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 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 31 52 65
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 19 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 5.40% 3.62% 1.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.65% 8.44% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 6
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
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
92 225 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 26.14% 42.86% 29.90%
Number of salaries quoted 75 115 86
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,800 £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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
1 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 28 (93.33%) MS Exchange
2 28 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 28 (93.33%) Firewall
3 27 (90.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (90.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 25 (83.33%) Juniper
5 24 (80.00%) LAN
5 24 (80.00%) WAN
5 24 (80.00%) SQL
5 24 (80.00%) Cisco
5 24 (80.00%) Data Centre
5 24 (80.00%) VMware ESX
6 20 (66.67%) vSphere
7 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
9 3 (10.00%) VLAN
9 3 (10.00%) Fat Client
9 3 (10.00%) CCNA
9 3 (10.00%) MCP
9 3 (10.00%) Thin Client
9 3 (10.00%) Terminal Services
9 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (6.67%) DNS
10 2 (6.67%) DHCP

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 28 (93.33%) MS Exchange
2 27 (90.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 27 (90.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 28 (93.33%) Firewall
2 24 (80.00%) LAN
2 24 (80.00%) WAN
3 3 (10.00%) VLAN
4 2 (6.67%) DNS
4 2 (6.67%) DHCP
5 1 (3.33%) Junos
5 1 (3.33%) Network Security
5 1 (3.33%) IMAP
5 1 (3.33%) VPN
5 1 (3.33%) POP3
5 1 (3.33%) SMTP
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Support Engineer
2 18 (60.00%) Technical Engineer
3 16 (53.33%) Technical Support Engineer
3 16 (53.33%) Technical Support
4 7 (23.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (23.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) IT Support
7 1 (3.33%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Applications Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) QA Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Security Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.33%) Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (10.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (3.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (3.33%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) CCNA
1 3 (10.00%) MCP
1 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 28 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 24 (80.00%) VMware ESX
3 20 (66.67%) vSphere
4 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (10.00%) Terminal Services
6 2 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
7 1 (3.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (93.33%) Microsoft
3 25 (83.33%) Juniper
4 24 (80.00%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.33%) Sophos