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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 88 78 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 16 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.45% 1.51% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.98% 6.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 0
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -37.50%
Operating Systems Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
321 261 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 29.05% 24.62% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 290 221 177
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,650 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,250 £50,000
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 1 August 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 1 August 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
Stansted - 2 £42,500 -
Chatham - 1 £24,000 -
Sittingbourne - 1 £24,000 -
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (67.50%) MS Exchange
3 22 (55.00%) MCSE
3 22 (55.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (52.50%) Cisco
4 21 (52.50%) Firewall
4 21 (52.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 19 (47.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (45.00%) MS Excel
7 18 (45.00%) ITIL
8 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
8 17 (42.50%) Exchange Server 2010
9 15 (37.50%) CCNA
9 15 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (37.50%) VMware
10 14 (35.00%) SolarWinds
11 13 (32.50%) Citrix
11 13 (32.50%) SQL
11 13 (32.50%) MCSA
12 12 (30.00%) Foglight
12 12 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
12 12 (30.00%) vSphere
13 11 (27.50%) XenApp
13 11 (27.50%) XenDesktop
13 11 (27.50%) Problem Management
13 11 (27.50%) WAN
14 10 (25.00%) CheckPoint
14 10 (25.00%) MPLS
14 10 (25.00%) OSPF

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (67.50%) MS Exchange
2 21 (52.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 17 (42.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (22.50%) IIS
6 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.50%) Lync
7 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 18 (45.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.00%) IaaS
3 3 (7.50%) Office 365
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (52.50%) Firewall
2 11 (27.50%) WAN
3 10 (25.00%) MPLS
3 10 (25.00%) OSPF
3 10 (25.00%) BGP
3 10 (25.00%) LAN
4 9 (22.50%) BIG-IP
5 8 (20.00%) SAN
6 7 (17.50%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (12.50%) FTP
8 4 (10.00%) VoIP
8 4 (10.00%) DHCP
8 4 (10.00%) VPN
9 3 (7.50%) iSCSI
9 3 (7.50%) Wireless
10 2 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (5.00%) VLAN
10 2 (5.00%) DNS
10 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
11 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) SSDT
2 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) NuGet
1 3 (7.50%) MSBuild
1 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 11 (27.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (27.50%) Support Analyst
2 11 (27.50%) Analyst
3 10 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 8 (20.00%) Network Engineer
6 7 (17.50%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 7 (17.50%) Senior Network Support
6 7 (17.50%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 7 (17.50%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 7 (17.50%) Network Support
6 7 (17.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (17.50%) Senior Support Engineer
6 7 (17.50%) Network Support Engineer
6 7 (17.50%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) .NET
1 3 (7.50%) WCF
2 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Clustering
2 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (47.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (17.50%) Windows 8
5 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
6 5 (12.50%) Windows XP
7 2 (5.00%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.50%) Linux
8 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) ITIL
2 11 (27.50%) Problem Management
3 10 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (22.50%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.50%) DevOps
6 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (7.50%) Network Design
6 3 (7.50%) Data Protection
6 3 (7.50%) Scrum
7 2 (5.00%) Project Management
8 1 (2.50%) Software Deployment
8 1 (2.50%) Operations Management
8 1 (2.50%) Time Management
8 1 (2.50%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) SQL
2 6 (15.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
3 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.50%) Python
4 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (55.00%) MCSE
1 22 (55.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (37.50%) CCNA
2 15 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (32.50%) MCSA
4 10 (25.00%) CCNP
4 10 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (12.50%) Degree
6 3 (7.50%) MCITP
7 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
7 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.50%) MCP
8 1 (2.50%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
1 1 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (30.00%) vSphere
3 11 (27.50%) XenApp
3 11 (27.50%) XenDesktop
4 8 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (7.50%) VirtualBox
6 2 (5.00%) VMware ESX
6 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (5.00%) VMware Server
7 1 (2.50%) DFS Replication
7 1 (2.50%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 12 (30.00%) Foglight
2 10 (25.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 8 (20.00%) Backup Exec
3 8 (20.00%) SCCM
3 8 (20.00%) SCOM
4 3 (7.50%) Vagrant
4 3 (7.50%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.50%) SCDPM
5 1 (2.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.50%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 21 (52.50%) Cisco
2 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
3 15 (37.50%) VMware
4 14 (35.00%) SolarWinds
5 13 (32.50%) Citrix
6 10 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 10 (25.00%) F5
7 9 (22.50%) Veeam
8 2 (5.00%) Apple
8 2 (5.00%) Mercator
8 2 (5.00%) Symantec
9 1 (2.50%) HP
9 1 (2.50%) McAfee
9 1 (2.50%) Sophos
9 1 (2.50%) Brocade
9 1 (2.50%) Kaspersky
9 1 (2.50%) WatchGuard
Tonbridge, Kent
Hadlow College
Salary: From £17,471 to £19,969 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
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Salary: Up to UKP 32000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38 £55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gillingham, Kent
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Salary: Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £15,000 to £16,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago