The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 57 158 249
Rank change year-on-year
+101 +91
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 324 118 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.19% 1.43% 0.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.85% 4.98% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 238 105 15
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
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 of England region.

Operating Systems Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2044 2368 2410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 26.43% 28.68% 30.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1597 1952 2055
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in the East of England

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in the East of England

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Hertfordshire +57 177 £35,000 +1.89% 8
Cambridgeshire +47 57 £32,500 -7.14% 5
Bedfordshire +39 39 £42,500 -12.82% 4
Essex +14 36 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Norfolk +9 9 £28,500 -9.52% 1
Suffolk +2 6 £32,500 +35.41% 1
Windows Server 2012
England

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 605 (100.00%) Windows
2 456 (75.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 369 (60.99%) Active Directory
4 351 (58.02%) Microsoft
5 335 (55.37%) VMware
6 284 (46.94%) MS Exchange
7 196 (32.40%) SQL Server
8 190 (31.40%) Citrix
9 189 (31.24%) VMware Infrastructure
10 185 (30.58%) Exchange Server 2010
11 182 (30.08%) MS Excel
12 179 (29.59%) Windows Server 2003
13 159 (26.28%) Microsoft Certification
14 137 (22.64%) ITIL
15 134 (22.15%) DNS
15 134 (22.15%) Exchange Server 2007
16 131 (21.65%) DHCP
17 122 (20.17%) Firewall
18 116 (19.17%) Cisco
19 110 (18.18%) Windows 7
20 106 (17.52%) Exchange Server 2003
21 103 (17.02%) Hyper-V
21 103 (17.02%) MCSE
22 100 (16.53%) vSphere
23 97 (16.03%) VMware ESX
24 93 (15.37%) SharePoint
25 92 (15.21%) MS Office
26 90 (14.88%) SQL
27 87 (14.38%) XenApp
28 86 (14.21%) Windows XP

