The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 45 33 55
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +22
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 10 22 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.57% 5.57% 4.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.10% 22.22% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 27
Average salary £25,000 £42,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.47% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £38,550 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £47,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.08% +2.85%
Windows Server 2012
Leicestershire

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

Operating Systems Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
99 99 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 25.45% 25.06% 29.89%
Number of salaries quoted 82 92 153
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Leicester

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Leicester

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (96.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 19 (67.86%) Active Directory
5 18 (64.29%) MS Exchange
6 17 (60.71%) MS Excel
6 17 (60.71%) Windows Server
7 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
8 13 (46.43%) TCP/IP
9 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (35.71%) VMware
9 10 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
9 10 (35.71%) Windows 8
10 9 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (32.14%) Windows 7
10 9 (32.14%) SAN
10 9 (32.14%) LAN
10 9 (32.14%) WAN
11 8 (28.57%) Hyper-V
12 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
12 7 (25.00%) Linux
12 7 (25.00%) C#
12 7 (25.00%) SQL
12 7 (25.00%) .NET
12 7 (25.00%) HP
13 6 (21.43%) IIS
13 6 (21.43%) MCSA
13 6 (21.43%) Clustering
14 5 (17.86%) Problem Management

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 18 (64.29%) MS Exchange
2 10 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (21.43%) IIS
6 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (60.71%) MS Excel
2 5 (17.86%) MS Office
3 4 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (46.43%) TCP/IP
2 9 (32.14%) LAN
2 9 (32.14%) SAN
2 9 (32.14%) WAN
3 3 (10.71%) DHCP
3 3 (10.71%) DNS
4 1 (3.57%) Firewall
4 1 (3.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (14.29%) Retail
2 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.14%) Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) Advertising
4 1 (3.57%) French Language
4 1 (3.57%) German Language
4 1 (3.57%) Italian Language
4 1 (3.57%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Analyst
1 9 (32.14%) IT Support
1 9 (32.14%) Support Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Junior
5 3 (10.71%) Junior Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Junior Software Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Wintel Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Wintel Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Senior IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) .NET
2 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
3 3 (10.71%) CSS
3 3 (10.71%) HTML
4 2 (7.14%) XML
5 1 (3.57%) ADO.NET
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (3.57%) Entity Framework
5 1 (3.57%) REST
5 1 (3.57%) SOAP
5 1 (3.57%) Web Services
5 1 (3.57%) WPF
5 1 (3.57%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Clustering
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (96.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (60.71%) Windows Server
4 10 (35.71%) Windows 8
5 9 (32.14%) Windows 7
6 7 (25.00%) Linux
7 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (10.71%) Windows Vista
8 3 (10.71%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (17.86%) Incident Management
1 5 (17.86%) Problem Management
1 5 (17.86%) Project Management
2 4 (14.29%) Change Management
3 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
3 3 (10.71%) Data Protection
3 3 (10.71%) ERP
3 3 (10.71%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (10.71%) SDLC
3 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 2 (7.14%) Logistics
4 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 2 (7.14%) Project Planning
5 1 (3.57%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (3.57%) MVC
5 1 (3.57%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (3.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) C#
1 7 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) C++
2 3 (10.71%) Delphi
2 3 (10.71%) Java
2 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.71%) Pascal
2 3 (10.71%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (21.43%) MCSA
3 5 (17.86%) MCSE
4 4 (14.29%) MCP
5 3 (10.71%) MCAD
6 2 (7.14%) MCTS
7 1 (3.57%) Degree
7 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (67.86%) Active Directory
2 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (7.14%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) SCCM
1 4 (14.29%) SCOM
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (3.57%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (35.71%) VMware
3 7 (25.00%) HP
4 5 (17.86%) Dell
4 5 (17.86%) NetApp
5 4 (14.29%) Cisco
5 4 (14.29%) Oracle
6 3 (10.71%) Altiris
6 3 (10.71%) EMC
7 2 (7.14%) SAP
8 1 (3.57%) IBM
8 1 (3.57%) Remedy
8 1 (3.57%) Veeam