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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 48 51 61
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 7 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.74% 0.49% 0.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.58% 1.80% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 3
Average salary £42,500 £46,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% +23.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
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
48 111 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 11.91% 27.34% 28.60%
Number of salaries quoted 45 102 125
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £52,500
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
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 1 April 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Luton

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (58.33%) VMware
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
6 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 4 (33.33%) Cisco
6 4 (33.33%) SAN
6 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (25.00%) SQL
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (25.00%) MS Office
7 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
7 3 (25.00%) ADSL
7 3 (25.00%) DHCP
7 3 (25.00%) DNS
7 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (25.00%) Office 365
7 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
8 2 (16.67%) Oracle
8 2 (16.67%) ITIL
8 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
8 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (8.33%) IIS
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) IaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
2 1 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) ADSL
2 3 (25.00%) DHCP
2 3 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (8.33%) NAS
4 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (8.33%) MPLS
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) IPsec
4 1 (8.33%) VLAN
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
4 1 (8.33%) SSL
4 1 (8.33%) FTP
4 1 (8.33%) HTTP
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) DBA
2 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Project Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) SCCM Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
1 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (16.67%) Android
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
6 1 (8.33%) Linux
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (16.67%) High Availability
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (8.33%) BCP
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Security Management
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) VBScript
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (16.67%) Terminal Services
5 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
5 1 (8.33%) Xen
5 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
2 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) Spiceworks
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) Dell
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix