The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 174 324 643
Rank change year-on-year
+150 +319
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 793 333 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.72% 0.75% 0.014%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.34% 2.71% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 711 308 6
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -20.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,200 £46,250
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £63,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
Windows Server 2012
England

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

Operating Systems Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12517 12269 13617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.18% 27.56% 27.41%
Number of salaries quoted 10718 10564 11915
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in London

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in London

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

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in London

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in London

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
City of London +111 202 £45,000 -10.00% 38
Bromley - 21 £37,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames -1 9 £34,000 - 1
Uxbridge +8 7 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Sidcup +2 7 £52,500 +7.14% 2
Croydon -12 4 £46,000 +16.45% 1
Hayes - 3 £42,500 -
Hounslow - 2 £21,000 -
South Croydon - 2 £47,500 -
Wembley - 2 £32,500 -
Brentford - 2 £40,000 -
Wimbledon - 2 £32,250 -
Romford +10 1 £31,500 +28.57%
Feltham +7 1 - -
Hammersmith -2 1 £55,000 +57.14%
Chiswick - 1 £42,500 -
Docklands, London - 1 £30,000 - 1
Westminster - 1 £39,000 -
Windows Server 2012
England

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 1531 (100.00%) Windows
2 1192 (77.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 923 (60.29%) VMware
4 893 (58.33%) Active Directory
5 861 (56.24%) Microsoft
6 720 (47.03%) MS Exchange
7 655 (42.78%) VMware Infrastructure
8 599 (39.12%) Windows Server 2003
9 487 (31.81%) SQL Server
10 466 (30.44%) Cisco
11 462 (30.18%) Citrix
12 432 (28.22%) Exchange Server 2010
13 414 (27.04%) Firewall
14 389 (25.41%) MS Excel
15 384 (25.08%) SAN
16 375 (24.49%) DNS
16 375 (24.49%) Finance
17 335 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
18 332 (21.69%) Linux
19 330 (21.55%) SQL
20 318 (20.77%) Hyper-V
21 292 (19.07%) ITIL
22 284 (18.55%) HP
22 284 (18.55%) Exchange Server 2013
23 283 (18.48%) DHCP
24 261 (17.05%) Exchange Server 2007
25 242 (15.81%) Windows 7
26 240 (15.68%) TCP/IP
27 239 (15.61%) MS Office
28 234 (15.28%) IIS

