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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 74 97 120
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +23
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 36 23 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.59% 1.28% 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.07% 3.76% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 31 22 3
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
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
397 611 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 28.58% 34.04% 35.11%
Number of salaries quoted 329 491 505
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £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 31 July 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (62.07%) Active Directory
3 35 (60.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (53.45%) VMware
5 29 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 22 (37.93%) Hyper-V
7 21 (36.21%) MS Exchange
8 16 (27.59%) Cisco
8 16 (27.59%) SQL Server
9 15 (25.86%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (24.14%) Linux
10 14 (24.14%) LAN
10 14 (24.14%) HP
11 13 (22.41%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (22.41%) SAN
11 13 (22.41%) WAN
11 13 (22.41%) DHCP
11 13 (22.41%) DNS
12 12 (20.69%) ITIL
12 12 (20.69%) Office 365
13 10 (17.24%) Firewall
13 10 (17.24%) TCP/IP
13 10 (17.24%) Windows 7
14 9 (15.52%) Exchange Server 2010
14 9 (15.52%) MS Excel
14 9 (15.52%) MCSE
15 8 (13.79%) SharePoint
15 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (13.79%) Migration
15 8 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2007

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 21 (36.21%) MS Exchange
2 9 (15.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (13.79%) SharePoint
4 6 (10.34%) IIS
4 6 (10.34%) Lync
5 3 (5.17%) OpenStack
6 2 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (3.45%) ArcGIS
6 2 (3.45%) CMS
7 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.72%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 9 (15.52%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Tridion
2 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.69%) Office 365
2 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.72%) SaaS
3 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (24.14%) LAN
2 13 (22.41%) WAN
2 13 (22.41%) DHCP
2 13 (22.41%) DNS
2 13 (22.41%) SAN
3 10 (17.24%) Firewall
3 10 (17.24%) TCP/IP
4 5 (8.62%) VPN
4 5 (8.62%) NAS
5 3 (5.17%) Network Security
5 3 (5.17%) IP Telephony
5 3 (5.17%) VoIP
6 2 (3.45%) FTP
6 2 (3.45%) LDAP
7 1 (1.72%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (6.90%) Finance
1 4 (6.90%) Legal
2 1 (1.72%) Military
2 1 (1.72%) Electronics
2 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (22.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (18.97%) Systems Administrator
2 11 (18.97%) Administrator
3 6 (10.34%) Windows Administrator
3 6 (10.34%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 6 (10.34%) Analyst
4 5 (8.62%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (8.62%) Consultant
5 4 (6.90%) Applications Specialist
5 4 (6.90%) Database Specialist
5 4 (6.90%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (5.17%) Help Desk Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) IT Support
7 2 (3.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Cloud Consultant
7 2 (3.45%) Support Consultant
7 2 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) Web Services
2 1 (1.72%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
1 4 (6.90%) Private Cloud
2 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.45%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.45%) E-Learning
3 2 (3.45%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.45%) CMDB
3 2 (3.45%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.72%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (60.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (24.14%) Linux
4 10 (17.24%) Windows 7
5 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (8.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (6.90%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (6.90%) Ubuntu
8 3 (5.17%) CentOS
8 3 (5.17%) Debian
8 3 (5.17%) UNIX
9 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.72%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.72%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) ITIL
2 8 (13.79%) Migration
2 8 (13.79%) DevOps
3 7 (12.07%) CRM
4 5 (8.62%) Project Management
4 5 (8.62%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (6.90%) Business Analysis
5 4 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (5.17%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.45%) System Testing
7 2 (3.45%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.45%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.45%) ERP
7 2 (3.45%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.45%) Line Management
7 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (1.72%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.72%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (1.72%) Change Management
8 1 (1.72%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.07%) SQL
2 5 (8.62%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.72%) Ruby
3 1 (1.72%) Java
3 1 (1.72%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (22.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (15.52%) MCSE
3 7 (12.07%) Degree
4 5 (8.62%) CCNA
4 5 (8.62%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (6.90%) MCITP
6 3 (5.17%) MCP
6 3 (5.17%) A+ Certification
6 3 (5.17%) MCSA
7 2 (3.45%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.45%) DV Cleared
7 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.72%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (62.07%) Active Directory
2 22 (37.93%) Hyper-V
3 15 (25.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (8.62%) vSphere
5 4 (6.90%) Terminal Server
5 4 (6.90%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.72%) XenApp
6 1 (1.72%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (10.34%) Puppet
2 4 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.45%) SCOrch
3 2 (3.45%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.72%) SCCM
4 1 (1.72%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.72%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 31 (53.45%) VMware
2 29 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (27.59%) Cisco
4 14 (24.14%) HP
5 5 (8.62%) Citrix
6 4 (6.90%) Dell
6 4 (6.90%) EMC
7 3 (5.17%) Juniper
8 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.45%) ESRI
8 2 (3.45%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.72%) Mitel
9 1 (1.72%) Veeam
9 1 (1.72%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.72%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.72%) Apple
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Abcam Plc
Salary: Excellent salary plus a flexible benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £42500 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago