The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 99 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 24 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.33% 0.18% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.90% 0.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 23 3 0
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -37.50%
Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
616 585 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 34.13% 35.20% 35.26%
Number of salaries quoted 490 511 530
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2012
Cambridgeshire

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 1 August 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 44 (89.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (75.51%) Microsoft
4 36 (73.47%) Active Directory
5 34 (69.39%) Hyper-V
6 33 (67.35%) MS Exchange
7 26 (53.06%) MS Office
8 24 (48.98%) LAN
9 21 (42.86%) TCP/IP
9 21 (42.86%) VMware
10 19 (38.78%) MS Excel
11 18 (36.73%) SQL
12 17 (34.69%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (32.65%) DNS
13 16 (32.65%) Microsoft Certification
13 16 (32.65%) Windows Server 2003
14 15 (30.61%) DHCP
14 15 (30.61%) SCCM
15 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
15 14 (28.57%) SharePoint
16 13 (26.53%) Linux
16 13 (26.53%) WAN
17 12 (24.49%) HP
17 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
17 12 (24.49%) Lync
17 12 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2010
18 11 (22.45%) SharePoint 2010
18 11 (22.45%) ITIL
18 11 (22.45%) MCSA
19 10 (20.41%) SAN

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 33 (67.35%) MS Exchange
2 14 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 12 (24.49%) Lync
3 12 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (22.45%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (10.20%) IIS
7 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (4.08%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 26 (53.06%) MS Office
2 19 (38.78%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.04%) MS Project
3 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.29%) SaaS
1 7 (14.29%) PaaS
1 7 (14.29%) IaaS
2 6 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (10.20%) Office 365
4 4 (8.16%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (8.16%) CloudFront
4 4 (8.16%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (8.16%) Amazon S3
5 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.04%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 24 (48.98%) LAN
2 21 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 16 (32.65%) DNS
4 15 (30.61%) DHCP
5 13 (26.53%) WAN
6 10 (20.41%) SAN
6 10 (20.41%) NAS
7 6 (12.24%) Firewall
8 4 (8.16%) VLAN
8 4 (8.16%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (8.16%) VoIP
9 2 (4.08%) Unified Communications
9 2 (4.08%) IPsec
9 2 (4.08%) SMTP
10 1 (2.04%) HTTP
10 1 (2.04%) Wireless
10 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (8.16%) MySQL
2 4 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) JIRA
1 4 (8.16%) MSBuild
1 4 (8.16%) Eclipse
1 4 (8.16%) NUnit
1 4 (8.16%) CruiseControl
1 4 (8.16%) Subversion
2 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.04%) Hudson
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Advertising
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (16.33%) Administrator
3 7 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 5 (10.20%) Developer
4 5 (10.20%) .NET Developer
4 5 (10.20%) C# Developer
4 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (10.20%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (10.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Consultant
6 3 (6.12%) IT Support
7 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) Dynamics AX Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) Technical Support
7 2 (4.08%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.37%) Web Services
2 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET
2 5 (10.20%) .NET
3 4 (8.16%) WCF
3 4 (8.16%) REST
3 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.04%) HTML
4 1 (2.04%) CSS
4 1 (2.04%) SOAP
4 1 (2.04%) XML
4 1 (2.04%) XSLT
4 1 (2.04%) ADO.NET
4 1 (2.04%) WSDL
4 1 (2.04%) Ajax
4 1 (2.04%) JSON
4 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.04%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Firmware
2 7 (14.29%) Open Source
3 5 (10.20%) EqualLogic
4 4 (8.16%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.08%) Replication
5 2 (4.08%) Clustering
6 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.04%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.04%) HACMP
6 1 (2.04%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (2.04%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 44 (89.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (32.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (26.53%) Linux
5 7 (14.29%) Android
5 7 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 7 (14.29%) Windows Phone
6 5 (10.20%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.08%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.04%) UNIX
8 1 (2.04%) AIX
8 1 (2.04%) HPUX
8 1 (2.04%) Solaris
8 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.04%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.45%) ITIL
3 10 (20.41%) Validation
4 8 (16.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 7 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (8.16%) Data Protection
6 4 (8.16%) Migration
6 4 (8.16%) Network Design
6 4 (8.16%) MVC
7 3 (6.12%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.08%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (4.08%) Business Analytics
8 2 (4.08%) Analytics
8 2 (4.08%) Service Management
8 2 (4.08%) Logistics
8 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.04%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (2.04%) OO
Programming Languages
1 18 (36.73%) SQL
2 10 (20.41%) PowerShell
3 5 (10.20%) C#
4 4 (8.16%) Java
5 1 (2.04%) VB
5 1 (2.04%) VB6
5 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (32.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (22.45%) MCSA
3 10 (20.41%) MCITP
4 9 (18.37%) Degree
5 5 (10.20%) CCNA
5 5 (10.20%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (8.16%) MCSE
7 2 (4.08%) MCTS
7 2 (4.08%) MCP
8 1 (2.04%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 7 (14.29%) GAMP
1 7 (14.29%) GCP
1 7 (14.29%) GMP
2 5 (10.20%) QA
System Software
1 36 (73.47%) Active Directory
2 34 (69.39%) Hyper-V
3 17 (34.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.04%) PowerHA
4 1 (2.04%) vSphere
4 1 (2.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 15 (30.61%) SCCM
2 7 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (4.08%) WSUS
3 2 (4.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (4.08%) SCDPM
3 2 (4.08%) Opsview
3 2 (4.08%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 37 (75.51%) Microsoft
2 21 (42.86%) VMware
3 12 (24.49%) HP
4 9 (18.37%) Cisco
5 7 (14.29%) Dell
5 7 (14.29%) Apple
5 7 (14.29%) Red Gate
6 4 (8.16%) Veeam
7 3 (6.12%) Symantec
8 2 (4.08%) Oracle
9 1 (2.04%) IBM
9 1 (2.04%) Sun
9 1 (2.04%) Motorola
9 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.04%) Google
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago