The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 19 65 60
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 60 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 12.45% 1.81% 0.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.71% 4.35% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 59 10 1
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.08% +2.85%
Windows Server 2012
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Operating Systems Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
168 230 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 34.85% 41.74% 36.69%
Number of salaries quoted 167 152 84
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,200 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Bracknell region.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Bracknell

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 91 (100.00%) Windows
1 91 (100.00%) VMware
2 89 (97.80%) Active Directory
3 85 (93.41%) Windows Server
4 83 (91.21%) MS Exchange
4 83 (91.21%) Microsoft
5 82 (90.11%) Firewall
6 81 (89.01%) WAN
7 79 (86.81%) LAN
8 78 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2010
8 78 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2013
9 66 (72.53%) MS Excel
10 64 (70.33%) VMware ESXi
11 60 (65.93%) Data Centre
12 59 (64.84%) Windows Server 2003
12 59 (64.84%) Windows Server 2008
13 50 (54.95%) SQL
14 43 (47.25%) Linux
15 30 (32.97%) VMware ESX
16 20 (21.98%) Cisco
17 17 (18.68%) SLA
18 11 (12.09%) Juniper
19 10 (10.99%) ITIL
20 9 (9.89%) Citrix
21 8 (8.79%) SAN
21 8 (8.79%) Symantec
21 8 (8.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
22 7 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
22 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
23 6 (6.59%) iSCSI

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 83 (91.21%) MS Exchange
2 78 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 78 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.20%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 66 (72.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 82 (90.11%) Firewall
2 81 (89.01%) WAN
3 79 (86.81%) LAN
4 8 (8.79%) SAN
5 6 (6.59%) iSCSI
6 4 (4.40%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (4.40%) NetScaler
6 4 (4.40%) Wireshark
7 2 (2.20%) Skype
8 1 (1.10%) Network Security
8 1 (1.10%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.30%) SQL Server
1 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (1.10%) Finance
1 1 (1.10%) Games
1 1 (1.10%) Law
1 1 (1.10%) Legal
1 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 60 (65.93%) Support Engineer
2 44 (48.35%) VMware Engineer
3 35 (38.46%) Technical Engineer
4 33 (36.26%) Technical Support
4 33 (36.26%) Technical Support Engineer
5 27 (29.67%) VMware Support Engineer
6 25 (27.47%) Windows Engineer
7 21 (23.08%) Senior IT Support
7 21 (23.08%) Senior Support Engineer
7 21 (23.08%) Senior VMware Engineer
8 19 (20.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 17 (18.68%) Exchange Engineer
9 17 (18.68%) IT Support
10 16 (17.58%) IT Engineer
10 16 (17.58%) IT Support Engineer
11 14 (15.38%) Exchange Support
11 14 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 14 (15.38%) Senior Windows Engineer
12 13 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
13 10 (10.99%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 60 (65.93%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.20%) Clustering
3 1 (1.10%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.10%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 91 (100.00%) Windows
2 85 (93.41%) Windows Server
3 59 (64.84%) Windows Server 2003
3 59 (64.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 43 (47.25%) Linux
5 4 (4.40%) Windows 8
5 4 (4.40%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (10.99%) ITIL
2 4 (4.40%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (2.20%) ERP
4 1 (1.10%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (1.10%) Change Management
4 1 (1.10%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 50 (54.95%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.40%) CCA
2 4 (4.40%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (4.40%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.40%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.20%) MCSE
3 2 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (18.68%) SLA
System Software
1 89 (97.80%) Active Directory
2 64 (70.33%) VMware ESXi
3 30 (32.97%) VMware ESX
4 7 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (6.59%) Hyper-V
5 6 (6.59%) vSphere
5 6 (6.59%) XenApp
6 4 (4.40%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (4.40%) VMware Server
6 4 (4.40%) XenDesktop
6 4 (4.40%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (8.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (4.40%) EdgeSight
2 4 (4.40%) SCCM
2 4 (4.40%) SCOM
Vendors
1 91 (100.00%) VMware
2 83 (91.21%) Microsoft
3 20 (21.98%) Cisco
4 11 (12.09%) Juniper
5 9 (9.89%) Citrix
6 8 (8.79%) Symantec
7 4 (4.40%) AppSense
8 3 (3.30%) NetApp
9 1 (1.10%) F5