The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 63 98 140
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +42
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 116 92 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.55% 2.49% 0.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.37% 9.47% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 101 80 10
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +13.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £25,900 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Windows Server 2012
West Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
807 971 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.70% 26.23% 23.09%
Number of salaries quoted 668 776 497
Average salary £36,750 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.08% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
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 Leeds

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Leeds

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Leeds

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

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Leeds

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

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

1 172 (100.00%) Windows
2 139 (80.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 125 (72.67%) VMware
4 106 (61.63%) Microsoft
5 92 (53.49%) Active Directory
6 84 (48.84%) MS Exchange
7 74 (43.02%) VMware Infrastructure
8 65 (37.79%) Citrix
9 63 (36.63%) Exchange Server 2010
10 62 (36.05%) MS Excel
11 61 (35.47%) Exchange Server 2013
12 53 (30.81%) DNS
13 49 (28.49%) DHCP
14 47 (27.33%) Windows 7
15 45 (26.16%) SQL Server
15 45 (26.16%) Windows Server 2003
16 44 (25.58%) ITIL
17 40 (23.26%) SQL
18 39 (22.67%) Hyper-V
18 39 (22.67%) Windows 8
19 38 (22.09%) SAN
20 36 (20.93%) Microsoft Certification
21 35 (20.35%) Service Delivery
22 34 (19.77%) NetApp
22 34 (19.77%) Linux
23 31 (18.02%) Cisco
24 29 (16.86%) Exchange Server 2007
25 28 (16.28%) SQL Server 2008
26 26 (15.12%) Office 365
27 25 (14.53%) XenApp

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 84 (48.84%) MS Exchange
2 63 (36.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 61 (35.47%) Exchange Server 2013
4 29 (16.86%) Exchange Server 2007
5 23 (13.37%) SharePoint
6 20 (11.63%) IIS
7 18 (10.47%) Lync
8 12 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2003
9 9 (5.23%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 62 (36.05%) MS Excel
2 22 (12.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (15.12%) Office 365
2 5 (2.91%) SaaS
3 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.74%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 53 (30.81%) DNS
2 49 (28.49%) DHCP
3 38 (22.09%) SAN
4 23 (13.37%) Wireless
4 23 (13.37%) NAS
5 18 (10.47%) VPN
5 18 (10.47%) Firewall
6 16 (9.30%) Internet
7 14 (8.14%) TCP/IP
8 11 (6.40%) WAN
8 11 (6.40%) LAN
8 11 (6.40%) Intranet
9 8 (4.65%) VoIP
10 5 (2.91%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (2.33%) DMZ
12 3 (1.74%) VLAN
12 3 (1.74%) iSCSI
13 2 (1.16%) WebEx
13 2 (1.16%) LDAP
13 2 (1.16%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (26.16%) SQL Server
2 28 (16.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (13.37%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (5.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.58%) MySQL
6 1 (0.58%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.58%) Selenium
General
1 9 (5.23%) Finance
2 6 (3.49%) Back Office
3 3 (1.74%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.74%) Legal
4 2 (1.16%) Marketing
5 1 (0.58%) Banking
5 1 (0.58%) Retail
5 1 (0.58%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (14.53%) Analyst
2 21 (12.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (11.05%) Technical Engineer
4 17 (9.88%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 16 (9.30%) Support Engineer
6 15 (8.72%) Systems Engineer
6 15 (8.72%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 15 (8.72%) IT Support
7 12 (6.98%) Support Technician
7 12 (6.98%) Consultant
8 11 (6.40%) IT Support Technician
9 10 (5.81%) Senior Analyst
10 9 (5.23%) Infrastructure Manager
11 8 (4.65%) Server Engineer
11 8 (4.65%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
12 7 (4.07%) 3rd Line Support
13 6 (3.49%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 5 (2.91%) Support Analyst
14 5 (2.91%) Network Engineer
14 5 (2.91%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.49%) Application Packaging
2 4 (2.33%) .NET
2 4 (2.33%) COM
3 1 (0.58%) CSS
3 1 (0.58%) Web Services
3 1 (0.58%) XML
3 1 (0.58%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.53%) Data Centre
2 10 (5.81%) Clustering
3 7 (4.07%) Replication
4 6 (3.49%) IVR
5 5 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.33%) iPad
7 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.58%) CMDB
8 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.58%) User Experience
8 1 (0.58%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 172 (100.00%) Windows
2 139 (80.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (27.33%) Windows 7
4 45 (26.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 39 (22.67%) Windows 8
6 34 (19.77%) Linux
7 22 (12.79%) UNIX
8 21 (12.21%) Windows XP
9 6 (3.49%) Android
10 4 (2.33%) AIX
11 2 (1.16%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.58%) HPUX
12 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.58%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (25.58%) ITIL
2 35 (20.35%) Service Delivery
3 21 (12.21%) Technical Architecture
4 18 (10.47%) Change Control
5 17 (9.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (5.81%) Mentoring
7 9 (5.23%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (4.65%) Load Balancing
8 8 (4.65%) Service Management
8 8 (4.65%) Server Hardening
9 7 (4.07%) Patch Management
9 7 (4.07%) Business Continuity
10 6 (3.49%) Change Management
10 6 (3.49%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (2.91%) Software Distribution
11 5 (2.91%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (2.91%) Project Management
11 5 (2.91%) PRINCE2
11 5 (2.91%) Migration
11 5 (2.91%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (23.26%) SQL
2 23 (13.37%) PowerShell
3 10 (5.81%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (20.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (11.05%) MCSE
3 16 (9.30%) MCSA
4 10 (5.81%) CCNA
4 10 (5.81%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (4.07%) CCNP
6 6 (3.49%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (3.49%) Security Cleared
7 5 (2.91%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.33%) MCP
9 3 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.74%) A+ Certification
9 3 (1.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.16%) MCITP
11 1 (0.58%) Degree
11 1 (0.58%) RHCE
11 1 (0.58%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.81%) SLA
2 8 (4.65%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.33%) QA
4 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 92 (53.49%) Active Directory
2 74 (43.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (22.67%) Hyper-V
4 25 (14.53%) XenApp
5 17 (9.88%) VMware ESX
6 12 (6.98%) vSphere
7 4 (2.33%) XenServer
8 3 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.16%) KVM
9 2 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.58%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.58%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 21 (12.21%) SCCM
2 15 (8.72%) SCOM
3 7 (4.07%) WSUS
4 6 (3.49%) SCDPM
5 4 (2.33%) SCVMM
6 3 (1.74%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.74%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (1.16%) SCOrch
7 2 (1.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (1.16%) DameWare
7 2 (1.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.58%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.58%) SCSM
8 1 (0.58%) Salt
Vendors
1 125 (72.67%) VMware
2 106 (61.63%) Microsoft
3 65 (37.79%) Citrix
4 34 (19.77%) NetApp
5 31 (18.02%) Cisco
6 17 (9.88%) Civica
6 17 (9.88%) CommVault
7 14 (8.14%) HP
8 9 (5.23%) Lotus
9 7 (4.07%) Dell
9 7 (4.07%) Meraki
9 7 (4.07%) Sophos
10 6 (3.49%) Riverbed
10 6 (3.49%) IBM
11 5 (2.91%) Avaya
12 4 (2.33%) Veeam
13 3 (1.74%) Symantec
13 3 (1.74%) Oracle
13 3 (1.74%) Intel
14 1 (0.58%) EMC
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £29000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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