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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 98 225 466
Rank change year-on-year
+127 +241
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 1208 587 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.97% 1.39% 0.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.47% 4.95% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1089 562 122
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,600 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,700
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -17.64%
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
11534 11859 11593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 28.33% 27.99% 26.79%
Number of salaries quoted 9788 9928 9889
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 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
City of London +68 249 £42,500 -5.55% 31
Croydon +15 26 £40,000 +45.45% 3
Canary Wharf - 25 £65,000 -
Chessington -1 14 £26,750 +25.88% 2
Sidcup -1 14 £45,250 -20.61% 1
Chiswick - 9 £45,000 -
Wimbledon - 8 £40,000 -
Bromley +6 7 £23,500 -37.33%
Kingston Upon Thames 0 7 £42,500 -10.52% 4
Uxbridge -1 7 £49,500 +20.73% 1
Docklands, London - 7 £60,000 -
Wembley - 6 £33,750 -
Rainham - 5 £32,500 -
Feltham - 5 £30,000 -
Romford +1 4 £32,500 -
Twickenham 0 4 £22,000 -20.00%
Grays - 4 £19,000 -
Ealing - 4 £60,000 -
Greenwich - 4 £28,500 -
Enfield +3 3 £27,500 -45.00% 2
Hounslow - 2 £35,000 -
Hammersmith -1 1 £32,500 -
Finchley - 1 £42,500 -
Southwark - 1 - -
Barking - 1 £30,000 -
Edgware - 1 £26,000 -
Orpington - 1 £30,000 -
Windows Server 2012
England

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 2272 (100.00%) Windows
2 1812 (79.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 1397 (61.49%) Active Directory
4 1384 (60.92%) Microsoft
5 1246 (54.84%) VMware
6 1037 (45.64%) MS Exchange
7 849 (37.37%) VMware Infrastructure
8 844 (37.15%) Windows Server 2003
9 715 (31.47%) Citrix
10 660 (29.05%) Exchange Server 2010
11 639 (28.13%) SQL Server
12 635 (27.95%) Cisco
13 629 (27.68%) MS Excel
13 629 (27.68%) Windows 7
14 622 (27.38%) DNS
15 578 (25.44%) Firewall
16 502 (22.10%) Microsoft Certification
16 502 (22.10%) SAN
17 500 (22.01%) SQL
18 484 (21.30%) Hyper-V
19 447 (19.67%) DHCP
20 442 (19.45%) Finance
21 420 (18.49%) Windows 8
22 401 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
23 400 (17.61%) ITIL
24 386 (16.99%) MCSE
25 374 (16.46%) MS Office
26 365 (16.07%) SCCM
27 363 (15.98%) Exchange Server 2007
28 360 (15.85%) TCP/IP

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 1037 (45.64%) MS Exchange
2 660 (29.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 401 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 363 (15.98%) Exchange Server 2007
5 337 (14.83%) SharePoint
6 309 (13.60%) IIS
7 249 (10.96%) Lync
8 151 (6.65%) Exchange Server 2003
9 93 (4.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 74 (3.26%) SharePoint 2010
11 65 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
12 57 (2.51%) Apache
13 33 (1.45%) Office Communications Server
14 31 (1.36%) Tomcat
15 27 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
16 22 (0.97%) nginx
17 16 (0.70%) JBoss
18 12 (0.53%) WorkSite
19 8 (0.35%) WebSphere
20 7 (0.31%) FileNet
Applications
1 629 (27.68%) MS Excel
2 374 (16.46%) MS Office
3 20 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
4 19 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (0.66%) MS Visio
6 13 (0.57%) MS Project
7 2 (0.088%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.044%) Final Cut Pro
8 1 (0.044%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.044%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.044%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 51 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (1.10%) Remedy ITSM
3 10 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.18%) Eikon
5 3 (0.13%) SAP BPC
5 3 (0.13%) Sage 50
5 3 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.13%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.088%) HiPortfolio
7 1 (0.044%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.044%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.044%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.044%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.044%) ReMetrica
7 1 (0.044%) RiskWrite
Cloud Services
1 327 (14.39%) Office 365
2 155 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
4 37 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
5 30 (1.32%) IaaS
6 20 (0.88%) SaaS
7 18 (0.79%) PaaS
8 10 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (0.31%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.044%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.044%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 622 (27.38%) DNS
2 578 (25.44%) Firewall
3 502 (22.10%) SAN