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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
1 720 (47.03%) MS Exchange
2 432 (28.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 284 (18.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 261 (17.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 234 (15.28%) IIS
6 171 (11.17%) SharePoint
7 144 (9.41%) Exchange Server 2003
8 120 (7.84%) Lync
9 60 (3.92%) Apache
10 46 (3.00%) Tomcat
10 46 (3.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 44 (2.87%) SharePoint Server
12 37 (2.42%) CMS
13 33 (2.16%) SharePoint 2010
14 31 (2.02%) SharePoint 2013
15 24 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2000
16 15 (0.98%) Umbraco
17 12 (0.78%) Office Communications Server
17 12 (0.78%) WorkSite
18 7 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 389 (25.41%) MS Excel
2 239 (15.61%) MS Office
3 16 (1.05%) Photoshop
4 7 (0.46%) MS Project
5 6 (0.39%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.33%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.26%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.20%) Final Cut Pro
9 2 (0.13%) InDesign
10 1 (0.065%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.065%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.065%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 32 (2.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.65%) SAP Business One
3 7 (0.46%) Google Analytics
3 7 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.13%) Sage 50
6 1 (0.065%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.065%) Exchequer
6 1 (0.065%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 172 (11.23%) Office 365
2 68 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
4 32 (2.09%) Cloud Computing
5 30 (1.96%) SaaS
6 18 (1.18%) IaaS
7 9 (0.59%) PaaS
8 7 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.065%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.065%) GitHub
9 1 (0.065%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 414 (27.04%) Firewall
2 384 (25.08%) SAN
3 375 (24.49%) DNS
4 283 (18.48%) DHCP
5 240 (15.68%) TCP/IP
6 225 (14.70%) LAN
7 188 (12.28%) WAN
8 143 (9.34%) VPN
9 117 (7.64%) NetScaler
10 92 (6.01%) Wireless
11 89 (5.81%) Cisco ASA
12 83 (5.42%) NAS
13 82 (5.36%) Internet
14 76 (4.96%) iSCSI
15 70 (4.57%) VoIP
16 68 (4.44%) VLAN
17 64 (4.18%) Cisco Nexus
18 54 (3.53%) Fibre Channel
19 38 (2.48%) Ethernet
20 24 (1.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 487 (31.81%) SQL Server
2 159 (10.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 96 (6.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 85 (5.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 65 (4.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 47 (3.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 38 (2.48%) Relational Database
8 37 (2.42%) MySQL
9 29 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
10 17 (1.11%) DB2
10 17 (1.11%) Oracle Database
11 14 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (0.85%) RDBMS
12 13 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 12 (0.78%) NoSQL
14 9 (0.59%) MongoDB
14 9 (0.59%) MS Access
15 8 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
15 8 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
16 7 (0.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 29 (1.89%) Visual Studio
2 27 (1.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (1.18%) MSI
4 13 (0.85%) TeamCity
5 11 (0.72%) InstallShield
5 11 (0.72%) AdminStudio
6 10 (0.65%) Metasploit
7 8 (0.52%) Git (software)
8 6 (0.39%) Jenkins
9 4 (0.26%) JIRA
10 3 (0.20%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 2 (0.13%) MSTest
11 2 (0.13%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (0.13%) Subversion
11 2 (0.13%) FrontPage
11 2 (0.13%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.065%) Psake
12 1 (0.065%) Ant
12 1 (0.065%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 375 (24.49%) Finance
2 120 (7.84%) Banking
3 71 (4.64%) Law
4 62 (4.05%) Telecoms
5 60 (3.92%) Legal
6 46 (3.00%) Advertising
7 43 (2.81%) Marketing
8 28 (1.83%) Retail
9 14 (0.91%) Back Office
10 12 (0.78%) Publishing
10 12 (0.78%) Manufacturing
11 10 (0.65%) Financial Institution
12 9 (0.59%) Investment Banking
13 7 (0.46%) Electronics
14 6 (0.39%) Spanish Language
15 5 (0.33%) French Language
16 4 (0.26%) Italian Language
17 3 (0.20%) Front Office
17 3 (0.20%) Multimedia
17 3 (0.20%) Billing
Job Titles
1 220 (14.37%) Support Engineer
2 197 (12.87%) Analyst
3 162 (10.58%) Administrator
4 158 (10.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 141 (9.21%) 3rd Line Support
6 122 (7.97%) Systems Administrator
7 98 (6.40%) Systems Engineer
8 93 (6.07%) Server Engineer
8 93 (6.07%) IT Support
9 91 (5.94%) Consultant
10 84 (5.49%) Support Analyst
11 66 (4.31%) Architect
12 64 (4.18%) 2nd Line Support
13 57 (3.72%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 54 (3.53%) Technical Support
15 47 (3.07%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 47 (3.07%) IT Support Engineer
16 42 (2.74%) SQL DBA
16 42 (2.74%) DBA
17 39 (2.55%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (5.16%) .NET
2 41 (2.68%) Web Services
3 33 (2.16%) HTML
4 30 (1.96%) CSS
4 30 (1.96%) Application Packaging
5 29 (1.89%) ASP.NET
6 19 (1.24%) jQuery
7 14 (0.91%) HTML5
8 13 (0.85%) Ajax
9 12 (0.78%) Middleware
9 12 (0.78%) Software Packaging
10 11 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (0.72%) .NET Framework
10 11 (0.72%) LAMP
11 9 (0.59%) XML
11 9 (0.59%) JSON
