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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 83 82 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 13 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.31% 1.26% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.74% 5.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 0
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
Windows Server 2012
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
274 264 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 27.57% 23.76% 23.47%
Number of salaries quoted 249 229 168
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Kent

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Kent region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Kent

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 2 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
Tunbridge Wells +25 2 £50,000 +11.11%
Sittingbourne - 1 £24,000 -
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (69.23%) MS Exchange
3 23 (58.97%) MCSE
3 23 (58.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (53.85%) Firewall
4 21 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 20 (51.28%) ITIL
5 20 (51.28%) Cisco
5 20 (51.28%) Active Directory
6 18 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
7 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
7 17 (43.59%) MS Excel
8 16 (41.03%) CCNA
8 16 (41.03%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (41.03%) VMware
8 16 (41.03%) SolarWinds
9 15 (38.46%) Citrix
10 14 (35.90%) vSphere
11 13 (33.33%) XenApp
11 13 (33.33%) XenDesktop
11 13 (33.33%) WAN
11 13 (33.33%) SQL
11 13 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
12 12 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 12 (30.77%) LAN
12 12 (30.77%) CCNP
12 12 (30.77%) CheckPoint
12 12 (30.77%) MPLS

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 27 (69.23%) MS Exchange
2 21 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 18 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (20.51%) IIS
6 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (2.56%) Lync
7 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 17 (43.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.26%) IaaS
3 3 (7.69%) Office 365
4 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (53.85%) Firewall
2 13 (33.33%) WAN
3 12 (30.77%) LAN
3 12 (30.77%) MPLS
3 12 (30.77%) OSPF
3 12 (30.77%) BGP
4 8 (20.51%) BIG-IP
5 6 (15.38%) SAN
6 5 (12.82%) FTP
6 5 (12.82%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (10.26%) VPN
7 4 (10.26%) VoIP
7 4 (10.26%) DHCP
8 3 (7.69%) Wireless
8 3 (7.69%) iSCSI
9 2 (5.13%) VLAN
9 2 (5.13%) DNS
10 1 (2.56%) SSL
10 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
10 1 (2.56%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) SSDT
2 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (7.69%) MSBuild
1 3 (7.69%) NuGet
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) 3rd Line Support
2 12 (30.77%) Analyst
3 10 (25.64%) Support Analyst
4 9 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (20.51%) Support Engineer
6 7 (17.95%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 7 (17.95%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (12.82%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 5 (12.82%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 5 (12.82%) Operations Engineer
7 5 (12.82%) Senior Network Support
7 5 (12.82%) Senior Network Support Engineer
7 5 (12.82%) Network Support
7 5 (12.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (12.82%) Senior Support Engineer
7 5 (12.82%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (12.82%) Network Support Engineer
7 5 (12.82%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (12.82%) Network Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) .NET
1 3 (7.69%) WCF
2 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Clustering
2 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.56%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (15.38%) Windows 8
5 5 (12.82%) Windows 7
6 4 (10.26%) Windows XP
7 2 (5.13%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.56%) Linux
8 1 (2.56%) UNIX
8 1 (2.56%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) ITIL
2 12 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (20.51%) Problem Management
3 8 (20.51%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (12.82%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.69%) Data Protection
5 3 (7.69%) DevOps
5 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (7.69%) Scrum
5 3 (7.69%) Network Design
6 1 (2.56%) Time Management
6 1 (2.56%) Migration
6 1 (2.56%) Project Management
6 1 (2.56%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 3 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (58.97%) MCSE
1 23 (58.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (41.03%) CCNA
2 16 (41.03%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (30.77%) CCNP
3 12 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 11 (28.21%) MCSA
5 5 (12.82%) Degree
6 3 (7.69%) MCITP
7 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
7 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.56%) MCP
8 1 (2.56%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
1 1 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (51.28%) Active Directory
2 14 (35.90%) vSphere
3 13 (33.33%) XenApp
3 13 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 6 (15.38%) Hyper-V
5 3 (7.69%) VirtualBox
6 2 (5.13%) VMware Server
6 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (2.56%) ISA Server
7 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.56%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 12 (30.77%) SolarWinds Orion
2 11 (28.21%) Foglight
3 6 (15.38%) Backup Exec
3 6 (15.38%) SCCM
3 6 (15.38%) SCOM
4 3 (7.69%) Vagrant
4 3 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.56%) SCDPM
5 1 (2.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (2.56%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) Cisco
2 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
3 16 (41.03%) VMware
3 16 (41.03%) SolarWinds
4 15 (38.46%) Citrix
5 12 (30.77%) CheckPoint
6 9 (23.08%) F5
7 7 (17.95%) Veeam
8 2 (5.13%) Symantec
8 2 (5.13%) Apple
9 1 (2.56%) HP
9 1 (2.56%) McAfee
9 1 (2.56%) Sophos
9 1 (2.56%) Mercator
9 1 (2.56%) WatchGuard
9 1 (2.56%) Kaspersky