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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 34 60 60
Rank change year-on-year
+26 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 27 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 6.21% 3.23% 1.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.68% 14.07% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 26 19 5
Average salary £42,000 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +16.92%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
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
114 135 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 26.21% 22.92% 19.56%
Number of salaries quoted 100 132 82
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £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 1 April 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Leicester

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 41 (100.00%) Windows
1 41 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 33 (80.49%) Microsoft
2 33 (80.49%) Active Directory
3 32 (78.05%) Clustering
4 30 (73.17%) Hyper-V
5 28 (68.29%) VMware
6 27 (65.85%) TCP/IP
7 26 (63.41%) IIS
7 26 (63.41%) MS Exchange
7 26 (63.41%) HP
7 26 (63.41%) Dell
8 24 (58.54%) SQL Server
8 24 (58.54%) SCCM
9 23 (56.10%) Disaster Recovery
9 23 (56.10%) VMware Infrastructure
10 22 (53.66%) SCOM
11 21 (51.22%) Linux
11 21 (51.22%) Change Management
11 21 (51.22%) Altiris
11 21 (51.22%) Incident Management
11 21 (51.22%) Problem Management
11 21 (51.22%) PowerShell
12 20 (48.78%) Data Protection
13 10 (24.39%) Firewall
14 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
15 7 (17.07%) SQL
15 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2003
16 6 (14.63%) WAN
17 5 (12.20%) MS Office

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 26 (63.41%) IIS
1 26 (63.41%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.20%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Office 365
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.44%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 27 (65.85%) TCP/IP
2 10 (24.39%) Firewall
3 6 (14.63%) WAN
4 5 (12.20%) LAN
5 3 (7.32%) PBX
5 3 (7.32%) SAN
6 2 (4.88%) DNS
7 1 (2.44%) Internet
7 1 (2.44%) VPN
7 1 (2.44%) Wireless
7 1 (2.44%) SSH
7 1 (2.44%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (58.54%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (51.22%) Systems Engineer
2 20 (48.78%) Network Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Security Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) IT Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Systems Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (4.88%) Support Manager
8 1 (2.44%) IT Support Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Support Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Systems Support
8 1 (2.44%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Security Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 32 (78.05%) Clustering
2 3 (7.32%) IVR
3 2 (4.88%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.44%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.44%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Windows
1 41 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 21 (51.22%) Linux
3 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (9.76%) Solaris
5 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) Disaster Recovery
2 21 (51.22%) Incident Management
2 21 (51.22%) Change Management
2 21 (51.22%) Problem Management
3 20 (48.78%) Data Protection
4 4 (9.76%) Project Management
5 2 (4.88%) ITIL
5 2 (4.88%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.44%) Change Control
6 1 (2.44%) Service Management
6 1 (2.44%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (2.44%) Migration
6 1 (2.44%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (51.22%) PowerShell
2 7 (17.07%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.44%) MCP
2 1 (2.44%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (12.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (80.49%) Active Directory
2 30 (73.17%) Hyper-V
3 23 (56.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.88%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (2.44%) XenApp
5 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (58.54%) SCCM
2 22 (53.66%) SCOM
3 2 (4.88%) SCVMM
3 2 (4.88%) SCDPM
3 2 (4.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (2.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (80.49%) Microsoft
2 28 (68.29%) VMware
3 26 (63.41%) HP
3 26 (63.41%) Dell
4 21 (51.22%) Altiris
5 5 (12.20%) Cisco
6 1 (2.44%) IBM
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle
6 1 (2.44%) Google
6 1 (2.44%) LANDesk
6 1 (2.44%) EMC
6 1 (2.44%) Citrix
6 1 (2.44%) NetApp
6 1 (2.44%) Apple
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd.
Salary: £38800 + bonus (c15%) + Pension, heathcare etc..
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £42,000 per annum + bonus, pension, other fantastic bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £38,800 per annum + bonus (c15%) + pension, heathcare etc...
Posted: 6 days ago