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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 36 52 46
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 18 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 4.43% 1.72% 4.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.66% 9.30% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 16
Average salary £28,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -7.89%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
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
73 86 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 17.98% 18.53% 29.65%
Number of salaries quoted 60 68 105
Average salary £28,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.11% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,956 £23,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 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 28 August 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Leicester

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (93.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (73.47%) Microsoft
4 31 (63.27%) Clustering
5 28 (57.14%) Change Management
5 28 (57.14%) Active Directory
6 27 (55.10%) Hyper-V
6 27 (55.10%) VMware
7 24 (48.98%) VMware Infrastructure
8 23 (46.94%) TCP/IP
8 23 (46.94%) MS Excel
8 23 (46.94%) IIS
9 22 (44.90%) MS Exchange
9 22 (44.90%) HP
9 22 (44.90%) Dell
9 22 (44.90%) Disaster Recovery
10 21 (42.86%) Problem Management
10 21 (42.86%) Incident Management
10 21 (42.86%) SQL Server
11 20 (40.82%) Linux
12 18 (36.73%) SAN
13 17 (34.69%) Microsoft Certification
13 17 (34.69%) MCP
14 16 (32.65%) MCSE
15 14 (28.57%) SCCM
16 13 (26.53%) Data Protection
16 13 (26.53%) SQL
16 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2003
17 12 (24.49%) SCOM
17 12 (24.49%) Firewall

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 23 (46.94%) IIS
2 22 (44.90%) MS Exchange
3 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.04%) SAS
5 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 23 (46.94%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) Google Apps
2 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (46.94%) TCP/IP
2 18 (36.73%) SAN
3 12 (24.49%) Firewall
4 8 (16.33%) CTI
4 8 (16.33%) PBX
4 8 (16.33%) VoIP
5 7 (14.29%) WAN
5 7 (14.29%) LAN
6 1 (2.04%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.04%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.04%) DHCP
6 1 (2.04%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
1 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
1 4 (8.16%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) French Language
2 3 (6.12%) German Language
2 3 (6.12%) Italian Language
2 3 (6.12%) Spanish Language
3 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 25 (51.02%) Systems Engineer
2 24 (48.98%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) VoIP Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Senior VoIP Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Analyst
4 7 (14.29%) Senior Security Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Support Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) IT Support Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) IT Support
7 4 (8.16%) IT Manager
7 4 (8.16%) Network Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Graduate
8 3 (6.12%) Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Support Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Support Technician
9 2 (4.08%) Administrator
9 2 (4.08%) Junior
9 2 (4.08%) Server Support
9 2 (4.08%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) .NET
2 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.12%) SOAP
2 3 (6.12%) Web Services
2 3 (6.12%) .NET Framework
2 3 (6.12%) REST
3 2 (4.08%) XML
4 1 (2.04%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.04%) CSS
4 1 (2.04%) ADO.NET
4 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (63.27%) Clustering
2 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.04%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.04%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (93.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (40.82%) Linux
4 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (14.29%) Windows 8
6 6 (12.24%) Windows 7
7 4 (8.16%) Solaris
8 2 (4.08%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (57.14%) Change Management
2 22 (44.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 21 (42.86%) Incident Management
3 21 (42.86%) Problem Management
4 13 (26.53%) Data Protection
5 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.12%) Service Management
7 2 (4.08%) ITIL
7 2 (4.08%) OO
8 1 (2.04%) ERP
8 1 (2.04%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.04%) Multithreading
8 1 (2.04%) MVC
8 1 (2.04%) Migration
8 1 (2.04%) TDD
8 1 (2.04%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.04%) Ethical Hacking
8 1 (2.04%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (2.04%) Logistics
8 1 (2.04%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.53%) SQL
2 5 (10.20%) PowerShell
3 4 (8.16%) C#
4 2 (4.08%) Java
4 2 (4.08%) C
5 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (34.69%) MCP
1 17 (34.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (32.65%) MCSE
3 3 (6.12%) Degree
4 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.37%) PCI DSS
2 8 (16.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 27 (55.10%) Hyper-V
3 24 (48.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.04%) XenApp
4 1 (2.04%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.04%) vSphere
4 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (28.57%) SCCM
2 12 (24.49%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (73.47%) Microsoft
2 27 (55.10%) VMware
3 22 (44.90%) HP
3 22 (44.90%) Dell
4 12 (24.49%) Altiris
5 10 (20.41%) IBM
6 9 (18.37%) EMC
6 9 (18.37%) Cisco
7 2 (4.08%) Citrix
8 1 (2.04%) NetApp
8 1 (2.04%) Oracle
8 1 (2.04%) Sun
8 1 (2.04%) Google
8 1 (2.04%) Veeam
8 1 (2.04%) Dell Compellent
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