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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 26 47 49
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 26 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 7.83% 2.20% 0.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.89% 8.57% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 26 9 1
Average salary £38,750 £65,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.38% +30.00%
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
87 105 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 26.20% 25.61% 35.38%
Number of salaries quoted 82 83 118
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -5.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £65,000
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 3 September 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Luton

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (73.53%) Microsoft
3 24 (70.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (67.65%) ITIL
5 21 (61.76%) Capacity Planning
6 20 (58.82%) Microsoft Azure
7 19 (55.88%) SAN
8 18 (52.94%) Citrix
9 17 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 16 (47.06%) Office 365
11 15 (44.12%) SharePoint
11 15 (44.12%) Degree
12 14 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2007
12 14 (41.18%) MS Exchange
13 13 (38.24%) VMware
14 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (35.29%) Active Directory
14 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
14 12 (35.29%) SQL
14 12 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2013
15 11 (32.35%) Cisco
15 11 (32.35%) iSCSI
15 11 (32.35%) Terminal Services
15 11 (32.35%) Migration
16 10 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
16 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
16 10 (29.41%) ITIL Certification
17 9 (26.47%) DHCP
17 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
18 8 (23.53%) MCSE

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 15 (44.12%) SharePoint
2 14 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 14 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (20.59%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (17.65%) Lync
6 2 (5.88%) IIS
6 2 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (5.88%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (58.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (47.06%) Office 365
3 2 (5.88%) IaaS
3 2 (5.88%) SaaS
3 2 (5.88%) PaaS
4 1 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 19 (55.88%) SAN
2 11 (32.35%) iSCSI
3 9 (26.47%) DHCP
3 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
4 7 (20.59%) DNS
5 6 (17.65%) PBX
6 3 (8.82%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (20.59%) Azure SQL Database
1 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (17.65%) Back Office
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
1 6 (17.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) DBA
1 7 (20.59%) Server Support
1 7 (20.59%) Server Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (17.65%) Administrator
3 5 (14.71%) Office 365 Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) SQL DBA
5 3 (8.82%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Service Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Support
7 1 (2.94%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Server Administrator
7 1 (2.94%) IT Services Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Support Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
1 2 (5.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (70.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (17.65%) Windows 8
5 5 (14.71%) Windows XP
6 3 (8.82%) Android
7 2 (5.88%) Windows Vista
7 2 (5.88%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) ITIL
2 21 (61.76%) Capacity Planning
3 11 (32.35%) Migration
4 10 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (20.59%) Performance Management
5 7 (20.59%) High Availability
6 6 (17.65%) Mobile Device Management
6 6 (17.65%) Identity Management
7 4 (11.76%) BCP
7 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (44.12%) Degree
3 10 (29.41%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (23.53%) MCSE
5 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
6 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
6 6 (17.65%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (5.88%) MCSA
7 2 (5.88%) CCNA
7 2 (5.88%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (35.29%) Active Directory
1 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (32.35%) Terminal Services
3 5 (14.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) SCCM
1 6 (17.65%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 25 (73.53%) Microsoft
2 18 (52.94%) Citrix
3 13 (38.24%) VMware
4 11 (32.35%) Cisco
5 7 (20.59%) Oracle
6 4 (11.76%) Mitel
7 2 (5.88%) Sitecore
8 1 (2.94%) Akamai