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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 44 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 9 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.21% 0.29% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.00% 0.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
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
100 121 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 24.51% 34.67% 32.33%
Number of salaries quoted 79 112 124
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 27 August 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Luton

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (84.62%) VMware
3 8 (61.54%) MCITP
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (53.85%) SQL
4 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (53.85%) MCTS
5 6 (46.15%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
5 6 (46.15%) IIS
5 6 (46.15%) MCSE
5 6 (46.15%) SAN
5 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
5 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (38.46%) Refactoring
6 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
6 5 (38.46%) Citrix
6 5 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
6 5 (38.46%) MCSA
6 5 (38.46%) ITIL
6 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2
6 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
6 5 (38.46%) Office 365
6 5 (38.46%) Kimball Methodology
6 5 (38.46%) Database Security

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 6 (46.15%) IIS
2 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (7.69%) Confluence
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) SAN
2 5 (38.46%) NAS
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Log4Net
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.69%) Artifactory
General
1 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) DBA
1 5 (38.46%) SQL DBA
1 5 (38.46%) Administrator
2 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Project Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior SQL DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Configuration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
1 1 (7.69%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) CMDB
2 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.69%) HP Superdome
2 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
2 1 (7.69%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) AIX
2 1 (7.69%) HPUX
2 1 (7.69%) Solaris
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (46.15%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (38.46%) Kimball Methodology
2 5 (38.46%) Database Security
2 5 (38.46%) Refactoring
2 5 (38.46%) Dimensional Modelling
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2
2 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) VB
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (61.54%) MCITP
2 7 (53.85%) MCTS
3 6 (46.15%) MCSE
4 5 (38.46%) MCSA
5 2 (15.38%) CCA
5 2 (15.38%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
4 2 (15.38%) XenApp
4 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
4 2 (15.38%) vSphere
5 1 (7.69%) PowerHA
5 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
5 1 (7.69%) VMware Server
5 1 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Citrix
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) IBM
4 1 (7.69%) Sun
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) CommVault
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec
4 1 (7.69%) Wyse
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle