The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 30 34 49
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 8 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 4.88% 1.69% 0.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.96% 4.48% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 1
Average salary £32,000 £65,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.76% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.08% +2.85%
Windows Server 2012
Gloucestershire

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

Operating Systems Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
73 67 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 44.51% 37.85% 44.03%
Number of salaries quoted 48 51 80
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% +9.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £25,500 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Gloucester

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (93.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 22 (68.75%) Security Cleared
5 21 (65.63%) Active Directory
6 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
6 19 (59.38%) SCCM
7 17 (53.13%) Windows 7
8 16 (50.00%) DV Cleared
8 16 (50.00%) ITIL
9 15 (46.88%) MS Exchange
9 15 (46.88%) DHCP
9 15 (46.88%) SCOM
9 15 (46.88%) Exchange Server 2013
10 13 (40.63%) Linux
10 13 (40.63%) DNS
11 12 (37.50%) Skype for Business
12 10 (31.25%) vSphere
12 10 (31.25%) VMware
13 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (25.00%) DFS Replication
14 8 (25.00%) Data Protection
14 8 (25.00%) SCDPM
14 8 (25.00%) Data Centre
14 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 8 (25.00%) SCVMM
14 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
15 7 (21.88%) Cisco
15 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
16 6 (18.75%) Mathematics

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 15 (46.88%) Exchange Server 2013
1 15 (46.88%) MS Exchange
2 12 (37.50%) Skype for Business
3 6 (18.75%) Apache
3 6 (18.75%) IIS
4 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
5 3 (9.38%) nginx
6 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (46.88%) DHCP
2 13 (40.63%) DNS
3 6 (18.75%) Remote Desktop
4 5 (15.63%) Internet
5 4 (12.50%) Firewall
5 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.25%) SMTP
6 2 (6.25%) SSL
6 2 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) MySQL
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Law
2 1 (3.13%) Military
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Server Support
2 5 (15.63%) Wintel Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Server Support Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) IT Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) IT Security Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior IT Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) LAMP
1 3 (9.38%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.75%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (93.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 17 (53.13%) Windows 7
5 13 (40.63%) Linux
6 5 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (12.50%) Unix
8 2 (6.25%) Windows 10
9 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
3 6 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (15.63%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (6.25%) SIEM
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.13%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
1 5 (15.63%) Perl
1 5 (15.63%) Python
2 3 (9.38%) PHP
2 3 (9.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (68.75%) Security Cleared
2 16 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
4 6 (18.75%) Degree
4 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (15.63%) MCP
6 1 (3.13%) CCNA
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 21 (65.63%) Active Directory
2 10 (31.25%) vSphere
3 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (25.00%) DFS Replication
5 3 (9.38%) Dovecot
5 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
5 3 (9.38%) Postfix
6 2 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (6.25%) XenApp
7 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (59.38%) SCCM
2 15 (46.88%) SCOM
3 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 8 (25.00%) SCDPM
3 8 (25.00%) SCVMM
4 6 (18.75%) SCOrch
4 6 (18.75%) SCSM
4 6 (18.75%) WSUS
5 4 (12.50%) OpenView
6 3 (9.38%) cPanel
6 3 (9.38%) Plesk
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
2 10 (31.25%) VMware
3 7 (21.88%) Cisco
4 5 (15.63%) Red Hat
5 4 (12.50%) HP
5 4 (12.50%) Sophos
6 3 (9.38%) Citrix
7 2 (6.25%) AppSense
7 2 (6.25%) Palo Alto