The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 61 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 6 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.08% 4.36% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.36% 19.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 0
Average salary £40,750 £38,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.23% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -37.50%
Operating Systems Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
112 82 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 20.14% 22.34% 29.24%
Number of salaries quoted 96 75 114
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,998
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows Server 2012
Leicestershire

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 24 July 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Leicester

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (90.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (86.36%) Active Directory
4 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
5 16 (72.73%) DNS
5 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
5 16 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (68.18%) VMware
7 13 (59.09%) Clustering
7 13 (59.09%) SCOM
7 13 (59.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (59.09%) SAN
7 13 (59.09%) TCP/IP
7 13 (59.09%) MS Exchange
7 13 (59.09%) vSphere
8 12 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2007
9 11 (50.00%) SCCM
9 11 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (50.00%) Citrix
9 11 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 10 (45.45%) HP
10 10 (45.45%) Dell
10 10 (45.45%) Change Management
10 10 (45.45%) IIS
10 10 (45.45%) Linux
10 10 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
10 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (45.45%) PowerShell
10 10 (45.45%) XenApp

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 13 (59.09%) MS Exchange
2 12 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (45.45%) IIS
4 10 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
6 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (4.55%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (72.73%) DNS
2 13 (59.09%) SAN
2 13 (59.09%) TCP/IP
3 9 (40.91%) NetScaler
4 7 (31.82%) Internet
5 3 (13.64%) PBX
5 3 (13.64%) VoIP
5 3 (13.64%) WAN
5 3 (13.64%) Firewall
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (9.09%) Wireless
6 2 (9.09%) DHCP
6 2 (9.09%) LAN
7 1 (4.55%) NetScreen
7 1 (4.55%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 13 (59.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) OLTP
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.55%) Selenium
1 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 9 (40.91%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Voice Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) DBA
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (4.55%) SQL DBA
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
1 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.55%) CSS
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) WCF
1 1 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (4.55%) Ember.js
1 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (4.55%) CSS3
1 1 (4.55%) HTML5
1 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (90.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (45.45%) Linux
5 3 (13.64%) Windows XP
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Change Management
2 9 (40.91%) Data Protection
3 8 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (31.82%) Problem Management
4 7 (31.82%) Incident Management
4 7 (31.82%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.09%) High Availability
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (4.55%) CRM
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.55%) MOF
6 1 (4.55%) MVC
6 1 (4.55%) Migration
6 1 (4.55%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.55%) Change Data Capture
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) PowerShell
2 9 (40.91%) VBScript
3 2 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) GWAPT
1 2 (9.09%) GPEN
1 2 (9.09%) CEH
1 2 (9.09%) GCIA
1 2 (9.09%) GSEC
1 2 (9.09%) GCFW
1 2 (9.09%) GCWN
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) CCA
2 1 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.55%) MCITP
2 1 (4.55%) CCEE
2 1 (4.55%) CCIA
2 1 (4.55%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (86.36%) Active Directory
2 13 (59.09%) vSphere
3 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (45.45%) XenApp
4 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.55%) ISA Server
5 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.55%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 13 (59.09%) SCOM
2 11 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 15 (68.18%) VMware
3 11 (50.00%) Citrix
4 10 (45.45%) HP
4 10 (45.45%) Dell
5 7 (31.82%) Altiris
6 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
6 2 (9.09%) Fortinet
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco
6 2 (9.09%) SAP
7 1 (4.55%) EMC
7 1 (4.55%) NetApp
7 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com