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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 30 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 22 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 5.63% 2.14% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.44% 9.01% -
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 0
Average salary £38,750 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% -
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
90 111 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 23.02% 23.77% 29.88%
Number of salaries quoted 87 82 91
Average salary £37,500 £47,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.21% +5.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 31 July 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Luton

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (77.42%) Microsoft
2 24 (77.42%) Windows Server 2003
3 22 (70.97%) ITIL
4 21 (67.74%) Capacity Planning
5 19 (61.29%) Microsoft Azure
6 18 (58.06%) SAN
7 16 (51.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (51.61%) Citrix
7 16 (51.61%) Degree
7 16 (51.61%) Office 365
8 14 (45.16%) SharePoint
9 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
10 12 (38.71%) SQL
10 12 (38.71%) MS Exchange
10 12 (38.71%) VMware
10 12 (38.71%) Exchange Server 2007
10 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (35.48%) Exchange Server 2013
11 11 (35.48%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (35.48%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
12 10 (32.26%) Cisco
12 10 (32.26%) DHCP
12 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
12 10 (32.26%) Terminal Services
12 10 (32.26%) iSCSI
13 9 (29.03%) Migration
14 8 (25.81%) DNS
14 8 (25.81%) SQL Server

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 14 (45.16%) SharePoint
2 12 (38.71%) MS Exchange
2 12 (38.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (35.48%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (22.58%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (19.35%) Lync
6 2 (6.45%) IIS
7 1 (3.23%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (3.23%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (61.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (51.61%) Office 365
3 3 (9.68%) IaaS
3 3 (9.68%) SaaS
3 3 (9.68%) PaaS
4 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 18 (58.06%) SAN
2 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
2 10 (32.26%) DHCP
2 10 (32.26%) iSCSI
3 8 (25.81%) DNS
4 6 (19.35%) PBX
5 4 (12.90%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (3.23%) ADSL
6 1 (3.23%) FTP
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (22.58%) Azure SQL Database
2 7 (22.58%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (12.90%) Back Office
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
1 4 (12.90%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) DBA
1 7 (22.58%) Server Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Administrator
3 5 (16.13%) Office 365 Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) SQL DBA
4 4 (12.90%) Server Support
4 4 (12.90%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (6.45%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Service Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Services Manager
7 1 (3.23%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Server Administrator
7 1 (3.23%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
1 1 (3.23%) CSS
1 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Clustering
2 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (77.42%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (22.58%) Windows 8
4 7 (22.58%) Windows XP
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Vista
5 3 (9.68%) Windows 2000
6 2 (6.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) ITIL
2 21 (67.74%) Capacity Planning
3 11 (35.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (29.03%) Migration
5 7 (22.58%) Performance Management
5 7 (22.58%) High Availability
6 6 (19.35%) Mobile Device Management
6 6 (19.35%) Identity Management
7 4 (12.90%) BCP
7 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.23%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) VBScript
2 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (51.61%) Microsoft Certification
1 16 (51.61%) Degree
2 11 (35.48%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (22.58%) MCSE
4 5 (16.13%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
5 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.23%) MCSA
6 1 (3.23%) CCNA
6 1 (3.23%) CCA
System Software
1 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
3 10 (32.26%) Terminal Services
4 4 (12.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (9.68%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) SCCM
2 6 (19.35%) Windows Intune
3 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (77.42%) Microsoft
2 16 (51.61%) Citrix
3 12 (38.71%) VMware
4 10 (32.26%) Cisco
5 7 (22.58%) Oracle
6 4 (12.90%) Mitel
7 1 (3.23%) Sitecore
7 1 (3.23%) Akamai
7 1 (3.23%) Spiceworks