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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 114 147 214
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +67
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 116 85 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.03% 1.47% 0.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.62% 5.15% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 107 74 8
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -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
1752 1649 1622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.61% 28.50% 30.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1256 1272 1355
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £58,000
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 29 December 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 29 December 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 +13 46 £35,000 -22.22% 4
Bracknell +8 24 £39,000 -13.33% 1
Slough -27 8 £60,000 +26.31% 2
Maidenhead - 7 £45,000 -
Newbury - 3 £24,000 -
Hungerford 0 1 - -
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

1 244 (100.00%) Windows
2 205 (84.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 162 (66.39%) Microsoft
3 162 (66.39%) Active Directory
4 141 (57.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 138 (56.56%) VMware
6 121 (49.59%) VMware Infrastructure
7 87 (35.66%) MS Exchange
8 76 (31.15%) SQL
9 75 (30.74%) Hyper-V
10 70 (28.69%) SCCM
10 70 (28.69%) Exchange Server 2010
10 70 (28.69%) DNS
11 69 (28.28%) Citrix
12 67 (27.46%) Windows 7
13 55 (22.54%) Linux
14 53 (21.72%) Exchange Server 2013
15 51 (20.90%) VMware ESX
16 49 (20.08%) Firewall
16 49 (20.08%) PowerShell
17 48 (19.67%) MS Excel
18 47 (19.26%) IIS
19 44 (18.03%) Exchange Server 2007
20 42 (17.21%) Microsoft Certification
21 41 (16.80%) TCP/IP
22 40 (16.39%) Windows XP
23 36 (14.75%) SQL Server
24 34 (13.93%) SAN
25 32 (13.11%) VBScript
25 32 (13.11%) LAN

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 87 (35.66%) MS Exchange
2 70 (28.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 53 (21.72%) Exchange Server 2013
4 47 (19.26%) IIS
5 44 (18.03%) Exchange Server 2007
6 25 (10.25%) Apache
7 17 (6.97%) Exchange Server 2003
8 12 (4.92%) Lync
8 12 (4.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 11 (4.51%) SharePoint
9 11 (4.51%) Exchange Server 2000
10 9 (3.69%) SharePoint Server
11 7 (2.87%) WebSphere
11 7 (2.87%) ArcGIS
12 3 (1.23%) Tomcat
12 3 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.82%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 48 (19.67%) MS Excel
2 29 (11.89%) MS Office
3 2 (0.82%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.41%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.38%) Office 365
2 5 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.64%) IaaS
4 3 (1.23%) SaaS
5 2 (0.82%) PaaS
5 2 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 70 (28.69%) DNS
2 49 (20.08%) Firewall
3 41 (16.80%) TCP/IP
4 34 (13.93%) SAN
5 32 (13.11%) LAN
5 32 (13.11%) WAN
6 31 (12.70%) SSL
7 16 (6.56%) VPN
7 16 (6.56%) Internet
8 13 (5.33%) DHCP
9 12 (4.92%) iSCSI
10 8 (3.28%) Wireshark
10 8 (3.28%) Fibre Channel
11 7 (2.87%) NetScaler
12 6 (2.46%) Network Security
12 6 (2.46%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (2.05%) Wireless
13 5 (2.05%) Intranet
14 3 (1.23%) FTP
14 3 (1.23%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (14.75%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (4.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (4.10%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (3.69%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.64%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.41%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 24 (9.84%) MSI
2 8 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.82%) WebDriver
3 2 (0.82%) StarTeam
3 2 (0.82%) Selenium
3 2 (0.82%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.82%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.41%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.41%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.41%) MSBuild
General
1 8 (3.28%) Marketing
2 7 (2.87%) Finance
3 5 (2.05%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.64%) Automotive
5 1 (0.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 55 (22.54%) Support Engineer
2 40 (16.39%) Analyst
3 27 (11.07%) Support Analyst
4 23 (9.43%) Integration Engineer
5 22 (9.02%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 21 (8.61%) 2nd Line Support
7 19 (7.79%) Administrator
7 19 (7.79%) Consultant
8 18 (7.38%) Technical Support
8 18 (7.38%) 3rd Line Support
8 18 (7.38%) Web Analyst
8 18 (7.38%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
9 14 (5.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 13 (5.33%) Systems Administrator
10 13 (5.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
11 12 (4.92%) Windows Support Analyst
11 12 (4.92%) Web Support Analyst
12 11 (4.51%) Windows Engineer
12 11 (4.51%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 11 (4.51%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.74%) .NET
