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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 51 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 7 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.50% 3.94% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.05% 14.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 0
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
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
87 104 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 18.59% 27.30% 30.11%
Number of salaries quoted 71 98 114
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £22,500 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 20 August 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Leicester

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 14 (82.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (70.59%) VMware
3 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
3 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (64.71%) MS Exchange
5 9 (52.94%) DNS
5 9 (52.94%) SAN
5 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (52.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (52.94%) vSphere
6 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (47.06%) SCCM
6 8 (47.06%) SCOM
6 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
7 7 (41.18%) Linux
7 7 (41.18%) Clustering
7 7 (41.18%) Data Protection
7 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (35.29%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (35.29%) XenApp
8 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
8 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (35.29%) Citrix
8 6 (35.29%) VBScript

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 11 (64.71%) MS Exchange
2 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (35.29%) IIS
4 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
5 2 (11.76%) Lync
5 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
2 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) DNS
1 9 (52.94%) SAN
2 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
3 5 (29.41%) Internet
3 5 (29.41%) NetScaler
4 4 (23.53%) WAN
5 3 (17.65%) DHCP
5 3 (17.65%) LAN
6 2 (11.76%) Firewall
7 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
7 1 (5.88%) NAS
7 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
7 1 (5.88%) VPN
7 1 (5.88%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 9 (52.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.88%) OLTP
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.88%) Selenium
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) DBA
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (5.88%) SQL DBA
3 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.88%) CSS
1 1 (5.88%) X-Windows
1 1 (5.88%) WCF
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (5.88%) HTML5
1 1 (5.88%) CSS3
1 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (5.88%) Ember.js
1 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (41.18%) Linux
5 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
6 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
6 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Data Protection
2 6 (35.29%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (29.41%) Incident Management
3 5 (29.41%) Change Management
3 5 (29.41%) Problem Management
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) High Availability
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (5.88%) Capacity Management
6 1 (5.88%) Change Data Capture
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.88%) CRM
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.88%) MOF
6 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (5.88%) MVC
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) VBScript
1 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) MCSE
3 1 (5.88%) CCA
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.88%) MCITP
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) VCAP
3 1 (5.88%) CCEE
3 1 (5.88%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (52.94%) vSphere
3 6 (35.29%) XenApp
4 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.88%) ISA Server
5 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) SCCM
1 8 (47.06%) SCOM
2 1 (5.88%) SCVMM
2 1 (5.88%) SCDPM
2 1 (5.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
1 12 (70.59%) VMware
2 6 (35.29%) HP
2 6 (35.29%) Dell
2 6 (35.29%) Citrix
3 5 (29.41%) Altiris
4 2 (11.76%) SAP
4 2 (11.76%) NetApp
5 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (5.88%) EMC
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle