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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 66 86 81
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 34 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.12% 1.36% 1.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.44% 4.64% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 32 14 15
Average salary £36,250 £41,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.12% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,450 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £46,050 £48,725
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
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
360 323 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 33.06% 29.18% 24.69%
Number of salaries quoted 314 292 222
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 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
Maidstone - 3 £35,000 -
Tonbridge - 2 £28,500 -
Chatham +3 1 £52,500 +118.75%
Dartford - 1 £35,000 -
West Malling - 1 £55,000 - 2
Whitstable - 1 £30,500 -
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 57 (86.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 45 (68.18%) VMware
4 41 (62.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 35 (53.03%) Microsoft
6 33 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 28 (42.42%) MS Exchange
8 27 (40.91%) SAN
8 27 (40.91%) vSphere
9 26 (39.39%) Cisco
10 24 (36.36%) Active Directory
11 23 (34.85%) MS Excel
11 23 (34.85%) MS Office
11 23 (34.85%) Exchange Server 2010
12 22 (33.33%) Citrix
12 22 (33.33%) Firewall
13 21 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2007
14 20 (30.30%) ITIL
14 20 (30.30%) DNS
15 19 (28.79%) IIS
16 18 (27.27%) Wireless
16 18 (27.27%) NAS
17 16 (24.24%) Office 365
18 15 (22.73%) Windows 8
18 15 (22.73%) HP
19 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
19 14 (21.21%) Windows XP
19 14 (21.21%) Finance
19 14 (21.21%) XenApp
19 14 (21.21%) Veeam

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 (42.42%) MS Exchange
2 23 (34.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 19 (28.79%) IIS
5 11 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (13.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 9 (13.64%) Apache
7 8 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.52%) Lync
Applications
1 23 (34.85%) MS Office
1 23 (34.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (24.24%) Office 365
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.03%) SaaS
3 2 (3.03%) PaaS
4 1 (1.52%) IaaS
4 1 (1.52%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 27 (40.91%) SAN
2 22 (33.33%) Firewall
3 20 (30.30%) DNS
4 18 (27.27%) Wireless
4 18 (27.27%) NAS
5 13 (19.70%) VLAN
5 13 (19.70%) DHCP
6 12 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 12 (18.18%) iSCSI
7 10 (15.15%) IMAP
8 9 (13.64%) VPN
8 9 (13.64%) SMTP
8 9 (13.64%) DMZ
9 7 (10.61%) VoIP
9 7 (10.61%) WAN
10 6 (9.09%) LAN
11 5 (7.58%) Intranet
12 3 (4.55%) HTTP
12 3 (4.55%) IP Telephony
13 2 (3.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.58%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.52%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Visual Studio
1 5 (7.58%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (21.21%) Finance
2 8 (12.12%) Advertising
3 1 (1.52%) Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (28.79%) Systems Engineer
2 15 (22.73%) Support Engineer
3 14 (21.21%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 10 (15.15%) Senior Support Engineer
5 9 (13.64%) Systems Support Engineer
5 9 (13.64%) Systems Support
6 8 (12.12%) Network Engineer
7 7 (10.61%) Administrator
7 7 (10.61%) Network Administrator
8 6 (9.09%) Team Leader
8 6 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (9.09%) IT Support
9 5 (7.58%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (7.58%) .NET Developer
9 5 (7.58%) C# Developer
9 5 (7.58%) Project Engineer
9 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (7.58%) Architect
9 5 (7.58%) Developer
10 4 (6.06%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.64%) MAPI
2 8 (12.12%) .NET
3 5 (7.58%) Web Services
3 5 (7.58%) WinForms
3 5 (7.58%) WCF
3 5 (7.58%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 10 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (13.64%) iPhone
3 9 (13.64%) Replication
3 9 (13.64%) PDA
4 5 (7.58%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (6.06%) Data Centre
5 4 (6.06%) Fat Client
5 4 (6.06%) Thin Client
6 2 (3.03%) NHS
6 2 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.52%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.52%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 57 (86.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (62.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (22.73%) Windows 8
5 14 (21.21%) Windows XP
6 12 (18.18%) Windows Vista
7 11 (16.67%) Android
7 11 (16.67%) Linux
8 9 (13.64%) Mac OS
9 7 (10.61%) Windows 7
10 2 (3.03%) UNIX
11 1 (1.52%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (1.52%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.30%) ITIL
2 5 (7.58%) Asset Management
2 5 (7.58%) Systems Analysis
2 5 (7.58%) Unit Testing
2 5 (7.58%) System Testing
3 4 (6.06%) Problem Management
3 4 (6.06%) Network Design
4 3 (4.55%) Service Management
4 3 (4.55%) Migration
4 3 (4.55%) Patch Management
4 3 (4.55%) Server Monitoring
4 3 (4.55%) Incident Management
4 3 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (3.03%) Data Protection
5 2 (3.03%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (3.03%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (3.03%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.03%) Business Continuity
5 2 (3.03%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.03%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.64%) SQL
2 5 (7.58%) VB.NET
2 5 (7.58%) C#
3 4 (6.06%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (9.09%) MCSA
2 6 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (6.06%) MCSE
3 4 (6.06%) CCNA
4 3 (4.55%) CCNP
4 3 (4.55%) CCSA
4 3 (4.55%) Degree
5 2 (3.03%) MCITP
5 2 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.52%) CCA
6 1 (1.52%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.52%) MCP
6 1 (1.52%) VCAP
6 1 (1.52%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) SLA
2 3 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (40.91%) vSphere
3 24 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 14 (21.21%) XenApp
5 12 (18.18%) Hyper-V
6 11 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (15.15%) VMware ESX
8 9 (13.64%) DFS Replication
9 7 (10.61%) XenDesktop
10 3 (4.55%) vCloud
10 3 (4.55%) Terminal Services
11 2 (3.03%) XenServer
11 2 (3.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (1.52%) MDaemon
12 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 13 (19.70%) Backup Exec
2 5 (7.58%) SCCM
3 1 (1.52%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.52%) HP SIM
3 1 (1.52%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.52%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 45 (68.18%) VMware
2 35 (53.03%) Microsoft
3 26 (39.39%) Cisco
4 22 (33.33%) Citrix
5 15 (22.73%) HP
6 14 (21.21%) Veeam
7 10 (15.15%) Symantec
8 9 (13.64%) Apple
8 9 (13.64%) Draytek
9 5 (7.58%) Oracle
10 4 (6.06%) Avaya
10 4 (6.06%) Dell
10 4 (6.06%) NetApp
11 3 (4.55%) CheckPoint
11 3 (4.55%) SonicWALL
11 3 (4.55%) Intel
12 2 (3.03%) CommVault
12 2 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (3.03%) SolarWinds
12 2 (3.03%) Ruckus Wireless
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