The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 71 107 120
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 35 23 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.48% 1.25% 0.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.51% 3.85% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 31 20 3
Average salary £32,500 £35,250 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.80% +2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £29,143 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,250 £34,900
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Windows Server 2012
Cambridgeshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
466 598 675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 33.07% 32.50% 36.55%
Number of salaries quoted 394 490 581
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Cambridge

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 34 (65.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (55.77%) Microsoft
5 24 (46.15%) MS Exchange
6 22 (42.31%) Hyper-V
7 21 (40.38%) VMware
8 18 (34.62%) LAN
9 17 (32.69%) WAN
10 15 (28.85%) Windows 7
11 14 (26.92%) Linux
12 13 (25.00%) DHCP
12 13 (25.00%) TCP/IP
12 13 (25.00%) DNS
13 12 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
14 11 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (21.15%) ITIL
14 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Certification
14 11 (21.15%) Office 365
15 10 (19.23%) Cisco
15 10 (19.23%) SQL
15 10 (19.23%) HP
15 10 (19.23%) Firewall
16 9 (17.31%) SAN
17 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
17 8 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
18 7 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2013
18 7 (13.46%) Terminal Server
18 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2003
19 6 (11.54%) Project Management

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 24 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 12 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (9.62%) IIS
5 5 (9.62%) CMS
6 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
6 4 (7.69%) Lync
7 3 (5.77%) OpenStack
8 2 (3.85%) ArcGIS
8 2 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.15%) Office 365
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.92%) SaaS
3 1 (1.92%) PaaS
3 1 (1.92%) IaaS
3 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (34.62%) LAN
2 17 (32.69%) WAN
3 13 (25.00%) DHCP
3 13 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 13 (25.00%) DNS
4 10 (19.23%) Firewall
5 9 (17.31%) SAN
6 6 (11.54%) VPN
7 5 (9.62%) VoIP
8 4 (7.69%) NAS
9 3 (5.77%) IP Telephony
9 3 (5.77%) Network Security
10 2 (3.85%) FTP
10 2 (3.85%) LDAP
11 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (1.92%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (5.77%) Finance
1 3 (5.77%) Legal
2 1 (1.92%) Military
2 1 (1.92%) Electronics
2 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (21.15%) Administrator
2 11 (21.15%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (13.46%) IT Support
4 5 (9.62%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (9.62%) Windows Administrator
4 5 (9.62%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.69%) Help Desk Support
5 4 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Applications Specialist
6 3 (5.77%) Database Specialist
6 3 (5.77%) Help Desk Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Support Consultant
8 1 (1.92%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Thin Client
1 5 (9.62%) Fat Client
2 4 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.85%) CMDB
4 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.92%) Open Source
5 1 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.92%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.92%) GIS
5 1 (1.92%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (65.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (28.85%) Windows 7
4 14 (26.92%) Linux
5 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (9.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (7.69%) UNIX
8 3 (5.77%) Debian
8 3 (5.77%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (5.77%) CentOS
8 3 (5.77%) Ubuntu
9 2 (3.85%) Android
9 2 (3.85%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.92%) Windows Phone
10 1 (1.92%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.15%) ITIL
2 6 (11.54%) Project Management
3 5 (9.62%) ERP
4 4 (7.69%) Migration
4 4 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.77%) DevOps
5 3 (5.77%) Line Management
5 3 (5.77%) Asset Management
5 3 (5.77%) Data Protection
5 3 (5.77%) Business Analysis
6 2 (3.85%) Software Engineering
6 2 (3.85%) System Testing
6 2 (3.85%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.92%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.92%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (1.92%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.92%) CRM
7 1 (1.92%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.92%) Change Management
7 1 (1.92%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.23%) SQL
2 3 (5.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.62%) Degree
2 5 (9.62%) MCITP
3 4 (7.69%) MCSE
4 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.85%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.85%) A+ Certification
5 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.85%) CCNA
5 2 (3.85%) MCSA
5 2 (3.85%) MCP
6 1 (1.92%) CCNP
6 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.92%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 22 (42.31%) Hyper-V
3 11 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (13.46%) Terminal Server
5 4 (7.69%) vSphere
6 3 (5.77%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.92%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) SCCM
2 3 (5.77%) SCOrch
2 3 (5.77%) SCOM
3 2 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.85%) Puppet
4 1 (1.92%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.92%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 29 (55.77%) Microsoft
2 21 (40.38%) VMware
3 10 (19.23%) Cisco
3 10 (19.23%) HP
4 6 (11.54%) Dell
5 5 (9.62%) Citrix
6 3 (5.77%) EMC
6 3 (5.77%) Juniper
7 2 (3.85%) ESRI
7 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.85%) Oracle
8 1 (1.92%) Red Gate
8 1 (1.92%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.92%) Apple
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: To £23k plus Health care, life cover & pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Salary: From £26,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge, UK
Abcam
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago