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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 95 102 127
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +25
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 15 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.88% 0.54% 0.049%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.72% 1.39% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 1
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%
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
551 576 763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 32.51% 39.21% 37.53%
Number of salaries quoted 456 467 611
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 November 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (82.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (75.61%) Microsoft
4 29 (70.73%) Active Directory
5 26 (63.41%) Hyper-V
6 23 (56.10%) MS Exchange
7 18 (43.90%) SQL
8 17 (41.46%) Linux
8 17 (41.46%) VMware
9 16 (39.02%) LAN
9 16 (39.02%) WAN
10 15 (36.59%) MS Excel
10 15 (36.59%) MS Office
11 13 (31.71%) Dell
11 13 (31.71%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (29.27%) ITIL
13 11 (26.83%) HP
13 11 (26.83%) Asset Management
13 11 (26.83%) Office 365
14 10 (24.39%) SCCM
15 9 (21.95%) Android
15 9 (21.95%) Apple
15 9 (21.95%) Web Services
15 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
15 9 (21.95%) IaaS
15 9 (21.95%) Windows Phone
15 9 (21.95%) Amazon AWS
15 9 (21.95%) Open Source

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 23 (56.10%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.20%) IIS
2 5 (12.20%) Lync
2 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
3 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (7.32%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (36.59%) MS Office
1 15 (36.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.44%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.83%) Office 365
2 9 (21.95%) IaaS
2 9 (21.95%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (21.95%) SaaS
2 9 (21.95%) PaaS
3 4 (9.76%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (9.76%) CloudFront
3 4 (9.76%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (9.76%) Amazon S3
4 2 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (39.02%) LAN
1 16 (39.02%) WAN
2 8 (19.51%) TCP/IP
3 5 (12.20%) DNS
3 5 (12.20%) DHCP
4 4 (9.76%) SAN
4 4 (9.76%) Firewall
5 3 (7.32%) VPN
6 2 (4.88%) IPv4
6 2 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (4.88%) VLAN
7 1 (2.44%) NAS
7 1 (2.44%) Wireless
7 1 (2.44%) DMZ
7 1 (2.44%) Intranet
7 1 (2.44%) Internet
7 1 (2.44%) HTTP
7 1 (2.44%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (9.76%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (9.76%) MySQL
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Eclipse
1 4 (9.76%) NUnit
1 4 (9.76%) CruiseControl
1 4 (9.76%) Subversion
1 4 (9.76%) JIRA
1 4 (9.76%) MSBuild
General
1 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (21.95%) Analyst
1 9 (21.95%) Systems Administrator
1 9 (21.95%) Service Analyst
1 9 (21.95%) Administrator
1 9 (21.95%) Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (17.07%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 6 (14.63%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Support Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) IT Support
5 4 (9.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (9.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Developer
5 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (9.76%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) .NET Developer
5 4 (9.76%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) IT Administrator
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) Web Services
2 4 (9.76%) WCF
2 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (9.76%) REST
2 4 (9.76%) .NET
2 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Open Source
1 9 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) HP Superdome
3 1 (2.44%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (2.44%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (82.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (41.46%) Linux
4 9 (21.95%) Android
4 9 (21.95%) Apple iOS
4 9 (21.95%) Windows Phone
5 8 (19.51%) Windows 7
6 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (12.20%) Windows 8
7 3 (7.32%) UNIX
8 2 (4.88%) Solaris
8 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.44%) CentOS
9 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.44%) AIX
9 1 (2.44%) HPUX
9 1 (2.44%) Debian
9 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (29.27%) ITIL
3 11 (26.83%) Asset Management
4 9 (21.95%) Line Management
5 4 (9.76%) MVC
5 4 (9.76%) Project Management
6 3 (7.32%) Migration
7 2 (4.88%) CRM
8 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.44%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.44%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.44%) Business Continuity Planning
8 1 (2.44%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (2.44%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 18 (43.90%) SQL
2 8 (19.51%) PowerShell
3 4 (9.76%) C#
3 4 (9.76%) Java
4 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (31.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (14.63%) MCP
2 6 (14.63%) MCSE
3 5 (12.20%) Degree
4 4 (9.76%) MCSA
5 3 (7.32%) MCTS
5 3 (7.32%) MCITP
6 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.44%) MCDST
7 1 (2.44%) CCNA
7 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (70.73%) Active Directory
2 26 (63.41%) Hyper-V
3 13 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (2.44%) vSphere
4 1 (2.44%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 10 (24.39%) SCCM
2 3 (7.32%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.44%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (2.44%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 31 (75.61%) Microsoft
2 17 (41.46%) VMware
3 13 (31.71%) Dell
4 11 (26.83%) HP
5 9 (21.95%) Apple
5 9 (21.95%) Red Gate
6 4 (9.76%) Citrix
7 3 (7.32%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.88%) NetApp
8 2 (4.88%) Oracle
9 1 (2.44%) IBM
9 1 (2.44%) Sun
9 1 (2.44%) Veritas
9 1 (2.44%) Symantec
9 1 (2.44%) Websense
9 1 (2.44%) Veeam
9 1 (2.44%) FalconStor
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