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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 52 68 88
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +20
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 47 24 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.55% 2.48% 0.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.18% 7.89% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 40 23 8
Average salary £30,250 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Windows Server 2012
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
386 304 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 37.33% 31.37% 38.20%
Number of salaries quoted 308 271 285
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £47,000
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 Gloucestershire

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Cheltenham +19 23 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Gloucester -9 13 £21,000 -23.63% 3
Stroud - 1 £42,500 - 1
Windows Server 2012
South West

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 81 (100.00%) Windows
2 66 (81.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 57 (70.37%) VMware
4 48 (59.26%) Citrix
5 46 (56.79%) Active Directory
6 41 (50.62%) VMware Infrastructure
7 37 (45.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 36 (44.44%) Microsoft
9 33 (40.74%) SCCM
10 26 (32.10%) Hyper-V
11 23 (28.40%) Windows 7
12 22 (27.16%) Advertising
13 19 (23.46%) ITIL
13 19 (23.46%) MS Excel
13 19 (23.46%) MS Exchange
14 18 (22.22%) DNS
14 18 (22.22%) SQL
15 17 (20.99%) Cisco
16 16 (19.75%) Windows 8
17 15 (18.52%) TCP/IP
17 15 (18.52%) DHCP
17 15 (18.52%) LAN
18 12 (14.81%) Linux
18 12 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
18 12 (14.81%) SAN
19 11 (13.58%) SQL Server
19 11 (13.58%) .NET
19 11 (13.58%) WAN
19 11 (13.58%) Firewall
20 9 (11.11%) Clustering

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (23.46%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (8.64%) Apache
3 7 (8.64%) IIS
4 6 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.70%) Lync
7 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.23%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 19 (23.46%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.41%) Office 365
2 2 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (22.22%) DNS
2 15 (18.52%) TCP/IP
2 15 (18.52%) DHCP
2 15 (18.52%) LAN
3 12 (14.81%) SAN
4 11 (13.58%) WAN
4 11 (13.58%) Firewall
5 9 (11.11%) MPLS
6 8 (9.88%) SMTP
7 5 (6.17%) Internet
8 4 (4.94%) SNMP
9 3 (3.70%) VLAN
9 3 (3.70%) Wireless
9 3 (3.70%) Intranet
10 2 (2.47%) SSL
10 2 (2.47%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.58%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (7.41%) MySQL
General
1 22 (27.16%) Advertising
2 5 (6.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (48.15%) Support Engineer
2 18 (22.22%) IT Support
3 16 (19.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (17.28%) IT Support Engineer
5 11 (13.58%) Desktop Support
5 11 (13.58%) 3rd Line Support
6 10 (12.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 9 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
7 9 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
7 9 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 8 (9.88%) Administrator
9 7 (8.64%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 6 (7.41%) Analyst
10 6 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
11 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 4 (4.94%) Support Technician
11 4 (4.94%) Consultant
11 4 (4.94%) Support Analyst
11 4 (4.94%) IT Support Technician
11 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.58%) .NET
2 2 (2.47%) Web Services
3 1 (1.23%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.11%) Clustering
2 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.23%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.23%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 81 (100.00%) Windows
2 66 (81.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (45.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (28.40%) Windows 7
5 16 (19.75%) Windows 8
6 12 (14.81%) Linux
7 5 (6.17%) Windows NT
8 4 (4.94%) CentOS
8 4 (4.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (3.70%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.46%) ITIL
2 6 (7.41%) Service Delivery
3 5 (6.17%) Service Management
3 5 (6.17%) ETL
4 3 (3.70%) Incident Management
4 3 (3.70%) Load Balancing
5 2 (2.47%) ERP
5 2 (2.47%) Workflow
5 2 (2.47%) Resource Management
5 2 (2.47%) Time Management
5 2 (2.47%) Network Management
5 2 (2.47%) SIEM
6 1 (1.23%) Change Control
6 1 (1.23%) Cyber Security
6 1 (1.23%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.23%) Line Management
6 1 (1.23%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.23%) Network Architecture
6 1 (1.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.23%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 18 (22.22%) SQL
2 6 (7.41%) PHP
3 3 (3.70%) Python
3 3 (3.70%) Perl
4 2 (2.47%) Java
4 2 (2.47%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.47%) VBScript
4 2 (2.47%) Ruby
5 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (9.88%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (4.94%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.94%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.70%) Degree
5 2 (2.47%) MCSE
5 2 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.23%) MCP
6 1 (1.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (56.79%) Active Directory
2 41 (50.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (32.10%) Hyper-V
4 8 (9.88%) vSphere
5 4 (4.94%) Terminal Services
6 3 (3.70%) XenApp
6 3 (3.70%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.47%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.23%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.23%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.23%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 33 (40.74%) SCCM
2 8 (9.88%) SCOM
3 6 (7.41%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.23%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.23%) WSUS
4 1 (1.23%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 57 (70.37%) VMware
2 48 (59.26%) Citrix
3 36 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 17 (20.99%) Cisco
5 7 (8.64%) HP
6 5 (6.17%) 3PAR
6 5 (6.17%) Symantec
6 5 (6.17%) Sophos
7 4 (4.94%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.70%) SAP
9 2 (2.47%) JD Edwards
10 1 (1.23%) IronPort
10 1 (1.23%) Websense
10 1 (1.23%) Dell
10 1 (1.23%) EMC
10 1 (1.23%) Apple
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago