The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 46 57 53
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 8 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.98% 0.23% 0.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.33% 0.78% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 3
Average salary £38,750 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Windows Server 2012
Bedfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
60 129 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 14.81% 29.93% 29.05%
Number of salaries quoted 57 116 107
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £32,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Luton

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Luton region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Luton

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
4 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
5 6 (46.15%) SAN
5 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
5 6 (46.15%) VMware
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (46.15%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (46.15%) Office 365
6 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (38.46%) Cisco
6 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
7 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
7 4 (30.77%) DHCP
7 4 (30.77%) Citrix
7 4 (30.77%) SCCM
8 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (23.08%) iSCSI
8 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
8 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
8 3 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (23.08%) Terminal Services
8 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
8 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
8 3 (23.08%) DNS
8 3 (23.08%) ADSL
8 3 (23.08%) SQL

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
4 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (15.38%) Lync
5 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (7.69%) IIS
6 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (46.15%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) IaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) SaaS
2 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) SAN
2 4 (30.77%) DHCP
3 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
3 3 (23.08%) ADSL
3 3 (23.08%) DNS
3 3 (23.08%) iSCSI
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (15.38%) PBX
5 1 (7.69%) WAN
5 1 (7.69%) SMTP
5 1 (7.69%) VPN
5 1 (7.69%) FTP
5 1 (7.69%) HTTP
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (7.69%) SSL
5 1 (7.69%) MPLS
5 1 (7.69%) Firewall
5 1 (7.69%) IPsec
5 1 (7.69%) VLAN
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (15.38%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) Analyst
1 2 (15.38%) DBA
1 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
1 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) Server Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) Administrator
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) IT Support
2 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM Specialist
2 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Services Manager
2 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
2 1 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
2 1 (7.69%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
1 1 (7.69%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
1 2 (15.38%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
4 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
5 2 (15.38%) Android
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
6 1 (7.69%) Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
3 2 (15.38%) Identity Management
3 2 (15.38%) High Availability
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Security Management
4 1 (7.69%) BCP
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VBScript
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 3 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (23.08%) Terminal Services
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
4 1 (7.69%) Xen
4 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) SCCM
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Intune
3 1 (7.69%) WSUS
3 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) Citrix
5 2 (15.38%) Spiceworks
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
6 1 (7.69%) HP
6 1 (7.69%) Dell
6 1 (7.69%) Mitel