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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 101 133 194
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +61
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 131 91 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.43% 1.60% 0.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.94% 5.86% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 123 79 21
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
1318 1554 1710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.44% 27.29% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1020 1240 1327
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £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 4 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 4 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 +15 69 £35,000 -9.67% 5
Maidenhead +9 16 £60,000 - 1
Bracknell +1 10 £33,000 -45.00% 1
Wokingham - 5 £32,500 -
Slough -7 4 £44,000 +20.54% 1
Newbury +5 3 £40,000 +24.03%
Windsor -15 2 £33,000 -9.58% 1
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 233 (100.00%) Windows
2 183 (78.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 157 (67.38%) Microsoft
4 154 (66.09%) Active Directory
5 114 (48.93%) VMware
6 113 (48.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 94 (40.34%) MS Exchange
8 81 (34.76%) VMware Infrastructure
9 78 (33.48%) DNS
10 75 (32.19%) SQL
10 75 (32.19%) Hyper-V
11 74 (31.76%) MS Excel
12 69 (29.61%) Exchange Server 2010
13 67 (28.76%) SCCM
13 67 (28.76%) TCP/IP
13 67 (28.76%) Firewall
14 58 (24.89%) Windows 7
15 47 (20.17%) SAN
16 46 (19.74%) PowerShell
17 44 (18.88%) MS Office
18 42 (18.03%) Cisco
19 41 (17.60%) SharePoint
19 41 (17.60%) Citrix
20 39 (16.74%) Windows XP
20 39 (16.74%) Linux
20 39 (16.74%) Windows 8
21 38 (16.31%) LAN
21 38 (16.31%) DHCP
22 36 (15.45%) IIS
22 36 (15.45%) Microsoft Certification

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 94 (40.34%) MS Exchange
2 69 (29.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 41 (17.60%) SharePoint
4 36 (15.45%) IIS
5 34 (14.59%) Exchange Server 2013
6 30 (12.88%) Lync
7 16 (6.87%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (4.29%) Lotus Domino
9 7 (3.00%) ArcGIS
9 7 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (3.00%) SharePoint Server
9 7 (3.00%) WebSphere
10 5 (2.15%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (1.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.86%) Site Server
14 1 (0.43%) MTS
Applications
1 74 (31.76%) MS Excel
2 44 (18.88%) MS Office
3 3 (1.29%) MS Project
4 2 (0.86%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.43%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (9.44%) Office 365
2 7 (3.00%) SaaS
3 6 (2.58%) PaaS
4 4 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 78 (33.48%) DNS
2 67 (28.76%) TCP/IP
2 67 (28.76%) Firewall
3 47 (20.17%) SAN
4 38 (16.31%) LAN
4 38 (16.31%) DHCP
5 30 (12.88%) WAN
6 23 (9.87%) SSL
7 20 (8.58%) Internet
8 15 (6.44%) iSCSI
8 15 (6.44%) VPN
9 10 (4.29%) VLAN
10 9 (3.86%) VoIP
11 8 (3.43%) NetScaler
12 7 (3.00%) Wireshark
13 5 (2.15%) Unified Communications
13 5 (2.15%) Network Security
13 5 (2.15%) SNMP
14 3 (1.29%) NAS
14 3 (1.29%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (12.02%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (3.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.58%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.86%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.43%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 7 (3.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.58%) 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
4 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (3.43%) Telecoms
2 5 (2.15%) Retail
3 3 (1.29%) Marketing
4 2 (0.86%) Games
4 2 (0.86%) Finance
4 2 (0.86%) Automotive
4 2 (0.86%) Legal
5 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 57 (24.46%) Support Engineer
2 30 (12.88%) Technical Support
2 30 (12.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 26 (11.16%) Technical Engineer
4 25 (10.73%) Technical Support Engineer
5 22 (9.44%) 3rd Line Support
6 18 (7.73%) Analyst
7 16 (6.87%) Administrator
8 15 (6.44%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 14 (6.01%) Server Engineer
10 13 (5.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 12 (5.15%) Technical Specialist
12 11 (4.72%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
12 11 (4.72%) 2nd Line Support
12 11 (4.72%) Web Analyst
13 10 (4.29%) Consultant
13 10 (4.29%) Systems Administrator
13 10 (4.29%) Active Directory Specialist
13 10 (4.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 10 (4.29%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.15%) .NET
2 8 (3.43%) ASP.NET
3 7 (3.00%) Web Services
4 6 (2.58%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (1.72%) XML
5 4 (1.72%) Application Packaging
6 3 (1.29%) REST
7 2 (0.86%) EDI
7 2 (0.86%) HTML
7 2 (0.86%) Flash
7 2 (0.86%) SOAP
7 2 (0.86%) COM+
7 2 (0.86%) JSON
8 1 (0.43%) HTML5
8 1 (0.43%) Silverlight
8 1 (0.43%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.43%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.43%) Ajax
8 1 (0.43%) CSS
8 1 (0.43%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.72%) Client/Server
2 10 (4.29%) PKI
3 7 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.58%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.58%) FMCG
4 6 (2.58%) EqualLogic
5 5 (2.15%) Fat Client
5 5 (2.15%) Thin Client
6 4 (1.72%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.29%) Replication