2 10 (4.10%) ASP.NET
2 10 (4.10%) Web Services
3 8 (3.28%) WCF
4 5 (2.05%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (2.05%) XML
5 4 (1.64%) SOAP
5 4 (1.64%) REST
6 3 (1.23%) WinForms
6 3 (1.23%) COM+
6 3 (1.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (0.82%) CSS
7 2 (0.82%) HTML
7 2 (0.82%) EDI
7 2 (0.82%) JSON
7 2 (0.82%) WPF
8 1 (0.41%) jQuery
8 1 (0.41%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (0.41%) Ajax
8 1 (0.41%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.38%) Clustering
2 15 (6.15%) Blackberry
3 9 (3.69%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.69%) PKI
4 6 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.64%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.23%) Kindle
6 3 (1.23%) Replication
7 2 (0.82%) HP StorageWorks
7 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.41%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.41%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.41%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 244 (100.00%) Windows
2 205 (84.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 141 (57.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 67 (27.46%) Windows 7
5 55 (22.54%) Linux
6 40 (16.39%) Windows XP
7 20 (8.20%) Windows 8
8 9 (3.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (2.05%) Android
10 2 (0.82%) VMS
10 2 (0.82%) SUSE
10 2 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.82%) CentOS
11 1 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.41%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (6.97%) ITIL
2 16 (6.56%) Problem Management
3 15 (6.15%) Server Monitoring
4 14 (5.74%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (5.33%) Mobile Device Management
6 12 (4.92%) Data Management
7 11 (4.51%) Change Control
8 8 (3.28%) Load Balancing
8 8 (3.28%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (2.87%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (2.87%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (2.87%) Web Development
9 7 (2.87%) Migration
9 7 (2.87%) PRINCE2
10 5 (2.05%) MVC
10 5 (2.05%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (2.05%) SIEM
10 5 (2.05%) Product Management
11 4 (1.64%) Document Management
11 4 (1.64%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 76 (31.15%) SQL
2 49 (20.08%) PowerShell
3 32 (13.11%) VBScript
4 31 (12.70%) VB
5 9 (3.69%) T-SQL
6 8 (3.28%) C#
7 4 (1.64%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.23%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.23%) Java
8 3 (1.23%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.82%) Perl
10 1 (0.41%) C++
10 1 (0.41%) Python
10 1 (0.41%) Ruby
10 1 (0.41%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 42 (17.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (12.70%) MCSE
3 27 (11.07%) MCITP
4 21 (8.61%) MCP
4 21 (8.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 17 (6.97%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (6.56%) SC Cleared
6 16 (6.56%) Security Cleared
7 15 (6.15%) CCNA
8 14 (5.74%) MCSA
9 12 (4.92%) Degree
10 10 (4.10%) MCTS
11 9 (3.69%) DV Cleared
12 7 (2.87%) Citrix Certification
13 6 (2.46%) CCA
14 3 (1.23%) CISSP
14 3 (1.23%) CCSA
15 2 (0.82%) CWNA
15 2 (0.82%) CCNP
16 1 (0.41%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (1.64%) SLA
2 4 (1.64%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.23%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 162 (66.39%) Active Directory
2 121 (49.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 75 (30.74%) Hyper-V
4 51 (20.90%) VMware ESX
5 22 (9.02%) XenApp
6 16 (6.56%) ISA Server
7 12 (4.92%) Microsoft App-V
8 11 (4.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 10 (4.10%) XenDesktop
10 8 (3.28%) vSphere
11 7 (2.87%) Terminal Services
11 7 (2.87%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (2.46%) Terminal Server
12 6 (2.46%) XenServer
13 4 (1.64%) Forefront TMG
14 3 (1.23%) VMware Workstation
15 2 (0.82%) Nmap
15 2 (0.82%) VMware Server
16 1 (0.41%) vCloud
16 1 (0.41%) KVM
Systems Management
1 70 (28.69%) SCCM
2 31 (12.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 20 (8.20%) NetBackup
4 18 (7.38%) SCOM
5 10 (4.10%) SCVMM
6 6 (2.46%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 6 (2.46%) EdgeSight
7 4 (1.64%) SCOrch
7 4 (1.64%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (1.64%) SCSM
7 4 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (1.64%) Windows Intune
8 3 (1.23%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (1.23%) Backup Exec
8 3 (1.23%) WSUS
9 2 (0.82%) Nagios
9 2 (0.82%) ARCserve
9 2 (0.82%) Netcool
9 2 (0.82%) OpenView
9 2 (0.82%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 162 (66.39%) Microsoft
2 138 (56.56%) VMware
3 69 (28.28%) Citrix
4 31 (12.70%) Oracle
5 27 (11.07%) Cisco
6 17 (6.97%) IBM
7 16 (6.56%) HP
7 16 (6.56%) Symantec
8 13 (5.33%) Dell
9 8 (3.28%) EMC
10 7 (2.87%) Red Hat
10 7 (2.87%) ESRI
10 7 (2.87%) Lumension
11 6 (2.46%) AppSense
11 6 (2.46%) CheckPoint
12 5 (2.05%) Juniper
13 4 (1.64%) NetApp
13 4 (1.64%) McAfee
14 3 (1.23%) Clearswift
14 3 (1.23%) MobileIron
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