4 447 (19.67%) DHCP
5 360 (15.85%) TCP/IP
6 303 (13.34%) VPN
7 302 (13.29%) WAN
8 291 (12.81%) LAN
9 182 (8.01%) Internet
10 135 (5.94%) iSCSI
11 127 (5.59%) Wireless
12 94 (4.14%) VoIP
13 92 (4.05%) NAS
14 87 (3.83%) NetScaler
15 86 (3.79%) Cisco ASA
16 62 (2.73%) MPLS
17 60 (2.64%) Fibre Channel
17 60 (2.64%) VLAN
18 58 (2.55%) Cisco Nexus
19 48 (2.11%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 639 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 227 (9.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 136 (5.99%) SQL Server 2012
4 118 (5.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 98 (4.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 70 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 58 (2.55%) MySQL
8 40 (1.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 37 (1.63%) SQL Server 2000
10 33 (1.45%) Relational Database
11 20 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
12 16 (0.70%) RDBMS
12 16 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (0.70%) DTS
13 13 (0.57%) Oracle Database
14 12 (0.53%) MS Access
15 11 (0.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 9 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
17 8 (0.35%) NoSQL
17 8 (0.35%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 35 (1.54%) Visual Studio
2 29 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (0.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 12 (0.53%) Rational DOORS
5 9 (0.40%) TeamCity
5 9 (0.40%) JIRA
6 8 (0.35%) Rational Performance Tester
6 8 (0.35%) Git (software)
6 8 (0.35%) LoadRunner
6 8 (0.35%) Facilita Forecast
7 6 (0.26%) Jenkins
7 6 (0.26%) MSBuild
8 5 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 5 (0.22%) Subversion
9 4 (0.18%) AdminStudio
9 4 (0.18%) Mercurial
9 4 (0.18%) SpecFlow
10 3 (0.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.088%) MSI
11 2 (0.088%) Hudson
General
1 442 (19.45%) Finance
2 179 (7.88%) Banking
3 104 (4.58%) Law
4 100 (4.40%) Telecoms
5 89 (3.92%) Advertising
6 77 (3.39%) Legal
7 49 (2.16%) Marketing
8 48 (2.11%) Back Office
9 27 (1.19%) Electronics
10 25 (1.10%) Retail
10 25 (1.10%) Investment Banking
11 23 (1.01%) Financial Institution
11 23 (1.01%) Manufacturing
12 17 (0.75%) Publishing
13 11 (0.48%) Games
13 11 (0.48%) Billing
14 7 (0.31%) French Language
14 7 (0.31%) Front Office
15 3 (0.13%) Local Government
16 2 (0.088%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 375 (16.51%) Support Engineer
2 330 (14.52%) Analyst
3 303 (13.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 226 (9.95%) Administrator
5 190 (8.36%) 3rd Line Support
6 170 (7.48%) Consultant
7 153 (6.73%) Support Analyst
8 151 (6.65%) IT Support
9 141 (6.21%) Systems Administrator
10 129 (5.68%) Systems Engineer
11 120 (5.28%) 2nd Line Support
12 114 (5.02%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 112 (4.93%) Technical Support
14 100 (4.40%) Server Engineer
15 90 (3.96%) DBA
16 76 (3.35%) SQL DBA
17 64 (2.82%) Technical Engineer
18 62 (2.73%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
19 61 (2.68%) Technical Consultant
19 61 (2.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (4.40%) .NET
2 50 (2.20%) Web Services
3 44 (1.94%) HTML
4 32 (1.41%) Application Packaging
5 29 (1.28%) ASP.NET
6 22 (0.97%) XML
7 18 (0.79%) LAMP
8 17 (0.75%) CSS
9 16 (0.70%) .NET Framework
10 12 (0.53%) Memcached
11 9 (0.40%) Software Packaging
11 9 (0.40%) WCF
11 9 (0.40%) SAML
12 8 (0.35%) Middleware
12 8 (0.35%) XSL
12 8 (0.35%) COM
12 8 (0.35%) jQuery
13 7 (0.31%) HTML5
14 6 (0.26%) XSLT
15 5 (0.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 188 (8.27%) Clustering
2 154 (6.78%) Blackberry
3 139 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
4 111 (4.89%) Computer Science
5 96 (4.23%) Replication
6 68 (2.99%) Hedge funds
7 45 (1.98%) Management Information System
8 37 (1.63%) iPhone
9 25 (1.10%) Open Source
10 24 (1.06%) Fat Client
10 24 (1.06%) Thin Client
10 24 (1.06%) Client/Server
11 23 (1.01%) 3D Printing
12 18 (0.79%) Digital Media
12 18 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
12 18 (0.79%) CLARiiON
13 17 (0.75%) Mobile Computing
14 16 (0.70%) EqualLogic
14 16 (0.70%) iPad
15 13 (0.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2272 (100.00%) Windows
2 1812 (79.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 844 (37.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 629 (27.68%) Windows 7
5 420 (18.49%) Windows 8
6 324 (14.26%) Linux
7 241 (10.61%) Windows XP
8 101 (4.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 96 (4.23%) Windows Vista
10 90 (3.96%) Mac OS X
11 45 (1.98%) UNIX
12 40 (1.76%) Solaris
13 34 (1.50%) Android
14 25 (1.10%) CentOS
15 24 (1.06%) Mac OS
16 23 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
17 21 (0.92%) Ubuntu
18 17 (0.75%) Apple iOS
19 13 (0.57%) Debian
20 12 (0.53%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 400 (17.61%) ITIL
