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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 28 65 50
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 28 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 6.45% 1.55% 2.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.82% 7.38% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 9
Average salary £34,750 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.89% +2.63%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -7.33%
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
88 122 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 20.28% 21.07% 20.87%
Number of salaries quoted 75 107 66
Average salary £32,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 July 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Leicester

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (94.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (77.78%) Microsoft
4 40 (74.07%) Clustering
5 34 (62.96%) VMware
6 33 (61.11%) Active Directory
6 33 (61.11%) Hyper-V
7 30 (55.56%) Change Management
8 29 (53.70%) HP
8 29 (53.70%) Dell
8 29 (53.70%) IIS
9 27 (50.00%) TCP/IP
9 27 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 25 (46.30%) Disaster Recovery
10 25 (46.30%) SQL Server
11 23 (42.59%) Problem Management
11 23 (42.59%) Incident Management
12 22 (40.74%) Linux
13 21 (38.89%) MS Exchange
14 17 (31.48%) Firewall
15 16 (29.63%) SCCM
15 16 (29.63%) MS Excel
16 15 (27.78%) Data Protection
17 14 (25.93%) SCOM
17 14 (25.93%) Altiris
17 14 (25.93%) SQL
17 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
18 13 (24.07%) Cisco
18 13 (24.07%) PCI DSS
18 13 (24.07%) PowerShell

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 29 (53.70%) IIS
2 21 (38.89%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.85%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (29.63%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.85%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 17 (31.48%) Firewall
3 12 (22.22%) SAN
4 8 (14.81%) CTI
4 8 (14.81%) PBX
4 8 (14.81%) VoIP
5 5 (9.26%) WAN
5 5 (9.26%) LAN
6 2 (3.70%) DNS
7 1 (1.85%) VPN
7 1 (1.85%) DHCP
7 1 (1.85%) Internet
7 1 (1.85%) Wireless
7 1 (1.85%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.85%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (46.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Visual Studio
1 3 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
1 4 (7.41%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) French Language
2 3 (5.56%) German Language
2 3 (5.56%) Italian Language
2 3 (5.56%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (55.56%) Systems Engineer
2 18 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 12 (22.22%) Network Engineer
4 11 (20.37%) Security Engineer
5 8 (14.81%) VoIP Engineer
6 7 (12.96%) Senior Security Engineer
6 7 (12.96%) Senior VoIP Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Support Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) IT Manager
9 3 (5.56%) Graduate
9 3 (5.56%) Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) Senior Support Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
10 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 2 (3.70%) Senior Server Support Engineer
10 2 (3.70%) AWS Developer
10 2 (3.70%) IT Support
10 2 (3.70%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) .NET
2 3 (5.56%) .NET Framework
2 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 3 (5.56%) SOAP
2 3 (5.56%) Web Services
2 3 (5.56%) REST
3 2 (3.70%) XML
4 1 (1.85%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.85%) ADO.NET
4 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 40 (74.07%) Clustering
2 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.85%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.85%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (94.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (40.74%) Linux
4 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (7.41%) Solaris
6 3 (5.56%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.70%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (55.56%) Change Management
2 25 (46.30%) Disaster Recovery
3 23 (42.59%) Incident Management
3 23 (42.59%) Problem Management
4 15 (27.78%) Data Protection
5 5 (9.26%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.56%) Service Management
7 2 (3.70%) ITIL
7 2 (3.70%) OO
8 1 (1.85%) Project Management
8 1 (1.85%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.85%) Multithreading
8 1 (1.85%) Network Load Balancing
8 1 (1.85%) MVC
8 1 (1.85%) Migration
8 1 (1.85%) TDD
8 1 (1.85%) Asset Management
8 1 (1.85%) Ethical Hacking
8 1 (1.85%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (1.85%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.93%) SQL
2 13 (24.07%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.56%) C#
4 2 (3.70%) Java
4 2 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) MCP
1 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (18.52%) MCSE
3 3 (5.56%) Degree
4 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (24.07%) PCI DSS
2 12 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (61.11%) Hyper-V
1 33 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 27 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.85%) XenApp
3 1 (1.85%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.85%) vSphere
3 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (29.63%) SCCM
2 14 (25.93%) SCOM
Vendors
1 42 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 34 (62.96%) VMware
3 29 (53.70%) HP
3 29 (53.70%) Dell
4 14 (25.93%) Altiris
5 13 (24.07%) Cisco
6 10 (18.52%) IBM
7 9 (16.67%) EMC
8 2 (3.70%) Citrix
9 1 (1.85%) NetApp
9 1 (1.85%) Sun
9 1 (1.85%) Google
9 1 (1.85%) Dell Compellent
9 1 (1.85%) Oracle