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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 110 96 173
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +77
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 113 139 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.20% 2.37% 0.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.62% 8.25% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 107 112 43
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
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
1311 1685 1499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.48% 28.72% 27.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1059 1229 1229
Average salary £41,750 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,600 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -3 53 £32,500 -7.14% 9
Bracknell +21 19 £38,500 -14.44%
Slough -21 9 £33,500 -25.55%
Maidenhead +18 7 £31,250 -
Newbury +5 5 £37,500 -21.05%
Wokingham -18 1 - -
Hungerford - 1 £22,500 -
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 242 (100.00%) Windows
2 182 (75.21%) Microsoft
3 167 (69.01%) Active Directory
4 164 (67.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 146 (60.33%) VMware
6 111 (45.87%) MS Exchange
7 105 (43.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 88 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
9 78 (32.23%) MS Excel
10 72 (29.75%) Hyper-V
11 69 (28.51%) Cisco
11 69 (28.51%) Firewall
12 65 (26.86%) VMware Infrastructure
13 60 (24.79%) SQL
14 57 (23.55%) TCP/IP
14 57 (23.55%) Windows 7
15 53 (21.90%) DNS
16 52 (21.49%) Data Centre
17 51 (21.07%) Exchange Server 2013
18 49 (20.25%) Windows 8
18 49 (20.25%) SCCM
19 48 (19.83%) LAN
20 46 (19.01%) WAN
21 45 (18.60%) MS Office
22 39 (16.12%) SAN
23 37 (15.29%) Linux
23 37 (15.29%) Lync
24 36 (14.88%) Microsoft Certification
24 36 (14.88%) VMware ESX
25 34 (14.05%) vSphere

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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
1 111 (45.87%) MS Exchange
2 88 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 51 (21.07%) Exchange Server 2013
4 37 (15.29%) Lync
5 27 (11.16%) SharePoint
6 14 (5.79%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (4.55%) IIS
8 8 (3.31%) Lotus Domino
9 3 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (1.24%) ArcGIS
9 3 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.24%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (1.24%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.41%) MTS
11 1 (0.41%) nginx
11 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.41%) OpenStack
Applications
1 78 (32.23%) MS Excel
2 45 (18.60%) MS Office
3 4 (1.65%) MS Project
4 1 (0.41%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.41%) FrameMaker
4 1 (0.41%) CorelDRAW
4 1 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (3.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.92%) Office 365
2 12 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (4.13%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.24%) SaaS
4 3 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.41%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 69 (28.51%) Firewall
2 57 (23.55%) TCP/IP
3 53 (21.90%) DNS
4 48 (19.83%) LAN
5 46 (19.01%) WAN
6 39 (16.12%) SAN
7 26 (10.74%) DHCP
8 14 (5.79%) iSCSI
9 12 (4.96%) VPN
10 11 (4.55%) Internet
10 11 (4.55%) VLAN
11 7 (2.89%) VoIP
12 6 (2.48%) Wireshark
12 6 (2.48%) NetScaler
13 5 (2.07%) 2G
13 5 (2.07%) Unified Communications
13 5 (2.07%) 4G
13 5 (2.07%) 3G
13 5 (2.07%) SSL
14 4 (1.65%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (9.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (2.48%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.41%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.41%) Big Data
5 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 13 (5.37%) Telecoms
2 5 (2.07%) Manufacturing
2 5 (2.07%) Retail
3 3 (1.24%) Finance
3 3 (1.24%) Legal
4 2 (0.83%) Marketing
5 1 (0.41%) Electronics
5 1 (0.41%) Publishing
5 1 (0.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 92 (38.02%) Support Engineer
2 42 (17.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 38 (15.70%) Technical Support
4 37 (15.29%) Technical Engineer
5 32 (13.22%) 3rd Line Support
6 31 (12.81%) Technical Support Engineer
7 28 (11.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 22 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
9 21 (8.68%) IT Support
10 19 (7.85%) Consultant
11 18 (7.44%) IT Support Engineer
12 15 (6.20%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 12 (4.96%) Systems Engineer
14 11 (4.55%) Analyst
15 9 (3.72%) Desktop Support
15 9 (3.72%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
15 9 (3.72%) 3rd Line Technical Support
16 7 (2.89%) Active Directory Specialist
16 7 (2.89%) Server Engineer
16 7 (2.89%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.20%) .NET
2 10 (4.13%) MSMQ
3 5 (2.07%) ASP.NET
4 4 (1.65%) Web Services
5 3 (1.24%) Flash
6 2 (0.83%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.41%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.41%) WCF
7 1 (0.41%) Silverlight
7 1 (0.41%) HTML5
7 1 (0.41%) REST
7 1 (0.41%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.41%) ZeroMQ
