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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 120 232 282
Rank change year-on-year
+112 +50
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 154 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.98% 0.20% 0.034%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.96% 0.66% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 133 12 3
Average salary £37,500 £36,342 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.18% -14.48%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -10.58%
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
2212 2116 2729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.42% 29.57% 30.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1815 1802 2257
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 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
Hertfordshire +49 72 £33,500 -21.17% 8
Cambridgeshire +33 45 £40,000 +45.45% 5
Essex +24 21 £37,500 +9.69% 1
Bedfordshire +14 14 £47,500 -5.00%
Suffolk - 4 £36,000 -
Norfolk +6 2 £21,000 -
Windows Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 281 (100.00%) Windows
2 254 (90.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 197 (70.11%) Active Directory
4 178 (63.35%) Microsoft
5 159 (56.58%) MS Exchange
6 147 (52.31%) VMware
7 123 (43.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 116 (41.28%) MS Excel
9 104 (37.01%) VMware Infrastructure
10 102 (36.30%) Hyper-V
11 95 (33.81%) Exchange Server 2010
12 90 (32.03%) DNS
13 85 (30.25%) SQL
13 85 (30.25%) MS Office
14 77 (27.40%) Cisco
15 74 (26.33%) TCP/IP
16 69 (24.56%) SQL Server
17 63 (22.42%) Microsoft Certification
18 62 (22.06%) DHCP
19 60 (21.35%) Firewall
20 53 (18.86%) Exchange Server 2007
21 49 (17.44%) Citrix
22 47 (16.73%) ITIL
23 46 (16.37%) LAN
23 46 (16.37%) Windows 8
24 42 (14.95%) Windows 7
24 42 (14.95%) SharePoint
24 42 (14.95%) SAN
25 40 (14.23%) MCITP
26 39 (13.88%) Exchange Server 2013

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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
1 159 (56.58%) MS Exchange
2 95 (33.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 53 (18.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 42 (14.95%) SharePoint
5 39 (13.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 34 (12.10%) IIS
7 31 (11.03%) Lync
8 30 (10.68%) Exchange Server 2003
9 16 (5.69%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (2.49%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (2.49%) SharePoint Server
11 5 (1.78%) CMS
12 2 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.36%) Lotus Domino
13 1 (0.36%) Apache
13 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.36%) Confluence
Applications
1 116 (41.28%) MS Excel
2 85 (30.25%) MS Office
3 2 (0.71%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.36%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (1.78%) Oracle CRM
1 5 (1.78%) Magento
2 2 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.19%) Office 365
2 14 (4.98%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (4.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.63%) PaaS
4 7 (2.49%) SaaS
4 7 (2.49%) IaaS
5 5 (1.78%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.78%) Amazon S3
6 4 (1.42%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (1.42%) CloudFront
7 2 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.36%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 90 (32.03%) DNS
2 74 (26.33%) TCP/IP
3 62 (22.06%) DHCP
4 60 (21.35%) Firewall
5 46 (16.37%) LAN
6 42 (14.95%) SAN
7 35 (12.46%) WAN
8 27 (9.61%) VPN
9 21 (7.47%) VoIP
10 19 (6.76%) NAS
11 14 (4.98%) VLAN
12 9 (3.20%) Internet
12 9 (3.20%) NetScaler
13 7 (2.49%) MPLS
13 7 (2.49%) SMTP
13 7 (2.49%) PBX
13 7 (2.49%) ISDN
14 6 (2.14%) Ethernet
15 5 (1.78%) Cisco ASA
16 4 (1.42%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (24.56%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.34%) SQL Server 2005
2 15 (5.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (2.85%) MySQL
4 8 (2.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (1.78%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.71%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (0.71%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.36%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.36%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (1.78%) JIRA
2 4 (1.42%) Eclipse
2 4 (1.42%) NUnit
2 4 (1.42%) CruiseControl
2 4 (1.42%) Subversion
2 4 (1.42%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.36%) Artifactory
3 1 (0.36%) MSI
3 1 (0.36%) Log4Net
3 1 (0.36%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.36%) Hudson
General
1 36 (12.81%) Finance
2 17 (6.05%) Retail
3 12 (4.27%) Manufacturing
4 8 (2.85%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.14%) Marketing
5 6 (2.14%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.71%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.71%) Local Government
7 1 (0.36%) Advertising
7 1 (0.36%) Games
7 1 (0.36%) Back Office
7 1 (0.36%) Law
Job Titles
1 75 (26.69%) Support Engineer
2 40 (14.23%) Analyst
3 39 (13.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 32 (11.39%) 2nd Line Support
4 32 (11.39%) IT Support
5 30 (10.68%) 3rd Line Support
6 24 (8.54%) Administrator
7 18 (6.41%) Systems Administrator
7 18 (6.41%) IT Support Engineer
7 18 (6.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 17 (6.05%) Server Engineer
8 17 (6.05%) Server Support
8 17 (6.05%) Support Analyst
9 16 (5.69%) Systems Engineer
9 16 (5.69%) Architect
9 16 (5.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 14 (4.98%) Senior Systems Administrator
11 13 (4.63%) Desktop Support
12 11 (3.91%) Developer
