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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 33 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 16 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 4.22% 2.78% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.20% 8.02% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 0
Average salary £33,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -7.33%
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
93 187 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 24.54% 34.63% 34.34%
Number of salaries quoted 73 133 108
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +30.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 7 July 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 20 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 19 (86.36%) VMware
4 18 (81.82%) MS Exchange
5 16 (72.73%) Firewall
6 15 (68.18%) SQL
6 15 (68.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 15 (68.18%) Exchange Server 2013
7 14 (63.64%) Cisco
8 13 (59.09%) Juniper
8 13 (59.09%) Data Centre
8 13 (59.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (54.55%) LAN
9 12 (54.55%) WAN
9 12 (54.55%) VMware ESX
10 8 (36.36%) vSphere
10 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
11 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (22.73%) Terminal Services
13 4 (18.18%) DHCP
13 4 (18.18%) MCP
13 4 (18.18%) DNS
13 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
13 4 (18.18%) SCCM
14 3 (13.64%) Fat Client
14 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
14 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
14 3 (13.64%) Citrix

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 18 (81.82%) MS Exchange
2 15 (68.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 15 (68.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.55%) ArcGIS
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (72.73%) Firewall
2 12 (54.55%) LAN
2 12 (54.55%) WAN
3 4 (18.18%) DHCP
3 4 (18.18%) DNS
4 3 (13.64%) VLAN
5 2 (9.09%) Wireshark
5 2 (9.09%) iSCSI
5 2 (9.09%) NetScaler
5 2 (9.09%) SAN
5 2 (9.09%) VPN
6 1 (4.55%) POP3
6 1 (4.55%) SMTP
6 1 (4.55%) Junos
6 1 (4.55%) Network Security
6 1 (4.55%) IMAP
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Support Engineer
2 12 (54.55%) Technical Engineer
2 12 (54.55%) Technical Support Engineer
2 12 (54.55%) Technical Support
3 10 (45.45%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (40.91%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (22.73%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 1 (4.55%) IT Support
6 1 (4.55%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) QA Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.55%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.64%) Fat Client
2 3 (13.64%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (59.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) ITIL
1 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
2 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (4.55%) Performance Testing
3 1 (4.55%) Manual Testing
3 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.55%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) VBScript
3 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) MCP
2 3 (13.64%) CCNA
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) CCA
3 2 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (4.55%) MCSE
4 1 (4.55%) MCSA
4 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 20 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 12 (54.55%) VMware ESX
3 8 (36.36%) vSphere
4 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (22.73%) Terminal Services
6 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
7 3 (13.64%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (9.09%) XenApp
8 2 (9.09%) XenServer
8 2 (9.09%) XenDesktop
9 1 (4.55%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) SCCM
2 2 (9.09%) SCOM
2 2 (9.09%) EdgeSight
3 1 (4.55%) SCSM
3 1 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (4.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 19 (86.36%) VMware
3 14 (63.64%) Cisco
4 13 (59.09%) Juniper
5 3 (13.64%) Citrix
6 2 (9.09%) AppSense
7 1 (4.55%) Lumension
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle
7 1 (4.55%) IBM
7 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.55%) Sophos
7 1 (4.55%) ESRI