The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 29 100 144
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +44
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 191 54 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 8.37% 2.14% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.67% 7.46% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 138 51 2
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -26.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £65,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
744 724 757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 32.60% 28.64% 30.71%
Number of salaries quoted 546 603 593
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Hemel Hempstead +20 48 £31,000 -11.42% 1
Watford +18 35 £29,500 -10.60% 2
Welwyn Garden City - 20 £47,500 - 2
Rickmansworth - 16 £35,000 - 1
St Albans -7 13 £27,500 -6.77% 1
Stevenage +9 4 £45,750 +34.55%
Royston - 4 £42,500 -
Berkhamsted +3 2 - -
Borehamwood - 1 £22,000 -
Hertford - 1 £70,000 -
Windows Server 2012
East of England

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

1 306 (100.00%) Windows
2 235 (76.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 186 (60.78%) VMware
4 182 (59.48%) Active Directory
5 172 (56.21%) Microsoft
6 148 (48.37%) MS Exchange
7 106 (34.64%) Exchange Server 2010
8 100 (32.68%) Citrix
9 97 (31.70%) SQL Server
10 96 (31.37%) VMware Infrastructure
11 90 (29.41%) MS Excel
12 74 (24.18%) Microsoft Certification
13 72 (23.53%) Cisco
14 67 (21.90%) Firewall
15 65 (21.24%) Windows 7
16 64 (20.92%) DNS
17 63 (20.59%) DHCP
18 61 (19.93%) Exchange Server 2007
18 61 (19.93%) Hyper-V
19 60 (19.61%) MS Office
20 59 (19.28%) Exchange Server 2003
21 58 (18.95%) VMware ESX
22 56 (18.30%) vSphere
23 54 (17.65%) SharePoint
24 52 (16.99%) SCCM
25 50 (16.34%) Windows Server 2003
26 48 (15.69%) ITIL
27 47 (15.36%) IIS
27 47 (15.36%) SQL Server 2008
28 46 (15.03%) PowerShell

