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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 33 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 5 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.22% 0.99% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.20% 3.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -17.64%
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
49 84 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 21.78% 27.81% 25.38%
Number of salaries quoted 48 82 114
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £37,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (91.67%) VMware
3 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
3 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
4 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (50.00%) SAN
5 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (41.67%) MCTS
5 5 (41.67%) MCITP
5 5 (41.67%) NAS
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
5 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (33.33%) Clustering
6 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 4 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
6 4 (33.33%) Database Security
6 4 (33.33%) ITIL
6 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
6 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
6 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) Refactoring
6 4 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (33.33%) IIS
3 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) SAN
2 5 (41.67%) NAS
3 2 (16.67%) VPN
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (8.33%) HTTP
4 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (8.33%) ADSL
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) SMTP
4 1 (8.33%) SSL
4 1 (8.33%) MPLS
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) IPsec
4 1 (8.33%) VLAN
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) DBA
1 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Administrator
1 4 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Project Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior SQL DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (8.33%) HP Superdome
2 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
2 1 (8.33%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) AIX
3 1 (8.33%) HPUX
3 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 4 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
2 4 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
2 4 (33.33%) Database Security
3 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
1 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (41.67%) MCTS
1 5 (41.67%) MCITP
2 4 (33.33%) MCSE
2 4 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (8.33%) CCA
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (16.67%) Terminal Services
4 2 (16.67%) vSphere
5 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (8.33%) PowerHA
5 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
5 1 (8.33%) Xen
5 1 (8.33%) XenApp
5 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
5 1 (8.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
2 1 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) CommVault
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (8.33%) Symantec
4 1 (8.33%) Wyse
4 1 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) Sun
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle