The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 59 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 26 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.34% 0.55% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.20% 1.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 0
Average salary £37,500 £34,185 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -14.28%
Windows Server 2012
East of 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 Essex region.

Operating Systems Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
255 357 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 22.95% 32.48% 35.41%
Number of salaries quoted 200 312 297
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Essex

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Essex

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
Saffron Walden - 3 £37,500 -
Basildon 0 2 - -
Harlow +8 1 £19,000 -62.00%
Colchester - 1 £41,000 - 1
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £37,500 -
Windows Server 2012
East of England

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (95.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (85.71%) Active Directory
4 31 (73.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (57.14%) DNS
6 23 (54.76%) Microsoft
6 23 (54.76%) Firewall
7 19 (45.24%) MS Exchange
8 17 (40.48%) Exchange Server 2010
9 16 (38.10%) DHCP
9 16 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (35.71%) MS Excel
10 15 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2003
10 15 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2007
10 15 (35.71%) Windows 8
11 14 (33.33%) MCSE
12 13 (30.95%) Windows 7
13 12 (28.57%) ITIL
13 12 (28.57%) Windows XP
13 12 (28.57%) VPN
13 12 (28.57%) Symantec
14 11 (26.19%) Blackberry
14 11 (26.19%) Citrix
14 11 (26.19%) Cisco
14 11 (26.19%) VMware
15 9 (21.43%) Backup Exec
15 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
15 9 (21.43%) SAN
16 8 (19.05%) MCP
16 8 (19.05%) Hyper-V

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 19 (45.24%) MS Exchange
2 17 (40.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2003
3 15 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (11.90%) CMS
5 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 15 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (4.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
1 1 (2.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (57.14%) DNS
2 23 (54.76%) Firewall
3 16 (38.10%) DHCP
4 12 (28.57%) VPN
5 9 (21.43%) SAN
6 5 (11.90%) SMTP
7 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
8 2 (4.76%) LDAP
8 2 (4.76%) LAN
8 2 (4.76%) VoIP
8 2 (4.76%) WAN
8 2 (4.76%) iSCSI
8 2 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (2.38%) NAS
9 1 (2.38%) Junos
9 1 (2.38%) Unified Communications
9 1 (2.38%) Internet
9 1 (2.38%) VLAN
9 1 (2.38%) Broadband
9 1 (2.38%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Network Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) Analyst
2 7 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 5 (11.90%) Team Leader
5 3 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.14%) Administrator
5 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) IT Support
5 3 (7.14%) Telephony Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Windows Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) .NET
1 4 (9.52%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.38%) Clustering
2 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.38%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.38%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (95.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (73.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (35.71%) Windows 8
5 13 (30.95%) Windows 7
6 12 (28.57%) Windows XP
7 4 (9.52%) Windows Vista
8 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
8 2 (4.76%) Linux
9 1 (2.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) ITIL
2 5 (11.90%) Project Management
2 5 (11.90%) WFM
2 5 (11.90%) Incident Management
3 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 2 (4.76%) OO
4 2 (4.76%) CRM
4 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce
4 2 (4.76%) Problem Management
4 2 (4.76%) Identity Management
4 2 (4.76%) Migration
4 2 (4.76%) TOGAF
4 2 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.38%) Change Control
5 1 (2.38%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.38%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.38%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
2 3 (7.14%) SQL
3 2 (4.76%) Java
3 2 (4.76%) PHP
4 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (33.33%) MCSE
3 8 (19.05%) MCP
4 6 (14.29%) MCITP
5 4 (9.52%) MCSA
6 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (4.76%) VCP5
7 2 (4.76%) CCA
7 2 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.38%) CCNP
8 1 (2.38%) CCNA
8 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.38%) MOS
8 1 (2.38%) Degree
8 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (19.05%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.14%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.76%) vSphere
6 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 9 (21.43%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.76%) SCCM
2 2 (4.76%) SCOM
3 1 (2.38%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Intune
3 1 (2.38%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (2.38%) SCSM
3 1 (2.38%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.38%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 23 (54.76%) Microsoft
2 12 (28.57%) Symantec
3 11 (26.19%) VMware
3 11 (26.19%) Cisco
3 11 (26.19%) Citrix
4 6 (14.29%) Avaya
5 3 (7.14%) Juniper
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle
6 2 (4.76%) SAP
6 2 (4.76%) Pegasus
6 2 (4.76%) JD Edwards
7 1 (2.38%) HP
7 1 (2.38%) Dell
7 1 (2.38%) Capita
7 1 (2.38%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.38%) NETGEAR
7 1 (2.38%) Barracuda Networks