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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 88 108 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 28 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.58% 0.26% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.68% 0.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 27 4 0
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
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
598 590 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 33.71% 38.14% 33.82%
Number of salaries quoted 494 513 567
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 15 September 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (93.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (76.74%) Microsoft
3 33 (76.74%) Active Directory
4 30 (69.77%) Hyper-V
5 27 (62.79%) MS Exchange
6 21 (48.84%) MS Office
7 20 (46.51%) SQL
7 20 (46.51%) VMware
8 18 (41.86%) Linux
9 16 (37.21%) MS Excel
10 15 (34.88%) LAN
10 15 (34.88%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (34.88%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (32.56%) TCP/IP
12 13 (30.23%) SQL Server
13 11 (25.58%) WAN
13 11 (25.58%) HP
13 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (25.58%) SCCM
14 10 (23.26%) PowerShell
14 10 (23.26%) DNS
14 10 (23.26%) ITIL
15 9 (20.93%) DHCP
15 9 (20.93%) Dell
15 9 (20.93%) SAN
15 9 (20.93%) Line Management
16 8 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2010
16 8 (18.60%) Asset Management
16 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2003

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 27 (62.79%) MS Exchange
2 8 (18.60%) SharePoint
2 8 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (13.95%) Lync
4 5 (11.63%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (9.30%) IIS
6 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (4.65%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 21 (48.84%) MS Office
2 16 (37.21%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) SaaS
1 7 (16.28%) PaaS
1 7 (16.28%) Office 365
1 7 (16.28%) IaaS
2 6 (13.95%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (9.30%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (9.30%) Amazon S3
3 4 (9.30%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (9.30%) CloudFront
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 15 (34.88%) LAN
2 14 (32.56%) TCP/IP
3 11 (25.58%) WAN
4 10 (23.26%) DNS
5 9 (20.93%) DHCP
5 9 (20.93%) SAN
6 4 (9.30%) VLAN
7 3 (6.98%) Firewall
7 3 (6.98%) NAS
8 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (4.65%) VoIP
8 2 (4.65%) IPv4
9 1 (2.33%) VPN
9 1 (2.33%) HTTP
9 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (9.30%) MySQL
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Eclipse
1 4 (9.30%) NUnit
1 4 (9.30%) CruiseControl
1 4 (9.30%) Subversion
1 4 (9.30%) JIRA
1 4 (9.30%) MSBuild
2 1 (2.33%) Hudson
General
1 6 (13.95%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.65%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.65%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (23.26%) Systems Administrator
1 10 (23.26%) Administrator
2 9 (20.93%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 8 (18.60%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) Analyst
4 7 (16.28%) Service Analyst
4 7 (16.28%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Consultant
6 4 (9.30%) Developer
6 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (9.30%) .NET Developer
6 4 (9.30%) C# Developer
6 4 (9.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (9.30%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Dynamics AX Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) IT Support
7 2 (4.65%) Technical Support Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Support Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) Web Services
2 4 (9.30%) WCF
2 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (9.30%) REST
2 4 (9.30%) .NET
2 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Open Source
1 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.63%) EqualLogic
3 3 (6.98%) Firmware
4 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.65%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.33%) HP Superdome
5 1 (2.33%) HACMP
5 1 (2.33%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (93.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (41.86%) Linux
4 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (16.28%) Android
5 7 (16.28%) Apple iOS
5 7 (16.28%) Windows Phone
6 3 (6.98%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.65%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.33%) UNIX
8 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.33%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.33%) CentOS
8 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.33%) Debian
8 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.33%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.33%) AIX
8 1 (2.33%) HPUX
8 1 (2.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.26%) ITIL
3 9 (20.93%) Line Management
4 8 (18.60%) Asset Management
5 5 (11.63%) Migration
6 4 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (9.30%) MVC
7 3 (6.98%) Validation
8 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.65%) Network Design
8 2 (4.65%) Logistics
8 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (4.65%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.65%) Data Protection
8 2 (4.65%) Business Analytics
8 2 (4.65%) Analytics
8 2 (4.65%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (4.65%) Service Management
9 1 (2.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (2.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 20 (46.51%) SQL
2 10 (23.26%) PowerShell
3 4 (9.30%) C#
3 4 (9.30%) Java
4 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (34.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (18.60%) MCSA
3 6 (13.95%) MCSE
3 6 (13.95%) MCITP
3 6 (13.95%) Degree
4 3 (6.98%) MCP
4 3 (6.98%) CCNA
4 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.98%) MCTS
5 1 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.33%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (4.65%) GAMP
1 2 (4.65%) GCP
1 2 (4.65%) GMP
1 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 33 (76.74%) Active Directory
2 30 (69.77%) Hyper-V
3 15 (34.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (2.33%) vSphere
4 1 (2.33%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 11 (25.58%) SCCM
2 2 (4.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.33%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 33 (76.74%) Microsoft
2 20 (46.51%) VMware
3 11 (25.58%) HP
4 9 (20.93%) Dell
5 7 (16.28%) Cisco
5 7 (16.28%) Red Gate
5 7 (16.28%) Apple
6 4 (9.30%) Citrix
7 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.65%) Veeam
8 1 (2.33%) Google
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle
8 1 (2.33%) Symantec
8 1 (2.33%) NetApp
8 1 (2.33%) Veritas
8 1 (2.33%) IBM
8 1 (2.33%) Sun
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