The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 69 63 78
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 13 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.86% 1.59% 0.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.98% 4.20% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 3
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -15.62%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,022 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.06% -22.17%
Windows Server 2012
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
163 238 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 23.35% 37.84% 29.58%
Number of salaries quoted 146 208 130
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £25,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Dorset

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Dorset

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 7 £35,000 -
Poole +2 3 £37,500 +38.88%
Beaminster - 1 £19,000 -
Windows Server 2012
South West

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (94.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (88.89%) Microsoft
4 27 (75.00%) MS Excel
4 27 (75.00%) VMware
5 25 (69.44%) Citrix
6 24 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 23 (63.89%) MCSE
8 22 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
9 21 (58.33%) TCP/IP
10 19 (52.78%) Firewall
10 19 (52.78%) CCA
10 19 (52.78%) Citrix Certification
10 19 (52.78%) MCITP
10 19 (52.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 17 (47.22%) Windows Vista
12 16 (44.44%) Fat Client
12 16 (44.44%) Thin Client
13 13 (36.11%) Active Directory
14 10 (27.78%) MS Exchange
15 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
16 7 (19.44%) MS Office
16 7 (19.44%) MCP
16 7 (19.44%) MCSA
17 6 (16.67%) SAN
17 6 (16.67%) Windows 7
18 5 (13.89%) Lync
18 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2010
18 5 (13.89%) EMC
18 5 (13.89%) DNS

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 10 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.89%) Lync
2 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.78%) Alfresco
5 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 27 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (19.44%) MS Office
3 1 (2.78%) Acrobat
3 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.78%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 21 (58.33%) TCP/IP
2 19 (52.78%) Firewall
3 6 (16.67%) SAN
4 5 (13.89%) DNS
4 5 (13.89%) LAN
4 5 (13.89%) WAN
5 4 (11.11%) DHCP
6 3 (8.33%) NetScaler
6 3 (8.33%) IP Telephony
7 2 (5.56%) VPN
7 2 (5.56%) Internet
7 2 (5.56%) VLAN
8 1 (2.78%) PABX
8 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.78%) IPsec
8 1 (2.78%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) Consultant
2 19 (52.78%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 5 (13.89%) Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) IT Support
5 3 (8.33%) Team Leader
5 3 (8.33%) Support Team Leader
5 3 (8.33%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Service Desk Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Security Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Services Delivery Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Systems Support Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (44.44%) Fat Client
1 16 (44.44%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.78%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (94.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (47.22%) Windows Vista
4 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.78%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.78%) CentOS
7 1 (2.78%) UNIX
7 1 (2.78%) Linux
7 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (8.33%) Asset Management
1 3 (8.33%) Project Management
2 2 (5.56%) ERP
3 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
3 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
3 1 (2.78%) Network Design
3 1 (2.78%) Supplier Management
3 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
3 1 (2.78%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.78%) C
2 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (63.89%) MCSE
3 19 (52.78%) CCA
3 19 (52.78%) Citrix Certification
3 19 (52.78%) MCITP
3 19 (52.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (19.44%) MCP
4 7 (19.44%) MCSA
5 4 (11.11%) A+ Certification
6 3 (8.33%) VCP4
6 3 (8.33%) CCEE
6 3 (8.33%) VCP5
6 3 (8.33%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (8.33%) CCEA
7 1 (2.78%) Degree
7 1 (2.78%) MCTS
7 1 (2.78%) CCNA
7 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 22 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (36.11%) Active Directory
3 4 (11.11%) vSphere
4 3 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (8.33%) XenApp
4 3 (8.33%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.78%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (2.78%) UAG
5 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 27 (75.00%) VMware
3 25 (69.44%) Citrix
4 5 (13.89%) EMC
5 4 (11.11%) HP
6 3 (8.33%) Sophos
6 3 (8.33%) AppSense
7 2 (5.56%) Veeam
8 1 (2.78%) Autodesk
8 1 (2.78%) Juniper
8 1 (2.78%) CommVault
8 1 (2.78%) Websense
8 1 (2.78%) Adobe
8 1 (2.78%) Dell
8 1 (2.78%) Cisco