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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
1 284 (46.94%) MS Exchange
2 185 (30.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 134 (22.15%) Exchange Server 2007
4 106 (17.52%) Exchange Server 2003
5 93 (15.37%) SharePoint
6 69 (11.40%) Exchange Server 2013
7 63 (10.41%) IIS
8 45 (7.44%) Lync
9 10 (1.65%) WebSphere
10 8 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (0.99%) CMS
12 4 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.66%) JBoss
12 4 (0.66%) Lotus Domino
12 4 (0.66%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.50%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.33%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 182 (30.08%) MS Excel
2 92 (15.21%) MS Office
3 2 (0.33%) HipChat
4 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.17%) MS Project
4 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.17%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.33%) ResourceLink
2 2 (0.33%) Tridion
2 2 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.17%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 78 (12.89%) Office 365
2 33 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (3.47%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (3.14%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (1.49%) PaaS
6 5 (0.83%) Google Apps
6 5 (0.83%) SaaS
7 4 (0.66%) IaaS
8 1 (0.17%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 134 (22.15%) DNS
2 131 (21.65%) DHCP
3 122 (20.17%) Firewall
4 83 (13.72%) TCP/IP
5 76 (12.56%) SAN
6 75 (12.40%) WAN
7 65 (10.74%) LAN
8 62 (10.25%) VPN
9 39 (6.45%) VLAN
10 30 (4.96%) VoIP
11 17 (2.81%) PBX
11 17 (2.81%) Network Security
12 13 (2.15%) Wireless
13 11 (1.82%) NAS
14 10 (1.65%) Internet
14 10 (1.65%) SMTP
15 9 (1.49%) iSCSI
16 8 (1.32%) IP Telephony
16 8 (1.32%) ISDN
16 8 (1.32%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (32.40%) SQL Server
2 72 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 43 (7.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 26 (4.30%) SQL Server 2000
5 25 (4.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 18 (2.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (2.64%) MySQL
8 11 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (1.82%) Oracle Database
9 9 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (1.16%) Azure SQL Database
11 5 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.33%) DTS
13 2 (0.33%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (0.33%) Relational Database
14 1 (0.17%) MongoDB
14 1 (0.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (1.49%) Visual Studio
2 6 (0.99%) Subversion
3 4 (0.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (0.50%) JIRA
5 2 (0.33%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (0.33%) MSI
6 1 (0.17%) YouTrack
6 1 (0.17%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.17%) Dreamweaver
General
1 37 (6.12%) Finance
2 22 (3.64%) Telecoms
3 19 (3.14%) Publishing
4 13 (2.15%) Manufacturing
5 12 (1.98%) Retail
6 11 (1.82%) Legal
7 10 (1.65%) Banking
8 4 (0.66%) Games
9 3 (0.50%) French Language
9 3 (0.50%) German Language
9 3 (0.50%) Hindi Language
9 3 (0.50%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.17%) Marketing
10 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.17%) Military
10 1 (0.17%) Electronics
10 1 (0.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 110 (18.18%) Analyst
2 100 (16.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 80 (13.22%) Support Engineer
4 79 (13.06%) Support Analyst
5 48 (7.93%) Consultant
6 44 (7.27%) Server Support
7 43 (7.11%) Administrator
8 41 (6.78%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 40 (6.61%) 3rd Line Support
10 39 (6.45%) IT Support
11 38 (6.28%) 2nd Line Support
12 31 (5.12%) Systems Engineer
13 30 (4.96%) Systems Administrator
13 30 (4.96%) Server Engineer
14 26 (4.30%) DBA
15 24 (3.97%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
16 23 (3.80%) Developer
17 21 (3.47%) SQL DBA
18 19 (3.14%) Server Support Engineer
19 18 (2.98%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (5.12%) .NET
2 16 (2.64%) .NET Framework
3 12 (1.98%) jQuery
3 12 (1.98%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (1.98%) XML
3 12 (1.98%) ASP.NET
3 12 (1.98%) SOAP
3 12 (1.98%) Entity Framework
4 10 (1.65%) Web Services
4 10 (1.65%) J2EE
5 8 (1.32%) XSL
5 8 (1.32%) XSLT
5 8 (1.32%) WSDL
6 5 (0.83%) HTML
6 5 (0.83%) CSS
7 4 (0.66%) HTML5
7 4 (0.66%) Application Packaging
7 4 (0.66%) CSS3
8 3 (0.50%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 59 (9.75%) Data Centre
2 53 (8.76%) Blackberry
3 52 (8.60%) Clustering
4 29 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (3.14%) Replication
6 18 (2.98%) Thin Client
6 18 (2.98%) Fat Client
7 15 (2.48%) Management Information System
8 14 (2.31%) Handset
