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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 32 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 5 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.02% 1.67% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.15% 8.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Average salary £41,250 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -15.29%
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
33 61 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 13.36% 20.40% 24.13%
Number of salaries quoted 30 60 122
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £35,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £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 30 January 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Luton

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (77.78%) VMware
4 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
6 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
7 3 (33.33%) NAS
7 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (33.33%) SAN
8 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (22.22%) MCSE
8 2 (22.22%) MCSA
8 2 (22.22%) Cisco
8 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
8 2 (22.22%) ADSL
8 2 (22.22%) ITIL
8 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
8 2 (22.22%) SQL
8 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
8 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
8 2 (22.22%) IIS
8 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (22.22%) Clustering
8 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (22.22%) IIS
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) NAS
1 3 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) ADSL
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) IPsec
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) SMTP
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) HTTP
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) SSL
3 1 (11.11%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) DBA
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) SQL DBA
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) SCCM Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Senior SQL DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Project Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 1 (11.11%) Android
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
1 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (22.22%) Dimensional Modelling
1 2 (22.22%) Refactoring
1 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (22.22%) Kimball Methodology
1 2 (22.22%) Database Security
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (11.11%) Security Management
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
1 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
1 2 (22.22%) MCSA
1 2 (22.22%) MCTS
1 2 (22.22%) MCITP
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (11.11%) Xen
5 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
5 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) WSUS
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Spiceworks
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Dell