mobile
12 7 (2.88%) Ubuntu
13 5 (2.06%) Windows Vista
14 4 (1.65%) UNIX
15 3 (1.23%) Windows 2000
16 2 (0.82%) VMS
16 2 (0.82%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.82%) SUSE
16 2 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.82%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (9.05%) ITIL
2 21 (8.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 21 (8.64%) Mobile Device Management
3 14 (5.76%) Change Control
4 12 (4.94%) Product Management
5 9 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
5 9 (3.70%) Data Security
5 9 (3.70%) Change Management
6 7 (2.88%) Service Delivery
6 7 (2.88%) Migration
6 7 (2.88%) Resource Management
6 7 (2.88%) Mentoring
7 5 (2.06%) SIEM
8 4 (1.65%) Coaching
8 4 (1.65%) Load Balancing
8 4 (1.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 4 (1.65%) Project Management
9 3 (1.23%) Service Management
9 3 (1.23%) Security Management
9 3 (1.23%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (27.98%) SQL
2 44 (18.11%) PowerShell
3 25 (10.29%) VBScript
3 25 (10.29%) VB
4 17 (7.00%) T-SQL
5 10 (4.12%) Bash Shell
6 8 (3.29%) Perl
7 7 (2.88%) PHP
7 7 (2.88%) Python
7 7 (2.88%) Ruby
8 4 (1.65%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.82%) C
9 2 (0.82%) C#
9 2 (0.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 58 (23.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (19.75%) MCITP
3 45 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
4 43 (17.70%) CCNA
5 35 (14.40%) MCSE
6 28 (11.52%) MCP
7 25 (10.29%) MCSA
8 20 (8.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 13 (5.35%) MCTS
10 11 (4.53%) CCNP
11 8 (3.29%) SC Cleared
11 8 (3.29%) Security Cleared
12 6 (2.47%) CEH
13 5 (2.06%) CISSP
14 4 (1.65%) OSCP
14 4 (1.65%) OSCE
14 4 (1.65%) Degree
15 3 (1.23%) DV Cleared
15 3 (1.23%) Citrix Certification
15 3 (1.23%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.88%) PCI DSS
2 11 (4.53%) SLA
2 11 (4.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (2.88%) HIPAA
4 6 (2.47%) QA
5 4 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 146 (60.08%) Active Directory
2 79 (32.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (30.45%) Hyper-V
4 25 (10.29%) VMware ESX
5 14 (5.76%) XenApp
6 13 (5.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 12 (4.94%) Terminal Server
8 9 (3.70%) Nmap
8 9 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (2.88%) Snort
9 7 (2.88%) ISA Server
10 6 (2.47%) vSphere
10 6 (2.47%) KVM
11 5 (2.06%) XenDesktop
11 5 (2.06%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (2.06%) Terminal Services
12 4 (1.65%) XenServer
13 2 (0.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 2 (0.82%) MetaFrame
13 2 (0.82%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 65 (26.75%) SCCM
2 27 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 18 (7.41%) WSUS
4 10 (4.12%) SCOM
5 7 (2.88%) Nessus
6 5 (2.06%) Backup Exec
7 4 (1.65%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (1.65%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.82%) Legato
8 2 (0.82%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.41%) Windows Intune
9 1 (0.41%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.41%) SCSM
9 1 (0.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.41%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 158 (65.02%) Microsoft
2 105 (43.21%) VMware
3 45 (18.52%) Cisco
3 45 (18.52%) Citrix
4 33 (13.58%) Oracle
5 18 (7.41%) Dell
6 15 (6.17%) Red Hat
7 12 (4.94%) HP
7 12 (4.94%) Symantec
8 8 (3.29%) Websense
8 8 (3.29%) Juniper
9 7 (2.88%) NetApp
9 7 (2.88%) Sophos
9 7 (2.88%) Imperva
9 7 (2.88%) ServiceNow
10 6 (2.47%) McAfee
10 6 (2.47%) Veeam
10 6 (2.47%) IBM
10 6 (2.47%) EMC
11 4 (1.65%) F5
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