7 1 (0.41%) XML
7 1 (0.41%) COM+
7 1 (0.41%) WAP
7 1 (0.41%) SAML
7 1 (0.41%) Ajax
7 1 (0.41%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 52 (21.49%) Data Centre
2 8 (3.31%) EMC VNX
2 8 (3.31%) Thin Client
2 8 (3.31%) Fat Client
3 6 (2.48%) FMCG
4 4 (1.65%) Client/Server
4 4 (1.65%) Replication
4 4 (1.65%) PKI
4 4 (1.65%) EqualLogic
5 3 (1.24%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (1.24%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.83%) PDA
6 2 (0.83%) Clustering
7 1 (0.41%) Streaming Media
7 1 (0.41%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.41%) DTV
7 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.41%) CCTV
7 1 (0.41%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.41%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 242 (100.00%) Windows
2 164 (67.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 105 (43.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 57 (23.55%) Windows 7
5 49 (20.25%) Windows 8
6 37 (15.29%) Linux
7 30 (12.40%) Windows XP
8 18 (7.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (2.48%) Mac OS X
10 5 (2.07%) Solaris
11 2 (0.83%) Android
11 2 (0.83%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.41%) CentOS
12 1 (0.41%) UNIX
12 1 (0.41%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (12.81%) ITIL
2 18 (7.44%) Migration
3 12 (4.96%) Incident Management
3 12 (4.96%) Data Protection
4 8 (3.31%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (3.31%) CRM
5 7 (2.89%) Configuration Management
5 7 (2.89%) SIEM
6 6 (2.48%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (2.48%) Vulnerability Management
6 6 (2.48%) Project Management
6 6 (2.48%) Logistics
6 6 (2.48%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (2.07%) Mentoring
7 5 (2.07%) PRINCE2
8 4 (1.65%) Change Control
8 4 (1.65%) Project Planning
8 4 (1.65%) Security Patching
9 3 (1.24%) Data Centre Operations
9 3 (1.24%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 60 (24.79%) SQL
2 29 (11.98%) PowerShell
3 13 (5.37%) VBScript
4 10 (4.13%) Perl
5 7 (2.89%) Python
6 6 (2.48%) F#
6 6 (2.48%) JavaScript
6 6 (2.48%) C#
7 5 (2.07%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.07%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.24%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.24%) VB
9 1 (0.41%) Java
9 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 36 (14.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (10.74%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (9.92%) CCNA
4 17 (7.02%) MCITP
5 16 (6.61%) MCP
5 16 (6.61%) MCSE
6 15 (6.20%) MCSA
6 15 (6.20%) Degree
7 11 (4.55%) Security Cleared
8 10 (4.13%) SC Cleared
8 10 (4.13%) Network+ Certification
9 9 (3.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (3.31%) A+ Certification
11 7 (2.89%) Citrix Certification
12 6 (2.48%) CISSP
12 6 (2.48%) CCA
12 6 (2.48%) CISA
12 6 (2.48%) CISM
13 5 (2.07%) MCTS
14 4 (1.65%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.96%) SLA
2 4 (1.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 167 (69.01%) Active Directory
2 72 (29.75%) Hyper-V
3 65 (26.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 36 (14.88%) VMware ESX
5 34 (14.05%) vSphere
6 14 (5.79%) Terminal Services
7 8 (3.31%) VMware Workstation
7 8 (3.31%) XenApp
8 7 (2.89%) XenDesktop
9 6 (2.48%) XenServer
9 6 (2.48%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (2.07%) VMware Server
11 4 (1.65%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (1.24%) Forefront TMG
12 3 (1.24%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.83%) Terminal Server
14 1 (0.41%) Xen
14 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.41%) DFS Replication
14 1 (0.41%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 49 (20.25%) SCCM
2 31 (12.81%) SCOM
3 11 (4.55%) WSUS
4 7 (2.89%) Backup Exec
5 6 (2.48%) SCVMM
5 6 (2.48%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (2.48%) FortiGate
5 6 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (2.48%) SCOrch
5 6 (2.48%) SCSM
5 6 (2.48%) EdgeSight
6 5 (2.07%) NetBackup
7 4 (1.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 3 (1.24%) PureDisk
8 3 (1.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (1.24%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 3 (1.24%) Nagios
9 1 (0.41%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.41%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 182 (75.21%) Microsoft
2 146 (60.33%) VMware
3 69 (28.51%) Cisco
4 31 (12.81%) HP
5 29 (11.98%) Juniper
6 27 (11.16%) Dell
7 23 (9.50%) Citrix
8 19 (7.85%) Red Hat
9 17 (7.02%) EMC
10 12 (4.96%) NetApp
10 12 (4.96%) Symantec
11 11 (4.55%) Dell Compellent
12 10 (4.13%) IBM
12 10 (4.13%) Oracle
13 7 (2.89%) Apple
13 7 (2.89%) McAfee
14 6 (2.48%) AppSense
14 6 (2.48%) Brocade
14 6 (2.48%) Splunk
15 5 (2.07%) Avaya
Reading, Berkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 24 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Unparalleled Package, Business Shares
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + car, benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Equity Shares & Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + 20 days notice, Gym membership
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car + Pension
Posted: 20 days ago