9 13 (2.15%) Mathematics
10 10 (1.65%) Computer Science
11 8 (1.32%) Statistics
11 8 (1.32%) iPhone
11 8 (1.32%) iSeries
12 5 (0.83%) PDA
13 4 (0.66%) PKI
13 4 (0.66%) HP Storage
13 4 (0.66%) CMDB
14 3 (0.50%) EqualLogic
14 3 (0.50%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 605 (100.00%) Windows
2 456 (75.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 179 (29.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 110 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 86 (14.21%) Windows XP
6 78 (12.89%) Linux
7 70 (11.57%) Windows 8
8 30 (4.96%) Windows 2000
9 25 (4.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 22 (3.64%) Windows Vista
11 15 (2.48%) UNIX
12 12 (1.98%) Android
13 7 (1.16%) Mac OS X
14 6 (0.99%) Ubuntu
15 5 (0.83%) CentOS
16 4 (0.66%) SUSE
16 4 (0.66%) Windows 2000 Server
17 3 (0.50%) Apple iOS
17 3 (0.50%) Debian
18 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (22.64%) ITIL
2 58 (9.59%) Mentoring
3 46 (7.60%) Migration
4 35 (5.79%) Project Management
5 32 (5.29%) Capacity Planning
5 32 (5.29%) Server Building
6 30 (4.96%) Disaster Recovery
7 21 (3.47%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (3.14%) Risk Management
8 19 (3.14%) Change Management
9 18 (2.98%) Service Delivery
10 16 (2.64%) Line Management
11 14 (2.31%) Information Security
11 14 (2.31%) CRM
12 12 (1.98%) MVC
12 12 (1.98%) High Availability
12 12 (1.98%) Server Hardening
13 11 (1.82%) Database Mirroring
13 11 (1.82%) OO
14 10 (1.65%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 90 (14.88%) SQL
2 53 (8.76%) PowerShell
3 18 (2.98%) C
4 16 (2.64%) C#
5 14 (2.31%) Java
6 13 (2.15%) JavaScript
6 13 (2.15%) C++
7 10 (1.65%) VB
7 10 (1.65%) T-SQL
8 9 (1.49%) PHP
9 5 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 159 (26.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 103 (17.02%) MCSE
3 80 (13.22%) MCSA
4 60 (9.92%) MCP
5 51 (8.43%) MCITP
5 51 (8.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 35 (5.79%) Degree
6 35 (5.79%) ITIL Certification
7 33 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
8 32 (5.29%) Security Cleared
9 31 (5.12%) CCNA
10 25 (4.13%) SC Cleared
11 22 (3.64%) MCTS
12 19 (3.14%) VCP5
13 16 (2.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 14 (2.31%) DV Cleared
15 8 (1.32%) CCNP
16 7 (1.16%) Citrix Certification
17 6 (0.99%) A+ Certification
18 3 (0.50%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (7.27%) SLA
2 5 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.50%) QA
4 2 (0.33%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 369 (60.99%) Active Directory
2 189 (31.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 103 (17.02%) Hyper-V
4 100 (16.53%) vSphere
5 97 (16.03%) VMware ESX
6 87 (14.38%) XenApp
7 55 (9.09%) XenDesktop
8 44 (7.27%) VMware ESXi
9 41 (6.78%) Terminal Services
10 26 (4.30%) vCloud
11 14 (2.31%) VMware Workstation
12 8 (1.32%) NFS
13 7 (1.16%) Terminal Server
14 6 (0.99%) VMware Server
15 4 (0.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 4 (0.66%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 3 (0.50%) Xen
17 2 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
18 1 (0.17%) Firmware
18 1 (0.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 74 (12.23%) SCCM
2 37 (6.12%) Backup Exec
3 30 (4.96%) SCOM
4 26 (4.30%) Norton AntiVirus
4 26 (4.30%) NetBackup
5 8 (1.32%) WSUS
6 5 (0.83%) Windows Intune
7 4 (0.66%) Puppet
7 4 (0.66%) ARCserve
8 2 (0.33%) ZENworks
8 2 (0.33%) OpenView
8 2 (0.33%) Nagios
8 2 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.33%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.17%) NetVault Backup
9 1 (0.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.17%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.17%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.17%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 351 (58.02%) Microsoft
2 335 (55.37%) VMware
3 190 (31.40%) Citrix
4 116 (19.17%) Cisco
5 56 (9.26%) HP
6 37 (6.12%) Symantec
7 31 (5.12%) Sophos
8 26 (4.30%) Veritas
9 23 (3.80%) Intel
9 23 (3.80%) Dell
10 20 (3.31%) Oracle
11 15 (2.48%) CheckPoint
11 15 (2.48%) 3PAR
12 10 (1.65%) IBM
13 8 (1.32%) OpenLink
13 8 (1.32%) Fortinet
14 6 (0.99%) Brocade
14 6 (0.99%) Apple
14 6 (0.99%) NetApp
15 5 (0.83%) EMC
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30k - £35k plus package
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Watford
Talent Spa
Salary: Competitive Salary and great bonuses
Posted: 14 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
FirstPort
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
FirstPort
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
FirstPort
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car + Pension
Posted: 19 days ago
Hertfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Flexible benefits
Posted: 26 days ago