2 173 (7.61%) Disaster Recovery
3 168 (7.39%) Service Delivery
4 155 (6.82%) Migration
5 101 (4.45%) Project Management
6 84 (3.70%) Load Balancing
7 79 (3.48%) CRM
8 74 (3.26%) PRINCE2
8 74 (3.26%) Performance Tuning
9 72 (3.17%) Configuration Management
9 72 (3.17%) Service Management
10 70 (3.08%) Change Management
11 64 (2.82%) Business Continuity
12 59 (2.60%) Capacity Planning
13 57 (2.51%) Problem Management
14 50 (2.20%) Network Management
14 50 (2.20%) Mentoring
15 48 (2.11%) Kalman Filter
16 42 (1.85%) Incident Management
17 41 (1.80%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 500 (22.01%) SQL
2 356 (15.67%) PowerShell
3 62 (2.73%) VBScript
4 59 (2.60%) VB
5 58 (2.55%) T-SQL
6 55 (2.42%) Perl
7 51 (2.24%) C
8 38 (1.67%) Java
9 29 (1.28%) JavaScript
10 26 (1.14%) C#
11 25 (1.10%) Shell Script
12 23 (1.01%) Bash Shell
13 19 (0.84%) VBA
14 14 (0.62%) PHP
15 12 (0.53%) Python
16 6 (0.26%) Ruby
17 5 (0.22%) VB.NET
18 3 (0.13%) R
19 2 (0.088%) PL/SQL
19 2 (0.088%) C++
Qualifications
1 502 (22.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 386 (16.99%) MCSE
3 244 (10.74%) Degree
4 211 (9.29%) MCITP
5 182 (8.01%) Cisco Certification
6 159 (7.00%) MCP
7 142 (6.25%) MCSA
8 137 (6.03%) CCNA
9 91 (4.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 86 (3.79%) VCP4
11 79 (3.48%) MCTS
12 72 (3.17%) Security Cleared
13 61 (2.68%) SC Cleared
14 56 (2.46%) CCNP
15 36 (1.58%) Citrix Certification
16 33 (1.45%) CCA
17 30 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
18 26 (1.14%) VCP5
19 13 (0.57%) DV Cleared
20 12 (0.53%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 153 (6.73%) SLA
2 27 (1.19%) QA
3 14 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.22%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.088%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.088%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.044%) HL7
6 1 (0.044%) DICOM
6 1 (0.044%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1397 (61.49%) Active Directory
2 849 (37.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 484 (21.30%) Hyper-V
4 340 (14.96%) vSphere
5 319 (14.04%) XenApp
6 132 (5.81%) VMware ESX
7 125 (5.50%) VMware ESXi
8 102 (4.49%) XenDesktop
9 69 (3.04%) Terminal Server
9 69 (3.04%) Microsoft App-V
10 56 (2.46%) Terminal Services
11 53 (2.33%) XenServer
12 36 (1.58%) VMware Server
13 35 (1.54%) Xen
13 35 (1.54%) NFS
14 34 (1.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 23 (1.01%) MetaFrame
16 21 (0.92%) ISA Server
17 19 (0.84%) VMware Workstation
17 19 (0.84%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 365 (16.07%) SCCM
2 290 (12.76%) SCOM
3 112 (4.93%) Backup Exec
4 59 (2.60%) SCVMM
5 47 (2.07%) SCOrch
6 46 (2.02%) Nagios
7 44 (1.94%) NetBackup
8 42 (1.85%) WSUS
9 40 (1.76%) Norton AntiVirus
10 35 (1.54%) FortiGate
11 28 (1.23%) Opsview
11 28 (1.23%) Puppet
12 27 (1.19%) SCDPM
13 21 (0.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 21 (0.92%) HP SIM
14 19 (0.84%) Legato
15 17 (0.75%) ARCserve
15 17 (0.75%) EMC NetWorker
15 17 (0.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
16 15 (0.66%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 1384 (60.92%) Microsoft
2 1246 (54.84%) VMware
3 715 (31.47%) Citrix
4 635 (27.95%) Cisco
5 351 (15.45%) HP
6 198 (8.71%) NetApp
7 187 (8.23%) Dell
8 163 (7.17%) Symantec
9 160 (7.04%) EMC
10 125 (5.50%) Juniper
11 123 (5.41%) Apple
12 110 (4.84%) Red Hat
13 91 (4.01%) Veeam
14 89 (3.92%) Oracle
15 74 (3.26%) IBM
16 57 (2.51%) SolarWinds
17 56 (2.46%) CheckPoint
18 52 (2.29%) Bloomberg
19 48 (2.11%) F5
20 41 (1.80%) LANDesk
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Strong Bonuses
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c.20-25,000 + Bonus + Big Benefits Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
King & Wood Mallesons
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Circa £40,000 DOE
Posted: 3 hours ago
South West London
Education Support Professionals Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Extensive Blue-Chip Support
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Roc Search
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Training, Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
West London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 22 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £39,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Church International Ltd.
Salary: Corporate Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £50 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,500 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £42500.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
John Robertson Architects Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum commensurate with experience.
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago