The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Luton region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 51 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 10 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.16% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.09% - -
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -37.50%
Operating Systems Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
110 101 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 23.71% 29.97% 27.85%
Number of salaries quoted 82 91 102
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2012
Bedfordshire

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 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Luton

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (81.82%) VMware
3 6 (54.55%) MCITP
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) Citrix
4 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (45.45%) MCTS
4 5 (45.45%) Office 365
5 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
5 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) IIS
5 4 (36.36%) MCSE
5 4 (36.36%) SAN
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (27.27%) Refactoring
6 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (27.27%) MCSA
6 3 (27.27%) ITIL
6 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
6 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
6 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
6 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (36.36%) IIS
2 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) SAN
2 3 (27.27%) NAS
3 1 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) Log4Net
1 1 (9.09%) Artifactory
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) SQL DBA
2 3 (27.27%) DBA
2 3 (27.27%) Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Project Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Configuration Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
1 1 (9.09%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 1 (9.09%) CMDB
2 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
2 1 (9.09%) HACMP
2 1 (9.09%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) AIX
2 1 (9.09%) HPUX
2 1 (9.09%) Solaris
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Refactoring
2 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
2 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
2 3 (27.27%) Kimball Methodology
2 3 (27.27%) Database Security
2 3 (27.27%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) VB
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) MCITP
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (45.45%) MCTS
3 4 (36.36%) MCSE
4 3 (27.27%) MCSA
5 2 (18.18%) CCA
5 2 (18.18%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
4 2 (18.18%) XenApp
4 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
4 2 (18.18%) vSphere
5 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
5 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
5 1 (9.09%) PowerHA
5 1 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) WSUS
2 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) Wyse
4 1 (9.09%) CommVault
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) Symantec
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) Sun
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle