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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 30 39 43
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 8 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 3.54% 2.30% 1.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.67% 17.07% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 5
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
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 41 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 21.24% 13.44% 22.33%
Number of salaries quoted 43 38 67
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,250 £45,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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
2 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
3 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
4 10 (76.92%) MS Exchange
4 10 (76.92%) Office 365
5 9 (69.23%) MS Office
5 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (61.54%) MCSE
6 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (53.85%) SharePoint
7 7 (53.85%) SharePoint Server
7 7 (53.85%) Intranet
7 7 (53.85%) Skype for Business
7 7 (53.85%) Private Cloud
8 5 (38.46%) VMware
8 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (38.46%) Citrix
9 4 (30.77%) Cisco
9 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (23.08%) DNS
10 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
10 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
11 2 (15.38%) DHCP
11 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
11 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
11 2 (15.38%) SAN
11 2 (15.38%) Terminal Services

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 10 (76.92%) MS Exchange
2 7 (53.85%) SharePoint
2 7 (53.85%) SharePoint Server
2 7 (53.85%) Skype for Business
3 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (69.23%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (76.92%) Office 365
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Intranet
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) DHCP
3 2 (15.38%) iSCSI
3 2 (15.38%) SAN
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.69%) ADSL
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) Internet
4 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless
General
1 1 (7.69%) Back Office
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Azure Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Office 365 Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Active Directory Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Server Support
3 3 (23.08%) Server Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Active Directory Support
4 2 (15.38%) Active Directory Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Exchange Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Server Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server Support
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
5 2 (15.38%) Android
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
6 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) MCSE
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) CCA
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) Terminal Services
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Citrix
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) Draytek
4 1 (7.69%) NETGEAR
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec