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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 88 115 134
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +19
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 80 81 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.51% 2.18% 1.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.01% 8.05% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 72 72 20
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,600 £49,250 £48,450
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -17.64%
Windows Server 2012
England

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

Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
799 1006 781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 25.10% 27.04% 27.19%
Number of salaries quoted 697 846 712
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
Leicestershire +27 35 £42,000 +10.52% 3
Nottinghamshire +20 27 £24,000 -36.84% 2
Derbyshire +17 8 £30,000 -23.07% 1
Northamptonshire -10 6 £24,000 -16.52% 1
Lincolnshire -1 5 £20,000 -50.00% 1
Windows Server 2012
England

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

1 154 (100.00%) Windows
2 125 (81.17%) Microsoft
3 117 (75.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 113 (73.38%) Active Directory
5 75 (48.70%) VMware
6 67 (43.51%) SQL Server
7 65 (42.21%) TCP/IP
8 63 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
9 62 (40.26%) VMware Infrastructure
10 59 (38.31%) Hyper-V
10 59 (38.31%) SCCM
11 52 (33.77%) MS Exchange
12 51 (33.12%) MS Excel
12 51 (33.12%) Clustering
13 42 (27.27%) IIS
13 42 (27.27%) Linux
14 41 (26.62%) HP
15 39 (25.32%) Problem Management
16 37 (24.03%) Dell
16 37 (24.03%) ITIL
16 37 (24.03%) Windows 8
17 34 (22.08%) Disaster Recovery
18 33 (21.43%) MS Office
19 32 (20.78%) Lync
20 31 (20.13%) DNS
20 31 (20.13%) Incident Management
20 31 (20.13%) PowerShell
21 30 (19.48%) SCOM
21 30 (19.48%) Change Management
22 29 (18.83%) Data Protection

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 52 (33.77%) MS Exchange
2 42 (27.27%) IIS
3 32 (20.78%) Lync
4 23 (14.94%) Apache
4 23 (14.94%) Tomcat
5 17 (11.04%) SharePoint
6 13 (8.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (8.44%) SharePoint 2013
6 13 (8.44%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (5.84%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.30%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.65%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 51 (33.12%) MS Excel
2 33 (21.43%) MS Office
3 1 (0.65%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.65%) Maya
3 1 (0.65%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 6 (3.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.95%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.79%) Office 365
2 8 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.25%) Google Apps
4 2 (1.30%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (42.21%) TCP/IP
2 31 (20.13%) DNS
3 27 (17.53%) Firewall
4 25 (16.23%) SAN
5 22 (14.29%) Internet
6 17 (11.04%) DHCP
7 16 (10.39%) WAN
7 16 (10.39%) Broadband
8 15 (9.74%) ADSL
9 12 (7.79%) VLAN
10 11 (7.14%) VPN
11 10 (6.49%) LAN
12 9 (5.84%) PBX
13 3 (1.95%) VoIP
14 2 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
14 2 (1.30%) Wireless
14 2 (1.30%) iSCSI
14 2 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
14 2 (1.30%) CTI
14 2 (1.30%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (43.51%) SQL Server
2 23 (14.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 20 (12.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.60%) MySQL
5 4 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.60%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.30%) MS Access
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.30%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.65%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (9.09%) Retail
2 12 (7.79%) Finance
3 7 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.30%) Banking
5 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.65%) Legal
5 1 (0.65%) Games
Job Titles
1 41 (26.62%) Systems Engineer
2 27 (17.53%) Support Technician
3 25 (16.23%) IT Support
4 21 (13.64%) Analyst
5 16 (10.39%) Network Engineer
6 15 (9.74%) IT Support Technician
7 14 (9.09%) Support Engineer
8 13 (8.44%) 2nd Line Support
8 13 (8.44%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 12 (7.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (7.14%) Support Analyst
11 10 (6.49%) Security Engineer
11 10 (6.49%) UNIX Support
12 9 (5.84%) Linux Support
13 7 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
13 7 (4.55%) Consultant
14 6 (3.90%) Developer
14 6 (3.90%) Technical Support
14 6 (3.90%) Technical Analyst
14 6 (3.90%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.90%) .NET
2 5 (3.25%) XML
2 5 (3.25%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.30%) WCF
3 2 (1.30%) jQuery
3 2 (1.30%) HTML
3 2 (1.30%) Ajax
3 2 (1.30%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.30%) CSS
4 1 (0.65%) SOAP
4 1 (0.65%) Web Services
4 1 (0.65%) COM
4 1 (0.65%) XSL
4 1 (0.65%) CGI
4 1 (0.65%) RESTful
4 1 (0.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (0.65%) REST
4 1 (0.65%) Silverlight
4 1 (0.65%) LINQ
4 1 (0.65%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 51 (33.12%) Clustering
2 12 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.25%) Replication
3 5 (3.25%) IVR
4 4 (2.60%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.95%) PDA
5 3 (1.95%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.30%) AS400
7 1 (0.65%) W3C
7 1 (0.65%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.65%) Animation
7 1 (0.65%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 154 (100.00%) Windows
2 117 (75.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 63 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 42 (27.27%) Linux
5 37 (24.03%) Windows 8
6 24 (15.58%) Windows 7
7 23 (14.94%) Windows XP
8 19 (12.34%) UNIX
9 14 (9.09%) Solaris
10 8 (5.19%) SUSE
10 8 (5.19%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 8 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (2.60%) Windows 2000
12 3 (1.95%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.95%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.95%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (1.30%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.30%) Android
14 1 (0.65%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (25.32%) Problem Management
2 37 (24.03%) ITIL
3 34 (22.08%) Disaster Recovery
4 31 (20.13%) Incident Management
5 30 (19.48%) Change Management
6 29 (18.83%) Data Protection
7 9 (5.84%) Project Management
8 8 (5.19%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (5.19%) Mentoring
9 6 (3.90%) CRM
10 4 (2.60%) ERP
10 4 (2.60%) Information Security
10 4 (2.60%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (2.60%) Software Engineering
11 3 (1.95%) Service Delivery
11 3 (1.95%) Migration
12 2 (1.30%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (1.30%) MOF
12 2 (1.30%) PRINCE2
12 2 (1.30%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 31 (20.13%) PowerShell
2 23 (14.94%) SQL
3 11 (7.14%) Shell Script
4 6 (3.90%) C#
5 4 (2.60%) C++
5 4 (2.60%) VB
5 4 (2.60%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.30%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.65%) Perl
7 1 (0.65%) Python
7 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 25 (16.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (6.49%) SC Cleared
2 10 (6.49%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.19%) MCP
3 8 (5.19%) MCSE
4 7 (4.55%) MCITP
4 7 (4.55%) Degree
5 4 (2.60%) MCTS
6 2 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.30%) VCP4
7 1 (0.65%) VCP5
7 1 (0.65%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.65%) MCSA
7 1 (0.65%) CCNP
7 1 (0.65%) ISEB
7 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.65%) HND
7 1 (0.65%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.74%) PCI DSS
2 14 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 113 (73.38%) Active Directory
2 62 (40.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (38.31%) Hyper-V
4 11 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (6.49%) vSphere
6 9 (5.84%) VMware ESX
7 8 (5.19%) Firmware
8 7 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (3.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 5 (3.25%) Forefront TMG
11 4 (2.60%) vCloud
11 4 (2.60%) XenApp
12 2 (1.30%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.65%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.65%) BlackBerry Internet Service
13 1 (0.65%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.65%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 59 (38.31%) SCCM
2 30 (19.48%) SCOM
3 10 (6.49%) SCVMM
4 8 (5.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 8 (5.19%) WSUS
5 6 (3.90%) SCDPM
6 4 (2.60%) SCSM
7 3 (1.95%) HP SIM
8 2 (1.30%) Windows Intune
8 2 (1.30%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.65%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.65%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 125 (81.17%) Microsoft
2 75 (48.70%) VMware
3 41 (26.62%) HP
4 37 (24.03%) Dell
5 28 (18.18%) Altiris
6 26 (16.88%) EMC
7 21 (13.64%) Cisco
8 19 (12.34%) IBM
9 15 (9.74%) Oracle
10 11 (7.14%) Red Hat
11 8 (5.19%) Citrix
12 6 (3.90%) NetApp
13 5 (3.25%) Google
14 3 (1.95%) SAP
15 2 (1.30%) Cognizant
15 2 (1.30%) Apple
15 2 (1.30%) Lotus
15 2 (1.30%) SonicWALL
15 2 (1.30%) F5
16 1 (0.65%) Facebook
East Midlands
Cognizant
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £42,000 per annum + bonus, pension, other fantastic bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Robert Half
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £36000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Lincolnshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Microsoft Certs + Package
Posted: 25 days ago
Derbyshire
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 27 days ago