The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 35 32 33
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 13 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.48% 6.06% 2.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.05% 17.65% 9.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 5
Average salary £33,000 £36,750 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.20% -9.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £25,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £43,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Windows Server 2012
Gloucestershire

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

Operating Systems Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
81 102 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 27.93% 34.34% 26.73%
Number of salaries quoted 72 87 54
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (82.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (76.92%) VMware
4 27 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (58.97%) Active Directory
6 22 (56.41%) Citrix
7 21 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (53.85%) Advertising
8 17 (43.59%) Hyper-V
9 15 (38.46%) SCCM
10 13 (33.33%) SQL
11 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
12 10 (25.64%) SQL Server 2012
13 9 (23.08%) TCP/IP
13 9 (23.08%) Firewall
14 8 (20.51%) Clustering
14 8 (20.51%) DNS
14 8 (20.51%) Cisco
14 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
14 8 (20.51%) Linux
15 7 (17.95%) DHCP
16 6 (15.38%) SMTP
16 6 (15.38%) LAN
16 6 (15.38%) SCOM
17 5 (12.82%) SC Cleared
17 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
17 5 (12.82%) Manufacturing
17 5 (12.82%) MS Exchange
17 5 (12.82%) ETL
17 5 (12.82%) .NET

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 5 (12.82%) MS Exchange
1 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (10.26%) IIS
3 3 (7.69%) Apache
3 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.08%) TCP/IP
1 9 (23.08%) Firewall
2 8 (20.51%) DNS
3 7 (17.95%) DHCP
4 6 (15.38%) LAN
4 6 (15.38%) SMTP
5 4 (10.26%) Network Security
6 3 (7.69%) Wireless
6 3 (7.69%) IPv4
6 3 (7.69%) SAN
6 3 (7.69%) VoIP
6 3 (7.69%) WAN
6 3 (7.69%) Ethernet
6 3 (7.69%) VPN
7 2 (5.13%) MPLS
8 1 (2.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 10 (25.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (7.69%) MySQL
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 21 (53.85%) Advertising
2 5 (12.82%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (53.85%) Support Engineer
2 10 (25.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (23.08%) IT Support Engineer
3 9 (23.08%) IT Support
4 7 (17.95%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 7 (17.95%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (15.38%) Administrator
6 4 (10.26%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Server Administrator
7 3 (7.69%) Windows Administrator
7 3 (7.69%) SQL Programmer
7 3 (7.69%) Programmer
7 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) SCCM Administrator
8 2 (5.13%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Clustering
2 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (82.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (20.51%) Linux
5 5 (12.82%) Windows NT
6 4 (10.26%) UNIX
7 3 (7.69%) Windows 8
7 3 (7.69%) Windows XP
8 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.82%) ETL
2 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (7.69%) Data Protection
2 3 (7.69%) Line Management
3 2 (5.13%) ITIL
3 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.56%) Cyber Security
4 1 (2.56%) Network Architecture
4 1 (2.56%) Network Management
4 1 (2.56%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) VBScript
2 2 (5.13%) Python
2 2 (5.13%) Ruby
2 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.13%) Perl
2 2 (5.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) SC Cleared
1 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (58.97%) Active Directory
3 17 (43.59%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.69%) vSphere
5 2 (5.13%) XenApp
6 1 (2.56%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 15 (38.46%) SCCM
2 6 (15.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (76.92%) VMware
2 22 (56.41%) Citrix
3 8 (20.51%) Cisco
3 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.69%) Dell
5 2 (5.13%) HP
5 2 (5.13%) 3PAR