8 2 (0.86%) Clustering
8 2 (0.86%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.86%) Kindle
8 2 (0.86%) Open Source
9 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.43%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.43%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.43%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.43%) Xbox
9 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 233 (100.00%) Windows
2 183 (78.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 113 (48.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 58 (24.89%) Windows 7
5 39 (16.74%) Windows XP
5 39 (16.74%) Linux
5 39 (16.74%) Windows 8
6 11 (4.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.72%) Solaris
7 4 (1.72%) Windows Vista
8 3 (1.29%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.86%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.86%) Android
9 2 (0.86%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.43%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (9.87%) ITIL
2 19 (8.15%) Project Management
3 16 (6.87%) Migration
4 13 (5.58%) Logistics
5 12 (5.15%) Load Balancing
6 11 (4.72%) Project Planning
6 11 (4.72%) Data Management
7 10 (4.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (4.29%) Problem Management
7 10 (4.29%) Change Control
7 10 (4.29%) Server Monitoring
8 9 (3.86%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (3.86%) Incident Management
9 8 (3.43%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (3.00%) MVC
11 6 (2.58%) PRINCE2
11 6 (2.58%) Scrum
11 6 (2.58%) DevOps
12 5 (2.15%) SIEM
12 5 (2.15%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 75 (32.19%) SQL
2 46 (19.74%) PowerShell
3 21 (9.01%) VBScript
4 8 (3.43%) VB
4 8 (3.43%) C#
5 7 (3.00%) Perl
6 4 (1.72%) Python
6 4 (1.72%) Java
6 4 (1.72%) Ruby
7 3 (1.29%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.86%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.86%) C++
8 2 (0.86%) PHP
8 2 (0.86%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 36 (15.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (12.02%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (10.73%) CCNA
4 19 (8.15%) Security Cleared
5 17 (7.30%) MCSE
5 17 (7.30%) MCSA
5 17 (7.30%) MCITP
6 16 (6.87%) SC Cleared
7 13 (5.58%) Degree
8 11 (4.72%) MCP
9 7 (3.00%) DV Cleared
9 7 (3.00%) Network+ Certification
9 7 (3.00%) CCA
9 7 (3.00%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (2.15%) CISSP
10 5 (2.15%) A+ Certification
11 4 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (1.72%) CISM
12 3 (1.29%) CCIE
13 2 (0.86%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 12 (5.15%) SLA
2 2 (0.86%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.86%) FISMA
2 2 (0.86%) HIPAA
2 2 (0.86%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.43%) QA
3 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 154 (66.09%) Active Directory
2 81 (34.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 75 (32.19%) Hyper-V
4 27 (11.59%) VMware ESX
5 15 (6.44%) XenApp
6 14 (6.01%) XenDesktop
7 13 (5.58%) Terminal Services
8 12 (5.15%) vSphere
9 11 (4.72%) ISA Server
10 8 (3.43%) Microsoft App-V
11 7 (3.00%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (3.00%) XenServer
12 6 (2.58%) VMware Workstation
13 5 (2.15%) Terminal Server
14 4 (1.72%) Forefront TMG
15 3 (1.29%) Samba
16 2 (0.86%) Snort
17 1 (0.43%) DFS Replication
17 1 (0.43%) vCloud
17 1 (0.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 67 (28.76%) SCCM
2 30 (12.88%) SCOM
3 19 (8.15%) WSUS
4 15 (6.44%) Backup Exec
5 12 (5.15%) NetBackup
6 8 (3.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 8 (3.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 7 (3.00%) EdgeSight
8 5 (2.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 4 (1.72%) Nagios
9 4 (1.72%) SCVMM
9 4 (1.72%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (1.29%) PureDisk
10 3 (1.29%) FortiGate
11 2 (0.86%) OpenView
11 2 (0.86%) Netcool
11 2 (0.86%) Nessus
11 2 (0.86%) Nmap
11 2 (0.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 2 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 157 (67.38%) Microsoft
2 114 (48.93%) VMware
3 42 (18.03%) Cisco
4 41 (17.60%) Citrix
5 33 (14.16%) Symantec
6 30 (12.88%) HP
7 27 (11.59%) IBM
8 19 (8.15%) Dell
9 15 (6.44%) Splunk
10 12 (5.15%) Red Hat
10 12 (5.15%) EMC
11 11 (4.72%) Oracle
12 10 (4.29%) Juniper
12 10 (4.29%) Apple
13 8 (3.43%) Brocade
14 7 (3.00%) Lumension
14 7 (3.00%) 3PAR
14 7 (3.00%) AppSense
14 7 (3.00%) ESRI
15 6 (2.58%) CheckPoint
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus(OTE £50-55K) + 5k car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Centric Resource
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Windsor
Streamline Connections
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus + car allowance
Posted: 12 days ago
Berkshire
Explore Group
Salary: £33000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Car allowance and bonus
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Reading
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + 20 days notice, Gym membership
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
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Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Career Generation/Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Berkshire
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Salary: £65000 per annum + Bonus & Package
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Bracknell
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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