11 9 (0.59%) REST
11 9 (0.59%) CSS3
11 9 (0.59%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (0.52%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 175 (11.43%) Clustering
2 121 (7.90%) Blackberry
3 103 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
4 69 (4.51%) Management Information System
5 65 (4.25%) Hedge funds
6 60 (3.92%) Replication
7 53 (3.46%) CLARiiON
8 46 (3.00%) iPhone
9 38 (2.48%) Computer Science
10 20 (1.31%) Client/Server
11 19 (1.24%) iPad
12 14 (0.91%) EqualLogic
13 13 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
14 12 (0.78%) CMDB
14 12 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
15 10 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
15 10 (0.65%) Firmware
15 10 (0.65%) PKI
16 9 (0.59%) W3C
17 8 (0.52%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 1531 (100.00%) Windows
2 1192 (77.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 599 (39.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 332 (21.69%) Linux
5 242 (15.81%) Windows 7
6 206 (13.46%) Windows 8
7 139 (9.08%) Windows XP
8 118 (7.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 79 (5.16%) Solaris
10 65 (4.25%) UNIX
11 38 (2.48%) Mac OS X
12 35 (2.29%) Windows 2000 Server
13 34 (2.22%) Android
14 30 (1.96%) AIX
15 28 (1.83%) Mac OS
16 23 (1.50%) Apple iOS
17 21 (1.37%) Windows Vista
18 19 (1.24%) CentOS
19 12 (0.78%) SUSE
19 12 (0.78%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (19.07%) ITIL
2 102 (6.66%) Project Management
3 95 (6.21%) Migration
4 94 (6.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 75 (4.90%) Agile Software Development
6 66 (4.31%) Load Balancing
7 64 (4.18%) Change Management
8 52 (3.40%) Service Delivery
8 52 (3.40%) CRM
9 47 (3.07%) Capacity Management
10 44 (2.87%) Performance Tuning
11 43 (2.81%) Problem Management
11 43 (2.81%) E-Commerce
12 39 (2.55%) Incident Management
13 38 (2.48%) Release Management
14 36 (2.35%) Network Design
15 35 (2.29%) PRINCE2
16 34 (2.22%) DevOps
17 31 (2.02%) Kalman Filter
17 31 (2.02%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 330 (21.55%) SQL
2 230 (15.02%) PowerShell
3 68 (4.44%) VBScript
4 55 (3.59%) VB
5 42 (2.74%) JavaScript
6 36 (2.35%) C
7 35 (2.29%) Perl
8 33 (2.16%) Bash Shell
9 32 (2.09%) C#
10 29 (1.89%) Python
11 28 (1.83%) T-SQL
12 19 (1.24%) Java
13 18 (1.18%) VBA
14 13 (0.85%) Ruby
15 12 (0.78%) PHP
16 9 (0.59%) C++
16 9 (0.59%) Shell Script
17 8 (0.52%) VB.NET
18 1 (0.065%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 335 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 210 (13.72%) MCSE
3 170 (11.10%) MCITP
4 148 (9.67%) Cisco Certification
5 109 (7.12%) CCNA
6 106 (6.92%) MCSA
7 93 (6.07%) Degree
8 86 (5.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 75 (4.90%) MCP
10 54 (3.53%) Citrix Certification
11 47 (3.07%) MCTS
12 39 (2.55%) CCNP
13 29 (1.89%) VCAP
14 27 (1.76%) CCEE
15 24 (1.57%) Security Cleared
16 23 (1.50%) VCP5
17 18 (1.18%) CCA
18 17 (1.11%) SC Cleared
19 15 (0.98%) CCIA
20 14 (0.91%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (6.40%) SLA
2 23 (1.50%) QA
3 13 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.65%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.26%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.26%) JSP 440
7 2 (0.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 893 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 655 (42.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 318 (20.77%) Hyper-V
4 220 (14.37%) vSphere
5 217 (14.17%) XenApp
6 126 (8.23%) VMware ESX
7 93 (6.07%) XenDesktop
8 88 (5.75%) VMware ESXi
9 55 (3.59%) UAG
10 49 (3.20%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 43 (2.81%) Microsoft App-V
12 42 (2.74%) XenServer
13 39 (2.55%) Terminal Services
14 24 (1.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 19 (1.24%) ISA Server
15 19 (1.24%) MetaFrame
16 16 (1.05%) Terminal Server
16 16 (1.05%) VMware Workstation
17 13 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
18 11 (0.72%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 229 (14.96%) SCCM
2 173 (11.30%) SCOM
3 102 (6.66%) Backup Exec
4 58 (3.79%) WSUS
5 56 (3.66%) Norton AntiVirus
6 52 (3.40%) EMC NetWorker
7 45 (2.94%) Nagios
8 40 (2.61%) NetBackup
8 40 (2.61%) HP SIM
9 33 (2.16%) SCVMM
10 24 (1.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 24 (1.57%) SCOrch
11 23 (1.50%) Puppet
12 20 (1.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 16 (1.05%) Cacti
14 15 (0.98%) WhatsUp Gold
15 13 (0.85%) Legato
16 10 (0.65%) Nessus
16 10 (0.65%) Windows Intune
16 10 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 923 (60.29%) VMware
2 861 (56.24%) Microsoft
3 466 (30.44%) Cisco
4 462 (30.18%) Citrix
5 284 (18.55%) HP
6 166 (10.84%) Red Hat
7 150 (9.80%) NetApp
7 150 (9.80%) EMC
8 147 (9.60%) Oracle
9 137 (8.95%) Symantec
10 120 (7.84%) Dell
11 92 (6.01%) Veeam
12 70 (4.57%) Apple
13 49 (3.20%) Infoblox
14 48 (3.14%) CheckPoint
15 47 (3.07%) Juniper
16 45 (2.94%) SolarWinds
17 37 (2.42%) Sophos
18 36 (2.35%) IBM
19 35 (2.29%) Bloomberg
City, London
QUANTICA
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £73000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
NST Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + attractive bonuses & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
NST Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits + On Call
Posted: 2 days ago
London
JM
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £73000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits.
Posted: 2 days ago