The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 43 85 68
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -17
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 33 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.65% 1.17% 1.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.15% 5.05% 6.17%
Number of salaries quoted 26 10 9
Average salary £40,250 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.20% +2.63%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Windows Server 2012
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Operating Systems Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
156 218 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 21.97% 23.17% 23.62%
Number of salaries quoted 125 207 133
Average salary £33,500 £39,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.10% +6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £27,500 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Leicestershire region.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +38 32 £40,500 +3.84% 1
Windows Server 2012
East Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 65 (98.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 53 (80.30%) Microsoft
4 51 (77.27%) Clustering
5 50 (75.76%) Active Directory
6 49 (74.24%) Hyper-V
7 47 (71.21%) VMware
8 42 (63.64%) IIS
9 41 (62.12%) TCP/IP
9 41 (62.12%) Change Management
10 40 (60.61%) VMware Infrastructure
11 37 (56.06%) Disaster Recovery
11 37 (56.06%) HP
11 37 (56.06%) Dell
11 37 (56.06%) MS Exchange
12 36 (54.55%) SQL Server
13 35 (53.03%) Incident Management
13 35 (53.03%) Problem Management
14 33 (50.00%) SCCM
15 29 (43.94%) PowerShell
15 29 (43.94%) Altiris
16 28 (42.42%) Data Protection
17 27 (40.91%) MS Excel
18 24 (36.36%) Linux
19 22 (33.33%) PCI DSS
20 21 (31.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
21 20 (30.30%) SAN
21 20 (30.30%) SCOM
22 19 (28.79%) IBM
23 18 (27.27%) EMC

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 42 (63.64%) IIS
2 37 (56.06%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.52%) SAS
6 1 (1.52%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 27 (40.91%) MS Excel
2 8 (12.12%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) Office 365
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.52%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 41 (62.12%) TCP/IP
2 20 (30.30%) SAN
3 17 (25.76%) Firewall
4 6 (9.09%) CTI
4 6 (9.09%) PBX
4 6 (9.09%) VoIP
4 6 (9.09%) WAN
5 5 (7.58%) LAN
6 3 (4.55%) DNS
7 1 (1.52%) VPN
7 1 (1.52%) DHCP
7 1 (1.52%) Internet
7 1 (1.52%) Wireless
7 1 (1.52%) SSH
7 1 (1.52%) VLAN
7 1 (1.52%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.52%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (16.67%) Retail
2 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.06%) Finance
3 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.52%) Back Office
3 1 (1.52%) French Language
3 1 (1.52%) German Language
3 1 (1.52%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.52%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 38 (57.58%) Systems Engineer
2 21 (31.82%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 17 (25.76%) Network Engineer
3 17 (25.76%) Security Engineer
4 13 (19.70%) Senior Security Engineer
5 7 (10.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Systems Manager
6 6 (9.09%) VoIP Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Senior VoIP Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Team Leader
8 4 (6.06%) IT Manager
9 3 (4.55%) Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
10 2 (3.03%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 2 (3.03%) IT Support
10 2 (3.03%) Administrator
10 2 (3.03%) Graduate
10 2 (3.03%) Support Technician
10 2 (3.03%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) .NET
2 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.52%) SOAP
2 1 (1.52%) Web Services
2 1 (1.52%) XML
2 1 (1.52%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 51 (77.27%) Clustering
2 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (3.03%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.52%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.52%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 65 (98.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (36.36%) Linux
4 13 (19.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (6.06%) Solaris
6 3 (4.55%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.03%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.03%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.52%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.52%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (62.12%) Change Management
2 37 (56.06%) Disaster Recovery
3 35 (53.03%) Incident Management
3 35 (53.03%) Problem Management
4 28 (42.42%) Data Protection
5 10 (15.15%) Mentoring
6 4 (6.06%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (6.06%) Information Security
7 3 (4.55%) ITIL
8 2 (3.03%) Service Management
8 2 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (1.52%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.52%) OO
9 1 (1.52%) Project Management
9 1 (1.52%) Asset Management
9 1 (1.52%) Migration
9 1 (1.52%) Supplier Management
9 1 (1.52%) Network Load Balancing
9 1 (1.52%) Server Building
9 1 (1.52%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 29 (43.94%) PowerShell
2 12 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (1.52%) C
3 1 (1.52%) C#
3 1 (1.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (13.64%) MCP
1 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (12.12%) MCSE
3 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 21 (31.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 50 (75.76%) Active Directory
2 49 (74.24%) Hyper-V
3 40 (60.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.03%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.52%) XenApp
5 1 (1.52%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (50.00%) SCCM
2 20 (30.30%) SCOM
3 2 (3.03%) SCVMM
3 2 (3.03%) SCDPM
3 2 (3.03%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 53 (80.30%) Microsoft
2 47 (71.21%) VMware
3 37 (56.06%) HP
3 37 (56.06%) Dell
4 29 (43.94%) Altiris
5 19 (28.79%) IBM
6 18 (27.27%) EMC
7 12 (18.18%) Cisco
8 2 (3.03%) Citrix
9 1 (1.52%) NetApp
9 1 (1.52%) Apple
9 1 (1.52%) Oracle
9 1 (1.52%) Sun
9 1 (1.52%) Google
9 1 (1.52%) LANDesk