The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 102 174 271
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +97
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 254 145 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.49% 1.39% 0.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.33% 5.12% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 234 138 34
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £27,500 £35,150
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £57,100
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -17.64%
Windows Server 2012
London

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

Operating Systems Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2722 2832 2719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.68% 27.18% 25.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2383 2424 2448
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in the City of London

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in the City of London

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 491 (100.00%) Windows
2 405 (82.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 296 (60.29%) Active Directory
4 290 (59.06%) Microsoft
5 271 (55.19%) VMware
6 219 (44.60%) MS Exchange
7 187 (38.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 185 (37.68%) VMware Infrastructure
9 173 (35.23%) MS Excel
10 163 (33.20%) DNS
11 155 (31.57%) Citrix
12 145 (29.53%) Exchange Server 2010
13 135 (27.49%) SQL Server
14 133 (27.09%) Finance
15 126 (25.66%) Windows 7
16 117 (23.83%) SQL
17 110 (22.40%) DHCP
18 104 (21.18%) Cisco
18 104 (21.18%) PowerShell
19 101 (20.57%) Hyper-V
20 100 (20.37%) SAN
21 93 (18.94%) Firewall
22 89 (18.13%) Microsoft Certification
22 89 (18.13%) SCCM
23 85 (17.31%) SharePoint
23 85 (17.31%) ITIL
24 82 (16.70%) XenApp
25 81 (16.50%) vSphere
26 74 (15.07%) MCSE
27 70 (14.26%) Exchange Server 2013

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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
1 219 (44.60%) MS Exchange
2 145 (29.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 85 (17.31%) SharePoint
4 70 (14.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 68 (13.85%) Exchange Server 2007
6 47 (9.57%) IIS
7 33 (6.72%) Exchange Server 2003
8 31 (6.31%) Lync
9 18 (3.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 15 (3.05%) SharePoint 2013
11 12 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
12 10 (2.04%) Apache
13 8 (1.63%) SharePoint Server
13 8 (1.63%) nginx
13 8 (1.63%) WorkSite
14 7 (1.43%) WebSphere
14 7 (1.43%) FileNet
15 5 (1.02%) WebSphere Application Server
16 4 (0.81%) Tomcat
17 3 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 173 (35.23%) MS Excel
2 66 (13.44%) MS Office
3 5 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.41%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.20%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 67 (13.65%) Office 365
2 28 (5.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.02%) SaaS
4 1 (0.20%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.20%) PaaS
4 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 163 (33.20%) DNS
2 110 (22.40%) DHCP
3 100 (20.37%) SAN
4 93 (18.94%) Firewall
5 67 (13.65%) TCP/IP
6 64 (13.03%) LAN
7 58 (11.81%) WAN
8 37 (7.54%) VPN
9 29 (5.91%) Internet
10 21 (4.28%) Wireless
11 20 (4.07%) iSCSI
12 19 (3.87%) NAS
13 16 (3.26%) Wi-Fi
14 14 (2.85%) HTTP
14 14 (2.85%) Kerberos
14 14 (2.85%) Cisco IOS
15 13 (2.65%) NetScaler
16 12 (2.44%) LDAP
16 12 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
17 11 (2.24%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (27.49%) SQL Server
2 59 (12.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (7.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 36 (7.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 29 (5.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (5.91%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (2.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (2.44%) MySQL
8 11 (2.24%) SQL Server 2000
9 9 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (1.83%) DTS
10 8 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (1.63%) QlikView
11 4 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (0.81%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.41%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.41%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.20%) Sqoop
13 1 (0.20%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.20%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 17 (3.46%) Visual Studio
2 9 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (1.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.41%) JIRA
4 1 (0.20%) Bugzilla
General
1 133 (27.09%) Finance
2 51 (10.39%) Banking
3 34 (6.92%) Legal
4 30 (6.11%) Law
5 22 (4.48%) Telecoms
6 19 (3.87%) Advertising
7 14 (2.85%) Marketing
8 10 (2.04%) Electronics
8 10 (2.04%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.63%) Billing
10 6 (1.22%) Back Office
10 6 (1.22%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.41%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.20%) Front Office
12 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 72 (14.66%) Analyst
2 67 (13.65%) Support Engineer
3 60 (12.22%) Administrator
4 58 (11.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 38 (7.74%) Support Analyst
6 28 (5.70%) 3rd Line Support
6 28 (5.70%) Systems Administrator
7 26 (5.30%) Consultant
8 23 (4.68%) DBA
9 21 (4.28%) SQL DBA
10 20 (4.07%) 2nd Line Support
10 20 (4.07%) IT Support
11 19 (3.87%) Architect
12 18 (3.67%) Developer
12 18 (3.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 17 (3.46%) Systems Engineer
14 16 (3.26%) Senior SQL DBA
14 16 (3.26%) Senior DBA
14 16 (3.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 14 (2.85%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.46%) Application Packaging
2 14 (2.85%) .NET
3 8 (1.63%) HTML
3 8 (1.63%) LAMP
3 8 (1.63%) Memcached
4 6 (1.22%) XML
5 5 (1.02%) CSS
5 5 (1.02%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.61%) Web Services
7 2 (0.41%) COM
7 2 (0.41%) Middleware
7 2 (0.41%) SAML
8 1 (0.20%) Kafka
8 1 (0.20%) MDX
8 1 (0.20%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 39 (7.94%) Clustering
2 25 (5.09%) Blackberry
3 22 (4.48%) Replication
4 20 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (3.67%) Computer Science
6 11 (2.24%) Management Information System
7 10 (2.04%) DTV
8 9 (1.83%) Hedge funds
9 8 (1.63%) Open Source
10 6 (1.22%) Mobile Computing
11 4 (0.81%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.61%) Enterprise Storage
12 3 (0.61%) Kindle
12 3 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (0.61%) BBC
13 2 (0.41%) Thin Client
13 2 (0.41%) CLARiiON
13 2 (0.41%) Fat Client
13 2 (0.41%) iPad
14 1 (0.20%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 491 (100.00%) Windows
2 405 (82.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 187 (38.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 126 (25.66%) Windows 7
5 69 (14.05%) Windows 8
6 66 (13.44%) Linux
7 50 (10.18%) Windows XP
8 18 (3.67%) Mac OS X
8 18 (3.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (3.67%) Windows Vista
9 10 (2.04%) Windows 2000 Server
10 9 (1.83%) Ubuntu
11 5 (1.02%) UNIX
12 4 (0.81%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.61%) Android
13 3 (0.61%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.41%) VMS
14 2 (0.41%) Debian
14 2 (0.41%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (17.31%) ITIL
2 37 (7.54%) Service Delivery
2 37 (7.54%) Disaster Recovery
3 30 (6.11%) Migration
4 28 (5.70%) Configuration Management
5 22 (4.48%) Business Intelligence
6 21 (4.28%) Change Management
7 16 (3.26%) Database Security
8 15 (3.05%) PRINCE2
9 14 (2.85%) Business Continuity
9 14 (2.85%) Network Management
10 13 (2.65%) Information Security
11 12 (2.44%) Mentoring
12 11 (2.24%) Network Design
12 11 (2.24%) Load Balancing
12 11 (2.24%) Programme Management
13 10 (2.04%) ETL
13 10 (2.04%) CRM
13 10 (2.04%) Document Management
13 10 (2.04%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 117 (23.83%) SQL
2 104 (21.18%) PowerShell
3 21 (4.28%) T-SQL
4 19 (3.87%) Perl
5 15 (3.05%) VBScript
6 14 (2.85%) VB
7 8 (1.63%) Java
8 7 (1.43%) VBA
9 5 (1.02%) JavaScript
10 4 (0.81%) Python
10 4 (0.81%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.61%) PHP
11 3 (0.61%) C
12 2 (0.41%) C#
12 2 (0.41%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.41%) R
13 1 (0.20%) C++
Qualifications
1 89 (18.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 74 (15.07%) MCSE
3 37 (7.54%) MCITP
4 31 (6.31%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (5.91%) MCSA
6 26 (5.30%) CCNA
7 24 (4.89%) Degree
8 22 (4.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 19 (3.87%) VCP4
10 18 (3.67%) MCTS
11 13 (2.65%) Security Cleared
12 11 (2.24%) CCA
12 11 (2.24%) Citrix Certification
13 10 (2.04%) CCNP
14 9 (1.83%) MCP
15 8 (1.63%) SC Cleared
16 5 (1.02%) VCP5
17 4 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 3 (0.61%) GCWN
18 3 (0.61%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (7.54%) SLA
2 4 (0.81%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.20%) QA
3 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 296 (60.29%) Active Directory
2 185 (37.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 101 (20.57%) Hyper-V
4 82 (16.70%) XenApp
5 81 (16.50%) vSphere
6 34 (6.92%) XenDesktop
6 34 (6.92%) Microsoft App-V
7 24 (4.89%) VMware ESXi
8 23 (4.68%) VMware ESX
9 13 (2.65%) XenServer
10 12 (2.44%) Terminal Services
11 10 (2.04%) NFS
12 9 (1.83%) VMware Server
12 9 (1.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 9 (1.83%) VMware Workstation
13 8 (1.63%) Varnish
13 8 (1.63%) vCloud
14 4 (0.81%) Xen
15 3 (0.61%) UAG
16 2 (0.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 89 (18.13%) SCCM
2 63 (12.83%) SCOM
3 25 (5.09%) SCOrch
4 17 (3.46%) Backup Exec
5 13 (2.65%) SCVMM
5 13 (2.65%) NetBackup
6 9 (1.83%) Tivoli
7 8 (1.63%) Nagios
7 8 (1.63%) Puppet
7 8 (1.63%) Sysprep
7 8 (1.63%) ZABBIX
7 8 (1.63%) Cacti
8 6 (1.22%) WSUS
8 6 (1.22%) HP SIM
8 6 (1.22%) SCSM
9 5 (1.02%) Casper Suite
10 4 (0.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 4 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (0.81%) SCDPM
11 3 (0.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 290 (59.06%) Microsoft
2 271 (55.19%) VMware
3 155 (31.57%) Citrix
4 104 (21.18%) Cisco
5 61 (12.42%) HP
6 55 (11.20%) NetApp
7 33 (6.72%) EMC
8 26 (5.30%) Dell
9 21 (4.28%) AppSense
10 16 (3.26%) CheckPoint
11 15 (3.05%) Avaya
11 15 (3.05%) Symantec
12 14 (2.85%) SAP
12 14 (2.85%) Red Hat
12 14 (2.85%) Sophos
12 14 (2.85%) LANDesk
13 13 (2.65%) Veritas
14 12 (2.44%) Juniper
14 12 (2.44%) Oracle
14 12 (2.44%) Veeam
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Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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ISL
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + generous employee benefits
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Salary: £35000 per annum
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
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