12 11 (3.91%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (6.76%) .NET
2 16 (5.69%) Web Services
3 11 (3.91%) ASP.NET
4 7 (2.49%) CSS
4 7 (2.49%) XML
4 7 (2.49%) XSLT
4 7 (2.49%) Ajax
4 7 (2.49%) HTML
5 5 (1.78%) REST
6 4 (1.42%) ADSI
6 4 (1.42%) WCF
6 4 (1.42%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (1.07%) LAMP
7 3 (1.07%) MSMQ
7 3 (1.07%) COM
8 1 (0.36%) SOAP
8 1 (0.36%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.36%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.36%) AppFabric
8 1 (0.36%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.12%) Clustering
2 12 (4.27%) Mathematics
3 11 (3.91%) Firmware
3 11 (3.91%) Blackberry
4 9 (3.20%) Thin Client
4 9 (3.20%) Fat Client
5 8 (2.85%) Client/Server
6 7 (2.49%) CLARiiON
6 7 (2.49%) Data Protection Act
6 7 (2.49%) Open Source
6 7 (2.49%) FlexPod
7 6 (2.14%) Handset
8 5 (1.78%) EqualLogic
9 4 (1.42%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.07%) IVR
11 2 (0.71%) HACMP
11 2 (0.71%) HP Superdome
11 2 (0.71%) Mobile Payment
12 1 (0.36%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.36%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 281 (100.00%) Windows
2 254 (90.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 123 (43.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 46 (16.37%) Windows 8
5 42 (14.95%) Windows 7
6 35 (12.46%) Linux
7 32 (11.39%) Windows XP
8 21 (7.47%) Windows Vista
9 18 (6.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (4.27%) Apple iOS
11 10 (3.56%) Android
12 9 (3.20%) Windows 2000 Server
13 7 (2.49%) Windows Phone
14 6 (2.14%) VMS
15 3 (1.07%) UNIX
15 3 (1.07%) Solaris
16 2 (0.71%) AIX
16 2 (0.71%) HPUX
16 2 (0.71%) CentOS
17 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (16.73%) ITIL
2 29 (10.32%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (6.41%) Network Design
4 17 (6.05%) E-Commerce
4 17 (6.05%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (4.63%) Software Deployment
6 10 (3.56%) Time Management
7 9 (3.20%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (3.20%) Validation
7 9 (3.20%) Migration
7 9 (3.20%) CRM
8 8 (2.85%) Project Management
8 8 (2.85%) Service Management
8 8 (2.85%) Asset Management
8 8 (2.85%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (2.49%) Data Protection
9 7 (2.49%) Systems Analysis
9 7 (2.49%) PRINCE2
10 6 (2.14%) OO
10 6 (2.14%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 85 (30.25%) SQL
2 38 (13.52%) PowerShell
3 12 (4.27%) C
3 12 (4.27%) C#
4 9 (3.20%) Java
5 7 (2.49%) JavaScript
6 6 (2.14%) VBScript
7 5 (1.78%) T-SQL
7 5 (1.78%) PHP
8 2 (0.71%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.71%) VB
8 2 (0.71%) VBA
8 2 (0.71%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.71%) Perl
Qualifications
1 63 (22.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (14.23%) MCITP
3 34 (12.10%) MCSE
4 29 (10.32%) MCSA
5 27 (9.61%) Degree
6 22 (7.83%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (7.12%) CCNA
8 19 (6.76%) MCP
9 18 (6.41%) MCTS
10 10 (3.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (2.14%) CCA
11 6 (2.14%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (2.14%) CCNP
12 4 (1.42%) A+ Certification
12 4 (1.42%) VCP5
13 2 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.36%) MOS
14 1 (0.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (0.36%) VCP4
14 1 (0.36%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.49%) SLA
2 6 (2.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 6 (2.14%) GAMP
2 6 (2.14%) GCP
2 6 (2.14%) GMP
3 4 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.42%) QA
4 2 (0.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 197 (70.11%) Active Directory
2 104 (37.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 102 (36.30%) Hyper-V
4 23 (8.19%) VMware ESX
5 18 (6.41%) XenApp
6 17 (6.05%) XenDesktop
6 17 (6.05%) vSphere
7 13 (4.63%) Terminal Services
8 6 (2.14%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.71%) PowerHA
9 2 (0.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (0.71%) Xen
9 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.71%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.36%) vCloud
10 1 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.36%) XenServer
10 1 (0.36%) NFS
Systems Management
1 25 (8.90%) SCCM
2 10 (3.56%) Backup Exec
3 7 (2.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 7 (2.49%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (2.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (1.78%) SCOM
6 4 (1.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (0.71%) WSUS
7 2 (0.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.71%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.71%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.36%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.36%) Puppet
8 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.36%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 178 (63.35%) Microsoft
2 147 (52.31%) VMware
3 77 (27.40%) Cisco
4 49 (17.44%) Citrix
5 24 (8.54%) Symantec
6 23 (8.19%) Apple
7 19 (6.76%) HP
8 15 (5.34%) Dell
9 10 (3.56%) Oracle
9 10 (3.56%) NetApp
10 9 (3.20%) SolarWinds
11 8 (2.85%) Avaya
11 8 (2.85%) CommVault
12 7 (2.49%) EMC
12 7 (2.49%) Red Hat
12 7 (2.49%) Red Gate
12 7 (2.49%) Veeam
13 6 (2.14%) CheckPoint
13 6 (2.14%) SAP
13 6 (2.14%) IBM
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Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hertfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum + Career Progression + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
DP Connect
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + Execllent benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
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