The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 87 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 25 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.97% 0.50% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.45% 2.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 0
Average salary £45,000 £27,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 -
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Operating Systems Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
296 286 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.31% 23.87% 27.81%
Number of salaries quoted 231 248 207
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £54,100 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2012
South East

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells - 8 £47,500 - 1
Chatham - 3 £57,500 -
Dartford - 3 £32,500 -
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (73.68%) MS Exchange
3 27 (71.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (68.42%) VMware
4 26 (68.42%) Active Directory
5 23 (60.53%) Cisco
5 23 (60.53%) Firewall
6 21 (55.26%) ITIL
6 21 (55.26%) Citrix
6 21 (55.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (55.26%) Exchange Server 2010
7 19 (50.00%) MCSE
8 18 (47.37%) vSphere
8 18 (47.37%) Exchange Server 2013
9 17 (44.74%) Exchange Server 2007
10 16 (42.11%) CCNA
10 16 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
11 14 (36.84%) MCSA
11 14 (36.84%) MS Excel
11 14 (36.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 14 (36.84%) XenApp
12 13 (34.21%) XenDesktop
12 13 (34.21%) WAN
12 13 (34.21%) LAN
13 12 (31.58%) CCNP
13 12 (31.58%) BGP
13 12 (31.58%) CheckPoint
13 12 (31.58%) MPLS
13 12 (31.58%) OSPF
13 12 (31.58%) SolarWinds

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 28 (73.68%) MS Exchange
2 21 (55.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (47.37%) Exchange Server 2013
4 17 (44.74%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (10.53%) IIS
6 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
7 2 (5.26%) Lync
8 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (36.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (60.53%) Firewall
2 13 (34.21%) WAN
2 13 (34.21%) LAN
3 12 (31.58%) MPLS
3 12 (31.58%) OSPF
3 12 (31.58%) BGP
4 11 (28.95%) BIG-IP
5 9 (23.68%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (21.05%) SAN
7 4 (10.53%) FTP
8 3 (7.89%) iSCSI
9 2 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (5.26%) NAS
9 2 (5.26%) Wireless
9 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
10 1 (2.63%) VPN
10 1 (2.63%) VoIP
10 1 (2.63%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) SSDT
2 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (7.89%) MSBuild
1 3 (7.89%) NuGet
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) 3rd Line Support
2 9 (23.68%) Support Engineer
2 9 (23.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (23.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Network Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) Senior Network Support
4 7 (18.42%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) Senior Support Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) Network Support
4 7 (18.42%) Network Support Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Support Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) .NET
1 3 (7.89%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Clustering
2 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.26%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.63%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.63%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (71.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.26%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) ITIL
2 12 (31.58%) Problem Management
3 10 (26.32%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (23.68%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (7.89%) Scrum
6 3 (7.89%) Network Design
7 1 (2.63%) Operations Management
7 1 (2.63%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.63%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.63%) Migration
7 1 (2.63%) Project Management
7 1 (2.63%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.63%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
2 3 (7.89%) Python
2 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
2 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (55.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (50.00%) MCSE
3 16 (42.11%) CCNA
3 16 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (36.84%) MCSA
4 14 (36.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (31.58%) CCNP
6 3 (7.89%) Degree
7 2 (5.26%) MCITP
8 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 18 (47.37%) vSphere
3 14 (36.84%) XenApp
4 13 (34.21%) XenDesktop
5 8 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (15.79%) Hyper-V
7 4 (10.53%) VMware ESX
8 3 (7.89%) VirtualBox
8 3 (7.89%) Terminal Services
9 2 (5.26%) DFS Replication
10 1 (2.63%) VMware Server
10 1 (2.63%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 12 (31.58%) SolarWinds Orion
2 11 (28.95%) Foglight
2 11 (28.95%) Backup Exec
3 10 (26.32%) SCCM
3 10 (26.32%) SCOM
4 3 (7.89%) Vagrant
4 3 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (68.42%) VMware
2 23 (60.53%) Cisco
3 21 (55.26%) Citrix
4 12 (31.58%) SolarWinds
4 12 (31.58%) F5
4 12 (31.58%) CheckPoint
5 10 (26.32%) Veeam
6 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
7 3 (7.89%) HP
8 2 (5.26%) Mercator
8 2 (5.26%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.63%) Kaspersky
9 1 (2.63%) NetApp
9 1 (2.63%) Brocade
9 1 (2.63%) WatchGuard
9 1 (2.63%) Symantec
9 1 (2.63%) McAfee
9 1 (2.63%) EMC
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