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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
1 148 (48.37%) MS Exchange
2 106 (34.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 61 (19.93%) Exchange Server 2007
4 59 (19.28%) Exchange Server 2003
5 54 (17.65%) SharePoint
6 47 (15.36%) IIS
7 39 (12.75%) Exchange Server 2013
8 13 (4.25%) Lync
9 10 (3.27%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.98%) Lotus Domino
10 3 (0.98%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.33%) Documentum
12 1 (0.33%) CMS
12 1 (0.33%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 90 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 60 (19.61%) MS Office
3 2 (0.65%) HipChat
4 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.33%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.33%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.19%) Office 365
2 9 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.29%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.65%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.33%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 67 (21.90%) Firewall
2 64 (20.92%) DNS
3 63 (20.59%) DHCP
4 45 (14.71%) TCP/IP
5 32 (10.46%) SAN
5 32 (10.46%) WAN
6 24 (7.84%) LAN
7 21 (6.86%) VLAN
8 20 (6.54%) VPN
9 11 (3.59%) VoIP
10 10 (3.27%) SMTP
11 7 (2.29%) POP3
11 7 (2.29%) Internet
12 6 (1.96%) NAS
12 6 (1.96%) Wireless
13 5 (1.63%) IPsec
13 5 (1.63%) IP Telephony
13 5 (1.63%) Cisco IPT
13 5 (1.63%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (1.63%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (31.70%) SQL Server
2 47 (15.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (8.50%) SQL Server 2000
4 19 (6.21%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (3.59%) MySQL
6 5 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.33%) dBASE
Development Applications
1 6 (1.96%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.65%) MSI
2 2 (0.65%) JIRA
3 1 (0.33%) Subversion
3 1 (0.33%) Dreamweaver
General
1 19 (6.21%) Publishing
2 15 (4.90%) Finance
3 9 (2.94%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.61%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.29%) Legal
6 4 (1.31%) Retail
7 1 (0.33%) Marketing
7 1 (0.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 73 (23.86%) Analyst
2 64 (20.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 51 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 36 (11.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 32 (10.46%) Support Engineer
6 25 (8.17%) Server Support
7 23 (7.52%) IT Support
8 21 (6.86%) 3rd Line Support
9 20 (6.54%) Administrator
10 18 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
10 18 (5.88%) Developer
10 18 (5.88%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
11 17 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
12 16 (5.23%) Consultant
13 13 (4.25%) Technical Analyst
14 11 (3.59%) Senior Analyst
14 11 (3.59%) 1st Line Support
15 10 (3.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 10 (3.27%) IT Manager
15 10 (3.27%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.88%) .NET
2 10 (3.27%) J2EE
3 6 (1.96%) ASP.NET
3 6 (1.96%) .NET Framework
3 6 (1.96%) jQuery
3 6 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (1.63%) SOAP
4 5 (1.63%) Entity Framework
4 5 (1.63%) XML
4 5 (1.63%) XSL
4 5 (1.63%) XSLT
4 5 (1.63%) WSDL
5 4 (1.31%) Application Packaging
6 2 (0.65%) Web Services
7 1 (0.33%) CSS3
7 1 (0.33%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.33%) CSS
7 1 (0.33%) HTML5
7 1 (0.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (13.73%) Data Centre
2 37 (12.09%) Clustering
3 31 (10.13%) Blackberry
4 9 (2.94%) Thin Client
4 9 (2.94%) Fat Client
5 8 (2.61%) Statistics
5 8 (2.61%) iSeries
6 7 (2.29%) Handset
7 6 (1.96%) Mathematics
7 6 (1.96%) iPhone
8 5 (1.63%) PDA
8 5 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (0.98%) User Experience
9 3 (0.98%) PKI
9 3 (0.98%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.65%) EFT
10 2 (0.65%) Replication
10 2 (0.65%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.65%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 306 (100.00%) Windows
2 235 (76.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 65 (21.24%) Windows 7
4 50 (16.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 46 (15.03%) Windows XP
6 26 (8.50%) Windows 2000
7 25 (8.17%) Linux
7 25 (8.17%) Windows 8
8 15 (4.90%) Windows Vista
9 7 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (2.29%) Mac OS X
10 6 (1.96%) UNIX
11 5 (1.63%) Android
12 3 (0.98%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (15.69%) ITIL
2 23 (7.52%) Migration
2 23 (7.52%) Mentoring
3 15 (4.90%) Server Building
3 15 (4.90%) Project Management
4 13 (4.25%) Line Management
5 11 (3.59%) Server Hardening
5 11 (3.59%) OO
6 10 (3.27%) Risk Management
6 10 (3.27%) Incident Management
7 9 (2.94%) Capacity Management
8 8 (2.61%) Project Planning
8 8 (2.61%) Change Management
9 7 (2.29%) Information Security
10 6 (1.96%) CRM
10 6 (1.96%) MVC
10 6 (1.96%) Time Management
10 6 (1.96%) Performance Improvement
11 5 (1.63%) Network Load Balancing
11 5 (1.63%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 46 (15.03%) PowerShell
2 32 (10.46%) SQL
3 13 (4.25%) C++
4 12 (3.92%) Java
5 9 (2.94%) C
5 9 (2.94%) C#
6 8 (2.61%) PHP
6 8 (2.61%) VB
7 6 (1.96%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 74 (24.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (14.71%) MCSE
3 42 (13.73%) MCSA
4 34 (11.11%) MCP
5 33 (10.78%) MCITP
6 26 (8.50%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (7.84%) CCNA
8 21 (6.86%) MCTS
9 20 (6.54%) Security Cleared
10 16 (5.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 15 (4.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 14 (4.58%) SC Cleared
13 11 (3.59%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (2.29%) CCNP
15 6 (1.96%) Degree
16 3 (0.98%) A+ Certification
17 2 (0.65%) CCA
17 2 (0.65%) Citrix Certification
18 1 (0.33%) CCIA
18 1 (0.33%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.19%) SLA
2 5 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.33%) QA
System Software
1 182 (59.48%) Active Directory
2 96 (31.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (19.93%) Hyper-V
4 58 (18.95%) VMware ESX
5 56 (18.30%) vSphere
6 37 (12.09%) XenApp
7 34 (11.11%) XenDesktop
8 28 (9.15%) VMware ESXi
9 26 (8.50%) vCloud
10 19 (6.21%) Terminal Services
11 7 (2.29%) VMware Workstation
12 6 (1.96%) VMware Server
13 5 (1.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 5 (1.63%) NFS
14 2 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
15 1 (0.33%) Xen
15 1 (0.33%) Firmware
15 1 (0.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 52 (16.99%) SCCM
2 28 (9.15%) Backup Exec
3 26 (8.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 26 (8.50%) NetBackup
4 21 (6.86%) SCOM
5 3 (0.98%) ZENworks
6 2 (0.65%) WSUS
7 1 (0.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.33%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 186 (60.78%) VMware
2 172 (56.21%) Microsoft
3 100 (32.68%) Citrix
4 72 (23.53%) Cisco
5 30 (9.80%) Sophos
6 29 (9.48%) HP
7 28 (9.15%) Symantec
8 26 (8.50%) Veritas
9 14 (4.58%) Dell
9 14 (4.58%) CheckPoint
10 10 (3.27%) IBM
11 9 (2.94%) 3PAR
12 8 (2.61%) OpenLink
13 5 (1.63%) McAfee
14 4 (1.31%) Fortinet
14 4 (1.31%) Apple
14 4 (1.31%) SolarWinds
15 3 (0.98%) NetApp
15 3 (0.98%) Novell
15 3 (0.98%) Oracle
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Flexible benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago
Watford
Blue Town Online
Posted: 12 days ago
St. Albans
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Edge IT Consulting Limited
Salary: From £22,500 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago